Lot 1542Confederacy, Houston, Texas, 1861, 5¢ red. Clear provisional red handstamp and black cds on a cover to Quintana, Texas. Small cover repair, otherwise Fine.
Scott No. 40XU1 Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 1543 oConfederacy, New Orleans, La., 1861, 5¢ red brown. Top margin single with part imprint, town cancel, ample to large margins, Very Fine and choice, rarely encountered with portion of margin imprint; with 2006 C.S.A. certificate.
Scott No. 62X4 $175.
Lot 1544Confederacy, Raleigh, N.C., 1861, 5¢ red. Provisional handstamp with blue "Raleigh, N.C." double circle postmark on small Ladies' cover to Lt. Col. Beadley Johnson, 1st. Maryland Regt., in Centerville Heights, Va. (who would later become a Confederate States General), flap torn, Very Fine, a rare & unusual item, this regiment would later fight the 1st Maryland regiment attached to the Union Forces at the Battle of Gettysburg, ex-Dietz.
Scott No. 68XU1; $500 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1545Confederacy, Thomasville, Ga., 1861, 5¢ black. Well struck Provisional markings on orange cover, Extremely Fine.
Scott No. 82XU2 Estimate $500 - 750.