Lot 2865Confederacy, L. Lunsford & Son, Rectifiers of Whiskey, Petersburg, Va., green barrel cameo corner card on light buff cover to Brinkleyville N.C., blue "Petersburg Va. Aug 7" cds and "Paid" and "5" rating handstamps, original 1861 enclosure accompanies regarding whiskey and different proofs and cost, Very Fine.
C.S.A. Catalog No. VA-unlisted Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF THIS GREEN LUNSFORD WHISKEY BARREL CAMEO CORNER CARD, UNLISTED IN THE NEW CSA CATALOG.
Lot 2866Confederacy, Samuel Ayres & Son., General Commission and Forwarding Merchants, Richmond, Va., red cameo corner card on cover to Leatherwood, Va., franked with U.S. 1857, 3¢ dull red tied by "Richmond, Va., May 19, 1861" cds, Very Fine, an attractive U.S. used in the Confederacy usage.
Scott No. U.S. 26 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 2867Confederacy, Samuel Ayres & Son., General Commission and Forwarding Merchants, Richmond, Va., red cameo corner card on cover to Leatherwood, Va., with "Richmond, Va., Jul 6, 1861" cds and matching "Paid 5cts" rate handstamp; opening slit at top left edge, Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.