Lot 2358 oConfederacy, New Orleans, La., 1861, 5¢ red brown, block of 4, positions 7-8/15-16, three large margins including sheet margin at right, touching at bottom, multiple strikes of "New Orleans La, 20 Nov" cds, right pair with vertical crease ending in sealed tear at bottom, F.-V.F. appearance, ex-Skinner; with 1976 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 62X4 $2,200.
A RARE USED BLOCK OF THE NEW ORLEANS 5¢ RED BROWN ON BLUISH PAPER, THIS BLOCK OF FOUR IS THE SECOND LARGEST USED MULTIPLE.