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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 1

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 649

Collection of Back of Book Stamps, Incl. CSA & Graf Zepps

Estimate: $400 - $500
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A collection of approximately 300 "Back of Book stamps", housed in Mystic's American Heirloom Collection album. US Airmail stamps complete up to 2008, including all three 1930 Graf Zeppelins; Special Delivery stamps complete; Postage Due stamps mostly complete; a few Official Mail stamps. A highlight of the collection is the 1861-64 Confederate States of America set, 13 of 14 CSA stamps are present, including Scott CSA #9 T-E-N Cents with expertizing certificate accompanying. Stamps are contained in album on hingeless sleeves. Size of album: 11" H x 11" W x 3" D.


Varying conditions; 1930 Zeppelins Mint Never Hinged, $.65 and $1.30 not well centered, $2.60 exceptionally centered; Scott CSA #1 (green Davis) slight cut on right; Scott CSA #2 (blue Jefferson) postmarked, thin, irregular sides; Scott CSA #3 (green Jackson) unused, thinning, close at left margin; Scott CSA #4 (blue Davis) crease at top, cut into at bottom; Scott CSA #9 (T-E-N) used, cancel removed, crease bottom left, thinned, smudge right front.

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By descent from the estate of Stanley Horn, Nashville, Tennessee.