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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=Back-of-Book, Issue/Country=U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 285E-293E, Symbol IN ("E")
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Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2007-05-22
The Saddleback Collection of U.S. Errors and Plate Blocks
E
Sale Number 935, Lot Number 20, Trans-Mississippi Issue1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Bi-color Die Essays on India (285-E8a-293-E7a), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Bi-color Die Essays on India (285-E8a-293-E7a)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Bi-color Die Essays on India (285-E8a-293-E7a). Complete set of "normal" bi-color proofs as listed in Scott, each 62 x 50mm die sunk on card cut to size, fresh and Very Fine, a bright and fresh set of these gorgeous bi-color essays, the concept of bi-colored printing was abandoned due to demands on the BEP for revenue stamps to finance the 1898 Spanish-American War, Scott Retail for the nine listed essays

3,125
2,200
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2003-06-24
United States Stamps
E
Sale Number 864, Lot Number 40, Essays and Proofs1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Hybrid Bi-Color Essays on India (285E-293E), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Hybrid Bi-Color Essays on India (285E-293E)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Hybrid Bi-Color Essays on India (285E-293E). Die sunk on approx. 201 x 152mm cards with full die sinkage, deep rich colors

EXTREMELY FINE. A REMARKABLY PRISTINE SET OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI BI-COLOR ESSAYS.

Of the 166 sets printed in these colors, many were hybrids such as the set offered here.

3,125
2,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1968-03-28
1968 Rarities of the World
E
1c-$2.00 Bicolor TransMississippi Die Essays (285E-293E). Complete Set, Die Sunk on 8"x6" Cards, Unusually Fresh Set, Extremely Fine

E. 250-300
375
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