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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 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 285P1-293P1
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2018-03-27
United States and Possessions
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Sale Number 1179, Lot Number 2058, Essays, Proofs and Specimens: Bank Notes thru 1902 Issue1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 204 x 150mm cards with full die sinkage ($2.00 202 x 126mm), brilliant colors, 2c and 4c some inconsequential light staining far from die sinkage area

VERY FINE. A CHOICE FULL-SIZE COMPLETE SET OF LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

The single-color large die proofs are scarcer than the bi-colored set listed in the essay section.

7,950
4,250
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2018-03-27
United States and Possessions
P
Sale Number 1179, Lot Number 2059, Essays, Proofs and Specimens: Bank Notes thru 1902 Issue1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 105 x 90mm cards with full die sinkage, bright colors, some very faint toning in the margins

VERY FINE. A SCARCE COMPLETE SET OF LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

The single-color large die proofs are scarcer than the bi-colored set listed in the essay section. This set is easily displayed on album pages

7,950
3,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2017-10-24
Classic Bureau Issues featuring Dr. Heimburger and Brody Collections
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Sale Number 1165, Lot Number 41, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue: Essays, Proofs, Scpecimens1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 66 x 57mm cards, bright colors, backs of cards with toning but this is not apparent on the fronts

VERY FINE. A SCARCE COMPLETE SET OF LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

These sizes allow for easy display on album or exhibit pages

7,950
4,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2017-05-12
The Vaquero Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs
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Sale Number 1158, Lot Number 4208, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan American and Later Issues Essays and Proofs1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 200 x 125mm cards with full die sinkage, bright colors, few insignificant toned spots

VERY FINE. A SCARCE COMPLETE SET OF LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

This is one of the nicer sets we have offered. Ex Hansen.

7,950
3,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2015-12-16
United States Stamps and Possessions
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Sale Number 1116, Lot Number 3060, Essays, Proofs and Specimens, Bank Note Issues thru 20th Century1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On 203 x 151mm cards with full die sinkage, rich colors, 2c and 4c with trivial light marks (on card only)

VERY FINE. A SCARCE AND BEAUTIFUL SET OF FULL-SIZE LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

Full-size complete sets of the Trans-Mississippi Issue are seldom offered and often come with far more toning and marks on the cards than the set offered here.

7,950
3,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2015-11-17
United States Essays and Proofs
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Sale Number 1113, Lot Number 2390, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1901 Pan American Issues1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 97 x 75mm cards with full die sinkage, bright colors

VERY FINE AND ATTRACTIVE SET OF LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

The single color large die proofs are rarer than the bicolor proofs. This size is highly exhibitable

6,200
5,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2014-10-21
The William Fekete Collection
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Sale Number 1082, Lot Number 155, Essays and Proofs: Trans-Mississippi Issue1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 158 x 126mm cards with full die sinkage, rich colors

VERY FINE AND BEAUTIFUL SET OF LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

This size, showing comfortable die sinkage area, is easily mountable on normal-size exhibition pages

6,200
3,750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2014-10-21
The William Fekete Collection
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Sale Number 1082, Lot Number 156, Essays and Proofs: Trans-Mississippi Issue1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). Removed from card and reduced to stamp size, 2c hole, others thinned, rich colors, Very Fine appearance, the Trans-Mississippi Issue does not exist as plate proofs on India, which is what at first glance these appear to be, Scott Retail as full cards $6,200.00

E. 500-750
425
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2014-03-24
United States Stamps
P
Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 806, Essays and Proofs, Specimen Ovpts.1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 203 x 152mm cards with full die sinkage, rich colors, free of the toning specks often encountered

EXTREMELY FINE. A SCARCE AND BEAUTIFUL SET OF FULL-SIZE LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

We have offered surprisingly few complete sets over the years -- an average of less than one per year since 2000. This is easily one of the freshest we have offered

5,950
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-11-19
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1061, Lot Number 3249, Essays and Proofs, 1870 to Back-of-Book1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Large Die Proofs on India (285P1-293P1). On approximately 201 x 126mm cards with full die sinkage, vivid colors, free of the toning specks often encountered

EXTREMELY FINE. A SCARCE AND BEAUTIFUL SET OF FULL-SIZE LARGE DIE PROOFS OF THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.

We have offered surprisingly few complete sets over the years -- an average of less than one per year since 2000. This is easily one of the freshest we have offered

5,950
7,000
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