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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2018-10-03
United States Stamp Treasures: The William H. Gross Collection
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Sale Number 1188, Lot Number 100, Columbian Color Error Strip, Trans-Mississiippi Issue RaritiesThe magnificent Trans-Mississippi Complete Set cover to England with all nine values, totaling $3, The magnificent Trans-Mississippi Complete Set cover to England with all nine values, totaling $3The magnificent Trans-Mississippi Complete Set cover to England with all nine values, totaling $3.80 postage--a spectacular cover, which is one of three known with the entire set

DESCRIPTION

1¢-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293), the complete set of nine values, $1.00 well-centered, $2.00 centered to top, lightly cancelled and tied by New York Station P double-oval cancels, purple framed “REGISTERED/ OCT 7 1898/BRANCH P.O./STATION P/NEW YORK P.O.” registry datestamp on large blue cover with printed addess to The Bank of British North America, in London, England, the name “C. A. Hoare” is written above the bank name, sender’s ship directive “Per S.S. Etruria”, red and black London receiving datestamps (Oct. 15 and 17), transit and receiving backstamps, red wax seals

PROVENANCE

* Ethel B. McCoy (collection sold privately)

* Dr. Alfred S. Martin, Siegel Auction Galleries, 3/30/2005, Sale 893, lot 156, to William H. Gross

CENSUS, LITERATURE AND EXHIBITION REFERENCES

* United States Specialist, October 1972

CERTIFICATION

* The Philatelic Foundation (1986)

CONDITION NOTES

* Very Fine appearance; all stamps have slight creasing or small fault; left side of cover has been refolded underneath to reduce size for exhibit page, some mounting glue stains on back

VIEW PDF OF HISTORY AND COMMENTARY at https://siegelauctions.com/2018/1188/100.pdf

E. 40,000-50,000
40,000
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2017-10-24
Classic Bureau Issues featuring Dr. Heimburger and Brody Collections
og
Sale Number 1165, Lot Number 45, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue: Issued Stamps1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293). Original gum, generally attractive margins, some small flaws including thin on $1.00 and tiny thin speck and light corner crease on $2.00, Fine appearing set

4,463
900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2016-12-14
United States Stamps
og
Sale Number 1145, Lot Number 434, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American and 1902-08 Issues1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293). Unused set, most with h.r. or slight disturbance except $1.00 regummed, $2.00 paper h.r, 10c with bottom plate no. selvage, Fine-Very Fine set

3,863
1,300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2016-11-09
U.S. and Possessions, featuring The Weinberg Inventory
og
1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Unused Group (285-293). Over 60 stamps, all values represented, most are on old individual lot cards where purchased individually or in small groups, includes ten 50c, three $1.00 and one $2.00, most with original gum, some small faults ($2.00 with natural straight-edge), Fine-Very Fine appearance

E. 1,500-2,000
4,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2016-11-09
U.S. and Possessions, featuring The Weinberg Inventory
 
Sale Number 1140, Lot Number 1595, Group Lots by Issue1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Balance (285-293), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Balance (285-293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi, Balance (285-293). Balance of unused and used stamps, all denominations included except 8c, 1c-4c in imprint and plate no. pairs (first two Mint N.H.), 2c unused block of four, 4c unused, 5c unused (two), 10c unused (three), 50c unused and used (two and five respectively), $1.00 unused (two, no gum and regummed), $1.00 used (defective), $2.00 used, most of the unused with original gum, some small flaws to be found incl. on the dollar values, Fine-Very Fine or appear so

7,090
1,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2015-07-28
United States Stamps
og
Sale Number 1107, Lot Number 379, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293). Complete set, original gum, some with h.r., 5c natural gum creases,10c and $2.00 touched at top, 50c and $1.00 choice margins ($1.00 natural s.e. at left), Fine-Very Fine

4,460
1,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2014-10-21
The William Fekete Collection
og
Sale Number 1082, Lot Number 423, Columbian, 1st Bureau, Trans-Mississippi and Pan-American Issues1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-288, 290-291, 293), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-288, 290-291, 293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-288, 290-291, 293). $2.00 disturbed original gum, others mostly original gum, few faults, appear Fine

2,935
600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2014-04-30
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1068, Lot Number 485, Group Lots by Issue1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293). Each with original gum and a large hinge removed, 4c with small thin, $1.00 with tiny perf crease, $2.00 with disturbed gum and a small thin, Fine-Very Fine appearance

4,235
1,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2014-03-24
United States Stamps
og
Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 2202, Group Lots by Issue: Columbian thru Pan American Issues1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293), 1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293)1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293). 1c-50c original gum, $1.00 and $2.00 unused (regummed), couple lower values reperfed, etc., overall Fine appearance

2,610
475
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
Trans-Mississippi Issue
2013-11-19
United States Stamps
 
1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293). Original gum, last three disturbed and with slight thins and/or creases, Fine-Very Fine appearance

4,185
750
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