Sale 1084 — The Curtis Collection: 1847-1901 Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 5-6 November, 2014

Category — 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-293)

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Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
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Sale 1084, Lot 3659, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-293)5c Trans-Mississippi (288). Perfectly balanced wide margins, deep rich color on fresh paper, neat machine cancel, Extremely Fine, a superb stamp in every respect, ex Kirke, with 2011 P.F. and 2007 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $1,150.00), this is one of only four examples to achieve the grade of 98, with none higher

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