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Sale 804 — The Robert Zoellner Collection of United States

Sale Date — Thursday-Saturday, 8-10 October, 1998

Category — 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
491
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Sale Number 804, Lot Number 491, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue1c Trans-Mississippi (285), 1c Trans-Mississippi (285)1c Trans-Mississippi (285). Mint N.H., beautiful rich color and sharp proof-like impression, perfectly centered with jumbo margins all around, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect

42
400
492
og
Sale Number 804, Lot Number 492, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue2c Trans-Mississippi (286), 2c Trans-Mississippi (286)2c Trans-Mississippi (286). Full original gum, barest faint trace of hinging, rich color, perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem

25
200
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493
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Sale Number 804, Lot Number 493, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue4c Trans-Mississippi (287), 4c Trans-Mississippi (287)4c Trans-Mississippi (287). Mint N.H., bright color, very well-centered with wide margins all around, Extremely Fine and choice, with 1979 P.F. certificate

210
750
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494
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Sale Number 804, Lot Number 494, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue5c Trans-Mississippi (288), 5c Trans-Mississippi (288)5c Trans-Mississippi (288). Mint N.H., deep rich color and sharp proof-like impression, almost perfectly centered with wide margins all around, Extremely Fine Gem, a gorgeous stamp

200
650
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495
nh
Sale Number 804, Lot Number 495, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue8c Trans-Mississippi (289), 8c Trans-Mississippi (289)8c Trans-Mississippi (289). Mint N.H., unbelievably deep rich color and sharp proof-like impression, perfectly centered with nicely proportioned margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect, with 1984 P.F. certificate

260
1,250
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496
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Sale Number 804, Lot Number 496, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue10c Trans-Mississippi (290), 10c Trans-Mississippi (290)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Mint N.H., deep rich color and beautiful proof-like impression, perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem

250
900
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497
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Sale Number 804, Lot Number 497, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue50c Trans-Mississippi (291), 50c Trans-Mississippi (291)50c Trans-Mississippi (291). Full original gum which is barely hinged, fresh and bright color, perfectly centered with jumbo margins all around, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb example of the 50-cent Trans-Mississippi, with 1987 P.F. certificate

550
2,000
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498
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Sale Number 804, Lot Number 498, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue$1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292), $1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292)$1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292). Mint N.H., deep shade and sharp proof-like impression on fresh bright paper, nearly perfect centering with wide margins all around

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. AN OUTSTANDING EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 TRANS-MISSISSIPPI IN TERMS OF GUM, IMPRESSION, CENTERING AND FRESHNESS. A BEAUTIFUL STAMP.

With copy of 1975 P.F. certificate for block of four, this being the bottom left stamp

1,900
6,250
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499
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Sale Number 804, Lot Number 499, 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (293), $2.00 Trans-Mississippi (293)$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (293). Mint N.H., rich color and fine impression on fresh paper, perfect centering with nicely proportioned margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. AN EXCEPTIONALLY CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 TRANS-MISSISSIPPI IN THE FINEST QUALITY ATTAINABLE.

The $2.00 Trans-Mississippi is probably the most difficult of all commemoratives to obtain in Mint Never Hinged centered condition

3,250
11,000
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