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Sale 1062 — The Golden Oak Collection of Superb United States

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 17-18 December, 2013

Category — 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
469
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 469, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)1c Trans-Mississippi (285), 1c Trans-Mississippi (285)1c Trans-Mississippi (285). Mint N.H., perfectly centered with wide margins, long and full perforations, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,800.00), only two have graded higher

72
1,600
470
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 470, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)2c Trans-Mississippi (286), 2c Trans-Mississippi (286)2c Trans-Mississippi (286). Mint N.H. with top plate no. 725 selvage, rich color, wide margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, a pretty stamp

72
200
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471
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 471, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)4c Trans-Mississippi (287), 4c Trans-Mississippi (287)4c Trans-Mississippi (287). Mint N.H., vivid color, wide margins, Very Fine and choice

330
300
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472
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 472, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)5c Trans-Mississippi (288), 5c Trans-Mississippi (288)5c Trans-Mississippi (288). Mint N.H., with top plate no. 618 selvage, deep rich color and remarkable impression on bright paper, wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a phenomenal stamp, with 1996 P.F. certificate

300
450
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473
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 473, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)8c Trans-Mississippi (289), 8c Trans-Mississippi (289)8c Trans-Mississippi (289). Mint N.H. with wide right selvage, deep shade and impression, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $1,250.00)

450
900
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474
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 474, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)10c Trans-Mississippi (290), 10c Trans-Mississippi (290)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Mint N.H., crisp impression, choice centering, long and full perforations, Extremely Fine, a stamp with wonderful visual appeal

450
550
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474A
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 474A, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)50c Trans-Mississippi (291), 50c Trans-Mississippi (291)50c Trans-Mississippi (291). Most recent certificate states previously hinged and older certificate implies Mint N.H., bright color, crisp impression, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. and 2007 P.S.E. certificates (OGph, XF 90; SMQ $925.00)

625
900
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475
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 475, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)$1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292), $1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292)$1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292). Mint N.H., intense shade and impression, remarkably bright paper and fresh

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A MAGNIFICENT MINT NEVER HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 TRANS-MISSISSIPPI.

The $1.00 Trans-Mississippi is considered by many to be the most beautiful of all United States postage stamps. Although Mint Never-Hinged examples have been supplied from blocks and sheets broken over the years, the centering of this example is unusually choice.

From the "Maine Find" offered in our 2000 Rarities sale. With 2000 and 2011 P.F. certificates.

3,500
5,125
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476
 
Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 476, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)$1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292), $1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292)$1.00 Trans-Mississippi (292). Intense shade and impression, unobtrusive strike of registry oval cancel with blue crayon, wide margins, Extremely Fine, a pretty stamp

700
600
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477
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 477, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (293), $2.00 Trans-Mississippi (293)$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (293). Original gum, lightly hinged, bright shade, well-balanced margins for this difficult issue, Extremely Fine, with 1985 P.F. certificate

1,900
2,300
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478
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 478, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)2c Pan-American (295), 2c Pan-American (295)2c Pan-American (295). Mint N.H., wide margins and precise centering, bright frame color and intense vignette shade, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2011 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $775.00)

42
700
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479
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 479, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)4c Pan-American (296), 4c Pan-American (296)4c Pan-American (296). Pretty colors, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $350.00)

180
250
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480
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 480, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)5c Pan-American (297), 5c Pan-American (297)5c Pan-American (297). Mint N.H., superior centering with Jumbo margins, deep rich color and proof-like impressions, Extremely Fine Gem, ex Merlin, with 1993 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $1,100.00 as 95, $3,750.00 as 98), this issue is rarely encountered in superb condition with Jumbo margins, of the 70 stamps in the P.S.E. Population Report graded XF 90 or better, only one other has received the Jumbo appellation (90J)

190
0
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481
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 481, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)8c Pan-American (298), 8c Pan-American (298)8c Pan-American (298). Mint N.H., deep rich colors and detailed impressions, unusually wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,000.00), the highest grade awarded is a 98

250
650
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481A
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Sale Number 1062, Lot Number 481A, 1898 Trans-Mississippi and 1902 Pan-American Issues (Scott 285-299)10c Pan-American (299), 10c Pan-American (299)10c Pan-American (299). Mint N.H., rich color, near perfect centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,800.00), only four have graded higher

325
2,600
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