Sale 1140 — Outstanding United States Stamps, featuring The Irwin Weinberg Inventory
Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 9-11 November, 2016
Category — $1.00-$2.00 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 292-293)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-DOLLAR TRANS-MISSISSIPPI.
With 1998 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (OGph, XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,250.00)
FINE-VERY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM BLOCK OF FOUR OF THE $1.00 TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE.
This has been called the most beautiful design in U.S. philately.
A SCARCE ORIGINAL-GUM BLOCK OF FOUR OF THE $2.00 TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE WITH TWO SOUND VERY FINE STAMPS.
Scott Catalogue assigns only a scant $400.00 premium for a block of four versus four singles. This block will likely not stay intact