Sale 1245 — United States Stamps, featuring the Sacramento Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 16-18 November, 2021

Category — 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1603
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Sale 1245, Lot 1603, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)1c Trans-Mississippi (285). Mint N.H., wide margins and essentially perfect centering, wonderful rich color and proof-like impression

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED ONE-CENT TRANS-MISSISSIPPI, GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $2,000.00). Only two stamps grade higher (at 98J and 100)

75
2,300
1604
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Sale 1245, Lot 1604, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)1c Trans-Mississippi (285). Mint N.H., crisp impression, choice centering with Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1997 A.P.S. and 2014 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $925.00)

75
650
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1605
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Sale 1245, Lot 1605, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)1c Trans-Mississippi (285). Mint N.H., bold color, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2020 P.S.A.G. certificate (95 ogNH)

75
0
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1606
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Sale 1245, Lot 1606, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)2c Trans-Mississippi (286). Mint N.H. with top plate no. 740 selvage which is largely detached, strong color, wide margins, Extremely Fine

72
120
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1607
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Sale 1245, Lot 1607, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)2c Trans-Mississippi (286). Mint N.H. with top plate no. 725 selvage, rich color, wide margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, a pretty stamp, ex "Golden Oak", with 2014 and 2016 P.S.E. certificates

72
180
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1608
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Sale 1245, Lot 1608, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)2c Trans-Mississippi (286). Original gum, lightly hinged, massive Jumbo margins and perfect centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2004 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $300.00), only two unused stamps in any gum condition grade higher (Mint N.H. at 100 and 100J)

25
800
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1609
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Sale 1245, Lot 1609, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)4c Trans-Mississippi (287). Mint N.H. with plate no. 599 bottom selvage, bright color, precise centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 2020 P.S.A.G. certificate (95 ogNH)

330
2,500
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1610
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Sale 1245, Lot 1610, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)4c Trans-Mississippi (287). Mint N.H., vivid color, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2015 P.S.A.G. certificate (95 ogNH)

330
1,200
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1611
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Sale 1245, Lot 1611, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)4c Trans-Mississippi (287). Mint N.H., vibrant color, wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 2014 P.F. certificate

330
450
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1612
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Sale 1245, Lot 1612, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)4c Trans-Mississippi (287). Mint N.H., brilliant color, well-centered, tiny natural inclusion in right margin, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.F. certificate (VF-XF 85)

330
225
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1613
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Sale 1245, Lot 1613, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)4c Trans-Mississippi (287). Mint N.H., brilliant color, fresh and Fine

330
150
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1614
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Sale 1245, Lot 1614, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)5c Trans-Mississippi (288). Mint N.H., rich color on bright paper, wide and beautifully balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1997 and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,750.00), only seven grade higher

300
1,700
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1615
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Sale 1245, Lot 1615, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)5c Trans-Mississippi (288). Original gum, lightly hinged, Jumbo margins and precise centering, deep rich color, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, with 1992 P.F. and 2020 P.S.E. certificates (OGph, Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $1,200.00), this is the highest grade awarded to a hinged example of this issue

100
1,000
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1616
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Sale 1245, Lot 1616, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)8c Trans-Mississippi (289). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression, unusually choice centering with balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 8-CENT TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.

With 2013 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $5,000.00). Only eight grade higher and six share this grade.

430
4,500
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1617
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Sale 1245, Lot 1617, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)8c Trans-Mississippi (289). Mint N.H., lovely balanced margins, fresh color on bright paper, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.F. certificate (XF 90)

430
950
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1618
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Sale 1245, Lot 1618, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)8c Trans-Mississippi (289). Mint N.H., deep rich color, Very Fine and choice, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $650.00)

430
475
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1619
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Sale 1245, Lot 1619, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)8c Trans-Mississippi (289). Mint N.H., lovely shade, well-centered, Very Fine and choice, with 1985 P.F. certificate for a pair

430
325
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1620
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Sale 1245, Lot 1620, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)8c Trans-Mississippi (289). Mint N.H., detailed impression, fresh and Very Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

430
350
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1621
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Sale 1245, Lot 1621, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression, gorgeous centering with wide and balanced margins, long and full perforations all around

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUE, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.

With 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,850.00). Only seven grade higher (all at 98)

425
1,800
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1622
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Sale 1245, Lot 1622, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Mint N.H., detailed impression, well-proportioned margins, Extremely Fine, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $950.00)

425
750
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1623
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Sale 1245, Lot 1623, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Mint N.H., detailed impression, Very Fine and choice, with 2015 P.F. certificate

425
225
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1624
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Sale 1245, Lot 1624, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Mint N.H. with plate no. 620 top selvage, rich color, Very Fine and choice

425
650
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1625
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Sale 1245, Lot 1625, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Mint N.H., with bottom imprint selvage, rich color, Very Fine and choice, with 2014 P.F. certificate (VF 80)

425
375
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1626
 
Sale 1245, Lot 1626, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)10c Trans-Mississippi (290). Deep rich color on bright paper, unusually wide and balanced margins, cork cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $575.00), only four used stamps grade higher

35
325
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1627
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Sale 1245, Lot 1627, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)50c Trans-Mississippi (291). Mint N.H., choice centering with wide margins, long and full perforations

FRESH AND EXTREMELY FINE MINT NEVER-HINGED 50-CENT TRANS-MISSISSIPPI.

With 1970 P.F. and 2014 P.S.E. certificates

1,800
6,000
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1628
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Sale 1245, Lot 1628, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)50c Trans-Mississippi (291). Mint N.H., with wide bottom imprint selvage, Very Fine and attractive, with 2007 P.F. certificate (F-VF 75)

1,800
900
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1629
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Sale 1245, Lot 1629, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)50c Trans-Mississippi (291). Mint N.H. with bottom selvage, rich color, detailed impression, Very Fine, with 2018 P.F. certificate

1,800
950
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1630
 
Sale 1245, Lot 1630, 1c-50c 1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue (Scott 285-291)50c Trans-Mississippi (291). Intense shade and impression, beautiful centering, New York registry oval cancels, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2011 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,100.00), only three used stamps grade higher (two at 98 and one at 95J)

175
650
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