Lot 1661Mexico, Official 1887 olive brown, imperf, horizontal strip of 3, o.g., never hinged, wide margins, slight gum soak at top of left stamp, otherwise Very Fine, listed but unpriced by Scott.
Scott No. O2 var. Estimate $100 - 150.
Lot 1662Mexico, Official 1887 Orange, tied by "Tepic, 9 Ago, 1887" oval date stamp on registered cover to Mexico, with matching certification boxed date stamp and official eagle cachet handstamp, Guadalajara registry numbering and Mexico receiving date stamps, Very Fine.
Scott No. O2 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 1663Mexico, Official 1887 Orange, tied by "Tepic, 18 Jul, 1887" oval date stamp on cover to Santiago, "R" in circle handstamps in corners and receiving backstamp, Very Fine, Although this issue is said to be issued in 1888, several usages are known used in mid 1887 from Tepic.
Scott No. O3 Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1664Mexico, Official 1893 Blue Green, on 1894 official cover from a municipal office the Direccion General del Camino de Galeana a Cienegas del Toro in Linares; cover slightly reduced at right, Very Fine, ex Schimmer.
Scott No. O4 Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1665Mexico, 1895, 1c-10p Transportation Official Issue, black presentation proof set, full o.g., Very Fine, an uncommon set.
Scott No. O10P-O22P Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1666Mexico, Official 1895, 10c Lilac Rose, tied by "Mexico, Ofical, 17 Ene, 98" cds on red allover "Secretaria De Estado Y Del Despacho De Hacienda" shaded official cover to the Mexican Consulate in Newport, England, transit and receiving backstamps, Very Fine.
Scott No. O15 Estimate $300 - 400.
It is certainly questionable whether the franking is the 1895 issue or the rare 1898 Official issue.
Lot 1667 oMexico, Official, 1895, 10p deep blue, light town cancel, precision centering, Extremely Fine, choice so nice.
Scott No. O22 $500.
Lot 1668 oMexico, Official, 1896, 50c purple, neat town cancel, rich color, Very Fine, a very scarce key Mulitas Official issue.
Scott No. O29A $650.
Lot 1669Mexico, Official, 1897, 1p brown, o.g., fresh with strong color, F.-V.F.; with 1996 MEPSI certificate.
Scott No. O39 $375.
Lot 1670Mexico, Official 1910, 5p Carmine & Black, o.g., lightly hinged, deep colors, fresh and Fine.
Scott No. O74 $200.