Lot 22151898, 1¢-2¢ Trans-Miss. Imprint and plate no. blocks of four of each, o.g., never hinged, Average to Fine overall (no photo).
Scott No. 285-286 $800.
Lot 22161898, 1¢ Trans-Miss. Top imprint and plate no. block of 4, o.g., never hinged, fresh and F.-V.F.
Scott No. 285 $400.
Lot 22171898, 1¢ Trans-Miss. Two imprint and plate no. blocks of 4, one top and one bottom plate, o.g., one with minor gum disturbance, Fine lot (no photo).
Scott No. 285 $500.
Lot 22181898, 1¢ Trans-Miss. Top imprint and plate no. block of 4, o.g., never hinged, dull gum spot on one stamp, F.-V.F., catalogued as hinged.
Scott No. 285 $250.
Lot 22191898, 1¢ Trans-Miss. Top imprint and plate no block of 4, o.g., very light hinged, two stamps never hinged, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott No. 285 $250.
Lot 2220 o1898, 1¢ Trans-Miss. Light unobtrusive machine cancel, perfectly centered amid large beautifully balanced margins, gorgeous rich deep color, Superb, a remarkable gem and certainly among the finest used examples known, with only one reported in this lofty grade with only one higher; with 2008 P.S.E. Graded certificate (Superb 98, SMQ $770).
Scott No. 285 $7.
Lot 2221 S1898 Trans-Mississippi issues, "Specimen" overprints. Four stamps, 286S-E, 288S-E, and 290S-E(2), o.g., perf flaws and 288 with crease, ave-fine to very fine appearance.
Scott No. 286S-E//290S-E $1,000.
Lot 2222 S1898, 2¢ Trans-Miss., overprinted "Specimen". O.g., lightly hinged, fresh, Just Fine.
Scott No. 286SE $250.
Lot 2223 /1898, 2¢ Trans-Miss. Bottom margin plate block of 4 with imprint, o.g., neatly hinged at top, never hinged at bottom, well centered, rich bold color, Very Fine and choice; with 1989 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 286 $250.
Lot 2224 o1898, 2¢ Trans-Miss. Neat unobtrusive "Brooklyn" machine cancel, virtually perfect centering amid exceptionally balanced margins, rich bright color, an Extremely Fine gem, scarce so choice; with 2008 P.S.E. Graded certificate (XF 90; SMQ $65).
Scott No. 286 $3.