1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette with stamp (292)
1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette with stamp (292)
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1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette with stamp (292)

Estimate: 500 - 600 USD

1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette with stamp (292)

Estimate: 500 - 600 USD

Lot Sold:625USD

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1898 Trans-Mississippi $1.00 Black Painting Vignette with stamp (292)


Die sunk 117 x 94 mm on thick paper 244 x 155 mm, entitled “Western Cattle in Storm” and “After Painting by McWhirter” referring to the original “Vanguard” painting of the Scottish Highlands by John McWhirter, and “Edward J. Dillon” the engraver. Very fine later proof of the design adopted for the popular $1.00 stamp with presentably fine used copy of the stamp.

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