Aspen Assay Receipts - Rare! (2) [123615]

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Aspen Assay Receipts - Rare! (2)  [123615]
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Lot of 2. 1) Taylor & Brunton Sampling Works Company assay memorandum. Dateline Aspen, Colorado, Nov. 7, 1894. This piece has two important things going for it. a) First it is from Aspen, Colorado. We've handled very few Aspen pieces. 2) Second Brunton is the namesake of the Brunton Compass, cherished by geologists everywhere. Assay was for the Mineral Farm. The value was $364.43. 6.25 x 13" 2) Certificate of Assay from the Veteran Tunnel Assay Office. S.V. Shelledy, Assayer. Dateline Aspen, Colo., 9-12-1896. One sample for Mr. Beck. 240 ounces silver. No gold. 5.5 x 3.5" State:Colorado City:Aspen Date:1894 & 1896 Provenance: