August 2018 Auction

Auction Details

Day 1 Friday (Lots 1000-1740)
Gaming (1000-1014)
Saloon (1015-1028)
Bottles (1029-1150)
Numismatics (1151-1538)
Bank Bags (1151-1162)
Books (1163-1169)
Checks (1171-1202)
Coins (1203-1386)
Commemorative (1387-1422)
Ephemera (1423-1442)
Ingot (1443-1456)
Medals (1457-1482)
Mint/Proof Sets (1483-1492)
So-Called Dollars (1493-1494)
Scales (1495-1497)
Currency (1498-1532)
Scrip (1533-1538)
Tokens (1539-1740)

Day 2 Saturday (Lots 2000-2714)
Cowboy (2000-2112)
Firearms & Weaponry (2113-2177)
Military (2178-2241)
General Americana (2242-2694)
Advertising (2242-2254)
Bonds (2255-2261)
Books (2262-2300)
Entertainment Industry (2301-2318)
Glassware/Flatware Etc. (2319-2332)
Gold Rush (2333-2343)
Jewelry & Watches (2344-2347)
Lamp (2348-2352)
Sheet Music (2354-2356)
Tools (2357-2360)
Vintage Apparel (2361-2368)
Geographic Sorted (2369-2694)
General Foreign (2695-2714)


Day 3 Sunday (Lots 3000-3667)
Mining (3000-3260)
Minerals (3261-3280)
Railroadiana (3281-3327)
Wells Fargo & Express (3328-3343)
Postal History (3344-3355)
Political (3356-3371)
World’s Fair /Expositions (3372-3382)
Art (3383-3471)
Native Americana (3472-3539)
Bargains & Dealer Specials (3540-3667)
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CDV of Civil War Soldier2200 - CDV of Civil War Soldier
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Image of a youthful soldier, possibly a drummer boy in a shell jacket. Photo by Smith & Huey, Indianapolis. Date: City: State: HWAC# 51612
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
 
 
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CDV of Civil War Soldier in Shell Jacket2201 - CDV of Civil War Soldier in Shell Jacket
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A photo of a Civil War soldier in his frock and 2 family members. No photo logo. Date: City: State: HWAC# 51613
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Estimates : 40.00 - 120.00
Sold to s*****d for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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CDV of Commodore Wilkes by Taber2202 - CDV of Commodore Wilkes by Taber
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Rare CDV of Union Navy hero Commodore Wilkes. Printed on back Col. Hackitts father. Before the Civil War Wilkes led the "US Exploring Expeditio...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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CDV Of Union Soldier2203 - CDV Of Union Soldier
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CDV of a Union soldier in a shell jacket. Possibly from Pennsylvania. Deibert Studios some water staining on reverse, light water impact on front.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to j*****d for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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CDV Photo's of Union Civil War Soldiers (2)2204 - CDV Photo's of Union Civil War Soldiers (2)
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CDV of Civil War Drummer boy holding his Kepi & his father next to him. On the back of photo written in pencil reads "Uncle James McMahan &...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Civil War Confederate Portrait and Newspaper2205 - Civil War Confederate Portrait and Newspaper
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Lot of 2. 1) 1862 Studio Portrait of young man in bezel. Inscribed on the reverse, "From your brother Robert, Charleston, SC, May 1862." 2...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to s********l.. for (300.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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Civil War Era Brass Insignia Group2206 - Civil War Era Brass Insignia Group
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5 Civil Warera brass insignias in frame. Crossed sword scabards, hat crossed rifles-missing 1 loop, crossed cannons, hat bugle-1 wire missing, musicia
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to F****e for (110.00 + 24.20) x 1 = 134.20
 
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Civil War Era Harper's Weekly (14)2207 - Civil War Era Harper's Weekly (14)
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14 different Harper's Weekly issues fro, 1864-1865. varied topics including Yale and Harvard Regatta, Andersonville Trial, Gen. Sherman, Secret ...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Civil War Generals and Leaders: Sketches from Books2208 - Civil War Generals and Leaders: Sketches from Books
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Includes Lt. General A. P. Stewart, General Jonathan Williams, Rear Admiral Samuel F. Dupont, Maj. General ALex S. Webb, Brigadier General Adoniham J.
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Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to j*****0 for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Civil War related & Military Ephemera2209 - Civil War related & Military Ephemera
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Lot of 5. 1) 1920 certificate from the Executive Department of Indiana, Adjutant General's Office, certifying the enrollment of William Hagenbuc...
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Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to s********x for (20.00 + 4.40) x 1 = 24.40
 
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Civil War related Ephemera2210 - Civil War related Ephemera
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Lot of 11. 1) Union Military Scrip, $20, issued in Topeka, Kansas, June 1st, 1867, "...settlement of claims growing out of the Price Raid in 18...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to f********c.. for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Confederate Civil War Tintype & CDV2211 - Confederate Civil War Tintype & CDV
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Lot of 2. 1) CDV photograph of Confederate General Richard Griffith (1814-1862). No photographer listed. Heavy soiling. Griffith was a school teacher
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to d******2 for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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Confederate States of America Bond2212 - Confederate States of America Bond
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2 Bonds in this lot: 1) No. 3884, for $500. with 11 coupons attached, March 1863. Beautiful vignette of steam boat & train with writing below it...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold to s******G for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Confederate States of America Bond2213 - Confederate States of America Bond
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Lot of 2 Confederate Bonds: 1) No. 8168, 130 A, R-4, for $1000. 7 coupons attached; 2) No. 10431, 130 A, R-4 for $1000. 7 coupons attached. 14&quo...
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Estimates : 240.00 - 300.00
Sold to s******G for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Confederate States of America Bond, State of Alabama2214 - Confederate States of America Bond, State of Alabama
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Lot of 1 duplicate Bond, No. 131 for $5000. Criswell, 61G-1, R-11. Beautiful condition, 9 coupons attached. Blue, with border. 11" x 13". ...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to B*****6 for (400.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 500.00
 
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Confederate States of America Bonds (2)2215 - Confederate States of America Bonds (2)
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Lot of 2 Bonds: 1) Criswell 122, R4, No. 16449, for $1000. 7 coupons attached; 2) R4, No. 2359, for $1000. 7 coupons attached. Date: 1863 City: St
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Estimates : 240.00 - 300.00
Sold to s******G for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Confederate States of America Bonds (2)2216 - Confederate States of America Bonds (2)
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Lot of 2 Bonds: 1) No. 19969, for $500. 7 coupons attached, 121, R2; 2) No. 19968, for $500. 7 coupons attached, 121, R2. Slight staining on upper ri
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to s******G for (75.00 + 18.75) x 1 = 93.75
 
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Ferrotype & Daguerreotype Portraits2217 - Ferrotype & Daguerreotype Portraits
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Half cased studio posed daguerreotype portrait of man 3.25" x 3.75"; Ferrotype portrait of lady, rare size, 1.75" x 2". Date: ...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Ferrotype of Union Soldier2218 - Ferrotype of Union Soldier
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Rare full case studio ferrotype of Union Soldier wearing sergeant's chevron on right arm of uniform. Chevron painted on later(?) Nice condition,...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d******2 for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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Four CDVs of Union Civil War Generals & Officers2219 - Four CDVs of Union Civil War Generals & Officers
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Lot of 4 different.1) Two CDVs of General Ben. Butler. One is of a sketch, the other is real photo. Butler was a lawyer and Mass. legislator who occup
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Four CDVs of Union Civil War Soldiers2220 - Four CDVs of Union Civil War Soldiers
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Lot of 4 different. Included: Civil War private of militia, photo by McCahon of Ohio; Admiral Foote, Admiral & Commander of South Atlantic Block...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Illustrated Civil War Letter Sheet and a Civil War Era Letter2221 - Illustrated Civil War Letter Sheet and a Civil War Era Letter
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1) Patriotic Civil War Letter sheet with large American flag and quote on "And the Star Spangled Banner in triumph shall wave o'er the land...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to S*******6 for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Letter Written During Civil War Era2222 - Letter Written During Civil War Era
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Early letter from Lady Townley writing to Lady Grace "Lady G why if I had a sober husband as you have I would make myself the happiest wife in ...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Life of General Grant (1 Book); Perley's Reminiscences Illustrated (1 Book)2223 - Life of General Grant (1 Book); Perley's Reminiscences Illustrated (1 Book)
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2 Hardback books 1) Life of General Grant c. 1885, by James P. Boyd, pp.734, has illustrations, spine of book is coming off, 6" x 8"; 2) P...
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Tin Type Photo2224 - Tin Type Photo
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Civil War Era Tin Type photo of soldier. Has holder with underside of velvet to protect photo. Looks to be Union uniform(?) Date: 1861-1865 City:
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to d******2 for (75.00 + 18.75) x 1 = 93.75
 
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Two Civil War Letters2225 - Two Civil War Letters
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1) Patriotic (roughly torn) cover with patriotic American Flag stationary. "What exciting times we are having in the usually quiet United State...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 180.00
 
 
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WWI Leather Ammo Belt2226 - WWI Leather Ammo Belt
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5 leather pouches on a leather belt. No apparent buckle. Date: City: State: HWAC# 76826
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Hitler World War II Ephemera2227 - Hitler World War II Ephemera
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Lot of 26. 1) 25 propaganda guards with black-and-white photographs on one side and German text on the other. c.1930s. Hitler's Rise to Power. ...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to m******0 for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Two WWII Photos of Hitler with Stamps Attached2228 - Two WWII Photos of Hitler with Stamps Attached
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Two postcard sized black-and-white photographs of Adolf Hitler in Nazi uniform. Both have foreign stamps attached (one on the front and one on the rev
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to j*****0 for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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WW2 Ephemera and Medals2229 - WW2 Ephemera and Medals
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Assortment of Chinese stamps, Brest France postcard booklet, 4 Year of Military Women enameled medals, Hiring Our Heroes medal, approx 1945-48 French
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to f********c.. for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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US Army Quartermaster's Instructions for Executing Bond, Prescott, Arizona Territory2230 - US Army Quartermaster's Instructions for Executing Bond, Prescott, Arizona Territory
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Major C.A. Reynolds, Quartermaster U.S. Army, Prescott, A.T., July 9th, 1877. Memorandum of Instructions for Executing Bond. Handwritten that each sur
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Commission Certificate for National Guard of California2231 - Commission Certificate for National Guard of California
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Large original certificate with gold seal of California. Certificate to Henry W. Rich, commissioned to First Lieutenant Company "Q", Secon...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to s********x for (50.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 61.00
 
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Early Ft. Union, New Mexico Territory Document2232 - Early Ft. Union, New Mexico Territory Document
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Depot Quartermaster's Office, Fort Union, N.M., July 21st, 1868. Addressed to the forage agent as Tecolote to distribute 108 lbs grain and 168 l...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m****2 for (180.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 225.00
 
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Modoc Indian War Document2233 - Modoc Indian War Document
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Fuel Forage and Straw voucher for the second quarter of 1873 by Lieutenant W.H. Boyle, 21st Infantry A.A. Location is simply "in the field&quo...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to a********o for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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1853 Fort Ewell, Texas US Army Receipt2234 - 1853 Fort Ewell, Texas US Army Receipt
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Dated June 16th, 1853, Fort Ewell, Texas. For 1,003 bushels of corn. Signed by C. Monroe. United State Army form. Folds, 10 x 8" Ft. Ewell was ...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to a******6 for (45.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 56.25
 
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Buffalo Soldier Discharge Papers and Book2235 - Buffalo Soldier Discharge Papers and Book
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After the Civil War, the US Army recruited 4 regiments of African Americans to serve in the Western Frontier. The men of the 24th and 25th Infantry an
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to d*******n for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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CDV Litho. of Col. James Fannin, Slave Trader & Texas Army Col.2236 - CDV Litho. of Col. James Fannin, Slave Trader & Texas Army Col.
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Very rare CDV is of the only known painting of Fannin done when he attended West Point. James Fannin (1804-36) was a Georgia merchant who came to Texa
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to a******6 for (550.00 + 137.50) x 1 = 687.50
 
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Iraqi Propaganda2237 - Iraqi Propaganda
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Eleven pieces of propaganda from the Iraqi War, photos of tanks, bombers, Saddam Hussein and others. All in Arabic. All 4 x 6 inches in color. Date:
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Military Engravings & Photograph2238 - Military Engravings & Photograph
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Lot of 8. 1) Seven illustrations/engravings, likely out of various antique books. a)Three are by the London Printing and Publishing Company and depict
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
 
 
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Military Prayer Rug2239 - Military Prayer Rug
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Brand new "Made In Afghanistan" military rug, 23 x 30 inches. Images of tanks, rocket launchers, hand grenades, machine guns and drones. ...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Model 1901 US Army Mess Cup2240 - Model 1901 US Army Mess Cup
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This model of cup was only made for 5 years and is the last of the US Army's traditional tin cups. Date: City: State: HWAC# 76530
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Spanish American War Ammo Box2241 - Spanish American War Ammo Box
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Very nice ammo box that looks very similar to a western express treasure box, but is constructed quite differently. Even the green color is similar to
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to B***o for (275.00 + 68.75) x 1 = 343.75
 
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Mirrored Ad. Pin2242 - Mirrored Ad. Pin
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Mirrored Ad. Pin with scantily clad woman standing at drinking whiskey bar reads "George WM. Hoffman Co./ Indianapolis, Ind. The Barkeepers Fri...
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to 6******n for (95.00 + 23.75) x 1 = 118.75
 
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Mirrored Ad. for Henry Isreal2243 - Mirrored Ad. for Henry Isreal
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Mirrored Ad. Pin with "scantily clad" lady on front & mirror on back. Reads "Henry Israel/Ligonier, Ind./ Good for 10 cents in tr...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********n for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Advertising Mirrors (2)2244 - Advertising Mirrors (2)
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2 mirrored advert. pins. 1) "Take Duffy's Pure Malt Whiskey When You Are Not Looking Well/Makes The Weak Strong", "Absolutely Pur...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to b***e for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Mirrored Ad. for Hotel Brown Bar2245 - Mirrored Ad. for Hotel Brown Bar
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An Extra Rare Ad. for Hotel Brown Bar reads "The Lady on the Other Side is Invited to Visit Hotel Brown Bar, Eureka, Nevada/ Beer, Wines and Li...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Mirrored Ad. for St. James Hotel2246 - Mirrored Ad. for St. James Hotel
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Mirrored Ad. Pin with scantily clad lady on obverse, reads "St. James Hotel/H. McMurray Prop. /Fort Edwards NY/ Good for 10 cents in trade.2.25...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to a**********5 for (130.00 + 32.50) x 1 = 162.50
 
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Mirrored Advertisement Pin2247 - Mirrored Advertisement Pin
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Ad. on mirrored pin of "scantily clad lady". Reads "Continental Hotel/European Plan/JNO E. Car, Prop/Norwich, New York/ Good for 10 c...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to a**********5 for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Mirrored Ad. Pin2248 - Mirrored Ad. Pin
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Mirrored Ad. Pin with scantily clad woman on obverse, reads "Metropolitan Hotel Bar/ Frank Mack Prop./24 E. Bridge St. Oswego NY/ Good for 10ce...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********n for (160.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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Mirrored Ad. Pin2249 - Mirrored Ad. Pin
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1 mirrored ad pin with "scantily clad" lady on obverse reads, "Meet Your Friends at the Bridge/Felter Bros. Shelby Ohio/ Good For 10 ...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********n for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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