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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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationMining Crucible3250 - Mining Crucible
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Mining crucible tht would be used for 100-500 oz. pours. Approx 11.5" x 10" Date: City: State: HWAC# 58716
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationMining Ephemera Group3251 - Mining Ephemera Group
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Lot of 4. 1) Large albumen photograph showing big group of men, one armed, standing at what appears to be a mine entrance. Also a man appears to be op
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationMining Photographs & Ephemera3252 - Mining Photographs & Ephemera
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Lot of 7. 1) Letterhead for the Custer Mining Syndicate, Winston, Montana, 1893. Sent to AM Holter in Helena re: pump valves and wrenches. Signed by C
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationMining Postcards and a Stereoview (9)3253 - Mining Postcards and a Stereoview (9)
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9 b/w, chromolitho, and RPC's. PA, NV. Lead SD, OR hydraulic mining stereoview by Keystone. Date: City: State: HWAC# 72045
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationPacific American Gold Mines Co. Stock Certificate3254 - Pacific American Gold Mines Co. Stock Certificate
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Rare Stock Cert., No. 88, Shares 5000. Beautiful Vignette of eagle with brown border. Embossed Nov. 13, 1902. No condition issues noted. 11.75"...
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationPar Value Consolidated Gold & Copper Co.3255 - Par Value Consolidated Gold & Copper Co.
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Stock Cert. No. 3688, for 20 shares. I/U, vignette of miners working in mine shaft, signed by Jos. McNeal (?) president. Date: 1906 City: State:
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Start Price : 35.00 | Estimates : 70.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationPhiladelphia Gold Mining Tunnel & Reduction Co.3256 - Philadelphia Gold Mining Tunnel & Reduction Co.
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No. 112, for 100 shares, I/U, vignette of miners working working in tunnel. Signed by Isaac Van Deuseu (?) President. Date: 1898 City: State:
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationPorcupine-Crown Mines Stock Certificate3257 - Porcupine-Crown Mines Stock Certificate
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Beautiful blue border, No. 3810, for 30 shares Issued to Daniel Perry. Unusual vignette of porcupine with a crown on top of quills. 11.5" x 8&q...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationRiverside Iron & Cole Company of Scranton Stock Cert.3258 - Riverside Iron & Cole Company of Scranton Stock Cert.
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Unissued, red color with vignette of miners working, train & smelting factory. Date: City: State: HWAC# 76257
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationSunlight Copper Mining Company Stock Cert. (1)3259 - Sunlight Copper Mining Company Stock Cert. (1)
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Beautiful, clean stock cert. No. 23 for 1 share, vignette of two women with shield & eagle w/ background of steamer ship & train. Incorporat...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationU.S. Mining Stereoviews & a Mining Postcard3260 - U.S. Mining Stereoviews & a Mining Postcard
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Lot of 5: four different stereoviews and one mining postcard. Stereoviews include: Copper Smelters & Mine, Butte, Montana Keystone; Shaft House,...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationGold in Quartz and Green Schist3261 - Gold in Quartz and Green Schist
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Gold in quartz and green schist from a collection in Washington, where may of the really good Alaska specimens are today. It is believed these specime
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationAzurite Specimen3262 - Azurite Specimen
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Nice Arizona Azurite specimen collected in 1960's in Bagdad, AZ. Approx 6" x 6". Date: City: Bagdad State: Arizona HWAC# 76941
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationBeryl v. Aquamarine from Brazil3263 - Beryl v. Aquamarine from Brazil
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Aquamarine is the greenish-blue colored variety of the mineral Beryl. The color of aquamarine is attributed to the presence of ferrous iron within the
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Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 6,000.00 - 9,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationGold in Quartz from Nevada County, California3264 - Gold in Quartz from Nevada County, California
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The northern Sierra Nevada is home to numerous important gold deposits. These include the famous lode districts and placer deposits of Nevada County w
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Start Price : 1,800.00 | Estimates : 3,600.00 - 5,400.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationGold Leaf Specimen from California3265 - Gold Leaf Specimen from California
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This fine, California leaf gold specimen was previously in the mineral collection of F. John Barlow (Specimen #G-157). Barlow was passionate about col
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,500.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationWire Gold in Quartz from Ibex Mine, Leadville, Colorado3266 - Wire Gold in Quartz from Ibex Mine, Leadville, Colorado
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An important, rich specimen of wire gold in quartz from the historically significant Ibex / Little Jonny Mine area. Margaret "Molly" Brown...
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationWire Gold from Ibex Mine, Leadville, Colorado3267 - Wire Gold from Ibex Mine, Leadville, Colorado
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This rich, wire gold specimen was uncovered by metal detector during the last 20 years. The specimen was most recently in the mineral collection of Br
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Start Price : 6,250.00 | Estimates : 12,500.00 - 18,750.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationMicrocline v. Amazonite and Quartz v. Smoky from Smoky Hawk Mine, Colorado3268 - Microcline v. Amazonite and Quartz v. Smoky from Smoky Hawk Mine, Colorado
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This superb amazonite and smoky quartz specimen is from the Smoky Hawk Mine, Teller County, Colorado. Amazonite is a variety of microcline feldspar co
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Start Price : 875.00 | Estimates : 1,750.00 - 2,625.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationCopper from Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan3269 - Copper from Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan
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An exceptionally well-crystallized copper specimen from the historically important copper mining province of the Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan. While c
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Start Price : 2,250.00 | Estimates : 4,500.00 - 6,750.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationCrystallized Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada3270 - Crystallized Gold from Round Mountain Mine, Nye Co., Nevada
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This specimen demonstrates why crystallized gold specimens from the huge, open-pit Round Mountain Mine so highly prized by mineral collectors. Round M
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationBlue Ellingsworth Agate3271 - Blue Ellingsworth Agate
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Very nice, small agate. This specimen is know as " Blue Ellingsworth. The size is around 2". Very nice specimen with a light blue cast. Go...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationGold Nugget from Russia3272 - Gold Nugget from Russia
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An extremely attractive stream-worn gold nugget with minor quartz association. This nugget had previously been part of the world-famous gold collectio
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Start Price : 1,750.00 | Estimates : 3,500.00 - 5,250.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationTwinned Crystal of Native Gold from Russia3273 - Twinned Crystal of Native Gold from Russia
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A large, spectacular, water-worn, spinel-law twinned crystal of native gold. This specimen was formerly part of the world-famous F. John Barlow Collec
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Start Price : 3,750.00 | Estimates : 7,500.00 - 11,250.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationFluorite from Riemvasmaak, South Africa3274 - Fluorite from Riemvasmaak, South Africa
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A well-formed, one-inch wide, neon-green colored fluorite crystal is the focal point on this fantastic collector quality specimen from Riemvasmaak, So
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Start Price : 875.00 | Estimates : 1,750.00 - 2,625.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationCrystallized Gold in Quartz from Venezuela3275 - Crystallized Gold in Quartz from Venezuela
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A superb example of crystallized gold in quartz from Venezuela. The area around Santa Elena de Uairen is currently a hotbed of gold exploration. The c
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Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,750.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationWire Gold in Quartz from Venezuela3276 - Wire Gold in Quartz from Venezuela
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A fantastic specimen of wire gold in quartz recovered during the last decade from near surface, gold-bearing quartz veins during the last decade near
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Start Price : 2,500.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,500.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationApophylite Specimen Collection3277 - Apophylite Specimen Collection
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Eighteen specimens, all about four inches square from numerous locales. Several are particularly nice, some containing other minor minerals. Crystal
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationGold Nugget Set with  Diamond3278 - Gold Nugget Set with Diamond
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Gold nugget necklace--24 small nuggets (1.11 ozt) and one large nugget (1.91 ozt) set with a .5 carat round cut diamond on a gold chain necklace. 22...
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Start Price : 3,250.00 | Estimates : 6,500.00 - 8,500.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationPair of Geode Bookends3279 - Pair of Geode Bookends
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Geode bookend pair. Beautiful blue died agate geode, ocean blue color, highly polished, each side with a wood base. Very attractive, the larger pieces
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationLot Withdrawn3280 - Lot Withdrawn
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Start Price : 1.00 | Estimates : 2.00 - 3.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing Notification4-Color Lens Lantern3281 - 4-Color Lens Lantern
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Four color railroad lantern. Embossed from the Atkinson Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. Blue, orange, blue, orange lenses, embossed along the bottom rim,
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Three red globe caboose lamps. Two shallow flat bottom red Dietz lamp with red globes, number 40 traffic guard. No railroad markings. Both dirty but g
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationThree Railroad Lanterns3283 - Three Railroad Lanterns
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Two Dietz handheld lanterns with red glass insert on back panel. Two with clear globes, one turned purple. Two of these lamps with the globes have wha
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationThree Unmarked Railroad Lamps3284 - Three Unmarked Railroad Lamps
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Three railroad lamps. None of the lamps are marked from a specific railroad. Two with clear globes the third without. Patent dates of 1923, 1913. (Dan
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationSix S. P. Co. Lanterns3285 - Six S. P. Co. Lanterns
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Six Southern Pacific Company Railroad lamps with globes. All marked with embossed tops, small lettering and large lettering. One lamp marked on the cl
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationThree Different Railroad Lamps3286 - Three Different Railroad Lamps
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Three different railroad lamps. Atkinson Topeka and Santa Fe by Handlin, St. Louis, with an embossed clear globe. The second lamp by Adams and Westlak
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationTwo Railroad Lanterns3287 - Two Railroad Lanterns
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Two red globe handheld railroad lanterns. One marked S.P. CO., the second marked A T & S F. Both globes unmarked and not embossed. Generally fin...
Current Bid: 50.00
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationMissouri Pacific Lock3288 - Missouri Pacific Lock
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Missouri Pacific embossed railroad lock reverse side says section to house a one. Scarce, brass, good condition, no key. (Daniel Manassellkian Collect
Current Bid: 50.00
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing Notification20 Antique Locks3289 - 20 Antique Locks
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Collection of 20 old locks, mostly rusty. Includes Liberty Saver, and AdLake with the Southern Pacific key. A number of locks that appear to be mailb
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationChmpion Locks3290 - Chmpion Locks
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Eight Champion six lever brass locks. These ornate locks were are embossed, none of these marked on the back, two of the locks have keys. A good-looki
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationGroup of Skeleton Keys3291 - Group of Skeleton Keys
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Collection of skeleton keys of all varieties. Approximately 75 keys ranging in size from the average skeleton key from 1922, larger more ornate keys o
Current Bid: 60.00
Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationKeen Kutter Lock3292 - Keen Kutter Lock
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Fancy Keen Kutter lock, embossed Southern Pacific on the reverse with the Southern Pacific logo. Brass, embossed St. Louis USA on HASP, SC Simmons. (D
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationModern Made Locks3293 - Modern Made Locks
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Four locks that are modern made. All have fake plaques as seen on so many other items. these locks are "For Show Only". Locks come in a gr...
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationPacific Electric Railway Lock3294 - Pacific Electric Railway Lock
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Pacific Electric Railway lock, embossed, switch CS 10. Brass railroad block with key. Scarce. Fine condition. (Daniel Manassellian Collection) Date:
Current Bid: 50.00
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationRailroad Locks3295 - Railroad Locks
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Four classic railroad locks, from brass to iron. No markings from the railroad and no keys. Nice general collectors items. (Daniel Manassellian Collec
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationPatent & Advertising for Robber Proof Train Express Car3296 - Patent & Advertising for Robber Proof Train Express Car
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Lot of 3. 1894 patent No. 526191 issued to Miguel Morell and Ramon Ferrer of Santa Barbara for express cars. Includes diagrams and descriptions of the
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationTwo Page Santa Barbara Letter about Burglar Proof Express Cars3297 - Two Page Santa Barbara Letter about Burglar Proof Express Cars
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Sent on stationary from Miguel Morell and Raymundo M. Ferrer. Dateline Santa Barbara, Feb. 13th, 1897. Addressed to Nunn & Co. in New York. Mess...
Current Bid: 40.00
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationRailroads of California and Nevada, 3 Vols by Myrick3298 - Railroads of California and Nevada, 3 Vols by Myrick
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3 nice hardcovers with lots of photos. Date: City: State: California HWAC# 76555
Current Bid: 50.00
Estimates : 100.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Sign In to Subscribe to Lot Closing NotificationWestern Railroad Corporation Stock Certificate, 18433299 - Western Railroad Corporation Stock Certificate, 1843
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No. 1551, issued for 5 shares to Timothy Dodd on May 9th, 1843. Signed by the president, Ed. Dwight, and treasurer Josiah (illegible). Punch cancelled
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
 
 
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