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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Miners and Puddlers Tin3248 - Miners and Puddlers Tin
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Original tin can with red black and white, 6“ diameter, 7” tall with original bale handle. “Miners and Puddlers long hot smoking tobacco”, Milwaukee,
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to F********e for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Mining Books and Ephemera3249 - Mining Books and Ephemera
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Philadelphia Smelting and Refining 1897? assay report, Dawson YT 1905 Margaret Barrett savings bank note. Hardcover Deep Enough by Crampton 281pp, Ha
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Mining 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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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to c*******l for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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Mining 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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Mining 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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Mining 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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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to j*****0 for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Pacific 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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Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to b**********7 for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Par 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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Estimates : 70.00 - 150.00
Sold to b**********7 for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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Philadelphia 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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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
 
 
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Porcupine-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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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to 6****A for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Riverside 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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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
 
 
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Sunlight 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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Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to 8***1 for (30.00 + 6.60) x 1 = 36.60
 
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U.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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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to 6****A for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Gold 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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Azurite 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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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to c*********p for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Beryl 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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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (4,000.00 + 1,000.00) x 1 = 5,000.00
 
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Gold 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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Gold 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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Wire 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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Wire 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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Microcline 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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Copper 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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Crystallized 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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Blue 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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Gold 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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Twinned 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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Fluorite 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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Estimates : 1,750.00 - 2,625.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (1,000.00 + 250.00) x 1 = 1,250.00
 
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Crystallized 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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Wire 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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Apophylite 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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Gold 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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Pair 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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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********r.. for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Lot Withdrawn3280 - Lot Withdrawn
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lot withdrawn
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Start Price : 1.00 | Estimates : 2.00 - 3.00
 
 
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4-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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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to g*****9 for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Red Globe Caboose Lamps3282 - Red Globe Caboose Lamps
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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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Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to m********r.. for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Three 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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Estimates : 100.00 - 120.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (75.00 + 18.75) x 1 = 93.75
 
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Three 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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Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Six 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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Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*****5 for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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Three 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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Estimates : 180.00 - 300.00
Sold to g*****9 for (90.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 112.50
 
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Two 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...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to p***p for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Missouri 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
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 6****A for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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20 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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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to k*******9 for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Chmpion 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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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9*****H for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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Group 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
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Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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Keen 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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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to 9*****H for (140.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 175.00
 
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Modern 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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Pacific 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:
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9*****H for (550.00 + 137.50) x 1 = 687.50
 
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Railroad 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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Estimates : 100.00 - 120.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Patent & 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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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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Two 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...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to h*********d for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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