Great Americana Pow-Wow Auction (August 2020)

Auction Details

We sincerely hope everyone is enjoying their summer!

This auction marks the best material we've offered in a hot August sale in many years. The variety is outstanding, as is the quality of goods offered.

A glimpse at the many categories: Native American turquoise and silver jewelry, including the best squash blossom necklace we've ever seen, baskets, Kachinas, and rugs; California token collection; Fauver American and foreign counters and tokens; rare whiskey bottles; Masonic California token; beautiful drugstore carved wood frontispiece; Nevada rare documents; major pinback collection; baseball and boxing collectibles; gold specimens including some from the Goodshaw Mine at Bodie; American and foreign medals; Victorian furniture; fantastic array of western Art; original Buffalo Bill/Pawnee Bill posters; Large ore cars and incline cars from a major Nevada City mine; Dynamite and candle boxes; American souvenir plate collection (c1900-1920); music collectibles; toys and toy trains; postcard collections, directories, maps; railroad pass collection and references; antique firearms; badges; mining & railroad stocks; US coins; token dies; a rockshop section, mining artifacts and much more.

There is truly something for everybody!

Don't forget us when its time to sell. We average about 5000 registered bidders per sale, probably the most in America for an Americana sale! With buyers all over the globe, we get to everybody. We are always after great collections! ~Fred Holabird~

Auction Schedule

Day 1, August 27th, 2020:
Art (1001-1093)
Native Americana (1094-1325)
General Americana Part I (1326-1595)
Sports (1596-1604)
Toys (1605-1651)

Day 2, August 28th, 2020:
Philatelic - Postal History (2000-2087)
General Americana Part II (2088-2599)
Firearms & Weapons(2600-2624)

Day 3, August 29th, 2020:
Stocks & Bonds (3000-3125)
Numismatics (3126-3416)
Tokens (3417-3634)

Day 4, August 30th, 2020:
Minerals (4000-4042)
Mining (4043-4320)
Bargains & Dealer Specials PART I (4321-4611)

Day 5, August 31st, 2020:
Bargains & Dealer Specials PART II (5000-5641)

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Pictorial Archive of Racehorse Trainer Ted Saladin  (121771)1601 - Pictorial Archive of Racehorse Trainer Ted Saladin (121771)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This incredible archive traces the life of thoroughbred racehorse trainer, Ted Saladin. A trainer since the 1950's, Saladin trained many winners...
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Horse Racing Pinbacks & Souvenirs Collection  (119327)1602 - Horse Racing Pinbacks & Souvenirs Collection (119327)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of four items related to horse racing includes a 1948 Guest Coupon Book cover for the Bay Meadows Club House during the Spring Meet. Also includes
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Horseracing History in America: Three Volumes  (110889)1603 - Horseracing History in America: Three Volumes (110889)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three volumes of The Jockey Club's private publication. Two volumes published in 1944 covering 1665-1865, by John Hervey. The first race course...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to L********L for (400.00 + 100.00) = 500.00
 
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Foil Fencing Swords (2)  (121179)1604 - Foil Fencing Swords (2) (121179)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a pair of unmatched foil fencing swords. No manufacturers markings and there is no provision for electricals. Both appear to have been used an
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Estimates : 80.00 - 200.00
Sold to G**********m for (40.00 + 10.00) = 50.00
 
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Western Doll & Toy Company Seal Press  (121130)1605 - Western Doll & Toy Company Seal Press (121130)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A stamp seal used by The Western Doll & Toy Manufacturing Company in Los Angeles. The seal is dated May 2, 1918 and is still in very nice condit...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Model Train Controller  (120853)1606 - Model Train Controller (120853)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A Soundina Sapel SRI model train controller. this unit, made in Italy, operates speed, direction and braking control. Unit comes with a speaker that
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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"Love and Prayers" doll from Lee Middleton Original Dolls  (110412)1607 - "Love and Prayers" doll from Lee Middleton Original Dolls (110412)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a "Love and Prayers" doll from Lee Middleton Originals at 18 in. tall designed by Reva Schick. She comes complete with a christeni...
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Annette Himstedt Doll Collection (4)  (109874)1608 - Annette Himstedt Doll Collection (4) (109874)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a collection of four Annette Himstedt dolls in as new condtion. There is the Toni doll #5202, the Timi doll #5194, the Kai doll #4847-9993, an
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (110.00 + 0.00) = 110.00
 
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Children's Uncle Wiggily Book and Pictures  (118914)1609 - Children's Uncle Wiggily Book and Pictures (118914)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of three antique children's book and pictures, c1930s on. Includes the children's book, "Uncle Wiggily and His Muskrat Lady Houseke...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 120.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) = 68.75
 
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Coca-Cola Kids Doll Collection (7)  (112770)1610 - Coca-Cola Kids Doll Collection (7) (112770)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) There is Kirby the Coca-Cola boy doll complete with his soap box derby car. Both are NIB. Vintage 1995. Kirby is still in the wrappers. 2,3) There
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Estimates : 260.00 - 350.00
Sold to n*******L for (130.00 + 32.50) = 162.50
 
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