Great Americana Pow-Wow Auction (August 2020)

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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)

SHIPPING & HANDLING: Shipping is subject to a minimum charge of $19.00. Shipping and handling cannot be estimated prior to invoicing as it is based on the size and weight of your purchase. Additional shipping and handling costs, if required, will be re-invoiced for the balance due. Items are not shipped until the invoice is completely paid. Many buyers purchase a number of lots. Every effort will be made to include all lots in a single shipping charge calculated to cover the weight and size.SH...
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1910 French Reference Book on Medals, Jetons  (118979)5090 - 1910 French Reference Book on Medals, Jetons (118979)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Bibliotheque Nationale, Catalogue de la Collection Rouyer, Leguee en 1897, au Departement des Medailles et Antiques, deuxieme partie Jetons &a...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to b*******8 for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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British Medals and Tokens Reference Books  (118977)5091 - British Medals and Tokens Reference Books (118977)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A pair of hardcover reference books written by J.R.S. Whiting: "British Commemorative Medals - A Medallic History of Britain from Tudor Times t...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to 6****A for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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British Medals Reference Books (2)  (118980)5092 - British Medals Reference Books (2) (118980)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Medallic Illustrations of British History," Volumes I and II, 1978 reprints by Spink & Son Ltd., originally published in 1885 by The ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Animal Head Speil Markes  (121425)5093 - Animal Head Speil Markes (121425)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of four: three with sheep heads, one with an entire bull depicted. Ex. Fauver Collection. Date: Country if not USA: State: City: Provena
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Anti Tobacco Tokens  (121455)5094 - Anti Tobacco Tokens (121455)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of five: Obv.: I Will Never Use Tobacco / (pictorial boy) / In Any Form; Rev.: Tobacco / Tends to Idle / Ness, Poverty / Strong Drink / Vice / Il
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to A******S for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Calendar Medal 1868  (120136)5095 - Calendar Medal 1868 (120136)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Obv.: Seated Liberty / 1868; Rev.: Days of the Week around perimeter, dates down to the center. Br. rd., 38 mm. Date: Country if not USA: State:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to D**********6 for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Civil War Tokens  (120122)5096 - Civil War Tokens (120122)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two: 1) J.F. Siehler, Chicago; copper, 20 mm. 2) 1863 "For Public Accommodation" // W. F. Warner / No. 1 / Catherine Market; Br. rd...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Counters, "One Unit"  (121456)5097 - Counters, "One Unit" (121456)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two interesting copper pieces: Obv.: Fibenny / (Mercury Head) / Laugh / Idea. Rev.: One / Unit / Understand. C, rd., 18 mm. This token is listed as a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (10.00 + 2.50) x 1 = 12.50
 
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Counters, "Redeemable For"  (121462)5098 - Counters, "Redeemable For" (121462)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of five: three redeemable for 2 1/2 dollars, one with clipped planchet, one " R & R" dollars, 17 mm. Two redeemable for $10 "...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
 
 
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Double Ring With Stars Between Game Counters  (120140)5099 - Double Ring With Stars Between Game Counters (120140)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two: $2.50 (17 mm); $20 (34 mm). Date: Country if not USA: State: City: Provenance: Benjamin Fauver Collection
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 100.00
 
 
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