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Six day Auction, September 25, 26, 27 and October 2, 3, 4, 2015.
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Military, Lumber, Coal, and Saloon Tokens Books Library6000 - Military, Lumber, Coal, and Saloon Tokens Books Library
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Al Erickson; Saloon Tokens of the United States, 2008... Terry Trantow; Lumber Company Store Tokens, 1978... Donald O. Edkins; Edkins' Catalogu...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b********n for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Transportation and Related Tokens Books6001 - Transportation and Related Tokens Books
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Ford, Coffee Jr.; Automobile Washing Tokens, 1986... Coffee Jr., Ford; The Atwood-Coffee Catalogue of United States and Canadian Transportation Token
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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California Tokens Books6002 - California Tokens Books
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Album, Feisel; California '76 Tokens & Medals of the American Revolution Bicentennial, 1980... Feisel, Hoffman; Catalog of California Encas...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to i*********1 for (75.00 + 17.25) x 1 = 92.25
 
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Chinese, Philippines, and Puerto Rico Token Guide Collection6003 - Chinese, Philippines, and Puerto Rico Token Guide Collection
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Gould, Higgie; The Money of Puerto Rico... 1962, Basso; Coins, Medals and tokens of the Philippines... 1968, Marsden; Numismata Orientalia Illustrat
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Midwest Token Archive6004 - Midwest Token Archive
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Cunningham; Michigan Trade Tokens... 1987, Robinson; Arkansas Merchant Tokens...1985, Wagaman; Indiana Trade Tokens... 1981, Wacketta; Trade Tokens
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to a********y for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Miscellaneous Token Library6005 - Miscellaneous Token Library
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Vernon; Collectors Guide to Orders, Medals, and Decorations... 1990, Hudson; Guide Book of Wooden Money... 1966, Taylor; The Standard Guide to Love To
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Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to F****e for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Western Token Guide Collection6006 - Western Token Guide Collection
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Erickson; Washington State Trade Tokens... 1998, Holabird- Kagin's; The Finest Offering of Rare and Unique Assay & Presentation Ingots and ...
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Gold Nugget Token, Copper Block Buffet, Valdez6007 - Gold Nugget Token, Copper Block Buffet, Valdez
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Alaska Gold Rush choice gold nugget token. Silver dollar size, encased in NGC holder. These are perhaps the most famous of the western mining tokens,
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,200.00
Sold to r*o for (1,200.00 + 276.00) x 1 = 1,476.00
 
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Soapy Smith Saloon Token6008 - Soapy Smith Saloon Token
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Original Soapy Smith saloon token. We wrote a story on it for our American Saloon book a number of years ago. It is the finest known, as far as we kno
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Estimates : 7,000.00 - 11,000.00
Sold to r*o for (5,750.00 + 1,322.50) x 1 = 7,072.50
 
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Winslow, Arizona Territory Token6010 - Winslow, Arizona Territory Token
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Parlor Saloon, Winslow A.T. Aluminum, square cut out as made. VF. Nearly all Arizona Territory tokens as marked "A.T." are rare. City: Wi...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****l for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Three Allegheny and Truckee, California Tokens6011 - Three Allegheny and Truckee, California Tokens
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1) Allegheny: Armstrong Brothers, GF 10c IT. Brass. 2) Truckee: St. Louis Club, GF 5c IT. Aluminum. 3) Truckee: W. H. M. S. Reverse is blank. Cut hole
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Estimates : 120.00 - 180.00
Sold to 5*****r for (60.00 + 13.80) x 1 = 73.80
 
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Auburn and Colfax Token Collection6012 - Auburn and Colfax Token Collection
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Lot of eleven. Colfax tokens: 1) Cushions, brass, one cigar. 2) Austin & Bird, brass, one drink. 3-4) Petri & Lucchesi, brass, cancelled. 5-...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8*****l for (60.00 + 13.80) x 1 = 73.80
 
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3 East Auburn, California tokens6013 - 3 East Auburn, California tokens
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1) Smith Bros. / East Auburn // GF 5c IT. 2) Same as '1,' but has a large hole cancel. 3) Hotel / Placer / East Auburn, Cal. // GF 5c IT. C...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to i*********1 for (50.00 + 11.50) x 1 = 61.50
 
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Fresno Trade Tokens Group6014 - Fresno Trade Tokens Group
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Octagon aluminum trade tokens from merchant J.P. Ryan of Fresno. Reverse side reads "Good For 10c In Trade." This entire (72) token lot h...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Grass Valley Dug Brunswick Balke Token6015 - Grass Valley Dug Brunswick Balke Token
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GF one drink / at / J. R. Blanchard's / Saloon // Jacob Strahle Co. / Billiard / Manfrs / 515 Market St. / San Francisco, Cal. Brass. Exact loca...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to r******h for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Ten Grass Valley Tokens6016 - Ten Grass Valley Tokens
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1) Israel James, The Lobby, 5c drink. 2) McOmie cigar. 3) Bunce's Place, 10c. Aluminum. 4) The Social 10c. 5) OK Pool Room, 20c. Aluminum. 6) El...
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Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Two Town Tokens: Tuttle & Weber6017 - Two Town Tokens: Tuttle & Weber
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Great two town token in excellent condition!!! Grass Valley & Nevada City / Tuttle / & / Weber // Gf / 10c / IT. 35 x 25 mm. Aluminum. Oval....
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d********9 for (45.00 + 10.35) x 1 = 55.35
 
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LA Transit Authority Original Tokens in Original Box6018 - LA Transit Authority Original Tokens in Original Box
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25 rolls of original and unused Los Angeles Transit Authority tokens in their original box. Each token is good for one fare. Great collection! City:
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Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Hydraulic Saloon Drink Token, Nevada City, California6021 - Hydraulic Saloon Drink Token, Nevada City, California
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Fabulous California saloon token. Hydraulic / Saloon / J. R. Hopkins / Prop. / Nevada City // GF / 1 [fancy script] / Drink. Brass. City: Nevada City
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to c*******d for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Transportation Tokens Quartet6022 - Transportation Tokens Quartet
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Lot of 4: fare tokens, for bridge passage, horse carriage fare, and electric railway rides. Copper, aluminum and bronze tokens, in fair to good condit
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Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to 8*****l for (40.00 + 9.20) x 1 = 49.20
 
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Two 1936 San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge/Cal Gold 1/2 Tokens6023 - Two 1936 San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge/Cal Gold 1/2 Tokens
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Very nice examples of a fairly scarce California Gold token. 1936 California Gold 1/2 token commemorating the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge. Usuall
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to r*o for (325.00 + 74.75) x 1 = 399.75
 
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One Token Town: Llanada, California6024 - One Token Town: Llanada, California
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Fancy token! GF 1 Drink / John Oliver / Llanada // Estate of St. Germain / 57 1st St. / S. F. Fancy scroll work on obverse and pool table on reverse.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********n for (375.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 450.00
 
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San Ardo, California Brunswick Balke token6025 - San Ardo, California Brunswick Balke token
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Jacob Strahle & Co. / Billiard Mfr's / 515 Market St. / San Francisco, Cal. // GF one drink / R. Delholm / San Ardo, Cal. This is a unique p...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to r******h for (750.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 900.00
 
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San Francisco Souvenir Earthquake Token6026 - San Francisco Souvenir Earthquake Token
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Commemorates the great April 18,1906 Earthquake & Fire with a 1901 Indian Head "Lucky Penny" in the center of an aluminum token the re...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Wai Yuen Chinese Social Club Token Group6027 - Wai Yuen Chinese Social Club Token Group
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Lot of 6: 38 mm aluminum tokens (3) the feature Chinese characters the mean "money transfer" or "draft." The number "5"...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to w****e for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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Wai Yuen Chinese Social Club tokens6028 - Wai Yuen Chinese Social Club tokens
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Lot of 80 uncirculated tokens, 10 each in denominations of 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 & 8. Aluminum, round,octoganal, & scalloped; brass in round and oct...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to k**********y for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Wai Yuen Chinese Social Club tokens6029 - Wai Yuen Chinese Social Club tokens
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Huge lot of Chinese Social Club tokens in denominations of 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8. Over 200 tokens from the Stockton Street social group. City: San Francisc
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to k**********y for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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San Francisco Tokens Group6030 - San Francisco Tokens Group
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Lot of 11: tokens from various vendors and taverns in and around the city. (4) brass, (1) bronze, (2) aluminum and (1) copper. There are (2) "G...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to 8*****l for (25.00 + 5.75) x 1 = 30.75
 
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Cigar Factory Tokens Lot6031 - Cigar Factory Tokens Lot
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Large group of aluminum octagonal tokens, from "Geo. Kluver & Son Pioneer Cigar Factory." Reverse side reads "Good For 12 1/2c In...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to w******o for (55.00 + 12.65) x 1 = 67.65
 
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Rare Capitol Hotel, Sierra City, California Token6032 - Rare Capitol Hotel, Sierra City, California Token
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George Lamb / Capitol / Hotel / Sierra / City // GF / 10 / cents / IT. Strong Strike City: Sierra City State: California Date: HWAC# 32267
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Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
Sold to F****e for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Commemorative Gold Token of Padre Junnipero Serra6033 - Commemorative Gold Token of Padre Junnipero Serra
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Commemorative token honoring Padre Junnipero Serra for his 250th birthday. Known as the "Apostle of California," the obverse features the ...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to o**********j for (25.00 + 5.75) x 1 = 30.75
 
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State Tokens Quartet6034 - State Tokens Quartet
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Lot of 4: multiple state's tokens, with (2) from California, (1) from Utah and (1) from Wyoming. The Wyoming token is from "The Oak - Kemme...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to l*****8 for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Creede Bimetallic Exchange Encased Cent6035 - Creede Bimetallic Exchange Encased Cent
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1902 saloon related encased cent from Creede. Still has much of the original luster. Very rare. City: Creede State: Colorado Date: HWAC# 33203
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Estimates : 900.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to r*o for (800.00 + 184.00) x 1 = 984.00
 
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US Mint Commemorative Token6036 - US Mint Commemorative Token
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Token from the opening ceremonies for the US Mint, 1905. Bronze, with reeded edge, double-eagle size. Rare. City: Denver State: Colorado Date: 1905
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to c******o for (375.00 + 86.25) x 1 = 461.25
 
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Leadville, Bank Saloon Token6037 - Leadville, Bank Saloon Token
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Bank Saloon, Good for one 12 1/2c drink Brass. Graded AU55 by NGC. Rare, especially in this condition. City: Leadville State: Colorado Date: HWA
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Estimates : 250.00 - 750.00
Sold to 8***7 for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Free Coinage Saloon Encased 1909 Cent6038 - Free Coinage Saloon Encased 1909 Cent
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Rare 12 1/2c token as an encased cent from Ouray. Encased in NGC holder. City: Ouray State: Colorado Date: HWAC# 33202
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to b******1 for (750.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 900.00
 
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Condor Token Lot6039 - Condor Token Lot
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Mixed lot of nineteen different pieces. 1797 Perth 5, 10; 1792 Birmingham 1/2 penny; 1791 Paris Miners Half penny; 1792 Norfolk and Norwich halfpenny;
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Hawaii Sugar Plantation Token6040 - Hawaii Sugar Plantation Token
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Rare Hawaii token! Copper. Obverse: ONE / * / RIAL. Reverse: HAIKU / 1882. (Wreaths) 23mm diameter. According to Ron Guth (coinfacts.com), these were
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Estimates : 400.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 8***7 for (650.00 + 130.00) x 1 = 780.00
 
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Nugget Cigar Store Paper Tokens6041 - Nugget Cigar Store Paper Tokens
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175 tokens! Nugget Cigar Store / Good for 12 1/2 c in Trade / Shirley Mendenhall. Printed on yellow cardstock with black printing. Circulated conditio
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Billiard Table Token6042 - Billiard Table Token
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Brass token from the famous "Brunswick-Balke- Collender Co.", billiard table and stick on the obverse, "Good For 5c IT" on the r...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Brunswick & Balke Co. Billiards Token6043 - Brunswick & Balke Co. Billiards Token
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J.M. Brunswick & Balke Co. brass token, "Good For 5c In Trade" on the reverse. There is a field in the center of the obverse that appe...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to w**7 for (25.00 + 5.75) x 1 = 30.75
 
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Civil War Commemorative Token6044 - Civil War Commemorative Token
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Commemorative Civil War piece, with "International Military Encampment Chicago Oct. 1887" on the obverse, and shield and crossed rifles on...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Tokens Bag6048 - Tokens Bag
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Lot of 12: token reads "Good For 50c In Trade," obverse, "17100 Mack Ave." reverse. Very good condition. City: Gross Pointe St...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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