Objects of Our Affection - February 2020

Auction Details

Welcome to our February 2020 Auction! This sale features over 2,500 lots over 4 days, covering numerous collecting categories incl. Art, General Americana, Numismatics, Mining, Railroad, Military, Sports, Cowboy & Native Americana, Bottles, & More!

HIGHLIGHTS:

*The John Reynolds Collection, Part One (Exonumia & Americana)

*The Benj. Fauver Collection of Counter Tokens

*The Potosi Mine Gold-Silver Ingot (Bliss Collection)

*Numismatics incl. Masonic Pennies, Coins, Medals, So-Called Dollars, Tokens, Shell Cards, Wooden Money, & Dies

*Original James Marshall California Gold Rush Collectibles

*Mining Equipment, Maps, Ephemera, USGS Folios, & Rare Stock Certificates

*Art incl. Franz Trevors, William Forrest Martin, and Japanese Netsuke

*Whiskey & Beer Shot Glass Collection

*Vintage Baseball and Boxing Collectibles

*Stocks & Bonds from the Ken Prag Collection & Others

and Much More!

Full Auction Schedule

Day 1, Friday, February 14th, 2020 (Lots 1000-1646)
Art (1000-1074)
General Americana (1075-1434)
-Jewelry (1075-1104)
-Pocket Watches (1105-1119)
-Souvenir Spoons (1120-1131)
-Souvenir Plates (1132-1193)
-Ephemera, Geographically Sorted (1194-1305)
-Miscellaneous (Decoys, Books, Music, Toys, Etc.) (1306-1434)
Mining Artifacts & Ephemera (1435-1646)
-Books (1437-1490)
-Ephemera, Geographically Sorted (1491-1544)
-Equipment (1545-1646)

Day 2, Saturday, February 15th, 2020 (Lots 2000-2643)
Stocks & Bonds, Geographically Sorted (2000-2632)
-Mining (2000-2214)
-General (2215-2264)
-Railroad & Transportation (2265-2632)
Railroad Artifacts & Ephemera (2633-2643)

Day 3, Sunday, February 16th, 2020 (Lots 3000-3628)
Numismatics
-Coins (3000-3074)
-Encased & Elongated (3000-3018)
-Masonic (3019-3055)
-General (3056-3074)
-Medals & So-Called Dollars (3075-3185)
-Ingots feat. Lot 3186, The Potosi Mine Gold-Silver Ingot
-Currency, Exonumia, & Ephemera (3188-3200)
-Tokens (3201-3550)
-Shell Cards (3201-3272)
-Geographically Sorted (3273-3550)
-Wooden Money (3551-3573)
-Dies & Hobbs (3574-3628)

Day 4, Monday, February 17th, 2020 (Lots 4000-4602)
Firearms & Military (4000-4031)
Cowboy & Native Americana (4032-4069)
Bottles & Glass (4070-4124)
Sports Collectibles (4125-4285)
Bargains & Dealer Specials (4286-4602)
-General Americana (4286-4312)
-Numismatics (4313-4337)
-Stocks & Bonds (4338-4602)
-General (4338-4377)
-Mining (4378-4450)
-Railroad (4451-4602)
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.
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1865 Steamboat Pilot License  (107828)1289 - 1865 Steamboat Pilot License (107828)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Extra rare. Pilot's Certificate issued by the Inspectors for the District of Buffalo, NY, to John C. Cook on May 10th, 1865. Qualifies as a firs...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to T******1 for (225.00 + 49.50) = 274.50
 
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Actor and Actress Mounted Photos, NY Theatre Related  (89335)1290 - Actor and Actress Mounted Photos, NY Theatre Related (89335)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Approx 27 5.5x4" mounted photos of actress' and actors related to NY theatres of the era. Many shot by Mora, NYC. Maggie Mitchell, Toriani,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,400.00
 
 
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Johnson's New York state map 1870's  (112208)1291 - Johnson's New York state map 1870's (112208)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a color map of New York state c. 1870's by Johnson and Browning. 18 in. X 27 in. includes rail roads, common roads, and canals. Proven...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to 4*******x for (30.00 + 7.50) = 37.50
 
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New York glass desk paperwieght  (112467)1292 - New York glass desk paperwieght (112467)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Glass paperweight from Stuart McKenzie. Measures 4 X 3X 1", clear. Wording: Manufacturer and Proprietor of the "Celebrated Concentrated...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 60.00
Sold to d*******f for (45.00 + 11.25) = 56.25
 
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Theater Program Collection  (110894)1293 - Theater Program Collection (110894)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Programs from Columbus Ohio and Chicago theather productions from 1926 through 1950. Walter Huston in "Apple of his Eye," Laurence Olivier...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to q******s for (65.00 + 16.25) = 81.25
 
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Justice of the Peace Records Ledger, Alchalfa Township, 1920's-40's  (114348)1294 - Justice of the Peace Records Ledger, Alchalfa Township, 1920's-40's (114348)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large ledger, 11 x 17" x 4" thickJustice of the Peace Records. Binding poor. about 250pp Provenance: Country (if not USA): State: O...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d******a for (60.00 + 15.00) = 75.00
 
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Portland, Oregon Pictorial Billheads & Ephemera  (107823)1295 - Portland, Oregon Pictorial Billheads & Ephemera (107823)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 8. 1) 1867 billhead for Henry W. Corbett. Corbett was an Oregon pioneer, river, railroad, and stage businessman, and also served as a US Senato
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Post Cards / Logging, Loading & Lumber jacks / 26 Items.  (109710)1296 - Post Cards / Logging, Loading & Lumber jacks / 26 Items. (109710)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Wow. look at these cards !! ... Multi colored , some never used. Items# 1- 10 of 26 : Old growth trees being cut by steam ! Donkey Engines, pulling o
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 160.00 - 260.00
Sold to r*******F for (80.00 + 20.00) = 100.00
 
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Logging Post Cards / Trains, Loggers, & Trucks / 27 Items.   (109712)1297 - Logging Post Cards / Trains, Loggers, & Trucks / 27 Items. (109712)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Well, here is a great collection, of early, " Colored '.,Picture Post Cards. Items # 1-10 of 27 : Showing "Old growth" , giant tr...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 300.00
Sold to s****l for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Saloon Billheads  (110874)1298 - Saloon Billheads (110874)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two pieces of saloon history: 1) 1906 letter from The Long Chance Saloon in Helper to the Becker Brewing Co. in Ogden ordering supplies; 2) 1893 lette
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
Sold to l******8 for (110.00 + 27.50) = 137.50
 
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