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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Globe, Arizona Mining Stock Group  (110813)2000 - Globe, Arizona Mining Stock Group (110813)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A group of 10 certificates from Globe, Arizona operators. 1)Orphan Copper Co., issued 1908 for 100 shares. Inc. in Arizona. Operated at Globe (1908 C.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 225.00
Sold to d******5 for (130.00 + 32.50) x 1 = 162.50
 
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Silver Nugget Mining Company Stock Certificate Pair  (110942)2001 - Silver Nugget Mining Company Stock Certificate Pair (110942)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two. 1) Number 195 for 100 shares to ML Earle in green. 1881. Signed by Alvin Hill and C Rodgers. Printed by Mining Record Litho of New York. 2
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Start Price : 65.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Gila River Mining Co. of New Orleans, Louisiana   (110812)2002 - Gila River Mining Co. of New Orleans, Louisiana (110812)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Inc. in New Orleans, Louisiana, circa 1859. U/U. "New Mexico and Arizona" at left. Eagle vignette top. Printed by H. Whermann, New Orlean...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Copper Emperor Mining Company   (110810)2003 - Copper Emperor Mining Company (110810)
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Cert. #132, I/U, at New York Jan 3, 1883 to Geo. J. Weuck for 25 shares. Inc. in New York. Signed by president Albert Welles . Gold embossed corp. se
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Cerro-Colorado Mill & Mining Co. Stock Certificate  (107781)2004 - Cerro-Colorado Mill & Mining Co. Stock Certificate (107781)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cerro-Colorado Mining District. Arizona Territory. (printed on either side of the vignette). Inc. Sept. 1876. No. 105, issued for 10 shares to F.M. Mc
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to A***5 for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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Rosario Silver Mining Company   (110851)2005 - Rosario Silver Mining Company (110851)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Incorporated in New York. Certificate #172. ,I/U, Issued to Mary Jane Temple for ten shares on March 5th, 1868. Signed by R.A. Sinclair, president, V
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Central Arizona Mining Co.  (110811)2006 - Central Arizona Mining Co. (110811)
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Cert. #6302, I/U, at New York to Bennett T. Scranton for 100 shares Feb 4, 18882. Signed by J.M. Seymour as president Vignette Indians looking down
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*******g for (100.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 122.00
 
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Yavapai County Mining Stocks: Castle Creek, Jerome, Octave (Lot of 7)  (105966)2007 - Yavapai County Mining Stocks: Castle Creek, Jerome, Octave (Lot of 7) (105966)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Castle Creek Mining and Development Company. Number 82. 1903. Mining vignettes. 2) Verdi Central Mines Inc. Very small. 1923. 3) Octave Mines Compa
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Five Arizona Corporations  (110867)2008 - Five Arizona Corporations (110867)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Five different mining stocks incorporated in Arizona. 1)Midway Consolidated Mining Co. (A.T.), issued at New York City in 1903. Three mining vignettes
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Five Arizona Corporations   (110868)2009 - Five Arizona Corporations (110868)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A nice group of issued shares from Arizona Incorporations. 1)The Stonewall Copper Company (A.T), issued at St. Louis, MO. In 1902. Shares issued for C
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Milwaukee Gold & Silver Mining Co. of Arizona Stock, 1884  (112816)2010 - Milwaukee Gold & Silver Mining Co. of Arizona Stock, 1884 (112816)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Beautiful Arizona Territorial, ceryt. #99, issued for 500 shares to Robert Oldenburg and signed by D.L. Brown as president and Chas. Oldenburg as secr
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Six Arizona Corporations Issued between 1902 and 1910  (110866)2011 - Six Arizona Corporations Issued between 1902 and 1910 (110866)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Six different mining stocks incorporated in Arizona. 1)The Arizona Prosperity Gold Mines Company (A.T.), issued at Chicago in 1902. Oval mining vignet
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to b**********7 for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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Six Arizona Mining Stocks 1904-1919  (110865)2012 - Six Arizona Mining Stocks 1904-1919 (110865)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Six very nice Arizona mining stocks. 1)Buckeye Mining and Milling Co. (AZ), issued in 1904. Mines: Cochise County, Arizona printed on the masthead. Vi
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 250.00
 
 
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The Mineral Mountain Mining Company   (110869)2013 - The Mineral Mountain Mining Company (110869)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #12, issued at Chicago, Ill. In 1890 to Jacob L. Ulery for 2000 shares. Signed by John P. Beal as president and M.K. Shefflen as secretary. Grea
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Ozark Silver Company Stock Certificate  (107774)2014 - Ozark Silver Company Stock Certificate (107774)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No. 37, issued for 1,000 shares to company president J. Fred Pierson on April 14th, 1880 in New York. Signed by Pierson and treasurer Snow. Not cancel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 6****A for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Merry Sailors and Matross Consolidation G. & S. Mining Co, Silver Mountain, 1864  (111375)2015 - Merry Sailors and Matross Consolidation G. & S. Mining Co, Silver Mountain, 1864 (111375)
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Silver Mountain District. Alpine County. Incorporated in California in 1863. Cert. #130 ½ issued to Thomas Brown for 10 shares. Signed by P. Ro...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 900.00
Sold to 5*****r for (300.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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Morning Star Gold & Silver Mining Co. Stock, Alpine County, Cal. 1866  (112820)2016 - Morning Star Gold & Silver Mining Co. Stock, Alpine County, Cal. 1866 (112820)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #678, issued for 10 shares to Mrs. Almura Younger and signed by R.A. Penre (?) as president and Chas. L. Papp as secretary. "One foot to ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to 5*****r for (325.00 + 81.25) x 1 = 406.25
 
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Two California Mining Stocks: Amador & Butte Counties  (107778)2017 - Two California Mining Stocks: Amador & Butte Counties (107778)
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Lot of 2 different. 1) Spring Valley Gold Company. Butte County. Issued in 1888 for 2,160 shares to WL Jenkins. Signed by president LL Robinson and th
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to 2*****s for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Keystone Consolidated Mining Co. Stock Collection  (107855)2018 - Keystone Consolidated Mining Co. Stock Collection (107855)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 4 different. Issued in 1883 (for 50 shares, uncancelled, made to look like currency); 1920 (500 shares, uncancelled, three mining vignettes); a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8***1 for (75.00 + 16.50) x 1 = 91.50
 
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Bodie Bluff Consolidated Mining Stock, Leland Stanford Signature  (82022)2019 - Bodie Bluff Consolidated Mining Stock, Leland Stanford Signature (82022)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Fantastic unissued stock with President Leland Stanford signature. Vignette shows mountain with shaft depths superimposed: Cumberland 600', Bunk...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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