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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Empire & Gem Mining, Manufacturing & Tunneling Co. of Nevada Stock Certificate  (107434)2180 - Empire & Gem Mining, Manufacturing & Tunneling Co. of Nevada Stock Certificate (107434)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Wow! Inc. in Pennsylvania, 1867. Low number 11, issued for 500 shares to Charles Silver on January 16th, 1868 in Philadelphia. Signed by president HH
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Three Good Nevada Mining Stock Certificates  (107842)2181 - Three Good Nevada Mining Stock Certificates (107842)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 3 different. 1) Nevada-Ophir Mining Company. Twin River. Issued in 1922 for 100 shares. Not cancelled. Three mining vignettes. Pinholes, folds.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 180.00
Sold to d*******f for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Three Rare Nevada Mining Stocks  (110899)2182 - Three Rare Nevada Mining Stocks (110899)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of three rare Nevada mining stocks: 1) Rawhide Queen Mines Company, issued 1910; 2) Bullfrog-Red Oak Mining Company, issued 1907; 3) Pictou Consol
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Lisbon Gold Mining Company Stock, New Hampshire, 1866- Rare  (111397)2183 - Lisbon Gold Mining Company Stock, New Hampshire, 1866- Rare (111397)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Inc. in Massachusetts. Cert. #42, issued in 1866 for 110 shares to Nathaniel G. Upham and signed by CN Howe as president and B. Sherman as treasurer.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Lone Mountain Mining Co Stock, New Mexico, 1891  (111382)2184 - Lone Mountain Mining Co Stock, New Mexico, 1891 (111382)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Beautiful stock issued in 1891 at Silver City, New Mexico. Low certificate #4, issued for 1000 shares to Henry C. Butcher and signed by John Brockman
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 130.00 - 160.00
Sold to D******3 for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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The New Mexican Mining & Milling Co Stock, Burro Mts. New Mexico  (111360)2185 - The New Mexican Mining & Milling Co Stock, Burro Mts. New Mexico (111360)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Inc. in Colorado. Low cert. #4, issued to Ozias Bailey for 50 shares in 1884 and signed by Bailey as president. S.J. Richards also signs as secretary.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Two New Mexicobonds - Land and Mining  (110941)2186 - Two New Mexicobonds - Land and Mining (110941)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) El Capitan Land and Cattle Company. Fabulous cattle vignette. # 63 with a 6% per annum return. 1885. Issued to Horace Thurber and signed by secreta
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Ramapo Mining Company Stock Certificate  (107808)2187 - Ramapo Mining Company Stock Certificate (107808)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Not located. Not in Filer or other Holabird indexes. No mentions found on newspapers.com or other internet searching. Possibly an iron mine at Ramapo,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Baltimore Gold & Silver Mining & Smelting Co. Stock Certificate  (107776)2188 - Baltimore Gold & Silver Mining & Smelting Co. Stock Certificate (107776)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Chartered in 1883 by the state of North Carolina. No. 783, issued for 200 shares to E. Levezey on August 24th, 1886. Signed by president Wilkins and t
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to c****o for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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New England & Oregon Mining Company Stock, 1880  (111396)2189 - New England & Oregon Mining Company Stock, 1880 (111396)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #171, issued for 250 shares in 1880 to Enoch Jackson. Signed by B.F. Caldwell as president and John N. Drew as secretary. Eagle with shield in t
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Oregon Mining Stock Certificates Group  (111006)2190 - Oregon Mining Stock Certificates Group (111006)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice group of Oregon mining stocks. Lot includes: Washougal Gold & Copper MC, issued 1906, St. Helens district; Record Gold MC, (2) 1931, Baker,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8***1 for (70.00 + 15.40) x 1 = 85.40
 
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New York & Boston Silver Lead Company Stock, Pennsylvania, 1864  (111370)2191 - New York & Boston Silver Lead Company Stock, Pennsylvania, 1864 (111370)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #227, issued for 150 shares to Stebbins & Bloodgood in 1864. Signed by the company officers (illeg). All of the lead and zinc mines of Che...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 6****A for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Roberts Petroleum Torpedo Company Stock Certificate  (107780)2192 - Roberts Petroleum Torpedo Company Stock Certificate (107780)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Low number 8 for 100 shares to Walter B Roberts, one of the company founders, on April 11th, 1865. Signed by secretary Frank Norton and president Will
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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National Petroleum Association Stock Certificate  (107788)2193 - National Petroleum Association Stock Certificate (107788)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Location printed on certificate: Venango County, Pennsylvania. Pit Hole Creek, Anderson Farm. No. 72, issued in 1866 for one share in Titusville, PA.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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North American Mining Co Stock Certificate, Philadelphia, 1867  (112967)2194 - North American Mining Co Stock Certificate, Philadelphia, 1867 (112967)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Beautiful stock issued in 1867 at Philadelphia to Wardale G. McAllister for 1430 shares and signed by Alfred Fassett as president and Titus Hurley (?
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Sutton Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate  (107792)2195 - Sutton Gold Mining Company Stock Certificate (107792)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Inc. in New York. No. 27, issued for 250 shares to company president E.S. Wright on Jan. 18th, 1867 in New York. Signed by Wright and treasurer R. Rus
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Magnolia Gold Mining Company Stock, So. Carolina, 1882  (111393)2196 - Magnolia Gold Mining Company Stock, So. Carolina, 1882 (111393)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #1464, issued for 100 shares in 1882. Signed by Jno. Phillips as president and M. Seacrest as secretary. Incorporated in New York. According to
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Southern Zinc Company Stock Certificate  (107775)2197 - Southern Zinc Company Stock Certificate (107775)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
No. 42, issued for 1,000 shares to John Wells Hanson on October 6th, 1860 in Baltimore. Signed by the president (Liggot?) and the secretary. Punch can
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 6****A for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Hadley Silver Mining & Tunnel Company Stock Certificate  (107429)2198 - Hadley Silver Mining & Tunnel Company Stock Certificate (107429)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Utah Territory" printed under title. Inc. in New York. No. 61, issued for 50 shares to JF Wardner on Sept. 23rd, 1873 in New York. Signed...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 1,400.00
 
 
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Utah Mining Stocks - Tow Nicer looking certificate  (110940)2199 - Utah Mining Stocks - Tow Nicer looking certificate (110940)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Atlanta Mining Company. Vignette of Atlas holding up the earth. Earth is in silver foil. Tintic Mining District. # 459 issued in 1879 for 199 share
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 80.00 | Estimates : 160.00 - 200.00
 
 
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