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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The Jackson, Lansing and Saginaw Railroad Co.   (110013)2450 - The Jackson, Lansing and Saginaw Railroad Co. (110013)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two certificates. Incorp. Feb 23, 1865 Michigan The original company which built the first portion of this railroad was incorporated in 1857 under th
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 175.00
Sold to a******l for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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The Toledo, Ann Arbor & Mt. Pleasant Railway Co.   (112477)2451 - The Toledo, Ann Arbor & Mt. Pleasant Railway Co. (112477)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two certificates. Incorp. Michigan 1886. # 1 was the only known issued until now. #119 and 329 of 400 issued. Both certs Red, I/U, $1000, 6%, Firs
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to a******l for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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Chicago, Saint Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway Co Stocks (2)  (111231)2452 - Chicago, Saint Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway Co Stocks (2) (111231)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two issued common share certificates, a brown one from 1898 and a green one from 1919. Vignette of a train in a frame running right to left. Printed b
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Duluth, Huron and Denver Railroad Co. $1000 1st Mtg. Bond, 1887  (111017)2453 - Duluth, Huron and Denver Railroad Co. $1000 1st Mtg. Bond, 1887 (111017)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
$1,000, 6%, 1st Mortgage Bond issued in 1887. Steam engine pulling into depot. Cherub to the left. 78 Coupons attached in two pages. Cert. #495. Fort
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Twin City Rapid Transit Co.  (112484)2454 - Twin City Rapid Transit Co. (112484)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three certificates. The Twin City Rapid Transit Company (TCRT), also known as Twin City Lines in 1890 a merger of two city systems, the St. Paul City
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to f***2 for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Canton, Aberdeen & Nashville Rail Road Company Bond, 1884  (111305)2455 - Canton, Aberdeen & Nashville Rail Road Company Bond, 1884 (111305)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1st Mortgage gold bond #1052, issued in 1884. $1,000. Two females flank a train in a circular oval. Black on creme. Heavily hole punched as is usual w
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to l*******c for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Kamsas City, Clay County & St. Joseph Railway Co.  (112012)2456 - Kamsas City, Clay County & St. Joseph Railway Co. (112012)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
3 certificates. Incorp. 1911 Missouri and Maine. 1. #148, I/U, 100 common stock @ $100 par issued Jan23, 1918. Signed by president, Green, embosse
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to N*******r for (130.00 + 32.50) x 1 = 162.50
 
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Tunnel Railroad of St. Louis  (112486)2457 - Tunnel Railroad of St. Louis (112486)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two certificate. incorporated under the general laws of Missouri, November 8, 1872. Both I/C, vignette top train w/cars l-r under bridge, bottom d
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 140.00
 
 
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Cairo & Fulton Rail Road Co of Missouri Land Certificate, 1860  (111062)2458 - Cairo & Fulton Rail Road Co of Missouri Land Certificate, 1860 (111062)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #16, issued in 1860, $100 Land Certificate. Three state seals in concentric circles at the top with Liberty at bottom left, and Indian brave o
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Chester, Farmington & Western Railroad Co Stock, 1895- Unknown  (111262)2459 - Chester, Farmington & Western Railroad Co Stock, 1895- Unknown (111262)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This company is listed in Cox, but with no known stock or bond certificates. So this is rare. Cert. #22, issued for 100 shares to William M. Brinkman
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 140.00 - 250.00
Sold to N*******r for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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