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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Hanford, California Token Group (15) Includes Pool, Cigars and a Saloon  (111451)3338 - Hanford, California Token Group (15) Includes Pool, Cigars and a Saloon (111451)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice group from Hanford in Kings County, Cal. Notables include: Wilson's Cigar Store, Kings County Pool Hall, and Santa Fe Exchange. The next ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to G********_.. for (250.00 + 55.00) x 1 = 305.00
 
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Cavalli Bros., La Honda, Cal. Token  (112824)3339 - Cavalli Bros., La Honda, Cal. Token (112824)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cavalli Bros. /La Honda/Cal./ (sm) Irvine S.F.//GF/1/DRK B /20.5 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: California Ci
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to p********n for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Lake County Token Group (11)  (112681)3340 - Lake County Token Group (11) (112681)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Includes: Lakeport (3)- Lkport Elementary Sch 25 ct. , 5 ct. (2) Lower Lake- Silver Dollar Plaza; Clear Lake- BPOE Clearlake, Burns Valley Sch; 2 woo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (15.00 + 3.75) x 1 = 18.75
 
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H.S. Anderson, Westwood, California Token Group (5)  (112880)3341 - H.S. Anderson, Westwood, California Token Group (5) (112880)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 5: (2) H.S.Anderson/Westwood/California/tree in ctr/GF/Trd/Only at H.S.Anderson Stores/5c/B/20. 5c/WM/20 (1) H.S.Anderson/Westwood/Californi
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to C*****4 for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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La Belle Saloon, Lemoore, Cal Token  (112826)3342 - La Belle Saloon, Lemoore, Cal Token (112826)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
La Belle Saloon/Lemoore/Cal.//GF/10c/Drk/oct/B/26 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: California City/County: Lemo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to D*****5 for (225.00 + 56.25) x 1 = 281.25
 
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Three Different Tokens from Lindsay, Cal.  (112827)3343 - Three Different Tokens from Lindsay, Cal. (112827)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
W.O. Ford//GF/5c/IT (Notes: Dunn 1920's)/rd/A/19 Tony's/Place/Lindsay,/Calif.//GF/5c/IT/rd/A/20.5 Canteen/L.R.O./Check//GF/5c/IT/rd/A/22 ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to D*****5 for (10.00 + 2.50) x 1 = 12.50
 
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1932 Olympiad Souvenir Gold Fractional Token  (111539)3344 - 1932 Olympiad Souvenir Gold Fractional Token (111539)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
On the front. "X Olympiad Los Angeles 1932, with runner pictured in the blocks. On the back. "California Gold 1/2" measures 12 mm ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (130.00 + 32.50) x 1 = 162.50
 
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Die Sinker Tokens (16)  (114067)3345 - Die Sinker Tokens (16) (114067)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of approximately 16 miscellaneous die sinker tokens: Chipron Stamp Co. K-227; Harry W. Hahn Mfg. K-464; Southern California Stamp K-1039; Los Ange
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to S***1 for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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House of Murphy Store Card  (114066)3346 - House of Murphy Store Card (114066)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Uniface House of Murphy store card. Reverse stamped STERLING at bottom edge. It’s my life. I’ve lived it. I love it. Criticism be damned. 38mm. Silver
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to 9***6 for (35.00 + 7.70) x 1 = 42.70
 
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2 Tokens From Newhall, California  (111416)3347 - 2 Tokens From Newhall, California (111416)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 2: Placeritos/Newhall/50/California/Ranch//GF/50c/IT/rd/B/28 Newhall Old West Assoc.Inc./Newhall/10c/California//GF/10c/IT/rd/B/19 Provena
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
Sold to t*******d for (10.00 + 2.50) x 1 = 12.50
 
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Jack Showers, Brentwood Heights, Cal Token  (112955)3348 - Jack Showers, Brentwood Heights, Cal Token (112955)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Jack/Showers/Brentwood/Men's Shop//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/21 Listed in Kappan as Brentwood Heights, Los Angeles County. Provenance: John Reynolds Col...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Los Angeles Store Tokens Group (11)  (111413)3349 - Los Angeles Store Tokens Group (11) (111413)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of 11 L.A. Tokens: Morley's Rink (Skate Check), L.A. Desk Co.,The Anchor Laundry, California Automobile Co., California Savings Bank, Elli...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to c******n for (45.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 56.25
 
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Los Angeles, Cal. Token Group (26), Bars, A Pool Room, Cigar Stores + 2 Unlisted  (111414)3350 - Los Angeles, Cal. Token Group (26), Bars, A Pool Room, Cigar Stores + 2 Unlisted (111414)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large group of 26 tokens from Los Angeles. Notables include: The Old Homestead Dance Hall, Coliseum Bar & Pool Room, Casino Dance Palace, C. Spr...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to c******n for (170.00 + 42.50) x 1 = 212.50
 
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Montana Pool Hall, Watts, Calif. Token, Rare  (112872)3351 - Montana Pool Hall, Watts, Calif. Token, Rare (112872)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare token from Watts, Los Angeles County. Montana Pool Hall/1670 E./102/Street/Watts, Calif.//GF/2.5c/IT/rd/B/22 Provenance: John Reynolds Collect
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********n for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Ocean Park, California Token Group (8) Includes Rose-Bridgo (1 Known)  (111418)3352 - Ocean Park, California Token Group (8) Includes Rose-Bridgo (1 Known) (111418)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Ocean Park (part of Santa Monica) was located at the pier in Santa Monica and was also known as Pacific Ocean Park (P.O.P.) to locals. Most of these t
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to G********_.. for (85.00 + 18.70) x 1 = 103.70
 
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Otto Mikelson, The Roi Tan, Torrance, Cal. Tokens (2)  (112861)3353 - Otto Mikelson, The Roi Tan, Torrance, Cal. Tokens (2) (112861)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two tokens from the Roi Tan (Hotel in Torrance, Cal) Otto Mikelson/The/Roi Tan/Torrance/Cal.//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/21 The Roi-Tan/Otto/Mikelson/Prop/12 11
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to c******n for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Pabst Brewing Company Medal, Los Angeles, 1953  (112896)3354 - Pabst Brewing Company Medal, Los Angeles, 1953 (112896)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Appears to be a silver plated brass medal shows brewery on the front. Pabst Brewing Company, Los Angeles, 1953. On the verso, "Pabst Blue Ribbo...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to c******n for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Pasadena, Cal. Token Group (9) Includes 3 Cigar Stores  (111448)3355 - Pasadena, Cal. Token Group (9) Includes 3 Cigar Stores (111448)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Varied lot of 9 Pasadena tokens: W.A. Fisher Cigar Store/16 N/Fair Oaks/Pasadena, Cal.//GF/10c/IT/oct/A/24 The Asahi/Cigars/Pool/Barber/Pasadena//GF
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to i***7 for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Pomona, California Token Group (3)  (112844)3356 - Pomona, California Token Group (3) (112844)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot includes: Pomona/Woman's/Exchange//GF/10.00/IT/rd/B/30 Pomona/Woman's/Exchange/(sm) LA Rubber Stamp Co.//GF/2.5C/IT/rd/A/19 B.P.O. El...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to p********n for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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Two Different Tokens from Chi-Chi Club, Avalon, Catalina Island  (112960)3357 - Two Different Tokens from Chi-Chi Club, Avalon, Catalina Island (112960)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
2 Different tokens: Chi-Chi/Club/Catalina Island//1.00/In Drks/rd/B/35 Clarita's Chi-Chi Club/Catalina Islands//1.00/In Drks/rd/B/34 Provenan...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to G********_.. for (30.00 + 6.60) x 1 = 36.60
 
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