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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Dan & Larry's Beer & Dancing, Norco, Cal. Token  (112937)3398 - Dan & Larry's Beer & Dancing, Norco, Cal. Token (112937)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Dan & Larry's/3370/Hamner/Norco, Calif./Beer & Dancing//GF/25c/IT/rd/A/28 Listed in Kappan. Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Coun...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
Sold to b*******e for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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M. Machado, Temecula, Cal. Token- Rare  (112857)3399 - M. Machado, Temecula, Cal. Token- Rare (112857)
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M.Machado/Temecula/Cal.//GF/10c/IT/rd/A/25 This is listed in Kappan's California Tokens Supplement with only one reported known example. So ver...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to p********n for (650.00 + 162.50) x 1 = 812.50
 
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Golden Gate Saloon & Pool Room, Sacramento Token, Rare  (112683)3400 - Golden Gate Saloon & Pool Room, Sacramento Token, Rare (112683)
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Golden Gate Saloon & Pool Room/330 R St./Sacramento/Calif.//GF/5cts. /In Trade. Unlisted in Kappen, one known example listed in the Kappen Suppl...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Sacramento Saloon Token Group (6)  (112682)3401 - Sacramento Saloon Token Group (6) (112682)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Tokens include: Golden Gate Saloon, 500 K st. (2) 5ct; Lafayette Saloon, 320 K St., 5 ct.- 2 varieties; Palisade Saloon,221 K st. Good for 1 drink; O.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 250.00
Sold to A****k for (95.00 + 23.75) x 1 = 118.75
 
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Sacramento Tokens and Wooden Nickels  (112990)3402 - Sacramento Tokens and Wooden Nickels (112990)
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14 pieces. Cal's Place Fair Oaks, Thom & Mor Courtland GF 5c, B.P.O.E Carmichael GF 50c, 2 Montgomery Ward Citrus Heights 25c & free...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (15.00 + 3.75) x 1 = 18.75
 
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Fritz Zeiser, American River, Cal. Token  (112962)3403 - Fritz Zeiser, American River, Cal. Token (112962)
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Fritz Zeiser/Z/American River//GF/10c/IT/rd/WM/21 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: California City/County: Sacr
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to f*****E for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Two Tokens From Oak Park, Cal Including The Terminus Saloon  (112939)3404 - Two Tokens From Oak Park, Cal Including The Terminus Saloon (112939)
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The Terminus/Saloon/Oak Park, Cal.//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/21 Terminus Cafe/T/Oak Park//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/21 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if no
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to r****2 for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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Salinas, Cal. Token Collection (20)  (112684)3405 - Salinas, Cal. Token Collection (20) (112684)
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Includes: 4 Pool Rm or billiards; Grant & Nogues/ GF 10 ct.I.T., Carson's Pool Rm (3), GF 5cts. IT; Valhalla Cigar Store/ GF 12 1/2 ct. IT; ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********n for (300.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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Geo. Berg, Panoche, California Token  (112892)3406 - Geo. Berg, Panoche, California Token (112892)
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Geo. Berg/Panoche/Cal.//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/21 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: California City/County: San Benito Co
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to A****k for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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Southern Pacific Hotel & Saloon, Tres Pinos, Cal. Token  (112862)3407 - Southern Pacific Hotel & Saloon, Tres Pinos, Cal. Token (112862)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Southern Pacific/Hotel/&/Saloon/Tres Pinos, Cal.//GF/One/Drk/rd/B/21 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: Cali...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to c********r.. for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Needles, Cal Token Group (7) Includes Needles Liquor Co (2)  (111415)3408 - Needles, Cal Token Group (7) Includes Needles Liquor Co (2) (111415)
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Lot of 7 tokens from Needles includes: Two from Needles Liquor Co. Inc, (2.5c and 12.5c), Anderson & Topps/GF/1 Drk, Murphy Briggs & Co. GF...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to G********_.. for (225.00 + 49.50) x 1 = 274.50
 
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Auto Service Co. Token  (112927)3409 - Auto Service Co. Token (112927)
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Rare early auto token. Obv.: Auto Service Co. / 1340 D St. / (pictorial horseless carriage) / San Diego, Cal.; Rev.: Home Phone /3302 / Auto Service C
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (325.00 + 81.25) x 1 = 406.25
 
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San Diego Area Token and Wooden Nickel Collection  (112732)3410 - San Diego Area Token and Wooden Nickel Collection (112732)
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Lot of 14 pieces from El Cajon, Escondido, Mission Beach, Imperial Beach and others. Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): S
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to b*******e for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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La Jolla Cigar Store, La Jolla, Cal Token  (112825)3411 - La Jolla Cigar Store, La Jolla, Cal Token (112825)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
La Jolla/Cigar Store/8 mm hole ctr/ back blank/rd/B/21 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: California City/County:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
Sold to b*******e for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Vista, California Tokens & Wooden Nickels (5)  (112871)3412 - Vista, California Tokens & Wooden Nickels (5) (112871)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of five pieces. J.W. Strickler/Dealer/In/General/Merchandise/Vista,Cal.//GF/25c/Merch/rd/B/33 R.O. Worley/Vista, Cal.//GF/10c/IT/rd/A/24 Smok
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******e for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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2 San Francisco Tokens- One Extremely Rare  (112686)3413 - 2 San Francisco Tokens- One Extremely Rare (112686)
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California Creamery/Cal./Market/Tel.Red/2901//GF/1/Quart/of/Milk. A 24 1/2 This location was destroyed in the 1906 quake. One of two known. Round. BU.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Art Saloon, San Francisco Tokens (2)  (112685)3414 - Art Saloon, San Francisco Tokens (2) (112685)
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2 tokens from the Art House Saloon. 1) Souvenir/Jap Statue//GF/1 Drk/At the Bar/Art Saloon/1356 Market St. S.F. Brass color, one is worn on the front/
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to f*****E for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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John Douglas Co. Store Card, California Seal  (114104)3415 - John Douglas Co. Store Card, California Seal (114104)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
John Douglas Co., California Seal store card. 34.07mm, Aluminum. Gem BU Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: Califor
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to W********y.. for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Joseph Brothers, 149 Montgomery, Store Card  (114088)3416 - Joseph Brothers, 149 Montgomery, Store Card (114088)
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Joseph Brothers, 149 Montgomery, store card. 29.94mm. Reeded edge. Gold-plated copper. Fauver 185, Unc 50% plating intact Provenance: John Reynolds
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to p********e.. for (140.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 175.00
 
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Large Group of San Francisco Tokens (21)  (112887)3417 - Large Group of San Francisco Tokens (21) (112887)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large group of metal tokens including two from cigar stores (Coronado A. & M. Cigar Store, Dan Dwyer Keystone Cigar Store) and four bars (The Sa...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to c********r.. for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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