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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Lucas Detective Agency Store Card  (114080)3418 - Lucas Detective Agency Store Card (114080)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lucas Detective Agency, Bloodhound pictoral store card. 39mm. Aluminum. Kappen 1479, Unc with minor rim pestering Provenance: John Reynolds Collecti
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to r****2 for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Moise/Klinkner California Cream Cheese Stencil  (105977)3419 - Moise/Klinkner California Cream Cheese Stencil (105977)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Metal stencil, 11 1/2 x 4 inches: "California / Full Cream Cheese / Roy & Son / Pomponia." Stamped "MOISEKlinknew Co. / Makers / ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to c********r.. for (45.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 56.25
 
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San Francisco Store Cards and Gaming Tokens  (114082)3420 - San Francisco Store Cards and Gaming Tokens (114082)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1) Bernhardt, Jacoby, and Co. Merchant Ship, store card and gaming token. 26.73mm. Brass. Fauver 140, VF Two large major obverse dents; 2) Thurnauer a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to C*****4 for (75.00 + 18.75) x 1 = 93.75
 
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SF Store Cards and Gaming Token  (114087)3421 - SF Store Cards and Gaming Token (114087)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Joseph Brothers, 607 Montgomery, store card. 29.97mm. Copper. Fauver 190, EF old scratches; Weil and Levi, Liberty Head, store card and gaming token.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******8 for (95.00 + 23.75) x 1 = 118.75
 
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Thurnauer and Zinn C reverse, Store Card and Gaming Token  (114086)3422 - Thurnauer and Zinn C reverse, Store Card and Gaming Token (114086)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Thurnauer and Zinn C reverse, store card and gaming token. 22.04mm perforated edge Gold-plated copper Fauver 475, Kappen 2558, EF Provenance: John R
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******8 for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Thurnauer and Zinn Liberty Head Store Card, Plain Edge  (114084)3423 - Thurnauer and Zinn Liberty Head Store Card, Plain Edge (114084)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Thurnauer and Zinn Liberty Head store card and gaming token. IMPORTERS variety. 27.33mm. Plain edge. Brass. Fauver 225, Kappen SF-2553, VF Provenance
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to C*****4 for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Thurnauer and Zinn Liberty Head Store Card, Reeded Edge  (114085)3424 - Thurnauer and Zinn Liberty Head Store Card, Reeded Edge (114085)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Thurnauer and Zinn Liberty Head store card and gaming token. IMPORTERS variety. 27.63mm. Reeded edge. Brass. Fauver 240, Kappen 2551, EF Provenance:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to C*****4 for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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W. Frank, Store Card and Gaming Token  (114092)3425 - W. Frank, Store Card and Gaming Token (114092)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
W. Frank, store card and gaming token. 27.3mm. Plain edge. WM. Fauver 160, Kappen 886, EF luster, dents Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Weil & Levy Token from San Francisco, MS63  (114038)3426 - Weil & Levy Token from San Francisco, MS63 (114038)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Weil & Levy Token from San Francisco, NGC Cert # 4751735-009, NGC Description: (1864-70) SAN FRAN R-CA-SF-60 WEIL & LEVI CA, NGC Grade: MS 6...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********e.. for (180.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 225.00
 
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Weil and Levi, Liberty Head, Store Card and Gaming Token  (114090)3427 - Weil and Levi, Liberty Head, Store Card and Gaming Token (114090)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Weil and Levi, Liberty Head, store card and gaming token. 33.97mm. Copper. Fauver 80, Kappen 2719, F scratches. Provenance: John Reynolds Collection
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*******8 for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Weil and Levi, Liberty Head, Store Card and Gaming Token  (114091)3428 - Weil and Levi, Liberty Head, Store Card and Gaming Token (114091)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Weil and Levi, Liberty Head, store card and gaming token. 21.58mm. Gold-plated copper. Fauver 490, AU Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to p********e.. for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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Fredericksburg Lager Token, N.Salomon, San Francisco, Cal.  (112841)3429 - Fredericksburg Lager Token, N.Salomon, San Francisco, Cal. (112841)
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GF/5/When/Returned/N.Salomon/2101 Geary St./With Pat. Stopper/On Bottle//Ask For Fredericksburg Lager/rd/A/34 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection C
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to G********_.. for (55.00 + 12.10) x 1 = 67.10
 
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Samson's Saloon, San Francisco, Cal Token  (112840)3430 - Samson's Saloon, San Francisco, Cal Token (112840)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Samson's Saloon/747/McAllister/St./S.F.//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/21 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: California City...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to 5****s for (325.00 + 81.25) x 1 = 406.25
 
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San Francisco Token Group Includes 3 Chinese Tokens, Slot Machine Shop  (112891)3431 - San Francisco Token Group Includes 3 Chinese Tokens, Slot Machine Shop (112891)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice group of 17 tokens from San Francisco. Highlights include 3 tokens in Chinese from Nam Fong Club, one from Klumpke Light & Wilson Slot Mach...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to G********_.. for (190.00 + 41.80) x 1 = 231.80
 
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San Francisco Token Group Includes One From Beer & Billiards Hall (3)  (112839)3432 - San Francisco Token Group Includes One From Beer & Billiards Hall (3) (112839)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three tokens from S.F. include: The Palace/Beer/And/Billiards/Hall/867 Market St. S.//GF/5c/At The Bar Only/ (sm) L.H. Moise.S.F./oct/B/27 Cal.Farm
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to G********_.. for (75.00 + 16.50) x 1 = 91.50
 
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South San Francisco Token Group (4)  (112834)3433 - South San Francisco Token Group (4) (112834)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Four tokens include: The Bank/Buffet/South/San Francisco//GF/5c/Drk/rd/A/21 S.Peters/32nd &/R.R.Ave./S.F.//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/20 Central Hotel/So....
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Strout's Billiard Parlor, San Jacinto, Cal. Token  (112689)3434 - Strout's Billiard Parlor, San Jacinto, Cal. Token (112689)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Strout's/Billiard/Parlor/San Jacinto, Cal.//GF/5c/IT/B/21 Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (if not USA): State: California City...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to c*********s for (15.00 + 3.75) x 1 = 18.75
 
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Escalon Pool Hall & J.W. Coley Billiards Tokens, Escalon, Cal.   (111446)3435 - Escalon Pool Hall & J.W. Coley Billiards Tokens, Escalon, Cal. (111446)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 2 tokens: Escalon/Pool/Hall//GF/20c/IT/rd/A/25.5 J.W. Coley/Billiards/Escalon, Cal.//GF/5c/IT/rd/A/19.5 Provenance: John Reynolds Collectio
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to m*******2 for (15.00 + 3.75) x 1 = 18.75
 
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Lodi, California Tokens (5) Includes Three From Pool Halls  (112897)3436 - Lodi, California Tokens (5) Includes Three From Pool Halls (112897)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rex Pool/Hall/9 N.Sagto St./Lodi/Calif.//GF/5c/IT/rd/B/19 Rex Pool/Hall/9 N.Sagto St./Lodi/Calif.//GF/10c/IT/rd/B/22 Stag Pool & Card/Parlor/L...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to m*******2 for (15.00 + 3.75) x 1 = 18.75
 
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San Joaquin Tokens  (112507)3437 - San Joaquin Tokens (112507)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
20 pieces total. 3 Lodi Super Market GF Food Stamp 1c, 5c and 10c, Central Cigar Store Tracy GF 25c, Mac's Place Stockton GF 40c (plastic), ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to m*******2 for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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