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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BG 1304 AU Fractional Gold  (114359)3069 - BG 1304 AU Fractional Gold (114359)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice example of BG 1304. Nice mirror fields, but just under uncirc. The piece has the two close stars as mentioned in BG opposite the throat. An examp
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to j******0 for (225.00 + 56.25) = 281.25
 
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Early Coinage Including America's First Silver Dollar  (114314)3070 - Early Coinage Including America's First Silver Dollar (114314)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of four interesting pieces: 1726 holed silver piece; 1780 Bolivia 2 reales, worn but readable; 1793 holed 8 reales; and in a presentation case fr
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*******f for (110.00 + 27.50) = 137.50
 
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Gold Plated U.S. Coin Restrikes  (112908)3071 - Gold Plated U.S. Coin Restrikes (112908)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of six "copy" coins: 1876-CC $5 ; 1866-S $5; Geo. Washington "Born Virginia" medal; Continental dollar; 1933 St. Gaudins $20...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to c********r.. for (110.00 + 27.50) = 137.50
 
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Miscellaneous Commemorative coins  (112389)3072 - Miscellaneous Commemorative coins (112389)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a collection of three commemorative coins. The first is a coin 1 1/4 in. diameter commemorating Rear Admiral Richard Byrd USN to be the first
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to c********r.. for (35.00 + 8.75) = 43.75
 
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Medieval Coin Collection  (112791)3073 - Medieval Coin Collection (112791)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of nine: Solidus, Carl XI, 1660-97; Denar, Louis I of Anjou, 1342-82; silver 1/24th taler, George William of Prussia, 1619-40; silver 3 Polker Sig
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to P*****8 for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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Swiss 2 Franc Silver Coin Collection  (112803)3074 - Swiss 2 Franc Silver Coin Collection (112803)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of 24, different dates, all circulated. KM #21, 2 francs, 10.0 g., 0.8350 silver, 0.2684 oz. ASW, 27.5 mm. ($4.86 bullion value each, silver at $
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to j******6 for (90.00 + 22.50) = 112.50
 
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Introduction to the Collection of John Reynolds3074a - Introduction to the Collection of John Reynolds
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Decades-long collector John Reynolds has left behind a massive, wonderful collection that crosses many collecting genres. The fun quiet guy we alwa
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Start Price : 1.00 | Estimates : 2.00 - 3.00
 
 
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Marking Device Asso. So-Called Dollar, Gem Unc.  (114108)3075 - Marking Device Asso. So-Called Dollar, Gem Unc. (114108)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
45th Convention of the Marking Device Association. In original cellophane envelope. A difficult so-called dollar despite its recent vintage. 34mm. Gol
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Sold to G********_.. for (95.00 + 20.90) = 115.90
 
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San Francisco Golden Jubilee Medal, So-Called Dollar companion to HK-642  (114078)3076 - San Francisco Golden Jubilee Medal, So-Called Dollar companion to HK-642 (114078)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Semicentennial anniversary of the discovery of gold in California issued in celebration of the city’s Golden Jubilee. The unlisted so-called dollar co
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to C*****r for (190.00 + 47.50) = 237.50
 
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North Beach Bath House Souvenir So-Called Dollar  (114114)3077 - North Beach Bath House Souvenir So-Called Dollar (114114)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Port of Los Angeles, Unlisted So-Called Dollar. Souvenir of the North Beach Bath House and the Mammoth Wharf. 38.35mm. Aluminum. Unc Provenance: Joh
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to i***7 for (250.00 + 62.50) = 312.50
 
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