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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Corbett/Fitzsimmons Fight Medals  (112527)4250 - Corbett/Fitzsimmons Fight Medals (112527)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"Very rare" says Hibler and Kaplan in their So Called Dollar book. Two medals, HK 276 and HK 277, brass, 34 mm. One depicts Jas. J. Corbet...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (400.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 500.00
 
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Corbett/Fitzsimmons Souvenir Boxing Pins  (112569)4251 - Corbett/Fitzsimmons Souvenir Boxing Pins (112569)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two souvenir pins from the St. Patrick's Day 1897 fight held in Carson City, Nevada. The bronze hanger was made in Milwaukee, the white m...
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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Corbett/Sullivan Boxing Medal  (112557)4252 - Corbett/Sullivan Boxing Medal (112557)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Obv.: New Orleans / Sep. 7, 1892 /(portrait) / Jas. J. Corbett; Rev: same with John L. Sullivan. Rd., wm, 29 mm, holed. Sullivan suffered his only lo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to B*****8 for (500.00 + 125.00) x 1 = 625.00
 
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Jack Dempsey Boxing Memorabilia  (112568)4253 - Jack Dempsey Boxing Memorabilia (112568)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two items: 1) copper medal, 32 mm, holed. From the Dempsey/Gibbons championship fight, Shelby, Montana, July 4th, 1923. 2) "Living Fixtu...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to B*****8 for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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Fitzsimmons Boxing Pins  (112528)4254 - Fitzsimmons Boxing Pins (112528)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two cellulite pins depicting champion Bib Fitzsimmons. 31 mm and 21 mm. Made by Whitehead and Hoag, patented in 1894. He was a British profess
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (85.00 + 21.25) x 1 = 106.25
 
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Fitzsimmons Boxing Pins  (112540)4255 - Fitzsimmons Boxing Pins (112540)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two black and white photo pins (31 mm): "Fitzsimmons" and "Am I In It". Provenance: John Reynolds Collection Country (i...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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Dempsey-Gibbons Boxing Medals  (112548)4256 - Dempsey-Gibbons Boxing Medals (112548)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two medals from the July 4th, 1923 boxing match in Shelby Montana. 1) Souvenir with red, white and blue ribbon with 32 mm. 2) Official Souvenir
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (275.00 + 68.75) x 1 = 343.75
 
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Early Boxing Photos  (112535)4257 - Early Boxing Photos (112535)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of three: 1) Shields vs. Herberts, Palm Athletic Club, Feb. 22, '07, Herberts wins 5 rounds, 8 x 6 inch photo on 11 x 9 inch mat. 2) "...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Ezzard Charles Boxing Pins  (112530)4258 - Ezzard Charles Boxing Pins (112530)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two: 1) photo pin of Ezzard Charles, 44 mm; 2) August 8, 1952 / Rex Layne / Vs / Ezzard Charles / Ogden, Utah. Yellow background with black let
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Floyd Patterson Boxing Program  (112532)4259 - Floyd Patterson Boxing Program (112532)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Official souvenir program from the August 18, 1958, 15 round World's Heavyweight Championship fight between Floyd Patterson and Roy Harris at Wr...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (10.00 + 2.50) x 1 = 12.50
 
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