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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Fighting Ships by Fred T. Janes, 77 volumes, 1898-2002  (110879)4010 - Fighting Ships by Fred T. Janes, 77 volumes, 1898-2002 (110879)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is an incredible reference library of 70 volumes of the world's military fighting ships. Fred Thomas James published this set starting in ...
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Estimates : 10,000.00 - 20,000.00
Sold to d*******f for (5,000.00 + 1,250.00) = 6,250.00
 
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Adolph Hitler: Bilder Aus Dem Leben Des Fuhrers oversized book  (110497)4011 - Adolph Hitler: Bilder Aus Dem Leben Des Fuhrers oversized book (110497)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is an oversized book entitled: Adolph Hitler: Bilder Aus Dem Leben Des Fuhrers published by Herausgegeben Vom Cigaretten/Bilderdienst of Hamburg
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Army & Navy Co-Operative Company Stock Certificate & Membership Card  (107769)4012 - Army & Navy Co-Operative Company Stock Certificate & Membership Card (107769)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Inc. New York. No. 277, issued to Margaret Murphy for 10 shares on May 13th, 1912. Signed by the vice-president (illegible) and treasurer (illegible).
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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Commissioning Certificate of Brigadier General John W. Davidson  (59330)4013 - Commissioning Certificate of Brigadier General John W. Davidson (59330)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
John Wynn Davidson (August 14, 1825 – June 26, 1881) was a brigadier general in the United States Army during the American Civil War and an American I
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 600.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (375.00 + 93.75) = 468.75
 
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Telescoping Spyglass, c 1800's  (112171)4014 - Telescoping Spyglass, c 1800's (112171)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Unmarked telescoping spyglass. 4 sections, expands to 22" long. Brass protective end cap, protective sliding device at eye end. leather cover, ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to C*****t for (100.00 + 25.00) = 125.00
 
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World War I Dog Tags  (109952)4015 - World War I Dog Tags (109952)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of two: Robert Lasswell cook, C. of C. 5th Infantry, Cal. Co. F 1st Regt. of Infty California U.S. Vol. 87. Provenance: John Reynolds Collection
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to d*******f for (160.00 + 40.00) = 200.00
 
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U. S. Military Style Dress Swords (2 each)  (108261)4016 - U. S. Military Style Dress Swords (2 each) (108261)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
1. Dress sword, no maker, 42 in. overall length with metal scabbard. Leather and wire wrapped grip with a brass guard, very sharp. Similar to model 18
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (225.00 + 56.25) = 281.25
 
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WW 2 vintage Style King money belt  (110483)4017 - WW 2 vintage Style King money belt (110483)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a WW 2 era money belt that has been folded away and never worn. In olive drab color and solid brass buckle. The security flaps are still left
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to d*******f for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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WW2 cannon round and fake Alcatraz lock  (112344)4018 - WW2 cannon round and fake Alcatraz lock (112344)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a lot of a WW 2 45 mm cannon round (empty for display only) and a large fake lock marked "Alcatraz San Francisco Death Row" meant ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d*******f for (75.00 + 18.75) = 93.75
 
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WWII Archive Photographs, Papers and Postcards and Personal Memorabilia from U.S. Veteran Foy Hughes4019 - WWII Archive Photographs, Papers and Postcards and Personal Memorabilia from U.S. Veteran Foy Hughes
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This Lot includes the following: 1) 35 Black and White 8" X 10" World War II Photographs taken in Germany by U.S. Military Photographer ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 700.00
 
 
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