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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Badiraguato Gold Mining & Milling Company Stock Certificate  (107793)4450 - Badiraguato Gold Mining & Milling Company Stock Certificate (107793)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Inc. in Illinois. No. 862, issued for 370 shares to FN Sterling in 1886. Signed by vice-president Huntington Smith and secretary George Baker. Not can
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 80.00
 
 
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Arkansas Southern Railroad Co Stock Certificate, 1903  (111156)4451 - Arkansas Southern Railroad Co Stock Certificate, 1903 (111156)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #257, issued for 555 shares to Whitaker & Company. Signed by J.W. Brown as president and T.J. Gaughan as secretary. Eagle with shield and ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Calif and Wisconsin Co. Railroad Certificates  (112265)4452 - Calif and Wisconsin Co. Railroad Certificates (112265)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two certificates. 1. Northern Refrigerator Car Co. incorp 1924 Wisconsin. #162, U/C, no par value, dateline 19__, green, vignette refrigerator car.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to d*******f for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Co Stock Certificate  (111236)4453 - Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Co Stock Certificate (111236)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. B3554, issued in 1910 for 10 shares. Vignette of Royal Gorge at top left. Red, common shares, uncancelled. ABN, New York. Provenance: Ken Pra
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to d*******f for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Berkshire Railroad Co Stock Certificate Signed by Charles S. Mellon  (111237)4454 - Berkshire Railroad Co Stock Certificate Signed by Charles S. Mellon (111237)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #208, issued in 1908 and signed by C.S. Mellon as president. Charles S. Mellon was a close associate of J.P. Morgan and involved in several rail
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Connecticut Railroad Unissued Stocks Group (7)  (111197)4455 - Connecticut Railroad Unissued Stocks Group (7) (111197)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Nice group of unissued railroad stocks from Connecticut include Connecticut Western Railroad, East Hartford & Glastonburg Horse Railroad Co, Con...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 160.00 - 250.00
Sold to d*******f for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Consolidated Rolling Stock Co Stock Certificate, Connecticut, 1913  (111204)4456 - Consolidated Rolling Stock Co Stock Certificate, Connecticut, 1913 (111204)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Cert. #7193, issued for 45 shares to Mary B. Trubee and signed by B.S. Stenson as president. Train running through arched station. Issued at Bridgepor
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to b****5 for (45.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 56.25
 
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East Hartford & Glastonbury Horse Railroad Co Bonds (2)  (111275)4457 - East Hartford & Glastonbury Horse Railroad Co Bonds (2) (111275)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
$100 green variety and $1,000 orange variety bonds, 5%, debenture bonds. Issued in 1897, due in 1927. Eagle looking to the right vignette on both. Inc
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to i*****s for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Delaware and Connecticut RR stock  (109963)4458 - Delaware and Connecticut RR stock (109963)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two certificates. 1. The Torrington and Winchester Street Railway Co. incorp 1897 Connecticut. #98, I/U, 10 shares @ $100 par issued August 11, 1899
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to b****5 for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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Delaware, Illinois, Maine and West Virginia RR co  (112282)4459 - Delaware, Illinois, Maine and West Virginia RR co (112282)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Eight certificates. 1. Imboden and Odell Railroad Co. incorp. 1903 state of West Virginia, operated until 1905 changed to Kanawha and West Virginia R
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 160.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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