Spring Americana Auction -- May 2019

Auction Details

Welcome to our May 2019 Sale!

This sale spans 5 days with 4,000 lots in nearly 20 collecting categories.

HIGHLIGHTS

*KEN PRAG STOCK CERTIFICATE COLLECTION: This sale continues our sale of the Ken Prag American Stock Certificate Collection that we started offering back in 2014. This sale includes more great Western mining and railroad rarities including Alaska, Colorado, Nevada Territory, the Dakotas, Michigan, and Montana; early automobile and aviation; and non-mining or railroad pieces (such as hotels, banks, clubs, etc).

*COLORADO TERRITORY COLLECTION: We have received what we believe to be the finest Colorado Territory stock certificate collection in existence. Over 40 pieces are from the 1860s period! This private collection nicely compliments the Ken Prag Collection and also contains fabulous Colorado railroad rarities. For many of these pieces, we could find no record of them ever being offered at auction!

*ANTIQUE MARBLES: Nearly 200 lots with single rarities and larger groups of turn-of-the-century or before marbles, including figural sulphides, hand-painted clay marbles, colorful swirls, and more!

*NUMISMATICS: US & foreign gold coins & ephemera including a fabulous 19th-century silver coin belt plus two gigantic bullion scales from the Philadelphia Mint.

*TOKENS: Continuing the fabulous offering in our March token auction, this section features US & foreign brothel tokens.

*SPORTS: Three different baseball collections including rare autographs, cards, and other sports ephemera.

*POSTCARDS: Tens of thousands of postcards are featured in this auction from two key collections: the Native American Postcard Collection and the Salvatore Falcone Postcard Collection. Many real photo rarities plus larger groups, c.1906-1960s.

*GENERAL AMERICANA: Rare books, firefighting ephemera, World Fair & expositions, a Hawaii Collection (Ken Prag), rare Nevada ephemera from a prominent collection, and much more!

*WELLS FARGO & POSTAL HISTORY: Rare exchanges and checks, enameled signs, plus a fabulous Nevada Wells Fargo cover collection including great full cover advertising rarities such as Ophir and Star City!

MINING: Ephemera (maps, photos, books) and rare mining stocks from the Ken Prag Collection and the Colorado Territory Collection, plus a Minerals & Ore section that features an old high-grade collection out of the Tonopah area. Also a very rare original Virginia City Assayer's sign.

NATIVE AMERICANA & COWBOY: In addition to the fabulous Native American postcards, this section also has jewelry, baskets, and other collectibles.

BARGAINS & DEALER SPECIALS: Our entire 5th day is dedicated to this category of both large groupings ideal for resale or lower priced entry-level collectibles, spanning nearly ever collecting category in the rest of our sale.


Full Auction Schedule

Day 1, Thursday, May 16th, 2019 (Lots 1000-1839)
General Americana (1000-1467)
Assorted (Books, Fire, Postal History, Expo.) (1000-1083)
Geographical Sort (1084-1467)
Numismatics (1468-1574)
Books & Checks (1468-1481)
Coins (1482-1553)
Currency, Ingots, Medals, Scales (1554-1574)
Mining Part I (1575-1839)
Mining Artifacts & Books (1575-1604)
Stocks & Ephemera: ALASKA-CALIFORNIA (1605-1839)

Day 2, Friday, May 17th, 2019 (Lots 2000-2838)
Mining Part II (2000-2838)
Stocks & Ephemera: COLORADO-WYOMING

Day 3, Saturday, May 18th, 2019 (Lots 3000-3784)
Transportation (3000-3543)
Airplane (3000-3146)
Automobile (3147-3198)
Steamer & Railroad (3199-3543)
Wells Fargo & Express (3544-3591)
Tokens (3592-3784)
US & Foreign Brothel (3592-3729)
Geographical Sort (3730-3784)

Day 4, Sunday, May 19th, 2019 (Lots 4000-4774)
Sports Collectibles (4000-4227)
Jewelry (4228-4236)
Furniture (4237-4244)
Art (4245-4299)
Native Americana (4300-4408)
Textiles (4409-4456)
Marbles (4457-4565)
Bottles (4566-4594)
Cowboy (4595-4627)
Firearms & Weaponry (4628-4652)
Entertainment (4653-4666)
Gaming (4667-4676)
Military (4678-4687)
Minerals (4688-4774)


Day 5, Monday, May 20th, 2019 (Lots 5000-5899)
Bargains & Dealer Specials (5000-5899)
General Americana feat. Postcards & Ephemera (5000-5451)
Mining (5452-5657)
Railroad (5658-5765)
Airplane & Automobile (5766-5827)
Tokens (5828-5868)
Numismatics (5869-5899)

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Mme. Raymonde Brothel Token  (104057)3700 - Mme. Raymonde Brothel Token (104057)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Obv.: Venez Vous Amuser / Chez / Mme. Raymonde / 5 / R. De La Californie. Verdun; Rev.: Monnaie De Singe. Br. rd., 21 mm. Date: City/County: Ver
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to n********e.. for (140.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 175.00
 
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La Feria Brothel Token  (104058)3701 - La Feria Brothel Token (104058)
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Obv.: La Feria / 11 Rue / Drichon / Vichy; Rev.: Discretion / securite. Br. rd., 21 mm. Date: City/County: Vichy State: France
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to n********e.. for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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The Eagle  (101979)3702 - The Eagle (101979)
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22 mm round brass token. TC 59611, NTGA 1231. Obv: THE EAGLE HOUSE / FRENCH. Rev: image of woman / CARTAUX PARIS Roger Merritt Token Collection Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 300.00
Sold to f**********s for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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The Eagle  (101980)3703 - The Eagle (101980)
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22 mm round brass token. TC 59611, NTGA 1231. Obv: THE EAGLE HOUSE / FRENCH. Rev: image of woman / CARTAUX PARIS Roger Merritt Token Collection Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 300.00
Sold to f**********s for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Casa Irma Brothel Token  (104142)3704 - Casa Irma Brothel Token (104142)
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Obv.: Casa Irma/ S Marcelliono 5 / Bologna; Rev.: 100. Wm, rd., 33 mm. incuse, seam on edge? Date: City/County: Bologna State: Italy
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to c*********s for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Aurora's Place Brothel Token  (104143)3705 - Aurora's Place Brothel Token (104143)
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Obv.: Aurora's Place / CD Acuna Coah.; Rev.: Gracias Por / Su Visita. Wm, rd., 31 mm, holed. Date: City/County: Acuna State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 400.00
Sold to d*******f for (45.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 56.25
 
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Paraiso Bar Brothel Token  (104144)3706 - Paraiso Bar Brothel Token (104144)
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Obv.: Paraiso / Bar / Agua / Prieta / Sonora, Mexico; Rev.: wooden nickel. Wood, rd., 38 mm. Date: City/County: Agua Prieta State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to c*********s for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Chava's Club Brothel Token  (104145)3707 - Chava's Club Brothel Token (104145)
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Obv.: Chava's / Club / Degollado / 716 MTE / Cd. Juarez, Chih. Mexico; Rev.: (pictorial girl in a champagne glass). Wm, rd., 24 mm, holed. Da...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 400.00
Sold to c*********s for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Conquistador Brothel Token  (104570)3708 - Conquistador Brothel Token (104570)
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Obv.: Conquistador / Degollado / NTE 804 / Cd. Juarez Chih. Mex.; Rev.: (pictorial ladies figure). Wm, rd., 24 mm. Date: City/County: Ciudad Jua
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 400.00
Sold to B*****8 for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Noce y Dia Brothel token  (103322)3709 - Noce y Dia Brothel token (103322)
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Noche Y Dia / Insurgentes - 7 Mexico; rev.: same. Br. rd., 21 mm. Date: City/County: Juarez or Tiajuana State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to c*********s for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Gold Palace Bar Brothel Token  (104571)3710 - Gold Palace Bar Brothel Token (104571)
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Obv.: Gold Palace / Bar /H. Matamoros Tamps.; Rev.: Valor / $1.00. Wm, rd., 21 mm. Date: City/County: Matamoros State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 400.00
Sold to c*********s for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Capri Night Club Brothel Token  (104572)3711 - Capri Night Club Brothel Token (104572)
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Obv.: Capri / (woman's figure); Rev.: Night Club / (topless woman). Br. rd., 25 mm. Date: City/County: Mazatlan State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to 3***1 for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Capri Night Club Brothel Token  (104573)3712 - Capri Night Club Brothel Token (104573)
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Obv.: Capri En Mazatlan Sin./ (woman's bottom); Rev.: Night Club / (topless woman). Br. rd. 25 mm. Date: City/County: Mazatlan State: Mex...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to 3***1 for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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A. B. W. Club Brothel Token  (104574)3713 - A. B. W. Club Brothel Token (104574)
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Obv.: A.B. W. Club / (owl pictorial) / Mexicali, Mexico; Rev.: A. B. W. Club / 50 / cents / 1933 / Joe Flores - Mike Miller. Br. rd., 30 mm. Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to A****k for (15.00 + 3.75) x 1 = 18.75
 
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Honey Moon Club Brothel Tokens  (104575)3714 - Honey Moon Club Brothel Tokens (104575)
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Lot of two. Obv.: Honey Moon Club / Dance and Drink / Open Day and Nite/ Nogales, Sonora / (dancing girl); Rev.: Open Day and Nite / (reclining nude).
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to 3***1 for (85.00 + 21.25) x 1 = 106.25
 
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Mona Lisa Brothel Token  (104576)3715 - Mona Lisa Brothel Token (104576)
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Obv.: "Monalisa" / Night club /Dance & Music / Canale Hidalgo / Nogales, Son.; Rev.: "Monalisa" / Nite / Club. Wm, rd., 25 m...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to 3***1 for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Tenampa Club Brothel Token  (104577)3716 - Tenampa Club Brothel Token (104577)
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Obv. Tenampa Club / Nogales, Sonora / (horseshoe) "7"; Rev.: Open Day and Nite / (nude figure). Wm, rd., 26 mm. Date: City/County: No...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to c*********s for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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Waikiki Club Brothel Token  (104579)3717 - Waikiki Club Brothel Token (104579)
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Obv.: Waikiki Club / Your / Place In / Nogales; Rev.: Waikiki Club / Open / Day and Nite. Wm, rd., 26 mm. Date: City/County: Nogales State: Mex
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Bar 1-2-3 Brothel Token  (104580)3718 - Bar 1-2-3 Brothel Token (104580)
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Obv.: Bar / 1-2-3 / Prop. / Rogelio Garza; Rev.: Canales 613 / 1-2-3 / Tel. 790 / Nuevo Laredo. wm, rd., 24 mm. Date: City/County: Nuevo Laredo S
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Celia's Brothel Token  (104581)3719 - Celia's Brothel Token (104581)
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Obv.: Celia's / Canales / 1934 / N. Laredo, Tamps.; Rev.: Diviertase Visitandonos. Wm, rd., 24 mm. Date: City/County: Nuevo Laredo State: ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to r****2 for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Club Marabu Brothel Token  (104582)3720 - Club Marabu Brothel Token (104582)
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Obv.: Club / Marabu / Tel.22222/N. Laredo, Tamps.; Rev.: Welcome / Bien Venidos / $2.00. Wm, rd., 21 mm. Date: City/County: Nuevo Laredo State:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to B***0 for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Conchita's Club Brothel Token  (104583)3721 - Conchita's Club Brothel Token (104583)
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Obv.: Conchita's Club / Chihuahua / & / Tixtla / N. Laredo, Tamps.; Rev.: Conchita's / Club / Telefono /25-76 / N. Laredo, Tamps. Br. rd...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to B***0 for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Diamante Azul Brothel Token  (104584)3722 - Diamante Azul Brothel Token (104584)
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Obv.: Diamante Azul / Club / Nuevo Laredo Tamps. Rev.: (horseshoe). Wm, rd., 31 mm. Date: City/County: Nuevo Laredo State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to r****2 for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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Maggie's Place Brothel Token  (104586)3723 - Maggie's Place Brothel Token (104586)
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Obv.: Maggie's / Place; Rev.: Maggie's / Place / Mina / 1620 / N. Laredo, Mex. Br., rd., 21 mm. Date: City/County: Nuevo Laredo State:...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8***9 for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Se La Vi Night Club Brothel Token  (104585)3724 - Se La Vi Night Club Brothel Token (104585)
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Obv.: Se La Vi / Night / Club / (nude figure) / N. Laredo Tamps.; Rev.: Floor / Show. Wm, rd., 24 mm. Date: City/County: Nuevo Laredo State: Me
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9***6 for (30.00 + 6.60) x 1 = 36.60
 
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La Escondida Brothel Token  (104589)3725 - La Escondida Brothel Token (104589)
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Obv.: "La Escondida" / Cuauhtemoc / 302 / Veracruz, Ver.; Rev.: $2.00. Br. rd., 21 mm. Date: City/County: Veracruz State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to b*******e for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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La Escondida Brothel Token  (104587)3726 - La Escondida Brothel Token (104587)
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Obv.: La Escondida / Cuauhtemoc / 302 / Veracruz, Ver.; Rev. : $2.00. Br., rd., 20 mm. Date: City/County: Veracruz State: Mexico
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 400.00
Sold to b*******e for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Madame Rita Brothel Token  (103321)3727 - Madame Rita Brothel Token (103321)
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Mme. Rita / 1 / Calle Roca; Reverse: Todas Las Horas Son Alegres; Br. rd., 22 mm. Date: City/County: Barcelona State: Spain
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9***6 for (45.00 + 9.90) x 1 = 54.90
 
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Porcelain Brothel Tokens  (103512)3728 - Porcelain Brothel Tokens (103512)
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Lot of seven pieces. French discription translates as: " porcelain coin token circulating in Chinese gambling houses between 1900 and 1940"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 300.00
Sold to f********n.. for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Farol Colorado Brothel Token  (104578)3729 - Farol Colorado Brothel Token (104578)
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Obv.: Farol / 13 / Colorado; Rev.: Salto / Un Peso. Br. rd., 20 mm. ("Red Lantern"). From a 1960's auction. Rare. Date: City/Cou...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 260.00 - 600.00
Sold to 3***1 for (130.00 + 32.50) x 1 = 162.50
 
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Pinback Posse Badge  (102835)3730 - Pinback Posse Badge (102835)
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Sheriff's Posse badge from Washington D. C., prime condition Date: City/County: Washington D. C. State:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to 9***6 for (110.00 + 24.20) x 1 = 134.20
 
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F. C. Gove Advertising Mirror  (101167)3731 - F. C. Gove Advertising Mirror (101167)
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Befor Purchasing / A Wheel / Call and see the best line in / the market. / Full Line of Sundries. / F. C. Gove, / Over 121 Genesee Street, / Auburn. 4
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9***6 for (40.00 + 8.80) x 1 = 48.80
 
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Istilia Hotel  (102834)3732 - Istilia Hotel (102834)
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Very rare piece, Istilia Hotel, GF 12 1/2c IT Date: City/County: Bishop State: California
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 120.00
Sold to t********n.. for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Stone House  (102837)3733 - Stone House (102837)
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Stone House, Go Ma's To. Date: City/County: Placerville State: California
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9***6 for (50.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 61.00
 
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United States Gypsum Co. ID Badge  (102815)3734 - United States Gypsum Co. ID Badge (102815)
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I D Badge # 307 for United States Gypsum Co. employee. Pinback octagonal 35mm. Date: City/County: Plaster City State: California
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to e********d.. for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Sacramento Token Collection  (101692)3735 - Sacramento Token Collection (101692)
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Lot of 24 Sacramento tokens, with the Sacramento Hotel of Redding sneaking into the group. . Salvatore Falcone Collection Date: City/County: Sac
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to A****k for (90.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 112.50
 
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30 Good For Trade Tokens  (85444)3736 - 30 Good For Trade Tokens (85444)
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About half are listed. Samples include George Haas, Marx Bros. & Victor, Stockes, Pioneer House, J G DeBois, Cosmopolitan Hotel Bar, F J Nordho...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to e****6 for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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34 Good for Tokens  (85445)3737 - 34 Good for Tokens (85445)
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Mostly listed. Samples are Leon Hardts, The Kentucky, Claus Alpers, Judd W Thomas, Walton's, Central Hotel Bar, Bernard, The Novelty, Peterson&#...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to A****k for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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49er Football  (85453)3738 - 49er Football (85453)
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Two Dozen tokens. Seven pieces with game schedule, balance are player pieces about Randy Cross, Eric Wright, Ronnie Lott. Great condition. Date:
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
Sold to 6******n for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Art Saloon Token  (101696)3739 - Art Saloon Token (101696)
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Good For / One Drink / At The Bar / Art Saloon / 1856 / Market St. S. F. // Jap Statue; counterstamped with a "5" . . Salvatore Falcone C...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to C*****r for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Bar Token Collection  (101690)3740 - Bar Token Collection (101690)
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Lot of 15 San Francisco bar tokens: M & M; John O'Conner; Myer Clark; A.D. Renfro; American Bar and many others. . Salvatore Falcone Colle...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to A****k for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Cable Car Collection  (85414)3741 - Cable Car Collection (85414)
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22 tokens total. Half are Cable Car, other half are Alcatraz, Bart Opening, Centennial, Cliff House, Bay Bridge. All large size. Date: City/Count
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9***6 for (110.00 + 24.20) x 1 = 134.20
 
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Chinese Social Clubs  (85460)3742 - Chinese Social Clubs (85460)
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Eleven pieces from various Chinese Social clubs most likely located in China Town area of San Francisco. Date: City/County: San Francisco State:
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Start Price : 35.00 | Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Eleven China Related collection Pieces  (85412)3743 - Eleven China Related collection Pieces (85412)
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Eleven Dollar size tokens. Xerox Atta Boy, The Committee, Bank of Trade, Falstaff Beer, 1980 Exhibition, and more. Date: City/County: San Francis
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Start Price : 35.00 | Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Fifteen Cafe Lunch Tokens  (85419)3744 - Fifteen Cafe Lunch Tokens (85419)
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All but three Kappen listed. Oriental Café, Grand Union Bar, Walkers Grill, Bohemian Café, to name a few. Very nice collection. Date: ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to A****k for (30.00 + 7.50) x 1 = 37.50
 
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Give That Man a Cigar  (85455)3745 - Give That Man a Cigar (85455)
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Ten tokens from San Francisco Cigar stores. Arch Cigar Store, Manhattan Cigar Store, Hotel Utah, W F Heiliger, Auzerais, Keller & Bray, S & ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to d*******f for (130.00 + 32.50) x 1 = 162.50
 
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Historic Plastic and Wooden Token Collection  (85452)3746 - Historic Plastic and Wooden Token Collection (85452)
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Over 25 pieces, Alibi, McKenna's, Pat O'Sheas Mad Hatter, The Blarney Stone, Skip's Tavern, Embassy Lounge, Mike's Bouncers, Main Ma...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to c********l for (20.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Historical Pinbacks  (102824)3747 - Historical Pinbacks (102824)
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Two important pinback medals. V. O. F. Organized 1877, and Trader Vic's Tiki Trophy Race 1963 Date: 1877, 1963 City/County: San Francisco St...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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L T J E Menber Badge  (102814)3748 - L T J E Menber Badge (102814)
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Hanger type. Pinback has crossed American Flags, hanger is modeled after $50 Slug. Pictorial of Eagle. 80mm long. Date: City/County: San Francisc
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to f********c.. for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Machine Token Collection  (101691)3749 - Machine Token Collection (101691)
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Lot of 24 slot award tokens from the early days of Charles Fey, Moise Klinkner, Mills Novelty, and Patrick & Co. . Salvatore Falcone Collectio...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to D*****5 for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Municipal Railway Badge  (102813)3750 - Municipal Railway Badge (102813)
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SF Municipal Railway Badge #404 to be worn on button. 63mm 45mm Date: City/County: San Francisco State: California
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (110.00 + 27.50) x 1 = 137.50
 
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N S G W Medal  (102829)3751 - N S G W Medal (102829)
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California Parlor No. 1 Golden Bear Mining Medal. Choice piece from N S G W Society. Date: City/County: San Francisco State: California
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to t********n.. for (750.00 + 187.50) x 1 = 937.50
 
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National Association of Letter Carriers  (102821)3752 - National Association of Letter Carriers (102821)
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Hanger type of ID Badge for National Association of Letter Carriers 19th Convention. Top pinback piece is toped by Bear. Lower part is fashioned afte
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9***6 for (70.00 + 15.40) x 1 = 85.40
 
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Passanger Vehicle Driver Badge  (102833)3753 - Passanger Vehicle Driver Badge (102833)
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Passanger Vehicle Driver Badge # 47125, Series E. Clip on style. 50mm X 42mm. Date: City/County: San Francisco State: California
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (160.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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PPIE  (102803)3754 - PPIE (102803)
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Panama Pacific International Exposition token for Louisiana Exposition fund. HK406. Date: 1915 City/County: San Francisco State: California
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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PPIE Pictorial Token. HK400  (102809)3755 - PPIE Pictorial Token. HK400 (102809)
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38mm Louisiana Building pictorial, For Louisiana Exposition Fund. Pictorial on both sides. Date: City/County: San Francisco State: California
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 9***6 for (40.00 + 8.80) x 1 = 48.80
 
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Slot Machine Tokens.  (85459)3756 - Slot Machine Tokens. (85459)
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Eleven pieces. Silver Cup (3), Chas Fey & Son (6), Caille & Schiemer, Bentham Slot Machines. Date: City/County: San Francisco State: C...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to a**********5 for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Step up and have a drink  (85456)3757 - Step up and have a drink (85456)
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Twenty pieces from various San Francisco Bar's. Step up and have a drink. About fifteen are listed. All have "BAR" on face. Date: ...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to A****k for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Sutro Baths and Other Tokens  (101694)3758 - Sutro Baths and Other Tokens (101694)
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Lot of four: 1) Sutro Baths; 2) The Leader / Dance Hall / 626 / Pacific St. S. F. // 50; 3) Kentucky / 25c / In Trade; 4) The Cannery / Good For One
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Thirteen Good For Tokens  (102842)3759 - Thirteen Good For Tokens (102842)
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Ten of these are listed. Grand Hotel, Becker Bros., Max Moeller are not, Central Mission Lunch, Havana Cigars, John Aren, SOI, Turino Bakery, Heilige
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to d*******f for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Thirty Good For Tokens  (85443)3760 - Thirty Good For Tokens (85443)
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Mostly Cafe's, mostly listed. The Globe, J E DeBons, Cosmopolitan Hotel, Emil's Place, A D Renfro, Kentucky, Pioneer House, just to name a f...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to A****k for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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Thirty Plus Mavericks  (85441)3761 - Thirty Plus Mavericks (85441)
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Over thirty San Francisco mavericks. Gotta be something of value to you here, have fun looking. Date: City/County: San Francisco State: Californ
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to A****k for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Three dozen Saloon's  (85442)3762 - Three dozen Saloon's (85442)
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Assortment of drink tokens from Saloons. The Coronado, The Oberon, Hotel Mission Bar, Carroll, The Barrel House, Brett & Dollmann, just to name ...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to A****k for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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Treasure Island ID Badge  (102810)3763 - Treasure Island ID Badge (102810)
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Safety & Fiscal Dept. Fork Lift Operator ID Badge for # 129 Date: City/County: San Francisco State: California
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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Want to play cards? Here is where.  (85458)3764 - Want to play cards? Here is where. (85458)
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Eleven Card Parlors. Community Club, Club Teutonia (3), Pat & Marge Shea, Barrell House, Irvine Club, Cotillion (2), Walkers Grill, Moose Hall &...
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Estimates : 90.00 - 120.00
Sold to H*****r for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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Frontier Village Tokens and Advertising Dollars  (101655)3765 - Frontier Village Tokens and Advertising Dollars (101655)
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The famous Old Western amusement park Frontier Village lasted from 1961 until 1980, when the growth of Silicon Valley pressured its demise. Two Fronti
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to p******y for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Bohemian Club Good For Advertising Mirror  (101181)3766 - Bohemian Club Good For Advertising Mirror (101181)
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Good for 10c In Trade / Bohemian Club, A. Chiorini, Prop. / Stockton, Cal. 56 mm. Date: City/County: Stockton State: California
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Lot withdrawn3767 - Lot withdrawn
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Lot withdrawn. This has long been presented as a Tahoe token by other auction houses and tokencatalog.com. However, more recent research indicates tha
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Start Price : 1.00 | Estimates : 2.00 - 3.00
 
 
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St. Louis Saloon  (102831)3768 - St. Louis Saloon (102831)
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Very scarce Truckee saloon piece. St. Louis Saloon, Truckee, Cal. // GF 5c Drink Date: c1890's City/County: Truckee State: California
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to a********x.. for (160.00 + 35.20) x 1 = 195.20
 
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Advertising Mirrors  (101179)3769 - Advertising Mirrors (101179)
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Lot of three: Jefferson Standard Life Insurance Company, San Francisco; Pacific Coast Agency, San Francisco; California State Life Insurance Co., Sacr
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Estimates : 120.00 - 180.00
Sold to 6******n for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Butte County Token Collection  (101689)3770 - Butte County Token Collection (101689)
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Lot of 22 tokens: 10 Oroville, 5 Grdiley, 5 Chico, 1 Yuba City, 1 Paradise. . Salvatore Falcone Collection Date: City/County: State: California
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to A****k for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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Cotton States Medal  (102804)3771 - Cotton States Medal (102804)
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Official Souvenir Medal of Henry W. Grady from International Exposition. HK268 Date: 1865 City/County: Atlanta State: Georgia
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to n**********x for (55.00 + 13.75) x 1 = 68.75
 
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Columbian Exposition  (102811)3772 - Columbian Exposition (102811)
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Obverse pictorial of man, reverse pictorial of administration building. 35mm. HK 176 Date: 1803 City/County: Chicago State: Illinois
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Good For Advertising Mirror  (101180)3773 - Good For Advertising Mirror (101180)
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Meet your friends at /Carl Erikson's Aurora, Minn. / Good For 10c In Trade. 56 mm. Date: City/County: Aurora State: Minnesota
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*****h for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Corner Saloon  (102836)3774 - Corner Saloon (102836)
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Rare C. Digino Corner Saloon GF 12 1/2 c IT octagon token Date: City/County: Dayton State: Nevada
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to a********x.. for (65.00 + 14.30) x 1 = 79.30
 
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Tokes Good For One Drink  (102768)3775 - Tokes Good For One Drink (102768)
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Good for Free Drink at Reno Horseshoe Club. Approx. 100 free drink tokes. Date: City/County: Reno State: Nevada
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Payteller Token  (Rhyolite, Nevada)  (23633)3776 - Payteller Token (Rhyolite, Nevada) (23633)
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Pictorial of Miner // The Payteller / 12 1/2c / Rhyolite, Nev. AL. NCS genuine. (Bearded miner with pick, shovel & lunch bucket; mountain. &...
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 6,000.00
 
 
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L.A. Brown and Co. Advertising Mirror  (101182)3777 - L.A. Brown and Co. Advertising Mirror (101182)
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Compliments of L.A. Brown and Co. / Odd Fellows Ave. / Concord N.H. 56 mm. Date: City/County: Concord State: New Hampshire
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Belcher Lodge No. 180 F. & A. M.  (102817)3778 - Belcher Lodge No. 180 F. & A. M. (102817)
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Choice condition and cased Masonic lodge token from Willian C. Hamilton lodge of Philadelphia. Date: 1907 City/County: Atlantic City State: New
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Bi-Centenial Medal  (102806)3779 - Bi-Centenial Medal (102806)
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38 mm brass medal of the founding of the city of Albany. Date: July 22,1886 City/County: Albany State: New York
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to m********n for (65.00 + 16.25) x 1 = 81.25
 
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Liberty Bell Medal  (102807)3780 - Liberty Bell Medal (102807)
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38 mm medal of the one hundred year celebration of the Liberty Bell. Pictorial of Independence Hall Date: 1776-1876 City/County: Philadelphia Sta
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to n**********x for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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U S Cruiser Raleigh  (102850)3781 - U S Cruiser Raleigh (102850)
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Souvenir medal welcoming the Cruiser and unveiling of Grant Statue. Date: 1899 City/County: Philidelphia State: Pennsylvania
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to C*******3 for (80.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Roosevelt Political Medal  (102839)3782 - Roosevelt Political Medal (102839)
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Roosevelt 1904 Fairbanks Washington hanger medal Date: City/County: Fairbanks State: Washington
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to 9***6 for (100.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 122.00
 
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Bryan & Kern Political Fob  (102832)3783 - Bryan & Kern Political Fob (102832)
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Bryan & Kern, 1908, Washington. Popular Fob at the time. Date: 1908 City/County: State: Washington
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Estimates : 120.00 - 200.00
Sold to A*****4 for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Industrial Convention Medal  (102812)3784 - Industrial Convention Medal (102812)
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Pin back hanger souvenir medal. 55mm X35mm. Date: Oct. 2-3, 1902 City/County: Sheridan State: Wyoming
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Estimates : 70.00 - 150.00
Sold to f********c.. for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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