2012 Hot August Auction

Auction Details

Highlights of the sale include:
1. A new discovery of an early, c 1876-7 photo of the Earp family with all of the Earp brothers and their father Nicholas.
2. The Ken and Rosemary Roberts miners candlestick collection containing some of the finest miners candlesticks ever made
3. The best saloon section we’ve ever had – including a fantastic collection of embossed saloon bottles put away for 40 years
4. The largest (by far!) antique American silver ingot, nearly 500 ounces – from Denver!
5. “Discovery” ingots from collections all over America
6. Western mining broadsides, lithographs and maps – the best selection of rarities ever offered at one time.
7. Western Art – five spectacular oil paintings in the style of Russell in oversized mural format by Franz Trevors, from the Palace Club, Reno, 1943-4.
8. Gaming – rare early slot machine (1910), chip collections, antique equipment and broadsides
9. Bawdy & Brothel- rare Mustang Ranch “gold card”, ultra rare early brothel tokens highlighted by the Goldfield “rooster”
10. Western broadsides – the best ever seen at auction – Tahoe, Virginia City, Reno, Pioneer societies, brewery advertising and more
11. Gold and gold ore specimens from major collections
12. Nevada Railroad Collection- The fantastic Jacobitz Collection of lamps, locks, keys, photographs and documents. Perhaps the best collection ever assembled!
13. Humboldt Soda Works Archive from Winnemucca. An original collection of hundreds of original etched and silk screened seltzer bottles for the back bars in saloons dating from c1890 to 1919 (Prohibition) and another batch that post-dates Prohibition.
14. Mining and Assay catalog collection
15. Major World’s Fair ephemera & So Called Dollars collections
16. Original hoard of Morgan Dollars from a Reno Casino in the early days and a $50 Augustus Humbert Pioneer gold piece.
17. Rare western tokens. The best of the best.
Invoicing and lot pick up will NOT be available at the live auction.
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Miner's  Pocket Scale CA - , - 1850s - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications1080 - Miner's Pocket Scale CA - , - 1850s - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications
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Encased in a green painted metal box, approximately 3" x 7,” with “Miners’ Improved Gold Scale” lettered on the top of the case. “Manufactured ex
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Bodie Tiger Gold and Silver Mining Company Stock CA - Bodie,Mono County - 1879 - 2012aug - Mining Ha1081 - Bodie Tiger Gold and Silver Mining Company Stock CA - Bodie,Mono County - 1879 - 2012aug - Mining Ha
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A previously unknown certificate: TIGER GOLD AND SILVER MINING COMPANY stock, number 12 for 2500 shares at $100 each, issued to Ellis Edwards. Signed
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to g********_.. for (425.00 + 82.88) x 1 = 507.88
 
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Empire Mine Grass Valley Watercolor CA - Grass Valley,Nevada County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Im1082 - Empire Mine Grass Valley Watercolor CA - Grass Valley,Nevada County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Im
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Water color painting of the Empire Mine in Grass Valley, CA. By George Mathis (1909-1997). Gallery framed 28" x 32" and double-matted. The i
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t********n.. for (450.00 + 87.75) x 1 = 537.75
 
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Kennedy Mine Watercolor CA - Jackson,Amador County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu1083 - Kennedy Mine Watercolor CA - Jackson,Amador County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu
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Watercolor done by Elizabeth Lauder depicts the Kennedy Mine in Jackson, Amador County, California. One of the deepest mines in the world, the Kennedy
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t********n.. for (450.00 + 87.75) x 1 = 537.75
 
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Meadow Lake Mill and Mining Company Stock CA - Meadow Lake,Nevada County - 1866 - 2012aug - Mining H1084 - Meadow Lake Mill and Mining Company Stock CA - Meadow Lake,Nevada County - 1866 - 2012aug - Mining H
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Stock certificate issued to John A. Hall for 200 shares at $50 per share in the Meadow Lake Mill and Mining Company of Nevada County. It is signed by
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***2 for (275.00 + 53.63) x 1 = 328.63
 
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Gold Mould Pattern CA - Nevada City,c1870 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publication1085 - Gold Mould Pattern CA - Nevada City,c1870 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publication
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Dark wooden mould for gold bullion. Measures 11.25” by 5.25” by 4.75”, excluding handle and three foot pegs. This mould was made for the Nevada Foundr
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to R*****n for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Garthwaite Assay Kit CA - Oakland,Alameda County - c1870 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Min1086 - Garthwaite Assay Kit CA - Oakland,Alameda County - c1870 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Min
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Once owned by Edwin Garthwaite. This kit was made in Freiberg, Germany. Garthwaite, a mining engineer, was born in San Francisco, CA on 5 August 1857.
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to f*******d for (1,500.00 + 292.50) x 1 = 1,792.50
 
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Werntz Candlestick CA - Placerville,El Dorado County - 1888 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important 1087 - Werntz Candlestick CA - Placerville,El Dorado County - 1888 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important
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A known example of candlestick development through observation of actual models is the Gabriel Werntz candlestick of Placerville, California. Werntz,
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to j********n.. for (1,100.00 + 214.50) x 1 = 1,314.50
 
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Assay Office Collection CA - Randsburg,Kern County -  - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining1088 - Assay Office Collection CA - Randsburg,Kern County - - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining
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Lot of 9, large collection. 1) Assay Analysis chemical set in 12" x 7" x 4.5" hinged wooden box. Contains 5 liquid jars and 22 powder v
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to p********h.. for (175.00 + 34.13) x 1 = 209.13
 
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49er Walrus Handle Knife CA - San Francisco, -  - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publi1089 - 49er Walrus Handle Knife CA - San Francisco, - - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publi
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This c1850 dagger is from the Gold Rush period in California. It has a walrus tusk and measures 12.5" in total, with a 3.5" forged steel qui
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to 9***6 for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
 
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Early San Francisco Mine Catalogs CA - San Francisco,2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu1090 - Early San Francisco Mine Catalogs CA - San Francisco,2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu
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Lot of 3: 1) Joshua Hendy electric hoists; 2) Joshua Hendy stamp mills; 3) Union Iron Works (in Spanish) with many full page lithographs. - Ken &...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to 6*****b for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Rosenhahn's Field Test Kit CA - Sonoma County,2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publicati1091 - Rosenhahn's Field Test Kit CA - Sonoma County,2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publicati
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Wooden case, 17" x 8.5" x 13". Has flip-top lid and fold-down tray. Inside are 3 removable trays with a multitude of chemical reagent b
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to j*******r for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Colorado Reciprocating Folding Miner's Candlestick CO - c1882 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan1092 - Colorado Reciprocating Folding Miner's Candlestick CO - c1882 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan
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This is a unique folding candlestick from Colorado. Open, it measures 6", folded, about 3.5". This is a Hume & Tate Patent. Piece is in
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to j********n.. for (2,300.00 + 448.50) x 1 = 2,748.50
 
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Canon City Candlestick CO - Canon City,Fremont County - c1920 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan1093 - Canon City Candlestick CO - Canon City,Fremont County - c1920 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan
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It is believed that while serving time in the Canon City State Penitentiary, a master blacksmith named Cox made this gorgeous presentation stick. A fe
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Estimates : 35,000.00 - 45,000.00
Sold to b*****s for (43,000.00 + 8,385.00) x 1 = 51,385.00
 
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Colorado Assay Office Assay Receipt CO - Central City, - 1868 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan1094 - Colorado Assay Office Assay Receipt CO - Central City, - 1868 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan
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No. 23C181 First known as part of the Kansas and Nebraska Territories, Colorado held territory status from 1861 until 1876 when it was incorporated in
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to p********n for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Folding Hook and Spike Model Candlestick CO - Cripple Creek,Teller County -  - 2012aug - Mining Hard1095 - Folding Hook and Spike Model Candlestick CO - Cripple Creek,Teller County - - 2012aug - Mining Hard
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Very unique folding hook and spike model candlestick. The nicely designed folder incorporates fuse-cutter blade and blasting cap crimper in the foldin
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold to h***2 for (2,500.00 + 487.50) x 1 = 2,987.50
 
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Choice Early Assay Catalogs CO - Denver,1920, 1934 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu1096 - Choice Early Assay Catalogs CO - Denver,1920, 1934 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu
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Two Denver scientific catalogs: 1) THE MINE AND SMELTER SUPPLY COMPANY ASSAYERS AND CHEMISTS SUPPLIES AND SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS Catalog 54 from 1920.
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Estimates : 750.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9***2 for (375.00 + 73.13) x 1 = 448.13
 
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Denver Mining Catalogs CO - Denver,c1914, 1924 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Public1097 - Denver Mining Catalogs CO - Denver,c1914, 1924 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Public
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1) HENDRIE & BOLTHOFF MFG. AND SUPPLY CO. GENERAL CATALOG NUMBER 97. Wahlgreen Publishing Co., 1924, 1029 pages. Fully illustrated catalog of 7 ty
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to b*****s for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Thompson Balance Company Button Balance Scale CO - Denver,c1904 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Import1098 - Thompson Balance Company Button Balance Scale CO - Denver,c1904 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Import
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Fred W. Thompson filed his first patent for a multiple carrier rider on 26 December 1903 [Ref: scalesandweights.com]. This handsome brass button balan
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 8*****B for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Varney Folding Miner's Stick CO - Denver, - 1911 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publ1099 - Varney Folding Miner's Stick CO - Denver, - 1911 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publ
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The Varney Patent folding stick, known as a “pocket stick” is one of the most mechanical of all miners’ sticks. A sliding thumb button raises and lowe
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 20,000.00 - 25,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (19,500.00 + 3,802.50) x 1 = 23,302.50
 
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Rice Stamped Candlestick CO - Fairplay,Park County - c1881 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important M1100 - Rice Stamped Candlestick CO - Fairplay,Park County - c1881 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important M
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Folding hook and spike model candlestick, 4” and 6.5” folded and unfolded. Made with sheet steel and a nickel-plated brass thimble. The handle on thi
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to s********c.. for (1,100.00 + 214.50) x 1 = 1,314.50
 
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Eichler Miner's Candlestick Research Archive CO - Golden,Jefferson County - 1960-1980 - 2012aug - Mi1101 - Eichler Miner's Candlestick Research Archive CO - Golden,Jefferson County - 1960-1980 - 2012aug - Mi
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Clothbound 3-ring binder containing some of Eichler’s research archive on miner`s candlesticks. Includes research notes, photocopies of old patents an
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Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 4***2 for (225.00 + 43.88) x 1 = 268.88
 
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George Eichler Correspondence CO - Golden,Jefferson County - 1960-1970 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods1102 - George Eichler Correspondence CO - Golden,Jefferson County - 1960-1970 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods
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Lot of 3 boxes of correspondence, photocopies, and research notes between George Eichler and Jeani Martin, George Bayles, Jack Ramsdell, Tony Moon, No
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to f*******d for (1,250.00 + 243.75) x 1 = 1,493.75
 
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Goldfield Colorado Mine Painting CO - Goldfield,Teller County -  - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Impor1103 - Goldfield Colorado Mine Painting CO - Goldfield,Teller County - - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Impor
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Elizabeth Lauder watercolor of a mine near Victor and Goldfield, Colorado, noted on the piece as the "Sleeping Giant." The framed, mounted,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to R*****n for (275.00 + 53.63) x 1 = 328.63
 
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Horace Tabor's Candlestick CO - Leadville,Lake County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining1104 - Horace Tabor's Candlestick CO - Leadville,Lake County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining
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This is possibly one of the best pieces in the collection and arguably one of the most important miner’s candlesticks ever made. It was made for Hora
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50,000.00 - 75,000.00
Sold to h***2 for (38,000.00 + 7,410.00) x 1 = 45,410.00
 
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Leadville Miners' Stick CO - Leadville,Lake County - 1882 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mi1105 - Leadville Miners' Stick CO - Leadville,Lake County - 1882 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mi
Holabird-Kagin Americana
This stick out of Leadville, is a Bernier patent (Patent 631,270 – Victor Colorado, August 22, 1899). No examples of the Bernier patent were known whe
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (3,600.00 + 702.00) x 1 = 4,302.00
 
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Robert E. Lee Mine Painting CO - Leadville,Lake County - 1987 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan1106 - Robert E. Lee Mine Painting CO - Leadville,Lake County - 1987 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan
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An 11" x 19" acrylic painting of the Leadville area mine by Bill Harrington. Owned by G.J. Hite, Jacob Fillins, and Robert Morrison, all fro
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t********n.. for (700.00 + 136.50) x 1 = 836.50
 
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DuPont Blasting Machine DE - Wilmington,New Castle County -  - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important1107 - DuPont Blasting Machine DE - Wilmington,New Castle County - - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important
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A DuPont No. 50 Blasting Machine, with its original red/brown painted finish, with a few scratches and dings here and there, due to use. The wood box
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to s********c.. for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Britton & Rey Lithograph - Alturas Rocky Bar Mine ID - Rocky Bar,Elmore County - c1880 - 2012aug - M1108 - Britton & Rey Lithograph - Alturas Rocky Bar Mine ID - Rocky Bar,Elmore County - c1880 - 2012aug - M
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This lithograph, believed to be from the 1880s by E. Green, features the Alturas Rocky Bar Mine in Idaho and was produced by the famous San Francisco
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to f*******d for (1,000.00 + 195.00) x 1 = 1,195.00
 
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Harden Blue Star Hand Grenade Fire Extinguisher IL - Chicago, - c1885 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/1109 - Harden Blue Star Hand Grenade Fire Extinguisher IL - Chicago, - c1885 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/
Holabird-Kagin Americana
The Harden Company was a Chicago-based firm that specialized in these fire extinguishing devices. This blue glass globe "Star" hand grenade
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to d********9 for (250.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 298.75
 
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Weight Sets IL - Chicago, -  - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications1110 - Weight Sets IL - Chicago, - - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications
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Lot of 2 wood-cased weight sets with graduated brass weights. 1) An Avoirdupois set of 10 weights for Apothecaries, from 4 lbs. AVD. down to 1/8 oz. A
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to m********y for (275.00 + 53.63) x 1 = 328.63
 
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Telescoping Spike Candlestick MT - , - 1895 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publicati1111 - Telescoping Spike Candlestick MT - , - 1895 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publicati
Holabird-Kagin Americana
This is a very rare mechanical stick measuring 6" closed and 7.5" open. According to Wilson and Bobrink, this design was probably impractica
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (2,900.00 + 565.50) x 1 = 3,465.50
 
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Butte Detachable Candlestick MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - 1914 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Impor1112 - Butte Detachable Candlestick MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - 1914 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Impor
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Detachable, fancy presentation piece. Constructed of steel with a copper heart design on back of handle. 11" long. Other design features include
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Estimates : 25,000.00 - 30,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (25,000.00 + 4,875.00) x 1 = 29,875.00
 
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Mining Claims Pocket Map MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - 1901 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important1113 - Mining Claims Pocket Map MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - 1901 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important
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“Map of Mining Claims, Butte & Vicinity, Montana.” Compiled and published by Joseph H. Harper, Mineral & Land Attorney, U.S. Land Department,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to R*****n for (300.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 358.50
 
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Mountain Consolidated Mine Watercolor MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - 1997 - 2012aug - Mining Hard go1114 - Mountain Consolidated Mine Watercolor MT - Butte,Silver Bow County - 1997 - 2012aug - Mining Hard go
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Watercolor by Elizabeth Lauder of the Mountain Consolidated Mine in Butte, Montana. The piece measures 24" x 32" framed and matted. It is si
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to 4***0 for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Helena Miner's Candlestick *Territorial* MT - Helena,Lewis and Clark County - c1883 - 2012aug - Mini1115 - Helena Miner's Candlestick *Territorial* MT - Helena,Lewis and Clark County - c1883 - 2012aug - Mini
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Patented reciprocating folding candlestick with folding hook. Length is 5.5" folded to 7.5" open. Patented by Cyrille Pateneaude, patent No.
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Estimates : 4,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to 8***1 for (9,750.00 + 1,901.25) x 1 = 11,651.25
 
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Blacksmith Candlesticks Group NV - , - c1860-1870 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pub1116 - Blacksmith Candlesticks Group NV - , - c1860-1870 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pub
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Lot of 4 early miners` candlesticks: One “basic” design stick with a plain spike, thimble, and handle. Measures 6.25” and is rusted and bent. Three “s
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 600.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to u******y for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Folding Miner's Candlestick NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications1117 - Folding Miner's Candlestick NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications
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Mechanical (folding) miner's candlestick. 7” folded, 7.25” unfolded. No markings. Thimble, spike, and thumb lever crafted from one continuous pi...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Goldfield and Tonopah Mining Letters NV - , - 1904 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu1118 - Goldfield and Tonopah Mining Letters NV - , - 1904 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Pu
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1) A 2-page letter dated 10 October 1904 from the Goldfield Mining Company of Nevada. 2) Another 2-page letter from the Goldfield Mining Company. Date
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to j***d for (190.00 + 37.05) x 1 = 227.05
 
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Mechanical Miner's Candlestick NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications1119 - Mechanical Miner's Candlestick NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications
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Abbreviated mechanical miner's candlestick. 4.75" folded, 5.75" unfolded. No markings. Plain, unmarked clasp is riveted through to the...
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to W**1 for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Miner's Lighting Collection NV - , -  - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications1120 - Miner's Lighting Collection NV - , - - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications
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Lot of 7: multiple Miner`s candle holders, iron manufacture, various lengths, from 10" to over 12" long. Most procured from Tonopah, NV. One
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to r******g for (400.00 + 78.00) x 1 = 478.00
 
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Mining Artifacts & Scales Collection NV - , - c1950 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining P1121 - Mining Artifacts & Scales Collection NV - , - c1950 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining P
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Lot of 9: 1) Wooden block & tackle pulley with hooks, circa 1870s, found in shaft of Con Vir Mine. 2) Small brass pocket scale, 1.5" dia. Str
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t********n.. for (150.00 + 29.25) x 1 = 179.25
 
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Mining Tag Collection NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications1122 - Mining Tag Collection NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications
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Eastern Nevada mining tags and tokens, assorted medals. 33 pieces, 12" x 14" frame. - Jacobitz Collection -60106
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to 4***0 for (600.00 + 117.00) x 1 = 717.00
 
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Nevadan Silver and Lead Bullion Mould NV - c1871-1923 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining1123 - Nevadan Silver and Lead Bullion Mould NV - c1871-1923 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining
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The embossing in this mould may refer to one of two companies: The Hamburg Mining Company (incorporated 26 May 1875) of Eureka, Nevada, or the Hamburg
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Southern Nevada Forwarding Co. Corporate Seal NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publ1124 - Southern Nevada Forwarding Co. Corporate Seal NV - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publ
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"Southern Nevada Forwarding Company/ Goldfield, Nev./ Incorporated/ June 10th 1902." The company used steam trains to move freight by tracti
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to t********n.. for (100.00 + 19.50) x 1 = 119.50
 
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Underground Lighting Collection NV - , - c1910 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Public1125 - Underground Lighting Collection NV - , - c1910 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Public
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Lot of 9: 1) fold-up mine candle lantern. "The Stonebridge Folding Lantern" is embossed on the A-shaped lid, from New York City. Galvanized
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,050.00
Sold to g****e for (350.00 + 68.25) x 1 = 418.25
 
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Miner's letter NV - Austin,Lander County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications1126 - Miner's letter NV - Austin,Lander County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Publications
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Two page handwritten letter dated 29 Sept. 1864 from a miner named Duncan to his brother in San Francisco concerning gunpowder and supplies. - Jacobit
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Tin Underground Teapot Lamp NV - Austin,Lander County - c1900 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan1127 - Tin Underground Teapot Lamp NV - Austin,Lander County - c1900 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Importan
Holabird-Kagin Americana
A unique long-spouted tin lamp with a screw top and bail handle. Made my Parker Tin and Hardware Co. in Austin. The company operated from about 1895-1
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Bullion Punch NV - Eberhardt,White Pine County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Public1128 - Bullion Punch NV - Eberhardt,White Pine County - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mining Public
Holabird-Kagin Americana
"To Whom it may concern: This hand stamp was found by me, Jay "R" Thornton..at Eberhardt Nev. July 8, 1988 at what appeared to be the a
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 9*********n for (200.00 + 39.00) x 1 = 239.00
 
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Ore Bag Collection NV - Ely,White Pine County - 1887-1905 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mi1129 - Ore Bag Collection NV - Ely,White Pine County - 1887-1905 - 2012aug - Mining Hard goods/Important Mi
Holabird-Kagin Americana
Lot of 6 bags, including: "Asarco Hard Lead Shot No. 7, American Smelting and Refining Co. Federated Metals Division;" "Tungsten Metals
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to m******n for (350.00 + 68.25) x 1 = 418.25
 
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