December 2018 Auction- A Sale to "Die" for.

Auction Details

DAY 1 (Wednesday, December 5) Lots 1000-1582

Minerals (1000-1028)
Bargains & Dealer Specials (1029-1096)
Bottles (1097-1275)
Numismatics
Banks (1278-1279)
Books (1280-1282)
Catalogs (1283-1292)
Coins (1293-1342)
Counterfeit Detectors (1343-1349)
Currency (1350-1374)
Medals (1375-1403)
Scales (1404-1408)
So-Called Dollars (1409-1437)
Tokens (AL-OR) (1449-1582)

DAY 2 (Thursday, December 6) Lots 2000-2663

Tokens (Texas-on) (2000-2352)
Dies (2353-2663)

Day 3 (Friday, Dec 7) Lots 3000-3654

General Americana
Autographs (3000-3002)
Badges (3003-3010)
Checks (3011-3024)
Circus (3024-3025)
Fireman (3026-3029)
Music (3030-3039)
Navigation (3040-3149)
Auto (3150-3152)
Outlaw & Lawmen (3153-3163)
Silver/Flatware (3164-3166)
World’s Fairs & Expos (3167-3170)
Geographical Sorted AK-on (3171-3452)
Military (3453-3452)
Political (3543-3481)
Postal History (3477-3481)
Wells Fargo & Express (3482-3518)
Cowboy (3519-3527)
Firearms & Weaponry (3528-3551)
Saloon (3552-3570)
Gaming (3571-3583)
Mining Alaska (3584-3654)


Day 4 (Saturday, December 8) Lots 4000-4746

Mining (4000-4003)
Artifacts (4000-4003)
Books (4004-4007)
Explosives (4008-4031)
Spoons (4032-4040)
Geo Sort AZ on (4041-4746)


Day 5 (Sunday, December 9) Lots 5000-5752

Textiles (5000-5072)
Native Americana (5073-5110)
Jewelry/Watches (5111-5115)
Entertainment Industry (5116-5124)
Furnishings (5124-5132)
Sculptures (5133-5166)
Art (5167-5227)
Railroadiana (5228-5693)
Passes (5228-5233)
Imprinted Revenue Stamps (5694-5752)



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Storm Cloud Turquoise1000 - Storm Cloud Turquoise
Holabird Western Americana Collections
One large polished specimen--#13 weighs 142.7 g. Most of the other are unpolished specimens. #14, small chips, weighs 5.8 g. #15 weighs 27 g. #16 weig
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Two Chrysocolla Specimens1001 - Two Chrysocolla Specimens
Holabird Western Americana Collections
These are high quality pieces of chrysocolla. #88 weighs 3g, 15 carats. #89 weighs 9g, 49 carats. Chrysocolla is a mineral that can be soft and fragil
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Lucky Star Mining Company Stock1002 - Lucky Star Mining Company Stock
Holabird Western Americana Collections
# 40 for 25,00 shares to Henry S Keepers(?).Signed by WE Howard and president CW Conway. Dateline Los Angeles 1897. Incorporated August 1897. Sven min
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Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to l********o for (95.00 + 23.75) x 1 = 118.75
 
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SS Central America Gold Nuggets1003 - SS Central America Gold Nuggets
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two gold nuggets mined in 1857 and recovered from the SS Central America wreck, sold through Stacks-Bowers, and sold to Al Adams. 14.2 grams, with or
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to 8***1 for (1,050.00 + 231.00) x 1 = 1,281.00
 
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Mineralogical Record of China (5 Books)1004 - Mineralogical Record of China (5 Books)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Beautiful glossy magazines of the mineralogical records of Mining in China, Geology of China, Mineral Dealing, Chinese Flourite, Chinese Cinnabar &a...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Blue June Mine Turquoise Specimens1005 - Blue June Mine Turquoise Specimens
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three specimens from Blue June, deep turquoise colr with black matrix. These are unusual looking, and nice. #40 weighs 39g. # 41, a pendant weighs 8g,
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Two Lots of McGinnis Turquoise1006 - Two Lots of McGinnis Turquoise
Holabird Western Americana Collections
These lots are polished carefully. They are small, but beautiful! #11 weighs 2.4g (deep turquoise color) and #12 is 4g (pale blue turquoise). "...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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Florence Mine High Grade Specimen1007 - Florence Mine High Grade Specimen
Holabird Western Americana Collections
High-grade gold or from the Florence mine. Two small pieces of exceptional high-grade each about an inch long. Collected by Jerry Gray. Estimate $200-
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Midas High Grade Gold Specimens1008 - Midas High Grade Gold Specimens
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two choice high grade specimens from Midas. Classic banded quartz with bright visible gold in dark bands with black oxide silver minerals. slabs abou
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to a********s.. for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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Pilot Mountain Turquoise Specimens1009 - Pilot Mountain Turquoise Specimens
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Pilot Mountain specimens from Mineral County, a turquoise green color. #27 weighs 45g. #28 weighs 10g. #29 weighs 26g. The Pilot Mountain Turquoise Mi
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Rosebud Gold-Silver Mine1010 - Rosebud Gold-Silver Mine
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Calcite, Maracite ± Barite crystals on plates of marcasite with minor pyrite. 2x2x1". Field Guide: staff. (This specimen was found at the ...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
Sold to a*******e for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Eight Smith Valley Turquoise Specimens1011 - Eight Smith Valley Turquoise Specimens
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Probably from the Buckskin Mines in Smith Valley. #32 weighs 28.5g. #33 weighs 20.6g. #34 weighs 36.9g. #35 weighs 90.5g. # 36, polished, weighs 12.5g
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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White Opals1012 - White Opals
Holabird Western Americana Collections
White opals are referred to as "common opal" or "potch" which has a milky or pearly luster known as "opalescence." #86...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Five Lots of Zig Zag Turquoise1013 - Five Lots of Zig Zag Turquoise
Holabird Western Americana Collections
These are very unusual turquoise specimens from the Zig Zag mine, which was known primarily for tungsten. Most of these specimens are nodues and are a
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Pine Nut Range Gold1014 - Pine Nut Range Gold
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Two specimens of high-grade gold from the Pine Nut mountains, probably near Como. Both contain visible gold, 8 g total, the largest is a slab about 1
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Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to M**********3 for (160.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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Verde Black Web Turquoise1015 - Verde Black Web Turquoise
Holabird Western Americana Collections
These are lower grade scraps of turquoise, a pale green turquoise color. #43 weighs 74g. #44 weighs 65g. "The Verde Blue Turquoise Mine is a ne...
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Variety of Variscite Specimens1016 - Variety of Variscite Specimens
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Group of nodules, #2 light green weighs 45g. #5 brighter green with brown matrix, polished slices weigh 16.6g. #6 polished deeper green, brown spiderw
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Fairfield Variscite1017 - Fairfield Variscite
Holabird Western Americana Collections
20 pieces of Fairfield variscite. #31 weighs 158g. Beautiful deep mint green stones. Some of the variscite is coated with yellow and black phosphates;
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Blue Ellingsburg Agate1018 - Blue Ellingsburg Agate
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Very nice, small agate. This specimen is know as " Ellensburg Blue agate. The size is around 2". Very nice specimen with a light blue cast...
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Estimates : 70.00 - 100.00
Sold to d******2 for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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Green RiverFossil Fish Slab1019 - Green RiverFossil Fish Slab
Holabird Western Americana Collections
"The Green River Formation is an Eocene geologic formation that records the sedimentation in a group of intermountain lakes in three basins alo...
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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