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)



SHIPPING & HANDLING: Shipping and Handling cannot be estimated prior to invoicing, based on the size and weight of your purchase. All shipping is subject to a minimum charge of $19.00. If additional shipping and handling costs are required, the buyer will be reinvoiced 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...
Choose Your Layout > Switch to Grid View Switch to List View
Lunch Pail Store Sample4000 - Lunch Pail Store Sample
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Way-cute store sample Miners Lunch Pail. 2.5 x 3.5 x 3.5" with cup top, fully functional. black handle. Circa 1910 State: City: Date: H...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to j*****0 for (275.00 + 68.75) x 1 = 343.75
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
MSA Mine Rescue Kits4001 - MSA Mine Rescue Kits
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three locking carry-cases of MSA Mine rescue equipment. the smallest is an Industrial gas mask, the next mine rescue equipment, and the last and large
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Ore Bucket, Large4002 - Ore Bucket, Large
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Large ore bucket, about 3.5' tall, 26" diameter, with large swinging hoist handle, riveted construction, no maker marks or tags. Excellent ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 700.00
Sold to y**********j for (425.00 + 106.25) x 1 = 531.25
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Wood Ore Car4003 - Wood Ore Car
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Choice old wood ore car from a mine in Utah, collected by Geff Pollock. This beauty is 36" long, 25" wide and 31" tall, with a pay lo...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,700.00
Sold to b********b.. for (2,200.00 + 550.00) x 1 = 2,750.00
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
The Romance of the Age / The Discovery of Gold4004 - The Romance of the Age / The Discovery of Gold
Holabird Western Americana Collections
“The Romance of the Age / The Discovery of Gold / California / Dunbar. Book by Edward E. Dunbar. Published by D. Appleton and Company, 1867. 7.25&qu...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 240.00 - 420.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Nevada Consolidated Copper v. Consolidated Coppermines Counterclaim Summaries (7)4005 - Nevada Consolidated Copper v. Consolidated Coppermines Counterclaim Summaries (7)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Rare 7 volumes of legal counterclaims briefs in US District Court in this suit. State: Nevada City: Date: HWAC# 84807
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Lucerne (Silver Hill) Mining Company Book of Abstracts4006 - Lucerne (Silver Hill) Mining Company Book of Abstracts
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Seems to be an 1872 abstract authorized by John Mackey and James Fair in 1872 when they formed the Silver Hill Mining Company. The Lucerne Mine formed
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Sulfuric Acid, Smelting and Related Books (9)4007 - Sulfuric Acid, Smelting and Related Books (9)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
9 mostly hardcovers. Quantitative Analysis, Advances in Sulfide Smelting, Manufacture of Sulfuric Acid and more. State: City: Date: HWAC# 8643
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to c********l.. for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Three Carbide Barrels4008 - Three Carbide Barrels
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three empty carbide shipping barrels, complete with lids, approximately two feet tall and one foot in diameter. The two blue barrels are labeled Union
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Wooden Fuse Box - Dreadnaught4009 - Wooden Fuse Box - Dreadnaught
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This box originally held 6,000 feet of safety fuse used in underground mines. The box is in good condition and labeled "Dreadnaught" from ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to y**********j for (160.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Carbide Barrel4010 - Carbide Barrel
Holabird Western Americana Collections
One empty carbide shipping barrel, approximately two feet tall and one foot in diameter, with lid. Before the advent of battery-powered electrical mi
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
DuPont Blasting Machine4011 - DuPont Blasting Machine
Holabird Western Americana Collections
DuPont Blasting Machine, Model #100, sn K919. oak construction. Geff Pollock Collection. Dont forget to look at the fabulous early (1860's-187...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite / Blasting Cap Boxes - Lot of 34012 - Dynamite / Blasting Cap Boxes - Lot of 3
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This lot contains three wooden boxes that contained blasting materials for underground mining. See photo for labeling details. Products include Black
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite Box - Undetermined Origin4013 - Dynamite Box - Undetermined Origin
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a wooden powder box with difficult-to-read labeling. One end appears to have a date of May 26, 1868?, and the words "San Francisco"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to y**********j for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite Box Biffy4014 - Dynamite Box Biffy
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a wooden dynamite box from Hercules Powder Company which has been customized to function as an underground "comfort station" -- as...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to k**********y for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite Box Mod as Blasting Cord Dispenser4015 - Dynamite Box Mod as Blasting Cord Dispenser
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a wooden dynamite box labeled for the Giant Powder Co. that has been roughly modified to hold a spool of cord or cable. State: City: Date
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to l******8 for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite Boxes - DuPont and Atlas - Lot of 84016 - Dynamite Boxes - DuPont and Atlas - Lot of 8
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Lot of eight wooden dynamite boxes in good condition from DuPont and Atlas in various sizes. See photo for labeling details. Some are dated, and those
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to y**********j for (200.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 250.00
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite Boxes - Giant Powder Co. - Lot of 34017 - Dynamite Boxes - Giant Powder Co. - Lot of 3
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Three wooden dynamite boxes from The Giant Powder Co. Cons. in Giant, California in good condition. These probably came from underground mines in Utah
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to y**********j for (600.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 750.00
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite Boxes - Giant Powder Co. - Lot of 44018 - Dynamite Boxes - Giant Powder Co. - Lot of 4
Holabird Western Americana Collections
This is a lot of four wooden dynamite boxes in fair to good condition labeled "GIANT AMMONIA" made by The Giant Powder Co. Cons. in Giant,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to y**********j for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark
Dynamite Boxes - Hercules Powder - Dated Set, Lot of 84019 - Dynamite Boxes - Hercules Powder - Dated Set, Lot of 8
Holabird Western Americana Collections
A nice lot of eight Hercules Powder Boxes including dates of 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, and possibly 1915. All are in fair to good cond
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to y**********j for (375.00 + 93.75) x 1 = 468.75
 
Item DetailsLogin to Bookmark