Holabird-Kagin Americana 2011 Grand Finale Auction

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Numismatic section includes a unique Humbert Gold Slug, over 100 pieces of Cal gold and other important Pioneer Gold pieces. Americana features discovery ingots, shipwreck treasure, western photographs, a Walt Disney Archive with original signed drawings, gold and mineral specimens, rare revenue stamps, documents, letters and autographed portrait of Samuel FB Morse, William Sharon's Comstock Mills archive, Murphys Archive, authographs, stock certificates and more. The Brothel and Bawdy section has great whorehouse pieces, brothel tokens, mirrors and the Mustang Ranch Joe Conforte souvenir group. The saloon section features barware, saloon tokens and mirrors, photographs, cigar ephemera and match holders.
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NV - Goldfield,Esmeralda County - The Central Bar Token2752 - NV - Goldfield,Esmeralda County - The Central Bar Token
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Good for 1 drink/ the Central Bar/ A Prize for the Largest. Little wear.
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,500.00
Sold to t********n.. for (1,500.00 + 262.50) x 1 = 1,762.50
 
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NV - Goldfield,Esmeralda County - The Harem Token2753 - NV - Goldfield,Esmeralda County - The Harem Token
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I round token. Dorothy Reed. Good for 25 cents in trade. Some wear.
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Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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NV - Mustang Ranch,c1975 - Gordon Churchward's Mustang Ranch-Conforte Collection2754 - NV - Mustang Ranch,c1975 - Gordon Churchward's Mustang Ranch-Conforte Collection
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Collection of Mustang Ranch and Conforte Family Memorabilia compiled by Gordon Churchward While Gordon Churchward attended the University of Neva
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to j***d for (3,000.00 + 525.00) x 1 = 3,525.00
 
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NV - Reno,Washoe County - Green Lantern Dance Hall Token 25c2755 - NV - Reno,Washoe County - Green Lantern Dance Hall Token 25c
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Classic front name of brothels and saloons throughout history. Dance Halls were popular in the west and often establishments that charged 25c for patr
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to r*******1 for (600.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 705.00
 
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NY - Buffalo,1901 - Pan American Exposition Bawdy Token2756 - NY - Buffalo,1901 - Pan American Exposition Bawdy Token
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Pictorial of Electric Tower. Presented for having the Largest (Picture of rooster) NGC MS 61 SN1585000-002
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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NY - New York City,Brothel Token, The Studio - New Discovery2757 - NY - New York City,Brothel Token, The Studio - New Discovery
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Unknown to us and never seen before! Lina De Merville//106 West 30, Street/The/Studio/New York. Modelled after the famous Paris brothel. A rare find.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to t********n.. for (600.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 705.00
 
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OH - Hamilton,c1900-1910 - Bawdy Good For Mirror Set2758 - OH - Hamilton,c1900-1910 - Bawdy Good For Mirror Set
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Lot of 2. Huffman House from Hamilton, OH, Good for 5c and P. McCarthy's Bar, maverick, good for 5c. Both are 1.75". Fully nude woman on b...
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to H***5 for (1,200.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,410.00
 
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WV - Montgomery,Walter Dent's Exchange  Bawdy Good For Mirror2759 - WV - Montgomery,Walter Dent's Exchange Bawdy Good For Mirror
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Very Rare! Self-identified Good For Bawdy Mirror. Right side up is a lovely lady, but flip the image upside down for the bawdy view. 1.75" size.
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Estimates : 750.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 9***6 for (550.00 + 96.25) x 1 = 646.25
 
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WY - Buffalo,c1908 - Kipp & Woodside Bawdy Good For Mirror2760 - WY - Buffalo,c1908 - Kipp & Woodside Bawdy Good For Mirror
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Good for one drink. Full figured beauty lounging with both breasts fully exposed.
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold to k**h for (1,600.00 + 280.00) x 1 = 1,880.00
 
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Austria,Vienna Tokens2761 - Austria,Vienna Tokens
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Lot of 2. 1) Café Reil/ Wien. 2) Café Ritz/ Wien. Little wear. These tokens were included in the major European Brothel/Bawdy Collection ...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to t********n.. for (325.00 + 56.88) x 1 = 381.88
 
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France,c1890-1910 - Agnella, The Studio French Brothel Tokens2762 - France,c1890-1910 - Agnella, The Studio French Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 3. 2 different varieties of Agnella the prostitute. One is from The Studio, 59, Rue Du Chateau, Deau and two are from The Studio Au Premier at
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t********n.. for (425.00 + 74.38) x 1 = 499.38
 
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France,c1890-1910 - Arts D'Agrement French Brothel Tokens2763 - France,c1890-1910 - Arts D'Agrement French Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 2. 1. Ou Allons Nous/H Z/Nora/16 Rue De Metz/Villarupt. 2. Aux Fleurs/Rue Blondel/20 Fcs/Tout Compris.
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to l********r for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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France,c1890-1910 - Casa Francesa Token2764 - France,c1890-1910 - Casa Francesa Token
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Casa Francesa/Gloria 7B//Miss Blanch/French Girls/Red Saloon/Gloria Street 7B.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to t********n.. for (325.00 + 56.88) x 1 = 381.88
 
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France,c1890-1910 - French Brothel Token - Silver2765 - France,c1890-1910 - French Brothel Token - Silver
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A La Lune/Maria//Rue Du Caftan, 1/2 F/Alger. Pictorial of face of moon.
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to r*******1 for (700.00 + 122.50) x 1 = 822.50
 
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France,c1890-1910 - French Brothel Tokens2766 - France,c1890-1910 - French Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 3. 1. La Mutuelle/De/L'est/1, Rue S'.Dizier/Nancy 2. Aux Belles Poules/32/Rue/Blondel 3. Aux Faunes/4/Rue Blondel
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to 8****f for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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France,c1890-1910 - French Brothel Tokens2767 - France,c1890-1910 - French Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 2 shell cards. 1. La Feria 2. Diamants Americains - bar or possible cathouse.
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Estimates : 350.00 - 500.00
Sold to t********n.. for (400.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 470.00
 
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France,French Brothel Tokens2768 - France,French Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 2, round. 1) Calais/ Ladies House/ 286/ Girls-Girls-Girls. 2) Cherbourg/ A LA Muse/ 36 Rue Amiral Troude. Little wear.
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to 8****f for (325.00 + 56.88) x 1 = 381.88
 
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France,c1900 - French Night Club Tokens2769 - France,c1900 - French Night Club Tokens
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Lot of 8 shell cards. Various establishments. "Monnaie De Singe" translated "Money or Monkey" or funny money.
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to l********r for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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France,c1890-1910 - French Shell Card Tokens - Miscellaneous2770 - France,c1890-1910 - French Shell Card Tokens - Miscellaneous
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Lot of 24 French shell cards consigned to us as brothel or bawdy related, but we cannot prove it. 3 wine tokens, 6 miscellaneous, 4 eaglite, 2 French
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to l********r for (250.00 + 43.75) x 1 = 293.75
 
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France,c1890 - Lyon Brothel Token2771 - France,c1890 - Lyon Brothel Token
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Round. Good for MME Blanchette/ Rue De La Monvaie. Little wear. SN3297312-005
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8****f for (275.00 + 48.13) x 1 = 323.13
 
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France,Nice Tokens2772 - France,Nice Tokens
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Lot of 2, round, aluminum. 1) La Feria/ 8 Rue St. Michel/ Discretion/ Securite. 2) Aux Violettes De Nice/ MME/ Leonie/ Rue D'Alger/ Nice/ Englis...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to l********r for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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France,c1890-1910 - Paris Brothel Tokens2773 - France,c1890-1910 - Paris Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 3 shell cards. 1. Maria 2. Aux Belles Poules (The beautiful hens) 3. Gabrielle
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to l********r for (250.00 + 43.75) x 1 = 293.75
 
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France,c1890-1910 - Paris Brothel Tokens2774 - France,c1890-1910 - Paris Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 3 shell cards. 1. Mignon (Nice) Cartaux 2. Aux Glaces 3. Gabrielle, gold plated
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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France,c1890-1910 - Paris Brothel Tokens2775 - France,c1890-1910 - Paris Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 3 shell cards. 1. Madame Andree 2. Arts D'Agrement 3. Physique Amusante
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Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to t********n.. for (500.00 + 87.50) x 1 = 587.50
 
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France,Paris Brothel Tokens2776 - France,Paris Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 4 different French tokens. Round, dark aluminum. Chez Madame Renee Moulin Rouge, Aux Claces, Aux Belles Poules and Cabaret Du Ciel.
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to 0********9 for (300.00 + 52.50) x 1 = 352.50
 
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Mexico,Mexico Brothel Tokens2777 - Mexico,Mexico Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 7, round. 1) Elisa Bar/ Value $1/ N. Laredo, Tamps. 2) Salon Eltrevol. 3) Mexico's Cabaret/ Night Club/ Air Conditioned. 4) Texas Cabaret...
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Estimates : 350.00 - 800.00
Sold to g********_.. for (100.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 117.50
 
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Mexico,Mexico Brothel Tokens2778 - Mexico,Mexico Brothel Tokens
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Lot of 9, round. 1) Club Mona Lisa/1-2-3. 2) Club Horizonte/ K-5. 3) No. 2 Nightclub. 4) Rainbow Nite Club. 5) Bar/ 1-2-3. 6) Club Lucera. 7) Bar/ 1-2
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Estimates : 350.00 - 600.00
Sold to p********n for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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Mexico,1920-1960 - Nogales Tokens2779 - Mexico,1920-1960 - Nogales Tokens
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Lot of 20. Includes 50 cent and 5 cent pieces. For music and night clubs - all strip club, bawdy or brothel related.
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to 2**3 for (190.00 + 33.25) x 1 = 223.25
 
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Assorted Saloon Tokens2780 - Assorted Saloon Tokens
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Lot of 7 saloon tokens from various drinking establishments, including a 5 cent credit at The Senate Saloon, 5 cents credit at T. Robbins Saloon, 5 ce
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Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to t********n.. for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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Gem Saloon Token2781 - Gem Saloon Token
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Uncirculated, restrike. Prize for the largest.
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Midwest Saloon Tokens2782 - Midwest Saloon Tokens
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Lot of 3 saloon pieces including one for a free drink at the Park Saloon, possibly from Quincy, Illinois, Joe Bernstein's Saloon for five cents ...
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
 
 
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c1950 - Saloon Collectibles2783 - c1950 - Saloon Collectibles
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Lot of 6. 3 ash trays from Phoenix, Tombstone, AZ and Ruidoso NM. 1 coin purse from Coal Valley, Illinois. Bottle opener from the Palace Saloon, Almen
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Saloon Ephemera Collection (Eastern)2784 - Saloon Ephemera Collection (Eastern)
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Lot of 7 items. 2 each-saloon calendar China plates from the Shelborne Saloon in Washington, D.C. and J. Adam Seip Saloon in Philadelphia, made by C
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to l********i.. for (500.00 + 87.50) x 1 = 587.50
 
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Saloon Interior Photographs2785 - Saloon Interior Photographs
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Lot of 4. Great interior shots, one from 141 Franklin St. Monterey, Calif. May 15th, 1934 (written on bottom). This group includes slot machines, oper
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to l*********n for (290.00 + 50.75) x 1 = 340.75
 
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Saloon Interiors Large Photographs2786 - Saloon Interiors Large Photographs
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Lot of 2. Both excellent condition mounted, approx 8x10". One shows cigars. Both show patrons; dressed as gentlemen, bottles, signage. Excellent
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to H***3 for (175.00 + 30.63) x 1 = 205.63
 
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Western Saloon Tokens2787 - Western Saloon Tokens
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Lot of 4 pieces from assorted saloons in the West. Included are a 5 cent credit for trade at Shades Saloon in Nanaimo, British Columbia, A 12.5 cents
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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c1900 - Whiskey Medal Collection2788 - c1900 - Whiskey Medal Collection
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Lot of 19. Mixed lot of whiskey medals and beer tokens. Please inquire for individual descriptions and grading.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to 2**3 for (200.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 235.00
 
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AZ - Dewey Bar Token & Saloon Gaming Chip2789 - AZ - Dewey Bar Token & Saloon Gaming Chip
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(R9) Rare reverse, L.I. Bonnell Proprietor//National Billiard Mfg. Coin. And Gambling Chip marked A.T. - Vinegar Collection
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 6*****l for (400.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 470.00
 
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AZ - c1910 - Match Holders2790 - AZ - c1910 - Match Holders
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Lot of 4. 1) Tombstone- The Alhambra. 2) Miami- Latham Bros. 3) Globe- Saddle Rock Café. 4) Tucson- Santa Rita Hotel. Little wear - Vinegar Col...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to w********l.. for (1,500.00 + 262.50) x 1 = 1,762.50
 
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AZ - Chloride,c1908 - Eagle Saloon Token2791 - AZ - Chloride,c1908 - Eagle Saloon Token
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NGC VF35 SN1583603-029
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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AZ - Congress,Yavapai County - c1900 - Stone Saloon Token *Territorial*2792 - AZ - Congress,Yavapai County - c1900 - Stone Saloon Token *Territorial*
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M. Rivera proprietor, (R8) - Vinegar Collection
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to H***3 for (325.00 + 56.88) x 1 = 381.88
 
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AZ - Globe,1904-1914 - Old Fashion Saloon2793 - AZ - Globe,1904-1914 - Old Fashion Saloon
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NCS Genuine SN5208190-069
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
 
 
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AZ - Humboldt,Yavapai County - 1907 - Duvall, Geo. W, Saloon Token2794 - AZ - Humboldt,Yavapai County - 1907 - Duvall, Geo. W, Saloon Token
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A "Good for One Drink or Cigar from this Humboldt establishment. Piece is genuine and in very good condition. NCS Genuine SN5225926-038
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8*****H for (225.00 + 39.38) x 1 = 264.38
 
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AZ - Jerome,Yavapai County - c1900 - Saloon Jug2795 - AZ - Jerome,Yavapai County - c1900 - Saloon Jug
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"Compliments of John Keller and Co. Fashion Saloon.2.25 inches x 5inches; Little wear, base has some wear. - Vinegar Collection
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to a******n for (800.00 + 140.00) x 1 = 940.00
 
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AZ - Miami,Gila County - Saloon Tokens2796 - AZ - Miami,Gila County - Saloon Tokens
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Lot of 3: The Miami Saloon, Morning Star Saloon and The Eagle Saloon - Vinegar Collection
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 2**3 for (225.00 + 39.38) x 1 = 264.38
 
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AZ - Paradise,Cochise County - 1905-1906 - Cock.A.Too. Saloon Token2797 - AZ - Paradise,Cochise County - 1905-1906 - Cock.A.Too. Saloon Token
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Choice bawdy themed piece. (R8). - Vinegar Collection
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to H***3 for (850.00 + 148.75) x 1 = 998.75
 
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AZ - Paradise,Cochise County - c1905 - Midway Saloon Token *Territorial*2798 - AZ - Paradise,Cochise County - c1905 - Midway Saloon Token *Territorial*
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(R10) x-Hamilton. - Vinegar Collection
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to a****r for (10,500.00 + 1,837.50) x 1 = 12,337.50
 
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AZ - Pearce,Cochise County - c1908 - Bellemont Saloon Token2799 - AZ - Pearce,Cochise County - c1908 - Bellemont Saloon Token
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A rare "Good For 12.5 in Trade" piece at this Pearce AZ. drinking parlor, Marrs & Hartman proprietors. It is in very good to excellent c
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to b*********r for (275.00 + 48.13) x 1 = 323.13
 
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AZ - Pearce,c1913 - Bellemont Saloon Token2800 - AZ - Pearce,c1913 - Bellemont Saloon Token
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R9 Marrs & Hartman proprietors - Vinegar Collection
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to b*********r for (400.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 470.00
 
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AZ - Pearce,Cochise County - 1902-1914 - Palace Saloon Token2801 - AZ - Pearce,Cochise County - 1902-1914 - Palace Saloon Token
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Palace/ Saloon/ Pearce, Ariz. The town was named for Cornishman James Pearce, miner and cattleman, who discovered gold at what became the Commonwealth
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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