DoneSat, Aug 10, 2019 10:00 AM EDT
Shelbyville, IN, USA
Prehistoric and Historic Artifact Auction
Sale Highlights of this auction include: Townsend's Polished Flint Mace (The Payne Paddle), Roy Hathcock's Corngod Bottle, a rare Vernon Paul Human Effigy pictured in Hathcock, large Flint Masterpieces (once owned by Townend, Waggoner, Curtiss and Tom Davis), Fine Sonora Clovis (Rogers COA), Dr. Bunch's Jasper Panel Bannerstone (Knoblock), Townsend Birdstones and much more, Notable consignors to this auction: We are very pleased to offer another fine selection from the personal collection of Gilbert Cooper. Many of you know Gilbert and Debbie as the publishers of the PAQ (Prehistoric Antiquities). Gilbert has collected artifacts for over 30 years and has decided it is time for him to thin down the collection. His collection includes many fine pieces once owned by Townsend, Dr. Meuser, Hathcock, Pipes, Stroud and others. Many of these artifacts have been documented in artifact publications. This sale also includes a fine selection of Axes (and Flint) from an old Chicago estate. And, last but not least, several dozen relics from Tom Davis' collection are included in this offering. HIs Vernon Paul style Human Effigy Bottle is one of the sale highlights along with a number of his large flint blades. Lots of great relics in this sale!