Rancho Santa Fe, CA, United States
Auction Details


The October 11th Auction, consists of 1,537 lots of Autographs, Coins, Currency, Civil War material, Prints, Maps, and other Authentic, Historic Americana. AUTOGRAPHS: Highlights of the Autograph section include a copy of the Declaration of Independence printed by Peter Force on rice paper (Est. $20,000-$30,000). CIVIL WAR ARCHIVE: A virtually complete set of George Catlin's "NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN PORTFOLIO" (Est. $15,000-$30,000). CIVIL WAR: A July 2/4, 1863 Edition of the Vicksburg "The Daily Citizen" printed on Wallpaper (Est. $3,500-$4,500). LINCOLN-RELATED: Billed as the “Holy Grail” of Lincoln Campaign Badges, an 1860 Lincoln Ambrotype by George Clark, Jr. & Co. of Boston, MA is estimated at $8,000-$10,000. BLACK HISTORY: A bound series of British Anti-Slavery pamphlets from 1749-1798, including a detailed 18th-century engraving of slave ship layout (Est. $4,000-$6,000). PAINTINGS: A rare mourning miniature on ivory of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette is estimated at $4,000-$6,000. PRINTS: 3 Rembrandt prints will be offered, including his “Jesus als Knabe unter den Schriftgelehrten” (Est. $4,000-$5,000). TEXTILES: The highlight of this short section is a rare 1790 Washington-Franklin "Apotheosis" textile (Est. $3,250-$3,750). COLONIAL COINAGE: A large planchet 1652 Massachusetts "Pine Tree” Shilling (Noe 1), PCGS graded About Uncirculated-55 (Est. $9,000-$12,000). INDIAN PEACE MEDALS: A bronze example of the extremely rare 1881 Chester Arthur Indian Peace Medal is expected to bring between $4,000 and $6,000. UNITED STATES COINAGE: A Gem Proof 1866 Seated Liberty Dollar (SEGS graded Proof-65, toned) (Est. $4,250-$4,750). WESTERN AMERICANA: A beautifully carved “TEXICANS UNITE” Horn (circa 1874) is estimated at $3,500-$5,500. MAPS: A 1595 Double-Hemisphere Map of the World (“ORBIS TERRAE COMPENDIOSA DESRIPTIO,” by Rumold Mercator) (Est. $5,500-$7,500).
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