Doyle delights with Aug 27 coins, stamps & sports memorabilia sale

1957-58 Topps Bill Russell rookie card, est. $7,000-$10,000

1957-58 Topps Bill Russell rookie card, est. $7,000-$10,000

NEW YORK – Doyle will hold an auction of Coins, Stamps, Medals & Sports Memorabilia on August 27 at 10 am Eastern time. The sale contains strong selections of coins, postage stamps, medals, picture postcards, and sports memorabilia. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

Coins & Medals

1796 United States small eagle reverse silver dollar, est. $1,500-$2,000

1796 United States small eagle reverse silver dollar, est. $1,500-$2,000

The coins offer a variety of United States silver dollars including two early silver dollars dated 1796 and 1800, along with several lots of Morgan dollars. Gold items are represented by United States and foreign early and modern issues. Also included are some groups of US and foreign medals.

Postage Stamps

United States 1860 90 Cent blue stamp, est. $200-$300

United States 1860 90 Cent blue stamp, est. $200-$300

The stamp section is highlighted by several single items such as an Austria Dollfuss, US Columbians, and an 1860 90 cent, along with some solid collection groups replete with high values and certified items, including an interesting offering of picture post cards.

Sports Memorabilia

Uncut strip of 10 baseball cards dating to 1921, est. $2,000-$3,000

Uncut strip of 10 baseball cards dating to 1921, est. $2,000-$3,000

The Sports Collectibles field commences with a newfound treasure: an old filing ledger full of more than 700 old tobacco cards, including approximately 54 early baseball cards, highlighted by a T206 Ty Cobb Mecca Double Folder. From a separate collection we are pleased to offer a rare, uncut strip of 10 baseball cards dating to 1921 and listed as W551, showcasing early Hall of Famers including Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb, as well as a 1957-58 Bill Russell rookie card, and also several other single sports cards.

 

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