• <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Rare 1778 Engraved map of Colonial Philadelphia after George Heap (1714-1752) and Nicholas Scull (1687-1761). $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Author signed and inscribed <i>THE FOUNTAINHEAD,</i> stated First Edition, by Ayn Rand, published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, New York, 1943. $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) hand-colored aquatint engraving, "Yellow-billed Magpie, Stellers Jay, Ultramarine Jay and Clark's Crow," Plate Number CCCLXII. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) autograph letter, signed, as President, to Nathan Reid detailing Jackson’s intervention on behalf of Reid's grandson. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Edward Steichen (Luxembourg/American, 1879-1973) portfolio of photographs, "The Early Years 1900-1927, 12 Hand-Gravure Prints" #41/1000, printed in 1981. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, TLS, one-page typed letter on The White House, Washington, D.C., stationary to John Marshall Butler. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two Pre-Civil War slave related letters, including one written by Mariah, a female domestic slave of James Vincent Musgrove (1814-1890) to her daughter. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two author signed and inscribed Ayn Rand related books, including one Rand signed <i>WE THE LIVING,</i> London 1940 edition. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MEMPHIS (ETATS-UNIS) 40,000 HABITANTS pen and ink with watercolor hand drawn drainage system map, circa 1870. $700 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Scarce Mezzotint portrait of Thomas Pownall, Colonial Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1757-1760) and South Carolina (1760). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> VIEW OF NORFOLK FROM COSPORT, VIRGINIA, John Hill, engraver, after John Shaw (U.K., 1776-1832). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> THE BURNING OF THE MERCHANT'S EXCHANGE, NEW YORK CITY -THE GREAT FIRE OF DECEMBER, 1835. Scarce color lithograph, a 1909 reissue of the original 1836 print. $500 to $700.
  • <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
    <center><b>Il Ponte Casa d'Aste<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>26 January 2021</b>
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.

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Auction Info

Auction Name
World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 11/17
Auction Date
11/24/2020 - 11/24/2020
Sale Number
#282047
Total Lots
162
Sold Lots
162
Lots Sold
100.00%
Unsold Lots
0
Total Sales (USD)
40,993.60
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
27,460.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
41,190.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
27,460.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
41,190.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
99.52%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
89118

Malaysia Bank Negara 500 Ringgit ND (1989) Pick 33 KNB38a PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

ND(1989) USD 640.00 - 960.00 USD 1,170.00
89060

European Union Central Bank, Austria 500 Euro 2002 Pick 14n PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

2002 USD 720.00 - 1,080.00 USD 960.00
89138

Portuguese India Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Nova Goa 1 Rupia 1.1.1924 (ND 1929) Pick 23A Jhunjhunwalla-Razack 12.21.1 PMG Very Fine 25.

1924(ND1929) USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 900.00
89124

Low Numbered Mexico Banco Minero Chihuahuense 50 Centavos 1880 Pick S173a M146a PMG Very Fine 30 EPQ.

1880 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 810.00
89016

Canada Collection of 7 Examples Fine-Very Fine.

USD 140.00 - 210.00 USD 660.00
89132

Pakistan State Bank of Pakistan 10 Rupees ND (1970) Pick R6 Haj Pilgrim Issue 92 Examples Crisp Uncirculated.

ND(1970) USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 660.00
89079

India Government of India 1 Rupee 1935 Pick 14b Jhun3.2.1A PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1935 USD 560.00 - 840.00 USD 630.00
89123

Mexico Banco Minero Chihuahuense 25 Centavos 1880 Pick S172a M145a PMG About Uncirculated 55.

1880 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 630.00
89028

Canada Bridgetown, Barbados- Royal Bank of Canada $5 (£1.0.10) 2.1.1920 Pick Barbados S171 Ch.# 630-30-02FP; 630-30-02BP Front and Back Proofs PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ; Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1920 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 576.00
89077

Guatemala Banco Colombiano 1 Peso 1900 Pick S121b PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.

1900 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 576.00
89128

Netherlands Netherlands Bank 10 Gulden 4.3.1949 Pick 83 PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1949 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 552.00
89146

Senegal Gouvernment General de l'Afrique Occidentale Francaise 0.50 Franc 11.2.1917 Pick 1b PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1917 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 552.00
89066

Fiji Central Monetary Authority 20 Dollars ND (1980) Pick 80a PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND(1980) USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 504.00
89107

Katanga Banque Nationale du Katanga 1000 Francs ND (1960) Pick 10s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1960) USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 492.00
89006

Bahamas Bahamas Government 5 Dollars 1965 Pick 20a PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1965 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 480.00
89152

Sweden Sveriges Riksbank 500 Kronor 1985 Pick 58a PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1985 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 444.00
89025

Canada Bank of Canada $2 1954 Pick 67b BC-30b "Devil's Face" PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1954 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 432.00
89044

Denmark National Bank 1000 Kroner 2004 Pick 64a PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

2004 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 432.00
89072

Gibraltar Government of Gibraltar 10 Shillings 3.10.1958 Pick 17 PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ S.

1958 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 432.00
89089

Iran Bank Markazi 5000 Rials ND (1971-72) Pick 95a PMG Extremely Fine 40.

ND(1971-72) USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 432.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
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