Auction Reports

Hake's Auctions

Auction Info

Auction Name
George Washington-signed promissory note for purchase of slaves/ Comics, Pokemon, sports cards, etc. - bidstart 6/16
Auction Date
06/29/2021 - 06/30/2021
Sale Number
#62921
Total Lots
781
Sold Lots
749
Lots Sold
95.90%
Unsold Lots
32
Total Sales (USD)
1,381,169.63
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
834,600.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
1,637,900.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
861,300.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
1,692,700.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
81.60%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1977

1999 POKÉMON SHADOWLESS HOLOGRAPHIC UNCUT PROOF SHEET WITH 99 CARDS, INCLUDING 7 CHARIZARD CARDS.

USD 100,000.00 - 200,000.00 USD 234,171.00
1332

GOBBLEDYGOOK #1 1984 CGC 9.0 VF/NM SIGNED & SKETCHED BY KEVIN EASTMAN & PETER LAIRD (FIRST FUGITOID).

1984 USD 20,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 71,390.00
1 GEORGE WASHINGTON

GEORGE WASHINGTON SIGNED SLAVE SALE PROMISSORY NOTE FOR HIS PERSONAL VALET WILLIAM 'BILLY' LEE.

Not Available USD 64,900.00
1978

1999 POKÉMON BASE SET 1ST EDITION SET OF 102 CGC-GRADED CARDS.

1999 USD 50,000.00 - 75,000.00 USD 41,057.19
739

1937 HOMESTEAD GRAYS TEAM OVERSIZE PHOTO WITH HOF'ERS JOSH GIBSON, BUCK LEONARD AND RAYMOND BROWN.

1937 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 35,046.00
1336

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #1 1984 CGC 9.2 NM- (FIRST TMNT, SPLINTER & SHREDDER) FIRST PRINTING.

1984 USD 20,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 32,450.00
738

1937 CIUDAD TRUJILLO BASEBALL TEAM PHOTO WITH HOF'ERS SATCHEL PAIGE, JOSH GIBSON AND COOL PAPA BELL.

1937 USD 20,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 29,500.00
737

1932 HARRISON STUDIOS PITTSBURGH CRAWFORDS TEAM PHOTO WITH HOF'ERS SATCHEL PAIGE, JOSH GIBSON AND OSCAR CHARLESTON.

1932 USD 20,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 28,513.17
1300

X-MEN #1 SEPTEMBER 1963 CGC 5.0 VG/FINE (FIRST X-MEN, PROFESSOR X & MAGNETO).

1963 USD 20,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 22,773.41
736

1926 ST. LOUIS STARS REAL PHOTO POSTCARD WITH HOF'ERS COOL PAPA BELL, WILLIE WELLS AND MULE SUTTLES (SGC AUTHENTIC).

1926 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 21,240.00
1156

FANTASTIC FOUR #1 NOVEMBER 1961 CGC 3.5 VG- (FIRST FANTASTIC FOUR).

1961 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 20,940.11
733

1915 CHICAGO AMERICAN GIANTS REAL PHOTO POSTCARD WITH HOF'ERS RUBE FOSTER, POP LLOYD AND PETE HILL (SGC 50 VG/EX 4).

1915 USD 20,000.00 - 35,000.00 USD 19,729.60
980

CRIME DOES NOT PAY #24 NOVEMBER 1942 CGC 6.0 FINE.

1942 USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 18,918.35
1326

GIANT SIZE X-MEN #1 SUMMER 1975 CGC 9.2 NM- (FIRST STORM, NIGHTCRAWLER, COLOSSUS & THUNDERBIRD).

1975 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 17,594.39
734

1918 CHICAGO AMERICAN GIANTS TEAM CABINET PHOTO WITH HOF'ERS RUBE FOSTER AND PETE HILL.

1918 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 15,576.00
1188

FANTASTIC FOUR #48 MARCH 1966 CGC 8.5 VF+ (FIRST SILVER SURFER & GALACTUS).

1966 USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 14,945.88
1055

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #1 MARCH 1963 CGC 3.5 VG- (FIRST J. JONAH JAMESON & THE CHAMELEON).

1963 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 14,278.00
732

1914 NEW YORK LINCOLN GIANTS TEAM CABINET PHOTO WITH HOF'ERS JOE WILLIAMS AND LOUIS SANTOP.

1914 USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 12,980.00
1161

FANTASTIC FOUR #5 JULY 1962 CGC 4.0 VG (FIRST DR. DOOM).

1962 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 11,779.35
1210

INCREDIBLE HULK #181 NOVEMBER 1974 CGC 8.5 VF+ (FIRST WOLVERINE).

1974 USD 10,000.00 - 20,000.00 USD 11,210.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Maitres Affiches by MUCHA - Papier a cigarettes Job. 202. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> De Bry - Map of the West Indies (including Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Bahamas, Parts of Central & South America, Sea Monsters, Ships). $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gould - Short-billed Toucan (Ramphastos Brevicarinatus). $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Redoute, Folio - Pale Iris - Iris flavescens. 375. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gillray - Light Expelling Darkness or The Sun of the Constitution. $200 to $500.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gerard - Wild Hemp or Weed, Cannabis. 708. $150 to $450.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Shaw & Nodder - Head of The Dodo. 165. $100 to $300.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
Ask Questions