Auction Reports

Early American

Auction Info

Auction Name
A Revolutionary Numismatic Auction
Auction Date
08/21/2021 - 08/21/2021
Sale Number
#82121
Total Lots
335
Sold Lots
277
Lots Sold
82.69%
Unsold Lots
58
Total Sales (USD)
337,593.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
294,520.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
384,830.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
402,320.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
531,790.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
63.48%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
111

(1789) George Washington Inaugural Button, Eagle and Star Albert WI-12C Gem Mint

1789) USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 USD 11,875.00
295

c. 1780-1790 Flintlock Blunderbuss by R. KING + Flint Pistol by WHEELER, LONDON

c.1780- USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 10,000.00
300

c. 1790-1810 Cased Pair of English Flintlock Pistols by CLARK + RODGERS, LONDON

c.1790-1810 USD 7,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 10,000.00
158

1861 Provisional Confederate President JEFFERSON DAVIS Autograph Letter Signed

1861 USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 USD 10,000.00
293

1742-Dated, 1st Model Long Land Pattern British Military Brown Bess Musket VF

1742-Dated, USD 6,500.00 - 7,500.00 USD 7,500.00
291

Rare French Military Model 1733 Heavy Dragoon Flintlock Holster Pistol Fine

1733 USD 6,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 6,875.00
294

c. 1750s Brace of Period British Military Style Flintlock Pistols by RICHARDS

c.1750s USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 6,250.00
289

c 1690-1730 Rare Early German Military Flintlock Musket for the Dukes of Bavaria

C USD 4,500.00 - 6,500.00 USD 5,312.50
257

c. 1890 Large Unique Homemade / Handmade Star Pattern 44-Star American Flag

c.1890 USD 2,800.00 - 3,200.00 USD 5,000.00
208

GEORGE WASHINGTON Lansdowne Portrait Oil on Canvas Painting after Gilbert Stuart

USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 5,000.00
32

ZACHARY TAYLOR July 6, 1829 Autograph Letter Signed Recommends a Sutler

1829 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 4,375.00
298

1770s Revolutionary War Period, Nice Dutch Military Infantry Flintlock Musket

1770s USD 3,500.00 - 4,500.00 USD 4,375.00
159

GEORGIA Embossed State Arms Identified Confederate Civil War Use Leather Wallet

USD 3,500.00 - 5,500.00 USD 4,375.00
1

Apollo 11 Crew Neil Armstrong, Mike Collins + Buzz Aldrin Signed Photograph

USD 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 USD 4,062.50
63

1780 Invoice, 137 Bundles of CONTINENTAL DOLLARS in The Loan Office by Congress

1780 USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,062.50
85

c 1770 Colonial-Rev War Era Naval Ships Hand-carved British Lion design Cathead

c.1770 USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,062.50
301

c. 1790-1820 Iron Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss by John PARKINSON, LONDON England

c.1790-1820 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,750.00
209

c. 1860s Civil War Era Miniature Painting of President Abraham Lincoln, Framed

c.1860s USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 3,750.00
19

1961 JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY Inscribed + Autographed Copy of WHY ENGLAND SLEPT

1961 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,500.00
42

October 13, 1773 Colonial Newspaper with Report on Prelude to Boston Tea Party

1773 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 3,500.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hawking & Hunting.- Turberville (George). <i>The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking,</i> second edition, Printed by Thomas Purfoot, 1611. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> George Steevens' copy.- Coryate (Thomas). <i>Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia...,</i> first edition, complete copy, Printed by W. S[tansby], 1611. £4,000 to £6,00
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Butler (Charles). <i>The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees,</i> second edition, Printed by John Haviland for Roger Jackson, 1623. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Brathwait (Richard). <i>The English Gentlewoman, drawne out to the full Body: expressing, What Habilliments doe best attire her…,</i> Printed by B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, for Michaell Sparke, 1631. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Glapthorne (Henry). <i>The Ladies Priviledge,</i> first edition, Imprinted...by J. Okes, for Francis Constable, 1640. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Witchcraft.- F. (H.) <i>A true and exact Relation Of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches, arraigned and executed in the County of Essex,</i> first edition, 1645. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hobbes (Thomas). <i>De Corpore Politico. Or the Elements of Law, Moral & Politick,</i> first edition, 1650. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Early steam engine.- Worcester (Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquis). <i>A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions…,</i> first edition, 1663. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Cookery.- M[ontagu] (W[alter]). <i>The Queens Closet Opened. Incomparable secrets in physick, chirurgery, preserving and candying, &c,</i> 3 parts in 1 vol., 1674. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Speed (John). <i>An Epitome of Mr. John Speed's Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain,</i> 2 parts in 1, 90 engraved maps, Printed for Tho. Basset, and Ric. Chiswel, 1676. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Le Boe (Franciscus). <i>Of Childrens Diseases... also a Treatise of the Rickets,</i> first edition, Printed for George Downs, 1682. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Economics.- Locke (John). <i>Several Papers Relating to Money, Interest and Trade,</i> first collected edition, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1696. £2,000 to £3,000.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
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