• <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Currier & Ives, <i>The Mississippi in Time of Peace,</i> hand-colored lithograph, 1865. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Hartmann Schedel, <i>Liber Cronicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, 1493. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Claudius Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographicae Enarrationis Libri Octo,</i> Lyons, 1535. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Thomas Jefferys, <i>The American Atlas,</i> London, 1776-77. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> John Speed, <i>A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World,</i> 20 miniature maps, London, 1665. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> <i>Biblia Das ist: Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther Verteutscht,</i> illustrated cartographic Bible, Basel, 1665. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Early Hawaiian-language school geography, Lahainaluna Seminary, 1840. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Cornelis de Jode, <i>Africae Vera Forma, et Situs,</i> Antwerp, 1593. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Maria Vincenzo Coronelli, <i>America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte Sin All Anno,</i> Venice, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Christoph Volkamer, <i>Nürnbergische Hesperides,</i> Nuremberg, 1708-1714. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Bayer, <i>Uranometria, Omnium Asterismorum Continens Schemata...,</i> 51 celestial charts, c. 1603. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Manuscript map of Commodore Perry’s Black Ship squadron at Edo Bay, with manuscript sketchbook, ink & watercolor, Japan, c. 1853. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> [EINSTEIN, ALBERT]; JOHN GRAUDENZ [PHOTOGRAPHER]. Photographic portrait of Albert Einstein by John Graudenz, taken circa 1928. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> ENIGMA M4. A fully operational four-rotor ("M4") Kriegsmarine Enigma Cipher Machine. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Germany, Heimsoeth und Rinke, 1942. $300,000 to $500,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD P. <i>“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman”. Adventures of a Curious Character.</i> New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1985. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> An intact egg of the Aepyornis Maximus, or Elephant Bird. Pre-17th century, Madagascar. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> Palm frond with fish. Green River Formation, Wyoming, United States. <i>Sabalites sp.,</i> and <i>Diplomystus dentatus</i> Cenozoic, Eocene (53-33 million years ago). $60,000 to $70,000.

Heritage Auctions: U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 11/5, 141946, Dallas

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/12/2019 - 11/12/2019
Page Size: 665 items in 27 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
82001

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Land Grant Northampton County 400 Acres Sept. 11, 1784.

1784USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 186.00
82002

Continental Currency May 9, 1776 $3 Very Good-Fine.

1776USD 64.00 - 96.00USD 104.00
82003

Delaware January 1, 1776 20s PMG Choice About Unc 58.

1776USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 186.00
82004

Uncut Pair Maryland 17(33) 1s Remainders Choice New.

17(33)USD 180.00 - 270.00USD 186.00
82005

Maryland April 10, 1774 $1/3 PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45.

1774USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 180.00
82006

Maryland April 10, 1774 $4 Very Fine.

1774USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 99.00
82007

Maryland August 14, 1776 $2 PCGS Very Fine 30PPQ.

1776USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 132.00
82008

Cape Elizabeth, (Maine/MA) Tax Assessment £432 Mar. 10, 1777 Very Fine.

1777USD 180.00 - 270.00USD 192.00
82009

Massachusetts Bay Bounty Note January 11, 1777 10 Pounds Anderson MA-5 Extremely Fine.

1777USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 180.00
82010

Massachusetts Bay State Treasury Certificate December 1, 1777 Anderson MA-10 Very Fine.

1777USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 360.00
82011

New Jersey June 22, 1756 3s PMG Choice Uncirculated 63.

1756USD 280.00 - 420.00USD 300.00
82012

New Jersey March 25, 1776 12s PMG About Uncirculated 50 Net.

1776USD 220.00 - 330.00USD 120.00
82013

New York January 6, 1776 (Water Works) 4s PMG About Uncirculated 55.

1776USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 180.00
82014

North Carolina December, 1771 2s6d (House)-£1-10s Uncut Sheet of Three PCGS Gem New 65PPQ.

1771USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 480.00
82015

North Carolina December, 1771 £1 PCGS Gem New 66PPQ.

1771USD 320.00 - 480.00USD 300.00
82016

North Carolina April 2, 1776 $10 Cupid PCGS Very Fine 25.

1776USD 320.00 - 480.00USD 240.00
82017

Pennsylvania October 1, 1773 18d Very Fine.

1773USD 56.00 - 84.00USD 67.00
82018

Pennsylvania October 25, 1775 2s PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

1775USD 280.00 - 420.00USD 312.00
82019

Pennsylvania April 10, 1777 4d PCGS Very Choice New 64.

1777USD 160.00 - 240.00USD 217.20
82020

Pennsylvania April 10, 1777 3s PMG Extremely Fine 40.

1777USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 114.00
82021

Pennsylvania March 16, 1785 2s 6d PCGS Extremely Fine 40.

1785USD 320.00 - 480.00USD 384.00
82022

Cohen Reprint Rhode Island March 18, 1750 1 Ounce, 5 Pennyweight Very Fine.

1750USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 156.00
82023

Virginia March 1, 1781 $250 printed on thick laid paper PCGS Extremely Fine 40.

1781USD 160.00 - 240.00USD 324.00
82024

HB-76 EP-105 Reed-BK10 10¢ Burnett's Cocoaine Kalliston Extremely Fine.

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 720.00
82025

Fr. 1242 10¢ First Issue Block of Four Notes Extremely Fine-About New.

USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 126.00
  • <b>Bonhams:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Measure for Measure</i> (extracted from the First Folio). London, 1623. Sold for $52,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $47,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams: </b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. Sold for $43,825.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $1,912.50.
    <b><center>Bonhams<br>Consignments invited (2020)</b>
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. Sold for $150,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. Sold for $15,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. Sold for $175,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. Sold for $131,325.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> BOOLE, GEORGE. <i>An Investigation of the Laws of Thought.</i> London, 1854. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> SHANNON, CLAUDE and WARREN WEAVER. <i>The Mathematical Theory of Communication.</i> Urbana, 1949. Sold for $27,575.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> [EINSTEIN, ALBERT]; JOHN GRAUDENZ [PHOTOGRAPHER]. Photographic portrait of Albert Einstein by John Graudenz, taken circa 1928. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> ENIGMA M4. A fully operational four-rotor ("M4") Kriegsmarine Enigma Cipher Machine. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Germany, Heimsoeth und Rinke, 1942. $300,000 to $500,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD P. <i>“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman”. Adventures of a Curious Character.</i> New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1985. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> An intact egg of the Aepyornis Maximus, or Elephant Bird. Pre-17th century, Madagascar. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> Palm frond with fish. Green River Formation, Wyoming, United States. <i>Sabalites sp.,</i> and <i>Diplomystus dentatus</i> Cenozoic, Eocene (53-33 million years ago). $60,000 to $70,000.
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