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Kedem Auctions Ltd.: Online Auction: Judaica: Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters and Objects

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Auction Name Online Auction: Judaica: Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters and Objects Total Sales (USD) 135,258.00
Auction Date 11/05/2019 - 11/05/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Sale Number #020 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Total Lots 500
Sold Lots 360 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
% of Lots Sold 72.00% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
Unsold Lots 140 Total Sales as a % of High Est. Inf%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
460

Silver Crown for Small Torah Scroll

18th Century Not Available USD 4,000.00
437

Collection of Library Catalogs and Books on the History of Hebrew Printing

Not Available USD 3,250.00
420

Collection of Books on Bibliography and the History of Hebrew Printing

Not Available USD 2,250.00
438

Collection of Booklists and Catalogs

Not Available USD 2,125.00
462

Carved Torah Finials

Late 19th or Early 20th Century Not Available USD 2,125.00
452

Miniature Tefillin

18th-19th Century Not Available USD 1,875.00
440

Collection of Catalogs, Bibliography Books and Reference Books on Early Hebrew Manuscipts and Printed Books

Not Available USD 1,750.00
103

Siddur Moadei Hashem and Keri'ei Moed

1843-1844 Not Available USD 1,375.00
131

Large Collection of Books

19th and 20th Centuries Not Available USD 1,375.00
206

Collection of Kabbalah and Other Books

Not Available USD 1,250.00
256

Manuscript, Yiddish Cookbook

19th Century Not Available USD 1,250.00
305

Siddur of Festival Prayers

1726 Not Available USD 1,188.00
58

Babylonian Talmud

1697-1699 Not Available USD 1,125.00
11 Rabbi Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld

Letter of Recommendation from Rabbi Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld

1910 Not Available USD 1,063.00
444

Collection of Books, Booklets and Catalogs on Jewish Art and Judaica Items / Bibliography Books and Reference Books Regarding Hebrew Printing

Not Available USD 1,063.00
119

Collection of Books, Moses Montefiore

Not Available USD 1,000.00
302

Aggadta DePischa

19th and 20th Centuries Not Available USD 1,000.00
129

Collection of Books

Not Available USD 938.00
233

Or HaGanuz

Not Available USD 938.00
441

Collection of Catalogs, Bibliography Books and Reference Literature on Early Hebrew Printing

Not Available USD 938.00
85

Large and Assorted Collection of Haggadot

Not Available USD 875.00
301

Two Manuscripts, Year-Round Siddur, and a Compilation of Prayers and Hashbaot - Yemen

Not Available USD 875.00
332

Moreh Nevuchim, Isaac Satanow's Edition

1791-1795 Not Available USD 875.00
383

Collection of Documents, Torah Letters and Photographs

WWII Not Available USD 875.00
448

Parchment Esther Scroll

18th-19th Century Not Available USD 875.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Francis Scott Key, <i>Star Spangled Banner,</i> first printing, c. 1814-16. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> William Sydney Porter, a.k.a. “O. Henry,” archive of drawings made to illustrate a lost mining memoir, c. 1883-84. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> [Bay Psalm Book], printed for Hezekiah Usher of Boston, Cambridge, c. 1648-65. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Noticia estraordinario,</i> probable first announcement in Mexico City of the fall of the Alamo, 1836. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Patrick Gass, first edition of earliest first-hand account of the Lewis and Clarke expedition, Pittsburgh, 1807. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Diploma from the Princeton Class of 1783, commencement attended by Washington & Continental Congress. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Sprague Light Cavalry!</i> color-printed broadside, NY, 1863. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>The Lincoln & Johnson Union Campaign Songster,</i> Philadelphia, 1864. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Lucy Parsons, labor organizer, albumen cabinet card, New York, 1886. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Daniel L.F. Swift, journal as third mate on a Pacific Whaling voyage, 1848-1850. $3,000 to $4,0000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Two photos of Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon, silver prints, 1901. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
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