Maria Fanning sent some more highlights from the April 22, 2017 numismatic literature sale from Kolbe & Fanning. Thanks! -Editor
ADDITIONAL HIGHLIGHTS FROM KOLBE & FANNING’S APRIL 22 BOOK AUCTION
Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are holding their Sale 145 on Saturday, April 22, 2017, with the live online auction beginning at 12:00 noon Eastern Time. The 443-lot sale features
selections from the libraries of Tom Cederlind, Italo Vecchi and other consignors, and includes interesting and important material on ancient, foreign and U.S. numismatics.
Some highlights of the sale include:
Lot 122: a bound volume of publications by Edward T. Newell, many of them quite scarce
Lot 124: a complete set of Numismatic Fine Arts catalogues, many of them hardbound
Lot 146: the Ponton d’Amécourt Roman & Byzantine sale, with fine plates
Lot 189: a complete set of the American Numismatic Society Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum series
Lot 204: the rare and visually stunning Otto Bally work on Baden
Lot 242: a rare presentation volume by Ralph Heaton & Sons of the Birmingham Mint with fine autotype plates of coins
Lot 246: a very rare complete set of the Archiv für Bracteatenkunde
Lot 305: a rare 1839 publication on numismatics by John Allan, unlisted by Attinelli
Lot 328: a plated example of S.H. Chapman’s large-format catalogue of the Charles Gregory collection
Lot 372: Chauncy Lee’s 1797 American Accomptant, featuring the earliest known illustration of a U.S. coin and the first known appearance in print of a dollar sign.
Beginning with this auction, Kolbe & Fanning is using Auction Mobility as our third-party online bidding platform. Auction Mobility is an app-based platform allowing users the ability to
participate in the sale through phones, tablets and computers (though bids placed via post, email, fax or phone will continue to be accepted). To register for the sale, bidders must go to
bid.numislit.com and sign up. Those wishing to participate on their devices can download the new Kolbe & Fanning app through the Apple or Google Play Store.
The printed catalogue of Sale 145 has been mailed to active customers. A PDF of the printed catalogue has been posted to the firm’s website at numislit.com for those who prefer that format. Bids
may be placed via post, email, fax or phone prior to the sale. Advance absentee bids may also be placed through the online catalogue at bid.numislit.com; live internet bidding will be available
during the sale itself through the same platform.
Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers LLC is a licensed and bonded auction firm in the State of Ohio. For more information, please see the Kolbe & Fanning website at numislit.com or email David
Fanning at email@example.com. To register for the sale, go to bid.numislit.com. We look forward to your participation.
Wayne Homren, Editor
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