Here are some additional highlights of the upcoming Kolbe & Fanning numismatic literature sale. -Editor
MORE HIGHLIGHTS FROM KOLBE & FANNING’S JANUARY 26 SALE
The January 26 numismatic book auction being held by Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers is coming up soon. With items in over a dozen different languages on ancient,
foreign and U.S. numismatics, the 500-lot sale has something for everybody.
A few notable lots include:
Lots 81, 97 and 99
Lot 81: Sidney Grose’s classic three-volume catalogue of the McClean / Fitzwilliam Greek cabinet
Lot 97: Jacob Hirsch’s massive 1908 catalogue of the Consul Weber Greek coins
Lot 99: Hirsch’s 1909 offering of the Weber Roman coins
Lot 172: Piranesi’s magnificent 1750 Opere Varie, bringing together 48 extraordinary engraved prints depicting the artist’s fantastical vision of the remnants of antiquity
Lots 256 and 279
Lot 256: a lovely copy of Duby’s rare 1786 work on obsidional coins Lot 279: a complete original set of Count Hutten-Czapski’s very rare and important work on Polish coins and
Lots 382 and 401
Lot 382: a price and named plated copy of S.H. Chapman’s 1913 sale of the John Lyman collection
Lot 401: a sumptuously bound copy of Ed Frossard’s rare plated 1892 catalogue of the A.H. Saltmarsh collection.
Bidders may participate in the sale online or through more traditional means. Bids may be placed via post, email, fax or phone, as well as online. Kolbe & Fanning use
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. To register for the online sale, bidders must go to bid.numislit.com and sign up. Once you have set up an account, you may browse lots, place advance bids,
or participate in the live sale online. Those wishing to participate on their devices can download the Kolbe & Fanning app through the Apple or Google Play Store.
The printed catalogue of Sale 151 has been mailed to active customers (foreign customers may wish to consult the online catalogue in case of delay). A PDF of the printed
catalogue has been posted to our main website at numislit.com for those who prefer that format. Bids placed via post, email, fax or phone must be received by January 25, the day
before the sale, in order for them to be processed. Advance absentee bids may also be placed online 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. To register for the sale, go to bid.numislit.com. We look forward to your participation.
Wayne Homren, Editor
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