On April 27, Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers will be holding our 152nd sale, featuring selections from the libraries of Doug Robins,
Philip J. Carrigan and John P. Donoghue, with additional offerings from the libraries of Reed Hawn, Del Bland and Q. David Bowers. The 441-lot sale is devoted
to North American numismatics, and will be of particular interest to collectors of Canadian coins, medals, tokens and paper money. It should be noted, however,
that a number of important American catalogues offering ancient and foreign coins are also included.
Kolbe & Fanning's next numismatic literature sale will close April 27, 2019. The firm provided these highlights. Great material here! -Editor
Some highlights of the sale include:
Lot 48: Del Bland's archive of large cent collection inventories and correspondence
Lots 235 and 115
Lot 235: a complete set of hardcover George F. Kolbe numismatic literature catalogues
Lot 115: a well-preserved copy of Henry Chapman's catalogue of the George M. Parsons sale, with photographic plates, part of a consignment from legendary
collector Reed Hawn featuring nearly every large-format plated Chapman catalogue
Lot 206: the first edition of Laban Heath's American Bond Detector
Lots 164 and 326
Lot 164: Allison W. Jackman's plated copy of Tom Elder's 1908 Gschwend catalogue
Lot 326: the second-day variant of the first W.W.C. Wilson sale, with seven original photographic plate
Lots 172 and 33
Lot 172: an exceptional plated copy of Felt's 1839 Historical Account of Massachusetts Currency
Lot 33: the first seven Annual Reports of the Association of Banks for the Suppression of Counterfeiting
Lots 252 and 310
Lot 252: Lawrence Lande's limited edition works on John Law and his monetary system
Lot 310: a unique archive of material relating to the foundation of the Numismatic Literary Guild, including early volumes of the NLG Newsletter
The printed catalogue of Sale 152 was mailed to active customers. 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 Friday, April 26,
the day before the sale, in order for them to be processed. Advance absentee bids may also be placed at any time 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.
Register early to bid online
Bids may be placed via post, email, fax or phone, as well as online. 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. To register for the
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 new Kolbe & Fanning app through the
Apple or Google Play Store.
To read the earlier E-Sylum article, see:
KOLBE & FANNING SALE 152 ANNOUNCED (https://www.coinbooks.org/v22/esylum_v22n13a03.html)
Wayne Homren, Editor
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