Here are some more highlights from Kolbe & Fanning's next numismatic literature sale, which will close July 13, 2019. -Editor
Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are holding our 153rd sale on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Including a fine selection of books on ancient,
world and U.S. numismatics, with especially important offerings from the library of Philip J. Carrigan, the 500-lot sale features particularly
notable runs of American auction catalogues, along with core references on ancient and world coins, many of them in fine bindings. The sale may be
viewed at bid.numislit.com.
Some highlights include:
Lots 4 and 19
Lot 4: a rare 17th-century "Coin Book" that includes a section on ancient Roman and Jewish coins
lot 19: a finely bound original copy of Agnes Baldwin Brett's classic catalogue of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts collection of Greek coins, with
the plates separately housed in a full morocco clamshell box
Lots 23 and 105
Lot 23: a complete set of Calciati's important Corpus Nummorum Siculorum, a key reference on the bronze coinage of ancient Sicily
Lot 105: Ridolfino Venuti's important De Dea Libertate (1762), tracing the iconography of Liberty in ancient coinage, and produced with the
help of English radical Thomas Hollis in furtherance of the development of revolutionary thought in Britain, France and America
Lots 166 and 252
Lot 166: a clean, bright, and attractively bound copy of Adolfo Herrera's monumental work on proclamation medals, Medallas de Proclamaciones y
Juras de los Reyes de España
Lot 252: an extraordinary run of over 150 issues of Bicknell's early bank note reporters, 1840–1843, bound in one massive volume
Lots 295 and 356
Lot 295: the rare plated version of the Chapman Brothers' Charles Morris sale of 1905
Lot 356: an exceptional copy of the small format Eckfeldt & Du Bois New Varieties of Gold and Silver Coins with the actual gold samples
Lots 412 and 478
Lot 412: the rare 1726 edition of Massachusetts laws, including many concerning coins and paper money, from the library of Eric P. Newman
Lot 478: Phil Carrigan's complete set of Stack's catalogue, including approximately 650 different catalogues issued between 1935 and 2011.
There are a variety of ways to participate in the sale. 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 sale, just 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 153 has been 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 July 12, 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. To register for the
sale, go to bid.numislit.com. We look forward to your participation.
To read the earlier E-Sylum article, see:
Kolbe & Fanning SALE 153 ANNOUNCED
Wayne Homren, Editor
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