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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 15



    rency in Gothic type and vignette at lower left Ornate vertical trefoil style key a Masonic ref erence in hashed circle The lowest denomination note on this rare Act date on North Carolina Notes from this se ries are rarely seen The note price listings in Newman were placed there inadvertently note similarity to the Halifax listings and was noted in the cataloguing of the Pine Tree elizabeth morton Sale in October 1975 The Morton sale featured the most comprehensive selection of North Carolina Colonial notes catalogued up to that time 112 lots That auction held amidst the frenzy for Bicentennial related numismatica such as Colonial coins and paper currency had four denominations on this session date However the Ford Boyd collection has seven denomi nations of the authorized nine d


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 15



    rency in Gothic type and vignette at lower left Ornate vertical trefoil style key a Masonic ref erence in hashed circle The lowest denomination note on this rare Act date on North Carolina Notes from this se ries are rarely seen The note price listings in Newman were placed there inadvertently note similarity to the Halifax listings and was noted in the cataloguing of the Pine Tree elizabeth morton Sale in October 1975 The Morton sale featured the most comprehensive selection of North Carolina Colonial notes catalogued up to that time 112 lots That auction held amidst the frenzy for Bicentennial related numismatica such as Colonial coins and paper currency had four denominations on this session date However the Ford Boyd collection has seven denomi nations of the authorized nine d


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 15



    rency in Gothic type and vignette at lower left Ornate vertical trefoil style key a Masonic ref erence in hashed circle The lowest denomination note on this rare Act date on North Carolina Notes from this se ries are rarely seen The note price listings in Newman were placed there inadvertently note similarity to the Halifax listings and was noted in the cataloguing of the Pine Tree elizabeth morton Sale in October 1975 The Morton sale featured the most comprehensive selection of North Carolina Colonial notes catalogued up to that time 112 lots That auction held amidst the frenzy for Bicentennial related numismatica such as Colonial coins and paper currency had four denominations on this session date However the Ford Boyd collection has seven denomi nations of the authorized nine d


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    The Colonial Newsletter, no. 94

    7/1/1993

    lcuts not just the R 7 and R 8 s but also most of the varieties Somewhat reliable com ments about the CC for different varieties can be foimd scattered through the sale catalogues of firms like Stack s 1991 to date Rosa Americana 1989 to date and Bowers and Merena 1987 to 1991 Older guesses at the CC for various combina tions like those found In Pine Tree s sal 1975 and 1976 E C elizabeth morton 1975 and John Carter Brown Library I 1976 represented Walter Breen s best estimates and In some cases remain ac curate The Taylor Collection sale of 1987 marked a retvim to attempting CC s for Connectlcuts after a hiatus of some time My own Connecticut CC is based only on coins I ve actually seen as opposed to coins graded on the basis of photographs or printed descriptions fri catalogues


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    Karl Moulton, December 2003

    12/1/2003

    s Medals etc 04 30 74 Promised Land c 2 O A 06 20 83 Delaware II c 2 12 05 74 International 74 c 2 O A 12 16 83 Delaware Valley c 2 02 15 75 EAC Bolt c 4 05 19 84 Hatie c 2 02 21 75 Washington D C c 2 O A 05 31 84 Hatie II c 2 06 25 75 Breen II Gold c 3 O A 12 26 84 37 c 2 10 18 75 elizabeth morton c 2 0 A 05 1 8 85 New Jersey 1 c 2 11 20 75 Hirt Bolt c 2 0 A 06 10 85 New Jersey II c 2 02 27 76 EAC Washington c 3 0 5 01 08 86 39 c 2 03 07 76 Cohen c 2 0 3 06 14 86 Emmons 1 c 2 85


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    The Colonial Newsletter, no. 94

    7/1/1993

    lcuts not just the R 7 and R 8 s but also most of the varieties Somewhat reliable com ments about the CC for different varieties can be foimd scattered through the sale catalogues of firms like Stack s 1991 to date Rosa Americana 1989 to date and Bowers and Merena 1987 to 1991 Older guesses at the CC for various combina tions like those found In Pine Tree s sal 1975 and 1976 E C elizabeth morton 1975 and John Carter Brown Library I 1976 represented Walter Breen s best estimates and In some cases remain ac curate The Taylor Collection sale of 1987 marked a retvim to attempting CC s for Connectlcuts after a hiatus of some time My own Connecticut CC is based only on coins I ve actually seen as opposed to coins graded on the basis of photographs or printed descriptions fri catalogues


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    Karl Moulton, December 2003

    12/1/2003

    s Medals etc 04 30 74 Promised Land c 2 O A 06 20 83 Delaware II c 2 12 05 74 International 74 c 2 O A 12 16 83 Delaware Valley c 2 02 15 75 EAC Bolt c 4 05 19 84 Hatie c 2 02 21 75 Washington D C c 2 O A 05 31 84 Hatie II c 2 06 25 75 Breen II Gold c 3 O A 12 26 84 37 c 2 10 18 75 elizabeth morton c 2 0 A 05 1 8 85 New Jersey 1 c 2 11 20 75 Hirt Bolt c 2 0 A 06 10 85 New Jersey II c 2 02 27 76 EAC Washington c 3 0 5 01 08 86 39 c 2 03 07 76 Cohen c 2 0 3 06 14 86 Emmons 1 c 2 85


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    Sixty-Sixth Mail Bid Sale



    Niewoehner 691 lots 99pp ills cc 8 vo PRL M A191 Sep 14 1981 66 Kruthoffer Indian Head Half Eagles Eagles 65 lots 33pp ills cc 8vo PRL M A1 92 PARKE BERNET NY Sep 24 1 9 6 9 F A Canf ield and New Jersey Historical Societv 556 lots 42pp 9pls cc 12mo nice colonials and espec Vermont PRL M A193 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Oct 18 197 5 14 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency NM A194 May 20 1 97 6 l 9 John Carter Brown Part I 902 lots 57pp ills cc 8vo NM A1 95 RARCOA Mar 4 1967 5 U S Coins 437 lots 32pp ills cc 12mo NM A196 Aug 4 1978 24 Nathan M Kaufman 974 lots 140pp pis ills cc 8vo Excellent U S Gold PRL M A197 SAN DIEGO SHOW Inc


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    Ninth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    lls cc 8vo M 2 00 A402 Aug 13 1982 Auction 110 1258 lots ISOpp pis ills cc 8vo NM 2 00 A403 PINE TREE AUCTIOH CO Feb 2 1 1975 Suburban Washington D C 1079 lots 134 pages 14 plates card covers 8vo PRL M 8 00 A404 Jun 25 1975 Breen 2 Gold Coin 824 lots 82pp 16pls ills est PRL M 10 00 A405 Oct 18 19 7 5 elizabeth morton Colonial Coins and Currency 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo The PRL is stapled inside front cover NM 12 00 A406 May 20 1976 J C Brown 902 lots 57pp ills cc 8vo PRL M 6 00 A407 PONTERIO t WYATT Jun 22 1982 Sale 7 1406 lots 97pp ills cc 8vo M 4 00 A408 fc ASSOC Sep 24 1985 Sale 21 1187 lots 92pp 22pls cc 8vo NM


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    Thirty-Second Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    listed in Gengerke another copy of the above Estimate sheet FPN PACIFIC COAST AUCTION GALLERIES Jun 4 1987 Lonq Beach 2818 lots 164pp 21pls cc 8vo PARAMOUNT Mar 25 1966 3 Penn Ohio 1080 lots 56pp ills cc 1 2mo PINE TREE AUCTION CO Jun 25 1975 12 Breen 2 Gold Coin Sale 824 lots 82pp 1 6pls ills cc 8 VO Estimates Oct 18 1975 4 elizabeth morton 68 7 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency 7 PRL NM 4 00 PRL NM 5 00 PRL VF 6 00 PRL NM 5 00 PRL VF 6 00 B NM 15 00 H NM 10 00 VF 40 00 PRL NM 8 00 PRL VF 12 00 PRL NM 8 00 PRL NM 40 00 PRL NM 35 00 NM 30 00 PRL NM 9 00 PRL NM 8 00 VF 5 00 VF 20 00 PRL NM 10 00 NM 6 00 VF 8 00 PRL VF 10 00 PRL F 3 00 VF 4 00 PRL N


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    Forty-Ninth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    rdbound in red cloth gilt 8vo TLM A112 PARAMOUNT Feb 14 1 97 5 4 0 Davies Niewoehner 691 lots 9 9pp ills hardbound in red cloth gilt 8vo TLM A113 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Seo 1 8 1974 6 G E N A 74 Sale 2229 lots 168pp pis cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen et Notable for the 1792 Silver Center Cent A114 Oct 18 1975 4 elizabeth morton 68 7 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency A115 RARCOA Apr 2 6 1963 J F Bell Collection of U S Gold Coins etc 1570 lots 17 6pp ills hardbound in brown cloth gilt 12mo TLM Hard to find A116 Apr 28 1 972 1 6 The Harrv X Boosel 1873 Collection 1194 lots 133pp ills hardbound in red cloth gilt 12mo TI


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    Fifty-Ninth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    B Cover F PRL VF A92 Sep 26 1953 41 Hillver Rvder 949 lots 52pp pis cc 12mo A Important Large Cents Cover F PRL VF A93 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Apr 28 1 97 5 1 1 A1 tman Haf fner Sale 1791 lots 18 9pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others Important Colonial Currency NM A94 Oct 18 1975 14 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency VF A95 SOTHEBY S Jun 20 2000 Treasures from the S S Central America 250 lots 206pp pis ills est cc 8vo Revised estimate sheets Beautifully photographed M A96 Dec 14 2000 Coins Medals and Banknotes 335 lots 72pp ills cc 8vo More from the S S Central America M A97 SPINK AMER


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    The John L. Roper, 2nd Collection of Colonial & Early American Coins



    ous lot although the de sign is not as well brought up as the copper example There are a few other uniface impressions of both the obverse and reverse in existence so it is not surprising that a piece like this would surface 1 he coin probably never circulated but it did serve as a pocket piece and has picked up some nicks and scratches from contact with other coins Very Fine or better Ex elizabeth morton Sale 1975 lot 462 38


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    Early American Coin Session, in cooperation with The Colonial Coin Collectors Club



    een identified The Boyd Ford collection lacked this variety The recently sold SLT collection included the Oeschner coin earlier ex Hall and Brand The Norweb coin turned up again in our 2009 Americana sale This one has been off the market for 37 years It was plated by Breen in his Encyclopedia on page 68 PCGS 331 From the John Jack Royse Collection Earlier from Pine Tree s sale of the elizabeth morton Collection October 1 975 lot 493 Lot tag included Page 1 6 Stack s Bowers Galleries


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    The March 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Currency



    Clapham and Eddis Thinner paper series Back imprint A nne C atherine and E rederick Green The highest denomination from the series and sometimes seen in high grades Einishes oof nicely a nearly complete set of these 1774 notes from this collection The handling seen from the back and two small spots of signature ink from sheet stacking on the back Last sold 38 years ago Ex Pine Tree elizabeth morton Sale October 1975 108 Est 400 600 1368 MD 86 Maryland December 7 1775 2 PCGS Choice About New 58 PPQ No 15711 Signed by Green and Harwood Back imprint E Green Rectangular note format differing from the prior three series with indents at the left end An incredible type note and one of the finest known Superior to all the Eord XV Sale examples from this series the best was Choi


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    The March 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Currency



    169 Pennsylvania October 1 1773 20 Shillings PCGS Choice About New 55 PPQ No 26302 Three signatures Common note but not appreciated fully this sharp looking The printing is deep black and orange face tint border contrasts beautifully Rather undervalued in the grand scheme of American currency notes A choice properly graded PCGS encapsulated note and worth a premium bid Ex Pine Tree elizabeth morton Collection Sale October 18 1975 352 Est 300 400 1419 PA 173 Pennsylvania March 25 1775 14 Shillings PCGS New 62 No 706 Plate B Three signatures Lighthouse second issue Well margined and centered excellent face to back registration However uniformly toned a light tan Still quite attractive Ex Roland Hill March 1987 Est 400 500 1420 PA 174 Pennsylvania March 25 1775 16


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    The March 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Currency



    and John Read An immaculate and stunning note Worthy of the finest collection Perfect in all regards Wide to boardwalk margins on the face the face to back registration as it should be Superior printing on both sides with exceptional orange color The signatures and serial are bold clear and finely defined A great pedigree and off the market for nearly 40 years Ex Pine Tree October 1975 elizabeth morton Collection Sale 57 Est 2500 3500 Forty five Dollars S Prinffd hy HALL and f SELLERS 1779 I Bid online at www stacksbowers com Page 129


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    The May Sale: United States Coins and Paper Money, Including the Extremely Rare 1854 'S' Quarter Eagle



    te lines are still present from the printing process On eye appeal much supe rior to both Ford Collection notes Part III lot 784 and Sale VIII lot 1557 Very few fully intact notes exist and this note was estimated at 500 and up in the 1975 Morton Sale by Pine Tree A great motif and hand some note Ex Bridgeton Collection Sale Bowers Ruddy Galleries Decem ber 1 3 1980 lot 12 elizabeth morton Collection Pine Tree Auction Galleries October 18 1975 lot 234 CHOICE MARCH 9 1754 FORTY SHILLINGS CHURCH Lot No 900 900 North Carolina March 9 1754 Act Forty Shillings No 2434 Four signatures Christ Church at Newbern Printed on laid paper Choice Very Fine to Extremely Fine A superior note from a series well known for rough examples The paper quality is exceptional for the seri


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    United States Coins, Medals and Paper Money



    Eric Newman made a case for the British manufacture and American circulation of the 1781 and 1785 dated contemporary struck counterfeit Halfpence in the ANS Museum Notes 33 where you will also find his die study of these coins The attribution provided above is probably correct al though it is hard to say for sure given the rough dark brown and lightly scratched surfaces of this coin Ex The elizabeth morton Collection of Colonial Coins and Currency Pine Tree Auction Company October 1975 lot 592 MISCELLANEOUS COLONIAL AND EARLY AMERICAN ISSUES Lot No 198 198 1766 Pitt Halfpenny Copper Breen 251 Betts 519 86 0 gns Very Fine or better in terms of wear Some light pitting is noted in the fields where much original silvering appears also to survive Devices are well detailed legends are comp


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    Ancient and Modern Coins of the World and the United States, Paper Money, Medals and Decorations

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    over TL break from upper exergual line to rim above B Ex Frederick B Taylor sale Bowers and Merena march 27 1987 lot 2592 there optimistically graded Very Fine 20i 2496 1787 M 33 37 Z 9 DBL R 4 119 3 gns Tfechnically Very Fine sharpness of Fine Overall light golden brown Both surfaces very granular and rough Small flaw in upper left reverse field Die states as Tay lor 2596 Ex elizabeth morton sale Pine Tree Auction Company October 18 1975 lot 5161 S 2497 1787 M 33 40 Z l DBL High R 6 177 8 gns Very Good Fine Light reddish brown Both surfaces rough and gi anular in places Reverse flawed on shield and head Traces of verdigi is on both sides Obverse scratched Remarkably heavy planchet Solidly collecta ble condition for this variety nicer than Taylor 2605 Norweb 2573 a


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    The Colonial Newsletter, no. 94

    7/1/1993

    lcuts not just the R 7 and R 8 s but also most of the varieties Somewhat reliable com ments about the CC for different varieties can be foimd scattered through the sale catalogues of firms like Stack s 1991 to date Rosa Americana 1989 to date and Bowers and Merena 1987 to 1991 Older guesses at the CC for various combina tions like those found In Pine Tree s sal 1975 and 1976 E C elizabeth morton 1975 and John Carter Brown Library I 1976 represented Walter Breen s best estimates and In some cases remain ac curate The Taylor Collection sale of 1987 marked a retvim to attempting CC s for Connectlcuts after a hiatus of some time My own Connecticut CC is based only on coins I ve actually seen as opposed to coins graded on the basis of photographs or printed descriptions fri catalogues


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    Sixty-Sixth Mail Bid Sale



    Niewoehner 691 lots 99pp ills cc 8 vo PRL M A191 Sep 14 1981 66 Kruthoffer Indian Head Half Eagles Eagles 65 lots 33pp ills cc 8vo PRL M A1 92 PARKE BERNET NY Sep 24 1 9 6 9 F A Canf ield and New Jersey Historical Societv 556 lots 42pp 9pls cc 12mo nice colonials and espec Vermont PRL M A193 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Oct 18 197 5 14 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency NM A194 May 20 1 97 6 l 9 John Carter Brown Part I 902 lots 57pp ills cc 8vo NM A1 95 RARCOA Mar 4 1967 5 U S Coins 437 lots 32pp ills cc 12mo NM A196 Aug 4 1978 24 Nathan M Kaufman 974 lots 140pp pis ills cc 8vo Excellent U S Gold PRL M A197 SAN DIEGO SHOW Inc


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    Seventy-Fourth Mail Bid Sale



    8vo PRL NM A57 Feb 21 1975 10 Suburban Washington D C 1079 lots 134pp 14pls cc 8vo PRL M A58 Apr 28 1 975 l 1 Altman Ha f f ner Sale 1791 lots 189pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others PRL M A59 Jun 25 1975 12 Breen 2 Gold Coin Sale 824 lots 82pp 16pls ills cc 8vo PRL M A60 Oct 18 1 97 5 l 4 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency PRL M A61 Nov 20 1975 15 David L Hirt 1845 lots 104pp pis ills cc 8 vo PRL M A62 Mar 7 1 97 6 l 7 Abraham Cohen Israel Judaic Coinage 352 lots 21pp ills cc 8vo PRL M A63 May 5 1 97 6 l 8 Raphael Ellenboqen 75 6 lots 68pp ills cc 8vo Mostly Judaic material


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    Seventy-Sixth Mail Bid Sale



    0 NEW NETHERLANDS Jun 13 1967 59 U S Coins featuring Colonials Half Cents and Select Large Cents 1370 lots 136 pp ills cc 12mo John Adams rates this sale A A41 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Apr 28 1 975 1 1 Altman Haf f ner Sale 1791 lots 189pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others PRL A42 Oct 18 1 975 1 4 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency A4 3 SOTHEBY S STACK S Oct 29 2001 The Dallas Bank Collection 605 lots 294pp pis ills cc 8vo A44 Jul 30 2002 The 1933 Double Eaqle one lot 56pp pis ills cc 8vo A wonderful history of the coin and the era Beautiful A45 STACK S Nov 11 1 954 138 The Anderson DuPont Catalogue


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    Ninth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    lls cc 8vo M 2 00 A402 Aug 13 1982 Auction 110 1258 lots ISOpp pis ills cc 8vo NM 2 00 A403 PINE TREE AUCTIOH CO Feb 2 1 1975 Suburban Washington D C 1079 lots 134 pages 14 plates card covers 8vo PRL M 8 00 A404 Jun 25 1975 Breen 2 Gold Coin 824 lots 82pp 16pls ills est PRL M 10 00 A405 Oct 18 19 7 5 elizabeth morton Colonial Coins and Currency 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo The PRL is stapled inside front cover NM 12 00 A406 May 20 1976 J C Brown 902 lots 57pp ills cc 8vo PRL M 6 00 A407 PONTERIO t WYATT Jun 22 1982 Sale 7 1406 lots 97pp ills cc 8vo M 4 00 A408 fc ASSOC Sep 24 1985 Sale 21 1187 lots 92pp 22pls cc 8vo NM


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    Thirty-Second Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    listed in Gengerke another copy of the above Estimate sheet FPN PACIFIC COAST AUCTION GALLERIES Jun 4 1987 Lonq Beach 2818 lots 164pp 21pls cc 8vo PARAMOUNT Mar 25 1966 3 Penn Ohio 1080 lots 56pp ills cc 1 2mo PINE TREE AUCTION CO Jun 25 1975 12 Breen 2 Gold Coin Sale 824 lots 82pp 1 6pls ills cc 8 VO Estimates Oct 18 1975 4 elizabeth morton 68 7 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency 7 PRL NM 4 00 PRL NM 5 00 PRL VF 6 00 PRL NM 5 00 PRL VF 6 00 B NM 15 00 H NM 10 00 VF 40 00 PRL NM 8 00 PRL VF 12 00 PRL NM 8 00 PRL NM 40 00 PRL NM 35 00 NM 30 00 PRL NM 9 00 PRL NM 8 00 VF 5 00 VF 20 00 PRL NM 10 00 NM 6 00 VF 8 00 PRL VF 10 00 PRL F 3 00 VF 4 00 PRL N


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    Thirty-Fifth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    Feb 21 19 75 10 Sub Wash D C 1079 lots 134pp 14pls cc 8vo PRL NM 7 00 Apr 28 1975 ll Altman Haf f ner Sale 1791 lots 189pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others M 8 00 Jun 25 1975 12 Breen 2 Gold Coin Sale 824 lots 82pp 16pls ills cc 8vo Estimate sheet PRL NM 6 00 Oct 18 1975 4 elizabeth morton 6 8 7 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo This catalog is especially noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency M 10 00 Nov 20 1975 15 David L Hirt 1845 lots 104pp pis cc 8vo PRL NM 6 00 Feb 27 and Mar 5 1976 16 Washinqton DC and EAC Convention Sales 2821 lots 140pp pis ills cc 8vo Part 2 was catalogued by Walter Breen Important for New Jers


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    Forty-Ninth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    rdbound in red cloth gilt 8vo TLM A112 PARAMOUNT Feb 14 1 97 5 4 0 Davies Niewoehner 691 lots 9 9pp ills hardbound in red cloth gilt 8vo TLM A113 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Seo 1 8 1974 6 G E N A 74 Sale 2229 lots 168pp pis cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen et Notable for the 1792 Silver Center Cent A114 Oct 18 1975 4 elizabeth morton 68 7 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency A115 RARCOA Apr 2 6 1963 J F Bell Collection of U S Gold Coins etc 1570 lots 17 6pp ills hardbound in brown cloth gilt 12mo TLM Hard to find A116 Apr 28 1 972 1 6 The Harrv X Boosel 1873 Collection 1194 lots 133pp ills hardbound in red cloth gilt 12mo TI


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    Fifty-Ninth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    B Cover F PRL VF A92 Sep 26 1953 41 Hillver Rvder 949 lots 52pp pis cc 12mo A Important Large Cents Cover F PRL VF A93 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Apr 28 1 97 5 1 1 A1 tman Haf fner Sale 1791 lots 18 9pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others Important Colonial Currency NM A94 Oct 18 1975 14 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency VF A95 SOTHEBY S Jun 20 2000 Treasures from the S S Central America 250 lots 206pp pis ills est cc 8vo Revised estimate sheets Beautifully photographed M A96 Dec 14 2000 Coins Medals and Banknotes 335 lots 72pp ills cc 8vo More from the S S Central America M A97 SPINK AMER


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    The John L. Roper, 2nd Collection of Colonial & Early American Coins



    ous lot although the de sign is not as well brought up as the copper example There are a few other uniface impressions of both the obverse and reverse in existence so it is not surprising that a piece like this would surface 1 he coin probably never circulated but it did serve as a pocket piece and has picked up some nicks and scratches from contact with other coins Very Fine or better Ex elizabeth morton Sale 1975 lot 462 38


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    The March Sale: Important Consignments of United States Gold, Silver and Copper Coins



    rick Taylor s collection Included below are 138 different varieties These include several Condition Census or nearly so coins There are 46 Rarity 6 pieces seven Rarity 7 s and two High Rarity 7 s 1786 M 5 9 L and 1787 M 37 6 B Many are pedigreed to some of the most notable collections of Connecticuts including Norweb Kessler Spangenberger Taylor 1975 EAC John Carter Brown Library and elizabeth morton In addition George bought many pieces from Robert Vlack s second collection the first was sold intact to Ned Barnsley Additional selections from George Perkin s Collection of Connecticut Coppers will be featured in Coin Galleries April Sale later this year A note on Condition Census statements about state coppers There is no published CC data for state coppers as there is for Half Cents


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    The March Sale: Important Consignments of United States Gold, Silver and Copper Coins



    Old scratches on both sides Obverse design details strong reverse s weaker but still legible Reverse slightly off center to upper right as seen on both Taylor coins The rarity rating for this variety might need revision upwards we have records of only nine specimens Perhaps High Rarity 6 would satisfy Die states as Taylor 2542 the reverse break through Liberty s face very strong here Ex elizabeth morton Collection Sale Pine Tree October 18 1975 lot 508 2176 1787 M 33 17 r l DBL Strong Very Fine some details of Extremely Fine sharpness Rarity 3 148 2 grains Even orange brown Obverse fields smooth hard semi glossy reverse surface lightly granular Minor flaws on effigy reverse rim flaws over N and at 12 15 Slightly off center on both sides obverse details at top and bases of da


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    Early American Coin Session, in cooperation with The Colonial Coin Collectors Club



    een identified The Boyd Ford collection lacked this variety The recently sold SLT collection included the Oeschner coin earlier ex Hall and Brand The Norweb coin turned up again in our 2009 Americana sale This one has been off the market for 37 years It was plated by Breen in his Encyclopedia on page 68 PCGS 331 From the John Jack Royse Collection Earlier from Pine Tree s sale of the elizabeth morton Collection October 1 975 lot 493 Lot tag included Page 1 6 Stack s Bowers Galleries


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    Karl Moulton, August 2001, List #3

    8/1/2001

    10 18 75 elizabeth morton C 2 O 4 11 20 75 Hlrt Bolt C 2 0 4 02 27 76 EAC Washlngton C 3 0 5 03 07 76 Cohen C 2 O 3 05 05 76 Ellenbogen C 2 0 4 05 20 76 Brown University 1 2 in 1 C 2 0 5 05 22 76 Brown Unlv II 2 in 1 C 2 0 5 10 01 76 G E N A C 2 0 4 01 08 77 F U N C 2 0 4 01 06 78 F U N C 2 0 4 01 05 79 F U N C 2 PONTERIO A A


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    Karl Moulton, December 2003

    12/1/2003

    s Medals etc 04 30 74 Promised Land c 2 O A 06 20 83 Delaware II c 2 12 05 74 International 74 c 2 O A 12 16 83 Delaware Valley c 2 02 15 75 EAC Bolt c 4 05 19 84 Hatie c 2 02 21 75 Washington D C c 2 O A 05 31 84 Hatie II c 2 06 25 75 Breen II Gold c 3 O A 12 26 84 37 c 2 10 18 75 elizabeth morton c 2 0 A 05 1 8 85 New Jersey 1 c 2 11 20 75 Hirt Bolt c 2 0 A 06 10 85 New Jersey II c 2 02 27 76 EAC Washington c 3 0 5 01 08 86 39 c 2 03 07 76 Cohen c 2 0 3 06 14 86 Emmons 1 c 2 85


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    The March 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Currency



    Clapham and Eddis Thinner paper series Back imprint A nne C atherine and E rederick Green The highest denomination from the series and sometimes seen in high grades Einishes oof nicely a nearly complete set of these 1774 notes from this collection The handling seen from the back and two small spots of signature ink from sheet stacking on the back Last sold 38 years ago Ex Pine Tree elizabeth morton Sale October 1975 108 Est 400 600 1368 MD 86 Maryland December 7 1775 2 PCGS Choice About New 58 PPQ No 15711 Signed by Green and Harwood Back imprint E Green Rectangular note format differing from the prior three series with indents at the left end An incredible type note and one of the finest known Superior to all the Eord XV Sale examples from this series the best was Choi


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    The March 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Currency



    169 Pennsylvania October 1 1773 20 Shillings PCGS Choice About New 55 PPQ No 26302 Three signatures Common note but not appreciated fully this sharp looking The printing is deep black and orange face tint border contrasts beautifully Rather undervalued in the grand scheme of American currency notes A choice properly graded PCGS encapsulated note and worth a premium bid Ex Pine Tree elizabeth morton Collection Sale October 18 1975 352 Est 300 400 1419 PA 173 Pennsylvania March 25 1775 14 Shillings PCGS New 62 No 706 Plate B Three signatures Lighthouse second issue Well margined and centered excellent face to back registration However uniformly toned a light tan Still quite attractive Ex Roland Hill March 1987 Est 400 500 1420 PA 174 Pennsylvania March 25 1775 16


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    The March 2014 Baltimore Auction, U.S. Currency



    and John Read An immaculate and stunning note Worthy of the finest collection Perfect in all regards Wide to boardwalk margins on the face the face to back registration as it should be Superior printing on both sides with exceptional orange color The signatures and serial are bold clear and finely defined A great pedigree and off the market for nearly 40 years Ex Pine Tree October 1975 elizabeth morton Collection Sale 57 Est 2500 3500 Forty five Dollars S Prinffd hy HALL and f SELLERS 1779 I Bid online at www stacksbowers com Page 129


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    The May Sale: United States Coins and Paper Money, Including the Extremely Rare 1854 'S' Quarter Eagle



    te lines are still present from the printing process On eye appeal much supe rior to both Ford Collection notes Part III lot 784 and Sale VIII lot 1557 Very few fully intact notes exist and this note was estimated at 500 and up in the 1975 Morton Sale by Pine Tree A great motif and hand some note Ex Bridgeton Collection Sale Bowers Ruddy Galleries Decem ber 1 3 1980 lot 12 elizabeth morton Collection Pine Tree Auction Galleries October 18 1975 lot 234 CHOICE MARCH 9 1754 FORTY SHILLINGS CHURCH Lot No 900 900 North Carolina March 9 1754 Act Forty Shillings No 2434 Four signatures Christ Church at Newbern Printed on laid paper Choice Very Fine to Extremely Fine A superior note from a series well known for rough examples The paper quality is exceptional for the seri


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    United States Coins, Medals and Paper Money



    Eric Newman made a case for the British manufacture and American circulation of the 1781 and 1785 dated contemporary struck counterfeit Halfpence in the ANS Museum Notes 33 where you will also find his die study of these coins The attribution provided above is probably correct al though it is hard to say for sure given the rough dark brown and lightly scratched surfaces of this coin Ex The elizabeth morton Collection of Colonial Coins and Currency Pine Tree Auction Company October 1975 lot 592 MISCELLANEOUS COLONIAL AND EARLY AMERICAN ISSUES Lot No 198 198 1766 Pitt Halfpenny Copper Breen 251 Betts 519 86 0 gns Very Fine or better in terms of wear Some light pitting is noted in the fields where much original silvering appears also to survive Devices are well detailed legends are comp


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    Ancient and Modern Coins of the World and the United States, Paper Money, Medals and Decorations

    Numismatics; Auction catalogs

    over TL break from upper exergual line to rim above B Ex Frederick B Taylor sale Bowers and Merena march 27 1987 lot 2592 there optimistically graded Very Fine 20i 2496 1787 M 33 37 Z 9 DBL R 4 119 3 gns Tfechnically Very Fine sharpness of Fine Overall light golden brown Both surfaces very granular and rough Small flaw in upper left reverse field Die states as Tay lor 2596 Ex elizabeth morton sale Pine Tree Auction Company October 18 1975 lot 5161 S 2497 1787 M 33 40 Z l DBL High R 6 177 8 gns Very Good Fine Light reddish brown Both surfaces rough and gi anular in places Reverse flawed on shield and head Traces of verdigi is on both sides Obverse scratched Remarkably heavy planchet Solidly collecta ble condition for this variety nicer than Taylor 2605 Norweb 2573 a


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    The Colonial Newsletter, no. 94

    7/1/1993

    lcuts not just the R 7 and R 8 s but also most of the varieties Somewhat reliable com ments about the CC for different varieties can be foimd scattered through the sale catalogues of firms like Stack s 1991 to date Rosa Americana 1989 to date and Bowers and Merena 1987 to 1991 Older guesses at the CC for various combina tions like those found In Pine Tree s sal 1975 and 1976 E C elizabeth morton 1975 and John Carter Brown Library I 1976 represented Walter Breen s best estimates and In some cases remain ac curate The Taylor Collection sale of 1987 marked a retvim to attempting CC s for Connectlcuts after a hiatus of some time My own Connecticut CC is based only on coins I ve actually seen as opposed to coins graded on the basis of photographs or printed descriptions fri catalogues


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    Sixty-Sixth Mail Bid Sale



    Niewoehner 691 lots 99pp ills cc 8 vo PRL M A191 Sep 14 1981 66 Kruthoffer Indian Head Half Eagles Eagles 65 lots 33pp ills cc 8vo PRL M A1 92 PARKE BERNET NY Sep 24 1 9 6 9 F A Canf ield and New Jersey Historical Societv 556 lots 42pp 9pls cc 12mo nice colonials and espec Vermont PRL M A193 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Oct 18 197 5 14 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency NM A194 May 20 1 97 6 l 9 John Carter Brown Part I 902 lots 57pp ills cc 8vo NM A1 95 RARCOA Mar 4 1967 5 U S Coins 437 lots 32pp ills cc 12mo NM A196 Aug 4 1978 24 Nathan M Kaufman 974 lots 140pp pis ills cc 8vo Excellent U S Gold PRL M A197 SAN DIEGO SHOW Inc


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    Seventy-Fourth Mail Bid Sale



    8vo PRL NM A57 Feb 21 1975 10 Suburban Washington D C 1079 lots 134pp 14pls cc 8vo PRL M A58 Apr 28 1 975 l 1 Altman Ha f f ner Sale 1791 lots 189pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others PRL M A59 Jun 25 1975 12 Breen 2 Gold Coin Sale 824 lots 82pp 16pls ills cc 8vo PRL M A60 Oct 18 1 97 5 l 4 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency PRL M A61 Nov 20 1975 15 David L Hirt 1845 lots 104pp pis ills cc 8 vo PRL M A62 Mar 7 1 97 6 l 7 Abraham Cohen Israel Judaic Coinage 352 lots 21pp ills cc 8vo PRL M A63 May 5 1 97 6 l 8 Raphael Ellenboqen 75 6 lots 68pp ills cc 8vo Mostly Judaic material


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    Seventy-Sixth Mail Bid Sale



    0 NEW NETHERLANDS Jun 13 1967 59 U S Coins featuring Colonials Half Cents and Select Large Cents 1370 lots 136 pp ills cc 12mo John Adams rates this sale A A41 PINE TREE AUCTION CO INC Apr 28 1 975 1 1 Altman Haf f ner Sale 1791 lots 189pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others PRL A42 Oct 18 1 975 1 4 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency A4 3 SOTHEBY S STACK S Oct 29 2001 The Dallas Bank Collection 605 lots 294pp pis ills cc 8vo A44 Jul 30 2002 The 1933 Double Eaqle one lot 56pp pis ills cc 8vo A wonderful history of the coin and the era Beautiful A45 STACK S Nov 11 1 954 138 The Anderson DuPont Catalogue


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    One Hundred Third Mail Bid Sale



    RL M A45 Feb 1 5 1 975 9 Early American Coppers Convention featuring the Connecticut Collection 1079 lots 134pp pls cc 8vo XPRL M A46 F eb 2 1 1 975 10 Sub Wash D C 1079 lots 134pp 14pls cc 8vo NM A47 Apr 28 1975 1 l Altman Haffner Sale 1791 lots 189pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others M A48 Oct 18 1 975 14 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency M A49 Nov 20 1 975 1 5 David L Hirt 1 845 lots 1 04pp pls ills cc 8vo M A50 STACK S Dec 1 0 1 960 l 76 Fairbanks 698 lots 48pp ills cc 8vo B One of the 1804 Dollars was sold in this sale M A51 Oct 23 1970 244 Mass Historical Society a Maryland Collector 1025 lots 1 16pp pls ills cc


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    John J. Ford, Jr. Collection of Coins, Medals and Currency, Part 17



    rd design with Virginia trampling tyranny at upper left with motto SIC SEMPER TYRANNUS below Cast border cuts on three sides A partial proofing with incomplete cast border cuts These were struck privately from seized and partially broken plates at Richmond during the Civil War Rare and the first we have catalogued for sale The only example for which we have a pedigree was in Pine Tree s 1975 elizabeth morton Sale Lot 440 ex Merkin Nov 1965 per Breen That brought 75 00 on the usually hyper estimates placed in Pine Tree Sales at the time This later plate proof is a superior animal of the type Penned in a contemporary 19th Century hand at the left end wide margin is the following notation The plate of this note was found in the Treasury Department at Richmond after the evacuation by the re


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    Ninth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    lls cc 8vo M 2 00 A402 Aug 13 1982 Auction 110 1258 lots ISOpp pis ills cc 8vo NM 2 00 A403 PINE TREE AUCTIOH CO Feb 2 1 1975 Suburban Washington D C 1079 lots 134 pages 14 plates card covers 8vo PRL M 8 00 A404 Jun 25 1975 Breen 2 Gold Coin 824 lots 82pp 16pls ills est PRL M 10 00 A405 Oct 18 19 7 5 elizabeth morton Colonial Coins and Currency 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo The PRL is stapled inside front cover NM 12 00 A406 May 20 1976 J C Brown 902 lots 57pp ills cc 8vo PRL M 6 00 A407 PONTERIO t WYATT Jun 22 1982 Sale 7 1406 lots 97pp ills cc 8vo M 4 00 A408 fc ASSOC Sep 24 1985 Sale 21 1187 lots 92pp 22pls cc 8vo NM


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    Twelfth Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    1974 G E N A 74 Sale 2229 lots 1 68pp pis cc 8vo Feb 21 1975 Sub Wash D C 1079 lots 134pp 14pls cc 8vo PRL Apr 28 1975 Altman Haf f ner Sale 1791 lots 189pp many plates cc 8vo Catalogued by Walter Breen and Sylvia Haffner with others Jun 25 1975 Breen 2 Gold Coin Sale 824 lots 82pp 16pls ills PRL Oct 18 1975 elizabeth morton 687 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo This catalog is especially noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency Nov 20 1975 David L Hirt 1845 lots 104pp pis ills cc 8vo PRL May 5 1976 Raphael Ellenbogen 756 lots 68pp ills cc 8vo This sa is mostly Judaic material and was catalogued by Sylvia Haffner PRL May 20 1976 and May 22 1976 Two catalogs John C


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    Thirty-Second Mail Bid Sale of Numismatic Literature



    listed in Gengerke another copy of the above Estimate sheet FPN PACIFIC COAST AUCTION GALLERIES Jun 4 1987 Lonq Beach 2818 lots 164pp 21pls cc 8vo PARAMOUNT Mar 25 1966 3 Penn Ohio 1080 lots 56pp ills cc 1 2mo PINE TREE AUCTION CO Jun 25 1975 12 Breen 2 Gold Coin Sale 824 lots 82pp 1 6pls ills cc 8 VO Estimates Oct 18 1975 4 elizabeth morton 68 7 lots 96pp 25pls cc 8vo Noteworthy for Colonial coins and currency 7 PRL NM 4 00 PRL NM 5 00 PRL VF 6 00 PRL NM 5 00 PRL VF 6 00 B NM 15 00 H NM 10 00 VF 40 00 PRL NM 8 00 PRL VF 12 00 PRL NM 8 00 PRL NM 40 00 PRL NM 35 00 NM 30 00 PRL NM 9 00 PRL NM 8 00 VF 5 00 VF 20 00 PRL NM 10 00 NM 6 00 VF 8 00 PRL VF 10 00 PRL F 3 00 VF 4 00 PRL N


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