CATALOGUE OF THE EXTENSIVE AND VALUABLE CABINET OF COINS AND MEDALS, THE PROPERTY OF HENRY BOGERT, ESQ. Augustus B. Sage.

CATALOGUE OF THE EXTENSIVE AND VALUABLE CABINET OF COINS AND MEDALS, THE PROPERTY OF HENRY BOGERT, ESQ.

New York: Bangs, Feb. 28–Mar. 5, 1859. 8vo, removed from previous binding and lacking covers. (2), 93, (1) pages; 1653 lots. Ruled and hand-priced in ink, with running daily totals. Some discoloration, mostly marginal. Good to very good. Item #5533

Sage’s most significant sale, and one of the most important U.S. sales of the 1850s. It brought $2,198.47, a record at the time. Q. David Bowers has written a wonderful book about Sage and the birth of the hobby in the United States, which is well worth reading. Adams 2 in his listing of Bangs catalogues. Attinelli 13. Davis 894. Ex Phil Carrigan Library.

Price: $95.00

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