Philadelphia: Davis & Harvey, Auctioneers, March 13-14, 1907. 4to, original white cloth and gilt-printed boards; professionally rebacked with new endpapers. (2), 67, (1) pages; 1254 lots; 10 very fine photographic plates. Prices realized list bound in. Original covers a bit discolored and rubbed; edges of price list reinforced with tape; a few plates with marginal chips and repairs, not affecting images. Very good or better. Item #5007
An important sale, complete with the prices realized list and original photographic plates. The plates are good impressions, though some are without text headers and footers, as occasionally seen. Adams A: ìComprehensive gold: 1823ñ1834 $5, 1860ñ1905 proof sets. MS 1822 10¢. MS 1823 1¢. 1854ñ1905 proof sets.î Wilsonís collection is especially notable for United States gold coins, but includes choice United States silver coins, large cents, and half cents. The first five plates depict superb United States gold coins; plate six illustrates silver dollars; plate seven depicts half dollars; plate eight illustrates dimes and half dimes; and the last two plates depict choice large cents and half cents. Clain-Stefanelli 12437. Davis 215.