CATALOGUE FO THE SPLENDID COLLECTION OF UNITED STATES COINS OF M.A. BROWN, ESQ., EAST NORTHFIELD, MASS. S. H. and H. Chapman.

CATALOGUE FO THE SPLENDID COLLECTION OF UNITED STATES COINS OF M.A. BROWN, ESQ., EAST NORTHFIELD, MASS.

Philadelphia: April 16-17, 1897. 8vo, original gilt-printed white paper covers. 56 pages; 1261 lots. Printed prices realized list bound in at end. Front cover taped; very good or better. Item #5385

Adams 51. Special post-sale copy, described thus in the preface: “Catalogues will be issued after sale, with a price list of what each lot sells for, price $1.00.” Scarce. Slightly larger than standard octavo size at 247 by 168 mm, it is the only Chapman sale printed in this format and the only non-plated catalogue issued with the prices realized list bound in. Adams A–: “3 RRR gold patterns. Gold proof sets. Proof 1840 $1. MS chain 1¢ (3). Discovery S-53. XF 1799 1¢. MS 1823 1¢. Proof 1820 1¢.” Ex Kolbe Sale 63, lot 934; ex John W. Adams Library.

Price: $100.00

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