New York: December 3–4, 1968. 8vo, recent white linen, ruled and lettered in red; original printed card covers. (2), 116 pages; 758 lots; 16 plates. Prices realized list bound in. Fine. Item #6064
One of three copies we recently had bound of what John W. Adams has called “a strong candidate for best executed catalogue ever.” This incredible sale included: 43 lots of Massachusetts silver; Earle’s Lord Baltimore shilling; a Standish Barry threepence; a Chalmers shilling and sixpence; a silver Immune Columbia; colonials from the F.C.C. Boyd collection; New Jersey coppers from the Hall, Brand, Würtzbach and Boyd collections; private and territorial gold including a J. Parsons and Co. $2.50 piece and an 1849 Mormon $20 piece; and Canadian coins from the Brand and Lathrop collections. Adams 60 (rated A+ overall, A+ in colonials, A in private gold, and A in Canadian).