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Highlights of the Kolbe & Fanning January 26 Numismatic Book Sale

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers announce our Sale 151, which will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019. The 500-lot sale covers ancient, foreign and U.S. numismatics, and includes selected items from over thirty different numismatic libraries, offering something for virtually all interests.

Some highlights of the sale include:

Lot 167: an exceptionally well-preserved copy of Fulvio Orsini’s foundational 1577 Familiae Romanae

Lot 172: Piranesi’s magnificent 1750 Opere Varie, bringing together 48 extraordinary engraved prints depicting the artist’s fantastical vision of the remnants of antiquity

Lot 225: George Vertue’s rare 1757 catalogue of the collections of King Charles I, as edited by Horace Walpole

Lot 276: a beautifully bound set of Hill’s corpus of Renaissance medals

Lot 279: a complete original set of Count Hutten-Czapski’s very rare and important work on Polish coins and medals

Lot 437: an inscribed set of the extremely rare 1881 edition of Loubat’s Medallic History of the United States of America

Lot 378: a priced and named copy of the very scarce plated edition of Henry Chapman’s 1911 sale of the Stanislaus Siedlecki collection

Lot 449: the New York Coin & Stamp Company’s 1890 Parmelee sale, in an original presentation binding with photographic plates.

Bid and View Lots

Register Early to Bid Online

Bids may be placed via post, email, fax or phone, as well as online. Kolbe & Fanning is using Auction Mobility as our third-party online bidding platform. Auction Mobility is an app-based platform allowing users the ability to participate in the sale through phones, tablets and computers. To register for the sale, bidders must go to bid.numislit.com and sign up. Once you have set up an account, you may browse lots, place advance bids, or participate in the live sale online. Those wishing to participate on their devices can download the new Kolbe & Fanning app through the Apple or Google Play Store.

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The extensive, full-color catalogue is now available at bid.numislit.com. The sale will feature live online bidding using Kolbe & Fanning’s custom third-party online bidding platform. Printed catalogues will be mailed to established customers. Bidders wishing to make an appointment to view auction lots are invited to contact David Fanning at [email protected].

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Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers LLC is a licensed and bonded auction firm in the State of Ohio. For more information, please see the Kolbe & Fanning website at numislit.com or email David Fanning at [email protected]. To register for the sale, go to bid.numislit.com. We look forward to your participation.

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