A Plated 1914 Gable Sale

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / US Coins Start Price:1,000.00 USD Estimated At:1,500.00 - 1,500.00 USD
A Plated 1914 Gable Sale
1,300.00USDto floor+ buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2014 Nov 01 @ 15:41UTC-4 : AST/EDT
A buyer’s premium of 18% will be added to the cost of all lots purchased by absentee bidders. The premium is reduced to 15% for floor bidders. See shipping info and full terms.
Chapman, S.H. CATALOG OF THE MAGNIFICENT COLLECTION OF THE GOLD, SILVER AND COPPER COINS OF THE UNITED STATES OF WILLIAM F. GABLE, ESQ., ALTOONA. Philadelphia, May 27-29, 1914. 4to, later white textured cloth, gilt. (2), 116 pages; 1865 lots; halftone full-page portrait plates of Gable and Chapman; 14 fine photographic plates. Prices realized list bound in. Occasional discoloration; a few marginal notations. Several plates with die varieties neatly noted in white ink. Collation notes on final blank, the margin of which is repaired. Very good or better. Adams A-: "NE shilling. 1792 disme. 1843 proof set. MS 1798/7 $10. Proof 1875 $3. Excellent silver, copper, patterns." Seldom offered with plates. An exceptional collection of American coins in all metals, particularly rich in United States gold coins. The first plate depicts ancient Greek and Jewish coins, along with European crowns; the second plate illustrates colonials; five plates depict choice United States gold coins; three plates illustrate silver dollars, and one depicts other United States silver coins; two plates are devoted to cents and a few half cents; the final plate depicts rare patterns. Ex Armand Champa Library (Sale II, lot 1121).