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The H.G. Brown Sale, with Plates

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The H.G. Brown Sale, with Plates
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Low, Lyman H. CATALOGUE. PART ONE OF THE COLLECTION OF H.G. BROWN ... CONSISTING OF THE AMERICAN COLONIAL AND UNITED STATES ISSUES, WITH THE TERRITORIAL AND STATE SERIES OF GOLD COINS, EMBRACING ALSO THE NOTED DOLLAR OF 1804... New York, Oct. 11, 1904. Tall 8vo, later aqua cloth, gilt; original printed wraps bound in. 28, (2) pages; 561 lots; 2 photogravure plates of rare American coins. Hand-priced in ink. Near fine. A scarce plated Low catalogue, from the Bass library. Perhaps Low’s most important sale of American coins. The 1804 dollar was purchased for $1100 by W.F. Dunham, and was subsequently sold in the famous Mehl sale nearly four decades later. Adams 93 (rated A overall, and in Early Silver, Private Gold and Comments as well). Davis 646. Ex Harry W. Bass, Jr. library (Kolbe Sale 77, lot 416).