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The Harlan P. Smith Collection, with Reprint Plates

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / US Coins Start Price:110.00 USD Estimated At:175.00 - 175.00 USD
The Harlan P. Smith Collection, with Reprint Plates
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This item SOLD at 2015 Feb 28 @ 12:26UTC-5 : EST/CDT
A buyer’s premium of 17.5% will be added to the cost of all lots purchased. See shipping info and full terms.
Chapman, S.H. and H. CATALOGUE OF THE MAGNIFICENT COLLECTION OF COINS OF THE UNITED STATES FORMED BY THE LATE HARLAN P. SMITH, ESQ. Philadelphia, May 8-11, (1906). 4to, later white cloth; black spine label, gilt. (6), 138, (10) pages; 2416 lots; original prices realized list bound in. Complete set of 14 B&B halftone reprint plates housed in a pocket at the end. Large cent buyers' names written in pencil. Near fine. Adams A+: "'Non Vi.' 'Liber Natus.' Outstanding gold: 1815, 1822 $5. MS 1802 25¢. 1849 ff proof sets. Excellent patterns. A landmark sale." A most important collection of American coins, rich in all series but particularly notable for Smith's superb collection of large cents. The sale also included a small but choice offering of ancient and foreign gold and silver coins, and "one of the greatest series of Pattern pieces ever offered."