#2 OUTSTANDING INDIAN RELIC CACHE-COINS & BULLION AUCTION
Plus Local Historical Pcs., Post Card & Valentine Collection
AUCTION SITE: 376 Dry Lane Rd. Larue, Oh. 43332, 2 mi. E. of Larue & 12 mi. W. of Marion, Oh. @ Dry Lane Construction Event Center inside w/seating, heat, restrooms & parking, moved here for your convenience
RICHARD JOHNSON ESTATE, MRN. CO. PROBATE CASE NO. 18EST#138
Note: A great auction with 80+ ounces of Gold and 1000+ ounces of Silver. Security will on the grounds for the auction
AUCTION #2: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 @ 10 AM
AUCTION ORDER: Starting with (4) Guns, Historical Memorabilia followed by Postcards & Valentines. Indian Relic Cache will sell @ 11:30. Coins will start selling at approx. 12:00.
LOCAL HISTORICAL INDIAN RELIC CACHE & OTHER ARTIFACTS: A super 154 pc. Flint Ridge Adena blade cache found in 1979 by Ralph Herr, formerly of Meeker, Oh. area. Documented in the Ohio Archaeologist Vol. 59, No. 4 Fall 2009 as The Grand-Herr Cache. The longest blade is 6¾” long plus othr asst. sizes. Per Richard Johnson wishes before passing, that the cache could only be sold together and not split up. We believe this has proved to be the most significant cache of Adena Blades ever found in Marion Co. Picts and more info on our website! Thebes 3” blade multi-color flint (nice); exceptional 5” x 5½” winged or butterfly bannerstone; two-hole 2¾” slate gorget; 4¾” slate pipe; partial steel trade axe; Bifucated blade; lg. blade; a few local broken slate pcs.
LOCAL HISTORICAL MARION CO. MEMORABILIA: Framed 1852 original Marion Co. Map compiled by Wm. Brown Esq.; (10) Mrn. Co. Hist. Books; 1854 Ohio Hist. Coll. book; Moons General Merchandise Cochranton (Meeker) tin cup; B & W picture of Delauders Opera House Larue, Oh. w/cast; misc. early Meeker Business pictures of stores, stations, church, school, etc.; History correspondence; 1899 framed US Army Hard Tack, Last rations issued to E.R. Bondley, Bugler of Co. G. Second Ohio Vol. infantry; sharpening stone engraved with 1869 and names of R. Scott and Stilwell; LaRue & New Bloomington history, Chief Red Cloud and Geronimo picts; sev. History reference books.
GUNS (SELLS FIRST): Colt Frontier Scout single action .22 revolver; 1949 P. Beretta .32 pistol; Alva Amer. Best Cartridge Corp. .38 revolver; Charter Arms Corp. .38 special revolver.
POST CARD & VALENTINES COLLECTION: Over (550) early 1900’s post cards in very good condition with great graphics and illustrations including Halloween (100+), St. Patrick’s Day, Patriotic, Thanksgiving, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Sheridan’s Ride Series, George Washington & Abraham Lincoln Series, Vintage ladies, (2) Indian Maiden, etc; (3) albums of Valentine Day Cards (approx. 155).
COIN AND BULLION COLLECTION: Auction has hundreds of coins & large selections of Bullion Coins! Over 30 Troy ounces of Gold, 100’s of 90 % Silver Coins & 80 Troy (includes both days) Ounces of .999 Fine Silver Rounds! (220) Cataloged Coins, Gold and Silver Bullion lots and Coins including Classic Gold Coins, American Gold Eagles, American Arts Gold Medallions, (115) Morgan & Peace Silver Dollars, rolls of Silver Halves, Quarters & Dimes! American Silver Eagles, Silver War Nickels, Fine Silver Rounds, 1909-1934 Lincoln set includes 1909 S VDB, 1914 D, plus other key and semi key dates, better grades; plus other coins, see website for full catalogue listing!
AUCTION #3: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2018 @ 5:00 P.M.
COIN AND BULLION COLLECTION: Auction has hundreds of coins & large selections of Bullion Coins! Over 50 Troy ounces of Gold, 100’s of 90% silver coins & 80 (includes both days) Troy ounches of .999 Fine Silver Rounds. (306) cataloged Coins, Gold & Silver Bullion, lots and Coins including Classic Gold Coins, American Gold Eagles, American Arts Gold Medallions, Morgan & Peace Silver Dollars, rolls of Silver Halves, Quarters & Dimes! American Silver Eagles, Silver War Nickels, Fine Silver Rounds & Other Coins & Pennies, see website for full catalogue listing!
THURSDAY NOV. 1, @ 5:00 PM IS UPCOMING JEWELRY AUCTION #4 WITH SOUTHWESTERN STERLING TURQUISE, GOLD, DIAMONDS, & COSTUME PIECES!
CO-EXECUTORS: Monica Adkins and Paula Wright
ATTORNEY: Mr. Larry Heiser
BEN HIGGINS REALTY & AUCTION CO., LLC
Ben A. Higgins, Broker & Auctioneer
Ben F Higgins, Realtor & Auctioneer
Brad Higgins & David Flood, Auctioneers
TERMS: Cash, check, VISA/MasterCard w/driver’s license. 4% Buyer’s Premium waived for cash or check. Statements made day of auction take precedence over printed material. Concessions Available.