Forum Auctions: The Birmingham Assay Office Library, 1056, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
03/26/2020 - 03/26/2020
Page Size: 457 items in 19 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

Account (An) of the digging up of the quarters of William Stayley

1678GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 600.00
2

Act (An) to prohibit the Importation of light silver coin of this realm from Foreign Countries into Great Britain or Ireland

1774GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 400.00
3Adam (Robert)

Designs for Vases and Foliage

[1821]GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 500.00
4Adams (George)

An Essay on Electricity

1785GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 525.00
5Adams (George)

Lectures on Natural and Experimental Philosophy

1799GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 375.00
6

Afghan Boundary Commisssion. 18 Plates of Ornamental Tiles collected by the Afghan Boundary Commission 18 chromolithographed plates by W.Griggs

[c.1890].GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 750.00
7Agricola (Georgius)

Libri quinque de mensuris & ponderibus

Paris 1533GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,000.00
8Agricola (Georgius)

De re metallica Libri XII

Basel1561GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00GBP 8,125.00
9Agricola (Georgius)

Opera de l'arte de metalli partita in XII. libri

Basel [1563].GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 4,375.00
10Agricola (Georgius)

De re metallica libri XII

Basle1621GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 4,375.00
11Albertolli (Giocondo)

Alcune Decorazioni di Nobili Sale ed Altri Ornamenti

1787GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 475.00
12Alchorne (Stanesby)

[Sale Catalogue] Catalogue of a Portion of the Valuable Library

1813GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 687.50
13

Alchymia Vera Lapidis Philosophorum = Von der Rechten wahren Kunst des Goldmachens

1609GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 2,750.00
14Aldrovandi (Ulisse)

Musaeum metallicum in libros IIII distributum

[Bologna] 1648GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 6,875.00
15Anderson (Adam)

An historical and chronological Deduction of the Origin of Commerce from the earliest accounts. Containing a history of the great commercial interests of the British Empire

1801GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 475.00
16Andren (Erik) & others.

Svenskt Silversmide 1520-1850,

Stockholm1963GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 437.50
17[Angot des Rotours (Noêl)]

Almanach des Monnoies

Paris 1784GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 375.00
18Argnani (Prof. Federigo)

Ceramiche e Maioliche Arcaiche Faentine

Faenza1903GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 437.50
19Arphe y Villafane (Juan de)

Quilatador de la plata

Madrid 1598GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 5,250.00
20Arphe y Villafane (Juan de)

Varia commensuracion para la escultura y arquitectura

Madrid1763GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 625.00
21Artin Pacha (Yacoub)

Contribution a l'Étude du Blason en Orient

1902GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 750.00
22

Antiquités du Bosphore Cimmérien Conservées au Musée Impérial de l'Ermitage

1854GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 12,500.00
23

Appeal (An) to manufactures

Birmingham 1795GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 750.00
24Ashbee (C.R.)

Modern English Silverwork

Broad Campden1909GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 750.00
25Audsley (George A.) & James Lord Bowes.

Keramic Art of Japan

Liverpool & London1875GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 325.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.
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