Last Chance to Consign to Heritage December 2 Americana and Political Auction

Lincoln Consignments Accepted for Dec. 2 Historical Americana Auction at HeritageThe October 15 consignment deadline for Heritage Auctions December 2 Americana & Political Auction is fast approaching, hence this reminder. We only do two major Americana sales each year, but it is not too late to submit material for our final auction of 2017.

If you may have items to consign, please contact me at or 214-409-1441 (emails with photos attached are much preferred), or Don Ackerman at or 214-409-1736. Consignments must be in-house by Oct. 15 to be included in the Dec. 2 auction.

Below are some of the varied items sold in our May 13 auction:

  • Clay & James Buchanan: An Extraordinary 1856 Campaign Flag – Sold for: $275,000
  • Abraham Lincoln: Largest Size Ferrotype Doughnut – Sold for: $13,750
  • Abraham Lincoln: Baseball Theme Currier & Ives Cartoon – Sold for: $9,375
  • Iconic bejeweled Kofia hat worn by Nation of Islam leader Elijah Muhammad – Sold for: $32,500
  • Theodore Roosevelt: Highly Elusive “Ghost” Button – Sold for: $5,000
  • Abraham Lincoln: Poignant Carte-de-Visite – Sold for: $11,250
  • Cox-Roosevelt and Harding-Coolidge 1920 Jugate Buttons: A Unique Matched Pair – Sold for: $35,000
  • Geronimo: An Autograph Card Together with a Superbly Documented Lock of his Hair – Sold for: $8,750
  • George Armstrong Custer: His Personal Writing Table Dating from his Days as Commander of the 7th Cavalry – Sold for: $9,375
  • Wright Brothers: 1903 Kitty Hawk Plane Fabric Swatch with Nick Wright Signed Certificate – Sold for: $6,875
  • Statue of Liberty: Terracotta Maquette or Working Model – Sold for: $45,000
  • Television Programs “Face the Nation” and “Washington Conversation”: Signed Guest Books – Sold for: $12,500

Thomas D. Slater
Director of Americana Auctions
Heritage Auctions
3500 Maple Ave. 17th Floor
Dallas, TX 75219-3941
1-800-872-6467 Ext. 1441

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