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California coiners and assayers

Dan Owens

California coiners and assayers

by Dan Owens [editor and compiler] ; introduction by Q. David Bowers.

by Dan Owens

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Published by Bowers and Merena Galleries, Stack"s in [Wolfeboro, NH], New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold -- California -- History,
  • Gold ingots -- California -- History,
  • Gold coins -- California -- History,
  • Gold -- Assaying -- California -- History,
  • Gold -- California -- Biography,
  • Gold industry -- California -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-448).

    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination448 p. :
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23059016M
    ISBN 100943161851
    OCLC/WorldCa46399504

      Title: E Book Catalog PDF, Author: Classical Numismatic Group, LLC, Name: E Book Catalog PDF, Length: pages, Page: , Published: California Coiners and Assayers. (   California Pioneer Fractional Gold by Breen and Gillio California Fractional Gold by Doering A California Gold Rush History by Bowers California Coiners and Assayers by Owens The Treasure Ship S.S. New York: Her Story by Bowers An Insider's Guide to Collecting Type 1 Double Eagles by Winter and Crum.

    With unintended hilarity, the Sacramento Union on Ap , published the following (excerpted from Owens, California Coiners and Assayers): "The New Fifty Dollar Coin. Col. Pardee, of Wells, Fargo & Co.'s Express, had exhibited to us the new fifty dollar piece, which, in a great measure, is destined to supplant the old fashioned octagon.   The firm Moffat & Co. was perhaps the most important of the California private coiners. The assay office they conducted was semi-official in character. The successors to this firm, Curtis, Perry and Ward, later established the United States Branch mint of San Francisco.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "The California Gold Rush: Getting there, Mining, Contemporary stories and accounts, Private coiners and assayers, San Francisco Mint -- Treasure of the S.S. Central America: Saga at sea of the gold-laden ship, Columbus-America Discovery Group, California Gold Marketing Group, Description of recovered coins and ingots.". Question: I have a California $20 gold (I hope) “coin of necessity” fine, coined by Blake & Co. Assayers of Sacramento, dated What I would like to know is, does this coin have any.


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The first encyclopedic dictionary that tells the story of those who created ingots and coins from gold during some of the most pivitol years in American history. While much of California's Gold Rush era has been chronicled, Owens is one of the few to focus on the assayers, bankers and others who played an important role during this period.5/5(3).

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History of the California Gold Rush is explained. Over 45 chapters are devoted to Private, California Gold Rush, Pioneer Territorial Gold Coins.

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1 rating. 1 users rated this 5 out of 5 stars 1. 0 users rated this 4 out of 5 stars 0. Focusing on three assayers associated with the ingot (Mathey, Kustel and Riotte), the book spans the second half of the 19th century and covers much of the early mining history in California and the territories of Arizona and Nevada.

The ingot was lot #. ISBN pp, hard cover, history of assaying and coinage in California in general and by company, companies include Aaron, Francis W. H., Baldwin & Company, Bell, Gerrit, (Gerritt), Broderick, F.W. Blake, Bowie, Joseph H., Cincinnati Mining& Trading Company, Dunbar & Company, Harris, Marchand & Company, Justh & Hunter, Knight & Company, Kohler, Frederick D.

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