California Coiners and Assayers

  • 857 Pages
  • 2.44 MB
  • English
Bowers and Merena Galleries
Cent, Coins, American, Collectors and collecting, Penny, Ame
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8444891M
ISBN 100943161851
ISBN 139780943161853

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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This coin reference book has 48 detailed chapters in pages. History of the California Gold Rush is explained. Over 45 chapters are devoted to Private, California Gold Rush, Pioneer Territorial Gold Coins. California Coiners and Assayers book the California Gold Coiners are Bal. Type your content here.

"For the first time ever in a single authoritative volume, the story is told of coiners and assayers who created coins and ingots during some of the most pivital years in American history - the famous Gold Rush era.5/5.

The E-Sylum: Volume 3, Num November 5,Article 5 CALIFORNIA COINS AND ASSAYERS PUBLISHED The long-awaited book by Dan Owens on "California Coiners and Assayers", also published by Bowers and Merena ("A Collector's Universe Company") in conjunction with Stack's, began shipping last week.

Buy california coiners and assayers by online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible s: 3. For the first time in numismatic history, in one encyclopedic dictionary, is told the story of coiners, assayers, and others who created gold in the form of coins and ingots, for use in commerce during one of the most pivotal eras of American history.

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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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Add to Out of Print Blue Books & Red Books of U. Coins 57 items; Suggested Reading items; Coin Book Starter Sets. california assayers and coiners Assayers performed a vital function during the gold rush, not just testing gold for purity but also melting it down from the dust, nuggets and crystals they were given and casting it into clearly marked, conveniently transportable shapes that could be used like money--primarily in the gambling parlors.

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(   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 Appublished the following (excerpted from Owens, California Coiners and Assayers): "The New Fifty Dollar Coin.

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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.Books designated as reference may be used at the meeting (remember the doors open one-half hour before the meeting).

Plus many of the books, pamphlets and videos designated as circulating are available to be checked out, taken home and enjoyed until next month. California Coiners and Assayers: Bowers and Merena Galleries, Inc., Wolfeboro. Just an opinion, but the "California Coiners and Assayers" and "A California Gold Rush History" seemed to be too heavily reliant on unsubstantiated materials.

That's too bad. I'm hoping to find a book or two that's full of careful research.