There’s gold aplenty going under the hammer at Holabird-Kagin’s December Auction this weekend, including a Klondike nugget necklace that weighs in a hefty 9.655 Troy oz. Other lots include a gold retirement watch from Leadville, Colorado, an Elgin pocket watch from Virginia City and Eilley Bowers working pocket watch that was once owned by Herz & Company. There are also a few nuggets weighing from just less than three Troy oz. to a whopping 28.5 Troy oz. ingots will also be up for sale, including a pair of St. John d’el Rey Mining Company ingots from Brazil.
The auction will take place this Saturday, December 8 at the Atlantis Casino Resort 3800 Virginia St. Reno, NV. A preview will be held Friday, December 7, at the Holabird offices at 3555 Airway Drive #308 in Reno. Bidding will be live, by phone or on the Internet at www.HolabirdAmericana.com. If you have questions or would like to make a private appointment prior to the public showing, call (877) 852-8822.