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Victoria 8 Dec 1872 6-pg Marcus Smith letter to his wife

Victoria 8 Dec 1872 6-pg Marcus Smith letter to his wife

Victoria 8 Dec 1872 6-pg Marcus Smith letter to his wifeLot 89 in our auction Saturday 30th May 2020 Victoria 8th Dec. 1872 My dear Nannie The work for the season is at last drawing towards a close I have six parties home here making their plans etc.  and in a day or...

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Trajan 98-117 AD AE Sestertius w/ Dacian

Trajan 98-117 AD AE Sestertius w/ Dacian

Trajan bronze sestertius, issued between AD 104 and 107, proclaims the decisive victory of the Roman legions over the Dacians. This campaign was part of Trajan’s ambitious conquest of the East, where the Roman empire expanded as far as Mesopotamia. Lot 192 in our auction Saturday 23rd May 2020

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John A. Macdonald signed 1858 3-part Ejectment Summons

John A. Macdonald signed 1858 3-part Ejectment Summons

John A. Macdonald signed 1858 3-part Ejectment SummonsLot 1 in our auction Saturday 16th May 2020 "At the time of signing this document, Macdonald was the joint premier of the Province of Canada, and Premier of Canada West, as well as keeping, it appears, his post as...

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Sicily/Syracuse 475-470 BC Silver Tetradrachm

Sicily/Syracuse 475-470 BC Silver Tetradrachm

Nike bringing victory to charioteer of racing quadriga / Arethusa with 4 dolphins, Sicily Syracuse 475-470 BC 25mm 17gm Silver Tetradrachm
Lot 199 in our auction Saturday 16th May 2020 #ancientgreek #syracuse #tetradrachm #ancientcoins

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National Nursing Week in canada

National Nursing Week in canada

It is National Nursing Week in Canada. There is a postage stamp for every occasion. Thank you nurses for what you do. nationalnursingweek #nurses #canadapost #canadianstamps #healthcare

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Herod the Great, Eight Prutot Biblical coin

Herod the Great, Eight Prutot Biblical coin

Herod the Great 40-4BC 22mm 6.2gm Eight Prutot Biblical coinHerod the Great was the ambitious king of the Jews, who constructed the second temple in Jersusalem and many other great structures throughout the Holy land.  A strong supporter of Rome, Herod was respected...

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150 Mile House, B.C. 1872 Marcus Smith Letter to his wife

150 Mile House, B.C. 1872 Marcus Smith Letter to his wife

150 Mile House, B.C. 1872 Marcus Smith Letter to his wife describing his early surveys for the Canadian Pacific Railway in British Columbia, torn at fold. Lot 81 in our 9 May auction Marcus Smith biography here My dear Nannie,I have got back safe from my trip up the...

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Augustus 27 BC-14 AD As

Augustus 27 BC-14 AD As

Lot 191 Augustus 27 BC-14 AD 30mm 11gm Asin our auction Saturday 25th April 2020 Augustus established the Principate but he paid public heed to the institutions of Rome, like the Senate. Provident on the reverse is the divine providential foresight of Augustus and S C...

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