Result list 10 April 2021

The results of our April 10 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 9 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 936
CALIFORNIA. 1 Share. black. No 50. Inc. Nevada CA, probably in 1851, by German immigrants, to mine quartz on the recently-discovered Kentucky Ridge deposit, at Nevada (now Nevada City). Although a quartz mill was erected there (by another company), the quantity of gold found was very low, and quartz mining was soon abandoned. Some placer mining continued in the area. In 1851, Nevada County was the leading gold-mining county in the state. Very early for California mining.
Date: 21 November 1854
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 200