Gambling Memorabilia: Rare Playing Cards & Coin Operated Machines Auction Catalog (2017)
This is the auction catalog for the May 6-7, 2017 Potter & Potter’s ” Gambling Memorabilia: Rare Playing Cards & Coin Operated Machines” auction. It features the massive collection of Bob and Rhonda Hawes and includes many unique gambling themed books, playing cards, chips, game counters, markers and coin-op devices, many of the items are very rare and difficult to find.
Items depicted include: Books, periodicals, very rare cards, advertisements, posters, prints, jewelry, photographs, clocks, watches, chips, Faro layouts, casekeeprs, faro boxes, punch boards, card cutters, corner rounders, tables, card presses, dice, chuck-a-Luck, roulette wheels, catalogs, keno, holdouts, poker chips, casino memorabilia, slot machines, coin-operated gambling games, ceramics and much more.
The 200-page, 8.5″x11″ catalog is in full-color and features photographs of most of the 1087 lots offered for sale. Also includes the realized prices.