Sale 536: The Malter Collection of Archaeology & Antique Reference - Nunis Americana (with additions)

by PBA Galleries Auctions & Appraisers
July 3, 2014 11:00 AM PST Live auction
San Francisco, CA, US | Auction Details

328 Lots

32: Cameos
Est: $100 - $150
55: Ehnasya (1904)
Est: $200 - $300
57: The Etruscan Lion
Est: $150 - $250
120: Old Paste
Est: $150 - $250
168: Shelf on Art
Est: $10 - $100
169: Shelf on Art
Est: $10 - $100
170: Shelf on Art
Est: $10 - $100
171: Shelf on Art
Est: $10 - $100
179: Shelf on Art
Est: $10 - $100
190: Shelf on Egypt
Est: $10 - $100
193: Shelf on Europe
Est: $10 - $100

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We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper. All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible. Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS. For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased. We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained directly from the lot details page for each item or by contacting William Taylor at bill@pbagalleries.com prior to the auction.

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 Over 300 lots from the libraries of Joel Malter, and Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. (with additions), and a small group of shelves from a prominent golf library.

The Joel Malter collection is comprised of archaeology, anthropology, and art historical texts and reference works, most with numerous beautiful illustrations, and some quite scarce. The works explore antiquities and humanities around the globe from Japanese Netsuke to the tombs of Egypt. There is a diverse selection of general reference works for coins, medals, ceramics, sculpture and decorative art from the Middle East to Pre-Columbia to ancient China. Several lots include ten or more reference works, ideal for the student and the curious.

Also includes numerous shelves of Americana, plus a small offering of framed maps and prints, from the library of Doyce B. Nunis, Jr., educator, author, historian, professor at the University of Southern California and editor of the Quarterly of the Historical Society of Southern California.

 

Additionally, there are twenty lots of golf books, balls, and other memorabilia from a prominent California golf library. Offered for sale without reserve, these lots feature mostly shelves of ten or more golf books on instruction, course architecture, and history.

Buyer's Premium
23.0%
From: To: Increment:
$0 $199 $10
$200 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $1,999 $100
$2,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,500
$50,000 $99,999 $5,000
$100,000+ $10,000

Invoices : For all successful bidders, invoices will be sent via email the day following the auction. The final amount due includes the hammer price, the buyer's premium, the Artfact transaction fee, any applicable state or local sales taxes, and shipping and handling charges unless we have received other instructions. Payment is due upon receipt.

Shipping Terms: We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper. All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible. Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS. For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased. We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained directly from the lot details page for each item or by contacting William Taylor at bill@pbagalleries.com prior to the auction.

Viewing Notes: Previews: Monday, June 30th, 1-5pm Tuesday, July 1st, 9am - 5pm Wednesday, July 2nd, 9am - 5pm Thursday, July 3rd, 9am -11am