Railroad Tallies of the USA from the late Raymond Brandon Collection

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Date of Auction: 2nd April 2014

Sold for £50

Estimate: £100 - £150

TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Rail Road (Inc. 1869), Chattanooga and Montgomery, a uniface square brass tally by Hoole Mfg Co, New York, stamped K.184, 36mm; with Louisville & Nashville Rail Road (Inc. 1850), a Chattanooga-Montgomery return brass tally by Hoole Mfg Co, stamped K.184, 55 x 39mm; with Louisville & Nashville Rail Road, a return brass tally via Galera by Hoole Mfg Co, stamped K.184, 55 x 38mm [3]. About very fine, last brightly polished £100-150

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Provenance: Bt January 2001