Advanced collection of Captain James Cook memorabilia.
Includes approximately (98) modern medals, (34) of which are silver in addition there are (5) older pieces, most significant, a 1779 Captain Cook Memorial medal (Eimer 780) in Bronze, old but probably not an original strike.
There are (31) Cook coins from various pacific nations, many of which are silver, mostly in cases as well as (10) banknotes and related issues, two 1790s books on Cook's travels, both incomplete. Also a modern historical porcelain plate honoring Cook.
An opportunity for the Cook specialist as well as anyone wanting a great jump-start on a collection of Captain Cook material. Estimate $2,000 - $2,500.