October 2013 Auction Schedule

October 19th @12 PM Noon Eastern – Gold and Silver & Currency Estate Auction

Both online and in our Redford, MI showroom!

Amazing original owner coin collection with many gold coins (over 50 ounces of gold in this session), including a LARGE selection of U.S. Gold American Eagle Proof Sets Including 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2001, 2003, 2004 and Many Others…Approx. 20 Sets In All! 2009 Gold Saint-Gaudens Ultra High Relief $20.00 Eagle plus other Gold Coins/Eagles (Some Graded). Great selection of 1oz U.S. Silver Eagle Coins. Proof sets From 1954-2010 (many later sets are silver versions, many (MANY) Silver Prestige Proof Sets, Silver Eagle Set in Book, Mint Sets From 1954 to 2010, Books of Buffalo Nickels, Jefferson Nickels, Roosevelt Dimes, Near complete set of Mercury Dimes, Full set of Peace Dollars and more! Other Pre-1965 Silver Coins to be sold in groups includes Quarters, Halves and Morgan Dollars! Other items of note include RARE 1934A $1000 bill plus other paper currency, and much more!

Browse the catalog, prebid and join us in the showroom or live online via Proxibid.com/backtothepast!

October 19th @6PM Eastern – Silver Age Comic Books, Original Art and Collectibles Auction

Both online and in our Redford, MI showroom!

Back to the Past is proud to offer an amazing original owner comic book collection containing fantastic Bill Ward original paintings and hundreds of 1950’s and early 1960’s ten cent comic books!

Bill Ward paintings include three original Ward ink/watercolor cover recreations of Blackhawk issues 42, 59 and 92. These amazing paintings were commissioned in the 1980’s and are stunning. A fourth original is a beautiful ink/watercolor painting of Blackhawk and his sidekick Chop Chop! Other original artwork includes three Carmine Infantino Flash pages including one cover that has been hand colored by Infantino (with documentation) and an original page from a 1962 flash! Other offerings include comic art pages and original drawings done by artists at comic conventions!

Comic books to include an amazing collection of hundreds of golden age and early silver age (mostly DC) comics with most of the DC library being represented here! Batman, Detective, Strange Tales, House of Mystery, House of Secrets, Blackhawk, Showcase, Brave and Bold, Superman, Action Comics, Hawkman, My Greatest Adventure, Rip Hunter…The list goes on and on! Many of the issues are from that rare 1956 to 1962 EC era where finding copies is almost impossible! Several key and semi-key issues are represented here as well.

Browse the catalog, prebid and join us in the showroom or live online via Proxibid.com/backtothepast!

Throughout October – Closing October 27th – ONLINE ONLY Timed Board Game Auction

Online only – the showroom will not be open for this session.

Vintage board games from the 1950s through the 1970s.  Most are complete, unless otherwise noted.  Everything opens at just $5.00.

Browse the catalog, prebid and join us live online via Proxibid.com/backtothepast!

More Dates Incoming!

  • November 9th – US & Foreign Military session @ Noon and a Spectacular Paper & Ephemera session @ 6PM
  • November 23rd – Coins @ Noon and Comics & Autographs @ 6PM.

Completed Events…

October 5th @12PM Noon Eastern – US and Foreign Gold & Silver Coin Auction

Both online and in our Redford, MI showroom!

Gold includes 1986 U.S. Mint Liberty Set (2 Silver/1 Gold), 1895 $20 U.S. Gold, 1899-S U.S. Gold, 1849-A France 20 Francs Gold, 1899 Russia 5 Rubles Gold and more. Nice selection of U.S. Large Cents including 1848, 1849, 1850, 1851 and others. Many Royal Mint sets in original holders, 1829 Half cent, 1931-S cent, excellent selection of Type Coins including many Pre-1900 & Early 1900’s Pennies to Dimes. Early 1900’s Quarters & Halves and 100+ Pre-1900 & Early 1900 Morgan Silver Dollars including Carson Cities! 309 lots total.

Browse the catalog, prebid and join us in the showroom or live online via Proxibid.com/backtothepast!

October 5th @6PM Eastern – Scary Monsters Comic Books, Autographs and Collectibles Auction

Both online and in our Redford, MI showroom!

Autographs to include approx. 100 lots of autographs from the Charles Devine collection including Mae Clark (Frankenstein), Anne Francis (Forbidden Planet) Julie Adams (Creature From Black Lagoon), and James Arness (The Thing). Comics to include 100 lots of silver & bronze super-hero and other comics all with monster themed covers including Batman, Detective, Fantastic Four, X-Men and many others! Auction will also include lots of great monster ephemera including an original Dawn Of The Dead movie poster, several original cast & crew jackets (Bride of Re-animator and others), Friday The 13Th And Freddy Items, Rare Walking Dead TV promo poster, early issues of Famous Monsters magazine, Living Dead items and much more!

Browse the catalog, prebid and join us in the showroom or live online via Proxibid.com/backtothepast!

About C. Scott Lovejoy

C. Scott Lovejoy (@back2past) Scott may appear grouchy, but he's actually pretty cuddly and makes sure Back to the Past marches ever forward in the quest to bring you the best pop culture finds! Currently lurking somewhere around Crusader in the Stanton system.

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