Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Relics: Four Relics Related to George Washington, from the Collection of J. S. Reigart, including: a pieces of painted wooden molding 4" x 4.75" x 2.5", with several notes and labels, one of which reads, "Piece of the Original wood work of the Washington Arch, Washington Square, New York City, April 30th, 1889", the arch built for the Washington Inaugural Centennial in 1889; a 3" nail mounted to a card inscribed, "From the Washington Square and 5th Avenue, Washington Inaugural Triumphal Arch, April 30, 1889"; two slivers of white marble in a sealed glass bottle with a tag reading, "... a chip from the capstone of the Washington Monument"; a large piece of white marble in a sealed glass bottle with a label that reads, "Piece of the Last Block of Marble laid on the Washington Centennial Arch, April 5, 1892".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    21st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 434

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 20 days left to consign to the 2020 February 22 - 23 Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 December 8 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 December 8 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $936,556