Rare group of mixed Shellac Blues/Jazz records (6),
Blind Lemon Jefferson 'Birthday Record', 'Piney Woods Money Mama' (12650/A) (£700+) repaired crack (very playable); Blind Lemon Jefferson Paramount (12921/A) 'Cat Man Blues' (£200+ in 2015); Wolverine Orchestra (Gennett 5408-A) 'Fidgety Feet' (BIX) superb condition (£1097+ in 2017); Bessie Smith (14083/D) 'He’s gone Blues' (£300+); Original Dixieland Jass Band 'One Step' (Victor 18255-A) £300+ 'Satanic Blues' The Original Dixieland Jazz Band (759 Columbia) £300+
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Sold for £980
Paramount 1291 - chips to rim on both sides and other light surface scratches. See additional image.
Bessy Smith - light surface scratches only.
Columbia - light surface scratches only.
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Auction: The Russell Barnes Collection - Early Jazz, Opera and Gramophones, Tue, 1st Mar 2022
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