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Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 133
English Banknotes Five Shilling Duggleby T21 proof believed to be unique last sold at Spink 8 October 1992 (realised £12,980) reported then in national newspapers and accompanied by a clipping as such, a rare opportunity to acquire this seldom offered piece serial 000000. UNC or near so.
£49,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3284 : Five Shilling Duggleby T21 proof believed to be unique last sold at Spink 8 October 1992 (realised &...

Auction 133
English Banknotes notes a set of eight. Five printed on thick paper and three on thin, six with crowns and two without. All vary in colour, one has numbers, the rest are without. An excessively rare and pleasurable set. All believed unique. All EF to UNC.
£42,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3235 : One Pound Bradbury trial notes a set of eight. Five printed on thick paper and three on thin, si... London Coins : A133 : Lot 3235 : One Pound Bradbury trial notes a set of eight. Five printed on thick paper and three on thin, si...

Auction 133
English Banknotes , an excessively rare link pair of T6 number LL/34 000299 and T7 LL/34 0300. The T7 in this lot is believed to be the only T7 note in existence certainly no other has ever been reported and this actual note is pictured (serial number) in Duggleby, the acquisition of this lot probably allowing the only opportunity to complete the One Pound T1 - T7 series, virtually UNC as issued. This lot also guaranteed to include the last ever printed T6, and is also likely to be the last two First Issue notes produced, a truly superb pair
£20,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3252 : One Pound, an excessively rare link pair of T6 number LL/34 000299 and T7 LL/34 0300. The T7 in ...

Auction 122
English Banknotes s Jan 27th 1932 practically Mint State and excessively rare more so in this high grade serial number 139/V 22663 Duggleby B229
£13,000 London Coins : A122 : Lot 209 : Ten Pounds Catterns Bristol Jan 27th 1932 practically Mint State and excessively rare more so in thi...

Auction 133
English Banknotes Two Shillings and Sixpence . T22. Excessively rare. A very small t of glue on reverse. Otherwise UNC. A/1 No. 00000. There are only five zero's on this note. This is only the second five digit serial number we have seen. Normally there are six zero's.
£8,200 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3285 : Two Shillings and Sixpence Bradbury. T22. Excessively rare. A very small trace of glue on reverse. O...

Auction 133
English Banknotes . B200D. March 1806 No 22. Excessively rare in this high grade. Near VF with foxing.
£8,200 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2476 : One Pound Newland. B200D. March 1806 No 22. Excessively rare in this high grade. Near VF with foxing...

Auction 133
English Banknotes s , 14th September 1925. 50/Y 22412. Grade EF or better and rare thus.
£7,600 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2514 : One Hundred Pounds Mahon, 14th September 1925. 50/Y 22412. Grade EF or better and rare thus.

Auction 134
English Banknotes s E01 000001 this being the first Kentfield £50 printed excessively rare thus, and offers an almost unique opportunity to acquire a first issued note. UNC.
£7,000 London Coins : A134 : Lot 209 : Fifty Pounds Kentfield E01 000001 this being the first Kentfield £50 printed excessively rare ...

Auction 117
English Banknotes , the £1 and 10/- of 22 November 1928 only 125 of these sets issued the first 38 are thought to be unavailable to commerce the low
£6,700

Auction 161
English Banknotes in two Hendon albums (493), to , FIRST & LAST run issues seen, including first run REPLACEMENT, many other first and last series and notes also seen, noted O'Brien lion & key £5 first run A01, series D pictorial £20 first run replacement M01, a large number of ly numbered runs, many other interesting prefixes and some low serial numbers, a comprehensive from 10/- to £50 in mixed grades, many high grade, viewing recommended
£6,400

Auction 142
English Banknotes s March 12 1935 Branch B245 pleasing Good VF, small inked number and a bank stamped number on the front excessively rare with only five others of these Leeds £100 logged by catalogue compilers and market observers ( these being 92/Y 03017, 99/Y 21643, Y/09 01972, Y/09 05551, Y/09 05552) and this one being at the higher end of the grade spectrum
£6,400 London Coins : A142 : Lot 81 : One Hundred Pounds Peppiatt March 12 1935 Leeds Branch B245 pleasing Good VF, small inked number...

Auction 133
English Banknotes . T14. Three small creases on reverse hardly noticeable. One of the finest examples known. Excessively rare. EF.
£6,400 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3267 : One Pound Bradbury Dardanelles. T14. Three small creases on reverse hardly noticeable. One of the fi...

Auction 133
English Banknotes . B226A. Guernsey , withdrawn from circulation September 18th 1941. Only five known and accompanied by pictures of the others which show that this note is the finest known in existence. 87A 573048 and VF and pleasing.
£6,400 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3203 : One Pound Catterns. B226A. Guernsey overprint, withdrawn from circulation September 18th 1941. O...

Auction 133
English Banknotes Five Hundred Pounds branch. B246. 30th September 1936. 43/Z 02860. EF or better and very pleasing, rare and desirable
£6,400 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2576 : Five Hundred Pounds Peppiatt Liverpool branch. B246. 30th September 1936. 43/Z 02860. EF or better a...

Auction 144
English Banknotes T14, J58 63710 Excessively rare. GVF
£5,900 London Coins : A144 : Lot 83 : One Pound Bradbury Dardanelles overprint T14, J58 63710 Excessively rare. GVF

Auction 136
English Banknotes , 22 November 1928. B214. . s and , both A01 000079. Mint state as issued with accompanying letter, and envelope
£5,900 London Coins : A136 : Lot 210 : Bank of England, 22 November 1928. B214. Parchment Pair. Ten shillings and One Pound Mahon, ... London Coins : A136 : Lot 210 : Bank of England, 22 November 1928. B214. Parchment Pair. Ten shillings and One Pound Mahon, ...

Auction 134
English Banknotes "" B208a series A/1 00000 unissued, GEF or better, extremely rare and a key note
£5,900 London Coins : A134 : Lot 454 : One pound Nairne

Auction 133
English Banknotes Five Shilling . T27. Excessively rare, and a near impossible to find type. Tear at bottom and much wear, hence just Good condition.
£5,900 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3295 : Five Shilling Warren Fisher. T27. Excessively rare, and a near impossible to find type. Tear at ...

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B208F. 18th January 1916. , number 30841. The London issue is far rarer than the issue and in the Manchester of Hundred Pound notes, it is reported there was only one London. VF or better.
£5,900 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2488 : One Hundred Pounds Nairne. B208F. 18th January 1916. London, number 30841. The London issue is f...

Auction 133
English Banknotes . A/1 000000. B208A. About UNC and very rare thus.
£5,900 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2485 : One Pound Nairne Gold Note. A/1 000000. B208A. About UNC and very rare thus.

Auction 133
English Banknotes s May. 8th January, 1890. B/37 66417. B206A. Bank stamp on front. Very rare. EF.
£5,900 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2484 : Five Pounds May. 8th January, 1890. B/37 66417. B206A. Bank stamp on front. Very rare. EF.

Auction 160
English Banknotes s (2), B208ff dated 28th May 1914 a very scarce ly numbered pair 7/Y 17781 & 7/Y 17782, MANCHESTER branch issue, (Pick308b), very faint inked numbers top left, pressed EF, scarce as a pair and in this condition
£5,400 London Coins : A160 : Lot 12 : One Hundred Pounds Nairne (2), B208ff dated 28th May 1914 a very scarce consecutively numbered pair ... London Coins : A160 : Lot 12 : One Hundred Pounds Nairne (2), B208ff dated 28th May 1914 a very scarce consecutively numbered pair ...

Auction 133
English Banknotes , 22 November 1928. B214. . s and , both A01 000079. Mint state as issued with accompanying letter.
£5,300 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2508 : Bank of England, 22 November 1928. B214. Parchment Pair. Ten shillings and One Pound Mahon, ... London Coins : A133 : Lot 2508 : Bank of England, 22 November 1928. B214. Parchment Pair. Ten shillings and One Pound Mahon, ...

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . 8/N 64663. B208E. The rare London issue. The majority of the Nairne Fifty Pounds known are branch. This note is a Duggleby plate note, EF and desirable
£5,100 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2487 : Fifty Pounds Nairne London. 8/N 64663. B208E. The rare London issue. The majority of the Nairne Fift...

Auction 123
English Banknotes undated (1902) serial number A/1 000000 black on "" Good EF or better and pleasing, very rare Duggleby B208b
£5,100

Auction 137
English Banknotes in album (70) high grade collection all different from 10/- Z80 to M01 , includes Guernsey ovpt H36A, £20 A01, replacements £5 09M aUNC, Page £20 M01 aU/UNC, portrait Page £10 M01 aUNC, Fforde £1 T29M aUNC, numerous 1st and last series, viewing highly recommended
£4,900 London Coins : A137 : Lot 164 : Bank of England collection in album (70) high grade collection all different from Mahon 10/- Z80 to ... London Coins : A137 : Lot 164 : Bank of England collection in album (70) high grade collection all different from Mahon 10/- Z80 to ...

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B245. 13th May 1937. . 99/Y 21643. A few small holes plus rust spots. Only a few known thus very rare. Near VF.
£4,900 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2573 : One Hundred Pounds Peppiatt. B245. 13th May 1937. Leeds. 99/Y 21643. A few small holes plus rust spo...

Auction 165
English Banknotes T14, J58 63710 Excessively rare. GVF (Ex LCA 144 March 2014 realised £4,750)
£4,700 London Coins : A165 : Lot 166 : One Pound Bradbury Dardanelles overprint T14, J58 63710 Excessively rare. GVF (Ex LCA 144 March 2014...

Auction 134
English Banknotes Five Shillings . B253. Excessively rare. VF condition.
£4,700 London Coins : A134 : Lot 395 : Five Shillings Peppiatt. B253.  Excessively rare. VF condition.

Auction 117
English Banknotes An impressive (31 notes) all serials ending in 500 £50, £20, £10, £1 B352/351/348/341, A01/01A/AN01/AN01 000500 with £10
£4,200

Auction 133
English Banknotes A lot consisting of Twenty ly numbered s. Starting with a Five Pounds . B357 S05 994197 linking to a . B362 S05 994198. A run of Sixteen consecutive Kentfields fills the set, ending with a Kentfield. B362 S05 994215 linking to a Gill. B357 S05 994216. This set is believed to be unique. As far as we can tell, this link has not been recorded before. UNC.
£4,200

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B263. 01A 833797. Also B263 Ten Shillings 02A 323790. Also B263 Ten Shillings 03A 973059. Exceptionally rare set. One of the hardest prefixes to obtain, especially in this high grade. All UNC.
£4,200 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2639 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt. B263. 01A 833797. Also B263 Ten Shillings 02A 323790. Also B263 Ten Shilling...

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . . B209C. 28th May 1918. Very scarce. 16/W 53528. Two ink notations on front. VF or better and rare
£4,200

Auction 133
English Banknotes . B201A. Number 6289. March 1808. Scarce early type. Handwritten date. Fine or better condition.
£4,200 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2479 : One Pound Hase. B201A. Number 6289. March 1808. Scarce early type. Handwritten date. Fine or better ...

Auction 122
English Banknotes s 2nd March 1933 practically Mint State and unheard of in such a high grade, serial T/124 10570 Duggleby B228 exceptional and desirable
£4,200 London Coins : A122 : Lot 137 : Five Pounds Catterns Hull 2nd March 1933 practically Mint State and unheard of in such a high grade&...

Auction 149
English Banknotes A with a face value of £2.868 spilt as follows £20 £760 face, £10 £840 face, £5 £1,005 face, £1 £53 face, s £148 face, £24 face from circulation but a good proportion in better grades VF - Unc
£4,000

Auction 133
English Banknotes . T5. Believed to be unique. Six digits with 'dot'. Not recorded in Duggleby. Includes accompanying letter of explanation. EF condition.
£4,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3248 : One Pound Bradbury. T5. Believed to be unique. Six digits with 'dot'. Not recorded in Duggleby. Incl...

Auction 120
English Banknotes s June 2nd 1937 BRISTOL Duggleby B241 and very rare, a clean no problems example Good Fine - aVF
£3,800

Auction 142
English Banknotes . T16. Large format. W/87 No. 191127. Excessively rare ABOUT UNC.
£3,700 London Coins : A142 : Lot 21 : One Pound Bradbury. T16. Large format. W/87 No. 191127. Excessively rare ABOUT UNC.

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note, B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7Y 16390 MANCHESTER branch issue with faint ink number and washed otherwise about UNC or near so and exceptionally rare
£3,500 London Coins : A165 : Lot 32 : One Hundred Pounds Nairne White note, B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7Y 16390 MANCHESTER branch i...

Auction 165
English Banknotes . T16. Large format. W/87 No. 191127. Excessively rare ABOUT UNC (EX LCA 142 August 2013 realised £3200)
£3,500 London Coins : A165 : Lot 168 : One Pound Bradbury. T16. Large format. W/87 No. 191127. Excessively rare ABOUT UNC (EX LCA 142 Augus... London Coins : A165 : Lot 168 : One Pound Bradbury. T16. Large format. W/87 No. 191127. Excessively rare ABOUT UNC (EX LCA 142 Augus...

Auction 134
English Banknotes s . B369. First series. DD01 000001. This is the first Ten Pounds printed of this series. Excessively rare thus. This offers the buyer a rare opportunity to acquire a first issue of a series note. UNC.
£3,500 London Coins : A134 : Lot 629 : Ten Pounds Kentfield. B369. First series. DD01 000001. This is the first Ten Pounds printed of this ...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note, B230 an dated 20th September 1930 series 43M 75482 LONDON branch issue about UNC - UNC. Exceptionally Rare note and this being a very rare opportunity to acquire this high grade note. Our research could find none offered in this grade in recent times.
£3,300 London Coins : A165 : Lot 320 : Twenty Pounds Catterns White note, B230 an dated 20th September 1930 series 43M 75482 LONDON branch ...

Auction 146
English Banknotes in 2 black Lindner albums (219) includes , notes, German WW2 forgeries, many s, first and last series, early Britannia, strong in QE2 portrait issues from 10/- up to £50, (high face value over £1300), many different type issues, viewing recommended
£3,300

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B209E. 19th June 1918. Prefix 8/0 81524. Very scarce. One staple hole at left. Otherwise Near EF.
£3,300 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2498 : One Hundred Pounds Harvey. B209E. 19th June 1918. Prefix 8/0 81524. Very scarce. One staple hole at ...

Auction 126
English Banknotes s F. May 5th July 1889 B206a an attractive note probably VF or better for wear and rare thus but has been skilfully re-joined at the centre, very collectable and with much eye appeal
£3,300 London Coins : A126 : Lot 134 : Five Pounds Bank of England F. May London 5th July 1889 B206a an attractive note probably VF or bett...

Auction 123
English Banknotes s Dec 24th 1926 approaching EF and rare
£3,300

Auction 143
English Banknotes s B215a dated 3rd November 1925 series 242/U 81508, a very scarce BIRMINGHAM branch, ( Bank stamp top right & small inked name reverse), about VF
£3,000 London Coins : A143 : Lot 29 : Five pounds Mahon white B215a dated 3rd November 1925 series 242/U 81508, a very scarce BIRMINGHAM b...

Auction 134
English Banknotes A set of four notes. All 000001. s B377. H99 000001. s B375. CL99 000001. s B369. KK99 000001. s B364. DL99 000001. A unique set of the highest rarity. All UNC.
£3,000

Auction 133
English Banknotes . T15. numbered pair. Extremely rare pair. Y/28 No. 048891 and Y/28 No. 048892. Both EF.
£3,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3268 : Ten Shilling Bradbury Dardanelles. T15. Consecutive numbered pair. Extremely rare pair. Y/28 No. 048...

Auction 133
English Banknotes . T1. Extremely rare. EF or better condition.
£3,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3237 : One Pound Bradbury. T1. Extremely rare. EF or better condition.

Auction 133
English Banknotes . note. Extra large format. Rare. EF to UNC.
£3,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 3236 : One Pound Bradbury. Trial note. Extra large format. Rare. EF to UNC.

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B228S. 2nd July 1929. . Serial 000/Q 00000. Very scarce. EF to UNC.
£3,000 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2530 : Five Pounds Catterns. B228S. 2nd July 1929. Specimen. Serial 000/Q 00000. Very scarce. EF to UNC.

Auction 140
English Banknotes s to £1596 face includes Fifty Pounds A02 (2) a pair, s B328 (2), s Page B326 (2), Ten Pounds Page B330 (34), Ten Pounds Somerset B346 (14), s Page B336 (19), Five Pounds Somerset B343 (28), One Pound B305 (11), One Pound Page B322 (228), One Pound Page S90M B321 (1), One Pound Page B320 (129), One Pound Page B339 (78), One Pound Page B340 A01N First Run a consecutive pair UNC, One Pound Somerset B341 (115), One Pound Page B337 (120), s Fforde B310 (50), (4) Five Pounds (2) 1972 and 1973, One Pound (2)1967 and 1969 issues, a high grade group with the majority in UNC and a good proportion are consecutively numbered
£2,900

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note, B241g dated 6th April 1937 series T288 36344 NEWCASTLE ON TYNE branch issue with faint rust mark otherwise about UNC - UNC and exceptionally rare especially in this grade
£2,800 London Coins : A165 : Lot 329 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note, B241g dated 6th April 1937 series T288 36344 NEWCASTLE ON TYNE bran...

Auction 133
English Banknotes . B239A. Guernsey s (10) Rare. VF to EF.
£2,800

Auction 118
English Banknotes , military and world in 3 Lindner albums (circa 176) includes T12.3 gFine, 10/- T30 R/20 GEF
£2,700

Auction 160
English Banknotes s B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7/Y 16382, MANCHESTER branch issue, (Pick308b), faint stains and ink marks top left, pressed EF, scarce
£2,700 London Coins : A160 : Lot 15 : One Hundred Pounds Nairne B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7/Y 16382, MANCHESTER branch issue, (Pic...

Auction 160
English Banknotes s B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7/Y 16400, MANCHESTER branch issue, (Pick308b), small ink number top left, pressed EF, scarce
£2,700 London Coins : A160 : Lot 16 : One Hundred Pounds Nairne B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7/Y 16400, MANCHESTER branch issue, (Pic...

Auction 159
English Banknotes Five Shillings (Crown) , B253, very scarce fractional war note never issued, these notes were prepared during WW2 as s because of a feared shortage of silver coins due to problems with the power supply at the royal mint, 8 million notes were printed and distributed to the clearing banks in 1941, the paper has no watermark but does have a security thread, the crisis at the Royal Mint passed and the notes were then not authorised for issue and were all supposedly destroyed, this note is one of a very few that survived and is therefore extremely scarce and an essential issue for any serious collector of British banknotes, some surface dirt, about VF
£2,700 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1480 : Five Shillings (Crown) Bank of England, Peppiatt B253, very scarce fractional war note never issued,... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1480 : Five Shillings (Crown) Bank of England, Peppiatt B253, very scarce fractional war note never issued,...

Auction 142
English Banknotes GB a in 8 small albums to signatures, s (6), s (29), s (33), s (31), (30), s (22), and an note from 2000 includes Five Pounds , One Pound Bradbury (2), One Pound (2), also includes First Runs, s and Column sorts, in mixed grades, along with a Book 'English Paper Money' by Vincent Duggleby 6th Edition
£2,600

Auction 134
English Banknotes £1 T14 issued 1915 issue with for 120 piastres, J/56 61107, pinholes & edge nicks Fine and very rare
£2,600 London Coins : A134 : Lot 112 : Treasury £1 Bradbury T14 issued 1915 Dardanelles issue with Arabic overprint for 120 piastres&...

Auction 131
English Banknotes T14 serial P/56 91719, WW1 Dardanelle , collectable and pleasant with some small damage at the corners and minor edge tears, a key note to GB treasury , about Fine and very scarce in any grade
£2,600 London Coins : A131 : Lot 202 : Treasury one pound Bradbury T14 serial P/56 91719, WW1 Dardanelle Arabic overprint, collecta...

Auction 121
English Banknotes Hundred pounds B208f dated 1st Aug.1913 serial 5/Y 02051, MANCHESTER branch issue, small paper split, bank stamps & inked numbers, VF-GVF and scarce
£2,500

Auction 160
English Banknotes s B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7/Y 16373, MANCHESTER branch issue, (Pick308b), faint ink annotation top left, EF, scarce
£2,500 London Coins : A160 : Lot 13 : One Hundred Pounds Nairne B208ff dated 28th May 1914 series 7/Y 16373, MANCHESTER branch issue, (Pic...

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B255S. . 5th December 1944. E00 000000. Very scarce. EF to UNC.
£2,500 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2609 : Five Pounds White Peppiatt. B255S. Specimen. 5th December 1944. E00 000000. Very scarce. EF to UNC.