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Australia Shilling George VI : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 168
World Banknotes (5) in various grades aVF/VF to EF comprising Bank ND (1938-1952) "" Issues including 10 s (3) including Pick 25b (2) serial numbers G/27 837944 & F/62 120600 signatures H. T. Armitage and S. G. McFarlane along with Pick 25d serial number B/18 797639 signatures H. C. Coombs and R. Wilson, both in orange on multicolour underprint featuring King George VI at right on obverse and Allegorical Manufacturers figures at centre on reverse. 1 Pick 26b serial number H/8 478813 signatures H. T. Armitage and S. G. McFarlane and the note in dark green on multicolour underprint featuring portrait of King George VI at right on obverse and Allegorical Pastoral figures shepherds with sheep on reverse. Along with a of Australia ND (1961-1965) Pound Issue Pick 35 serial number TC/77 273154 signatures H. C. Coombs and R. Wilson and the note in black on blue underprint featuring Arms at upper left and portrait of Sir John Franklin on obverse and reverse in blue featuring Cattle, sheep and agricultural products across centre reverse. Sir John Franklin was a Royal Navy officer and explorer of the . Franklin also served as Lieutenant-Governor of Van Diemen's Land from 1837 to 1843. He disappeared while on his last expedition, attempting to chart and navigate the Northwest Passage in the North n Arctic
£160 London Coins : A168 : Lot 105 : Australia (5) in various grades aVF/VF to EF comprising Commonwealth Bank ND (1938-1952) "Georg... London Coins : A168 : Lot 105 : Australia (5) in various grades aVF/VF to EF comprising Commonwealth Bank ND (1938-1952) "Georg...

Auction 168
World Banknotes & Coombs and Wilson signatures issues (6) in various grades good Fine - VF including 1 or2 with a Minor cleaning attempts comprising Commonwealth issues (4) including portrait issues pair of 10 s Pick 25d series B/9 425418 and 1 Pick 26d series X/19 661675. Along with ND 1953-60 issues (2) 1 Pound QE2 Pick 30 series HD/70 427369 and Pick 32 series WA/13 601905, Minor Annotations. Also the Reserve Bank issues (2) 10 Shillings Pick 33 series AH/60 627116 and Pick 35 series TC/77 796847.
£140 London Coins : A168 : Lot 106 : Australia Commonwealth & Reserve Bank Coombs and Wilson signatures issues (6) in various grades ... London Coins : A168 : Lot 106 : Australia Commonwealth & Reserve Bank Coombs and Wilson signatures issues (6) in various grades ...

Auction 168
World Banknotes World (24) a vast amalgamation of early and mid 1900's examples from various countries and issuers, including a fair amount of portrait issues and all in mixed grades averaging VG - Fine to VF - GVF. Some Scarce examples include 10 s Pick 38e dated 1st January 1941 signatures Robertson, Hayward & Banting serial number B/2 148532 printer BWC. 1 Pick 58d dated 2nd January 1937 signatures Gordon & Towers variety with wide signature panels serial number Z/L 0431960. (2) 10 Shillings Pick 33 signatures Coombs & Wilson along with 1 Pick 26b signatures Armitage & McFarlane, this note with substantial grafitti. 10 Pick 77a ND 1945 block 32 Wakeno Kiyomaro & Goo shrine and Scarce with these earlier block numbers. 25 Pick 10c dated 4th December 1945 signature Nixon. signature Fleming ND 1967 (3) including 10 Shillings Pick 158d, 1 Pound Pick 159d and a 1 Dollar Pick 163a. The lot includes notes from , B.A.F (2), , , (3), Japan (2), (2), (2), , Egypt, Netherland Indies Japanese Occupation, Australia (2), , Fiji and New Zealand (3)
£85 London Coins : A168 : Lot 305 : World (24) a vast amalgamation of early and mid 1900's examples from various countries and issu... London Coins : A168 : Lot 305 : World (24) a vast amalgamation of early and mid 1900's examples from various countries and issu...

Auction 167
World Banknotes World (40) an attractive in mostly very high grades average VF-GVF - about UNC - UNC includes a few lower grades and various issuers from early 1900's to modern. Comprising portrait 1940 & 1941 issues (17) including Pick 2, Pick 3, s Pick 6 (8), 10 Cents Pick 8 (3), Pick 9a (2), Pick 10a and 1 Dollar Pick 11. Malaya & 1 Dollar Pick 8A. George VI Pick 25a usual Pinholes. (2) including 5 s QE II portrait Pick 37 and George VI portrait Pick 28a date all in italic. Anglo- Government Noot 5 s Pick 55b dated 258th May 1900. Emirate Second signature 5000 Tengas note Pick 18c 918/AH1337. Banco De Londres Y Rio De La Plata 50 s Unissued Remainder Pick S238r dated 1st January 1872. Along with 1 Dollar Pick 42d, 50 Cents Pick 42a, Pick 52b (2), 2 Dollars Pick 94c, 1 Dollar Pick 38a, Pick 17a, Pick 105a and Pick 106a, St. Helena 1 Pound Pick 9a "ANGLIAE" in motto, George VI portrait 10 Cents Pick 323, QE2 portrait 1 Cent Pick 325c and 10 Dollars Pick 182g, class="rel_search_link" href="?page=Pastresults&searchterm=Mauritius&category=2&searchtype=1" rel="tag">Mauritius Pick 31b, 5 Dollars Pick 177, World War 2 ese Occupation 5 Cents (2), Farmers Bank 1 Pick 474, Emergency 1 Rupee Pick 19 and East Caribbean 5 Dollars (4) Pick 31d, 42k& 42L (2) along with 10 Dollars Pick 43. A very interesting and desirable group
£260

Auction 167
World Banknotes World (14) an exceptionally attractive amalgamation of notes in mostly higher grades VF - GVF to UNC. Comprising scarce issues such as the & Banking Corporation Pick 180a dated 14th December 1957 and bearing the serial number J/H 388886, and the note in brown on multicolour and an always attractive , Wilkinson & Co. design watermarked with a helmeted warrior and value underneath. 10 s Pick 33a ND 1961-1965 serial number AH/16 178691 signatures Coombs & Wilson, the note in black on multicolour and features a portrait of the English navigator and cartographer Matthew Flinders on obverse and the parliament building on reverse. Government Pick 18b dated 1st May 1957 and LAST series Z/1 377077 and another attractive Bradbury & Wilkinson print in brown on multicolour featuring a young portrait of H.M. the Queen with an illustration of the steamship SS Monarch of Bermuda in Hamilton harbour. 1 Dollar Pick 16b dated 1st January 1935 signature Rex Curall and serial number L/5 1700 and a BWC print in blue on multicolour featuring a portrait of King on obverse and a tiger on reverse. 200 Rubley Pick S423 High Command of The Armed Forces in South Russia 1919 series AB-021. 100 Pick 179d dated 3rd December 1987 (4) and a constively numbered set BJB 019557 - BJB 019560. n Republic a desirable denomination set (4) comprising TDLR print Pick 119c series of 1987 along with 1988 series 20 Pick 120c and US banknote Company print Pick 127 and Pick 128. Monerthary Authority 1 Dollar Pick 38a dated 1st June 1980 serial number A/5 079418 in green on multicolour featuring a portrait of H.M. the Queen and an unwreathed Coat of Arms. Pick 117n dated 1st October 1914 serial number SB489209N and Shanghai .
£120 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1672 : World (14) an exceptionally attractive amalgamation of notes in mostly higher grades VF - GVF to UNC... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1672 : World (14) an exceptionally attractive amalgamation of notes in mostly higher grades VF - GVF to UNC...

Auction 166
World Banknotes Bank ND (1933-1939) " Facing Front" Issues signed Riddle & Sheehan (2) comprising 10 s Pick 21 serial number D/69 429991 in orange on multicolour underprint featuring portrait of King George V at right on obverse Allegorical manufacturers at centre, Watermarked Prince of . Along with 1 Pick 22 serial number L/69 584493 in dark green on multicolour underprint featuring portrait of King George V at right on obverse and Allegorical pastoral figures men with sheep at centre on reverse. The first about Fine and the second about VF, both pressed and the 10 /- with Minor tears in the border area mentioned for accuracy
£170 London Coins : A166 : Lot 121 : Australia Commonwealth Bank ND (1933-1939) "George V Facing Front" Issues signed Riddle &a... London Coins : A166 : Lot 121 : Australia Commonwealth Bank ND (1933-1939) "George V Facing Front" Issues signed Riddle &a...

Auction 166
World Banknotes (10) in mixed grades comprising Fiji Government Administration 1937-1951 King portrait issues (3) 5 s Pick 37g dated 1st January 1946 signatures Robertson, Banting and Hayward serial number B/4 151287 and the note in blue on brown and blue underprint featuring King George VI facing 3/4 left and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse. 10 Shillings Pick 38k dated 1st June 1951 and last date of issue signatures Taylor, Donovan and Smith serial number B/5 162141 and the note in brown on blue underprint featuring King George VI facing 3/4 left and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse. 1 Pick 40d dated 1st August 1949 signatures Taylor, Banting and Smith serial number B/4 174876 and the note in green on red underprint featuring a portrait of King George VI now facing forward and Coat of Arms at upper centre. Fiji Government 1942 World War II Emergency Shillings issues (3) 1 Pick 47a dated 1st July 1942 serial number P/1 039396 signatures Robertson, Martin and Banting and this black on green underprint featuring a holed Penny coin at lower right and Coat of Arms in the underprint and the reverse with a guilloche panel and the reverse of the Penny Coin dated 1942. This note although it was nothing of value at the time was a source of amusement for the n GI's that were in Fiji, because it featured a holed Penny on the note and they thought of a penny in very different terms. Being low value and paper many of the GI's sent them back to their families with their letters home. 1 Shilling Pick 49b dated 1st September 1942 Block letter B 5-digit serial number 00798 signatures Robertson, Banting & Martin and partial watermark "Gowen EXTRA STRONG". Pick 50a dated 1st January 1942 serial number 159168 signatures Robertson, Hayward & Banting. The 1 Penny printed by Government Printer and the Shillings - Fiji Government Printer, letter press. Fiji Government British Administration H.M. Queen young portrait 1953-67 issues (3) Pick 51d dated 1st September 1964 serial number C/13 172650 signatures Richie, Griffiths & Cruickshank and the note in grey-blue on lilac underprint. 10 Shillings Pick 52e dated 1st October 1965 signatures Richie, Griffiths & Cruickshank (2) close serial numbers C/9 84561 & C/9 84580. The notes in brown on pink, yellow and green underprint. Government of Fiji Ad-Interim Currency Board Pick 64a ND 1971 serial number A/2 690284 signature Wesley Barret titled Chairman Currency Board and the note in blue-green on multicolour featuring H.M. II at right and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse and Thatched bure (house) and coconut Palm trees on reverse.
£160

Auction 166
World Banknotes (3) comprising Pick 25b issued by Bank of Australia, ND (1939-1952), signed Armitage & McFarlane, series F64 842908, featuring portrait obverse and Manufacturers on reverse. Ten Shillings Pick 33 issued by of Australia, ND (1961-1965), signed Coombes & Wilson, featuring Matthew Flinders portrait obverse and Parliament house, Canberra on reverse. Pick 35 issued by Reserve Bank of Australia, ND(1960-1965), signed Coombes & Wilson, featuring Sir John Franklin portrait obverse and Bull, Sheep,Cow,Fruit,Boomerang,Shield on reverse, all three notes cleaned and pressed VF or near so
£80 London Coins : A166 : Lot 104 : Australia (3) comprising Ten Shillings Pick 25b issued by Commonwealth Bank of Australia, ND (1939-1... London Coins : A166 : Lot 104 : Australia (3) comprising Ten Shillings Pick 25b issued by Commonwealth Bank of Australia, ND (1939-1...

Auction 166
World Banknotes 10 s (2) series F/81 866119, signed Armitage & McFarlane issued 1942 and series B/37 884567 signed Coombs & Wilson issued 1952, portrait King at right, (Pick25b & Pick25d), cleaned & pressed VF
£42 London Coins : A166 : Lot 114 : Australia Commonwealth 10 Shillings (2) series F/81 866119, signed Armitage & McFarlane issued 1... London Coins : A166 : Lot 114 : Australia Commonwealth 10 Shillings (2) series F/81 866119, signed Armitage & McFarlane issued 1...

Auction 165
World Banknotes World (5) a group in mixed grades includes about UNC & early issues 1940s comprising Pick 36a dated 1st June 1948 straight edge at left George VI & Thuparama pagoda, Anuradhapura stamp on reverse. Pick 8 dated 1st July 1941 uniface George VI portrait at left. Australia 1 Pick 26b signed Armitage & McFarlane George VI & Shepherds. Along with Stamps (2) Inland Revenue Beer Duty One Barrel Green 9 s 1881 and Reply Coupon model Type I Australia 2 1/2 d Blue Britannia holding trident & shield facing right looking towards arriving sailing ship with issue/exchange office circles to left & right watermarked GVR & printed Waterlow & Sons Limited London last line reads "... OF THE MONTH OF ISSUE"
£70 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1103 : World (5) a group in mixed grades includes about UNC Asia & Australia early George VI issues 194... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1103 : World (5) a group in mixed grades includes about UNC Asia & Australia early George VI issues 194...

Auction 161
World Banknotes 10 s issued 1942 series F/81 772267, signed Armitage & McFarlane, portrait King at right, (Pick25b), cleaned & pressed about VF
£50 London Coins : A161 : Lot 185 : Australia Commonwealth 10 Shillings issued 1942 series F/81 772267, signed Armitage & McFarlane,... London Coins : A161 : Lot 185 : Australia Commonwealth 10 Shillings issued 1942 series F/81 772267, signed Armitage & McFarlane,...

Auction 159
World Banknotes (6), 5 s (2) issued 1941 signed Armitage & McFarlane, portrait King at left, (Pick27b), 1 Pound issued 1949 signed Coombs & Watts, portrait King George VI at right, (Pick26c), 10 s issued 1939 orange signature Sheehan & McFarlane, portrait King George VI at right, (Pick25a), 10 Shillings issued 1942 signed Armitage & McFarlane, portrait King George VI at right, (Pick25b), 10 Shillings issued 1961 signed Coombs & Wilson, portrait Mathew Flinders at right, (Pick33a), mixed grades, needs viewing
£75 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1582 : Australia Commonwealth (6), 5 Pounds (2) issued 1941 signed Armitage & McFarlane, portrait King ... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1582 : Australia Commonwealth (6), 5 Pounds (2) issued 1941 signed Armitage & McFarlane, portrait King ...

Auction 119
World Banknotes 10 s sined Coombs/Wilson issued 1952 prefix B/47, Pick25d, a few stains, gFine to VF £55

Auction 111
World Banknotes 10 s, portrait, Pick25c, issued 1949, cleaned & pressed, VF but looks better £50

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