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London Coins Auction 171
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Auction 170
English Banknotes GB & World a very pleasing and wide in an album (60) in various grades Good/VG to UNC. Ranging from early & issues to modern and including a group of notes. Comprising a Second issue Treasury 1 Pound T31 issued 1923 prefix L1/37. A Britannia medallion 1 Pounds (5) including the Emergency World War II B249 Blue/Pink issues (2) along with the regular Green Post-war B260 Threaded issues (3) prefixes U55A, W95A and X33A. An O'Brien Lion & Key 5 Pounds B277 Shaded Symbol 1957 prefix D33. 5 Pounds QE2 portrait & seated child Britannia B297 1963 prefix C26. issues (4) including the Lion & Key 10 Pounds B316 prefix A58 and a selection of 10 Shillings QE2 portrait (3) including B309 first series prefix 81R and B310 prefixes B38N and last series D12N. A group of (10) including the 2 designs 1 Pounds QE2 portrait B320 1970 issues (5) a set Y45D 648139 - Y45D 648143 along with a consecutive set of the QE2 pictorial (5) series L34 259440 - L34 259444. (4) including a selection of 1 Pounds QE2 pictorial B341 W Reverse issues 1981 (3) close numbers prefix CY82 along with a 5 Pounds the B343 L reverse issue 1980 prefix JY66. (2) including a 20 Pounds Michael Faraday B358 issue 1991 with a FIRST RUN and fairly low serial number A01 006715 along with a 5 Pounds. A 20 Pounds Michael Faraday B374 issue 1993 with a LOW FIRST RUN serial number X01 001439 given the first 1000 were not issued making this note number 439. A group of the new issues (6) including 5 Pounds Churchill B414 (4) with various prefixes and a consecutive pair of the 10 Pounds (2) prefix CD49. The group of ERROR notes include a Page 5 Pounds the Duke of Wellington B334 L Reverse issue 1973 with a partial offset mirror image of the obverse design on the reverse. A Page 1 Pound QE2 portrait B322 issue 1970 with a different serial numbers - BT06 788815 at top left and BT06 788825 at lower right. A Somerset 10 Pounds B348 L Reverse 1984 series AU46 984809 with a paper crease during printing in an acute angle across the Queen's picture, this note with 2 sets of small pinholes in the body of the note. And a 20 Pounds Kentfield B371 issue 1991 series T06 676486 with the obverse design with a Misaligned Printing causing signature and Bank's title to appear in incorrect position with a part of the bottom note's bank title to appear at bottom margin, also a part of the Queen's face misprinted with the arrow design at left. The world notes include issues from Brazil, China, Italy, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Germany and France along with a few , World War 2 period Allied military notes and a set of Fantasy 'Hell Bank Notes' with matching serials E64865 and illustrations of Marilyn Monroe, John F. Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy. An interesting and desirable selection certain to attract the attention of collectors and dealers alike
£380

Auction 169
English Cased Fifty Years of the Fifty Pence 2019 a 5-coin set. British Culture - Proof Piedforts S.PGC26, comprising new issues of previously issued designs: Britannia Reverse S.H53, The First 4-Minute Mile S.H54, 100 Years of Scouting, S.H55, 100 Years of Girlguiding S.H56, and 250th of Kew Gardens S.H57, all coins now dated 2019, S.PGC26, a very impressive and desirable set, with these coins only available in this set, no individual coins have been issued. In the box of issue with certificate and booklet. Certificate number 10 of only 50 sets issued.
£8,000 London Coins : A169 : Lot 454 : Fifty Years of the Fifty Pence 2019 a 5-coin set. British Culture - Gold Proof Piedforts S.PGC26, co... London Coins : A169 : Lot 454 : Fifty Years of the Fifty Pence 2019 a 5-coin set. British Culture - Gold Proof Piedforts S.PGC26, co...

Auction 167
English Banknotes 5, 10 and 20 Pounds (28) all in very high grades mostly UNC and some in ly numbered sets comprising 5 Pounds QE2 & Elizabeth Fry B393 issues 2002 (8) serial numbers HA52 712201 through HA52 712208. 10 Pounds QE2 & Charles B388 "THE COMPANY" issued 2000 (17) including a consecutive set of 4 serial numbers AC26 313048 through AC26 313051 along with prefixes AA11, AA15, AA23, AA25, AA28, AA29, AA30, AA39, AA54(2), AA66, AA67 and AB33. 20 Pounds QE2 & Sir Edward Elgar B386 issued 1999 (3) a consecutive set serial numbers AJ04 314055 - AJ04 314057.
£340 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1406 : Bank of England Lowther 5, 10 and 20 Pounds (28) all in very high grades mostly UNC and some in cons... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1406 : Bank of England Lowther 5, 10 and 20 Pounds (28) all in very high grades mostly UNC and some in cons...

Auction 167
English Banknotes 10 Shillings to 5 Pounds 1950's to 1980's issues (8) in mixed grades mostly UNC comprising 1 Pound Green B268 issue 1950 serial number Z90B 301143. O'Brien 1955 Britannia Medallion issues (2) including 10 Shillings B271 Red-Brown serial number C26Y 671136 along with a 1 Pound B273 Green serial number U84K 050759. 10 Shillings QE2 portrait & seated Britannia B310 Red-brown 1967 issue serial number C05N 335677. 1 Pounds QE2 pictorial & Sir Isaac B341 W Reverse issue 1981 (2) a pair DS03 034308 & DS03 034309. 5 Pounds QE2 & The B353 L Reverse issues 1988 (2) a consecutive pair LAST series SE32 761259 - SE32 761260.
£50

Auction 165
English Banknotes s QE2 pictorial & William (2) comprises B350 issue 1981 last series J14 881868 about UNC - UNC and B328 issue 1970 series C26 532808 GEF - about UNC
£110 London Coins : A165 : Lot 110 : Twenty Pounds QE2 pictorial & William Shakespeare (2) comprises Somerset B350 issue 1981 last se... London Coins : A165 : Lot 110 : Twenty Pounds QE2 pictorial & William Shakespeare (2) comprises Somerset B350 issue 1981 last se...

Auction 134
World Banknotes £5 dated 1st September 1949 series C264-703 signed Dandie/Brown, Pick259d, pressed VF
£42

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B377 (3) Errors. C25 355751, C26 355751 and C27 355751. Three notes of prefix all showing large extra paper at right hand side. A striking set of three. Very scarce and most unusual.
£950

Auction 130
English Banknotes s B297 issued 1963 1st series prefix A29 UNC, Five pounds Hollom B297 issued 1963 prefix B71 UNC, Five pounds Hollom B297 issued 1963 prefix C26 UNC, Five pounds Hollom B297 issued 1963 prefix H04 UNC, Five pounds Hollom B297 issued 1963 prefix L51 UNC, Five pounds B362 (2) issued 1991 first run prefix R01and mid-run U11, Stephenson reverse, both UNC
£140

Auction 130
English Banknotes B288 (13) QE2 portrait issued 1963 various prefixes from C60N to A48Y, some lower grades, many aUNC or better, One pound Hollom B293 QE2 portrait issued 1963 prefix M08N, UNC, One pound B273 (7) issued 1955 prefixes A75L, B14L, C26L, D37L, E28L, H03L and J95L, average GVF-EF, a few aUNC
£60

Auction 129
English Banknotes B273 (5) issued 1955, prefixes A58L pressed EF, C26L small edge stain GVF, D67L UNC, H22L GVF& last series K09L about EF
£26

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