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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Crimea

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Auction 169
World Bulk Lots , Khanate Ackes (50) issues average weight 0.48 grams each, 9 - 1ury an unattributed group Fair - VG
£25

Auction 168
English Cased Royal Mint Packs (72) Five Pound Crowns a 2-coin set 2005 and , Five Pound Crowns (11) 1993 40th Anniversary, 1996 Queen 70th Birthday, 1997 II and Golden Wedding, 1998 50th Birthday, 1999 (2), 2000 Millennium, 2001 Anniversary (2), 2008 Prince of Wales 60th Birthday, 2008 450th Anniversary of the of Queen Elizabeth I. Two Pounds (19) 1986 Games, 1989 Ter of the Bill of Rights, 1989 Tercentenary of the Claim of Right, 1994 Tercentenary of the Bank of England (2), 1995 Peace Dove (2), 1996 Euro 96 Football, 1997 Technology (2), 1999 Rugby World Cup (2), 2001 Marconi, 2003 DNA, 2004 's Locomotive, 2005 400th Anniversary of the , 2007 200th Anniversary of the , 2007 300th Anniversary of the Act of Union, 2008 100th Anniversary of the 1908 London s. Two Pounds a 2-coin set 1989 Bill and Claim of Rights, Two Pounds and Medal set 2005 (2) each comprising Two Pounds End of 60th Anniversary and Commemoration medal. Two Pounds 2006 a 2-coin set - The Man and Brunel - His Achievements. One Pound (20) 1983 (3,one in a Maxwell House sleeve), 1984 Scotland, 1985 Wales, 1986 Northern Ireland, 1987 England, 1988 (2), 1995 Wales (3) one with Welsh language sleeve, 1996 Northern Ireland, 1997 England, 1999 Scotland, 2004 Forth Rail Bridge, 2005 Menai Straits Bridge, 2006 Egyptian Arch, 2007 Gateshead Millennium Bridge, 2008 Royal Arms. Fifty Pence (6) 1994 D-Day Landings, 1998 , 2000 150 Years of Public Libraries, 2003 100th Anniversary of the WSPU, 2004 50th Anniversary of the first 4-Minute mile, 2007 100 Years of Scouting. Fifty Pences a 2-coin set 2006 - The Award and the Heroic Acts. Fifty Pences a 2-coin set 1998 Britannia and EU 25th Anniversary. Crowns (3) 1977 , 1980 80th Birthday, 1981 of and Lady Spencer. Britain's New Coinage 2004 3-coin sets (2) each comprising Two Pounds 2004 Trevithick's Locomotive, One Pound 2004 Forth Rail Bridge and Fifty Pence 2004 50th Anniversary of the first 4-minute mile. Britain's New Coinage 2005 a 3-coin set comprising Two Pounds 2005 400th Anniversary of the Gunpowder Plot, One Pound 2005 Menai Straits Bridge and Fifty Pence 2005 250th Anniversary of Samuel Johnson's Dictionary. Britain's First Decimal Coins 1968/71 (Ten Pence to Half New Pence) with an additional Half Penny. 1983 Heinz. Alderney Five Pound Crown 2004 - 150th Anniversary of the n War. Lustrous UNC in the Royal Mint packs of issue with some still sealed. Five Pound Crown 2005 Nelson UNC in sealed packet, and a Barclays Bank ' Coins of the Realm' pamphlet with a brief detail of rare dates on coinage.
£500

Auction 167
Ancient Coins Ancients and (30) Miletos, Ionia, One Twelfth late 6th Century BC, an imitative issue, d with traces of silver plating Obv: Head of Lion, Rev: Star Ornament within incuse square. Kyzikos,Mysia ( Minor) Hemi, Obv: Forepart of running boar with tunny facing upward behind, Rev: Head of roaring lion with K retrograde above, all within an incuse square. Kamarina, (413-405 BC) Onkia (Uncia) Obv: Head of Gorgon, Rev: Owl holding lizard, with KAM to left, a single pellet denoting the unit of currency. n Kingdom Philip II (359-336 BC) Ae18 Obv: Head of , right with hair bound with tania, Rev: Naked youth on horse, right, little lettering still visible. Macedonian Kingdom/ of Alexander (336-323 BC) Ae20 Uncertain Mint, Obv: Head of cles in lion-skin head-dress, Rev: AΛE≡ANANAP Bow and Quiver above with club below. Antigonid Kingdom Demetrios Poloirketes (294-288 BC) Ae14 uncertain mint, Obv: Head of Demetrios right wearing crested Helmet, Rev: Prow of galley with BA above. Antigonos Gonatas (277-239 BC) Head of Young Heracles clad in lions skin, Rev: Naked youth on horse right, BA in upper fields. Perseus (179-168 BC) Ae19 Head of Perseus wearing winged cap with raised sword to right, Rev: Eagle with wings open standing left on thunderbolt below. Thracis () Lysimachos (323-281 BC) Ae14Obv: Head of Heracles, right clad in lions skin, Rev: two-line inscription within corn wreath. Mesopotamia, , Asia Minor Seleukos I, Nikator (312-280 BC) Ae19 Obv: Winged Head of Med, Rev: Bull butting BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣEΛEYKOY and ≡ in field below. Antiochos II (261-246 BC) Ae12 Obv: Diademed Head right, Rev: Apollo seated naked on Omphalos, the sacred stone of Delphi, holding bow and arrow BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY (partly off flan). Seleukos II, Kings, Kallinikos (246-226 BC) Ae17 Obv: Head of in crested Corinthian Helmet, Rev: Nike standing left holding palm EY in field to left. Antiochos IV, Epiphanes (175-164 BC) Ae Chalkos, Obv: Radiate head right, Rev: Tyche enthroned and holding Nike with bird at feet, inscription mostly off flan, Antiochos VI Serrate Obv: Head of Antiochos as Dionysus, right, radiate and wreathed with ivy, Rev: Elephant advancing left holding torch with his trunk ΣTA over star in right field EПIфANOYΣ ΔIONYΣOY below. Antiochos VIII (121-96 BC) Ae19 Obv: Radiate Head right, Rev: Eagle standing left in background. Antiochos IX (113-95 BC) Ae19 Obv: Diademed head right, Rev: seated left holding Nike and sceptre AK below. Egypt - The Ptolemaic Kingdom I, Soter (305-283 BC) Ae27 Obv: Laureate Head of Zeus, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt legend unclear. Ptolemy II, Philadelphos (285-246 BC) Ae28 Obv: Laureate Head of Zeus right, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, with wings open, AM in left field. Ptolemy V, Epiphanes (204-180 BC) Silver Di Obv: Draped Bust of Ptolemy right, as Dionysus diademed and wreathed in ivy, ornamented pole over shoulder, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings open. Ptolemy VI, Philometor and II (180-145 BC) Ae28 Obv: Head of Cleopatra I as Isis, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings open, monogram ПA to left of eagle. Kingdom of Syracuse - Sicily Heiron II (275-216 BC) Ae18 Obv: Head of , left, wearing tainia, Rev: Ornamented Trident Head between two dolphins dividing IEPΩ - NOS in lower field. Republic of Syracuse - Sicily (214-212 BC) Ae22 Obv: Laureate Head of Apollo, left, Rev: Castor and Pollux on horseback, right. Thessalian League, Thessaly, Central , 196-146 BC Ae20 Obv: Laureate head of Apollo, right Rev: Athene Itonia. Kingdom of Pontus - , and Asia Minor - Mithradates VI, Eupator 'The Great; (120-63 BC) Obverse: Head of Athena, right wearing triple-crested helmet ornamented with Pegasus, the winged horse, Rev: Pegasus standing, facing, holding harp (hooked sword) and head of the Gorgon Medusa, whose body lies at his feet. City Issue of the Republic - City of Leukas, Akarnania (West Coast of Greece) after 167 BC, Obv: Head of Young Heracles in lions skin, Club right, legend unclear. Tarsos Cilicia, after 164 BC, Ae16 Obv: Turretted head of Tyche, Rev: Sandan standing right, on winged and horned lion, carrying bow-case and sword. City of Tyre, (Lebano
£300

Auction 167
World Bulk Lots n Khanate Akres (53) average weight 0.5 gram, generally VG - Fine an unattributed group in need of further research. the Crimean Khanate was a Turkic state that lasted from 1441 to 1783
£60

Auction 166
English Cased s 1971, 1980, and 2002. Mint Sets 1990, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1997, 2002, 2008 and 2008 Emblems these BU - FDC (some minor toning) in the s packaging as issued. Crowns £5 (8) and 50p 2014 in Royal Mint packs. £5 2009 Big Ben cupro crown Proof on the Royal Mint's card, a quantity of cupro-crowns including 1953 some in a collectors box, From Old Pennies to Decimal Pence Set, 1953-2003 UK Collection, World base metal mint sets and crowns in packs (5) n Crown and miniature medal set, these generally Unc - BU as issued, Egypt collectors coins unofficial set from circulation and a One Euro 12 coin mint set
£190

Auction 165
World Banknotes World around 47 notes mostly high grade issues early 1900's includes & - 1917 Exchange Notes 25 Rubles Pick S337 and 3 Rubles Pick S334. SOUTH RUSSIA - High Command of the Armed Forces 10000 Rubles 1919 Pick S425a (2). Along with State issues some of which imitations and Bank s. Prisoners of War stamped "Prisoner of war camp No.225". 1923 Bielefeld SILK NOTGELD 500 Mark. s (2) prefix DS83 and DS72. And Chine 1920s Confucius 'Strings of ' Red and black Confucius in red at top seal on reverse measueres around 25.7 cm in height and 6.9 cm in width.
£160

Auction 165
Medals Turkish Medal 1855 Instituted by Sultan Abdulmecid I, Reverse, aded to Serjt. F.Bussell M.T. , issued un-named, these were unofficially named later, the rank appears to be added later, Good Fine
£55 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1421 : Turkish Crimea Medal 1855 Instituted by Sultan Abdulmecid I, British Reverse, awarded to Serjt. F.Bu... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1421 : Turkish Crimea Medal 1855 Instituted by Sultan Abdulmecid I, British Reverse, awarded to Serjt. F.Bu...

Auction 162
World Banknotes & Eastern an (280) in 2 albums, with the majority being Russian, including North Russia Chaikovskii Government, Northwest Russia, , South Russia, North , , & , Russian Central , Peoples Republic, East SIberia, Samara Directory (Komuch), Don Government , District, , Government Bank, Volga-Kama , Soviet Administration City, Batum ( Administration), , District , , , , , , , plus Local Currency, Currency Tokens, Treasury Notes, Military issues, many early 20th Century and WW1 issues, a wide ranging collection with some scarce types seen, viewing recommended
£2,000

Auction 162
Medals 1854, no bar, unnamed as issued. Turkish Crimea 1855, issue, unnamed as issued. GVF. (2).
£180 London Coins : A162 : Lot 953 : Crimea 1854, no bar, unnamed as issued. Turkish Crimea 1855, British issue, unnamed as issued. GVF. ... London Coins : A162 : Lot 953 : Crimea 1854, no bar, unnamed as issued. Turkish Crimea 1855, British issue, unnamed as issued. GVF. ...

Auction 159
Medals 1854 Aded to George Andrews 41st , no clasps, official naming style on edge, NEF with signs of old cleaning, nicely retoned
£110

Auction 157
Medals Medals on stamp covers (10), replica n campaign medals set into an envelope with stamps franked with name of . Issued by Benham, . Assorted medals, 1853 copy, 1854 2 bars Balaklava & Sebastopol copy, 1939- 45 Star, Medal, Medals (2) copies, Campaign Medal bar copy, Operational Service Medal, copy, together with other assorted bars and ribbons , copy, Medal 1815, copy, Defence & War Medals. GVF. Together with a bag of assorted medal ribbons, photographs of medals and Buckingham Palace Memorial card & M.O.D. Veterans card. (4)
£95

Auction 153
English Cased The Historic Coins of Great Britain a 15-coin set mostly Crown-sized with many in silver 1820-1989, in mixed grades, includes modern Proof issues, 1971 FDC cased, One Pound 1987 Silver Proof, Fifty Pence a 2-coin set 1997 Large and Small sizes Silver Proofs, Crown 1977 Silver Proof, Royal Mint 50th Double Year Set 1953 and 2003 EF to UNC in the wallet of issue, 2012 , Five Pound Crowns (6) 1997 Golden , 1998 60th Birthday, 1999 , 2000 , 2001 Centenary, 2002 , Two Pounds (3) 1994 Tercentenary of the Bank of England, 2001 Marconi, 2003 DNA, One Pound (2) 1987 England, 1997 England, Fifty Pence a 2-coin set 2006 , The Award and the Heroic Acts, UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue. Five Pound Crowns 1990, 1993 UNC, Crown 1977 UNC in slide case, Fifty Pence collector set (6 coins) covering 1979-1997 issue, in mixed grades, Alderney Five Pound Crown 2010 , 1 Euro a 12 coin set 1999-2002 an issue from each of the 12 member states UNC, Australia One Dollar 1995 Walzing Silver Proof FDC boxed with certificate, Guernsey/Jersey/Alderney The n 150th Anniversary a 3-coin set Five Pound Crowns 2004 one from each island, plus a replica miniature Crimean War Medal, UNC in the Royal Mint pack of issue, along with Pre-Decimal and Decimal issues Halfcrown to Pennies all base metal issues (42) in mixed grades
£360

Auction 149
Medals Fancy Fair medals for Northern & Southern Hospitals 1849, (2), another 1872, Opening of asylum for deaf & dumb, 1875, Unveiling of Statue of Sister Dora, 1886. 1855, all struck in white metal (6). Together with a Toogood & Sons medal for excellence, silver plated in case. (7).
£80

Auction 148
English Cased Guernsey/Jersey/Alderney 2004 s a 3-coin set 150th of the n Silver s with coloured reverses FDC with miniature replica medal in the black case of issue with certificate, // Stamps and Miniature s a 3-part set UNC as issued in Royal Mail/ boxes, Silver Britannia Ingot Ring with four official hallmarks and a Britannia image, boxed with Royal Mint certificate, pendant, issued by the Royal Mint, containing taken from the , in a Royal Mint box with certificate, Silver Ingot pendant, with a 'Three Lions' logo and four signatures on the reverse, in a Royal Mint box with no certificate
£160

Auction 146
Medals Uniface "cliché" type bronze medals (10), nine with portraits (mainly king's & Queen's), one commemorating the . EF
£80

Auction 142
Medals Medal 1854, bar Sebastopol, unnamed, bar not fixed to suspension otherwise VF.
£100

Auction 138
World Cased World Sets in (6) 10 Yuan a 2-coin set 1999 comprising 10 Yuan 1999 Coin of Greeting Spring and 1999 Traditional Auspicious Matters .999 Silver Proofs with coloured reverses, Birds of the Fiji Islands Two Dollars 2007 a 4-coin set comprising Blue Crested Broadbill, Island Thrush, Collared Lory and White Collared Kingfisher .999 Silver Proofs with coloured reverses, Two Dollars 2007 Great Motorcycles of the 30's a 4-coin set comprising Two Dollars '1930 BSA Sloper', '1932 Brough Superior SS100', '1938 IZH 8', and '1931 Matchless Silver Hawk' .999 Silver Proofs with makers logo in colour on the reverse, // 2004 Five Pound Crowns a 3-coin set 150th of the n Silver Proofs with coloured reverses and miniature replica medal, New Zealand One Dollar 2005 Rugby The Lions Silver Proof FDC in the cases of issue with certificates, Alderney/Guernsey/Jersey 2004 60th Anniversary of D-Day a 3-coin set comprising Alderney Five Pound Crown 2004, Guernsey Five Pound Crown 2004, Jersey Five Pound Crown 2004 plus pin s of flags of GB, and and reproduction miniature medal and reproduction newsprint of June 6 1944 FDC in the tin of issue
£500

Auction 135
English Cased s (2) Twenty Pounds Lowther Year 2000 YR 20 prefix and Five Pound Crown 2000 Proof, Five Pounds Lowther 100th VR10 prefix with Five Pound Crown 2001 - UNC, Chl Islands 60th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings a 3-coin set comprising Five Pound Crowns 2004 Silver Proofs from Guernsey, Jersey and Alderney in a presentation tin with miniature replica medal, reproduction newspaper and pin s, The n 150th Anniversary a 3-coin set 2004 comprising Five Pound Crowns (3) from Guernsey, Jersey and Alderney Silver Proofs with a miniature replica medal, Australia One Dollar 2003 50th Anniversary of the Silver Proof, Australia and New Zealand Corps 90th Anniversary a 2-coin set 2005 comprising One Dollar Australia and One Dollar New Zealand Silver Proofs with coloured flags, Australia and New Zealand Army Corps 90th Anniversary a 2-coin set 2005 a 2-coin set UNC, GB Five Pound Crown 2010 UNC, Russia Medal and Stamp cover 1975 -Soyuz Space Mission Silver Proof UNC-FDC in the cases of issue with certificates, Medals (9) 25th Anniversary of the Investiture of the 63mm diameter in bronze Toned UNC, The Millennium medal 2000 63mm diameter UNC, of the Birth of R.J.Mitchell-Designer of the 63mm diameter in bronze Toned UNC, The Queen's Silver medal 2002 50 Years of Silver Proof, The Queen's 80th Birthday Medal 2006 in nickel- with a 3D picture of the Queen facing on the obverse, USA The Queen's Bicentennial visit 1976 50 grammes of .925 silver FDC, 80th Birthday 1980 in nickel-brass (2) UNC, Queen Mother 100th Birthday Glamis Castle in nickel-brass UNC mostly boxed as issued with certificates
£260

Auction 135
Medals Medal 1854, one bar Sebastopol, engraved naming (G.P.Heather, 2nd Master H.M.S. Rodney). With silver buckle on ribbon. GVF. With copy of roll.
£150

Auction 126
Medals Three groups to the Higgs family. 1) group of Four including: Crimea Medal bar Sebastopol (Driver Willm. Higgs R.H.A.) impressed naming but rank engraved, Turkish Crimea n issue, unnamed, suspension repair. Meritorious Medal, n issue (Sergt Major W. Higgs (Late R.A.) engraved naming, L.S. & G.C. Victorian issue (14 Serjt-Maj. W. H. Higgs R.H.A.) impressed naming. Sold with copied service papers. 2) & Medals (207969 Gnr. F.G.Higgs, R.A.) With s, dog tags & service docs. 3) group of five to Lt. F.C. Higgs R.A. including 1939-45 & & Stars, & War Medals and Efficiency Medal with Territorial suspension, G.VI.R. (Lt. F.C.Higgs R.A.). Crimea Fair other GVF
£500

Auction 123
Medals 1854, no bar, naming erased. Turkish Crimea 1855 n issue, cast copy, good very fine.
£30

Auction 111
Medals Medal 1854 in Silver, with 4 bars ALMA, Inkermann, Balaklava, and Sebastopol, with ribbon pale blue with yellow vertical edge stripes GVF, plus
£280

Auction 101
World Bulk Lots Krim (early ) circa 1760 a of minors in an album page (30) crude Poor-VG an unusual group
£75

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