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East Africa Currency Board

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Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board 1930's issues (4) comprising a George V portrait 5 s Pick 20 dated 1st January 1933 with an attractive BINARY serial number J/7 50000 in good Fine or near so. Along with portrait issues in VF - GVF (3) including Pick 28a dated 1st June 1939 and the variety with all numbers and letters in the date in italic serial number N/1 04165. 10 Shillings both dated 1st June 1939 (2) comprising 2 varieties including Pick 26B with numbers and letters in date partly in italic and upright and printer's imprint at lower centre on obverse serial number K/2 87350. Along with Pick 29a date numbers and letters all in italic serial number J/2 97909. All printed by Thomas & Co. Ltd London and watermarked with East African Currency Board monogram in hexagonal panels across the whole of the note. A Scarce and very attractive group
£340 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1477 : East Africa Currency Board 1930's issues (4) comprising a George V portrait 5 Shillings Pick 20... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1477 : East Africa Currency Board 1930's issues (4) comprising a George V portrait 5 Shillings Pick 20...

Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board (4) a fine early collection of Scarce issues in about VF-VF to EF-GEF comprising a King George V portrait 5 s Pick 20 dated 1st January 1933 serial number K/4 94597 3 signatures. Along with King portrait issues (3) including 1 Shillings Pick 27 dated 1st January 1943 serial number A/10 85413 4 signatures. Pick 28a dated 1st July 1941 serial number T/6 53769 3 signatures. And 20 Shillings = 1 Pick 30b dated 1st August 1951 serial number B/70 62009 4 signatures. All Thomas printing and very collectable
£320 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1474 : East Africa Currency Board (4) a fine early collection of Scarce issues in about VF-VF to EF-GEF com... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1474 : East Africa Currency Board (4) a fine early collection of Scarce issues in about VF-VF to EF-GEF com...

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 Currency Board 1 Pick 8 dated 1st May 1920 serial number B/7 20232 3 signatures at lower centre. A Thomas printing in olive-brown and red featuring a lion with a bust of King at right on obverse. The reverse in blue displaying a Hippopotamus with native spears and shield below. VF or near so and Exceptionally Rare note very seldom seen and offered with very few possible survivors left
£200 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1475 : East Africa Currency Board 1 Florin Pick 8 dated 1st May 1920 serial number B/7 20232 3 signatures a... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1475 : East Africa Currency Board 1 Florin Pick 8 dated 1st May 1920 serial number B/7 20232 3 signatures a...

Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board 100 s = 5 s Pick 31b dated Nairobi 1st October 1949 serial number C/7 70614 4 signatures. A Thomas print in blue-black on green and lilac underprint featuring a portrait of King at upper left on obverse. The reverse displaying a guilloche panel with a Lion at centre. Original and fresh VF or slightly better, paper still retaining relative crispiness and an Exceptionally Rare denomination always sought after by various collectors
£200 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1476 : East Africa Currency Board 100 Shillings = 5 Pounds Pick 31b dated Nairobi 1st October 1949 serial n... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1476 : East Africa Currency Board 100 Shillings = 5 Pounds Pick 31b dated Nairobi 1st October 1949 serial n...

Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board 5 s Pick 33 1953-57 issues (3) comprising a first year of issue dated 31st March 1953 serial number G53 17882. Along with 1st October 1957 (2) serial numbers M58 29343 and N30 13027. All Thomas printing in blue-black on orange-brown underprint featuring a crowned portrait of H.M. the Queen at right on obverse and a guilloche panel with Lion on reverse. The first Fine, second VF, third good Fine - VF
£200 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1479 : East Africa Currency Board 5 Shillings Pick 33 1953-57 issues (3) comprising a first year of issue d... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1479 : East Africa Currency Board 5 Shillings Pick 33 1953-57 issues (3) comprising a first year of issue d...

Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board Queen portrait ND 1950-60's issues (4) comprising the 4 signatures at right variety (4) including 5 s Pick 37 prefix L11, 10 Shillings Pick 38 (2) prefixes N1 and D9 and 20 Shillings Pick 39 prefix C15. Also includes the 3 signatures at left and 4 at right variety 20 Shillings Pick 43b with top left signature of A. L. Adu serial number Q24 15134. All Thomas prints and watermarked with a Lion's head. All Very scarce, the 4 signature variety group average good Fine - VF, the later GEF
£160 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1481 : East Africa Currency Board Queen Elizabeth II portrait ND 1950-60's issues (4) comprising the 4... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1481 : East Africa Currency Board Queen Elizabeth II portrait ND 1950-60's issues (4) comprising the 4...

Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board 20 s = 1 Pick 35 dated Nairobi 1st January 1955 serial number G66 62332, 4 signatures at lower right. A Thomas printing in blue-black on yellow and orange underprint featuring a crowned portrait of H.M. the Queen at upper right. The reverse features a guilloche panel with a Lion at centre. Original fresh and crisp About UNC and very Rare in this high grade
£150 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1478 : East Africa Currency Board 20 Shillings = 1 Pound Pick 35 dated Nairobi 1st January 1955 serial numb... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1478 : East Africa Currency Board 20 Shillings = 1 Pound Pick 35 dated Nairobi 1st January 1955 serial numb...

Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board a near complete denomination set of the ND (1964) "Lake" issues (4) comprising 5 s Pick 45 (2) serial numbers R998257 and Y294385. 10 Shillings Pick 46a serial number B940404. And 20 Shillings Pick 47 serial number J 853478. All very Scarce and watermarked with Rhinoceros head. The 5 and 20 Shillings VF or near so, the 10 shillings GEF
£90 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1480 : East Africa Currency Board a near complete denomination set of the ND (1964) "Lake" issues...

Auction 165
World Banknotes (4) The East African Currency Board Nairobi 1 s Pick 27 dated 1st January 1943 & Lion (3) series A/37 20440 GVF, series A/52 53641 EF small light stain on reverse and series A/58 26652 Fine. Along with 10 Shillings Pick 26B dated 1st June 1939 George VI & Lion without printers name and date numbers and letters partially in italic and upright VG
£120 London Coins : A165 : Lot 890 : East Africa (4) The East African Currency Board Nairobi 1 Shillings Pick 27 dated 1st January 1943  ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 890 : East Africa (4) The East African Currency Board Nairobi 1 Shillings Pick 27 dated 1st January 1943  ...

Auction 161
World Banknotes n Currency Board 1 dated 1st May 1920 series A/88 12019, portrait King at right, (Pick8a), some dirt/stains, a few tiny pinholes, Fine
£190 London Coins : A161 : Lot 256 : East African Currency Board 1 Florin dated 1st May 1920 series A/88 12019, portrait King George V at... London Coins : A161 : Lot 256 : East African Currency Board 1 Florin dated 1st May 1920 series A/88 12019, portrait King George V at...

Auction 161
World Banknotes n Currency Board (6), 1 dated 1943, (Pick27) good VF, dated 1943, (Pick28b) pinholes, Fine, 5 Shillings, 10 Shillings & 20 Shillings (2) issued 1958 - 1960, (Pick37 - Pick39), Fine to good Fine
£160 London Coins : A161 : Lot 255 : East African Currency Board (6), 1 Shilling dated 1943, (Pick27) good VF, 5 Shillings dated 1943, (P... London Coins : A161 : Lot 255 : East African Currency Board (6), 1 Shilling dated 1943, (Pick27) good VF, 5 Shillings dated 1943, (P...

Auction 161
World Banknotes British (3), n Currency Board 10 s issued 1958 - 1960 series G4 88181, portrait Queen at top left, (Pick38) good VF, 1 Dollar dated 1958 series H3-146139, portrait II at right, (Pick7c) good VF, Dated 1941 series F/71 063166, portrait King at right, (Pick13) slightly discoloured good Fine
£150 London Coins : A161 : Lot 212 : British Commonwealth (3), East African Currency Board 10 Shillings issued 1958 - 1960 series G4 8818... London Coins : A161 : Lot 212 : British Commonwealth (3), East African Currency Board 10 Shillings issued 1958 - 1960 series G4 8818...

Auction 160
World Banknotes & World, Commonwealth in an album (163), , n Currency Board, , Southern , Rhodesia & , Rhodesia, , St. Helena, , , , , , , , Malaya & , , British , , British Caribbean, Eastern Caribbean, & . Includes Straits Settlements dated 1929, (Pick11a) Fine, 10 Dollars dated 1933, (Pick18a) Fine, British Guiana dated 1942, (Pick13c) Fine, 10 Dollars dated 1947, (Pick27a) about VF, British Caribbean dated 1961, (Pick11b) Fine, Ceylon dated 1945, (Pick38a) small edge tear, about VF, East African Currency Board 1 date1920 (Pick8a) Fine, 100 s issued 1964, (Pick48a) Uncirculated, 5 s dated 1945, (Pick11b) Fine, Rhodesia & Nyasaland dated 1961, (Pick22b) good Fine, and many more, a fabulous collection of King , VI and Queen . Also two further albums (190+) of mostly , some Africa and a few , strength in Indo and , including 100 dated 1919, (Pick39) Fine, dated 1901, (Pick5) about Fine, a very rare opporty to acquire a wide variety of commonwealth notes and many others.
£28,000 London Coins : A160 : Lot 280 : Commonwealth & World, Commonwealth collection in an album (163), Ceylon, East African Currency B... London Coins : A160 : Lot 280 : Commonwealth & World, Commonwealth collection in an album (163), Ceylon, East African Currency B...

Auction 159
World Banknotes n Currency Board 100 s or 5 s dated 1st October 1949 series C/6 34795, portrait King at top left, four signatures, lion on reverse, (Pick31b), good VF
£320 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1657 : East African Currency Board 100 Shillings or 5 Pounds dated 1st October 1949 series C/6 34795, portr... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1657 : East African Currency Board 100 Shillings or 5 Pounds dated 1st October 1949 series C/6 34795, portr...

Auction 159
World Banknotes n Currency Board (5), 10 s dated 1st February 1956, portrait Queen at bottom right, (Pick34), good Fine, (2) dated 1956 & 1957, portrait II at bottom right, (Pick33), Fine & good Fine, 1 Shilling (2) dated 1st January 1943, portrait King at left, (Pick27), one pressed, both EF
£150 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1655 : East African Currency Board (5), 10 Shillings dated 1st February 1956, portrait Queen Elizabeth II a... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1655 : East African Currency Board (5), 10 Shillings dated 1st February 1956, portrait Queen Elizabeth II a...

Auction 159
World Banknotes n Currency Board 20 s or 1 dated 1st January 1952 last date of issue, series C/19 35626, portrait King at top right, (Pick30b), some foxing and toning to border, about VF
£100 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1658 : East African Currency Board 20 Shillings or 1 Pound dated 1st January 1952 last date of issue, serie... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1658 : East African Currency Board 20 Shillings or 1 Pound dated 1st January 1952 last date of issue, serie...

Auction 159
World Banknotes World & GB accumulation (36), including , n Currency Board, Indo, , Armed Forces 5 s, UNC (17), and a scarce One ship note, M.V.Sobieski shipping lines dated 1943, interesting lot, mixed grades
£95 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1911 : World & GB accumulation (36), including Nigeria, East African Currency Board, French Indochina, ... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1911 : World & GB accumulation (36), including Nigeria, East African Currency Board, French Indochina, ...

Auction 159
World Banknotes n Currency Board 5 s dated 1st September 1950 series D/35 91865, portrait King at bottom left, (Pick28b), almost VF
£80 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1659 : East African Currency Board 5 Shillings dated 1st September 1950 series D/35 91865,  portrait King G... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1659 : East African Currency Board 5 Shillings dated 1st September 1950 series D/35 91865,  portrait King G...

Auction 159
World Banknotes n Currency Board 10 s dated 1st January 1949 series B/15 69871, portrait King at bottom left, (Pick29b), blue ink marks to top border, some dirt, Fine
£40 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1656 : East African Currency Board 10 Shillings dated 1st January 1949 series B/15 69871,  portrait King Ge... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1656 : East African Currency Board 10 Shillings dated 1st January 1949 series B/15 69871,  portrait King Ge...

Auction 158
World Banknotes n Currency Board 5 s dated 1st January 1952 series F/38 99652, Pick29b, last date of issue, portrait at left, VF
£110 London Coins : A158 : Lot 241 : East African Currency Board 5 Shillings dated 1st January 1952 series F/38 99652, Pick29b, last date... London Coins : A158 : Lot 241 : East African Currency Board 5 Shillings dated 1st January 1952 series F/38 99652, Pick29b, last date...

Auction 156
World Banknotes n Currency Board 20 s dated 1st January 1952 series B/76 09536, Pick30b, a few edge nicks, Fine+
£125 London Coins : A156 : Lot 126 : East African Currency Board 20 shillings KGVI dated 1st January 1952 series B/76 09536, Pick30b, a f... London Coins : A156 : Lot 126 : East African Currency Board 20 shillings KGVI dated 1st January 1952 series B/76 09536, Pick30b, a f...

Auction 153
World Banknotes (8) 5 s 1/1/1938 unlisted for this date, Near Fine, pressed and with some pinholes and splits in the centre, 1/10/1957 Pick 33 VF pressed, East African Currency Board (5) 1 shilling dated 1943 Pick27, 10 shillings 1964 Pick46a and 20 shillings 1964 Pick47a, cleaned & pressed, Fine to good Fine, 5 shillings QE2 issued 1958-60 series Q14, Pick37, 10 shillings issued 1961 series P15, Pick42a and 20 shillings issued 1961 series K23, Pick43a, all pressed Fine to VF
£300 London Coins : A153 : Lot 308 : East Africa (8) East Africa Currency Board 5 Shillings 1/1/1938 unlisted for this date, Near Fine, p... London Coins : A153 : Lot 308 : East Africa (8) East Africa Currency Board 5 Shillings 1/1/1938 unlisted for this date, Near Fine, p...

Auction 152
World Banknotes n Currency Board (2) 1 dated 1943 Pick27 and QE2 dated 1955 series H80 34207 Pick33, both pressed VF
£120

Auction 148
World Banknotes n Currency Board 5 s dated 1st October 1957, QE2 portrait at right, series M87 59375, Pick33, possibly lightly pressed but looks UNC
£160 London Coins : A148 : Lot 220 : East African Currency Board 5 shillings dated 1st October 1957, QE2 portrait at right, series M87 59... London Coins : A148 : Lot 220 : East African Currency Board 5 shillings dated 1st October 1957, QE2 portrait at right, series M87 59...

Auction 120
World Banknotes Currency Board (8) 1 s (2) Pick27, 1939 & 1941 Pick28a, QE2 5 shillings Pick37, 10 shillings Pick42a, 20 shillings Pick39 and Pick40, a good range, average Fine to about VF
£190

Auction 115
World Banknotes Currency Board (4) QE2 portrait 5 Pick37 & 100 shilling Pick40 repaired plus sailboat series 5 shilling Pick45 & 100 shilling Pi
£55

Auction 115
World Banknotes Currency Board (3) portrait types, 5 s 1939 Pick28a Fine+, 10 shillings 1938 (1st date) Pick29a pressed Fine & 20 shilli
£50

Auction 115
World Banknotes Currency Board (2) QE2 portrait types, 5 s 1956, Pick33 VG & repaired plus 20 shillings 1955 Pick35, slight corner damage, about V
£35

Auction 113
World Banknotes Currency Board 10 s dated 1953, Pick 34, first date, QE2 portrait, prefix E20, GVF
£160

Auction 113
World Banknotes Currency Board (4) portrait 1 1943 Pick27, (2) 1943 & 1952 Pick28b and 20 shillings 1950 Pick 30b, all Fine
£75

Auction 113
World Banknotes Currency Board 5 s dated 1933, portrait Pick 20, pinholes and light abrasion on the reverse, about Fine
£48

Auction 113
World Banknotes Currency Board 10 s dated 1950, portrait Pick 29b, pressed, gFine
£36

Auction 113
World Banknotes Currency Board (2) QE2 portrait 5 s 1957 Pick 33 last date 1 pinhole Fine and 20 shillings 1953 Pick 35 first date gFine
£30

Auction 111
World Banknotes n Currency Board (5) all QE2 portrait, 5 1957 Pick33, 20 shilling 1953 Pick35, 10 shilling Pick38, 20 shilling Pick39 and 100 shil
£150

Auction 111
World Banknotes World accumulation (23) some and Currency Board noted, average Fine
£26

Auction 107
World Banknotes (2) The East African Currency Board Nairobi 1st September 1950 and both VF
£42

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