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Medal : World Banknotes

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Auction 166
World Banknotes (22) in mixed grades comprising issues (17) consisting of O'Brien (5) including 10 s B271 Red-Brown Britannia lion issue 1955 prefix C56Y and 10 Shillings QE2 portrait & seated Britannia B286 issue 1961 (4) prefixes D93, D59, E66 & first series A05. (9) 10 Shillings QE2 & seated Britannia 1967 issues (5) including B309 (2) prefixes 79Z & 68Y and B310 prefixes A11N, A30N and B90N along with 5 s QE2 & seated child Britannia B312 issue 1967 (4) including prefixes T66 and a constive trio Z06 these about UNC - UNC. 1 Pound QE2 & seated Britannia B320 issue 1970 prefix Y39E. 1 Pounds QE2 pictorial & Sir Isaac B341 issues 1981 (2) prefixes DW05 & DY12. Along with 1 Pounds Commemorative issues celebrating 100th Anniversary of Death of Robert Louis Stevenson Pick 358a (Calloway-Murphy RB94, BY SC835) dated 3rd December 1994 and signed G.R.Mathewson (5) in 2 ly numbered runs - a trio RLS0546101 through RLS0546103 and a pair RLS0546049 & RLS0546050, these also UNC.
£140 London Coins : A166 : Lot 258 : Great Britain (22) in mixed grades comprising Bank of England issues (17) consisting of O'Brien... London Coins : A166 : Lot 258 : Great Britain (22) in mixed grades comprising Bank of England issues (17) consisting of O'Brien...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Deep Blue Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 10/N 1234 signatures Bilsland for Governor & Watson for Treasurer with 3 punchhole cancels across the signatures and blue diagonally across obverse and reverse with design similar to that of Pick 106 (Calloway-Murphy BA 107a). The note with deep blue border margins and in blue and light brown with lion at centre, arms and s at left and value in wording in black panels at upper centre left and right in addition to the numerical ones to lower of the note on obverse and reverse in light brown with sailing ship at right, arms at centre and values in words in each 4 corners. Despite the introduction of solid £5 symbols it appears that the public continued to confuse £1 and £5 notes so renewed experimentation with the colours of the £5 notes was undertaken. In 1963 it was agreed to prepare essays in blue to reflect the chosen colour of £5 notes. About UNC and an Exceptionally Scarce and seldom seen issue
£220 London Coins : A165 : Lot 783 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds Deep Blue Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 10/N... London Coins : A165 : Lot 783 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds Deep Blue Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 10/N...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Lighter Blue Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 10/N 1234 signatures Bilsland for Governor & Watson for Treasurer with 3 punchhole cancels across the signatures and diagonally across obverse and reverse with design similar to that of Pick 106 (Calloway-Murphy BA 107a). The note with lighter blue border margins and in light blue and light brown with lion at centre, arms and s at left and value in wording in black panels at upper centre left and right in addition to the numerical ones to lower of the note on obverse and reverse in light brown with sailing ship at right, arms at centre and values in words in each 4 corners. Despite the introduction of solid £5 symbols it appears that the public continued to confuse £1 and £5 notes so renewed experimentation with the colours of the £5 notes was undertaken. In 1963 it was agreed to prepare essays in blue to reflect the chosen colour of £5 notes. About UNC and an Exceptionally Scarce and seldom seen issue
£220 London Coins : A165 : Lot 784 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds Lighter Blue Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 1... London Coins : A165 : Lot 784 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds Lighter Blue Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 1...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 20 s (2) including Pick 114d (Callaway-Murphy BA118d) signatures Clydesmuir & Pattullo dated 16th July 1979 FIRST prefix LOW serial number for this type A900010 where the series for BA118d start A900001. Along with Pick 114e (Callway-Murphy BA118e) signatures Risk & Pattulo LAST prefix HIGH serial number for this type K149197 where the series for BA118e end K150000, corner flick only. The notes in purple on multicolour underprint and feature the Banks Coat of Arms at centre and Sir W. Scott at right on obverse and arms above sailing ship and lion of seated Pallas at left and Banks Head Office building at centre. About UNC to UNC
£190 London Coins : A165 : Lot 775 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 20 Pounds (2) including Pick 114d (Callaway-Murphy BA118d) signatures Clyd... London Coins : A165 : Lot 775 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 20 Pounds (2) including Pick 114d (Callaway-Murphy BA118d) signatures Clyd...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 10/N 1234 signatures Bilsland for Governor & Watson for Treasurer with 4 punchhole cancels across the signatures and blue diagonally across obverse and reverse with design similar to that of Pick 106 (Calloway-Murphy BA 107b). The note with white border margins and in light blue and light brown with lion at centre, arms and s at left and value in wording in black panels at upper centre left and right in addition to the numerical ones to lower of the note on obverse and reverse in light brown with sailing ship at right, arms at centre and values in words in each 4 corners. Despite the introduction of solid £5 symbols it appears that the public continued to confuse £1 and £5 notes so renewed experimentation with the colours of the £5 notes was undertaken. In 1963 it was agreed to prepare essays in blue to reflect the chosen colour of £5 notes. UNC and an Exceptionally Scarce and seldom seen issue
£190 London Coins : A165 : Lot 788 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds White Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 10/N 123... London Coins : A165 : Lot 788 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds White Borders ESSAY dated 14th August 1962 serial number 10/N 123...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 20 s Pick 94e (Calloway-Murphy BA109e) dated 11th June 1956 serial number 10/A 4257 brown on pale orange with blue lion at centre, arms with 2 s at left, values in brown quadrilateral lozenge shaped panels at upper centre left and right on obverse and uniface. GEF - about UNC and Scarce in this high grade
£160 London Coins : A165 : Lot 778 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 20 pounds Pick 94e (Calloway-Murphy BA109e) dated 11th June 1956 serial nu...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 10 s (6) including Pick 113a (Callaway-Murphy BA 116a) signatures Clydesmuir & Russell serial number J045897 dated 2nd December 1977. Pick 113b (Callaway-Murphy BA116c) signatures Risk & Pattullo serial number AA226709 dated 22nd July 1981. Pick 113d (Callaway-Murphy BA 116d) signatures Risk & Burt (4) dates & serial numbers as listed 1st September 1989 - DA466502, LAST prefix HIGH numbers for type all dated 31st October 1990 - EP999703 and a constive pair EP999717 & EP999718. All in brown on multicolour underprint with Arms at centre flanked by 2 women and Sir W. Scott at right on obverse and 2 lions at left and arms at right on reverse. The Pick 113a in VF rest in UNC
£140 London Coins : A165 : Lot 765 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 10 Pounds (6) including Pick 113a (Callaway-Murphy BA 116a) signatures Cly... London Coins : A165 : Lot 765 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 10 Pounds (6) including Pick 113a (Callaway-Murphy BA 116a) signatures Cly...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 1 s (2) including Craig for Governor & Watson for Treasurer signatures undated and with no prefix/serial number similar to Pick 100b (Callaway-Murphy BA 99b) and Bilsland for Governor and Watson for Treasurer signatures undated and with no prefix/serial number similar to Pick 100c (Callaway-Murphy BA 99c). Both with large red SPECIMEN diagonally on obverse. Blue Scotia lion at centre and value at lower left and right on obverse and , sailing ship and value at lower left and right against a lined background on reverse. Both about UNC - UNC
£120 London Coins : A165 : Lot 791 : Scotland Bank of Scotland SPECIMEN 1 Pounds (2) including Craig for Governor & Watson for Treasu... London Coins : A165 : Lot 791 : Scotland Bank of Scotland SPECIMEN 1 Pounds (2) including Craig for Governor & Watson for Treasu...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Stanley Curister ESSAY undated 21st January 1945 similar design to Pick 97 (Calloway-Murphy BA 102b) serial number 8/Q 4233 signatures Lord Elphinstone for Governor and Crawford for Treasurer black diagonally at centre. The note features a grey Scotia lion at centre, Great Seal of Scotland, Arms with s at left on obverse and reverse in Dark Grey featuring Arms at centre and value at centre left and right. In 1943 the Bank started to consider redesigning the £5 note. A committee was set up with a brief to examine ways of reducing the size of the £5 note and adding a printed reverse. Stanley Curister, the Curator of the National Gallery at the time, prepared designs for the printed reverse featuring the Bank's shield against a lined background which was approved in May 1944 after several variants were submitted experimenting with different coloured inks. The inks were produced by A B Fleming & Co Ltd, the long standing ink manufacturers for the Bank. A number of these essays have come on to the market, all in the reduced dimensions. This essay type seen with both the SPECIMEN and overprint. About UNC and Exceptionally Scarce
£95 London Coins : A165 : Lot 787 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds Stanley Curister ESSAY undated 21st January 1945 similar design t... London Coins : A165 : Lot 787 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds Stanley Curister ESSAY undated 21st January 1945 similar design t...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 5 s undated no prefix/serials signatures Bilsland for Governor & Watson for Treasurer similar design as Pick 101 (Callaway-Murphy BA 105b) red SPECIMEN diagonally on obverse. The note in light brown and light blue featuring Scotia lion at centre, arms and s at left and values now also in wording and in black panels at upper centre left and right in addition to the lower numerical values on obverse and sailing ship at right, arms at centre and value in wording in all four corners on the reverse. About UNC - UNC and Scarce
£90 London Coins : A165 : Lot 786 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds SPECIMEN undated no prefix/serials signatures Bilsland for Govern... London Coins : A165 : Lot 786 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 5 Pounds SPECIMEN undated no prefix/serials signatures Bilsland for Govern...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 10 s signatures Pattulo & Burt dated 13th April 1994 includes a issue (2) including Pick 117a (Callaway-Murphy BA117) LAST prefix very HIGH serial number for this type GG999958 and the SPECIMEN similar to Pick 117a (Callaway-Murphy BA117) serial number GF000000 with red SPECIMEN diagonally on both obverse and reverse. The notes in deep brown on multicolour overprint, now reduced size compared to previous issue and 'STERLING' added to centre under denomination wording and featuring arms flanked by 2 women at centre and Sir W. Scott at left on obverse and 2 lions at left and arms at right on reverse. Both UNC
£70 London Coins : A165 : Lot 770 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 10 Pounds signatures Pattulo & Burt dated 13th April 1994 includes a S... London Coins : A165 : Lot 770 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 10 Pounds signatures Pattulo & Burt dated 13th April 1994 includes a S...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 1 s includes a (2) comprising a SPECIMEN signatures Bilsland for Governor and Watson for treasurer undated 1961-65 serial number A/M 0000000 amended printers' imprint at lower right margin now reads "G. Waterston & Sons Ltd." similar to Pick 102 (Calloway-Murphy BA 100d) red SPECIMEN diagonally on obverse. Along with a later regular issue signatures Polwarth for Governor and Letham for Treasurer & General Manager dated 3rd March 1967 serial number B/B 0870402 Pick 105b (Calloway-Murphy BA 100g). Both in light brown with blue Scotia lion at centre and value at lower left and right and , sailing ship and value at lower left and right on reverse in addition the later regular issue now with magnetic ink sorting codes on reverse. About UNC - UNC
£60 London Coins : A165 : Lot 763 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 1 Pounds includes a SPECIMEN (2) comprising a SPECIMEN signatures Bilsland... London Coins : A165 : Lot 763 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 1 Pounds includes a SPECIMEN (2) comprising a SPECIMEN signatures Bilsland...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 1 s signatures Lord Elphinstone for Governor and John B Crawford for Treasurer (2) including Pick 91c (Callaway-Murphy BA 95d) dated 16th October 1943 serial number AA492673, yellow-brown dark brown and grey-blue featuring bank's arms at left on obverse and the bank building on reverse GEF - about UNC . Along with Pick 96b (Callaway-Murphy BA 98b) dated 5th January 1948 serial number H0159121, yellow and grey blue Scotia lion at centre no banks arms on obverse and reverse now in yellow-ochre about UNC - UNC. In 1943, ahead of the Bank's 250th Anniversary in 1945, the Bank started to consider redesigning the 1 Pound note therefore a committee was set up. The notes in this lot include the old and the new design where the new design no longer features a side panel with the banks arms and arms now on reverse against a lined background.
£60 London Coins : A165 : Lot 764 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 1 Pounds signatures Lord Elphinstone for Governor and John B Crawford for ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 764 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 1 Pounds signatures Lord Elphinstone for Governor and John B Crawford for ...

Auction 165
World Banknotes 1 s (5) including Pick 111c (Calloway-Murphy BA 113c) Clydesmuir & Russell signatures (2) dates & serial numbers as listed 28th October 1974 - C/37 0229207 and 3rd October 1978 C/92 0954754. Pick 111d (Calloway-Murphy BA 113d) Clydesmuir & Pattullo signatures FIRST SERIES LOW serial number D/2 0000101 dated 15th October 1979. Pick 111e (Calloway-Murphy BA113e) LAST prefix for encoded type of Risk & Pattullo signatures serial number D/42 0085141 dated 30th July 1981. Pick 111g (Callaway-Murphy BA 113g) LAST PREFIX and HIGH serial number E/13 0649876 for signatures Risk & Burt dated 19th August 1988 series goes up to E/13 0650000. All in green on multicolour underprint with arms at centre flanked by two women and Sir W. Scott at right on obverse and sailing ship at left, arms at upper centre and lion of Pallas seated at right on reverse. All in high grades
£32 London Coins : A165 : Lot 762 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 1 Pounds (5) including Pick 111c (Calloway-Murphy BA 113c) Clydesmuir &... London Coins : A165 : Lot 762 : Scotland Bank of Scotland 1 Pounds (5) including Pick 111c (Calloway-Murphy BA 113c) Clydesmuir &...

Auction 122
World Banknotes World accumulation (c.230) much duplication, , , , GB promotional, includes Bielefeld silk, reply coupon, Exchange note, Queen Mother commemorative , etc, viewing recommended
£120

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