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Second World War

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 157
English Cased Proof Set 1996 a 7-coin set 25 Years of Decimal Currency One Pound to One Penny all struck in silver FDC in the box of issue with certificate, Royal Shield of Arms (7 coins) One Pound to One Penny in silver, FDC in the flat pack case with no outer box, Five Pound Crowns (4) 1993 40th Silver Proof, 1996 Queen 70th Birthday Silver Proof, 2000 Silver Proof with the gold highlighted map of the country, 2002 II Silver Proof, FDC, Two Pound Silver Britannias (4) 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002 UNC, Two Pounds (2) 2002 Games Northern Ireland Silver Proof, 2003 DNA Silver Proof, Fifty Pence a 2-coin set 1997 Large and Small sizes Silver Proofs, One Pound s (2) 1998, 1999, One Pound Silver Proofs (5) 1986, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2002 , nFDC to FDC, Crown 1972 Silver Proof FDC many in capsules, most with certificates, and in a box, also The George V Silver Circulation collection a 10-coin set Halfcrown to Threepence containing an example of each piece in both first and second coinages, in mixed grades in a box, Halfcrown to Threepence 1941-1944 (5 coins) the reverse with gold highlighting, in mixed grades, Mint Set 2008 a Westminster 'Money of the World' Set One Pound to One Penny UNC, USA Mint Set One Dollar to One Cent (6 coins) mixed dated 1997-2007 UNC in a Westminster 'Money of the World' plastic sleeve, Fifty Pence a 2-coin set 2006 Cross - The Ad and the Heroic Acts UNC in the Royal Mint wallet of issue
£440

Auction 157
Medals Twopence 1797 Fine holed and engraved 'Sacred to the Memory of James Cooper Died 24th 1831 Aged 28 Years', as part of a group of Medals (22) includes , , , Sports, and Education Attendance,
£140

Auction 155
English Cased s (68) 1982 (6), 1983, 1984 (3), 1985 (6), 1986 (6), 1987 (4), 1988 (5), 1989 (3), 1990 (4), 1991 (5), 1992 (4), 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 (2), 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2008 Royal Shield of Arms, 2008 Emblems of Britain, 2009, 2014 Definitive set, 2014 Annual set (14 coins), 2015 Annual set (13 coins), 2015 Jody Clark Portrait Set (in two-set case), 2016 Annual set (16 coins), UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, coins of the Year 2011 a 5-coin set comprising Two Pounds (2) Mary Rose and King James Bible, One Pound (2) Cardiff and Edinburgh, and Fifty Pence WWF 50th , Five Pound Crowns (12) 1993 40th Anniversary (2), 2009 500th Anniversary of the of , 2009 Countdown to the London s, 2010 Countdown to the London Olympics, 2010 of the Monarchy, 2015 200th Anniversary of the Battle of (2), 2015 The Royal Birth of the Second Child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (2), 2015 50th Anniversary of the of Sir Winston (2), Five Pound Crown 2015 50th Anniversary of the Death of Sir Winston Churchill and Crown 1965 Churchill a 2-coin set UNC in the Royal Mint packs of issue, Two Pounds (18) 1986 Games (7), 2009 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Charles , 2009 250th Anniversary of the Birth of Sir (2), 2012 Olympic Handover to Rio, 2014 Trinity House, 2014 Outbreak of the - Lord , 2015 800th Anniversary of the Signing of the , 2015 First World War - , 2015 Britannia Reverse, 2016 First World War - The , 2016 350th Anniversary of the Great Fire of London, Two Pounds 2016 a 3-coin set Comedies, Tragedies and Histories UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Two Pounds 2-coin sets 1989 Bill and Claim of Rights (2) UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Two Pounds on Numismatic First Day covers (3) 1986 Commonwealth Games with 4 stamps, 2011 King James Bible with 7 stamps (2 sets) UNC as issued, Two Pounds 2002 4-coin sets Commonwealth Games on Numismatic First Day Covers (2) with 5 stamps on each UNC as issued, One Pound () 1983 (2), 1984 Scotland, 1985 Wales (3), 1986 Northern Ireland (5), 1987 England (4), 1988 (4), UNC in the Royal Mint Wallets of issue, One Pound Numismatic First Day Covers (17) 1983 with £1 stamp (4), 1983 with 16p stamp, 1985 with £1 stamp, 1985 with 17p stamp, 1986 with £1 stamp, 1986 with 17p stamp, 1987 with £1 stamp (2), 1987 with 18p stamp (2), 1988 with £1 stamp (2), 1988 with 18p stamp (2), UNC as issued, One Pound 2-coin sets (4) 2010 London and Belfast, 2013 England Floral and Wales Floral (2 sets), 2014 Scotland Floral and Northern Ireland Floral, UNC in the wallets of issue, Fifty Pence (6) 2010 100 Years of Girl Guiding, 2013 Benjamin Britten, 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, 2015 75th Anniversary of the (2), 2016 950th Anniversary of the Battle of Hastings, UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Crowns 1981 Numismatic First Day Covers (3) UNC as issued
£1,100

Auction 155
English Cased s 1996 s 25th of Decimal Currency (2) each 7 coins One Pound to One Penny all in silver nFDC to FDC in the boxes of issue with certificates, the 50th Anniversary International Coin Collection a 9-coin set (6 are Crown-sized) with issues from Alderney, France, Guernsey, Israel, Jersey, Netherlands, Norway, Russia and the UK nFDC top FDC in the blue box of issue with booklet and three certificates
£160

Auction 155
World Cased 50th International Coin (9 coins) containing , , Two Pounds, 2 Sheqalim, Two Pounds, 50 Guilder, 50 , Two s and UK Two Pounds FDC housed in a blue square box as issued
£120

Auction 154
Second World War Medals (8), 1939-45 Star (2), Africa Star, Italy Star, Defence Medal, War Medal (3), together with a sports and swimming medal (10). GVF. £46

Auction 153
World Cased // Fifty Pences a 12-coin set 2003 Proofs FDC in the box with booklet. 50th of the End of the 1995 a 9-coin set comprising issues from Alderney, , Guernsey, , Jersey, , , and the United Kingdom all in silver, mostly Crown-sized, nFDC-FDC in the box of issue with certificate. Guernsey Ten Pounds 1997 5 oz. Silver Proofs (2) both FDC in Westminster boxes with certificates
£380

Auction 153
World Cased 50th a 9-coin set 1995 in comprising issues from GB, , , , , , , , and nFDC to FDC in the box of issue with certificate
£120

Auction 152
Medals Cap s and titles, ribbons, buttons etc. (110) and the vast majority with catches and lugs, in mixed condition
£110

Auction 151
Medals , n, First to s in metal & cloth, many Air Force. Sold as seen, no return. (10).
£70

Auction 150
Medals Medals and Decorations First and , , German and (18) in mixed grades
£130

Auction 147
Medals World Medals (43) mainly First & issues, includes mostly , , , & . GVF.
£380

Auction 147
Medals Medal groups in card boxes of issue (8 sets), most with forwarding slips. Medals EF. £130

Auction 147
Medals Stars & medals, 1939-45 (2), (3), (2), (2), & (2), (2), War Medal (5). VF or better (18)
£100

Auction 147
Medals & group of nine, & Medals (J.51855 W.C.R. LamprillBoy 1 R.N.), 1939-45, (F & G bar), , & Stars, War Medal, Fleet Reserve Long & Good Conduct Medal, GVR issue (Sto.1. R.F.R.). Mounted as worn on frayed ribbons, VF. (9)
£90 London Coins : A147 : Lot 1382 : First World War & Second World War Naval group of nine, British War & Victory Medals (J.5185...

Auction 147
Medals Miniature Medals (21), (8), and later (13). VF.
£32

Auction 143
World Bulk Lots 1998 Prince of 50th Birthday , 2010 100 Years of Girl guiding Silver Proof FDC in the boxes of issue, Five Pound Crown 2007 Diamond Wedding UNC in the wallet of issue, as part of a group of GB and World (44) in two boxes, includes some World Silver Proof Crown sized items, plus a photo frame containing Second World war Victory Set comprising George VI coinage 9 coins to , a set of 7 stamps and 3 replica miniature s
£180

Auction 142
English Cased Two Pounds s (9) 1994 Ter of the Bank of England, 1995 United Nations, 1995 50th , 1996 Football, 1997 , 1998, 1999 Rugby World Cup Hologram Reverse, 2001 Marconi, 2007 Abolition of the Slave Trade, Two Pounds a 2-coin set 1989 Bill and Claim of Rights, Two Pounds Silver Proofs (4) 1986 Games, 1995 Second World War 50th Anniversary, 1997, 1998 FDC in the cases of issue with certificates
£280

Auction 140
Medals The Official Emblems of the World's Greatest Airlines 50 piece silver miniature ingot set UNC in the box of issue with certificates, GB Set 2000 FDC in the case of issue, Medals (11) Star to 2.Lieut H.W.Perry-Gore, (7) Star, Star, Star, 1939-1945 Star (2), Medal, Medal 1937 in brass, Medal reproduction in Pewter, German Reproduction, in mixed condition, plus Silver pendant 25mm diameter engraved with a bird, Collectors Knives (2) 1983 of Morgarten 1315, 1984 Battle of Laupen 1339, UNC boxed
£180

Auction 139
Medals A Medal in a group of four to Pte. Huggett, Light Infantry, Military Medal GVR issue (8001 Pte G E Huggett 2/Yorks L.I.), 1914 Star with MONS bar, & Medals, all officially named as issued. British War & Victory Medals (107041 2 Cpl. A W.Higgett R.E.). Together with a and War Medal pair in card box addressed to W.C. Esq.
£700 London Coins : A139 : Lot 1466 : A First World War Military Medal in a Mons Star group of four to Pte. Huggett, Yorkshire Light I...

Auction 135
World Bulk Lots U.S.S.R., Anniversary s (26), 30 Years of the , 50 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 70 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 30 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 40 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 100th birthday of Lenin (3), Second World War 30 Years Anniversary medal (2), 60 Years of The Creation of the Soviet Armed Forces 1978 (2), Veterans of Labour (3), 1945-1995 Anniversary, (3). Generally EF
£40

Auction 134
World Cased 50th International Coin (9 coins) containing , , Two Pounds, 2 Sheqalim, Two Pounds, 50 Guilder, 50 , Two s and UK Two Pounds FDC housed in a blue square box as issued
£180

Auction 132
World Bulk Lots World (19) (3) 1954 Royal Visit A/UNC, s (2) 1925 GVF, 1942 VF, (2) 1862 VF, 1895 VF, 1940 NEF, Florin 1942 NEF, 1927 GVF, 10 Lire 1954 GVF, 1895 Good Fine, 50 Mils 1942 GEF, 1913 UNC, (2) 1911J EF, 1910J GVF, 25 1937 About Fine, 5 Ore 1894 VBP EF, Maley Gross 1593 Rudolph II VF, Base metal 19mm diameter piece with reverse similar to the Second war , Obverse CHINA 1842 EF, plus an additional unattributed uniface piece 16mm diameter with 3 with a decorative border Fine presumably in
£240

Auction 131
Medals A DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple . Medal G.V.R. (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ Sig. Co. R.E.), Medal G.V.R (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ D.S.Co. R.E.), 1914 (13666 Sapr R.E.), & Medals with M.I.D. oakleaf 13666 A.Sjt. R.E. Medal, Medal GVIR ( Temple DCM MM). Mounted as worn, First two slightly polished otherwise GVF. The Imperial Service Medal was awarded to Mr Harold Temple DCM MM in recognition of nearly half a century of outstanding service to the Crown. Enlisted in R.E. in 1904, and served in , until early 1914, when he joined the Post Office Telegraph Service at New Cross. He went to and when the war started won the DCM & MM, and was Mentioned in Despatches for Conspicuous during operations - for repairing telephone lines under heavy gunfire, for carrying a wounded colleague to a dressing room under heavy fire and returning to duty. He was wounded twice and after six months at hospital was sent to Signal School at Farnham where he stayed till he was demobilised in 1919. He returned to the Post Office and was promoted to Inspector in 1941. He served as a Captain in the Home Guard in the .
£1,500 London Coins : A131 : Lot 396 : A Great War DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple Royal Engineers. Distinguished Conduct Medal G.V.R....

Auction 129
Medals U.S.S.R., Medals (26), 30 Years of the , 50 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 70 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 30 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 40 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 100th birthday of Lenin (3), 30 Years Anniversary medal (2), 60 Years of The Creation of the Soviet Armed Forces 1978 (2), Veterans of Labour (3), 1945-1995 Anniversary, (3). Generally EF
£60

Auction 129
Medals U.S.S.R., Medals (23), 50 Years of the (3), 70 Years of the Soviet Union (3), 30 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 40 Years since W.W.2 medal (3), 100th birthday of Lenin (2), 30 Years Anniversary medal (2), 60 Years of The Creation of the Soviet Armed Forces 1978 (1), Veterans of Labour (3), 1945-1995 Anniversary, (3). Generally EF
£55

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 Sardinian 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 126
Medals group of six to Capt..G.Cowell n , 1939-45 Star, Star, & War Medals, General Medal G.VI.R. bar S.E. 1945-46 (Capt. G.Cowell10/7 Rajputs), Efficiency Medal G.VI R.bar Territorial (Lt. Indian Army) EF
£160

Auction 126
Medals group of five to Sjt. W.R.Timblick R.A., 1939-45 Star, Star with 8th bar, War Medal, Efficiency Medal G.VI R.bar Territorial (1451834 Sjt. W.R. Timblick R.A.), With RA cap , ribbon bar and box of issue. EF
£75

Auction 125
Medals group of four attributed to Flight Sgt. R.O.Cowley, 1939-45 & Stars, & War Medals. In glazed display case with photograph of Cowley in uniform and cloth "AG" . EF.
£55

Auction 125
Medals group of four to A.W.Gover, 1939-45 & Stars, & War Medals. Together with certificate of showing rank as "Act.Yeo. Signals", 2 signal history sheets and certificate for "wounds & hurts" received on 8th Nov. 1942 resulting in amputation of leg.
£46

Auction 125
Medals group of seven, 1939-45 & (8th Army) & Stars, & War Medals. In glazed display case with two Safe Driving Medals. EF.
£38

Auction 123
Medals Two groups 1939-45 Star, Star with North Africa clasp, Star, War Medal with forwarding slip. 1949-45 Star, Africa Star with 8th clasp, Italy Star, & War medals. With forwarding slip and box of issue addressed to Thos. Davis. EF
£75

Auction 122
Medals Group of four to 1541 Sergeant Walter Skilbeck of Yery, includes and War medals, Efficiency medal VF-EF, newspaper cuttings, history and photographs of the subject, plus soldier's pay book, along with a group of four to Skilbeck, 8th (King's Irish) Hussars later the Armoured Reconnaissance of the 7th Armoured Division. comprises and Stars, War and Service medals NEF, comes with history of the subject plus photographs, in glass frames so unsuitable for posting
£260

Auction 122
English Cased 1995 , 2006 , 2007 abolition of the all FDC cased as issued with certificates & 2006 80th birthday silver proof FDC cased as issued
£60

Auction 122
Medals 1914-18 Medal to 199821 Gnr. J.C. Bridgen R.A. Cap s & pips (7). Medals (5) together with three Field pocket books. Good very fine
£50

Auction 119
Medals Group of four Medals to Private Vaughan, R.A.M.C. including 1914-15 Star, & Medals (63623 Pte. R.A.M.C.), Special Constabulary Long Medal G.VI.R. (William D.Vaughan). Group of four First & Meda
£120

Auction 119
Medals A n group of five to Sergeant L.Lonsdale, S.A.C.M.P. including 1939-45 & Africa Stars, Defense & War Medals, Africa Medal, all officially named to "243042 L.N.F. Lonsdale. Extremely fine (5)
£40

Auction 115
Medals Group of Four 1939-45 Medal on the green and orange ribbon, Medal 1939-45 no ribbon, 1939 - 45 Star red white and blue ribbon
£28

Auction 111
World Cased 50th International Coin (9 coins) containing , , Two Pounds, Isra
£110

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