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Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B235 prefix J81 GVF, B236 prefix 39W EF, Peppiatt Mauve B251 X32D pressed VF, B266 Z18Z prefix EF, O'Brien B271 D73Y prefix AU, B286 1st series A95 101932 AU, B294 1st series K97 219540 AU, B294 Y17 prefix AU, B307 89R prefix EF, B310 (2) A62N and C07N AU
£95 London Coins : A173 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B235 prefix J81 GVF, B236 prefix 39W EF, Peppiatt Mauve B251 X32D pressed VF,... London Coins : A173 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B235 prefix J81 GVF, B236 prefix 39W EF, Peppiatt Mauve B251 X32D pressed VF,...

Auction 170
English Banknotes & (78) a in an album in various grades mostly in average VF-GVF but also includes several higher grades to About UNC - UNC. Comprising the now little over a century old Treasury George V period 1 Pounds Third issue T16 (2) serial numbers including a FIRST series A/12 529939 along with D/44 205890. Along with Bank of England various cashiers and designs issues from the various periods (47) including 1 Pound B225 prefix Y75. (4) consisting of 10 Shillings First Period B236 Unthreaded prefix 82W. Along with Second Period World War II Emergency issues (3) 10 Shillings B251 prefix Z17E and 1 Pounds B249 (2) prefixes B62H and U62D. 1 Pound B268 prefix X55C. O'Brien 1 Pound B273 prefix H25K. 10 Shillings QE2 portrait B295 prefix 66C. 10 Shillings B309 (2) prefixes 78X and 93W. 1 Pounds (4) including a QE2 portrait B322 prefix DR10 along with QE2 pictorial (3) B337 (2) prefixes T71 and W71 and B339 prefix 75K. (3) including 1 Pounds QE2 pictorial B341 W reverse (5) prefixes CU80, AR11, BY64, BZ84 and DW39. Along with a 5 Pounds QE2 pictorial B343 L reverse prefix DY05. Together with a selection of 5 Pounds (27) consisting of B393 (26) prefixes HA89, HB02, HB06, HB08 (2), HB10 (2), HB11, HB14 (2), HB15 (2), HB17, HB19, HB22, HB28, HB29 (2), HB31 (2), HB36, HB37, JA63, JA67, JA69 and JA70. Along with B395 prefix HD38. The lot also comes with a small selection of world notes from various countries including China (14) Foreign Exchange Certificates - 10 Fen Pick FX1b (2), 50 Fen Pick FX2, 1 Yuans Pick FX3 (6) and 5 Yuan Pick FX4. Together with 1 Fen Pick 865, 1 Jiaos Pick 881a (2) and 5 Yuan Pick 886. Belgium (2) 20 Francs Pick 138 and 100 Francs Pick 140. India 10 Rupees Pick 81. South Africa 20 Rand Pick 121c (2). Indonesia (3) 100 Rupiah 1977 Pick 116, 500 Rupiah 1977 Pick 117 and 1000 Rupiah 1980 Pick 119. Spain 100 Pesetas Pick 152. Turkey 100 Turk Lirasi Pick 194a. Hong Kong 10 Dollars Pick 191a. Russia Soviet Union 1 Ruble Pick 222a. Zimbabwe 2 Dollars Pick 1b. And USA (2) 1 Dollar Pick 468a and 2 Dollars Pick 382a. An interesting amalgamation certain to attract some attention
£280

Auction 169
English Banknotes s First period B236 Red-brown Britannia medallion Pre-war Unthreaded issue 1934 LAST series 48O 163900, about UNC and Rare in these higher grades
£130 London Coins : A169 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt First period B236 Red-brown Britannia medallion Pre-war Unthreaded issue 1934... London Coins : A169 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt First period B236 Red-brown Britannia medallion Pre-war Unthreaded issue 1934...

Auction 168
English Banknotes s B236 Pre-war First Period Red-Brown Unthreaded issues 1934 (2) a ly numbered pair serial numbers 37R 118134 & 37R 118135. Both about UNC and very collectible
£75 London Coins : A168 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B236 Pre-war First Period Red-Brown Unthreaded issues 1934 (2) a consecutivel... London Coins : A168 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B236 Pre-war First Period Red-Brown Unthreaded issues 1934 (2) a consecutivel...

Auction 167
English Banknotes a in an album circa 1920's to modern issues (56) in various grades VF to about UNC - UNC and comprise a 10 Shillings B210 FIRST series serial number Z11 151655. 10 Shillings B223 serial number T13 776359. (5) comprising 10 Shillings B236 serial number 06Y 623802, 1 Pound B260 U18A 496511 along with World War II Emergency issues 10 Shillings B251 Mauve serial number K43D 097872 and 1 Pounds B249 Blue/Pink (2) serial numbers B88E 600126 & Y32D 850191. (2) including 10 Shillings B266 serial number M28Z 029013 and 1 Pound B268 serial number X04C 0074772. O'Brien (7) including 10 Shillings B271 Britannia medallion serial number N47Y 294085, 1 Pound B273 Britannia medallion serial number D47L 714712, 5 Pounds Lion & Key B277 serial number C41 630201, 10 Shillings QE2 portrait B286 prefix A25 and 1 Pounds QE2 portrait (3) prefixes A05, D41 and N21. QE2 portrait issues (3) including 10 Shillings B295 prefix 29C, 1 Pound B288 prefix A32R and 5 Pounds B297 prefix A45. QE2 portrait issues (5) including 10 Shillings B309 prefix 86S & B310 prefix B18N, 1 Pounds B305 (2) prefixes R70J & T09E and 5 Pounds B312 FIRST series R40 629728. QE2 portrait & pictorial issues (19) comprising 1 Pounds (14) including a B321 prefix W05M, 5 Pounds B324 prefix 88D, 5 Pounds B334 prefix 56N, 10 Pounds Lion & Key B326 prefix C04 and 1 Pounds B337 (2) prefixes X76 & W13. (2) including 10 Pounds B354 prefix DY38 & 20 Pounds B355 prefix 06U. (3) 5, 10 & 20 Pounds. (2) 5 and 10 Pounds. (3) 5, 10 and 20 Pounds. (2) 5 and 10 Pounds. And 10 Pounds. An attractive and desirable collection
£320

Auction 167
English Banknotes & Britannia medallion 1930's issues (12) in various grades average VF/GVF comprising Catterns (4) 10 Shillings B223 Red-brown issues (2) serial numbers M13 319014 & S36 303187. Along with 1 Pounds B225 Green issues (2) serial numbers X77 228689 & Y11 080728. Peppiatt (8) including a Pre-war First period 10 Shillings B236 Red-brown Unthreaded issue serial number 33S 681874. 1 Pounds Post-war B260 Green Threaded issues 1948 (2) serial numbers U74A 293350 & Y07A 398669. Along with World War II Emergency issues 1940's (5) including a first series 10 Shillings B251 Mauve issue serial number Z63D 184618 along with 1 Pounds B249 Blue/Pink issues (4) serial numbers J55E 081250, U29E 559358, M06H 026140 and O82H 889190.
£220 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1306 : Catterns & Peppiatt Britannia medallion 1930's issues (12) in various grades average VF/GVF... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1306 : Catterns & Peppiatt Britannia medallion 1930's issues (12) in various grades average VF/GVF...

Auction 167
English Banknotes & Issue (7) in mixed grades G - about UNC comprising Provincial Issue General Bank £1 dated 20th January 1821 series No.B4266 for John Hine & Henry Joseph Holdsworth (Outing 639a) some tears and top right comer missing. s Green (4) comprising B225 issue 1930 (3) a trio series R74 567827, R74 567828 & R74 567829 along with B268 issue 1950 series S95C 319218. One Pound Second Period B249 Metal Thread Blue/Pink issue 1940series E42E 008466. s Peppiatt B236 Red/Brown Unthreaded First Period issue 1934 series 65U 337795
£100

Auction 166
English Banknotes & (82) in mixed grades comprising Treasury 1 Pound T31 issue 1923 serial number J1/96 817403. Along with Bank of England issues comprising 10 Shillings B210 issue 1928 serial number W83 635086. (2) 10 Shillings B223 issue 1930 LAST series K08 927816 and 1 Pound Green B225 issue 1930 LAST series Z21 271136. (7) including 10 Shillings (2) a 1934 issue B236 prefix 27R and an Emergency Mauve issue 1940 prefix K73D along with 1 Pounds (5) including 1934 Pre World War II issues B238 prefix 84L and B239 prefix J15A, an Emergency Blue-Pink issue 1940 prefix A28D and post World War II issues B260 prefixes B50B & LAST series H11B. 10 Shillings B266 issues 1950 (2) prefixes L35Z & O28Z. O'Brien (7) including 10 Shillings (3) B271 issue 1955 prefix B04Z along with QE2 portrait & seated Britannia B286 issues 1961 (2) prefixes J87 & FIRST series A10 and 1 Pounds QE2 portrait & seated Britannia 1960 issues (4) including B282 prefix 29J along with B284 (3) serial numbers B04N 551826, B64N 572320 & B64N 577777. 10 Shillings QE2 portrait & seated Britannia B294 issues 1963 (2) prefixes W61 & Z02. QE2 portrait & seated Britannia 1967 issues (25) including 1 Pound B307&category=1&prm=sr&searchtype=1">B307 prefix U26E 10 Shillings B309 a trio serial numbers 75S 054374 - 75S 054376 and B310 (21) including prefixes A09N,A19N, a consecutive set of 8 notes B64N 838033 - B64N 838040, C42N, a consecutive pair D01N 089037 & D01N 089038, LAST series D15N, D37N and D36N including a consecutive set of 5 notes D36N 033541 - D36N 033541 along with D36N 467950. (14) including 1 Pounds QE2 portrait and seated Britannia 1970 issues (9) issues B323 (2) a consecutive pair MW11 419588 & MW11 419589 along with B322 (7) prefixes include a consecutive pair CY37 462251 CY37 462252, ET66 and a consecutive set of 4 notes HX02 090663 - HX02 090666. 5 Pounds QE2 pictorial and The 1973 L Reverse issues (4) including B334 (2) prefixes 73L & 89R and a consecutive pair B336 series B59 572053 - BT59 572054. 20 Pounds QE2 pictorial & William B328 Purple issue 1970 prefix D24 359556. (14) including 1 Pounds QE2 pictorial & Sir Isaac B341 W Reverse 1981 issues (9) includes a consecutive set of 5 notes CY56 432207 - 432211 amongst prefixes BY29, DY01, DY02 and LAST RUN DY21 734755. 5 Pounds QE2 pictorial & The Duke of Wellington B343 L Reverse issues 1980 (2) prefixes KX13 & EU15. 10 Pounds (2) including L reverse issue 1984 B348 prefix AY17 and a L reverse Windowed thread (Stardust thread) issue 1987 B349 prefix CT58. 50 Pounds QE2 pictorial & Sir B352 issue 1981 serial number B30 070658. (3) including 5 Pounds QE2 pictorial & The Duke of Wellington B353 L reverse issues 1988 prefixes SC32 & SC88. 10 Pounds QE2 pictorial & B354 L reverse issue 1988 prefix HS41. 20 Pounds QE2 pictorial & William Shakespeare B355 Purple & Green issue 1988 prefix 14S. (3) including 10 Pounds B360 L reverse issue 1991 prefix KN15 and 50 Pounds QE2 pictorial & Sir Christopher Wren B361 issues 1991 serial numbers E24 902897 & E09 637272. Includes Scotland 1 Pounds (4) from The plc & plc.
£500

Auction 165
English Banknotes (15) a fine collection in an album in mixed high grades comprising s B212 issues 1928 (2) series A23 608241 & B24 363589. (3) s B223 issue 1930 series S46 970661 along with One Pounds Green B225 issues 1930 (2) series U52 367561 & M15 026051. (10) Ten Shillings (3) including B235 issue 1934 LAST series A37 281325, B236 issue 1934 series 63U 317395 & B262 issue 1948 LAST series 73E 690853 along with One Pounds Green (7) comprising B238 issue 1934 LAST series 11Z 477160, B258 issue 1948 series R54A 832714 and B260 issues 1948 (5) series W52A 082956, E61B 092860, T13A 622901 & FIRST series (2) S54A 129563 and S54A 129590
£280

Auction 165
English Banknotes s B236 Unthreaded Red/Brown First Period issue 1934 first series 19Z 939957 UNC and rare in this grade
£160 London Coins : A165 : Lot 323 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B236 Unthreaded Red/Brown First Period issue 1934 first series 19Z 939957 UNC... London Coins : A165 : Lot 323 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B236 Unthreaded Red/Brown First Period issue 1934 first series 19Z 939957 UNC...

Auction 165
English Banknotes a small group in mixed grades VF - UNC (14) comprising (1) Green B225 issued 1930 last series Z55 448173. (5) s B236 Unthreaded issue 1934 series 86W 003755, One Pound Green B238 issued 1934 last series 97Z 230070,One Pound from the Second Period B249 Blue/Pink Metal Thread issue 1940 (2) - the first being the last series A35H 802356 and the second being last series shades X58H 227632, Ten Shillings Emergency Issue B251 Mauve and with a Metal Thread issued 1940 series M71D 626135. (2) Ten Shillings B266 issued 1950 first series Z46Z 892995 and One Pound Green B269 issue 1950 series S36S 421731. O'Brien (4) Ten Shillings (2) the first being B271 issued 1955 first series D92Z 630560 and the second being B286 QE2 portrait issued 1961 series D06 384029, along with One Pound Green (2) the first being B274 a later Replacement issue 1955 series S18T 549046 and the second being B273 an earlier issue 1955 series L98J 869831 . (2) One Pound a ly numbered pair B288 issued 1963 series D11U 519394 and D11U 519395
£100 London Coins : A165 : Lot 84 : Bank of England a small group in mixed grades VF - UNC (14) comprising Catterns (1) One Pound Green ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 84 : Bank of England a small group in mixed grades VF - UNC (14) comprising Catterns (1) One Pound Green ...

Auction 163
English Banknotes 10 Shillings B252 plus 3 further 10 shilling notes, Peppiatt mauve emergency issue 1940, scarce REPLACEMENT series T10D 341906, small ink mark at top corner, (Pick366r), good Fine, Peppiatt 10 Shillings B236 issued 1934 series 46O 989011, small ink annotation on obverse, good Fine, & 10 Shillings, one of each signature, Fine
£100 London Coins : A163 : Lot 1345 : Peppiatt 10 Shillings B252 plus 3 further 10 shilling notes, Peppiatt mauve emergency wartime issue ... London Coins : A163 : Lot 1345 : Peppiatt 10 Shillings B252 plus 3 further 10 shilling notes, Peppiatt mauve emergency wartime issue ...

Auction 162
English Banknotes s (6), Peppiatt mauve WW2 issue (4) B251, EF or better, Peppiatt 1934 unthreaded issue B236 series 40W 961395, good VF, and O'Brien B271 issued 1955 series N88Y 478222, good EF
£140 London Coins : A162 : Lot 131 : Peppiatt Ten Shillings (6), Peppiatt mauve WW2 issue (4) B251, EF or better, Peppiatt 1934 unthreade... London Coins : A162 : Lot 131 : Peppiatt Ten Shillings (6), Peppiatt mauve WW2 issue (4) B251, EF or better, Peppiatt 1934 unthreade...

Auction 161
English Banknotes s (8), B235 scarce First Series J32 091174 issued 1934, B236 (2) issued 1934 including interesting serial number 50S 555515, B256 unthreaded pre-war paper issued in 1948 series 49L 816587, B262 (4) issued 1948 including a ly numbered pair, the B235 has a small edge tear otherwise mixed grades ranging from VF to good EF
£130 London Coins : A161 : Lot 41 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt (8), B235 scarce First Series J32 091174 issued 1934, B236 (2) issued 1934 in... London Coins : A161 : Lot 41 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt (8), B235 scarce First Series J32 091174 issued 1934, B236 (2) issued 1934 in...

Auction 151
English Banknotes s B236 issued 1934 series 52U 322567, Pick362c, pressed EF
£40 London Coins : A151 : Lot 80 : Ten shillings Peppiatt B236 issued 1934 series 52U 322567, Pick362c, pressed EF London Coins : A151 : Lot 80 : Ten shillings Peppiatt B236 issued 1934 series 52U 322567, Pick362c, pressed EF

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