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British North Borneo : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 167
World Banknotes mostly World War II period (42) a in an album in mixed grades VG to about UNC - UNC including Rare issues such as 1 Dollar Pick 28 dated 1st January 1936 signatures Smelt & t. Pick 8b signature Pountney titled Treasurer serial number A/68 69622. King portrait 1941 issues (7) including 1 Dollar Pick 11 serial number H/52 013033. Pick 12 (3) serial numbers A/89 063038, C/66 028186 and F/46 015948. Pick 13 (3) serial numbers A/91 023215, D/49 047690 and H/98 067098. Along with ese World War II Occupation Currency in various denominations and types from Malaya, , Indies and the . A desirable and eye-catching group
£500

Auction 166
World Banknotes 1 Pick 29 dated 1st July 1940 serial number K665072 signature W.A.C. Smelt. The note in black with a red guilloche at centre in the underprint and reverse with value in numerical and wording on a guilloche patter at centre on reverse. Printed by Blades East & Blades Ltd Banknote Engravers London imprinted in small script at lower centre on obverse and reverse. In a holder and graded Very Fine 30. The treasurer Captain William Anthony Casterton Smelt born 29 September 1895 was appointed District Treasurer at Sandakan in March 1925 and assumed his duties on arriving in North Borneo in May 1925. He was appointed Chief Treasurer in January 1930 after returning from furlough and the chief financial controller a year later. During the visit of Governor Clifford of the in June 1928, he was the acting ADC (Aide-de-Camp) or chief of staff to Governor Humpreys of North Borneo. Sir Hugh Clifford was also Governor of North Borneo from 1900 to 1901. In the New Year Honours of 1946, Smelt was granted an OBE in recognition of his services during internment in WWII, presumably at Kuching in
£460 London Coins : A166 : Lot 150 : British North Borneo 1 Dollar Pick 29 dated 1st July 1940 serial number K665072 signature W.A.C. Sme... London Coins : A166 : Lot 150 : British North Borneo 1 Dollar Pick 29 dated 1st July 1940 serial number K665072 signature W.A.C. Sme...

Auction 165
World Banknotes World (72) a in an album in mixed grades includes a rare issue 1 Pick 20 dated 1st January 1935, a set Pick CS1, also a few constive sets. Comprises countries and territories as , Indo, , , , , , , , Sarawak, , , , , , , , , , ( ), Oman, , and
£480

Auction 158
World Banknotes and 1959 (2), $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a">Pick 9a and Pick 9 c (serial letter B) generally collectable Fine
£260 London Coins : A158 : Lot 382 : Malaysia and British North Borneo Dollar 1959 (2), $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a and Pick 9 c (serial letter ... London Coins : A158 : Lot 382 : Malaysia and British North Borneo Dollar 1959 (2), $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a and Pick 9 c (serial letter ...

Auction 150
World Banknotes and $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a along with $10 1941 P13 average Fine
£360 London Coins : A150 : Lot 269 : Malaysia and British North Borneo $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a along with Malaya $10 1941 P13 average Fine London Coins : A150 : Lot 269 : Malaysia and British North Borneo $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a along with Malaya $10 1941 P13 average Fine

Auction 150
World Banknotes and 1959 (2), $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a">Pick 9a and Pick 9 c (serial letter B) generally collectable Fine
£260 London Coins : A150 : Lot 270 : Malaysia and British North Borneo Dollar 1959 (2), $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a and Pick 9 c (serial letter ... London Coins : A150 : Lot 270 : Malaysia and British North Borneo Dollar 1959 (2), $10 1961 (2) Pick 9a and Pick 9 c (serial letter ...

Auction 150
World Banknotes $1 dated 1st January 1936 series G939467, Pick28, washed & pressed, about VF £200 London Coins : A150 : Lot 167 : British North Borneo $1 dated 1st January 1936 series G939467, Pick28, washed & pressed, about V...

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