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London Coins Auction 173
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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5th - 6th December 2021

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French West Africa : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 172
World Banknotes , Signature 10 undated issue, Pick 603Hl Near Fine with two small pinholes, (5) 2 (2) 9-3-1939 Pick 22 Fine with a little foxing, 17-8-1943 Pick 38 Fine or better with central folds, Five Francs (3) 27-4-39 Pick 21 VF, 6/5/42 Pick 25 (2) EF one with two small corner folds, West African States 5000 Francs 1984 issue, signature 18 Boukary Adji and Abdoulaye Fadiga Pick 208b Fine, with some light stains, along with (6) 2000 Francs C () Pick 103ch EF, 1000 Francs U () Pick 207Ua (2) UNC and constively numbered, T Pick 106Ta (Congo)(3) UNC and ly numbered, along with Africa (6) French West Africa (2) 5 Francs 13-1-1928 issue Pick 5Be Fine with two tiny pinholes, undated 1944 issue Pick 33 Red, Fine, 500 Francs (3) 2001 issues with three signatures almost consecutives Y.014 85553, Y.014 85555 and Y014 85556 UNC, French Antilles 1964 undated issue, signature 1, Andre Postel-Vinay and Pierre Calvet, Pick 8a About Fine with several pinholes, scarce
£140 London Coins : A172 : Lot 178 : West African States 1000 Francs, Signature 10 undated issue, Pick 603Hl Near Fine with two small pin... London Coins : A172 : Lot 178 : West African States 1000 Francs, Signature 10 undated issue, Pick 603Hl Near Fine with two small pin...

Auction 172
World Banknotes (6) 1940 issue Pick 23 About Fine with some folds and staple holes, Five Francs (5) Dakar 1929 issues (2) Pick 5Bf VG each with a staple hole and a small edge tear, Dakar 1932 issues (3) Pick 5Bf VG to Fine two with staple holes, and with some foxing
£60 London Coins : A172 : Lot 96 : French West Africa (6) 100 Francs 1940 issue Pick 23 About Fine with some folds and staple holes, Fi... London Coins : A172 : Lot 96 : French West Africa (6) 100 Francs 1940 issue Pick 23 About Fine with some folds and staple holes, Fi...

Auction 172
World Banknotes World War II issue Pick 31a dated 14th December 1942 variety with serial numbers block N151 794 number 3762794, a presentable GVF - about EF. Black on pink underprint featuring a Baobab tree and native people illustration at centre obverse. The reverse with an illustration of a beach scene with palm trees and huts on stilts in the water at centre. These issues were ordered by the Free French and printed by E.A. Wright Banknote Company, .
£30 London Coins : A172 : Lot 97 : French West Africa 100 Francs World War II issue Pick 31a dated 14th December 1942 variety with seri... London Coins : A172 : Lot 97 : French West Africa 100 Francs World War II issue Pick 31a dated 14th December 1942 variety with seri...

Auction 168
World Banknotes Africa (10) a malgamation of various issues and issuers in a diversity of grades Fine-VF to EF-GEF. Comprising (6) including the early issue Dakar (2) consisting of Pick 5Be dated 13th January 1928 and Pick 5Bf dated 16th May 1929. Along with World War II period issues as the 5 Francs without place of issue and light blue value numerals Pick 25a dated 6th May 1942 (2) closely numbered K.9447 882 & K.9447 983. 25 Francs Pick 27a dated 22nd April 1942 series R3424 144 red value numerals at upper left and right on obverse. And 25 Francs Pick 30a dated 14th December 1942 Block Z number 0270402, Block letters at upper left and right variety. (2) including Code Letter K Pick 710Ka First year of issue 1991 (first 2 digits of serial give last 2 of the year of issue) serial number 9157236850 along with / Bénin Code Letter B Pick 201Bb dated 20th March 1961 series F135 B 43741 signatures B. Borna & R. Julienne. Code Letter E 10000 Francs Pick 205Ea 1994 (first 2 digits of serial give last 2 digits of year) series 94011560231. And Afrique Francaise Libre World War II period 5 Francs Pick 6a ND 1941 series A/38 855159. French African notes always very sought after and desiarable by many collectorls and dealars alike
£140 London Coins : A168 : Lot 168 : French Colonial Africa (10) a malgamation of various issues and issuers in a diversity of grades Fin... London Coins : A168 : Lot 168 : French Colonial Africa (10) a malgamation of various issues and issuers in a diversity of grades Fin...

Auction 165
World Banknotes - Dakar (5) including (3) Pick 5Bf (2) dated 1st September 1932 and 16th May 1929 along with Pick 5Bb dated 10 April 1924, all blue and yellow with a lion at upper left. Pick 9Bb dated 11th February 1926 in blue and yellow elephant heads at lower left and right. Pick 11Bb dated 24th September 1926 and Scarce, red and green with elephant heads at lower left and right. VG to Fine
£200 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1209 : French West Africa - Dakar (5) including 5 Francs (3) Pick 5Bf (2) dated 1st September 1932 and 16th... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1209 : French West Africa - Dakar (5) including 5 Francs (3) Pick 5Bf (2) dated 1st September 1932 and 16th...

Auction 163
World Banknotes World (26) with better types seen including , , , , , , , , , , , , St. Helena, & , in mixed grades viewing recommended
£380

Auction 160
World Banknotes (6), French Indo issued 1928 - 1938 (Pick7A) pinholes, Fine, issued 1926 - 1938 (Pick6b) Fine+, issued 1942 - 1945 (Pick60), good Fine, issued 1944 (Pick16) good Fine, dated 1942 (Pick31a) good VF, and 5 Francs dated 1949 (Pick36) Uncirculated
£120 London Coins : A160 : Lot 339 : French Colonial (6), French Indochina 20 Francs issued 1928 - 1938 (Pick7A) pinholes, Fine, 5 Francs... London Coins : A160 : Lot 339 : French Colonial (6), French Indochina 20 Francs issued 1928 - 1938 (Pick7A) pinholes, Fine, 5 Francs...

Auction 159
World Banknotes Africa (30), (24) including 1941, 1944 and 1942, 1 Franc 1943, 1958, 5 Francs 1942, 1943 & 100 Francs 1950, 5 Francs 1937, some duplication, mixed grades
£220 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1571 : Africa (30), Algeria (24) including 5 Francs 1941, 20 Francs 1944 and 100 Francs 1942, Tunisia 1 Fra... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1571 : Africa (30), Algeria (24) including 5 Francs 1941, 20 Francs 1944 and 100 Francs 1942, Tunisia 1 Fra...

Auction 159
World Banknotes Africa accumulation (62), , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , & , mixed grades needs viewing
£220 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1573 : Africa accumulation (62), Angola, Biafra, Burundi, Egypt, French West Africa, Gambia, German East Af... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1573 : Africa accumulation (62), Angola, Biafra, Burundi, Egypt, French West Africa, Gambia, German East Af...

Auction 159
World Banknotes 2 dated 24th February 1942 series P.2830 577, man & horse at centre, (Pick27), almost Uncirculated scarce in this condition
£85 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1689 : French West Africa 25 Francs dated 24th February 1942 series P.2830 577, man & horse at centre, ... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1689 : French West Africa 25 Francs dated 24th February 1942 series P.2830 577, man & horse at centre, ...

Auction 159
World Banknotes 2 dated 14th December 1942 series K 0433644, woman at left, (Pick30a), light dirt on back a few small foxing spots to bottom corner, good Fine
£19 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1688 : French West Africa 25 Francs dated 14th December 1942 series K 0433644, woman at left, (Pick30a), li... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1688 : French West Africa 25 Francs dated 14th December 1942 series K 0433644, woman at left, (Pick30a), li...

Auction 152
World Banknotes dated 10-9-1941 series C.330 232, Banque de l'Afrique Occidentale, Pick23, pressed with trimmed edges, about VF
£130 London Coins : A152 : Lot 302 : French West Africa 100 francs dated 10-9-1941 series C.330 232, Banque de l'Afrique Occidentale... London Coins : A152 : Lot 302 : French West Africa 100 francs dated 10-9-1941 series C.330 232, Banque de l'Afrique Occidentale...

Auction 152
World Banknotes L.1944, blue serial AN227,606, A. Duval signature at left, Pick15a, about EF, dated 10-9-41 series H.486 861, Pick23, small edge tear & pinholes, pressed Fine, $5 dated 20th October 1978 series M/19 509806, Rhodes watermark, Pick36b, UNC
£100 London Coins : A152 : Lot 299 : French Equatorial Africa 5 francs L.1944, blue serial AN227,606, A. Duval signature at left, Pick15a... London Coins : A152 : Lot 299 : French Equatorial Africa 5 francs L.1944, blue serial AN227,606, A. Duval signature at left, Pick15a...

Auction 152
World Banknotes 2 dated 12th July 1923 series X.156 986, scarce Grand-Bassam branch, Pick7Db, holes and tears, about VG
£55 London Coins : A152 : Lot 303 : French West Africa 25 francs dated 12th July 1923 series X.156 986, scarce Grand-Bassam branch, Pick... London Coins : A152 : Lot 303 : French West Africa 25 francs dated 12th July 1923 series X.156 986, scarce Grand-Bassam branch, Pick...

Auction 151
World Banknotes dated 6-5-42 series V.9447 180, value in light blue, Pick25, corner flicks, about UNC to UNC
£16 London Coins : A151 : Lot 320 : French West Africa 5 francs dated 6-5-42 series V.9447 180, value in light blue, Pick25, corner flic... London Coins : A151 : Lot 320 : French West Africa 5 francs dated 6-5-42 series V.9447 180, value in light blue, Pick25, corner flic...

Auction 150
World Banknotes issued 1942 series L59 367, Pick31a, VF to GVF
£32

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