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Auction 173
World Banknotes 3 Rubles 1905 Pick 9b (13) Pick 9c (34) a few VG but generally F-VF, 5 Rubles 1909 Pick 10b (5) VG-VF, 10 Rubles 1909 Pick 11 (38) a few VG but many F-EF, 100 Rubles 1910 Pick 13 (9) generally VF, 5 Rubles 1909 Pick 35 (9) VG-VF, 250 Rubles 1917 Pick 36 (5) mostly F-VF, 500 Rubles 1918 PS415 EF, 1,000 Rubles 1919 PS418 EF, 500 Rubles 1920 PS434 AU, 50 Rubles 1920 PS1244 GVF, 100 Rubles 1991 Pick 243 VF (2)
£150

Auction 173
World Banknotes - 1,000,000 a 1993 Pick 35 and 100,000,000 Dinara 1993 Pick 37, 1,000 s 1.7.1995 Pick 438, 2,000 Colones 2.9.2009 Pick 275, 20 Pesos 1960 Pick 80c, 1973 Pick 46, 10 Pick 181">Pick 181 and Pick 185, Fed Rep 1980 Pick 30b">Pick 30b, 1.12.2006 Pick 33, $2 1976 Pick 60b, 1/2 Dinar 1992 Pick 18, 1.7.1997 Pick 99, (1994) Pick 182b, 500 Cordobas series F (1985) Pick 142 low number 0000102, 500 Naira 2002 Pick 30a, 50 1990 Pick 42, 10 Kina Pick 30 and 20 Kina 2008 Pick 36 a high grade group AU-Unc
£120 London Coins : A173 : Lot 115 : Bosnia - Herzegovina 1,000,000 Dinara 1993 Pick 35 and 100,000,000 Dinara 1993 Pick 37, Columbia 1,0... London Coins : A173 : Lot 115 : Bosnia - Herzegovina 1,000,000 Dinara 1993 Pick 35 and 100,000,000 Dinara 1993 Pick 37, Columbia 1,0...

Auction 172
World Banknotes (15) Ruble 1898 Pick 1 AU, 3 Rubles 1905 Pick 9 nVF, 5 Rubles Pick 35 (2) EF-AU, 10 Rubles 1909 Pick 11 (2) GVF-EF, 25 Rubles 1909 Pick 12 VGF, 100 Rubles 1910 Pick 13 (2) both Fine, 250 Rubles 1918 EF, 500 Rubles 1912 Pick 14 GVF. 5,000 Rubles 1919 (2) VF-EF. C.C.C.P 1 Ruble 1922 VG and 3 Rubles 1924 Fine
£340 London Coins : A172 : Lot 148 : Russia (15) Ruble 1898 Pick 1 AU, 3 Rubles 1905 Pick 9 nVF, 5 Rubles Pick 35 (2) EF-AU, 10 Rubles 19... London Coins : A172 : Lot 148 : Russia (15) Ruble 1898 Pick 1 AU, 3 Rubles 1905 Pick 9 nVF, 5 Rubles Pick 35 (2) EF-AU, 10 Rubles 19...

Auction 172
World Banknotes (8) 10000 Francs (4) Signature 12 Oye Mba and Tchepannou (1981-1989) Pick 20 C.001 prefix, E.001 and Pick 23 Y.1 prefix (2) Fine to Good Fine with a little foxing, 5000 Francs 1984 undated issue Pick 22 Near Fine, (3) 1984 undated issue Pick 21 Fine, 1000 Francs 1-1-1988 Pick 26a Fine, some folds, and 1-1-1990 Pick 26b Near Fine with some light foxing, (6) 200 2015 undated issue Pick 36 About UNC, 100 Dalasis 2015 undated issue Pick 35 UNC, 50 Dalasis 2015 undated issue Pick 34, 20 Dalasis Pick 33 UNC, 10 Dalasis Pick 32 UNC, 5 Dalasis 2015 undated issue Pick 31 UNC all issues with Yahya A.J.J. Jammeh at the right
£120 London Coins : A172 : Lot 77 : Cameroon (8) 10000 Francs (4) Signature 12 Oye Mba and Tchepannou (1981-1989) Pick 20 C.001 prefix, ... London Coins : A172 : Lot 77 : Cameroon (8) 10000 Francs (4) Signature 12 Oye Mba and Tchepannou (1981-1989) Pick 20 C.001 prefix, ...

Auction 172
World Banknotes Malaya (4) 1941 issue Pick 11, 1941 issue Pick 8, 1941 issue Pick 7b, 1941 issue Pick 6, One Dollar 1959 Pick 8a, Ten Ringgit undated 1995 issue Pick 38 (2), (5) undated 1995 issues Pick 35 (2), undated 1986-1991 issue Pick 28, undated 2001 issue Pick 41b, undated 2004 issue Pick 47, Two Ringgit (2) 1996-2000 issue, long Arabic text on the reverse Pick 40a, 1996-2000 issue, short Arabic text on the reverse Pick 40c, One Ringgit (14) 1972-1976 issue undated Pick 7, 1976-1981 undated issue Pick 13a, 1976-1981 undated issue Pick 13b, 1985-1991 undated issues with solid srity thread Pick 27 (3) two are s, 2001 undated issues Pick 39b (7), Polymer undated 2012 issue Pick 51, in mixed grades NVF to UNC
£90 London Coins : A172 : Lot 139 : Malaya (4) One Dollar 1941 issue Pick 11, Ten Cents 1941 issue Pick 8, Five Cents 1941 issue Pick 7b... London Coins : A172 : Lot 139 : Malaya (4) One Dollar 1941 issue Pick 11, Ten Cents 1941 issue Pick 8, Five Cents 1941 issue Pick 7b...

Auction 170
World Banknotes - South East (25) a mostly high grade group about UNC - UNC and including various and all different denominations and issuers. Consisting of 10 Kyats Pick 58 ND 1973. 100 Kyats Pick 74b ND 1996 segmented srity thread. (3) including an interesting 100 Riels Pick 13b ND 1956-72 and without the print's imprint. 100 Riels Pick 15b ND 1973-75 not issued. And a 50 Riels Pick 35 1992. 50000 Rupiah Pick 136a 1995. s (6) containing some supposedly prefixes DA, EA and AQ amongst 10 Kip Pick 27 ND1997. 20 Kip Pick 28 ND 1997. Pick 29 ND 1997. 100 Kip Pick 30 ND 1979. 1000 Kip Pick 32Aa ND 1998. And 2000 Kip Pick 33 ND 1997. Pick 19a ND 1981-83. (2) Pick 22 ND 1974-91 and Pick 30b ND 1985-2000 serial number 20mm variety signature Ganesh Bahadur Thapa. 5 s Pick 135e ND 1949-69 signatures Macapagal & Castillo. 1 Pick 9 ND 1976. small denomination set of the Heritage series all dated 1995 (3) Pick 108a, 20 Rupees Pick 109a and Pick 110a. 10 s (2) the regular issue Pick 87 ND 1980 along with the Commemorative 120th Anniversary of Ministry of Finance BE2418 - BE 2538 (1875-1995) wit Commemorative on lower front margin Pick 98 BE 2538 (1995). Together with (3) Pick 105a 1991 small digits serial. 200 Dong Pick 100a 1987. And 500 Dong Pick 101a 1988 small digits serial number.
£34 London Coins : A170 : Lot 126 : Asia - South East (25) a mostly high grade group about UNC - UNC and including various and all diffe... London Coins : A170 : Lot 126 : Asia - South East (25) a mostly high grade group about UNC - UNC and including various and all diffe...

Auction 169
World Banknotes World a selection of varied countries and issues mid 1900's to modern (55) all in varied grades Fine to UNC comprising an interesting selection from (29) including Scarcer 1 Queen Pick 28a first date for type 15th June 1966 and an interesting collectable BINARY serial number K/17 664444. Congo Pick 6. Pick 30b 15th September 1959. Pick 11a">Pick 11a. 1000 Francs Pick 37e. Pick 35. Pick 1. (2) Bank of Ghana set series 0009831 dated 2nd January 1976 comprised of 1 Cedi Pick 13s & 5 Cedis Pick 15s, possibly from a Franklin Mint collectors set. (9) including 100 Pick 4h. 200 Ouguiya Pick 5. 500 Ouguiya Pick 8c. 200 Ouguiya Pick 11b. Along with a denomination set dated 28.11.2004 (5) including 100 Ouguiya Pick 10a, 200 Ouguiya Pick 11a, 500 Ouguiya Pick 12a, 1000 Ouguiya Pick 13a and 2000 Ouguiya Pick 14a. 10 s Pick 78Ab dated 17th February 2011 and variety with English Bank title on reverse with all capital letters and Arabic Bank title on reverse above Mukhtar's eye level (11) all series 1 prefix A/388 some constively numbered. Also examples from (24) as a selection of (23) including 1 Baht Pick 63 ND (1946) (3), 1 Baht Pick 74 ND 1955 (14), 10 Baht Pick 87 ND 1980, 20 Baht Pick 88 ND 1981 (2), Commemorative issue 50th Anniversary of Reign - King Rama IX Pick 99 (2) and Thailand Government of Siam 1 Baht Pick 26. Along with a Pick 39 ND. Together with a 1 Dollar Star Note Series 1988A Pick 480b. And a Polymer issue Pick 115. A varied group certain to attract a fair amount of attention
£260

Auction 168
World Banknotes (5) in various grades aVF/VF to EF comprising Bank ND (1938-1952) "" Issues including 10 s (3) including Pick 25b (2) serial numbers G/27 837944 & F/62 120600 signatures H. T. Armitage and S. G. McFarlane along with Pick 25d serial number B/18 797639 signatures H. C. Coombs and R. Wilson, both in orange on multicolour underprint featuring King George VI at right on obverse and Allegorical Manufacturers figures at centre on reverse. 1 Pick 26b serial number H/8 478813 signatures H. T. Armitage and S. G. McFarlane and the note in dark green on multicolour underprint featuring portrait of King George VI at right on obverse and Allegorical Pastoral figures shepherds with sheep on reverse. Along with a of Australia ND (1961-1965) Pound Issue Pick 35 serial number TC/77 273154 signatures H. C. Coombs and R. Wilson and the note in black on blue underprint featuring Arms at upper left and portrait of Sir John Franklin on obverse and reverse in blue featuring Cattle, sheep and agricultural products across centre reverse. Sir John Franklin was a Royal Navy officer and explorer of the . Franklin also served as Lieutenant-Governor of Van Diemen's Land from 1837 to 1843. He disappeared while on his last expedition, attempting to chart and navigate the Northwest Passage in the North n Arctic
£160 London Coins : A168 : Lot 105 : Australia (5) in various grades aVF/VF to EF comprising Commonwealth Bank ND (1938-1952) "Georg... London Coins : A168 : Lot 105 : Australia (5) in various grades aVF/VF to EF comprising Commonwealth Bank ND (1938-1952) "Georg...

Auction 168
World Banknotes & Coombs and Wilson signatures issues (6) in various grades good Fine - VF including 1 or2 with a Minor cleaning attempts comprising Commonwealth issues (4) including portrait issues pair of 10 s Pick 25d series B/9 425418 and 1 Pick 26d series X/19 661675. Along with ND 1953-60 issues (2) 1 Pound QE2 Pick 30 series HD/70 427369 and Pick 32 series WA/13 601905, Minor Annotations. Also the Reserve Bank issues (2) 10 Shillings Pick 33 series AH/60 627116 and Pick 35 series TC/77 796847.
£140 London Coins : A168 : Lot 106 : Australia Commonwealth & Reserve Bank Coombs and Wilson signatures issues (6) in various grades ... London Coins : A168 : Lot 106 : Australia Commonwealth & Reserve Bank Coombs and Wilson signatures issues (6) in various grades ...

Auction 168
World Banknotes Eastern 1920's to modern (19) an interesting of notes in various grades ranging from VG-Fine/VF-GVF to UNC and all different issuers, denominations and designs without duplication. Comprising (11) including the Scarcer n printing early Kingdom of Serbs, Croats & Slovenes 10 a Pick 21 dated 1st November 1920 series AM366064. Scarce 1930's issues (2) including 10 Dinara Pick 35 dated 20th September 1939 series Г1168 206 and 20 Dinara Pick 30 dated 6th September 1936 series C1262 275, issued in 1941 only as a n note. Along with Social issues (8) consisting of 50 Dinara Pick 101a dated 1st January 1990 series AA 1752499. 100 Dinara Pick 65a dated 1st May 1946 series БВ 395423 without srity thread. 500 Dinara (2) including Pick 84a dated 1st August 1970 series DS 408815 without security thread and Pick 106a">Pick 106a dated 1st March 1990 series AK 6913614. 1000 Dinara (2) made of Pick 92d dated 4th November 1981 series DR 2552855 and Pick 107 dated 26th November 1990 series AB 2086512. 5000000 Dinara Pick 121 dated 1993 series AG 6574944. And a 1000000 Dinara Pick 99a dated 1st November 1989 with a COLLECTIBLE BINARY serial number AH 0808080. Also a Scarce Statin Banka 500 Korun Pick 2b with adhesive stamp on Pick 93 dated 1973 (1993 issue) prefix W22 number 391910, and these stamped notes very seldom seen. 1000 s (2) including an early printing Pick 106 dated 1st May 1935 series AZ046 715342 together with Pick 198b dated 1st November 1970 series 63E 788352 watermark head of Efivos of Andikythira. (5) comprising a set of Adopengo "Tax Pengo" notes (4) made up of 10.000 (Tizezer) (2) including Pick 143b dated 28th May 1946 with watermark 5 digit serial number D10 45058 Law text on reverse 5th Line reads "5.970/1946" and reverse text paragraph 92mm long. Together with its other variety Pick 143b dated 28th May 1946, with watermark and no serial number and Law text on reverse 5th Line reads "5.970/1946". 100.000 (Egyszazezer) Pick 144a dated 28th May 1946, with watermark and serial number E16 79924 and Law text on reverse 5th Line reads "5.970/1946". 10.000.000 (Tizmillio) Pick 141a dated 25th May 1946 no watermark or serial number. Also comes with a 2000 Forint Commemorative special prefix issue "Magyar nnium" - 1000 Years of Hungarian State commemorative issue Pick 186a dated 2000 series MM 0037448. A very desirable and collectible group, especially the early issues which in contrast with the modern issues are seldom seen
£100 London Coins : A168 : Lot 142 : Eastern Europe 1920's to modern (19) an interesting collection of notes in various grades rangi... London Coins : A168 : Lot 142 : Eastern Europe 1920's to modern (19) an interesting collection of notes in various grades rangi...

Auction 168
World Banknotes (4) in various grades average F to about VF comprising some interesting notes as Pick 15 Japanese Government note issued 1881 (1882). 1 Pick30a convertible silver note issued 1916 block 174. 5 Yen Pick 35 convertible gold issue issued 1916. 10 Yen Pick 79b issued 1946 currency reform revalidated with adhesive stamp (Shoshi).
£46 London Coins : A168 : Lot 219 : Japan (4) in various grades average F to about VF comprising some interesting notes as 20 Sen Pick 1... London Coins : A168 : Lot 219 : Japan (4) in various grades average F to about VF comprising some interesting notes as 20 Sen Pick 1...

Auction 168
World Banknotes (32) mostly UNC includes a few VF-GVF and EF examples and a variety of signature types and denomination sets from various issues as the ND 1980-1988 Issues (16) comprising 5 Kwacha Pick 25c signature D. A. R. Phiri (2), 10 Kwacha Pick 26e signature Dr. L. S. Chivuno, 20 Kwacha (6) including Pick 27d signature D.A.R Phiri and 27e Dr. L. S. Chivuno (5) and 50 Kwacha Pick 28a signature Dr. L. S. Chivuno (8). ND 1989-1991 Issues (11) including 10 Kwacha Pick 31b signature Bussiere, 20 Kwacha Pick 32b signature Bussiere, 50 Kwacha Pick 33a signature Nkhoma (2), 100 Kwacha Pick 34 signature Bussiere (3) and the highest denomination for this issue 500 Kwacha Pick 35 signature Bussiere (4). 1992-2011 All Large Zeroes in Value Issues (2) including 500 Kwacha Pick 39a 1992 signature Mulaisho and 1000 Kwacha Pick 40a 1992 signature Mwanza. Also 2003-2012 Canadian Bank Note Company Issues (2) both signature K. Fundanga including the 500 Kwacha Pick 43c 2004 and 1000 Kwacha Pick 44b 2003 second print with the serial numbers not wearing off. The earlier examples mostly TDRL print. An interesting and diverse group
£35 London Coins : A168 : Lot 324 : Zambia (32) mostly UNC includes a few VF-GVF and EF examples and a variety of signature types and de... London Coins : A168 : Lot 324 : Zambia (32) mostly UNC includes a few VF-GVF and EF examples and a variety of signature types and de...

Auction 167
World Banknotes World mostly mid 1900's to modern (669) a in album pages in various grades VG to about UNC - UNC including a wide selection of issuers in different denominations some of which very high along with some World War 2 Allied Occupation and ese Occupation Currency. Includes a rare Pick 35 with serial number Z/1 140626. scarce QE2 portrait issues such as the 1 Pick 26a from 1949 series A/2 205923 and the 10 s Pick 28a from 1967. 10 Pick 36 from 1944. 250 Mils Pick 41c dated 1st September 1979. QE2 portrait 10 Shillings Pick 51Bd from 1964 signed R.T.P. Hall titled Governor. 1964 QE2 portrait issues. 1979 issue 1 and . 25 Pick11b and 10 Dalasis Pick 6c. Different and interesting issues from , and the . Also some of the 1979 'fauna and flora' issues. An interesting and vast collection
£550

Auction 167
World Banknotes Currency Board 20 s = 1 Pick 35 dated Nairobi 1st January 1955 serial number G66 62332, 4 signatures at lower right. A Thomas printing in blue-black on yellow and orange underprint featuring a crowned portrait of H.M. the Queen at upper right. The reverse features a guilloche panel with a Lion at centre. Original fresh and crisp About UNC and very Rare in this high grade
£150 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1478 : East Africa Currency Board 20 Shillings = 1 Pound Pick 35 dated Nairobi 1st January 1955 serial numb... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1478 : East Africa Currency Board 20 Shillings = 1 Pound Pick 35 dated Nairobi 1st January 1955 serial numb...

Auction 166
World Banknotes (3) comprising Pick 25b issued by Bank of Australia, ND (1939-1952), signed Armitage & McFarlane, series F64 842908, featuring portrait obverse and Manufacturers on reverse. Ten Shillings Pick 33 issued by of Australia, ND (1961-1965), signed Coombes & Wilson, featuring Matthew Flinders portrait obverse and Parliament house, Canberra on reverse. Pick 35 issued by Reserve Bank of Australia, ND(1960-1965), signed Coombes & Wilson, featuring Sir John Franklin portrait obverse and Bull, Sheep,Cow,Fruit,Boomerang,Shield on reverse, all three notes cleaned and pressed VF or near so
£80 London Coins : A166 : Lot 104 : Australia (3) comprising Ten Shillings Pick 25b issued by Commonwealth Bank of Australia, ND (1939-1... London Coins : A166 : Lot 104 : Australia (3) comprising Ten Shillings Pick 25b issued by Commonwealth Bank of Australia, ND (1939-1...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Set ND 1948/1949 Independence from the transition to Republic (4) comprising looks like Pick 34 unlisted series 1E 000000 Peacock at right obverse & Sailing boat reverse. looks like Pick 35 unlisted series 1A 000000 Chinze at right obverse & Woman spinning wheel reverse. looks like Pick 36 unlisted series 1A 000000 Peacock at right obverse & Man riding elephant lifting log reverse. looks like Pick 37 unlisted series 1C 000000 Rangoon dated 1st January 1948 Peacock at centre Chinze at right obverse & Farmer and oxen on reverse. All UNC and single faint stain on each note these however not extending into design. Extremely Rare. When Burma gained independence from the British, it became a republic and the heading on the note was changed to GOVERNMENT OF THE UNION OF BURMA. As the Burma Currency Board notes increased in number, it was decided to demonetize all those notes marked "Legal Tender in Burma Only" from 1st July 1948. This set has been given to Mr. Sidney , Office of the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom who had been working with the UK & Burma Currency Board at the time and the set had stayed in possession of the family ever since. Comes with the contemporary brown envelope abbreviated at top left O.H.M.S (On His Majesty's Service) and the Royal Cypher G.R. of King at bottom left. Part of a diplomat's group of Burma coins and notes which was accompanied by the original Burma Currency Board Secretary's compliment slip and note to the original recipient Mr. Sidney Wellington, Office of the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom with this original documentation accompanying the Burma Proof Coin set listed in the coin section
£2,000 London Coins : A165 : Lot 865 : Burma Specimen Set ND 1948/1949 Independence from the British transition to Republic (4) comprising ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 865 : Burma Specimen Set ND 1948/1949 Independence from the British transition to Republic (4) comprising ...

Auction 165
World Banknotes World (86) a high grade in an album comprising issues from , , , , , Trinidad & Tobago, , , , East Caribbean, , , ese Occupation and . Some scarcer issues include Jamaica 5 s Pick 51Ad Brown signature. Rhodesia 1 Dollar Pick 38 and Pick 39. Cayman Islands 1 Dollar Pick 5b, Pick 5f and Pick 30a. Trinidad & Tobago 1 Dollar Pick 26c. Bermuda 1 Dollar Pick 28b, Pick 31s (2), Pick 32s and Pick 33s">Pick 33s. Barbados Pick 33 and 5 Dollars pick 37 (4). Bahamas 1/2 Dollar Pick 42, 1 Dollars (3) Pick 35, Pick 43 and Pick 50. East Caribbean 1 Dollar Pick 13g.
£420

Auction 165
World Banknotes (8) a in album pages in mixed grades most in about UNC - UNC comprises 1 QE2 Pick 35 1st June 1935, 1 pound Pick 50 1st March 1984, Pick 47 1st June 1979, Pick 49 1st October 1983, 250 Mills Pick 37 1st December 1961, 250 Mills Pick 41c (3) dated 1st June 1982 series S/81 004000, 1st July 1975 and 1st September 1979
£190

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