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Standard Reference Pick 51d : World Banknotes

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Auction 175
World Banknotes (5) a collectible group consisting of some very collectible notes as the 1000 Lire "Ornata di Perle" (Decorated with Pearls) Pick 88b dated 11th February 1949 signatures Menichella & Urbini series H251 number 003927 printer I.P.S. Officina Carte-Valori, Rome and seal type Med/Bank's Monogram , VF - GVF. A faint purple on light brown underprint featuring a fabulous portrait of one of the "Three Gs" of the painting "Primavera", by the Italian Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli made in the late 1470s or early 1480s. The reverse in blue and grey with guilloche panels. Also the 500 Lire "Mietitrice" Pick 51d dated 19th December 1940 signatures Azzolini & Urbini block Q219 number 7832 seal type Italia/Fascio, VF or near with small tape repairs at marginal tears at left and right. The common name amongst Italian collectors - "Meatrice" (Harvester/Reaper), perhaps given due to the bold slightly au naturel image of a female farm harvester on obverse, holding a sickle in one hand and in the other holding a sheet of wheat, and also seated on sheets of wheat. The reverse with Panthenonic -like statue with 3 allegorical figure representing "Economy", "Law" and "Finance". Printed in Rome by Officina della Banca d'Italia and a rather larger sized note popular amongst collectors. Together with a trio of 100000 Lires in mixed grades VG - about VF including Pick 108a dated 20th June 1978 signatures Baffi & Stevani (2) serial numbers RA 416853 G and TA 245653 D. Along with Pick 108b dated 1st July 1980 signatures Ciampi & Stevani serial number JA 376858 J.
£60 London Coins : A175 : Lot 114 : Italy (5) a collectible group consisting of some very collectible notes as the 1000 Lire "Ornat... London Coins : A175 : Lot 114 : Italy (5) a collectible group consisting of some very collectible notes as the 1000 Lire "Ornat...

Auction 171
World Banknotes last of the system QE2 portrait issues (3) in average VF-GVF comprising 5 s (2) Pick 51c dated 1st December 1962 series C/9 149482 , Pick 51d dated 1st September 1964 series C/11 01215, 1 Pound Pick 53c dated 1st September 1959 series C/8 36509
£100 London Coins : A171 : Lot 113 : Fiji last of the Pound system QE2 portrait issues (3) in average VF-GVF comprising 5 Shillings (2) P... London Coins : A171 : Lot 113 : Fiji last of the Pound system QE2 portrait issues (3) in average VF-GVF comprising 5 Shillings (2) P...

Auction 170
World Banknotes World (211) a vast in an album ranging from VG to UNC and includes many and different examples from numerous countries and from different periods from 1920's and World War II period 1940's to modern. A few Scarce and more collectible notes include a Bank of 20 s B351 prefix 73C and a Brixton 1 Pound. An interesting early issue Pick 71b dated 19th May 1924 block Y.2802 series 447 signatures Moyse & Penalva. Bank of 1 Pound Pick 96a (PMS BA98a; BY SC104) first date and prefix 4th January 1945 series A 0351859, worn but Scarce. / Frank = 10 Belgas / Belga Pick 106 dated 29th November 1944 series 5647J0460. an example of the very first banknotes issued and circulated in the country - / Pick 1a 1967. A Dominion of Pick 11c 1923. 5 s Pick 51d 1st September 1964 series C/12 142551. A selection of various French issues circa 1960's to modern including some very sought after examples as the 5 Francs "Pasteur" Pick 146a (Fayette F61.4) LAST date for signature type Tondu / Gargam / Morant dated 4th November 1966 block L.46 08696. 50 Francs Pick 148d (Fayette F64.28) LAST date for signature type Bouchet / Vergnes / Morant dated 3rd October 1974 block X.256 77027, also examples of the 1999 issues 50, 100 and 200 (2) Francs, a selection of Delacroix (8) with various dates and wording value with lines at upper left - 1984, 1985, 1986 and 1987 along with other various French examples. Also, 100 Francs Pick 32 ND 1957 along with a 100 Francs Pick 2a 23rd April 1959 no Code Letter. A Promotional set of the Jason Islands Len Hill notes and 1, 5, 10 and , used to support the Birdland Zoo Gardens in Great Britain in the late 1970s. A RARE Bank of Libya Pick 26 Law No. 4 of 5th February 1963 series 4 B/6 473591, an always sought after note. Pick 44a, an n printing. (2) 10 Liri Pick 47 and 20 Liri Pick 48. A modern 100 Krona P65a 2002, a higher denomination. Also includes other issues from , , , , , , , Brasil, , , , , and many others. A very attractive lot
£260

Auction 168
World Banknotes Government early 5 s (2) comprising a portrait issue Pick 37b dated 1st March 1938 serial number B/2 151576 signatures Barton, Craig and Savage, Scarce about VF - VF Rust Faint Pencilled Annotations. Along with a Queen portrait issue Pick 51d dated 1st September 1964 serial number C/IO 32981 signatures Ritchie, Griffiths & Cruickshank, VF.
£32 London Coins : A168 : Lot 156 : Fiji Government early 5 Shillings (2) comprising a George VI portrait issue Pick 37b dated 1st March... London Coins : A168 : Lot 156 : Fiji Government early 5 Shillings (2) comprising a George VI portrait issue Pick 37b dated 1st March...

Auction 167
World Banknotes issues mid 1900's to modern (29) a in various grades VG - Fine to about UNC - UNC comprising 10 1983 Pick 36c. (2) including 1983 signatures Thomasen & Billestrup Pick 49d along with 50 Kroner 1999 signatures Nielsen & Heering Pick 55a. (26) including s Pick 33 (17) including various dates 1946, 1947, 1949, 1950, 1951 and 1952 with various signature varieties. 5 Kronors Pick 51d years in pale red offset (4) including 1977 CV REPEATER serial number G 471471, 1977 BZ series F 603756, 1978 BV series C 708406 and 1978 DV series B 775733. Also a constively numbered set of 1995 s Pick 61b signatures Kjell-Olof Feldt & Urban Bäckström (5) serail numbers 5460199942 through 5460199946.
£110 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1590 : Scandinavia issues mid 1900's to modern (29) a collection in various grades VG - Fine to about ... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1590 : Scandinavia issues mid 1900's to modern (29) a collection in various grades VG - Fine to about ...

Auction 166
World Banknotes (10) in mixed grades comprising Fiji Government Administration 1937-1951 King portrait issues (3) 5 s Pick 37g dated 1st January 1946 signatures Robertson, Banting and Hayward serial number B/4 151287 and the note in blue on brown and blue underprint featuring King George VI facing 3/4 left and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse. 10 Shillings Pick 38k dated 1st June 1951 and last date of issue signatures Taylor, Donovan and Smith serial number B/5 162141 and the note in brown on blue underprint featuring King George VI facing 3/4 left and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse. 1 Pick 40d dated 1st August 1949 signatures Taylor, Banting and Smith serial number B/4 174876 and the note in green on red underprint featuring a portrait of King George VI now facing forward and Coat of Arms at upper centre. Fiji Government 1942 World War II Emergency Shillings issues (3) 1 Pick 47a dated 1st July 1942 serial number P/1 039396 signatures Robertson, Martin and Banting and this black on green underprint featuring a holed Penny coin at lower right and Coat of Arms in the underprint and the reverse with a guilloche panel and the reverse of the Penny Coin dated 1942. This note although it was nothing of value at the time was a source of amusement for the n GI's that were in Fiji, because it featured a holed Penny on the note and they thought of a penny in very different terms. Being low value and paper many of the GI's sent them back to their families with their letters home. 1 Shilling Pick 49b dated 1st September 1942 Block letter B 5-digit serial number 00798 signatures Robertson, Banting & Martin and partial watermark "Gowen EXTRA STRONG". Pick 50a dated 1st January 1942 serial number 159168 signatures Robertson, Hayward & Banting. The 1 Penny printed by Government Printer and the Shillings - Fiji Government Printer, letter press. Fiji Government British Administration H.M. Queen young portrait 1953-67 issues (3) Pick 51d dated 1st September 1964 serial number C/13 172650 signatures Richie, Griffiths & Cruickshank and the note in grey-blue on lilac underprint. 10 Shillings Pick 52e dated 1st October 1965 signatures Richie, Griffiths & Cruickshank (2) close serial numbers C/9 84561 & C/9 84580. The notes in brown on pink, yellow and green underprint. Government of Fiji Ad-Interim Currency Board Pick 64a ND 1971 serial number A/2 690284 signature Wesley Barret titled Chairman Currency Board and the note in blue-green on multicolour featuring H.M. II at right and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse and Thatched bure (house) and coconut Palm trees on reverse.
£160

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