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London Coins Auction 175
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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4th - 5th June 2022

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Black Sheep

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Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company (4) comprising Menai Straits Bridge Ten Swilt No. 000845, Ten Punt No.000345, Five Punt No.000445 and One Punt No.000745 all with red stamp 23 May 1969, UNC
£50 London Coins : A174 : Lot 152 : Wales - Black Sheep Company (4) comprising Menai Straits Bridge Ten Swilt No. 000845, Ten Punt No.00... London Coins : A174 : Lot 152 : Wales - Black Sheep Company (4) comprising Menai Straits Bridge Ten Swilt No. 000845, Ten Punt No.00...

Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company an of 4 banknotes, Castles issues comprising Ten Punt Cardiff Castle No.896558, Five Punt Harlech Castle No.896557, One Punt No. Conway Castle No.896556 and 101/- Laugharne Castle all with stamp duty abolished stamp UNC
£42 London Coins : A174 : Lot 154 : Wales - Black Sheep Company an uncut sheet of 4 banknotes, Castles issues comprising Ten Punt Cardif... London Coins : A174 : Lot 154 : Wales - Black Sheep Company an uncut sheet of 4 banknotes, Castles issues comprising Ten Punt Cardif...

Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company (4) Llandudno (4) Ten Swilt Black Sheep No.12160, Ten Punt No. 1325, Five Punt No.5384 and One Punt No.103173 all with 29 Apr 1969 stamps UNC
£36 London Coins : A174 : Lot 153 : Wales - Black Sheep Company (4) Llandudno (4) Ten Swilt Black Sheep No.12160, Ten Punt No. 1325, Fiv... London Coins : A174 : Lot 153 : Wales - Black Sheep Company (4) Llandudno (4) Ten Swilt Black Sheep No.12160, Ten Punt No. 1325, Fiv...

Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company an of 4 banknotes, Menai Straits bridge Five Swilt constive numbers 118026 to 118029 inclusive, all with stamp and stamp duty abolished stamp UNC
£32 London Coins : A174 : Lot 155 : Wales - Black Sheep Company an uncut sheet of 4 banknotes, Menai Straits bridge Five Swilt consecuti... London Coins : A174 : Lot 155 : Wales - Black Sheep Company an uncut sheet of 4 banknotes, Menai Straits bridge Five Swilt consecuti...

Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company Five Swilt Black Bull vignette an of 4 banknotes with constive numbers 136554 to 136557all with "Impress Stamping bd by the Lord " in green at edges, about UNC to UNC
£32 London Coins : A174 : Lot 156 : Wales - Black Sheep Company Five Swilt Black Bull vignette an uncut sheet of 4 banknotes with consec... London Coins : A174 : Lot 156 : Wales - Black Sheep Company Five Swilt Black Bull vignette an uncut sheet of 4 banknotes with consec...

Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company (4) Castles issues Ten Punt Cardiff Castle No.771969, Five Punt Harlech Castle No.895254, One Punt Conway Castle No.896305, 10/- Laugharne Castle No.896304 the first with 12 Jan 1971 stamp, the others with cancelled 04 Jan 1971 stamp UNC
£30 London Coins : A174 : Lot 151 : Wales - Black Sheep Company (4) Castles issues Ten Punt Cardiff Castle No.771969, Five Punt Harlech ... London Coins : A174 : Lot 151 : Wales - Black Sheep Company (4) Castles issues Ten Punt Cardiff Castle No.771969, Five Punt Harlech ...

Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company Five Swilt Black Bull vignette No.117117 UNC
£20 London Coins : A174 : Lot 157 : Wales - Black Sheep Company Five Swilt Black Bull vignette No.117117 cancelled UNC London Coins : A174 : Lot 157 : Wales - Black Sheep Company Five Swilt Black Bull vignette No.117117 cancelled UNC

Auction 174
World Banknotes - Company One Punt, red dragon at right, a sailing scene and castle on the reverse, Llandudno, No 101850 by order, UNC
£20 London Coins : A174 : Lot 158 : Wales - Black Sheep Company One Punt, red dragon at right, a sailing scene and castle on the reverse... London Coins : A174 : Lot 158 : Wales - Black Sheep Company One Punt, red dragon at right, a sailing scene and castle on the reverse...

Auction 170
English Banknotes (4) consisting of a , & Banking Company Limited 5 Pounds dated 18th October 1899 No. L4330, signature cut- (Outing 2036f; Grant 5636C), VG with a 4mm oblong centre hole, bank stamps on reverse and still presentable. The note comes with a descriptive short historical background printout. Along with a - Cwmni y Ddafad Ddu Cymreig, 'Black Sheep/Bull Bank' 5 Swllt (Shillings) Menai bridge type with 3 feathers at Fleur de Lis top left and ENGHRAIFFT (translated from Welsh meaning Example) in blue to lower left and serial number 990953, UNC. Also included in the lot are a Wilkinson Promotional Test note in main blue and multicolour value of 100 portrait of King Charles I at right and uniface, along with a display cardboard sheet - Her Majesty's stamps from The Stamp Show 2000, Earls Court, .
£32 London Coins : A170 : Lot 110 : England (4) consisting of a Provincial Stamford, Spalding & Boston Banking Company Limited 5 Pou... London Coins : A170 : Lot 110 : England (4) consisting of a Provincial Stamford, Spalding & Boston Banking Company Limited 5 Pou...

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 & Bull series in sets (15) all very well preserved and in about UNC - UNC comprising The Chief of Wales First Issue Set (4) 10 s and 1, 5 and 10 s all ed in red "Cancelled 29 April 1969" and all with red dragon and a green abacus, to the lower right on the front and a painting of Caernarfon Castle on the back. The Castle Notes – Second Series set (4) 10 Shillings and 1, 5 and , the 10 shillings and 1 Pound overprinted in black "Cancelled" and the 5 and 10 Pounds in red " Cancelled 4th January 1971". These no longer denominated as Welsh currency. The word 'Gynt' (meaning 'Formerly') at the bottom left of the notes is now aligned with the rest of the line. A vignette of Caernarfon Castle appears in the four corners on the back of the notes. The Chief Treasury of Wales Sight Notes with no duty stamp and overprinted "Cancelled by Order" (2) 10 shillings and 1 Pound. Along with a set of the Black bull series (5) 5 and 10 Shillings and 1, 5 and 10 Pounds. The overprinted in black "Cancelled", the rest overprinted in red "Cancelled 23rd May 1969". This lot comes with a vintage black & book/booklet titled "The Collectors' Guide to Modern Welsh Note Issues" copyrighted Richard Hugh Williams,1970 and published by Bill Pritchard, South Wales, UK.
£150 London Coins : A168 : Lot 300 : Wales Black Sheep & Bull series in sets (15) all very well preserved and in about UNC - UNC comp... London Coins : A168 : Lot 300 : Wales Black Sheep & Bull series in sets (15) all very well preserved and in about UNC - UNC comp...

Auction 167
World Cased Conservation Series issues (96) comprising the following :- (4) 500 Afghanis 1978 n Crane KM#980 (2), 250 Afghanis 1978 Snow Leopard KM#978 (2). 10 Pula 1978 Klipspringer KM#12 (2), 5 Pula 1978 Gemsbok KM#11 (2). (4) 750 Pesos 1978 Chestnut-bellied hummingbird KM#265 (2), 500 Pesos 1978 Orinoco Crocodile KM#264 (2). (4) 100 Colones 1974 Manatee KM#201 (2), 50 Colones 1974 Green Turtles KM#200 (2). (4) 25 Birr EE1970 (1977) Mountain Nyala deer KM#62 (2), 10 Birr EE1970 (1977) Bearded Vulture KM#61 (2), . (4) Ten Pounds 1979 Flightless Steamer Duck KM#12 (2), Five Pounds 1979 Humpback Whale KM#11 (2). (4) Twenty Dollars 1978 Golden Cowrie Shell KM#42 (2), Ten Dollars 1978 Pink-billed Parrot Finch KM#41 (2). (4) 40 Dalasis 1977 Aardvark KM#18 (2), 20 Dalasis 1977 Spur-Winged Goose KM#17 (2). (4) 5000 Rupiah 1974 Orang Utan KM#40 (2), 2000 Rupiah n Tiger KM#39 (2). (4) Three Dinars AH1397 (1977) Sunbird and flower KM#32 (2), Two and a Half Dinars AH1397 (1977) Rhim Gazelle KM#31 (2). (4) Ten Kwacha 1978 Sable Antelope KM#16 (2), Five Kwacha 1978 Zebras running KM#15 (2). (4) 25 Ringgit 1976 Rhinoceros Hornbill flanked by sprigs KM#20 (2), 15 Ringgit 1976 Malaysian Gaur KM#19 (2). (4) 50 Rupees 1975 Mauritius Kestrel KM#41 (2), 25 Rupees 1975 Butterfly on flowers KM#40 (2). (4) 50 Tugrik 1976 Camel KM#37 (2), 25 Tugrik 1976 Arfali Sheep KM#36 (2). (4) 50 Rupee VS2031 (1974) Red , 31.8 grammes in silver, KM#841 (2), 25 Rupee VS2031 (1974) Hin Monal Pheasant KM#839 (2). Oman (4) Five Omani Rials AH 1397 (1976) n White Oryx KM#61 (2), Two and a Half Omani Rials AH1397 (1976) Caracal KM#60 (2). (4) 150 Rupees 1976 Gavial Crocodile KM#42 (2), 100 Rupees 1976 Tropogan Pheasant KM#40 (2). (4) 100 Rupees 1978 White-Tailed Tropic bird KM#40 (2), 50 Rupees 1978 Squirrel Fish and Coral KM#38 (2). (4) Five Pounds AH1396 (1976) Hippopotamus and Calf KM#71 (2), Two and a Half Pounds AH1396 (1976) Shoebill Stork KM#70 (2). 50 Shilingi 1974 Black Rhinoceros KM#8 (2), 25 Shillingi 1974 Gifes running KM#7 (2). (4) 100 Baht BE2517 (1974) Brown-Antlered Deer Y#103 (2), 50 Baht BE2517 (1974) n Rhinoceros Y#102 (2). (4) 50 Boliv 1975 Giant Armadillo Y#47 (2), 25 Bolivares 1975 Jaguar Y#46 (2). (4) Five Zaires 1975 Okapi KM#10 (2), Two and a Half Zaires 1975 Mountain Gorillas KM#9 (2). (4) Ten Kwacha 1975 (2) Taita Falcon 35 grammes issue Proof or Prooflike with reflective fields KM#19a (2), Five Kwacha 1975 Kafue Lechwe 28.28 grammes issue KM#18a Proof or Prooflike with reflective fields (2). Many in the boxes of issue with certificates, some in capsules, we note the silver coins in this series often show up with problems, this a superior group of UNC and lustrous pieces containing some scarcer more desirable lower mintage issues and some choice items, also comes with three books describing the coins and with many colour photographs of the wildlife depicted upon them
£1,700

Auction 167
World Banknotes GB & World modern high grade issues mostly circa 1960's - 1970's onwards (51) mainly UNC from various issuers such as & the Chl islands, Black sheep Company, , , , , e, , , , , , , and . Includes a few scarcer items such as £1 B337 FIRST RUN A01, 50 New Pence Pick 28c, Bahamas 1 Dollar Commemorative First Landfall Pick 50a, Trinidad & Tobago 1 Dollar Pick 26c Bruce signature, Bahamas Pick 17a, Yugoslavia 1000 a Pick 29 from 1931, New Zealand Pick 177, Australia 5 Dollars Pick 44b2 without OCR font and srity thread slightly to left and Commemorative Bicentennial of Settlement Pick 49b Captain Cook OVD. A very eye appealing group
£400

Auction 167
World Banknotes Bank 5 s Pick 31a ND 1954 - 1959 issue bearing signatures Coombs titled Governor, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Wilson titled Secretary to the FIRST prefix TA/06 141644. The obverse in black on blue and light blue underprint featuring Australia Coat of Arms, officially known as the Commonwealth Coat of Arms with a shield depicting the 6 states and held by the native Australian animals - the kangaroo and emu bird, along with a portrait of Sir John Franklin, a Royal Navy officer and a famous explorer of the who disappeared and died along with the crew on his last expedition in 1847 whilst attempting to chart and navigate the Northwest passage in the North n Arctic. The reverse in blue featuring sheep, agricultural products, boomerang and native aboriginal shield between Bull and Cow's head. Fresh and crisp about UNC and Scarce in this high grade earlier note
£60 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1440 : Australia Commonwealth Bank 5 Pounds Pick 31a ND 1954 - 1959 issue bearing signatures Coombs titled ... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1440 : Australia Commonwealth Bank 5 Pounds Pick 31a ND 1954 - 1959 issue bearing signatures Coombs titled ...

Auction 166
World Banknotes of Australia 5 s Pick 35a 1960-1965 signatures Coombs & Wilson serial number TC/84 594439. 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. GEF - about UNC and a Rare note
£70 London Coins : A166 : Lot 131 : Australia Reserve Bank of Australia 5 Pounds Pick 35a 1960-1965 signatures Coombs & Wilson seria... London Coins : A166 : Lot 131 : Australia Reserve Bank of Australia 5 Pounds Pick 35a 1960-1965 signatures Coombs & Wilson seria...

Auction 165
English Banknotes Great Britain a in album pages in mixed grades from circulation comprises (34) s to s some better issues such as Five Pounds dated 25th June 1949 series N72 064671, Emergency issues Ten Shillings and . (25) One Pounds and Five Pounds mostly after 1970. Ireland One Pound 1977. The States of Jersey One Pounds (2) a pair series DB 583599 & DB 583600. Along with Black Bull and Black Sheep Company (10) Ten Shillings to s all Cancelled.
£320

Auction 165
World Banknotes (3) in mixed grades includes 500 Reis Pick 2 without No. 684929 violet on ochra underprint Liberty at left. 500 Reis Pick 1 Estampa 3a serie 142a No. 70055 black on yellow underprint woman with sheep at lower left. 1 Pick 3a Estampa 7a serie 205A No. 39081 black on green underprint museum at left
£300 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1166 : Brazil (3) in mixed grades includes 500 Reis Pick 2 without Estampa No. 684929 violet on ochra under... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1166 : Brazil (3) in mixed grades includes 500 Reis Pick 2 without Estampa No. 684929 violet on ochra under...

Auction 163
World Banknotes (4), consisting of 10 s, 1 , and notes with blue duty stamp, very unusual to see set with matching LOW serial number 000066, all with in red, Uncirculated and about
£100 London Coins : A163 : Lot 1596 : Wales (4), consisting of 10 Shillings, 1 Pound, 5 Pounds and 10 Pounds black sheep notes with blue d... London Coins : A163 : Lot 1596 : Wales (4), consisting of 10 Shillings, 1 Pound, 5 Pounds and 10 Pounds black sheep notes with blue d...

Auction 156
World Banknotes and Black Bull banknotes issued 1969-71, 15 different note types from 5 swilt to £10, a sheet of 4 Black Sheep notes & a sheet of 4 uncut Black Bull notes, mostly UNC, also a small book Collectors' guide to Modern Welsh Note Issues
£180

Auction 155
World Banknotes Company (4) 20p, 50p, £1 and £2 all ed and with trains on face and bridges on reverse, along with Laugharne Castle with overprint EF or better
£75

Auction 155
World Banknotes (5) consisting of 10/-, £1, £5 and £10 notes with blue duty stamp dated 1970, and 5 Swilt note all with 4 JAN 1971 in red, about UNC
£65 London Coins : A155 : Lot 2009 : Wales (5) consisting of 10/-, £1, £5 and £10 black sheep notes with blue duty stam... London Coins : A155 : Lot 2009 : Wales (5) consisting of 10/-, £1, £5 and £10 black sheep notes with blue duty stam...

Auction 154
World Banknotes Bank (15) all different types dating for 1969 to 1971, also a small book guide for these particular banknotes, UNC
£260

Auction 154
World Banknotes Bank of 4 banknotes dated 1971, 10 s, £1, £5 and £10, four different denominations but with constive serial numbers, castle vignettes, about UNC to UNC
£85

Auction 146
English Banknotes Black Sheep Company (3) 10 shillings, £1 and £5 all with blue duty stamp dated 1970, UNC
£55 London Coins : A146 : Lot 322 : Wales Black Sheep Company (3) 10 shillings, £1 and £5 all cancelled with blue duty stamp...

Auction 137
English Banknotes (15) assorted £1 and 10 shillings from blue £1 to £1 plus (5) black sheep 10 shilling, £1, £5 and £10 all issued 1970 plus black bull 5 swilt, mostly UNC
£130 London Coins : A137 : Lot 161 : Bank of England (15) assorted £1 and 10 shillings from blue £1 to Somerset £1 plus...

Auction 133
World Cased Fifty s 1981 in .500 Barbados Black Belly Sheep UNC in the blue wallet of issue
£15

Auction 131
World Banknotes (11) all different varieties dating from 1969-71, s, includes Black Bull and Company, UNC
£140

Auction 129
World Banknotes Company set, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2, "Little railways of Wales", with information leaflet, UNC
£50

Auction 125
World Banknotes Company (4) issued late 1960s, train series, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2, about UNC to UNC
£60

Auction 124
World Banknotes World and GB accumulation in album (104) a good selection of , issues (4), some Bank of , issues include various , , 2 s, s (2), fractionals (2), some Scottish, viewing recommended
£360

Auction 119
English Banknotes Aberystwith & Tregaron Bank, shire £2 dated 1814, No.6770 for Evans, Jones, Davies & Co., (Black Sheep Bank), Grant12, VG but scarce denomination
£100

Auction 114
World Banknotes consisting of 10/-, £1, £5 and £10 notes with blue duty stamp dated 1969, all ovpt in black, about UNC
£85

Auction 113
World Banknotes Company (4) 20p, 50p, £1 and £2 all ed and with trains on face and bridges on reverse, about UNC to UNC
£42

Auction 102
World Banknotes The Company of Wales Ltd (4) 20p,50p,£1 and £2 Unc and each with a different steam loco pictured
£46

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