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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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Ceres

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Auction 173
Ancient Coins a small group (6) (197-198AD) Obverse: Laureate Head right AD.L SEPT SEV PERT AVG IMPX, Reverse : standing left with right foot atop a helmet and holding branch and reversed spear, MARTI PACIFERO, 2.68 grammes RIC 113, RSC 315 Fine, (3) (68-69AD) 21.66 grammes, worn, (98-99AD) Obverse: Laureate Head right AD. IMP CAES NERVA TRAIAN AVG GERM P M, Reverse: Pax seated TR POT COS II PP SC in exergue, RIC 393, 21.71 grammes, VG with much of the lettering illegible, Septimius Severus Obverse: Bust right, Reverse: and Bacchus, legends illegible, 22.79 grammes, RIC 668/669 Fair, As Senior Obverse Bust right with hair in bun, DIVA FAVSTINA, Reverse standing left holding torch and corn ears, AVGVSTA, 11.16 grammes, RIC 1171 Fine, and Septimius Severus unattributed with little detail NVG
£80

Auction 172
World Bulk Lots Temple Tokens (2) the first 22mm square VF, the second 29mm possibly in base Fine or better with some verdigris, 10.44 grammes, Fine, with green patina, Roman Fa Senior Obv: Draped bust right DIVA FAVASTINA, Rev: veiled, standing left, holding and folds of drapery AUGVSTA, 3.20 grammes, RSC 104, RIC 362 Fine. Victorinus 268-270AD Obv: Bust right Rev: Pietas standing RIC 57v VF/NVF, along with Roman copies (4) in mixed grades
£40 London Coins : A172 : Lot 1681 : India Temple Tokens (2) the first 22mm square VF, the second 29mm possibly in base silver Fine or be...

Auction 170
World Banknotes including a French example (8) a mixed group averaging Good/VF to VF and includes a Scarce and very pleasing example of the unusual denomination 300 Francs & Type 1938 Pick 87 (Fayette F29.3) signatures Rousseau & Favre-y block X number 0827074, this in VF with no observable pinholes. Also, an alluring large-sized Luc Oliver Merson dated 18th July 1928 serial number block V.2602 number 932 serial number 065045932 signatures Platet & Strohl. Accompanied by a Violet Type 1917 Pick 72d (Fayette F3.12). (3) consisting of the Mineur Type 1941 Pick 99e (2) Fayette F8.17 dated 9th January 1947 last date for signature pair Rousseau & Favre-Gilly along with Fayette F8.16 dated 19 December 1946 signature pair Rousseau & Favre-Gilly. Along with the Minerve Type 1915 Pick 73d (Fayette F6.14) dated 18th December 1930. And a Pecheur Type 1942 Pick 100a (Fayette F13.5) dated 28th January 1943. The lot also includes the not so common 1 Franc Pick 3 Law of 29th December 1919 serial number 52625 Series B, handwritten signatures slightly faded in blue at left for Secretary and in black at right for President, n print by Halpin Lithograph Company, on .
£180

Auction 170
World Banknotes (2) a pair of including " Et Mercure" Type 1927 modified Pick 90c (Fayette F38.30) dated 20th October 1938 signatures de Bletterie, Rousseau & Favre-y block A.4610 306 number 115225306, GVF with usual small inner body holes and very tiny edge nicks on this very large sized note with an alluring and pleasing appearance. These earlier series notes incorporate various beautiful and colourful designs and are very hard to maintain and find in high grade due to their nature with not very thick paper and especially this example with it's excessively large size. Ochre, blue and multicolour with portraits of Ceres and , also serving as watermarks, at upper left and right obverse with 2 cherubs - with Cock lower centre left holding sickle and maritime at right with paddle and anchor. The reverse with a four various craftsmen figures - Mathematician/Astronomer, Blacksmith, Painter/Artist and Scientist/Alchemist, on a river scene backroad with bota and ships. Along with the "Commerce Et Industrie" Type 1940 Pick 96a (Fayette F39.3) a LAST date 19th December 1940 for this signature type de Bletterie, Rousseau & Favre-Gilly block T.1260 963 number 031493963, about UNC or near so with minor rust at left 2 pinholes mostly marginal and very pleasing and scarce in this high grade World War II period note. Multicolour with allegorical female portraits at left and right with flowers, butterflies, agricultural produce and Cock on obverse. The reverse with illustration of Factories and ships in the background and allegorical man representing Industry at left with hammers, anvil, cog wheel and related along with Ceres at right holding the Caduceus staff representing Commerce with boat and anchor. Watermarked with another allegorical female portrait. An alluring and beautiful design certain to be enjoyed by any collector
£95 London Coins : A170 : Lot 161 : France (2) a pair of 1000 Francs including "Ceres Et Mercure" Type 1927 modified Pick 90c ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 161 : France (2) a pair of 1000 Francs including "Ceres Et Mercure" Type 1927 modified Pick 90c ...

Auction 170
World Banknotes (3) a very collectible small group comprising "" Pick 81 (Fayette F17.36) dated 25th March 1937 signatures Boyer & Strohl block U.5863 series 645 number 146569645, a pleasing EF. "Jeune Paysan" Pick 128d (Fayette F28.31) dated 7th February 1952 signatures Gouin d'Ambrières & Gargam block R.431 number 89480 series 1076689480, correct watermark variety, about UNC. Along with "Minrve & Hercules" Pick 130b (Fayette F41.24) dated 2nd December 1948 signatures Rousseau, Belin & Gargam block Z.508 number 68608 series 1269868608, Fine or about with the expected usual pinholes and a small tape repair on reverse at small centre hole.
£90 London Coins : A170 : Lot 162 : France (3) a very collectible small group comprising 50 Francs "Ceres" Pick 81 (Fayette F1... London Coins : A170 : Lot 162 : France (3) a very collectible small group comprising 50 Francs "Ceres" Pick 81 (Fayette F1...

Auction 165
Ancient Coins (5) (98-117AD) Struck 115-116AD. Obverse: Laureate Bust right, IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC, Reverse: Genius standing left with patera and corn ears, PM TR P COS VI P P SPQR, 3.50 grammes, RIC 347. (117-138AD) Obverse Bare head right, HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P, Reverse: Modius with four grain ears and a single poppy, 2.93 grammes, RIC 230, RSC 170. Ex-M.Trenerry (£88). as (161-180AD) Obverse: Bare head right, AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG PII F COS, Reverse: Sacrificial Implements PIETAS AVG, RIC 424a, Ex-M.Trenerry (£79). (177-192AD) 192AD. Obverse: Laureate head right L AEL AVREL COMM AVG P FEL, Reverse: Fides standing left holding standard and cornucopiae, star in left field, P M TR P XVII IMP VIII COS VII P P, 3.52 grammes, RSC 583a. . Obverse: Bust right, draped, FAVSTINA AVGVSTA, Reverse: seated left, holding corn ears and long torch CERES, 4.12 grammes, RSC 35, Fine to NVF
£150

Auction 165
World Banknotes (8) average Fine to VF includes Nouveaux Pick 142a dated 02.07.1959 series A.27 10115 multicolour cardinal Richelieu at right, fresh and presentable. Pick 100a dated 17.05.1944 series K.132 07960 red and multicolour Breton man at right, original and fresh. 20 Francs Pick 92b dated 18.09.1941 series P.5984 781 blue on multicolour underprint Alegories of Science and Labour at right. Pick 85b dated 22.06.1939 series C.10504 707 and park of Versailles at left. 50 Francs Pick 80b dated 12.10.1933 series S.14421 366 brown blue and multicolour 2 s at upper centre. Pick 128d series W.537 20865 brown red and multicolour, fresh and presentable. 300 Francs Pick 87a ND 1938 series L. 0971853 brown and multicolour Ceres at left, Scarcer note. Pick 129c dated 03.07.1952 series T.111 24906 purple and multicolour.
£85 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1204 : France (8) average Fine to VF includes 10 Francs Nouveaux Pick 142a dated 02.07.1959 series A.27 101... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1204 : France (8) average Fine to VF includes 10 Francs Nouveaux Pick 142a dated 02.07.1959 series A.27 101...

Auction 157
Ancient Coins . Ar . C, 46 BC. Obv; Head of right, wearing grain ear wreath; COS•TERT downwards behind, DICT•ITER upwards before. Rev; Emblems of the augurate and pontificate: simpulum, aspergillum, capis, and lituus; M to right, AVGVR above, PONT•MAX below. Crawford 467/1a. 3.84g. GVF
£350 London Coins : A157 : Lot 1762 : Julius Caesar.  Ar denarius.  C, 46 BC. Obv;  Head of Ceres right, wearing grain ear wreath; COS&bul... London Coins : A157 : Lot 1762 : Julius Caesar.  Ar denarius.  C, 46 BC. Obv;  Head of Ceres right, wearing grain ear wreath; COS&bul...

Auction 150
Ancient Coins As , Rome 7BC, moneyer M.Salvius Otho : others (4) of Rev , Rev Fortuna and (2), Revs Fortuna and Eagle between stds; with Duii (3) of Rev and (2) Revs Fortuna and Roma (RCV 1685,1812,1855,2348,2351v,3062v,3686,3689). First a Bold GF, rest Fair to About Fine (8)
£130

Auction 144
World Bulk Lots an interesting and comprehensive group (37) (2) 2005 Food Safety Award UNC boxed, 2007 King's 80th Birthday FDC, 600 Baht (9) 1980 Queen's Anniversary and FAO UNC, 198enary of the Birth of Rama VI UNC boxed, 1981 35th Anniversary of the Reign of King Rama IX UNC, 1988 Crown Prince's 36th Birthday UNC, 1989 Chulalongkorn University UNC, 1990 90th Birthday of Princess Mother (2) UNC, 1991 36th Birthday of Princess Sirindhorn (2) UNC, 300 Baht (3) 1979 Graduation of Princess Chulabhorn UNC, 1996 50th Anniversary of the Reign of King Rama IX UNC, Queen's Crowned bust facing (1992) Proof nFDC, 200 Baht (4) 1979 Royal Cradle Ceremony UNC, 1981 International Year of the Child Proof FDC, 1987 WWF 25th Anniversary Proof FDC, 1997 UNICEF Proof nFDC, 1 (10) 1975 75th Birthday of the King's Mother UNC, 1977 FAO UNC, 1977 Investiture of Princess Sirindhorn UNC, 1977 Graduation of Princess Sirindhorn UNC, 1977 Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn and Princess Soamsawali Wedding UNC, 1978 9th World Orchid Conference UNC, 1978 Graduation of Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn UNC, undated Queen' crowned facing bust (1992) Proof FDC, 1996 50th Anniversary of the Reign of King Rama IX (2, one a Proof) UNC and FDC, 100 Baht (3) 1975 100th Anniversary of the Ministry of Finance UNC, 1991 World Bank IMF UNC, 1997 WWF Tiger Proof FDC, 50 Baht (5) 1971 20th Year Buddhist Fellowship UNC, 1974 National Museum Centenary UNC with some light verdigris, undated (2004) National Intelligence Agency UNC, undated (2003) 50th Anniversary of the Air Force UNC, 2005 Technological Research UNC in pack of issue, 20 Baht 1963 36th Birthday of Rama IX UNC, plus 5 Baht Set 1977-1987 (10 Coins) UNC in the white folder of issue
£650

Auction 144
Bonds and Shares , Act of August 19 1861, $1,000 bond dated 21 Nov. 1861, (Ref. Ball 44), signed by Taylor, printed by Hoyer & Ludwig, Richmond VA., cental vignette of Commerce and with shield, with coupons. Tear at top with some damage to edges AVF. (1).
£25

Auction 143
Ancient Coins Ar. . C, 46 BC. Obv; COS TERT DICITER; Head of right. Rev; Emblems of Pontificate; AVGVR above; PONT MAX below. Crawford 467/1a. Patchy dark tone. 3.63g. NVF
£260 London Coins : A143 : Lot 1400 : Denarius Ar. Julius Caesar. C, 46 BC. Obv; COS TERT DICITER; Head of Ceres right. Rev; Emblems of Po... London Coins : A143 : Lot 1400 : Denarius Ar. Julius Caesar. C, 46 BC. Obv; COS TERT DICITER; Head of Ceres right. Rev; Emblems of Po...

Auction 137
World Coins 1986 150th Anniversary of the Birth of hal Ca Lustrous UNC with a colourful tone
£11 London Coins : A137 : Lot 921 : Peru 100 Intis 1986 150th Anniversary of the Birth of Marshal Caceres Lustrous UNC with a colourful ... London Coins : A137 : Lot 921 : Peru 100 Intis 1986 150th Anniversary of the Birth of Marshal Caceres Lustrous UNC with a colourful ...

Auction 133
World Cased FAO 22mm diameter in .917 gold and weighing 7.7 grammes Obverse Bust right, CERES above with FAO. ROME below, Reverse LA TIERRA TIENNE FRUITOS PARA TODOS Lustrous UNC in the brown FAO box of issue
£170

Auction 119
Ancient Coins Republic . C. Marius C. f. Capito circa 81BC. Obverse bust of , reverse Husbandman left ploughing with oxen. L. Rustius circa 76BC. Obverse head of right, reverse Ram standing right. Good very fine (2)
£100

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