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Five Pound White : English Banknotes

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Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 175
English Banknotes s BIRMINGHAM branch May 2 1931 B228a, 463U 44433 perhaps closer to VF than Fine with some unevenness to the edges and a stamp and penned number reverse, a rare and desirable branch note
£1,000 London Coins : A175 : Lot 31 : Five Pounds Catterns white BIRMINGHAM branch May 2 1931 B228a, 463U 44433 perhaps closer to VF than ... London Coins : A175 : Lot 31 : Five Pounds Catterns white BIRMINGHAM branch May 2 1931 B228a, 463U 44433 perhaps closer to VF than ...

Auction 175
English Banknotes s notes B228 31st August 1931 (2) a ly numbered pair serial numbers 131/J 32134 & 131/J 32135. GVF, have been folded and with some minor brown discolouration at the edges
£400 London Coins : A175 : Lot 30 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 31st August 1931 (2) a consecutively numbered pair seri... London Coins : A175 : Lot 30 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 31st August 1931 (2) a consecutively numbered pair seri...

Auction 175
English Banknotes s B228 25th July 1931 Very Good 114/J 60676
£90

Auction 175
English Banknotes (18) s 22 May 1952 X86 080468 About Fine with some ink marks and inked annotations, s B400 (1) JE66 996049, Five Pounds (3) B407 LK28 223091, LH53 528180 and LH65 464039 , (6) DT34 781938, DU79 673755, DU79 673756, DX09 895305, DX16 895241 and DY06 726174, s (7) O'Brien B271 Last Series Z72X 085602 GVF, Ten Shillings O'Brien B286 D11 538331 Fine, B294 X55 316895, B309 (4) 41Z 304609, 02Y 689652, 02Y 689656, and 43Z 927743 in mixed grades some EF
£80

Auction 175
English Banknotes s B270 dated 23 February 1952 prefix X11, VF
£60 London Coins : A175 : Lot 39 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 dated 23 February 1952 prefix X11, VF London Coins : A175 : Lot 39 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 dated 23 February 1952 prefix X11, VF

Auction 174
English Banknotes s BIRMINGHAM branch May 2 1931 B228a, 463U 81586 Fine with some unevenness to the edges, a rare and desirable branch note
£700 London Coins : A174 : Lot 7 : Five Pounds Catterns white BIRMINGHAM branch May 2 1931 B228a, 463U 81586 Fine with some unevenness ... London Coins : A174 : Lot 7 : Five Pounds Catterns white BIRMINGHAM branch May 2 1931 B228a, 463U 81586 Fine with some unevenness ...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s BIRMINGHAM branch May 5 1931 B228a, 478U 65177 Fine with a pinhole at the centre and a small holes above and below the word Five at left
£700 London Coins : A174 : Lot 8 : Five Pounds Catterns white BIRMINGHAM branch May 5 1931 B228a, 478U 65177 Fine with a pinhole at the... London Coins : A174 : Lot 8 : Five Pounds Catterns white BIRMINGHAM branch May 5 1931 B228a, 478U 65177 Fine with a pinhole at the...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 1st September 1950 serial number S46 010190 Pick344 approaching EF
£200 London Coins : A174 : Lot 24 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 1st September 1950 serial number S46 010190 Pick344 approaching ... London Coins : A174 : Lot 24 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 1st September 1950 serial number S46 010190 Pick344 approaching ...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B241 23rd January 1941, serial number C/121 03476, VF tiny nick left edge, inked number reverse
£180 London Coins : A174 : Lot 10 : Five Pounds Peppiatt white B241 London 23rd January 1941, serial number C/121 03476, VF tiny nick le... London Coins : A174 : Lot 10 : Five Pounds Peppiatt white B241 London 23rd January 1941, serial number C/121 03476, VF tiny nick le...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B241 24th August 1941, serial number C/160 94425, VF penned number top right
£180 London Coins : A174 : Lot 11 : Five Pounds Peppiatt white B241 London 24th August 1941, serial number C/160 94425, VF penned number... London Coins : A174 : Lot 11 : Five Pounds Peppiatt white B241 London 24th August 1941, serial number C/160 94425, VF penned number...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 22nd September 1951 serial number V78 086903 Pick344 pleasant VF
£180 London Coins : A174 : Lot 25 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 22nd September 1951 serial number V78 086903 Pick344 pleasant VF London Coins : A174 : Lot 25 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 22nd September 1951 serial number V78 086903 Pick344 pleasant VF

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 26th August 1950 serial number S41 095479 Pick344 EF or better
£180 London Coins : A174 : Lot 31 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 26th August 1950 serial number S41 095479 Pick344 EF or better London Coins : A174 : Lot 31 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 26th August 1950 serial number S41 095479 Pick344 EF or better

Auction 174
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key (8) Shaded £5 symbol reverse - 1957 to 61 - Helmeted Britannia front B277 (6 ) first series A31 552172 , A39 545187, A52 491130, & B33 041165, B71 002173 , C46 588573 VF to Good EF and WHITE £5 symbol reverse - 1961 to 63 B280 (2 ) first series H86 155439 VF , H81 829861 EF
£180

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 13th June 1950 serial number R76 094371 Pick344 VF
£140 London Coins : A174 : Lot 18 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 13th June 1950 serial number R76 094371 Pick344 VF London Coins : A174 : Lot 18 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 13th June 1950 serial number R76 094371 Pick344 VF

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 19th April 1951 serial number U43 082148 Pick344 VF penned number lower left corner and bank stamp reverse
£130 London Coins : A174 : Lot 23 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 19th April 1951 serial number U43 082148 Pick344 VF penned numbe... London Coins : A174 : Lot 23 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 19th April 1951 serial number U43 082148 Pick344 VF penned numbe...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 11th September 1950 serial number S54 030592 Pick344 VF
£120 London Coins : A174 : Lot 16 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 11th September 1950 serial number S54 030592 Pick344 VF London Coins : A174 : Lot 16 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 11th September 1950 serial number S54 030592 Pick344 VF

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 12th May 1950 serial number R49 043461 Pick344 Good Fine - VF
£120 London Coins : A174 : Lot 17 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 12th May 1950 serial number R49 043461 Pick344 Good Fine - VF London Coins : A174 : Lot 17 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 12th May 1950 serial number R49 043461 Pick344 Good Fine - VF

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 15th May 1951 serial number U65 024095 Pick344 VF penned number lower left corner and bank stamp reverse
£120 London Coins : A174 : Lot 20 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 15th May 1951 serial number U65 024095 Pick344 VF penned number ... London Coins : A174 : Lot 20 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 15th May 1951 serial number U65 024095 Pick344 VF penned number ...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 18th July 1950 serial number S07 019752 Pick344 Good VF penned number lower left corner and bank stamp reverse
£120 London Coins : A174 : Lot 21 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 18th July 1950 serial number S07 019752 Pick344 Good VF penned n... London Coins : A174 : Lot 21 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 18th July 1950 serial number S07 019752 Pick344 Good VF penned n...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 23th June 1949 serial number N70 069497 Pick344 VF
£120 London Coins : A174 : Lot 28 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 23th June 1949 serial number N70 069497 Pick344 VF London Coins : A174 : Lot 28 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 23th June 1949 serial number N70 069497 Pick344 VF

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 29th July 1950 serial number S17 045791 Pick344 VF or near so
£120 London Coins : A174 : Lot 32 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 29th July 1950 serial number S17 045791 Pick344 VF or near so London Coins : A174 : Lot 32 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 29th July 1950 serial number S17 045791 Pick344 VF or near so

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 19th April 1951 serial number U43 082016 Pick344 VF penned number lower left corner, pencilled number at the top and bank stamp reverse
£110 London Coins : A174 : Lot 22 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 19th April 1951 serial number U43 082016 Pick344 VF penned numbe... London Coins : A174 : Lot 22 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 19th April 1951 serial number U43 082016 Pick344 VF penned numbe...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 23rd June 1950 serial number R85 037907 Pick344 VF small brown stain bottom middle
£110 London Coins : A174 : Lot 26 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 23rd June 1950 serial number R85 037907 Pick344 VF small brown s... London Coins : A174 : Lot 26 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 23rd June 1950 serial number R85 037907 Pick344 VF small brown s...

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B264 20th May 1947 serial number M22 043366 VF or near so
£100 London Coins : A174 : Lot 14 : Five Pounds Peppiatt white B264 London 20th May 1947 serial number M22 043366 VF or near so London Coins : A174 : Lot 14 : Five Pounds Peppiatt white B264 London 20th May 1947 serial number M22 043366 VF or near so

Auction 174
English Banknotes s O'Brien B276 3rd April 1956 serial number C52A 023702 Fine
£100 London Coins : A174 : Lot 37 : Five Pounds O'Brien white B276 London 3rd April 1956 serial number C52A 023702 Fine London Coins : A174 : Lot 37 : Five Pounds O'Brien white B276 London 3rd April 1956 serial number C52A 023702 Fine

Auction 174
English Banknotes s B270 15th August 1950 serial number S31 058931 Pick344 VF or near so
£95 London Coins : A174 : Lot 19 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 15th August 1950 serial number S31 058931 Pick344 VF or near so London Coins : A174 : Lot 19 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 15th August 1950 serial number S31 058931 Pick344 VF or near so

Auction 173
English Banknotes s notes B228 17th March 1932 (2) a ly numbered pair serial numbers 179/J 68714 & 179/J 68715. GVF, have been folded and the 68714 with a hint of brown discolouration at the bottom edge
£420 London Coins : A173 : Lot 35 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 17th March 1932 (2) a consecutively numbered pair seria... London Coins : A173 : Lot 35 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 17th March 1932 (2) a consecutively numbered pair seria...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s notes B228 5th March 1932 (2) a ly numbered pair serial numbers 169/J 90969 & 169/J 90970. GVF, have been folded
£360 London Coins : A173 : Lot 37 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 5th March 1932 (2) a consecutively numbered pair serial... London Coins : A173 : Lot 37 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 5th March 1932 (2) a consecutively numbered pair serial...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s notes B228 31st August 1931 (2) a ly numbered pair serial numbers 131/J 32134 & 131/J 32135. GVF, have been folded and with some minor brown discolouration at the edges
£340 London Coins : A173 : Lot 36 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 31st August 1931 (2) a consecutively numbered pair seri... London Coins : A173 : Lot 36 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 London 31st August 1931 (2) a consecutively numbered pair seri...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B264 dated 26 June 1947 M54 050654 AU-Unc desirable thus
£220 London Coins : A173 : Lot 48 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White B264 dated London 26 June 1947 M54 050654 AU-Unc desirable thus London Coins : A173 : Lot 48 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White B264 dated London 26 June 1947 M54 050654 AU-Unc desirable thus

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B270 dated 17th March 1949 M86 037179, EF and pleasing, Five Pounds O'Brien Lion and Key H15 prefix VF. s (13) Blue J93D Good, O'Brien 1955 B273 VF, One Pound B322 prefix CR47 Unc and 1978 B337 and 339 (6) EF- Unc and (5) EF-Unc. s O'Brien 1955 B271 VF and 1963 B294 EF
£180 London Coins : A173 : Lot 54 : Five Pounds White Beale B270 dated 17th March 1949  M86 037179, EF and pleasing, Five Pounds O'... London Coins : A173 : Lot 54 : Five Pounds White Beale B270 dated 17th March 1949  M86 037179, EF and pleasing, Five Pounds O'...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key (4) average VF to about EF comprising B277 Shaded Symbol variety LAST series prefix serial number E13 240808. Along with the later 1961 B280 Symbol variety (3) all FIRST series prefixes serial numbers H29 504070, H94 324243 and H94 860892.
£140 London Coins : A173 : Lot 60 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (4) average VF to about EF comprising B277 Shaded Symbol var... London Coins : A173 : Lot 60 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (4) average VF to about EF comprising B277 Shaded Symbol var...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s 20th August 1945 B241 GVF (pressed and looks better) K03 050931
£130 London Coins : A173 : Lot 40 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White London 20th August 1945 B241 GVF (pressed and looks better) K03 050931 London Coins : A173 : Lot 40 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White London 20th August 1945 B241 GVF (pressed and looks better) K03 050931

Auction 173
English Banknotes s Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074686, GVF looks better
£120 London Coins : A173 : Lot 45 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074686, GVF looks bett... London Coins : A173 : Lot 45 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074686, GVF looks bett...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B270 U13 068165 dated 14 March 1951 Good Fine with a small pencil annotation on the reverse, and a small crease on the lower right corner
£80 London Coins : A173 : Lot 53 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 U13 068165 dated 14 March 1951 Good Fine with a small pencil annotation... London Coins : A173 : Lot 53 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 U13 068165 dated 14 March 1951 Good Fine with a small pencil annotation...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B228 25th July 1931 Very Good 114/J 60676
£70 London Coins : A173 : Lot 34 : Five Pounds Catterns White B228 London 25th July 1931  Very Good 114/J 60676 London Coins : A173 : Lot 34 : Five Pounds Catterns White B228 London 25th July 1931  Very Good 114/J 60676

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B270 1 February 1950 P63 036116, Pick 344, VF
£70 London Coins : A173 : Lot 51 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 1 February 1950  P63 036116, Pick 344, VF London Coins : A173 : Lot 51 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 1 February 1950  P63 036116, Pick 344, VF

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B270 12 July 1949 N86 034670, Pick 344, VF
£70 London Coins : A173 : Lot 52 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 12 July 1949  N86 034670, Pick 344, VF London Coins : A173 : Lot 52 : Five Pounds Beale white B270 London 12 July 1949  N86 034670, Pick 344, VF

Auction 173
English Banknotes s O`Brien B276 12 January 1956, serial number B82A 039942, Pick 345, VF
£60 London Coins : A173 : Lot 58 : Five Pounds O`Brien white B276 London 12 January 1956, serial number B82A 039942, Pick 345, VF London Coins : A173 : Lot 58 : Five Pounds O`Brien white B276 London 12 January 1956, serial number B82A 039942, Pick 345, VF

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B270 dated 24th November 1951 W33 057487, VF two small holes at centre
£55 London Coins : A173 : Lot 55 : Five Pounds White Beale B270 dated 24th November 1951  W33 057487, VF two small holes at centre London Coins : A173 : Lot 55 : Five Pounds White Beale B270 dated 24th November 1951  W33 057487, VF two small holes at centre

Auction 173
English Banknotes s O'Brien B275 dated 23 March 1955 serial number Z28 006928 prefix Z28, Fine
£55 London Coins : A173 : Lot 57 : Five Pounds O'Brien white B275 dated 23 March 1955  serial number Z28 006928 prefix Z28, Fine London Coins : A173 : Lot 57 : Five Pounds O'Brien white B275 dated 23 March 1955  serial number Z28 006928 prefix Z28, Fine

Auction 173
English Banknotes s O`Brien B276 19 September 1955, serial number A82A 012496, Pick 345, nVF small nick at top edge and penned number 110 in the obverse field
£50 London Coins : A173 : Lot 59 : Five Pounds O`Brien white B276 London 19 September 1955, serial number A82A 012496, Pick 345, nVF sm... London Coins : A173 : Lot 59 : Five Pounds O`Brien white B276 London 19 September 1955, serial number A82A 012496, Pick 345, nVF sm...

Auction 172
English Banknotes s 13th June 1945 J44 000456 B255 original and pleasant VF very low serial number for this prefix, unusual to see three zeros in a five pounds serial number. Bank Mansfield Road stamp on reverse
£140 London Coins : A172 : Lot 28 : Five Pounds Peppiatt London 13th June 1945 J44 000456 B255 original and pleasant VF very low serial ... London Coins : A172 : Lot 28 : Five Pounds Peppiatt London 13th June 1945 J44 000456 B255 original and pleasant VF very low serial ...

Auction 172
English Banknotes s note B270 dated October 3rd 1949, series O58 035872, (Pick344), EF with some faint brown discolouration and a small section of the top left corner missing
£85 London Coins : A172 : Lot 30 : Five Pounds Beale white note B270 dated October 3rd 1949, series O58 035872, (Pick344), EF with some... London Coins : A172 : Lot 30 : Five Pounds Beale white note B270 dated October 3rd 1949, series O58 035872, (Pick344), EF with some...

Auction 171
English Banknotes s B228 dated 9th June 1933 MANCHESTER branch serial T/142 02526 GVF with some light discolouration Ex Spink Sale 19031 Lot 2378
£300 London Coins : A171 : Lot 39 : Five pounds Catterns white B228 dated 9th June 1933 MANCHESTER branch serial T/142 02526 GVF with so... London Coins : A171 : Lot 39 : Five pounds Catterns white B228 dated 9th June 1933 MANCHESTER branch serial T/142 02526 GVF with so...

Auction 171
English Banknotes s (2) 10 January 1951 VF-GVF, O'Brien 7 March 1956 Fine
£150

Auction 171
English Banknotes s note branch dated 28 April 1945 the date on which Benitto Mussolini was executed Serial no. J05 045963, VF or better with signs of slight creasing through the centre of the note with staining on the reverse bottom right hand corner from mount and stamped with numbers 2201 in top left in line with vignette otherwise a well presented and clear note. an example of a Military Payment Note printed on the heavier Thick Paper with incorporation of Metal thread with new prefix numbering system showing five figures in the watermark instead of the previous four. Few examples in grade EF or higher have appeared with us in the present year.
£90 London Coins : A171 : Lot 48 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note London branch dated 28 April 1945 the date on which Benitto Mussolin... London Coins : A171 : Lot 48 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note London branch dated 28 April 1945 the date on which Benitto Mussolin...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B241b BRISTOL branch issue dated 1st April 1935 serial number T/179 44540, a presentable and well-preserved VF with a minor inked signature at lower right reverse and an Exceptionally Rare note . In fact we have only offered 1 example in December 2019 in good Fine again with a small inked annotation that realised £2000. Also historically this is an example of the last ever branch issued notes as at the outbreak of World War II all branches ceased issuing notes. Issuing became centralized in the main office in and the branches only served as distribution centres.
£2,800 London Coins : A170 : Lot 45 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B241b BRISTOL branch issue dated 1st April 1935 serial number T/179 ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 45 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B241b BRISTOL branch issue dated 1st April 1935 serial number T/179 ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s Note B208b dated 24th June 1915 serial number 31/D 83624, VF and an Exceptionally Rare early example of the White Britannia medallion issues. Seldom seen by the public at the time as it would roughly be equal to a monthly wage, as average guards and signalmen would make about 25 to 35 shillings per week (20 Shillings in 1 Pound), these historic examples are consistently sought after by any collector. John Gordon Nairne served a long and prosperous career in the Bank service entering at a very young age in 1880. He was knighted in 1914 and created a Baronet in 1917.
£480 London Coins : A170 : Lot 38 : Five Pounds Nairne White Note B208b dated 24th June 1915 serial number 31/D 83624, VF and an Excepti... London Coins : A170 : Lot 38 : Five Pounds Nairne White Note B208b dated 24th June 1915 serial number 31/D 83624, VF and an Excepti...

Auction 170
English Banknotes   note B209a an early dated 24th May 41511 with the 2 digit over letter fractional prefix serial number 50/H 41511 LONDON branch issue in presentable VF and Exceptionally Scarce note now a century old. Sir Ernest Musgrave Harvey was the 17th Chief Cashier which he became on the 6th May 1918 just as the end of World War I was approaching. The inflation caused during the war meant that demand for banknotes increased during Mr Harvey's time in office. Sir Harvey was knighted in 1920 and created a Baronet in 1933, among his other honours which were the CBE, Chavlier of the Legion of Honour and Chavlier of Leopold of Belgium.
£300 London Coins : A170 : Lot 36 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a an early dated 24th May 41511 with the ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 36 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a an early dated 24th May 41511 with the ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B228 dated 12th May 1932 serial number 203/J 46413 LONDON branch issue, a fresh and presentable pressed GVF and a fabulous early example, well kept over the ages and appears EF-about UNC at first glance
£300 London Coins : A170 : Lot 37 : Five Pounds Catterns White note B228  dated 12th May 1932 serial number 203/J 46413 LONDON branch is... London Coins : A170 : Lot 37 : Five Pounds Catterns White note B228  dated 12th May 1932 serial number 203/J 46413 LONDON branch is...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s Note B209a dated 1st June 1922 serial number D/25 48126 LONDON branch issue a pleasing GVF - EF and an Exceptionally Scarce note now almost a century old. Sir Ernest Musgrave Harvey was the 17th Chief Cashier which he became on the 6th May 1918 just as the end of World War I was approaching. The inflation caused during the war meant that demand for banknotes increased during Mr Harvey's time in office. Sir Harvey was knighted in 1920 and created a Baronet in 1933, among his other honours which were the CBE, Chavlier of the Legion of Honour and Chavlier of Leopold of Belgium.
£280 London Coins : A170 : Lot 34 : Five Pounds Harvey White Note B209a dated 1st June 1922 serial number D/25 48126 LONDON branch issue... London Coins : A170 : Lot 34 : Five Pounds Harvey White Note B209a dated 1st June 1922 serial number D/25 48126 LONDON branch issue...

Auction 170
English Banknotes   note B209a a later dated 16th September 1924 with the 3 digit over letter fractional prefix serial number 019/E 96354 LONDON branch issue in presentable good Fine or better very minor age and handling related wear , nearly a century old and Exceptionally Scarce. Sir Ernest Musgrave Harvey was the 17th Chief Cashier which he became on the 6th May 1918 just as the end of World War I was approaching. The inflation caused during the war meant that demand for banknotes increased during Mr Harvey's time in office. Sir Harvey was knighted in 1920 and created a Baronet in 1933, among his other honours which were the CBE, Chavlier of the Legion of Honour and Chavlier of Leopold of Belgium.
£220 London Coins : A170 : Lot 35 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a a later dated 16th September 1924 with ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 35 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a a later dated 16th September 1924 with ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th June 1947 serial number M42 075861, a pleasing very high grade example in about UNC - UNC still retaining original embossing and showing very minor signs of handling. For a ly numbered note to this please see next lot
£220 London Coins : A170 : Lot 62 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th... London Coins : A170 : Lot 62 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th June 1947 serial number M42 075954, a pleasing very high grade example in about UNC - UNC still retaining original embossing and showing very minor signs of handling
£220 London Coins : A170 : Lot 65 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th... London Coins : A170 : Lot 65 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 30th June 1952 serial number Y20 052976, a pleasing high grade example about UNC - UNC
£220 London Coins : A170 : Lot 77 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 30th June 1952 ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 77 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 30th June 1952 ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th June 1947 serial number M42 075862, a pleasing very high grade example in about UNC - UNC still retaining original embossing and showing very minor signs of handling. For a ly numbered note to this please see previous lot
£210 London Coins : A170 : Lot 63 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th... London Coins : A170 : Lot 63 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th June 1947 serial number M42 075877, a pleasing very high grade example in about UNC - UNC still retaining original embossing and showing very minor signs of handling
£200 London Coins : A170 : Lot 64 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th... London Coins : A170 : Lot 64 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s Note B209a bearing the Valentine's Day date 100 Years ago on 14th February 1920 serial number 64/J 93474, a pleasing and presentable GVF lightly pressed with a minor original ink smudge and 5 almost undetectable pinholes around Britannia medallion visible at inspection against strong light. A perfect gift for the few romantics left out there to show their other half that their love would last through the centuries`
£190 London Coins : A170 : Lot 33 : Five Pounds Harvey White Note B209a bearing the Valentine's Day date 100 Years ago on 14th Febr... London Coins : A170 : Lot 33 : Five Pounds Harvey White Note B209a bearing the Valentine's Day date 100 Years ago on 14th Febr...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th June 1947 serial number M42 075974, a pleasing very high grade example in about UNC - UNC still retaining original embossing and showing very minor signs of handling
£180 London Coins : A170 : Lot 66 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th... London Coins : A170 : Lot 66 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue and an earlier example for type dated 9th September 1944 serial number E07 078718, VF various bank and hand stamps - 2 on face one of which a date "Feb 22 1946", 2 inked numerals on face. The reverse an inked signature Mr/Mrs James and pencilled signature A. Sargeson and 2 hand stamps from stores - The Great Universal Stores Limited and the Montague Ltd, 49 Piccadilly, Manchester a clothes shop established by Sir Montague Maurice Burton and still operating to this day under Burton Menswear
£160 London Coins : A170 : Lot 56 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue and an earlier exa... London Coins : A170 : Lot 56 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue and an earlier exa...

Auction 170
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 15th August 1949 serial number 016 021567 branch. 55 EPQ
£160 London Coins : A170 : Lot 82 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 15th August... London Coins : A170 : Lot 82 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 15th August...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B241 LONDON branch issue dated 22nd January 1944 and serial number D/179 62506, and an Exceptionally high grade example about UNC slightly wrinkled at places around edges, perhaps from indirect moisture or air humidity.
£130 London Coins : A170 : Lot 44 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B241 LONDON branch issue dated 22nd January 1944 and serial number D... London Coins : A170 : Lot 44 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B241 LONDON branch issue dated 22nd January 1944 and serial number D...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s O'Brien note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th October 1955 serial number B03A 009604, presentable VF or slightly better minor edge nick at lower right and a clear glue repaired 11mm tear at upper centre
£120 London Coins : A170 : Lot 85 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th Octo... London Coins : A170 : Lot 85 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 12th Octo...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated on the US Independence day 4th July 1945 serial number J 62 065963, good Fine - about VF small edge nicks at folds and an inked name in large and bold letters on reverse
£75 London Coins : A170 : Lot 60 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated on the US In... London Coins : A170 : Lot 60 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated on the US In...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 7th March 1952 serial number X22 011451, GVF and pleasing. For a ly numbered note to this see next lot
£75 London Coins : A170 : Lot 79 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 7th March 1952 ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 79 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 7th March 1952 ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note World War II German Operation BERNHARD B241OB dated 29th October 1935 serial number A/247 58160, VF or better with the usual Pinholes in body
£65 London Coins : A170 : Lot 46 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note World War II German Operation BERNHARD forgery B241OB dated 29th Oct... London Coins : A170 : Lot 46 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note World War II German Operation BERNHARD forgery B241OB dated 29th Oct...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 14th November 1950 serial number T10 089165, VF pressed and washed with watermark thinned at right resulting in a minor inner split but a presentable note
£65 London Coins : A170 : Lot 71 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 14th November 1... London Coins : A170 : Lot 71 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 14th November 1...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 7th March 1952 serial number X22 011450, GVF and pleasing. For a ly numbered note to this see previous lot
£65 London Coins : A170 : Lot 80 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 7th March 1952 ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 80 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 7th March 1952 ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s O'Brien note B275 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 4th April 1955 serial number Z38 067961, VF or near
£65 London Coins : A170 : Lot 84 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B275 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 4th April... London Coins : A170 : Lot 84 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B275 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 4th April...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue and an earlier example for type dated 26th September 1944 and an interesting "declining" serial number E21 055054, a presentable VF with 2 signed pencilled names on reverse in large letters and a small pencilled numeral 25 also on reverse
£60 London Coins : A170 : Lot 55 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue and an earlier exa... London Coins : A170 : Lot 55 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue and an earlier exa...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s O'Brien note B275 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 22nd April 1955 serial number Z53 024183, presentable VF - GVF
£60 London Coins : A170 : Lot 83 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B275 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 22nd Apri... London Coins : A170 : Lot 83 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B275 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 22nd Apri...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 25th October 1945 serial number K60 000893, VF previously displayed in a frame or similar as most noticeable by toning of paper from sunlight and lightly trimmed at right edge with also an inked number on reverse, but no observable mounting points (glue or similar)
£55 London Coins : A170 : Lot 57 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 25th October... London Coins : A170 : Lot 57 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 25th October...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 16th March 1949 serial number M85 056069, VF
£55 London Coins : A170 : Lot 72 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 16th March 1949... London Coins : A170 : Lot 72 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 16th March 1949...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 29th January 1951 serial number T74 068542, VF lightly pressed and presentable note
£55 London Coins : A170 : Lot 76 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 29th January 19... London Coins : A170 : Lot 76 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 29th January 19...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 6th September 1950 an interesting "declining" serial number S50 056055, VF a very tiny Pinhole at upper left
£55 London Coins : A170 : Lot 78 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 6th September 1... London Coins : A170 : Lot 78 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 6th September 1...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 27th September 1945 serial number K36 077343, VF lightly pressed with visible signs of wear and handling
£50 London Coins : A170 : Lot 58 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 27th Septemb... London Coins : A170 : Lot 58 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 27th Septemb...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 6th October 1944 serial number E30 072813, VF faint pencilled numeral at upper right on face and an inked numeral on reverse
£50 London Coins : A170 : Lot 59 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 6th October ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 59 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 6th October ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 11th October 1950 serial number S80 023773, presentable VF or very slightly better
£50 London Coins : A170 : Lot 69 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 11th October 19... London Coins : A170 : Lot 69 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 11th October 19...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s O'Brien note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 21st October 1955 serial number B11A 063026, VF - GVF with a glue repaired 52mm tear in the right margin but not affecting design and a inked numeral on reverse
£48 London Coins : A170 : Lot 87 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 21st Octo... London Coins : A170 : Lot 87 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 21st Octo...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 1st January 1952 serial number W64 084923, VF or slightly better multiple pinholes to upper centre left body of the note and minor faint pencilled W in upper right
£46 London Coins : A170 : Lot 73 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 1st January 195... London Coins : A170 : Lot 73 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 1st January 195...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 25th May 1949 serial number N45 053689, presentable VF with an inked signature on reverse W S Wilkes and a handstamp at upper right
£44 London Coins : A170 : Lot 75 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 25th May 1949 s... London Coins : A170 : Lot 75 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 25th May 1949 s...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 14th May 1947 serial number M17 063651, good Fine - about VF pencilled numerals and a hand stamp on face
£42 London Coins : A170 : Lot 67 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 14th... London Coins : A170 : Lot 67 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B264 Post-war Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 14th...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 13th October 1950 serial number S82 097280, VF stained with minor thinning and a tape repair at the place of thinning
£42 London Coins : A170 : Lot 70 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 13th October 19... London Coins : A170 : Lot 70 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 13th October 19...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s note B270 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 21st September 1949 serial number O48 011901, presentable VF pressed with 2 inked signatures on reverse Kemp at left and R. Best at right
£40 London Coins : A170 : Lot 74 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 21st September ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 74 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270  Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 21st September ...

Auction 170
English Banknotes s O'Brien note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 16th December 1955 serial number B59A 008680, VF previously mounted with 6 glue residue mounting points on reverse
£40 London Coins : A170 : Lot 86 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 16th Dece... London Coins : A170 : Lot 86 : Five Pounds O'Brien White note B276 Thin paper Metal thread LONDON branch issue dated 16th Dece...

Auction 169
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key (4) average VF to about EF comprising B277 Shaded Symbol variety LAST series prefix serial number E13 240808. Along with the later 1961 B280 Symbol variety (3) all FIRST series prefixes serial numbers H29 504070, H94 324243 and H94 860892.
£150 London Coins : A169 : Lot 49 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (4) average VF to about EF comprising B277 Shaded Symbol var... London Coins : A169 : Lot 49 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (4) average VF to about EF comprising B277 Shaded Symbol var...

Auction 169
English Banknotes s Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074686, GVF looks better
£130 London Coins : A169 : Lot 43 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074686, GVF looks bett... London Coins : A169 : Lot 43 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074686, GVF looks bett...

Auction 169
English Banknotes along with a Black Bull 5 Swllt-Shillings (12) in various grades VG to GVF comprising a s O'Brien note B276 dated 5th August 1955 serial number A44A 007471. A pair of the Second issue World War II Emergency 1940 issues (2) including a 10 Shillings B251 Mauve series Z71D 814200 and the 1 Pound B249 Blue/Pink series H34H 753086. A pair of 10 Shillings QE2 portrait B310 issues (2) last series prefixes D16N and D27N. A ly numbered trio of 1 Pounds QE2 portrait B322 (3) last series HZ 32 041070 - HZ32 041072. Together with another consecutive trio 1 Pounds QE2 pictorial B341 W Reverse (3) series AY54 357391 - AY54 357393.
£70 London Coins : A169 : Lot 48 : Bank of England along with a Wales Black Bull 5 Swllt-Shillings (12) in various grades VG to GVF com... London Coins : A169 : Lot 48 : Bank of England along with a Wales Black Bull 5 Swllt-Shillings (12) in various grades VG to GVF com...

Auction 168
English Banknotes   note B209a dated 31st October 1922 serial number C/29 86193 LONDON branch issue EF very minor rust and Exceptionally Scarce note now almost a century old. Sir Ernest Musgrave Harvey was the 17th Chief Cashier which he became on the 6th May 1918 just as the end of World War I was approaching. The inflation caused during the war meant that demand for banknotes increased during Mr Harvey's time in office. Sir Harvey was knighted in 1920 and created a Baronet in 1933, among his other honours which were the CBE, Chavlier of the Legion of Honour and Chavlier of Leopold of Belgium.
£300 London Coins : A168 : Lot 31 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a dated 31st October 1922 serial number C...

Auction 168
English Banknotes   Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thread dated 9th July 1947 serial number M65 088628  branch, in a holder and very high graded Choice UNC 64 Pinholes. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London these notes are seldom seen in such high grades
£170 London Coins : A168 : Lot 53 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thr... London Coins : A168 : Lot 53 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thr...

Auction 168
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 31st March 1952 serial number X42 005187  branch and an original GVF. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London
£70 London Coins : A168 : Lot 57 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 31st March ...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s notes B228 dated 8th August 1932 (2) a ly numbered pair serial numbers 243/J 10192 & 243/J 10193, issues. Both original and relatively crisp GVF or near so and 1 with Minor marginal nick at top left but this not affecting the note's general appearance
£480 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1311 : Five Pounds Catterns White notes B228 dated 8th August 1932 (2) a consecutively numbered pair serial...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B241f dated 21st April 1938 serial number T/298 14431 MANCHESTER branch issue. Black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left. An attractive GVF with paper still retaining some relative crispness, faint bank stamp at upper right. A very Rare branch issue note
£340 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1321 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B241f dated 21st April 1938 serial number T/298 14431 MANCHESTER bra...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B228 dated 24th March 1933 serial number 270/J 15743 branch issue about EF and an Exceptionally Scarce early signature, very sought after by most collectors
£260 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1309 : Five Pounds Catterns White note B228 dated 24th March 1933 serial number 270/J 15743 London branch i...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 26th July 1956 serial number from the LAST series D51A 042993. A fresh and crisp GEF - about UNC example of the last White 5 Pound notes
£220 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1359 : Five Pounds O'Brien White Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 26th July 1956 serial n...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B209a dated 30th June 1919 serial number 67/H 38855 branch issue VF - GVF Pinholes, Faint Annotations and an always sought after early signature. Sir Ernest Musgrave Harvey became the 17th Chief Cashier on the 6th May 1918 just as the end of World War I was approaching. The inflation caused during the war meant that demand for banknotes increased during Mr Harvey's time in office. Sir Harvey was knighted in 1920 and created a Baronet in 1933, among his other honours which were the CBE, Chavlier of the Legion of Honour and Chavlier of Leopold of Belgium.
£200 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1301 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a dated 30th June 1919 serial number 67/H 38855 London branch issu...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B228f dated 1 April 1931 serial number 459/U 72246 MANCHESTER branch issue. Black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left. Presentable VF - GVF Bank stamps one of which includes a Accounts dated 20th May 1932 along with other Manchester bank stamps, Minor Annotation and an Exceptionally Scarce early branch issue note
£200 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1312 : Five Pounds Catterns White note B228f dated 1 April 1931 serial number 459/U 72246 MANCHESTER branch...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   Note B255 Thick Paper Metal Thread dated 7th May 1945 serial number J12 081870 LONDON branch about UNC - UNC and rarely seen in this high grade
£200 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1340 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B255 Thick Paper Metal Thread dated 7th May...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B228 dated 8th August 1932 serial number 243/J 67868 branch issue. Presentable good Fine and a Scarce early issue
£190 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1310 : Five Pounds Catterns White note B228 dated 8th August 1932 serial number 243/J 67868 London branch i...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread issue dated 16th November 1945 serial number K79 032854 about UNC or near so and pleasing
£150 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1336 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread issue dated 16th November 1945 serial ...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thread dated 2nd June 1947 serial number M33 066089 branch. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London. EF and a very desirable note. An interesting fact about this issue is that all the notes are dated 1947 but were not issued into circulation until 1948 and no notes were printed in 1948.
£140 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1346 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thr...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B241 dated 14th January 1936 serial number A/267 50323. Original and crisp EF and desirable
£120 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1317 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B241 dated 14th January 1936 serial number A/267 50323. Original and...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s Notes B255 Thick paper Metal threaded (2) both war-time and early dated for this type 21st October 1944 branch issues with same FIRST series prefix and very close serial numbers E43 036585 & E43 036599. Both presentable and desirable VF - GVF and always keenly sought after
£110 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1338 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Notes B255 Thick paper Metal threaded (2) both war-time and early dated f...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 24th July 1952 LAST series serial number Y41 080420 branch GVF - about EF and a scarcer later issue. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London
£110 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1355 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 24th July 1...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 15th August 1949 serial number 016 021567 branch. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London. Fresh and crisp about UNC or near so
£110 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1356 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 15th August...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien  Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 4th October 19565 serial number A95A 094385 branch. Original and relatively crisp VF
£110 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1361 : Five Pounds O'Brien White Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 4th...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thread dated 3rd February 1947 serial number L31 034636 branch. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London. Original and relatively crisp VF or slightly better
£100 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1347 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thr...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 22nd January 1952 serial number W82 013817 branch EF very Minor Rust but not affecting the design or the general appearance of the note. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London
£100 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1354 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 22nd Januar...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s World War II German note B241 dated 4th April 1938 serial number B/200 71084. A very fresh and crisp about UNC - UNC example, paper slightly wrinkled however these notes rarely appear in such high grades and this an excellent example perfect for any collector
£90 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1318 : Five Pounds Peppiatt World War II German Operation Bernhard Forgery White note B241 dated 4th April ...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 15th November 1950 serial number T11 035339 branch about EF. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London
£90 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1357 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 15th Novemb...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s World War II German note B241 dated 6th February 1936 serial number A/275 33488. A very fresh and crisp EF - GEF Pinholes example
£70 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1319 : Five Pounds Peppiatt World War II German Operation Bernhard Forgery White note B241 dated 6th Februa...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   Note B255 Thick Paper Metal Thread dated 21st July 1945 serial number J77 084040 LONDON branch issue. Original and presentable VF Minor Annotations reverse, Bank stamp on obverse
£70 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1339 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B255 Thick Paper Metal Thread dated 21st Ju... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1339 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B255 Thick Paper Metal Thread dated 21st Ju...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien  Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 26th November 1955 serial number B42A 009749 branch. Good Fine - about VF
£70 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1360 : Five Pounds O'Brien White Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 26t...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien  Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 8th September 1956 LAST series D89A 061356 branch GVF - EF lightly pressed. The obverse with much eye appeal and the print very well kept. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London without imprint
£70 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1362 : Five Pounds O'Brien White Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 8th...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien  Notes B276 Thin paper Metal thread branch issues (2) the first dated 17th June 1955 serial number A10A 086260, the second dated 23rd September 1955 serial number A86A 039351. VG and Fine
£70 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1363 : Five Pounds O'Brien White Notes B276 Thin paper Metal thread  London branch...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key (2) including the 2 varieties B277 Shaded symbols 1957 and a FIRST series number A67 753507 along with the B280 symbols 1961 serial number J31 397539. Both About UNC or near so and very sought after and collectable in high grades
£70 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1365 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (2) including the 2 varieties B277 Shaded symbols 1957 and a... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1365 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (2) including the 2 varieties B277 Shaded symbols 1957 and a...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thread dated 1st May 1947 serial number M06 096910 branch VF. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London. An interesting fact about this issue is that all the notes are dated 1947 but were not issued into circulation until 1948 and no notes were printed in 1948.
£60 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1345 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note B264 Fourth Post-war Period Thin paper Metal thr...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal thread issue dated 24th November 1944 serial number E72 077715 VF or near so
£55 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1337 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal thread issue dated 24th November 1944 serial ...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 6th June 1952 and a nice serial number with the last number for its prefix X99 013311. VF and a Scarce later note for this type
£55 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1353 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 6th J...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key B280 symbol issues 1961 (2) FIRST series serial numbers H10 869231 and H72 328718. The first GEF, the second about UNC Minor rust and both Scarce and desirable notes
£55 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1367 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key B280 White symbol issues 1961 (2) FIRST series serial number... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1367 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key B280 White symbol issues 1961 (2) FIRST series serial number...

Auction 167
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key (2) a LAST & FIRST series prefixes pair of the 2 varieties B277 Shaded Symbol issue 1957 last series E19 328497 and B280 Symbols issue 1961 first series H51 665401. A desirable and always attractive pair the first note in EF, the second VF-GVF
£40 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1364 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (2) a LAST & FIRST series prefixes pair of the 2 varieti... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1364 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (2) a LAST & FIRST series prefixes pair of the 2 varieti...

Auction 167
English Banknotes   note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 20th January 1951 serial number T67 070545 branch. Printed at St. Luke's Works, London. VF Minor Annotations, Pinholes
£36 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1358 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 Thin paper Metal thread dated 20th Januar...

Auction 166
English Banknotes s pre-war Note B241s dated 20th April 1934 serial number 000Q 00000. GEF - About UNC, Minor Foxing Horizontal lines perhaps from storage. Britannia medallion at upper left red SPECIMEN in solid capitals twice diagonally at centre left and across signature at lower right. These notes were produced for the benefit of foreign central banks. They should have been returned and destroyed when no longer needed for reference, but that was not always the case.
£1,300 London Coins : A166 : Lot 44 : Five Pounds Peppiatt pre-war SPECIMEN White Note B241s dated 20th April 1934 serial number 000Q 0000...

Auction 166
English Banknotes   note B209a dated 2nd September 1922 serial number D/70 83254 LONDON branch issue about UNC and Exceptionally Scarce and rarely seen in this high grade. Sir Ernest Musgrave Harvey was the 17th Chief Cashier which he became on the 6th May 1918 just as the end of World War I was approaching. The inflation caused during the war meant that demand for banknotes increased during Mr Harvey's time in office. Sir Harvey was knighted in 1920 and created a Baronet in 1933, among his other honours which were the CBE, Chavlier of the Legion of Honour and Chavlier of Leopold of Belgium.
£700 London Coins : A166 : Lot 33 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a dated 2nd September 1922 serial number ... London Coins : A166 : Lot 33 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a dated 2nd September 1922 serial number ...

Auction 166
English Banknotes notes (3) comprising (2) Five pounds B241 dated 2nd October 1934 serial number A/125 68296 VG and s as B242 dated 19th April 1934 serial number K134 50235 Fine along with s B270 dated 25th October 1949 serial number O77 031420 Fine
£160 London Coins : A166 : Lot 43 : White notes (3) comprising Peppiatt (2) Five pounds B241 dated 2nd October 1934 serial number A/125 ... London Coins : A166 : Lot 43 : White notes (3) comprising Peppiatt (2) Five pounds B241 dated 2nd October 1934 serial number A/125 ...

Auction 166
English Banknotes s notes (2) comprising O'Brien B275 dated 2nd May 1955 serial number Z61 019938 and B270 dated 3rd August 1951 serial number V35 087337. VG - about Fine
£140 London Coins : A166 : Lot 58 : Five Pounds White notes (2) comprising O'Brien B275 dated 2nd May 1955 serial number Z61 019938... London Coins : A166 : Lot 58 : Five Pounds White notes (2) comprising O'Brien B275 dated 2nd May 1955 serial number Z61 019938...

Auction 166
English Banknotes   note B215 dated 2n August 1928 serial number 195H 29656 LONDON branch issue VG - about Fine and Scarce
£120 London Coins : A166 : Lot 38 : Five Pounds Mahon White note B215 dated 2n August 1928 serial number 195H 2...

Auction 166
English Banknotes s note B255 Thick paper Metal Threaded Second Period issue dated 7th August 1945 serial number J91 005151 LONDON branch GVF - about EF, Pinholes
£70 London Coins : A166 : Lot 51 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal Threaded Second Period issue dated 7th August... London Coins : A166 : Lot 51 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note B255 Thick paper Metal Threaded Second Period issue dated 7th August...

Auction 166
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key (2) comprising the 2 varieties B277 £5 Shaded Symbol issue 1957 FIRST series A59 459559 about UNC and B280 £5 symbol issue 1961 FIRST series H68 588310 about UNC - UNC, very Minor Foxing
£70 London Coins : A166 : Lot 59 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (2) comprising the 2 varieties B277 £5 Shaded Symbol i... London Coins : A166 : Lot 59 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (2) comprising the 2 varieties B277 £5 Shaded Symbol i...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note, B241g dated 6th April 1937 series T288 36344 NEWCASTLE ON TYNE branch issue with faint rust mark otherwise about UNC - UNC and exceptionally rare especially in this grade
£2,400 London Coins : A165 : Lot 329 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White note, B241g dated 6th April 1937 series T288 36344 NEWCASTLE ON TYNE bran...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note, B228a dated 22nd June 1932 series 497U 02432 BIRMINGHAM branch issue with faint rust spots and tiny pinholes on medallion otherwise UNC and exceptionally rare especially in this grade
£1,800 London Coins : A165 : Lot 317 : Five Pounds Catterns White note, B228a dated 22nd June 1932 series 497U 02432 BIRMINGHAM branch issu...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s H.G. (1893-1902) note B207a dated 12th May 1898 series D/3 18961 LONDON branch issue. A rare opportunity to acquire a Victorian Era white five, recently discovered, 1 of a pair both offered in this sale, this with rust stains from storage in a tin, crinkled, otherwise paper firm about VF and Very Rare. The first Bowen signature notes we have offered.
£1,600 London Coins : A165 : Lot 31 : Five Pounds H.G. Bowen (1893-1902) White note B207a dated 12th May 1898 series D/3 18961 LONDON bran...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note, B208b dated 19th August 1915 series 49D 38360 LONDON branch issue about UNC and scarce
£1,300 London Coins : A165 : Lot 297 : Five Pounds Nairne White note, B208b dated 19th August 1915 series 49D 38360 LONDON branch issue abo...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note, B228e an early date 25th February 1930 series 438U 26129 LIVERPOOL branch issue with very small and faint stains otherwise UNC and exceptionally rare
£1,000 London Coins : A165 : Lot 318 : Five Pounds Catterns White note, B228e an early date 25th February 1930 series 438U 26129 LIVERPOOL ...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note B215 dated 23rd November 1926 series 304/U 10445, scarce branch issue, (Pick320b), original VF, rare (Ex LCA 162 realised £1400)
£900 London Coins : A165 : Lot 180 : Five Pounds Mahon white note B215 dated 23rd November 1926 series 304/U 10445, scarce Manchester bra...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Note B209af, MANCHESTER branch issue, dated 31st May 1922 series 184U 47887, GEF, scarce especially in this high grade
£900 London Coins : A165 : Lot 300 : Five Pounds Harvey White Note B209af, MANCHESTER branch issue, dated 31st May 1922 series 184U 47887...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note B215 dated 10th July 1928 series 187H 64564 LONDON branch issue UNC
£900 London Coins : A165 : Lot 309 : Five Pounds Mahon White note B215 dated 10th July 1928 series 187H 64564 LONDON branch issue UNC

Auction 165
English Banknotes s H.G. (1893-1902) note B207a dated 12th May 1898 series D/3 18960 LONDON branch issue. A rare opportunity to acquire a Victorian Era white five, recently discovered, 1 of a pair of s both offered in this sale, this with rust stains and 1 cm hole in the body, crinkled, otherwise paper firm about VF and Very Rare. The first Bowen signature notes we have offered.
£800 London Coins : A165 : Lot 30 : Five Pounds H.G. Bowen (1893-1902) White note B207a dated 12th May 1898 series D/3 18960 LONDON bran...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note B209a dated 26th January 1921 series B22 46936 LONDON branch issue about UNC and Exceptionally Scarce and rarely seen in this high grade
£600 London Coins : A165 : Lot 299 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209a dated 26th January 1921 series B22 46936 LONDON branch issue abo...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note B209ad dated 23rd December 1920 series U25 71498 LEEDS branch issue EF and Exceptionally Scarce note
£600 London Coins : A165 : Lot 301 : Five Pounds Harvey White note B209ad dated 23rd December 1920 series U25 71498 LEEDS branch issue EF...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Note B209af dated 27th October 1920 serial T88 90518, MANCHESTER branch issue, faint inked lettering on reverse, GVF, rare and very sought after
£460 London Coins : A165 : Lot 34 : Five Pounds Harvey White Note B209af dated 27th October 1920 serial T88 90518, MANCHESTER branch iss... London Coins : A165 : Lot 34 : Five Pounds Harvey White Note B209af dated 27th October 1920 serial T88 90518, MANCHESTER branch iss...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Note B215d dated 9th October 1925 serial 272U 96382, LEEDS branch issue, faint inked lettering, VF and scarce
£380 London Coins : A165 : Lot 43 : Five Pounds Mahon White Note B215d dated 9th October 1925 serial 272U 96382, LEEDS branch issue, fai...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s O'Brien Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 12th September series D92A 064557 about UNC - UNC and scarcer later issue
£380 London Coins : A165 : Lot 389 : Five Pounds O'Brien White Note B276 Thin paper Metal thread issue dated 12th September series D...

Auction 165
English Banknotes O'Brien a fine collection in album (25) in mixed high grades comprising a Note B275 dated 9th April 1955 series Z42 066765 along with s Green 1955 (24) including B274 issues (3) series S76S 558704, S91S 072052 & S16T 727767 and B273 issues (21) several of which in pairs or near consecutive sets prefixes include M94J, S25J, O49J, T29J, Z70J, C20K, E74K, E75K, E80K, J73K, K76K, L34K, L55K, R63K, A98L and D94L
£320

Auction 165
English Banknotes s O'Brien Lion & Key (6) including B277 shaded symbol issues 1957 a trio FIRST series A30 191682 - A30 191684 EF-GEF and B280 symbol issues 1961 a consecutive trio FIRST series H96 808598 - H96 808600 about UNC
£280 London Coins : A165 : Lot 88 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (6) including B277 shaded symbol issues 1957 a consecutive t... London Coins : A165 : Lot 88 : Five Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (6) including B277 shaded symbol issues 1957 a consecutive t...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074655, about UNC - UNC
£275 London Coins : A165 : Lot 193 : Five Pounds Peppiatt White Note thick paper B255 dated 19th November 1945 K81 074655, about UNC - UN...

Auction 165
English Banknotes in an album (56) mostly in mixed circulated grades comprises s Note B270 dated 25th November 1949 series P05 090648. s T12.2 De La Rue Red issue 1915 series D1/3 01409. Ten Shillings (2) T26 Red Dash in No. First issue 1919 last series H38 112465 and T30 Second Issue Red No. omitted prefix P77. s Lion & Key B327 Brown issue 1971 first series M01 693529. (7) Ten Shillings to s includes s and One Pound Green B239 First Period issued 1934 first series prefix A52A. Beale (12) Ten Shillings to One Pounds. O'Brien (12) Ten Shillings to Five Pounds includes Lion & Key 1957 issues (2) B277 Shaded Symbols prefix D41 and B280 White Symbols first series prefix H22. (4) Ten Shillings and a Five Pounds. (7) 10 Shillings and One Pounds. One Pounds Page (4). s prefix AA08. Along with (2) and Jersey (2).
£260

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note B270 dated 29th July 1952 series Y45 092533 UNC and scarcer later issue
£260 London Coins : A165 : Lot 373 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 dated 29th July 1952 series Y45 092533 UNC and scarcer later issue

Auction 165
English Banknotes s note B270 dated 4th March 1949 series M75 003936 UNC and scarcer earlier issue
£260 London Coins : A165 : Lot 374 : Five Pounds Beale White note B270 dated 4th March 1949 series M75 003936 UNC and scarcer earlier iss...

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