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French Equatorial Africa

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 172
World Bulk Lots GB and World (75) includes GB (6) s (2) 1880 Poor, 1940E VG, s (2) 1920 Fine, 1930 Fine, 1901 NVF, 1973 Fine with M ed on the obverse, Token (1863-1869) S.Hague Smith KM#Tn63 Fine, the reverse once lightly cleaned, (4) 20 Lepton 1900A Near Fine, 10 Lepton 1900A KM#4.1 VG, Five Lepton 1900A (2) the first VF with some spots, the second VG, (2) 1938 VG/Fine, One Cent 1955 Fine, (2) 1956 VG/Near Fine, 1938 VG/Near Fine, 1944 UNC, (4) 1975 UNC, 1975 UNC, 2 1/ 1970 UNC, 1975 UNC and lustrous, (2) Five Francs 1938 VF/GF scarce, Five Centimes 1917 EF, (2) 1909B VG, Ten Rappen 1918B Fine, (3) 1925 Good Fine, 1933 (2) both Fine, (2) 1947TS About Fine/Fine, Five Ore 1877 Fine, (3) Five Francs 1936 Fine, Five Centimes 1932 VF, 1869 EF, (4) 1964 D GVF, Ten Cents (2) 1914 Good Fine, 1944 Fine, Five Cents 1927 VG, (2) (2) 1957G Fine, 1968G NEF, Germany - Two Reichsmarks 1939A NVF, Germany - (2) 1925A KM#46 Good Fine, Pfennig 1935A EF with traces of lustre, (2) Ten Cents 1926 Near Fine, Half Cent 1900 Fine, One Tenth 1944 D Fine, 5 Lepton 1878K GVF, (3) One Lire 1863M BN VG, Two Lire 1926R Fine, One Centesimo 1861F VF, (6) 1966 Lustrous UNC (2), Ten Cents 1977 Lustrous UNC, Five Cents 1961 Good Fine, Two Cents 1896 Good Fine, One Cent 1961 VF, One Centavo 1921 VF, Half Cent 1926 GVF, (2) 1968 Gilded GVF, 50 1968 GEF and lustrous, (8) One Peseta 1937 VF, 1937 EF, 2 (3) 1934 Good Fine, 1937 GEF, 1938 UNC with practically full lustre, Two Centimos (3) 1904 SM-V NVF, 1905 SM-V VF, 1911 PC-V Fine, 1/40th Qirsh AH1293/24 (2) (1898) both EF with lustre, (2) One Rin Year 6 (1873) Y#15 GVF, Austria 2 Heller 1894 EF with some verdigris, 1943 NVF, Five Francs 1959 KM#1 VF
£100

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

Auction 168
World Banknotes Africa (10) a malgamation of various issues and issuers in a diversity of grades Fine-VF to EF-GEF. Comprising (6) including the early issue Dakar (2) consisting of Pick 5Be dated 13th January 1928 and Pick 5Bf dated 16th May 1929. Along with World War II period issues as the 5 Francs without place of issue and light blue value numerals Pick 25a dated 6th May 1942 (2) closely numbered K.9447 882 & K.9447 983. 25 Francs Pick 27a dated 22nd April 1942 series R3424 144 red value numerals at upper left and right on obverse. And 25 Francs Pick 30a dated 14th December 1942 Block Z number 0270402, Block letters at upper left and right variety. (2) including Code Letter K Pick 710Ka First year of issue 1991 (first 2 digits of serial give last 2 of the year of issue) serial number 9157236850 along with / Bénin Code Letter B Pick 201Bb dated 20th March 1961 series F135 B 43741 signatures B. Borna & R. Julienne. Code Letter E 10000 Francs Pick 205Ea 1994 (first 2 digits of serial give last 2 digits of year) series 94011560231. And Afrique Francaise Libre World War II period 5 Francs Pick 6a ND 1941 series A/38 855159. French African notes always very sought after and desiarable by many collectorls and dealars alike
£140 London Coins : A168 : Lot 168 : French Colonial Africa (10) a malgamation of various issues and issuers in a diversity of grades Fin... London Coins : A168 : Lot 168 : French Colonial Africa (10) a malgamation of various issues and issuers in a diversity of grades Fin...

Auction 166
World Coins (3) 1942SA Brass KM#2 UNC and lustrous with a small spot on the reverse, (2) 1942SA KM#1 Toned About UNC, 1943SA KM#1a UNC and nicely toned the reverse with some lustre
£38 London Coins : A166 : Lot 2744 : French Equatorial Africa (3) One Franc 1942SA Brass KM#2 UNC and lustrous with a small spot on the r... London Coins : A166 : Lot 2744 : French Equatorial Africa (3) One Franc 1942SA Brass KM#2 UNC and lustrous with a small spot on the r...

Auction 166
World Coins 1943 KM#4 UNC with traces of lustre and some small tone spots, 50 Centimes 1943 KM#1a EF
£36 London Coins : A166 : Lot 2667 : Cameroon 50 Centimes 1943 KM#4 UNC with traces of lustre and some small tone spots, French Equatoria... London Coins : A166 : Lot 2667 : Cameroon 50 Centimes 1943 KM#4 UNC with traces of lustre and some small tone spots, French Equatoria...

Auction 165
World Banknotes (175) a in an album comprising mostly high grade early to modern issues with an assortment of different denominations some of which high from countries as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and . A few scarcer issues include -Burundi Pick 2a dated 15 September 1960 serial number C519621 and Pick 5a dated 15th September 1960 serial number F568796, Madagascar 5000 Francs = 1000 Ariary Pick 66a serial number A/25 307572 and issues (2) including = 10Ariary SPECIMEN Pick 62s stamped with No. 006841 perforated and ed SPECIMEN serial number A/1 000000 and 100 Francs = 20Ariary SPECIMEN Pick 63s stamped with No. 006841 perforated and overprinted SPECIMEN serial number A/1 000000, Somalia 20 Shillin = 20 s Pick 23a dated 1978 series T005 No. 199240, Congo 5 Zaires = 500 Makuta Pick 13a dated 2nd January 1967 serial number A269838, Djibouti Pick 38a serie V.1 55484 No. 02055484 and Djibouti Pick 20 series L.20 145 No.001760145 also including different varieties of the same denomination issues. Scarce
£850

Auction 165
World Banknotes Colonies & West Africa States (42) mostly VF - EF and some in about UNC - UNC including Pick 23 ND 1947, Pick 20a 1944 and 1 Franc unissued Pick 5A, 20 Francs Pick 24a 1944 and Pick 16b blue serial number Emergency issue 1942. West African states include early 1940's issues and a variety of modern issues and states, also include a few high denominations
£550

Auction 165
World Banknotes Cameroun (9) includes and African Equatorial States issues all in mixed grades includes some in UNC comprising Pick 1f. Pick 2 with * in number for Cameroun. 100 Francs Pick 3a Code letter A. Pick 12. 1000 Francs Pick 34. 10000 Francs Pick 23. Pick 15d. 100 Francs Pick 10 and 500 Francs Pick 11. Scarce and sought after issues
£400

Auction 164
World Bulk Lots Southern 1932 NEF/GVF as part of a group of Africa (137) many different countries includes , , , , , , , , and more, almost all are base metal, in mixed circulated grades, includes much duplication
£70

Auction 163
World Banknotes World (26) with better types seen including , , , , , , , , , , , , St. Helena, & , in mixed grades viewing recommended
£380

Auction 163
World Bulk Lots (2) 1897A GEF cleaned, 1897A A/UNC, French Indo- 1937 (3) UNC nicely toned, 1943 A/UNC
£42

Auction 160
World Banknotes (6), French Indo issued 1928 - 1938 (Pick7A) pinholes, Fine, issued 1926 - 1938 (Pick6b) Fine+, issued 1942 - 1945 (Pick60), good Fine, issued 1944 (Pick16) good Fine, dated 1942 (Pick31a) good VF, and 5 Francs dated 1949 (Pick36) Uncirculated
£120 London Coins : A160 : Lot 339 : French Colonial (6), French Indochina 20 Francs issued 1928 - 1938 (Pick7A) pinholes, Fine, 5 Francs... London Coins : A160 : Lot 339 : French Colonial (6), French Indochina 20 Francs issued 1928 - 1938 (Pick7A) pinholes, Fine, 5 Francs...

Auction 152
World Banknotes L.1944, blue serial AN227,606, A. Duval signature at left, Pick15a, about EF, dated 10-9-41 series H.486 861, Pick23, small edge tear & pinholes, pressed Fine, $5 dated 20th October 1978 series M/19 509806, Rhodes watermark, Pick36b, UNC
£100 London Coins : A152 : Lot 299 : French Equatorial Africa 5 francs L.1944, blue serial AN227,606, A. Duval signature at left, Pick15a... London Coins : A152 : Lot 299 : French Equatorial Africa 5 francs L.1944, blue serial AN227,606, A. Duval signature at left, Pick15a...

Auction 149
World Bulk Lots World mostly in high grade a small group (17) 2 Sols 1792, 1929, 1892, Franc 1948, 1899, 1942, Florin 1934, 10 1962, Buenos Aires 1853 (Fine), AH1381, New (4) s (3) 1935 (2), 1936, Penny 1938, Cent 1929 (3) mostly EF to UNC includes many lustrous pieces
£300

Auction 146
World Banknotes issued 1941 series F552520, Afrique Francaise Libre, Pick8, pinholes, Fine and scarce
£85 London Coins : A146 : Lot 373 : French Equatorial Africa 100 francs issued 1941 series F552520, Afrique Francaise Libre, Pick8, pinh...

Auction 145
World Bulk Lots Africa & (220)19th & 20th Cent.  (2), (1), (5), (1), (4), (8), (5),Equatorial African States (6), (8), (4), (6), (1),Kenya () (2), (3), (2), (4), (14), (5), (1), (1), (3), (4), (16), (4), (19), (34), (2),Muscat & Oman (2), (53) mixed grades
£120

Auction 129
World Banknotes (2) 1947 issues, Pick20B GVF & Pick23 VF
£48

Auction 120
World Bulk Lots , , French , , and others (492) 18th to includes many pre-World War II types with France (2) 1867A NVF and 1874 A NEF, generally in mixed circulated grades
£190

Auction 110
World Banknotes 1957, Pick33, scarce, Fine+
£24

Auction 105
World Bulk Lots an unusual set of s of 1948 (23) One and from , , French , French So
£420

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