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London Coins Auction 172
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 173
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 174
4th - 5th September 2021

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Auction 171
English Cased 2020 - The Discovery of DNA - Photograph 51, , currently unlisted by the Standard Catalogue, FDC in the box of issue with certificate number 210, and accompanied by the detailed information booklet showing the timeline of the discovery of the makeup of DNA and the key significance of Photograph 51 showing the significance of the exposure to X-Rays on DNA fibres. Rare with only 250 pieces issued
£900 London Coins : A171 : Lot 271 : Fifty Pence 2020 Rosalind Franklin - The Discovery of DNA - Photograph 51, Gold Proof, currently unl... London Coins : A171 : Lot 271 : Fifty Pence 2020 Rosalind Franklin - The Discovery of DNA - Photograph 51, Gold Proof, currently unl...

Auction 171
English Bulk Lots Money 2007 recipients presentation set comprises eight 4 coin sets and one additional Prooflike UNC still sealed in plastic envelopes, along with 2007 Diamond Jubilee UNC and 2007 100 Years of Scouting UNC, also the two Mandy purse, letters from the Royal Almonry Office, two Orders of Service for the Maundy Ceremony from Manchester Cathedral, related photographs and more
£800 London Coins : A171 : Lot 875 : Maundy Money 2007 recipients presentation set comprises eight 4 coin sets and one additional Penny P...

Auction 171
World Cased GB and World Sets includes many in silver : The Golden Wedding of II and /// 1997 a 10-coin set Crown-sized and in , 8 with gold plating. nFDC to FDC in a Westminster box with certificates. Queen Elizabeth the - The Coin Collection a 15-coin set 1980-2000 includes issues from (2), St. Helena (2), , , GB, , , , , and Isle of Man (4) nFDC to FDC some with light toning, in two Westminster boxes with certificates. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Diamond Wedding 2007 (4) issues from Alderney (2), Gibraltar and Silver Proofs FDC in a Westminster box with certificates. Guernsey One Pound Queen Mother issues (3) 1995 Queen Mother 95th Birthday Silver Proof, 1999 Life of the Queen Mother Silver Proof, 2000 Queen Mother 100th Birthday Silver Proof. GB One Pound Silver Proofs (9) 1984, 1985, 1988, 1995, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, nFDC to FDC in a Westminster box with certificates. GB Fifty Pences (2) 1998 Silver Proof nFDC with some toning, uncased in capsule with certificate, 2000 150 Years of Public Libraries Silver Proof nFDC lightly toned, uncased in capsule with certificate. 'Euro' an 8-coin set in silver comprising 50 Euro 1996 Filipa de Lencastre Silver Proof, Isle of Man 15 Euros 1996 100 Years of 'La Boheme' Silver Proof, 15 Euros/100 Francs 1997 'The Little Mermaid' in Copenhagen Silver Proof, 2000 Forint 1997 Palace of Buda Silver Proof, France 1996 The Grand Place on Brussels Silver Proof, Hungary 2000 Forint 1998 Heroe's Square - Budapest Silver Proof, Silver Proof, 20 Euro 1996 Selma Lagerlof Silver Proof, 1 Diner/Euro 1997 The Goddess Europa Silver Proof FDC in a Westminster box with certificates. Queen Elizabeth II The Collection 2012 a 16-coin set in Gold-Plated Steel comprising issues from ,Guernsey,, and Cook Islands each coin with a different photographic portrait of the Queen on the reverse Prooflike UNC in a Westminster box with certificates. Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee 2013 a 15-coin set in Gold-plated Steel comprising issues from Jersey (4), Guernsey (4), Cook Islands (3), Tristan Da Cunha (4), each coin with a different photographic portrait of the Queen on the reverse, Prooflike UNC in the Westminster box of issue with certificates. Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Jubilee 2013 a 16-coin set in Gold-plated Steel comprising issues from Guernsey (4), Jersey (4), Tristan da Cunha (4), Cook Islands (4) each coin with a different Royal photographic portrait on the reverse Prooflike UNC in the Westminster box of issue with certificates. Cook Islands - The Diamond Wedding Photographic Portrait Collection 2007 a 19-coin set in Gold-plated - each coin featuring a coloured reverse picture, 18 with portraits and one with Westminster Abbey, Prooflike UNC in the Westminster box of issue with certificates. - 2013 The Royal Baby Collection - The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, a 2-coin set One Cedi 70mm diameter (2) each with a different, coloured reverse design, in Silver-plated Cupro-Nickel, FDC in the box of issue with certificate. The of medallic issues 2011 a 4-piece set in gold-plated Cupro-nickel two with inset jewels in the reverse, Lustrous UNC in the box of issue. Medal - Birth of of Cambridge 2013 in Gold-plated inset with Red Zirconia birthstone Prooflike UNC, boxed with certificate. First Day Covers - Isle of Man and Alderney issues - Cats Protection League (10) 1996, all different UNC on the envelopes as issued
£460 London Coins : A171 : Lot 463 : GB and World Sets includes many in silver : The Golden Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phil...

Auction 170
English Cased GB and World a varied group (19) as follows:- GB Time Capsule 2000 a 9-coin set Five Pound Crown to One Penny, GB 2008 Emblems of Britain (7 coins) One Pound to One Penny both UNC in the cases of issue. Alderney (3) Five Pound Crowns (3) 1999 Total Eclipse of the Sun (2), 2008 Fifth of the Final Flight of , UNC in the wallets of issue. Guernsey Five Pound Crowns - Centuries of the Monarchy a 2-coin set comprising Five Pounds 2000 and 2001 UNC in the wallet of issue. Canada 2005 60th Anniversary of VE Day 5 Cents 2005 Proof and Medal UNC in the tin of issue with certificate. Mint Set 1997 (7 coins) 10 Dollars to 10 Cents, UNC in the wallet of issue. USA Dollar 1889 GEF in a slab style holder. GB Trade Dollar 1997 in -Silver UNC with coloured obverse, boxed with certificate. Jersey/Guernsey/Alderney a 3-coin set Five Pound Crowns 2004 60th Anniversary of D-Day Silver Proofs with coloured Poppies on the reverses, along with s of the GB, Canadian and USA flags, and a miniature replica of the France and Germany Star, in the Tin of issue, with certificate and reproduction newsprint. Gibraltar (4) Halfcrown 2018 In Flanders Fields - At The Going Down of the Sun -Nickel Proofs (2) both FDC in the wallets of issue with certificates, Halfcrown 2015 50th Anniversary of the of Sir Winston Cupro-Nickel Proof nFDC in the wallet of issue, Five Pound Crowns a 2-coin set 2017 Queen and 70th Anniversary Proofs with different coloured photographic reverses Prooflike UNC in the wallet of issue. Coin and Set 1951 comprising GB Crown 1951 UNC toned and Stamp Replica of a Ten Shilling stamp UNC in the folder of issue. Canada INA Retro Set a 3-coin set Dollars 1937, struck in silver (hallmarked on the edge), bronze and golden alloy respectively, in the box of issue,. no certificate. Medals (2) Queen 2 Official Commemorative Medal UNC still sealed in the Royal Mint wallet of issue, 1995 in bronze UNC in the Royal Mint wallet of issue.
£190

Auction 170
Medals 1989 Lenin - The Ulyanov family 1879, Mint 72mm diameter in bronze, by G.Pravotorov Obverse: A young Lenin in a family group of 8 (Lenin seated on right) based on a photograph taken in Simbirsk (now Ulyanovsk) where Lenin spent his childhood/Reverse: State Historical and Memorial Museum, The Motherland of Vladimir Lenin, UNC with antique bronze finish
£11

Auction 169
English Coins 1927 Second Reverse ESC 1440A, Bull 3831 listed as 'not traced' by Bull who listed the rarity as R7 (one or two believed to exist). Stated by Krause to have been produced for photographic purposes only. In an LCGS holder and graded LCGS 91. As struck with very small tone spots, of the highest rarity and would enhance any high quality Shilling . Ex-Goldbergs Pre-Long Beach sale 85 May 31-Jun 2 2015 Lot 3924
£4,200 London Coins : A169 : Lot 1779 : Shilling 1927 Second Reverse Matt Proof ESC 1440A, Bull 3831 listed as 'not traced' by Bul... London Coins : A169 : Lot 1779 : Shilling 1927 Second Reverse Matt Proof ESC 1440A, Bull 3831 listed as 'not traced' by Bul...

Auction 169
World Bulk Lots World INA Fantasy issues in a variety of metals, mostly -sized (11) includes examples from , , Southern , , and , with some s, the Turkish piece believed unique with a silvered edge and produced for photographic purposes, with INA note, UNC with varying degrees of lustre, along with INA Fantasy 5 Euros 2002 s in (2), Obverse Margrethe II, Reverse MODEL each Prooflike UNC in the black box of issue, the boxes with some cracking to the vinyl
£140

Auction 168
World Banknotes Thomas De la Rue underprint black & Progressive Proofs for the 1918-36 portrait issue 1 and 5 Rupee Plates (3) all with Printer's Annotations, Thomas imprint, well kept and all have pinholes. Consisting of a progressive proof for the with Printer's Annotations in the border frame possibly for corrections, this has a minor Inner Tear and Rust paper clip marks possibly when displayed and archived in regard to the corrections. Along with Progressive proofs for the both stuck on photographic paper (2) including the initial inspected proof and annotations of 2 flaw areas in the border frame areas near lower right and upper left corners near numerical denomination values. Along with the proof after corrections have taken place pointing to the same areas. An Exceptionally Rare and interesting find, infect our research could not find any similar proof's appearing on the internet. A unique opporty for any collector to obtain these fine proof examples of the first Seychelles own Rupee currency which was circulating with and slowly replaced the rupee, and these issues were the only circulating currency in the form of banknotes until the first introduction of coins in 1939. Also displaying the detailed and fine early work of Thomas De La Rue printers
£240 London Coins : A168 : Lot 276 : Seychelles Thomas De la Rue underprint black & white Progressive Proofs for the 1918-36 George V... London Coins : A168 : Lot 276 : Seychelles Thomas De la Rue underprint black & white Progressive Proofs for the 1918-36 George V...

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
English Cased GB and World a wide variety of sets and singles (20) comprising GB sets (6) The Head Double Florin and Halfcrown set a 3-coin set comprising Double Florins (2) 1887 Roman 1 NVF, 1890 Fine, and Halfcrown 1889 VG. The King George V and Crown Collection a 2-coin set comprising Crowns (2) 1935 EF and 1937 VF/GVF. Two Pounds Silver 2019 George and the Dragon Lustrous UNC. Britain's Longest Reigning Monarchs Coin Set a 3-coin set comprising Halfpenny 1807 Fine, Penny 1901 VG and Penny 1967 Lustrous UNC. The 5-mintmark Penny collection comprising Pennies (5) 1912H, 1918H, 1918KN, 1919H and 1919KN types VG, The of Penny Collection a 5-coin set 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918 and plated with plated highlights VG, each in the Jubilee Mint boxes of issue with certificates. World Sets (14) Canada (3) Twenty Dollars 2003 HMCS Bras d'Or Silver Proof with selected gold plating, FDC in the Canadian Mint box of issue with certificate, Fifteen Dollars 1999 Lunar Silver Proof with octagonal gold-plated centre, FDC in the box of issue with certificate, One Dollar 2006 150th of the Cross - The Award BU in the case of issue with certificate. Falkland Islands/British Virgin Islands a 2-coin set The Pegasus and Coin Pair comprising Falkland Islands Crown 2017 BU and British Virgin Islands One Dollar 2017 BU both One Ounce of .999 Silver UNC. The 2015 Silver Coins of the World Collection a 4-coin set comprising GB Two Pounds Silver Britannia 2015 with planished effect background, China 10 Yuan 2015 Panda, USA Silver Eagle 2015 and Canada Five Dollars Maple Leaf with Maple Leaf privy Mark all lustrous UNC. Falkland Islands Crown 2015 Britannia Silver Proof with gold-plated Britannia FDC. Tristan da Cunha (8) One Pound 2015 a 3-coin set The Longest Reigning Monarch each coin with a different reverse design Silver Proofs FDC. One Pound a 5-coin set 2017 100th Anniversary of the House of Windsor with four different monarchs depicted and the final coin with all heads Silver Proofs FDC. Five Pounds 2017 Queen Sapphire Jubilee Triple Thickness Silver Proof, only 75 minted, FDC. Five Pounds 2015 Battle of 200th Anniversary Silver Proof FDC. Five Pounds 2015 II The Longest Reigning Monarch Silver Proof FDC. Five Pounds 2015 75th Anniversary of the Silver Proof FDC. Five Pounds 2015 70th Anniversary of VE Day Silver Proof FDC. Five Pounds 2015 70th Anniversary of VE Day with Black and White Photograph on the reverse UNC, all in the cases of issue, each with certificates
£320

Auction 167
English Cased 1951 (10 coins) Crown to Farthing UNC to FDC in the green box of issue, Proof Sets (5) 1970 (3), Blue Set 1993, 2000 Deluxe Display Set nFDC to FDC one of the 1970 sets with toning, One Pound s (3) 1987, 1988, 1989, One Pound Silver Proof 1986, Crowns (2) 1977 Silver Proof, 1981 of and Lady Spencer Silver Proof, UNC to FDC in the Royal Mint boxes of issue with certificates. Plastic Set 1953 UNC in the wallet of issue, Britain's First Decimal Coins 1968/71 (3) UNC in the wallets of issue, s (3) 1983 Heinz, 1995, 2000 UNC in the wallets of issue, Five Pound Crown 1999 , Two Pounds (3) 1986 Games, 1995 Peace Dove, 1997 UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Five Pound Crown 1997 Queen and Golden Wedding, Crowns (5) 1953, 1972 II and Prince Philip Silver Wedding, 1980 80th Birthday (3), Fifty Pence 1973 EEC, EF to UNC, Turks and Caicos Islands 25 Crowns 2000 Millennium, Gold plated Silver Proof KM#272 FDC in capsule, Australia 50 Cents 1977, USA Dollar 1976, Falkland Islands Fifty Pence 1983 EF to UNC. Medals (2) USA Inauguration of John F. Kennedy as President 1961 76mm diameter in base metal portrait by Gilroy Roberts VF/NEF, GB 2002 of Queen Elizabeth II 50mm diameter in base metal GEF. Medals 'The Sheffield Coin Collection' by Carrs of Sheffield undated a 7-piece set Crown-sized depicting Cutler's Hall, The Old Queen's Head, Sheffield Cathedral, Sheffield Town Hall, Beauchef Abbey, Turret House and the Sheffield Coat of Arms UNC lightly toned in the box of issue, no certificate, Stamps Queen Elizabeth II includes pre-Decimal types in a Collecta album, Cigarette cards in an album (50), and a small album of black and white photographs of Moffat, Dumfries and Galloway, and Book Miller's Royal Memorabilia by Eric Knowles
£240

Auction 166
English Bulk Lots GB and World a mixed group :- Britannia 2017 (2) UNC in capsules, s (6) 1953 (2), 1965, 1981 (3) EF to UNC, a set of four modern replica Roman coins, Gibraltar Crown 2017 Golden Wedding of Queen and - FDC with Wedding Photograph on the reverse, in the large folder of issue with space for the remaining coins in the series, GB (17) mixed dates in circulated grades, Australia Cent 1976, France (2) 1979, 1981, nnium Token - Makers of the Millennium - Leonardo da Vinci, in mixed grades, Banknotes Turkey (2) and 20000 Lira 1970 issues Fine to VF, and an empty soft pouch and certificate
£34

Auction 165
Medals World War I Medal, Medal, to 52349 Sgt.E.J.Grant MGC (CAV) EF toned with ribbons, these medals awarded for actions on consecutive days, comes with framed photograph and copies of medical and records, and Military History sheet, along with of the Somme medal, UNC with ribbons
£550

Auction 164
World Cased $250 2016 1 Kilo of .999 Reverse: Red Maple Leaf on tree bark, Red Maple leaves in photographic form in the reverse field, nFDC in the wooden box of issue, no certificate, only 500 issued
£500

Auction 163
Medals World War I and a group of nine to Lieut. (E) Joseph William Brand R.N, HMS Gossamer 1914-1915 Star, World War I War Medal, World War I Medal, 1939-1945 Star, Star, 1939-1945 Medal, 1939-1945 World War II Medal, Long and Good Conduct Medal, and Distinguished Service Cross, (1942), EF in presentation box, comes with photograph and copies of papers detailing the HMS Gossamer and details of the career of Joseph William Brand. The HMS Gosamer was a minesweeper of the Halcyon class. At the evacuation from Gossamer made six trips to and from that port or the beaches and brought home 3200 men. In April 1942 the Gossamer left Murmansk with two other ships of her flotilla to assist the cruiser which had been torpedoed. Gossamer rescued 440 survivors. Gossamer red in North and on June 24 1942 was sunk by a direct bomb during an air attack.
£1,200 London Coins : A163 : Lot 131 : World War I and World War II a group of nine to Lieut. (E)  Joseph William Brand R.N, HMS Gossamer 1...

Auction 163
Medals Captain Oliver Gordon MVO RN trio (as Lieutenant, Star to Sub-Lieutenant) and Member of the Order, (4) War Medal, Star, Star and 1939-45 star, in box of issue with original ribbons, also epaulettes, Captain Oliver Gordon was Captain of HMS , a heavy cruiser, during World War II during which she was sunk in the of the Sea March 1 1942. The lot includes the Book `Fight It Out` written by Captain Gordon in 1957 describing the epic encounter against overwhelming odds during the battle in 1942. He was taken along with the survivors by the ese after the ship was sunk in the battle. The lot also includes many Christmas Greetings received by Captain Gordon during his time as a POW. Between the two World Wars he served on the Yacht Victoria and Albert and the lot includes photographs of Captain Gordon, some with King George V and Queen Alexandra, also letters from Buckingham Palace one signed by King , a restricted letter from of , a letter from the War Museum, photographs of crew and ships, along with a copy of a newspaper cutting reporting Captain Gordon`s . Also included is the paperwork details and letters relating to the Companion of the Order of the , though this has been retained by Captain Gordon`s family
£100

Auction 162
Bonds and Shares , Celtic (plc.) Formerly The Celtic Football and Athletic Ltd., share certificates (2) dated 1999, background vintage photograph of team players GVF. (2).
£20

Auction 161
World Cased and II Reflections of a Reign - Fifty Pence 2014 (12) and 2015 (12) a 24-coin set each in plated with coloured scenes on each reverse, Prooflike UNC in a Westminster box with certificates. Aircraft of the a medallic 24-piece set in Gold-plated base metal each portraying a famous Aircraft on the reverse and coloured Squadron logo on the obverse UNC in the Westminster box of issue. Guernsey Fifty Pence 2014-2016 of the , a 36-coin set in gold-plated base metal Prooflike UNC in the Westminster box of issue with certificates. Historic Coins of a coloured set of to Elizabeth II Pre-Decimal coinage 20 coins Halfcrown to Farthing in a Westminster box with certificate. The Arthur Edwards Royal Photographer NumisProof Collection a 6-piece set 50mm diameter in gold-plated base metal Prooflike UNC with a different coloured picture of the Queen on the reverse, in the Westminster box of issue with certificate. Guernsey Five Pound Crown 2015 Queen Elizabeth II - Reflections of a Reign Proof. Guernsey Five Pound Crown 2016 Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Silver Proof. Guernsey Five Pound Crown 2017 Queen Elizabeth II Sapphire Silver Proof with gold highlighting and a sapphire inlaid into the reverse. Jersey Five Pound Crown 2015 Queen Elizabeth II The Longest Reigning Monarch Silver Proof. Jersey Five Pound Crown 2016 Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Silver Proof FDC, these in the boxes of issue with certificates. GB Five Pound Crown 2016 Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue with certificate. Medal Birth of 2013 Crown sized in Gold Plated copper the reverse with inlaid red Zirconia Prooflike UNC, boxed with certificate. a 3-coin set The 80th of the 2016 Five Pounds, Two Pounds and One Pound all in Silver Proofs FDC in the Jubilee Mint box with certificate. Royal Legion Medal 1991 70th Anniversary boxed UNC. Medal 1990 50th Anniversary of the boxed UNC. GB Five Pound Crown 2015 200th Anniversary of the Battle of UNC in the wallet of issue. The Most famous Landmarks in the World - s 10 piece sets (2) 2014-2015 and 2015 Silver Proofs FDC in the folders of issue with certificates. The US Presidential Dollar Collection a 16-piece set gold plated in mixed grades, in the box of issue with certificate, plus a further group of sets (2), singles (5) and covers (2) all promoter-style material UNC as issued
£650

Auction 161
English Cased Five Pound Crowns (6) 2011 Countdown to the London s 2012 (2) - UNC on the Cards of issue, 1997 Golden (2) A/UNC and UNC, 2001 Era 100th A/UNC, 2006 Queen 80th Birthday A/UNC, Two Pounds Britannias (2) 2006, 2007 UNC on the Royal Mint cards of issue, Medal 1897 Victoria 25mm diameter in silver, the official Royal Mint issue NVF, Crowns (2) 1965 UNC, 1981 UNC, Halfcrowns (12), Shillings (5), Sixpences (29), Silver Threepence (1) includes pre-1947 silver issues, Threepences (4), in mixed grades, Decimal Two Pounds (13), Decimal One Pound (7), Decimal Fifty Pence (8), Gibraltar Two Pounds 2005 of these in mixed grades to UNC, Cook Islands 1 Dollar 2007 and Diamond Jubilee (2) both UNC each with a different photograph on the reverse
£100

Auction 159
English Cased GB The 2014 Datestamp Specimen Year Set a 12-coin set Five Pound Crown to One Penny each in a Datestamp holder with first class stamp UNC in the box of issue with certificate, The 2016 Datestamp Specimen Year Set an 8-coin set comprising Five Pound Crown 2016 Queen 90th Birthday, Two Pounds 2016 (5) - , 350th of the Great Fire of London, Tragedies, Shakespeare Comedies, Shakespeare Histories, One Pound 2016 and Fifty Pence 2016 950th Anniversary of the of Hastings A/UNC to UNC each in a Datestamp holder with first class stamp, in the box of issue with certificate, The 2017 Datestamp Specimen Year Set a 6-coin set comprising Five Pound Crown 2017 King Canute, Five Pound Crown 2017 of the House of Windsor, Two Pounds 2017 World War I - The War in the Air, 2017 , One Pound 2017 and Fifty Pence 2017 Sir Isaac , each in a Datestamp holder with first class stamp, UNC in the box of issue with certificate, The Jubilees of II a 5-coin set comprising Crown 1953 UNC, Crown 1977 UNC, Five Pound Crown 2002 UNC, Five Pound Crown 2003 Coronation Golden Jubilee UNC, and Five Pound Crown 2012 Lustrous UNC with tone spots, housed in the box of issue with certificate, The Datestamp Coronation Anniversary Crown set a 2-coin set comprising Crown 1953 UNC and Five Pound Crown 2013 Coronation Diamond Jubilee UNC each in a Datestamp holder with first class stamp, UNC in the box of issue with certificate, The Crown Datestamp Set a 3-coin set comprising Crown 1965 UNC, Five Pound Crown 2010 A celebration of Britain UNC, Five Pound Crown 2015 Churchill 50th Anniversary of his UNC, each in a Datestamp holder with first class stamp, in the box of issue with certificate, The Diamond Jubilee Weekend 2012 A 6-medal set each 50mm diameter each gold plated and each with a different colour photo on the reverse, UNC in a box with certificate, Guernsey Fifty Pence 2013 a 12-coin set The Celebration of Steam Locomotives, in gold plated , each piece with the reverse in colour showing a different locomotive, UNC in a Westminster box with certificates, USA One Dollar - The Presidential Dollars Collection a 39-piece set in Gold plated - UNC in the Westminster box of issue with certificates, Cook Islands One Dollar a 44-coin set 2007-2009 Queen Elizabeth II and Diamond , each with a different photographic reverse, Brazil 1 Real 2014-2016 a 20-coin set 2016 Bimetallic issues each showing a different Sport on the reverse, UNC in a Westminster box with certificate, GB Fifty Pence 2016 Olympic Team GB/Swimmer Lustrous UNC in a slab-style holder
£650

Auction 159
English Cased Proof and Mint Sets and singles, includes Tristan da Cunha a 2-coin set 2015 Battle of comprising One Crown 2015 One gramme of 9 carat gold and Five Pounds Gold-plated with colour picture on reverse Prooflike UNC in the box of issue with certificate, Medal 2015 Hawker Hurricane in silvered UNC boxed with certificate, Battle of Waterloo 2015 a 200th a 5-medal set in bronze Prooflike UNC in the Worcestershire Medal folder of issue, 75th Anniversary 2015 a 6-medal set in bronze, layered in silver Prooflike UNC in the folder of issue, World Crown sized issues 21st Century (19) UNC in capsules, in presentation boxes, along with two modern prize medals, Medals (6) 70mm in base metal, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014 and 2015 coloured reverses with embedded jewels, the sixth in gold plated the reverse with coloured picture of XVI, Proof like UNC in capsules, in presentation box, Cook Islands Five Dollars 2013 Jubilee 65mm diameter in gold-plated copper with coloured reverse picture of the Queen Prooflike UNC in the Westminster box of issue with certificate, Tristan da Cunha Five Pounds 2015 50th Anniversary of the of Sir Winston 65mm diameter Proof in Gold plated copper with photograph of Churchill on the reverse, in the Westminster box with certificate, Niue Two Dollars 2016 Queen 90th Birthday 65mm diameter Proof in Gold-plated copper, in the Westminster box with certificate, Medallic Replica 100mm in the style of Twenty Dollars 1933 by MDM Prooflike UNC with certificate, Medallic Replica 100mm diameter II 90th Birthday Proof by MDM in Gold plated copper, with certificate, Medallic Replicas of iconic US Coins (5) each Double Eagle 1907, Indian Head Double Eagle 1907 , Double Eagle 1849 Liberty Head, Five Dollars 1822, Brasher Doubloon 1787 Prooflike UNC by MDM with certificates, Gold Giants Replica series 70mm diameter by MDM, Poland 100 Ducaten 1621, South Africa Pond 1898, Farewell medal 2003, Churchill Medal, all Proofs in gold-plated copper, with certificates, Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Edition set by MDM a 3-piece set comprising 1952, 1977 and 2002 pieces all with a small diamond inset into the crown in the design, Proofs FDC in the box of issue with certificate, Queen 1837-1901 medal Crown-sized in gold plated copper, of the UK 2011 75th Anniversary of the Year of the Three Kings, Crown sized medal in gold plated copper Proof FDC with certificate, Dover Castle Medal undated in base metal UNC, s (7) depicting famous Battles Battle of Bunker Hill, Battle of El Alamein, Battle of Inkerman, Battle of , Battle of Waterloo, and the Battle of Britain UNC, 2002 Golden Jubilee Medal UNC boxed with certificate, USA State Quarter 2012 Puerto Rico - El Yunque (13) a single coin and a sealed roll of 12 coins UNC
£600

Auction 159
Medals Prize Medal Sefton Park Photographic Society 1902 45mm diameter, weight 46.34 grammes in silver by Vaughton, , aded to J.W Towers UNC and choice with a deep and colourful tone
£42

Auction 158
English Cased , a 7 coin set One Pound to Penny Proofs FDC in the black box of issue with certificate, Proof set 2008 Emblems of Britain a 7-coin set On Pound to One Penny Silver Proofs FDC in the black box of issue with certificate, Cook Islands One Dollar 2007 Queen and a 13-coin set each piece having a different colour or black and white image of the Queen and Prince Philip on the reverse plated cupro-nickel Proofs FDC in a box with certificates, Cook Islands One Dollar 2007 Princess of Wales Photographic a 12-coin set each reverse having a different portrait of Diana Gold plated - Proofs FDC in a Westminster box with certificate, Tristan da Cunha Crowns 2014 a 3-coin set II 88th Birthday comprising Vivat Portrait, Vivat Regina Shield and wreath, and Four Generations family portrait reverses Silver Proofs FDC in the box of issue with certificate. Medals a 2-piece set 80th with coloured Flying Scotsman and Sir Nigel Gresley Reverses respectively Silver Proofs FDC in the box of issue with certificate. GB Numismatic Cover Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Diamond comprising Five Pound Crown 2007 Silver Proof FDC on cover with stamps, as issued in the Westminster wallet. Medal Diana Princess of Wales 1997 Memorial 77mm diameter in UNC in the Westminster box of issue. GB Five Pound Crown 2012 Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Cupro-Nickel UNC in the wallet of issue. Crowns (2) 1953 EF toned, 1977 VF, Jersey Five Pound Crown 2016 Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday UNC
£320

Auction 158
World Coins 1889H Second 8 over 9 comes with an ANACS attribution ticket from 1984 along with Black and White photographs VF and unlisted by Krause
£70 London Coins : A158 : Lot 1050 : British North Borneo One Cent 1889H Second 8 over 9 comes with an ANACS attribution ticket from 1984... London Coins : A158 : Lot 1050 : British North Borneo One Cent 1889H Second 8 over 9 comes with an ANACS attribution ticket from 1984...

Auction 157
World Cased a 2-coin set in Sir Winston Photographic issues comprising 2015 and 2015 s with a Photograph of Sir Winston Churchill on each reverse FDC in the Mint case of issue with certificates
£550

Auction 157
World Cased a 2-coin set in Sir Winston Photographic issues comprising 2015 and 2015 s with a Photograph of Sir Winston Churchill on each reverse FDC in the Mint case of issue with certificates
£550

Auction 157
English Cased The a 14-coin set in silver and gold plated silver, replicas of iconic coins of the past, Prooflike UNC in the London Mint box of issue with certificates, The coins of Britannia's last Century an 11-coin set all but one base metal in mixed grades, in a box with certificate, Crowns a 6-coin set comprising 1935 NEF, 1937 EF, 1977 Silver Proof FDC, 1980 80th Birthday Silver Proof FDC, 1981 Silver Proof FDC, and 1977 EF partly gilded, in the London Mint Office box with certificate, London Mint Office the Emblems series comprising a set of Halfcrown to Farthing, Halfcrown to Farthing and Elizabeth II Decimals One Pound to Halfpenny all gilded with coloured reverses, in mixed grades in the box of issue, Tristan da Cunha 'Help For Heroes' One Crown 2010 a 12-coin set in gold plated base metal UNC in the London Mint Office box of issue with certificates, II 60th 2013 a 16-coin set Crown-sixed Plated and Gold Plated Steel issues from Jersey, Guernsey, Tristan da Cunha and Cook Islands, Prooflike UNC each piece with a different Royal photograph on the reverse UNC in the box of issue with certificates
£180

Auction 157
World Cased a 4-coin set 2014 One Crown (4) St. Christopher, The Three Graces, St. Michael the Archangel, and St. George and the Dragon all Prooflike BU, each 1 gram of 9 carat , in a Mint box with certificate, One Crown 2013 60th of the (2) both BU and Prooflike, one in a Jubilee Mint box with certificate, the other in a soft pouch with certificate, Numismatic First Day Covers 2014 of (2) each with Tristan da Cunha One Crown 2014 BU on Numismatic cover with Photograph and stamp, with poppy-shaped postmark, as issued in the presentation folders with certificates
£130

Auction 157
Medals Medals on stamp covers (10), replica n campaign medals set into an envelope with stamps franked with name of . Issued by Benham, . Assorted medals, 1853 copy, 1854 2 bars Balaklava & Sebastopol copy, 1939- 45 Star, Medal, Medals (2) copies, Campaign Medal bar copy, Operational Service Medal, copy, together with other assorted bars and ribbons , copy, Medal 1815, copy, Defence & War Medals. GVF. Together with a bag of assorted medal ribbons, photographs of medals and Buckingham Palace Memorial card & M.O.D. Veterans card. (4)
£95

Auction 156
English Coins Money 1999 a parcel of 7 sets and three UNC along with two Maundy Purses and in a wooden box with inscribed plate on the lid 'The Royal Maundy, presented to J.E.J.Walter by H.M. The Queen Bristol Cathedral April 1st 1999, 6 of the sets FDC in the original plastic, the seventh set and three Pennies, along with a nnium and both reverse side up, set under Perspex within the box, along with associated paperwork from the Royal Almonry Office, a letter from the Dean of Bristol, Order of Service for the Maundy Ceremony and a photograph of the recipient meeting the Queen
£1,300

Auction 155
Medals Medals a mixed group :- Prize medal Chronology of the Reigns of Britain to in white metal UNC boxed, of and 1937. The Confectioners, Bakers and Allied Trades Exhibition in bronze oval, UNC boxed. Photographic Society 1913 Prize medal 80mm diameter in brass reverse inscribed Class A Wilfred Harrison, A/UNC boxed. Eton College Regular attendance medal 46mm in bronze UNC boxed. Coronation of City of in white metal UNC boxed. Queen Victoria 1897 39mm diameter in white metal, by Restall, Birmingham, UNC and lustrous. Sir Isaac Pitman - Pitman's Metropolitan Schools Verbatim Reporting Competition Prize medal 41mm diameter in bronze UNC boxed. Coronation of Edward VII and Queen Alexandra 1902 31mm in brass pierced for suspension. uniface Pewter 1789 Beginning of (No.2) 77mm diameter by F. EF
£280

Auction 151
English Coins 1868 Fair, one of the 'missing' dates in the Young Head Halfcrown series, accompanied by a letter, related correspondence, newspaper cutting stating that the owner refused £1700 for the coin the 1968, and photographs taken in 1968, the letter believed to be the letter quoted in the ESC stating that the coin is 'probably genuine', mentioned by way of footnote in ESC by Rayner in the 1992 edition, page 85, these pieces recently reported as unrecorded in the Royal mint striking records, Harrington Manville the famous US numismatist once pointed out to us these so called missing dates were most definitely not struck by the Royal Mint, and this seems now to be the popular opinion
£340

Auction 149
English Coins 1887 Jubilee Head , with the obverse displaying 14 Beads to Queen’s necklace rather than 13 on the standard currency and Proof coin. J.E.B. initials fully on the truncation, on the standard Proof issue they encroach slightly into the field. On the 14 bead coin there is a smaller gap between the A in VICTORIA and the following D of D:G: .This obverse as Baldwin's Bentley sale 8/5/2013 Lot 1228. Reverse: The P of the B.P. initials is poorly rendered, appearing more like a triangle. There are also no stops in between. The top line of the streamer on the helmet makes a smooth curve onto the next line down, whereas on the standard Proof it is distinctly separate. The 7 of the date has an extra piece protruding from the right of the horizontal stroke. The Reverse characteristics are similar to a reverse uniface Proof in the Museum, and had previously not been recorded before on a Proof or currency piece. UNC with prooflike fields, the design and legend heavily frosted. This reverse is as the Royal Mint uniface piece. Both obverse and reverse dies types are known, but until now, not on the same coin, and the existence of this piece links together the two previously known types. Comes with a comprehensive folder full of interesting data and research relating to this piece and the other pieces bearing the obverse and reverse die types and their developments and origins, along with many useful and important photographs. Also with authentication from Robert Matthews(ex Royal Mint and a recognised expert in authentication). Slabbed and graded CGS 75, a unique opporty to acquire this important and unique piece
£5,000 London Coins : A149 : Lot 2839 : Sovereign 1887 Jubilee Head Pattern, with the obverse displaying 14 Beads to Queen’s necklace ... London Coins : A149 : Lot 2839 : Sovereign 1887 Jubilee Head Pattern, with the obverse displaying 14 Beads to Queen’s necklace ...

Auction 149
World Banknotes 1886 issue Pick 321 Martha portrait, Good, in a large glass photo frame along with sepia photograph and stamps and a depiction of each countries head of state, these circa 1910-1920
£60

Auction 145
Medals Group of Seven medals to Lt.Col W.H.West M.B.E. , M.B.E. 2nd type division, General Medal 1918 bar (2 Lieut . W.H.West, R.Berks R.), 1939-45, (8th bar) and Stars, & Medals. Together with a set of miniatures, Berks cap , family photographs, M.B.E. certificate dated 1942 and folder of papers and research.
£360

Auction 145
Medals Medals (10) of all Fine Arts 1874 51mm in bronze UNC, of Queen 1887 Leyland Free Library and Museum EF, Art Union of London 1849 Inigo Jones Reverse Banqueting House Whitehall 1616 54mm in copper EF, Universal Exhibition of London 1862 50mm in bronze EF, and the Foudroyant 38mm in copper VF with some spots, Prize Medal Muirkirk Photographic Association 1904 39mm in copper, Prize Medals (2) both aded to G.K.Murray the first 51mm diameter 1st High Jump Class II GEF boxed the second Athletic Sports 1931 G.K.Murray 3rd (equal) High Jump Open EF boxed, The Schneider Trophy 1981 51mm in bronze The Supermarine S6B UNC and lustrous, Destruction of the Armada 1588 Commemorates the of the 1988 Lustrous UNC
£140

Auction 145
Bonds and Shares , mainly radio, cinema & photography , 20th c. issues mainly 1920's, some duplication. Mixed grades (30).
£32

Auction 144
Medals Group of five to Pte. J Walker, Oxf. And Bucks L.I., General 1895, two bars Punjab Frontier 1897-98, Tirah 1897-98 (5056 Pte. 2nd. Bn. Oxf. Lt.Infy), trio (5056 Pte 2/Oxf & Bucks L.I.), Long Service Medal, G.V.R issue (5056 Pte. J. Walker Oxf. & Bucks L.I.), mounted as worn on original ribbons VF. Sold with photographs and service details from the al Chronicle
£600

Auction 139
Misc Items s and s in 6 albums includes many from the early part of the 20th Century, some sepia toned, a wide variety includes some European (total weight around 5 Kilos), in mixed condition
£50

Auction 137
Misc Items s including many early 20th century and Letter cards (1123) includes many European, in mixed condition, plus a number of black and white s and an album taken in the early part of the 20th Century
£300

Auction 136
Medals 1897 in silver 26mm diameter the official issue NEF with an edge nick, 1902 the official Royal Mint issue in silver Toned UNC, 1935 the official Royal Mint issue in silver GEF, Prize Medals (2) Wallasey Amateur Photographic Society awarded to E.W.Clarke Slides 1924 38mm diameter in silver A/UNC with an edge bump, boxed, Rifle and Pistol Association 51mm diameter in silver UNC boxed, total silver weight over 4 ounces
£130

Auction 136
English Banknotes (2) both H86D 729630 as B260 photographically reproduced with a message in Arabic on the reverse both forgeries VG, part of a operation dropped by the Germans over Egypt in 1942, along with newspaper cutting explaining the attempt to undermine Arab faith in British currency
£32

Auction 135
World Bulk Lots GB and World a mixed group 19th and includes some lic items, Coin first day covers, books plus 2003 Concorde nFDC in a large 24x20 inch photo frame with photographs, flight reports etc. (lot)
£180

Auction 134
Medals Photographic Society of 1853 53mm diameter in bronze by W.J. Obverse Bust left. H.R.H. THE PRINCE CONSORT PATRON Reverse Female Figure driving a quadriga in clouds PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY OF LONDON EF
£55

Auction 132
World Cased the 1900-2002 a 25-coin set -sized and in includes some .999 issues from a variety of Countries FDC in a case with certificates and pair of albums of photographs accompanying the set
£380

Auction 130
World Cased the a 16-coin set 1994-1995 from a variety of countries mostly Crown-sized in FDC in a Westminster case, Diamond Photographic Portrait Collection a 13-coin set in -plated - 2007 FDC in a Westminster box with certificates
£140

Auction 126
World Coins 1799 with Octagonal S.3766B. The countermark is finely exted and has a more hauteur profile than is usually encountered, possibly from being a slightly later unofficial striking (the die not used on this coin is considered the die officially used). Notwithstanding it still remains an extremely rare example with only about 3 examples known. Some Obverse tooling is evident otherwise the host coin is toned about VF with the countermark somewhat better -- comes with an enlarged photograph of the countermark
£2,800 London Coins : A126 : Lot 446 : USA Dollar 1799 with Octagonal Countermark S.3766B. The countermark is finely executed and has a mor... London Coins : A126 : Lot 446 : USA Dollar 1799 with Octagonal Countermark S.3766B. The countermark is finely executed and has a mor...

Auction 126
Ancient Coins of 1st-4th century AD (136). Mostly antoniniani and Ae3's, a few . Majority are of Eastern an mints. All with descriptive tickets and photographs. Mostly low grades, a few better many priced so an ideal stock for retail
£380

Auction 125
World Cased The Life of the set 2000 comprising 21 coins from various countries mainly issues includes three piedforts, Fifty Pence 2002 Silver Proof with coloured bunting, a six-coin set 2007 Photographic Portrait Collection in gold-plated - with coloured portraits FDC boxed as issued with certificates, Five Pound Crowns a four-coin set 2008 World War I Tanks and Airct FDC boxed as issued, // Five Pound Crowns a three-coin set 2005 'The End of ' Silver Proofs FDC cased as issued with certificate, UK Five Pound Crown 2000 Queen Mother Silver proof FDC cased as issued with certificate
£220

Auction 125
Medals group of four attributed to Flight Sgt. R.O.Cowley, 1939-45 & Stars, & War Medals. In glazed display case with photograph of Cowley in uniform and cloth "AG" . EF.
£55

Auction 122
Medals Group of four to 1541 Sergeant Walter Skilbeck of Yeomanry, includes and War medals, Efficiency medal VF-EF, newspaper cuttings, history and photographs of the subject, plus soldier's pay book, along with a group of four to Skilbeck, 8th (King's Irish) Hussars later the Armoured Reconnaissance of the 7th Armoured Division. comprises and Stars, War and Service medals NEF, comes with history of the subject plus photographs, in glass frames so unsuitable for posting
£260

Auction 122
Medals Group of six Peter Tilling of the in , comprising a group of four 1939-1945 Star, France and Star, and War medals NEF-EF, plus the Long and Medals for Constabulary NEF-EF, comes with short history of the subject and colour photograph
£220

Auction 115
World Banknotes in album (circa 76) mostly pre-1940 issues with a few modern plus various ephemera including postcards, bonds, photographs,
£120

Auction 111
Medals Of Photographic interest (2) Amateur Photographic Association 1903 in silver 45 mm, ster Naturalists Photographic Club Exhibition 1913
£34

Auction 102
Misc Items 1885 hollowed into a small box for use as a holder and containing a small photograph of a man, the whole in a red presentation box
£24

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