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East Africa : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 156
World Banknotes World accumulation (120) includes better types from , Pick16b 1935 and $5 1935 Pick17b, Sarawak $1 1935, 5 s 1956, KGV 1935 Pick16b and $1 Pick311, also , and issues, mostly Fine to VF, some better
£480

Auction 155
World Banknotes 10 s QE2 dated 1st January 1955 series F45 41220, a few rust spots & dirt on reverse, Pick34, good Fine
£70 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1845 : East Africa 10 shillings QE2 dated 1st January 1955 series F45 41220, a few rust spots & dirt on...

Auction 155
World Banknotes 10 s dated 1st September 1950 series B/53 55487, portrait at left, Pick29b, stains, good Fine
£55 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1844 : East Africa 10 shillings dated 1st September 1950 series B/53 55487, KGVI portrait at left, Pick29b,...

Auction 155
World Banknotes coin card postcards (2) slightly different designs but one in German and the other in English, both unissued with only the slightest of edge wear
£24 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1862 : German East Africa coin card postcards (2) slightly different designs but one in German and the othe... London Coins : A155 : Lot 1862 : German East Africa coin card postcards (2) slightly different designs but one in German and the othe...

Auction 154
World Banknotes 20 s (2) both dated 1st January 1955, a ly numbered pair series G79 53996 & G79 53997, QE2 portrait, Pick35a, GEF to about UNC
£400 London Coins : A154 : Lot 152 : East Africa 20 shillings (2) both dated 1st January 1955, a consecutively numbered pair series G79 5... London Coins : A154 : Lot 152 : East Africa 20 shillings (2) both dated 1st January 1955, a consecutively numbered pair series G79 5...

Auction 154
World Banknotes 20 s dated 1st January 1955 series G79 17762, QE2 portrait, Pick35a, GEF to about UNC
£280 London Coins : A154 : Lot 153 : East Africa 20 shillings dated 1st January 1955 series G79 17762, QE2 portrait, Pick35a, GEF to abou... London Coins : A154 : Lot 153 : East Africa 20 shillings dated 1st January 1955 series G79 17762, QE2 portrait, Pick35a, GEF to abou...

Auction 154
World Banknotes 5 Rupien 1905 Pick1, stains & abrasions, about VF and 1948 Pick14E taped repair pressed good Fine
£80 London Coins : A154 : Lot 169 : German East Africa 5 Rupien 1905 Pick1, stains & abrasions, about VF and Belgian Congo 10 francs... London Coins : A154 : Lot 169 : German East Africa 5 Rupien 1905 Pick1, stains & abrasions, about VF and Belgian Congo 10 francs...

Auction 153
World Banknotes East Africa (8) 5 s 1/1/1938 unlisted for this date, Near Fine, pressed and with some pinholes and splits in the centre, 1/10/1957 Pick 33 VF pressed, East African Currency Board (5) 1 shilling dated 1943 Pick27, 10 shillings 1964 Pick46a and 20 shillings 1964 Pick47a, cleaned & pressed, Fine to good Fine, 5 shillings QE2 issued 1958-60 series Q14, Pick37, 10 shillings issued 1961 series P15, Pick42a and 20 shillings issued 1961 series K23, Pick43a, all pressed Fine to VF
£300 London Coins : A153 : Lot 308 : East Africa (8) East Africa Currency Board 5 Shillings 1/1/1938 unlisted for this date, Near Fine, p... London Coins : A153 : Lot 308 : East Africa (8) East Africa Currency Board 5 Shillings 1/1/1938 unlisted for this date, Near Fine, p...

Auction 153
World Banknotes 20 s dated 1st January 1955 series G79 17710, QE2 portrait, Pick35a, GEF to about UNC
£300 London Coins : A153 : Lot 309 : East Africa 20 shillings dated 1st January 1955 series G79 17710, QE2 portrait, Pick35a, GEF to abou... London Coins : A153 : Lot 309 : East Africa 20 shillings dated 1st January 1955 series G79 17710, QE2 portrait, Pick35a, GEF to abou...

Auction 153
World Banknotes dated 1917 series Y/97 445775 with McWatters signature, Pick1e, this series commonly issued for ge, portrait, retains a perforated at left with 2 staple holes, light print stain reverse, about UNC to UNC plus East Africa 1 rupee 1916 EF & 1 rupee 1940 Fine
£220 London Coins : A153 : Lot 330 : India 1 rupee dated 1917 series Y/97 445775 with McWatters signature, Pick1e, this series commonly i... London Coins : A153 : Lot 330 : India 1 rupee dated 1917 series Y/97 445775 with McWatters signature, Pick1e, this series commonly i...

Auction 152
World Banknotes in folder (29) includes large size 500 lire (2) and 1000 lire 1940s (16), Italian Pick2a plus various others, mostly VG to Fine some better
£450

Auction 152
World Banknotes World (78) includes , , , , , , , and East Caribbean in mixed grades to UNC, some pressed
£450

Auction 152
World Banknotes 10 s undated (1958-1960) Pick 38 EF
£100 London Coins : A152 : Lot 263 : East Africa 10 Shillings undated (1958-1960) Pick 38 EF London Coins : A152 : Lot 263 : East Africa 10 Shillings undated (1958-1960) Pick 38 EF

Auction 152
World Banknotes 20 s QE2 issued 1958-60 series H17 23572, Pick39, VF
£80 London Coins : A152 : Lot 265 : East Africa 20 shillings QE2 issued 1958-60 series H17 23572, Pick39, VF London Coins : A152 : Lot 265 : East Africa 20 shillings QE2 issued 1958-60 series H17 23572, Pick39, VF

Auction 150
World Banknotes 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.3195, Pick4a (Rosenberg 903a), a scarcer 4 digit serial number variety, small edge nick, Fine
£320 London Coins : A150 : Lot 216 : German East Africa 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.3195, Pick4a (Rosenberg... London Coins : A150 : Lot 216 : German East Africa 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.3195, Pick4a (Rosenberg...

Auction 150
World Banknotes 50 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, No.10952, Pick3b, pinholes & edge nicks, Fine+
£140 London Coins : A150 : Lot 218 : German East Africa 50 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, No.10952, Pick3b, pinholes & e... London Coins : A150 : Lot 218 : German East Africa 50 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, No.10952, Pick3b, pinholes & e...

Auction 150
World Banknotes 5 Rupien dated 1905 series No.34252, Lions at lower centre, Pick1, small edge split & centre hole, about Fine
£100

Auction 149
World Banknotes 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.12675, Pick4a, tiny centre pinhole & surface dirt, Fine+
£180 London Coins : A149 : Lot 349 : German East Africa 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.12675, Pick4a, tiny cen... London Coins : A149 : Lot 349 : German East Africa 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.12675, Pick4a, tiny cen...

Auction 149
World Banknotes World and GB banknotes (6) 10/- 1941 edge damage, 5 s QE2 (2) 1953 and 1957 Fine, £1 Hodder GEF and 50p Dawson aEF and £1 en GEF
£60

Auction 148
World Banknotes 50 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, No.10952, Pick3b, pinholes & edge nicks, Fine+
£130 London Coins : A148 : Lot 240 : German East Africa 50 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, No.10952, Pick3b, pinholes & e...

Auction 147
World Banknotes World banknotes (58) includes early , , 1 , & , KGVI with watermark, , fractionals, mostly Fine to VF, some better
£220

Auction 147
World Banknotes Italian dated 1939 series A23 1917, Italian Occupation , Pick2b, small edge tear at bottom, Fine
£50 London Coins : A147 : Lot 295 : Italian East Africa 100 lire dated 1939 series A23 1917, Italian Occupation WW2, Pick2b, small edge ... London Coins : A147 : Lot 295 : Italian East Africa 100 lire dated 1939 series A23 1917, Italian Occupation WW2, Pick2b, small edge ...

Auction 147
World Banknotes World (28) includes 1917 Bush Note GEF, 1883 Banco de Londres y Rio de la Plata remainder UNC, group includes 100 1935 UNC
£50 London Coins : A147 : Lot 451 : World (28) includes German East Africa 1 rupee 1917 Bush Note GEF, Uruguay 10 pesos 1883 Banco de Lo... London Coins : A147 : Lot 451 : World (28) includes German East Africa 1 rupee 1917 Bush Note GEF, Uruguay 10 pesos 1883 Banco de Lo...

Auction 146
World Banknotes World (31) includes $1 1949, 1916, average Fine to VF some better
£60 London Coins : A146 : Lot 507 : World (31) includes Hong Kong $1 1949, German East Africa 1 rupee 1916, average Fine to VF some bett...

Auction 145
World Banknotes 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.15095, Pick4a, rust marks, Fine+
£100 London Coins : A145 : Lot 135 : German East Africa 100 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, series No.15095, Pick4a, rust mar...

Auction 144
World Banknotes dated 1917 series X/17 783666 with Gubbay signature, Pick1g, this series commonly used in , portrait, retains a perforated at left, GEF
£150 London Coins : A144 : Lot 256 : India 1 rupee dated 1917 series X/17 783666 with Gubbay signature, Pick1g, this series commonly used...

Auction 144
World Banknotes 1 rupie (4) all dated 1915, scarcer types series B Pick9a light green, series B Pick9b brown, series C (2) Pick9Aa, all stained & water damaged, about Fine
£30 London Coins : A144 : Lot 251 : German East Africa 1 rupie (4) all dated 1915, scarcer types series B Pick9a light green, series B P...

Auction 143
World Banknotes World in 3 Lindner albums (480) all better types and nearly all different, some numbers noted, , QE2 & early , , Southern , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Tripolitania, etc, some earlier issues in lower grades but a large amount in EF to UNC, many high catalogue values, viewing recommended.
£7,000 London Coins : A143 : Lot 313 : World collection in 3 Lindner albums (480) all better types and nearly all different, some consecuti...

Auction 142
World Banknotes World banknotes (40) includes Southern 10/- 1952 Fine, 5/- 1949 GVF, £1 1951 EF, various GB and , plus four 10/- dated 1955
£260 London Coins : A142 : Lot 398 : World banknotes (40) includes Southern Rhodesia 10/- 1952 Fine, East Africa 5/- 1949 GVF, Ma...

Auction 139
World Banknotes World group (90) dates from 1883 to 1970s, includes old Babylonian 10000 rubles 1919 Pick106, 1883, 5 1927, 2 ptas 1937 & 25 ptas 1931, 50 and 1951, , , , , etc, average Fine to VF, viewing recommended
£170 London Coins : A139 : Lot 471 : World group (90) dates from 1883 to 1970s, includes old Russia Babylonian 10000 rubles 1919 Pick...

Auction 139
World Banknotes (2) 50 rupien 1915 Pick46a about EF and "Bush note" 1917 Pick22b UNC
£140 London Coins : A139 : Lot 318 : German East Africa (2) 50 rupien 1915 Pick46a about EF and 1 rupee "Bush note" 1917 Pick22b ...

Auction 139
World Banknotes 20 s dated 1st September 1950 series T/5, Pick30b, Fine
£120 London Coins : A139 : Lot 286 : East Africa 20 shillings KGVI dated 1st September 1950 series T/5, Pick30b, Fine

Auction 138
World Banknotes 5 s dated 1st June 1939 series P/10 86341 (3 signatures), Pick26Aa, small pinholes & edge tear right side, Fine+
£36 London Coins : A138 : Lot 430 : East Africa 5 shillings KGVI dated 1st June 1939 series P/10 86341 (3 signatures), Pick26Aa,...

Auction 137
World Banknotes 10 rupien, Daressalam dated 15 June 1905, Pick2, (Ros:901) 2 pinholes top right, Fine
£100 London Coins : A137 : Lot 292 : German East Africa 10 rupien, Daressalam dated 15 June 1905, Pick2, (Ros:901) 2 pinh... London Coins : A137 : Lot 292 : German East Africa 10 rupien, Daressalam dated 15 June 1905, Pick2, (Ros:901) 2 pinh...

Auction 136
World Banknotes World group (74) some better types noted 1974, £1 1942, £1 1964 Pick2, older , , , , various modern & , mixed grades, viewing recommended
£320

Auction 135
World Banknotes and world in loose leaf album (approx 245), many early better types notes, 10/- & £1, $1 and $2 both 1923, KGVI $1 to $20 1937, , Falklands 50p 1974 & £1 1982 both UNC, £1 1958 EF early , & , a few and a good range of early US & private banks (includes some replicas), viewing well recommended
£1,600 London Coins : A135 : Lot 553 : British Commonwealth and world collection in loose leaf album (approx 245), many early better ty... London Coins : A135 : Lot 553 : British Commonwealth and world collection in loose leaf album (approx 245), many early better ty...

Auction 134
World Banknotes World in album (156) mostly better types, 1 Pick2a GVF, 5 shilling QE2, 10 shilling 1937, 1940, 5 shillings 1951, Fine, early , , , , viewing well recommended
£550

Auction 133
World Banknotes 5 s dated 1943 Pick28 (this number omitted from recent catalogues) piece missing top edge VF, 1 1941 missing top left corner gFine and 10 s L.1968 UNC
£32

Auction 131
World Banknotes 50 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, No.15114, Pick3b, 1 pinhole & small ink stain reverse, Fine+
£180 London Coins : A131 : Lot 252 : German East Africa 50 Rupien dated 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm portrait, No.15114, Pick3b, ...

Auction 130
World Banknotes World accumulation (17) includes 50 livres dated 1791, PickA43 repaired, about Fine, 5/- 1939 Fine and 20/- 1952 edge damage Fine, rest are modern mostly UNC
£60

Auction 129
World Banknotes 20 s or dated 1955, QE2 portrait, prefix G79, Pick35, about UNC to UNC
£200 London Coins : A129 : Lot 546 : East Africa 20 shillings or one pound dated 1955, QE2 portrait, prefix G79, Pick35, ...

Auction 129
World Banknotes World accumulation (c.130) includes 19th century Rouen VG, 1960, ese Hansatsu, shares (3) for Palestinian relief fund, , Tripolitania, etc, large group of stamp currency, viewing recommended
£170

Auction 129
World Banknotes 5 Rupien dated 1905 No.48259, Lions at lower centre, Pick1, small edge split, almost VF
£120 London Coins : A129 : Lot 560 : German East Africa 5 Rupien dated 1905 No.48259, Lions at lower centre, Pick1, small edg... London Coins : A129 : Lot 560 : German East Africa 5 Rupien dated 1905 No.48259, Lions at lower centre, Pick1, small edg...

Auction 129
World Banknotes 50 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 3b nice Fine
£75

Auction 127
World Banknotes 100 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 4 pleasant VF or near so
£200 London Coins : A127 : Lot 278 : German East Africa 100 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 4 pleasant VF or near so London Coins : A127 : Lot 278 : German East Africa 100 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 4 pleasant VF or near so

Auction 127
World Banknotes 5 Rupien dated 1905 No.48259, Lions at lower centre, Pick1, small edge split, almost VF
£150 London Coins : A127 : Lot 279 : German East Africa 5 Rupien dated 1905 No.48259, Lions at lower centre, Pick1, small edg...

Auction 127
World Banknotes 50 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 3b nice Fine
£110

Auction 127
World Banknotes 50 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 3b nice Fine
£110

Auction 127
World Banknotes 10 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 2 Fine
£75

Auction 127
World Banknotes 10 Rupien 15 June 1905 Pick 2 Fine
£65

Auction 126
World Banknotes 20 s = 1st January 1955 Pick 35 serial number G79 53971 UNC
£180 London Coins : A126 : Lot 245 : East Africa 20 Shillings = One Pound 1st January 1955 Pick 35 serial number G79 53971 UNC

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

Auction 124
World Banknotes 10 rupien dated 1905 No.30779, Pick2 (Ros:901), rounded corners, Fine
£80

Auction 121
World Banknotes World accumulation (22) includes , , $1 and $20 both 1976, 5 1943, etc, average Fine or better
£100

Auction 120
World Banknotes World in 8 file albums (circa 2700) mostly all different better older mid-grade to commoner modern high grade includes earlier Italian , , pre-1920s , also Holland, , & , strong in early & Ja
£1,800

Auction 120
World Banknotes (8) 1 s (2) Pick27, 1939 & 1941 Pick28a, QE2 5 shillings Pick37, 10 shillings Pick42a, 20 shillings Pick39 and Pick40, a good range, average Fine to about VF
£190

Auction 120
World Banknotes Colonial & QE2 portrait accumulation (12) includes IOM s (3) EF, 10/- 1957 Fine, $1 1974 gFine, QE2 4/- Fine, 5/- P51Ad GVF, 20/- P43a about VF, 1/- P16 gFine, British KGVI $1
£140

Auction 120
World Banknotes World accumulation (12) mostly but also 20/- QE2 Pick39 & 1/- 1942 Pick20 noted, average Fine or better
£75

Auction 119
World Banknotes World accumulation in album (430+) ex-dealers stock with considerable duplication, some and earlier types noted, viewing recommended
£160

Auction 119
World Banknotes issues (3) 5 s 1952 Pick28b Fine+, 10 shillings 1952 Pick29b Fine and 20 shillings 1951 Pick30b, VG
£85

Auction 119
World Banknotes 10 rupien dated 1905, Pick2, tiny centre hole & some stains, Fine
£40

Auction 117
World Banknotes 50 rupien dated 1905, Kaiser portrait, Pick3a, large worm-hole at upper centre, Fine
£70

Auction 116
World Banknotes 100 s QE2 portrait issued 1958-60, prefix Z, Pick40, small rust spots & toning along left edge, GVF
£80

Auction 115
World Banknotes (4) 1 rupien Pick20a dated 1916 (3) block O3, T3 and V3, (usual stain on the front) almost UNC also 50 rupien Pick46a dated 1915, E
£110

Auction 115
World Banknotes (15) 100 s (3) 1954 P36 (torn) P40 and P48, 20 Shillings (3) P39 and P47 (2), 10 Shillings (2) P42 and P46, (7) 1943/4
£95

Auction 115
World Banknotes 10 s dated 1st January 1933, portrait, Pick21, pinholes, edge tears & some tape residue, Fine and scarce
£70

Auction 115
World Banknotes (4) QE2 portrait 5 Pick37 & 100 shilling Pick40 repaired plus sailboat series 5 shilling Pick45 & 100 shilling Pi
£55

Auction 115
World Banknotes (3) portrait types, 5 s 1939 Pick28a Fine+, 10 shillings 1938 (1st date) Pick29a pressed Fine & 20 shilli
£50

Auction 115
World Banknotes (2) QE2 portrait types, 5 s 1956, Pick33 VG & repaired plus 20 shillings 1955 Pick35, slight corner damage, about V
£35

Auction 113
World Banknotes 10 s dated 1953, Pick 34, first date, QE2 portrait, prefix E20, GVF
£160

Auction 113
World Banknotes Command token money 5 s, Schwan & Boling 1274a, slight ageing around the edges otherwise almost EF
£120

Auction 113
World Banknotes (4) portrait 1 1943 Pick27, (2) 1943 & 1952 Pick28b and 20 shillings 1950 Pick 30b, all Fine
£75

Auction 113
World Banknotes 5 s dated 1933, portrait Pick 20, pinholes and light abrasion on the reverse, about Fine
£48

Auction 113
World Banknotes World accumulation (11) includes 50,000 lire (2) 1978 & 1980, 1 livre 1939, 5-/ 1949, average Fine
£48

Auction 113
World Banknotes 10 s dated 1950, portrait Pick 29b, pressed, gFine
£36

Auction 113
World Banknotes (2) QE2 portrait 5 s 1957 Pick 33 last date 1 pinhole Fine and 20 shillings 1953 Pick 35 first date gFine
£30

Auction 112
World Banknotes QE2, Pick39, some surface dirt reverse, gFine to VF
£35

Auction 111
World Banknotes World accumulation (23) some and noted, average Fine
£26

Auction 110
World Banknotes 20 s dated 1st Dec. 1918, Pick3, prefix C/3, extremely rare East Africa Protectorate issue, small holes in design and glue mount mark
£2,300

Auction 110
World Banknotes 100 s, 1964 issue, dhow at centre, Pick48a, 3 light folds only, EF
£85

Auction 110
World Banknotes 100 s QE2 portrait, issued 1958-60, Pick40, scarcer 4 signature variety, prefix Y1, faint tiny ink marks reverse, Fine+
£70

Auction 109
World Banknotes in Hendon album (83) many and QE2 issues including 5/-, £1, £5 & Hanna £10 Fine+, St
£340

Auction 108
World Banknotes y (70), a mixed accumulation includes s(3),
£36

Auction 107
World Banknotes World accumulation (230+) mixed grades with some duplication, many better notes, countries noted are , assignat, early , Egy
£170

Auction 107
World Banknotes (2) The East African Currency Board Nairobi 1st September 1950 s and both VF
£42

Auction 101
World Banknotes Madagascar 1937 Pick 35 and Pick 36, 1/- 1943 Fine with two s of VG-VF
£19

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