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Athena : World Banknotes

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Auction 167
World Banknotes The Linen Bank 20 s Fourth Waterlow issue Pick 159a (BY SC234c, PMS BL68c) dated 2nd July 1942 serial number F/4 8/103 printed signature George Mackenzie titled General Manager and manuscript signature Robertson titled P. Accot. The obverse in blue on light green and red sunburst underprint featuring Bank's Coat of Arms at upper centre surrounded by value in panels at left and right and at far left - a panel displaying Ditat and seated helmeted (Pallas). The reverse in blue on light green underprint featuring an enlarged Ditat helmeted Athena (Pallas) panel at centre and numerical value panels at left and right. GEF or Scottish UNC as some would say due to the engrained habit of Scottish bank tellers of folding their notes to fit them in their tills. Printed by Waterlow & Sons Ltd London Wall, London imprinted in lower centre obverse and reverse, on 'granite' paper containing red and blue silk fibres as an additional srity feature. An Exceptionally Rare war-time note and very seldom offered in this superb high grade with sharp corners, certain to be a fabulous addition to any advanced Scottish therefore this being a unique opporty to acquire it
£320 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1611 : Scotland The British Linen Bank 20 Pounds Fourth Waterlow issue Pick 159a (BY SC234c, PMS BL68c) dat... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1611 : Scotland The British Linen Bank 20 Pounds Fourth Waterlow issue Pick 159a (BY SC234c, PMS BL68c) dat...

Auction 167
World Banknotes The Linen Bank 20 s First Thomas issue Pick 164 (BY SC236, PMS BL73) dated 5th March 1962 serial number H/6 13/237 signature Andrew Philip Anderson titled General Manager. The obverse in blue on light green and red sunburst underprint featuring Bank's Coat of Arms at upper centre surrounded by value in panels at left and right and at far left - a panel displaying Ditat and seated helmeted (Pallas). The reverse in blue on light green underprint featuring an enlarged Ditat helmeted Athena (Pallas) panel at centre and numerical value panels at left and right. About EF or near to about `Scottish UNC` as some would say due to the engrained habit of Scottish bank tellers of folding their notes to fit them in their tills. Printed by Thomas De La Rue imprinted in small script at lower centre on obverse and reverse, and a very desirable note Scarce in these high grades. Constive serial number to next lot
£240 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1609 : Scotland The British Linen Bank 20 Pounds First Thomas De La Rue issue Pick 164 (BY SC236, PMS BL73)... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1609 : Scotland The British Linen Bank 20 Pounds First Thomas De La Rue issue Pick 164 (BY SC236, PMS BL73)...

Auction 167
World Banknotes The Linen Bank 20 s First Thomas issue Pick 164 (BY SC236, PMS BL73) dated 5th March 1962 serial number H/6 13/238 signature Andrew Philip Anderson titled General Manager. The obverse in blue on light green and red sunburst underprint featuring Bank's Coat of Arms at upper centre surrounded by value in panels at left and right and at far left - a panel displaying Ditat and seated helmeted (Pallas). The reverse in blue on light green underprint featuring an enlarged Ditat helmeted Athena (Pallas) panel at centre and numerical value panels at left and right. About EF or near to about `Scottish UNC` as some would say due to the engrained habit of Scottish bank tellers of folding their notes to fit them in their tills. Printed by Thomas De La Rue imprinted in small script at lower centre on obverse and reverse, and a very desirable note Scarce in these high grades. Constive serial number to previous lot
£240 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1610 : Scotland The British Linen Bank 20 Pounds First Thomas De La Rue issue Pick 164 (BY SC236, PMS BL73)... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1610 : Scotland The British Linen Bank 20 Pounds First Thomas De La Rue issue Pick 164 (BY SC236, PMS BL73)...

Auction 167
World Banknotes GB & World circa 1940-50's issues to modern (71) in various grades Fine-VF to UNC with some countries and issuers including England, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . A few Scarce and collectable notes include a notes (2) including B264 a very later date 11th July 1947 just a few days before the last issue and serial number M67 035102 along with a B270 dated 30th August 1949 serial number O29 044314. Also QE2 pictorial & Sir Isaac in constively numbered sets and all UNC. A very attractive Netherlands Thomas print 10 from 1949 (2). A ly numbered set of the Italy Pick 92b dated 31.12.1951 signatures Di Cristina, Cavallaro & i (4) serial numbers 3550 095608 through 3550 095611. Also include a few Germany & Italy and a USA 1 Silver Certificate
£190

Auction 166
World Banknotes World (34) in mixed grades VF and above comprising 1990 issues (13) comprising 500 s Pick 106 dated 01.03.1990 Youth on obverse and Mountains on reverse (7) and 1000 Dinars Pick 107 dated 26.11.1990 Nikola Tesla on obverse and High frequency transformer on reverse (6) includes some AA prefixes. All hand stamped on watermark area obverse "Narodna Banka Bosne i Hercegovine" ( of Bosnia and Herzegovina). 50 Dinars Pick 103e dated 1991 Tabqa dam on Euphrat River Goddess found in Sumerian ruins at Mari on obverse and Citadel of Aleppo on reverse (2). contraband notes stolen by the i Forces during the in 1990 (4) including 20 Dinars Pick 16bx L. 1968 (1980-1991) Facace of Kuwait Stock Exchange and arms on obverse and Justice Centre Kuwait on reverse, prefix denominator 12 (2) along with 10 Dinars Pick 15cx L. 1968 (1980-1991) Arms on obverse and Dhow on reverse (2) prefix denominators 72 and 80. Iraq 10 Dinars (2) comprising Pick 55a ND (1959) Arms on obverse & al-thawr al-mugannah (Winged Assyrian bull, Assyrian priest (Palace Complex of Sargon II, Khorsabad) on reverse along with Pick 60 ND (1971) Ducan dam on obverse and al-thawr al-mugannah (Winged Assyrian bull, Assyrian priest (Palace Complex of Sargon II, Khorsabad) on reverse. 100 Forint Pick 171h dated 10th January 1989 (5) Kossuth Lajos on obverse and Horse carriage from painting "Took Refuge from the Storm" (by Lotz Károly) on reverse. 500 i Pick 102 dated 1st October 1932 (8) at centre obverse obverse and Catching wild buffalos (Vaphio cup) on reverse.
£75

Auction 165
World Banknotes Bank of Ireland 20 s Pick 234b (Blake-Callaway PR83) signature G.A. Kennedy dated 20th November 1944 serial number N8967. Black on red-brown underprint featuring Bank building at upper centre on obverse and and Allegorical woman holding Irish harp at centre. Printers Perkins Bacon & Co imprinted on reverse. EF
£400 London Coins : A165 : Lot 724 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 20 Pounds Pick 234b (Blake-Callaway PR83) signature G.A.... London Coins : A165 : Lot 724 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 20 Pounds Pick 234b (Blake-Callaway PR83) signature G.A....

Auction 165
World Banknotes Bank of Ireland 5 s Pick 236b (Blake-Callaway PR87) signature G.A. Kennedy dated 5th January 1944 serial number N/A 178451. Blue on brown underprint featuring Bank building at upper centre on obverse and and Allegorical woman holding Irish harp at centre. GEF - About UNC
£140 London Coins : A165 : Lot 725 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 5 Pounds Pick 236b (Blake-Callaway PR87) signature G.A. ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 725 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 5 Pounds Pick 236b (Blake-Callaway PR87) signature G.A. ...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Bank of Ireland 1 Pick 235b (Blake-Callaway PR85) signature G.A. Kennedy dated 16th January 1946 serial number N/I 112663. Black on green underprint featuring Bank building at upper centre on obverse and and Allegorical woman holding Irish harp at centre. EF
£120 London Coins : A165 : Lot 723 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 1 Pound Pick 235b (Blake-Callaway PR85) signature G.A. K... London Coins : A165 : Lot 723 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 1 Pound Pick 235b (Blake-Callaway PR85) signature G.A. K...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Bank of Ireland 5 s PROOF note without serial numbers Pick 239p (Blake-Callaway PR93) signature H.W.M. Clarke dated 5th April 1952. Grey pink and brown underprint featuring Bank building at upper centre on obverse and and Allegorical woman holding Irish harp at centre. About UNC - UNC
£95 London Coins : A165 : Lot 726 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 5 Pounds PROOF note without serial numbers Pick 239p (Bl... London Coins : A165 : Lot 726 : Northern Ireland Provincial Bank of Ireland 5 Pounds PROOF note without serial numbers Pick 239p (Bl...

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