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London Coins Auction 166
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 167
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Burma : World Banknotes

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Auction 165
World Banknotes Set ND 1953 of Burma Act 1952 (4) comprising looks like Pick 38 unlisted series 5J 000000 Peacock at right obverse & Sailing boat reverse. looks like Pick 39 unlisted series IM 000000 Chinze at right obverse & Woman spinning wheel reverse. looks like Pick 40 unlisted series 1X 000000 Peacock at right obverse & Man riding elephant lifting log reverse. looks like Pick 41 unlisted series 5J 000000 Peacock at centre Chinze at right obverse & Farmer and oxen on reverse. All UNC and single tiny faint stain on each note these however not extending into design. Extremely Rare. With the passage of the Union Bank of Burma Act 1952, the sole right of currency issued was transferred from the Burma Currency Board to a newly created Currency Department of the Union Bank of Burma with effect from 1st July 1952. The Burma Currency Board was abolished and its asset and liabilities were transferred to the Union Bank of Burma. Another important change in the new currency is the conversion to a decimal system. When the Union Bank of Burma took over the ’s responsibilities, a token issue of the bank notes was made on 1st July 1952. The new bank notes had the rupee denominations (1,5,10,100 rupees) that was later connected to kyat. It included peacock water mark. This set has been given to Mr. Sidney , Office of the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom who had been working with the UK & Burma Currency Board at the time and the set had stayed in possession of the family ever since. Comes with the contemporary brown envelope abbreviated at top left O.H.M.S (On His Majesty's Service) and the Royal Cypher G.R. of King at bottom left along with a Burma Currency Board seal proof card. Part of a diplomat's group of Burma coins and notes which was accompanied by the original Burma Currency Board Secretary's compliment slip and note to the original recipient Mr. Sidney Wellington, Office of the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom with this original documentation accompanying the Burma Proof Coin listed in the coin section
£2,200 London Coins : A165 : Lot 866 : Burma Specimen Set ND 1953 Union Bank of Burma Act 1952 (4) comprising 1 Rupee looks like Pick 38 un... London Coins : A165 : Lot 866 : Burma Specimen Set ND 1953 Union Bank of Burma Act 1952 (4) comprising 1 Rupee looks like Pick 38 un...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Set ND 1948/1949 Independence from the transition to Republic (4) comprising looks like Pick 34 unlisted series 1E 000000 Peacock at right obverse & Sailing boat reverse. looks like Pick 35 unlisted series 1A 000000 Chinze at right obverse & Woman spinning wheel reverse. looks like Pick 36 unlisted series 1A 000000 Peacock at right obverse & Man riding elephant lifting log reverse. looks like Pick 37 unlisted series 1C 000000 Rangoon dated 1st January 1948 Peacock at centre Chinze at right obverse & Farmer and oxen on reverse. All UNC and single faint stain on each note these however not extending into design. Extremely Rare. When Burma gained independence from the British, it became a republic and the heading on the note was changed to GOVERNMENT OF THE UNION OF BURMA. As the Burma Currency Board notes increased in number, it was decided to demonetize all those notes marked "Legal Tender in Burma Only" from 1st July 1948. This set has been given to Mr. Sidney , Office of the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom who had been working with the UK & Burma Currency Board at the time and the set had stayed in possession of the family ever since. Comes with the contemporary brown envelope abbreviated at top left O.H.M.S (On His Majesty's Service) and the Royal Cypher G.R. of King at bottom left. Part of a diplomat's group of Burma coins and notes which was accompanied by the original Burma Currency Board Secretary's compliment slip and note to the original recipient Mr. Sidney Wellington, Office of the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom with this original documentation accompanying the Burma Proof Coin set listed in the coin section
£2,000 London Coins : A165 : Lot 865 : Burma Specimen Set ND 1948/1949 Independence from the British transition to Republic (4) comprising ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 865 : Burma Specimen Set ND 1948/1949 Independence from the British transition to Republic (4) comprising ...

Auction 165
World Banknotes (23) comprising (4) including Pick 56d serial number B/65 331174, Pick 94a serial number H/23 498300, 500 Ruppes Pick 89a serial number J/7 168208 and Pick 90a serial number P/5 272007. (2) including 45 Kyats Pick 64 serial number AG 9012614 and 90 Kyats Pick 66 serial number PZ 4899924. 5 Pick 75d serial number Q/237 801114. (5) including Pick 21a serial number CR870345, 50 Rupees Pick 40 serial number HE/1 385808, Pick 36 serial number JM/1 196493, Pick 42 serial number M7280896 usual pinholes to left and 1000 Rupees Pick 43 serial number B1537031 usual pinholes to left. Vietnam (7) including 30 Dong Pick 87a serial number EX 0016418, 500 Dong Pick 99a serial number CF 0980351, 1000 Dong Pick 102a serial number LA 2400130, 2000 Dong Pick 103 serial number RA 0093809 and 5000 Dong Pick 104a serial number YA0408094 along with Pick 31a">Pick 31a serial number A/71 961951 and 200 Dong Pick 32 serial number P2 188948. (2) including 20 Riels Pick 31 serial number 4233969 and 500 Riels Pick 9c serial number 976092. (2) including 50 Taka Pick 23 orange women harvesting tea on reverse and 50 Taka Pick 28a usual pinholes to right red and green on multicolour National Assembly, Dacca on reverse. All about UNC - UNC
£400 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1156 : Asia (23) comprising Ceylon (4) including 1 Rupee Pick 56d serial number B/65 331174, 50 Rupees Pick... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1156 : Asia (23) comprising Ceylon (4) including 1 Rupee Pick 56d serial number B/65 331174, 50 Rupees Pick...

Auction 165
World Banknotes World (136) a large in an album in mixed mostly high grades modern and some early issues from countries s, , & , , , Vietnam and . Includes Burma issues and a Cambodia 1 Riel Pick 1
£260

Auction 165
World Banknotes a in an album with Military including earlier types, , , , and more , mixed grades some of the Japanese have blocks of high grades
£220

Auction 165
World Banknotes World War II ese Occupation Money (160) in mixed circulated grades, some with tears, pinholes and cancellation punch holes, much duplication, strength in (99) 1 Cent to 1.000 s, Netherland Indies (10) 1 Cent to , (23) - to , and (28) - 1 Cent to
£140

Auction 165
World Banknotes Burma Currency Board Pick 32 ND (1947) Red on of 10 Rupees note Pick 24 series J46 793756, overprint spells "BURMA CURRENCY BOARD LEGAL TENDER IN BURMA ONLY". UNC with usual pinholes to left
£100 London Coins : A165 : Lot 864 : Burma 10 Rupees Burma Currency Board Pick 32 ND (1947) Red overprint on Reserve Bank of India 10 Rup... London Coins : A165 : Lot 864 : Burma 10 Rupees Burma Currency Board Pick 32 ND (1947) Red overprint on Reserve Bank of India 10 Rup...

Auction 163
World Banknotes World (740), (1), (50), (38), (2), (37), (5), (10), (70), (1), Bissau (40), (35), s (1), (240), (1), (9), (14), (79), (6), (1), (1), e (1), (1), (6), test Note (1), 10 Ecu test note (90), mixed grades, many Uncirculated
£200

Auction 163
World Banknotes , of issued 1938 series A/45 544859, portrait King at right, (Pick5), pressed about EF
£55 London Coins : A163 : Lot 1409 : Burma, Reserve Bank of India 10 rupees issued 1938 series A/45 544859, portrait King George VI at ri... London Coins : A163 : Lot 1409 : Burma, Reserve Bank of India 10 rupees issued 1938 series A/45 544859, portrait King George VI at ri...

Auction 162
World Banknotes World & GB (246), including , , , , , , and more, GB (138) including 1 , range from to , notes Darlington Bank , Stamford Spalding & Bank 5 Pounds, range of 1 Pounds, also a few s, stamps and fantasy notes, in mixed grades
£380

Auction 162
World Banknotes World (380), ese Money (345) from , , & Netherland Indies, also Philippines (35) local issue notes from the 1940's, mixed grades
£85

Auction 161
World Banknotes World (approx. 1020), ese Money from WWII (200), (60), (5), (20), (88), 1 Dollar (52), (1), (1), 1 Cent (3), 5 Centavos (1), 5000 Australes (18), 1000 Australes (53), other assorted Argentina (45), (90) dated 1979 0.1 Riel, 0.2 Riels, 0.5 Riels & 5 Riels, s 10 Kip (100) issued 1979, Laos Pathet Government 200 Kip (55), plus notes from , , , Burma, , , , , , , , , , , , , , & , plus a pack of 80 Heaven Bank notes, mixed grades the majority Uncirculated
£360

Auction 161
World Banknotes World in 4 albums (136), includes (26), (9), (3), (8), (1), (5), (2), (3), (1), (1), (4), (12), (4), (1), (10), (1), States (1), (3), (4), (3), (1), (6), (6), (1), (1), (1), (4), Bissau (1), (1), (3), (2), s (4), (1), Malaya & (1), Southern (1), mixed grades, viewing recommended
£180

Auction 160
World Banknotes & World, Commonwealth in an album (163), , n Currency Board, , Southern , Rhodesia & Nyasaland, Rhodesia, , St. Helena, , , , , , , , Malaya & , , British , , British Caribbean, Eastern Caribbean, & Cayman Islands. Includes Straits Settlements dated 1929, (Pick11a) Fine, 10 Dollars dated 1933, (Pick18a) Fine, British Guiana dated 1942, (Pick13c) Fine, 10 Dollars dated 1947, (Pick27a) about VF, British Caribbean dated 1961, (Pick11b) Fine, Ceylon dated 1945, (Pick38a) small edge tear, about VF, East African Currency Board 1 date1920 (Pick8a) Fine, 100 s issued 1964, (Pick48a) Uncirculated, 5 s dated 1945, (Pick11b) Fine, Rhodesia & Nyasaland dated 1961, (Pick22b) good Fine, and many more, a fabulous collection of King , VI and Queen . Also two further albums (190+) of mostly , some Africa and a few , strength in Indo and , including 100 dated 1919, (Pick39) Fine, dated 1901, (Pick5) about Fine, a very rare opporty to acquire a wide variety of commonwealth notes and many others.
£28,000 London Coins : A160 : Lot 280 : Commonwealth & World, Commonwealth collection in an album (163), Ceylon, East African Currency B... London Coins : A160 : Lot 280 : Commonwealth & World, Commonwealth collection in an album (163), Ceylon, East African Currency B...

Auction 160
World Banknotes World (350+), a mixed group including , , , , , , and many other countries, mixed grades
£440

Auction 160
World Banknotes (2) issued 1947 a pair of constively numbered notes series Q22 090393 & Q22 090394, red 'Burma currency board legal tender in Burma only, on Government of note dated 1940, (Pick30), very feint foxing marks, Uncirculated
£60 London Coins : A160 : Lot 250 : Burma 1 Rupee (2) issued 1947 a pair of consecutively numbered notes series Q22 090393 & Q22 090... London Coins : A160 : Lot 250 : Burma 1 Rupee (2) issued 1947 a pair of consecutively numbered notes series Q22 090393 & Q22 090...

Auction 159
World Banknotes UK and British (26), , , , , , , , , , , , , , Malaya & , & , generally a lower grade but some interesting notes
£120 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1896 : UK and British Commonwealth (26), Australia, Bermuda, Burma, Canada, Ceylon, East Africa, Fiji, Gibr... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1896 : UK and British Commonwealth (26), Australia, Bermuda, Burma, Canada, Ceylon, East Africa, Fiji, Gibr...

Auction 159
World Banknotes (6) issued 1947 (old date 1940), a constively numbered run series Q22 090393 - Q22 090398, 'Burma currency board legal tender in Burma only' red on Government of note, portrait King at upper right, (Pick30), each sealed in plastic holder and all appear to be Uncirculated
£100 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1609 : Burma 1 Rupee (6) issued 1947 (old date 1940), a consecutively numbered run series Q22 090393 - Q22 ... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1609 : Burma 1 Rupee (6) issued 1947 (old date 1940), a consecutively numbered run series Q22 090393 - Q22 ...

Auction 159
World Banknotes (3) Government of , issued 1938 series A/35 808687, portrait King at right, signed J B Taylor (Pick5) 2 pinholes, cleaned and pressed about VF and (2) issued 1945 series D/25 911361 & D/35 748141, ' administration of Burma' in red , (Pick25b), VF
£60 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1608 : Burma (3) Government of India, 10 Rupees issued 1938 series A/35 808687, portrait King George VI at ... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1608 : Burma (3) Government of India, 10 Rupees issued 1938 series A/35 808687, portrait King George VI at ...

Auction 159
World Banknotes ese Money Occupation WWII (50), (39), (10) & (1), mixed circulated grades
£48 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1759 : Japanese Invasion Money Occupation WWII (50), Malaya (39), Burma (10) & Philippines (1), mixed c... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1759 : Japanese Invasion Money Occupation WWII (50), Malaya (39), Burma (10) & Philippines (1), mixed c...

Auction 155
World Banknotes Provisional issue 1937, last series for type R/49 914953 , portrait, signed Kelly, in black, Pick2b, small holes & surface dirt, Fine and scarce
£200 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1824 : Burma 10 rupees Provisional issue 1937, last series for type R/49 914953 , KGV portrait, signed Kell... London Coins : A155 : Lot 1824 : Burma 10 rupees Provisional issue 1937, last series for type R/49 914953 , KGV portrait, signed Kell...

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 153
World Banknotes World group (c.110) a good mix with some better issues, a dated 1844, test note and a nice high grade group of 1910 to 1945, rest are average Fine to VF but many better
£150

Auction 151
World Banknotes issued 1938 series A/27 098316, portrait, Pick5, pressed Fine
£24 London Coins : A151 : Lot 203 : Burma 10 rupees issued 1938 series A/27 098316, KGVI portrait, Pick5, pressed Fine London Coins : A151 : Lot 203 : Burma 10 rupees issued 1938 series A/27 098316, KGVI portrait, Pick5, pressed Fine

Auction 146
World Banknotes World (34) includes GB 10/- 1915 Poor, 10 a 1920 VF, , , , average Fine to UNC for later issues
£90 London Coins : A146 : Lot 508 : World (34) includes GB Treasury 10/- 1915 Poor, Yugoslavia 10 dinara 1920 VF, Algeria, Burma, Cuba, ...

Auction 144
World Banknotes A in an album (356) comprising , , , , , s, , , , , , and others, in mixed grades, some in high grade
£260

Auction 144
World Banknotes (2) a constive numbered pair issued 1945, portrait, series P/30, Administration of Burma , Pick26b, small stains, pressed EF
£22 London Coins : A144 : Lot 232 : Burma 5 rupees (2) a consecutive numbered pair issued 1945, KGVI portrait, series P/30, Military Adm...

Auction 140
World Banknotes World banknotes (29) includes scarcer types $1 1942, Trinidad $2 1939, , , $1 1935 aVF, $10 1856, 1929, worth viewing, average Fine to VF some better
£320 London Coins : A140 : Lot 761 : World banknotes (29) includes scarcer types British Guiana $1 1942, Trinidad $2 1939,... London Coins : A140 : Lot 761 : World banknotes (29) includes scarcer types British Guiana $1 1942, Trinidad $2 1939,...

Auction 140
World Banknotes (8) KGV and plus KGVI (4) includes KGV 1935 s (2) Fine and KGVI 1937 5 rupee in EF
£150 London Coins : A140 : Lot 540 : India (8) KGV and KGVI plus KGVI Burma (4) includes KGV 1935 1 rupees (2) Fine and KGVI 1937 5 rupee...

Auction 130
World Banknotes issued 1938, portrait prefix A/24, Pick5, usual 2 pinholes at left, rust marked, almost GEF to about UNC
£46 London Coins : A130 : Lot 327 : Burma 10 rupees issued 1938, KGVI portrait prefix A/24, Pick5, usual 2 pinholes at left&...

Auction 122
World Banknotes World assortment in album (50+) mostly includes 100 rubles 1898 (3), 5 rubles 1898, early , private issues, n, possible vouchers, etc, worth viewing
£650

Auction 119
World Banknotes portrait issues (16) includes KGV Pick311 VG, KGV Pick15 EF, 1 Pick20 gFine plus others from , Malta, Cyprus, and , average Fine or better
£170

Auction 119
World Banknotes (2) issues 1943, Pick24, refused payment stamps from on one, the other cross-, Poor and VG, unusual
£38

Auction 119
World Banknotes 100 Franken dated 1964, Pick49f, 2 pinholes & some surface dirt, Fine+, also $1 1954 and 1/2 ese note
£5

Auction 117
World Banknotes (1,600) 5 Kyats P57, 10 Kyats P58, 15 Kyats P62, Kyat P67 400 of each in mint 100 note blocks
£60

Auction 117
World Banknotes (100) original bundle issued 1942, block letter BD, ese Money, Pick14a, UNC
£26

Auction 116
World Banknotes (300) and (100) 4 x bank bundles in wrappers of Burma 5 kyat Pick 57, 10 kyat Pick 58, 15 kyat Pick 62 and Myanmar 1 kyat Pick67, some
£20

Auction 116
World Banknotes (300) and (100) 4 x bank bundles in wrappers of Burma 5 kyat Pick 57, 10 kyat Pick 58, 15 kyat Pick 62 and Myanmar 1 kyat Pick 67, some
£20

Auction 115
World Banknotes (3) Pick5 Fine+, 10 rupees Pick28 almost EF and Pick31 GEF
£44

Auction 115
World Banknotes (2) portrait issued 1938, Pick5, Fine & VF
£22

Auction 113
World Banknotes portrait (5) Pick4a, Pick 5, Pick25a, Pick26b and Pick28, usual staple holes, a few with rust marks, VF to EF
£50

Auction 113
World Banknotes (2) portrait, Pick 5, light marks, GEF and Pick32, Fine, both with the usual 2 staple holes
£45

Auction 112
World Banknotes group (14) mostly , VI & QE2 portraits all different includes Pick28a, Pick27 & Pick33c plus , ,
£130

Auction 112
World Banknotes (5) 1,5,10,50 and 100 kyats 1948 issue, Pick46a, 47a, 48a, 50a and 51a, all with pinholes at left, about UNC to UNC £10

Auction 111
World Banknotes currency (55) for use in and , much duplication, mostly high grade
£22

Auction 109
World Banknotes ese money (91) includes , , Indies & plus 6 other miscellaneous, mixed grades
£40

Auction 108
World Banknotes ese Currency (159) mostly and but a few Neth. In
£46

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