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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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China 5 Yuan : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 158
World Banknotes & group (63), including 10 won 1953, 2 1960, foreign exchange certificates, some duplication, in mixed grades
£220

Auction 158
World Banknotes 2 dated 1960, Pick875a, watermark large star & 4 small stars, EF
£80

Auction 157
World Banknotes (4) Farmers Bank of China 1941 Pick 477a, Fine, 1942 issue Pick 244 VF, undated issue (1945) Pick J86b Fair, 100 Yuan 1946 Pick 1939 VF, along with China Auditorium 1933 Fine, (32) 100 Yuan to 1930s and 1940s issues in mixed grades, also China 5 Yuan 1960 EF, along with Foreign Exchange Certificates (9) 10 Yuan, 5 Yuan (5), 1 Yuan, 50 Fen (2), 10 Fen EF to UNC, and China Central Bank of China 5 Yuan 1936 issue (10 all s) V715012 to 715021 UNC
£200 London Coins : A157 : Lot 125 : China (4) 100 Yuan Farmers Bank of China 1941 Pick 477a, Fine, 5 Yuan 1942 issue Pick 244 VF, 10 Yua... London Coins : A157 : Lot 125 : China (4) 100 Yuan Farmers Bank of China 1941 Pick 477a, Fine, 5 Yuan 1942 issue Pick 244 VF, 10 Yua...

Auction 157
World Banknotes 2 dated 1960 series VII IV II 0966030, watermark large star & 4 small stars, Pick875a, EF+
£85 London Coins : A157 : Lot 126 : China 2 yuan dated 1960 series VII IV II 0966030, watermark large star & 4 small stars, Pick875a... London Coins : A157 : Lot 126 : China 2 yuan dated 1960 series VII IV II 0966030, watermark large star & 4 small stars, Pick875a...

Auction 157
World Banknotes Short snorter banknotes (4) £1 dated 6-8-41 warcode B Pick2c, 1943--this with "Short Snorters Club" written left border, 1935 and 1941, all with written annotations of locations visited such as , Morocco, , etc., some RAFTC based, average Fine
£75 London Coins : A157 : Lot 250 : Short snorter banknotes WW2 (4) Ireland Currency Commission £1 dated 6-8-41 warcode B Pick2c, ...

Auction 156
World Banknotes 1936 P217 generally Unc or near so (80) £140 London Coins : A156 : Lot 106 : China 5 Yuan 1936 P217 generally Unc or near so (80) London Coins : A156 : Lot 106 : China 5 Yuan 1936 P217 generally Unc or near so (80)

Auction 155
World Banknotes , The China & South Sea Bank, Limited issued 1927 series Z709156, , PickA129a, tear at bottom & corner damage, VG, very scarce
£70 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1838 : China, The China & South Sea Bank, Limited 10 Yuan issued 1927 series Z709156, Shanghai, PickA12... London Coins : A155 : Lot 1838 : China, The China & South Sea Bank, Limited 10 Yuan issued 1927 series Z709156, Shanghai, PickA12...

Auction 154
World Banknotes ( 6) includes 1968 Pick14a, 1968 x 3 Pick15a, Pick21 and Pick22, average Fine plus 14 pieces Bonds 1987, 2 sheets Jewish Ghetto prints issued 2003, Factory sample banknotes and Liberty s, $1 and $500.
£70

Auction 154
World Banknotes , The Chinese Italian Banking Corporation (3) unissued remainders dated 1921, 1 yuan Picks253, Picks254 & Picks255, average GVF to EF
£46 London Coins : A154 : Lot 149 : China, The Chinese Italian Banking Corporation (3) unissued remainders dated 1921, 1 yuan Picks253, ... London Coins : A154 : Lot 149 : China, The Chinese Italian Banking Corporation (3) unissued remainders dated 1921, 1 yuan Picks253, ...

Auction 153
World Banknotes , Book of the Fifth Set of Renminbi an 11-piece set comprising (2) 1999 and 2005 issues, (2) 2001 and 2005 issues, 20 Yuan (2) 2000 and 2005 issues, (2) 2001 and 2005 issues, (2) 2002 and 2005 issues and 1 Yuan 2004 issue all UNC in the impressive hard backed folder of issue in presentation box
£65

Auction 152
World Banknotes , Farmers Bank proofs (8) 1 yuan (2) issued 1935, Specimen No.31, both notes are uniface, unlisted but Pick457(s) for type (has multicolour underprint, so not Pick457A), mounting stains left edges, almost UNC, (2) issued 1935, De La Rue Specimen No.35, both notes are uniface, Pick459s for type, mounting stains reverse, GEF or better, issued 1935 (2), De La Rue Specimen No.34, both notes are uniface, Pick458s, mounting stains left edges, almost UNC, issued 1936 (2) , De La Rue Specimen No.00220, both notes are uniface, Pick460s for type, small rusty pinholes, mounting stains reverse, about UNC
£460 London Coins : A152 : Lot 239 : China, Farmers Bank Specimen proofs (8) 1 yuan (2) issued 1935, De La Rue Specimen No.31, both notes...

Auction 152
World Banknotes (10) issued Tientsin 1927 series A090842T, Pick147Ca, Fine, issued 1942 series Q985779, train and ship, Pick165, edge dirt reverse, VF+, 2 issued 1941 series D370168, Pick160a, Fine with a small ABNC original black & print of the centre vignette showing a Zeppelin, ship, train etc. 5 yuan issued 1927 series B015199S, Pick146B, Fine, 5 yuan issued 1927 series C118084L, Pick146Ca, about Fine, 5 yuan issued Tientsin 1927 series A340921T, Pick146D, ink marks, pressed Fine, obverse proof issued 1931, Specimen in black & perforated in English and Chinese, serial number S000336A, uniface, mount marks reverse, Pick148s1 for type, about EF, obverse proof issued SHANTUNG 1927, Specimen overprint in black & perforated in English and Chinese, uniface with red overprint No.1985 on reverse and some ink smudges, 2 punch holes, Pick145Bs for type, about UNC, reverse Specimen proof issued FENGTIEN 1927,uniface with overprint SPECIMEN No.1559 on the front side, 2 punch holes, Pick145s for type, faint stains, GEF, issued 1942 seriesM490815, steam train at left, Pick164a, edge wear, Fine
£240

Auction 152
World Banknotes , Bank of China 1 dollar issued AMOY October 1930 series No.541521, Pick67, Fine, China, Bank of China issued AMOY October 1930 series No.468835, Pick69, GVF, China, Bank of China issued 1941, an obverse proof series A000000, uniface, as Pick90s, UNC, China, Bank of China issued 1926 series U329569, black signature, Pick66a, pressed VF, China, Bank of China 5 yuan reverse proof in brown, dated September 1918, stuck on card & uniface, Pick52f for type, printer ABNC, HANKOW issue & Hankow in script top edge, some edge wear at right, otherwise UNC
£170

Auction 152
World Banknotes , The National Commercial Bank, Ltd. 1 reverse Specimen proof issued October 1st 1923 series No.000000, ed & in red, 2 small punch holes, Cockerel at left, mount marks on the uniface front side, Pick517s for type, GEF
£120 London Coins : A152 : Lot 248 : China, The National Commercial Bank, Ltd. 1 yuan reverse Specimen proof issued October 1st 1923 seri...

Auction 152
World Banknotes 20 copper coins dated 1938 series D3544547, Ho Pei Metropolitan Bank, Picks1710M, VF, China Central Reserve Bank 10000 yuan dated 1944 series U/A 534567T, ese Puppet Bank , PickJ37b, GVF, China (3) 1938 PickJ63a aFine, 1938 PickJ59 aFine and 100 yuan 1945 PickJ88a, about UNC to UNC, China Federal Reserve Bank 1 dated 1938 series E1839051, Japanese Puppet Bank WW2, PickJ54a, VF to GVF
£110

Auction 152
World Banknotes , People's Bank of China (2) 10000 front & back proofs dated 1949, t number 20717, series (I II III) 00000000 , both notes uniface, Pick854s for type, mount marks on reverse, GEF to about UNC
£80 London Coins : A152 : Lot 242 : China, People's Bank of China (2) 10000 yuan front & back Specimen proofs dated 1949, trace... London Coins : A152 : Lot 242 : China, People's Bank of China (2) 10000 yuan front & back Specimen proofs dated 1949, trace...

Auction 152
World Banknotes issues (3) Shansi Provincial Bank 1 yuan 1936 Picks2677 GVF, Provincial Bank of (2) 1 yuan 1925 Picks2757a abrasion reverse Fine and 1925 Picks2759a Fine, both TSINAN branch issues.
£40 London Coins : A152 : Lot 235 : China Provincial issues (3) Shansi Provincial Bank 1 yuan 1936 Picks2677 GVF, Provincial Bank of Sha... London Coins : A152 : Lot 235 : China Provincial issues (3) Shansi Provincial Bank 1 yuan 1936 Picks2677 GVF, Provincial Bank of Sha...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , , issued in HARBIN December 1st 1920, No.000000, 2 punch holes, Pick129s, about UNC to UNC
£600 London Coins : A151 : Lot 252 : China, Bank of Communications 5 yuan SPECIMEN, issued in HARBIN December 1st 1920, No.000000, 2 punc... London Coins : A151 : Lot 252 : China, Bank of Communications 5 yuan SPECIMEN, issued in HARBIN December 1st 1920, No.000000, 2 punc...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , Bank of issued HARBIN July 1921, No.000000, 2 small punch holes, Picks2928s for type (variety not listed), EF
£300 London Coins : A151 : Lot 260 : China, Bank of Manchuria 5 yuan SPECIMEN issued HARBIN July 1921, No.000000, 2 small punch holes, Pi... London Coins : A151 : Lot 260 : China, Bank of Manchuria 5 yuan SPECIMEN issued HARBIN July 1921, No.000000, 2 small punch holes, Pi...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , (2) obverse & reverse Specimen proofs, dated 1914, perforated in English & Chinese, (Specimen No.1113 in red on reverse of both notes with C.P.R. Jul-9 1937 in green), Pick117 unlisted, about UNC
£170 London Coins : A151 : Lot 244 : China, Bank of Communications (2) obverse & reverse Specimen proofs, 5 yuan dated 1914, perforat... London Coins : A151 : Lot 244 : China, Bank of Communications (2) obverse & reverse Specimen proofs, 5 yuan dated 1914, perforat...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , Bank of China reverse proof in purple, dated September 1918, stuck on card & uniface, Pick53g for type, printer ABNC, Hankow in script top edge, some glue residue on edges, otherwise UNC
£80 London Coins : A151 : Lot 236 : China, Bank of China 10 yuan reverse proof in purple, dated September 1918, stuck on card & unif...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , Bank of China reverse proof in brown, dated September 1918, uniface, Pick52f for type, printer ABNC, Hankow in script top edge, glue residue on reverse, about UNC
£75 London Coins : A151 : Lot 240 : China, Bank of China 5 yuan reverse proof in brown, dated September 1918, uniface, Pick52f for type,...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , Bank of China reverse proof in green, dated September 1918, stuck on card & uniface, Pick52k for type, printer ABNC, in script top edge, some edge & corner wear, about UNC
£75 London Coins : A151 : Lot 241 : China, Bank of China 5 yuan reverse proof in green, dated September 1918, stuck on card & unifac...

Auction 151
World Banknotes (6) Central Bank of China 20 yuan 1941 and 1936, 100 yuan 1941, Mengchiang Bank 100 yuan (2) PickJ110 & PickJ111, Manchukuo 1 yuan 1944 PickJ135, various grades from Fine to aUNC
£70 London Coins : A151 : Lot 216 : China (6) Central Bank of China 20 yuan 1941 and 100 yuan 1936, Bank of Communications 100 yuan 1941... London Coins : A151 : Lot 216 : China (6) Central Bank of China 20 yuan 1941 and 100 yuan 1936, Bank of Communications 100 yuan 1941...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , Bank of China 1 reverse proof in blue, dated September 1918, stuck on card & uniface, Pick51 for type, printer ABNC, glue residue on edges, otherwise UNC
£70 London Coins : A151 : Lot 234 : China, Bank of China 1 yuan reverse proof in blue, dated September 1918, stuck on card & uniface...

Auction 151
World Banknotes issued 1944 series PUS 0641667, ese Puppet Bank , PickJ78a, small corner stains, pressed EF
£20 London Coins : A151 : Lot 227 : China Federal Reserve Bank 500 yuan issued 1944 series PUS 0641667, Japanese Puppet Bank WW2, PickJ7... London Coins : A151 : Lot 227 : China Federal Reserve Bank 500 yuan issued 1944 series PUS 0641667, Japanese Puppet Bank WW2, PickJ7...

Auction 151
World Banknotes , Central Bank of China 1 dated 1945 series AA182277, " 9 Northeastern Provinces" branch, Pick375, about UNC to UNC
£20 London Coins : A151 : Lot 266 : China, Central Bank of China 1 yuan dated 1945 series AA182277, " 9 Northeastern Provinces"... London Coins : A151 : Lot 266 : China, Central Bank of China 1 yuan dated 1945 series AA182277, " 9 Northeastern Provinces"...

Auction 151
World Banknotes 1 dated 1938 series <126> 0106975, ese Puppet Bank , PickJ61a, about UNC
£15 London Coins : A151 : Lot 225 : China Federal Reserve Bank 1 yuan dated 1938 series <126> 0106975, Japanese Puppet Bank WW2, P... London Coins : A151 : Lot 225 : China Federal Reserve Bank 1 yuan dated 1938 series <126> 0106975, Japanese Puppet Bank WW2, P...

Auction 150
World Banknotes polymer plastic nnium issue 2000 series J06716935, ornate dragon at centre, Pick902a, about UNC to UNC
£200 London Coins : A150 : Lot 178 : China 100 yuan polymer plastic Millennium issue 2000 series J06716935, ornate dragon at centre, Pick...

Auction 150
World Banknotes 1 yuan 1927 Weihaiwei Pick145Bg rust marks about Fine and 1927 Lungkow Pick146Cc cleaned & pressed, pinholes Fine, both have steam trains in the vignettes
£70

Auction 149
World Banknotes (19) 1 yuan, 1-10-14, , P116n, Unc: 1 yuan, 1-10-14, Tientsin, P116r.1, Unc; , 1-10-14, P117n (3); 5 yuan, 1-10-14, Tientsin, P117t, EF; , 1-10-14, Shanghai, P118o, Unc (3); 10 yuan, 1-10-14, Tientsin, red colour – not listed? EF; P118 for type; , 1-10-14, Shanghai, P120c, Unc; 10 yuan, 1-11-27; , P147Ba, VF; 5 yuan, 1935, P154, Unc; 5 yuan, 1945, P157a, Unc (2); 1 yuan, 1935, P153, Unc (3); 10yuan, 1941, 159a, Unc
£160

Auction 149
World Banknotes Peoples Bank of China (23) 5 Jiao, 1953, P865, Unc; 1 yuan, 1960, P874a, Unc; 2 yuan, 1960, P875a, Unc (2); , 1960, P876b, Unc + marks; , 1965, P879b, Unc; 10 yuan, 1980, P887, Unc; , 1980, P888a, Unc;, 1990, P889b, aUNC; 50 yuan, 1999, P891, Unc; + 13 miscellaneous modern Chinese notes all Unc
£140

Auction 149
World Banknotes (10) Bank of Chinan, , 1939, P.S3069a, Unc; Chinese Italian Banking Corp., 1 yuan, 1921, unissued, P.S253, Unc; Farmers Bank of China, , 1937, P461, Unc; Menchiang Bank, 1 Chiao, 1940, P.J101A, Unc; Russo-tic Bank, , 1917, P.S473, Unc; Southern Peoples Bank, , 1949, P.S3489, Unc; Min Shene Bank, 5 yuan, 1940, P.S2742, VF+; Bank of China x 3 notes, EF-Unc
£120

Auction 149
World Banknotes Central Bank of China (16) , 1940, P228, Unc; 1000 Custom Gold Units, 1947, P339c, Unc; 2000 , 1948, P357, aUnc; 5000 Customs Gold Units, 1948, P361, Unc; , 1946, P395, Unc; , 1946, P396, Unc; , 1948, P397, Unc (2); 1 yuan, 1945, P387, Unc (3); , 1945, P393, Unc; , 1945, P394, Unc; 100 yuan, 1949, P408, Unc; 5000 yuan, 1949, P414, VF; 10000 yuan, 1949, P416, VF.
£110

Auction 149
World Banknotes Central Bank of China (23) 1 dollar, 1928, Unc, P195; , 1928, P197, Unc; 10 , 1930, P327, Unc; 20 Customs Gold Units; 1930, P328, Unc; 100 Customs Gold Units, 1930, P330, Unc (2); 1 yuan, 1936, P216, Unc; 1 yuan, 1936, P211a, Unc (3); , 1936, P220, Unc (2); , 1936, P214, Unc; 10cents, 1940, P226, Unc; , 1941, P235, Unc; 5 yuan, 1941, P236, Unc; 100 yuan, 1941, P243, EF; , 1945, P283, Unc; 1000 yuan, 1945, P290, Unc (4); 5000 Yuan, 1945, P305, VF.
£100

Auction 149
World Banknotes Central Reserve Bank of China (9) , 1940, P.J10, Unc (2); , 1940, P.J12; Unc (2); , 1943, P.J18; 1 yuan, 1943, P.J19, Unc; 10,000 Yuan, 1944, P.J36, EF; 10,000 yuan, 1944, P.J39, EF+ (2)
£100

Auction 149
World Banknotes a in an album (53) 1930s onwards to , includes some Hell notes
£70

Auction 148
World Banknotes , a Wilkinson reverse unfinished proof, value of $5 or circa 1907, (Bank of issue needs verifying), printers annotations in pencil, faint foxing, stuck to thin paper from a book .
£220 London Coins : A148 : Lot 209 : China, a Bradbury Wilkinson reverse unfinished trial proof, value of $5 or 5 yuan circa 1907, (Bank ...

Auction 147
World Banknotes The National Indus Bank of China 1 dated 1931 series M129996B, with the scarce SHANTUNG , horse at centre, Pick531d, small hole & edge wear, VG
£440 London Coins : A147 : Lot 228 : China The National Industrial Bank of China 1 yuan dated 1931 series M129996B, with the scarce SHANT... London Coins : A147 : Lot 228 : China The National Industrial Bank of China 1 yuan dated 1931 series M129996B, with the scarce SHANT...

Auction 147
World Banknotes , a Wilkinson reverse unfinished proof, value of $50 or circa 1907, (Bank of issue needs verifying), printers annotations in pencil, faint foxing, stuck to thin paper from a book .
£400 London Coins : A147 : Lot 232 : China, a Bradbury Wilkinson reverse unfinished trial proof, value of $50 or 50 yuan circa 1907, (Ban...

Auction 144
World Banknotes (6) Bank of Hopei 1929 Picks1712 Good, Bank $5 1936 Picks2443, Farmers Bank 20 cents 1935, 1935, Bank of China 1 yuan 1935 and ese Puppet Bank 1 yuan 1938 these mostly Fine
£120 London Coins : A144 : Lot 236 : China (6) Bank of Hopei 20 cents 1929 Picks1712 Good, Kwangtung Provincial Bank $5 1936 Picks2443, F...

Auction 144
World Banknotes (4) 1 yuan 1935 Pick76 PMG aUNC 55, 1941 Pick157 PMG UNC 65 and $5 1930 Pick200f PMG UNC 64, also an unidentified proof note, possibly local issue about UNC £95 London Coins : A144 : Lot 235 : China (4) 1 yuan 1935 Pick76 PMG aUNC 55, 5 yuan 1941 Pick157 PMG UNC 65 and $5 1930 Pick200f PMG UN... London Coins : A144 : Lot 235 : China (4) 1 yuan 1935 Pick76 PMG aUNC 55, 5 yuan 1941 Pick157 PMG UNC 65 and $5 1930 Pick200f PMG UN...

Auction 140
World Banknotes Puppet Banks 1940-45 (50) a large selection with duplication includes 1945 PickJ88a (5), 1945 PickJ90 (3), 1000 Yuan 1945 PickJ91a (8), some lower grades but majority are EF to UNC
£600 London Coins : A140 : Lot 496 : China Puppet Banks 1940-45 (50) a large selection with duplication includes 100 Yuan 1945 PickJ88a (...

Auction 138
World Banknotes (26) Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, includes 50 coppers 1915 (2) Pick602k PEKING about UNC to UNC, June 1920 (4) Pick628b plus various other denominations with some duplication, mostly UNC, needs viewing
£500 London Coins : A138 : Lot 400 : China (26) Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, includes 50 coppers 1915 (2) Pick602k PEKING ab...

Auction 137
World Banknotes Sino-n Bank dated 1922, Tientsin branch, Picks592, GVF
£24 London Coins : A137 : Lot 276 : China Sino-Scandinavian Bank 5 yuan dated 1922, Tientsin branch, Picks592, GVF London Coins : A137 : Lot 276 : China Sino-Scandinavian Bank 5 yuan dated 1922, Tientsin branch, Picks592, GVF

Auction 130
World Banknotes (3) Russo tic Bank 1 P.s474a EF, Bank 1949 P.s2458 UNC and 1 yuan P.J72a about UNC
£65

Auction 130
World Banknotes accumulation (39) mostly Bank of China and Central Bank issues 1930's-1940's, includes Central Bank 1 yuan, and 1936 with an s (possibly ), Pick216e, 217d and 218f, Fine or better
£65

Auction 130
World Banknotes Bank (8) 1, 5, 10 and , 1, 5, 10 and all dated 1949, P.s2452 to P.s2459, UNC
£28

Auction 129
World Banknotes 1000 (4) ese Puppet Bank issues issued 1945, PickJ91, one with stain, about VF to GVF
£70

Auction 120
World Banknotes Republic 1944 Pick 267 (200) numbers EF-UNC with some edge creasing on the outer notes
£209

Auction 119
World Banknotes Escape notes , 4 banknotes with statements of provenance from aircrew who were issued with them to facilitate escape if captured includes 100 franc, , Neth Indies 1936 & 10 gulden dated 1939, historical & interest
£22

Auction 118
World Banknotes one dated 1935 prefix E, Pick152 ( on P.534), horse on front, light edge toning, GEF
£90

Auction 109
World Banknotes (18) mixed notes from 1914 to 1987 includes scarce Pick870 1953 Fine+, viewing recommended
£145

Auction 109
World Banknotes 1000 (10) Central Bank issued 1945, Pick294, Chiang Kai Shek at right, all about UNC to UNC
£18

Auction 107
World Banknotes People's Republic issues 1949, P831 Fine, 200 yuan P840, P846 and 1000 yuan P 847 these GVF to EF
£36

Auction 107
World Banknotes 1914 (37) P117n , , train on front, about UNC to UNC
£20

Auction 105
World Banknotes 10 Esc 1970 (3), 1940 and The Central Bank of China 1946 s (2), 20 s (4), 1/4 Dinars - 250 Dinars
£85

Auction 102
World Banknotes Foreign Exchange Certificates (4) (2) & (2) PFX6 GVF 7 GEF 8 EF & 9 AU
£30

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