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Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 165
World Banknotes (175) a in an album comprising mostly high grade early to modern issues with an assortment of different denominations some of which high from countries as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and . A few scarcer issues include -Burundi Pick 2a dated 15 September 1960 serial number C519621 and Pick 5a dated 15th September 1960 serial number F568796, Madagascar 5000 Francs = 1000 Ariary Pick 66a serial number A/25 307572 and issues (2) including = 10Ariary SPECIMEN Pick 62s stamped with No. 006841 perforated and ed SPECIMEN serial number A/1 000000 and 100 Francs = 20Ariary SPECIMEN Pick 63s stamped with No. 006841 perforated and overprinted SPECIMEN serial number A/1 000000, Somalia 20 Shillin = 20 s Pick 23a dated 1978 series T005 No. 199240, Congo 5 Zaires = 500 Makuta Pick 13a dated 2nd January 1967 serial number A269838, Djibouti Pick 38a serie V.1 55484 No. 02055484 and Djibouti Pick 20 series L.20 145 No.001760145 also including different varieties of the same denomination issues. Scarce
£850

Auction 165
World Banknotes Pick 19b dated 10.04.1947 series E47803 Brown, black, yellow and blue. Three Warenga man at left on obverse and 2 musicians at centre and left and n youth portrait at centre right. Watermark Leopard's head and printed by Waterlow & Sons Limited. Fine and one of the most sought after notes of the series and Rare especially in issued format
£750 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1160 : Belgian Congo 1000 Francs Pick 19b dated 10.04.1947 series E47803 Brown, black, yellow and blue. Thr... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1160 : Belgian Congo 1000 Francs Pick 19b dated 10.04.1947 series E47803 Brown, black, yellow and blue. Thr...

Auction 165
World Banknotes & (31) in mixed grades up to about UNC - UNC includes modern to early 1900's issues. Some earlier notes include Pick 131a 1950, Pick 127a 1945 and Pick 71 1910, 1959 in about UNC - UNC, a Pick 10f 1929 and an assortment of different types and denominations some of which high to 1000 Francs. All scarce and sought after notes
£600

Auction 165
World Banknotes Africa ( 30 )in high grade 20.06.65 Pick 9, 1.1.1984 Pick 31b">Pick 31b, D.R 15.11.61 Pick 7, 1.1.83 Pick 2d">Pick 2d, Pick 32b (1976), 100 Birr Pick 34b (1976), 5 s 1 Jan 1981 Pick19, 100 and 500 Shillin 10983 and 1989 Pick 35a and 36a, 200 Rand Pick 127a">Pick 127a (1994), 2 and 10 Emalangeni (1974) Pick 2 and 4, 2 Emalangeni Signature 4 1992 Pick 18, 5 and 10 Emalangeni Pick 14 and 15, 20 Emalangeni (2) Pick 12 and 21, 10 Shillings Pick 16, 20 Shillings 1987 Pick 29, 100 Shilings Pick 21, 20 and 50 Shilling (1985) signature 3 Pick 9 and 10, 200 Shillingi (1986) Pick 18a, ) Pick 500 Shillingi (1989) signature 3 Pick 21a, 1000 Shillingi (1990) Pick 22, 10 Zaires 20.10.1982 Pick 27 and 100 Zaires 30.6.1983 Pick 29, 1000 Zaires 24.11.1985 Pick 31, 1,000,000 Zaires 31.7.1992 Pick 44">Pick 44, 100 Nouveaux Zaires 24.6.1993 Pick 58 and Pick 4 generally Unc or near so
£420 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1150 : Africa  ( 30 )in high grade Burundi 10 Francs 20.06.65 Pick 9, 1000 Francs 1.1.1984 Pick 31b, Congo ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1150 : Africa  ( 30 )in high grade Burundi 10 Francs 20.06.65 Pick 9, 1000 Francs 1.1.1984 Pick 31b, Congo ...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Republic (2) comprising 5000 Francs Pick 4c series V.2 71463 No. 004571463 signature titles Le Gouverneur & Un Censeur, brown man at left on obverse and mask at left, buildings at centre and statue at right on reverse. Along with 10000 Francs Pick 13 series E.001 029133 No. 0004029133, greenish-black text and brown and pale green on multicolour underprint artistic antelopes masks at left and woman's head at right and people loading produce on truck on reverse. Both about UNC and scarce
£360 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1195 : Congo Republic (2) comprising 5000 Francs Pick 4c series V.2 71463 No. 004571463 signature titles Le... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1195 : Congo Republic (2) comprising 5000 Francs Pick 4c series V.2 71463 No. 004571463 signature titles Le...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Pick 34 dated 01.07.1959 series B223744 Brown-violet on multicolour underprint, ships at dockside at Leo-Linshasa wharf at centre obverse and n man transporting fruit in priogue at centre about EF and Rare
£130 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1161 : Belgian Congo 500 Francs Pick 34 dated 01.07.1959 series B223744 Brown-violet on multicolour underpr... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1161 : Belgian Congo 500 Francs Pick 34 dated 01.07.1959 series B223744 Brown-violet on multicolour underpr...

Auction 165
World Banknotes Republic 10,000 Francs ND(1978:1981) UN CENSUER and LE GOUVENEUR Pick 5b VF and 10,000 Francs ND (1984) LE TRESORIER Pick 39a pressed GEF
£130 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1196 : Congo Republic 10,000 Francs ND(1978:1981) UN CENSUER and LE GOUVENEUR Pick 5b VF and Djibouti 10,00... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1196 : Congo Republic 10,000 Francs ND(1978:1981) UN CENSUER and LE GOUVENEUR Pick 5b VF and Djibouti 10,00...

Auction 163
World Banknotes , a COLOUR TRIAL series AA 000000, on obverse and reverse, two punched cancellation holes through signatures, (Pick1ct), Uncirculated to about Uncirculated
£100 London Coins : A163 : Lot 1424 : Congo Democratic Republic 100 Francs, a COLOUR TRIAL series AA 000000, SPECIMEN overprint on obverse... London Coins : A163 : Lot 1424 : Congo Democratic Republic 100 Francs, a COLOUR TRIAL series AA 000000, SPECIMEN overprint on obverse...

Auction 163
World Banknotes , a COLOUR TRIAL series A/1 000000, on obverse and reverse, one punched cancellation hole, (Pick5ct), Uncirculated
£100 London Coins : A163 : Lot 1425 : Congo Democratic Republic 50 Francs, a COLOUR TRIAL series A/1 000000, SPECIMEN overprint on obverse... London Coins : A163 : Lot 1425 : Congo Democratic Republic 50 Francs, a COLOUR TRIAL series A/1 000000, SPECIMEN overprint on obverse...

Auction 161
World Banknotes World (22), (13) date range 1920 - 1956, (5), 10 Makuta (2) dated 1970, dated 1979 in 'Banknotes of all Nations' first day cover issue, 3 s, mixed grades
£65

Auction 160
World Banknotes Africa in a Hendon album (82), , , , , , Cameroun, , , , , , , Guinea Bissau, Guinea, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and , a very nice with scarcer types seen, most Uncirculated
£480

Auction 160
World Banknotes 10 Makuta (2) , dated 1967 series A000000 No.128 inked in top margin, pinholes rust and mounting residue on back, good VF & dated 1970 series A000000, good EF, both Pick9s
£60 London Coins : A160 : Lot 285 : Congo Democratic Republic National Bank 10 Makuta (2) SPECIMEN, dated 1967 series A000000 No.128 ink... London Coins : A160 : Lot 285 : Congo Democratic Republic National Bank 10 Makuta (2) SPECIMEN, dated 1967 series A000000 No.128 ink...

Auction 160
World Banknotes (2), 5000 Francs dated 2005 series R000000A No.756 Pick102s & 10000 Francs dated 2006 series S000000A Pick103s, Uncirculated
£26 London Coins : A160 : Lot 281 : Congo Democratic Republic Central Bank SPECIMEN (2), 5000 Francs dated 2005 series R000000A No.756 P... London Coins : A160 : Lot 281 : Congo Democratic Republic Central Bank SPECIMEN (2), 5000 Francs dated 2005 series R000000A No.756 P...

Auction 159
World Banknotes (2) dated 1944 quatrieme emission, series D852176, dancing Watusi at left, (Pick14D) light toning/dirt good Fine, scarce early issue dated 1942 deuxieme emission, series B269586, woman & child by beehive at left, (Pick13), good Fine
£110 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1589 : Belgian Congo (2) 10 Francs dated 1944 quatrieme emission, series D852176, dancing Watusi at left, (... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1589 : Belgian Congo (2) 10 Francs dated 1944 quatrieme emission, series D852176, dancing Watusi at left, (...

Auction 159
World Banknotes dated 1st September 1961 series A/2 614893, lion at left, (Pick5a), good EF
£55 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1637 : Congo Democratic Republic 50 Francs dated 1st September 1961 series A/2 614893, lion at left, (Pick5... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1637 : Congo Democratic Republic 50 Francs dated 1st September 1961 series A/2 614893, lion at left, (Pick5...

Auction 159
World Banknotes (4), dated 15th October 1961 series B858782, portrait J. Kasavubu at left, (Pick8a), some dirt, Fine, (3) dated 15th September 1962, a pair of constively numbered notes and one other, (Pick4a), EF
£44 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1636 : Congo Democratic Republic (4), 1000 Francs dated 15th October 1961 series B858782, portrait J. Kasav... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1636 : Congo Democratic Republic (4), 1000 Francs dated 15th October 1961 series B858782, portrait J. Kasav...

Auction 158
World Banknotes Africa accumulation (42) includes , s, , Cameroun, and others, mixed grades
£160 London Coins : A158 : Lot 119 : Africa accumulation (42) includes Tunisia, Swaziland specimens, South Africa, Cameroun, Congo and ot... London Coins : A158 : Lot 119 : Africa accumulation (42) includes Tunisia, Swaziland specimens, South Africa, Cameroun, Congo and ot...

Auction 158
World Banknotes dated 1 - 10 - 1952 series A282242, Pick13B, good VF
£60 London Coins : A158 : Lot 154 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 1 - 10 - 1952 series A282242, Pick13B, good VF London Coins : A158 : Lot 154 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 1 - 10 - 1952 series A282242, Pick13B, good VF

Auction 158
World Banknotes (4), dated 2003 series HA000000C No.1504 Pick93s, dated 2003 series JA000000S No.1661 Pick94As, dated 2007 series KB000000H No.4689 Pick97s & dated 2005 series Q000000A Pick101s, Uncirculated
£34

Auction 157
World Banknotes (4) (2) 1957 issue Pick 31 NVF, 1959 issue Pick 31 NVF, 1959 issue Pick 30b VF, 1947 issue Pick 13Ad Fine, Congo (3) 1961 issue Pick 6a GVF, 1962 issue Pick 5a Fine, 20 Francs 1961 issue Pick 4a VF, (5) 100 Francs 1924 Pick 95, 100 Francs 1938 Pick 107, 100 Francs 1943 Pick 112, 100 Francs 1945 Pick 126, 5 Francs 1922 Pick 93 in mixed grades to VF
£220 London Coins : A157 : Lot 109 : Belgian Congo (4) 20 Francs (2) 1957 issue Pick 31 NVF, 1959 issue Pick 31 NVF, 10 Francs 1959 issue... London Coins : A157 : Lot 109 : Belgian Congo (4) 20 Francs (2) 1957 issue Pick 31 NVF, 1959 issue Pick 31 NVF, 10 Francs 1959 issue...

Auction 156
World Banknotes 200 francs issued 2007 series NB0000000H, Pick99s, UNC
£10 London Coins : A156 : Lot 116 : Congo Democratic Republic 200 francs SPECIMEN issued 2007 series NB0000000H, Pick99s, UNC London Coins : A156 : Lot 116 : Congo Democratic Republic 200 francs SPECIMEN issued 2007 series NB0000000H, Pick99s, UNC

Auction 155
World Banknotes dated 10-4-1947, 6th series A/R 947044, Pick13Ad, good Fine
£36 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1814 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 10-4-1947, 6th series A/R 947044, Pick13Ad, good Fine

Auction 154
World Banknotes 1 Franc 1914 Matadi issue Pick 3 VF
£110 London Coins : A154 : Lot 125 : Belgian Congo 1 Franc 1914 Matadi issue Pick 3 VF London Coins : A154 : Lot 125 : Belgian Congo 1 Franc 1914 Matadi issue Pick 3 VF

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 World s (5) 1997 Picks84s UNC and 1000F 2005 Picks101s UNC, 10 a 1994 Pick138s UNC and 50 zaires 1980 (2) Pick25s, both stained about UNC
£60 London Coins : A153 : Lot 457 : World Specimens (5) Congo Democratic Republic 50 cents 1997 Picks84s UNC and 1000F 2005 Picks101s UN... London Coins : A153 : Lot 457 : World Specimens (5) Congo Democratic Republic 50 cents 1997 Picks84s UNC and 1000F 2005 Picks101s UN...

Auction 152
World Banknotes World group (6) 1988 Pick10a, n Republic 1978 (part lot from PickCS3), e 10000 issued 1st January 2000 Pick153, 5 boliv 1966 Pick49, 2 Pick13 and Central n Republic 1000 francs 1984 Pick10, mostly UNC
£150

Auction 150
World Banknotes (3) 1946 Elephants Pick17c, 1943 Leopard on reverse Pick16b and 1947 Pick13Ad, average Fine condition
£175 London Coins : A150 : Lot 156 : Belgian Congo (3) 100 francs 1946 Elephants Pick17c, 50 francs 1943 Leopard on reverse Pick16b and 5... London Coins : A150 : Lot 156 : Belgian Congo (3) 100 francs 1946 Elephants Pick17c, 50 francs 1943 Leopard on reverse Pick16b and 5...

Auction 150
World Banknotes 3.3.1920 Kinshasa Pick 10b Good with left top corner missing larger central hole and large tear mid - centre
£90 London Coins : A150 : Lot 157 : Belgian Congo 20 Francs 3.3.1920 Kinshasa Pick 10b Good with left top corner missing larger central ... London Coins : A150 : Lot 157 : Belgian Congo 20 Francs 3.3.1920 Kinshasa Pick 10b Good with left top corner missing larger central ...

Auction 148
World Banknotes dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236326, Pick8c, light foxing stains, about UNC
£320 London Coins : A148 : Lot 131 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236326, Pick8c, light foxing stains, a...

Auction 148
World Banknotes dated 01.06.59 series AP232211, Congo Belge et du in title, Pick31a, EF+
£46 London Coins : A148 : Lot 130 : Belgian Congo 20 francs dated 01.06.59 series AP232211, Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi in title, Pi... London Coins : A148 : Lot 130 : Belgian Congo 20 francs dated 01.06.59 series AP232211, Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi in title, Pi...

Auction 148
World Banknotes dated 1.8.64 series BA514956, five star cancellation holes, Pick8, about UNC
£10

Auction 145
World Banknotes World in album (184) very strong in 1940s , 5/-, 10/- & £1, 10/- & £1, , $1, Southern 10/- & £1, also Mafeking 1/- and 2/-, , MPC, and various issue, all better types, average Fine to VF, viewing well recommended
£2,300

Auction 145
World Banknotes dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236666, Pick8c, light foxing stains, about UNC
£240 London Coins : A145 : Lot 114 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236666, Pick8c, light foxing stains, a...

Auction 143
World Banknotes World in 3 Lindner albums (480) all better types and nearly all different, some constive 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 141
World Banknotes dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236287, Pick8c, light stains along lower border and on reverse, about UNC
£550 London Coins : A141 : Lot 231 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236287, Pick8c, light ... London Coins : A141 : Lot 231 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236287, Pick8c, light ...

Auction 140
World Banknotes dated 13-03-51 series N561893, Pick17d, elephants at centre, 1cm tear right edge, good Fine
£90 London Coins : A140 : Lot 409 : Belgian Congo 100 francs dated 13-03-51 series N561893, Pick17d, elephants at centre, 1c...

Auction 139
World Banknotes dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236319, Pick8c, light stains on reverse, about UNC
£170 London Coins : A139 : Lot 274 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236319, Pick8c, light ... London Coins : A139 : Lot 274 : Belgian Congo 5 francs dated 26-12-24, Matadi branch, series C236319, Pick8c, light ...

Auction 139
World Banknotes dated 15.02.62, series CM5045073, Pick2a, VF
£150 London Coins : A139 : Lot 280 : Congo Democratic Republic 1000 francs dated 15.02.62, series CM5045073, Pick2a, VF

Auction 137
World Banknotes (6) and assorted world notes (18) includes 1950 Pick16h rust stain GVF & 1948 Pick14E rust spot almost EF, 50 francs 1946 & 1949 both VG and 1946 Pick15E Fine
£400 London Coins : A137 : Lot 264 : Belgian Congo (6) and assorted world notes (18) includes 50 francs 1950 Pick16h rust stain GVF &... London Coins : A137 : Lot 264 : Belgian Congo (6) and assorted world notes (18) includes 50 francs 1950 Pick16h rust stain GVF &...

Auction 136
World Banknotes , last date of issue 01.04.55 series A639614, 1cm tear at bottom left, Pick29b, Fine and scarce
£300 London Coins : A136 : Lot 587 : Belgian Congo 1000 francs, last date of issue 01.04.55 series A639614, 1cm tear at bottom le... London Coins : A136 : Lot 587 : Belgian Congo 1000 francs, last date of issue 01.04.55 series A639614, 1cm tear at bottom le...

Auction 132
World Banknotes dated 1944 prefix X, 5th series, Pick13Ac, Fine
£26

Auction 130
World Banknotes dated 15.9.37 serial 236.J.664, Elephant watermark, Pick10f without office imprint, tiny pinhole at centre, Fine
£75 London Coins : A130 : Lot 321 : Belgian Congo 20 francs dated 15.9.37 serial 236.J.664, Elephant watermark, Pick10f without ...

Auction 125
World Banknotes dated 1959, prefix B, 8 small star cancellations, Pick35, surface dirt & edge tear, Fine
£30

Auction 124
World Banknotes World a small (33) includes ese Intervention World War II 1 1945 UNC, 60 baht 1987 UNC, (3) 1962 F, 1963 F, 100 Makuta 1967 VF, 500 Hryven 1918 VF, 50 Francs 1947 F, Bosnia and Herzigovina 1000 and 500 s 1992 VF, 50 Francs 1940 VF, Arab Republic 50 Rials UNC, 5 s 1945 About Fine, plus a group of earlier Greek notes (17) from 1926 to 1956, checks (2) 1868 and 1889, GB s (2) 1836, 1853 these in mixed grades from circulation
£60

Auction 121
World Banknotes World accumulation (124) a good mix all different dating from 1896, includes & , early Cuba, , , , etc, many high grade, viewing recommended
£240

Auction 119
World Banknotes dated 01-07-52 first date, prefix A, elephants, Pick25a, a few rust spots, Fine
£65

Auction 118
World Banknotes 1 or 100 makuta , serial A000000, Pick12s, dated 1-9-1968, about UNC
£32

Auction 118
World Banknotes 100 franc , t number 152 top right corner, serial SA000000, Pick6s, faint stains, GEF
£32

Auction 111
World Banknotes dated 1962, Pick2a, good Fine to VF
£40

Auction 111
World Banknotes dated 1959, Pick31, UNC
£36

Auction 111
World Banknotes Pick6a & Pick8a, both star , GEF to aUNC plus (2) PickR3c and R4b branch s, g
£15

Auction 108
World Banknotes (14) 1961 F 1961(2) About
£80

Auction 106
World Banknotes 10.07.42 near Fine
£18

Auction 104
World Banknotes SIXIEME EMISSION 1947 aVF
£8

Auction 102
World Banknotes 1947 P13Ad 10.12.1941 Scarce P14 with 1.9.1960 also 10 Francs P5 All F or better
£34

Auction 102
World Banknotes (5) 100 Makuta 2.1.1967 & 21.1.1970 50 Makuta 21.1.1970 10 Makuta 2.1.1967 & 1.9.1968 First F rest VF-GVF
£12

Auction 101
World Banknotes 10.12.41 VG
£12

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