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

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ERROR 5 Somerset : English Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 165
English Banknotes S & Italy (8) a small group of errors comprising s QE2 Pictorial & The Duke of B343 Blue L Reverse issue 1980 Miss-Cut at bottom edge by 6mm margin with a normal note included to show degree of cut. Green O'Brian B273 issued 1955 with heavy ink bleed most noticeable on and near "Bank of England", along with a normal B268 issued 1950 note for comparison. One Pound O'Brien QE2 & seated Britannia B282 issued 1960 missing Brown undertone, along with a normal note for comparison. Also Italy 1 Lira Pick 26 1939, missing light brown under print, along with normal note
£180

Auction 161
English Banknotes in Hendon album (147), to , FIRST & LAST run issues seen, many other first and last series and notes also seen, also s without signature, many other interesting prefixes and some low serial numbers, a comprehensive from 10/- to £50 in mixed grades, many high grade, viewing recommended
£1,500

Auction 161
English Banknotes s B343a issued 1980 series DU68 448456, missing signature, (Pick378d), good EF
£90 London Coins : A161 : Lot 169 : ERROR Five Pounds Somerset B343a issued 1980 series DU68 448456, missing signature, (Pick378d), good... London Coins : A161 : Lot 169 : ERROR Five Pounds Somerset B343a issued 1980 series DU68 448456, missing signature, (Pick378d), good...

Auction 155
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 prefix DU67, missing signature, about UNC to UNC
£130 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1792 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 prefix DU67, missing signature, about UNC to UNC

Auction 154
English Banknotes £1 B341 (3) issued 1981 a ly numbered run series AR12 493695 to AR12 493697, all have a heavy green printers smudge down centre on face, about UNC to UNC
£140 London Coins : A154 : Lot 102 : ERROR £1 Somerset B341 (3) issued 1981 a consecutively numbered run series AR12 493695 to AR12... London Coins : A154 : Lot 102 : ERROR £1 Somerset B341 (3) issued 1981 a consecutively numbered run series AR12 493695 to AR12...

Auction 154
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU72 448833, VF with a couple of small spots on the lower right corner
£80 London Coins : A154 : Lot 76 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU72 448833, VF with a couple of... London Coins : A154 : Lot 76 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU72 448833, VF with a couple of...

Auction 147
English Banknotes £10 B347 series 31L 573968, missing all dark print on reverse including , pressed, about EF
£100

Auction 146
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU65 446912 pressed VF to GVF
£60 London Coins : A146 : Lot 263 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU65 446912 pressed VF to GVF

Auction 144
English Banknotes £5 B343a (3) issued 1980 all without signatures, series DU58 448772, DU68 448290 & DU69 448385, VF to EF
£240 London Coins : A144 : Lot 137 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a (3) issued 1980 all without signatures, series DU58 448772, DU68 44829...

Auction 144
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 series 28D 342433, offset with a reversed image on the reverse of note, GVF to EF
£75 London Coins : A144 : Lot 168 : ERROR £20 Somerset B351 issued 1984 series 28D 342433, offset with a reversed image on the rev...

Auction 144
English Banknotes £10 B348 issued 1984 series AS61 671950, missing the yellow underprint around the lamp at centre on reverse, small ink mark top edge, about EF
£60 London Coins : A144 : Lot 167 : ERROR £10 Somerset B348 issued 1984 series AS61 671950, missing the yellow underprint around t...

Auction 144
English Banknotes £10 B347 series 43D 345521, major offset on back showing full Queens portrait in reverse, Fine
£50 London Coins : A144 : Lot 166 : ERROR £10 Somerset B347 series 43D 345521, major offset on back showing full Queens portrait i...

Auction 144
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU64 445963, good Fine
£42 London Coins : A144 : Lot 164 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU64 445963, good Fine

Auction 144
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU67 449255, good Fine
£36 London Coins : A144 : Lot 165 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU67 449255, good Fine

Auction 143
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 series 36A 372889, extra paper top right (fish tail) it leaves a blank area on obverse when folded out, about UNC
£260 London Coins : A143 : Lot 99 : ERROR £20 Somerset B351 issued 1984 series 36A 372889, extra paper top right (fish tail) it le...

Auction 142
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU70 448492, UNC
£150 London Coins : A142 : Lot 133 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU70 448492, UNC

Auction 142
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 with mis-matched serial numbers 14K 798673 & 14K 799316, 5 tiny pinholes, about UNC
£100 London Coins : A142 : Lot 136 : ERROR £20 Somerset B351 issued 1984 with mis-matched serial numbers 14K 798673 & 14K 79931...

Auction 141
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 series 42C 643327, reverse print incorrectly placed causing a blurring effect especially over the worded areas, VF
£32 London Coins : A141 : Lot 203 : ERROR £20 Somerset B351 issued 1984 series 42C 643327, reverse print incorrectly placed ca... London Coins : A141 : Lot 203 : ERROR £20 Somerset B351 issued 1984 series 42C 643327, reverse print incorrectly placed ca...

Auction 140
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 series 78C 736252, major error with all of and numerals missing on reverse, UNC
£180 London Coins : A140 : Lot 345 : ERROR £20 Somerset B351 issued 1984 series 78C 736252, major error with all of Shakespeare...

Auction 140
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 series 40E 815954 with misplaced watermark (not visible), UNC
£48 London Coins : A140 : Lot 344 : ERROR £20 Somerset B351 issued 1984 series 40E 815954 with misplaced watermark (not visible)&#...

Auction 140
English Banknotes £10 B348 issued 1984 series CX15 545569, silver security thread fully exposed, UNC
£40 London Coins : A140 : Lot 343 : ERROR £10 Somerset B348 issued 1984 series CX15 545569, silver security thread fully expos...

Auction 140
English Banknotes £5 B343 issued 1980 series LX50 367055, silver security thread is totally exposed on the front, pressed EF
£30 London Coins : A140 : Lot 342 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343 issued 1980 series LX50 367055, silver security thread is totally e...

Auction 136
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU66 446364, about UNC
£95 London Coins : A136 : Lot 527 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature, series DU66 446364, about UNC

Auction 136
English Banknotes £10 B347 prefix 57E, major offset front on reverse showing full Queens portrait at left, inked number on face, almost VF
£40 London Coins : A136 : Lot 528 : ERROR £10 Somerset B347 prefix 57E, major offset front on reverse showing full Queens port...

Auction 135
English Banknotes £20 B351 (2) issued 1984 both with very different serial numbers on the same note 14K 798678/14K 799316 on one and 14K 798679/14K 799316 on the other, the last 2 serials of each not match, tiny pinholes bottom left, about UNC
£200

Auction 135
English Banknotes S (13) includes 10/- O'Brien B271 faint double serial top right, £1 (2) one different serials and other diagonal strip, £5 (2) one offset & other different serials £5 different serials, £1 Somerset (2) missing print on front, £20 Page missing signature, £20 B355 extra paper, £20 Gill different prefix letters, £20 faded colours & £50 Somerset missing print, many with inked numbers, tears, etc, average Fine to VF, many better types, needs viewing
£200

Auction 135
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 with very different serial numbers on the same note 14K 798669 & 14K 799316, 3 tiny pinholes bottom left, about UNC
£160

Auction 135
English Banknotes £50 B352 issued 1981 series B31 527586 missing serial number at top left which is mostly printed on reverse as the top left corner must have been folded during printing process, GVF and scarce
£100 London Coins : A135 : Lot 432 : ERROR £50 Somerset B352 issued 1981 series B31 527586 missing serial number at top left which ...

Auction 135
English Banknotes £10 B348 (2) issued 1984 a pair series AZ41 960264 and AZ41 960265, the watermark is completely missing & there are small watermark dots at right, about UNC to UNC
£75

Auction 134
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 without signature series DU72 446923 (this series now td to DU77), about UNC
£85 London Coins : A134 : Lot 186 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 without signature series DU72 446923 (this series now trac...

Auction 134
English Banknotes £5 B343 prefix KT16 missing all of the red colour on reverse, about VF
£11 London Coins : A134 : Lot 185 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343 prefix KT16 missing all of the red colour on reverse, about VF

Auction 133
English Banknotes s . B347. Error. 40L 573968. Large amount of print missing on back. Exceptionally rare last series prefix. Prefix probably worth much more than the error so a rare combination EF.
£320 London Coins : A133 : Lot 2333 : ERROR Ten Pounds Somerset. B347. Error. 40L 573968. Large amount of print missing on back. Exception...

Auction 133
English Banknotes S (3) £5 B353 prefix RH06 missing single digit top left UNC plus £10 B348 AZ88 with watermark only slightly displaced in UNC & £20 Somerset B351 prefix 01H with small area of missing print top reverse good Fine
£80

Auction 133
English Banknotes £5 B343a serial DU69 446611, missing signature, UNC
£70

Auction 133
English Banknotes £1 B341 issued 1981 serial BR62 158376, almost completely missing Queen's portrait & most of right side print, VF
£52

Auction 133
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 serial 16A 980806, part of design missing left side reverse, almost EF
£46

Auction 133
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 serial 53D 847518, completely offset with front on back, small piece of bottom left corner missing & pinholes, gFine-VF
£42

Auction 132
English Banknotes £5 (4) B277 Helmeted Britannia C47 GEF-aUNC, B297 A86 aU-UNC, B332 A05 aU-UNC and B343 KW53, print askew diagonally, inked number good Fine and £10 B369 DA28 aU-UNC
£120

Auction 132
English Banknotes s B343 (5) a ly numbered run prefix JW82, all s with design just slightly misplaced towards the upper margin, Pick378c, UNC
£46

Auction 131
English Banknotes £5 B343a issued 1980 prefix DU67, missing signature, UNC
£190 London Coins : A131 : Lot 124 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343a issued 1980 prefix DU67, missing signature, UNC

Auction 131
English Banknotes £20 B350 issued 1981 prefix J36, missing bottom left serial number, about UNC to UNC
£180 London Coins : A131 : Lot 122 : ERROR £20 Somerset B350 issued 1981 prefix J36, missing bottom left serial number, abo...

Auction 130
English Banknotes £20 B351 issued 1984 prefix 75A, reverse heavily offset with Queens portrait visible, EF
£50

Auction 128
English Banknotes £5 B343 prefix JR53, the reverse has an orange piece of paper attached upon which note design was printed leaving blank space underneath, GVF
£150 London Coins : A128 : Lot 131 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343 prefix JR53, the reverse has an orange piece of paper attached upon...

Auction 128
English Banknotes £5 B343 prefix DU71, missing signature of Chief Cashier, UNC
£120 London Coins : A128 : Lot 130 : ERROR £5 Somerset B343 prefix DU71, missing signature of Chief Cashier, UNC

Auction 126
English Banknotes and GB in Lindner album with slip case (62) face value £137 includes £5 dated 1944, notes including £5 prefix DU72 without signature UNC, £5 mis-matched serials Au/UNC, £20 without portrait Fine, Bank £5 cut-, assorted 10/-'s and £1's, £5 B314 GEF, viewing recommended
£440

Auction 122
English Banknotes £5 B343a signature missing prefix DU68, UNC
£110

Auction 122
English Banknotes Error £5 B343a signature missing prefix DU55 first series known for this type, UNC
£95

Auction 121
English Banknotes £5 B343a prefix DU67 with missing signature, issued 1980, almost UNC
£130

Auction 120
English Banknotes group (5) B341 £1 prefix CW69 (2) pair both with a dropped digit, B341 Somerset £1 prefix DS01 (2) both with a print splash top left, B273 prefix M30K with a faintly printed serial number and another M30K to show c
£75

Auction 119
English Banknotes £20 B351 prefix 20A, large extra paper bottom right (shark's fin) with colour bars, small piece missing top centre, VF
£55

Auction 117
English Banknotes s B351 prefix 53C issued 1984, , some missing print on top right reverse, EF
£65

Auction 116
English Banknotes s B348, prefix BU35 issued 1980, heavily offset to right showing large left border with some print from the following no
£80

Auction 116
English Banknotes s B351, prefix 12A issued 1984, Pick380d, bottom right serial numbers running off the edge & one digit showing on the left
£80

Auction 107
English Banknotes s (2) , B350 and B351 aVF, both with one side double printed,, ink annotations written on face and back plus Error B339 Pag
£85

Auction 104
English Banknotes £20 B351 the start of a second note protruding from the right hand side EF and rare
£85

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