New Zealand Ten Dollars 1996 Sinking of the General Grant proof in 24 carat gold nFDC in the box of issue with certificate, only 650 issued, New Zealand 20 Cents 1995 Maori Language Silver Proof Piedfort FDC in the box of issue with certificate
Ireland (9) Halfpennies18th Century (4) 1794 Dublin Talbot Fyan (3) VF to GVF, undated 'God Grant Peace' VF, Pennies 19th Century (2) 1816 Edward Stephens VG, some scratches, 1818 second 1 over 2 Fine, Halfpennies (3) PURE COPPER PREFERABLE TO PAPER GF to VF, Halfpennies 18th Century Ireland - Dublin 1792 Camac (3), EF to GEF one with error edge reading DUBLINOR
GB and World sets and singles comprising GB Twenty Pounds 2013 UNC on the card of issue, Five Pound Crowns (3) 1997 Golden Wedding, 1999 Diana Memorial, 2012 Diamond Jubilee - Head of Armed Forces UNC in the Royal Mint wallets of issue, Two Pounds a 2-coin set 1989 Bill and Claim of Rights UNC in the wallet of issue, One Pound 1983 (2), Crown 1981 UNC on the cards of issue, Fifty Pence 1973 EEC Cupro-nickel Proof nFDC boxed, Crown 1951 UNC boxed, The Equestrian Crown collection a 3 coin set Crown 1953, Crown 1977 and Five Pound Crown 2002 UNC in the Royal Mint wallet of issue, Britain's First Decimal Coins 1968/71 (4 sets) UNC in the wallets of issue, USA Premier SilverProof Set 1992S FDC in the box of issue, USA Proof Set 1994S FDC in the box of issue, USA One Dollar (3) 1992W The White House 200th Anniversary Silver Proof, 1993S Thomas Jefferson 250th Anniversary Silver Proof, 1995P Special Olympics World Games Silver Proof, FDC in the boxes of issue with certificates, USA a 2-coin set 1991S Mount Rushmore Golden Anniversary One Dollar and Half Dollar FDC cased as issued with certificate, USA a 2-coin set 1995 World War II 50th Anniversary One Dollar and Half Dollar Silver Proofs, FDC in the box of issue with certificate, World Proof issues (5) Bahamas Ten Dollars 1978 10th Anniversary of Independence Silver Proof, Jamaica Ten Dollars 1972 10th Anniversary of Independence Silver Proof, Gibraltar Crown 1971 Silver Proof, St. Helena Crown 1973 EIC Granting of the Royal Charter Silver Proof, Canada Dollar 1975 Calgary Silver Proof, FDC in the boxes of issue some with certificates, Malta Proof set 1977 a 3-coin set Five Pounds, Two Pounds and One Pound Silver Proofs FDC in the box of issue with certificate the box marked on the inside, Austria Thaler 1780 Maria Theresa Restrike UNC, Poland 200 Zloty 1974 Prooflike UNC, Netherlands 2 1/2 Gulden 1961 UNC, Day of the Concorde a medallic First Day Cover issue 1976 comprising Silver Medal and GB and Bahrain Stamps, UNC as issued
Proof Sets (2) Belize 1975 (7 coins) in sterling silver, FDC in the case of issue with certificate, Panama 1975 (9 coins) FDC in the black box of issue with certificate, Panama 20 Balboas 1974 Silver Proof nFDC in the box of issue with certificate, Panama 10 Balboas 1978 Panama Canal Treaties Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue with certificate, Sierra Leone 1 Leone 1964 10th Anniversary of the bank of Sierra Leone Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue with certificate, St. Helena Crown 1973 Tercentenary of the granting of the Royal Charter to the East India Company Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue with certificate, Cayman Islands $25 1972 Silver Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip UNC on the card of issue, GB (4) Two Pounds 1995 Peace Dove Silver Proof, Fifty pences (2) 1994 D-Day Landings Silver Proof, 1994 D-Day Landings Silver Proof Piedfort, GB Britain's First Decimal Coins 1968-1971 (2) UNC in the blue wallets of issue, Guernsey Fifty pence 2000 Battle of Britain 60th Anniversary Silver Proof (2) nFDC-FDC in Westminster boxes with certificates, Turks and Caicos Islands 5 Crowns 2000 Proof FDC in a Westminster wallet, in capsule, no certificate, GB Numismatist First Day Covers Five Pound Crown 1999 Millennium with stamps (2) UNC as issued, Australia Numismatic First Day Cover Two Dollars 2000 Victoria Cross UNC as issued with stamps, Medallic First Day Cover 1975 The Turner Bicentenary Silver medal and stamps, FDC in the brown wallet of issue, 500th Anniversary of the Birth of Michelangelo, Silver Medal FDC in the blue wallet of issue, Great Britons Medallic Covers (4) Robert the Bruce, Owen Glendower, Henry V and Edward the Black Prince Silver medals nFDC on covers with stamps in the blue folder of issue, USA/USSR Apollo Soyuz Space Mission 1975 Medallic Cover UNC in the blue folder of issue, George VI Coronation medal 1937 32mm in silver the official Royal Mint issue UNC in the red box, Crowns (5) 1960, 1965 (4) EF to UNC, Halfcrown 1940 Fine, these in Westminster sleeves
World (37) New Zealand Dollars (7) 1973, 1974 Commonwealth Games - Christchurch, 1974 New Zealand Day, 1975, 1976, 1977 Waitangi Day, 1978 SilverProofs FDC in the boxes of issue, Canada Dollars 1971 British Columbia Specimens (4), UNC in the black boxes of issue, GibraltarCrowns (2) 1971 Silver Proof FDC in the red box of issue, 1972 Silver Proof FDC in the red box of issue, St. Helena Crown 1973 Tercentenary of the granting of the Royal Charter to the East India Company Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue with certificate, Seychelles 10 Rupee 1976 Independence (2) Silver Proofs nFDC and FDC one with a small tone spot, in the blue boxes of issue with certificates, Cook Islands Two Dollars 1973 20th Anniversary of the Coronation Silver Proof nFDC with some toning, in the blue case of issue with certificate, Jamaica Ten Dollars 1972 10th Anniversary of Independence Silver Proof nFDC in the case of issue with certificate, Cayman Islands 25 Dollars 1972 Silver Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip nFDC in the case of issue with certificate, Guernsey Crown 1972 Silver Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Silver Proof nFDC cased, Isle of Man Crown 1972 Silver Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Silver Proof FDC in the box of issue, BermudaOne Dollar 1972 Silver Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Silver Proof nFDC boxed, New Zealand Crowns (3) 1972, 1975, 1976 UNC in slide cases, plus World Crown-sized modern issues (12) all but one in silver UNC in a Westminster box
Durham Bank £5 dated 10th May 1886 for Jonathan Backhouse & Co. Grant 1071, Signature cut cancelled, Fair, Stockton on Tees £5 dated 17th October 1887 for Jonathan Backhouse & Co.Grant 2766, Darlington Bank £5 dated 16th march 1888 for Jonathan Backhouse & Co., all Fair with some holes and inked annotations
British Provincial, Westmorland, Kirkby Stephen, Kirby (sic) Stephen Bank, One Guinea, 12 August 1807, no. 19/20, for John Dand, William Dand & Co, signed by John Dand (Outing 1081A; cf. Grant 1536) VG
USAHalf Dollar Commemoratives (11) 1892 Columbian Exposition, 1893 Columbian Exposition, 1918 Illinois Centennial, 1920 Pilgrim, 1922 Grant, 1923 Monroe Doctrine Centennial, 1925 Stone Mountain, 1926 Sesquicentennial of Independence, 1935S California Pacific International Exposition, 1946 Booker T.Washington, 1951 Washington/Carver, NEF to UNC a few with surface marks
USA, Ulysses S.Grant 34mm diameter in bronze Obverse bust right, Reverse PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES within wreath; Inaugurated First Term Marsch 4, 1869, Second Term March 4, 1873 UNC with minor cabinet friction
New ZealandProof Set 1992, Year Sets (14) 1972, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1994, 1996, 1996 Auckland, 1997 Christchurch, 1998 Dunedin, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, UNC in the wallets of issue, One Dollar Silver Proofs (2) 1979, 1982 Takahe, One Ounce Silver 2008 Sir Edmund Hillary Proof, Five Dollars Silver Proofs (2) 1997, 1993 40th Anniversary of the Coronation, One Dollar a 4-coin set Celebration of Sport Commonwealth Games 1990 Silver Proofs, Five Dollars 1990 Proof FDC in the cases of issue many with certificates, Five Dollars (2) 1991 Rugby World Cup, 2005 Fiordland Crested Penguin, Lord of the Rings One Dollar a 3-coin set 2003, Ten Dollars 1996 Sinking of the General Grant, Ten Dollars Banknote 2000 UNC, Ten Cents Tuatara UNC, all in the wallets of issue, New Zealand Dollars 1969, 1970 (2), 1972, 1974, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1983 Royal Visit, 1985, 1986 UNC in slide cases, Crowns (2) 1949, 1951 as part of a mixed New Zealand group (67) mostly post-1950 issues in mixed grades includes a few Cook Islands
NobleHenry VI Annulet issue (1422-c.1430) annulet by sword arm and in reverse tressure London Mint Schneider 274 S.1799North 1414 6.7 grammes VF (bought Grantham Coins 12/10/1985 £390), repaired beneath the King's shield also shows on the reverse between the central H and one of the inner lions
Half SovereignEdward VI Second period Crowned Bust mintmark Y Southwark mint Schneider 687 S.2438North 1911 5.5 grammes VF with a handful of heavier contact marks in the obverse field otherwise struck on a full and round flan and with much eye appeal (bought Grantham Coins 2/7/1985 £825)
Pennies (11) 1877 Freeman 91 dies 8+J NEF (bought Knighton Coins 1983 £7.50), 1891 Freeman 132 dies 12+N UNC or near so with lustre (bought E.Rough 1983 £8), 1897 Freeman 145 dies 1+B A/UNC (bought Sun Coins 1983 £7), 1903 Freeman 158 dies 1+B UNC and lustrous (bought Torbay Coin Gallery 1983 £5), 1911 Freeman 171 dies 1+A UNC or near so with traces of lustre (bought J&S Whitmore 1983 £4), 1927 Freeman 197 dies 4+C UNC or near so with a few small spots (bought D.G.Barney 1983 £2.75), 1931 Freeman 205 dies 5+C Lustrous UNC (bought M.Aspey 1983 £2.95), 1937 Freeman 221 dies 2+B Lustrous GEF (bought M.Aspey 1983 £0.95), 1950 ProofFreeman 241 dies 3+C nFDC (bought Grantham Auction 1985 £10), 1953 Freeman 245 dies 1+B UNC lustrous with some toning (bought M.Aspey 1983 £2), 1964 Freeman 254 dies 3+G UNC (bought M.Aspey 1983 £0.10), Decimal Pennies (3) 1979, 1982, 1985 UNC with lustre, plus Lundy One Puffin 1929 S.7850 GEF (bought S.R.Porter 1984 £4), British West Africa Penny 1936 Edward VIII UNC (bought J.Whitmore 1983 £1.50). Model Penny by Moore 1848 Bimetallic Fine
Whitby Old Bank 1 guinea proof on paper large size pencilled annotation of 1822 on reverse initials at left SC&C (Simpson Chapman & Co.) vignette at right Hermes bust at centre (Out.2340b; Grant 3195 for type) tear at top & small piece missing at bottom centre about UNC (Ex LCA 129 Lot 348 realised £100)
Fort Montague Bank (near Knaresborough) 5 halfpence skit note unissued but with pencilled in date of 1832 for E.Hill serial No.9 also pencilled in (Out.4008b; Grant 6095A) watermark in paper has date of 1827 good Fine (EX LCA 132 Lot 129 realised £100)
Falkland Islands £25 1986 Silver Proof, Tristan Da Cunha Crown 1987 Royal Wedding 40th Anniversary Silver Proof, Barbados Dollar 1997 Golden Wedding Silver Proof, Cayman Islands Five Dollars 1987 Royal Wedding 40th Anniversary Silver Proof, Sierra Leone Crown 1974 10th Anniversary of the Bank of Sierra Leone Silver Proof, Cook Islands (3) One Dollar 1986 Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson Silver Proof, Two Dollars 1973 Coronation 20th Anniversary (2) Silver Proofs, St.Helena 1973 Tercentenary of Granting of the Royal Charter to the East India Company (4) Silver Proofs, Singapore Ten Dollars (2) 1975 10th Anniversary Silver Proof, 1974 Silver Proof, nFDC-FDC in the cases of issue with certificates, Singapore Ten Dollars 1975 10th Anniversary UNC in slide case, Singapore Year sets 1975 (3) UNC in the brown cases of issue
Whitby Old Bank 1 guinea proof on paper, small size, ND, initials at left SC&C (Simpson, Chapman & Co.) vignette at right, Hermes bust at centre, (Out.2340b; Grant 3195 for type), hinge & mount marks reverse, GEF
Swaledale & Wensleydale Banking Company £5, cut cancelled proofs (2) dated 18xx, issued in Bedale (Out.115(g); Grant 5657B), a whole note can be formed from the 2 samples, mount marks reverse, about UNC
The York City & County Banking Company, SELBY BANK £5 proof on paper dated 18xx (1830-83), (Out.1908a; Grant 5729A), Lizars printing, "SPECIMEN" in black at bottom, mount marks, stains & residue, body overall aUNC
York Union Banking Company (Limited) dated 1882, No.U4363, the word "Limited" is a small provisional stamp for this linking date variety, (Out.2457b for type; Grant 5747A), ink cancelled, Fine and rare
Craven Bank £50 proof sight bill on thin paper dated 187x, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld (Out.1910v; Grant.2577J for type), small hole bottom right & mount marks reverse, aUNC and rare
Craven Bank £20 proof sight bill on thin paper, circa 1860-70, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld Junr (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, scarce, GEF
Burlington & Driffield Bank £5 dated 1831, No.385A for Harding, Smith & Faber., (Out.286L for type; Grant 438) cut in two & rejoined, ink cancelled with triangular cut at bottom centre, scarce unlisted partnership, about Fine and rare
Craven Bank £20 proof sight bill on thin paper, pencilled date of 1868 at bottom, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld Junr (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, scarce, GEF
Dudley Bank 1 guinea dated 1802 or 1803, low serial No.109 for Edw. Hancox (Self & Company), Out.714b; Grant 1056, signature cut cancelled (has been restored with different style paper), VG-Fine and scarce
Craven Bank £15 proof sight bill on thin paper circa 1860s, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, about UNC to UNC
Swaledale & Wensleydale Banking Company £5, cut cancelled 3/4 proofs (3) dated 18xx, issued Bedale (Out.115(g); Grant 5657B), Leyburn (Out.1185a for type; Grant 5657B) and Richmond (Out.1786a for type); Grant 5657B), mount marks reverse & missing bottom section, EF or better
Halifax Bank £1 dated 1819 No.U378 for Rawdon Briggs, Rawdon Briggs Jnr & William Briggs (Out.885d; Grant 1269D), this note seems genuine? but is ink crossed with "Forged" written twice across face, blue vignette on reverse, Fine
Knaresborough Old Bank proof on paper, pencilled date of 1839 for Harrison, Harrison, Harrison, Harrison Junr. & Wood (Out.1084 for type; Grant 1548 for type) small hole top left & mount marks reverse, about UNC and rare
Richmond Bank, Yorkshire £5 dated 1892, No.19485 for Priestman & Roper, (Out.1784g; Grant 2397G) signature cut cancelled & stamped "Cancelled" in light blue (with inset date of 17 Feb.1908), various bank & PO stamps, edge tears, Fine and scarce
Craven Bank £15 proof sight bill on thin paper, pencilled date at bottom 1868, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, about EF
Whitby Old Bank 1 guinea proof on paper, large size, pencilled annotation of 1822 on reverse, initials at left SC&C (Simpson, Chapman & Co.) vignette at right, Hermes bust at centre, (Out.2340b; Grant 3195 for type), tear at top & small piece missing at bottom centre, about UNC
Books (17) World Paper Money Eighth Edition by Pick, Volumes 2 and 3 (General issues and Modern issues) , World Paper Money 10th Edition by Pick Volume 3 (Modern issues), Standard Catalogue of Provincial Banks and Banknotes by G.L.Grant, 1000 Years of the British Monarchy by Sir Arthur Bryant, World Coins by Krause/Mischler 1901-present 2006 edition, World Coins 2001-date 3rd edition with DVD, Spink Standard Catalogues (4) 2006, 2008 and 2010 (2), British Copper Coins and Their Values (2) 1965 and 1967 editions, The GoldHalf Sovereign by Michael A.Marsh Second edition 2004 (2 copies), Royal Mint Collector Coins - The Story behind the 2007 Collection (2 copies) in good to excellent condition
Fort Montague Bank, (near Knaresborough) 5 halfpence skit note, unissued but with pencilled in date of 1832 for E.Hill, serial No.9 also pencilled in, (Out.4008b; Grant 6095A), watermark in paper has date of 1827, good Fine
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