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India Rupee George VI : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

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 World (24) a mixed group in various grades from F to UNC. (7) a 1951 set comprising 3 Pick 81a series ВЕ 114184. Pick 82a series ВЛ 637183. 10 Leva Pick 83a series ГЯ 251181. 25 Leva Pick 84a">Pick 84a series БГ 861083. 50 Leva Pick 85a series АД 625983. 100 Leva Pick 86a series БА 460883. 200 Leva Pick 87a series АВ 186883. The set comes with a ticket. (10) comprising 1928 Pick 197e series SX313817AZ. 1941 Pick 243a">Pick 243a series KN 427317. 10 Customs Gold s 1930 Pick 327d series YM183008. 20 1930 Pick 328 series VD066821. 10 Yuan SHANGHAI 1st October 1914 Pick 118q series SB474577G. 10 Yuan SHANGHAI 1st October 1914 Pick 118q series SB383217F. 10 Yuan 1935 Pick 155 series B881969U. 1937 Pick 80 series CB533287. 5 Yuan 1940 Pick 84 series M405058A, small hole at margin top centre. $20 dated 01.10.1979 Pick 68a series RT 961317. dated 1st February 1941 portrait Pick 30 series A2 162794, pinholes. ND (1943) George VI Pick 24 series B32 386154, pinholes. Stamford, Spalding & Banking Company, Stamford issue £5 dated 1st May 1901 series No.L7944, Outing 2036f, triangle cut-, bank stamps, pinholes. Provincial Stamford, Spalding and Boston Banking Company £10 dated series No.F4913, Outing 2036h, triangle cut-cancelled, bank stamps. Wisbech & Lincolnshire Bank £5 dated 11th October 1894 No.X5031 for Gurney, Birkbeck, Barclay & Buxton, triangular cut-cancellation through signature, Outing 2382y. Wisbech & Lincolnshire Bank £10 dated 11th October 1894 No.N8550 for Gurney, Birkbeck, Barclay & Buxton, triangular cut-cancellation through signature, Outing 2382aa.
£110

Auction 163
World Banknotes 2 s issued 1943 series D/61 528762, portrait King at right, signed Deshmukh, (Pick17b), two pinholes at left as issued, in PCGS holder graded 55PPQ choice about new, perfect paper quality £110 London Coins : A163 : Lot 1478 : India 2 Rupees issued 1943 series D/61 528762, portrait King George VI at right, signed Deshmukh, (P... London Coins : A163 : Lot 1478 : India 2 Rupees issued 1943 series D/61 528762, portrait King George VI at right, signed Deshmukh, (P...

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 Government (2), issued 1928 - 1935 series S/11 549571, King George V portrait at right, signed J.W. Kelly, (Pick15a), usual 2 holes to the left, VF, 5 Rupees issued 1937 series J/33 529666, King portrait at right, signed J.B. Taylor, (Pick18a), usual 2 holes to the left, Uncirculated
£160 London Coins : A162 : Lot 266 : India Government (2), 5 Rupees issued 1928 - 1935 series S/11 549571, King George V portrait at righ... London Coins : A162 : Lot 266 : India Government (2), 5 Rupees issued 1928 - 1935 series S/11 549571, King George V portrait at righ...

Auction 162
World Banknotes issued 1937 series J/33 622640, portrait King at right, signed Taylor, two usual staple holes at left, (Pick18a), in PCGS holder graded 66PPQ Gem New, perfect paper quality, Uncirculated
£110 London Coins : A162 : Lot 268 : India Reserve Bank 5 Rupees issued 1937 series J/33 622640, portrait King George VI at right, signed... London Coins : A162 : Lot 268 : India Reserve Bank 5 Rupees issued 1937 series J/33 622640, portrait King George VI at right, signed...

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 issued 1937 series C/69 593303, portrait King at right, signed J.B. Taylor, (Pick19a), usual staple holes to left, cleaned & pressed, good VF
£82 London Coins : A160 : Lot 379 : India 10 Rupees issued 1937 series C/69 593303, portrait King George VI at right, signed J.B. Taylor... London Coins : A160 : Lot 379 : India 10 Rupees issued 1937 series C/69 593303, portrait King George VI at right, signed J.B. Taylor...

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 155
World Banknotes One issues (4) Pick 25 VF to EF £61 London Coins : A155 : Lot 1884 : India One Rupee George VI issues (4) Pick 25 VF to EF London Coins : A155 : Lot 1884 : India One Rupee George VI issues (4) Pick 25 VF to EF

Auction 147
World Banknotes 1943 issue B/73 223017 Branch signed Deshmukh, water mark with facing portrait Pick 20f 3 small holes left side otherwise F-VF
£260

Auction 113
World Banknotes portrait issues (8) to , Pick 17b, 18a (2), 19a, 23a, 24, 25a and 25d, usual spindle holes, average GEF to UNC
£60

Auction 113
World Banknotes group (5) all different includes Pick17b, 18a, 19a, 5 Pick 23a and 10 rupee Pick24 both UNC £55

Auction 107
World Banknotes P19a , usual 2 pinholes, about UNC plus (3) rupee Ps271c EF, 5 rupee Ps273b gFine and 10 rupee Ps274c aVF, s
£32

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