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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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Standard Reference B299 : English Banknotes

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Auction 170
English Banknotes (18) Accumulation of various denomination examples from the Britannia medallion and QE2 portrait designs circa pre and during World War II issues and onwards, all in mixed grades on average VF to EF - about UNC. Comprising Peppiatt (3) consisting of the Pre-war First Period B238 issue Unthreaded issue 1934 prefix 10C. Along with Second Period World War II Emergency 1940 issues (2) including the 10 Shillings Peppiatt Second Period B251 Mauve prefix U80D and the 1 Pound B249 Blue/Pink prefix K10E. 10 Shillings B266 Red-Brown issue 1950 FIRST series prefix Z32Z. O'Brien (3) including an example of the last Britannia medallion 10 Shillings B271 Red-Brown issue 1955 prefix C73Y 974772. Along with the QE2 portrait issue 1 Pound B282 first series prefix 21A. And an example of the short-lived only single cashier design modern British Banking - 5 Pounds Lion & Key Helmeted Britannia portrait B280 symbol variety prefix J20. QE2 portrait issues (4) including 1 Pounds (2) B288 prefix D95S and B292 first series prefix A50N. 5 Pounds B297 prefix L85. And the 10 Pounds Hollom Lion & Key B299 prefix A13. QE2 portrait issues (5) including examples of each recorded prefix for the respective type B310 (4) prefixes A91N, B59N, C23N and D03N. Along with a 1 Pound B305 prefix T44A. And finally, QE2 portrait issues (2) 1 Pound B322 prefix DS18 and 5 Pounds B324 prefix 85D.
£150 London Coins : A170 : Lot 10 : Bank of England (18) Accumulation of various denomination examples from the Britannia medallion and ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 10 : Bank of England (18) Accumulation of various denomination examples from the Britannia medallion and ...

Auction 169
English Banknotes (12) comprising (1) s Lion & Key B299 issued 1964, series A32 449570, Fine with pinholes and inked numerals, (2) s QE2 pictorial & The Duke Of Wellington, B336 "L" Reverse issue 1973, series AU73 328042, GEF and Ten Pounds Lion & Key, B326 issued 1971, series C36 986665, GVF, Page (4) QE2 pictorial & Sir Isaac , B341 "W" Reverse issue 1981, series DX06 022799, GVF, Five Pounds QE2 pictorial & The , B343 "L" Reverse issue 1980, series DU26 579706, about UNC and Ten Pounds (2) QE2 Pictorial & , B346 issued 1980, a near number pair W61 583409 & W61 583411 both GEF, (2) Five Pounds QE2 & George , B352 Crown at top right issue 1990, series H35 730757 & B82 919588 both about UNC, and last (3) Ten Pounds (2) QE2 & Charles , a consecutively numbered pair, B366 Crown at top right issue 1992, series A39 263721 & A39 263722 both about UNC, along with s QE2 & Michael Faraday , B371 Crown top right issue 1991, series H40 826569, GVF with inked numerals
£140 London Coins : A169 : Lot 16 : Bank of England (12) comprising Hollom (1) Ten Pounds Lion & Key B299 issued 1964, series A32 44... London Coins : A169 : Lot 16 : Bank of England (12) comprising Hollom (1) Ten Pounds Lion & Key B299 issued 1964, series A32 44...

Auction 168
English Banknotes s Lion & Key with examples from each cashier for this short-lived design 1964-71 including , and (24) in average VF comprising Hollom B299 issued 1964 single letter A prefix for this type (2) prefixes A21 & A38. Fforde B316&category=1&prm=sr&searchtype=1">B316 again single letter A prefix type continued from Hollom (15) prefixes including the very RARE FIRST RUN serial A41 159394 amongst others as A47, A49, A51, A52, A53, A54, A55, A58 (5) including a trio A58 562408 - A58 562410 and A61 (2). Together with the last of this design Page issues B326 issued 1971 (7) prefixes B12, B31, B38, B76, B79 and B84 (2). An interesting find certain to attract attention
£300

Auction 167
English Banknotes (12) in mixed grades comprising 1 Pounds B249 Blue-Pink Emergency issues 1940 (2) serial numbers U66H 839188 & T86E 002614. O'Brien (5) including 10 Shillings B271 issue 1955 serial number C39Z 788173. 1 Pound Green B273 issue 1955 serial number H48L 092921. 5 Pounds Note B275 dated 10th March 1955 serial number Z17 077383 in a glass and cardboard frame but the note fairly easy to remove. 5 Pounds Lion & Key B277 Shaded Symbol issues 1957 (2) serial numbers C89 462860 & FIRST series A38 742061. (3) comprising 10 Shillings QE2 portrait & seated Britannia B295 issue 1963 serial number 80L 948489. 5 Pounds QE2 portrait & seated child Britannia B297 issue 1963 serial number A47 907785. 10 Pounds Lion & Key B299 issue 1964 serial number A08 224264. 1 Pounds QE2 portrait & seated Britannia B301 issues 1967 (2) a pair serial numbers J74Y 138416 & J74Y 138417
£100

Auction 166
English Banknotes & (25) in an album in mixed grades comprising Treasury issues (6) including (2) s T13.2 Type 2 Six Digit Serial issue 1915 serial number P1/18 059624 and 1 Pound T16 Dot in No. issue 1917 serial number F/52 316685 along with (4) consisting of 10 Shillings (2) T25 Dot in No. issue 1919 LAST series H/6 579715 Scarce and T30 No. omitted issue 1922 serial number L/9 098585 and 1 Pounds (2) T24 Dot in No. issue 1919 serial number R70 673931 and T31 Dot in No. issue 1923 CONTROL note serial number Z1/38 591956 Scarce. Bank of England issues (17) consisting of notes (2) a 5 Pounds B255 Thick Paper Metal thread Scarcer earlier issue dated 30th November 1944 serial number E77 003795 branch and an 10 Pounds B242 dated 18th December 1936 serial number K/179 89453. White 5 Pounds B270 Scarcer later dated issue 19th August 1952 serial number Y63 002774. O'Brien 5 Pounds Lion & Key (3) including B277 Shaded Symbol issue 1957 serial number C48 904966 and B280 White Symbol issues 1961 (2) serial numbers K22 542106 & First series H70 687181. (3) including 5 Pounds QE2 portrait & seated child Britannia B297 issues 1963 (2) serial numbers A09 201764 & A13 717477 along with 10 Pounds Lion & Key B299 issue 1964 FIRST RUN serial number A01 261771. (4) comprising 5 Pounds QE2 portrait & seated child Britannia B312 issue 1967 serial number Y81 342627 along with 10 Pounds Lion & Key B316 issues 1967 (3) a trio serial numbers A48 369328 through A48 369330. (4) consisting of 5 Pounds QE2 portrait & seated child Britannia B324 issues 1971 (2) serial numbers 75E 771785 & FIRST series 39C 149102 along with 10 pounds Lion & Key 1971 issues (2) consisting of a B327 issue serial number M07 822804 along with B326 serial number B17 851613. The group accompanied by a Barclays Bank Limited Hereford. for 18 Pounds and 5 Shillings dated 11th July 1923 number 30/C 04380 and a for 3 Shillings to pay R. Haylett and signed Richard Haylett number D7/71 483638
£550

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Lion & Key (10) (2) 1964 issue B299 series A05 365738 GEF and A33 692875 GVF both with light staining, (3) 1967 issue B316 - series A65 559135 GVF along with a ly numbered set of 2 - series A51 038184 and A51 038185 both about UNC - UNC, (5) 1971 issue B326 - series C13 800242 GEF or better, B07 098173 about UNC, B07 046444 VF with some staining at right, C73 016930 GVF or better, C40 279628 about UNC - UNC
£280 London Coins : A165 : Lot 219 : Ten Pounds Lion & Key (10) Hollom (2) 1964 issue B299 series A05 365738 GEF and A33 692875 GVF b... London Coins : A165 : Lot 219 : Ten Pounds Lion & Key (10) Hollom (2) 1964 issue B299 series A05 365738 GEF and A33 692875 GVF b...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Lion & Key FIRST & LAST B299 Brown issue 1964 (3) comprising FIRST RUN series A01 689571 and the second only a few numbers away A01 689580 along with LAST RUN series A40 720766 about UNC - UNC and scarce
£260 London Coins : A165 : Lot 537 : Ten Pounds Hollom Lion & Key FIRST & LAST B299 Brown issue 1964 (3) comprising  FIRST RUN se... London Coins : A165 : Lot 537 : Ten Pounds Hollom Lion & Key FIRST & LAST B299 Brown issue 1964 (3) comprising  FIRST RUN se...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s B299 issued 1964 (4) first run series A01 711617 about UNC to UNC, mid series numbers A20 497735 and 497736 and last run A40 720765 Unc
£240 London Coins : A165 : Lot 208 : Ten Pounds Hollom B299 issued 1964 (4) first run series A01 711617 about UNC to UNC, mid series cons... London Coins : A165 : Lot 208 : Ten Pounds Hollom B299 issued 1964 (4) first run series A01 711617 about UNC to UNC, mid series cons...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Lion & Key B299 Brown issue 1964 (2) a pair FIRST RUN series A01 215360 & A01 215361 about UNC
£200 London Coins : A165 : Lot 95 : Ten Pounds Hollom Lion & Key B299 Brown issue 1964 (2) a consecutive pair FIRST RUN series A01 2... London Coins : A165 : Lot 95 : Ten Pounds Hollom Lion & Key B299 Brown issue 1964 (2) a consecutive pair FIRST RUN series A01 2...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Lion & Key , B299 Brown issued 1964, last run later series A40 832798, about UNC and scarce and desirable in this high grade, designed by Reynolds Stone CBE, RDI and printed by Works, Debden, on banknote paper manufactured by Portals Ltd.
£160 London Coins : A165 : Lot 408 : Ten Pounds Lion & Key Hollom, B299 Brown issued 1964, last run later series A40 832798, about UN... London Coins : A165 : Lot 408 : Ten Pounds Lion & Key Hollom, B299 Brown issued 1964, last run later series A40 832798, about UN...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s Lion & Key B299 Brown issue 1964 first run A01 602863 UNC
£110 London Coins : A165 : Lot 407 : Ten Pounds Hollom Lion & Key B299 Brown issue 1964 first run A01 602863 UNC London Coins : A165 : Lot 407 : Ten Pounds Hollom Lion & Key B299 Brown issue 1964 first run A01 602863 UNC

Auction 165
English Banknotes (12) comprising (1) s Lion & Key B299 issued 1964, series A32 449570, Fine with pinholes and inked numerals, (2) s QE2 pictorial & The Duke Of Wellington, B336 "L" Reverse issue 1973, series AU73 328042, GEF and Ten Pounds Lion & Key, B326 issued 1971, series C36 986665, GVF, Page (4) QE2 pictorial & Sir Isaac , B341 "W" Reverse issue 1981, series DX06 022799, GVF, Five Pounds QE2 pictorial & The , B343 "L" Reverse issue 1980, series DU26 579706, about UNC and Ten Pounds (2) QE2 Pictorial & , B346 issued 1980, a near number pair W61 583409 & W61 583411 both GEF, (2) Five Pounds QE2 & George , B352 Crown at top right issue 1990, series H35 730757 & B82 919588 both about UNC, and last (3) Ten Pounds (2) QE2 & Charles , a consecutively numbered pair, B366 Crown at top right issue 1992, series A39 263721 & A39 263722 both about UNC, along with s QE2 & Michael Faraday , B371 Crown top right issue 1991, series H40 826569, GVF with inked numerals
£95 London Coins : A165 : Lot 108 : Bank of England (12) comprising Hollom (1) Ten Pounds Lion & Key B299 issued 1964, series A32 44... London Coins : A165 : Lot 108 : Bank of England (12) comprising Hollom (1) Ten Pounds Lion & Key B299 issued 1964, series A32 44...

Auction 165
English Banknotes s B299 issued 1964 first run serial A01 635401, about UNC
£75 London Coins : A165 : Lot 209 : Ten Pounds Hollom B299 issued 1964 first run serial A01 635401, about UNC London Coins : A165 : Lot 209 : Ten Pounds Hollom B299 issued 1964 first run serial A01 635401, about UNC

Auction 163
English Banknotes & , Gill 20 Pounds B355 issued 1988, rare FIRST RUN series 01L 103965, (Pick380e), good Fine to about VF, Hollom 10 Pounds B299 issued 1964, FIRST RUN series A01 671798, (Pick376a), about EF, a rare pair of first run notes
£120 London Coins : A163 : Lot 1361 : Gill & Hollom, Gill 20 Pounds B355 issued 1988, rare FIRST RUN series 01L 103965, (Pick380e), go... London Coins : A163 : Lot 1361 : Gill & Hollom, Gill 20 Pounds B355 issued 1988, rare FIRST RUN series 01L 103965, (Pick380e), go...

Auction 162
English Banknotes 10 Pounds (4) plus 10 Pounds (1), Page 10 Pounds B327 (3) issued 1971, scarce REPLACEMENT notes prefixes M04, M09 & M10, about Uncirculated to EF, Page B326 issued 1971 series C10 952042, EF, Hollom B299 issued 1964 series A30 672865, about Uncirculated
£190 London Coins : A162 : Lot 146 : Page 10 Pounds (4) plus Hollom 10 Pounds (1), Page 10 Pounds B327 (3) issued 1971, scarce REPLACEMEN... London Coins : A162 : Lot 146 : Page 10 Pounds (4) plus Hollom 10 Pounds (1), Page 10 Pounds B327 (3) issued 1971, scarce REPLACEMEN...

Auction 161
English Banknotes s (16), (7) B299 issued 1964, including a pair of ly numbered notes, (3) B316 issued 1967, including a FIRST RUN note A41 927867, (6) B326 & B327 issued 1971, including two REPLACEMENT notes M10 & M11, a very high grade good EF to Uncirculated
£340 London Coins : A161 : Lot 68 : Ten Pounds (16), Hollom (7) B299 issued 1964, including a pair of consecutively numbered notes, Ffor... London Coins : A161 : Lot 68 : Ten Pounds (16), Hollom (7) B299 issued 1964, including a pair of consecutively numbered notes, Ffor...

Auction 161
English Banknotes s B299 (4), all FIRST RUN notes prefix A01 issued 1964, (Pick376a), about Uncirculated
£300 London Coins : A161 : Lot 69 : Ten Pounds Hollom B299 (4), all FIRST RUN notes prefix A01 issued 1964, (Pick376a), about Uncirculat... London Coins : A161 : Lot 69 : Ten Pounds Hollom B299 (4), all FIRST RUN notes prefix A01 issued 1964, (Pick376a), about Uncirculat...

Auction 157
English Banknotes s B299 issued 1964 first run series A01 000748 stained edges & corner wear, about EF plus a 10 shilling GVF and £1 EF
£70 London Coins : A157 : Lot 38 : Ten pounds Hollom B299 issued 1964 first run series A01 000748 stained edges & corner wear, abou... London Coins : A157 : Lot 38 : Ten pounds Hollom B299 issued 1964 first run series A01 000748 stained edges & corner wear, abou...

Auction 153
English Banknotes s (4) B326 UNC s, Ten Pounds B299 (3) VF to EF one with an inked number on the obverse, s Hollom B297 (3) VF to EF, Five Pounds (15) B312 and B314 EF to UNC, Five Pounds O'Brien B277 Fine, s Hollom B295 (66) EF to UNC, Fforde (52) B309 and B310 mostly UNC , many groups of consecutives, one note with an inked figure on the obverse, plus (12) Five Pounds (2), (10) various banks, in mixed grades, Isle of Man Fifty Pence 1969 issue Fine
£500

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