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Currency Commission : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 170
World Banknotes (Republic) 10 s 'War Code' Letter H in blue Pick 1C (PMI LTN17, BY E068) dated 11th September 1940 series 49F 009688 signatures Joseph Brennan & James J McElligott. The note in orange on green and mauve underprint featuring portrait of Lady Hazel Lavery on obverse and the River Blackwater mask on reverse. A fresh and relatively crisp about EF - EF and scarce in higher grades especially these lower denomination which people could hardly keep aside
£180 London Coins : A170 : Lot 187 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 10 Shillings 'War Code' Letter H in blu... London Coins : A170 : Lot 187 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 10 Shillings 'War Code' Letter H in blu...

Auction 170
World Banknotes (Republic) 1 'War Code' Letter B in red Pick 2C (PMI LTN18, BY E078) dated 6th August 1941 series 01M 028624 signatures Joseph Brennan & James J McElligott. The note in green on yellow and pale violet underprint featuring portrait of Lady Hazel Lavery on obverse and the River Lee mask on reverse. Fresh and relatively crisp about EF - EF Pinholes and a scarcer note. These Emergency Tr Codes also called War Codes were identifying code letters used as srity measures as the notes continued to be printed in and then shipped to for issue.
£130 London Coins : A170 : Lot 183 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter B in red Pick... London Coins : A170 : Lot 183 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter B in red Pick...

Auction 170
World Banknotes (Republic) 10 s 'War Code' Letter K in green Pick 1C (PMI LTN17, BY E068) first date for this war code dated 7th November 1940 series 58F 095009 signatures Joseph Brennan & James J McElligott. The note in orange on green and mauve underprint featuring portrait of Lady Hazel Lavery on obverse and the River Blackwater mask on reverse. Presentable and paper still relatively crisp VF - GVF Minor marginal edge tear at upper centre and a Scarce
£110 London Coins : A170 : Lot 188 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 10 Shillings 'War Code' Letter K in gre... London Coins : A170 : Lot 188 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 10 Shillings 'War Code' Letter K in gre...

Auction 170
World Banknotes (Republic) 1 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pick 2C (PMI LTN18, BY E078) dated 7th November 1941 series 17M 072822 signatures Joseph Brennan & James J McElligott. The note in green on yellow and pale violet underprint featuring portrait of Lady Hazel Lavery on obverse and the River Lee mask on reverse. Presentable GVF Stained and a scarcer note.
£60 London Coins : A170 : Lot 184 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pi... London Coins : A170 : Lot 184 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pi...

Auction 170
World Banknotes (Republic) 1 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pick 2C (PMI LTN18, BY E078) dated 8th January 1942 series 31M 045064 signatures Joseph Brennan & James J McElligott. The note in green on yellow and pale violet underprint featuring portrait of Lady Hazel Lavery on obverse and the River Lee mask on reverse. Presentable GVF and a scarcer note.
£50 London Coins : A170 : Lot 186 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pi... London Coins : A170 : Lot 186 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pi...

Auction 170
World Banknotes (Republic) 1 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pick 2C (PMI LTN18, BY E078) dated 7th November 1941 series 33M 071021 signatures Joseph Brennan & James J McElligott. The note in green on yellow and pale violet underprint featuring portrait of Lady Hazel Lavery on obverse and the River Lee mask on reverse. Presentable GVF Stained, Pinhole and a scarcer note.
£48 London Coins : A170 : Lot 185 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pi... London Coins : A170 : Lot 185 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter P in brown Pi...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote The Pick 27 (PMI CNA2, BY E026) dated 5th January 1939 and a VERY LAST recorded prefix and higher serial number 04NK 037534 signatures Joseph Brennan & H A Russell. The note in brown on pale green and mauve underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the St. Patrick's Bridge, Cork. Printed by TDLR without imprint. VF very Minor ink cleaning on reverse but not affecting the note's general appearance. Exceptionally Rare note with the very last recorded date and prefix with records indicating that the National Bank received its last batch of these £5 notes on the 5th November 1944 and the highest number issued was 04NK 040700 (date not known)
£600 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1541 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 5 Pounds The National Bank Pick 27 (PMI... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1541 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 5 Pounds The National Bank Pick 27 (PMI...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote 1 The Bank of Ireland First Issue Pick 8a (PMI CBI1, BY E001) dated 7th July 1938 series 82BA 057665 signatures Joseph Brennan & Joseph A Gargan. The note in green on pale orange and purple underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the Customs House in . Printed by TDLR without imprint. A fresh and relatively crisp GVF - approaching about EF and Exceptionally Rare
£340 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1533 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Bank of Ireland First Issue... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1533 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Bank of Ireland First Issue...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote 1 The Bank of Ireland Third Issue Pick 38c (PMI CPB8, BY E037) dated 7th March 1939 and series 19PA 075590 signatures Joseph Brennan & G A Kennedy. The note in green on pale orange and purple underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the Customs House in . Printed by TDLR without imprint. A fresh and relatively crisp about EF and an Exceptionally Rare note
£310 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1538 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Provincial Bank of Ireland ... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1538 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Provincial Bank of Ireland ...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote 1 The Bank of Ireland Second Issue Pick 8b (PMI CBI7, BY E002) last recorded date for this type 3rd July 1939 series 07BB 092897 signatures Joseph Brennan & H J Johnston. The note in green on pale orange and purple underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the Customs House in . Printed by TDLR without imprint. A fresh and very crisp GEF minor attempt of cleaning inked graffiti on centre right obverse but this not affecting the notes general appearance and these notes Exceptionally Rare and seldom seen in these high grades
£280 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1534 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Bank of Ireland Second Issu... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1534 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Bank of Ireland Second Issu...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote 1 The Royal Bank of Ireland Second Issue Pick 44b (PMI CRB7, BY E047) dated 1st July 1935 serial number 18RA 058700 signatures Joseph Brennan & David R Mack. The note in green on pale orange and purple underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the Customs House in . Printed by TDLR without imprint. A presentable VF Minor marginal rust but not affecting this Exceptionally Rare note's appearance
£260 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1540 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Royal Bank of Ireland Secon... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1540 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Royal Bank of Ireland Secon...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote 1 The Bank of Ireland First Issue Pick 38a (PMI CPB1, BY E036) dated 10th June 1929 series 04PA 079203 signatures Joseph Brennan & Hume Robertson. The note in green on pale orange and purple underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the Customs House in . Printed by TDLR without imprint. Presentable and paper still retaining relative crispiness VF Pinholes and an Exceptionally Rare early dated First issue note certain to attract any serious collector
£220 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1537 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Provincial Bank of Ireland ... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1537 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Provincial Bank of Ireland ...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote 1 The Bank of Ireland Third Issue Pick 38c (PMI CPB8, BY E037) dated 8th April 1938 series 16PA 040544 signatures Joseph Brennan & G A Kennedy. The note in green on pale orange and purple underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the Customs House in . Printed by TDLR without imprint. Presentable VF and an Exceptionally Rare note
£190 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1539 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Provincial Bank of Ireland ... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1539 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The Provincial Bank of Ireland ...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) Consolidated Banknote 1 The Only issue Pick 26 (PMI CNA1, BY E025) dated 14th February 1935 serial number 20NA 032484 signatures Joseph Brennan & H A Russel. The note in green on pale orange and purple underprint with the obverse featuring a (also the common name for these notes amongst collectors) with horses. The reverse displays an illustration of the Customs House in . Printed by TDLR without imprint. VF or near so with a small marginal piece missing at upper centre left margin and an Exceptionally Rare note with a 14/2/35 date
£160 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1536 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The National Bank Only issue Pi... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1536 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Consolidated Banknote 1 Pound The National Bank Only issue Pi...

Auction 167
World Banknotes (Republic) 1 'War Code' Letter T in purple Pick 2C (PMI LTN18, BY E078) FIRST date for this type 14th March 1941 and last prefix for date series 54L 036489 signatures Joseph Brennan & James J McElligott. The note in green on yellow and pale violet underprint featuring portrait of Lady Hazel Lavery on obverse and the River Lee mask on reverse. A fresh and relatively crisp GEF few very minor marginal stains but very attractive and exceptionally rare and sought after in these high grades
£95 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1546 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter T in purple P... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1546 : Ireland (Republic) Currency Commission Lady Lavery 1 Pound 'War Code' Letter T in purple P...

Auction 161
World Banknotes 10 s dated 7th November 1941 series 12V 057575, war time code letter E in circle, at left, (Pick4C), pressed good VF
£160 London Coins : A161 : Lot 322 : Ireland Currency Commission 10 Shillings dated 7th November 1941 series 12V 057575, war time code le... London Coins : A161 : Lot 322 : Ireland Currency Commission 10 Shillings dated 7th November 1941 series 12V 057575, war time code le...

Auction 158
World Banknotes £5 dated 8-10-38 for The & Bank Limited, series 03MK 045630 signed Brennan/Hosford, Pick21b (CML8), pinholes & border tear at bottom right, Fine
£380 London Coins : A158 : Lot 324 : Ireland Currency Commission Ploughman £5 dated 8-10-38 for The Munster & Leinster Bank Lim... London Coins : A158 : Lot 324 : Ireland Currency Commission Ploughman £5 dated 8-10-38 for The Munster & Leinster Bank Lim...

Auction 158
World Banknotes (3) 10/- dated 6.3.41 warcode K series 77F, abrasion on face Pick1C, £1 dated 28.7.41 warcode B series 99L Pick2C & £5 dated 7.8.41 warcode C series 52T Pick3C, all Fine-Fine+
£170 London Coins : A158 : Lot 323 : Ireland Currency Commission Lady Lavery (3) 10/- dated 6.3.41 warcode K series 77F, abrasion on face... London Coins : A158 : Lot 323 : Ireland Currency Commission Lady Lavery (3) 10/- dated 6.3.41 warcode K series 77F, abrasion on face...

Auction 157
World Banknotes Short snorter banknotes (4) £1 dated 6-8-41 warcode B Pick2c, 1943--this with "Short Snorters Club" written left border, 1935 and 1941, all with written annotations of locations visited such as , Morocco, Bale, etc., some RAFTC based, average Fine
£75 London Coins : A157 : Lot 250 : Short snorter banknotes WW2 (4) Ireland Currency Commission £1 dated 6-8-41 warcode B Pick2c, ...

Auction 154
World Banknotes £5 dated 7-8-41 series 52T 080694 war code C in circle, Pick3C, (Blake/Callaway LTN 19), almost VF
£156 London Coins : A154 : Lot 199 : Ireland Currency Commission Lady Lavery £5 dated 7-8-41 series 52T 080694 war code C in circle...

Auction 154
World Banknotes 10 s dated 9-4-41 series 83F 058032 war code K in circle, Pick1C, (Blake/Callaway LTN 17 ), rust marks, Fine
£58 London Coins : A154 : Lot 200 : Ireland Currency Commission Lady Lavery 10 shillings dated 9-4-41 series 83F 058032 war code K in ci... London Coins : A154 : Lot 200 : Ireland Currency Commission Lady Lavery 10 shillings dated 9-4-41 series 83F 058032 war code K in ci...

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