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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Standard Reference Pick 100a : World Banknotes

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Auction 172
World Banknotes 10000 Marks 1922 Pick 70 (3) NVF, NEF and EF, 1922 Pick 71 EF, 500 Marks 1923 with green 7-digit serial numbers Pick 74b (3) EF with two constives O.6124575 and O.6124576 and O.6124579, 50,000,000 Marks 10.10.1923 Black on orange, blue and green Pick 120 Good Fine with some folds and a small tear to the left of the note, Germany - (3) Two Marks 1948 Series Pick 3a VG, One Mark 1948 series Pick 2a (2) both VG, 1000 Marks Allied Occupation 1944 issue Note P#198b Fine with some staining to the edge, along with a mixed group (16) includes (9) 5000 i 1984 Pick 203a, EF with some light folds, 1000 Drachmai (6) 1926 Pick 100a (3) all About Fine, 1972 Issue (dated 1 November 1970), Brown on multi-coloured underprint with watermark of Head of Ephebus of Anticyt in 3/4 profile Pick 198b (2) GVF and About Fine, 1987 issue, Reverse: Discus Thrower, Pick 202a GEF, 500 Drachmai (2) Reverse: Fortress overlooking Corfu Pick 201a (2) EF and GVF the second with some folds, (3) 1000 Forint 2017 (2) Pick 203a UNC (2), 200 Forint 1998 issue Pick 178a EF, (3) 500 Korun 1973 (2) Prefix U Pick 93a and Prefix W Pick 93b both about Fine and collectable, and (1) 100000 a 1993 Pick 27a A/UNC
£50 London Coins : A172 : Lot 102 : Germany 10000 Marks 1922 Pick 70 (3) NVF, NEF and EF, 1922 Pick 71 EF, 500 Marks 1923 with green 7-d... London Coins : A172 : Lot 102 : Germany 10000 Marks 1922 Pick 70 (3) NVF, NEF and EF, 1922 Pick 71 EF, 500 Marks 1923 with green 7-d...

Auction 170
World Banknotes Indies Ministry of Finance / sche Bank MUNTBILJET - Small Change State Notes 1919-20 (3) a scarce early denomination set of the very first issues of these notes consisting of the very seldom seen Queen Wilhelmina portrait issues (2) both with the variety with the left signatures and title in the including the Pick 100a dated Batavia, 28th November 1919 serial number EW 068268, a pleasing VF - GVF. Along with the Pick 101a dated Batavia, 20th January 1920 serial number JK 066587, presentable aVF to VF. Both printed by the n Banknote Company and displaying that characteristic design look for their printing style of that period, very similar to their other prints as some of the Dominion of issues from the early 1900's. Both notes feature a large portrait of Queen Wilhelmina at the centre obverse and the Netherlands Coat of Arms at centre reverse. The 1 Gulden with a classic black/grey look on obverse with a blue reverse, and the 2 1/2 Gulden with a dark olive-green obverse and a brown reverse. The lot also includes a 1/2 Gulden Pick 102 dated Batavia January 1920 serial number FZ 13922, VG this note of the second issues now printed locally by Topographische Inrichting, Batavia (Jakarta). These small denomination notes were authorised for issue due to the short supply of metal after World War I with denominations below until a series of Exclusive Rights were brought to an end in 1922, with De Javasche Bank Act, and the bank's capital was increased by 50% to 9 million gulden which resulted in the bank being prohibited from issuing notes of less than 5 gulden, and all banknote designs were to be officially published. The same metal issue also arose later during World War 2 in the 1940's and some small denominations were issued again along with the of the ese forces who also introduced their own Gulden Occupation currency.
£320 London Coins : A170 : Lot 228 : Netherlands Indies Ministry of Finance / Javasche Bank MUNTBILJET - Small Change State Notes 1919-20... London Coins : A170 : Lot 228 : Netherlands Indies Ministry of Finance / Javasche Bank MUNTBILJET - Small Change State Notes 1919-20...

Auction 170
World Banknotes including a French example (8) a mixed group averaging Good/VF to VF and includes a Scarce and very pleasing example of the unusual denomination 300 Francs & Type 1938 Pick 87 (Fayette F29.3) signatures Rousseau & Favre-y block X number 0827074, this in VF with no observable pinholes. Also, an alluring large-sized Luc Oliver Merson dated 18th July 1928 serial number block V.2602 number 932 serial number 065045932 signatures Platet & Strohl. Accompanied by a Violet Type 1917 Pick 72d (Fayette F3.12). (3) consisting of the Mineur Type 1941 Pick 99e (2) Fayette F8.17 dated 9th January 1947 last date for signature pair Rousseau & Favre-Gilly along with Fayette F8.16 dated 19 December 1946 signature pair Rousseau & Favre-Gilly. Along with the Minerve Type 1915 Pick 73d (Fayette F6.14) dated 18th December 1930. And a Pecheur Type 1942 Pick 100a (Fayette F13.5) dated 28th January 1943. The lot also includes the not so common 1 Franc Pick 3 Law of 29th December 1919 serial number 52625 Series B, handwritten signatures slightly faded in blue at left for Secretary and in black at right for President, n print by Halpin Lithograph Company, on .
£180

Auction 170
World Banknotes - South East (25) a mostly high grade group about UNC - UNC and including various and all different denominations and issuers. Consisting of 10 Kyats Pick 58 ND 1973. 100 Kyats Pick 74b ND 1996 segmented srity thread. (3) including an interesting 100 Riels Pick 13b ND 1956-72 and without the print's imprint. 100 Riels Pick 15b ND 1973-75 not issued. And a 50 Riels Pick 35 1992. 50000 Rupiah Pick 136a 1995. s (6) containing some supposedly prefixes DA, EA and AQ amongst 10 Kip Pick 27 ND1997. 20 Kip Pick 28 ND 1997. Pick 29 ND 1997. 100 Kip Pick 30 ND 1979. 1000 Kip Pick 32Aa ND 1998. And 2000 Kip Pick 33 ND 1997. Pick 19a ND 1981-83. (2) Pick 22 ND 1974-91 and Pick 30b ND 1985-2000 serial number 20mm variety signature Ganesh Bahadur Thapa. 5 s Pick 135e ND 1949-69 signatures Macapagal & Castillo. 1 Pick 9 ND 1976. small denomination set of the Heritage series all dated 1995 (3) Pick 108a, 20 Rupees Pick 109a and Pick 110a. 10 s (2) the regular issue Pick 87 ND 1980 along with the Commemorative 120th Anniversary of Ministry of Finance BE2418 - BE 2538 (1875-1995) wit Commemorative on lower front margin Pick 98 BE 2538 (1995). Together with (3) Pick 105a 1991 small digits serial. 200 Dong Pick 100a 1987. And 500 Dong Pick 101a 1988 small digits serial number.
£34 London Coins : A170 : Lot 126 : Asia - South East (25) a mostly high grade group about UNC - UNC and including various and all diffe... London Coins : A170 : Lot 126 : Asia - South East (25) a mostly high grade group about UNC - UNC and including various and all diffe...

Auction 166
World Banknotes (11) in mostly very high grades including about UNC - UNC comprising 1 s (7) including Pick 100a (BY SC106a, PMS BA99a) dated 2nd March 1955 signatures Elphinstone & Watson series B0385499. Pick 100b (BY SC106b, PMS BA99b) dated 10th September 1956 signatures Craig & Watson series J0500780. Pick 100c (BY SC106, PMS BA99c) signatures Bilsland and Watson (2) dated 1st October 1957 series P0831811 & LAST prefix before fractional for this type Z0470733. Pick 102a (BY SC107a, PMS BA100c) dated 11th February 1964 signatures Bilsland & Watson series A/G 0513225. Pick 105a (BY SC107b, PMS BA 100c) dated 1st June 1966 signatures Polwarth & Letham series A/Q 0941053. Pick 105b (BY SC107c, PMS BA100f) dated 3rd March 1967 series signatures Polward & Letham series B/A 0373816. (4) including Pick 106a (BY SC119a, PMS BA106b) dated 25th September 1961 signatures Bilsland & Watson and FIRST series for this type now with solid 5 Pound symbols series 3/H 8355. Pick 103a (BY SC118, PMS BA 106a) dated 55nd September 1961 signatures Bilsland & Watson LAST series for this type with hollow 5 Pound symbols serial number 8/G 2504. Pick 106b (BY SC119b, PMS BA106d) dated 8th March 1966 series F 351438. Pick 106c (BY SC119c, PMS BA106e) dated 1st February 1967 signatures Polwarth & Letham series G469532.
£240 London Coins : A166 : Lot 403 : Scotland Bank of Scotland (11) in mostly very high grades including about UNC - UNC comprising 1 Pou... London Coins : A166 : Lot 403 : Scotland Bank of Scotland (11) in mostly very high grades including about UNC - UNC comprising 1 Pou...

Auction 166
World Banknotes World (28) & a mixed group of early and more modern issues in various grades VG - UNC comprising Iraq (17) 25 s Pick 74b (11), 2 Pick 73, 50 Dinars Pick 75, 100 Dinars Pick 84a (3), 250 Dinars Pick 85a. Iran (11) Pick 32Aa without stamp, 10 Rials Pick 33a with inked lettering, 10 Rials Pick 33Aa without stamp on reverse and with signs of tape removal, Pick 34A Arabic serial with stamp on reverse and inked lettering, 20 Rials Pick 100a, 50 Rials Pick 97 "2500th Anniversary of the n ", 100 Rials Pick 86b, 200 Rials Pick 81, 200 Rials Pick 92c, 5 Rials Pick 39 and 100 Rials Pick 50
£220 London Coins : A166 : Lot 485 : World (28) Iran & Iraq a mixed group of early and more modern issues in various grades VG - UNC ... London Coins : A166 : Lot 485 : World (28) Iran & Iraq a mixed group of early and more modern issues in various grades VG - UNC ...

Auction 166
World Banknotes Banque De France issues (25) in mixed grades includes some higher EF to about UNC comprising also known as "Berger" amongst collectors (7) Pick 98a (6) dates & series as follows 5th April 1945 - M.129 88036, 5th August 1943 (2) - O.59 76920 & S.56 07926, 25th November 1943 (3) - L.94 31148, N.93 37377 & S.75 40964 and along with Pick 98b dated 30th October 1947 series Z.14672199. Pick 99e dated 26th September 1946 (2) series E.117 64235 & R.117 50283. (7) including Pick 100a (4) dates and series as follows 5th November 1942 - S.52 65126, 15th April 1943 (2) - N.84 95709 & T.81 93625, 7th October 1943 - H.103 16463 and 17th May 1944 - M.123 15944 along with Pick 100b dated 5th July 1945 (2) series Y.149 60587 and H.145 76748. (2) including Pick 127a dated 16th May 1946 series X.20 94726 and Pick 127c dated 1st February 1951 series T.175 90586. (3) Pick 128a dated 21st November 1946 series N.150 81749, Pick 128d (2) dated 2nd January 1953 series E.512 94118 and 3rd April 1952 series N.459 79703. Pick 129a dated 7th February 1946 series K.62 85455. also known as "Minerve et Hercule" amongst French collectors (4) including Pick 130a (3) dated 28th June 1945 series T.63 56815 and 21st February 1946 series Z.208 14410, Pick 130b (2) dated 30th June 1949 series C.567 79662 and 27th May 1948 series T.441 42846.
£200 London Coins : A166 : Lot 211 : France Banque De France issues (25) in mixed grades includes some higher EF to about UNC comprising ... London Coins : A166 : Lot 211 : France Banque De France issues (25) in mixed grades includes some higher EF to about UNC comprising ...

Auction 166
World Banknotes Regency issues dated 21st November 1936 (2) comprising 50 Pesetas Pick 100a Brown on green underprint serial number J2444408 GVF along with Pick 101a Green on light green and orange underprint serial number K001535 about VG and both SCarce issues
£85 London Coins : A166 : Lot 445 : Spain Regency issues dated 21st November 1936 (2) comprising 50 Pesetas Pick 100a Brown on green und... London Coins : A166 : Lot 445 : Spain Regency issues dated 21st November 1936 (2) comprising 50 Pesetas Pick 100a Brown on green und...

Auction 166
World Banknotes , & (29) in mixed mostly high grades GEF to UNC with the usual pinholes on the India notes. Comprising s Pick 76c Plate letter B (4) constively numbered set E73 599404 - E73 599408. Pick 69a signature L. K. Jha (5) a ly numbered set H/34 171814 - H/34 171818. Pick 84j plate Plate letter C signature: C. Rangarajan (10) all prefix 3KA including a consecutively numbered run of 7. Cuba 5 s Pick 92a (5). Iran 20 s Pick 100a (5) a consecutively numbered set 2/512660 - 2/512664.
£55 London Coins : A166 : Lot 281 : India, Cuba & Iran (29) in mixed mostly high grades GEF to UNC with the usual pinholes on the In... London Coins : A166 : Lot 281 : India, Cuba & Iran (29) in mixed mostly high grades GEF to UNC with the usual pinholes on the In...

Auction 165
World Banknotes (8) average Fine to VF includes Nouveaux Pick 142a dated 02.07.1959 series A.27 10115 multicolour cardinal Richelieu at right, fresh and presentable. Pick 100a dated 17.05.1944 series K.132 07960 red and multicolour Breton man at right, original and fresh. 20 Francs Pick 92b dated 18.09.1941 series P.5984 781 blue on multicolour underprint Alegories of Science and Labour at right. Pick 85b dated 22.06.1939 series C.10504 707 and park of Versailles at left. 50 Francs Pick 80b dated 12.10.1933 series S.14421 366 brown blue and multicolour 2 s at upper centre. Pick 128d series W.537 20865 brown red and multicolour, fresh and presentable. 300 Francs Pick 87a ND 1938 series L. 0971853 brown and multicolour Ceres at left, Scarcer note. Pick 129c dated 03.07.1952 series T.111 24906 purple and multicolour.
£85 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1204 : France (8) average Fine to VF includes 10 Francs Nouveaux Pick 142a dated 02.07.1959 series A.27 101... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1204 : France (8) average Fine to VF includes 10 Francs Nouveaux Pick 142a dated 02.07.1959 series A.27 101...

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