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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
London Coins Auction 174
4th - 5th September 2021

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Auction 171
World Banknotes Dominion of Canada 1 Pick 24Aa (DC-13b) dated 31st March 1898 series H number 427638 check letter A signature of Deputy Receiver General J.M. Courtney the left with a manuscript counter signature of one of the many women employed by the Finance Department who were hired for this purpose, variety with wording "ONE" bent outwards at left and right centre reverse, VG - about Fine and Exceptionally scarce note. Black on brownish underprint displaying an illustration of a busy log river drive scene flanked by the portraits Countess and Earl of Aberdeen (Governor General). The reverse in green with guilloche panels and an illustration of the Parliament Buildings, view from front gate to the Centre block. These notes were printed in sheets of four with the same sheet number printed on each note. Printed by the n Banknote Company, Ottawa. £55 London Coins : A171 : Lot 91 : Canada Dominion of Canada 1 Dollar Pick 24Aa (DC-13b) dated 31st March 1898 series H number 427638 c... London Coins : A171 : Lot 91 : Canada Dominion of Canada 1 Dollar Pick 24Aa (DC-13b) dated 31st March 1898 series H number 427638 c...

Auction 170
World Banknotes The Bank of Upper Canada, York () Pick S2037 (Charlton Unlisted) dated 1st January 1861 Number 43552, a manuscript signature at lower centre right and with no observable , in a holder graded VF 20 this is a fabulous example of this Exceptionally Rare note. A collaboration of engraving by Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson, New-York on plate patented 30th June 1857 and printed by the n Bank Note Company is the result of this fabulous note in black on green underprint featuring a young portrait of Queen at lower left, seated Britannia with trident and shield with the crest of Upper Canada at right, and at upper centre 2 Allegorical female figures symbolizing Upper and Lower Canada, which united in 1841, and a Lion and a , possibly representing , and 3 crests in the middle. The 3 crests as follows - lower left and right depict the arms of the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada and the top - surmounted by a , shows the badge of The Order of the Garter, a clear reference to the monarchy. Below the whole allegory is a plinth carrying the words "VICT...TTANNIARM RE DEF"-Victoria, Queen of the Britons, Defender of the Faith. The reverse with an ornate panel and value at centre. An excellent example from one of the first Canadian Banks to issue their own banknotes following the success and the provided model of the Bank of , the very first Bank to issue any banknotes in Canada just following its establishment in 1817, and which in turn was itself following the model of the First Bank of the established in 1791 by Alexander Hamilton, the first U.S. secretary of the . Also, one of the most influential early banks which ended up in a "Bang" in 1866 after having setup close relationships with the government from the moment of its establishment. The first significant bank failure in Canadian history, with its shareholders losing all their capital, which at a time had amounted up to over three million dollars and the government losing another million dollars. Banknotes at the time represented the principal liability of a bank and were redeemable in specie, upon demand. The issue of banknotes was well received by the public and became the principal means of payment along with the fact that they helped mitigate the problems that were associated with having a vast range of foreign coins circulating with different ratings. This note is a bit of an outlier as although featuring Royal portraits and images to relate to Great Britain, the Bank chose to use dollars as their denomination in contrast to others circulating in , , , and that were typically denominated in s, s, and Pence. Online research could not find any of this denomination offered in recent times, with only a few of the lower denominations in similar grades that were so keenly sought after they ended up in the 4 figure range, and the only example that occured is currently in the of the Bank of Canada Museum and these early issues are very unlikely to be seen in much higher grades, infect the current SCWPM prices them only up to the VF grade. Such an early Rarity, especially in issued format, is certainly a 'tasty' find for any serious collector and will most certainly serve as an absolute treasure in their collection. According to an official publication of the Canadian Paper Money Society Journal Volume 50, Number 143 of December 2014 this denomination was ordered May 1861 in Sheet Numbers 34001 - 44000 and October 1861 in Sheet Numbers 44001 - 49000 and was in a total of only 60000 notes
£7,500 London Coins : A170 : Lot 144 : Canada The Bank of Upper Canada, York (Toronto) 10 Dollars Pick S2037 (Charlton Unlisted) dated 1st ... London Coins : A170 : Lot 144 : Canada The Bank of Upper Canada, York (Toronto) 10 Dollars Pick S2037 (Charlton Unlisted) dated 1st ...

Auction 170
World Banknotes World (211) a vast in an album ranging from VG to UNC and includes many and different examples from numerous countries and from different periods from 1920's and World War II period 1940's to modern. A few Scarce and more collectible notes include a Bank of 20 s B351 prefix 73C and a Brixton 1 Pound. An interesting early issue Pick 71b dated 19th May 1924 block Y.2802 series 447 signatures Moyse & Penalva. Bank of 1 Pound Pick 96a (PMS BA98a; BY SC104) first date and prefix 4th January 1945 series A 0351859, worn but Scarce. / Frank = 10 Belgas / Belga Pick 106 dated 29th November 1944 series 5647J0460. an example of the very first banknotes issued and circulated in the country - / Pick 1a 1967. A Dominion of Pick 11c 1923. 5 s Pick 51d 1st September 1964 series C/12 142551. A selection of various French issues circa 1960's to modern including some very sought after examples as the 5 Francs "Pasteur" Pick 146a (Fayette F61.4) LAST date for signature type Tondu / Gargam / Morant dated 4th November 1966 block L.46 08696. 50 Francs Pick 148d (Fayette F64.28) LAST date for signature type Bouchet / Vergnes / Morant dated 3rd October 1974 block X.256 77027, also examples of the 1999 issues 50, 100 and 200 (2) Francs, a selection of Delacroix (8) with various dates and wording value with lines at upper left - 1984, 1985, 1986 and 1987 along with other various French examples. Also, 100 Francs Pick 32 ND 1957 along with a 100 Francs Pick 2a 23rd April 1959 no Code Letter. A Promotional set of the Jason Islands Len Hill notes and 1, 5, 10 and , used to support the Birdland Zoo Gardens in Great Britain in the late 1970s. A RARE Bank of Libya Pick 26 Law No. 4 of 5th February 1963 series 4 B/6 473591, an always sought after note. Pick 44a, an n printing. (2) 10 Liri Pick 47 and 20 Liri Pick 48. A modern 100 Krona P65a 2002, a higher denomination. Also includes other issues from , , , , , , , Brasil, , , , , and many others. A very attractive lot
£260

Auction 170
World Banknotes Dominion of Canada 1 Pick 24Ab (DC-13c) Fine and Scarce variety with vertically printed word "ONE" at left and right on reverse curves outward, away from the centre of the note, at the centre of the word, dated 31st March 1898 left counter-signature manuscript and slightly faded, right signature Boville printed, plate D, series P and a collectible REPEATER number 703703, and well preserved for its age. The obverse in black on light brown with a busy log drive scene on a Canadian river flanked by portraits of Countess of Aberdeen at left and Earl of Aberdeen at right. The reverse in green with guilloche panels and an illustration of the Parliament building, Ottawa with a view from the front Gate to the Centre Block. Printed by the n Banknote Company, Ottawa in sheets of four notes with the check/plate letters A, B, C and D. The left signature varies and is manuscript entered by one of the many women employed by the Finance Department with exactly this purpose. Ishbel Maria Hamilton-Gordon, Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair, GBE (1857-1939) was a author, philanthropist, and an advocate of women's interests. As the wife of John Hamilton-Gordon (who's portrait is at right), 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, she was viceregal consort of Canada from 1893 to 1898 and of from 1906-1915. John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, KT, KP, GCMG, GCVO, PC (1847-1934) known as The 7th Earl of Aberdeen from 1870 to 1916, was a Scottish politician. Born in Edinburgh, Lord Aberdeen held office in several countries, serving twice as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1886; 1905–1915) and serving from 1893 to 1898 as the seventh Governor General of Canada.
£140 London Coins : A170 : Lot 143 : Canada Dominion of Canada 1 Dollar Pick 24Ab (DC-13c)  Fine and Scarce variety with vertically print... London Coins : A170 : Lot 143 : Canada Dominion of Canada 1 Dollar Pick 24Ab (DC-13c)  Fine and Scarce variety with vertically print...

Auction 170
World Banknotes Dominion of Canada 1 Pick 18a (DC-8e) variety with value numerals in the corners dated 1st June 1878 Payable at blue serial number 255590 plate B manuscript signature at left Taylor and printed signature Harrington at right, about VG. Black on green underprint featuring a portrait of Countess of Dufferin on obverse and seal of Queen on reverse. Printed by the n Banknote Company, Montreal. Hariot Georgina Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava VA CI DBE (1843 - 1936) was a British peeress and the great-granddaughter of both d Irishmen patriot and hero Archibald Hamilton Rowan as well as the political writer, activist, and Irish nationalist General George Cockburn. She was known for her success in the role of "diplomatic wife", and for leading an initiative to improve medical care for women in British . For an example with red serial number and payable at see next lot
£90 London Coins : A170 : Lot 142 : Canada Dominion of Canada 1 Dollar Pick 18a (DC-8e) variety with value numerals in the corners dated... London Coins : A170 : Lot 142 : Canada Dominion of Canada 1 Dollar Pick 18a (DC-8e) variety with value numerals in the corners dated...

Auction 169
World Banknotes (Lower) Champlain & St. Lawrence Railroad denomination set of 3 unissued remainders all dated , 1st August 1837 and side A (3) generally about EF - EF and Scarce comprising 7 Pence 1/2 = 15 Sous, this with a 20mm uneven tear at top margin. A 15 Pence = 30 Sous. And the Half a = 2 s = 3 Francs. Each note uniface with a different vignette of a passenger steam train at centre and all feature the reverse of different Latin-n coin as follows - the 7 Pence 1/2 Penny has the 1 Real MO, the 15 Pence - 2 Reals LIMAE and the 1/2 Dollar - a n 4 Reals PTS. These notes were issued in sheets of six with side B on the left and the side A on the right. An interesting historical fact is that the Champlain and St. Lawrence Railroad was the first public railroad in Canada and one of the first railways in North America as we now understand the term, although the country had several tram-roads earlier - at least 2, and it was the first to use steam locomotives with a 14 miles of railway in operation, with the first steam locomotive used at the official opening of the railroad on July 21st 1836.
£90 London Coins : A169 : Lot 127 : Canada (Lower) Champlain & St. Lawrence Railroad denomination set of 3 unissued remainders all d... London Coins : A169 : Lot 127 : Canada (Lower) Champlain & St. Lawrence Railroad denomination set of 3 unissued remainders all d...

Auction 168
World Banknotes World circa late 1800's early 1900's onwards (139) a vast amalgamation of various issuers and denominations and all in average good Fine - VF and above mostly an, , and US including modern star replacments, Africa, , Middle and including some World War I and II Occupation and examples, Armed Forces, Kingdom Assignats, British s and Postal orders and includes a Contemporary modern US states copy. Including some Exceptionally Rare and always collectible notes as the Strait Settlements very sought after issues with signature Rex Curall and dated 1st January 1935 (2) including 1 Dollar Pick 16b series J/91 68507 along with a very scarce Pick 17b series B/66 96209. Government George V portrait 1 Dollar Pick 311 ND 1935 serial number C049564, BWC printing and very sought after. Egypt Government Currency note 5 Pick 161 early dated 1st June 1918 series J/59, purple on green and orange underprint, reverse in green with ruins. Dominion of Canada 1 Dollar Pick 32a dated 17th March 1917 signature at right Boville, without printer's imprint and serial number 336978-C plate D manuscript countersigned at left, Princess Patricia Ramsey (Princess of ) on obverse. World War II German Occupation Pick 1a ND 1941 serial number 70259. 100 s Pick 10a dated 1st July 1969 series A/15 19598. Emergency World War I Interim-Banknote Pick 19 dated 1st February 1916 series N2 text "Gebucht von" at left. Thesuro Nacional (3) including 1 Pick 3b ND 1891 7A series 195A number 28152. 2 mil Reis Pick 12 Estampa 10 nuber 584249. And 5 Mil Reis Pick 18 ND 1890 Estampa 9A series 73A number 66757. Rupublic (2) including Caja de Conversión 5 Centavos Pick 209 L. 2707 of 1st August 1890 dated 1st November 1891 series B number 764949 signatures Areco & Marín. Together with Banco de Córdoba 2 s Pick S1122c dated 1st January 1888 with black Ley. 8 January 1894. 1 QE2 Annigoni's portrait Pick 29 L. 1967 (1968) the George Cross at center series A/15 048390. Government 1 Rupee red overprint "Military Administration of Burma" plate letter A Pick 25b. An interesting French provincial issued during attached to a manuscript letter of Y.M.C.A with the British Expeditionary Force On Active Service signed with initials C. H.H. dated january 1919. This lot certain to attract a significant ammount of attention from both collectors and dealers alike
£460

Auction 168
World Banknotes World (lot) mixed grades from Fine to UNC and a vast amalagamtaion of countries, issuers and dates circa early-mid 1900's to modern. Mostly from including Britain, & the Chl islands, the Caribbean and , , including , the Middle and . Some desiarable notes include a few portrait issues as 10 Centes 1940, Canada 1 1937 signatures Gordon & Towers, and others including = 20 Belgas Pick 114 dated 4 November 1944, Ethipoia 1 n Dollar ND 1945 signature Bennett, 10 Livres 1986 with a BINARY serial number 90090, The limited 1 Ppind Pick 189c dated 4th April 1945 signatures Mitchell & Young and a 1968 QE2 Annigoni's portrait prefix A/1. The lot also comes with some US Contemporary copies of currency also known as 'Buble Gum' money and some GB Fule coupons
£200

Auction 166
World Banknotes The Bank of Pick S623f dated , N.S. 2nd January 1929 series D number 1715512 in black on ochre and blue underprint featuring miners scene at lower left, Coat of Arms with and Native n at centre and Sailing ship at lower right. Printed by the Canadian Bank Note Company Limited inscribed in small script at bottom centre on obverse and reverse. About VF
£300 London Coins : A166 : Lot 152 : Canada The Bank of Nova Scotia 10 Dollars Pick S623f dated Halifax, N.S. 2nd January 1929 series D n... London Coins : A166 : Lot 152 : Canada The Bank of Nova Scotia 10 Dollars Pick S623f dated Halifax, N.S. 2nd January 1929 series D n...

Auction 128
World Banknotes Dominian of Canada 1917 issue with n Banknote Company Ottawa, signature Boville Pick 32b VF with some old ink marks
£200 London Coins : A128 : Lot 314 : Canada One Dollar Dominian of Canada 1917 issue with American Banknote Company Ottawa, signature...

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