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London Coins Auction 172
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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Fiji Shilling Pound : World Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 171
World Banknotes last of the system QE2 portrait issues (3) in average VF-GVF comprising 5 s (2) Pick 51c dated 1st December 1962 series C/9 149482 , Pick 51d dated 1st September 1964 series C/11 01215, 1 Pound Pick 53c dated 1st September 1959 series C/8 36509 £100 London Coins : A171 : Lot 113 : Fiji last of the Pound system QE2 portrait issues (3) in average VF-GVF comprising 5 Shillings (2) P... London Coins : A171 : Lot 113 : Fiji last of the Pound system QE2 portrait issues (3) in average VF-GVF comprising 5 Shillings (2) P...

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 169
World Banknotes World (14) a pleasing in a small album, all in various mostly higher grades VF to about UNC - UNC and consisting of varied notes with interesting and collectable serial numbers including TRUE BINARY, RADAR, REPEATER and others. Comprising 1.000 s Pick 26 Arms issue of 1986 series H/34 568000. Papua New 2 Kina P5a ND 1981-87 signatures ToRobert & Morauta (2) with TRUE BINARY serial numbers ADK 000101 and ADK 000110. 1 Pick 70c dated 30th May 1986 with a REPEATER serial number DFJ 648648. 10 Pick 98 ND 1980 (2) serial 5a 4466666 along with BINARY-RADAR serial number 5A 4466644. 1 Dollar Pick 43b L.1974 (1984) signature F. H. Smith serial number AJ 444484. Armed Forces Special Voucher 2nd Series 1 Pound Pick M22a ND 1948 serial AA/8 972222. Pick 43e ND 1974-85 signatures Jonston & Fraser serial number LKK 922222. Pick 26 ND 2004-18 serial number C/10 786666. A pair of ' 007' last 3 digit numbers including an 5 s Pick 359 ND 2015 series 47737007 A along with 10 a Pick 54b dated 2013 series AH 2664007. Pick 117c dated 2017 with a REPEATER serial number 07E 046046. Together with Reserve Bank 2 Dollars Pick 87 ND 1988 signature Siwatibau series D/17 356666.
£40 London Coins : A169 : Lot 290 : World (14) a pleasing collection in a small album, all in various mostly higher grades VF to about U... London Coins : A169 : Lot 290 : World (14) a pleasing collection in a small album, all in various mostly higher grades VF to about U...

Auction 168
World Banknotes World (24) a vast amalgamation of early and mid 1900's examples from various countries and issuers, including a fair amount of portrait issues and all in mixed grades averaging VG - Fine to VF - GVF. Some Scarce examples include 10 s Pick 38e dated 1st January 1941 signatures Robertson, Hayward & Banting serial number B/2 148532 printer BWC. 1 Pick 58d dated 2nd January 1937 signatures Gordon & Towers variety with wide signature panels serial number Z/L 0431960. (2) 10 Shillings Pick 33 signatures Coombs & Wilson along with 1 Pick 26b signatures Armitage & McFarlane, this note with substantial grafitti. 10 Pick 77a ND 1945 block 32 Wakeno Kiyomaro & Goo shrine and Scarce with these earlier block numbers. 25 Pick 10c dated 4th December 1945 signature Nixon. signature Fleming ND 1967 (3) including 10 Shillings Pick 158d, 1 Pound Pick 159d and a 1 Dollar Pick 163a. The lot includes notes from , B.A.F (2), , , (3), Japan (2), (2), (2), , Egypt, Netherland Indies Japanese Occupation, Australia (2), , Fiji and New Zealand (3)
£85 London Coins : A168 : Lot 305 : World (24) a vast amalgamation of early and mid 1900's examples from various countries and issu... London Coins : A168 : Lot 305 : World (24) a vast amalgamation of early and mid 1900's examples from various countries and issu...

Auction 168
World Banknotes Government 10 s Pick 52d dated 1st September 1964 signatures Ritchie, Griffiths & Cruickshank serial number C/7 31301, presentable VF and an example of the last of the system issues. A very collectible note in brown on lilac and green underprint featuring a portrait of young H.M. Queen at right and Fiji's Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse. Printed by , Wilkinson & Co and watermarked with a Fijian youth's bust.
£38 London Coins : A168 : Lot 155 : Fiji Government 10 Shillings Pick 52d dated 1st September 1964 signatures Ritchie, Griffiths & C... London Coins : A168 : Lot 155 : Fiji Government 10 Shillings Pick 52d dated 1st September 1964 signatures Ritchie, Griffiths & C...

Auction 167
World Banknotes World (40) an attractive in mostly very high grades average VF-GVF - about UNC - UNC includes a few lower grades and various issuers from early 1900's to modern. Comprising portrait 1940 & 1941 issues (17) including Pick 2, Pick 3, s Pick 6 (8), 10 Cents Pick 8 (3), Pick 9a (2), Pick 10a and 1 Dollar Pick 11. Malaya & 1 Dollar Pick 8A. George VI Pick 25a usual Pinholes. (2) including 5 s QE II portrait Pick 37 and George VI portrait Pick 28a date all in italic. Anglo- Government Noot 5 s Pick 55b dated 258th May 1900. Emirate Second signature 5000 Tengas note Pick 18c 918/AH1337. Banco De Londres Y Rio De La Plata 50 s Unissued Remainder Pick S238r dated 1st January 1872. Along with 1 Dollar Pick 42d, 50 Cents Pick 42a, Pick 52b (2), 2 Dollars Pick 94c, 1 Dollar Pick 38a, Pick 17a, Pick 105a and Pick 106a, St. Helena 1 Pound Pick 9a "ANGLIAE" in motto, George VI portrait 10 Cents Pick 323, QE2 portrait 1 Cent Pick 325c and 10 Dollars Pick 182g, class="rel_search_link" href="?page=Pastresults&searchterm=Mauritius&category=2&searchtype=1" rel="tag">Mauritius Pick 31b, 5 Dollars Pick 177, World War 2 ese Occupation 5 Cents (2), Farmers Bank 1 Pick 474, Emergency 1 Rupee Pick 19 and East Caribbean 5 Dollars (4) Pick 31d, 42k& 42L (2) along with 10 Dollars Pick 43. A very interesting and desirable group
£260

Auction 166
World Banknotes (10) in mixed grades comprising Fiji Government Administration 1937-1951 King portrait issues (3) 5 s Pick 37g dated 1st January 1946 signatures Robertson, Banting and Hayward serial number B/4 151287 and the note in blue on brown and blue underprint featuring King George VI facing 3/4 left and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse. 10 Shillings Pick 38k dated 1st June 1951 and last date of issue signatures Taylor, Donovan and Smith serial number B/5 162141 and the note in brown on blue underprint featuring King George VI facing 3/4 left and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse. 1 Pick 40d dated 1st August 1949 signatures Taylor, Banting and Smith serial number B/4 174876 and the note in green on red underprint featuring a portrait of King George VI now facing forward and Coat of Arms at upper centre. Fiji Government 1942 World War II Emergency Shillings issues (3) 1 Pick 47a dated 1st July 1942 serial number P/1 039396 signatures Robertson, Martin and Banting and this black on green underprint featuring a holed Penny coin at lower right and Coat of Arms in the underprint and the reverse with a guilloche panel and the reverse of the Penny Coin dated 1942. This note although it was nothing of value at the time was a source of amusement for the n GI's that were in Fiji, because it featured a holed Penny on the note and they thought of a penny in very different terms. Being low value and paper many of the GI's sent them back to their families with their letters home. 1 Shilling Pick 49b dated 1st September 1942 Block letter B 5-digit serial number 00798 signatures Robertson, Banting & Martin and partial watermark "Gowen EXTRA STRONG". Pick 50a dated 1st January 1942 serial number 159168 signatures Robertson, Hayward & Banting. The 1 Penny printed by Government Printer and the Shillings - Fiji Government Printer, letter press. Fiji Government British Administration H.M. Queen young portrait 1953-67 issues (3) Pick 51d dated 1st September 1964 serial number C/13 172650 signatures Richie, Griffiths & Cruickshank and the note in grey-blue on lilac underprint. 10 Shillings Pick 52e dated 1st October 1965 signatures Richie, Griffiths & Cruickshank (2) close serial numbers C/9 84561 & C/9 84580. The notes in brown on pink, yellow and green underprint. Government of Fiji Ad-Interim Currency Board Pick 64a ND 1971 serial number A/2 690284 signature Wesley Barret titled Chairman Currency Board and the note in blue-green on multicolour featuring H.M. II at right and Coat of Arms at upper centre on obverse and Thatched bure (house) and coconut Palm trees on reverse.
£160

Auction 160
World Banknotes & World, Commonwealth in an album (163), , n Currency Board, , Southern , Rhodesia & , Rhodesia, , St. Helena, , , , , , , , Malaya & , , British , , British Caribbean, Eastern Caribbean, & . 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 Bank of , 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 159
World Banknotes (7), (1) & 1 Dollar (4) issued 1974 signed Barnes & Earland, (Pick73c & Pick71b), 10 s dated 1st October 1965 & 1 dated 1st January 1967, (Pick52e & Pick53i), first 6 are EF or about and the last 2 Fine
£110 London Coins : A159 : Lot 1676 : Fiji (7), 5 Dollars (1) & 1 Dollar (4) issued 1974 signed Barnes & Earland, (Pick73c & P... London Coins : A159 : Lot 1676 : Fiji (7), 5 Dollars (1) & 1 Dollar (4) issued 1974 signed Barnes & Earland, (Pick73c & P...

Auction 156
World Banknotes World a mixed group (10) $1 dated 1976 series A/3 394598, Pick33c, cleaned & pressed VF, Pick 51 C/10 98005 VF pressed, currency 50 Pfennig Oranienburg, a collector's replica, VF, Indies 10 1938 Pick 79c EF pressed, Netherlands 10 Gulden 1953 Pick 85 About UNC, with one fold, 10000 Reis issued 1826 (old date 1799), revalidation series with Don red , Pick28, centre split and old tape on reverse, good Fine, 5 s unissued remainder Capetown, Barry & Nephews 185x EF, (3) 100 Franken Large Format 1971 issue, signatures type 42, Pick 49, 1973 issue Pick 45, 5 Franken 1951 Pick 11o VF to EF
£260 London Coins : A156 : Lot 447 : World a mixed group (10) Belize $1 dated 1976 series A/3 394598, Pick33c, cleaned & pressed VF, ... London Coins : A156 : Lot 447 : World a mixed group (10) Belize $1 dated 1976 series A/3 394598, Pick33c, cleaned & pressed VF, ...

Auction 151
World Banknotes (4) 5 s dated 1942 Pick37e and 1951 Pick37k, QE2 1957 first series C/1, Pick51a and £1 dated 1965 series C/18, Pick53h, average Fine
£85 London Coins : A151 : Lot 307 : Fiji (4) 5 shillings KGVI dated 1942 Pick37e and 1951 Pick37k, QE2 5 shillings 1957 first series C/1... London Coins : A151 : Lot 307 : Fiji (4) 5 shillings KGVI dated 1942 Pick37e and 1951 Pick37k, QE2 5 shillings 1957 first series C/1...

Auction 135
World Banknotes 10 Pick6 and 1/4 Pick7 Law 1951 both GEF plus assorted world notes (19) includes 5 s 1957 Fine, Pick58a GVF and various issues
£60 London Coins : A135 : Lot 611 : Libya 10 piastres Pick6 and 1/4 pound Pick7 Law 1951 both GEF plus assorted world notes (19) include... London Coins : A135 : Lot 611 : Libya 10 piastres Pick6 and 1/4 pound Pick7 Law 1951 both GEF plus assorted world notes (19) include...

Auction 125
World Banknotes (3) all portrait, 5 s 1942 Pick37e, 10 shillings 1940 Pick38c and £1 1951 Pick40f, VG to Fine
£70

Auction 120
World Banknotes QE2 group (9) 5 s (3) dated 1964 & 1965 (2) Pick51d and Pick51e VF to EF, 10 shillings 1961, 1964 & 1965 Pick52b, 52d & 52e Fine-good Fine, £1 dated 1961 Pick53d GVF, $20 Pick75b Fine and $1 1987 Pick86a UNC, most earlier issues cleaned & pre
£80

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