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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 175
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Ten Shilling Peppiatt Beale Hollom Fforde : English Banknotes

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B235 prefix J81 GVF, B236 prefix 39W EF, Peppiatt Mauve B251 X32D pressed VF, B266 Z18Z prefix EF, O'Brien B271 D73Y prefix AU, B286 1st series A95 101932 AU, B294 1st series K97 219540 AU, B294 Y17 prefix AU, B307 89R prefix EF, B310 (2) A62N and C07N AU £95 London Coins : A173 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B235 prefix J81 GVF, B236 prefix 39W EF, Peppiatt Mauve B251 X32D pressed VF,... London Coins : A173 : Lot 38 : Ten Shillings Peppiatt B235 prefix J81 GVF, B236 prefix 39W EF, Peppiatt Mauve B251 X32D pressed VF,...

Auction 173
English Banknotes s B351 30A 920589 VF, s (3) Somerset 1980 B343 Unc, 1993 B364 AC55 340643 VF, B393 HA13 092383 Unc. s (10) 1934 B238 AEF and 1948 B260 first series S63A pressed EF, 1950 B268 AU, O'Brien 1955 B273 Z76K AU and Y35J GVF, 1963 B288 Unc and B292 C60W 641908 AU, B322 EF and 1978 B337 A01 004149 first run Unc, Somerset 1981 B341 BU23 Unc. s (12) O'Brien 1955 B271 Y09X 418647 pressed VF, Hollom 1963 B295 (3) VF-Unc and B296 M28 713731 VF, 1967 B309 (3) F-Unc, B310 (3) Unc or near so. B311 replacement M79 AU. Along with First £1 Note 1797-1997 200th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Cover includes Somerset £1 CT19 176954 and a One Pound coin Unc
£95 London Coins : A173 : Lot 78 : Twenty Pounds Somerset B351 30A 920589 VF, Five Pounds (3) Somerset 1980 B343 Unc, Kentfield 1993 B3... London Coins : A173 : Lot 78 : Twenty Pounds Somerset B351 30A 920589 VF, Five Pounds (3) Somerset 1980 B343 Unc, Kentfield 1993 B3...

Auction 172
English Banknotes GB and World in an album (23) GB (10) s (5) B266, H43Z 297505 Good Fine, B294 (3) Z32 177491 VF, Z63 376508 and Z63376514 both A/UNC, B310, C95N 039129 NEF. (5) blue B249, R75H 179976 Fine, some folds, Beale B268 (2), W09B 543236 NVF with an inked number on the reverse, A55J 683904 Fine with inked text on the reverse, B337 Last run Z27 971372 UNC, B341 DW44 860550 A/UNC. Isle of Man (4) One Pound (3) undated 1983 issue Pick 38a VG, undated 1961 issue signature Garvey, prefix B, Pick 25a, Fine with some light foxing to the edges, undated 1961 issue signature Stallard Pick 25b About VF with some folds, Fifty Pence undated 1969 issue Pick 27a GVF, - s 1999 Pick 203a UNC or very near so, France - 50 Centimes undated 1918 issue Red on green underprint, Fine, Germany One Mark 1944 issue 9-digit serial number Pick 192b VF, Israel 5 Sheqalim 1978 issue Pick 44 UNC, Malaya - Japanese Occupation 1942 Ten Dollars Good Fine, China Five Yuan 1936 issue Pick 217a Near Fine with some edge damage at the right, Bulgaria 100 Leva 1951 Pick 86a Good Fine, Bohemia and Moravia 1000 Korun 1942 issue Pick 14a NEF, Croatia 5000 Kuna 1943 issue, single letter prefix Pick 14a, UNC
£55

Auction 170
English Banknotes & (78) a in an album in various grades mostly in average VF-GVF but also includes several higher grades to About UNC - UNC. Comprising the now little over a century old Treasury George V period 1 Pounds Third issue T16 (2) serial numbers including a FIRST series A/12 529939 along with D/44 205890. Along with Bank of England various cashiers and designs issues from the various periods (47) including 1 Pound B225 prefix Y75. (4) consisting of 10 Shillings First Period B236 Unthreaded prefix 82W. Along with Second Period World War II Emergency issues (3) 10 Shillings B251 prefix Z17E and 1 Pounds B249 (2) prefixes B62H and U62D. 1 Pound B268 prefix X55C. O'Brien 1 Pound B273 prefix H25K. 10 Shillings QE2 portrait B295 prefix 66C. 10 Shillings B309 (2) prefixes 78X and 93W. 1 Pounds (4) including a QE2 portrait B322 prefix DR10 along with QE2 pictorial (3) B337 (2) prefixes T71 and W71 and B339 prefix 75K. (3) including 1 Pounds QE2 pictorial B341 W reverse (5) prefixes CU80, AR11, BY64, BZ84 and DW39. Along with a 5 Pounds QE2 pictorial B343 L reverse prefix DY05. Together with a selection of 5 Pounds (27) consisting of B393 (26) prefixes HA89, HB02, HB06, HB08 (2), HB10 (2), HB11, HB14 (2), HB15 (2), HB17, HB19, HB22, HB28, HB29 (2), HB31 (2), HB36, HB37, JA63, JA67, JA69 and JA70. Along with B395 prefix HD38. The lot also comes with a small selection of world notes from various countries including China (14) Foreign Exchange Certificates - 10 Fen Pick FX1b (2), 50 Fen Pick FX2, 1 Yuans Pick FX3 (6) and 5 Yuan Pick FX4. Together with 1 Fen Pick 865, 1 Jiaos Pick 881a (2) and 5 Yuan Pick 886. Belgium (2) 20 Francs Pick 138 and 100 Francs Pick 140. India 10 Rupees Pick 81. South Africa 20 Rand Pick 121c (2). Indonesia (3) 100 Rupiah 1977 Pick 116, 500 Rupiah 1977 Pick 117 and 1000 Rupiah 1980 Pick 119. Spain 100 Pesetas Pick 152. Turkey 100 Turk Lirasi Pick 194a. Hong Kong 10 Dollars Pick 191a. Russia Soviet Union 1 Ruble Pick 222a. Zimbabwe 2 Dollars Pick 1b. And USA (2) 1 Dollar Pick 468a and 2 Dollars Pick 382a. An interesting amalgamation certain to attract some attention
£280

Auction 168
English Banknotes a of 10 Shillings, 1 and 5 Pounds circa 1930's and World War II period to modern (69) including various cashiers as , , O'Brien, , , , and most in an album, including few framed examples all in various grades on average VF - GVF to EF - GEF. Some scarcer examples consist of the rarely seen 5 Pounds Lowther B397 issues 2004 with examples of the 2 types (3) consisting of the Unvarnished type (2) serial numbers XC10 998415 and XC10 998415 along with the Varnished type serial number XJ36 997708. These notes Rare in any grade, very seldom seen in UNC in fact the current Duggleby prices these notes only to the EF grade with a price of £300, they were used to test durability and issued in tranches. 5 Pounds Beale note B270 dated 3rd August 1950 serial number S21 081953. Peppiatt Fourth Period B262 Red-brown Britannia medallion Threaded issued 1948 a LAST series prefix 81E 133185 and a Second Period WW2 Emergency issue B249 Blue/Pink Britannia medallion Threaded issued 1940 serial number D02H 068980. 5 Pounds O'Brien Lion & Key (2) examples of the 2 varieties and both FIRST series prefixes consisting of the B277 Shaded symbol issued 1957 serial number A92 412879 and B280 White symbol issued 1961 serial number H38 000698. A very pleasing collection, certain to attract significant attention. Also comes with a novelty Bank of England 1,000,000 (the million-pound note) dated 1903 known from the 1954 J. Arthur rank studios film "The Million Pound Note" starring Gregory Peck. A Persil promotional 1 Pound Somerset packet. Also comes with an empty album
£600

Auction 167
English Banknotes s (8) a pleasing of high grade notes includes a Mauve B251 Metal Threaded issue 1940 series K72D 568644 in GEF with a small stain. Britannia medallion Red/Brown notes (3) comprised of Peppiatt Fourth Period B262 Threaded issue 1948 series 31J 075436 in UNC. B266 Threaded issue 1950 series S88Z 337764 in GEF. O'Brien B271 Threaded issue 1955 series C83Y 748197 about UNC. Portrait of QE2 & seated Britannia Red/Brown notes (4) comprised of O'Brien B286 issue 1961 first series A68 882893 choice UNC. B294 issued 1963 series L68 404092 UNC. (2) B309 issued 1967 series 21Z 637462 UNC and B310 issued 1967 last series D29N 275321 GEF looks better
£95

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 in an album (56) mostly in mixed circulated grades comprises s Note B270 dated 25th November 1949 series P05 090648. s T12.2 De La Rue Red issue 1915 series D1/3 01409. Ten Shillings (2) T26 Red Dash in No. First issue 1919 last series H38 112465 and T30 Second Issue Red No. omitted prefix P77. s Lion & Key B327 Brown issue 1971 first series M01 693529. (7) Ten Shillings to s includes s and One Pound Green B239 First Period issued 1934 first series prefix A52A. Beale (12) Ten Shillings to One Pounds. O'Brien (12) Ten Shillings to Five Pounds includes Lion & Key 1957 issues (2) B277 Shaded Symbols prefix D41 and B280 White Symbols first series prefix H22. (4) Ten Shillings and a Five Pounds. (7) 10 Shillings and One Pounds. One Pounds Page (4). s prefix AA08. Along with (2) and Jersey (2).
£260

Auction 165
English Banknotes (90) - s Red/Brown QE2 & seated Britannia (60) & s Green (30) in mixed circulated grades, different cashiers. The Ten Shillings comprised of O'Brien (9) B286 prefixes B27, B32, B60, D83, E03, H06, last series K55 & K58, (17) B294 (3) prefixes S06, L08 & Z28, B295(14) prefixes 46B, 66B, 88B, 97B, 95C, 30D, 71D, 72D, 46E, 60H, 01J, 37K, 99K, 23L, (34) includes B311 Issue series M63 365320, B309 (8) prefixes 84W, 47X, 87X, 06Y, 63Y, 96Y, 93Z, B310 (25) prefixes B08N, B31N, B65N, B75N, B81N, B84N, B86N, B89N, C12N, C31N, C45N, C47N, C72N, C81N, C83N, C85N, C88N, C92N, C96N, D03 & D36N. One Pounds Green comprised of (4) B239 First Period 1934, prefixes - first series A66A, B66A, C70A and B260 Fourth Period 1948 prefix C27B, (17) B268 issued 1950, prefixes - X40B, Y47B, B55C, B57C, J11C, K49C, M64C, S24C, U51C, Y30C, A30J, C92J, D94J, E64J, H75J, J28J, O'Brien(9) B273 issued 1955, prefixes - M22J, T63J, Z54J, B43K, O99K, U45K, X25K, E54L and J54L.
£160

Auction 153
English Banknotes (36) (30), (6), in mixed circulated grades, s (60) O'Brien (2), (13), (16), in mixed circulated grades, Fforde (29) UNC
£110

Auction 142
English Banknotes GB and World in an album (90) includes £133 face s (2), s (2), Somerset (1), (18) (1), (2), O'Brien (1), (1), (5), (8), s (8) Peppiatt (1), Fforde (7) plus World (125) including , Channel Islands and , in mixed grades
£300

Auction 142
English Banknotes (8), One Pound Blue (16), s O'Brien (3), (4), (34) in mixed circulated grades
£90

Auction 131
English Banknotes s (3) Lion and Key (1), (2), (9) Blue, , O'Brien, Hollom (4), (2), s O'Brien (5) in mixed grades to EF includes some s
£60

Auction 126
English Banknotes s (3) B369 prefix DD01 First run UNC, B316 prefix A85 UNC, B299 prefix A01 First run UNC, s (4) B277 Lion and Key prefix C23 EF, B280 prefix H80 EF, Hollom B297 prefix N90 UNC, Fforde B312 prefix X33 UNC, (6) B341 prefix AN01 First run UNC, B269 prefix S64S About EF, Beale B268 prefix L60J VF, (3) Blue B249 prefix L77H, B260 (2) prefix A14 AEF, B74B VF, s (4) Fforde B311 prefix M78 UNC, O'Brien B271 prefix A47Z VF, Peppiatt Mauve B251 prefix W94D GVF, Peppiatt Red-Brown B262 prefix 79H VF
£200

Auction 121
English Banknotes A in an album (61) s (5) Duggleby B385 (2) numbers, Duggleby B370 (2) consecutive numbers, Duggleby B355, s (6) Gill B354 (2) consecutive numbers, Kentfield Duggleby B366 (4) two pairs of consecutive numbers, s (2) December 4 1944, O,Brien July 23 1956, Five Pounds (9) Kentfield Duggleby B362 R36 prefix (2 consecutive numbers), Gill Duggleby B353 RD prefix (4,two pairs of close consecutive numbers), Duggleby B297 , (24) (1), Blue (1), (1), (15) (5) later notes with many consecutives, s (23) (7), Hollom (6), O'Brien (4), (1), Peppiatt (4), Catterns (1), One Pound (5) 1992 consecutive numbers, in mixed grades many VF or better some later notes in UNC
£480

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