The Ibrahim Salem Collection of World Banknotes Part I and Part II

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Title
The Ibrahim Salem Collection of World Banknotes Part I and Part II

Location
Spink UK

Date & Time
Wednesday 3rd October 2018 - 10:00am  
Wednesday 3rd October 2018 - 02:00pm  

Viewing Times
Monday 1 October 2018 - 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Tuesday 2 October 2018- 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

This entire sale, including the front and back of many notes, is also available to view electronically, please contact Elaine Fung for more details.


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We start with two catalogues of World material from the legendary Ibrahim Salem collection; in those catalogues you will find forewords extolling the qualities of his World Banknotes collection (Parts I and II) so suffice to say we are starting our auctions this autumn with some lovely material reflecting Ibrahim’s passion for the hobby.

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(x) France, Banque de France, 300 francs, no date (24.11.1938), a rare replacement serial number W. 0.253.451, multicolour, Ceres at left, watermark of Mercury at right and also Mercury on reverse, signatures of R. Favre-Gilly and P. Rousseau,(Pick 87*, Fayette 29.2), PMG 50 NET About Uncirculated, minor foreign substance, stains. An unusual denomination and a very low print run of 852,000 notes.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 5000 francs, 13.10.1938, serial number Q.57 590, large sized note, predominantly purple, young maiden holding a Victory statuette at centre, watermark at right, the reverse is of a similar design but in multicolour,(Pick 91, Fayette 45.1), PCGS Currency 35 Very Fine, pinholes at left, a rare dateSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 100 francs, 1.10.1942, serial number E.6972 514, multicolour, Pax with wreath at left, watermark of the same at right, two youths to reverse,(Pick 95b, Fayette 32.41), PMG 66EPQ Gem Uncirculated.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, group of 4 notes from the 1930's to 1940's, 100 francs 17.6.1937, 500 francs, 12.10.1939, serial number J.3643 275, serial number S.54749 638, 1000 francs 17.3.1932, serial number W.1796 188 and 5000 francs 4.12.1941 serial number S.773 776,(Pick 78c, 88c, 79b and 97c, Fayette 24.16, 31.43, 37.7 and 46.30), respectively almost uncirculated, about extremely fine with pinholes, very good and fine (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, group of 3 notes from the 1930's to 1940's, 100 francs 8.10.1936, serial number P.52186 885, 1000 francs 2.2.1939, serial number U.6373 267 and 5000 francs 2.8.1945 serial number S.875 330,(Pick 78c, 90c and 103c, Fayette 24.15, 38.34 and 47.37), good extremely fine, almost uncirculated and good extremely fine respectively (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, group of 3 notes from the 1930's to 1940's, 100 francs 11.8.1938, serial number V.60446 046, 1000 francs 21.3.1940, serial number R.9143 270 and 5000 francs 6.9.1945 serial number C.1057 585,(Pick 86b, 90c and 103c, Fayette 25.28, 38.44 and 47.42), the grades in their respective order: about very fine with toning spots, very fine with pinholes at left and extremely fine with a repair to a small tear at bottom border (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Tresor Central, group of 4 notes consisting of: 100 francs, 2.10.1943, serial number PL 388,321, blue on green and violet, Marianne at centre, also 3x 1000 francs, 1944, green, Marianne at centre, serial numbers 18A 496342, 80A 374998 and 374999,(Pick 105a and 107), the 100 francs PCGS Currency 63 Choice New, remainder ranging from about very fine to almost uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Allied Military Currency, a group of 6 notes, 2, 5, 50 (2) and 100 (2) francs, 1944, all similar designs with different coloured text over a green-blue underprint and with black borders,(Pick 114a, 115a, 117a, 118, 122 and 123), mixed condition, with the lower values extremely fine to uncirculated and the 100 francs fine to very fine (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Allied Military Currency, 500 francs, 1944, serial number 03391230, black border, brown text on green-blue underprint, reverse blue and pink, the French flag at centre,(Pick 119, Fayette 21.1), PCGS Currency 63PPQ Choice New, rare in this conditionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Allied Military Currency, 1000 francs, 1944, serial number 35034995, black border, red text on green-blue underprint, reverse blue and pink, the French flag at centre,(Pick 120, Fayette 22.1), PCGS Currency 25 Very Fine, pinholes at left and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Allied Military Currency, 1000 francs, 1944, block number 3, serial number 08166143 black border, red text on green-blue underprint, reverse blue and pink, the French flag at centre,(Pick 125c, Fayette 27.3), PCGS Currency 58PPQ Choice About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, a large group of 22 notes from the early 1920's to the late 1940's, including Chambre de Commerce de Paris 50 centimes and 1 franc, 100 francs 1941, 500 francs 1942 and 1000 francs, 1940, 1943 etc,mixed condition, the 1941 100 francs uncirculated, viewing highly recommended (22)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 50 francs, 7.6.1951, serial number O.179 51839, multicolour, Leverrier at right, the reverse shows Neptune and sea creature,(Pick 127d, Fayette 20.18), crisp good extremely fine. The very last date of issue rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de France, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 (2) francs, 1945-1953, multicoloured, male and female allegories at centre, value at top left and at right(Pick 127b, 128d, 129a, 130b, 130c), last good very fine, remainder about uncirculated, though both 1000s have pinholes (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France 5000 francs, 3.11.1949, serial number L.34 93396, multicoloured, allegorical figures representing Earth and Sea at centre, Gargan, Belin and Rousseau signatures, also 100 francs 2.12.1948, 500 francs 9.1.1947 and 1000 francs 22.11.1945,(Pick 131a, 128b, 129a and 130b, Fayette 48.2, 28.20, 28.40, 34.7 and 41.8), the 5000 francs pinholes,very fine, scarce, remainder extremely fine to uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de France 5000 francs, 2 January 1953, serial number Z118.03460, multicoloured, allegorical figures representing Earth and Sea at centre, Gargan, Belin and D'Ambieres signatures, also 100 francs 4.6.1953, 3.12.1953, 500 francs 2.1.1953 and 1000 francs 17.2.1949,(Pick 131c, 128b, 128d, 129c and 130b, Fayette 48.8, 28.37, 28.40, 34.11 and 41.25), the 5000 francs pinholes, fresh and crisp, extremely fine, scarce, remainder mixed conditionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 10,000 francs, 1.7.1954, serial number D.7286 100, an impressive multicolour large sized note, young woman and globe at center, ornate floral border, reverse, multicolour, youth with parchment,(Pick 132d, Fayette 50.71), about very fine, small holes and pinholes at left. Beautiful designSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 1000 francs, 5.4.1956, serial number T.259 49531, multicolour, Palais Cardinal and Cardinal Richlieu on obverse, overprint in red, the reverse shows Richlieu at left and town gate at right,(Pick 134a, Fayette 42.20), PCGS Currency 66PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Brunei Currency and Monetary Board, 10000 ringgit, 2006, serial number B/1 289288, green and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, signature of Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzadim Waddaulah, reverse blue-green, the Parliament building at left centre(Pick 33, TBB B205a), in PCGS Currency holder 68 PPQ, Superb Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 50 francs, 15.11.1934, serial number 0.25 980, multicolour, Ceres at left, Park of Versailles at left, Mercury on reverse,(Pick 81, Fayette 17.1), PMG 55 About Uncirculated, first date of issue and the key date of this series. Very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 50 francs, 30.3.1939, serial number L.10040 608, multicolour, Ceres at left, Park of Versailles at left, Mercury on reverse,(Pick 85b, Fayette 18.24), good extremely fine and a scarcer type noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 300 francs, no date (24.11.1938), serial number F. 0.439.628, multicolour, Ceres at left, watermark of Mercury at right and also Mercury on reverse, signed by R. Favre-Gilly and P. Rousseau,(Pick 87a, Fayette 29.1), PCGS Currency 45 Extremely Fine (pinholes at left) and a scarce type noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 50 mil reis, 30 September 1910, serial number 06657, ES, blue grey, statues of Principe Perfetto and B. Dias at left and right, heads of Pedro de Alenquer and Diogo Cao at lower left and right, ships at sea at centre, allegorical woman centre right(Pick 85), in PCGS Currency holder 30 Very FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Casa Da Moeda, group of 7 notes, 50 and 100 reis (2), issue of 1891 and also 10 centavos (3 notes of 2 types) and 20 centavos, issue of 1917,(Pick 87, 89, 93, 94, 95c and 100), generally extremely fine to almost uncirculated. Some notes slightly toned (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 5 mil reis, 30.12.1909, serial number IM 00450, black on blue and multicolour, Marquez de Pombal at left, the reverse shows arms at centre, seated female figure at right,(Pick 104), in PMG holder 20 Very Fine NET, Rust.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 5 Mil Reis, 30 December 1909, serial number KG 12229, black on blue and multicolour underprint, portrait Marquez de Pombal at left, reverse arms at centre, woman seated at right(Pick 104), in PCGS Currency holder 30 Very Fine, Pressed, difficult to find in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portgual, Banco de Portugal, 500 reis, 27.12.1904 (2), 30.9.1910, 2 escudos 50 centavos, 10.7.1920, 20 escudos, 29.2.1940,(Pick 105a, 105b, 119, 143), the 500 reis good very fine to extremely fine, the 2.5 escudos fine and the 20 escudos very fine (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 2500 reis, uniface obverse proof on card, no date (1909-1919), black and green on orange, Albuquerque at right,(Pick 107pr), in PCGS Currency holder 62 New, Mounting Residue on Back, very scarce in this formatSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 50 pesetas, 19 March 1905, red serial number 1268060, pale brown and white, Echegaray at left, leaf design at left and right, reverse green, cherubs and maiden at right, crown and lion at left(Pick 56), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 25 pesetas, 30 June 1906, black and pale blue, maiden at left, 50 pesetas, 24 September 1906, black and pink and blue, maiden at centre, 100 pesetas, 30 June 1907, black and pale blue, maiden at left and right(PIck 57a, 58a, 59a), very fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 500 escudos, 28 December 1907, red serial number 2666341, black and multicoloured, maiden at left and right, bust of King at centre(Pick 60x), in PMG holder 35 Choice Very Fine, minor repairs, a rare comtemporary counterfeitSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, specimen reverse proof 500 Pesetas, ND (1907), grey-brown on pale yellow underprint, arms at centre, value at upper and lower centre set in ornate guilloches(Pick 60 for type, reverse proof), small piece and corner missing from right margin, otherwise about uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 25 pesetas (2), 1907, 50 pesetas, 1907, black and pale blue, maidens at left and right, 100 pesetas, 100 pesetas (2), 1907, black and green, maiden at left(Pick 62a, 63a, 64a,), first fine, balance very fine to good very fine (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 500 pesetas, 15 July 1907, serial number 0014389, black and multicoloured, maiden top left, three cherubs and medallic female head at right(Pick 65a), about fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, specimen reverse proof 1000 Pesetas, ND (1907), black, red, blue and ochre, Palacio Real de Madrid at centre, value in each corner, perforated SPECIMEN(Pick 66 for type, reverse proofs), PCGS Currency 65PPQ Gem New and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, 15 July 1907, serial number 0943201, black and multicoloured, maiden top centre with caduceus, female head at left centre, cherubs top left and right, three cherubs and medallic female head at right, the whole with ornate and detailed background detail , reverse multicoloured, palace at centre(Pick 66a), very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, 15 July 1907, serial number 1918117, black and multicoloured, maiden top centre with caduceus, female head at left centre, cherubs top left and right, three cherubs and medallic female head at right, the whole with ornate and detailed background detail, reverse multicoloured, palace at centre(Pick 66a), ex Ruth Hill collection. Minor rust, in PCGS holder 35 Very Fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a reverse proof for a 25 pesetas, ND (ca 1908), brown and white, maiden at right, crown and lion at left(Pick NL), good extremely fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a reverse proof for a 25 pesetas, ND (ca 1908), red and white, maiden at right, crown and lion at left(Pick NL), good extremely fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, printer's archival specimen 50 Pesetas, 17 May 1927, serial number run 0,000,001 to 10,000,000 on reverse, slate-violet, purple and red, portrait of King Alfonso XIII at left, reverse blue, "Fundacion de Buenos Aires" by Don Juan de Garay, perforated CANCELLED(Pick 72s), ink date '14. 6. 29' and annotations in top margin, otherwise about uncirculated to uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas (2), 1 June 1925, blue and green Felipe II at left, also 1000 pesetas (2), 1 July 1925, purple and multicoloured, Carlos I at right, 25 pesetas, 1926, blue and pale orange, Saint Xavier at left, 500 pesetas, 24 July 1927, blue, Isabel la Catolica(Pick 69c, 70c, 71a, 73c), the 25 fine otherwise notes generally extremely fine or better (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 25 pesetas (2), 15 August 1928, blue and brown, Calderon de la Barca at right, 50 pesetas, 1928, purple, Velazquez at right, 100 pesetas, 1928, violet, Cervantes at left and 500 pesetas, 1928, green and mauve, Cisneros at left(Pick 74a, 75b, 76, 77), first very fine otherwise extremely fine or better (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, an archival specimen 100 pesetas with official annotations from the Banco de Espana in margins, 15 August 1928, red serial number A 00000000, purple and pale orange, Cervantes at left, monument at centre, reverse blue, a painting of Don Quixote, text from the Banco de Espana stating approval on the obverse,(Pick 76s), PCGS Currency 45 Extremely Fine. Very unusual with Bank annotation, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, an archival specimen 500 pesetas with official annotations from the Banco de Espana in margins, 15 August 1928, black serial number A 00000000, green and pale orange, Cardinal Cisneros at left in purple background, the Cathedral at Toledo low left, reverse purple, a painting by Casanova(Pick 77s), PCGS Currency 53PPQ About New and very unusual with Bank annotation, rare and an attractive noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, 15 August 1928, serial number 1991891, blue and green and lilac, San Fernando at right, Seville Cathedral at left, reverse purple, painting by Ferrant(Pick 78a), in PMG holder 65 Gem Uncirculated, EPQ, scarce in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, 15 August 1928, serial number 1180624, blue and green and lilac, San Fernando at right, Seville Cathedral at left, reverse purple, painting by Ferrant(Pick 78a), uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 50 pesetas, 1927, purple and handstamp at left, 25 pesetas, 1931, green, 50 pesetas, 1931, green, 100 pesetas, 1931, violet and 500 pesetas,1931, brown(Pick 80, 81, 82, 83, 84), generally very fine or better (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, a printer's final proof of an unissued 2.50 Escudos, ND (1922), without serial numbers or signatures, red ink stamp 'Approvado 14 Nov 1922' and signature at upper left, deep green on pale green and brown underprint, woman at right, reverse green on blue, green and yellow underprint, fisherman at left, arms at upper centre, value on each side, perforated CANCELLED,(Pick unlisted), light folds at left, an excessively rare proof of an unissued note and very interesting that the design was not issued despite being approvedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in additi...

(x) Government of Brunei, 10000 ringgit, 1989, serial number A/1 0037318, green and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, signature of Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzadim Waddaulah at centre, reverse green, an aerial view of Bandar Seri Begawan harbour(Pick 20, TBB B120a), In PCGS Currency holder 50PPQ About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, a selection of the more modern issues, 1996-2011, comprising 1, 5, 10, 50, 100 ringgit, a commemorative 20 ringgit, 2007, also 1, 5 and 10 ringgit, 2011(Pick 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 34a, 35, 36, 37 uncirculated (9)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Caisse Centrale de la France Libre, a group of drawings for the issue of 1944, including studies for the head of Marianne and phoenix, also partial drawing of a 100 francs,a unique group of material showing the very early stages of banknote design and production (13)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Caisse Centrale de la France Libre, a partial proof on card for a 100 francs, ND (type of 1944), black and white, head of Marianne at centre, also manuscript signature at right(Pick 18 for type, Schwan-Boling 1184), uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Franco-Belgian Railways Administration in Occupied German Territory, a partial set of 8 notes, from 5 centimes to 20 francs, no date (1923), same design of a steam passenger train at top border, different colours, and also 10 francs, Bon de Solitaire,(Pick R1 to R8), very fine to uncirculated, the higher denominations scarce (9)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Franco-Belgian Railways Administration in Occupied German Territory, 50 francs, 1923, serial number A.2 197,410, blue on pink underprint, steam passenger train top centre, road leading to castle as underprint at centre,(Pick R9a), PCGS Currency 40 Extremely Fine, rust stains, split at lower borderSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Franco-Belgian Railways Administration in Occupied German Territory, 100 francs, 1923, serial number A.1 063,131 orange on pink underprint, steam passenger train top centre, road leading to castle as underprint at centre,(Pick R10), PCGS Currency 61 New, rust spots and small tears at lower edge, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Army Treasury, group of 3 notes, no date (1917), 50 centimes, serial number H 0,961,410 blue, woman and child at left, soldier and dog at right, and also 1 franc (2), serial numbers H 0,690,687 and T 0.009,045, similar design to the 50 centimes but in brown,(Pick M1 and M2), the 50 centimes good extremely fine, the 1 francs almost uncirculated (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Although the following essays bear the title 'Central Bank of Ceylon' as their issuing authority, they were actually prepared during 1976-1976 (all dated 6 October 1975) towards the introduction of the country's first series under its new name, Sri Lanka; all of the designs have similar motifs to the actual Sri Lankan first series, issued in 1979, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for an unissued 10 Rupees, 6 October 1975, zero serial numbers, green on multicoloured underprint, stylised bird at lower left, reverse two stylised birds(Pick unrecorded, Linzmayer unrecorded), in P...

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for an unissued 20 Rupees, 6 October 1975, blue and green on multicoloured underprint, peacock at lower left, flowers at centre, reverse peacock in display(Pick unrecorded, Linzmayer unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 62 New, reverse 63 Choice New, most attractive, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for an unissued 100 Rupees, 6 October 1975, green, blue and multicoloured, bull at left, flowers at centre right, reverse two bulls and hibiscus flowers(Pick unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 62 new, reverse 58 Choice About New, most attractive, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for an unissued 5 Rupees, 27 August 1976, serial number AA 000000, red and lilac, flower at right, reverse red and pale blue, kingfisher at centre(Pick unrecorded, Linzmayer unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 61 New, reverse 62 New, charming, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for an unissued 10 Rupees, 27 August 1976, serial number AA000000, green, brown, purple and multicoloured, honeysuckle at left, ornate frame at right, value in each corner, reverse stag(Pick unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 62 New, reverse 63 Choice New, ornate and attractive, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for an unissued 20 Rupees, 27 August 1976, serial number AA000000, blue, brown, pink and multicoloured, daisies at right, ornate frame at left, value in each corner, reverse leopard (Pick unrecorded), uncirculated, one of a most attractive unissued series, unique (2)(Pick unlisted), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 62 New, reverse 63 Choice New, attractive, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for an unissued 100 Rupees, 27 August 1976, serial number AA000000, green, brown, pink and blue, lilies at right, ornate frame with value at left, reverse elephant(Pick unrecorded), In PCGS Currency holders obverse 64 Very Choice New, reverse 63 Choice New, the highest denomination of a most attractive unissued series, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republic of Sri Lanka, a group of specimens (5) comprising 2, 5, 20, 50 and 100 rupees, all ND (1979), all with indigenous life forms in field(Pick 83s, 84s, 86s, 87s, 88s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, in ICG holders 66, 66, 63, 66, 63 respectively (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republic of Sri Lanka, a group of notes (6) comprising 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 rupees, all ND (1979), all with indigenous life forms in field(Pick 83a-88a), in PMG holders 67, 65, 66, 66, 65, 67 respectively (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republic of Sri Lanka, 1000 rupees (2), 1981, 1987, green, dam at right, also 2, 5, 10, 50 rupees, 1979-1982, 10, 50, 100 rupees, 10, 20, 100, 1000 rupees, 1995, 200 rupees, 1998, 50 rupees, 2004, also a set of the 2010 series comprising 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000, 5000 rupees(Pick 90a, 101, 83, 84, 92, 94, 102, 104, 105b, 108, 109, 111, 113, 114a, 117 ff), , uncirculated (18)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The folowing specimens prepared during Sirimavo Bandaranaike's second term of office as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, 1970-1977. All of the specimens are dated 22 May 1972, the date of the resolution to change the name of the country to Sri Lanka. Central Bank of Ceylon, an essay/proof for a proposed issue of 2 rupees, 22 May 1952, serial number E/240 000000, dark green and multicoloured, Sirimavo Bandaranaike (1916-2000) at right, reverse green, rice fields(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holder 65PPQ Gem New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addi...

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, a proof 5 rupees, 22 May 1952, serial number G/155 000000, dark brown and multicoloured, Sirimavo Bandaranaike (1916-2000) at right, reverse brown, canoes on a shoreline(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holder 65PPQ Gem New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an essay/proof for 10 rupees, 22 May 1972, serial number M/189 000000, bright blue and brown on multicoloured underprint, Sirimavo Bandaranaike (1916-2000) at right, blue and brown, man harvesting rubber trees at centre, one cancellation hole(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holder 63PPQ Choice New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, a hand-executed essay for a proposed banknote issue with portrait of Scaldis at left, also three separate vignettes of Scaldis, pencil date on one '29.9.44' and lastly a photographic essay for 50 francs, 1944 with Scaldis at left,a unique group (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, a selection of photographic essays for proposed issues of currency and also the initial pencil designs, a fascinating group of material from the very early stages of banknote designing and production (12)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, a hand executed essay of a proposed design for 100 francs, 1 January 1944, serial number 123X345, blue, green and pale brown, allegorical maiden (Ceres) at left, Mercury at right, attached sheet with printer's notes,(Pick unlisted), unique and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, specimen $1000, ND (1967), serial number A/1 000000, violet and multicoloured, Dendrobium Kimiyo Kondo 'Chay' orchid at centre, Goh Keng Swee signature, no red seal, reverse violet, Victoria Theatre at left centre(Pick 8 for type, TBB B108b), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, a group of the ND (1976-1980), series comprising $1, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100, all bird designs, all Hon Sui Sen signature(Pick 9, 10, 11b, 12, 13a, 14c, TBB B110a, 111a, 112b, 113a, 114a, 115a), the $20 fine, balance extremely fine or better (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, $100, ND (1977), serial number A/5 516540, blue and multicoloured, blue-throated bee-eater at left, arms top right, Hon Sui Sen signature with red seal(Pick 14, TBB B115a), in PMG holder 40, Extremely FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, $500, ND (1977), serial number A/5 486271, green and multicoloured, black naped Oriole at left, arms top right, signature of Hon Sui Sen with red seal(Pick 15a, TBB B116a), pinholes, very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque du Congo Belge, 1000 francs, 10 April 1947, serial number C44176, brown, olive and blue, Warega fishermen at left, value top centre and at each corner, reverse male head at right, musicians at left, foliage in background,(Pick 19b, TBB B222c), in ICG holder number 30, very fine and one of the most sought-after notes of the series, a handsome example and rare especially in issued formatSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, colour trial specimen/proof 1000 escudos, without date (1922) or serial numbers, brownish purple and green on multicoloured underprint, portrait of Antonio Feliciano Castilho at centre, arms at right, cherubs at upper left and right, reverse blue and brownish purple on pink and multicoloured underprint, two allegorical women with lyre and torch at centre, two punch holes, handwritten 'Approvado 15 Mais de 1922' and handgsigned, presumably by a bank official.(Pick 131ct), in PCGS holder 53 About New, including printer's official envelope and typed 'Approved, Lo...

(x) Turkish Ministry of Finance, specimen 1000 livres turques, AH 1341 (1926), without serie and without serial number, blue and pale orange, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk at right, signature of Mustafa Abdulhalik Renda low left, reverse, blue, railway track through the Geyve Strait, the town of Sakarya in the background(Pick 125s, TBB B108as), in PCGS Currency holder 58 Choice About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, Madrid, 1 May 1895, red serial number 259777, black and pale yellow-brown, portrait of Francisco Cabarrus 'El Conde de Cabarrus' in oval frame from a painting by Goya, cherub at left, to right caduceus and cap of Mercury (Commerce), value in field, reverse dark and pale brown, a bust of Carlos II at left in oval frame, cornucopia and lion to left and right ('Abundance' and 'Power'),(Pick 45, Los Billetes del Banco de Espana 1979, 206/207), as a point of interest this issue is the first example of a Spanish banknote depicting a Spanish monarch. In PMG holde...

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 24 July 1893, serial number 1259164, blue grey on cream, portrait Jovellanos at left, medallic head in profile at right, bank title top centre right, reverse, brown, heads in profile at left and right(Pick 48), in PMG holder 35, Choice Very Fine, NET, folder states 'repaired', rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 25 pesetas, 17 May 1899, serial number G197513, blue on light green underprint, portrait Francisco de Quevedo at left, value in ribbon at centre, reverse brown, medallion at centre, depiction of Hermes at right(Pick 49), in PMG holder 45, Choice Extremely Fine, rare in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 50 pesetas, 25 November 1899, red serial number D 262719, blue on light green underprint, portrait of Francisco de Quevedo at left, value in ribbon at centre, Mercury at right, reverse brown, maiden reclining at left, bearded male head at right,(Pick 50), in PMG holder 30 Very Fine, repaired. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a proof for a 50 pesetas, ND (ca 1902), black and white, Velazquez at left, wreath at right(Pick 52pr), good extremely fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a proof for a 100 pesetas, ND (ca 1902), black and white, man with spade at left, cherub at right(Pick 53pr), good extremely fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale du Mali, 10000 francs, ND (1970), serial number O.4 30197, blue and multicoloured, portrait of man with goatee beard wearing a kufi cap at left, factory at right, signatures of Clary and Mba, reverse blue and multicoloured, man at loom at left, girl with headscarf at right(Pick 15e, TBB B205e), in ICG holder 63 Uncirculated. A lovely note, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, specimen 400 escudos, Madrid, 1 January 1866, green on lilac paper, standing maiden (Spain) with spear, shield and lion, ship in background, at left, cherub in circular panel top centre, bank title in ornate panel at centre(Pick unlisted), with counterfoil, in ICG holder 60, About Uncirculated/Uncirculated, extremely rare and most attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French India, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, 50 roupies, specimen, no date (1936), serial number 0.0 000, large format notes, multicolour, floral patterned border, incense burner at left, 'paifang' in the background, the reverse shows a bust of Dupleix at centre, local text upper left and right,(Pick 7s), PCGS Currency 66PPQ Gem New. Choice and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de France, an essay for an unadopted 500 francs on large format paper, type of 1982, no serial numbers, red and multicoloured, Georges Clémenceau at right, in background his famous U-shaped desk, value at left and right, reverse red and multicoloured, Georges Clémenceau at left with a statue of Athena and detail from the 'Assemblee Nationale'(Pick unlisted, Fayette Type 1982 'Non Emis'), there are a few varieties of this stiking essay. Printers numerical annotations on reverse, in PMG holder 66 Gem Uncirculated EPQ. Extremely rare and attractive, one of the few known tests of the Cl...

(x) France, Banque de France, experimental note without denomination or date, fictitious serial number 0020543, multicolour, man in 17th century clothing at right, also another experimental note, without date or denomination, featuring a portrait and a statuette of Minerva on the obverse, both with watermark feautres,(Pick not listed), the former graded PCGS Currency 53PPQ About New, the latter uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque du Congo Belge, colour trial 5000 francs, ND (1950), no serial numbers, red-brown and multicoloured, young woman at left, river and canoe on the bank at right, orange star at centre, reverse purple, Watusi in dugout canoe at centre, Bank initials at right(Pick 19A, TBB B223t), in PCGS Currency holder 65 PPQ, Gem New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale du Congo-Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, 500 francs, 15 March 1953, serial number A165365, purple-violet and orange, girl with headscarf top left, falls low centre, value at centre, top left and low right, signatures of Martin and Charles, reverse purple, okapi at centre, value at right and top left and right(Pick 28a, TBB B308a), in ICG holder number 30, very fine and a rare type noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 5 gulden, 32-9-63, serial number AA 12345 AA67890, purple and pale green, dancer at left(Pick 78s) , In PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 10 gulden, 32-9-63, serial number AA 12345 AA67890, blue and pale pink, dancer at left and right(Pick 79s) , In PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New Perforated CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 10 gulden, 30 August 1938, serial number MO 08134, blue, dancer at left and right(Pick 79b) , In PCGS Currency holder 66PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 25 gulden, 32-9-63, serial number AA 12345-AA67890, purple, dancer at left and right(Pick 80s) , In PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New Perforated CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 50 gulden, 32-9-63, serial number AA 12345-AA67890, purple and pale green and pink, dancer at left and right(Pick 81s) , In PCGS Currency holder 64PPQ Very Choice New Perforated CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 50 gulden, 28 April 1938, serial number LB 09991, pink, green and grey, dancer at left and right, reverse pink and brown, text(Pick 81), handstamp on reverse, good very fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 100 gulden, 32-6-68, serial number AA 12345-AA67890, purple and pale green, dancer at left(Pick 82s) , In PCGS Currency holder 63PPQ Choice New Perforated CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 200 gulden, 32-9-68, serial number AA 12345 AA67890, green and brown, dancer at left and right(Pick 83s) , In PCGS Currency holder 65PPQ Gem New Perforated CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 500 gulden, 32-9-63, serial number AA 12345 AA67890, blue and mauve, dancer at left and right(Pick 84s) , perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 1000 gulden, 32-6-68, serial number AA 12345 AA67890, green and pink, dancer at left and right(Pick 85s) , In PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice New Perforated CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands Indies, Imperial Japanese Government, 10 roepiah, ND (1944), red series SL, pale and dark brown, dancer at left(Pick 131a), in PMG holders 64 Choice Uncirculated EPQ (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, a selection of the 1946 series comprising 5 gulden (2), both types, 10 gulden (3), both types, 25 gulden, 50 gulden (2), 100 gulden and 500 gulden, serial number UN 103502, red with rice fields at left,(Pick 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 93, 94, 95), 500 gulden with few spots and short split top edge is good fine, balance mostly very fine to extremely fine, several now becoming quite scarce (10)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands Indies, Muntbiljet, 1 gulden, 1940, blue, brown and green, 1 gulden (2), 1943, black and white, 2 1/2 gulden, 1943 and 5 gulden, 1943, blue and white, all arms and Queen Wilhelmina(Pick 108a, 111a, 112a, 113a), the first 1 gulden and 2 1/2 gulden very fine, balance uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 100 Nouveaux Francs, complete uniface obverse and reverse proofs, (1959-1964), serial number 0.00 00000, multicolour, Napoleon Bonaparte at right, Arc de Triomphe at left, 'SPECIMEN' overprinted in black, the reverse shows Napoleon at left and the Church of Les Invalides at right,(Pick 144pr, Fayette 59), both sides graded PCGS Currency 68PPQ Superb Gem New. Choice and extremely rare (1 pair)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, a partial set of 4 notes from the 1959 'NF' (Nouveaux Francs) series, consisting of 10NF 1.2.1962, 50NF 7.4.1960, 100NF 7.2.1963 and 500NF 7.4.1960,(Pick 142a, 143a, 144a and 145a, Fayette, 57.16, 58.559.19 and 60.2), average good very fine, the 500NF with small pinholes at left (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, a partial set of 4 notes from the 1959 'NF' (Nouveaux Francs) series, consisting of 10NF 1.2.1962, 50NF 2.7.19590, 100NF 3.9.1959 and 500NF 5.9.1963,(Pick 142a, 143a, 144a and 145a, Fayette, 57.17, 58.2, 59.3 and 60.5), the first 3 notes good very fine to good extremely fine, the 500NF graded NNGC MS60 UNC and scarce thus. A superb type set (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 10,000 francs, 2.11.1956, serial number Y.40 05175, 100 Nouveaux Francs on 10,000 francs, 30.10.1958 serial numbers N.142 58315 and also 100 Noveaux Francs, 5.3.1959, serial number K.2 97915, multicolour, red overprint at centre, Napoleon Bonaparte at right, Arc de Triomphe at left, the reverse shows Napoleon at left and Church of Les Invalides at right,(Pick 136a, 140 and 145a, Fayette 51.5, 55.1 and 59.1), the first two very fine and the last almost uncirculated. A complete set of denominations used on this design (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition...

(x) France, Banque de France, group of 3x 500 francs, 5.7.1984, 3.1.1985, 6.8.1992, Pascal at centre, Tower of Paris at left, the reverse also depicts Pascal and the Abbey of Port Royal,(Pick 156e and 156i), almost uncirculated to uncirculated (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, group of 6 notes from the series of 1992, 50 francs (3), 1993, 1994, 1997, 100 francs, 1997, 200 francs, 1996 and 500 francs 1995,(Pick 157, 157A, 158, 159a and 160a), the 1994 50 francs very fine, the remaining notes uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, a group of 15 notes from the 1960's to the early 1990's, consisting of 5 francs (Pasteur), 10 francs (Voltaire), 50 francs (Racine), 100 francs (Corneille) and then 10 francs to 200 francs of the 1972 to 1991 issues,mixed condition, most in high grade (15)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de France, 5000 francs, 12 January 1918, serial number N.10 982, multicoloured, allegorical figures in field, the famous 'Flameng' design, Pichard, Frachon and Leferrier signatures,(Pick 76, Lafayette. 43.1), PCGS Currency 30 Very Fine, restoration at top, repaired tears and pinholes. A note with a superb design and deep rich coloursSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de France, 5000 francs, 7 January 1918, serial number V.5 323, multicoloured, allegorical figures in field, the famous 'Flameng' design, Pichard, Frachon and Leferrier signatures,(Pick 76, Lafayette. 43.1), PCGS Currency 20 Very Fine, restoration at bottom, tears and rusty pinholes. An iconic design.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 50 francs, 11.9.1930, serial number M.6401 036, multicoloured, two angels upper left and right, Mercury at bottom centre, watermarks at left and right, the reverse shows a man and woman within wreath,(Pick 80a. Fayette 16.1), PCGS Currency 40 Extremely Fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 50 francs, 28.4.1932, serial number K.10156 785, multicoloured, two angels upper left and right, Mercury at bottom centre, watermarks at left and right, the reverse shows a man and woman within wreath,(Pick 80a, Fayette 16.3), PCGS Currency 45 Extremely Fine, pinholes at left, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, an essay on board for a 20 gulden, 30 March 1933, serial number BL 064490, black, orange and cream, man with pipe at centre, city view in background(unrecorded design), An Edmund Dulac design for a proposed issue of 20 gulden. A most interesting ink annotation on paper protector stating that this 'very inadequate design' is under discussion by the Dutch authorities, uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, an essay on board for a 20 gulden, 30 March 1933, serial number BL 064490, purple, pink and cream, girl at centre in contemporary dress, value and arms in field(unrecorded design), An Edmund Dulac design for a proposed issue of 20 gulden. Dulac's typed notes with regards to the design on protector sheet. UniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, 100 gulden (3), 1938, 1939, 1944, olive-green and red, girl top left and right, 20 gulden, 1941, blue-grey(Pick 51a, b, c, 54), about uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, 20 gulden, 1941, violet, galleons and Queen Emma at right, 50 gulden, 1941, dark brown and pink, girl top left and right, 25 gulden, 1943, lilac and purple, girl at right(Pick 54, 58, 60), first two about uncirculated, last good fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Zilverbon, 1, 2 1/2 and 5 gulden, 1944, Muntbiljet, 1 gulden (2), 1945, 1949, 25 gulden, 1945, girl at right,(Pick 61, 62, 63, 70, 72, 77), generally about fine (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, specimen 20 gulden, 1945, serial number 1AA 000000, dark brown and pale green, King William III at right, value low centre, reverse pale orange and green, the Moerdyk bridge left centre(Pick 76s), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, specimen 50 gulden, 1945, serial number DJ 030264, dark brown and pale purple, King William II at right, value low left, reverse brown, value, also 25 gulden, 1947, serial number AC 060530, red and green, maiden at right, reverse green, value(Pick 78, 81), very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, specimen 10 gulden, 1949, red serial number 5AW 000000, blue and pale orange, King William I at right, value low centre, reverse blue, windmill and canal(Pick 83s), in PCGS Currency holder 61 New Perforated CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, 1000 gulden, 1956, serial number CO 037791, dark brown and green, Rembrandt at right, reverse green, painting allegory at left(Pick 89), in PMG holder 40 Extremely Fine NET, Minor Rust. Due to the high face value few notes were retained and this note correspondingly scarce. A handsome exampleSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, a selection of the more modern issues comprising 10 gulden, 1968, 25 gulden, 1971, 5 gulden, 1973, 50 gulden, 1982, 100 gulden, 1977, 10 gulden, 1997, 25 gulden, 1999 and 100 gulden, 1992(Pick 91, 92, 95, 96, 97, 99, 100, 101), uncirculated (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a printers uniface obverse and reverse proof/specimen on card for a 500 pesetas, Madrid, 1 January 1884, red serial number 00000, black and pale brown, Juan Alvarez Mendizabal at right, maiden (Justitia) at left with sword and scales, cherub at centre with cornsheaf and wreath, value at centre and at top right, signatures of Camacho and Farina, also a uniface reverse proof on card for the 500 pesetas, brown, the arms of the House of Bourbon at centre, value at left and right(Pick 27, Ed.B69m, Los Billetes del Banco de Espana 1979, 170/171), in PMG holders 63 Uncirculate...

(x) France, Banque de France, 20 francs, 2.8.1875, serial number C.382 012, blue on dark yellow, denomination and manuscript signatures in black, male and female allegorical figures at left and right, signed by Mignot-Marsaud,(Pick 61a, Fayette 9.2), PCGS Currency 30 Very Fine, Rust Spots, a rare early dateSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, lot of 3 notes, 50 francs, 27.11.1926, serial number T. 12295 844 and 500 francs, 10.7.1930, serial number Q.1276 068 and 1000 francs 28.11.1924, serial number S.1789 127, both similar colours, blue on lilac with allegorical figures on both sides,(Pick 64h, 66l, 67j, Fayette 14.39, 30.28 and 30.33), all three notes good very fine, the 1000 francs with rust holes at bottom left (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 100 francs, 25.4.1898, serial number D.2456 561, blue on pink, 4 female heads at centre, seated maidens at bottom left and right, reverse blue on pink, allegorical figures holding hands at centre,(Pick 65b, Fayette 21.11), PMG 25 NET Very Fine, edge and internal damage, rust and foreign substance. A scace early dateSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 100 francs, 13.6.1908, serial number X.275 087, multicolour, woman with child at left and right, watermark area at top centre, printed black manuscript signatures, reverse multicolour, blacksmith with hammer and anvil at left, woman and child at right,(Pick 69, Fayette 22.1), about very fine, 2 cm tear centre of bottom border, pinholes at near left border and missing corner tip at top left. Scarce dateSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, 20 francs, ND (1926), red serial number 1445021, green and mauve, Grand Duchess Charlotte at centre, buildings at left and right, reverse green and mauve, arms and value(Pick 35), In PCGS Currency holder 62PPQ New, ex Mel Steinberg, rare especially in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, 100 francs, ND (1934), red serial number E 736865, black, green and mauve, Grand Duchess Charlotte at left, arms at right, reverse green, value at left and right, allegorical maiden at centre(Pick 39), in PCGS Currency holder 65PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, 10 francs, violet, 50 francs, green and mauve, also 100 francs, black and green, all ND (1944), Grand Duchess Charlotte in field(Pick 44a, 46a, 47a), fine, extremely fine and fine respectively (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, a group comprising 10 francs, green, 100 francs, purple and pale blue, both Grand Duchess Charlotte at right, also 50 francs, black, specimen 100 francs, red and 100 francs, red, all Grand Duke Jean(Pick 48, 50, 55b, 56s, 57), mixed grades, the specimen almost uncirculated and scarce (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, specimen 1000 Francs, ND (c1963), serial number A000000, brown on multicoloured underprint, Grand Duchess Charlotte at right, reverse arms at centre, value in guilloche at left, overprinted SPECIMEN in red on obverse and reverse, two punch holes(Pick 52B), In PCGS Currency holder 66PPQ Gem New, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Internationale de Luxembourg, 100 francs, 1968, serial number V 2576305, mauve and multicoloured, Grand Duke Jean at right, bridge at left(Pick 14A), in PMG holder 66 Gem Uncirculated, EPQSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Internationale de Luxembourg, specimen 100 francs, 1981, zero serial numbers, brown, Grand Duke Jean at right(Pick 14as), various printers annotations and date '8.6.81', almost uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Institut Monetaire Luxembourgeois, 100 francs, 1986, 1000 francs, 1985, both Grand Duke Jean at left, also Banque Internationale, 100 francs (2), 1968, 1981, both brown and multicoloured, Grand Duke Jean at right(Pick 58a, 59a, 14a), very fine, uncirculated, PMG 66 but wrongly identified, uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 20 mil reis, specimen/proof, ND (ca 1903), blue and orange, allegorical female figure at left and right, value in orange underprint at centre, reverse blue, D. Affonso Henriques at centre, helmeted female profile at left and right(Pick 82pr), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 20 mil reis, 12.10.1906, serial number Ch.3.m T11175, blue and orange, allegorical female figure at left and right, value in orange underprint at centre, reverse blue, D.Affonso Henriques at centre, helmeted female profile at left and right(Pick 84), in PCGS Currency holder 40 Extremely Fine, Stain on Back, Minor Corner DamageSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 50 pesetas, 1 January 1884, red serial number 789592, black and green, maiden with globe, sceptre and urn at left, Juan Alvarez de Mendizabal at right, reverse green, maiden with eagle at centre(Pick 25), in PMG holder 35 Choice Very Fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 1 January 1884, blue serial number 185699, black on pale orange underprint, cherubs top centre, portrait Juan Alvarez de Mendizabal at right, reverse, dark orange, value at each corner and at centre(Pick 26), in ICG holder 30 Very Fine, fresh and original, a pleasing example and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 50 pesetas, 1 July 1884, serial number 157645, black on light tan underprint, portrait of Bartolome Murillo at centre, steamship and steamtrain in ornate tablet at left and right, reverse blank(Pick 30), in ICG holder 50, extremely fine to about uncirculated, very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 1 July 1884, serial number 242600, black on light tan underprint, portrait of A. Mon at centre, reverse, green, steam locomotive at centre, value at each corner(Pick 31), in PMG holder 35 Choice Very Fine, repaired. Rare and pleasingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 1 June 1889, serial number 0587925, dark grey on pale orange underprint, portrait Francisco Goya in circular frame at right, allegorical figure at left, reverse, brown, woman and cherub at centre(Pick 41), in PMG holder 40, extremely fine, NET, folder states 'repaired'Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 25 pesetas, 24 July 1893, red serial number 6648175, blue and pale tan, de Jovellanos at left(Pick 42), almost fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 24 July 1893, serial number 0799698, blue-grey on cream, portrait of Jovellanos at left, medallic head in profile at right, bank title top centre right, reverse brown, heads in profile at left and right(Pick 44), in PMG holder 35, Choice Very Fine, NET, folder states 'restoration'. RareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Tresor Public, 5000 francs, specimen, no date (1955), serial number O.00 000, multicolour, young farming couple at centre, 'SPECIMEN' perforated diagonally at left and right, the reverse shows a young woman and a child with roses in the background,(Pick M13s, Fayette VF36.2), PCGS Currency 64 Very Choice New and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Tresor Public, 5 Noveaux Francs on 500 francs, specimen proof without serial numbers, no date (1960), blue green and multiclour, Mercury at centre, overprint in red, helmeted man lower right, the reverse shows a reclining maiden, printed on non-watermark paper,(Pick M14pr, Fayette VF37 for type), PCGS Currency 65PPQ Gem New. Extremely rare as a double-sided proofSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Narodowy Bank Polski, a partially hand executed printers composite essay on board for a proposed issue of 500 zlotych, 1971, brown on multicolour underprint, Maria Curie at right, her name alongside her portrait appears with Maria Sklodowska-Curie rather than the common French spelling, arms at low left, reverse, scientific equipment at left, in red-brown leatherette album(Pick unlisted), the 20,000 zlotych of 1989 is not dissimilar featuring the same elements with several major changes, uncirculated and unique, an attractive presentationSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20%...

(x) La Cassa Federale, Switzerland, specimen 10 franchi, Berna, 10 August 1914, serial number A 00001-A 00001, blue and pale brown, Liberty at left, William Tell at right, value at centre and at each corner, text in Italian, reverse brown and blue(Pick 19s, Richter-Kunzmann KS6b), In PCGS Currency holder 65 Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 500 francs, 1 January 1917, prefix 1B, red and pale orange, girl in national dress at left, reverse brown, ladies with embroidery(Pick 7c), In PCGS Currency holder 35 Very FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 500 francs, 31 August 1946, prefix 1-Omega, red and pale orange, girl in national dress at left, reverse brown, ladies with embroidery(Pick 36e), In PCGS Currency holder 25 Very FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 1000 francs, 16 June 1931, prefix 1J, violet and pale orange and green, girl at left, reverse brown, foundry workers(Pick 37c), fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 5 francs, 31 August 1946, prefix 32B, purple, pale blue and green, William Tell at left, brown and grey, value at centre, also 20 francs, 1939, prefix 13U, blue and pale red, Pestalozzi at top right(Pick 11l, 39j), about extremely fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 500 francs, 5 January 1970, prefix 6R, red-brown and green, girl with headscarf and mirror at right, reverse red-brown, girls and two elderly people at centre, value in green at left(Pick 51h), In PCGS Currency holder 62 NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 500 francs, 10 February 1971, prefix 7E, red-brown and green, girl with headscarf and mirror at right, reverse red-brown, girls and two elderly people, value in green at left(Pick 51j), very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 1000 francs, 24 January 1972, prefix 6Q, violet and blue, maiden at right, reverse violet, 'The Dance Macabre', value in blue at left(Pick 52k), almost extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, a selection comprising 20 francs, 1957, 10, 20, 50 and 100 francs, 1988-1990(Pick 46o, 53h, 55j, 56h, 57j), generally very fine to good very fine (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, a selection of the 1995-2005 series comprising 10 francs (2), 20, 50, 100 and 200 francs (Pick 66a, 67a, 69d, 71b, 72f, 73a), generally almost uncirculated to uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 1000 francs, 1996, prefix 96A, violet, Burckhardt low centre(Pick 74a), in PCGS Currency holder 45PPQ Extremely FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Schweizerische Nationalbank, 20 francs (4), red, 50 francs (5), green, 2016(Pick NL), uncirculated (9)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, specimen $50, ND (1972), serial number A/23 000000, blue and multicoloured, purple and violet on multicolour underprint, Vanda Rothschildiana orchid at centre, no signature, reverse blue, waterside Singapore scene(Pick 6 for type, TBB B105 for type), In PCGS Currency holder 64PPQ Very Choice New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, $100 (2), 1973, serial numbers A/5 108771-72, purple and violet on multicolour underprint, Cattleya orchid at centre, arms at right, reverse blue, sailing ships at centre, Hon Sui Sen signature with red seal(Pick 6d, TBB B106d), in ICG holders number 66, choice uncirculated, rare as a consecutive pair and in this grade (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, lot of 2 uncut progressive proof pairs for the 5 ringgit, series of 1979-1986, the first uncut pair with partial printing of the obverse and complete printing of the reverse and the second uncut pair with complete printing on both sides, official red Bradbury and Wilkinson handstamp at bottom with handwritten dates '1.10.85' and '31.10.85' within,In PCGS Currency holders Hole Punch Cancelled and Uncut Sheet of Two, 53 About New and 55 Choice About New respectively (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information plea...

(x) Government of Brunei, progressive proofs (2) for a 5 ringgit, ND (1979), no serial numbers, green and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, signature of Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzadin Waddaulah, reverse green and white, one fully printed, one underprint only(Pick 7 for type, TBB B107 for type), uncirculated, rare in this format (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, lot of 2 uncut progressive proof pairs for the 10 ringgit, series of 1979-1986, the first uncut pair with partial printing of the obverse and complete printing of the reverse and the second uncut pair with complete printing on both sides,In PCGS Currency holders, Hole Punch Cancelled and Uncut Sheet of Two, 58 Choice About New and 55 Choice About New respectively (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, progressive proofs (2) for a 10 ringgit, ND (1979), no serial numbers, red and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, signature of Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzadin Waddaulah, reverse green and white and lilac, one fully printed, one underprint only(Pick 8 for type, TBB B108 for type), uncirculated, rare in this format (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, a group of progressive proofs for an issue of 50 ringgit, ND (1973), green and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah I at right in military cap, value at centre and at each corner, reverse green and white, also a sheet of two partial obverses, no text or Sultan, reverse green and white, another identical sheet of two but with blank reverse, also a sheet of two obverses with Sultan and all detail missing except for a multicoloured guilloche low centre(Pick 9 for type, TBB B109 for similar), a most unusual and interesting group, very rare (8 notes in four pairs)Subjec...

(x) Government of Brunei, progressive proofs (3) for a 50 ringgit, ND (1979), no serial numbers, green and multicoloured, all outline Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, reverse green and white, also one fully printed with Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right(Pick 9 for type, TBB B109 for type), uncirculated, rare in this format (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, specimen 100 ringgit, 1978, serial number A/2 000000, purple and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, signature of Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzadin Waddaulah, reverse purple and white(Pick 10b for type, TBB B110c for type), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, NET. Ink annotation in top margin, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, specimen $500, ND (1979), serial number A/1 000000, orange-red and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, reverse orange, the Mosque of Omar Ali Saifuddin(Pick 11s, TBB B111bs), In PCGS Currency holder 65PPQ Gem New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, proof $1000, ND (1979), serial number A/1 000000, grey and multicoloured, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, signature of Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzadin Waddaulah, reverse grey and multicoloured, the Brunei museum building(Pick 12s, TBB B112 for type), In PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, specimen $500, orange and multicoloured, also specimen $1000, blue-green and multicoloured, no serial numbers, ND (1979), no serial number and both with red overprint in top margin 'SPECIMEN OF NO VALUE' both with Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right(Pick 11s, 12s, TBB B111s, 112s), In PCGS Currency holders 64PPQ Very Choice New, Hole Punch Cancelled (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, a selection comprising 1 ringgit (2), 10 ringgit, 1982-1986, 1, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100 ringgit, 1995-1995(Pick 6b, c, 8b, 13b, 14, 15, 16a, 17, 21), uncirculated (9)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, proof 500 ringgit, ND (1989), brown, red and white with a blue guilloche at right, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at right, underprint omitted(Pick 18 for type, TBB B118 for type), In PCGS Currency holder 65PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Turkish Ministry of Finance, specimen 500 livres turques, 1341 (1926), series 1, number 00000, brown on yellow and pale green underprint, Gok Medresein Amasya at left, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk at right, signature of Mustafa Abdulhalik Renda low centre, reverse, view of Sivas with trees and buildings(Pick 125s, TBB B107s), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ministry of Finance, 1 livre, SH 1341 (1926), green, farmer and ox plough team, 50 kurus, 1, 2 1/2 lirasi, all Inonu at right, 10 liasi, 1942, brown, Inonu art right(Pick 119a, 133, 135, 140, 148), VG to good fine (5),Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Turkey, 5 lirasi, law of 1930, 100 lirasi, law of 1930, 5 lirasi (2), 10 lirasi (2), 20 lirasi, 50 lirasi, also 5, 10, 20 and 100 lirasi(Pick 174, 177, 179, 185, 181b, 186, 187a, 187A), generally very fine or better (12)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Turkey, a selection comprising 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 lirasi, ND (1970-), 10 (2), 100, 500, 1000 (2), 5000 (3), 10000 (2), 20000(2), 50000(2), 100000, 250000, 500000 (2), 1 million (2), 5 million, 250000 and 10000000 lirasi, (1984-), also a set of the 2005 series, 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, lirasi, 5 (2), 10 (2), 20 (2), 50 (2), 100 (2) and 200 lirasi, all Ataturk portrait(Pick 187b, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194b, 195, 196, 196A, 197, 198, 199, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 213, 216-221), mixed grades but generaly extremely fine or better (47)Subjec...

(x) Central Bank of Turkey, a blue and white die proof of President Ismet Inonu as used for the Law of 1930 (1942-47)printers handstamp at right, tear in right margin not affecting the indented design, otherwise extremely fine, unusual and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Turkey, a printers stock vignette of 'President Inonu of the Turkish Republic', black and white, as used on the series of 1940,annotated 'Cancelled July 41', about uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Turkey, vignettes (2) of President Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, black and white and brown and white, Ataturk wearing jacket and tie as used on the series of 1966good extremely fine, rare (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Turkey, printers stock vignettes (2) of 'President Inonu of the Turkish Republic', black and white, as used on the series of 1940/1942 President Inonu wearing jacket and tie, the second vignette the President wearing jacket and white bow tieboth engraved on large format card, uncirculated and rare (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ministry of Finance/Central Bank, a printers stock vignette on card of President Mustapha Kemal Pacha (Kemal Ataturk), ND (c 1926), black and whitesimilar to the portraits of the series of 1926. An ABNC engraving, good extremely fine and rare and a particularily strong and imposing portrait of AtaturkSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Afghanistan, specimen 2 afghanis, brown, 5 afghanis, green, 10 afghanis, red-brown, 20 afghanis, purple, 50 afghanis, blue, 100 afghanis, dark green and 500 afghanis, purple, all SH 1318 (1939), all red zero serial numbers, all King Muhammad Zahir at left, all arms top centre, signatures unknown(Pick 21s-27s, TBB B301-305, 307), In PCGS Currency holders Hole Punch Cancelled with grades 63PPQ Choice New, 62PPQ New, 63PPQ Choice New, 53 About New, 50 About New, 50 About New, 40 Extremely Fine respectively, 20A soiled with Afghanistan Bank Stamp, 50A stained with Afghanistan Bank Stam...

(x) Bank of Afghanistan, 2, 5, 10, 50 and 100 afghanis, 1318 (1939), brown, green, red-brown, blue and olive green respectively, all with King Muhammad Zahir at right, value at each corner, signatures unknown(Pick 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, TBB B301, 302, 303, 305, 306), In PCGS Currency holders 64 Very Choice New, 66PPQ Gem New, 65PPQ Gem New, 64PPQ Very Choice New, 64PPQ Very Choice New respectively (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 5 francs, 2.12.1916, serial number A.15228 25, blue, male and female allegorical figures at left and right, text panels top left and right and also bottom centre, reverse blue, ornate floral borders,(Pick 70, Fayette 2.46), PMG 67EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated. A great note in superb condition. The only note in this highest grade in the PMG population report.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, lot of 2x 100 francs, 6.5.1915, serial number W.2810 661 and 22.5.1919 serial number O.5917 487, multicolour, woman with child at left and right, watermark of Mercury at top centre, the reverse shows a blacksmith with hammer and anvil at left and woman and child at right,(Pick 71a, Fayette 23.7 and 23.11), almost uncirculated and good extremely fine respectively (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 10 francs, 12.6.1918, serial number X.5951Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 10 francs, 25.2.1937, serial number T.68207 517, blue, Minerva at top left, watermark of a classical head at right, reverse blue, seated peasant woman at right, signed by Boyer and Strohl,(Pick 73e, Fayette 6.18), PCGS Currency 45PPQ Choice Extremely fine. The second rarest signature combination in the series. The very last date of this variety typeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 20 francs, 1.7.1916, serial number J.6 127, blue, bust of Bayard at left, watermark of same at right, reverse blue, peasant with scythe on reverse,(Pick 74, Fayette 11.1), PCGS Currency 45 Extremely fine, pinholes at left. The first date of this issue and relatively scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale du Mali, a printers archival obverse composite essay on card for a 5000 Francs, 1 December 1967, serial number 9A 000000, blue and multicoloured, portrait of President Modibo Keita wearing a patterned kufi cap at centre right, man operating machinery at lower left, value in guilloches in each corner(Pick and TBB unlisted), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New, uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Angola, 20 escudos, law of 1947, serial number 8FE 000001, purple, Correia at right, arms top centre, fortress and Correia at left(Pick 79a), in ICG grading 60 AU/UNC, small repaired tear top rightSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, a uniface trial/proof for a 10 francs, 1928 serie A, blue and lilac brown, allegorical maiden at left and right, (Justitia and Abundance), bank initials low centre, value in text around(Pick unrecorded) in PCGS Currency holder 62 New, Rusty Clipmark, Residue on Back, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 5 and 10 francs, 1943, 500 francs, 1942, 1000 francs, 1943, 20 francs, 1943, 100 francs, 1943, grey-blue, 100 francs, 1944, orange(Pick 121, 122, 109, 110, 111, 112, 114), generally fine to very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 1000 francs, 1945, prefix 1855.T.290, blue, King Albert I wearing steel helmet(Pick 128b), uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 100 francs, 1945, prefix 0350.Y. brown and yellow, King Leopold I at left, also 100 francs, 1945, prefix D.0742, pale and dark brown, King Leopold II at left, 100 francs, 1957, King Leopold I at left, also 1000 francs, 1951, King Albert at left(Pick 126, 127, 129c, 131), very fine and extremely fine, last two fine the second note scarce (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Royaume de Belgique, 20 and 50 francs, 1956, Banque Nationale 100 francs, 1974, 500 francs, 1971, also another 500 francs, 1971, pale blue, Van Orley at centre, also 1000 francs, 1961, brown, Gerard Kremer at left(Pick 132b, 133b, 134b, 135b, 136), the second 500 francs in PMG holder 58, balance generally extremely fine (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 5000 francs, 16 January 1973, serial number 0078 N 2235, green and brown, Andre Vesalius at right, angel top left, reverse green, statue of Aesculapius and temple at right(Pick 137), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 5000 francs, 25 July 1977, serial number 0271 Q. 6316, green and brown, Andre Vesalius at right, angel top left, reverse green, statue of Aesculapius and temple at right(Pick 137), in PMG holder 66 Gem Uncirculated EPQ, a scarce typeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Royaume de Belgique, 20 francs, 1964, King Baudouin at left, 50 francs, 1966, Banque Nationale, 100 francs (2), 1978, 1982, 500 francs (2), 1980, 1982, 1000 francs, 1980,(Pick 138, 142, 139, 141a, 143, 144x1 Pick 139 and 141a VG and VF, balance uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 5000 francs, ND (1982-), serial number 71504851825, green and lilac, Guido Gezelle at left, reverse green and brown, dragonfly and leaf design(Pick 145), PMG holder 67 Superb Gem Unc EPQSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 10000 francs, ND (1992-), serial number 71504851825, multicoloured, King Baudouin I and Queen Fabiola at left, reverse multicoloured, the Royal residence at Laeken(Pick 146), PMG holder 66 Superb Gem Unc EPQSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 100 francs, pale pink-red, 200 francs, yellow-orange, 500 francs, blue-green, 1000 francs, pink-rown and 2000 francs, violet, all ND (1995-2001),(Pick 147, 148, 149, 150, 151), the 2000 in PMG holder 67 Superb Gem Unc EPQ, balance uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 10000 francs, ND (1997-), serial number 90200018270, multicoloured, King Albert II and Queen Paola at left, reverse multicoloured, the Royal residence at Laeken in field(Pick 152), in PCGS Currency holder 66PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a printers archival specimen 20 escudos, Madrid, 1 January 1866, no serial numbers, mauve and green, maiden (Spain) at left with shield and lion, cherub top centre with scythe and corn sheaf, medallic female head at left and right centre, counterfoil at left, reverse mauve and green, inverted text and value(Pick unlisted, Edifil B14s for similar), PCGS Currency 64 Very Choice New, residue on obverse, one tiny pinhole. Beautiful and excessively rare, a lovely banknoteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please...

(x) El Banco de Espana, proof 1000 pesetas on card, 1 July 1876, black, orange and pale green, Lope de Vega at left, Columbus with Indian at centre, maiden low right(Pick 13pr), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, some staining, attractive and extremely rare in any formatSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 25 pesetas, 1 January 1884, serial number 1023741, dark grey on salmon pink underprint, bank title along top, woman and two girls in circular frame at centre flanked by value in patterned tablets, reverse, orange-red, bank arms at centre(Pick 24), in ICG holder 25, fine to very fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kingdom of Afghanistan, 1 rupee, green, 5 and 50 rupees, pink, arms in field, 100 rupees, green, all ND (1919-1920), 5, 10 and 50 afghanis, ND (1926-1928), 1 rupee, ND (1928-1929), green(Pick 1b, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 14a), generally extremely fine (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan Ministry of Finance, 5, 10 and 20 afghanis, 1936, no serial numbers, red, brown and purple respectively on multicolour underprints, the Independence Monument at right, arms at left, value at top left and right(Pick 16, 17, 18, TBB B202, 205), the 10 about fine, balance uncirculated (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan Ministry of Finance, 10 afghanis, 1936, red serial number D58/65 1173425, brown and multicoloured underprint, the Independence Monument at right, arms at left, value at top left and right(Pick 17Aa, TBB B210), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated EPQ, the much rarer type with serial numbersSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan, Ministry of Finance, 10 afghanis, brown, 20 afghanis, red-brown, both SH 1315 (1936), both arms at left, the Independence Monument at right(Pick 17, 18, TBB B204, 205), uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan Ministry of Finance, 50 afghanis, 1936, no serial numbers, blue-green on multicolour underprint, Independence Monument at right, arms at left, value at top left and right(Pick 19r, TBB B206), uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan Ministry of Finance, 50 afghanis, 1936, no serial numbers, blue-green on multicolour underprint, Independence Monument at right, arms at left, value at top left and right(Pick 19r, TBB B206), uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan Ministry of Finance, 100 afghanis, 1936, no serial numbers, purple and green, Independence Monument at right, arms at left, value at top left and right(Pick 20r, TBB B207), In PCGS Currency holder 58PPQ Choice About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan, Ministry of Finance, 50 afghanis, SH1315 (1936), blue-green and multicoloured, arms at left, the Independence Monument at right(Pick 19r, TBB B206), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, EPQSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nazionale D'Albania, 5 Francs, ND (1926), obverse red-brown and multicolour with boy wearing hat at right, reverse green and pink with bridge at centre and value to each corner.(Pick 2ct) separate obverse and reverse proof/colour trial, pencil annotation 'Proof' to upper right margins, about uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Albania, 100 franka Ari, 1939, serial number A 37291, purple and multicoloured, double-headed eagle black handstamp at right, reverse green and purple, the Drin river at centre, value at left and right(Pick 5, TBB B105a), paper damage low centre and low right, rust mark, fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Crete, specimen 100 drachmai, ND (ca 1900), serial number 00001-50000, black, green and pale orange, arms top centre flanked by Zeus and King George I, reverse blue, labyrinth, value and value at each corner(Pick S154s), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice New, Perforated Cancelled, attractive and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Espana, printers archival specimen 5000 pesetas, Barcelona, 11 June 1938, purple and dark green on multicolour underprint, Mariano Fortuny at right, value at each corner, reverse blue-green and yellow, Fortuny's painting, La Vicaria, one cancellation hole, circular red Bradbury Wilkinson overstamp on obverse(Pick 92 for type), PCGS Currency 53 About New, staple holes at top left. A lovely note with fresh and original paper. Extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a group (3) of watermark sketches comprising an unissued 500 Peseta note dated 4 December 1934, featuring Menendez y Pelayo (1856-1912); watermark sketch for an unissued 25 Peseta note dated 30 April 1936, featuring Menandez y Pelayo; also watermark sketch for an unissued 5000 Peseta note dated 3 November 1938, all mounted on card with a tissue paper overlay, two sold with De La Rue envelopes(Pick not listed), most unusual, unique and a fascinating insight into the work behind the design creation of banknotes (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT...

(x) Republica Espana, 50 centimos, 1 and 2 pesetas, 1937/1938,(Pivk 93, 94, 95), uncirculated (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Espana, Regency issue, 5 pesetas, 21 November 1938, red serial number 6223247, pale blue and mauve, arms top right, value low left(Pick 97a), VG but rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Espana, Regency issue, 10 pesetas, 21 November 1938, serial number 3463752, pale blue and pink-orange, arms top right, value low left(Pick 98a), VG but rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco De Espana, Burgos, 25 pesetas, 21 November 1936, prefix R, blue and green, value at left and right and each corner,(Pick 99), in ICG holder 68 Gem Unc and pressed but attractive, about extremely fine, scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco De Espana, Burgos, 50 pesetas, 21 November 1936, prefix P, brown, 100 pesetas, 1936, prefix A, green and 500 pesetas, prefix A, blue, all with value at left and right and each corner,(Pick 100a, 101a, 102a), first two fine, last with split top centre, VG (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco De Espana, Burgos, 500 and 1000 pesetas, 21 November 1936, prefix B, blue and brown respectively, value at left and right and each corner,(Pick 102, 103), the 500 PCGS Currency 53PPQ and the 1000 PCGS Currency 45PPQ, scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 1 peseta, 1937, pale blue and lilac, arms at left, also 2 pesetas, Burgos cathedral at left, green and orange,(Pick 104a, 105a), almost uncirculated, also an enveope dated 1937 (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 2 peseta, 1937, green and orange, cathedral at left, reverse blue and orange(Pick 105a), in ICG holder 68 Gem UncSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 5 peseta, 18 July 1937, grey and orange, maiden at right with caduceus, reverse red-orange, arms at centre(Pick 105a), in ICG holder 66 Choice UncSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 1 peseta, 1938, purple and green, arms at left, reverse mauve and orange(Pick 107a), about uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, specimen 1 peseta, Burgos, 1938, purple and pale green, arms at left, reverse violet and green(Pick 108s), notch in top margin, peforated, INUTILAZADO, good extremely fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 1 peseta, 1938, purple and green, arms at left, reverse mauve and orange, also 2 pesetas, 1938, green and orange(Pick 107a, 109a), about uncirculated and VG (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 5 pesetas, 1938, purple and green, 25 pesetas, 1938, lilac and green and 100 pesetas, 1938, brown and orange, all value at centre and at each corner arms at left, reverse mauve and orange(Pick 110a, 111a, 112a), first in ICG holder 68 Gem Unc, next two extremely fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 50 peseta, 1938, purple and green and orange, arms at left, reverse brown and orange(Pick 112a), in ICG holder 66 Choice Unc, scarce in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 50 pesetas, 1938, red prefix B, purple and green, 100 pesetas, 1938, red prefix C, brown and orange, all value at centre and at each corner arms at left, reverse mauve and orange(Pick 112a, 113a), in PMG holder 64 Choice Unc, EPQ and 63 Choice Unc, EPQ (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 500 peseta, 1938, lilac and green and orange, arms at centre, reverse grey and orange, Burgos cathedral at centre(Pick 114a), in PMG holder 58 Choice About Unc, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 1000 peseta, 1938, purple-pink, pale blue and green and orange, arms at centre, reverse brown and orange(Pick 115a), in ICG holder 40 VF/EF, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 25 pesetas, 9 January 1940, prefix C, blue and brown, Juan de Herrera at left(Pick 116a), pressed, about extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 50 peseta, 9 January 1940, prefix D, green and orange, Pelayo at left, also 100 pesetas, 1940, mauve, Columbus at centre(Pick 117a, 118a), in ICG holder 63 Uncirculated, the second note good very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, Burgos, 500 pesetas, ND (1945), serial number A 2651541, dark green and pink, Don Juan of Austria at right, arms low centre, reverse purple, sea battle(Pick 119a), in PMG holder 30, Very Fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, Madrid, 9 January 1940, prefix A, brown and pale pink-orange, Murillo at centre(Pick 120a), almost very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1 peseta, 1940, blue and orange, galleon at centre, also 5 pesetas, 1940, orange-brown and pale blue, the Palace of Segovia at right(Pick 122a, 123a), in ICG holder 66 Choice Unc and 70 Perfect Unc (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 500 pesetas, 1940, maroon serial number 0092403, green and multicoloured, the painting of Conde de Orgaz by El Greco at right(Pick 124), PCGS Currency 55 Choice About New, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, 1940, serial number 1791897, purple and pale orange-pink, King Carlos I at left, reverse purple(Pick 125a), in PMG holder 53 About Uncirculated, minor splits, scarce in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1 and 5 pesetas, 1943, 1 and 5 pesetas, 1945, 25, 100 pesetas, green, Goya at right, 500 pesetas, blue, de Vitoria at right, both 1945(Pick 126a, 127a, 128a, 129a, 130a, 131a, 132a), the 500 pesetas about extremely fine, balance about uncirculated to uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, 1946, red serial number 2013509, green and pink, Vives at right(Pick 133a), PCGS Currency 35 Very Fine (cleaned and pressed)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 5 pesetas, 1947, purple, pale pink and pale blue, Seneca at right(Pick 134a), in ICG holder 68 Gem UncSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, specimen 5 pesetas, 1948, dark green, lilac and white, Elcano at left(Pick 136a), perforated INUTILIZADO, uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 1948, red prefix D, brown and pale yellow, Bayeu at left, also 1000 pesetas, 1949, green, de Santillan at right(Pick 137a, 138a), uncirculated and good very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1 peseta (2), 1951, 5 pesetas, 1951, 50 francs, 1951, purple, 500 francs, 1951, blue, 1000 francs, 1951, green, 1 peseta, 1953(Pick 139a, 140a, 141a, 142a,143a, 144a), mixed grades, the 50 and 1000 uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 1953, brown, 5 pesetas, 1954, green, 25 pesetas, 1954, violet, 500 pesetas, 1954, blue, Picasso at centre and 100 pesetas, 1957, green, 'Reyes Catolicos' at centre(Pick 145a, 146a, 147a, 148a, 149a), extremely fine to uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 1965, brown, 1000 pesetas, 1965, green, 100 pesetas, 1970, brown, 500 pesetas, 1971, blue, 1000 pesetas, 1971, green and 5000 pesetas (3), 1976, purple, King Carlos III at right(Pick 150a, 151a, 152a, 153a, 154a, 155a), unc, VF, F, unc, unc and EF, last two 5000 uncirculated (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 200 pesetas, 1980, red, 500 pesetas, 1979 (3), one serial number P 1000001, the other two consecutive, blue, 1000 pesetas (3), 1979, serial numbers 2F 7000007 and 1R 7000007, also P 6866663 E, 200 pesetas, 1980, red , 5000 pesetas, 1979, purple, King Juan Carlos I at right(Pick 156a, 157a, 158a, 159a, 160a), generally uncirculated (9)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 5000 pesetas (4), 1979, serial numbers 2D 223322, 3M 7002007, 2Q 800008P, 3Y 1000001, purple, King Juan Carlos I at right,(Pick 160a), all graded by PCGS Currency, 62PPQ, 64PPQ (2) and 66PPQ (4 notes in total)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 5000 pesetas (3), 1979, serial numbers P 8980898, 1S5539355, 2S 811118, purple, King Juan Carlos I at right(Pick 160a), graded PCGS Currency 64PPQ, 66PPQ and 67PPQ (3 notes)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 10000 pesetas, 1985, serial number 1X 6099788, grey, green and lilac, King Juan Carlos I at right, also 10000 pesetas, 1985, serial number 1S 332233, as previous(Pick 161a), graded PCGS Currency 55 and 58 Choice About New respectively (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000, 2000 (2), 5000 (2) and 10000 pesetas, 1992, (Pick 163, 164a, 165a, 166a), uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Bilbao, 50 and 100 pesetas, 1936, green on pale orange, Banyoles, 25 centimos, 1937, Girona 1 peseta, 1937, Bilbao 25 pesetas, 1937, Burgos 1 peseta, 1940generally about fine (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 100 pesetas, 11 March 1938, serial number 4728405, purple, pale green and pink, Dama de Elche at left, classical galley at low centre, value at each corner, reverse purple, palm trees, arms at top centre, value at right(Pick 90), PCGS Currency 55 Choice About New, faint crayon mark on obverse, printer ink at top. Believed to be one of only two or three issued examples extant and thus of the greatest raritySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, obverse and reverse stage proofs for 5000 Pesetas (5), Barcelona, 28 January 1938, the obverse in three parts, first without the portrait of Mariano Fortuny, second just the portrait, and third the underprint, reverse in two parts, first Fortuny's picture 'La Vicaria', second underprint(Pick 92 proofs), typed date '9. 9. 38.' and typed annotations on obverse and reverse, mounting traces, otherwise good extremely fine to about uncirculated and excessively rare proofs for a very rare unissued note (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Prem...

(x) El Banco de Espana, a die proof of Mariano Fortuny, black and white, as used on the extremely rare 500 pesetas of 1938, a classic of the Spanish banknote series(cf Pick 92 for type), PCGS Currency 63PPQ Choice New. A pleasing Bradbury Wilkinson engraving, very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, a printers archival composite obverse and reverse essay for a proposed issue of 50 pesetas, Madrid, 1 July 1931, blue and multicoloured, value at centre and at each corner, helmeted female head at right, ornate background detail, reverse grey, pale green and pink, helmeted male head at centre, value at left and at each corner(Pick unrecorded type), both sides graded PCGS Currency 63 Choice New. Unique and very striking (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 1000 pesetas, 25 April 1931, serial number 0326390, green and pin, blue and orange, Zorilla at top left, reverse blue, Zorilla giving a recitation(Pick 84A), PCGS Currency 58PPQ Choice About New. Attractive and a scarce noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 5 pesetas (2), silver certificates, 1935, green, 10 pesetas (4), 1935, purple, 25 pesetas, 1936, red serial number A 5673388, pale blue and brown, Sorolla at left, and 50 pesetas, 1935, purple(Pick 85a, 86a, 87b, 88), uncirculated, the last note very fine, the 25 pesetas scarce (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Espana, 500 pesetas, 7 January 1935, red serial number 1382742, blue and multicoloured, Cortez at left, his palace in Mexico low right, reverse red, Cortez burning ships(Pick 89), PCGS Currency 66PPQ Gem New. Attractive and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) State Bank of Ethiopia, a booklet containing 45 obverse proofs for a proposed issue of 50 cents, also 12 reverses and in addition 30 with partial background tints, various colours, mostly green and brown. Emperor Haile Selassie at centre of obverses and signature of Jack Bennet, the lion of Judah on reverses(Pick unrecorded denomination, TBB unrecorded denomination), a Security Banknote Company booklet, highly unusual and an unrecorded denomination in both Pick and TBBSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Con...

(x) Conseil General, Andorra 1 peseta, 1936, serial number 08154, purple and pale pink-red, arms top centre, reverse blue text(Pick 6, TBB B106a), uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republica Portuguesa, Angola, specimen 50 centavos, ND (1923), red serie A2, zero serial numbers, brown with red text, allegorical figures, arms top centre(Pick 63s), very fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Armee Catholique et Royale, France, 'bon de cinquante livres', ND (1793), serial number A 794, green on cream watermarked paper, head of Louis XVII top centre, arms low centre, three manuscript signatures in field(Pick A94 for type), mounting thinning below, good very fine and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Armee Catholique et Royale, France, 'bon de 500 livres', ND (1793), serial number 350, red on white parchment-like paper, head of Louis XVII top centre, arms low centre, three printed signatures in field,(Pick A94 for type), contemporary copy, very fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, a group of assignats and notgeld bonds, 10, 15, 20 sols and 1 franc 1792-1793, the bond notgelds for 50 centimes (2 types) and 2 francs, 1915-1916,generally extremely fine to almost uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Austrian National Bank, specimen 50 schilling, 1935, violet and green, Hubert Storrer as a child at right, reverse violet, the village of Maria Worth and Lake Worth at right(Pick 100s, Richter 237b), red MUSTER overprint, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Austrian National Bank, specimen 20 schilling, 1950, dark and light brown, Haydn at right, reverse brown, cherub and drum(Pick 129s), red MUSTER overprint, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, EPQ, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Austrian National Bank, specimen 100 schilling, 1949, serial number 33973/1184, green, pale brown, girl at right, reverse mermaid at left with cherub(Pick 132s), red MUSTER overprint, perforated, almost uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, Moeda Insulana, Azores, 2500 reis, 20 July 1906, seial number AK 11252, black, pale blue and orange, Afonso de Albuquerque at right, red ACORES overprint at right(Pick 8b), in PCGS Currency holder 25 Very FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, Moeda Insulana, Azores, 5 mil reis, 20 January 1905, serial number K 08787, green and pale brown, maiden (Portugal), arms and river gods in oval frame top centre(Pick 9), about fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, Moeda Insulana, Azores, 10 mil reis, 30 September 1910, serial number R 02660, grey and pale orange, figures representing the Arts in field, red ACORES overprint top right(Pick 12), in PCGS Currency holder 20 Very Fine, Small Tears and PinholesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 500 lire, 11 June 1940, serial number H189-1540, pale brown and mauve, Ceres at right, signatures of Azzolini and Urbini at centre(Pick 51d), In PCGS Currency holder 55 Choice About New, nothing above a grade of 20 listed on Track and Price at the time of cataloguingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 500 lire, 11 June 1940, serial number H180-1542, pale brown and mauve, Ceres at right, signatures of Azzolini and Urbini at centre(Pick 51d), almost uncirculated thus quite scarce, nothing above a grade of 20 listed on Track and Price at the time of cataloguingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 100 lire (5), 1931, 1935, 1938, 1939, 1940, pale brown, Italia seated low centre, Azzolini and Cima/Azzolini and Urbini signatures(Pick 55a, b), generally about fine (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 1000 lire (2), 1938, 1940, green and pale brown, allegorical maidens seated at centre, signatures of Azzolini and Urbini at centre(Pick 63), almost fine and almost very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 1000 lire, 1938, multicoloured, maidens low centre, Azzolini and Urbina signatures, also 1000 lire, 1947, purple, Einaudi and Urbini signatures , 50 lire, 1942(Pick 63, 72c, 54), about very fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 10000 lire, 1961, brown, two maidens low centre, Carli and Ripa signatures(Pick 89d), very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 100000 lire, 8 June 1970, serial number A 090150 Z, pale brown, black and green, Manzoni at right, Carli and Lombardi signatures(Pick 100b), almost uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 2000 lire (2), 1983, serial number BA 140799 Z, purple and green, Galileo at centre, Ciampi and Stevani signatures(Pick 103c, Crapanzano-Giulianini 504), In PCGS Currency holders 65PPQ Gem New and 67PPQ Superb Gem New, a scarce replacement pair of notes (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 20000 lire (2), 1975, brown, Titian at centre, signatures of Carli and Barbarito(Pick 104, Crapanzano-Giulianini 594), uncirculated and very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 500 lire, 1947, 1000 lire (2), 1947, 100 lire, 500 lire (2), 1000 lire (4), 50000 lire, 1977, 10000 lire, 1976, 50000 lire, 1980, 100000 lire, 1994, 2000 lire, 1983(Pick 80a, 82, 83, 92a, 94, 95, 96a, 101, 107c, 106, 117a, 103c), mixed grades (15)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca d'Italia, 5000 lire, 5000, 10000 and 50000 lire, 1984, 1000, 2000, 50000 lire, 1990, 1990, 1992, Allied Military Currency, 2, 5 and 10 lire(Pick 105, 111, 112, 113b, 114, 115, 116c, M11, 12, 13), generally uncirculated (10)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional de Cabo Verde, a printers composite essay for a proposed issue of 50 escudos, ND (ca 1976), serial number A/1 000000, blue and multicoloured, Pansau Na Isna with hat at left, arms top centre, reverse blue, volcano at centre. Pansau Na Isna was first depicted on a Guinee-Bissau 50 pesos dated 1975. The design described above is very similar to the Banco Nacional da Guinee-Bissau 50 pesos. As a point of interest the actual issuing bank was 'Banco de Cabo Verde' and not 'Banco Nacional da Cabo Verde' as appears on the current example. It can be surmised presumably that a commo...

(x) Banco de Cabo Verde, a set of specimens consisting of 100, 500 and 1000 escudos, 20 January 1977, serial numbers all A/1 000000, diagonal stamp ESPECIME on each note, hole punched, all depicting Cabral at right, also 200, 500, 2000 and 5000 escudos, 2014(Pick 54s, 55s, 56, -, TBB B201as1, 202as1, 203as1, 217a, 219a, 220a, 221a), about uncirculated, the later issue, colourful, uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh, an obverse composite essay on card for a proposed issue of 10 Taka ND (c.1972), serial number AA 000000, green, pink and multicoloured, portrait of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at right, flag at centre, value in three corners, plant at lower right(Pick unlisted, TBB unlisted), an essay for the proposed issue of 1972, about uncirculated, uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bangladesh Bank, an obverse composite artist's essay on card for a proposed issue of 100 Taka ND (ca1972), serial number A 000000, turquoise and multicoloured, portrait of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at left, value in each corner(Pick unlisted but similar to Pick 12, TBB unlisted), about uncirculated, uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 20 francs, 10.3.1873, serial number N1682 609, blue, seated woman low centre, text panels left and right, the reverse also blue, woman at centre, signed by Mignot-Marsaud,(Pick 55, Fayette A46.4 ), PCGS Currency 20 Very Fine, Rust Spots and Pinholes at left. A very early date and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 5 francs, 15.1.1874, serial number J.3312 718, blue, denominaion and manuscript signatures in black, male and female allegorical figures at left and right,(Pick 60, Fayette 1.25), PCGS Currency 30 Very Fine, small tear at top. An early and rare semi-key date of the seriesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, a set of printer's archival black and white photographs for unaccepted designs for a 20 Francs, ND (1955) comprising obverse design, girl in headscarf at left, reservoir, no value; reverse, young girl at right, waterfall, no value, both with handstamp 27 May 1955 on backs; also obverse design, girl in beret at left, reservoir; and reverse, girl at right and waterfall both with different numeral '20' from issued note and handstamp 15 July 1955 on backs, sold with annotated 1955 envelope(Pick unlisted, varieties of Pick 31 (4), TBB B unreco...

(x) Banque du Congo Belge, a uniface obverse proof on white card for a 5 francs, ND (ca 1941), green, white and pale tan, male head at centre, value at each corner(Pick unrecorded type, TBB unrecorded type), small hole above design, good very fine and possibly uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque du Congo Belge, 50 francs, ND (1941-1942), serial number 129963, Series B, black and multicoloured, girl at right, value in left field and at each corner, no EMISSION overprint in field, signatures of Goeman and Baseleer, reverse black, leopard at centre, value at left and right(Pick 16a, TBB B218a), in ICG holder number 40, very fine to extremely fine thus scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale de Belgique, 20 francs, 10 June 1914, 5 francs, 1 July 1914, serial number C402236, 5 francs, 1 July 1914, serial number 004.A.385, 1 franc, 22 May 1917, prefix S2, 20 francs, 1938, 100 francs (2), 1943(Pick 67, 74, 75, 106, 107) mixed grades ranging from good to very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Brunei, $1, 5, 10, 50 and $100, all 1967, value at centre, value at each corner, all Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin III at right, all signature Omar Ali Saifuddin III(Pick 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, TBB B101a, 102a, 103a, 104a, 105a), very slight toning and faint fold on $100 otherwise uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Union Bank of Burma, 5 kyats, 1953, brown and pale pink, chinze at right, 100 kyats, 1953, green, peacock at centre, chinze head at right, both Hopkins signature, also 1, 5, 10 and 25 kyats, ND (1972-1973), all General Aung San portrait(Pick 43, 45, 56, 57, 58, 59, TBB B906a, 908a, 1001a, 1002a, 1003a, 1004a first VF, second uncirculated, balance uncirculated except the 25 kyats which is fine (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Union Bank of Burma, a group of specimens of the ND (1958) issue, all General Aung San at right, zero serial numbers, comprising 10 Kyats, blue and multicoloured; 20 Kyats, purple and multicoloured; 50 Kyats, light brown and multicoloured; 100 Kyats, green and multicoloured, all overprinted SPECIMEN in red with two De La Rue ovals on obverse and reverse[Pick 48s2, 49s2, 50s2, 51s2, TBB B811as1, 812as, 813as2, 814as), mounting traces, ink annotations in top margins on all except the 100 kyats, otherwise about uncirculated to uncirculated and a rare group (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price...

(x) Union Bank of Burma, specimen 20 kyats (2), ND (1958), red zero serial numbers, purple, General Aung San at right,[Pick 49s2, TBB B812as), mounting traces, good very fine to extremely fine and scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de la Republique du Burundi, colour trial 5000 francs, 1 April 1968, serial number A 000000, purple and pale blue, President Micombrero at right, reverse purple, dockyard scene(Pick 26ct, TBB B213ct), in PMG holder 66, Gem Uncirculated, EPQ, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 1000 escudos, specimen/proof, without date (1929) or serial numbers, green and multicoloured, De Sa Da Bandeira at right, bridge low left, arms top centre, value at left and at each corner, date '27.9.1929' written in pencil, reverse brown and pale blue and grey and lilac, arms top left, grape harvesting in field, medallic female head top left field, value at left and right, single hole punch cancellation,(Pick 145s), in PCGS holder 50 PPQ About New. Two small pinholes towards the lower portion of the note, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 2...

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 50 escudos, specimen, without date (1932) or serial numbers, purple and multicolour, D. de Saldanha at left, monument at lower center, watermark area at right, reverse blue, oxen ploughing at centre, red oval De La Rue stamp lower right corner,(Pick 146s), in PCGS holder 50 About New, repaired at centre, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reunion, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, group of 3 specimens, serial numbers 0.000 00000 from the 1947-1949 issue, 5, 20 and 50 francs, multicoloured notes featuring Bougainville, General Gentil and Belain d'Esnambuc respectively, 'SPECIMEN' perforated and overprinted in black,(Pick 41s, 43s and 44s), almost uncirculated to uncirculated (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reunion, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, 100 francs, specimen serial number 0.000 00000 from the 1947-1949 issue, 100 francs, multicoloured notes featuring La Bourdonnais, 'SPECIMEN' perforated and overprinted in black,(Pick 45s), uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reunion, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, 5000 francs, serial numbers E.11 823, 1947-1949, multiclour, General Schoelcher at right, the reverse shows local people engaging in agricultural activities,(Pick 53), PCGS Currency 30 Very Fine, small pinholes and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reunion, Institut d'Emission des Departments d'Outre Mer, 10 Noveaux Francs on 500 francs, no date (1967-1971), serial number W.1 82370, multiclour, two women at right, sailing boat and houses at bottom centre and left, the reverse shows oxen pulling carts of sugar cane, signed by Postel-Vinay and Clappier,(Pick 54b), PCGS Currency 66PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Cape Verde, specimen 500 escudos, 1958, zero serial numbers, brown and multicoloured, Pinto at right, ship seal and arms in field, reverse brown and mauve(Pick 50s), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice New Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque des Etats de l'Afrique Centrale, Central African republic, 500 francs, ND (1974), serial number 002000171, red and multicoloured, the 'Chutes de Boali' waterfall at centre, Emperor Jean-Bedel Bokassa at right, value to left and right, signatures of Joudiou and Emane at right, reverse red, students at centre, carving at left and right, value top left and right(Pick 1, TBB B101a), in ICG holder number 63, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque des Etats de L'Afrique Centrale, Central African Republic, 1000 Francs, ND (1974), serial number N1 22297, blue and multicoloured, rhinoceros, water buffalo and trees at centre, President Jean-Bedel Bokassa at right, value in red top left and right, signatures of Joudiou and Emane at right, reverse blue, mining machinery, planes at centre, carving at left and right, value top left and right(Pick 2, TBB B102a), in ICG holder number 63, uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condition...

(x) Banque des Etats de l'Afrique Centrale, Central African Republic, 5000 Francs, ND (1979), serial number C.1 91515, multicoloured, President Bokassa at right, combine harvester at centre, men hoeing at left, signatures of Joudiou and Remombo, reverse mask at left, buildings at centre, statue at right, ethnic mask at left(Pick 3a, TBB B103a), good very fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque des Etats de L'Afrique Centrale, Central African Empire, 5000 Francs, ND (1979 ), serial number S.1 73560, yellow-brown and multicoloured, combine harvester and field workers, President Jean-Bedel Bokassa at right, value in blue top left and right, signatures of Oye-Mba and Emane at right, reverse pink-brown, mining machinery at centre, Minaret at right, carving at left and right, value top left and right(Pick 7, TBB B103a), in ICG holder number 55*, almost uncirculated and quite rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information pl...

(x) Banque des Etats de l'Afrique Centrale, Central African Empire, 5,000 Francs, ND (1979), multicoloured, President Bokassa at right, combine harvester at centre, men hoeing at left, reverse mask at left, buildings at centre, statue at right; 10,000 Francs ND (1978), President Bokassa at right sword hilts at centre, reverse tractor ploughing at centre, carvings at left and right(Pick 7, 8, TBB B103a, 104a), fine and almost very fine and scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, a printers composite essay for an obverse and reverse 5 rupees, ND (1956), serial number 123456, red and green and lilac, female statue at left, arms low centre, reverse blue, three elephants right centre(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 64 Very Choice New, reverse 61 New Damage at Top (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, an obverse and reverse composite essay for a 10 rupees, ND (1960), serial number 123456, green and pale orange, maiden at left with a bowl of fruit, flower at right, reverse green, mountain and coastline(Pick unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 62 New, reverse 45 Extremely Fine, a striking essay, most attractive, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Ceylon, a hand painted essay for a proposed issue of 50 rupees, serial number R36/00001-R/45 1000000, blue and lilac, arms at left, reverse blue, two women right centre (not disimilar to Pick 61)(Pick unrecorded, Linzmayer unrecorded), on backing card, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republique du Tchad, 5000 francs, 1980, serial number P.1 87699, pale blue and multicoloured, market scene at centre with cattle, traders and local produce, girl at left, signatures of Oye-Mba and Emane, reverse multicoloured, allegorical Tchadian scenes(Pick 8, TBB B207a), in PMG holder 66 Gem Uncirculated EPQ, a lovely noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale du Congo, Congo Democratic Republic, an archival printers colour trial 50 francs, ND (1961), pale blue, purple and pale orange, lion majestically at left, reverse purple, pale green and pale blue(Pick 5ct), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale du Congo, colour trial 50 francs, ND (1961), purple and multicoloured, also specimen 50 francs, 1 September 1961, green and multicoloured, lion at left, both serial number A/1 000000(Pick 5ct, 5s), almost uncirculated and uncirculated, scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale du Congo, a group of specimen notes comprising 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 cents, 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 francs, 1997, 50, 100 and 200 francs, 2000, 500 francs (2), 2002, 10 and 20 francs, 2003, 1000 and 5000 francs, 2005, 10000 and 20000 francs, 2006, 50, 100 (2) and 200 francs, 2007 and 500 francs (2), 2010all red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and an attractive group (28)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Crete, specimen 25 drachmai, ND (ca 1900), serial number 000001-300000, black, orange and pale blue, arms top centre flanked by Poseidon and King George I, reverse green, labyrinth, value at each corner(Pick S153s), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice New, attractive and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, control number specimen 100 Escudos, 27.4.1922, serial number range 1B 00,001 to 1B 20,000, brown on multicoloured underprint, portrait of Diogo do Couto at left, arms at top centre, value in ornate guilloches in each corner, ink date '29.5.23', reverse purple, brown and green, castle at centre, perforated CANCELLED(Pick 124s), in PCGS Currency holder 55 Choice About New, Perforated CANCELLED, Minor Mounting Remnants on Back, a unique serial number rangeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

(x) National Bank of Ethiopia, a printers archival composite essay on card for a proposed issue of $5, ND (1973-1974), serial number A 000000, orange and brown, man with hair right centre, map at left, musicians at right, reverse brown, the Simien mountains, a Kudu antelope at left, a Caracal cat at right(Pick unlisted, Linzmayer unlisted), unique. The reverse similar to the issues of 1976, the obverse not recorded and a 'spectacular hair style'. Attractive, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditi...

(x) Bank of Ethiopia specimen 2 thalers, 1 June 1933, serial number A 000000, blue & multicoloured, Emperor Haile Selassie and Empress at centre, value at left, right and each corner, reverse blue and white, value at centre, also included in the lot are a uniface obverse and reverse colour trial 2 thalers, 1933, brown-pink, design as specimen(Pick 6s for type) perforated, uncirculated, rare and attractive (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Ethiopia, 2 thalers, 1933, serial number F/1 021,478, dark blue on multicolour underprint, Empress Menen Asfaw and Emperor Haile Selassie at centre, reverse, blue, guilloche pattern(TBB B101, Pick 6), in PMG holder number 66, Gem Uncirculated, exceptional paper qualitySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Le Banque Royale, 1000 livres, 1 January 1720, serial number 102589, black and white, three manuscript signatures, embossed revenue stamp at centre(Pick A18b), good extremely fine, wonderful condition for type, very scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Antilles, 1 Nouveau Franc on 100 francs, no date (1961), multicolour, La Bourdonnais at left, local women at right,(Pick 1), three vertical folds, extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Institut d'emission, French Antilles, specimen 10NF on a 1000 francs, ND (1961), zero serial numbers, multicoloured, fishermen, reverse multicoloured, woman with basket of fruit(Pick 2), PCGS Currency 64 Very Choice New, minor corner fault, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Antilles, Institut d'Emission des Departements d'Outre Mer, 5 Nouveaux Francs on 500 Francs, 1961 (ND), serial number D1 00341975, multicoloured, two women at right, Pointe-a-Pitre harbour at left, reverse ox carts(Pick 4), PCGS Currency 20 Very Fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Antilles, Institut d'Emission des Departments d'Outre Mer, lot of 2 notes, 10 Nouveaux Francs, no date (1963), serial number E.1 0463959, multicolour, young woman right of centre, coastal scene in background, sugar cane cutting scene on reverse and also the 50 Nouveaux Francs, serial number C.2 49383, banana-picking scene on obverse,(Pick 5a and 6a), the 10 NF PCGS Currency 35 Very Fine, usual 3 pin holes at left and scarce the 50 NF PCGS Currency 63 Choice New with one small pinhole. (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informatio...

(x) French Antilles, Institut d'Emission des Departments d'Outre Mer, group of 3 notes, series of 1964, consisting of: 5, 10 and 100 francs, all multicolour, vignettes of various people at right,(Pick 7a, 8a and 10a), the 5 francs fine, the 10 francs very fine and the 100 francs fine and scarce (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Antilles, Institut d'Emission des Departments d'Outre Mer, 50 francs, specimen, no date (1964), serial number O.0 000000, banana harvesting and portside scene on obverse, the reverse shows a local man and woman on shoreline, 'SPECIMEN' perforated and also overprinted in black,(Pick 9s), PCGS Currency 63PPQ Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Colonies, a printers archival composite essay for a proposed issue of 50 francs, ND (ca 1950?), blue, shoreline, palms and canoes(Pick unlisted), possibly for Tahiti, unique and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gouvernment General de L'Afrique Equatoriale Francais, 1000 Francs, ND (1940), serie R, serial number 17695, pale green on cream paper, man rowing boat at centre, value in red at lower right and lower left, reverse, 'Cadre de Controle' in rectangular lined boxes(Pick 4), PCGS Currency 30 Very Fine, large split at folds, pinholes. Excessively rare in any grade, these notes were issued as 'Bon de Caisse', (i.e. cash vouchers as opposed to currency notes) by the New Free French Government; two different 1000 franc notes and 5000 francs were printed locally. The reverse of the notes was design...

(x) French Guiana, Banque de la Guyane, 5 francs, no date (1942), serial number X.44 897, light blue, busts of man and woman at left and right respectively, printed black manuscript signatures, reverse red, floral scenes at left and right,(Pick 1d), fresh good extremely fine, 3 vertical and 1 horizontal foldSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Banque de la Guyane, 1 franc, 1917, emergency issue, serial number 38360, blue on green-grey, flower patterned border, '1' at each corner, two printed manuscript signatures,(Pick 5), PCGS Currency 58 About New, small ink blot near the left lower border. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Banque de la Guyane, 2 francs, 1917, emergency issue, serial number 35620, red on green-grey, floral patterned border, '2' at each corner, two printed manuscript signatures,(Pick 6), PCGS Currency 40 Extremely Fine, 3 light vertical folds. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Banque de la Guyane, 25 francs, specimen printed on an issued note, no date (1933-1945), serial number M.17 00411599, purple and multicolour, woman with a wreath crown at centre, flowers and fruit at top and bottom, the reverse shows a sailing boat at sea(Pick 7s), PCGS Currency 40 Extremely Fine. RareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Banque de la Guyane, 100 francs, no date (1933-1942), serial number V.7 00170126, multicolour, woman in robes holding a staff at left, watermark of a classical male bust at bottom right, 3 manuscript signatures at centre, reverse light green, fauna and flowers,(Pick 8), PCGS Currency 20 Very Fine, stained. A very attractive design and a scarce high denominationSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, World War II Emergency Issue, lot of 3 notes, 1 franc and 2 francs (1942) and 2 francs (1945), serial numbers 000054, ?000160 and 000053 respectively, simple design with bank title, denomination and manuscript signatures within patterned border, handstamp on reverse with the serial number within, the length of the bank title for the 1942 issue is 40mm and 51 mm for the 1945 2 francs,(Pick 11 and 11Cb), the 1942 1 franc graded PMG 58EPQ Choice About Uncirculated, the 1942 2 francs Very Good and the 1945 2 francs PMG 58EPQ. A scarce group (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price i...

(x) French Guiana, Banque de la Guyane, 100 francs, specimen, note (1942), serial number A1 0000, black and pink, map showing Guiana at left, geometric vignette right of centre, 'SPECIMEN' overprinted in red three times at bottom, reverse dark greeN and pink-brown, bank title and denomination,(Pick 13s), PCGS Currency 58PPQ Choice About New and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Banque de la Guyane, 500 francs, specimen, no date 91942), serial number A1 0000, black and yellow, aeroplane flying over sea at centre, 'SPECIMEN' overprinted in red 3 times at bottom, reverse purple-brown and pale blue, a sailing ship at centre,(Pick 14s), PCGS Currency 62 New. RareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, 100 francs, specimen, 1944, serial number PF000,000, green and orange, bust of Marianne flanked by fauna at centre, reverse green and yellow, anchor, barrel and bale at centre, hole punch cancelled,(Pick17s), PCGS Currency 64 Very Choice New (staple holes at top left)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, group of 3 specimens from the 1947 issue, consisting of 5, 10, 20 and 50 francs,(Pick 19s-22s), almost uncirculated to uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, lot of 2 specimens from the series of 1947, 100 francs, multicolour, La Bourdonnais at left, two local women at right, the reverse shows a local woman and mountainous scenery, also 500 francs, multicolour, busts of two women against harbourside houses, the reverse shows oxen pulling wooden carts loaded with sugar cane,(Pick 23s and 24s), both graded PCGS Currency 63 Choice New. The 100 francs two very small pinholes at top left (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please...

(x) French Guiana, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, 5000 francs, specimen, no date (1947-1949), multicolour, General Schloelcher at centre, the reverse shows a group of local people engaging in agricultural activities, perforated and printed 'SPECIMEN',(Pick 26s), PCGS Currency Very Choice New. A beautiful large sized noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Guiana, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, 5000 francs, specimen, no date (1960), serial number 0.00 000, multicolour, local woman holding a basket of fruits, palm trees at left, sugar cane cutting scene on reverse, perforated and overprinted 'SPECIMEN',(Pick 28s), PCGS Currency 64PPQ Very Choice New. A beautiful designSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French India, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, 10 roupies, cancelled note, Pondicherry, 1919, serial number Q.5 556, blue, Poseidon at lower left, bank title and denomination in 6 different scripts, 'ANNULE' stamped in bright blue, reverse light blue, decree and text in different languages,(Pick 2b), PCGS Currency 55 Choice About New. 4 pinholes at upper left, light central fold and paper clip indenture. A fresh looking original note and difficult in any condition let alone in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, lot of x2 1 piastre, Haiphong, serial number A.293 975 and Saigon, serial number G.600 413, both undated (1909-1921), both brown, similar designs of allegorical females representing France and the Far East at left, decree, denomination and printed manuscript signatures at right,(Pick 13b and 34b), the Haiphong note very good with a hole near the left border, the Saigon note almost uncirculated and very attractive (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions fo...

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, 1 piastre, Saigon, no date (1892-1899), serial number L.27 909, blue, female figures of France and The Orient seated at left, decree, denomination and manuscript signatures at right, reverse blue, dragon and Chinese text,(Pick 24), PCGS Currency 15 Fine. Surface dirt marks, a few small holes at left and also a centre hole. RareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, 5 paistres, specimen, Saigon, no date (1910-1916), serial numbers 0.000 000, purple, ships in the background at left, flowers at centre and printed manuscript signatures at centre, reverse purple, stylised dragon at left, Chinese characters, perforated 'SPECIMEN' at bottom right,(Pick 37bs), PCGS Currency 63 Choice New. '30' written in red ink on the reverse. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, 1 piastre, Saigon, no date (1900-1903), serial number W.126 746, brown, female figures of France and The Orient seated at left, decree, denomination and manuscript signatures at right, reverse brown, dragon and Chinese text,(Pick 27), single centre fold and a few paper pulls, crisp good extremely fine and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, 20 piastres, Saigon, 1917 and 1920, serial numbers H.63 468 and P.106 684, both with identical designs, purple, female figure of France at left, Oriental women at right, sailing ships in the background at centre, reverse purple, two dragons and Chinese text,(Pick 38b and 41), about fine and very good respectively, small rust holes, stains. These types are getting increasingly difficult to find (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, a group of 6 notes, (1939 to 1949) consisting of: 10 cents, (1920-1923), 1 piastre 1927, 1949, 5 piastres, 1946-1949 (2) and 100 piastres 1936,(Pick 44, 54e, 48b, 55c and 51d), the 10 cents very good to fine, the rest almost uncirculated to uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, 500 piastres, specimen, no date (1939), serial number 0.000 000, multicolour, allegorical figures of a woman and child with a globe at centre, recto-verso printing, similar design on reverse,(Pick 57s), PCGS Currency 65PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Indo China, Banque de l'Indo-Chine, a group of 6 notes, 20, 100 (4) and 500 piastres, 1942-1945,(Pick 71, 66 and 68), good to about fine (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Oceania, Chambre de Commerce, lot of 2 notes, 25 and 50 centimes, 1919, serial numbers 29133 and 125413, brown and green respectively, similar designs of a woman leaning on an arch at left and right,(Pick 1 and 2), the former very good and the latter appears to be good extremely fine but with a rust hole at centre. Scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Oceania, Bons de Caisse des Establissments Francais Libres de L'Oceanie, 50 centimes, 1942, serial number E7 943, red and green, hand holding a torch at centre, handsigned at centre right,(Pick 7), PCGS Currency 58PPQ Choice About New. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Oceania, Bons de Caisse des Establissments Francais Libres de L'Oceanie, 1 franc, 1942, serial number G5 986, red and green, hand holding a torch at centre, handsigned at centre right,(Pick 8), PCGS Currency 50 About New. Heavy centre fold and other light handling marks. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Oceania, Bons de Caisse des Establissments Francais Libres de L'Oceanie, 2 francs, 1942, serial number A8 430, blue and black, hand holding a torch at centre, handsigned at centre right,(Pick 9), about very fine, heavy centre fold. 2 cm split upper centre and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) French Pacific Territories, Institut d'Emission d'Outre Mer, group of 4 notes, 500, 1000, 5000 and 10,000 francs, all multicoloured and featuring local persons on the obverse,(Pick 1 to 4), the first 3 notes uncirculated, the 10,000 francs CGA 67* (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, printer's archival specimen 5 Francs (Law of 1944), serial run AN500,001 to BN500,000, red; also printer's archival specimen 20 Francs (Law of 1944), serial run LC000,001 to LD500,000, deep green on lilac underprint, both portrait of Marianne in liberty cap at centre, reverse article 139 of the Penal Code in ornate oval pattern, value at left and right, perforated SPECIMEN,(Pick 15s, 17s), ink annotations in top margins, the first otherwise extremely fine, the second uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’...

(x) Central Bank of the Gambia, a printers archival obverse and reverse composite essay for a proposed issue of 1 dalasi, ND (1970), serial number A 000000, brown and pale blue, Sir Dawda Jawara at right, sailing boat at left (as on the currency board issues of 1964), reverse pale brown, crop picking(Pick unlisted), unique and quite charming (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of the Gambia, a printers archival obverse and reverse composite essay on card for a proposed issue of 50 dalasia, ND (1989), serial number A 000000, violet and multicoloured, Sir Dawda Jawara at right, Hoopoe at centre, reverse violet and pale blue and orange, stone circle at Wassu at centre(Pick 15 for type), in PCGS holders 63 and 58, unique and attractive (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of the Gambia, a set of the 2015 series comprising 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 dalasi, also commemorative 20 dalasi, all Doctor Jammeh at right,(Pick -, TBB B226-234), uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Ghana, a printers archival composite obverse and reverse essay on card for a proposed issue of £1, ND (ca 1964), serial number A 0000000, brown, pink and pale blue, Doctor Kwame Nkrumah at right, £1 at left and right in ornate script, a reasonable attempt at a copy of William Halm signature low centre(Pick unrecorded, Linzmayer unrecorded), In PCGS Currency holder 55 Choice About New, Ghana left the British monetary system in 1965 so this is presumably an essay from before the changeover mooted. UniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For...

(x) Bank of Ghana, a printers archival composite essay for the obverse of a proposed design for a 20 cedis, 7 February 1981, serial number A/1 0000000, green and pale orange, arch 'FREEDOM AND JUSTICE AD 1957' at centre, man with flag at left, man at right, value at left and right(Pick unlisted, Linzmayer unlisted), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice New, Lt. Jerry Rawlings took power in 1981, unique and a fascinating piece of Ghanaian financial historySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buye...

(x) Bank of Ghana, a printers archival composite essay on card for a proposed issue of 1000 cedis, ND (1987), multicoloured, girl and star at right, river at left, reverse green and mauve, the Adomi bridge over the Volta river at right, dam and docks at left(Pick unrecorded, Linzmayer unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 63 Choice New, reverse 53 About New, unique and a handsome exampleSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Greece, colour trial 25 drachmai, ND (type of 1897), black, yellow and pale pink, male head at centre, Athena standing at left, arms of George I at low right, reverse brown, head of Hermes at centre, value at centre and at each corner(Pick 44ct), red SPECIMEN overprint, a blue WATERLOW seal low right, perforated, good extremely fine, a lovely example and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de la Guadeloupe, 5 Francs, 1928-45 (ND), serial number H195 177, signature Marconnet, red, man at left, woman at right, reverse grey-black, woman at centre, caduceus and parrots(Pick 7c), slight discolouration, otherwise about uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de la Guadeloupe, 500 francs, no date (1934), serial number S.4 835, large sized note, multicolour, woman with staff at left, steamship and watermark at lower right, reverse red, flora and fauna,(Pick 17), PCGS Currency 25 Very Fine, tears, rusty clipmarks, writing in ink on reverse. An impressive and beautiful note, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Guadeloupe, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, 100 francs, specimen, no date (1947-1949), serial number 0.0 00000, multicolour, La Bourdonnais at left, two local women at right, 'SPECIMEN' perforated and overprinted in black,(Pick 35s), PCGS Currency 64PPQ Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Guadeloupe, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, 5000 francs, specimen, no date (1960), serial number 0.00 000, multicolour, General Schoelcher on obverse, the reverse shows a group of local people engaging in agricultural activities, perforated and overprinted 'SPECIMEN',(Pick 38s), PCGS Currency 63 Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Guadeloupe, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, 1000 francs, specimen, no date (1960), serial number 0.00 000, multicolour, fishermen on obverse, the reverse shows a woman carrying a basket of bananas on her head, 'SPECIMEN' perforated and overprinted,(Pick 39s), PCGS Currency 62 New, rust spots, pinhole.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Centrale de la Republique de Guinee, a group of specimen notes comprising 50 francs Guineens (2), 100, 500, 1000, 5000 (2), 1985/1986, also 5000 francs, 2015,(Pick 30s, 31s, 32s, 33s, unrecorded), printers annotations in top margin, generally otherwise uncirculated and scarce (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional da Guine-Bissau, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for a 50 Pesos, 1 May 1978, serial number M 0000000, olive-green on multicoloured underprint, Pansua at right, pot at lower centre, bare-breasted figurine at lower left, reverse vignette of a group preparing food and cooking under a palm tree, value at top left and lower right(Pick unrecorded), about uncirculated, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional da Guine-Bissau, an obverse and reverse composite essay on card for a 500 Pesos, 1 May 1978, serial number M 0000000, blue and purple on multicoloured underprint, woman in woollen hat with baby at right, jar at lower centre left, value at top left, reverse women with bowls on their heads fishing with nets, value at top left and lower right(Pick unrecorded), good extremely fine, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional da Guine-Bissau, a reverse composite essay on card for a 10000 Pesos, pale pink-red, local at left, huts at right , value in top margin and in low margin(Pick unrecorded), In PCGS Currency holder 65 Gem New, unique and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, a group of notes of the ND (1957) series comprising 5 rupiah, Orangutan at left, 50 rupiah, crocodile, 500 rupiah, tiger at left, 1000 rupiah, elephant at left, 2500 rupiah, leguan at left(Pick 49, 50, 52, 53, 54), in PMG holders 67, 65, 55, 58, 55 respectively (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, a pattern/colour trial for a 5 rupiah, 1 January 1959, serial number 5AH 000000, purple and blue, yellow flower at centre, Prince Diponegoro in watermark, reverse purple, also a specimen of the same note with serial number 5CPZ000000 and bird in watermark, reverse blue(cf. Pick 65 for similar) In PCGS Currency holders 64 Very Choice New and 65PPQ Gem New respectively, the pattern very rare and unusual (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, a colour trial 10 rupiah, 1960, pale pink-red and pale green, Sukharno at left, reverse pink and pale blue, also specimen 25 rupiah, 1960, green and mauve, reverse green and pink(Pick 83 for type, 84, TBB B536s, 537as), uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, specimen 5 rupiah, blue, and specimen 100 rupiah, purple, both 1 January 1959, prefixes 5CPZ and 100K, flowers at centre(Pick 65, 69), In PCGS Currency holders Perforated Cancelled, 64 Very Choice New and 61 New respectively, latter including Mounting ResidueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, pattern 10 rupiah, 1 January 1959, serial number 10JAH000000, purple and pale green, flowers at centre, Prince Diponegoro in watermark at centre, pale red and green, salmon-crested cockatoos at left and right(see Pick 66 for similar, TBB B528 for type), in PCGS Currency holder 63PPQ Choice New, very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, pattern 25 rupiah, 1 January 1959, serial number 25RR 000000, green and pink, flowers at left, Prince Diponegoro in watermark, reverse purple (should be blue), also a regular specimen 25 rupiah, similar colouring, reverse blue and watermark bird(Pick 67 for similar, TBB B529 for type), in PCGS Currency holders 64 Very Choice New and 65PPQ Gem New respectively, very rare (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, pattern/colour trial 50 rupiah (2), 1 January 1959, both serial numbers 50 JZ 000000, pink, green and multicoloured, flower at centre, one blue reverse, one green reverse, also a specimen 50 rupiah, 1 January 1959, serial number 50ACS 000000, blue, brown and orange, bird in watermark(Pick 68 for type, TBB B530 for type), in PCGS Currency holders 66PPQ Gem New, 64 Very Choice New, 45 Extremely Fine respectively and last Perforated Cancelled and Mounting Residue on Back, the patterns very rare (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For...

(x) Bank Indonesia, specimen 500 rupiah, 1960, no serial numbers, dark grey and pink, President Sukharno at left, flowers and arms in borders, reverse dancer(Pick 87as, TBB B540s), in PCGS Currency holder 63PPQ Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, specimen 1000 rupiah, 1960, no serial numbers, green and pink, President Sukharno at left, flowers and arms in borders, reverse green, dancer(Pick 88as, TBB B541s), in PCGS Currency holder 58PPQ Choice About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, specimen 2500 rupiah, 1960, no serial numbers, blue and pale mauve, President Sukharno at left, flowers and arms in borders, reverse blue and pale green and pale orange, dancer(Pick 88Aas, TBB B541.5s), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, specimen 5000 rupiah, 1960, no serial numbers, violet and pale green, President Sukharno at left, flowers and arms in borders, reverse violet and pale blue dancer(Pick 88Bs, TBB B542s), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, an obverse and reverse printers archival composite essay on card for a proposed issue for a 10 rupiah, 1 January 1960, brown and multicoloured, two girls at right, flowers at left, reverse brown and multicoloured, carving of two girls at left, ornate border around(Pick unrecorded), unique and very attractive, similar in style to the reverse designs on the issued notes (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, an obverse printers archival composite essay on card for a proposed issue of 25 rupiah, ND (1960), serial number 25CS 000000, pale blue and yellow, Javanese dancer at right(Pick 84 for similar reverse but this presumably intended for an obverse), in PCGS Currency holder 62 New, unique and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, an obverse printers archival composite essay on card for a proposed issue for a 50 rupiah, ND (ca 1960), serial number 50CS 000000 red and pale yellow, Javanese dancer and musicians at right(Pick 85 for similar), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New, unique and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, an archival reverse composite essay on board for the obverse of a proposed issue of 100 rupiah, 1 January 1960, dark red and pale hellow, Javanese dancers at right, ornate designs around borders(Pick 86as for similar, TBB B540 for similar), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New, unique and very strikingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, a printers archival composite essay for a proosed issue of 10000 rupiah, ND (1969), pale blue and multicoloured, Prince Diponegero at left, arms low right, reverse pale blue, coastline, serial number A/1 000000 added on to proof by hand(Pick and TBB unrecorded), In PCGS Currency holders 61 New,unique and quite attactive (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Indonesia, two large format essays/drawings for proposed issues of 10 rupiah, ND (1960), purple and pale yellow, temple at centre, reverse orange-red, Javanese dancers at top(Pick unlisted, TBB unlisted), printers pencil annoations, most unusual and unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republik Indonesia a selection of notes comprising 1, 5 and 10 sen, 5 rupiah, 10, 25, 1947, 1 rupiah, 1951, 1 rupiah, 2 1/2 rupiah 1953, 5 rupiah, 1952, 1000 rupiah, 1952, 5 rupiah, 1957, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 5000 (4) rupiah, 1958, 5, 10, 25 and 100 rupiah, 1958, 50 and 1000 rupiah, 1959,(Pick 13, 14, 15, 17a, 18, 27, 38, 40, 42, 48, 49, 55, 56, 57, 58, 61, 64, 65, 66, 67, 67a, 68, 71b), 71b mixed grades (27)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republik Indonesia, 1 rupiah (5), 1954, 1 rupiah, 1956, 2 1/2, 1, 2 1/2, 1 (2), 2 1/2 (3), 1, Bank Indonesia, 10 rupiah (2), 50, 100 rupiah (2), all 1960/1961, 10 rupiah, 1963, 2x sets of 1964 series, 1, 5, 10, 25 and 50 sen, also a 25, 50 and 100 rupiah, 1964,(Pick 72, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 79B, 80, 83, 85b, 89, 90-94,95, 96, 97), mixed grades (33)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, a group comprising 1, 2 1/2, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 500, 1968, a specimen 5000 rupiah, 1968, blue-green, all General Sudirman at left, 1000, 10000 rupiah, 1975, 100, 500 rupiah, 1977, 1000 and 5000 rupiah, 1980, 500 rupiah, 1982, 100 rupiah (2), 1984, 500, 1000, 5000 (2), 10000, 1986-1989, 100, 500, 1000, 5000, 10000, 20000 (2), 50000 rupiah, 1992,(Pick 102-109, 111s2, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 121, 122a, b, 123-126, 127-131, 132a, 135a, 136, 137, 138, 139), mixed grades but generally extremely fine (36)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Pr...

(x) Bank Indonesia, a selection of modern issues from the 1999/2000 issues comprising 100000, 1000 (2), 5000, 10000, 20000, 50000, 100000 rupiah, also the 2009/2011 series 2000, 5000, 10000, 20000, 50000, 100000 rupiah, also 2016 series 1000, 2000, 5000, 10000, 20000, 50000 and 100000 rupiah(Pick 140-146, NL), generally uncirculated (21)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Italian East Africa, 50 lire, 1939, prefix D.49, green, red Italia seal at right, Azzolini and Urbini signatures(Pick 1b), VG to fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cassa per la Circolazione Monetaria della Somalia, specimen 10 somali, 1950, green and yellow, ornamental urn at left and right, value at left and right, reverse green, value at left and right, ROMA 1950 low left(Pick 13s, Gavello 320), in PCGS Currency holder 66PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cassa per la Circolazione Monetaria della Somalia, Italian Somaliland, 5 somali, 1951, red serial number A001 000109, red-brown, leopard at centre, value at left, Clancimino and Giannini, reverse red-brown, value and serial numbers in red(Pick 16, TBB B306a), fresh and original, in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, EPQ, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco di Torino, 100 lire, 1799, serial number 16638, black and white, maiden at left and right(Pick S132), very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca di Napoli, 100 lire, 22 October 1903, serial number I-H 02966, black and brown, red seal of Italia top centre, maiden (Ceres) at right, two printed signatures low centre, reverse pink and brown, medallic female head at left and right, value at centre(Pick S849), in PCGS Currency holder 30 Very Fine, Splits, Stamp on BackSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca di Napoli, 50 lire, 15 July 1896, serial number O-K 08445, black and green, red seal of Italia top centre, maiden (Communication) at right with caduceus, two printed signatures low centre, reverse green and mauve-brown, head of Mercury at left and right, value at centre(Pick S856), in PCGS Currency holder 30 Very Fine, Pinholes, Minor Glue ResidueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Agricola Nazionale, specimen 500 lire, ND (1870), blue and black on orange underprint, Italia at upper centre, arms at low centre, 14 coats of arms at left and right, value at centre and each corner, two cancellation holes(Pick S910), in PCGS Currency holder 66PPQ Gem New, Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Agricola Sarda, a proof 20 lire, Firenze, 30 October 1872, black and white, allegorical figures at left and right, also 30 lire, 1878, prefix D/R, pink, value in green at centre, woman at left, man at right, Banca Nazionale 1 lire,(Pick S NL, 921c), top left corner missing, very fine and scarce, almost very fine, fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Biglietto di Stato, Italy, 5 lire, ND (1925), blue and pink,(Pick 23g), uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Regno d'Italia, 10 lire (2), blue, 1 lire (2), brown, Biglietto di Stato, 2 lire, violet, 1 lire, brown, 5 lire, purple, 10 lire (2), blue, also Banca D'Italia, 50 lire, 1928, purple and brown, personification of Ceres at right(Pick 25, 26, 27, 29, 31, 32, 45), VG to fine, the last note very fine (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Imperial Japanese Government note, 1 yen, 1878 (1881), red Japanese serial numbers, black and pale pink, the Empress Jingu at right, reverse red seal top right(Pick 17), In PCGS Currency holder 35 Very Fine, Cleaned, Pressed, ex Mel SteinbergSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) A selection of Japanese invasion currency comprising 37 x Netherlands East Indies, Malaya, Philippines, in addition some Japanese inflationary issues (18)mixed grades (55)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, control number specimen 500 Escudos, 4.5.1922, Ch.1, serial number range 1AB 00,001 to 1AB 20,000, brown on multicoloured underprint, portrait of Joao de Deus at left, arms at upper right, ink date '13. 6. 22', reverse dark green, pink and multicoloured, allegorical child with pipes at right, value in guilloche at centre and at right, perforated CANCELLED(Pick 129s), in PCGS holder 35 Very Fine, small tears at right and lower border, a rare type in any form and a unique serial number rangeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Prem...

(x) Central Bank of Kenya, an archival printers obverse composite essay on board for a 5 shillings, ND (ca 1965), serial number A 000000, brown and pink and blue, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta wearing a kofia at left(Pick 1 for similar), unique and attractive. Kenyatta was portrayed bare-headed on the issued notesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Kenya, an archival printers obverse and reverse composite essay on board for a 10 shillings, ND (ca 1965), serial number A 000000, green and pale pink and green, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta wearing a kofia at left, reverse green, cotton harvesting scene(Pick 4 for similar), in PCGS holders obverse 64 Very Choice New, reverse 63 Choice New, unique and attractive (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Kenya, an archival printers obverse and reverse composite essay on board for a 20 shillings, ND (ca 1965), serial number A 000000, blue and pink and blue, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta wearing a kofia at left, reverse blue, sisal train(Pick 1 for similar), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 64 Very Choice New, reverse 63 Choice New, unique and attractive (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Kenya, an archival printers reverse composite essay on board for a 50 shillings, ND (ca 1965), grey and pale mauve, cotton harvesting at left(Pick 4 for similar), uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Royal Lesotho Currency Board, an obverse and reverse printers archival composite essay on card for a 2 Maloti, ND (1977), serial number B 000000, blue on multicoloured underprint, King Moshoeshoe II in civilian dress at left, arms at upper centre, value in each corner, reverse Qiloane Mountain at centre, kraals at centre right(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrcorded), in PCGS Currency holders 63 Choice New, an attractive and different alternative portrait of King Moshoeshoe II, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Te...

(x) Banque National du Laos, specimen 20 Kip, Yr 2500 (1957 Commemorative Issue), serial number N1 000000, red and multicoloured, S. Vong at left, temple at centre, reverse purple and blue, temple complex Vientiane, overprinted SPECIMEN in red with two red De La Rue specimen ovals on obverse and reverse, two punch holes(Pick 7s2), mounting traces at left, otherwise good extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale du Laos, 1, 5 and 50 kip, ND (1957), 100 kip, 1957, 500 kip, 1957, also a 1, 5 and 10 kip, ND (1962),(Pick 1b, 2b, 5b, 6, 7a, 8, 9b, 10b), mixed grades (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque National du Laos, specimen 10 Kip (4), ND (1962), all zero serial numbers, prefix A1, signature 1, prefixes D4, R1, R6, signature 5, blue on yellow and green underprint, woman at left, reverse stylised sunburst, all overprinted SPECIMEN in red with two red De La Rue specimen ovals on obverse and reverse, three copies one punch hole[Pick unlisted (10s1 for type), 10s2 (3)], mounting traces at left, the first otherwise good extremely fine and very scarce, the remainder about uncirculated to uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

(x) Banque National du Laos, specimen 20 Kip, ND (1963), four different prefixes, signature 5 (3) and signature 6 (1), all brown and multicoloured, King Savang Vatthana at left, temple at centre, reverse temple, and specimen 50 Kip, ND (1963), three different prefixes, signature 5 (2) and signature 6 (1), purple and multicoloured, King Savang Vatthana at left, reverse temple building, all zero serial numbers, overprinted SPECIMEN in red with two red De La Rue specimen ovals on obverse and reverse, two punch holes(Pick 11s2 (3), 11bs, 12s2 (2), 12bs), mounting traces at left, otherwise about un...

(x) Banque National du Laos, specimen 200 Kip (3), ND (1963), three different prefixes, signature 4, all blue and multicoloured, King Savang Vatthana at left, temple at centre, reverse waterfall, and specimen 1000 Kip (2), ND (1963), two different prefixes, signature 5 and signature 6, brown and multicoloured, King Savang Vatthana at left, temple at centre, reverse three longboats, all zero serial numbers, overprinted SPECIMEN in red with two red De La Rue specimen ovals on obverse and reverse, two punch holes(Pick 13s2 (3), 14s2, 14bs), mounting traces at left, otherwise good extremely fine t...

(x) Banque National du Laos, specimen 100 Kip, ND (1974), brown and multicoloured, King Savang Vatthana at left, temple at centre, reverse oxcart and electricity pylons, and specimen 500 Kip (2), ND (1974), two different prefixes, red and multicoloured, King Savang Vatthana at left, reverse hydroelectric dam, and 1000 Kip, ND (1974), black and multicoloured, King Savang Vatthana at left, reverse elephant, all zero serial numbers, overprinted SPECIMEN in red with two red De La Rue specimen ovals on obverse and reverse, two punch holes(Pick 16as, 17as (2), 18as), mounting traces at left, otherwi...

(x) Banque Nationale du Laos, a reverse composite essay on card for 5000 Francs, ND (1972), deep blue on pale green and pink underprint, vignette of seven musicians at centre, ornately decorated borders at left and right, value in each corner(Pick 19, TBB B119 for type), about uncirculated, unique and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque National du Laos, 50, 200 and 1000 kip (2), ND (1963), King Savang Vatthana at left, 10 kip (2), 500 kip, 1000 kip (2), 5000 kip (2), ND (1974), all King Savang Vatthana at left, also 200 kip, ND (1976), also 5, 10, 20 and 50 kip, ND (1979) and 1000 kip, ND (1998), 2000 and 5000 kip, 1997 and 1000 kip, 2008(Pick 12a, 13b, 14b, 15, 17a, 18a, 19, 23Aa, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32Aa, 33, 34, 39), the 1000 kip never issued, uncirculated (20)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Lesotho, a set of specimen proofs of the 1979 Issue comprising 2 Maloti, serial number R/79 000000, brown; 5 Maloti, serial number J/79 000000, blue; 10 Maloti, serial number C/79 000000, red; 20 Maloti, serial number A/79 000000, green, without watermark; also 50 Maloti obverse die proof, no serial numbers, no signatures, purple, all King Moshoeshoe II at right, arms at centre, the first three notes overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally in red on obverse and reverse, two punch holes, the remainder one punch hole, sold with original envelope dated 3 December 1980 listing the five...

(x) Central Bank of Lesotho, two sets of 3 specimen proofs 50 Maloti, 1981, all serial number A/81 000000, purple and blue on multicoloured underprint, King Moshoeshoe II at right, arms at centre, reverse Qiloane rock formation, the first set of 3 returned in envelope with markings were not approved, the second set of 3 returned in envelope with one copy signed as approved, all one punch hole(Pick 8p (6); TBB B105ap (6)), ink annotations and various 1981 dates on all copies, 4 copies otherwise about uncirculated to uncirculated, one copy extremely fine and one copy very fine, sold with two ann...

(x) Central Bank of Lesotho, a group of specimen proofs of the 1981 Issue, all serial number A/81 000000, comprising 2 Maloti, brown; 5 Maloti, blue; 10 Maloti, red; and 20 Maloti, green, all King Moshoeshoe II at right, arms at centre, one punch hole(Pick 4p, 5p, 6p, 7p; LNZ CBL B1p-B4p), in PCGS Currency holders 63PPQ Choice New, 64 Very Choice New, 64 Very Choice New, 50 About New respectively, Hole Punch Cancelled, rare as proofs (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Liberia, a group of four unadopted essays for a $10, ND (ca 1985), orange and brown, red and green, green and orange and brown and green respectively, Samuel Doe at centre, arms at left, reverse arms and value(Pick unlisted, TBB unlisted), these essays are very much in the style of US curency notes and the first $5 of 1989. Strangely the demomination is for $10. In PCGS Currency holders 58PPQ Choice About New, 65PPQ Gem New, 66PPQ Gem New, Perforated Cancelled, only a few examples believed extant, unusual and interesting, Doe was murdered in 1990 (4)Subject to 5% tax on Ha...

(x) Republic of Liberia, a set of the 2016 series comprising 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 500 dollars, various Liberian notables depicted(Pick N/L), uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Liechtenstein, 10, 20 and 50 heller, 1920, (Pick 1, 2, 3), extremely fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Lithuania, specimen 50 litu, Kaunas, 1928, blue and multicoloured, Basanavicius at left, reverse blue, building at centre(Pick 24s), In PCGS Currency holder 67PPQ Superb Gem New, Hole Punch CancelledSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Lithuania, 100 litu (2), 1928, serial number A 796620, 778191, purple and multicoloured, woman with cornucopia (Abundance) at left, boy with allegorical symbols of Trade, Agriculture and the Arts low centre, value at centre and at right, reverse purple, building(Pick 25a), very fine and fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Internationale de Luxembourg, 100 francs, 21 April 1945, serial number C74 0681, green and lilac, Grand Duchess Charlotte at centre, allegorical figure at left and right, reverse green and lilac, workers at centre(Pick 13a), uncirculated thus quite scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Foiben'i Madagasikara, Madagascar, a partially hand executed printers archival obverse and reverse archival essay for a 25000 francs, ND (1991), serial number EA 0000000, pale brown and multicoloured, elderly man with beard at centre, value of 25000 low left and right, reverse multicoloured, bull-wrestling scene at right, 25000 low left and top right(similar to Pick 74A), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 63 Choice New, reverse 64 Very Choice New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buy...

(x) Banque de Madagascar, specimen 5000 Francs, Tananarive, 30 April 1942, serial number 000000, dark green on brown paper, two oxen, reverse woman with bowl of fruit at centre, baobab tree at left, workers at right, overprinted Specimen in red on obverse and reverse.(Pick 44s), PCGS Currency 35 Very Fine, staple holes and pinholes. Excessively rare, one that may not be seen again for a long time. In 1940, following France’s surrender to Germany, Madagascar rallied to the Vichy French State. The Allies became concerned that the Japanese might use the island as a base for submarine operations a...

(x) Guadeloupe, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, group of 2 notes, provisional issue of 1960, 5 nouveaux francs and 10 nouveaux francs, overprinted on 500 and 1000 francs from the series of the same year, serial numbers L.8 17309 and B.9 072(Pick 42 and 43), average about fine to good fine. A scarce pair (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Guadeloupe, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, 10 nouveaux francs on 1000 francs, provisional issue of 1960, serial number K.6 398, multicolour, fishermen on obverse, the reverse shows a local woman carrying a tray of bananas on her head,(Pick 43), a couple of rust spots and a scattering of minute pinholes at left. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of Malawi, £5, 1964, serial number A 380987, blue and purple, President Hastings Banda at left, fishermen on Lake Malawi at centre, Alan Perrin signature, reverse blue, coffee harvesting(Pick 4, TBB B104a), in ICG holder number 58, about uncirculated, fresh and original, rare in this grade, one of the key notes for seriesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of Malawi, 50 tambala, blue and purple, 1 kwacha, brown and 2 kwacha, green, all ND (1971), President Hastings Banda at left, fishermen on Lake Malawi at centre, Tembo signature(Pick 5a, 6a, 7a, TBB B109c, 11oc, 111b), uncirculated and becoming increasingly difficult to find in this grade (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of Malawi, 50 tambala, blue and purple, 1 kwacha, brown, 5 kwacha, red, 10 kwacha, blue, all 31 January 1976, President Hastings Banda at left, fishermen on Lake Malawi at centre, Tembo signature(Pick 13a, 14a, 15a, 15a, TBB B113a, 114a, 115a, 116a), about uncirculated to uncirculated and scarce (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of Malawi, 50 Tambala, 1 Kwacha, K5, K10, January 1975, T 464822, 6/A 070005, D 286875, E 378224, 50T blue-grey, K1 red-brown, K5 red and K10 blue purple-brown all with President Hastings Banda at left and fishermen on Lake Malawi at centre and Tembo signature.(Pick 9c, 10c, 11b, 12c) uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of Malawi, 20 kwacha (2), 1 July 1983, serial numbers AA 221529 and AC 732080, green and multicoloured, both President Hastings Banda at left, fishermen on Lake Malawi at centre, Tembo signature(Pick 17a, TBB B117a), uncirculated, scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of Malawi, 1 kwacha, brown, 5 kwacha, red, 10 kwacha, blue, 20 kwacha, green, all 1 April 1988, President Hastings Banda at left, fishermen on Lake Malawi at centre, Hara signature, also 20 kwacha, 2012, violet(Pick 19b, 20b, 21b, 22b, -, TBB B119b, 120b, 121b, 122b, -), uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, a printers archival composite essay on thin card for the reverse of a proposed issue of $50, ND (ca 1967), blue, elaborate arms at centre, value at each corner, ornate engine turnings in field(Pick unlisted, Tan unlisted, Linzmayer unlisted), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice New, uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, a die proof of Yang Di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Abdul Rahman, the first King of Malaysia, violet and white on card(Pick 1 ff for portait, see Tan M27ff for portrait), a lovely heavily engraved die proof by Bradbury Wilkinson, very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, a group comprising 10 ringgit, red, 50 ringgit, blue, 1 ringgit, blue, 10 ringgit, red and 50 ringgit, blue,(Pick 3a, 10a, 13a, 15a, 16a), the 1 ringgit very fine, balance about extremely fine to almost uncirculated (5), very striking, uniqueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, 100 ringgit, ND (1981), serial number A/25 821130, purple and multicoloured, Rahman at right, signature of Abdul Aziz Taha(Pick 17b, Tan M49), extremely fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, 500 ringgit, ND (1982-), serial number ZV 1770189, purple and multicoloured, T.A. Rahman at right, Taha signature, reverse purple, the High Court at centre,(Pick 25, Tan M57), In PCGS Currency holder 65PPQ Gem NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, 500 ringgit, ND (1982-), serial number ZV 5473813, purple and multicoloured, T.A. Rahman at right, Hussein signature, reverse purple, the High Court at centre,(Pick 33), uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, 1000 ringgit, ND (1987), serial number ZY 1531803, blue, green and purple, T.A. Rahman at right, signature of Jaffar Hussein, reverse blue, building(Pick 34), uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, a group comprising 1, 5, 10, 50 and 100 ringgit, all ND (1987), all portrait of Tuanku Abdul Rahman at right, Hussein signature, 5 ringgit, ND (1998), also 1, 2, 10, 50 (2), 100 ringgit, ND (1996-2001), also 5 and 10 ringgit, ND (2004)(Pick 27, 28b, 29, 31, 32, 35A, 39, 40, 42, 43a, d, 44d, 46, 47), uncirculated (14)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Maldivian State, Government Treasurer, specimen 1 rupee, specimen 2 and 5 rupees, all AH 1367 (1947), all serial number A000000, multicoloured, dhow and palm tree at centre, all Kilegefan signature(Pick 2as,3as,4as, TBB B102,103, 104 for similar), In PCGS Currency holders, Perforated Cancelled 1R 58 Choice About New, 2R 45 Extremely Fine, 5R 53 About New (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale du Mali, a printers archival composite essay for a proposed issue of 100 francs, 1 December 1967, serial number 1A 000000, dark brown and multicoloured, Modibo Keita at right, reverse pale blue and white, building(Pick unlisted type, TBB unlisted type), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 61 New reverse 64 Very Choice New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale du Mali, a printers archival obverse and reverse composite essay on card for a 100 Francs, 1 December 1967, serial number 9A 000000, rose-red and multicoloured, portrait of President Modibo Keita wearing a patterned kufi cap at centre right, man operating machinery at lower left, reverse Le Marche Rose, Bamako(Pick and TBB unlisted), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 63 Choice New reverse 64 Very Choice New, unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Banque de la Martinique, 25 francs, specimen, no date (1943), serial number 0000, black on yellow, seated allegorical female figure with fruits at right, 'SPECIMEN' overprinted in red block letters,(Pick 17s), PCGS Currency 64PPQ Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Banque de la Martinique, lot of 2 notes, 5 francs, no date (1934-1945) and also 25 francs, no date (1930-1945), serial number P.37 786,(Pick 6 and 12), the 5 francs about fine with a 5 cm tear at bottom left and the 25 francs lightly pressed very fine and a 1cm tear at top centre (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Banque de la Martinique, 5 francs, specimen without the serial number or signatures, no date (1942), black on dull red, female figure at left, '5' at each corner, reverse blue, bust of woman at centre,(Pick 16s), good extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Banque de la Martinique, 100 francs, uniface obverse and reverse die proofs in black and white, no date (1942), allegorical female figures on obvious and reverse, stuck on brown paper and with annotations in fountain pen,(Pick 19pr), both sides graded PCGS Currency 63 Choice New. Very rare (1 pair)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Banque de la Martinique, 100 francs, no date (1942), serial number C82 703, green, allegorical female with baskets of fruit at left, printed black manuscript signature at right, reverse green, female figure and child at centre,(Pick 19a), good fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Banque de la Martinique, 1000 francs, uniface obverse and reverse die proofs in black and white, no date (1942), allegorical figures on obverse and reverse, mounted on brown paper with annotations in fountain pen ink,(Pick 21pr), both sides graded PCGS Currency 63 Choice New. (1 pair)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Banque de la Martinique, 1000 francs, uniface obverse and reverse proofs in colour, no date (1943), without serial numbers or signatures, brown on pale green and yellow, allegorical figures on both sides,(Pick 21pr), both sides graded PCGS Currency 63 Choice New, (1 pair)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Caisse Centrale de la France Libre, 1000 francs, red serial number TA 077735, blue and red, phoenix arising from the flames at centre, red handstamp MARTINIQUE and black ANNULE handstamp on obverse, Diethelm and Pleven signatures(Pick 22b,Kolsky 328, Schwan-Boling 1462ax), PCGS Currency 62 New, clipmark on top, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, 10 Francs (2), 2. 2. 1944, consecutive serial numbers GA254,891/92, violet on red underprint, Marianne at centre, and 20 Francs, 2. 2. 1944, serial number LP395,564, green on red underprint, Marianne at centre[Pick 23(2), 24], the first two about uncirculated, the second foxing, lightly pressed, otherwise good extremely fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, lot of 2 specimens, serial numbers 0.000 00000 from the 1947-1949 issue, 20 francs and 50 francs, multicoloured notes featuring General Gentil and Belain d' Esnambuc respectively, 'SPECIMEN' perforated and overprinted in black,(Pick 29 and 30), both uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, lot of 2 specimens, serial numbers 0.000 00000 from the 1947-1949 issue, 100 francs and 500 francs, featuring La Bourdonnais and two women respectively,(Pick 31s and 32s), the 100 francs PCGS Currency 63PPQ Choice New and the 500 francs PCGS Currency 58PPQ Choice About New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Martinique, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, 10 Noveaux Francs on 1000 francs, specimen, no date (1960), serial number 0.00 000, multicolour, fishermen on obverse, the reverse shows a woman carrying a basket of bananas on her head, perforated and overprinted 'SPECIMEN',(Pick 39s), uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Principality of Monaco, 1 franc. 1920, handstamped serial number 483377, series C, blue-green, maroon and white, arms and value(Pick 5, TBB B105), almost extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mongolia State Treasury, 50 cents, 1924, serial number 0908336, yellow and multicoloured, star at centre, value low left and right, ornate background detail(Pick 1, TBB B101r), in PCGS Currency holder 45 Extremely FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mongolia State Treasury, $1, 1921, serial number 0555586, yellow-orange and multicoloured, ornate design featuring swastika at centre, value at each corner(Pick 2, TBB B102r), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mongolia State Treasury, $5, 1921, serial number 0047087, green and multicoloured, ornate design featuring swastika at centre, value at each corner(Pick 4, TBB B104a), in PCGS Currency holder 61 NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mongolia State Treasury, $10, 1921, serial number 0032985, multicolour, ornate design featuring swastika at centre, value at each corner(Pick 5, TBB B 105a), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mongolia State Treasury, $25, 1921, serial number 0010029, green and multicoloured, ornate design featuring swastika at centre, value at each corner(Pick 6, TBB B106r), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mongolia, a selection comprising 1 tugrik, 1955, 10 tugrik, 1966, 1, 3, 5 and 10 tugrik, 1981 and a selection of modern issues (13)(Pick 28, 38, 42-45, 49ff), generally uncirculated (19)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Montenegro, 1 perper, 1912 (1914), dark blue and 1 perper, 1914, blue and red(Pick 7, 15), about fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, 100 Nouveaux Francs on 10,000 francs, 30.10.1958, serial number V.146 67014, multicolour, red overprint at centre, Napoleon Bonaparte at right, Arc de Triomphe at left, the reverse shows Napoleon at left and Church of Les Invalides at right,(Pick 140, Fayette 55.1), PCGS Currency 53 About New, two small pinholes at upper left. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Banque de France, set of 3 'Victor Hugo' notes, 500 francs 4.8.1955, serial number D.76 96135, 5 Nouveaux Francs on 500 francs 12.2.1959, serial number K.116 98572 and 5 Nouveaux Francs 7.2.1963, serial number X.98 39422,(Pick 133a, 137b and 141a), good, pressed extremely fine and ICGS 60 AU/UNC respectively. This represents all the denominations used on this design (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Nepal, colour trial 10 rupees, ND (1972), zero serial numbers, blue and green, King Mahendra Vira Vikrama at left, specimen 100 rupees, ND (1972), green, King Mahendra at left,(Pick 16cts, 19s, TBB B211s, 212s), uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Nepal, specimen 1000 rupees, ND (1972), zero serial numbers, blue and multicoloured, King Mahendra Vira Vikrama at left in military uniform, reverse blue, mountains and houses(Pick 21s, TBB B214s), perforated SPECIMEN, uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Nepal, specimen 500 rupees, ND (1974), zero serial numbers, blue, violet and brown, King Bir Bikram in military uniform at left, reverse brown, tigers(Pick 27s, TBB B221s), perforated SPECIMEN, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Nepal, obverse composite essay on card for a 1000 Rupees ND (ca1973), zero serials, grey-blue and red-brown on pale green underprint, King Birendra in royal dress and cap at left, goddess Bhagwati and Swayambhunath stupa and temple of goddess Harati at centre(Pick 28 for type; TBB B222 for type), in PCGS Currency holder 64 Very Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Nepal, specimen 1000 rupees, ND (1974), zero serial numbers, blue and multicoloured, King Birendra Bir Bikram at left in military uniform at left, reverse blue, elephant at centre(Pick 28s, TBB B222s), red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Nepal, specimen 20 rupees, ND (1982), zero serial numbers, orange, King Bir Bikram in plumed crown at left, also specimen 1000 rupees, ND (1996), blue-grey and multicoloured,(Pick 32s, 36dss, TBB B22as2, 234as1), red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Nederlandsche Bank, 1000 gulden, 1930, serial number AT 033826, green and mauve, maiden seated at left, caduceus below, value top right, reverse green and lilac, value and arms(Pick 48s), extremely fine and quite scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands Antilles, 250 gulden, 1967, serial number K 8208975, olive green, brown, arms at centre(Pick 13a), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, EPQSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands Antilles, 2 1/2 gulden, 1964, blue and white, also 1 gulden, red, 10 gulden (2), green(Pick A1b, 20, 23c, 28c), uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 5, 10, 25 gulden, 1934-1939, all with dancers(Pick 78b, 79c, 80a), the 5 gulden very fine, balance about uncirculated, the 25 gulden scarce (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 25 gulden (2), 1929, 1930, prefixes VL and YS, pale and dark brown, J.P.Coen at right(Pick 71b, c), good very fine and very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 50 gulden (3), 1926, 1929 (2), GE, IG, JM, orange-red, J.P.Coen at right(Pick 72a, b, c), generally about fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 50 gulden, 9 January 1926, serial number FM 07744, orange, J.P.Coen at right, 100 gulden (2), 12 January 1928, prefix GF, 23 April 1930, prefix HP, grey and black, J.P. Coen at right,(Pick 72a, 73b c), first two good very fine, last about extremely fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 100 gulden, 2 May 1930, prefix HY, grey and black, J.P. Coen at right(Pick 73c), extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 200 gulden, 27 November 1925, serial number SF 04871, red and pale pink-red, J.P. Coen at right(Pick 74b), In PCGS Currency holder 40 Extremely FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, specimen 500 gulden, 6 January 1926, serial number NX 01242, blue, Jan Coen at right, reverse brown and blue, bank building at centre, value at left and right(Pick 76as), In PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 500 gulden, 6 January 1926, serial number NZ 06997, blue, Jan Coen at right, reverse brown and blue, bank building at centre, value at left and right(Pick 76a), In PCGS Currency holder 15 FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) De Javasche Bank, 1000 gulden, 8 April 1926, serial number MZ 00638, red, J.P. Coen at right, reverse pink, bank building at centre,(Pick 77a), In PCGS Currency holder 58PPQ Choice About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands New Guinea, Dutch Administration, 1 gulden, 1954, prefix CF, green, sicklebill bird at left, Queen Juliana at right(Pick 11a), fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands New Guinea, Dutch Administration, 2 1/2 gulden, 8 December 1954, serial number EG 048406, blue and brown, Queen Juliana at right, sicklebill bird at left, reverse blue and green,(Pick 12a), strong central crease, original paper, about extremely fine and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands New Guinea, Dutch Administration, 5 gulden, 8 December 1954, serial number HL 029677, violet and brown, Queen Juliana at right, sicklebill bird at left, reverse violet and brown,(Pick 13a), an original and fresh good extremely fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New Caledonia, Banque de l'Indochine, 1000 francs, specimen, no date (1940-1965), serial number 0.00 000, multicolour, local woman at right, market scene in the background, black manuscript signatures lower left and centre, the reverse shows a local youth with a spear at right and a maiden carrying a basket on her shoulder at left, perforated 'SPECIMEN',(Pick 43as), PCGS Currency 58PPQ Choice About New, with minor corner creases at top left and right.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers...

(x) New Caledonia, Banque de l'Indochine, lot of 2 specimens for 20 francs, no date (1951-1963), multicolour, youth at left, flute player at right, , the reverse shows a woman at right and fruit bowl at left, perforated 'SPECIMEN', the two notes different varieties, ('Le Vice President Directeur General' and 'Le Directeur General'),(Pick 50bs and 50cs), both crisp uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Centrale de la Republique du Niger, a partially hand executed obverse and reverse printers composite essay 1000 francs, ND (1973), serial number A 000000, multicoloured, President Diori Hamani at left , Presidential Palace at right (?), reverse multicoloured, ancient village and tower at right centre, value at each corner.(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders, obverse and reverse 64 Very Choice New (2). Niger has never issued its own currency. When Niger was under French rule, banknotes with Banque de L'AOF were used which was then changed to Institut d' Emissi...

(x) Norges Bank, 100 kroner, 1951, prefix B, red and pale green, Wergeland top left, arms top centre, Jahn and Thorp signatures(Pick 33a1), extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Norges Bank, 500 kroner, 1971, serial number A.3926687, pale and dark green, Abel top left, arms top centre, signatures of Wold and Odegaard(Pick 34f), in PCGS Currency holder 55PPQ Choice About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Norges Bank, 1000 kroner, 1969, serial number A.3459004, pale and dark green, Abel top left, arms top centre, signatures of Brofoss and Petesen(Pick 35d), almost uncirculated, a handsome note, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Norges Bank, a selection comprising 5 kroner, 1957, blue, 10 kroner, 1965, brown, 50 kroner, 1998, green and 100 kroner, 2003, purple and 500 kroner, 1999, brown(Pick 30a, 31d, 46, 47b, 51), uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Papua New Guinea, a printers obverse and reverse composite essay on board for a proposed issue of 50 kina, ND (1988), pink and multicoloured, the National Parliament building at right centre, reverse orange and pale green, blue and pink, M.Somare left centre(Pick 11 for a similar design), in PCGS Currency holders reverse and obverse 64 Very Choice New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Papua New Guinea, 5 kina, purple, 2 kina (2), green, 10 kina, blue and a further 2 kina (2), green(Pick 13c, 15, 16c, 17, 21, NL), uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, control number specimen 50 escudos, 31 August 1920, serial number range 1GC 00001-1GC 20000, purple and multicoloured, Passos Manoel at centre, value at left and right, OURO in text low centre, ink date '29.5.23', top centre, reverse purple and green, the 'Terreiro do Paco' at centre, head of Liberty top right,(Pick 123s), in PCGS Currency holder 50 About New, Perforated CANCELLED, a unique serial number rangeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Polski, World War II 'Government in exile', specimen 5 zlotych, 15 August 1939, red serial number A1 234567, blue and lilac, girl in national headress at right, reverse blue and white(Pick 81s, Milczak 81b), in PCGS Currency holder 61 NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Polski, World War II 'Government in exile', specimen 10 zlotych, 15 August 1939, red serial number A 012345, red-brown, young woman in national headress at right, reverse red-brown and white(Pick 82bs, Milczak 82b), in PCGS Currency holder 50 About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Polski, World War II 'Government in exile', specimen 20 zlotych, 15 August 1939, red serial number A 012345, blue and pale pink, elderly woman in national dess at right, reverse blue and white, pastoral and industrial scenes(Pick 83s, Milczak 83b), in PCGS Currency holder 55 Choice About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Polish State Loan Bank, a selection of the inflationary issues of 1919 comprising, 1,5, 10, 20, 100, 500, 1000 (2) zlotych, 1/2 mark, 1920, 1000 zlotych, 1920, 10000 and 20000 zlotych, 1922, 10 zlotych, 1929, 50 zlotych, 1929, 5 zlotych, 1930, 100 zlotych, 1932 and 20 zlotych, 1936, 10, 20, 50,100 and 500 zlotych, 1940, 20 zlotych, 1948 together with a selection of later issues including a set of the 1994 series (33)(Pick 23-29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 69, 71, 72, 74a, 77, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 137, 173a-178), mixed but generally extremely fine or better (56)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addi...

(x) Portugal, Imperial Treasury, 20,000 reis, 1826 Revalidation Issue (old date 1799), serial number 436287, brown, 8 oval vignettes at top, red overprint crown over 'Pedro IV 1826' within star-burst, multiple black round handstamps on reverse,(Pick 31), in PCGS Currency holder 15 Fine, Splits, Small HolesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Imperial Treasury, 10000 reis, 1826 (old date 1799), brown on cream paper, serial number 653972, six oval vignettes along top, manuscript date and two manuscript signatures below, red overprint centre, reverse ten handstamps and manuscript annotation(Pick 41), in PCGS Currency holder 25 Very Fine, Splits at Folds, Minor Corner DamageSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 10 mil reis, 30.8.1904, serial number CT 19590, brown on yellow, Luis de Camoes at left, sailing ships at bottom right, alleogorical figures and globe at bottom, reverse brown and yellow, Infante D. Henrique at upper left,(Pick 81), in PMG holder 25 NET, Splits. Very Fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, 1 rupia, 1 January 1924, red serial number A 252221, blue and pale pink and brown, tiger at centre, arms low centre, reverse blue, huts(Pick 23A), in PCGS holder 12 FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, 10 rupia, 1 January 1924 (1929), serial number A 053097, purple and pale blue, palace at centre, arms low centre, text with DECRETO top left, reverse purple, tiger at centre(Pick 26Aa), ex Ruth Hill collection. In PCGS holder 12 Fine, albeit with several minor problems, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, 5 rupias, 1945, green, 10 rupias (5), 1945, red-brown, all with different signatures, 20 rupias (3), 1945, 50 rupias, 1945, red and 100 rupias, 1945, purple blue, all different signatures(Pick 35, 36, 37,38, 39), punch cancelled, VG to fine and an interesting and varied grouping (11)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, specimen 30 escudos, red, 60 escudos, pink and grey, 300 escudos, purple, 600 escudos, green, 1000 escudos, brown and pale green, all 1959, zero serial numbers, all Afonso de Albuquerque at right(Pick 41s, 42s, 44s, 45s, 46s), In PCGS Currency holders 30E 58PPQ Choice About New, 60E 65PPQ Gem New, 300E 64 Very Choice New, 600E 65PPQ Gem New, 1000E 64PPQ Very Choice New, all except last Perforated Cancelled (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Bu...

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, 60 escudos, 1959, grey and pink, 100 escudos, 1949, blue, both arms low centre and portrait of Afonso de Albuquerque(Pick 42, 44), very fine and a perforated fine with ink annotation (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, a printers engraved die proof portrait of Afonso de Albuquerque, ND (ca 1945), blue and white(Pick 35 ff for type), a Bradbury Wilkinson engraving, extremely fine and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Sierra Leone, a printers archival composite essay for the obverse and reverse of a proposed issue for 10 leones, 4 August 1987, serial number D/27 000000, blue and multicoloured, Joseph Saidu Momoh (President 28.11.1985) at left, microscope at left margin, reverse blue, Fourah Bay College at centre, value at left and right, scroll at left, arms at right(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse and reverse 64 Very Choice New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions...

(x) Bradbury Wilkinson, promotional note, £1 on card, ND (ca 1890), brown-purple and white, Valkyrie at centre, head of Napoleon Bonaparte at left, value at right and in brown tablet at centre, also value at each cornerextremely fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bradbury Wilkinson, promotional note, £1 on card, ND (ca 1880), serial number 1236101, brown and white, arms at centre, value in brown tablet at centre, value at each cornerextremely fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 5000 escudos, specimen/proof without date (1942) or serial numbers, purple and multicolour Queen Leonor at right, alleogrical children playing at left, reverse purple, allegorical figures and orante doorway, handwritten annotations relating to the design's approval and date '28-8-1942' at top left and signed, presumably, by a bank official,(Pick 157p), in PCGS holder 40 Extremely Fine. Exceedingly rare in this formatSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 500 escudos, 11.3.1952, serial number DJ 17923, Ch.8, dark red and black, arms upper centre, D, Joao IV at right,(Pick 158), in PCGS holder 45 Extremely FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 100 escudos, specimen/proof, without date (1947-1957) or serial numbers, dark green and lilac, arms upper centre, P. Nunes at right, reverse brown, fountain in arches at centre, single hole punch cancellation,(Pick 159pr), in PCGS holder 65 Gem New, perforatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 50 escudos, obverse and reverse composite essay, 23.4.1953, serial number B 00000, Chapa 7, blue on multicoloured underprint, portrait of Fontes Pereira de Melo at right, value in each corner, reverse statue "The Thinker" at left, arms at top centre, without signatures,(Pick 160 for type), in PCGS holder 61 New/65 PPQ Gem New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 50 escudos, specimen, 23.4.1953, serial number B 00000, Chapa 7, blue on multicoloured underprint, portrait of Fontes Pereira de Melo at right, value in each corner, reverse statue "The Thinker" at centre arms at top, perforated 'SPECIMEN' vertically at left and right,(Pick 160s), in PCGS holder 61 New, glue stain on obverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 1000 escudos, 14.1.1956, serial number H 11334, Ch.8, green-grey and violet, castle at left, D. Filipa de Lencastre at right, reverse green and pink, the Queen and two men at centre, also an archival vignette of the Queen that was used on the note,(Pick 161), crossfolds, about extremely fine, the vignette has paper thinning at the top and previously mounted (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 500 escudos, 27.5.1958, serial number ES 06636, Ch.9, olive brown on mluticolour, D. Francisco d'Almieda at right, reverse brown, three men in medieval costume at left,(Pick 162), PMG 55 EPQ About UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, group of 4 notes, 20 escudos, 26.7.1960, serial number LD 19845, and also a uniface obverse and reverse archival photgraphic proof pair of the same note, 50 escudos (2), both dated 24.7.1960, serial numbers LJ00280 and AGK 07784,(Pick 163 and 164), the issued notes good extremely fine to almost uncirculated, the archival photographs almost uncirculated and previously mounted (4 items)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, a complete set of 4 notes form the 1960-1961 issue, comprising of the 20, 50, 100 and 1000 escudos,(Pick 163, 164, 165 and 166), generally almost uncirculated and a nice type set (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, lot of 2 specimens, 20 escudos, specimen/proof, without date (1964) or serial numbers and 1000 escudos, specimen, no date (1968-1982),(Pick 167s and 175s), almost uncirculated to uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, set of 7 notes from the 1964-1967, 20 (2), 50, 100, 500 and the 1967 1000 escudos (2),(Pick 167 to 170, 172), one of the 20 escudos in VG, the rest good extremely fine to almost uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 1000 escudos, 2.4.1965, serial number FV 00883, grey blue and red brown, Dom Diniz at right, arms upper centre, the reverse shows a scene of the Founding of the University of Lisbon,(Pick 171), in PCGS holder 35 Very FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, 2 pairs of uniface obverse and reverse archival photographs for the 500 escudos of 1979, Ch.11, slight differences to the design on the issued note with Francisco Sanches at right and 17th century street scene on the reverse, however the dates on the photos are 30.11.1965 whilst the issued notes are dated 1979, showing that printers can store designs for a number of years before using them,(Pick 177 for type), in PCGS holder 62, 63, 63, 63 (2 pairs)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Term...

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, group of 13 notes, 1970's - 1980's, 20 (2), 50 (3), 100 (3), 500, 1000 (2) and 5000 (2) escudos,(Pick 173, 174, 175, 176, 178,179, 180, 181, 182), generally extremely fine to uncirculated (13)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, group of 4 high denomination notes, 2000 escudos, 23.5.1991, 5000 escudos 24.5.1983, 12.2.1987 and 2.9.1993,(Pick 186a, 182c, 183a and 184f), almost uncirculated (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, group of 7 notes from the 1995-197 issue, 500 (2), 1000 (2), 2000, 5000 and 10000 escudos,(Pick 187, 188, 189, 190 and 191), uncirculated, the 10,000 escudos graded PMG 64 Choice Uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reunion, Ile de la Reunion - Tresor Colonial, 50 centimes, 1886, black, cherubs left and right, allegorical figures of Industry and Commerce at centre, black manuscript signatures, reverse black, medallic head at left and right, anchor at centre, signed by Campenon-Drouet,(Pick 8), PCGS Currency 40 Extremely Fine. Two pinholes at upper left. Choice condition for type and extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reunion, Ile de la Reunion - Tresor Colonial, 1 franc, 1886, black, cherubs to left and right, allegorical figures of Industry and Commerce at centre, black manuscript signatures, reverse black, head left and right, anchor at centre, signed by Campenon-Drouet,(Pick 9), PCGS Currency 6 Good. Split in two halves and joined by tape vertically and horizontally, internal splits. RareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nationala a Romaniei, 500 lei (2), 1926 and 1930, blue and tan, woman with sickle at right, two children carrying baskets at left, reverse two women with axes at centre, value at top left and right(Pick 22), attractive, extremely fine, scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nationale a Romaniei, 1000 lei, 15 June 1933, serial number X.1815 0215, dark blue, blue and multicolour with maroon text, woman with sickle at low left, woman with oar at low right, value at left and right(Pick 34), presentable and attractive, very fine and very scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nationale a Romaniei, 500 lei (2), 21 April 1933, serial number Z.2382 0574, and 15 March 1934, serial number R.3418 0893, multicoloured with women at left and right, reverse arms at top centre, female farm workers at left(Pick 32a), first about extremely fine, second about uncirculated thus scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nationale a Romaniei, 1000 lei, 15 March 1934, serial number O.0078-0981, brown and multicoloured, King Carol II at left, arms and value at right, reverse brown and pale blue, allegorical Romanian scenes(Pick 37a), in PCGS Currency holder 50 About NewSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nationale a Romaniei, specimen 1000 lei, 25 June 1936, serial number D.0000-0000, brown and multicoloured, allegorical maidens at left and right, reverse purple and green, pastoral women workers at left and right, also an issued example dated 19 December 1938, serial number K.0952-0499(Pick 44s, 46), extremely fine and about extremely fine, the specimen scarce (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nationale a Romaniei, 5000 lei, 1931 (1940), serial number S 017551, blue and multicoloured, King Carol II at right, gorge at left, crowned monogram overprint at left, reverse blue, also 2000 lei, 1941, 5000 lei, 1945, 10000 lei, 1946, 1 leu, 1952, 25, 50, 100 and 500 lei, 1966(Pick 48a, 53, 56, 57a, 81, 95-98a), first three extremely fine or better, balance very fine (9)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banca Nationala a Romanei, a selection of the more modern issues (Pick 100, 101, 102, 106-108, 111-121, 123, NL), generally uncirculated (20)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque Nationale du Rwanda, a printer's reverse composite essay on card for a 100 Francs, ND (ca 1976), blue, brown and multicoloured, a man and a woman with earthenware jars at right, statue of a lion with woman displaying wares at centre, two men with wickerwork at left, also printer's reverse composite essay on card for 500 Francs, ND (ca 1980), brown and pale green, men working in field at left, value in three corners(Pick unrecorded, Pick 16 for type; TBB unrecorded, B117 for type), about uncirculated, unique and attractive (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT o...

(x) Bank Nationale du Rwanda, a printers archival obverse and reverse composite essay on board for a 1000 francs, 1 January 1987, serial number C 0000000, green and pale pink, warriors dancing at right, arms low left, reverse, blue and multicoloured, gorillas at left, men in canoe low right(Pick and TBB unrecorded date, type of 1981), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 61 New, reverse 62 New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Nationale du Rwanda, a printers obverse and reverse composite essay on card for a 50 francs, 1 January 1978, serial number M 0000000, brown, green and pale blue, gorilla at left, mountain at right, reverse pale blue and multicoloured, excavators and mining scene at centre(Pick and TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse and reverse 64 Very Choice New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de la Republique du Burundi, archival photographs for proposed issues of 50 francs, one dated 1967 and one ND (ca 1967?), both black and white, girl at left on first, dancing warrior on second(Pick unrecorded), (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Saar, 1 frank, 1919 serial number A157,185 and 10 mark, 1 Q.11 25592, the former red-brown, woman with cap at right, the latter multicolour, profile of woman at centre with roses in background,(Pick 2 and 6), both notes good very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, lot of 2 notes, 20 francs, no date (1950-1960), serial number K.25 87515, E. Gentil at right, also 50 francs, specimen, no date (1950-1960), B. d'Esnambuc at left, perforated and overprinted 'SPECIMEN',(Pick 24 and 25s), almost uncirculated to uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer, lot of 2 notes, 1 and 2 Nouveaux Francs on the 50 and 100 francs, no date (1960), serial numbers H.30 60735 and C.81 08969, featuring B. d' Esnambuc and La Bourdonnais respectively,(Pick 30b and 32), uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Serbian National Bank, 100 dinara, 1941, 1000 dinara (4), 1941, all with allegorical figures in field, 20, 50 and 500 dinara, 1941, 50, 500, 1000 dinara (2), 1942, 100 dinara, 1943,(Pick 23, 24, 25, 26, 27b, 29, 31, 32b, 33), generally very fine, several better (13)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Serbian National Bank, 500, 1000 and 5000 dinara, 2003, also 50 dinara, 2011 and a Serbian test note dated 2005(Pick 43, 44b, 45, NL), uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Republic of Seychelles, a group of the ND (1976) issue, all President James Mancham at right, comprising progressive proof 10 Rupees, blue, obverse underprint only, reverse palm trees and boat; specimen proof 20 Rupees, serial number A/1 000000, purple, reverse yacht; specimen proof 100 Rupees, serial number A/1 000000, red, reverse dock and islands, the last two with one punch hole(Pick 19pp, 20p, 22p; TBB B201pp, B202p, B204pp), in PCGS Currency holders 10R 30 Very Fine, 20R 50 About New, 100R 65PPQ Gem New, last two additionally Hole Punch Cancelled (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price...

(x) Government of Seychelles, a group of 50 Rupees, ND (1976), comprising 1. Progressive proof, obverse plant and underprint only, reverse complete; 2. Proof, no serial numbers, no signature; 3. Specimen proof, serial number A/1 000000, one punch hole; 4. Specimen proof. Serial number A/1 000000, signed as approved by Chamry Chetty (Minister of Finance); 5. Specimen, serial number A/1 000000, overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally in red on obverse and reverse; and 6. Printer's archival specimen, serial number run A/1 000001 to A/1 400000, all olive-green and multicoloured, President James Mancham at...

(x) Republic of Seychelles, 20 and 50 rupees, ND (1976), serial numbers A/1 086366 and A/1 002308, purple and olive brown respectively, both with President Mancham at right, sea turtle and lionfish at low left, Chetty signature(Pick 20, 21, TBB B202, 203), in ICG holders number 63 and 66, fresh and original, uncirculated becoming scarce in such a high grade (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Sierra Leone, a printers archival obverse and reverse composite essay on card for a 1 leone, 4 August 1967, serial number B/50 000000, green and muticoloured, arms at left, reverse green and lilac, building at right(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 64 Very Choice New reverse 63 Choice New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Sierra Leone, a printers obverse and reverse composite essay for a proposed issue of 5 leones, 4 August 1987, serial number C/27 000000, blue and violet and red, arms at left, reverse blue and mauve, fish being loaded into skip(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PCGS Currency holders obverse 63 Choice New reverse 64 Very Choice New (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.