World Banknotes

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Government of the East African Protectorate, a printers archival colour trial / specimen 20 rupees, Mombasa, 1 July 1912, no serial numbers, black and brown, value in underprint at centre, value at centre and at left and right, Henry Smallwood signature(Pick 3cts, TBB B103bt1), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated, previously mounted, strikingly beautiful and excessively rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

East African Currency Board, colour trial 20 shillings, ND (1964), without serial numbers, gray-blue (should be blue), dhow at centre, no signatures, reverse(Pick 47cts, TBB B233at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of India, 1000 rupees, Karachi, ND (1937), serial number A/4 069834, lilac and olive green, portrait King George VI at right, value in each corner and at low centre, column at left and right, Taylor signature, reverse, mountain scene, ornate border around, arms at right,(Pick 21d, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 4.8.1D, TBB B205d), in PMG holder, staple holes at issue, restoration, annotation, 20 Very Fine. A rare Karachi issue large size noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Bank of England, Matthew Marshall (1835-1864), £5, London, 3 February 1846, serial number JK18619, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, 'I promise to pay to Mr. Matt. Marshall or Bearer on demand the sum of Five Pounds', value in black tablet low left, printed serial number, date, manuscript signature below,(EPM B203a, Pick 221), in PMG holder 20 Very Fine, toning, the note was discovered in a campaign chest that has remained in the same family since the 1860's. It was not until 1962 that a secret compartment in the chest was discovered and the £5 revealed. The note...

Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, specimen $100, ND (1989), serial number A/2 000000, mauve and blue, arms at top right, orchid at centre, signature H.S. Sen, reverse, boats at Singapore waterfront,(Pick 6cCS2, TBB B106CS2), black SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder 65 Gem Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, specimen $1 ND (1989), serial number S000213, pink and dark blue, bird at left, arms at top right, city skyline at lower centre, reverse, parade(Pick 9CS4, TBB B110CS4), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mounted, quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, specimen $5, ND (1989), serial number S000213, green, bird at left, arms at top right, city skyline at lower centre, reverse, cable cars(Pick 10CS4, TBB B110CS4), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, previously mounted, quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, specimen $1000, ND (1978), serial number A/1 000000, purple and multicoloured, Brahminy Kite at left, Singapore skyline at lower centre, arms top right, value right centre, top left and low right, Hon Sui Sen signature and red seal in field, Hon Sui Sen signature with red chop, reverse pale blue and purple, container ship and crane, dancer at right, Merlion at left(Pick 16s, TBB B117s, Tan E17s, Goon MS76Msb), red diagonal SPECIMEN overprint, De La Rue oval overprint at upper left and lower right corners, punch hole at lower right, in PMG holder,...

Government of Thailand, specimen 1000 baht, ND (ca 1940), black serial number T/1 00000, red-brown and mauve and pale green, Rama VIII as a young boy top left, the Temple of the Dawn on the Chao Phraya river at centre, no signature, text at centre 'GOVERNMENT OF SIAM', reverse the Royal Throne Hall(Pick 37s, TBB B104as), black De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 45 Choice Extremely Fine, and rare. Only one other example listed on Track and Price at time of cataloguing and this a higher gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

Bank of England, John Gordon Nairne, £10, London, 14 January 1910, serial number K/52 67352, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of John Nairne low right(EPM B208c, Pick 305a), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated. An Edwardian period note, less than 10 examples believed extant, very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey (1918-1925), £5, Birmingham, 10 March 1919, serial number T/33 06139, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209aa, Pick 312f), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Sole top pop example on PMG CensusSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £5, London, 27 June 1923, serial number 216/D 39576, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209a, Pick 312a), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated with only 1 example in a higher grade on PMG Census, a scarce high grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £5, London, 20 March 1925, serial number 089/E 70059, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209a, Pick 312a), a very late date for a Harvey as he stepped down as Chief Cashier on the 30th March 1925, in PMG holder 50 EPQ About Uncirculated, scarce high grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £10, London, 12 February 1919, serial number 57/K 15604, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209b, Pick 313a), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, a very high grade for type, with only 1 example in a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £10, London, 16 June 1921, serial number 11/L 51967, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209b, Pick 313a), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated, a lovely high grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £20, London, 14 January 1919, serial number 19M 78422, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209c, Pick 314a), in PMG holder 40 EPQ Extremely Fine, As Made Paper Maker's NotchSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £20, London, 14 January 1919, serial number 19M 78423, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209c, Pick 314a), in PMG holder 40 EPQ Extremely Fine, As Made Paper Maker's NotchSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £20, London, 19 April 1922, serial number 28M 13538, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209c, Pick 314a), in PMG holder 45 EPQ Choice Extremely FineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £20, London, 19 April 1922, serial number 28M 13539, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209c, Pick 314a), in PMG holder 45 EPQ Choice Extremely FineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £50, London, 15 December 1923, serial number 28N 70839, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right,(EPM B209d, Banknote Yearbook BE17, Pick 313a), in PMG holder 35 EPQ Choice Very FineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £100, London, 15 October 1923, serial number 25/O 96465, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209e, Pick 316a), in PMG holder 35 EPQ Choice Very Fine, As Made Paper Maker's NotchSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Ernest Musgrave Harvey, £100, London, 15 October 1923, serial number 25/O 96466, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Ernest Harvey low right(EPM B209e, Pick 316a), in PMG holder 35 EPQ Choice Very Fine, As Made Paper Maker's NotchSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Cyril Patrick Mahon (1925-1929), £5, London, 12 July 1928, serial number 189/H 92786, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Cyril Mahon low right(EPM B215, Pick 320a), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Top pop example on PMG Census with only 2 other examples, excellent exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Cyril Patrick Mahon, £5, London, 25 February 1927, serial number 395/E 35461, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Cyril Mahon low right(EPM B215, Pick 320a), in PMG holder 55 EPQ About Uncirculated, quite rare in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Cyril Patrick Mahon, £10, Manchester, 24 July 1926, serial number 099/V 56978, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Cyril Mahon low right(EPM B216f, Pick 321b), rare as Mahon branch note, in PMG holder 58 Choice About Unc, only 3 examples on PMG Census with this being the top grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Basil Gage Catterns (1929-1934), £5, London, 22 May 1931, serial number 089/J 02768, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Basil Catterns low right(EPM B228, Pick 328a), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, only 1 example in a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Basil Gage Catterns, £10, London 19 May 1932, serial number K/108 68712, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, 'I promise to pay the Bearer on demand the sum of Ten Pounds', value in black tablet low left(EPM B229, Pick 329a), in PMG holder 58 Choice About Unc, PMG Census top pop. Exceptional grade for type and now surprisingly scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Basil Gage Catterns, £10, Liverpool, 10 May 1933, serial number 145/V 28888, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Basil Catterns low right(EPM B229e, Pick 329b), PMG Top Pop 63 Choice Uncirculated, small holes, annotation, only 2 notes graded on PMG Census, the other note is 25, a charming serial number, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Basil Gage Catterns, £100, London, 20 January 1934, serial number 45/O 64608, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Catterns low right(EPM B232, Pick 332a), in PMG holder 40, pinholes, Extremely Fine. Top pop on PMG Census, rare high denomination issue.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt (1934-1949), £5, London, 13 September 1938, serial number B/276 86734, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt at lower right,(EPM B241, Pick 335a) in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Top pop on PMG Census with 2 other exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt, £10, London, 18 February 1942, serial number L/138 75587, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Kenneth Peppiatt low right(EPM B242, Pick 336a), a scarce wartime date and the last year of issue for type, in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. The sole top grade example on PMG Census. One of the best example offered in auction.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt, £10, Birmingham, 28 February 1938, serial number 174/V 56523, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Kenneth Peppiatt low right(EPM B242a, Pick 336c), This is the last date of any £10 branch note, in PMG holder 53 EPQ About Uncirculated,Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt, £20, London, 16 December 1939, serial number 57/M 34408, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Kenneth Peppiatt low right(EPM B243, Pick 337a), Type usually seen as Bernhard forgery. In PMG holder 50 About Uncirculated, with only 1 example in a higher grade on PMG Census, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt, £50, London ,20 May 1936, serial number 57/N 30744, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, 'I promise to pay to Bearer on demand the sum of Fifty Pounds' in text at centre, value in black tablet low left, printed serial number, date and signature,(EPM B244, Pick 338a), in PMG holder, minor rust, 58 Choice About Uncirculated, rare in this grade, a lovely noteSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt, £100, London, 8 June 1937, serial number 56/O 23915, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Kenneth Peppiatt low right(EPM B245, Pick 339a), in PMG holder 50 EPQ About Uncirculated. The London issue note scarce in any gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt, £100, Liverpool, 29 September 1936, serial number 96/Y 23487 black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Kenneth Peppiatt low right(EPM B245e, Pick 339b), in PMG holder 64 EPQ Choice Uncirculated, scarce with only 1 example in a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, Kenneth Oswald Peppiatt, £100, Liverpool, 29 September 1936, serial number 96/Y 23490, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Kenneth Peppiatt low right(EPM B245e, Pick 339b), in PMG holder 64 EPQ Choice Uncirculated, scarce with only 1 example in a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Singapore Government, $10000 uniface printers model, no date, red serial number A/1 000000, multicolour, white-bellied sea-eagle bird at left, arms top right, value top left, centre and low right, Singapore skyline low centre left, merlion at right , signature of Hon Sui sen and red chop at right(Pick 17 for type, Goon SG76Ne, Tan B-9, TBB B118 for type), in PMG holder 58 Choice About Uncirculated. Unique and visually striking, an exceptional designSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Singapore Government, specimen $100, no date (1985), serial number S 000000, brown and multicolour, passenger boat, 'the Chusan', at centre left, value low left and right and top right, arms at top left, signature of Hon Sui Sen and red chop at centre, reverse, Vanda Miss Joaquim orchid, Changi airport(Pick 23s, Goon SG85Cas, TBB B124s), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 64 Choice Uncirculated and rareSubject 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 polymer 50 dollars, 9 August 1990, serial number S000000, orange, ships in harbour at left, Yusof Bin Ishak hologram at centre, buildings at right, reverse, scene of parliament at left, people and flag at right,(Pick 30s, TBB BNP105s), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, a rare polymer specimen, no examples listed on Track and Price at time of cataloguingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Arabian Gulf Currency Board, a printers archival composite essay on card for the obverse of a proposed issue of 25 riyals, ND (1965), pale and dark green and lilac and pink, a dhow right centre, oil derrick and palm at right, very similar in content to the Qatar and Dubai issues of July 1966, this note obviously a trial for the subsequent issues of 1966. The text in Arabic reads ARABIAN GULF CURRENCY BOARD top right and 25 RIYALS low left(Pick unrecorded, TBB unrecorded), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, unique and importantSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information pleas...

Bank of Afghanistan, specimen 1000 afghanis, 1969, serial number zero, multicoloured, King Muhammad Zahir at left,(Pick 46s, TBB B329as1), uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Straits Settlements, 10 dollars, 1 January 1925, serial number C/11 58918, purlpe and light green, palm trees and huts at shore with boats in water, reverse, cart at centre flanked by values,(Pick 11a, TBB B120a), the first date for issue, in PMG holder...rare in this above average gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of England, Abraham Newland, £10, London, manuscript date 29 October 1798, manuscript serial number 249, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, manuscript date 29 Oct 1798 to left and right, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of Mr Abraham Newland in text at centre and manuscript signature of Hayworth (?) low left and of Hill low right,(EPM B200l for earlier date, Pick 177), in PMG holder, restoration, 30 NET Very fine, a few minor annotations otherwise a lovely fresh example; the paper white and still retaining good body, extremely rare in this...

(x) Bank of England, Abraham Newland, an unissued £10, 1806, black and white on watermarked paper, 'pay to Ab Newland' in text at centre, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left(EPM B200m), 1806 the penultimate year of Abraham Newland's tenure at the Bank, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 25 Very Fine and extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, third issue, £1, 'Anchor Note', ND (22 January 1917), serial number B/2 430070, green, brown, lilac and white, St. George and the Dragon at left, crowned head of George V in oval frame at right, value in central panel, reverse brown and white, the Houses of Parliament, small anchor low right,(EPM T16a, Pick 351, Banknote Yearbook TR16d), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated. Only a few examples of the 'Anchor' variety believed extant and of those, this one of the very finest examplesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and...

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, third issue10 shillings, ND (1918), black serial number A/3 019031 (dot), green, lilac and white, Britannia at left with Union shield and trident, crowned head of George V in oval frame at right, value in central panel, reverse value in green central guilloche,(EPM T17, Pick 350a), early single digit prefix, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated. Only 1 example a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, 10 shillings, ND (1918), serial number B/27 431258, green, lilac and white, Britannia at left with Union shield and trident, crowned head of George V in oval frame at right, denomination in lilac central panel, reverse denomination in green central guilloche,(EPM T20, Pick 350b), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Top pop on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Glasgow Ship Bank (Carrick, Brown and Company), 1 guinea, Glasgow, 2 January 1824, serial number 52/985, black and white, blue text in vertical format at left 'CITY OF GLASGOW BANK', sailing ship in circular frame top centre, ONE GUINEA in blue panel top left, pay to 'Nicol Brown' or bearer in text at centre, three manuscript signatures in low field(PMS SH 10b), a Kirkwood and Son engraving. Also in the lot a receipt written in 1935 from Maggs Bros. for the sum of £12 and 10 shillings for a letter written by Sir Walter Scott in 1809 and the princely sum of £2 and 2 shillings (2 guineas) being...

Factory der Nederlandsche Handel-Maatschappij, Dutch Trading Joint Stock Company, Netherlands Indies, an unissued / remainder 50 gulden, Menado (Sulawesi in Indonesia), ND (ca 1824-90), black border and text on orange-yellow paper, value in red underprint at centre, arms low left, value in black at centre and at each corner(Plomp 176.6u for type, this example Menado), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 64 Choice Uncirculated and extremely rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of India, Persian Gulf issue, Haj Pilgrim issue, 100 rupees, ND (1959), serial number HA 020595, red, signed by the Governor H.V.R. Iyengar, ONE HUNDRED in English with SAU RUPAYE in Hindu at centre, Ashoka pillar at right, multicolour tint at boarders, Haj 'HAJ' on either side of RESERVE BANK OF INDIA, reverse, vignette of two tusker elephants with trees in background and waterbody with Lotus in foreground, Reserve Bank of India seal in lower centre,(Pick R6, Jhun&Rez 6.13.2.1, TBB BR205a), in PMG holder, spindle holes, toning, staple holes at issue, 30 Very Fine, extremely r...

Bank Negara Malaysia, a polymer (Guardian substrate) specimen/test note 2 ringgit, ND (1996), no serial numbers, mauve and multicoloured, Tunku Abdul Rahman at right, value low left, vertical signature of Ahmad bin Mohd.Don at left, reverse mauve and multicoloured, communication tower and satellite in field(Pick 40s for similar, TBB B140 for similar, Straus p.158 2016 edition), red CONTOH overprint. in PMG holder 64 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. This note in polymer extremely rare and unusual and its existence proves that Bank Negara were experimenting with polymer at the time.Subject to 20% VAT on Bu...

Bank Negara Malaysia, specimen 2 ringgit, ND (1996-99), serial number BS0000000, mauve and multicoloured, Tunku Abdul Rahman at right, value low left, vertical signature of Ahmad bin Mohd.Don at left, reverse mauve and multicoloured, communication tower and satellite in field,(Pick 40as, KNB46S, TBB B140s), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated. Top grade on PMG CensusSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Angola, a printers archival specimen 1000 angolares, 1944, serial number 10YV00000, red and green, Don Joao II at right, signatures of Guimares, Duarte and Saldanha, reverse the explorer Diogo Cão addressing the court of João II in Beja,(Pick 82s, TBB B412as), black De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 64 Choice Uncirculated, attractive and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Angola, colour trial 100 escudos, 1973, serial number 00000, blue, Luis de Camoes at right, reverse, Guineensis tree(Pick 106cts, TBB B430at), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Angola, colour trial 500 escudos, 1973, serial number 00000, green, Luis de Camoes at right, reverse, Guineensis tree(Pick 107cts, TBB B431at), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Central de la Republica Argentina, specimen 10000 pesos, ND (1969), serial number 00000000, dark red, General Jose de San Martin at right(Pick 281s, TBB B334as), uncirculated, minor ink traces at the backSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Adelaide, Australia, archival specimen £5, 1 June 1893, serial number range 25001-35000, uniface, black on brown panel, maiden and cherubs at top centre,(Vort-Ronald P.53 Type 2 for type), perforated, in PMG holder, printer's annotation, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated,Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank of South Australia, archival specimen £5, 1 July 1899, serial number range D000001-002000, black on light blue panel at centre, bank building at top centre, maiden at top left,(Vort-Ronald P.104 Type 3c for type), perforated, in PMG holder 58 EPQ Choice About Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) City Bank of Sydney, Australia, archival specimen £1, 1 January 1896, specimen range C100001-120000, black on brown panel, allegorical figure at left,(Vort-Ronald P.122 Type 3 for type), SPECIMEN perforated, in PMG holder 58 Choice About Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bahrain Monetary Agency, 20 dinars, 1973, serial number 187343, purple, hologram at lower left, Bab Al Bahrain gate at right, reverse mosque in Manama,(Pick 22, TBB B216), rare type, very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Bank of England, Abraham Newland (1778-1807), £1, manuscript date 22 August 1798, manuscript serial number B 2824, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, 'pay to Mr Ab Newland or bearer' in text at centre, value in black tablet low left, manuscript signature low left, the whole design within lined border(EPM B200b), low right corner excised presumably for cancellation purpose. Ornate watermark and a fresh and bright good very fine thus exceptional for such a rare noteSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers...

Government of Barbados, $1, 1 January 1949, serial number B/Y 443,532, green and violet, George VI at right, arms at left(Pick 2c, TBB B102e), in PMG holder 58 EPQ Choice About Uncirculated. Rare in this grade with only 1 example in a higher gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Barbados, $5, 1 June 1943, serial number C/H 740265, purple and blue, George VI at right, seahorses and George VI at left, reverse multicolour guilloches,(Pick 4b, TBB B104c), last date and prefix for issue, in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated. Top Pop example and one of four graded examples on PMG Census with next highest grade being a 30. An excellent example of a classic note.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Banque du Congo-Belge, colour trial specimen 1000 Francs, ND (1944-47), specimen number 646, blue and multicoloured, three Warega tribesmen at left, star at right, reverse, blue and yellow-green, youth at right, Warega musicians at left,(Pick 19cts, TBB B222t), perforated, red SPECIMEN WATERLOW & SONS LTD overprint, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, PMG Top Pop with only 1 other example. An impressive noteSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Belize, colour trial $10, ND (1974-76), no serial numbers, green and orange, Queen Elizabeth II at right(Pick 36cts, TBB B104t), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mounted, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Belize, colour trial $10, ND (1974-76), no serial numbers, green and orange, Queen Elizabeth II at right(Pick 37cts, TBB B105t), in PMG holder 58 Choice About UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Monetary Authority of Belize, specimen $20, 1 June 1980, serial number A/1 000000, brown on multicolour underprint, portrait Queen Elizabeth II centre right, coat of arms top left, school of fish and coral at centre, angel fish at left, signatures of Marshalleck, Cain and Cattouse, reverse, brown, purple and pale green, National Assembly Building at centre, angel fish and iguana at left, jabiru stork at right(Pick 41a, TBB B204as), ink annotation in top and low margin, mounting traces, extremely fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium...

Bermuda Government, colour trial £10, ND (1964), no serial numbers, green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, map of Bermuda at lower left, reverse, arms at centre flanked by values(Pick 22cts, TBB B123ct), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated and a lovely design, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda Monetary Authority, an obverse and reverse printer's composite essay mounted on card, for $5, 20 February 1989, serial number A/1 000000, signatures Mann and Butterfield, red-purple and multi-coloured, portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Peter Grugeon at right, reverse St David's lighthouse at left, St George's harbour at right,(Pick 35pm1, 35pm2, TBB B209 for similar type), in PMG holders obverse 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, reverse 64 Choice Uncirculated, unique (2 essays)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda Monetary Authority, an obverse and reverse printer's composite essay, mounted on card, for $20, 20 February 1989, serial number A/1 000000, signatures Mann and Butterfield, green and multicoloured, portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by Peter Grugeon at right, reverse yacht sailing at Somerset Bridge(Pick 37pm1, 37pm2, TBB B211), in PMG holders obverse 66 EPQ Gem uncirculated, reverse 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, a different prefix and signature combination from issued note, unique (2 essays)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyer...

(x) British Caribbean Territories, Eastern Group, Currency Board, a printers archival specimen $20, 1st September 1951, serial number B/1 875000, purple, pale green and mauve, map of Caribbean sea on scroll at left, Kind George VI at right, reverse, two horses (biga) pulling King on the sea at upper centre, coat of arms at left and right(Pick 5s, TBB B105as) printer's annotations, '9/10/51', SPECIMEN perforation, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

British Caribbean Territories, Eastern Group, Currency Board, colour trial $1, ND (1954-57), no serial numbers, green and pink, map of Caribbean Sea at lower left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, reverse, various arms,(Pick 7cts, TBB B107ct), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated, very high gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Caribbean Territories, Eastern Group, Currency Board, specimen $2, 2 January 1957, serial number G2-000000, blue and mauve, Elizabeth II at right, map at low left, Essex, Waterman and Roberts signatures(Pick 8s, TBB B108es), ink annotation in top margin, perforated SPECIMEN, in PMG holder 55 about Uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) British Caribbean Territories, Eastern Group, Currency Board, specimen $20, 2 January 1961, serial number C2-445001-C2-945000, purple and pale blue, Elizabeth II at right, map at low left, Spence, Reese and D'Andrade signatures(Pick 11s, TBB B111es), ink date '14.10.60' in top margin, perforated SPECIMEN, in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

The British Caribbean Territories, Eastern Group, $10, 5 January 1953, serial number A2-473135, brown on multicolour underprint, Elizabeth II at top right, map at low left, value at top centre and each corner, signatures of McDavid, Robertson and Burrowes, reverse brown, arms and values(Pick 10a, TBB B110a), first date of issue, in PMG holder 30 Very Fine, only one other example listed on Track and Price and PMG at time of cataloguingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of British Honduras, a group of partial colour trial proofs for $2 (4), 1895, all with counterfoil at left, partial design shown in black (issued note in brown), signatures and dates and reverse pattern in the following various colours, -Obverse: black, reverse: olive green,-Obverse: green, reverse: orange, -Obverse: orange, reverse: slate blue,-Obverse blue, reverse: red, Also a large size vignette of the British Honduras coat of arms,(Pick 10 for type, TBB B108 for type), colour trial proofs in PMG holders, previously mounted, 45 NET to 64 NET, the vignette in PMG holder. A rare a...

(x) Government of British Honduras, specimen $5, 30 January 1947, serial number C/2 000001-C/2 100000, red and mauve, George VI at right, arms at left, Wolffsohn, Melhado and Bowen signatures(Pick 26s, TBB B125as), ink date '27.3.47' in top margin, in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Government of British Honduras, colour trial $10, ND (1953-73), no serial numbers, olive green, arms at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right,(Pick 31cts, TBB B130ct), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of British Honduras, colour trial $20, ND (1952-73), no serial numbers, blue on green and orange, arms at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right,(Pick 32cts, TBB B108ct), in PMG holder 64 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bulgarian National Bank, a printers archival specimen colour trial 5000 Leva, 1929, zero serial numbers, deep olive-green, King Boris III at right, arms at left, reverse monastery, mountains and river valley at centre, value in ornate guilloches at left and right(Pick 54ct), blue De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 64 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Union Bank of Burma, colour trial 1 kyat, 5 kyats and 10 kyats, ND (1958), orange and green and olive respectively, General Aung San at right, 1 kyat reverse, boat, 5 kyats reverse, woman with loom, 10 kyats reverse elephant and logging scene(Pick 46cts, 47cts, 48cts, TBB B809ct2, B810ct, 811ct), red De la Rue oval seal, red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarce (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Banque de la Republique du Burundi, colour trial 1000 francs, 1975, serial number A000000, brown, whydah bird at left, flowers at right, reverse, cattle grazing,(Pick 25cts, TBB B212dt), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mounted. This brown colour trial much scarcer then the greenSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Nationale du Cambodge, Cambodia colour trial 20 riels, ND (1956-75), zero serial numbers, purple, farmers on combine harvester at right(Pick 5cts, TBB B106t), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mounted, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Nationale du Cambodge, Cambodia colour trial 5 riels, ND (1962-75), zero serial numbers, green, face sculpture at Bayon temple of Angkor Thom(Pick 10cts, TBB B110t), in PMG holder 63 Uncirculated, previously mounted, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Ceylon, colour trial 100 rupees, ND (1952-54), serial number V/1 00000, olive green on multicolour underprint, Queen Elizabeth II at left, reverse, women at right,(Pick 53cts, TBB B309at), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated. Very high-grade example of the ornate 100 rupeesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Ceylon, colour trial 50 rupees, ND (1972-74), zero serial numbers, green, S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike at right, reverse, tea plantations,(Pick 79Acts, TBB B333t), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Ceylon, colour trial 50 rupees ND (1971-75), without serial numbers, green S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike at right(Pick 79cts, TBB B333t), red SPECIMEN overprint, minor mounting traces, uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Ceylon, colour trial 100 rupees ND (1971-75), without serial numbers, green S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike at right(Pick 80cts, TBB B334t), red SPECIMEN overprint, minor mounting traces, uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Ceylon, 100 rupees, 24 June 1945, serial number L/15 76374, green, mauve and orange, George VI at left, palm trees in field, value at low centre, top left and right, signatures of Goonetilleke and Collins, reverse green and multicoloured, Laxapana waterfall at centre, value top left and right,(Pick 38a, TBB B231d), in PMG holder, staple holes at issue, 64 Choice Uncirculated, rare in this grade with only 4 examples in a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Ceylon, 100 rupees, 24 June 1945, serial number L/15 76375, green, mauve and orange, George VI at left, palm trees in field, value at low centre, top left and right, signatures of Goonetilleke and Collins, reverse green and multicoloured, Laxapana waterfall at centre, value top left and right,(Pick 38a, TBB B231d), in PMG holder, staple holes at issue, 64 Choice Uncirculated, rare in this grade with only 4 examples in a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of China, a sheet of six colour trial 1 jiao, ND (1946), without serial numbers, uniface on watermark paper, blue purple and green,(Pick 396 for type), one centre crease which does not affect design, uneven edges with minor handling, extremely fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Banque Nationale du Congo, specimen 20 francs, 15 November 1961, zero serial number, green, blue and brown, woman at right, reverse, tree at centre,(Pick 4s, TBB B201s), red SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, PMG Top Pop.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Nationale du Congo, colour trial 500 francs, ND (1961-64), serial number A/1 000000, brown on multicolour underprint, tribal mask at left,(Pick 7cts, TBB B204at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

De Curacaosche Bank, specimen 100 gulden, 25 November 1954, mauve, woman seated at left, Saint Eustatius at lower centre,(Pick 42s), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, a high grade example and quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Cyprus, colour trial £5, ND (1955-60), without serial numbers, red on multicolour underprint (should be green), Queen Elizabeth II at right, map of Cyprus at lower right, signature omitted(Pick 36cts, TBB B136t), PMG Top Pop, 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republic of Cyprus, colour trial 500 mils, ND (1961), purple (should be green), arms at right(Pick 38cts, TBB B202at), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, second highest grade on PMG CensusSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republic of Cyprus, colour trial £5, ND (1961), blue (should be green), arms at right, embroidery design at left(Pick 40cts, TBB B204at), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Cyprus, colour trial £1, ND (1966-78), brown, pink (should be green), arms at right(Pick 43cts, TBB B303at), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank von Danzig, 50 gulden, 5 February 1937, black serial number H295,420, purple-brown, pink and pale green, the Vorlaubenhaus at centre, arms at left, value low centre and at each corner, reverse purple and pale orange, carving of a farmer at right(Pick 65, Rosenberg 843, Schone B331c), in PCGS currency holder, 65 PPQ Gem New, high grade for type, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Government of the East Africa Protectorate, a sheet of printers archival paper titled 'Appendix F' and dated East Africa 5th March 1913', a 20 rupee trial dated Mombasa 1 July 1912, the left half black and white with value in brown underprint, the right half similar but faded and annotated 'section of proposed note not treated with carbolic', signature of Henry Armstrong Smallwood low right, in addition a separate rubbing with text 'Rubbing from section treated with creosote'(Pick 3 for note type, Pick 6 for colour), in PCGS Currency holder 63 Choice New, highly unusual and a fascinating pie...

Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, an obverse and reverse composite essay for a $20, ND (1987-88), purple and multicoloured, portrait of Queen Elizabeth at centre right, map excluding Anguilla at right, windsurfer at left, reverse palm tree and coastline,(Pick 19pm1/2, TBB B203 for type), in PMG holders 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated respectively, a most desirable pair and unique (2 essays)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

East Caribbean Central Bank, Anguilla, $100, ND (1988), serial number A 123710 V, blue, green, orange, and violet, portrait Queen Elizabeth II at centre right, windsurfer at left, map of islands far right, bank title top centre, reverse, palm tree, shoreline in distance(Pick 20u, TBB B204), in PCGS Currency holder 62PPQ NewSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, remainder £1, 25th June 1898, violet and reddish-orange, Arabic and English text, two camels, reverse guilloches, Arabic text(Pick 2r, TBB B102r), in PMG holder 25 NET Very Fine, cancellations lightened, repaired. Under general circumstances, the remainder banknotes are kept without signatures or serial numbers under lock and key, in case authorities or serial number ranges would change. Once remainders have no more expected future use they are usually decommissioned and subsequently destroyed. However in this case it is possible that some of these remainders were overp...

National Bank of Egypt, remainder £5, 25 June 1898, lilac, yellow and pale green underprint, feluccas on the Nile, pyramids in background, value in each corner, reverse lilac and pale orange and green, value at left and right set in ornate guilloches, perforated SPECIMEN(Pick 3r for type, Hanafy M2r), in PMG holder 25 NET Very Fine, cancellations lightened, annotation. Under general circumstances, the remainder banknotes are kept without signatures or serial numbers under lock and key, in case authorities or serial number ranges would change. Once remainders have no more expected future use th...

National Bank of Egypt, remainder £10, (ND 1899-1910), blue-green on pink-brown and green underprint, Temple at Philae with two feluccas at left, value at top centre and corners, and low right in underprint, reverse teal, value at left and right(Pick 4r, Hanafy M1r), in PMG holder 25 NET Very Fine, cancellations lightened, minor repairs, annotation. Under general circumstances, the remainder banknotes are kept without signatures or serial numbers under lock and key, in case authorities or serial number ranges would change. Once remainders have no more expected future use they are usually decom...

National Bank of Egypt, remainder £100, (ND 1899-1912), black, yellow-green and orange, the temple at Philae at left, value at lower left, reverse olive-green, value in western numerals at left and Arabic numerals at right set in ornate guilloches(Pick 6r, Hanafy M1s, TBB B107r), Generally remainder banknotes are securely kept by the printers in case alterations should ever need to be made at a future date. The notes after a suitable time period would normally be destroyed or archived. This lot and the following lots have been altered and the cancelled overprint in various languages has been r...

National Bank of Egypt, a printers archival specimen £5, 7 December 1910, serial number range C/2 020001-C/2 040000, yellow, pink-red and pale green underprint, the pyramids at Giza at left, value in each corner, reverse lilac and pale orange and green, value at left and right set in ornate guilloches(Pick 3s for type, TBB B103bs, Hanafy M2 for type), perforated SPECIMEN, in PMG holder 45 Choice extremely fine and a very rare first issue for series. As a point of interest a similar item was sold for £6500 in a recent Spink auctionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information plea...

National Bank of Egypt, specimen £10, 2nd September 1913, no serial numbers, red-brown & multicoloured, Cairo street scene and the Mosque and Mausoleum of Sultan Qayetbay at right, value at left and right, reverse red-brown and pale green, value at left and right(Pick 14s, TBB B112as, Hanafy M3s), red CANCELLED in English & Arabic at left and right, rust at top left, perforated CANCELLED, good very fine, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, specimen £10, 5 January 1915, serial number X/4 000001-X/4 050000, red-brown and multicoloured, Cairo street scene and the Mosque and Mausoleum of Sultan Qayetbay at right, value at left, reverse orange-brown, value at left and right(Pick 14s, TBB B112as, Hanafy M3), perforated CANCELLED, in PCGS holder 66 OPQ, rare and attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, £10, 1915, serial number X/5 027767, red-brown, pink and pale blue, Cairo street scene and the Mosque and Mausoleum of Sultan Qayetbay at right, value at left and right, Rowlatt signature, reverse red-brown and pale green, value at left and right(Pick 14, TBB B112a, Hanafy M3), in PMG holder 35 Choice Very Fine, ex Bruce Smart collection and rare in issued format, perforated CANCELLED, good very fine, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, a printers archival specimen £50, 14 November 1918, serial number U/1 000001-U/1 010000, purple on multicolour underprint, Mameluk tombs in Cairo and camels at centre, bank title top centre, value in each corner and at centre, reverse, guilloche patterns(Pick 15b, TBB B113as, Hanafy M2a), perforated CANCELLED, printers ink date '8.1.17' in top margin, in PCGS holder 64, scarce in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, a colour trial reverse for a specimen £5, ND (type of 1923), reverse palm trees and tomb at centre(Pick 19cts, TBB B117ts Hanafy M3s for similar), ink annotation 'As sent to Cairo 17.10.23'. In PCGS holder 64 OPQ, rare and a most interesting printer's annotationSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, specimen £5, 1929, serial number prefix M/16, violet, green & orange, the National Bank building in violet central guilloche, value at left and right, reverse red and blue, building at centre(Pick 19s, TBB B117bs, Hanafy M3s), in PCGS holder 55 OPQ, scarce. CANCELLED in four languages in field, perforated CANCELLED, annotation '1924' in top margin, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, a printers archival specimen £1, 10 January 1930, serial number J/9 000001-J/9 1000000, green and pink, Fellah 'Edrees' in violet circular frame at right, reverse violet and white, the Mosque of al-Mansour Seif el-Dein Qalawun at Bein-al-Qasrein(Pick 20s, TBB B119as, Hanafy M4 for type), printer's annotation '6.3.29 in top margin, perforated CANCELLED, last date of issue for this type, in PMG holder 40 Extremely Fine , rare and a classic design, attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, £1, 10 January 1930, serial number J/9 285563, green and pink, Fellah 'Edrees' in violet circular frame at right, reverse violet and white, the Mosque of al-Mansour Seif el-Dein Qalawun at Bein-al-Qasrein(Pick 20a, TBB B119a, Hanafy M4), in PMG holder 40 Extremely Fine and rare in issued format especially in this grade. As a further point of interest the same prefix as the previous specimen £1Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, colour trial £1, ND (1930-), without serial numbers, red and green, Tutankhamen at right in green oval frame, value at centre and at each corner, reverse brown, minaret and well at centre, value at left and at each corner(Pick 22ct, TBB B121t, Hanafy M5 for type), perforation, black SPECIMEN overprint, in PCGS holder 67 OPQ, Superb Gem NEW. A lovely note with striking colour. Very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, a printers archival colour trial £10, ND (type of 1945), no serial numbers, green on multicolour underprint, Al Nahhaseen street scene and the Mosque of Monsour Seif el-Dine Qalawun at right, value at each corner(Pick 23ct, TBB B122t, Hanafy M4 for type), red SPECIMEN overprint, perforation, in PCGS holder 65 OPQ, Gem Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, a printers archival specimen £5, 1946.serial number AB/1 000001-AB/1 100000, blue-grey and orange, King Farouk at right, the Muhammad Ali Pasha Mosque at left(Pick 25s, TBB B124s), ink date '12.10.46' in top margin, in PMG holder 50 About Uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, £5, 1946.serial number AB/1 018937, blue-grey and orange, King Farouk at right, the Muhammad Ali Pasha Mosque at left(Pick 25a, TBB B124a), top margin, in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated and scarce. As a point of interest the same prefix as the specimen example in the previous lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, specimen colour trial £10, 1955, olive-green and multicoloured, Tutankhamen at right, reverse olive-green, the ruins at Karnak, a sphinx lower left and right(Pick 32cts, Hanafy M5bs), perforation, red SPECIMEN overprint low centre, uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, specimen colour trial £100, ND (1952), serial number 345678 blue, purple and multicoloured, Tutankhamen at right, minaret of the Mosque of Qadi Yahya Zein al-Din at left, reverse olive-green on purple and yellow underprint, tomb of Sultan al-Ashraf Qaytbay at centre, value at left(Pick 34ct, TBB B134at, Hanafy M5ct), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PCGS holder 66 OPQ, rare and attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, £100, 1952, serial number 049226, purple on multicolour underprint, Tutankhamen at right, the Minaret of Qadi Yahya Zein al-Din in Cairo at left, Fekry signature, reverse purple, Mosque at centre(Pick 34, TBB B134a, Hanafy M5), although this type not rare the average condition tends to be used and not especially attractive. This example well above average and rare thusSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egyptian Government Currency Note, 5 piastres, 1 June 1918, serial number prefix J/61, purple on light green and orange, Wahba signature, reverse green, temple on the Nile in oval frame, value at left and right(Pick 161, TBB B203d1, Hanafy M1), in PCGS Banknote currency holder 53 OPQ About Uncirculated, same type sold in September 2016 hammering £5,200 graded 55 EPQ, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egyptian Government Currency Note, 10 piastres, ND (1940), serial number A/3 000002, blue and green, the Temple of Philae at centre(Pick 167b), in PCGS holder 65 Gem Uncirculated EPQ, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egyptian Government Currency Note, 10 piastres, ND (1940), serial number I/2 000003, blue and green, the Temple of Philae at centre(Pick 167b), in PCGS holder 63 OPQ, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, specimen £50, 14 November 1919, serial number Y/2 040000 - 020001, purple on multicolour underprint, Mameluke tombs at centre flanked by value in ornate tablets, camel train low centre, bank title top centre, unsigned, reverse, purple on light orange and green underprint, guilloche patterns and value(Pick 15sp, Hanafy M2.1, TBB B113as), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, perforation cancelled, printer's annotation, previously mounted and very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Egypt, colour trial 10 pounds, ND (1961-65), serial number 000000 E/1, purple, orange and green, mask of King Tutankhamun, reverse, green,(Pick 41cts, TBB B307bt), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Equatorial African States, a progressive proof on large format engraved paper for the reverse of a 1000 francs, ND (type of 1963), multicoloured, logging scene(Pick 5pp2 for type, TBB B203 for type), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, Archive of Engraver R. Armanelli, 1912-1969 and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Equatorial African States, a progressive proof on large format engraved paper for the reverse of a 1000 francs, ND (type of 1963), multicoloured, logging scene(Pick 5pp2 for type, TBB B203 for type), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated, Archive of Engraver R. Armanelli, 1912-1969 and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Equatorial African States, a progressive proof for the obverse of a 10000 francs, ND (1968), red and orange, Emperor Bokassa at right, arms, antelope skull and hotel in left field(Pick 7pp1 for type), in PMG holder 35 Choice Very fine, tears, Archive of Engraver R. Armanelli, 1912-1969, unusual and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

State Bank of Ethiopia, colour trial 1 dollar, ND (1961), serial number A/1 000000, brown on green underprint (should be green), Haile Selassie I, reverse, lion of Judah at centre,(Pick 18cts, TBB B207at), in PMG holder 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Fiji, colour trial £1, ND (1954-67), without serial numbers, olive green (should be orange), arms at top centre, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signatures omitted(Pick 53cts, TBB B330t), PMG Top Pop, 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Fiji, colour trial £20, ND (1953), without serial numbers, blue/green (should be purple), Queen Elizabeth II at right, arms at centre, signatures omitted,(Pick 56cts, TBB B333at), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French Indo-China, colour trial 5 piastres = 5 dong, Vietnam, zero serial numbers, purple,(Pick 106cts), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated, an attractive example, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of The Gambia, colour trial 10 dalasis, ND (1972-83), serial number A000000, brown (should be blue), President Jawara at right, sailboat at lower left, reverse, three men in boat casting net(Pick 7acts, TBB B204at), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank The Gambia, colour trial 25 dalasis, ND (1972-83), serial number A000000, grey-blue (should be blue) , President Jawara at right, sailboat at lower left, reverse, men operating milling machine(Pick 7acts, TBB B204at), PMG Top Pop, 66 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, K.O. Peppiatt, specimen £5, London, 24 January 1947, serial number L00 000000, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left(EPM B264s, Pick 343s), 'Thin paper' variety, red SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder, staple holes, 35 Choice Very Fine. All Bank of England specimen are rare and this is especially so for white notesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, J.S. Fforde, specimen £20, ND (1970), serial number A00 000000, purple and multicoloured, Elizabeth II at right, Saint George and the dragon in field(EPM B318s, Pick 380as), in PMG holder 63, previously mounted, Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, G.M. Gill, specimen £5, ND (1990), serial number A00 000000, blue-green, Elizabeth II at right(EPM B357s, Pick 382s1), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, G.E.A. Kentfield, specimen £10, ND (1992), serial number A00 000000, brown and multicoloured, Elizabeth II at right(EPM B366s, Pick 383s), in PMG holder 64 EPQ Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, G.E.A. Kentfield, specimen £50, ND (1993), 1994, serial number A00 000000, red and multicoloured, Elizabeth II at right, Britannia at left(EPM B377s, Pick 388as), in PMG holder 63 EPQ Choice Uncirculated. Any Bank of England specimen rare.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury (1914-1919), first issue £1, ND (1914), serial number R/28 03901, black and white, head of George V in vertical panel at left; G above, R below, value in black panel at centre, pound symbol at right,(EPM T3.2, Pick 347), in PMG holder, minor repair, 35 Choice Very Fine,a scarce five digits serial typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, first issue £1, ND (1914), serial number A/15 003034, black and white, head of George V in vertical panel at left; G above, R below, value in black panel at centre, pound symbol at right,(EPM T3.3, Pick 347), in PMG holder 64 EPQ Choice Uncirculated, second highest grade ever given by PMG at the time of cataloguing thus rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, first issue £1, ND (7 August 1914), serial number E/26 003452, black and white, head of George V in vertical panel at left; G above, R below, value in black panel at centre, pound symbol at right,(EPM T3.3, Pick 347), in PMG holder 64 EPQ Choice Uncirculated, second highest grade ever given by PMG at the time of cataloguing, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, first issue £1, ND (7 August 1914), serial number L/32 10234, black and white, head of George V in vertical panel at left; G above, R below, value in black panel at centre, pound symbol at right,(EPM T4.2, Pick 347, Banknote Yearbook TR11b), in PMG holder 40 Extremely Fine, in exceptional condition for such a rare noteSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, first issue £1, ND (1914), serial number D/35 066124, black and white, head of George V in vertical panel at left; G above, R below, value in black panel at centre, pound symbol at right,(EPM T5.3a, Pick 347), in PMG holder 35, previously mounted, Choice Very Fine, a rare varietySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, first issue £1, ND (1914), serial number EE/16 083385, black and white, head of George V in vertical panel at left; G above, R below, value in black panel at centre, pound symbol at right,(EPM T6, Pick 347), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated, a scarce double prefix type in a well above average gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, first issue 10 shillings, ND (1914), serial number T/33 059433, red and white, head of George V left centre, value in red panel at centre, denomination at right,(EPM T8, Pick 346), in PMG holder 64 EPQ Choice Uncirculated. Only 2 examples in higher grade, scarce typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, first issue 10 shillings, ND (1914), serial number A/22 575901, red and white, head of George V left centre, value in red panel at centre, denomination at right,(EPM T9, Pick 346), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, remarkable in this grade, one of two top grade examples on PMG CensusSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, proof second issue £1, ND (1929), no serial numbers, obverse design printed twice, early run proof run on a sheet, to check ink and type set and design within the printers,(EPM T11p), minor foxing, very fine, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, second issue £1, ND (1914), serial number A/9 82536, black and white, crowned head of George V top left, crowned vignette of Saint George and the dragon top right, value in black tablet at centre, pound symbol low left(EPM T11.1, Pick 349a), first series single digit prefix, in PMG holder 55 EPQ About Uncirculated. One of the finest example known for type.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, second issue £1, ND (1914), serial number H1/37 68878, black and white, crowned head of George V top left, crowned vignette of Saint George and the dragon top right, value in black tablet at centre, pound symbol low left(EPM T11.2, Pick 349a), in PMG holder 64 EPQ Choice Uncirculated. Only two examples in a higher grade on PMG Census, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, second issue 10 shillings, ND (1915), serial number E/40 25803, red and white, crowned head of George V top left, crowned vignette of Saint George and the dragon top right, value in red tablet at centre, denomination low left(EPM T12.1, Pick 348a), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, less then a handful examples in higher grade on PMG Census. Very rare in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, second issue 10 shillings, ND (1915), serial number F1/38 53724, red and white, crowned head of George V top left, crowned vignette of Saint George and the dragon top right, value in red tablet at centre, denomination low left(EPM T12.2, Pick 348a), in PMG holder 58 EPQ Choice About Unc, rare in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, second issue 10 shillings, ND (1915), serial number C2/32 26958, red and white, crowned head of George V top left, crowned vignette of Saint George and the dragon top right, value in red tablet at centre, denomination low left(EPM T12.3, Pick 348a), last prefix of this scarce prefix, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, rare in this grade with less then 10 higher grade examples on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, John Bradbury, third issue £1, ND (1917), serial number A/2 974900, green, brown, lilac and white, St. George and the Dragon at left, crowned head of George V in oval frame at right, value in central panel, reverse brown and white, the Houses of Parliament(EPM T16, Pick 351), first series single digit prefix, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Top pop on PMG Census with only 2 other examples.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre-Mer, Guadeloupe, specimen 1000 francs, ND (1947-49), zero serial numbers, multicolour, GUADELOUPE overprints in red at left and right margin, two women at right representing Martinique and the French Union, reverse, men paddling, woman at right,(Pick 37s, TBB B411s), SPECIMEN perforated and overprinted in black, in PMG holder 63 EPQ Choice Uncirculated.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Guatemala, specimen 1 quetzal,7 July 1926, red serial number A 000000, violet and pale yellow, a green central guilloche, General J. Maria Orellana at left, crane and stevedore at left, Quetzal bird on plinth at right, reverse green, monument at centre(Pick 6s, TBB B101s), red De la Rue seal in field, about uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Guatemala, specimen 100 quetzales, 7 July 1926, black serial number A 000000, , green with a brown central guilloche, General J. Maria Orellana at left, Quetzal bird on plinth at right, reverse green, monument at centre(Pick 10s, TBB B105s), red De la Rue oval in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 64 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

States of Guernsey, specimen £1, ND (1980), serial number A 000000, green and multicoloured, arms and value at left, Bull signature low right, reverse De Lisle Brock at right(McCammon GN50s, Pick 48as, Banknote Yearbook GU42s, TBB B153as), perforation, red De la Rue oval SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and rare in specimen format (only one example listed on Track and Price at time of cataloguing).Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

States of Guernsey, specimen £5, ND (1980), serial number A 000000, brown and multicoloured, arms and value at left, Bull signature low right(McCammon GN50s, Pick 49s, TBB B154as, Banknote Yearbook GU43as), perforation, red De la Rue oval SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and rare in specimen format (only one example listed on Track and Price at time of cataloguing).Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

States of Guernsey, specimen £20, ND (1980), serial number A 000000, red and multicoloured, arms and value at left, Bull signature low right, reverse red, Admiral Lord de Saumarez at right(McCammon GN52s, Pick 51s, TBB B156as, Banknote Yearbook GU61as), perforation, red De la Rue oval SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and rare in specimen format with De la Rue ovals (only one example listed on Track and Price at time of cataloguing).Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GUERNSEY OVERPRINTS, C.P. Mahon, £1, 18 September 1941, serial number E62 496252, green, Britannia at left, value at rught, black overprint 'Withdrawn from circulation September 18th 1941'(EPM B212A, Pick 363g), in PMG holder 30 Very Fine. Only 4 examples of 'E' prefix are known out of the recorded 48 Mahon types. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GUERNSEY OVERPRINTS, K.O. Peppiatt, £1, 18 September 1941, serial number E03A 008496, green, Britannia at left, value at rught, black overprint 'Withdrawn from circulation September 18th 1941'(EPM B239A, Pick 363h), in PMG holder 40 Extremely Fine, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GUERNSEY OVERPRINTS, K.O. Peppiatt, £1, 18 September 1941, serial number E15A 763355, green, Britannia at left, value at right, black overprint 'Withdrawn from circulation September 18th 1941'(EPM B239A, Pick 363h), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, Top Pop on PMG Census, an excellent exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GURENSEY OVERPRINTS, K.O. Peppiatt, £1, 10 November 1941, serial number E15A 701506, green, Britannia at left, value at right, black overprint 'Withdrawn from circulation November 10th 1941'(EPM B239C, Pick 363j), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, with only 2 examples in a higher grade on PMG Census, scarce exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GUERNSEY OVERPRINTS, K.O. Peppiatt, £1, 18 September 1941, serial number C60D 949910, blue, Britannia at left, value at right, black overprint 'Withdrawn from circulation September 18th 1941'(EPM B249A, Pick 367c), in PMG holder 63 EPQ Choice Uncirculated. With only 1 example in a higher grade on PMG Census and one of the best example we have ever offered. ScarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GUERNSEY OVERPRINTS, K.O. Peppiatt, £1, 10 November 1941, serial number E03A 006870, green, Britannia at left, value at right, black overprint 'Withdrawn from circulation November 10th 1941'(EPM B239B, Pick 363i), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated. Only 79 examples recorded, with this one possibly being the best example.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Hong Kong, colour trial $1, ND (1952-59), no serial numbers, blue/green, Queen Elizabeth II at right(Pick 324Acts, TBB B818t), PMG Top Pop 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated. Sole grade example out of 8 graded on PMG Census, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, specimen $20, 1 January 1995, serial number DC 000000, grey and multicoloured, lion at left, view of Hong Kong at centre,(Pick 201bs, KNB 91s), red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, specimen $100, 1 January 1994, serial number AY 000000, red and multicoloured, lion at left, view of Hong Kong at centre,(Pick 203as, KNB 91s), red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, specimen $500, 1 January 1994, serial number AZ 000000, brown and multicoloured, lion at left, view of Hong Kong at centre,(Pick 204bs, KNB 90s), red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, specimen $1000, 1 January 1995, serial number BE 000000, gold-orange and multicoloured, lion at left, view of Hong Kong at centre,(Pick 205as, KNB 91s), red SPECIMEN overprint, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Landsbanki Islands, Iceland, 50 kronur, 1928, no serial numbers, green and multicolour, Jon Eriksson at left, reverse, dock scene at right, Bradbury Wilkinson seal at lower centre(Pick 29cts, TBB B607t), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, only 1 on PMG CensusSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Iceland, colour trial 25 kronur, 1957, serial number 000000, green, Magnus Stephensen at left(Pick 39cts, TBB B704at1), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Iceland, colour trial 1000 kronur, 1961, serial number 000000, green, Alpingishusid building in Reykjavik at centre, Jon Sigurdsson at right, reverse, lava lobes alongside rustic road in Pingverllir(Pick 46cts, TBB B805at), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Iceland, colour trial 5000 kronur, 1961, serial number 000000, red, poet Einar Benediktsson at left, reverse, man viewing Dettifoss waterfoss in Jokulsargljufur national park on the Jokulsa a Fjollum river(Pick 47cts, TBB B806at), PMG Top Pop, 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Iceland, 5 kronur, 15th April 1928, serial number 211746, brown and greenish-gray, profile of King Christian X of Denmark in military uniform, reverse Icelandic coat of arms with falcon on shield at centre(Pick 23, TBB B601a), in PMG holder 58 Choice About Unc. Sole top grade example on PMG Census, only 5 examples listed.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of India, 5 rupees, Bombay, 2 May 1898, serial number CA/14 83020, black and white with value in green underprint at centre, Barrow signature(Pick A2g, Razack-Jhunkhunwalla 2A.1.1D.5), in PMG holder, staple holes at issue, repaired, tears, 35 NET Choice Very Fine. Only 4 examples in higher grade, scarce early exampleSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Government of India, 5 rupees, Calcutta, 23 September 1912, serial number VB/54 37959, black and white, value in green at centre, Howerd signature(Pick A5f, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 2A.1.4A.2, TBB B131c2), in PMG holder, spindle holes, edge damage, tape, 40 NET Extremely Fine. One of three examples graded on PMG Census, scarce and Howerd an elusive signatureSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Government of India, 5 rupees, Calcutta, 23 September 1912, serial number VB/54 37960, black and white, value in green at centre, Howerd signature(Pick A5f, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 2A.1.4A.2, TBB B131c2), in PMG holder, spindle holes, edge damage, tape, 40 NET Extremely Fine. One of three examples graded on PMG Census, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Government of India, 5 rupees, ND (1928-35), serial number P/88 677867, brown and green, George V at right, signature Taylor,(Pick 15a, Razack-Jhunjhunwallla 3.5.1A, TBB B149a), in PMG holder, minor stain, staple holes at issue, 63 Choice Uncirculated. Only 2 examples in a higher grade, rare in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 50 rupiah, ND (1957), purple, crocodile top left, signatures of Prawiranegara and Sabaroedin, reverse the Medan Grand Mosque in Deli(Pick 50s, TBB B511as2), black oval De la Rue seal in field, black SPECIMEN overprint, about uncirculated and rare as a specimenSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 1000 rupiah, ND (1957), blue and pale yellow, elephant at left, signatures of Prawiranegara and Sabaroedin, reverse fishermen and nets top left(Pick 53s, TBB B514as1), red oval De la Rue seal in field, red SPECIMEN overprint, about uncirculated and rare as a specimenSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank Indonesia, specimen 2500 rupiah, ND (1957), serial number 2500A 0000, green and yellow, Komodo dragon at left, reverse, straws huts by river,(Pick 54s, TBB B515s), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 55 NET About Uncirculated, printers annotations, quite scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 5000 Rupiah, ND (1957 issue), no serial numbers, pink- red and multicoloured, wild buffalo at left, signatures of Prawiranegara and Sabaroedin, reverse green (and not dark purple as listed in Pick), ship and tugs in harbour(Pick 54A for type, TBB B516as), red De la Rue seals in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 50 About Uncirculated, and a very rare noteSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 50 rupiah, 1959, zero serial numbers, multicoloured, sunflower, reverse two sparrow hawks(Pick 68s, TBB B530as), red De la Rue oval seal in field, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 100 rupiah, 1959, zero serial numbers, multicoloured, sunflower, reverse two sparrow hawks(Pick 69s, TBB B531as), red De la Rue oval seal in field, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Melli Iran, specimen 50 rials, AH1315 (1936), serial number A/1 000000, green on multicoloured underprint, portrait of Shah Reza at right, Mount Damavand at lower left, signatures of Hajer and Khosravi, reverse ruins of the Palace of Darius at centre, French text(Pick 35s, TBB B119s), red oval De la Rue seal in field, mounting traces, good extremely fine and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Melli Iran, specimen 500 rials, 1938-, maroon serial number 000000, blue, pink and multicoloured, Farsi text, Shah Reza at right, arms at centre, Achaemenid soldier with beard and staff at left, signatures of Hajier and Khosravi, reverse, blue, the Tomb of Cyrus the Great in Pasargadae at centre(Pick 37s, TBB B131s), red De la Rue seal at right, mounting traces at left margin, about uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Melli Iran, specimen 1000 rials, 1938-, maroon serial number 000000, green, pale green and multicoloured, Farsi text, Shah Reza at right, arms at centre, Achaemenid soldier with beard and staff at left, signatures of Hajier and Khosravi, reverse, green, Mount Damavand at centre(Pick 38As, TBB B132s), red De la Rue seal at left, mounting traces at left margin, about uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Melli Iran, specimen 10000 rials, AH 1317 (1938), maroon serial number 000000, blue and multicoloured, Shah Reza three quarter facing to left at centre, palace at left, ruins at Persepolis at right, value at each corner, signatures of Khosravi and Hajir, reverse blue and pale green, viaduct, at centre, column at left and right, arms top right,(Pick 38Cs, TBB B133s2, Farahbakhsh p.42), red De la Rue oval seal, red SPECIMEN overprint, mounting traces at left margin, about uncirculated, very rare and attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and...

Bank Melli Iran, specimen colour trial 50 rials, 1954, red Farsi zero serial numbers, blue and multicolour, patterns, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi at right, reverse, blue, English and Farsi text, Kuhrang dam, solid yellow security thread, watermark, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi(Pick 66ct, TBB B156at), red overprint on obverse, uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Iraq, specimen 5 dinars, 1980, zero serial numbers, purple and multicooured, Gali Ali Beg waterfall in Kurdistan at centre, Al-Najafi signature, reverse purple, fortress(Pick 70s, TBB B327as), red De la Rue oval seal in field, mounting traces otherwise uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Iraq, 1/4 dinar, law of 1931 (1942), serial number L 434,576, green and pale purple, King Faisal II as a child at right, signatures of Kennett and Ata Amin, reverse green, bank title and value(Pick 16a, TBB B118a), fresh and original about uncirculated, scarcer prefix and a wonderful example for typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Iraq, 1/2 dinar, law of 1931 (1942), serial number E 805,023, brown and pink-brown, King Faisal II as a child at right, signatures of Kennett and Ata Amin, reverse brown, bank title and value(Pick 17a, TBB B119a), fresh and original extremely fine, scarcer prefix and a wonderful example for typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Iraq, 1 dinar, ND (1942), serial number Z 232078, blue and mulrticoloured, King Faisal II at right as a boy, Kennet and Haidari signatures and the last prefix for format and the first prefix for the second type (usually a fractional style prefix)(Pick 18b, TBB B120b), very fine, lightly pressed, attractive appearance neverthelessSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Isle of Man Government, colour trial £1, ND (1961), zero serial numbers, green, arms at centre, Queen Elizabeth II at right, reverse, Saint John's Church,(IMPM M505ct, Pick 25cts, TBB B102at), in PMG holder 64 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Isle of Man Government, colour trial £5, ND (1972), zero serial numbers, brown and blue, arms at centre, Queen Elizabeth II at right, reverse, Castle Rushen,(IMPM M510ct, Pick 30cts, TBB B107t), PMG Top Pop 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, rare in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cassa per la Circolazione Monetaria, Italian Somaliland, specimen 100 somali, 1950, no serial numbers, violet and brown, lion at left, reverse, Governor's palace in Mogadishu,(Pick 15s, TBB B305s), SPECIMEN perforated and overprinted in red, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated. Lovely large size note, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cassa per la Circolazione Monetaria della Somalia, Italian Somaliland a complete set of first issue for Cassa per la Circolazione Monetaria della Somalia, comprised of 1 somali serial number A011 000474, 5 somali serial number A006 004197, 10 somali serial number A009 093956, 20 somali A008 094856, 100 somali serial number A003 006005, 1950, Roma, 1 somali yellow and brown, Leopard head at centre, 5 somali green and purple, Somali start flanked by crescent moons, 10 somali green and yello, Somali start flanked by moons, 20 somali, brown and yello, Somali star flanked by moons, 100 somali, Lion...

Cassa per la Circolazione Monetaria della Somalia, Italian Somaliland, 5 somali, 1951, red serial number A001 000198, 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 PCGS holder 63 PPQ Choice New, low serial number, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, specimen 5 dinars, L.1949 (1952), zero serial number, pale red and green, King Hussein at right, value at each corner, Khalifa and Shoman signatures, reverse red, Treasury at Petra at centre(Pick 7as, TBB B108cs3), red De la rue seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Uncirculated, and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Hashemite Kingdom of the Jordan, consecutive pair of 5 dinars (2), 1949, serial number A/A 345671/72, red, King Abdullah at right, reverse, Al Khazneh at Petra at centre, signature Sukar and Al-Haimak,(Pick 3, TBB B103), in PMG holders 64 Choice Uncirculated, high grade for type, rare as a consecutive pair (2 notes)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Central Bank of Kuwait, specimen colour trial 1 Dinar, 1968, serial number B/1 000000, blue, black and multicoloured, portrait of Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah wearing keffiyeh at right, signatures Hamza Abbas and Abdul Al-Rahman Al-Atiqi, reverse oil refinery, red SPECIMEN overprint, two punch holes(Pick 8ct, TBB B203t), in PCGS holder 65 PPQ Gem New, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Central Bank of Kuwait, specimen colour trial 10 Dinars, 1968, zero serial numbers, blue and multicoloured, portrait of Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah wearing keffiyeh at right, signatures Hamza Abbas and Abdul Al-Rahman Al-Atiqi, reverse dhow with two sails at sea, overprinted SPECIMEN horizontally in red, twice on obverse and once on reverse, two punch holes(Pick 10ct; TBB B205t), in PCGS holder 58 Choice About New, mounting traces, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Central Bank of Kuwait, specimen 10 dinars, L.1968, zero serial numbers, green and brown on multicolour underprint, Amir Shaikh Abdullah at right, value at each corner, signatures of Hamza Abbas and Abdul Al-Rahman Al-Atiqi, reverse green, dhow at centre, red SPECIMEN overprint, perforated(Pick 10s, TBB B205s), in PCGS holder number 66PPQ Gem New, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Central Bank of Kuwait, an unissued design obverse printers composite essay on card for a 10 Dinar, ND (1968), blue and pink on multicoloureded underprint (issued colour green), Arabic text at centre, perched falcon at left, coat of arms (with Falcon and Dhow) at right(Pick 15pm1, TBB B210 for type), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, a really lovely, colourful and striking design, uniqueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Kuwait, unissued design reverse composite essay on card for a 10 Dinar, ND (1968), blue and ping on multicoloured underprint (issued green), English text, dhow at sea with three sails and flag(Pick 15pm2, TBB B210 for type), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Super Gem Uncirculated, outstandingly appealing and striking colour, above average grade for any essay, unique by design, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Nationale du Laos, colour trial 5 kip, ND (1962), zero serial numbers, brown on multicolour, King Sisavang Vong at right, no signature, reverse blue(Pick 9cts, TBB 209t), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de Syrie et du Liban, Lebanon, specimen colour trial 1 livre, 1 September 1939, zero serial numbers, light pink and multicolour, two eagles at centre, ornate scroll work around, value at each corner, Berard and Laferriere signatures, reverse, green, blue and multicoloured, blue LIBAN top left, corn ears, flora and antelope heads at left and right, cedar tree and mountains in background(Pick 15cts, Ayoub p.75 for type), black SPECIMEN handstamp, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. RareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Banque de Syrie et du Grand-Liban, Lebanon, specimen 5 livres, 1950, zero serial number blue, red and green, ornate designs, reverse, Al-Tawbat Mosque in Lebanon,(Pick 49s, PCLB 67s, TBB B219bs), SPECIMEN perforated, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Lovely high-grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de Syrie et du Liban, a reverse proof of the 100 livres 'Carpet note', pencil date 23-10-46' in margin, green and multivcoloured, cedar tree at right, three Arabesque designs in low field, snow capped mountain in background(Pick 53pp2, PCLB 71 for type), in PMG holder 53 EPQ About Uncirculated, Archive of Engraver R. Armanelli, 1912-1969 and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Banque de Syrie et du Liban, Lebanon, specimen 100 livres, 1945, zero serial number O.000-000, red and multicoloured, ornate Arabesque design in field, value at each corner, Busson and Letayf signatures, reverse blue-green and multicoloured, Cedar tree at right, Mount Lebanon at left, value in red top left and right(Pick 53s, Ayoub p.132/133, PCLB 71s), PMG Top Pop, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, the highest grade on Census with only 1 other note in its category, Ayoub states in his book 'Rare bill, 30 items known'. This is the classic 'carpet' note, one of the most attractive and iconic world bankn...

Banque de Syrie et du Grand-Liban, Lebanon, 1 livre, 1935, serial number L.423 465, pink, blue and brown, value at low left and right, Berard and Laferriere signatures, reverse multicoloured, shoreline scene at left and centre, Grand-Liban in blue top centre(Pick 12a, PCLB 35a), in PMG holder 25 Very Fine, minor rust, above average grade and. One example in 35 listed on Track and Price at time of cataloguing, this the second highest gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque de Syrie et du Liban, Lebanon, 50 livres, 1950, serial number O.103 685, pale blue, mauve and multicoloured, the Beiteddin Palace at centre, roses at left and right, value in maroon top left and right, Busson and Letayf signatures, reverse pale blue and multicoloured, the Roman Temple of Bacchus at centre, grapes at right, olives at left(Pick 52a, PCLB 70a-b), in PMG holder 30 Very Fine, quite rare in this grade and a lovely example, very high grade for typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Libya, colour trial 1/2 Libyan pound, 1963, olive green, arms at left,(Pick 24cts, TBB B402ct), perforated, uncirculated and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank of Libya, colour trial 1 Libyan pound, 1963, brown, arms at left,(Pick 25cts, TBB B403ct), perforated, uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank of Libya, colour trial 5 Libyan pounds, 1963, light brown, arms at left,(Pick 26cts, TBB B404ct), perforated, uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank of Libya, colour trial 10 Libyan pounds, 1963, red, arms at left,(Pick 27cts, TBB B405ct), perforated, about uncirculated, quite scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Banque Internationale a Luxembourg, colour trial 100 francs, 1956, zero serial numbers, blue, Grand Duchess Charlotte at centre flanked by man and woman, no signatures, reverse, workers representing industry,(Pick 13cts, TBB B117at), PMG Top Pop 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, colour trial 20 francs, ND (1965), zero serial numbers, green, Grand Duchess Charlotte at right(Pick 48cts, TBB B331at), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, previously mounted, only 1 item on PMG CensusSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, colour trial 20 francs, ND (1965), zero serial numbers, green, Grand Duchess Charlotte at right,(Pick 49cts, TBB B332at), PMG Top Pop, 66 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, colour trial 20 francs, 1966, serial number 000000, purple, Grand Duke Jean at left(Pick 54cts, TBB B339t), PMG Top Pop, 66 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, colour trial 50 francs, 1972, serial number 000000, green, Grand Duke Jean at left(Pick 55cts, TBB B340t), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, colour trial 100 francs, 1970, serial number 000000, blue, Grand Duke Jean at left(Pick 56cts, TBB B341at), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Institut d'emission Malagache, Malagasy Republic, a reverse progressive proof on large format paper for the reverse of a 5000 francs, ND (1966), multicoloured, woman and child at right, landscape in background(Pick 60pp2, TBB B110 for type), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, Archive of Engraver R. Armanelli, 1912-1969 and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Reserve Bank of Malawi, colour trial £5, L. 1964, without serial numbers, brown and purple, President Banda at left, fishing scene at Lake Malawi at right, no signatures, reverse, women picking tea with Mount Mulanje in the background,(Pick 4cts, TBB B104at), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Reserve Bank of Malawi, colour trial 1 Kwacha 1964 (ND 1973-75), zero serial numbers, Orange, President Banda at right, fishing scene on Lake Malawi at left(Pick 10cts), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Reserve Bank of Malawi, colour trial 5 Kwacha 1964 (ND 1973-75), zero serial numbers, green, President Banda at right, fishing scene on Lake Malawi at left(Pick 11cts), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Reserve Bank of Malawi, colour trial 10 Kwacha 1964 (ND 1974-75), zero serial numbers, brown and purple, President Banda at right, fishing scene on Lake Malawi at left(Pick 12cts), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Malaya and British Borneo $50, 21 March 1953, serial number A/14 285033 blue, green and lilac, Elizabeth II at right, value at low centre and top corners, Taylor signature, reverse blue, 16 coats of arms(Pick 4b, TBB B104b, KNB 4a), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated. Quite rare in this grade, the note common in the lower grades but hard to find in this better gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency Malaya, a printers archival colour trial $100, ND (1942), no serial numbers, red, mauve, grey and brown, George VI at right in oval frame, value at left, reverse brown and white, arms at centre and at left and right, value left and right centre(Pick 15ct, Goon MB42Ct, Tan M15s, TBB B116at), red BRADBURY WILKINSON seal in low field, in PCGS holder 64 Very Choice New, mounting remnants and perforation. Very rare and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, specimen 10 ringgit, ND (1967), serial number A/1 000000, orange on multicolour underprint, portrait Tuanku Abdul Rahman at right, bank title top centre, value in ornate border around and at centre, Ali signature, reverse, orange, bank logo at centre,(Pick 3as, TBB B103as2), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, specimen $50, no date (1981), serial number B/66 000000, blue, portrait Tuanku Abdul Rahman at right, ornate border with value top left, right and low centre, Taha signature, reverse, bank logo at centre, guilloche patterns,(Pick 16As, Goon ML81Lsb, Tan M48, TBB B116, KNB 22s), minor foreign substance, red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holder 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, specimen $100, no date (1981), serial number A/25 000000, purple and brown, portrait Tuanku Abdul Rahman at right, bank title top centre, value top left, right and at centre, ornate border, Ali signature, reverse, bank logo at centre, guilloche patterns,(Pick 17s, Goon ML81Csb, Tan M49, TBB B117s, KNB 17s), red CONTOH overprint, in PMG holder 64 EPQ, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Bank Negara Malaysia, specimen $1000, ND (1976-), serial number A/1 000000, purple, portrait Tuanku Abdul Rahman at right, bank title top centre, value in ornate border around and at centre, Ali signature, reverse, purple, bank logo at left, Bangunan Parlimen (Parliament) building in Kuala Lumpur,(Pick 18s, Goon ML67M, Tan M32, TBB B106s, KNB 18s), red CONTOH overprint, in PMG holder 64 EPQ, rare,Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Government of The Maldives, progressive proof 50 rupees, ND (1951-80), (Pick 6pp, TBB B106p), litho underprint with printers annotations, in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Maldives, fully printed litho proof 50 rupees, ND (1951-80), (Pick 6pp, TBB B106p), printer's annotations, in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, previously mounted, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Maldives, fully printed proof 50 rupees, ND (1951-80), (Pick 6pp, TBB B106p), printer's annotations, in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mounted, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Maldives, specimen 50 rufiyaa, ND (1951-80), without serial numbers, blue, palm tree at left, fishing boat at right, reverse, multicolour, Royal Embarkation Gate at centre,(Pick 6s, TBB B106s), possibly dated '29/1/60', SPECIMEN perforated, in PMG holder, printer's annotations, 35 Choice Very FineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Maldives, specimen 50 rufiyaa, 1980, zero serial numbers, blue, palm tree at left, fishing boat at right, reverse, Royal Embarkation Gate at centre,(Pick 6cs, TBB B106cs), lithographed, red SPECIMEN overprints, printer's annotations, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 62 UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Maldives, specimen 100 rufiyaa, 1960, serial number range C049501 - D049500, green, palm tree at left, fishing boat at right, reverse, Court of Eterekoilu at centre,(Pick 7bs, TBB B107bs), in PMG holder, printer's annotations, 64 Choice Uncirculated, PMG Top Pop. Unusual specimen type with the serial number range, scarcer then the zero serial number typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Maldives Monetary Authority, 5000 rufiyaa, 2015, radar serial number MF 04440, (Pick 25, TBB BNP201), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Unc, only 3000 note available. Top pop on PMG CensusSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Government of Malta, colour trial £5, L.1949 (1961), without serial numbers, brown on multicolour underprint, Queen Elizabeth II at right, George Cross at centre, reverse, Grand Harbour,(Pick 27cts, TBB B126t), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated, quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Malta, colour trial £1, ND (1969), without serial numbers, blue on multicolour underprint, Queen Elizabeth II at right, George Cross at centre, reverse, industrial estate in Marsa,(Pick 29cts, TBB B202at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Malta, colour trial £5, L.1967 (1968), no serial numbers, red on multicolour underprint, Queen Elizabeth II at right, George Cross at centre, no signatures, reverse, Grand Harbour,(Pick 30cts, TBB B203at), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated, lovely high grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Mauritius, colour trial 5 rupees, ND (1954), no serial numbers, green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, Baie-du-Tombeau at left, no signatures, reverse, arms at centre,(Pick 27cts, TBB B324t), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Mauritius, specimen 10 rupees, ND (1967), red, Queen Elizabeth II at right, arms at lower left,(Pick 31s, TBB B402s), red De la Rue seal, about uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque d'etat du Maroc, Morocco, specimen 5000 francs, ND (1951), prefix A1, red, Bab Mansour gate at centre with ornate boarder, reverse, Roman stone bridge over Bou Regreg river,(Pick 48s, TBB B236s), black DLR oval stamp at centre, in PMG holder, Previously Mounted, Corner Damage, 55 About Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Mozambique, colour trial 500 escudos, ND (1953), zero serial numbers, olive green, Caldas Xavier at right, arms at centre(Pick 104cts), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, unusual typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, colour trial 100 escudos, 1961, serial number 0, purple, Aires de Ornelas at right(Pick 109cts), in PMG holder 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Mozambique, Banco Nacional Ultramarino, 50 escudos, 1 January 1921, serial number 090,349, red-brown, pale-blue and pale-green, Oliviera Chamico at left, steamship seal at right, arms low centre, reverse red- brown and multicoloured, allegorical maiden at centre, value at left and right(Pick 71b, BNU MZ71b), without DECRETO in field, this issue had only 5 print runs, rare in issued formatSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Nepal, colour trial 5 rupees, ND (1972), zero serial numbers, brown and violet, King Mahendra at left(Pick 17cts, TBB B210at), PMG Top Pop 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated. One of two top pop examples. ScarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Nepal, colour trial specimen 10 rupees, ND (1974), serial number 0, purple, green, and lilac, King Birendra in royal dress and cap at left, reverse, black bucks gazing(Pick 24cts, TBB B218cs2), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mounted, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nederlandsche Bank, specimen 10 gulden, 23th March 1953, serial number 9XZ 012345-9XZ 067890, brown and green, Hugo de Groot at right, reverse scales(Pick 85s), red SPECIMEN overprints, about uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Reserve Bank of New Zealand, a specimen set from the ND (1981) series comprising $1, brown, $2, purple, $5, orange, $10, blue, $20, green, $50, orange and $100, red, serial number prefixes AAA, EAA, JAA, NAA, TAA, XAA and YAA 000000 respectively, all Elizabeth II at right, all Herbert Ray Hardie signature,(Pick 169s-175s, TBB 116as-122as), perforated SPECIMEN at left and right, red SPECIMEN overprint at left and right and at centre, $5 and $100 with minor handling, otherwise all uncirculated and rare. A handsome set (7)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

Central Bank of Nigeria, colour trial £5, 15 September 1958, zero serial numbers, green, Niger river at left, reverse, green (issued note in mauve), men harvesting palm fruits,(Pick 5cts, TBB B205at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, N.F. Warren-Fisher, 10 shillings, ND (1919), red serial number E/41 047401 (dot), green, lilac and white, Britannia at left with Union shield and trident, crowned head of George V in oval frame at right, denomination in lilac central panel, reverse denomination in green central guilloche,(EPM T25, Pick 356), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. One of two top grade examples on PMG Census, rare in this grade. ex Manzi collectionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, N.F. Warren-Fisher, 10 shillings, 'Northern Ireland', ND (1928), serial number T/83 654417, green and lilac, crowned head of George V at right, Britannia holding trident and shield at left(EPM T33, Pick 360), first series, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, with only two examples in a higher grade on PMG Census, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Treasury Series, N.F. Warren-Fisher, 10 shillings, 'Northern Ireland', ND (1927), red serial number W/59 571729, green and lilac, crowned head of George V at right, Britannia holding trident and shield at left(EPM T33, Pick 360), last series prefix, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated. Only 3 examples in higher grade.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ulster Bank Limited, Northern Ireland, colour trial £5, 15 February 1971, serial number B 000000, blue on multicolour underprint, Mourne Mountains at lower left, Queen Elizabeth II bridge at lower centre, Giant's Causeway at lower right, signature Brian, reverse, arms at centre,(PMS UB70, Pick 326acts, TBB B922t), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated. This later issue colour trial quite rare, lovely high grade example.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Currency Commission, Republic of Ireland, colour trial £5, Bank of Ireland, 5-9-78, serial number 00ZK 000000, purple and pale orange, ploughman and team in field, signatures of Brennan and Gargan, reverse purple, Saint Patrick's bridge, Cork at centre(Pick 9cts, PMI CBI2), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 55 About Uncirculated, attractive and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Oman Currency Board, colour trial 100 baiza, 1972, violet, arms at right in green,(Pick 7cts, TBB B101ct), perforated, uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Oman Currency Board, 1/4 rial omani, 1972, green, arms in orange at right,(Pick 8cts. TBB B102ct), perforated, uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Oman Currency Board, colour trial 1/2 rial omani, 1972, black, arms in purple at right,(Pick 9cts, TBB B103ct), perforated, uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Oman Currency Board, colour trial 1 rial omani, 1972, blue, arms in olive green at right,(Pick 10cts, TBB B104ct), perforated, uncirculated, good exampleSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Oman Currency Board, colour trial 5 rials omani, 1972, red, arms at right in blue,(Pick 11cts, TBB B105ct), perforated, uncirculated, lovely exampleSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Oman Currency Board, colour trial 5 rials omani, ND (1973), zero serial numbers, red and blue, arms at right, signature Murad, reverse Nizwa Fort,(Pick 11cts, TBB B105at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Oman Currency Board, colour trial 10 rials omani, ND (1973), zero serial numbers, blue and green, arms at right, signature Murad, reverse Mirani Fort in Muscat,(Pick 12cts, TBB B106at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated, quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

State Bank of Pakistan, specimen 5 rupees, ND (1951), red serial number A 000000, violet and pale green, boat laden with jute at centre, bank logo at right, signature of Zahid Hussain at right, reverse, the Khyber Pass(Pick 12s, TBB B202as), red De la Rue oval seal at centre, about uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

State Bank of Pakistan, obverse and reverse hand painted essay for a 500 rupees, ND (1986), serial number FHN 0000000, green, Mohammed Ali Jinnah at right, hand drawn watermark at obverse and reverse, reverse, bank headquarters at centre,(similar to Pick 42, TBB B227), in PMG holders 63/64 Choice Uncirculated, unique (2 notes)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

State Bank of Pakistan, colour trial 1000 rupees, ND (1988), serial number A0000000, brown and green, Mohammed Ali Jonnah at right, reverse, Tomb of Jahangir in Lahore, no signature,(Pick 43cts, TBB B228cts), unusual colour trial without perforations and any overprints, in PMG holder 58 EPQ Choice About Uncirculated, very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

State Bank of Pakistan, Haj Issues, specimen 100 rupees, ND (1975), zero serial numbers, orange, Mohammed Ali Jinnah at right, black overprint 'FOR HAJ PILGRIMS FROM PAKISTAN FOR USE IN SAUDI ARABIA ONLY', reverse, logo at top left, University of Peshawar at centre,(Pick R7s, TBB BBR208s), SPECIMEN overprints in red at obverse and reverse, in PMG holder, minor rust, 63 Choice Uncirculated. Very rare as specimen form, first we have offered.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Pakistan, Reserve Bank of India, 5 rupees, ND (1948), serial number A/61 438965, green, George VI at right(Pick 2, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 5.19.1, TBB B103), in PMG holder, staple holes at issue, 64 Choice Uncirculated. PMG Top Pop!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

El Banco Central, Republic of Panama, specimen 1 balboa, series of 1941, blue serial number 000000, black, pale green and red, Balboa at centre, value at left and right, signatures of Arango and Linares, reverse green, arms at centre, value at left and right(Pick 22a, TBB B201as), in WBG holder 64 TOP UNC Choice, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of India, Persian Gulf issue, 5 rupees, ND (1959-), serial number Z/0 739681, orange and mauve, value at centre, Asoka column at right, Iyengar signature(Pick R2, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 6.12.2.1, TBB BR201a), in PMG holder, staple holes at issue, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Rare in this grade with EPQ designationSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Reserve Bank of India, Persian Gulf Issue, 5 rupees, ND (1959-70), serial number Z/9 856553, orange and mauve, value at centre, Asoka column at right, Iyengar signature(Pick R2, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 6.12.2.1, TBB BR201a), in PMG holder, staple holes, 40 Extremely FineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Bank Polski, World War II 'Government in exile', specimen 20 zlotych, 15 August 1939, red serial number K 000000, blue and pale pink, elderly woman in national dress at right, reverse blue and white, pastoral and industrial scenes(Pick 83s, Milczak 83b), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 35 Choice Very Fine, and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Portugal, specimen 50 Escudos, ND (ca 1932), no serial numbers, violet, pale green, pink and blue, the Duke De Saldanha at left, monument at centre, arms top centre, value in each corner and at centre, reverse, ploughmen, trees and mountains in background(Pick 146s), red De la Rue oval seal in field, about uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Portugal, colour trial 100 escudos, ND (1949-57), brown, Pedro Nunes at right, no signatures, reverse purple, Batalha Monastery,(Pick 159cts), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

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(Pick 160s), perforated SPECIMEN, red SEM VALOR overprint, mounting traces, extremely fine, scarce in PCGS holder 61 New, glue stain on obverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Portugal, colour trial 20 escudos, 1960, no serial numbers, blue and brown, António Luís de Meneses at right, reverse, brown, arms at left,(Pick 163cts), red SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Portugal, colour trial 100 escudos, ND (1961), no serial numbers, dark blue on multicolour underprint, Pedro Nunes at right, reverse, Batalha Monastery at left, arms at top centre,(Pick 165cts), red SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Portugal, colour trial 1000 escudos, ND (1961), no serial numbers, green on purple, Philippa of Lancaster at right, reverse, Peter Duke of Coimbra, Philippa of Lancaster and Fernão Mendes Pinto,(Pick 166cts), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated. Attractive and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Portugal, colour trial 20 escudos, ND (1964), zero serial numbers, blue and purple on multicolour, Santo Antonio at right, arms at centre,(Pick 167cts), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 1000 reis, 24 March 1896, serial number Serie Z-08458, blue, white and pale brown, value at centre in blue tablet, maiden at right with caduceus, arms top left(Pick 73), good extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, colour trial proof 10 mil reis, 30.8.1904, Ch.3, no serial numbers, blue and pale green, Luis de Camoes at left, sailing ships at bottom right, allegorical figures and globe low centre, quadriga top right, reverse blue, the Infante D. Henrique at upper left,(Pick 81ct/pr), good extremely fine, small perforation at centre, attractive and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 10 mil reis, 22 May 1908, Ch.3, serial number GX 07523, brown on yellow, Luis de Camoes at left, sailing ships at bottom right, allegorical figures and globe low centre, quadriga top right, at bottom, reverse brown and yellow, Infante D. Henrique at upper left,(Pick 81), central fold and some minor folds otherwise an original good very fine and rare in this above average gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival proof 20 mil reis, ND (1901), without serial numbers, blue and orange, allegorical classical female figure at left and right, value in pale orange guilloche at centre, reverse blue, D.Affonso Henriques at centre, helmeted female profile at left and right(Pick 82pr), good extremely fine, very rare in this formatSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival specimen 5 Mil Reis, 31 July 1903, Ch.6, serial number A 00000, blue and pale lilac brown, vignette of maiden (Portugal) and river gods in oval at upper centre, value in guilloche at left and in each corner, reverse coat of arms at upper centre, value in ornate guilloche at right(Pick 83s), good extremely fine to about uncirculated, mounting traces. Perforated SPECIMEN, fresh, good extremely fine and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival proof 20 mil reis, ND (1906), without serial numbers, blue and orange/gold, allegorical classical female figure at left and right, value in ornate scroll work guilloche at centre, reverse blue, D.Affonso Henriques at centre, helmeted female profile at left and right(Pick 84pr), good extremely fine to about uncirculated, mounting traces right margin, a lovely design, very rare, no examples of this type listed on Track and PriceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 50 mil reis, 30 July 1910, maroon serial number 16428 BH, 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, galleons at sea at centre, an angel with olive spray and torch centre right, red bank seal at centre(Pick 85), about extremely fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Casa da Moeda, a group of small denomination of the early series, comprising 5 centavos (2), 10 centavos (4)(Pick 93, 94, 96 97, 98), very fine to about uncirculated (6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Casa de Moeda, a printers archival die proof 5 escudos, 11 March 1943, Ch.1, no serial numbers, violet and white, maiden at right, arms at centre, value at each corner(Pick unlisted), good very fine, printers typed date '26.7.43' in top margin and additional printers typed annotations, attractive and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 5 Mil Reis, 30 December 1909, serial number JG 19105, black on blue and multicolour underprint, portrait Marquez de Pombal at left, reverse arms at centre, woman seated at right(Pick 104), extremely fine, a pleasing design, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 5 Mil Reis, 30 December 1909, serial number HC 18120, black on blue and multicolour underprint, portrait Marquez de Pombal at left, reverse arms at centre, woman seated at right(Pick 104), about very fine, a pleasing design, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival specimen 2500 reis, 30 June 1909 (1916), Ch.4, serial number 1B 00001-1B 20000, black on light green, blue and yellow underprint, portrait of Afonso de Albuquerque at right, ornate border, reverse, brown on multicolour underprint, Mercury at left, arms at centre, black REPUBLICA overprint(Pick 107s), good extremely fine, printers ink date '5.2.20' in top margin, quite rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival specimen for a 10 mil reis, 30 September 1910, Ch.4, serial number 1CX 00001-1CX 20000, green on pale tan underprint, five men in field representing the Arts and Literature, red bank seal low right, reverse green and pink, allegorical woman at left and helmeted woman at right(Pick 108s), good extremely fine, ink date 2.9.21' in top margin, perforated CANCELLED, good extremely fine and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal 20 mil reis, 30 December 1909, Ch.9, serial number D 03246, blue and white, Vasco de Gama at left, Luis de Camoes at right, ornamental column at left and right, arms low centre, REPUBLICA overprint low centre, reverse brown and white, blue REPUBLICA overprint at left, arms at left, value at right(Pick 109) repaired good fine, a rare noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Portugal, Banco de Portugal, a printers archival specimen, 10 escudos, Ch 1, 7 July 1920, serial number range 1B 00001-1B 20000, blue and pale mauve and pale green, Afonso de Albuquerque at left, allegorical scene of discovery low centre, arms low right, reverse brown and pale yellow, River Gods low centre, head of Liberty at right(Pick 117s), good extremely fine, minor nick at upper right, ink annotation in top margin, perforated CANCELLED, rare and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, sheet of (2) proof 20 escudos, type of 1915, without serial numbers, purple and green, A.Garrett at centre in oval frame flanked by allegorical maidens, helmeted female bust at left and right, arms top left(Pick 115 for type), small perforation, good extremely fine, rare in this uncut pair formatSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printer's archival specimen 20 Escudos, 7 July 1920, serial number 1B 00001-1B 20000, blue, brown, pale green and pink, portrait of D. Joao de Castro at left, reverse slate blue, purple and orange, the palace at Sintra at centre, arms in ornate guilloche at right(Pick 118s), good very fine, ink date '5.2.20' in top margin, perforated CANCELLED, rare and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 20 escudos, 7 June 1920, Ch. 2, serial number 1 DP 19571, blue and pale green and pink, Joao de Castro at left, reverse blue and purple, buildings and arms(Pick 118), good extremely fine and rare in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, an obverse and reverse proof 5 escudos, ND (type of 1920), no serial numbers, purple on multicolour underprint, portrait J das Regras in ornate frame at centre left, bank title top centre, reverse, blue-grey, guilloche pattern at centre, Convento da Batalha at centre right(Pick 120pr), about uncirculated, very rare in this format, only one other example listed on Track and PriceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival specimen 50 escudos, 31 August 1920, serial number 1DF 00001-1DF 20000, brown-purple on pale green and orange underprint, portrait of Passos Manoel at centre, value in guilloches at left and right, OURO in field low centre, reverse Palace Square, Lisbon(Pick 123s), extremely fine, ink date '1.2.15' in top margin, perforated CANCELLED. An attractive and rare noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 100 escudos, 15 August 1927, Ch.2, serial number 1GP 14380, brown, pale green and lilac, Diogo do Couto at left, arms top centre, value at centre and at each corner, two printed signatures below, reverse, purple and green, castle at centre, three cherubs at right, value at left and right(Pick 124), a handsome note and very rare in issued format, an original extremely fine and an exceptional grade for typeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, specimen 50 escudos, 6 February 1922, serial number 1B 00001-1B 20000, blue and pale orange and lilac, Victory at left, arms top centre, cherub low right, reverse purple and green, maiden and lions low right, value in field(Pick 128s), extremely fine, ink date '4.1.2' in top margin, good extremely fine and rare, a striking designSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival specimen 500 Escudos, 17.11.1922, Ch.2, serial number 1AG 05001-M 02287, purple, pale green and yellow, Vasco da Gama at low left, sailing ships at right, reverse purple, arms at centre,(Pick 130 for type), good extremely fine, various printers marks in field, perforated. A lovely design and rare, only one other specimen example listed on Track and PriceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, specimen 1000 escudos, 28 July 1920, Ch.1, serial number 1H 05001-1H 20000, purple and green and pink, A F Castilho at centre, arms at right, value at left and right, two printed signatures of Bizarro and Rodriguez in low field, OURO in field at right, reverse, purple-pink, allegorical maidens at centre, value at left and right, cherub top left and right(Pick 131s), good extremely fine, printers annotation in top margin, a lovely note and very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 50 escudos, 13 January 1925, Ch.3, serial number 1FR 14965, blue with a light pink and green underprint, portrait of Vasco da Gama at left, Monastery of Mafra at centre right, reverse arms(Pick 136), good extremely fine, an attractive design and surprisingly scarce in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival specimen / proof 500 Escudos, ND (1928), no serial numbers, purple and blue on multicoloured underprint, portrait of the Duque de Palmella at upper right, castle at lower left, arms top centre, reverse green, tree and horse-drawn carts at centre, bank arms at left, one punch hole(Pick 141pr), mounting traces on reverse top margin otherwise uncirculated, two perforations low centre, very rare and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, a printers archival proof 1000 escudos, ND (1929), without serial numbers, green and multicoloured, General De Sa Da Bandeira at right, bridge low left, arms top centre, value at left and at each corner, 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 145pr), good extremely fine, attractive and very rare, a handsome noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 500 Escudos, 18 November 1932, Ch.5, serial number H 05564, brown-purple and blue-black on multicoloured underprint, Jose da Silva Carvalho in oval at left, Queluz National Palace at lower centre, reverse green, Queluz Palace gardens at centre, head of Liberty wearing Phrygian cap in decorated oval at lower right(Pick 147), about extremely fine, left margin slightly ragged, scarce and an attractive note, rare in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 500 escudos, 26 April 1938, Ch.6, serial number DH 19022, brown and black on green and gold underprint, the Infante Don Henrique at right, arms at low left, value at top left, reverse tomb at centre left(Pick 151), about extremely fine and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco de Portugal, 1000 Escudos, 2nd April 1965, Ch.9, serial number FX 13338, dark grey-blue and multicoloured, classical column at left, arms at centre, Diniz of Portugal at right, reverse the University of Lisbon in 1290,(Pick 171), extremely fine and a scarce type in good gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, a printer's reverse uniface colour trial proof in green for 50 Rupias, ND (1924), green, sailing ship at centre, value in ornate guilloches at left and right(Pick 28 reverse colour proof, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 12.18.1 for type), red De la Rue seal at low left, in PMG holder 62 EPQ Uncirculated. Attractive and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguse India, specimen 10 rupias, 11 January 1938, black zero serial numbers, purple and pale blue and orange, temple at centre, steamship at left, value at centre and at each corner, reverse green, tiger at centre(Pick 32s, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 12.15.1s), black De la Rue oval seal at right, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 64 Choice Uncirculated, and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, colour trial 10 riyals, ND (1973), zero serial numbers, purple and multicoloured, arms at right, signature of Abdulaziz al-Thani low centre, reverse violet, the Monetary Agency building(Pick 3ct, TBB B103t), in PCGS holder 58 PPQ Choice About Uncirculated and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, specimen 100 riyals, ND (1989), serial number B/1 000000, brown and red on multicolour underprint, dhow and palms above crossed swords at right, signature of Abdulaziz al-Thani low centre, perforated, one cancellation hole, red SPECIMEN overprint(Pick 11s, TBB B111s), in PCGS holder 65 PPQ Gem Uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Qatar Monetary Authority, 100 riyals, ND (1973), serial number A/2 672117, olive green, arms at right, reverse, Ministry of Finance building at left,(Pick 5a, TBB B105a), pressed, about very fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, 500 riyals, ND (1973), serial number A/1 564330, olive green, arms at right, reverse, Mosque of the Sheikhs at left,(Pick 6, TBB B106), pen annotations, pressed, very fine. Scarce in any gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, 500 riyals, ND (1981), serial number A/4 102415, purple, brown and green, arms at right, value at corners, signature of Abdulaziz al-Thani(Pick 12a, TBB B112a), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, scarce in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Qatar Central Bank, five complete sets of the issue comprising 1, 5, 10, 50, 100 and 500 riyals, ND (2015/2008/2007), with low serial numbers 34/35/36/37/38, all arms at left and right, the 1 riyal signatures of Abdullah Saud al-Thani and Ali Shareef Al Emadi low centre, balance signatures of Abdullah Saud al-Thani and Youssef Hussein Kamal,(Pick 28b, 29a, 30a, 31a, 26a, 27a, TBB B215b, 216a, 217a, 218a, 213a, 214a), uncirculated and rare complete sets of low number notes (30 notes)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Reserve Bank of Rhodesia, colour trial £5, 10 November 1954, serial number F/1 000000, blue on multicolour underprint, antelope at lower left, arms at top centre, Queen Elizabeth II at right, reverse Great Zimbabwe,(Pick 26cts, TBB B103at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barclays Bank (Dominion, Colonial and Overseas), Saint Lucia, issued 5 dollars, 1 March 1937, serial number D/C.Y 1,036,574, purple on multicolour underprint, crowned supported royal arms at right, overprint in red issued at ST. LUCIA BRANCH, twice at centre, L printed at upper right, reverse coat of arms(Pick S111a), in PMG holder 20 Very Fine, first date of issue, no issued example listed on Track and Price, nor any other example graded by PMG at the time of cataloguing, less than a handful of issued notes knownSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Portrait of Sir James Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak, engraved by W. Holl after the original portrait by Sir Francis Grant, (Goon p.181 for type), minor damage at margins, imposing portrait, lovely and rare item. An important piece for any specialise Sarawak collectors.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Sarawak Government Treasury, 10 cents, 5 June 1919, serial number 79479 E, black text on cream cardlike paper, arms at centre with value at centre and at top left and right, printed signature of George Gillan low right, reverse arms at centre, value at left and right(Pick 7, Goon SW19CX, KNB 13, TBB B109a) in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated. Only one example in higher grade on PMG Census. Very rare in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Sarawak Government Treasury, 25 cents, 1 July 1919, serial number 02323, red text on cream cardlike paper, value at centre and at top left and right, printed signature of George Gillan low right, reverse arms at centre, value at left and right,(Pick 8, Goon SW19FC, Tan K7, KNB 14, TBB B110, This is the Tan book plate note. In PMG holder, rust, tears, 20 Very Fine. One of two examples known?Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 1 dollar, 1 July 1919, serial number 20581, uniface, black and green, Charles Vyner Brooke at top left, arms at top right, allegorical maiden with beehive and anchor (Industry and Commerce) at centre, printed signatures of Reutens and Gillan(Pick 9, Goon SW19A, KNB 15, Tan K9, TBB B206a), in PMG holder, minor stains, 25 Very Fine. Only 2 examples in higher grade on PMG Census, the top grade example was sold by Spink in January 2021. A lovely example, rare in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Vignette of the Brooke Coat of Arms, Sarawak, black and white, badger at top, shield below, and a seal bearing the arms,minor dirt on the vignette, minor foxing on the seal, lovey example, rare (2 items )Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, an obverse progressive proof for a 1 dollar, 1 July 1929, black and white, palm trees at left, portrait of Charles Vyner Brooke at right, printed signature of Rennie low centre(Pick 14pp1, Goon p.179 for type, KNB 20, Tan SKU6 for type, TBB B212p), printers annotation 'For hardening July 28th 29' in low right margin. In PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, obverse and reverse colour trial for a 1 dollar, 1 July 1929, reddish-brown, palm trees at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, fronds at lower right, reverse, arms at centre,(Pick 14cts, Goon SW29Ata, KNB 20CT, Tan SKU 13, TBB B212t), in PMG 63, 64 Choice Uncirculated respectively. Rare (2 notes)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 1 dollar, 1 July 1929, serial number A/2 485,458 violet and multicoloured, palm trees at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, printed signature of Rennie low right(Pick 14, KNB 20a, TBB 212a), in PMG holder 15 Choice FineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, obverse and reverse progressive proof for a 5 dollars, ND (1929), brown, palm trees at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at top right, reverse in a darker brown,(Pick 15pp, Goon p.179 for type, KNB 21, Tan SKU8 for type, TBB B214p), in PMG holders, previously mounted 62 Uncirculated, 55 About Uncirculated respectively. Both with printers annotations. This type with the partially printed year and the different colours are not shown in any of the above reference books. The issued note is in a darker brown. Lovely and rare (2 notes)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more i...

Government of Sarawak, obverse and reverse progressive proof for a 10 dollars, ND (1929), crimson, arms at left, portrait of Charles Vyner Brooke at right, printed signature of Rennie low right, reverse the Old Court House in Kuching,(Pick 16pp, Goon 180 for type, KNB 22, Tan SKU9 for type, TBB B215p), This proof is in a darker 'maroon' red then the issued design. This type is noted in Goon reference book but not listed. Printers annotations. and dated 21/2/1929. In PMG holders 58 EPQ Choice About Uncirculated, 55 About Uncirculated respectively. Very rare (2 notes)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’...

Government of Sarawak, 10 dollars, 1 July 1929, serial number C/1 028,008, red, arms at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, Rennie signature in red, reverse, the Old Court house in Kuching,(Pick 16, Goon SW29X, KNB 22a, Tan K20, TBB B215a), first date of issue, in PMG holder 25 Very Fine, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, a reverse progressive proof for a 25 dollars, ND (1929), black and white, Government building in Kuching at centre,(Pick 17p2, Goon p.180 for type, KNB 23, Tan SKU10 for type, TBB B216p), a green colour trial is listed across various reference books but not this type in black. In PMG holder, printer's annotations, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Most unusual and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 25 dollars, 1 July 1929, serial number D/1 05,269, blue, palm trees, Charles Vyner Brooke at centre, fronds at right, Rennie signature in black, reverse, Government building in Kuching at centre,(Pick 17, Goon SW29F, KNB 23a, Tan K23, TBB B216a), in PMG holder, stains, 40 Extremely Fine. Only 8 examples on PMG Census. Excellent example of a rare large size note. Quite lovelySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 1 dollar, 1 January 1935, serial number A/4 656,562, green and multicoloured, palm trees at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, printed signature of Parnell low right(Pick 20, KNB 27, TBB B213a), in PMG holder 35 Choice Very FineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 5 dollars, 1 January 1938, serial number B/2 321,073, brown and multicoloured, arms low left, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, palm trees at left, printed signature of Calvert low right(Pick 21, KNB 29a, TBB B214b), 1938 the scarcer date of the two dates, in PMG holder 35 Choice Very Fine. Quite scarce in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 10 dollars, 1 July 1937, serial number C/2 085,361, red, arms at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, Calvert signature in black, reverse, Old Court house in Kuching,(Pick 22, Goon SW37X, KNB 30, Tan K21, TBB B215b), in PMG holder, minor rust, 35 Choice Very Fine. Only 3 examples in higher grade on PMG Census, scarce in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 1 dollar, 1 January 1940, serial number A/6 430249, green, pink and orange, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, palm trees at left, signature of Trechman low centre(Pick 23, KNB 20a, Tan K17, TBB 213b), in PMG holder 50 About Uncirculated, minor stains. Scarce in this gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Sarawak, 10 dollars, 1 January 1940, serial number C/3 027,375, red, arms at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at right, Trechman signature in black reverse, Old Court house in Kuching,(Pick 24, Goon SW40X, KNB 31, Tan K22, TBB B215c), last date of issue, in PMG holder, minor rust, 25 Very Fine. Most scarce out of the 3 dates.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Vignettes of Raja Charles Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak, (1929), also a vignette of the arms of Sarawak,printed by Bradbury Wilkinson. Portrait vignette used on 1 to 100 dollars from the 1929-40 issue. Rare (2 items)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Vignette of Sir Charles Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak, (1934), bearing the Rajah's signature,this portrait used on the 1 to the 100 dollars from the 1929-40 issue. This was submitted for the Rajah's approval, and duly signed by him. Extremely rare to bear his signature. An important item for any South East Asia collectorsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, specimen 10 riyals, 1379 (1968), serial number 201/ 000000, blue-grey on multicolour underprint, the Holy Mosque in Mecca at right centre, signatures of Anwar Ali and Abdul Rahman(Pick 13as, TBB B112as), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 53 About Uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, specimen 50 riyals, ND (1976), serial number 141/ 000000, green, purple and brown, King Faisal at right, interior of the Prophet's Mosque at centre, value at each corner, signatures of al-Qurashi and Al-Khail, reverse arms and colonade(Pick 19s, TBB B118as), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 55 About Uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, specimen 100 riyals, 1379 (1976), serial number 282/ 000000, blue, mauve and multicolour, King Sa'ud at right, Holy Mosque in Mecca at centre, signatures of al-Qurashi and Al-Khail, reverse blue, the al-Massa wall at the Holy Mosque in Mecca at centre, arms at left(Pick 20as, TBB B119as), red De la Rue oval seal, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 64 Choice Uncirculated, and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Saudi Arabia Monetary Agency, specimen 5 riyals, AH 1379 (1983), red zero serial numbers low left, black top right, violet and multicoloured, boats at left, King Fahd at right, value at each corner, signature 5, reverse violet and multicoloured, refinery right centre, arms at low right(Pick 22bs, TBB B121s), red De la Rue oval at left and right, red SPECIMEN overprint at centre, perforated, uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Saudi Arabia Monetary Agency, specimen 5 riyals, ND (1983), zero serial numbers, purple and multicoloured, King Fahd at right, boats at left, signatures of Hamad Saud al-Sayyari and Muhammad Ali Aba Al-Khail, reverse purple, the Tanoura oil refinery(Pick 22cs for type, TBB B121cs), a Giesecke and Devrient engraving, red Arabic overprint, unusually heavily engraved, uncirculated and very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Saudi Arabia Monetary Agency, progressive proof 10 riyals, ND (1983 / AH1379), al-Murabah Palace in Riyadh at left, King Fahd at centre(Pick 23pp, TBB B122 for similar), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, printer's annotations, paper pullSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Saudi Arabia Monetary Agency, an obverse progressive proof for a 100 riyals, ND (ca. 1980s) / AH1379, serial number 1/123456-456789, King Fahd at centre, Saudi Arabia coat of arms at left(Pick unlisted), in PMG holder 66EPQ Gem Uncirculated, a beautiful and rare exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Commercial Bank of Scotland Limited, colour trial £1, ND (1947-53), serial number 000000, purple, Lord Cockburn at right, reverse, arms at reverse,(PMS CO65, Pick S332cts), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. PMG Top Pop.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Royal Bank of Scotland Limited, colour trial £5, 1 May 1975, serial number A/28 000000, brown on multicolour underprint, arms at right, signature Burke, reverse, Culzean Castle,(PMS RB76, Pick 337cts), black SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 58 Choice Uncirculated. Quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Royal Bank of Scotland Limited, colour trial £10, 1 May 1975, serial number A/2 000000, red, arms at right, signature Burke, reverse Glamis Castle,(PMS RB77, Pick 338cts), black SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 62 Uncirculated, quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Royal Bank of Scotland Limited, colour trial £20, ND (1972-81), serial number A/1 000000, green, arms at right, signature Burke, reverse, Brodick Castle,(PMS RB78, Pick 339cts), black SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Scotland, £20 polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 000888, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse the Forth Bridge in the foreground, top left an aerial shot of all 3 bridges,(PMS BA135a), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and a very lucky number!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in a...

(x) Bank of Scotland, £20 polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 222222, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse the Forth Bridge in the foreground, top left an aerial shot of all 3 bridges(PMS BA135a), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem New and a great solid numberSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addi...

(x) Bank of Scotland, £20 polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 555555, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse the Forth Bridge in the foreground, top left an aerial shot of all 3 bridges(PMS BA135a), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and a great solid numberSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in ad...

(x) Bank of Scotland, £20 polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 666666, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse the Forth Bridge in the foreground, top left an aerial shot of all 3 bridges(PMS BA135a), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and a great solid numberSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in ad...

(x) Bank of Scotland, £20 polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 888888 purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse the Forth Bridge in the foreground, top left an aerial shot of all 3 bridges(PMS BA135a), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and a most fortuitous note!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in...

(x) Bank of Scotland, £20 polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 999999, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse the Forth Bridge in the foreground, top left an aerial shot of all 3 bridges(PMS BA135a), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated and a great solid numberSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Pric...

(x) Bank of Scotland, £20 polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 1000000, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse the Forth Bridge in the foreground, top left an aerial shot of all 3 bridges(PMS BA135a), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem New and a very rare 'million' noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price...

(x) Bank of Scotland, limited edition £20 Commemorative polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 888888, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse, key features the Queensferry Crossing in the foreground, top left an aerial shots of all 3 bridges(PMS BA136), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and a very...

(x) Bank of Scotland, limited edition £20 Commemorative polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 999999, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse, key features the Queensferry Crossing in the foreground, top left an aerial shots of all 3 bridges(PMS BA136), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and a rare...

(x) Bank of Scotland, limited edition £20 Commemorative polymer issue, 1 June 2019, serial number AA 1000000, purple, indigo and dark red, portrait of Sir Walter Scott at right, the Bank of Scotland’s head office (The Mound, Edinburgh) at centre, holographic foil stripe at left, featuring image of ‘Fame’, thistle motif in background, arms low centre left, value top left and low right, bank title in vertical format at far right, reverse, key features the Queensferry Crossing in the foreground, top left an aerial shots of all 3 bridges(PMS BA136), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated and a rare...

Bank of Scotland, £50, 1 June 2020, serial number AA 000002, red, Sir Walter Scott at right, the Mound in Edinburgh at left, reverse, red, at left the Falkirk wheel and an image of shape-shifting water spirits 'the Kelpies'. In addition, a new UV feature depicting a horse pulling a barge at low centre, top left a poem by William Muir titled 'Steam Barge'(PMS BA137) uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Clydesdale & North of Scotland Bank, £100, 2 May 1951, serial number A003450, blue on pale yellow, Kings College, Aberdeen at left, Glasgow Cathedral at right, bank title top centre, value in each corner and at centre, J.J. Campbell signature, reverse, bank arms at centre, flanked by value,(PMS CL27a, Pick 194a), in PMG holder 58 Choice About Unc, top grade on PMG Census, rare large size Scottish note with only 500 notes issued for the 1951 typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Clydesdale & North of Scotland Bank, £100, 2 May 1951, serial number A003451, blue on pale yellow, Kings College, Aberdeen at left, Glasgow Cathedral at right, bank title top centre, value in each corner and at centre, J.J. Campbell signature, reverse, bank arms at centre, flanked by value,(PMS CL27a, Pick 194a), in PMG holder 58 Choice About Unc, top grade on PMG Census, rare large size Scottish note with only 500 notes issued for the 1951 typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Commercial Bank of Scotland Limited, £100, 3 January 1951, serial number 12A 6933 green and mauve, Lord Cockburn top centre right, all allegorical maidens top left and right, Ceres and Commerce. medallic female head low left, Erskine signature low right, reverse green, bank building at centre(PMS CO69, Pick S335), in PMG holder 58 EPQ Choice About Unc, one of two top pop example. Rare original example especially in this high gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Royal Bank of Scotland Limited, £10, 19 March 1969, serial number A/1 000011, (PMS RB72, Pick 331), great low number first run example, in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated. The only issue run of this design.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Seychelles, colour trial 50 rupees, ND (1968-73), no serial numbers, light green (should be olive), Queen Elizabeth II at right, schooner at left, palm trees at right,(Pick 17cts, TBB B124t), red SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Seychelles, colour trial 100 rupees, ND (1968-75), no serial numbers, blue and yellow (should be red), Queen Elizabeth II at right, giant tortoises at left, no signatures,(Pick 18cts, TBB B125t), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. An attractive high-grade example of this classic Commonwealth colour trial. One of two Top Pop example on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republic of Seychelles, specimen 20 rupees, ND (1977), serial number 0, mauve and purple,(Pick 20s), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republic of Seychelles, specimen 100 rupees, ND (1977), serial number 0, red and green(Pick 22s), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Seychelles, 100 rupees, 1 January 1972, serial number A/1 043567, red on multicolour underprint, portrait Queen Elizabeth II at right, two giant tortoises and veloutye shrub at centre, Bruce Greatbatch signature, reverse red and pale blue, geometric patterns(Pick 18c, TBB B125c), in PMG holder 58 EPQ Choice About Unc, rare in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

National Bank of Sierra Leone, a Harrisons printers trial for a proposed issue of £1, ND (ca serial number 54Y447168, blue and blue-green with lattice work background, value at left and portrait of man at right in oval frame, reverse brown, bullom boat at centre(Pick unrecorded, TBB B unrecorded), a Harrisons and Sons printing, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, previously unseen, extremely rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Sierra Leone, a Harrisons printers trial for a proposed issue of £1, ND (ca serial number 54Y447168, brown and pale green with lattice work background, value at left and portrait of man at right in oval frame, reverse blue, bullom boat at centre(Pick unrecorded, TBB B unrecorded), a Harrisons printing, in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated, previously unseen, extremely rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, colour trial $5, ND (1967-73), no serial numbers, red (should be green), orchid at centre, arms at top right, reverse, quay on the Singapore river,(Pick 2cts, Goon SG67Vt for type, KNB 2f, Tan SE6, TBB B102t), red SPECIMEN overprint, the overprint is usually in black. In PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated. All Singapore colour trial or specimen are scarce to rare. A lovely example.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, colour trial $100 , ND (!967-73), no serial numbers, mauve and blue (should be blue and mauve, colours reversed), orchid at centre, arms at top right, reverse, sail boat on Singapore waterfront,(Pick 6cts, TanO-6, TBB B106t), red SPECIMEN overprints, in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated. Any Singapore colour trial or specimen is rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Southern Rhodesia Currency Board, 5 shillings, 1943, serial number D/1 000,007, purple, George VI at right, signature Beadle and Fox, smaller size issue,(Pick 8a, TBB B101a), D/1 prefix is the first issue, number 7 note, in PMG holder 25 Very Fine. The smaller size variety rarer and with an extremely low number to boast.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

El Banco de Espana, Spain, specimen 500 pesetas, 7 January 1935, maroon serial number A 0000000, blue, brown, pale yellow, green and lilac, Cortes at left, his palace in Mexico low right, reverse red and violet, painting of Cortes at centre(Pick 89cts), black oval De la Rue seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 53 About Uncirculated, and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

El Banco de Espana, Spain, specimen 100 pesetas, 11 March 1938, maroon serial number 0000000, violet, pale green, blue & red-orange, galley low centre, the Dame of Elche at left, reverse violet, road flanked by palm trees, arms top centre(Pick 90s), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated, and very rare. An iconic issueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Government of Straits Settlements, 5 dollars, 1 February 1901, serial number B/1 69748, black on cream paper, with purple 5 overprint, Chinese, English and Malaya text, coat of arms, reverse, tiger prowling in jungle, surrounded by four elephants and kris (daggers)(Pick 3, KNB6a-g, TBB B106a), in PMG holder 25 Very Fine, first date of issue for typeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

Central Bank van Suriname, specimen 5 gulden, 2 January 1957, blue, woman with fruit basket at right, reverse, arms at centre,(Pick 111s, TBB B501s), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. One of four graded examples on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank van Suriname, specimen 25 gulden, 2 January 1957, green, woman at right, reverse, arms at centre,(Pick 113s, TBB B503s), in PMG holder 67 EPQ Superb Gem Uncirculated. One of two top examples on PMG Census, quite scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque de Syrie et du Grand-Liban, Syria, 100 livres, 1930 (SYRIE 1939), serial numberQ.17-894, pale red, pale yellow and pale blue, ornate background detail, red value low and right, SYRIE 1939 overprint top centre, pale red semi circular curve at centre, Berard and Laferriere signatures, reverse pale red, pale blue and pale yellow, Mosque and buildings, incense burner low left and right, SYRIE in blue top centre(Pick 39D, Djaroueh SY48), repairs at top margin, otherwise about extremely fine and a rare attractive example neverthelessSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information...

Taiwan, Prisoner of War Camp, 5 sen canteen ticket, ink manuscript serial number 1780, red text on white paper(Schwan-Boling , Campbell 6751), red chop mark on reverse, good very fine and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Taiwan, Prisoner of War Camp, 10 sen canteen ticket, ink manuscript serial number 3865, black text on white paper(Campbell 6752), red chop mark on reverse, good very fine and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Taiwan, Prisoner of War Camp, 1 yen canteen ticket, ink manuscript serial number 3397, red text on white paper(Schwan-Boling 2064, Campbell 6753), red chop mark on reverse, good extremely fine and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Taiwan, Prisoner of War Camp, 5 yen canteen ticket, ink manuscript serial number 713, blue text on white paper, chop mark in right field(Schwan-Boling 2065, Campbell 6754), a presentable enough fine and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Siam, specimen 1 baht, 1 April 1935, serial number C/63 00000, blue on red and yellow underprint, King Rama VIII as a child at left, Garuda at top centre, dragon boat at centre, reverse, island temple, two small cancellation holes(Pick 26s), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 58 About Uncirculated, and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Thailand, specimen 10 baht, 15 May 1936, red serial number 00000, red-brown and white, Rama VIII as a young boy top left, river and mountains at centre, no signature, text at centre 'GOVERNMENT OF SIAM', reverse temple and pagoda on an island(Pick 28s), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated and rare. Only three other example listed on Track and Price at time of cataloguing and this a higher gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Timor, colour trial 20 escudos, 1967, zero serial numbers, red (should be olive-green), King Dom Aleixo Corte-Real at right, reverse, bank seal at left, arms at centre(Pick 26cts, TBB B128t), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Timor, colour trial 50 escudos, 1967, zero serial numbers, purple (should be blue) king Dom Aleixo Corte-Real at right, reverse, bank seal at left, arms at centre(Pick 27ts, TBB B129t), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Timor, 1 patacas, 1 January 1910, serial number 421,160, purple and pale green, reverse arms at centre(Pick 1a, TBB B101a), minor repair at lower centre margin, very fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Timor, 10 patacas, 1 January 1910, serial number 15224, grey-green and blue, value at top centre and at each corner, three printed signatures below, reverse pale yellow-brown, arms at centre, value at left and right(Pick 3a, TBB B103a), in PMG holder, small split, 50 About Uncirculated. Top grade on PMG Census by far with the next one being a 30, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Timor, 20 patacas, 1 January 1910, serial number 11857, green and beige, value top centre and at each corner, three signatures below, reverse blue-green, arms and value at centre, DILI (TIMOR) lower centre(Pick 4a, TBB B104a), in PMG holder 40 Extremely Fine. Top grade on PMG Census, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Timor, 5 patacas, 1 January 1924 (1933), serial number 084802, green and orange-yellow, steamship at left, junk at right, arms top centre, PAGAVEIS em TIMOR in right field, reverse green, bust of Mercury at centre, value at left and right, black handstamp TIMOR in field low centre(Pick 6a, TBB B106a), in PMG holder 35 Choice Very Fine and scarce, above average grade for type with none higher then a 45.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Timor, 5 patacas, 1 January 1924 (1945), serial number 215937, green and orange-yellow, steamship at left, junk at right, arms top centre, blackj handstamp PAGAVEL em TIMOR top centre, reverse green, bust of Mercury at centre, value at left and right, black handstamp PAGAVEL EM TIMOR in field low centre(Pick 10a, TBB B113a), in PMG holder 45 Choice Extremely Fine and the scarcer variety, above average grade for typeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, colour trial $5, 1964, zero serial numbers, brown, Queen Elizabeth II at centre, reverse, Central Bank building,(Pick 27cts, TBB B202t), in PMG holders, previously mounted, 63 Choice Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, colour trial $10, 1964, zero serial numbers, olive green, Queen Elizabeth II at centre, reverse, Central Bank building(Pick 28cts, TBB B203t), in PMG holder 64 Choice Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, colour trial $20, 1964, zero serial numbers, red, arms at left, Queen Elizabeth II at centre, reverse, Central Bank building,(Pick 29cts, TBB B204at), in PMG holder, previously mounted, 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Turkey, specimen 500 Lirasi, law of 1930 (1940), red serial number 00-0000, green and multicoloured, pink central guilloche, Ataturk at right, Sunei and Erda signatures, reverse green, Roumelli Hissar castle and the Bosphorus(Pick 138as, TBB B218as), red De la Rue oval seal in field, in PMG holder, previously mounted, 53 About Uncirculated, and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

The Georgian Legion, Turkey, 10 piastres, Samsun, 1916, serial number 729, black text on pale blue, manuscript signature and serial number, Imperial eagle low left(Rosenberg 483a), for the use of Russian prisoners who were trained by the Germans and used in Turkey. Uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) United Arab Emirates Currency Board, 50 riyals, ND (1973), serial number 809414, red, arms at left, reverse, sparrow hawk at lower left, palace at right,(Pick 4, TBB B104), in PMG holder...Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium.

United Arab Emirates Central Bank, replacement error 1000 dirhams, 2012 / AH1433, serial number 999029797, brown on multicolour underprint, Al Hosn Palace in Abu Dhabi at right, arms top centre, reverse, sparrow hawk at left, view of Abu Dhabi(Pick 33c, TBB B225), in PCGS Currency holder 66PPQ Gem New, missing foil security strip, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republica Oriental del Uruguay, specimen 1 peso, brown, 10, violet, 100, red , 500 pesos, green, 1939, also 1 peso, brown, 500 purple, 1935, all serie A (Pick 28s, 32s, 35s, 37s, 39s, 40s), very minor mounting traces otherwise uncirculated, scarce (6)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Vietnam, colour trial 50 dong, ND (1972), zero serial numbers, teal and purple, building at right (issued note in teal), reverse, horses at left,(Pick 30cts, TBB B132t), in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Western Samoa, colour trial £5, ND (1963), zero serial numbers, green, machete at left, kava bowl at left, flag at top right, arms at lower right, no signature, reverse, beach scene,(Pick 15cts, TBB B306at), in PMG holder 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Western Samoa, colour trial 1 tala, ND (1967), zero serial numbers, red(Pick 16bcts), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Western Samoa, colour trial 2 tala, ND (1967), zero serial numbers, purple(Pick 17acts), in PMG holder 62 Uncirculated, previously mountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Western Samoa, colour trial 1 tala, ND (1967), zero serial numbers, green(Pick 18cts), in PMG holder 64 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Yemen, colour trial specimen, 10 rials, (ND 1973-85), zero serial numbers, purple. Bronze head of King Dhamer Ali at left(Pick 13ct, TBB B103at), mounting traces at left margin otherwise uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Yemen, colour trial specimen, 20 rials, (ND 1973), serial number 0, violet, marble sculpture of seated figure with grapes(Pick 14cts, TBB B104at), mounting traces at left margin otherwise uncirculated and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Zambia, specimen £5, ND (1964), serial number C/4 000000, blue on multicolour underprint, Wildebeest at right, arms at top centre, value at centre and each corner, Richard Hallett signature, reverse blue, Victoria Falls at centre(Pick 3s, TBB B103as2), red De la Rue oval seal in field, About Uncirculated and scarce. Interestingly the banknote book lists up to C/3 for prefix rangeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, John Gordon Nairne (1902-1918), £5, London, 28 April 1913, serial number 46/A 18857, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of John Nairne low right(EPM B208b, Pick 304), a scarce pre War issue, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated. Sole Top Pop example on PMG Census with the next example being a 58. One of the best example we have ever offered in auction.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, John Gordon Nairne (1902-1918), £5, London, 10 November 1914, serial number 56/C 13895, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of John Nairne low right(EPM B208b, Pick 304a), in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated, scarce war time issue and only a few example known in this high grade. Only 2 examples in a higher grade on PMG Census.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of England, John Gordon Nairne, £5, Manchester, 8 April 1915, serial number 73/T 15415, black and white, ornate crowned vignette of Britannia top left, value in black tablet low left, printed signature of John Nairne low right(EPM B208bf, Pick 304f), a scarce Wartime issue, and considerably rarer as a denomination than the £100 Manchester notes. in PMG holder 58 Choice About Uncirculated. Scarce high-grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.