World Banknotes at NY INC, Grand Hyatt

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World Banknotes at NY INC, Grand Hyatt

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Spink USA

Date & Time
Friday 17th January 2020 - 09:00am  

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Morosco Room, Grand Hyatt, New York City
Wednesday 15 January 2020 at 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 16 January 2020 at 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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


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(x) A group of progressive proofs and proofs, from 1960s onwards, including Angola (3), Bangladesh (6), Belize (4), Burundi (2), Ceylon (9), Costa Rica (1), Cyprus (3), Ecuador (3), Ghana (10), Iceland (14), Kenya (22), Lesotho (2), Luxembourg (2), Mozambique (4), Nepal (1), Portugal (1), Seychelles (1), Sierra Leone (1), South Africa (5), Zambia (1),generally uncirculated. A fascinating and varied offering of modern proofs and progressive proofs, without signature and serial numbers, viewing recommended, rare (95)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For...

Da Afghanistan Bank a set of the specimen from the 1961-1963 issues, including 10 afghanis, SH1340, brown, 20 afghanis, SH1340, blue, 100 afghanis, SH1340, red, 500 afghanis (2), SH1340, SH1342, orange, olive green, 1000 afghanis (2), SH1340, SH1342, gray-blue, all with King Muhammad Zahir at left,(Pick 37s, 38s, 39s, 40s, 40As, 41bs, 42as, 42bs), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprints at two corners, all in PMG holders 65-67 EPQ gem uncirculated to superb gem unc, 100 afghanis 62 NET uncirculated, previously mounted, rare set (7)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more...

Da Afghanistan Bank, a set of specimen from the 1967 issues, including 50 afghanis, green, 100 afghanis, lilac, 500 afghanis, blue/gren, 1000 afghanis, brown and red, all with King Muhammad Zahir at left,(Pick 43s, 44s, 45s, 46s, TBB B326s, B327s, B328s, B329s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprints at two corners, 100 in PMG holder 55 about uncirculated, others in PMG holders 66 EPQ gem uncirculated to 67 EPQ superb gem unc (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Albania regional issues - Korce, Series C, 1/2 franc, 10 October 1917, serial number 07428, brown on green underprint, 1 franc (3), 10 October 1917, serial numbers 11909, 12393 and 13879, black on brown underprint, all with double headed eagle at centre, flanked by denominations(Pick S145, S146), some colour variation, last note very fine, others extremely fine, scarce (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Albania regional issues - Korce, Series A, 1/2 franc, 1 March 1917, serial number 02169, brown on green underprint, 1 franc, 1 March 1917, serial number 00483, black on red-brown underprint, series B, 1/2 franc, 25 March 1916, brown on green underprint, 1 franc, 25 March 1917, serial number 03920, black on red-brown underprint, all double headed eagle at centre, flanked by values(Pick S141-S144), first two about extremely fine, last two about very fine, scarce (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Provincia de Buenos Aires, black & white proof for a 1 Peso, 1 January 1883, no serial number, black on white with portrait of General Rodriguez at left and General Pinto at right, farm tools at centre and reverse plain, also an issued 1 peso, 8 November 1881, serial number 167020,(Pick S535p, S535), uncirculated but for 15mm vertical tear to top margin, however this does not run into design, attractive and unusual, issued note, good (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Commonwealth of Australia, 10 shillings, ND (1938-40), serial number F23 929073, £1, ND (1938), serial number P74 484657, orange and green respectively, both with George VI at right, signatures Sheehan and McFarlane,(Pick 25a, 26a), first note very fine, second note about very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £5, ND (1939), serial number R 90 701491, blue, George VI at left, signature Sheehan and McFarlane, reverse, workers at left,(Pick 27a, Renniks 45), about very fine, rare early dateSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £5, ND (1942), serial number R 54 308921, blue, George VI at left, signature Armitage and McFarlane, reverse, workers at left,(Pick 27b, Renniks 46), original paper, good extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £10, ND (1952), serial number V 23 165029, red, George VI at centre, signature Coombs and Wilson, reverse, farmers at top right,(Pick 28d, Renniks 61), about very fine, rare last prefixSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £1, ND (1953-60), prefix HE29, Reserve Bank of Australia, 10 shillings, £5, £10, ND (1960-65), all signature Coombs and Wilson,(Pick 30, 33a, 35a, 36, Renniks R17, R33, R50, R63), al in PMG holders 58, 30, 30, 35 respectively (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Reserve Bank of Australia, 10 shillings, £1, ND (1960-61), prefix AG, HK, signatures Coombs and Wilson, also 1 and 5 dollars, ND (1966-67, prefix ANN, NDV, signature Phillips and Randall,(Pick 33, 34, 37c, 39b), 10 shillings and $1 about uncirculated, remaining notes very fine (4)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas Monetary Authority, specimen $50, 1968, serial number A 000000, brown, Queen Elizabeth II at left, reverse, dockside produce market scene with crates and fruits and man with bananas, signature Hammond and Donaldson,(Pick 32s, TBB B207s), in PMG holder, 65 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Bangladesh, specimen 1 taka (2), ND (1973), ), purple and gold, hand holding stalks of rice at left, signature Islam, Mahamood respectively,(Pick 5as, 5bs, TBB B202as2, B202bs2), both in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bangladesh Bank, a set of specimen from the 1972-75 issues, including 5 taka, 10 taka and 100 taka, signature Hamidullah,(Pick 10s, 11s, 12s, TBB B304as2, B305as2, B306as1), in PMG holders 58 EPQ choice about unc, 64 EPQ choice uncirculated, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Barbados, a group of specimen from the 1973-93 issues, including $1, prefix A6, red, Samuel Jackman Prescod at right, $5 (2), prefix B1, G4, green, first note with Samuel Jackman Prescod at right, second with Frank Worrell at right, $10, prefix C1, brown, Charles Duncan O'Neal at right, $20, perfix D1, purple, Prescod at right,(Pick 29s, 31s, 32s, 33s, 34s, TBB B201s, B203s, B204s, B205s, B206s), all in PMG holders 65-67 EPQ (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Centrale du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, a partially hand executed composite essay on board for 50 francs, 10 September 1950, serial number B 000000, red, pale green and orange, hut, palm trees, railway line right centre, value low right, star at each corner, two printed signatures top centre, Bank initials at left and right(Pick unrecorded), unique, good extremely fine and a striking essaySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Belize, colour trial specimen $1, ND (1974-76), blue and green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, arms at left,(Pick 33cts, TBB B101cts), red 'SPECIMEN' overprint, perforated, in PMG holder 68 EPQ superb gem unc, one of the two highest graded note of its type on PMG Population ReportSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda Government, £1, Hamilton, 1 May 1957, serial number Z/1 355474, blue on yellow/green underprint, Queen Elizabeth II at right, Somerset Bridge at left, reverse, arms at centre, no security strip,(Pick 20b, TBB B121), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc, exceptional grade!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda Government, £10, Hamilton, 28 July 1964, serial number B/1 100966, purple and green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, map at lower left corner, reverse arms at centre,(Pick 22, TBB B123), in PMG holder 35 choice very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Central de Bolivia, colour trial 100 Bolivianos, 1928, brown on green and pink, view of Potosi at left, portrait of Simón Bolivar, reverse, blue, arms at centre,(Pick 133ct), in PMG holder 64 Choice UNC, perforated, red 'SPECIMEN WATERLOW & SONS LTD' in field, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brazil, 500 reis, 1893, serial number 81498, black on yellow underprint, women with sheep at left, value at centre, portrait of women at right, reverse brown, denomination in guilloche pattern(Pick 1), pinholes at left otherwise original good very fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, colour trial 200 Mil Reis, ND (1936), no serial numbers, pink-brown and multicoloured, Saldanha Marinho at right, reverse brown, a view of a coastline and city at centre(Pick 82ct), perforated, red 'SPECIMEN WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED'' in field, in PMG holder choice uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, a uniface hand painted design for a proposed 100 cruzeiros, ND (1940s), serial number 000000, brown, orange, blue and green, Dom Pedro II at left,(Pick unlisted), Hand-painted by Leonard Douglas Fryer (1891-1965) during his time at Waterlow and Sons. The Cruzeiros denomination replaced the Real in Brazil in 1942, therefore possibly part of a proposal done by Waterlow to win the printing contract. Interesting and uniqueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, an obverse and reverse composite essay for a proposed issue of 1 cruzeiro, Estampa 2A, Serie 600A, blue and green, the Marquis de Tamandare at centre, value at left and right, reverse blue, the Naval School at centre(Pick 132 for type), Pick only lists the Estampa 1A, the 2A unlisted, uniqueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, a set of specimen from the Estampa 2A series, ND (1953-60), including 5 cruzeiros, dark olive, Branco at centre, 10 cruzeiros, green, G. Vargas at centre, 20 cruzeiros, brown, D. da Fonseca at centre, 50 cruzeiros, purple, Princesa Isabel at centre, 100 cruzeiros, red, Dom Pedro II at centre, 200 cruzeiros, olive, Dom Pedro I at centre, 500 cruzeiros, dark green, Joao VI at centre, 1000 cruzeiros, orange, Cabral at centre,(Pick 158s, 159s, 160s, 161s, 162s, 163s, 164s, 165s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, red DLR overprints, some with printer's an...

Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, specimen 5000 cruzeiros, ND (1963-64), serie 400A, 1404A, 1701A, red on multicolour underprints, Tiradentes at right, signature(Pick 182a, 182c, 182A), first two notes with mounting remnants at reverse, first and third note about uncirculated, second note very fine (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Caribbean Territories, $2, 1 January 1962, serial number T2-443771, blue, map of Caribbean Sea at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature D'Andrade, Reece and Burrowes,(Pick 8c, TBB B108j), minor tape repair at low margin, pressed, about very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Caribbean Territories, $10, 2 January 1964, serial number J2-636236, brown, map of Caribbean Sea at left corner, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature D'Andrade, Reece and Burrowes,(Pick 10c, TBB B110i), pressed, very fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of British Honduras, $10, Belize, 1 June 1951, serial number D/2 037501, blue-gray and orange, arms at left, King George VI at right, signature, Hone, Stone and Melhado,(Pick 27c, TBB B126c), lightly pressed, very fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of British Honduras, $2, Belize, 1 January 1973, serial number H/2 029153, purple and orange, arms at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature Cain, Fonseca and Cattouse,(Pick 29c, TBB B128), uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of British Honduras, 20 dollars, Belize, 1 January 1971, serial number E/1 280411, brown and green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, arms at left,(Pick 32c, TBB B131), in PMG holder 58 choice about unc, a lovely example of the high denomination issue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Union Bank of Burma, colour trial 1 kyat and 5 kyats, ND (1958), orange and green respectively, General Aung San at right, 1 kyat reverse, boat, 5 kyats reverse, woman with loom,(Pick 46cts, 47cts, TBB B809ct2, B810ct), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated respectively (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Union Bank of Burma, colour trial 10 kyats, ND (1958), dark olive green, General Aung San at right, reverse, mahout with elephant,(Pick 48cts, TBB B811ct), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Nationale Cambodge, specimen 100 riels, 500 riels, 5000 riels, ND (1973-75), 100 riels, purple and violet, woman weaving on loom, reverse, Bayon temple, 500 riels, green, woman with jug on head, reverse, rice fields, 5000 riels, red, Krom Ngoy at right, reverse, bank headquarters,(Pick 15as, 16a2s, 17As, TBB B115as, B116as, B118as), in PMG holder 65 EPQ gem uncirculated, last two notes in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculated, 5000 riels rare (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

The Zimmerman Bank, Elgin, $1, $3, $5, uncut sheet of remainders, 185_(1854-59), black and white with values in red, $1 with Roebling Suspension Bridge at Niagara top centre flanked by value, Clifton House Hotel lower left , allegorical female figure lower right, 3$ same but with Chalon portrait of Queen Victoria lower right, $5 with passenger steam train lower right and allegorical female figure seated upper left, reverses blank save for red values in retrograde,(Pick unlisted as sheet, individually S20576a for type, S2057a, S2058 for type, Elgin issue fullsheet unlisted in Charlton), sheet i...

(x) A group of Canadian notes, including a Dominion of Canada, $2, 1923, 'Blue Seal', group 2, also Dominion of Canada, 25 cents (2), 1900, 1923, Bank of Canada, $1, 1937, prefix U/N, Coyne and Towers signatures, $1, 1954, prefix L/N, $1 (2), 1973, $5, 1979,(Pick 9b, 11c, 34h, 58e, 74b, 85b, 92a), 1923 $2 about very fine, others very fine or better (8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Canada, $2, Ottawa, 2 January 1937, serial number L/R 1490305, black on orange, King George VI at centre, signature Coyne and Towers,(Pick 59c, TBB B322c, Charlton BC-22c), in PMG holder 63 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Canada, consecutive $1000 (2), Ottawa, 1954, serial numbers A/K 0631590/591 black on pink, Elizabeth II at right, signature Lawson and Bouey, reverse, natural scenery in Quebec,(Pick 83d, TBB B346a, Charlton BC-44d), in PMG holders 63 EPQ choice uncirculated, 65 EPQ gem uncirculated respectively, rare as a consecutive pair (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Canada, $1000, Ottawa, 1954, serial numbers A/K 0631599, black on pink, Elizabeth II at right, reverse, natural scenery in Quebec,(Pick 83d, TBB B346a), in PMG holder, 64 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bank of Canada, $1000, Ottawa, 1954, serial numbers A/K 0631605, black on pink, Elizabeth II at right, reverse, natural scenery in Quebec,(Pick 83d, TBB B346a), in PMG holder, 65 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque des États de l’Afrique Centrale, Central African Republic, specimen 1000 francs, 1985, zero serial numbers, blue and violet, wooden animal figures at left, map at centre, André Kolingba at right, reverse, elephant, antelope and giraffe, wooden figure at right,(Pick 15s, TBB B111s), in PMG holder 64 choice uncirculated, pinholes at left, SPECIMEN overprintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon, Government issue, an archival printers hand executed composite model/essay for the obverse and reverse on board for a proposed issue of 10 rupees, Colombo, 1 January 1928, red zero serial numbers, green and orange, a rock and coastline in field, column at left and right, reverse green, huts and palm trees by shoreline at centre(Pick unrecorded), lovely and unique. A very striking pair of essays (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) El Banco de Santiago, Chile, specimen 100 pesos, November 1886, design right and counterfoil left, design black on green underprint with allegorical figures and children, red 'SPECIMEN' overprint on design(Pick S417s), in PMG holder, 63 EPQ Choice Uncirculated, 'Note unaffected by issues in counterfoil', rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de la Republica, Colombia, group of DLR specimens, 50 (2), 100 (3) & 200 (3) pesos oro, 50 pesos oro lilac with Camillo Torres at right and flowers at reverse, 100 pesos oro blue with Gen. Francisco de Paula Santander at right and Bogota Capital building at reverse, 200 pesos oro green with Simone Bolivar at centre and coffee bean picker at reverse(Pick 410as, cs, 412as, bs, 415s, 417as, 417bs, 419s), P417 good extremely fine, others about uncirculated to uncirculated (8)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Costa Rica, 1 peso (2), 1 January 1895, series A, B, black on blue and orange underprint, woman holding basket with cow at right, portrait of woman at centre, workers at right,(Pick S151), foxing, hole at lower left, pinholes, both about very good, rare nevertheless (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Costa Rica, 1 peso, 2 pesos, 1 January 1895, series A, (Pick S151, S152), 1 peso with some tears at left, some foxing at left, very good, 2 pesos about good, both rare nevertheless (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Central de Costa Rica, a printer's obverse composite essay on card for a 1000 colones, ND (1974), prefix C, red on multicolour underprint, Guell at left,(Pick 250 for type), uncirculated, interesting and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

El Banco Espanol de la Isla de Cuba, 50 pesos, 16 May 1896, serial number 46238, black on red and green underprint, arms at top right, allegorical maiden with lamb and lion at left, value at top centre and right, three handstamped signatures below, reverse green and red, head of Columbus at centre, red PLATA overprint(Pick 50a), a pleasing very fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

El Banco Espanol de la Isla de Cuba, 50 pesos, 16 May 1896, serial number 586794, black on red and green underprint, arms at top right, allegorical maiden with lamb and lion at left, value at top centre and right, three handstamped signatures below, reverse green and red, head of Columbus at centre, red PLATA overprint(Pick 50a), a pleasing very fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

De Curacaosche Bank, specimen 500 gulden, 25 November 1954, serial number 012345 067890, red, oil refinery at centre, woman seated at left, value at right, reverse with arms at centre flanked by value,(Pick 44s), in PMG holders 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, an attractive high grade exampleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

De Curacaosche Bank, specimen 10 gulden, 1958, serial number 012345 067890, green, woman seated at left, beach in Aruba at centre,(Pick 46s), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holders 66 EPQ(*) Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Central de la Republica Dominicana, set of De La Rue colour trial specimens for 1966 issue, 5, 10 & unissued 20 pesos oro, all grey-black obverses with issued-colour obverses and orange seals at right, signatures different and unlisted, 20 also an unissued obverse and reverse design, 5 and 10 with red SPECIMEN stamps, 20 with single De La Rue oval only, also included a complete set of specimens of the same series, 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 pesos oro with black SPECIMEN stamps(Pick 100, 101, 102 for type), issued notes about uncirculated to uncirculated, trial specimens previous...

Eastern Caribbean Currency Authority, specimen $1 (4), $5 (3), ND (1965-83), $1, prefixes B18, B43, B48, B60, signatures, 4, 7, 8, 9, red, Queen Elizabeth II at right, $5, prefixes B1, C6, D5, signatures 4, 8, 10,(Pick 13cs, ds, es, fs, 14ds, gs, hs, TBB B101b4s, b7s, c8s, c9s, B102b4s, c8s, c10s), first note in PMG holder 63 EPQ choice uncirculated, others in PMG holders from 66 EPQ gem uncirculated to 67 EPQ superb gem unc (7)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

East Caribbean Currency Authority, specimen $20 (3), ND (1965), prefix A3, A6, A7, purple, map of Caribbean at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, A3 signatures Kelsick, Gittens, Armour and Smith, A6 signatures Gittens, Mendes, Armour and Smith, A7 signatures Gittens, Osborne, Williams and Jacobs,(Pick 15es, TBB B103b4s, B103b5s, B103b7s), perforated, in PMG holders 58 EPQ choice about unc, last two notes 67 EPQ superb gem unc (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

East Caribbean Currency Authority, specimen $20 (3), ND (1974), prefix A8, A10, A12, purple, map of Caribbean at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, A8 signatures Salles-Miquelle, Squires, Gregoire and Jacobs, A10 signatures Walling, Squires, Gregoire and Jacobs, A12 signatures LeBlanc, Cummings, Walling and Jacobs(Pick 15fs, 15gs, TBB B103c8s, B103c9s, B103c10s), perforated, in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated, 65 EPQ gem uncirculated (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

East Caribbean Currency Authority, specimen $100 (2), ND (1965, 1968), prefix A1, black, map of Caribbean at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signatures Thomas, Kelsick, Salles-Miquelle and Lambert, second note signatures Gittens, Mendes, Armour and Smith,(Pick 16bs, 16ds, TBB B104a2s, B104b5s), perforated, in PMG holders 53 about uncirculated, previously mounted, second note in PMG holder 63 EPQ choice uncirculated, with printer's annotation (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

East Caribbean Currency Authority, specimen $100 (2), ND (1965, 1974), prefix A1, black, map of Caribbean at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signatures Thomas, Kelsick, Armour and Hughes, second note signatures LeBlanc, Cummings, Walling and Jacobs,(Pick 16s, 16fs, TBB B104s, B104c10s), perforated, both in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc, first note rare signature combination (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Egypt, £10, 8 January 1915, serial number X/4 048820, brown and multicoloured, street scene at left with the Mosque of Qayetbay, Rowlatt signature,(Pick 14, Hanafy M3), in PMG holder 20 very fine, split repairs, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Egypt, £5 (3), 2 November 1933, 14 October 1935, 8 September 1936, serial numbers M/28 096620, M/31 056544 and M/34 046546,violet, green and orange, bank head office at centre, all Cook signature, reverse orange, green, red and blue, well at centre, value at left and right(Pick 19b), first, tape repair low right corner, fine, second, tears in margin, pinholes, very good, third, graffiti low margin, lightly pressed, good fine (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Egypt, a selection comprising National Bank, 5 pounds (2), 1945, green, Nixon signature, National bank 10 pounds, 1945, purple and orange-brown, £1, 1950, blue, Farouk at right, 25 piastres, 1957, green, £1 (2), 1957, 1966, blue and £5 (2), 1958, green and £10 (3), 1958, 1959, 1960, red, all Tutankhamen at right(Pick 19c, 23b, 24a, 28, 30, 31, 32), generally very fine, several better, the 10 pounds 1945 about uncirculated (12)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Salvadoreno, El Salvador, colour trial 1 Colon, ND (1920), brown on green underprint, seated woman with sheaf and wheel at centre, reverse, green, Columbus at centre,(Pick S211ct), in PMG holder 64 Choice UNC, perforated, red SPECIMEN WATERLOW & SONS LTD overprint, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Central de Reserva de El Salvador, specimen 1, 2, 5, 10 & 25 colones, 1962/3, all dark grey on multicolour underprint, 1 and 25 feature Central Bank and Fifth of November Dam at centre, 2 and 5 feature agricultural scenes while 10 with portrait of Manuel José Acre, Christopher Columbus at centre of all reverses,(Pick 100s-104s, TBB BCR B27-31), 1 and 10 colones uncirculated, others about uncirculated, an appealing complete set (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) State Bank of Ethiopia, $5, $10 (2), 1945, prefix AD, AL dark grey with pale pink panels top left and right, Emperor Haile Selassie at left and $5 signature of Blowers, $10 signature of Rozell(Pick 13a, 14c, TBB B202a, B203b), $5 in PMG holder 58 EPQ CHOIC ABOUT UNC, $10 extremely fine and fine respectively (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) State Bank of Ethiopia, Uniface Obverse Colour Trial Specimen $100, ND (1945), no serial numbers, mauve, Emperor Haile Selassie at left, the Imperial Palace at centre(Pick 16ct, TBB B206ct), in PMG holder, 53 About Uncirculated, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Ethiopia, complete set of specimens of the 1966 series, 1, 5, 10, 50 and 100 dollars, $1 green, 5 orange, 10 red and 50 blue, all on multicolour underprint, 100 multicoloured, all with Emperor Hailie Selassie at right and Lion of Judah at reverse(Pick 25s - 29s, TBB B301as2 - B305as2), some very minor evidence of counting including a light corner fold on $1, otherwise uncirculated, $50 and $100 in PMG holders, 67 and 66 EPQ and a very high grade set thus (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Ethiopia, a complete set of specimens of 1976 issue, 1, 5, 10, 50 & 100 birr, green, orange, pink, blue and multicolour in ascending order of denomination, all with multicolour underprint, cultural, scientific and agricultural scenes at obverses and reverses(Pick 30s-34s, TBB B306as1 - 310bs), 1 and 5 birr with light counting folds at right, possibly from issue, otherwise uncirculated, the rest uncirculated (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Monetary Authority of Fiji, specimen 50 cents, ND (1974), prefix A/5, green on light pink underprint, arms at top centre, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature Barnes and Earland,(Pick 70s1, TBB B401as), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR oval overprints, in PMG holder 68 EPQ superb gem unc, only exist in specimen form, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Monetary Authority of Fiji, a set of specimen from the 1974 issue, including $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, prefixes B/1, B/2, A/4, A/5, A/3, brown, green, orange, purple and blue respectively, all with Queen Elizabeth II at right, all signature Barnes and Tomkins,(Pick 71s2, 72s8, 73s8, 74s8, 75s6, TBB B402bs, B403cs, B404cs, B405cs, B406cs), perforated, in PMG holders 66 EPQ gem uncirculated to 67 EPQ superb gem unc (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Monetary Authority of Fiji, a group of specimen from the 1982-83 issue, including $2, $5, $10, $20, prefixes C/6, B/1, B/4, B/3, green, orange, purple and blue respectively, Queen Elizabeth II at right, all signature Barnes and Siwatibau,(Pick 82s, 83s, 84s, 85s, TBB B413s, B414s, B415s, B416s), perforated, in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc, 65 EPQ gem uncirculated, 58 EPQ choice about unc, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France, Domaines Nationaux, 50 Sols, 23 May 1973, serie 2989, also a Ville de Saint-Omer, 100 francs, 1940 and a French Pacific Territories, 1000 francs, ND (1996),(Pick A70b, 2h), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc, 64 choice uncirculated, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Forces Françaises en Méditerranée Orientale, Suez Crisis, 50 francs, ND (1956), serial number B.2 47500, blue and multicolour, Mercury at left, value in red top left and right, reverse, maiden reclining at left, value in blue at top left and right,(Pick M16), black overprints, in PMG holder 55 about uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Forces Françaises en Méditerranée Orientale, Suez Crisis, 100 francs, ND (1956), serial number F.1 02107, brown, Mercury at left, value in red top left and right, reverse brown, maiden reclining at left, value in blue at top left and right,(Pick M17), black overprints, in PMG holder 35 choice very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Caisse Centrale De La France Libre, French Equatorial Africa, 1000 Francs, 2 December 1941, serial number TA513433, dark blue on multicolour, phoenix at centre rising from flames, denomination on both sides, reverse denomination and text at centre, flanked by two contrasting scenes of the same farmland scenery,(Pick 14a), in PMG holder 25 Very Fine (Ink) (Lin Zhan Wei Collection)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Institut d'Emission des estats du Cambodge du Laos et du Vietnam, French Indo-China, specimen 10 piastres (3), ND (1953), red on yellow, all with Cusin signature, Cambodia issues with Sann signature, Laos issues with Huong signature, Vietnam issues with Tri signature,(Pick 96as, 102s, 107s), all in PMG holders 65-66 EPQ gem uncirculated (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Institut d'Emission des estats du Cambodge du Laos et du Vietnam, French Indo-China, specimen 1 piastre (3), ND (1954), blue and green, trees at centre, all with Cusin signature, Cambodia issues with Sann signature, Laos issues with Huong signature, Vietnam issues with Tri signature,(Pick 94s, 100s, 105s), all in PMG holders 66 EPQ gem uncirculated (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque des États de l’Afrique Centrale, Gabon, Specimen 500 francs, 1st January 1985, serial number W.02 000000, orange and brown, carved wooden ancestral figure with offering bowl on head at left centre, reverse, seated man carving mask at centre left(Pick 8s, TBB B207), in PMG holder, pinholes, 64 Choice UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia Currency Board, a selection of printer archival photographs for a proposed issue of notes, ND (ca 1963/1964) and comprising obverse and reverse 10 shillings (2 pairs), 20 shillings, £1 (2 pairs) and £5 (2 pairs), all are similar but not identical to the issued series, also an obverse and reverse £5 photograph with printers date annotation '9.3.70'(Pick 1, 2, 3 for similar, TBB B101, 102, 103 for similar), all are backed on card, and are in excellent condition (16)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Ghana, specimen £1000, 1 July 1958, prefix A/1, black and white, Bank of Ghana building at lower right, reverse, denomination and ornate guilloche,(Pick 4s, TBB B104s), in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Gibraltar, specimen £1 (3), 1965, 1971, 1975, £5, 1965, green and brown respectively, Rock of Gibraltar at lower centre, £1 signature Davis, Mackay, Collings respectively, £5, signature Davis,(Pick 18as, bs, cs, 19bs, TBB B116s, B117s), all in PMG holders 66 EPQ gem uncirculated to 67 EPQ superb gem unc (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of Gibraltar, specimen £1 (2), 1975, 1979, £10, 1975, £10, 1979, red, blue and orange respectively, Queen Elizabeth II at right,(Pick 20as, bs, 22as, 23bs, TBB B118as, bs, B120as, B121bs), all in PMG holders 66-67 EPQ gem uncirculated to superb gem unc, £10 and £20 with printer's annotations (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Guatemala, 1/2, 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 & 100 quetzales specimens, 1964 issue, various colours, all with flying quetzal bird and denomination at centre, guilloche borders and various historical and cultural scenes at obverses and reverses, diagonal SPECIMEN print and DLR ovals, all thrice hole-punched except 5 quetzales(Pick 51-57, TBB BDG B), a pleasing and complete set of good about uncirculated (1/2, 5, 10, 20) to uncirculated (1, 50, 100) notes, minor mounting traces 10 & 20 quetzales, a complete set in this condition scarce (7)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information...

Banco de Guatemala, 1/2, 1, 20, 50 & 100 quetzales specimens, 1964 issue, various colours, all with flying quetzal bird and denomination at centre, guilloche borders and various historical and cultural scenes at obverses and reverses, diagonal SPECIMEN print and DLR ovals, all thrice hole-punched(Pick 51, 52, 55-57, TBB BDG B), a partial set of mostly uncirculated notes, 1/2 quetzal good extremely fine, mounting traces 1/2, 1, 20, minor printers' annotations 1/2, 20, 100 (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Guyana, two sets of specimen from the 1965 issues, including $1 (2), prefix A/42, A/84, $5 (2), prefix A/11, A/23, $10 (2), prefix A/4, A/13, $20 (2), prefix A/9, A/28, red, green, brown and purple respectively, Kaieteur Falls at right, first set signatures D'Andrade and Hope, second set signatures Matthews and Hoyte,(Pick 21s-24s, TBB B101s-B104s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, red DLR overprint stamps, uncirculated (8)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Nationale de la Republique D'Haiti, a set of specimen from the 'Eighth Issue' Ca. 1967, including 1 gourde, brown on multicolour, Citadel rampart at centre, 5 gourdes, orange, women harvesting coffee at left, 10 gourdes, green on multicolour, coffee plant at centre, 50 gourdes, olive green on multicolour, cotton boll at centre, 100 gourdes, purple, farm workers at left,(Pick 190s, 192s, 193s, 194s, 195s), 5 gourdes with top left corner fold, good extremely fine, 50 gourdes with printers annotation, remaining notes about uncirculated to uncirculated, rare (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s...

Banque de la Republique d'Haiti, a set of specimens from the 'Ninth Issue', 1979, including 1 gourde (2), prefix DK, DR, olive on multicolour, President Dr. Duvalier at centre, 2 gourdes, prefix DG, blue, President Dr. Duvalier at centre, 5 gourdes, prefix DG, orange, President Dr. Duvalier at centre at left, also 25 gourdes, L.1973, prefix DA, violet, Jean-Claude Duvalier at left, and a 1 gourde, L.1979 (1984), prefix AA, olive, President Dr. Duvalier at centre,(Pick 196s, 197s, 198s, 218s, 239s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, red DLR oval overprint stamps at two corners, about uncircu...

(x) Government of India, 50 rupees, K (Karachi), 28 July 1920, serial number GD/33 05885 uniface, black on pink underprint, value at centre and eight language panels, signature Denning,(Pick A15m, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 2A.4.3E.3), in PMG holder 20 very fine, paper maker's notch, stained, splits, previously unseen in auctions, extremely rare. The following three notes are from an important Indian collection.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of India, 50 rupees, L (Lahore), 3 July 1922, radar serial number EE28 87678, uniface, black on pink underprint, value at centre and eight language panels, signature Denning,(Pick A15o, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 2A.4.3D.3), fine, stained, splits, previously unseen in auctions, special radar number serial, extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of India, 50 rupees, A (Cawnpore), 30 April 1919, serial number 82199, uniface, black on pink underprint, value at centre and eight language panels, signature Denning,(Pick A15j, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 2A.4.3F.2), fine, with some splits at margins, paper maker's notch at right, previously unseen in auctions, extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of India, 100 rupees, Cawnpore, ND (1925), serial number S54 881079, purple, lilac and green, crowned bust of George V at right, signature Taylor at lower right, values at upper right and lower left corners, reverse, green and lilac,(Pick 10j, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 3.10.2 E), in PCGS Currency holder 40 extremely fine, the highest grade offered in auction at the time of cataloguing, rare branch issue, lovely example!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of India, 1000 rupees, Bombay, 20 February 1914, serial number ZB/95 23200, black and white with value in green underprint ow centre and a green oval panel top left and right, also in grey panel top left and right, signature of Carson low right(Pick A19Af, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 2A.7.2D.7), in PMG holder 25 VERY FINE, annotation on reverse, small worm hole low left. A very rare signatureSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of India, 50 Rupees, Bombay, ND (1930), serial number V/5 005191, first issue, lilac and pale green, crowned bust of George V at right, Denning signature, values in each corner, reverse, purple, value at centre, purple stamp at right,(Pick 9a, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 3.9.1A), in PMG holder 20 Very Fine (Ink), a very rare type note with Denning signature, missing from most major collections, and at the time of cataloguing no examples listed on Track and Price for this type. Truly a rare find!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more inform...

(x) Reserve Bank of India, 1000 rupees, Bombay, ND (1937), serial number A/3 679760, lilac, violet and green, King George VI at right, value at centre and four corners, signature Taylor, reverse, mountains,(Pick 21a, Razack-Jhunjhunwalla 4.8.1A), in PMG holder 40 extremely fine, staple holes at issue, above average condition for type, a lovely exampleSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 500 Rupiah, 1952, serial number XZ 012345 XZ 067890, green and brown, friese at centre flanked by value, reverse red, green and brown, friese at bottom and centre right,(Pick 47s), red SPECIMEN overprint, 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 Indonesia, specimen 1000 Rupiah 1952, serial number XZ 012345 XZ 067890, green and blue, stylized tree, Hindu doddess with headdress at right, value top left and low right, Prawirenegara and Kasoeman signatures, reverse red-brown and green and blue, ornate background detail, value in field,(Pick 48s, LNZ B507s), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 1000 rupiah, 1968, brown and orange, General Raden Sudirman at left, arms at top centre, reverse, Petro-chemical plan at right, signature Prawiro and Martokoesoemo,(Pick 110s, TBB B564s), in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 5000 rupiah, 1968, blue and purple, General Raden Sudirman at left, arms at top centre, reverse, Cement plant at right, signature Prawiro and Martokoesoemo,(Pick 111s, TBB B565s), in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 10000 rupiah, 1968, red and purple, General Raden Sudirman at left, arms at top centre, reverse, tin mine at right, signature Prawiro and Martokoesoemo,(Pick 112s, TBB B566s), in PMG holder 64 EPQ choice uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank Indonesia, specimen 5000 rupiah, ND (1975), brown, arms at top left corner, Prince Diponegoro at right, reverse, boats, signature Prawiro and Martokoesoemo,(Pick 113As, TBB B570as1), in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculated, unissued and very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Iraq, 1 dinar, law of 1947 (1950), serial number P 952966, blue, pale green and pale orange, King Faisal II as a youth at right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse blue, statue of King Faisal I on horseback at centre(Pick 29a, TBB B203a), in PMG holder 35 CHOICE VERY FINESubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Iraq, 10 dinars, law of 1947 (1950), serial number B 493769, purple and multicoloured, King Faisal II as a youth at right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse purple, statue of a winged bull from the palace at Khorsabad(Pick 31a, TBB B205a), almost very fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Iraq, second issue, 1/4 dinar, law of 1947 (1950), serial number K 908003, green and pale orange and lilac, King Faisal II as a youth at right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse green, palm trees, bank title and value(Pick 32a, TBB B206a), almost very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Iraq, second issue, 1 dinar, law of 1947 (1950), serial number Z 947945, blue, pale green and pale orange, King Faisal II as a youth at right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse blue, statue of King Faisal I on horseback at centre(Pick 34a, TBB B208a), in PMG holder 40 EXTREMELY FINE, scarce in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Iraq, third issue, 1/4 dinar, law of 1947 (1950), serial number U 523924, green and pale orange and lilac, King Faisal II as a young man at right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse green, palm trees, bank title and value(Pick 37a, TBB B211a), fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Iraq, third issue, 1/4 dinar, law of 1947 (1950), serial number G/1 913576, green and pale orange and lilac, King Faisal II as a young man at right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse green, palm trees, bank title and value(Pick 37b, TBB B211b), almost very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Iraq, third issue, 1/4 dinar, law of 1947 (1950), serial number H/1 203726, green and pale orange and lilac, King Faisal II as a young man at right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse green, palm trees, bank title and value(Pick 37b, TBB B211b), very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Iraq, second issue, ¼ dinar, Law of 1947, serial number 1/D 105762, green on multicoloured underprint, portrait of adolescent King Faisal II at right facing to the left, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse palm trees at centre, denomination in decorated circle at left(Pick 46a, TBB B303a), fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Iraq, second issue, 5 dinars, law of 1947, serial number 1/A 601178, red and multicoloured, King Faisal II at right facing to left, value at left and right, signature of Abdul Ilah Hafudh low centre, reverse red and white, King Hammurabi receiving the scrolls from the Sun God, Shamash, value at left and at each corner(Pick 49a, TBB B306a), in PMG holder 35 CHOICE VERY FINE, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Provincial Bank of Ireland Limited, Northern Ireland specimen £1, £5, £10, 1978, 1981, green, purple and brown respectively, signature Hollway,(Pick 247bs, 248bs, 249bs, PMI PR102, 104, 106), all in PMG holders 66 EPQ gem uncirculated to 67 EPQ superb gem unc (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Currency Board, second issue, 500 Fils, Law of 1949 (1952), red serial number B/A 818424, lilac and pale green, landscape with irrigation system, signatures of Anestas Haqnaneyah and Baha Al-Din Toukan, reverse, lilac, cattle(Pick 5Aa, TBB B106a), in PMG holder 35 EPQ CHOICE VERY FINE, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Currency Board, second issue, 500 Fils, Law of 1949 (1952), red serial number B/C 913724, lilac and pale green, landscape with irrigation system, signatures of Ez-Eldin Al Mufti and Sulaiman Sukar, reverse, lilac, cattle(Pick 5Ac, TBB B106c), in PMG holder 53 EPQ ABOUT UNCIRCULATED, rare in this gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Currency Board second issue, 500 Fils, Law of 1949 (1952), red serial number B/C 081941 lilac and pale green, landscape with irrigation system, signatures of Hashim Al Jayoosi and Sulaiman Sukar, reverse, lilac, cattle(Pick 5Ab, TBB B106b), pen annotation at left, almost very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Currency Board second issue, 500 Fils, Law of 1949 (1952), red serial number B/D 616475, lilac and pale green, landscape with irrigation system, signatures of Ez-Eldin Al Mufti and Sulaiman Sukar, reverse, lilac, cattle(Pick 5Ac, TBB B106c), fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Currency Board second issue, 10 dinars, Law of 1949 (1952), red serial number B/A 458814, blue, white and very pale orange, King Hussein at right, signatures of Anestas Hananeyah and Baha Al-Din Toukan, reverse, blue and white, the Treasury at Petra(Pick 8a, TBB B109a), in PMG holder 35 CHOICE VERY FINE, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Currency Board second issue, 10 dinars, Law of 1949 (1952), red serial number BA 219183, blue, white and very pale orange, King Hussein at right, signatures of Anestas Hananeyah and Baha Al-Din Toukan, reverse, blue and white, the Treasury at Petra(Pick 8a, TBB B109a), in PMG holder 30 VERY FINESubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Central Bank, first issue, 500 fils, 1 dinar, law of 1959, brown and green respectively, King Hussein at left, both signatures of Al Mufti and Al Salem,(Pick 9a, 10a, TBB B201a, 202a), very fine (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Central Bank, first issue, 1 dinar, law of 1959, serial number xi 1384723, green and multicoloured, King Hussein at left, signatures of Al Mufti and Al Salem, reverse green, the Dome of the Rock at centre(Pick 10a, TBB B202a), in PMG holder 58 EPQ ABOUT UNCIRCUATD, a scarce prefixSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Central Bank, first issue, 5 dinars, law of 1959, serial number ii 339725, red and multicoloured, King Hussein at left, signatures of Al Mufti and Al Salem, reverse red, the Treasury at Petra(Pick 11a, TBB B203a), very fine and a small error on the last digit of upper serial numberSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Central Bank, First issue, 1/2 dinar (2), 1 dinar (2), 5 dinar, 1959, brown, green and red respectively, all with King Hussein at left, 1/2 dinar and 1 dinar signature Shafik and Al Nabulsi, 5 dinars signature Al Majali and Al Salem,(Pick 11a, 13c, 14b, TBB B203b, B205c, B206b), 1/2 dinar very fine and uncirculated, 1 dinar uncirculated, 5 dinars about uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Central Bank, First issue, 1/2 dinar (2), 1 dinar (2), 5 dinar, 1959, brown, green and red respectively, all with King Hussein at left, 1/2 dinar and 1 dinar signature Shafik and Al Nabulsi, 5 dinars signature Al Majali and Al Salem,(Pick 11a, 13c, 14b, TBB B203b, B205c, B206b), 5 dinars very fine, others uncirculated (5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Jordan, specimen 1/2 dinar, ND (1959), prefix ZA, brown, King Hussein at left, reverse, columns at Jerash, signature Shafik and Nabulsi,(Pick 13cs, TBB B205cs), perforated, black SPECIMEN overprint, black DLR oval overprints at two corners, in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Jordan, a set of the 1977-85 'Second Series' colour trials, including 1/2 dinar, blue and orange, columns at Jerash at reverse, 1 dinar, red, Dome of the Rock at reverse, 5 dinars, brown and purple, scene at Petra at reverse, 10 dinars, gree, reverse, Amphitheatre in Jerash,(Pick 17ccts, 18acts, 19bcts, 20cts, TBB B213.1, B213.3, B213.5, B213.7), all in PMG holders 66 EPQ gem uncirculated to 67 EPQ superb gem unc, rare (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Jordan, a set of specimen from the 1975-88 'Second Series', including 1/2 dinar, brown, signature Massadeh and Al Nabulsi, reverse, columns at Jerash, 1 dinar, green, signature Massadeh and Al Nabulsi, reverse, Dome of the Rock, 5 dinars, red, signature Massadeh and Al Nabulsi, reverse, Petra, 10 dinars, purple, signature Massadeh and Al Nabulsi, reverse, amphitheater in Amman, 20 dinars, brown/green, signature Al Dabbas and Al Nabulsi, reverse, Power station in Zerqa, 50 dinars, blue, signature Al Dabbas and Al Nabulsi, reverse, Power station,(Pick 17s1, 18s1, 19s1, 20s1, 21s1...

(x) The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Central Bank, second issue, 1/2, 1 (2), 5, 10 and 20 (2) dinars, ND (1975-), brown, green, red, violet, green-brown respectively, all King Hussein at left, signatures 16, 15, 19, 19, 19, 18, 15 respectively(Pick 17c, 18a, 18f, 19d, 20d, 21d, 22b), about uncirculated to uncirculated (7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Jordan, a group of notes comprising, 20 dinars, 1988, a set of the 1992 third series issue, ½, , 1, 5, 10, 20 all 1992, 1/2 dinar, 1997, 1 dinar (2), 1997, 2002, 5 dinars, 1997, 10 dinars, 1996, 25 dinars, 1995, 50 dinars, 1999, 1 dinar, 2002(Pick 21, 23-27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33 TBB 213, 215-219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 220, 228), A good variety of notes. Mixed grades, largely good extremely fine (13)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Kuwait, colour trial specimen 1/4 dinar, L.1968 (1994), prefix AE/28, brown and multicolour, arms at left, reverse, children playing, signature Al-Sabah and al-Rodhan,(Pick 23cts, TBB B223cts), minor mounting remnants on back at right, perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprints at two corners, in PCGS Currency holder 64 apparent very choice new, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Kuwait, colour trial specimen 1/2 dinar, L.1968 (1994), prefix BE/16, green and multicolour, arms at left, reverse, children playing, signature Al-Sabah and al-Rodhan,(Pick 24cts, TBB B224cts), mounting remnants on back at right, perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprint at two corners, in PCGS Currency holder 64 apparent very choice newSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque de Syrie et du Liban, a composite essay on board for a proposed issue of 50 livres, 1952, zero serial numbers, brown, pale blue and green, landscape with bay and city left centre (the bay of Jounieh?), manuscript signature at right(Pick unrecorded, Ayoub p.154 for similar), a lovely essay and without doubt the model for the rare 50 livres of 1952, uniqueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque du Liban, specimen 10, 25 and 50 livres, 1971-78, 10 livres, purple, ruins in Anjar, reverse, Pigeon Rocks in Beirut, 25 livres, brown, remains in port of Saida, reverse, 17th century ruins of Mseilha Fort in Batroun, 50 livres, black, Roman Temple of Bacchus in Baalbek, reverse, Citadel of Tripoli,(Pick 63cs, 64bs, 65bs, TBB B503s, B504s, B505s), in PMG holder 65 EPQ gem uncirculated, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated and 67 EPQ superb gem unc respectively (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque du Liban, specimen 100 livres, 1977, 250 livres, 1978, 100 livres, blue, Beiteddine Palace at centre, reverse, Cedar tree, 250 livres, green, Tyre Necropolis at centre, reverse, ruins of Farqa,(Pick 66bs, 67as, TBB B507gs, B509as), perforated, both in PMG holders 66 EPQ gem uncirculated (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Military Authority in Tripolitania, 2 lire, ND (1943), blue-green, arms at centre(Pick M2a, TBB B202a), in PCGS holder 55 CHOICE ABOUT NEWSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Military Authority in Tripolitania, 500 lire, ND (1943), serial number 03T 180720, green and blue, arms at centre(Pick M7a, TBB B207a), repaired, in PMG holder 30 VERY FINE and a rare noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Military Authority in Tripolitania, 1000 lire, ND (1943), serial number 41T 027386, blue and brown, arms at centre(Pick M8a, TBB B208a), in PMG holder 25 VERY FINE and a very rare noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kingdom of Libya, 5 pounds, 1952, serial number B/1 291463, green, pale lilac and pink, King Idris at left, bush low centre(Pick 17, TBB B106), ink number on reverse, in PMG holder 30 and a rare type noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kingdom of Libya, 10 pounds, 1952, serial number A/1 195273, brown, mauve and pale orange, King Idris at left, bushes low centre, palm tree at right, reverse brown, bank title and value(Pick 18, TBB B107), in PMG holder 30 VERY FINE, a very rare type noteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) National Bank of Libya, 1/2 pound, 1 pound, 1959, 1962, prefix D/5, C/10, purple and blue respectively, arms at left, wheat ear, jolbann plant and palm tree in field, both signature of Al Bennani(Pick 19b, 20b, TBB B301b, B302b), 1/2 pound about very fine, 1 pound in PMG holder 30 EPQ VERY FINE (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Malaya, 50 dollars, 1 January 1942, serial number A/11 76411, blue, King George VI at right, signature Weisberg,(Pick 14, TBB B115, Tan M14, KNB 14a), in PMG holder 30 very fine, ink. A pleasing example of this iconic banknote.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque de la Republique du Mali, a set of specimen from the 1960 Second Issues, including 50 francs, purple, 100 francs, brown, 500 francs, green, 1000 francs, blue, 5000 francs, red, all with President Modibo Keita at right,(Pick 6s, 7s, 8s, 9s, 10s, TBB B106s, B107s, B108s, B109s, B110s), perforated, all in PMG holders 64 EPQ choice about unc to 67 EPQ superb gem unc (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Centrale de Mauritanie, specimen 100, 200 and 1000 ouguiya, 1977, prefix A, 100 ouguiya, blue, man at left, two women preparing tea at centre, reverse, man carrying log at left, man holding fish at centre, 200 ouguiya, violet, President Moktar Ould Daddah at left, people with camel at centre, reverse, two gazelles at centre, 1000 ouguiya, green, woman at left, people at water well at centre, reverse, mine shaft at centre,(Pick 3As, 3Bs, 3Cs, TBB B108s, B109s, B110s), perforated, about uncirculated to uncirculated. These designs were never issued. (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium...

(x) Government of Mauritius, 10 rupees, 1 July 1928, serial number A535978, black on light maroon, arms at top centre, two printed signatures,(Pick 17), in PMG holder 25 very fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque d'Etat du Maroc, Morocco, specimen 500 francs, 29 May 1951, prefix A41 brown, bank headquarters building at centre, equestrian statue of Hubert Lyautey at right, reverse, Hassan Tower centre,(Pick 45As, TBB B233s1), in PMG holder 58 EPQ choice about unc, unissued designs and only exist in specimens, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque d'Etat du Maroc, Morocco, specimen 500 francs, 29 May 1951, prefix A1 brown, view of Medina of Marrakech at centre, reverse, Roman ruins of Volubilis,(Pick 45Bs, TBB B234s1), in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculated, unissued designs and only exist in specimens, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque d'Etat du Maroc, Morocco, specimen 1000 francs, 29 May 1951, prefix A1 green, Kasbah at centre, reverse, city view,(Pick 46As, TBB B235s1), in PMG holder 62 uncirculated, previously mounted, unissued designs and only exist in specimens, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque du Maroc, a set of specimen from the 1970 issue, including 5 dirhams, prefix A/1, violet, King Hussan II at left, fortress at centre, 10 dirhams, prefix B/1, brown, King Hussan II at left, villa at centre, 50 dirhams, prefix C/1, green, King Hussan II at left, city scene at centre, 100 dirhams, prefix D/1, brown, King Hussan II at left, bank headquarters at centre, signature El Mdaghri and El Alaovi,(Pick 56as, 57as, 58as, 59as, TBB B404as, B405as, B406as, B407as), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprints at two corners, about uncirculated to uncirculated (4)Subject to 20%...

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Mozambique, specimen 2 1/2 escudos, 1 September 1941, prefix A, blue, Francisco de Oliveira Chamiço at left, BNU seal at right, reverse, woman seated at centre, also a specimen 50 escudos, 1958, black on multicolour, E. Costa at right, specimen 100 escudos, red, Aires de Ornelas at right,(Pick 82s, 106s, 107s), in PMG holders 65 EPQ gem uncirculated, 64 choice uncirculated, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated respectively (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands Indies, 2 1/2 gulden, 15 June 1940, serial number CM 0387130, also a Netherlands, 2 1/2 gulden, 1949, serial number 2XA 040476,(Pick 109a, 73), in PMG holders 65 EPQ gem uncirculated, 67 EPQ superb gem unc respectively (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Netherlands New Guinea, 2 1/2 Gulden 8 December 1954, serial number EG 021980, blue and brown, Queen Juliana at right, sicklebill left, reverse blue and green,(Pick 12a), in PMG holder 45 Choice Extremely Fine, a pleasing example for typeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of New Zealand, 10 shillings, 1 October 1917, serial number 745471, blue on multicolour underprint, Maoris at left, two kiwi birds, lake, canoe and volcano at right, two manuscript signatures(Pick S223a), in PMG holder 20 very fine, scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Reserve Bank of New Zealand, a set of specimen from the 1967 issue, including $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $100, prefix 0A, 0A0, 001, A0, AA, G brown, mauve, orange, blue, green and orange respectively, all with Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature Flemming,(Pick 164as, 165as, 166as, 167as, 168as, TBB B110as, B111as, B112as, B113as, B114as, B115as), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, $100 in PMG holders 58 choice about unc, others in PMG holders 64 EPQ choice uncirculated to 66 EPQ gem uncirculated, scarce (6)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condit...

Banco Central de Nicaragua, a set of specimen of the Decreto 25.5.1968, serie B, comprising 1 Cordoba, blue, bank building at centre, 5 Cordobas, green, Nicarao at centre, 10 Cordobas, red, de Larreynaga at centre, 20 Cordobas, orange-brown, Martinez at centre, 50 Cordobas, purple, Jerez at centre, and 100 Cordobas, maroon, Estrada at centre, all with Hernandez Cordoba at reverse,(Pick 115s, 116s, 117s, 118s, 119s, 120s), all perforated, with red or black SPECIMEN overprint, two red or black DLR oval specimen stamps at obverse and reverse, about uncirculated to uncirculated, rare group (6)Subj...

Banco Central de Nicaragua, a set of specimen of the decreto 27.4.1972, serie C, comprising 2 Cordobas, olive-green, bank building at right, 5 Cordobas, green, Nicarao at right, 10 Cordobas, red, Castro at right, 20 Cordobas, orange-brown, Herrera at right, 50 Cordobas, purple, Jerez at right, 100 Cordobas (2), violet, Estrada at right, one with two and three signatures 500 Cordobas, 00000 serial number, black, Dario at right, and 1000 Cordobas, 2 signatures only, brown, Somoza at right,(Pick 121s, 122s, 123s, 124s, 125s, 126s, 127s, 128s), all perforated, with red SPECIMEN overprint, two red...

Banco Central de Nicaragua, a set of specimen of the 1979 first and second issue, serie E, comprising of 50 cordobas, purple, Amador at right, 3 signatures, 100 cordobas, brown, Estrada at right, 2 signatures, 500 cordobas, blue, Dario at right, 2 signatures, 10 cordobas, red, Castro at right, 3 signatures, 20 cordobas, orange, Ordonez at right, 3 signatures, 50 cordobas, purple, Amador at right, 2 signatures, 100 cordobas (2), brown, Estrada at right, 2 and 3 signatures, 500 cordobas (2), green, Dario at right, 2 and 3 signatures, 1000 cordobas (2), blue, Sandino at right, 2 and 3 signatures,...

(x) Central Bank of Nigeria, 10 shillings, 15 September 1958, serial number C/1 382627, green and brown, Niger river at centre, reverse, man sowing crops and mountain at centre, man holding nuts at right,(Pick 3a, TBB B202a), in PMG holder 64 choice uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Nigeria, group of specimens 1 (2), 5 (2) and 10 naira, 1973-1979, 1, 5 and 10 naira of 1973 series all feature Central Bank in Lagos at obverse, 1 naira red-brown and 5 naira blue-green both featuring agricultural industries at reverse, 10 naira purple with Kainji Dam at reverse, 1979 1 and 5 naira red and green respectively with Herbert Macauley and Alhaji Balewa at obverse(Pick 15s, 16s, 17s, 19s & 20s; TBB B214as4, B215as4, B216as3, B217as2 & B218as2) some light evidence of counting otherwise all uncirculated (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information ple...

Central Bank of Nigeria, group of specimens 1 (2), 5 (2) and 10 naira, 1973-1979, 1, 5 and 10 naira of 1973 series all feature Central Bank in Lagos at obverse, 1 naira red-brown and 5 naira blue-green both featuring agricultural industries at reverse, 10 naira purple with Kainji Dam at reverse, 1979 1 and 5 naira red and green respectively with Herbert Macauley and Alhaji Balewa at obverse(Pick 15s, 16s, 17s, 19s & 20s; TBB B214as4, B215as4, B216as3, B217as2 & B218as2) some light evidence of counting including corner fold on 5 naira otherwise all uncirculated (5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s...

(x) Norges Bank, 500 kr 1942, serial number A. 0426262, blue-gray on brown, ornate borders top and bottom with value in corners, president of parliament Christie at left, value at centre and right, reverse blue, red, green and black, Eidsvold building at centre,(Pick 11c), About Very Fine, discolouring and slight paper loss on reverse, pencil annotation on front, but paper still retains good body. A pleasing example of this rare banknoteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Norges Bank, 1000 kr, 1945, serial number A.0077792, Signature G. Meldahl Nielsen, reddish-brown on light brown, ornate borders top and bottom with value in corners, medallion with portrait of President of Parliament Christie at left and naval hero Peder Wessel Tordenskjold at right, value at centre, "GULD" (gold) blocked out with geometric overprint, reverse reddish-brown, Nidaros Dome at centre,(Pick 29a), Choice Fine, pen mark at top margin, a rare two-year issue of the highest denomination to dateSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more info...

(x) Norges Bank, specimen 50 kr, 1951, serial number x 0000000, green, coat of arms top centre backed by sheaves, portrait of author Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson at left, watermark of same at right, reverse harvesting scene by Norwegian painter Hugo Lous Mohr, hole cancelled and with black SPECIMEN overprint diagonally on both sides,(Pick 32s), About Uncirculated, traces of mounting in reverse corners, paper with a hint of yellowing and slightly crinkled as normal for type, only 11-15 examples known outside of public collectionsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premi...

(x) Norges Bank, 500 kr, 1978, serial number A0931715, green on brown and grey-blue, coat of arms and value at centre, mathematician Niels Henrik Abel at left, reverse Oslo University,(Pick 39a), About Uncirculated, one light vertical fold, a beautiful and sought banknoteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Norges Bank, specimen 500 kr 1991, serial number 0000000000, blue on multicolour underprint, value at centre, composer Edvard Grieg at left, reverse 19th century floral painting from Norwegian church, hole punched SPECIMEN twice diagonally,(Pick 44a for type - unlisted as specimen), About Uncirculated with only faint folds around upper edge, possibly from production, traces of mounting reverse edges, a rare high-denomination, no sales listed on Track & PriceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

(x) State Bank of Pakistan, Haj Pilgrim issue, specimen 10 rupees, ND (1950), serial number A/1 000000, green on orange underprint, Shalimar Gardens at centre, reverse green, tombs near Thatta, black Haj overprint on obverse, red SPECIMEN overprint(Pick R2s, TBB B202as), in PMG holder 64 choice uncirculated, very rare as a specimenSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

State Bank of Pakistan, specimen 10 rupees, ND (1972-75), prefix DA, green on pink underprint, Mohammed Ali Jinnah at left, reverse, Shalimar Gardens in Lahore,(Pick 21bs, TBB B211bs), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

State Bank of Pakistan, specimen 100 rupees, ND (1976-84), red and orange, Mohammed Ali Jinnah at right, reverse, Islamia College University in Peshawar,(Pick 31s, TBB B217as), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Palestine Currency Board, £10, 1 January 1944, red serial number C388093 blue and pale green, the White Tower, Ramleh, at left, value in pale brown guilloche at centre, value at each corner, four printed signatures of the Members of the Palestine Currency Board, Sir Percy Ezechiel, Sydney Caine, E.B.Boyd, and R.N.Kershaw low centre, reverse blue, the Citadel of Jerusalem with the Tower of David at centre, value at left and right and low centre,(Pick 9d, TBB 104d, Dabbah p.193), stains at lower left and right, in PMG holder 40 Extremely Fine, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in additio...

Banco Central de Reserva del Peru, a set of the 1969 issue specimens, including 5 Soles de Oro, 1971, prefix J199, green, artifacts at left, Pachacuti at right, 10 Soles de Oro, 1971, perfix I236, red, building at left, Inca Garcilaso de la Vega at right, 50 Soles de Oro, 1970, prefix H80, blue, workers at left, Tupac Amaru II at right, 100 Soles de Oro, 1970, prefix G57, black, workers at left, Hipolito Unanue at right, 200 Soles de Oro, 1974, prefix Q22, purple, fishermen at left, Ramón Castilla at right, 500 Soles de Oro, 1970, prefix L29, brown, builders at left, Nicolas de Pierola at righ...

Banco Central de Reserva del Peru, a set of the 1969 issue specimens, including 5 Soles de Oro, 1974, prefix J264, green, artifacts at left, Pachacuti at right, 10 Soles de Oro, 1974, perfix I366, red, building at left, Inca Garcilaso de la Vega at right, 50 Soles de Oro, 1974, prefix H125, blue, workers at left, Tupac Amaru II at right, 100 Soles de Oro, 1974, prefix G107, black, workers at left, Hipolito Unanue at right, 200 Soles de Oro, 1974, prefix Q22, purple, fishermen at left, Ramón Castilla at right, 500 Soles de Oro, 1974, prefix L76, brown, builders at left, Nicolas de Pierola at ri...

Banco Central de Reserva del Peru, a group of specimen from 1977-81, including 50 Soles de Oro, 1977, 500 Soles de Oro, 1982, 1000 Soles de Oro (2), 5000 Soles de Oro, 1979, 10000 Soles de Oro, 1979, 1981,(Pick 113, 115, 118s, 119s, 120s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR oval overprints at two corners, good extremely fine to about uncirculated (7)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Europe, Possibly Poland, uniface hand painted essay of proposed issue featuring central or Eastern European church, possibly Wawel Cathedral in Krakow, green borders with various sketched '100' denominations, church with towers at centre,traces of tape at reverse, Hand-painted by Leonard Douglas Fryer (1891-1965) during his time at Waterlow and Sons. Interesting, aesthetically appealing and uniqueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco de Portugal, specimen 5000 escudos (2), ND (1980-76), Ch.1, olive, Sousa at left centre, reverse, Sousa walking at centre,(Pick 182s), red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprint stamps at two corners, uncirculated (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, specimen 30 escudos, 2 January 1959, red and blue, text in five languages, arms at centre, Afonso de Albuquerque at right, reverse, BNU seal at left, man gazing towards ship at sea,(Pick 41s, TBB B330as1), in PMG holder 64 EPQ choice uncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, specimen 60 escudos, 2 January 1959, black on pink underprint, text in five languages, arms at centre, Afonso de Albuquerque at right, reverse, BNU seal at left, man gazing towards ship at sea,(Pick 42s, TBB B331as1), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, specimen 100 escudos, 2 January 1959, blue on pink underprint, text in five languages, arms at centre, Afonso de Albuquerque at right, reverse, BNU seal at left, man gazing towards ship at sea,(Pick 43s, TBB B332as1), 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 Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, specimen 300 escudos, 2 January 1959, purple and green underprint, text in five languages, arms at centre, Afonso de Albuquerque at right, reverse, BNU seal at left, man gazing towards ship at sea,(Pick 44s, TBB B333as1), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, specimen 600 escudos, 2 January 1959, green, text in five languages, arms at centre, Afonso de Albuquerque at right, reverse, BNU seal at left, man gazing towards ship at sea,(Pick 45s, TBB B334as1), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional Ultramarino, Portuguese India, specimen 1000 escudos, 2 January 1959, brown, text in five languages, arms at centre, Afonso de Albuquerque at right, reverse, BNU seal at left, man gazing towards ship at sea,(Pick 46s, TBB B335as1), 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) Qatar Monetary Agency, colour trial 50 riyals, ND (1973-76), zero serial numbers, red, arms at right, signature al-Thani, reverse, off-shore oil rig,(Pick 4cts, TBB B104cts), perforated, in PCGS Currency holder 58 PPQ choice about new, extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, colour trial 100 riyals, ND (1973), zero serial numbers, green and orange, arms at right, signature al-Thani, reverse, Ministry of Finance building at left,(Pick 5cts, TBB B105cts), perforated, in PCGS Currency holder 63 PPQ choice new, extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, colour trial 500 riyals, ND (1973), zero serial numbers, purple and teal, arms at right, signature al-Thani, reverse, Mosque of the Sheikhs at left,(Pick 6cts, TBB B106cts), perforated, in PCGS Currency holder 66 PPQ gem new, extremely rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, specimen 1 riyal, 1981, brown, arms at right, signature al-Thani, reverse, Foreign Ministry building and Mosque of the Sheikhs,(Pick 7s, TBB B107s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, in PCGS Currency holder 66 PPQ gem newSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, specimen 5 riyals, 1981, purple, arms at right, signature al-Thani, reverse, sheep and fields,(Pick 8s, TBB B108s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, in PCGS Currency holder 67 PPQ superb gem newSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, specimen 10 riyals, 1981, green, arms at right, signature al-Thani, reverse, National Museum building,(Pick 9s, TBB B109s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, in PCGS Currency holder 67 superb gem newSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Qatar Monetary Agency, specimen 50 riyals, 1981, blue, arms at right, signature al-Thani, reverse, steel factory scene,(Pick 10s, TBB B110s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, in PCGS Currency holder 68 PPQ superb gem newSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Africa, Rhodesia, a specimen 10 shillings, Durban, ND (1901), pale blue, map of Africa at left, plantation workers at right, red RHODESIA ISSUE vertically at left and right(Pick S106 for type), maroon WATERLOW seal low centre, perforated, about uncirculated and extremely rare. A charming noteSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Russia, State Credit Note, 25 rubles, 1843-65, serial number 4390037, violet on lilac underprint, crowned double headed eagle in shield at top centre, manuscript signatures,(Pick A38), in PMG holder 25 very fine, the highest grade given to this note by PMG, with only one other example, missing from most advanced collections, very rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Russia, State Credit Note, 1 ruble, 1887-94, serial number BB200720, blue on light brown underprint, arms at left, monogram of Czar Alexander III at right, reverse, brown, value at left, arms at centre,(Pick A54), in PMG holder 35 choice very fine, scarce early typeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Russia North Caucasus, Vladikavkaz Railroad Company, 500 Roubles, 1918, serial number A17853, also a Soviet State Treasury Note, 5 rubles, 1938, serial number 067045OD,(Pick S595, 215), in PMG holders 64 choice uncirculated, 64 EPQ choice uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Khorezmian Soviet People's Republic, Russian Central Asia, 1000 rubles, 1920, no serial numbers, red and black on blue silk, values and writing in Arabic and Cyrillic,(Pick S1075), extremely fine, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque d'Emission du Rwanda et du Burundi, specimen 10 francs, 20 francs, 15 September 1960, prefix A, 10 francs, gray and blue, hippo at left, 20 francs, green and pink, crocodile at right, both signature Peigneux and Martin,(Pick 2s, 3s, TBB B102as2, B103as2), perforated, both in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque d'Emission du Rwanda et du Burundi, specimen 500 francs, 15 September 1960, prefix A, brown and pink, rhino at right, signature Peigneux and Martin,(Pick 6s, TBB B106as2), perforated, in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Sarawak, 25 dollars, 1 July 1929, serial number D/1 01,464, blue, palm trees at left, Charles Vyner Brooke at centre, arms at lower centre, reverse, Government building,(Pick 17, TBB B216, Tan K23), four blue "CANCELLED" stamps at obverse and reverse, in PCGS Currency holder 40 PPQ extremely fine, very rare in issued form, exceptional example!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Singapore, Board of Commissioners of Currency, $100, ND (1973), serial number A/3 455378, blue and mauve, orchid at centre, arms at top right, signature Hon Sul Sen, reverse, sail boats at Singapore waterfront,(Pick 6d, TBB B106d), in PMG holder 64 choice uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Singapore, Board of Commissioners of Currency, $500, ND (1972), serial number A/1 675341, green, orchid at centre, reverse, Government building, signature Hon Sul Sen,(Pick 7, TBB B107), in PMG holder 64 choice uncirculated, lovely high grade exampleSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Singapore, Board of Commissioners of Currency, $1000, ND (1967), serial number A/1 024253, mauve, orchid at centre, arms at right, reverse, Victoria Theatre and Empress Place, signature Lim Kim San,(Pick 8a, TBB B108a), in PMG holder 64 choice uncirculated. The highest grade offered in the market on Track and Price at the time of cataloguing. Excellent example!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore an obverse and reverse archival composite essay for a 5 dollars, ND (1974), green, three children at right, arms at centre, bird at top left corner, signature H. S. Sen, reverse, scene in Singapore,(Pick unlisted, Goon unlisted), unlisted design, extremely rare and possibly unique (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Board of Commissioners of Currency, Singapore, an obverse archival composite essay for a 50 dollars, ND (1976), blue, white-rumped shama at left, Singapore city skyline at lower margin, arms at top right,(Pick 13 for type, Tan B-5, Goon unlisted), in PMG holder 65 EPQ gem uncirculated, extremely rare and possibly unique!Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banca Nazionale Somala, Somalia, complete set of specimens for the 1971 issue and set of 1966 issue specimens, 5 (2), 10, 20 (2) & 100 (2) scellini, 5 scellini 1966 red, 1971 dark purple both with Greater Kudu antelope at left and dhow at reverse, 10 scellini 1966 green with cotton flower, 20 and 100 scellini designs same for both issues, the former brown with bananas, the latter blue with symbols of culture(Pick 5s-8s, 13s, 14s & 15s, TBB B105as1, B106s, B107as1, B108bs1 & cs1, B109as1 & cs1), 10 scellini DLR specimen (not present here) also unlisted in TBB possibly never produced, all uncir...

Banco de Espana, 500 Pesetas, 19th February 1946, serial number 1162031, blue on multicolour, Francisco de Vitoria at right,(Pick 132), in PCGS Currency holder 30 Very Fine (repaired tear at bottom, pressed)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Centrale Bank van Suriname, specimen 5 gulden, 2 January 1957, serial number Z012345, blue, woman with fruit basket at right,(Pick 111s, TBB B501s), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculated, rare dateSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Centrale Bank van Suriname, specimen 1000 gulden, 2 January 1957, serial number Z012345, olive green on multicolour underprint, girl with pile of fruit and torch at right, value at low left and right,(Pick 115s, TBB B505s), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holder 68 EPQ superb gem unc, rare dateSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Schweizerische Nationalbank, a colour trial 500 franken, 1 January 1917, no seerrial numbers, green and yellow, orange, girl from Appelzeller in national dress at left, ornate green border, reverse dark green, embroidery scene(Pick 7ct, Richter-Kunzman CH7l colour trial), red SPECIMEN NO VAUE at left and right, blue WATERLOW seal low centre. Good extremely fine and very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Schweizerische Nationalbank, a uniface obverse essay on card for an unadopted 100 Franken, 1 August 1924, zero serial numbers, purple and green on multicolour underprint, William Tell and his son at top centre, value at low centre adn each corner, three printed signatures below, ornate background detail(Pick unlisted), absolutely lovely, unique and unrecordedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de Syrie et du Grand-Liban, engraved reverse colour die-proof, 1920 first issue, heavily engraved in blue, issued colours brown and pink, denomination at left and right and fountain at centre,(Pick 8 for type), annotation lower left and right otherwise good very fine, an appealing piece of engraving. This lot is subject to import restrictions into certain countries. Please enquire with us before buying.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de Syrie et du Grand-Liban, Syria, 1 Livre, 1st November 1930, serial number M.336 042, muted blues and browns, ornate border, Berard and Laferriere signatures, reverse, river and mountains in background, SYRIE on reverse(Pick 34, Djaroueh SY36), very good, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de Syrie et du Liban, Syria, 5 livres, 'SYRIE 1939' overprint, serial number B.38 193, blue and multicolour, drinking horns at right, urn at left, beautifully ornate scroll work around, value at left, Berard and Laferriere signatures, reverse, light blue and multicoloured, view of Ras Beirut, value at each corner and low centre, LIBAN in red top right,(Pick unlisted), overprint on Lebanon Pick 16, heavily repaired, very good, rare nevertheless. This lot is subject to import restrictions into certain countries. Please enquire with us before buying.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in...

Banque de Syrie et du Liban, Syria, Specimen 10 livres, 1947, serial number 0.00 000, pale brown, blue and multicoloured, value in red at right, Busson and Souayal signatures at left, reverse red and blue, the Temple of Mercury at centre, value in red at each corner(Pick 58s, Djaroueh SY107s), purple BILLET SPECIMEN NON REMBOURSABLE hand stamp, punch holes, in PMG holder 55 About Uncirculated, rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banque de Syrie et du Liban, Syria, 100 livres, 1949, serial number B.39 987, pale pink and multicoloured, ornate background detail, green state arms and 'Ministry of Finance' handstamp at top centre, reverse blue and multicoloured, view of Damascus at centre, incense burner at left and right,(Pick 67), about extremely fine. This lot is subject to import restrictions into certain countries. Please enquire with us before buying.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Centrale de Syrie, specimen 25 pounds, 50 pounds, and 100 pounds, 1958 blue, orange, green respectively, all with girl at right with baskets of cotton on her head,(Pick 89s, 90s, 91s, TBB B608as, 609as, 610as), an Enschede printing, red Arabic and English SPECIMEN overprints, 25 pounds in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc, others in PMG holders 65 EPQ gem uncirculated, scarce (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Centrale de Syrie, specimen 500 pounds, 1958, zero serial numbers, brown and blue and mauve, stone head at right, detail from the ruins of Ugarit at centre, El Azem and Trabulsi signatures, reverse grey and grey-green, religious wheel design at centre,(Pick 92s, TBB B611as), first date for type, in PMG holder 65 EPQ gem uncirculated and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Tanzania, a set of specimens from the 1966 issues, including 5 shillings, prefix A, 10 shillings (2), prefixes A, CM, 20 shillings (2), prefixes, A, AK, 100 shillings (2), prefixes L, R, brown, green, blue and red respectively, all with Nyerere at right,(Pick 1s, 2s, 3s, 5s, TBB B101s, B102as, cs, B103as, B105bs), 5 shillings with mounting remnants at reverse, others about uncirculated to uncirculated (7)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bank of Tanzania, a set of specimens from the 1977-78 issues, including 10 shillings (3), prefixes A, CP, FG, 20 shilling (2), prefixes A, EA, 100 shillings (4), prefixes A, W, EX, GD,(Pick 6s, 7s, 8s, TBB B106as, bs, B107as, bs, B108as, cs, ds), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprints, about uncirculated to uncirculated (9)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Falkland Islands, specimen £1 (2), 1967, 1977, prefix E, F, green and blue, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signatures Gleadell and Rowlands respectively,(Pick 8as, 8cs, TBB B213as, B213cs), both in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Falkland Islands, specimen £1, £5, 1974, 1975, prefix E, C, green and blue, green and red respectively, Queen Elizabeth II at right, both signature Rowlands,(Pick 8bs, 9bs, TBB B213bs, B214bs), in PMG holders 68 EPQ superb gem unc, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of The Falkland Islands, 50 pence, 25 September 1969, serial number D12901, brown and gray, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature Gleadell,(Pick 10a, TBB B215a), extremely fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Falkland Islands, specimen 50 pence, £10, 1974, 1982, prefixes D, A, brown and gray, green and orange respectively, both with Queen Elizabeth II at right, both signature Rowlands,(Pick 10bs, 11bs, TBB B215bs, B216bs), perforated, both in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Government of The Falkland Islands, specimen £10 (2), 1975, 1982, prefix A, green and orange, Queen Elizabeth II at right, both signature Rowlands,(Pick 11as, 11bs, TBB B216as, B216bs), first note in PMG holder 50 about uncirculated, printer's annotation, second note in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of The Falkland Islands, £10, 5 June 1975, serial number A07059, green and orange, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature Rowlands,(Pick 11a, TBB B216a), about uncirculated to uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of The Falkland Islands, £1, £5, £20, 1983, 1984, prefix A, red, red and brown respectively, Queen Elizabeth II at right, king penguins at left, arms at lower left, reverse, Government House and Christ Church Cathedral in Stanley,(Pick 12, 13, 15, TBB B217, B218, B221), £20 good extremely fine, £1 and £5 uncirculated (3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Nederlandsche Bank, 300 Gulden, 19 February 1927, serial number AD 030838, green, woman at left,(Pick 41), in PMG holder 25 very fine, the highest graded note on Track and Price is 15 at the time of cataloguing, scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

De Nederlandsche Bank, specimen 10 Gulden, 23 March 1953, serial number 9 XZ 012345 9 XZ 067890, blue, red and green, Hugo de Groot at right, reverse blue, green, pink and olive, scales at left,(Pick 85s), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holder 65 EPQ(*) Gem Uncirculated, rare high gradeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

De Nederlandsche Bank, specimen 25 Gulden, 10 April 1955, serial number 9 XZ 012345 9 XZ 067890, red, orange and brown, Christiaan Huygens at right surrounded by celestial bodies, reverse green, purple, red and brown, also a sample paper with the circular design seen on the 25 gulden,(Pick 87s), in PMG holder 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, also a green presentation folder from printers JEZ, an interesting and rare setSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

De Nederlandsche Bank, specimen 100 Gulden, 2 February 1953, serial number 9 XZ 012345 9 XZ 067890, brown, green and dark red, Erasmus at right, ornate borders left and right, reverse multicoloured,(Pick 88s), red SPECIMEN overprint, in PMG holder 65 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central bank of The Philippines, a set of specimens from the 1949 issues, including 1 peso, Apolinario Mabini at left, reverse, church, signature Marcos and Castillo, 5 pesos, Marcelo H. del Pilar at left, Graciano López Jaena at right, reverse, newspaper, signature Macapagal and Castillo, 10 pesos, Gomburza priests at left, signature Marcos and Licaros, 20 pesos, Andrés Bonifacio at left, Emilio Jacinto at right, signature Marcos and Licaros, 50 pesos, Antonio Luna at left, signature Macapagal and Castillo,(Pick 133gs, 135es, 136fs, 137es, 138ds), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR o...

Central Bank of The Philippines, specimen 100, 200 and 500 pesos, 1949, prefix A, black on yellow, green and black on purple respectively, Tandang Sora, Manuel Luis Quezón and Manuel Acuña Roxas at left respectively, all with bank seal at right, all with signature Quirino and Cuaderno,(Pick 139s, 140s, 141s), 100 and 500 pesos about uncirculated to uncirculated, 200 pesos with mounting remnants, extremely fine, (3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Government of Trinidad and Tobago, consecutive 1 dollar (2), 2 January 1939, consecutive serial numbers 8D 84062/063, blue and yellow, ship and mountain at left, palm tree and ship at right, reverse, arms at centre flanked by values,(Pick 5b, TBB B107b), both in PMG holders 55 about uncirculated (2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, colour trial 10 dollars, 1964, serial number A000000, green, arms at left, Queen Elizabeth II at centre, reverse, Central Bank headquarters,(Pick 28cts, TBB B203cts), small strip of card mounted at the left margin, otherwise uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, 10 dollars, 1964, serial number F167185, brown on multicolour, arms at left, Queen Elizabeth II at centre, signature McLeod,(Pick 28b, TBB B203b), in PMG holder 40 EPQ extremely fine, scarce denominationSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Centrale de Tunisie, a complete set of 1972 issue and partial set of 1973 issue specimens, 1/2 (2), 1 (2) and 5 (2) dinars, President Habib Bourguiba on all obverses accompanied by various architectural scenes including Tunis cityscape and the National Stadium in Tunis, cultural and technological scenes at reverse(Pick 66s-71s, TBB B510-515as2), some minor indications of counting, uncirculated (6)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banque Centrale de Tunisie, a complete set of 1972 issue and partial set of 1973 issue specimens, 1/2 (2), 1 (2) and 5 (2) dinars, President Habib Bourguiba on all obverses accompanied by various architectural scenes including Tunis cityscape and the National Stadium in Tunis, cultural and technological scenes at reverse(Pick 66s-71s, TBB B510-515as2), some minor indications of counting, uncirculated (6)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Turkey, uniface hand painted essay of proposed 5 lira, probably for the 1930 Ataturk and later Inonu issues, green, olive and border lilac, outline and watercolour wash of Roumeli Hissar on the Bosphorous, denomination at lower right and bank title, incorrectly written as "BANK" and amended, upper right, pencil annotation marks in margins,(Pick 131 & TBB B209 for similar), previously mounted, Hand-painted by Leonard Douglas Fryer (1891-1965) during his time at Waterlow and Sons. Very similar to the scene employed for the 500 lira issue eventually printed by De La Rue. This desi...

(x) United Arab Emirates Currency Board, 10 dirhams, ND (1973), serial number 17J 482780, gray and blue, palm, camels, dhow, oil derrick, UAE coast, pearls at left, reverse, Umm al-Qaiwain at centre right,(Pick 3a, TBB B103a), in PMG holder 66 EPQ gem uncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Federal Reverse Note, New York, ERROR $100, 1996, serial number AB 30274687E black on green, Benjamin Franklin at centre, reverse, Independence Hall in Philadelphia,(Pick 503, Fr. 2175-B), in PMG holder 58 EPQ choice about unc, inverted watermark error at top left corner, also security thread is at right as opposed to being on the leftSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Banco Nacional, Uruguay, 50 centesimos, 1887, serial number in blue J 084013, black on pale yellow underprint, girl at centre, arms at left(Pick A89a), very fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Maracaibo, Venezuela specimen 100 bolivares, ND 18-- (c.1987), black on blue underprint, allegorical figures representing agriculture and industry at left and right, two punch-holes and 'SPECIMEN' overprint(Pick S207s), in PMG holder, 53 About Uncirculated, rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Maracaibo, Venezuela, specimen 20 bolivares, ND 19-- (c.1907), black on orange underprint, ship at left and allegorical figure at centre, four-times punched and two 'SPECIMEN' stamps,(Pick S211s), in PMG holder, 53 About Uncirculated, 'Staple Holes in Selvage', rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Maracaibo Compana Anonima, Venezuela, specimen 10 bolivares, ND (1925), black on multicolour underprint, arms at centre, allegorical man and woman left and right, two punch-holes and 'SPECIMEN' overprints(Pick S226s), in PMG holder, 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated,Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Maracaibo, Venezuela, specimen 100 bolivares, ND (1926), black on blue underprint, allegorical figures representing agriculture and industry at left and right, three punch-holes and 'SPECIMEN' overprints(Pick S228s), in PMG holder, 58 EPQ Choice About UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Maracaibo, Venezuela, specimen 500 bolivares, ND (1926), black on yellow and multicolour, arms at lower left and Haidee centre right, two punch-holes lower left and right and 'SPECIMEN' overprints(Pick S229s), in PMG holder, 65 EPQ Gem UncirculatedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Venezolano De Credito, Venezuela, specimen 100 bolivares, ND (1925), black on multicolour underprint, reclining allegorical figure at left, two punch-holes and a 'SPECIMEN' overprint, reverse, allegorical male,(Pick S243s), in PMG holder, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, rare and the highest grade recorded on 'Track & Price' a 62Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Venezuela, specimen 1000 bolivares caracas, ND 18-- (c.1897) black on yellow underprint, Simon Bolivar at centre and horses at left and right, 'SPECIMEN' stamp lower centre,(Pick S275s), in PMG holder, 53 EPQ About Uncirculated, 'Body of Note Unaffected By Issues In Selvage', specimen not listed on 'Track & Price', attractive condition given ageSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco de Venezuela, specimen 1000 bolivares caracas, ND 19-- (c.1926), black on yellow underprint, Simon Bolivar at centre and horses left and right, three punch-holes and 'SPECIMEN' overprints, reverse, orange with arms at centre(Pick S305s), in PMG holder, 58 EPQ Choice About Uncirculated, 'Body of Note Unaffected By Issues In Selvage', pinhole beyond design at left, this the true 'specimen' version unlisted on 'Track & Price' and never issued, notably different from the proof of the same reference, interesting and rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s P...

(x) Banco de Venezuela, specimen 1000 bolivares caracas, ND 19-- (c.1936) green on multicolour guilloche underprint, Simon Bolivar at centre and horses at left and right,(Pick S315s), in PMG holder, 58 EPQ Choice About Uncirculated, 'Body of Note Unaffected By Issues In Selvage', pinhole beyond design at left, specimen not listed on 'Track & Price', a genuine raritySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Banco Central de Venezuela, specimen 500 bolivares, 1940, blue on multicolour underprint, Simon Bolivar 'Libertador' at right, two punch-holes and a 'SPECIMEN' overprint, reverse, arms at right,(Pick 35s), in PMG holder, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, rare and an impressive gradeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Vietnam, South Vietnam, specimen 500 dong, 1000 dong, ND (1970-71), prefix A1, purple, orange and pink respectively, all with bank headquarters at right,(Pick 28s, 29s, TBB B130s, 131s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprints, in PMG holders 66 EPQ, 65 EPQ gem uncirculated respectively (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Vietnam, South Vietnam, specimen 200 dong, 1000 dong, ND (1972), prefix A1, 200 dong, burgundy and blue respectively with green, both with Independence Palace at right, reverse, 200 dong, three deer, 1000 dong, three elephants,(Pick 32s, 34s, TBB B134s, B136s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprints, in PMG holders 55 about uncirculated, 67 EPQ superb gem unc (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Vietnam, South Vietnam, specimen 5000 dong, ND (1975), serial number A1 000000, brown and gold, Independence Hall at right, reverse, leopard,(Pick 35s2, TBB B137as), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

National Bank of Vietnam, South Vietnam, specimen 10000 dong, ND (1975), serial number A1 000000, purple and brown, Independence Palace at right, reverse, water buffalo,(Pick 36s2, TBB B138as), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR overprints, in PMG holder 68 EPQ superb gem uncSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Western Samoa, complete set of 1980 specimens, $2, $5, $10 and $20, all with flag at centre, $2 blue with man making kava bowl, $5 red with child writing, $10 purple with banana-farmer, $20 orange with fisherman(Pick 19s-23s, TBB B401as - B405as), $2, $5 & $10 uncirculated, $20 about uncirculated to uncirculated, an unusual set not recorded on Track and Price and the $20 a rare note in issued form (4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Central Bank of Yemen, specimen 5 rials, 10 rials, ND (1981), red and blue respectively, Dhahr al Dahab and village of Thulla at left respectively, signature Ghani,(Pick 17s, 18s, TBB B109as, B110as), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint, red DLR oval overprints at two corners, uncirculated (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.
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2$520
3Unsold
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5Unsold
6Unsold
7$180
8$210
9$270
10$180
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12$240
13$450
14$700
15$450
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20$270
LotPrice
21$80
22$340
23$700
24Unsold
25$800
26$290
27Unsold
28$850
29$480
30$200
LotPrice
31$950
32$900
33$480
34$380
35$520
36Unsold
37$80
38$1,800
39$850
40$900
41$130
42$6,500
43$575
44$350
45$1,500
46$2,250
47$600
48Unsold
49Unsold
50$700
51$260
52$1,100
53$700
54$500
55$480
56$750
57$850
58$420
59$250
60$190
61$500
62$320
63$210
64$210
65$320
66$270
67$420
68$650
69Unsold
70$650
71$700
72$320
73Unsold
74$600
75$650
76$600
77Unsold
78$350
79$180
80$700
81$850
82$800
83$130
84Unsold
85$290
86$1,100
87$800
88$1,000
89$700
90$230
91$380
92$270
93$15,000
94$11,000
95$9,000
96$5,200
97Unsold
98Unsold
99Unsold
100$700
101$1,100
102$420
103$580
104$600
105$3,000
106$320
107$520
108$210
109$420
110$200
111$210
112$210
113$190
114$650
115$320
116$200
117$580
118$95
119$60
120$420
121$380
122Unsold
123Unsold
124Unsold
125Unsold
126Unsold
127$250
128$3,000
129$1,300
130Unsold
131Unsold
132$1,200
133$1,100
134Unsold
135$320
136$250
137Unsold
138Unsold
139$1,500
140Unsold
141Unsold
142Unsold
143Unsold
144$900
145$950
146Unsold
147$750
148$750
149$650
150$450
151$350
152$1,800
153$550
154$650
155$900
156$150
157$230
158$420
159Unsold
160Unsold
161Unsold
162$650
163Unsold
164$420
165$350
166Unsold
167Unsold
168Unsold
169Unsold
170Unsold
171Unsold
172$230
173$180
174$3,200
175$350
176$250
177$240
178$600
179$650
180$320
181$320
182$400
183$500
184$550
185$650
186$950
187$850
188$4,000
189$4,800
190$5,800
191$600
192$520
193$650
194$750
195$7,500
196Unsold
197Unsold
198$150
199$320
200$480
201$700
202$14,000
203Unsold
204$1,100
205Unsold
206$7,500
207$7,000
208$750
209$140
210$375
211$600
212$4,000
213$2,600
214$1,200
215$450
216$700
217$750
218$1,600
219$1,200
220$580
221$550
222$520
223$200
224$200
225$450
226$650
227$650
228$500
229$210
230$250
231$50
232$320
233$320
234$550
235$620
236$600
237$650
238$500
239$475
240$750
241Unsold
242$1,200
243$1,100
244$1,700
245$800
246$220
247$270
248$12,000