Page 1

Session 4

Proclamation Coins

Wednesday, 23 February 2011 Commencing 2:00 pm

1433

Farthing 1799 (S3779) in NGC holder graded MS64BN, rare this grade Est. $90

1434

Cartwheel Penny 1797 in PCGS holder graded AU58, a lovely highgrade example which is becoming increasingly difficult to locate Est. $600

1435

Cartwheel Twopence 1797 (S3776) gEF with underlying lustre Est. $200

1436

Cartwheel Twopence 1797 (S3776) light reverse scratch in field else an attractive aVF Est. $50

1437

Third Guinea 1797 (S3738) obverse hairline through monarch’s face else lustrous EF Est. $250

1438

Spade Half Guineas 1789, 1798 (S3735) both ex mount, one badly affecting the portrait otherwise VF, the other Fair-Good (2 coins) Est. $250

1439

Spade Guinea 1795 (S3729) ex mount, Poor/Good

GREAT BRITAIN

Australian Shipwrecks

1429

1430

1431

This and the following three lots have been registered by the Western Australian Museum as ‘Historic Shipwreck Relics’ with the designation “ship unknown” however the vendor states that they were purchased in 1968 as Gilt Dragon pieces and the dates suggest this is likely correct Two Reales ND (c.1650) of Mexico, assayer P, VG Est. $125

Four Reales 165- of Mexico, assayer P, Fine Originally purchased by the vendor in 1968 from Adelaide coin dealer Laurie Nugent who stated it was from the wreck of the Gilt Dragon Est. $175

Eight Reales 1653 of Mexico, assayer P, Fine Originally purchased by the vendor in 1968 in Adelaide from Laurie Nugent who stated it was from the wreck of the Gilt Dragon Est. $300

Est. $250

INDIA 1440

Bengal Rupee, Murshidabad type year 19 (KM99) small test cut gVF; together with EIC Rupee AH1198/26 (KM40) in NGC slab graded AU50 (2 coins) Est. $40

MEXICO

1432

Eight Reales 1653E of Potosi with two dates on flan (obverse and reverse), Fine Originally purchased by the vendor in 1968 in Adelaide as a shipwreck coin of the Gilt Dragon Est. $400

Page 66

1441

Philip V (1700-1746) Eight Reales 1736MF (KM103) VG Est. $90

1442

Charles III (1759-1788) Eight Reales 1772FM (KM106.1) edge bruises Fine Est. $75

1443

Charles IV (1788-1808) Eight Reales 1806TH (KM109) gFine Est. $150

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Sale No. 307


Adelaide Pound

Sovereigns SYDNEY MINT TYPE II

1444

Adelaide Pound 1852 type II ex brooch mount else a presentable VF for wear Est. $3,500

1459

1864 gVF

Est. $500

1460

1866 aEF

Est. $500

1461

1866 VF

Est. $400

1462

1866 Fine

Est. $350

1463

1868 VG

Est. $300

1464

1870 aUnc

Est. $1,250

1465

1870 aFine

Est. $350

Half Sovereigns SYDNEY MINT TYPE II

1445

1446

1861 an attractive example, evenly struck and free from any rim defects, VF Est. $1,500

YOUNG HEAD STGEORGE 1466

1873M EF

Est. $350

1467

1873M, 1884S Fine (2 coins)

Est. $600

1468

1874M EF

Est. $350

1469

1874S EF

Est. $350

1470

1875M EF

Est. $350

1471

1878M gVF

Est. $350

1472

1879M aUnc/Unc

Est. $400

1473

1885M gVF

Est. $350

1862 scrape on the Queen’s neck and a few rim nicks else VF Est. $750

VICTORIA YOUNG HEAD 1447

1872S VF

Est. $200

1448

1882M aVF

Est. $175

1449

1882M, 1887M VG-aFine but scarce dates (2 coins)

Est. $350

1450

1882M VG

Est. $150

1451

1883S lustrous EF/aUnc

Est. $7,500

1474

1871S WW incuse, EF/aUnc

Est. $350

1475

1871S VF, the reverse better

Est. $350

1476

1871S WW incuse, aVF

Est. $350

1477

1877S aUnc

Est. $500

1478

1877S gFine

Est. $300

1479

1878S choice Unc

1480

1878S EF, the reverse much better

1481

1880M a very scarce date, some surface bagmarks on the obverse but a higher grade example with lustre in the devices on the obverse and virtually full mint bloom on the reverse, EF, the reverse considerably better Est. $4,000

JUBILEE HEAD

1452

1893M virtually Unc and a lovely crisp strike, the reverse superb Est. $1,500

Est. $1,000 Est. $400

EDWARD VII 1453

1908M, 1980S (2) Fine (3 coins)

Est. $300

GEORGE V 1454

1915S aUnc

Est. $175

1455

1915S aUnc

Est. $150

1456

1915S EF

Est. $150

1457

1915S EF

Est. $150

1458

1916S aUnc

Est. $175

Lot 1482

Sale No. 307

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Page 67

Session 4

YOUNG HEAD SHIELD


1880S with inverted “A” in “V” of Victoria, gVF with the reverse better An extremely rare type with around 12 known, a gFine example recently sold at Noble Auction 91 July 2009 for $5,200 (lot 442) Est. $5,000

EDWARD VII

1483

1884M Unc

1484 1485

1482

1486

1487

1505

1903M EF/aUnc

Est. $300

1506

1903S, 1904M gFine-VF (2 coins)

Est. $500

1507

1906M Unc

Est. $375

Est. $750

1508

1907S Unc

Est. $375

1884S aVF

Est. $300

1509

1908P Unc

Est. $350

1885M Unc

Est. $1,000

1885M aUnc

GEORGE V 1510

1911S in private wallet graded Unc

Est. $325

1511

1913M aUnc

Est. $300

1512

1914M Unc

Est. $375

1513

1915S ex Bank of Albania Gold Sale 1990/91 Unc

Est. $350

1514

1918P EF or better in private wallet

Est. $325

Est. $500

1887M key date and rare in any condition, gVF/EF

Est. $4,000

JUBILEE HEAD 1488

1888M EF, the reverse better

Est. $350

1489

1889M EF

Est. $300

1490

1892M EF

Est. $350

1515

1919P Unc

Est. $400

1491

1892M EF

Est. $350

1516

1923M EF

Est. $350

1492

1893M EF

Est. $350

1517

1925M Unc

Est. $375

1518

1925M aUnc

Est. $350

1493

1894M aUnc

Est. $350

1519

1925M EF

Est. $300

1494

1894M EF

Est. $300

1520

1495

1894M EF, the reverse better

Est. $350

1927P in early ACGS holder graded MS62, a choice, lovely untouched example Est. $600

1496

1894S Unc

Est. $400

1521

1497

1895M EF

Est. $350

1928M a key date of the series with very high catalogue values in higher grades, very rare in top condition, Unc Est. $5,000

1498

1898M aUnc

Est. $350

1499

1898M gVF

Est. $300

1500

1899M VF/gVF

Est. $300

1501

1899M VF

Est. $300

Session 4

VEILED HEAD

GEORGE V MODIFIED HEAD

1522

1930M aUnc

Est. $400

1523

1931P aUnc

Est. $350

Decimal Gold 1502

1899P gEF

Est. $500

TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS PROOF

1503

1899P reverse scratches gFine

Est. $350

1524

1982

Est. $300

1504

1899S obverse scratch on portrait and a little ‘baggy’ else EF Est. $325

1525

1992

Est. $300

Page 68

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Sale No. 307


1556

Specimen Tenth Ounce 1996 Year of the Rat

Est. $100

1526

1981 (2 coins)

Est. $600

1557

Specimen Quarter Ounce 1996 Year of the Rat

Est. $250

1527

1981 no wallet

Est. $300

1558

Specimen Half Ounce 1996 with ‘Shu’ privy mark, cased

Est. $550

1528

1986

Est. $300

1559

Specimen Half Ounce 1996 with ‘Shu’ privy mark, cased

Est. $550

1560

Specimen Half Ounce 1996 with ‘Shu’ privy mark, cased

Est. $550

FLORAL EMBLEMS 1529

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1996 Blue Gum

Est. $350

1530

Proof One Hundred Dollars 2000 Cooktown Orchid

Est. $350

SETS 1561

Beijing 2008; Australian Olympic Team 3-coin gold, silver and Al/Br set Est. $150

1562

Proof Twenty-Fifth Ounce Australian Prospector series 2001-2005 in case of issue (5 coins) Est. $300

1563

Precious Metals mini Proof set 1995

Est. $150

1564

Precious Metals mini Proof set 1996

Est. $150

1565

Precious Metals mini Specimen set 1995

Est. $150

1566

Precious Metals mini Specimen set 1995

Est. $150

ATHENS OLYMPICS COIN PROGRAMME

1567

Precious Metals mini Specimen set 1996

Est. $150

1534

VARIOUS

SYDNEY OLYMPICS COIN PROGRAMME 1531

Complete set of eight coins in timber case for the issue, matching certificates Est. $3,000

1532

Complete set of eight coins with matching certificates in timber case for the issue Est. $3,000

COMMONWEALTH GAMES ISSUES 1533

Manchester 2002; Proof Fifty Dollars tri-metal coin

Est. $300

Sydney to Athens 3-coin tri-metal, silver and Al/Br set Est. $250

RARE BIRDS 1535

Proof One Hundred and Fifty Dollars 2004 and 2006 with matching certificates in timber case for issue (2 coins) Est. $750

1568

Proof Twenty-Fifth Ounce 2006 Sydney Opera House, 2007 Sydney Harbour Bridge (2 coins) Est. $100

1569

Proof Twenty-Fifth Ounce Discover Australia 2007 Tasmanian Devil; plus Specimen silver One Dollar 2004 Royal Visit (2 coins) Est. $75

1570

Proof Centenary Sovereign 1999

Est. $350

1571

Proof Centenary Sovereign 1999

Est. $350

1572

Proof Centenary Sovereign 1999

Est. $350

1573

Proof Twenty Dollars bi-metal 2000 Millennium coin

Est. $300

1574

Proof Twenty Dollars bi-metal 2001 Gregorian Millennium coin Est. $300

1575

Proof Twenty Dollars bi-metal 2001 Gregorian Millennium coin Est. $300

ROYAL AUSTRALIAN MINT GOLD SETS 1536

Masterpieces in Silver 1992 Royal Ladies Collection in 22ct gold Est. $3,500

PERTH MINT/RAM JOINT ISSUES 1537

Sir Donald Bradman 3-coin Tribute collection 2001

Est. $350

1538

Sir Donald Bradman 3-coin Tribute collection 2001

Est. $350

Perth Mint NUGGETS 1539

Proof Twentieth Ounce 1991; plus Proof Twentieth Ounce Platinum 1989 (2 coins) Est. $150

1576

Proof Twenty Dollars bi-metal 2001 Gregorian Millennium coin Est. $300

1540

Proof Twentieth Ounce and natural nugget Australian Nugget Heritage set 1998; plus Twentieth Ounce 2001 (2 items) Est. $150

1577

Proof Twenty Dollars 2001 Sir Donald Bradman

1541

Proof Tenth Ounce 1995

Est. $100

1578

Proof Twenty Dollars bi-metal 2001 Centenary of Federation Floral Emblem coin Est. $250

1542

Proof Tenth Ounce 1995

Est. $100

1543

Proof Tenth Ounce 1996

Est. $100

1544

Proof Tenth Ounce 1996

Est. $100

1545

Specimen Twentieth Ounce 1996

1546

Specimen Half Ounce 1995 with Fortune privy in Perth Mint bag Est. $550

1547

Specimen Half Ounce 1995 with Fortune privy in Perth Mint bag Est. $550

Est. $50

PALLADIUM EMUS 1579

1548

Proof Tenth Ounce 1991

Est. $150

1549

Proof Tenth Ounce 1995

Est. $150

1550

Proof Tenth Ounce 1996

Est. $150

1551

Specimen Tenth Ounce 1997

Est. $150

Proof One Ounce 1996

Est. $500

OVERSEAS ISSUES AUSTRALIAN THEMES 1580

Proof Quarter Ounce (Cook Islands) 2004 Ned Kelly coin Est. $250

Natural/Alluvial Nuggets NUGGETS 1581

PLATINUM COINS

Est. $250

Group of numerous natural alluvial gold fragments housed in two jewellery frames, one a pendant, the other a bracelet, total weight 8.18gms Est. $125

LUNAR ISSUES 1552

Specimen Twentieth Ounce coins 1996 to 2001 inclusive in custom timber case for the 12-coin collection (6 coins) Est. $350

1553

Specimen Twentieth Ounce coins 1996 to 2004 inclusive in custom timber case for the 12-coin collection (9 coins) Est. $500

1554

Specimen Twentieth Ounce 2001 Year of the Snake

1555

Specimen Twentieth Ounce 2002 Year of the Horse and 2005 Year of the Rooster (2 coins) Est. $100

Sale No. 307

Est. $50

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Page 69

Session 4

TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS UNC

Auction 307 - Session 4  

Downies Australian Coin Auction 307 Catalogue - Session 4

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you