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Session 6

ASIA MINOR

Thursday, 11 July 2013 Commencing 9:30 am 2086

Antiquities

Kingdom of Pontus, Mithradates VI (120-63BC) Gold Stater of Tomis in the name of Lysimachos struck during the First Mithradatic War 88-86BC, head of deified Alexander the Great right, Rev Athena enthroned left holding shield and Nike, trident below (Cop 1091; AMNG 2480) light soil encrustation in the devices, gVF Est. $1,250

EGYPT

2087

2082

2083

Southern Italy, Apulia (c.7th-3rd Century BC) Messapian shallow buff terracotta dish with low lip to prevent spillage, a single broad foot on the underside, the upper side with grey and red pigments in an 8-segmented wheel-like decoration, some restoration evidence including a crack neatly repaired and pigment loss, 130m diam Ex Downies Coins (private sale 1989) Est. $400

Bactro-Greek pair of gold earrings each 26.5x33.5mm c.3rd to 1st BC, each loop formed with spiralled gold foil and granulated gold terminals, housed in case with certificate of authenticity with valuation of $6,000 dated 12th Sept 2002, extremely rare and in superb condition Est. $1,000

2088

Group of bronzes incl Sicily, Selinus Trias, Carthage Siculo, Punic issues (5), Akragas (crab), Macedonia, Ptolemaic and others (9); plus a Seleucid AR Drachm, generally VG-Fine (20 coins) Est. $100

2089

Selection of bronze issues, all identifiable and a good range, mainly Fine (12 coins) Est. $100

IMPERIAL

MACEDON

2090

Faustina Senior, wife of Antoninus Pius, posthumous Denarius, Rev Providentia standing facing, grasping veil (S4577) double struck with die clash showing reverse legend as the undertype on the obverse, gVF Est. $150

2091

Faustina Senior, wife of Antoninus Pius, posthumous Denarius, Rev Antoninus seated left on platform accompanied by woman standing beside him in background, both leaning forward to receive a child carried by man standing at foot of platform; another man in foreground advancing left pushing a child before him (S4600; RIC399a; C262) Fine and rare Ex R.D.Frederick Collection with ticket stating acquired from Dec 2002 from D.F.Rohrman (ANS) This reverse type, one of the rarest issues of all the Antonine family, marks the foundation of a charity for the care of orphaned girls, a cause which Faustina was devoted to throughout her life Est. $300

Alexander III (336-323BC) posthumous Tetradrachm of Mesembria c.175-125BC, Head of Herakles in lion’s skin, Rev Zeus enthroned left holding eagle, Corinthian helmet and symbols before, BY under throne (Price 1072) gVF Est. $350

NORTHERN GREECE, THRACE

2085

VARIOUS

Ancient Roman

Ancient Greek

2084

Ptolemy X Alexander and Cleopatra III (107-101BC) Tetradrachm year 11/8 of Paphos, Diademed bust right, Rev Eagle standing left on thunderbolt (S7938) gVF Est. $200

Thasos (after 148 BC) Tetradrachm, head of young Dionysos, Rev Herakles (S1759) gFine Est. $200

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2092

Caracalla (198-217) plated fouree Denarii (2), the first lustrous with little or no wear but a flaking surface, some of which has separated from the remainder of the planchet; the second with deterioration of the plated surface exposing the base core, FairgEF, an interesting pair clearly demonstrating the nature of plated fourees (2 coins) Est. $75

2093

Gordian III (238-244) Antoninianii, Reverses Jupiter, Securitas, Mars (2) (S8614, 8661, 8669) the first two with surface deposits, VG (4 coins) Est. $75

2094

Philip I (244-249) Antoninianus, Rev Pax; Galerius (305-311) Follis of Lugdunum, Rev Genius (S8939, 14537) Fine-gFine (2 coins) Est. $75

2095

Trajan Decius (249-251) Antoninianus commemorating Divus Vespasian, radiate head of Vespasian right, Rev Eagle with open wings standing right, head turned back (S9460) toned Fine, rare Est. $150

2096

Divus Victorinus (died 271) Antoninianus of Cologne, radiate head of Divus Victorinus, Rev Eagle standing right on globe (S11273) surface deterioration but scarce and seldom encountered, Fine Est. $75

2097

Aurelian (270-275) Antoninianus of Serdica, Rev Female presenting wreath to Aurelian, unlisted (?) obverse variant reading AVRELIANVS PF AVG (RIC-, c.f. 287-289; BMC-; C-) this legend variation not used on any Aurelian issue, VF Ex R.D.Frederick Collection with ticket stating acquired Sept 2000 from Douglass F.Rohrman (ANS) Est. $125

2098

Carausius (286-293) Antoninianus, no mintmarks, bust of Carausius right, Rev Pax standing left holding wreath and transverse sceptre (S13648) off centre, VF Comes with ticket stating Ex Little Orme’s head hoard Est. $175

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Carausius (286-293) Antoninianus of Rouen, radiate bust of Carausius right, Rev Tutela standing left holding patera and cornucopiae, altar at feet (S13736) a scarce mint which struck coins for this emperor only briefly in the early part of his reign, Fine Est. $175

2100

Constantius I, as Caesar (293-305) Follis of Lugdunum, Rev Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopiae, altar at feet (S14042) deep brown patina, surface deposit on the reverse otherwise EF Est. $200

2101

Galerius, as Caesar (293-305) silver Argenteus, bust of Galerius right, Rev the four Tetrarchs sacrificing over altar with military camp in background (S14264) EF Est. $900

2102

Maximinus II (310-313) Follis of Cyzicus, Rev Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopiae (S14835) nicely centred, aVF Est. $100

2103

Anonymous Civic issue of Antioch from the time of Maximinus II (c.311-312) Quarter Follis, Tyche, turreted and veiled seated facing on rock, river-god Orontes below, Rev Apollo standing left holding patera and lyre (S14927) an unusual issue not frequently encountered, aVF This type is associated with the Persecution of Christians, an Imperial policy which was soon to be overturned following Constantine’s Vision of the Cross in 312, conversion and subsequent Edict of Milan the following year Est. $90

2104

Maxentius (307-312) Half Follis of Rome, laureate bust of Maxentius left, Rev Victory standing right inscribing shield set on cippus, captive seated on ground at left (S15035) a rare denomination, EF Est. $200

2105

Licinius I (308-324) Follis of Siscia, Rev Jupiter standing left holding Victory on globe and sceptre, eagle at feet (S15212) EF Est. $75

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2106

2107

Valens (364-378) Solidus of Antioch, bust of Valens right, Rev Valens standing right holding labarum and Victory (S4104) VF Est. $600

Leo I (457-474) Solidus of Constantinople, helmeted bust of Leo facing holding spear and shield, Rev Victory standing left holding long cross (S4333) aVF Est. $500

2113

4th-5th Century AE4, various issues including Theodosius II, Arcadius and Gratian, Mixed Condition (16 coins) Est. $150

2114

Small group of bronze minors in descriptive 2x2s with RIC references compr Claudius II (3) and Constantine types (9) with various mints included, Avge Circ-gFine (12 coins) Est. $75

ROMAN EGYPT

2115

Nero (54-68) billon Tetradrachm year 11, radiate head of Nero, Rev Eagle (M228); plus another of Aurelian year 2, Rev Concordia seated left; together with three late Roman bronzes, mainly Fine (5 coins) Est. $100

COLONIAL MINTS 2108

Zeno (474-491) Solidus of Constantinople, helmeted bust of Zeno facing holding spear and shield, Rev Victory standing left holding long cross (S4385) file mark on edge, die-wear on the face else aEF Est. $500 2116

2109

2110

Denarii of Trajan, Antoninus Pius, Septimus Severus, Julia Domna, Geta, Julia Maesa, Republican etc (12); Caracalla Antoninianus; plus Dupondii (4), Sestertii (4), the bronze worn, others VG-Fine (21 coins) Est. $150

3rd Century Billon and AE Antoninianii, includes Gallienus (3), Salonina (4), Divus Valerian II (broken), Postumus (2), Victorinus, Tetricus I (2), Divo Claudio, Probus (3), Diocletian, Carausius (broken); plus a semi-autonomos AE21 of Ankyra in Phrygia c.200AD, a couple barbarous, Fair-Fine (20 coins) Est. $75

2111

3rd Century Antoninianii including Gallienus (7), Claudius II (2), Postumus, Victorinus (2), Tetricus I, Tetricus II (barbarous), Aurelian, Diocletian, mainly Fine (16 coins) Est. $125

2112

4th Century Constantinian and later AE3 and AE4 (44) including Jupiter, Camp Gate, Captives Seated, Soldiers & Standards, Phoenix on Mound, Victory, Votive Inscription, Fel Temp Reparatio etc; earlier coins including Aurelian Antoninianus, Colonial mint issues including AE33 of Gordian, AE24 of Severus Alexander Rev Tyche and an Alexandrian Tetradrachm; Jewish Prutah (4); and a small Greek (Seleucid?) bronze, Fair-Fine, a couple better (53 coins) Est. $125

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Group of 3rd Century Viminacium bronzes, includes Gordian III, Trajan Decius, Herennia Etruscilla, Gallienus etc, mostly with Moesia between bull and lion reverse but includes a variant (Gallienus) with Moesia between eagle and bull (illustrated), Fair-Good (12 coins) Viminacium mint opened in the reign of Gordian and closed in the reign of Gallienus Est. $75

Ancient Byzantine

2117

Justinian I (527-565) Solidus of Constantinople, helmeted bust of Justinian facing, Rev Angel standing facing (S140) gVF Est. $500

2118

Justinian (527-565) Solidus of Constantinople, bust of Justinian facing, Rev Angel (S140) EF Est. $500

2119

Heraclius (610-641) Solidus, facing busts of Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine, Rev Cross potent on three steps (S734) light graffiti scratch in obverse selvedge, some light scratches in the reverse field but nicely detailed portraits of the emperor and his junior associate, aEF Est. $500

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Philip IV (1621-1665) Eight Reales 1653 E-PH (KM21) gFine Est. $175

BRAZIL 2120

Trebizond silver Aspers (12, probably John IV) (S2642); together with Russian silver wire Kopeks (12) Mixed Condition (24 coins) Est. $150

Ancient Sassanian

2133 2121

Hormazd IV (579-590) Drachms (3) counterstamped by the Hepthalites but the counterstamps removed by burning or breaking the edge; together with a Hepthalite silver Drachm, Napki Malik type with winged bull headdress, the last coin illustrated, Fine-aVF (4 coins) Est. $100

World Coins

BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 2134

British Halfcrowns 1881, 1900, 1906, 1910; New Zealand Threepence 1933, Sixpence, Florin and Halfcrown 1934; Australian Penny 1935 with lustre, Florins 1927 Canberra (2); together with misc world and Australian silver minors (12) Mixed Condition (25 coins) Est. $75

2135

British Double Florin 1887 Unc; plus New Zealand cased Proof set 1953 (2 items) Est. $90

2136

British Proof Crown 1977 in silver, prooflike 1977 Silver Jubilee medallic PNC, cased Crown 1951, cased Specimen Fifty Pence 1973, Uncirculated One Pound 1983 Scotland pack, Crown 1980 PNC packs (2), other base metal Crowns (9), first decimal coin sets (2), cased Farthing 7-coin type set (case damaged); British West Africa Tenth Penny 1950; Canada Voyageur Dollar 1968 in incorrect case; New Zealand cased Uncirculated Dollars 1970, 1981 (4), Turks & Caicos Islands Quarter Crown and Halfcrown 1981; plus Haiti mixed date Five to Fifty Centimes 4-coin set (lot) Est. $90

2137

British Proof sets 1984, 1985; Mint sets 1982, 1984 (3); New Zealand Proof set 1984; Mint sets 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1989 (13 sets) Est. $90

2138

New Zealand Proof set 1971 (no wallet); Mint sets 1965 pink, blue (3); 1967 (2, one missing the Dollar); 1968, 1969 (2, in wallets); 1970; misc cased Dollars (3); gilt Halfcrown 1948; cased Tokelau Dollars 1978 (2); Cook Island ‘Doodle’ Dollars 1983 (2); Australian Mint set 1983 and two misc coins; plus approx 130 FDCs, stamp packs etc of Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain, USA etc, Mixed Condition (approx 150 items) Est. $100

2139

South Africa Pond 1897; plus British Half Sovereign 1914 the first Fine, the second aEF (2 coins) Est. $450

2140

Selection compr Bermuda Fifty Cents 1970; British Farthing 1927, Penny 1937, Shilling 1970, Crown 1953; British North Borneo One Cent 1887; British West Africa Sixpence 1913; Canada Five Cents 1918; Ceylon Fifty Cents 1942; Cyprus Piastre 1934; East Africa Fifty Cents 1937; Fiji Florin 1934; Gibraltar Crown 1967; Mauritius Half Rupee 1934; North Borneo One Cent 1938; Pitcairn Island One Dollar 1989South Africa Penny 1936; Southern Rhodesia Threepence 1949, Two Shillings 1950 a generally high grade lot with some superior examples (19 coins) Est. $100

2141

Small accumulation of British Threepences 1883-1926 (30), Fourpence 1840, Sixpence 1874, Halfcrown 1900, Crown 1935 and other base metal Crown-size coins (8); other Commonwealth silver values to Florin (8); together with Maria Theresa restrike Thaler 1780 and 24 misc mainly base metal issues, condition quite mixed but some pickings (lot) Est. $90

ACCESSORIES 2122

Useful group of used numismatic and other items suitable for coin storage, includes two Volterra coin cases, small assortment of albums, trays, containers and boxes; plus a quantity of Hagner banknote pages, mostly cut-downs ready for insertion into albums, mixed condition (lot) Est. $75

AUSTRIA 2123

Restrike Four Ducat 1915 in 14ct gold frame (KM2276) total weight 17.9gms, aEF Est. $500

BAHAMAS 2124

Proof Fifty Dollars 1973JP Independence Day in case of issue (KM48) aFDC Est. $400

BARBADOS 2125

Proof sets 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976 a couple of cases badly damaged through poor storage (4 sets) Est. $100

BELIZE 2126

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1976 Mayan Symbols (KM52) Est. $150

2127

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1976 Kinich Ahau (KM53)

Est. $150

2128

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1978 Itzamna (KM55)

Est. $150

2129

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1979 Star of Bethlehem (KM59) Est. $150

2130

Proof Two Hundred and Fifty Dollars 1978 Jaguar (KM56) Est. $400

BOLIVIA

2131

Philip III (1598-1621) cob Four Reales ND (KM9) Fine

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Est. $150

960 Reis 1816, 1820R (KM307.3, 326.1) EF or better (2  coins) Est. $300

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BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

COOK ISLANDS Est. $300

2157

Proof Ten Dollars 2011 Westminster Abbey Window of the Royal Flying Corps with handcrafted glass insert, the coin set in frame Est. $75

2158

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1976 USA Bicentenary (KM16) Est. $350

2159

One Hundred Dollars 1976 USA Bicentenary (KM16) Unc Est. $350

2160

Proof Two Hundred Dollars 1979 Legacy of Captain Cook (KM26) Est. $650

2142

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1976 Vigilate (KM8)

2143

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1978 Coronation Jubilee (KM23) Est. $300

2144

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1979 Sir Francis Drake (KM25) Est. $300

2145

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1981 Sir Francis Drake 400th (KM32) Est. $300

2146

Proof sets 1975, 1976, 1978, 1979 one case slightly damaged through poor storage (4 sets) Est. $100

CRETE

CANADA 2147 2148

Ten Dollars 1914 in PCGS holder graded MS63 Ex Canadian Gold Reserve

Est. $1,250

Large and small One Cent collection 1858-1969 complete in two old Whitman albums, Fine-Unc Est. $750

CEYLON 2161

Five Drachmai 1901 (KM9) toned Fine

Est. $300

DANZIG

2149

Plantation tokens and related items, all 19th Century bronze issues compr George Steuart & Co Wekande Mills 1843, JPJ Colombo Nineteen Cents, J.M.Robertson & Co, Carey Strachan & Co Colombo Penny, all in descriptive 2x2s, gFine-gVF (4 tokens) Est. $90

2162

Twenty-Five Gulden 1930 (KM150) some bag marks on reverse else prooflike Unc and scarce (approx 4,000 struck) Est. $2,750

DENMARK

CHINA

2163

Christian IV (1588-1648) Billon Sosling ND (c.1604), King’s bust with low collar, Rev Lions on shield with forked crossarms (KM22.1) toned VF Est. $100

EUROPE 2164

Belgium One Centime 1912, Five Centimes 1905, Ten Centimes 1923 and 1927; plus France selection Five Centimes to One Hundred Francs mixed dates with some in silver, Fine-Unc and a useful mix (14 coins) Est. $75

2150

Republic, Memento Dollar ND (1927) with rosettes (Y318a) a lovely example, aEF Est. $125

2151

Proof One Hundred Yuan (Quarter Ounce) 2007 Panda in gold Est. $400

2165

Hungary Proof Five Thousand Forint 2008 Tokay (2), 2009 John Calvin (2); Isle of Man Uncirculated Two Pounds 2007 (11) (15 coins) Est. $200

2152

Collection Half Cent to Fifty Cents 1936 to 1948 in fitted album incl Shi-Kwan One Cent 1939, generally VF or better with some scarce types (32 coins) Est. $150

2166

2153

Collection Ten Cents to Fifty Yuan 1949 to 1996 in fitted album incl Five Yuan Year 79 (1990) that is not listed in Krause and apparently scarce, mostly EF-Unc (83 coins) Est. $150

Luxembourg Uncirculated Two Euro 2004 crowned monogram type (5), 2005 conjoined heads (5), 2007 Palace view (5), 2011 Jean 50th Anniv (5) (KM85, 87, 95, 116); plus Netherlands Uncirculated Two Euro 2007 Treaty of Rome (5), 2011 Erasmus (5) (KM273, 298) all flipped for immediate resale (30 coins) Est. $75

2154

Selection of bronze and silver issues from early Cash to Empire issues compr Cash (65, incl some Korean), Empire bronzes incl Ten Cash and Ten Cents (32) and Empire silver issues (10 identified) most in annotated 2x2s, Mixed Condition (100+ coins) Est. $150

FIJI 2167

Halfpennies 1954 (20); plus Pennies 1964 with double struck hole and 1965, choice Unc (22 coins) Est. $75

2168

Halfpenny collection 1934-1954 complete (10 coins); plus Halfpennies 1942S (2) and 1943S (2) with very faint or no mint marks, the set choice Unc, the others Fine-VF Est. $100

2169

Proof Penny 1934, FDC and a superb type

CHINESE PROVINCES 2155

Kwangtung Province Twenty Cents Years 9, 10, 11, 18 [1920, 1921, 1922, 1929 (2)] (Y423, 426) VF-EF (5 coins) Est. $100

COCOS KEELING ISLANDS 2156

Mint set 1977 Five Cents to Five Rupees, Unc and scarce (5 coins) Est. $150

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2171

Proof Penny 1949 aFDC and very rare

Est. $200

2182

Shilling 1935 choice Unc

Est. $300

2183

Shilling 1936 Unc

Est. $175

2184

Shilling 1937 Unc

Est. $175

2185

Shilling 1938 aUnc/Unc

Est. $125

2186

Shilling 1941 Unc, rare this grade

Est. $125

2187

Shilling 1942S, 1943S choice Unc (2 coins)

2188

Shillings 1957, 1958, 1961, 1962, 1965; plus 1943S with extremely faint mint mark, the last aVF, remainder Unc-choice Unc (6 coins) Est. $100

2189

Florin 1934 Unc

Est. $200

2190

Florin 1935 Unc, an underrated date

Est. $350

2191

Florin 1936 Unc

Est. $300

2192

Florin 1937 Unc

Est. $250

2193

Florin 1938 aUnc but a rare date

Est. $250

2194

Florin 1941 aUnc but a rare date

Est. $200

2195

Florins 1942S, 1943S Unc-choice Unc (2 coins)

Est. $100

Est. $750

Proof Penny 1954 the reverse toned else aFDC and very rare Est. $500

2172

Penny set 1934-1968 complete, all choice Unc with the 1934, 1935, 1945, 1949, 1954 examples near gem grade, a superb set that would be difficult to replicate (25 coins) Est. $750

2173

Threepence set 1947-1967 complete, the 1952, 1955 and 1958 coins lightly toned as usual else Unc-choice Unc and difficult to improve upon (12 coins) Est. $250

2174

Sixpences 1934, 1936 aUnc-Unc (2 coins)

2175

Sixpence 1935 Unc, rare in this grade

2176

Sixpence 1937 aUnc

2177

Sixpence 1938 toned Unc

2178

Sixpence 1940 aUnc, scarce in high grade

2179

Sixpence 1941 Unc, scarce

2180

Shilling 1934 choice Unc

Est. $90

Est. $150

Est. $200 Est. $75

Est. $150 Est. $90

Est. $150

Sixpences 1942S, 1943S, 1953, 1958, 1961, 1962, 1965, 1967; plus additional 1961 misstruck without collar (photographed) Unc-choice Unc (9 coins) Est. $175

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GERMAN STATES

2196

Florin 1945 gEF, the key date

Est. $350

2197

Florins 1957, 1958, 1962, 1964, 1965 Unc-choice Unc, the first very scarce in top grade (5 coins) Est. $125

FINLAND 2198

Penni 1872, Ten Pennia 1905, One Marrka 1890 Fine-aEF (3 coins) Est. $75

2207

Frankfurt Thaler 1622 (KM72.2; Dav 5289) toned VF

Est. $400

2208

Frankfurt Thaler 1862 German Shooting Festival (KM371) toned Unc Est. $125

2209

Prussia Twenty Mark 1872A (KM501) EF

2210

Sax-Gotha-Altenburg Thaler 1764 (C31; Dav 2722) Unc and rare in this condition Est. $750

2211

Saxony-Albertine Neu Groschen (Ten Pfennig) 1863B, Two Neu Groschen (Twenty Pfennig) 1954F (KM1219, 1160); plus Germany One Mark 1875F (KM7) the first coin a most attractive Unc, remainder Fine-VF (3 coins) Est. $90

2212

Westphalia Ten Thousand Mark 1923; plus West Germany Ten Deutschmark 1972 Games (2 diff) aUnc-Unc (3 coins) Est. $75

FRANCE 2199

Five Centimes 1918; Ten Centimes 1912; Twenty-Five Centimes 1905; Fifty Centimes 1864A, 1865K, 1867BB, 1931; Franc 1866, 1872A; Two Francs 1871K; Ten Francs 1934; plus French Caledonia Five Francs 1952; Belgium Five Centimes 1852, Twenty-Five Centimes 1910, Fifty Centimes 1886, and misc coins (5) VG-Unc, a nice lot (20 coins) Est. $125

2200

Five Francs 1831W, 1834B, 1837W, 1838B, 1848A, 1872A aFineaVF (6 coins) Est. $125

2201

Proof Sets 2010 (4 sets)

Est. $175

2202

Proof Set 2010; Mint sets 2010 (10) (11 sets)

Est. $125

FRENCH MEDALS

2203

Siege of Quesnoy 1793 medallion 51mm in copper, reverse legend “Les Voluntaires Du Quesnoy” with research about the siege that took place between 19th August and 11th September 1793, aVF and scarce For French expeditionary medallions relating to Australia see lots 860 and 861 Est. $100

FRANKLIN MINT 2204

2205

Great Airplanes set of 50 sterling silver ingots in case of issue with information booklet; Halley’s Comet 1986 gilt bronze medallion in postal cover; together with Canada Mint sets 1986, 1987 and Specimen One Dollar 1987 Davis Strait; New Zealand Mint set 1989 and Uncirculated One Dollar 1990; USA Morgan Dollars 1885O (2); and mixed date coin sets of Czechoslovakia and Norway on private issue cards, VF-FDC (lot) Est. $125 The Coronation Jubilee Crown coin set 1977 containing five Proof sterling silver Crowns of Commonwealth countries Est. $90

GERMAN EAST AFRICA

Est. $400

GERMANY 2213

Two Euros 2007 Schwerin Castle 5-coin set (3), 2008 Hamburg Mintmark 5-coin set (3) (8 sets) Est. $125

2214

Mint Sets 2007A (5), 2009A (4), 2010G (5) (14 sets)

2215

Accumulation of misc German and German states issues One Pfennig to Five Marks c.1880s-1990s in old album with misc world banknotes included, Mixed Condition (approx 200 items) Est. $75

Est. $125

GERMANY, EAST

2206

Two Rupien 1894 (KM5) Fine

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2216

Proof Five Mark 1988A Rostock (KM121)

Est. $100

2217

Proof Ten Mark 1988A Runners (KM125)

Est. $150

2218

Proof Twenty Mark 1988A Carl Zeiss (KM124) only 3,500 struck Est. $350

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2219

2230

Abp. Wigmund (837-849/50) Stycas (2), moneyers Ethelweard, Hunlaf (S870) the second with surface deposits and off centre, Fine-VF (2 coins) Est. $100

2231

Irregular issue (c.843/4-c.855) Stycas (3), blundered legends (S872) Fine (3 coins) Est. $75

Eanred (810-841) Styca, moneyer Eadwini (S860) Fine/VF This and the following group of Northumbria Stycas ex Peter Moffat Collection, Christies 14 April 1981, lot 136 (part) Est. $125

2220

Eanred (810-841) Styca, moneyer Monne (S862) VF

Est. $125

2221

Abp. Eanbald II (796-835) Styca, moneyer Ethelweard (S861) Fine Est. $125

AETHELRED II (978-1016)

2232

Penny, Long Cross type of London, moneyer Aethelwerd (S1151) the obverse double struck else Fine/gFine Est. $175

CNUT (1016-1035) 2222

Aethelred II, first reign (841-843/4) Styca, moneyer Alghere (S865) VF Est. $125

2233 2223

Aethelred II, first reign (841-843/4) Styca, moneyer Leofthegn (S865) VF Est. $125

Penny, Short Cross type of London, moneyer Eadwine (S1159) central cracks in the planchet but no loss of metal at the edge, toned VF Est. $125

EDWARD THE CONFESSOR (1042-1066) 2224

Aethelred II, first reign (841-843/4) Styca, moneyer Wihtred (S865) Fine Est. $90 2234

Penny, Sovereign type of York, moneyer Thor (S1181) some flan cracks with couple of tiny fragments missing from the edge otherwise VF Est. $200

2225

Aethelred II, second reign (843/4-849/50) Styca, moneyer Eardwulf (S868) die clash, Fine Est. $75

WILLIAM I (1066-1087)

2226

Aethelred II, second reign (843/4-849/50) Styca, moneyer Wilfred (S868) Fine Est. $75

2235

Penny, PAXS type of Bristol, Moneyer Colblac (S1257) some ghosting of the dies, VF Est. $250

HENRY I (1100-1135) 2227

Osberht (849/50-867) Stycas (2), both with blundered legends, with collector’s tickets giving moneyer’s names as Eanwulf, Monne (S869) Fine, the second with some corrosion (2 coins) Est. $75 2236

2228

Abp. Wigmund (837-849/50) Styca, moneyer Coenred (S870) small deposit, deeply toned EF Est. $175

2229

Abp. Wigmund (837-849/50) Styca, moneyer Ethelhelm (S870) aEF Est. $150

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Penny, Quadrilateral on Cross Fleury type, uncertain mint and moneyer (S1276) areas of weakness in the lettering otherwise Fine Est. $300

HENRY II (1154-1189)

2237

Penny, Short Cross class 1c of London, moneyer Pieres-M (S1345) gFine Est. $90

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Session 6

RICHARD I (1189-1199)

2238

HENRY VII (1485-1509)

Penny class 2 of London, moneyer Raul (S1346) VG

Est. $90

JOHN (1199-1216)

2246

Groat, class IIIc of London, mm Pansy (S2199) Fine

Est. $125

EDWARD VI (1547-1553) 2239

Penny class 5b of London, moneyer Ilger (S1351) gFine Est. $75

HENRY III (1216-1272)

2247 2240

Pennies, Long Cross without sceptre types, class IIIa of London, moneyer Henri; class IIIc of Canterbury, moneyer Nicole (S1362, 1364) VF (2 coins) Est. $90

Shilling, fine silver issue mm Y (S2482) small scratch beside bust, gFine Est. $200

PHILIP & MARY (1554-1558)

EDWARD III (1327-1377)

2248 2241

Groat, pre-treaty period series D of London, mm Cross 1 (S1566) aVF Est. $150

Groat, mm Lis (S2508) aVF

Est. $150

ELIZABETH I (1558-1603)

RICHARD II (1377-1399)

2242

Halfpenny, early style portrait; plus Edward I Penny of Newcastle; Edward II Penny of London (S1428, 1460, 1698) VG-Fine, the first scarce (3 coins) Est. $100

2249

Sixpence fourth issue 1580 mm Latin Cross; Charles I Sixpence, Tower Mint type 3a mm Crown (S2572, 2800) Fine-aVF (2 coins) Est. $100

2250

Halfgroat, sixth issue mm A (S2579) Fine

HENRY V (1413-1422)

2243

Halfgroat type G (S1775) Fine

Est. $125

HENRY VI, 1ST REIGN (1422-1461)

2244

Halfgroat, Annulet issue of Calais (S1840) VF

Est. $75

JAMES I (1603-1625)

Est. $125

EDWARD IV (1461-1470) 2251

Shilling, sixth bust mm Thistle (S2668) gFine/Fine

Est. $125

CHARLES I (1625-1649) 2252 2245

Groat, light coinage of York, mm Sun; Henry VIII second issue Halfgroat, Archbishop Warham issue of Canterbury, mm Cross Patonce (S2012, 2343) the first clipped VG, the second with small piece missing from edge, Fine (2 coins) Est. $100

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Halfpenny, Tower Mint, no mint mark; George III Maundy Penny 1776 (S2851, 3759); plus a George II Half Guinea weight; and a Duke of York Halfpenny Token 1795, aVF-gEF (4  items) Est. $75

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2253

Halfgroat ND (S3221) aVF

2264

Crown 1893 (S3937) cleaned of toning else gVF

Est. $75

2265

Half Sovereign 1892 (S3869D) aVF

Est. $175

2266

Half Sovereign 1901 (S3878) Unc

Est. $200

2267

Sovereign 1869 die 40 aVF

Est. $350

2268

Trade Dollar 1901 in PCGS holder graded Genuine

Est. $100

Session 6

COMMONWEALTH (1649-1660)

Est. $125

CHARLES II (1660-1685)

EDWARD VII (1901-1910)

2254

Crown 1679 (S3358) toned VF

2269

Half Sovereign 1905 Fine

Est. $150

2270

Sovereign 1911 VF

Est. $350

2271

Trade Dollar 1909 heavily chopmarked by Chinese traders aVF Est. $100

2272

Trade Dollar 1910 with Chinese trader chopmarks VF

Est. $500

WILLIAM & MARY (1688-1694)

2255

Halfcrown 1689 first reverse (S3434) nicely toned VF

Est. $450

WILLIAM III (1694-1702)

2256

Halfpenny 1697 “E” over “I” variety (3554) Fine or better and scarce Est. $250

GEORGE III (1760-1820) 2257

Proof Halfpenny 1799 (S3778) in PCGS holder graded PR64 Est. $750

2258

Shilling 1816 (S3790) in NGC holder graded MS65

Est. $350

2259

Crown 1819 (S3787) aFine

Est. $100

VICTORIA (1837-1901) 2260

Sixpence 1889, Shilling 1890, Florin 1898 (S3929, 3927, 3939) aEF-aUnc (3 coins) Est. $75

2261

Double Florin 1887 (S3923) EF with dark toning; plus Earls Court ‘gigantic wheel’ tokens for 1901, 1905 and 1906 VF-gVF (4 items) Est. $100

2262

Double Florin 1887 Roman I ex mount and Crown 1887 (S3922, 3921) the first VF, the second EF or better (2 coins) Est. $75

2263

Gothic Crown 1847 (S3883) VF or better

Est. $2,000

Est. $100

GEORGE VI (1936-1952) 2273

Specimen silver and copper set 1937 incl Maundy currency in plush case of issue, aFDC (15 coins) Est. $350

2274

Cased Specimen set 1937 Farthing to Crown incl Maundy set, Est. $250 aFDC-FDC (15 coins)

2275

Specimen gold set 1937 compr Half Sovereign, Sovereign, Two Pounds and Five Pounds in plush case of issue, aFDC (4  coins) Est. $4,000

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2294

Halfcrown 1673 with reverse mount marks; Crowns 1695, 1696 Avge Circ (3 coins) Est. $100

Uncirculated One Pound 2010 Capital Cities pairs (10 pairs) Est. $90

2295

Halfcrowns 1816, 1819, 1825, 1834, 1836, 1887, 1902, 1915, 1916, 1921, 1922, 1948 Avge Circ-EF (12 coins) Est. $100

2278

One Pound (Half Ounce silver) Britannias 2011, Unc (5  coins) Est. $100

2296

2279

Brilliant Uncirculated Five Pounds 2007 in case of issue, only 1,000 struck Est. $1,500

2280

Uncirculated Two Pounds 2010 Florence Nightingale (18); Five Pounds 2010 Monarchy Restoration (2) (20 coins) Est. $100

Halfcrowns 1887 ex mount, 1921 (2), 1941; Double Florin 1888; Crowns 1887 (2, one with mount marks); together with USA and world minors (6); Australian Fifty Cents 1966, Threepences (14), Sixpences (3), Shillings (3), Florins 1918, 1994M, 1963 and approx 400gms of predecimal coppers, Avge Circ-EF (lot) Est. $90

2297

Crowns 1819, 1820, 1982, 1822 Good-VG (4 coins)

2281

Proof Five Pounds 2011 Royal Wedding (2 coins)

Est. $75

2298

Crowns 1821 ex mount, 1951 (2), 1953 (2), 1960, 1965 (4), 1977 (2), 1980, 1981, the first VG, remainder EF-Unc (14 coins) Est. $75

2282

Proof Five Pounds 2011 Prince Philip (2 coins)

Est. $75

2299

2283

Proof sets 1971 (2), 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987 no outer boxes else complete; Mint sets 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985 (2) (12 sets) Est. $100

Crowns 1844, 1887, 1889, 1890, 1893, 1896, 1897, 1900, 1937 the second and last coins EF, remainder Avge Circ-VF (9 coins) Est. $250

2300

2284

Proof set 1999; Mint sets 1997, 2001; Uncirculated Five Pounds 2000 Millennium and Queen Mother Centenary; plus first decimal coin set; Crowns 1953, 1965, 1977; cased base metal Hong Kong Trade Dollars 1997 (2  diff); and replica coins of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I (lot) Est. $75

Proof sets 1970, 1971, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 181, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 a fresh lot (15 sets) Est. $125

2301

Oddments compr Irish Farthing 1692 and Gunmoney Shilling; Threepence 1670; Fourpences 1688, 1710; Sixpence 1746 Lima; plus two misc coins, Good-Fine (8 coins) Est. $75

2302

WWI period British Expeditionary Forces prisoner of war Ten Centimes (2) and One Franc (2); plus British Armed Forces NAAF fibre tokens for Halfpenny (3), Half Franc (2) and Penny (2) (11 items) Est. $75

2303

Trade Dollars 1901, 1911, 1925 VF-aUnc (3 coins)

Session 6

ELIZABETH II (1952-) 2276

Uncirculated Fifty Pence 2010 Girl Guides (17 coins)

2277

2285

Mint sets 2010 (10 sets)

Est. $75

Est. $125

GREAT BRITAIN 2286

Charles II Threepence 1679; James II Threepence 1687/6; William III Sixpence 1696 (date unclear); Anne Shilling 1711; George I Shilling 1723SSC; George II Sixpence 1757, VG-gVF (6  coins) Est. $125

2287

Halfpennies (67) and Pennies mixed dates to 1967 (103) noted Isle of Man Halfpenny 1798 and Irish Penny 1823; plus misc decimal issues Half Pence to Fifty Pence (91) Poor-EF (261 coins) Est. $75

2288

Cartwheel Penny and Twopence 1797; plus Half Farthings 1837, 1843 and misc Farthings 1823-1949 (24) Avge Circ-EF (28 coins) Est. $100

2289

Sixpence 1578; Shillings 1697 (2), 1929, 1931, 1933, 1938; Florin 1849; Double Florins 1887 (2), 1888; Crowns 1935, 1951, 1953 Good-EF (14 coins) Est. $100

2290

Edward VI Shilling ND (S2482); Halfcrowns 1707, 1746 Lima (S3605, 3695A) VG (3 coins) Est. $100

2291

Shillings 1817, 1826, 1887, 1910; Halfcrown 1836; plus copper coins (4) including Charles II Farthing, date unclear, Halfpennies 1700, 1799, George III Penny damaged; pus two 4th Century Roman bronze coins, the silver Fine-VF, others Poor-Good (11 coins) Est. $100

2292

Shillings 1696, 1723SSC (holed), 1787 no hearts; 18th-19th Century Farthing (1), Halfpennies (3), brass jettons (2); plus Hammered coins (2) including Philip & Mary Groat (Fair); and a 3rd Century British-Romano bronze, Poor-VF, average VG or better (12 coins) Est. $75

2293

Florins 1891, 1901, 190- (Edward VII unreadable), 1918; Halfcrowns 1817, 1836, 1882, 1900; Double Florins 1887 (2, one ex mount); Crowns Victoria Young Head unreadable date, 1937, Poor-gFine (12 coins) Est. $150

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Est. $100

Est. $90

MAUNDY SETS

2304

Victoria set 1893 toned Unc (4 coins)

Est. $200

2305

Victoria set 1896 toned Unc (4 coins)

Est. $200

2306

Victoria set 1899 toned Unc (4 coins)

Est. $200

2307

Edward VII set 1905 in original gilt and leatherette case of issue, evenly matched steel grey toned Unc (4 coins) Est. $300

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Victory of Lord Clive at Plassy 1757 medallion 40mm in bronze with plain edge by J.Pingo (Eimer 655) even chocolate brown EF with reverse die cracks This medal was one of a group of medals sponsored by the Society Promoting Arts and Commerce commemorating victories during the Seven Years War, this society being a forerunner to the Royal Society of the Arts Est. $150

Marriage of Charles I and Henrietta Maria 1625, 23mm in rolled silver (Eimer 105A) slightly bent else VF For a Liverpool Shipwreck & Humane Society silver medal see lot 931 Est. $75

2314

Relief of Gibraltar 1783 medallion 59mm in silver by L.Pingo (the Picton Medal) (BHM 253; Eimer 801) Unc in case of issue Est. $500

2310

Charles II Restoration 1680, 35mm in gilt silver (Eimer 215a) small initial H graffiti in the lower reverse field, gFine and rare Est. $125

2315

Battle of Cape St Vincent 1797 medallion 38mm in white metal (BHM 433; Eimer 883) gVF Est. $75

2311

Death of Charles II medallion 39mm in bronze (Eimer 270) note that the date of death reads 1684 following the old dating style; together with Napoleon/Preparations for the Invasion of England undated medallion 33mm in bronze by Denon, Fine-gVF, the first scarce (2 medallions) Est. $100

2316

Battle of Camperdown 1797 medallion 38mm in white metal (BHM 428; Eimer 887) VF Est. $75

2312

Defeat of the Jacobite Rebels 1745 medallion 33mm in white metal by T.Pingo, bust of the Duke of Cumberland (Eimer 600) VF and scarce Est. $75

2317

Davison’s Battle of the Nile 1798 Medal 47mm in bronze by C.H.Kuchler with added suspender and ribbon, unnamed (BHM 447; Eimer 890) aEF This medal is a personal award to crew members who took part in the campaign by Alexander Davison, Nelson’s prize agent and confidant, who had amassed a vast fortune as a result of government contracts Est. $250

2308

George VI set 1949, FDC (4 coins)

Est. $200

BRITISH MEDALLIONS

2309

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Session 6 2318

2319

2320

2321

Band of Hope Temperance Society medallions c.1800s in bronze and white metal (6) some with ribbons, Fine-gVF (7  medallions) Est. $75

2322

Royal Navy Fidelity Temperance Association and Royal Army Excelsior Temperance Association late 19th century unmarked silver medalets with ribbons, the first with blue and red enamelling and a nice pair, gVF (2 items) Est. $90

2323

British-India, Army Temperance Association Crookshank Badge 1893 in copper and Beaty Star in silver, the second missing the ribbon, gVF-EF (2 items) For a most attractive pigeon racing award fob see lot 1108 Est. $75

2324

Edward VII Coronation 1902, collection of types in different finishes in annotated pocket album, includes the scarce Ramsay Isle of Man issue, Fine-gVF (18 medallions) Est. $75

Earl St Vincent’s Reward Medal 1800, 47mm in silver on suspender with blue ribbon fragment (BHM 489; Eimer 919) a few edge bruises else gFine and seldom seen This medal was a private issue given by the Earl St Vincent to officers and crew of his ships Victory and Ville de Paris Est. $300

Boulton’s Trafalgar Medal 1805, 48mm in white metal edge impressed “To the Heroes of Trafalgar from M:Boulton” with suspension loop and unofficial 32mm navy blue ribbon (BHM 584; Eimer 960) minor field blisters as usual for this composition otherwise gVF and very scarce This medal was struck privately by Matthew Boulton of the Soho Mint, Birmingham in silver and white metal on his own initiative for presentation to survivors of the battle; but examples in other metals exist. It is listed in both military medal and commemorative medal catalogues Est. $300

Foundation of the Royal Victoria Patriotic Asylum medallion 46mm in bronze dated 11th July 1857 by W.J.Taylor (BHM 2611) gFine and scarce, comes with research The Royal Victoria Patriotic Asylum (now the Royal Victoria Patriotic Building) was funded by Prince Albert’s Patriotic Fund and was intended to house and educate up to 300 daughters of fallen servicemen in the Crimean War. The foundation stone was laid by Queen Victoria 11th July 1857 and the building was completed within 18 months Est. $75

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2325

Edward VIII abdication medal 51mm in patinated bronze by John Pinches London (CM350a) in original case of issue, aFDC Est. $200

2326

Sir Francis Chichester/Gipsy Moth IV World Voyage 1967 medallion 57mm in prooflike sterling silver in John Pinches case of issue, no.78 of 500 struck Est. $75

2327

2328

Prince of Wales Investiture Medal 1969 44mm in sterling silver in Royal Mint case of issue; plus cased Cayman Islands Proof TwentyFive Dollars 1980 with portraits of Edward VII, George V, Edward VII and George VI (KM57), aUnc-choice Unc (2 items) Est. $125

17th-18th Century lead tokens, a variety of designs including initials, geometrics and a nice example with a bird, one piece conical, the others flat, mostly dark grey types of London, the others lighter in colour indicating origin outside of London, the smallest 18mm, largest 28mm, mainly Fine, some better (16 pieces) This fascinating series was long neglected by numismatists and it sadly lacks the extensive research seen in ‘conventional’ Tradesmen’s Tokens series but it has had a recent surge in popularity from a dedicated group of enthusiasts due to numerous metal detector finds, particularly along the banks of the Thames Est. $125

2331

Mary Hampson & Son Manchester counterstamp c.1811-1813 on George II Halfpenny (Scott 19.8, Davis 32) VF for issue and scarce ex Seaby 1969, T.Bliss and F.S.Cokayne collections Est. $200

2332

John Henry London Coin Dealer advertising token, prooflike aFDC Est. $125

2333

Suffolk; Bury Penny 1794, bust of Charles Marquis Cornwallis rev figure of Fame with wreath and trumpet, edge inscription “Value One Penny at P.Deck’s Post Office Bury 1794” (DH4) darkly toned aVF and scarce Philip Deck was a freeholder and bookseller with premises in Crown Street Bury, and was also the postmaster. Of interest to American War of Independence collectors as he led several campaigns Est. $75

2334

18th Century Halfpenny tokens compr Erskine Middlesex ND (DH1010), Anglesey Wales 1793 (DH450), Anglesey Mines 1788 (DH321), Wilkinson Warwickshire 1787, 1793 (DH374, 393, 417, 417B) Fine-gVF (7 tokens) Est. $90

2335

Halfpenny and Penny tokens and advertising Farthings 1795-1838 in descriptive 2x2s, some holed, Fair-VF (45 tokens) Est. $125

Churchill Centenary Trust complete set of 24 medallions 39mm in prooflike gold plated sterling silver (26.45gms each) in sturdy album with descriptive interleaves Est. $500

EDWARD VIII COMMEMORATIVES

2329

Edward VIII fantasy Crown 1936 struck in 15ct gold by Pobjoy Mint, 37.4gms, aFDC Est. $1,250

BRITISH TOKENS

Lot 2330

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Session 6

GREAT BRITAIN, VARIOUS

2342 2336

Welsh early to mid 20th Century colliery workers checks incl NCB Hatfield (2), Barrow Colliery, Britannia Colliery, Taff Merthyr (2), Celynen, Deep Navigation, Nantgarw, Lady Windsor (2) and Oakdale Colliery, Mixed Condition (14 checks) Est. $100

A comprehensive collection of 19th Century and early 20th Century market checkpieces in a variety of shapes and values, each different and supplying the retailer’s or wholesaler’s details, FineUnc (52 tokens) Est. $250

GREECE 2343

Thirty Drachmai 1986 (KM86) EF-Unc, a few cleaned (10  coins) Est. $100

GUYANA 2344

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1976 Independence (KM46) Est. $150

HAWAII

2345

Ten Cents 1883 (KM3) gEF

Est. $200

HUNGARY 2337

Charles I wax seal 155mm approx; together with related sheepskin document, a small fragment of seal separated but included with lot Est. $350

2346

Proof Two Hundred Forint 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics (3); plus Proof Five Hundred Forint commemorating the same event (KM618, 619) all silver (4 coins) Est. $90

2347

Mint Set 2010 National Anthem (7 sets)

Est. $100

INDIA

2338

The King’s Private Roads 1737 oval pass numbered at bottom “214” minor pitting else VF and scarce Est. $200

2339

Collection of different imitation Half Guineas (15) and Guineas (25) 1790-1902 in descriptive 2x2s, many advertising types included, a few holed else Fine-Unc (40 items) Est. $100

2340

Collection of mining and colliery checks compr National Coal Board (NCB) Daw Mill Warwickshire, NCB Brodsworth South Yorkshire, NCB Beech Tree Colliery Herefordshire, NCB Manton Nottinghamshire (2  diff), NCB Markham Derbyshire (2  diff), Markham Colliery, BC Markham Colliery, NCB Rossington South Yorkshire, all scarcer types, gFine-gVF (11 checks) Est. $100

2341

Collection of dairy, bread, co-op society, flour miller and related checks 1800s-1971 all in descriptive 2x2s with reference numbers where known, incl a Royal Arsenal One Pound check in brass, Fine-EF (27 items) Est. $75

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2348

Selection of mainly ancient silver and bronze incl silver punchmarked Karshapanas (2), Gujaras (2), Saurashartas (15) and tiny elephant-type Fanams of Shidray Jaishithat which are apparently rare (8) Mixed Condition (approx 125  coins) Est. $250

2349

Post Maurayan period Vidarbha 24mm in bronze c.100BC (14.2gms) (sim Mac 4416-7) Fine or better and very scarce Est. $100

2350

Kushan Kingdom, Shaka (c.300-330) Gold Stater, nimbate king standing left at altar, Rev Ardoksho, nimbate, seated facing (MAC 3580) aVF Est. $300

2351

Kushan Kingdom, Kipanda (c.330-360) Gold Stater, nimbate king standing left at altar, Rev Ardoksho, nimbate, seated facing (MAC 3581) aVF Est. $300

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2352

2353

Kidarite Kingdom, Kidara (360-380) Gold Stater of Taxila, Kidara, nimbate, standing facing, head left, sacrificing over alter, Rev Ardoksho, nimbate, seated facing on throne holding cornucopiae (MAC 3618) VF Est. $400

Pahlavi SH1334 (1955) (KM1162) choice Unc

Est. $400

IRELAND

Gahadavalas (Tathors) of Kanauj and Banares, Govinda Chandra (c.1114-1154) Gold Stater, Lakshmi seated facing, Rev Brahmi legend (MWI 490; Fr.213) could of small nicks in the edge else gVF Est. $200

2354

Shah Jahan (1628-1658) Mohur, Akbarabad AH1051 (KM258.1) test punch, nice Fine Est. $600

2355

Moghul Empire, 16th-18th Century silver Rupees (10) of Akbar (square and round), Jahangir, Shah Jahan, Aurangzeb, Farrukhsiyar, Muhammed Shah (2), Ahmad Shah, Shah Alam II; plus bronze dump coins (Dams) of Akbar (6), Jahangir (5), Aurangzeb (11), generally Fine-VF (34 coins) Est. $200

2356

2361

Small selection of bronze and silver ancient to medieval coins in album incl early silver punchmarked Karshapanas (12), Sunga square bronzes (7), Western silver Satraps (7), Gupta silver (12), Ikshaukas of the Deccan (18), Kidarites etc (13) and a few others, mostly identified, Mixed Condition (74 coins) Illustrated coin is Kumaragupta (414-455) Silver Drachm, Rev Peacock standing facing, head left, with tail in splendor Est. $200

2357

East India Company Rupees 1835, 1840; British Rupees 1901, 1907, 1915, 1916, 1919 (2); Hyderabad Two Pai 1943 (4); plus selection of Chinese Cash issues 1664-1911 (58, some in descriptive envelopes) Avge Circ-Unc (70 coins) Est. $75

2358

Bengal Quarter Mohur AH1204/19 of Murshidabad (KM100) this denomination not frequently seen and scarcer than Krause indicates, Fine Est. $200

2359

Accumulation of East India Company and British India issues 1835-1940s, mainly silver including Rupees; plus a few post-1945 base metal issues, VG-gVF (39 coins) Est. $300

2362

Charles I (1625-1649) Great Rebellion issues of the Confederate Catholics, Kilkenny Blacksmith’s Halfcrown, mm Cross/Harp (S6557) Fine and rare Religious and racial discrimination levied at native Irish Catholics caused discontent in the early seventeenth century. Open rebellion broke out in October 1641 when two Protestant Lords Justices prevented a bill from being passed in parliament which would have alleviated Catholic grievances. Rebel forces of the Irish Catholics set up council at Kilkenny and when civil war broke out in England, declared their support for the King in opposition to the Protestants. The Catholic Confederacy issued Halfcrown, Halfpence and Farthing denominations, so-called ‘Blacksmith Money’ because of the crude manufacture, with the Halfcrowns imitating English Royalist types. Est. $600

2363

Proof Farthing and Halfpenny in PCGS holders each graded PR63 Brown (2 coins) Est. $300

2364

Pennies 1928 (cleaned), 1931, 1933, 1935, 1937, 1940 (rare), 1941, 1942, 1943, 19346 (cleaned), 1948, 1949, 1950, 1952 (cleaned), 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1968 (cleaned) aVF-Unc (20 coins) Est. $100

2365

Threepence 1928 in PCGS holder graded MS63

Est. $125

2366

Sixpence 1928 in PCGS holder graded MS64, nice

Est. $175

2367

Proof set 1928 in case of issue, aFDC

Est. $500

2368

Fivepence and Tenpence 1885 (S6617, 6619) the first with broken “R” in “Irish”, the second with leaf under “D” of “DEI” VF (2 tokens) Est. $100

IONIAN ISLANDS

2360

Thirty Lepta 1834 (KM35) some even wear on the high points but better grade than normally seen in this issue, nicely toned EF Est. $100

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SICILY

2369

Bank of Ireland Tenpence 1806, 1813 (S6617, 6618) the first gFine, the second gVF (2 tokens) Est. $125

2377

Grano 1716, Two Grani 1777; Naples & Sicily Nine Cavalli 1792; plus modern coins (5) VF (8 coins) Est. $75

ITALY 2378

Five Euro 2011 150th Anniversary of Italian Unification

Est. $75

2379

Five Euro 2011 150th Anniversary of Italian Unification (5 coins) Est. $90

JAPAN 2370

2380

Cash c.1650 Kanei Tsuh bun type, Shogun Iyesada, Tokyo Mint VG-VF (94 coins) Est. $75

2381

One Yen Meiji 23 (YA25.3) chopmarked both sides causing some convexing of the flan, VF Est. $75

2382

One Yen Meiji 24 (YA25.3) chopmarked both sides, aVF

2383

Proof set 2006 Australia-Japan Year of Exchange combining Japanese Proof coins with Perth Mint One Ounce Silver 2006 Year of Exchange coin (2 sets) Est. $90

2384

Proof One Dollar 2010 Balloon in capsules (4 coins)

2385

Mint sets 2009 Cherry Blossom (4 sets)

Est. $90

2386

Mint sets 2010 Cherry Blossom (14 sets)

Est. $75

2387

Proof sets 2011 Cherry Blossom (4 sets)

Est. $175

2388

Mint sets 2011 Cherry Blossom (5 sets)

Est. $75

2389

Mint sets 2011 Cherry Blossom (10 sets)

Est. $100

2390

Osaka Castle medallions 70mm in bronze c.2007 (approx 200gms each) in plush cases (5 medals) Est. $75

Bank of Ireland Thirty Pence 1808 (S6616) probably a silvered Birmingham copy of the period, gFine Est. $75

ISLAMIC

2371

Umayyads silver Dirhams (3, one a crude Spanish issue); misc bronzes from various dynasties and periods (15); plus Byzantine bronzes (6), Mixed Condition (24 coins) Est. $100

ISLE OF MAN

2372

2373

2374

Farthing 1839 (KM12) prooflike red and brown aFDC

Farthing 1839 (KM12) red and brown Unc

Est. $200

Est. $100

Halfpenny 1839 (KM13) gEF with even brown patina

Est. $125

Est. $75

Est. $125

JERSEY

2375

Private issue James Stanley 10th Earl of Derby Penny (S7408) VF for issue and rare Est. $125

2376

One Crown 2009 Chinese Terracotta Army set (2 sets) Est. $200

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2391

Proof Twelfth Shilling 1945 Liberation (KM19) aFDC

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2392

Proof Twenty Thousand Won 2009 Yeongsan (2  coins) Est. $100

2393

Proof Thirty Thousand Won 2010 Johgmyo Shrine

Session 6

KOREA, SOUTH Est. $75

LATVIA 2394

Proof One Lat 2001 Hansa Riga

Est. $75

2395

Proof One Lat 2001 Hansa Riga (2); together with standard issue Lithuania One Litas 2001 Basketball (5), and Luxembourg Two Euro 2005 (8 coins) Est. $75

2403

Specimen Fifty Dollars 2001 in silver with inset containing cob remnant for the wreck of the Princess Louisa that foundered 18th April 1743 near the Mayo Island reefs of Cape Verde (coin weight 850gms) in timber case of issue with certificate no.55 of 500 struck (not listed in Krause) Est. $750

2404

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1977 Anniversary (KM36) only 4,250 struck Est. $400

2405

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1979 Organisation of African Unity (KM38) Est. $400

2406

One Hundred Dollars 2008 Apostle Thaler coin made up of inner proof centre and an outer ring of 12 Uncirculated ‘puzzle’ coins (One Kilo silver) housed in plush-lined timber case and sturdy cardboard box of issue (KM846) Est. $750

2407

Proof issues compr Five Dollars 1999 Death of JFK Junior; Ten Dollars 2000 Titanic Expedition, 2005 Count Moric Benovsky; Twenty-Five Dollars 2005 Titanic in gold; together with National Bank of Liberia Five Dollars 12th April 1989 banknote and misc Burmese minors (6) EF-FDC (11 items) Est. $100

2408

Proof set 1970; similar sets in pliofilm for 1968 (2), 1971, 1972; plus Uncirculated Five Dollars Chinese lunar coins 1997 set of 12 in sealed packet (6 items) Est. $100

LIBERIA

2409

Proof sets 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1978 (5 sets)

2399

LIBYA

2396

Silver and enamel civil order badges incl University of Latvia 1921 patriotic badge and two government badges with all reverse fittings intact, two by Muller of Riga, VF with no enamel loss (3 badges) Est. $90

LEBANON

2397

Proof Piedfort Ten Livres 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics (KM33) scarce with only 3,000 Piedforts struck Est. $100

2398

Proof Ten Livres 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics in silver (KM33) (2); plus Proof Cu/Ni Livre commemorating the same event (KM32) (2) all scarce (4 coins) Est. $100

Half Cent 1937; Uncirculated One Dollar 1962 and Proof Dollar 1979; Proof Ten Dollars 1979, 1984, 1999; Proof Twenty Dollars 1997 Genghis Khan, some silver (7 coins) Est. $125

2410

2400

Pattern Two Cents 1866 (Pn13) brown Unc with underlying mint lustre visible Est. $200

Est. $175

Libyan Revolution Tenth Anniversary 1979 medallion 28.5mm in gold (16.06gms) in capsule; together with silver equivalent 39mm (28gms) uniformed bust of Col. Muammar Gaddafi, Rev Fortress (Krause Unusual World Coins KMX4,5) aUnc-Unc (2 medallions) Little is known about the provenance of these medallions, though it appears from the added extract from a World Coin News 2011 article that the aim of the gold medallion was to extract much needed overseas funds for the purchase of military hardware to maintain Gaddafi’s stranglehold on the nation. The silver medallions may have been presentation pieces for regime officials Est. $1,250

LUXEMBOURG 2411

Proof Five Euro 2011 Castle of Mersh in pictorial holder Est. $100

2401

Two Cents 1896H (KM6) Unc

2402

Proof Five Dollars 1973, 1974, 1975 (KM29) (3 coins)

Sale No. 314 Image viewable on website www.downies.com/auctions

Est. $100 Est. $90

2412

Proof Five Euro 2011 Castle of Mersh in pictorial holder (2 coins) Est. $200

2413

Mint Sets 2006 (2 sets)

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Est. $75

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2414

Mint sets 2010 Euro Commemorative (2 sets)

Est. $75

2415

Mint sets 2010 Euro Commemorative (2 sets)

Est. $75

2416

Official Euro Mint sets 2010 (2 sets)

Est. $75

2417

Official Euro Mint sets 2010 (2 sets)

Est. $75

NETHERLANDS PROVINCES

MALAYA 2418

Kelantan tin coinage compr Pitis AH1256 (1840) (2), AH1300 (1882), AH1314 (1896) with incuse legend (KM4, 5, 10) generally VF; plus other smaller Pitis coins from other states (9) Mixed Condition (13 coins) Est. $100

2426

Overijssel Rijksdaalder 1584 (Dav 8518) toned Fine

Est. $300

2427

West Friesland Rijksdaalder 1620 (KM15.1; Dav 4842) toned gFine Est. $200

2428

Zeeland Six Stuivers 1711 (KM50) one with surface deposits, this date unlisted in Krause and presumably scarce, Fine (2  coins) Est. $75

MEXICO 2419

Charles IV (1788-1808) Eight Reales 1797FM, VF; plus two crude contemporary copies similar to those made during the revolution, Mixed Condition (3 items) Est. $100

MIDDLE-EAST 2420

Selection compr Libya (6), Palestine, Syria (3), Tunisia (2) all different, Fine-EF (12 coins) Est. $75

NETHERLANDS

2421

Half Gulden 1829B (KM54) gFine or better with natural toning Est. $150

2422

2½ Gulden 1847 (of dubious origin), 1959 (2), 1960, 1961, 1964, 1969; Ten Gulden 1970; Half Gulden 1848 most in silver; plus small quantity of Netherlands, German and other world base metal minors (33) the silver coins mainly VF-aUnc (42 coins) Est. $75

2423

Mint Sets 2008 (3), 2010 (6) (9 sets)

Est. $75

NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES

2429

Quarter Gulden 1945, a post war copy struck in 14ct gold (3.9gms) and similar to the rare pattern, aFDC Est. $150

NEW GUINEA, GERMAN

2424

2425

Miffy Baby Mint Sets 2010 (8 sets)

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Half Mark 1894A (KM4) lustrous aUnc

Est. $300

2431

One Mark 1894A (KM5) couple of tiny edge nicks, EF

Est. $400

2432

Five Mark 1894A (KM7) EF

Est. $75

Dutch Railways 50th Anniversary 1889 medal 44mm in bronze by W.Schammer, reverse arms of 14 towns (Moy 372; Swan 324) attractive Unc; Est. $75

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2430

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Est. $1,000

Sale No. 314


NEW GUINEA Shilling 1938 in PCGS holder graded MS66

Est. $75

2434

Head Tax token 35mm in aluminium, gFine

2435

Territory of New Guinea Loyal Service Medal 38mm in silver by Stokes, reverse impressed “411” EF or better and scarce Est. $400

Florin 1933 choice Unc

Est. $300

2447

Proof Florin 1935b in PCGS holder graded PR64

2448

Florin 1941; Halfcrown 1943, both in ANACS holders graded AU58 (2 coins) Est. $125

2449

Halfcrown 1934 in PCGS holder graded MS64, a superb example that would be hard to better Est. $750

2450

Halfcrown 1946 in ANACS holder graded MS62

2451

Halfcrown 1947 in ANACS holder graded MS63, scarce this grade and a choice example Est. $125

2452

Crowns 1953 all but one cased (30); plus One Dollar 1967 in cellophane (12) an excellent group (42 coins) Est. $100

2453

Unofficial year sets for 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965 selected from mint rolls, the last set missing the Halfpenny, Penny and Halfcrown else choice Unc (4 sets, 24 coins) Est. $75

Est. $1,250

Est. $75

NEW ZEALAND

2436

2446

Halfpennies 1941, 1944, 1945, 1947 choice Unc (4 coins) Est. $100

Est. $100

NEW ZEALAND SETS 2454

Halfpenny set 1940-1965 complete, the 1954 and 1955 gEF, remainder mixed full red and red and brown Unc-choice Unc (24 coins) Est. $300

2455

Penny set 1940-1965 complete, the 1940 cleaned long ago else mainly red and red and brown EF-choice Unc (25 coins) Est. $200

NEW ZEALAND DECIMALS 2437

Halfpenny 1942 choice nearly full red Unc, the key date Est. $250

2456

2438

Halfpennies 1956 (10), 1960 (9); plus Two Dollars 1993 ex roll (20) the coppers toned else Unc-choice Unc (39 coins) Est. $75

Ten Cents 2007 Tuatara limited edition copper coins in souvenir packs, B/Unc (200 coins) Est. $350

2457

Proof One Dollar 1973, one in unofficial packaging (14  coins) Est. $100

2458

Proof Ten Dollars 2010 Heitlki (One Ounce gold) in replica huia box of issue, certificate no,494 of 500 issued Est. $1,500

2459

Proof sets 1972, 1973, 1975, 1976; Mint sets 1969 red and blue wallets, 1970 (cased), 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977 (3), 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, usual sweating in some (22 sets) Est. $75

2460

Proof set 1981; Proof silver One Dollar 1989 Celebration of Sport 4-coin set; Uncirculated One Dollar 2003 Lord of the Rings 3-coin set; cased Dollar 1974 Games; From £SD to $c predecimal and decimal sets; Sixpence and Shilling sets complete in custom albums; together with Singapore Mint set 1978, Vatican Mint set 1977, Western Samoa cased Tala 1970; New Guinea Penny 1936, Roman Commodus silver Denarius, Russian Yuri Gagarin 1991 medallion, and misc card counter, Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $125

2461

Proof set 2000, only 1,500 issued

2439

Proof Halfpenny in PCGS holder graded PR63RB, rare Est. $1,250

2440

Penny 1942 in ANACS holder graded MS64 Brown, the rare date Est. $90

2441

Threepences 1936 (3), 1940, 1942, 1943, 1944 (4), 1946, 1956 (2, incl strapless variety), 1958, the 1956 strapless VF, others aUncUnc (14 coins) Est. $90

2442

Sixpences 1960 (18), Shillings 1962 ex roll (10) on album page; plus St Helena-Ascension Islands One Pence to Two Pounds mixture 1991-2002 (24) Unc-choice Unc (52 coins) Est. $90

2443

Shilling 1935 in PCGS holder graded MS64, superb for this scarce date Est. $500

2444

Shilling 1945 in PCGS holder graded MS63

2445

Shilling 1945 in PCGS holder graded MS64, a choice high grade example Est. $250

Sale No. 314 Image viewable on website www.downies.com/auctions

Est. $175

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Est. $200

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2433


Session 6

NEW ZEALAND MEDALLIONS

2462

Fiftieth Anniv of the Colony 1890 in silver 23.25mm (M1890/4); plus Q.Vic Diamond Jubilee medallion 21mm in bronze (M1897/3) the first nicely toned with prooflike surfaces, Unc; the second aEF (2 medalets) Est. $75

2463

USA Fleet Visit to Auckland 1908 medalet 19.5mm in silver (M1908/5) toned aEF Est. $150

2464

Canterbury Jubilee 1900 medallion 23.5mm in copper by Moller & Young; Christchurch Gas Company Peace souvenir medallion 1919 in lead, 38mm; Duke of Gloucester Royal Visit uniface pin badge 1934 (M1900/30, 1919/4, 1934-35/1) the first full mint red Unc and rare in this grade, the others VF (3 items) Ex Leon Morel Collection Est. $100

2465

New Zealand Centennial medallions 38mm in sterling silver and bronze (M1940/1) EF-prooflike Unc (2 medallions) Est. $75

2466

New Zealand Amateur Athletics Assn International Athletic Fund medallions 41mm in silver and copper, both with reverse legend “Yvette Williams 1952 Helsinki 1st Women’s Long Jump 20 feet 5¾ inches”; Royal New Zealand Air Force Jubilee 1992 medallion 50mm in gilt by Parkes of Brisbane; cased undated “The Waikato Polytechnic Hamilton New Zealand” medallion also by Parkes; and cased silver Five Dollars 1894 Los Angeles Olympics, Unc (5 items) Est. $75

2468

Edward VIII Accession and Abdication 6-medal sets in different finishes incl sterling silver struck for Leon Morel, the first set numbered 11 on five medals (the other is a duplicated piece), the second set numbered 37 (12 medallions) Est. $100

2469

America’s Cup New Zealand’s Challenge 1992 medallic covers in bronze and white metal (2 of each) with bonus offer cards; 15 Great All Blacks and 15 Great All Black Captains framed medallic sets; cased Auckland Commonwealth Games 1990 commem medal 50mm in copper struck by the Royal Australian Mint; Centenary of NZ Rugby 1970 medallion 38mm in silver; plus World Cup Spain 1982 uniface medallions 42mm in gilt (10) (lot) Est. $100

2470

Small group compr Canterbury Centenary 1950 medallion 50mm in copper, Wellington Centenary 1956/Plummers Noah’s Ark 45mm in bronze, and New Zealand Stamp Exhibition 1967 medallion 41mm in copper, the last two cased, Unc (3 medallions) Est. $75

2471

HMAS Voyager 1969 medallion 38mm in antiqued bronze struck by Luke Melbourne for the Historical Medal Society of Australia and New Zealand; cased Tauranga Centennial 1982 medallions 40mm in copper and silver finishes by H.K.Graham Tauranga; cased Tauranga Harbour Bridge 1988 medallions 38mm in bronze (3); plus Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron Rainbow II 1971 medallion 34mm, Unc (7 medallions) Est. $75

2472

Album of mainly early milk tokens with considerable variety, Mixed Condition (80 tokens) Est. $75

NIUE 2473 2467

Introduction of Decimal Currency 1967 medallions 63.5mm in silver and bronze struck by the Royal Mint for the Royal Numismatic Society of New Zealand in cases of issue, Unc (2 medallions) Est. $250

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Proof Dollar 2010 Gothic Cathedrals Westminster; together with Palau prooflike Dollar Clownfish (2 coins) Est. $75

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Sale No. 314


2474

Proof Dollar 2011 Gothic Cathedrals Cologne Dome (3  coins) Est. $150

2475

Proof One Dollar 2011 “The da Vinci Codex” set of 24 pure silver rectangular coins/ingots each 42.5gms in timber case with timber display frame and stand for the series with information booklet, the case with repairable fault, the contents essentially unopened. The set limited to 500 worldwide and with very high retail price Est. $1,250

ODD & CURIOUS

2476

Siam; silver ‘bent bar’ or Tamlung for Four Baht c.1550-1650 from Chiengsen northern Siam VF Est. $200

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2004 Sosabowski, Wyspianski; 2005 (8 diff); 2006 (19) all flipped or encapsulated (29 coins) Est. $75

2489

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2005 Pope John Paul II (7), Galczynski (10), WWII Anniv (14), 2006 Bochnia (4), Chelm (3), Elblag (4), Jaroslav (3), Nysa (3), Pszczyna (4), Sando Mierz (4), Zagan (5), Chelmo (4), Kalisz (4), Nowy Sacz (4) all flipped for immediate resale (Y525, 527, 558, 525, 527, 558) (73 coins) Est. $75

2490

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2006 Gierymski (22), Turin Winter Olympics (56), Haczow (24), Leginca (23) all flipped or encapsulated for immediate resale (Y575, 605, 547, 548) (125 coins) Est. $125

2491

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2006 30th June 1976 Anniv (16), Knight (13), History of the Zlotych (13), Warsaw Scoll of Economics Anniv (20) all flipped or encapsulated for immediate resale (Y571, 576, 592, 609) (62 coins) Est. $75

2492

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Arctowski/Dobrowski (17), Cracow (9), Korzeniowski (5), Wyczolkowski (5) all flipped or encapsulated for immediate resale (Y610, 594, 591, 626) (36 coins) Est. $75

2493

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Breaking of the Enigma Code flipped for immediate resale (Y586) (29 coins) Est. $75

2494

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Brzeg (6), Klodzko (15), Lomza (5), Plock (4), Raciborz (5), Wielkopolski (4), Tarnow (8) all flipped for immediate resale (Y615, 624, 616, 617, 619, 623, 625) (47 coins) Est. $90

2495

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Domeyko (24), Wyczolkowski (9) flipped or encapsulated for immediate resale (Y590, 626) (33 coins) Est. $75

2496

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 History of the Zloty flipped for immediate resale (Y592) (34 coins) Est. $75

2497

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Korzeniowski flipped for immediate resale (Y591) (32 coins) Est. $75

2498

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Kwidzyn (3), Enigma Code (3), History of the Zloty (4), Szczecinski (6), Przemysl (5), Swidnica (5), Slupsk (6) all flipped for immediate resale (Y577, 586, 592, 613, 618, 621, 622) (32 coins) Est. $75

2499

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Medieval Torun (20), Korzeniowsli (11) flipped or encapsulated for immediate resale (Y622, 591) (31 coins) Est. $75

OLYMPIC RELEASES 2477

Tokyo 1964 to Beijing 2008 collection of 12 silver coins (mainly Proof) for each of the Games in private issue plush lined timber case for the series with information cards for all but the last two coins, the last ten coins are proofs Est. $250

PANAMA 2478

Proof One Hundred Balboas 1978 Peace and Progress (KM56) Est. $400

2479

Proof One Hundred and Fifty Balboas 1976 Pan Congress in platinum (KM43) Est. $450

2500

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 Wyczolkowski flipped for immediate resale (Y626) (33 coins) Est. $75

2480

Proof Five Hundred Balboas 1977 Balboa 500th Anniv (KM42) Est. $1,500

2501

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2007 (20  diff), 2008 (16  diff), 2009 (10 diff), 2010 (6 diff), 2011 Smolensk Plane Crash, all flipped or encapsulated (53 coins) Est. $100

2481

Proof Five Hundred Balboas 1978 Organization of American States (KM57) Est. $1,500

2502

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Beijing Olympics (14), Kazimierz Dolny (18) flipped for immediate resale (Y644, 641) (32 coins) Est. $75

2482

Proof Five Hundred Balboas 1979 Jaguar (KM62)

2503

2483

Proof sets 1975, 1976 (2 sets)

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Bielsko-Biala flipped for immediate resale (Y663) (50 coins) Est. $100

2504

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Falcon (7), Konin (14), Lowicz (13), Piotrkow Trybunalski (11), Rocznica March (4) all flipped for immediate resale (Y627, 631, 630, 628, 629) (48 coins) Est. $90

2505

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Independence flipped for immediate resale (Y650) (50 coins) Est. $90

2506

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Independence flipped for immediate resale (Y650) (58 coins) Est. $100

2507

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Greater Poland Uprising flipped for immediate resale (Y662) (50 coins) Est. $90

2508

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Greater Poland Uprising flipped for immediate resale (Y662) (68 coins) Est. $125

Est. $1,500 Est. $150

PAPUA NEW GUINEA 2484

Proof One Hundred Kina 1975 Independence (KM9)

Est. $400

PERU

2485

Dinero 1893TF first decimal coinage issue (KM204.2) choice Unc with original toning Est. $90

POLAND 2486

Twenty and Fifty Groszy 1923, Zloty 1929, Two Zlote 1936 (Y12, 13, 14, 30) Fine-gVF (4 coins) Est. $75

2509

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Zbigniew Herbert flipped for immediate resale (Y634) (28 coins) Est. $75

2487

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2004 Wyspianski (18) and Sosabowski (13), 2005 Galczynski (11), Sailing (12), Cizsyn (5), Gniezno (4), Kolobrzeg (5), Wioclawek (4) all flipped or encapsulated for immediate resale (Y499, 512, 527, 521, 753, 564, 528, 529) (67 coins) Est. $75

2510

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Pilsudski flipped for immediate resale (Y648) (50 coins) Est. $90

2511

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Pilsudski flipped for immediate resale with most in bags of ten (Y648) (100 coins) Est. $175

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2488


Session 6

2512

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Polish Post Office Anniv flipped for immediate resale (Y656) (27 coins) Est. $75

2513

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Polish Settlement in North America flipped for immediate resale (Y659) (40 coins) Est. $90

2514

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Rocznica March Anniv (24), Polish Settlement in North America (14) flipped for immediate resale (Y629, 659) (38 coins) Est. $90

2515

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2008 Sybiracy flipped for immediate resale (Y638) (39 coins) Est. $90

2516

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Battle of Westerplatte flipped for immediate resale (Y694) (38 coins) Est. $90

2517

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Cavalry Hussar (9), Polish Underground Anniv (3), Tatra Mountain Rescue Service (10); 2010 Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau (9) all flipped for immediate resale (Y718, 707, 697, 712) (31 coins) Est. $75

2518

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Central Bank Anniv flipped for immediate resale (Y675) (38 coins) Est. $90

2519

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Election 1989 Anniv flipped for immediate resale (Y680) (31 coins) Est. $75

2520

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Green Lizard flipped for immediate resale in bags of ten (Y678) (50 coins) Est. $100

2521

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Green Lizard flipped for immediate resale, mainly in bags of ten (Y678) (65 coins) Est. $125

2522

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Polish Light Music – Niemen flipped for immediate resale (Y684) (44 coins) Est. $90

2523

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Death of Poplieluszko Anniv flipped for immediate resale (Y700) (57 coins) Est. $100

2524

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Supreme Chamber of Control Anniv flipped for immediate resale (Y673) (50 coins) Est. $90

2525

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2009 Supreme Chamber of Control Anniv flipped for immediate resale (Y673) (64 coins) Est. $125

2526 2527

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2010 Horseshoe Bat flipped for immediate resale (Y723) (30 coins) Est. $75 Uncirculated Two Zlote 2010 Katyn Crime Anniv (13), Napoleon I Imperial Guard (10), Polish Scouting Anniv (15) all flipped for immediate resale (Y721, 718, 725) (38 coins) Est. $75

2528

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2010 Rev Jan Twardowski flipped for immediate resale (Y730) (33 coins) Est. $75

2529

Uncirculated Two Zlote 2011 Smolensk Plane Crash Anniv flipped for immediate resale (Y769) (34 coins) Est. $75

2530

Proof Ten Zlotych 2004 Polish Police Anniv; 2005 Pope John Paul; 2008 Polish Post Anniv (2), 2010 Great Battles – Grunwald (3) and Kluszyn (5) (Y502, 526, 655, 750, 733) in mixed packaging (12 coins) Est. $125

2531

Proof Ten Zlotych 2007 Arctic Explorers (Y601) in unofficial packaging no certificates (8 coins) Est. $75

2532

2533

Proof Ten Zlotych 2007 Breaking Enigma Code Anniv (10), History of the Zloty (9), Konrad Korzeniowski (7) in unofficial packaging no certificates (Y587, Y589, not listed Krause) (26 coins) Est. $250 Proof Ten Zlotych 2008 Sybiracy (6), Zbigniew Herbert (9), Polish Settlement in USA Anniv (8), Polish Post Anniv (5), Rocznica March Anniv (6) in unofficial packaging no certificates (Y635, 639, 658, 655, 632) (34 coins) Est. $300

2534

Proof Ten Zlotych 2009 Greater Poland Uprising Anniv (11), Central Banking Anniv (8), General Election of 1989 Anniv (4), Hussar (8), Tatra Mountain Rescue Service (4) in mixed packaging (Y661, 676, 681, 671, 698) (35 coins) Est. $300

2535

Proof Ten Zlotych 2009 Polish Light Music (4), 2010 Polish Jazz (3) (Y685, 808) in capsules, some with certificates (7 coins) Est. $75

2536

Proof Ten Zlotych 2009 Polish Light Music – Neiman (Y686) in unofficial packaging no certificates (8 coins) Est. $125

2537

Proof Ten Zlotych 2009 Death of Popieluszko (Y701) in unofficial packaging no certificates (5 coins) Est. $75

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2538

Proof Ten Zlotych 2010 Napoleonic Imperial Guard (3), Krzstof Komeda (7) (Y719, 807) in unofficial packing or capsules with certificates (10 coins) Est. $90

2539

Proof Ten Zlotych 2010 Twardowski (Y731) in unofficial packaging but with certificates (14 coins) Est. $150

2540

Proof Ten Zlotych 2011 Polish Presidency of the European Union (4), Uhlan of the Second Republic (Y778, 781) in unofficial packaging but with certificates (5 coins) Est. $75

2541

Pope John Paul II memorial 25 Years of Pontificate sets 2005 containing One Thousand Zlotych 1983, Two Zlote 2003, and Thirty-Five Pfennig stamp c.1990 in folder with information booklet in English (3 sets) Est. $75

2542

Mint sets 2005 containing Two Zloty 2003 and 2005 John Paul II commem issues (25 sets) Est. $150

2543

Miniature One Grosz to Five Zlotych 9-coin sets 2009, mintage limited to 5,000 sets (10 sets) Est. $75

2544

Miniature One Grosz to Five Zlotych 9-coin sets 2009, mintage limited to 5,000 sets (11 sets) Est. $75

2545

WWII German Occupation: Lodz (Litzmannstadt) Ghetto, Five, Ten and Twenty Mark 1943 (KMTn2, 3, 4; Campbell 4752, 4753b, 4754) gVF-EF (3 tokens) Est. $175

PORTUGAL 2546

1½ Euros 2009 Morabitino of Ancho (3); 2.5 Euro 2009 Belem Tower (11), 2009 Jeronimos Monastery (8) Unc (22 coins) Est. $75

2547

Mint Sets 2008 (2 sets)

Est. $75

2548

Mint Sets 2010 (7 sets)

Est. $125

2549

Selection of colonial issues compr Cape Verde Ten Centavos 1930, Mozambique Fifty Centavos 1961, 2½ Escudos 1952; Timor Three Escudos 1958; plus Portuguese issues compr Fifty Centavos 1946 and 1953, Fifty Escudos 1969 Vasco de Gama, Fine-choice Unc, the coppers with plenty of mint red (7 coins) Est. $90

RUSSIA

2550

Five Roubles 1900 (Y62) EF

Est. $300

2551

Five Roubles 1900 (Y62) EF

Est. $300

2552

Ten Roubles 2003 Dorogobusch (3), 2003 Murom (3), 2004 Kem (2), 2004 Rijask, 2005 Borovsk, 2005 Kasan (12), 2005 Mcensk (12), 2005 Krasnodar (4), 2005 Moscow, 2005 Tatarstan (3), 2005 Tver (4), Unc (46 coins) Est. $75

2553

Ten Roubles 2008 Azov (9), 2008 Pioziorsk (41), 2008 Smolensk (20), 2008 Vladimir (18), 2008 Astrakhan (15), 2008 BarardinBalcar (16), 2008 Sverdlovsk (15), 2008 Udmurt (11) Unc (145 coins) Est. $150

Downies Australian Coin Auctions

Lot 2554 Sale No. 314


Ten Roubles 2009 Galich (12), 2009 Kaluga (1), 2009 Velikiy Novgorod (10), 2009 Vyborg (10), 2009 Adygeya (14), 2009 Jewish Autonomous (12), 2009 Kalmykia (14), 2009 Kirov (16), 2009 Komi (13) Unc (102 coins) Est. $125

SHIPWRECK COINS

Session 6

2554

RUSSIAN MEDALS

2555

2564

Mexico cob Eight Reales c.1614-1620 (date not visible) found on Lucaya Beach Bahamas, with certificate of authenticity/value Est. $150

2565

Wreck of the Rooswijk, Mexico Pillar Eight Reales 1734MF (KM103) marine sediment else gVF, with certificate attesting the wreck provenance The 30-gun VOC merchant ship outward bound for Batavia in the East Indies with 200 people aboard and carrying ten chests of silver coin, foundered in a storm on 9th January 1740 and sank on the treacherous Goodwin Sands in the English Channel with no survivors. Est. $125

Russo-Japanese War 1904-5 medallion 28mm in bronze with cyrillic legend “May God resurrect you when the time comes”, VF Est. $150

ST. LUCIA

2556

The Peter Coaling Co Ltd token 24mm in copper (L491); James Burness & Sons uniface token 29mm in brass (L464); plus South Africa Tramways Capetown Halfpenny token ND in aluminium and other Halfpenny tokens in plastic (4 diff) (7 tokens) Est. $75

SAN MARINO 2557

Proof Five Euro 2011 European Explorers

Est. $75

2558

Proof Five Euro 2011 European Explorers (3 coins)

Est. $90

2559

Proof Ten Euro 2010 Schumann

Est. $75

2560

Proof Ten Euro 2011 Euro Currency Anniversary (2  coins) Est. $100

SIAM

SAUDI ARABIA 2566

1/8 Baht gold bullet money 1.90gms (C.154); together with Indian 18th-19th Century gold Fanams of Mysore and Malabar; and a late Kushan brass unit (4 items) Images actual size and enlarged 2:1 Est. $100

SIERRA LEONE 2567 2561

One Hundred Halala AH1397 (1977) FAO series (KM59 note) scarce, Unc Struck by the Royal Mint as samples for the Saudi Government although some managed to escape to the open market Est. $125

2562

Denmark Five Ore 1907, Ten Ore 1914, Twenty-Five Ore 1924, Krone 1945; Finland Markka 1972; Norway Krone 1965; Sweden Ore 1947, Two Ore 1949, Five Ore 1968, Fifty Ore 1924 (scarce) Fine-EF (10 coins) Est. $75

Highland & Agricultural Society of Scotland prize medallions 31mm in sterling silver awarded to the same recipient for ploughing in 1913, 1914 and 1920 (two are named to Peter Stewart, the 1914 is named to Peter Stuart) cleaned gVF (3 medallions) Est. $150

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2568

Mint Set 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympiad (5 sets)

Est. $75

SOLOMON ISLANDS Proof One Hundred Dollars 1978 Sovereignty (KM9)

Est. $400

SOMALIA 2570

Enamelled gold plated Egyptian Treasures of Tutankhamen 5-coin Proof set 2008 Est. $75

SOUTH AFRICA

SCOTTISH MEDALS

2563

SLOVAKIA

2569

SCANDINAVIA

One Leone 1974 Independence in bank flips, Unc but some packs a little soiled (33 coins) Est. $75

2571

Tenth Krugerrand 1981 (KM105) Unc

2572

Krugerrand 1977 in capsule, prooflike Unc

2573

Proof set 1961 One Cent to Two Rand in case of issue, aFDC-FDC with patchy toning (9 coins) Est. $500

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Est. $1,250

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2574

USA

Mexico Two Reales 1863VL Zacatecas; together with small group of 19th-20th Century South American minors including a Brazil countermarked issue, the first VG, others Fine-EF (8 coins) Est. $75

SPAIN

2592

Colonial William Woods “Hibernia” 1723/22 overdate Halfpenny S6601) gFine and scarce Est. $125

2593

One Cent Indian Head 1900-1907 (143), Lincoln Cents 1920-1982 (137); plus other minors to Twenty-Five Cents 1943-1979 (34) all housed on plastic pages, Avge Circ-Unc (300+ coins) Est. $75

2594

Quarter Dollar 6-coin DC & Territories Collection, B/Unc (95 sets) Est. $150

2595

One Dollar 1800 draped bust/heraldic eagle type with 12 arrows, aVF and scarce Est. $1,500

2596

Morgan Dollar 1883, Peace Dollar 1925 gEF-aUnc; together with Proof set 1983, year set to Half Dollar 1964 in plastic case, and bullion Dollar 1996 (5 items) Est. $90

2597

One Dollar 2005 Sacagawea, Unc (51 coins)

Est. $100

2598

One Dollar 2007 John Adams, Unc (140 coins)

Est. $175

2599

One Dollar 2007 Sacagawea, Unc (143 coins)

Est. $175

2600

One Dollar 2007 Jefferson, Unc (140 coins)

Est. $175

2601

One Dollar 2007 Madison, Unc (200 coins)

Est. $250

2602

One Dollar 2008 Jackson, Unc (140 coins)

Est. $175

2603

One Dollar 2008 Monroe, Unc (50 coins)

Est. $90

2604

One Dollar 2008 Adams, Unc (50 coins)

Est. $75

2605

One Dollar 2009 Harrison, Unc (300 coins)

Est. $400

2606

One Dollar 2009 Polk, Unc (350 coins)

Est. $400

2607

One Dollar 2009 Zachary Taylor, Unc (140 coins)

Est. $150

2608

One Dollar 2009 Tyler, Unc (180 coins)

Est. $250

2609

Proof One Dollar 2010 4-coin Presidential sets (10 sets) Est. $75

2610

A similar lot (50 sets)

Est. $300

2611

Five Dollars 1907D choice Unc

Est. $500

2612

Mint sets 2012 Denver and Philadelphia mints in original shippers (10 pairs, 20 sets) Est. $100

2613

Proof Set 2008 4-coin Presidents; together with One Dollar 2009 Polk and 2009 Tyler mint rolls (3 items) Est. $100

UKRAINE

2614

Proof sets 2005 (8 sets)

Est. $125

2590

Two Hryvnia 2007 Bahrianyi (5), 2008 Griffin (4), 2008 Lev Landau (3); Five Hryvnia 2008 Annunication (5), Unc 17 coins) Est. $90

2615

Proof 14-coin sets 2010S (20 sets)

Est. $200

2616

Proof 14-coin sets 2010S (30 sets)

Est. $300

2591

Five Hryvnia 2009 Astronomy (6), 2009 European Council Anniversary (20) Unc (26 coins) Est. $150

2617

Date sets 2011 One to Fifty Cents (4 coins) Unc (115 sets) Est. $100

2575

Twenty Reales 1823SP (KM563.1) in PCGS holder graded AU58 Est. $900

2576

Proof Ten Euros 2010 EU Presidency (5 coins)

Est. $200

2577

Proof Ten Euros 2010 FIFA World Cup (5 coins)

Est. $125

2578

Proof Ten Euros 2010 EU Presidency

Est. $75

2579

Proof Ten Euros 2010 Gaudi (2 coins)

Est. $90

2580

Proof Fifty Euros 2009 Cincuentin

Est. $150

2581

Proof One Hundred Euros 2009 Centen

Est. $150

2582

Mint sets 2010 (10 sets)

Est. $250

SWISS CANTONS

2583

Geneva, Genovoise (Ten Centimes) 1794TB (KM98) in PCGS holder graded AU53, beautifully toned and well struck for this difficult issue Est. $750

SWITZERLAND 2584

Twenty Francs 1949B (KM35.2) Unc

Est. $350

2585

Proof Ten Francs 2008 National Parks (3 coins)

2586

Proof Ten Francs 2008 Ice Hockey (3 coins)

2587

Proof Twenty Francs 2005 Motor Show (2), 2007 Bank Anniversary (3 coins) Est. $100

Est. $90 Est. $125

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 2588

Proof One Hundred Dollars 1976 Flying Birds (KM37)

Est. $150

TUVALU 2589

Proof One Dollar 2010 Famous Ballets 5-coin set struck by the Perth Mint in case of issue Est. $150

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2618

Seward Alaska, Northern Hotel 12½ Cents Saloon Token ND (c.1910), VF and scarce Seward, established 1903, is a fishing community on the Kenai Peninsula in southern Alaska Est. $75

2619

Souvenir Essential US Penny 5-coin Collection on Morgan Mint card (5); together with misstruck Jefferson Nickels 1999 (2) (7 items) Est. $75

USA MEDALLIONS

2631 2632 2633 2634 2635 2636

Popes of the XX Century 6-coin souvenir set comprising Pius XI Ten Lire, Pius XII Five Lire, John XXIII Five Hundred Lire, Paul VI Five Hundred Lire, John Paul I One Thousand Lire and John Paul II One Thousand Lire, all housed in a deluxe presentation box, Unc Est. $200 Proof Set 2009 Est. $200 Mint Sets 2010 (4 sets) Est. $250 Proof sets 2008 (2 sets) Est. $200 Proof sets 2009 Anniversary (2 sets) Est. $200 Proof sets 2010 (3 sets) Est. $200 Proof sets 2011 (2 sets) Est. $200

ZIMBABWE 2637

Proof Ten Dollars 1996 Zimbabwe Wildlife set of five One Ounce silver coins struck by the Perth Mint in case of issue Est. $125

2638

Proof Ten Dollars 1996 Zimbabwe Wildlife set of five One Ounce silver coins struck by the Perth Mint in case of issue Est. $125

WORLD

2620

Philadelphia International Exhibition 1876 in bronze 76mm; together with Canadian Masonic High Court of Ontario IOF medal in brass with ribbon; Masonic bullion titles (2); and a gilt-bronze “West of Scotland Challenge Trophy” (for shooting?) medallic prize shield 43x55mm, nice lot, mainly VF, the first better (5 items) Est. $100

2621

Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University series, cased medallions 44mm in bronze by the Medallic Art Company compr John D.Audubon, George Bancroft, Henry Beecher, Alexander Graham Bell, Phillip Brooks, Edwin Broth, William Cullen Bryant, Rufus Choate, Edwin Cooper, Charlotte Cushman, John Buchanan Eads, Jonathan Edwards, Asa Gray, with biographical notes (13 medallions) Est. $100

2622

Proof Silver September 11th National Medal 2011 S11 West Point mintmark in plush black case (3 medals) Est. $150

2623

Proof Silver September 11th National Medal 2011, S12 Philadelphia mintmark in plush black case (4 medals) Est. $200

2624

Collection of USA and Canadian transit tokens c.1920-2000s in descriptive 2x2s neatly laid out by USA State – Alabama to Wisconsin and Canadian province (Nova Scotia, Quebec, Ontario) incl buses, trains, cabs etc (205 different types), all housed in quality album, Fine-Unc (215 items) Est. $125

VATICAN 2625

Two Euros 2004 Anniversary, 2006 Centenary (2  coins) Est. $125

2626

Two Euros 2004 Anniversary (2), 2006 Centenary (3 coins) Est. $150

2627

Proof Five Euro 2006 World Day of Peace (3 coins, one lacking the outer card box) Est. $75

2628

Proof Five Euro 2008 World Youth Day (4 coins)

Est. $200

2629

Proof Ten Euro 2008 World Peace Day

Est. $125

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2639

Bahamas Mint set 1966; PNG Proof set 1975 and misc Shillings (4); British Crowns 1951 (cased), 1965, 1972, 1977; plus other world coins in 2x2s (20) and loose (55) some silver, Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $75

2640

British Cartwheel Penny, Twopence and Crown 1965; Peru silver Sol 1891 in neck mount; plus Marcus Clark “Big Store” Harbour Bridge medallion and four misc items, Mixed Condition (8 items) Est. $75

2641

British Trade Dollars 1897, 1911, 1912; plus China Crown-size Dollars (3, one damaged) VG-aVF (5 coins) Est. $125

2642

British Mint set 2008 with both emblem and shield designs; Canada, Vancouver Winter Olympics 2010 14-coin set; Turkey Mint set 2005; British Fifty Pence 2010 Remembrance Poppy pack and cased Crown 1953; Canada Specimen Twenty Dollars 2010 Maple Leaf; New Zealand Uncirculated One Dollar 1989 Games (4) and 1990; USA Uncirculated Dollars 2007 John Adams and George Washington (13 items) Est. $75

2643

China One Yuan 1914, 1934 (Y329, 345); plus USA Morgan Dollars 1882S, 1921S VG-EF (4 coins) Est. $100

2644

China Dollar c.1912-1916; East India Company Rupee 1840; Egypt Twenty Piastres 1917; Mexico Eight Reales 1864; Netherlands 2½ Gulden 1931; South Africa Crown 1961; Turkey Twenty Piastres 1918; USA Half Dollars 1936, 1964 and Morgan Dollar 1896S; plus Austria restrike Tales 1780 (2) and three base metal Crowns, FineUnc (15 coins) Est. $150

2645

East Germany Five Pfennig 1952E (KM6); together with Palestine One Mil 1927 (2), 1935 (2), 1937 (2), 1939 (2), 1942; Two Mils 1927 (4); Five Mils 1935, 1939 (2); Ten Mils 1927, 1933, 1934 the first coin choice Unc, remainder aVF-aUnc (21 coins) Est. $75

2646

Great Britain Shilling 1743 (S3702); plus Belgium Fifty Centimes 1886 (KM27) VF-gVF (2 coins) Est. $125

2647

Greece Ten, Twenty and Fifty Lepta, One, Two, Five, Ten and Twenty Drachma 1973, three of each denomination; plus New Zealand Proof One Dollar 1974 Games; Singapore Mint set 1967 and Uncirculated Ten Dollars 1973 (27 items) Est. $75

2648

India silver Rupee copies (4); Eight Reales 1794FM plugged; Straits Settlements One Cent 1904, 1907; Ireland Penny 1943; Australia Halfpennies 1914, 1927, 1935, 1953 and Two Cents 1974; George V Silver Jubilee medallion 1935; plus misc USA silver and base metal issues (20) VG-VF (34 items) Est. $75

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Session 6

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2650

2651

2652

2653

2654

2655 2656 2657

2658

2659 2660

2661

2662

2663

2664 2665

2666

2667

Italy Mint sets 1972 (2), 1973, 1980 with printed cards (not listed as official sets in Krause); pattern “Printing Machinery” strikes in brass by engineers Taylor & Challen Ltd Birmingham and Australia; plus Australian coinage compr Dollars 1997C, 1998M, 2007M (2), Two Dollars 1988 (2), and Five Dollars 1988, 1996 (14 items) Est. $75 Netherlands 2½ Gulden 1930 (3); plus cased base metal Crown-size coins of Cook Islands 1972, Bahamas 1974, Britain 1951 and 1972, St Helena 1977 and 1984 (2), Turks & Caicos Islands 1969 (4), Western Samoa 1967 (4) and 1970, VF-choice Unc (22 coins) Est. $90 New Zealand Mint sets 1967 (3), 1968 and 1969 in folders or cases (one folder also containing used One and Two Dollars Fleming banknotes), cased Dollars 1967, 1969; British Specimen One Ounce Britannia 2002 on card and cased Churchill Crowns (6); plus Germany Third Reich One, Two (2) and Five Mark c.19341939 (lot) Est. $75 New Zealand cased prooflike sets 1969 (2) and 1970; Mint sets 1969 and 1970 red and blue wallets; cased One Dollar 1970; together with album of base metal world coins (330 approx) and misc world banknotes (22) Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $90 New Zealand Proof One Dollar silver 2011 Webb Ellis Cup coin in timber case and card box of issue; USA gilded 50-coin State Quarter Dollar collection mixed Denver and Philadelphia mint marks in lacquered timber case for the series along with separate plush folder with 6-coin 2009 District of Columbia and US Territories set of Quarters; together with “World War II Collection of Banknotes, Stamps and Coins” in deluxe solid binder, and small bag of misc choice Unc world minors (4 items) Est. $90 Slovakia Two Euros 2009 EEU Anniv (5), 2011 Visegrad (5); Slovenia Two Euros 2011 Rozmanstane Centenary (5); Spain Two Euros 2005 (4), 2007 Treaty (5); plus Singapore 1997-2005 6-coin set (5 sets: 30 coins), Unc (54 coins) Est. $125 Slovenia Mint set 2007; Spain Mint set 2009; South Africa Proof Two Rand 2005 FIFA World Cup (2) (4 items) Est. $75 South Africa Crowns 19348, 1952, 1954, 1955; USA Morgan Dollars 1889, 1921S VF-Unc (6 coins) Est. $125 South Africa silver 6-coin set Threepence to Crown 1960 Uncchoice Unc; plus misc Guernsey and Jersey copper minors 18301945 (33, all diff) VG-choice Unc (39 coins) Est. $75 USA Proof 10-coin sets 2001S (2); Luxembourg Proof Five Euro 2011 Chateau de Mersch coin packs (2); plus Mexico bimetallic One Hundred Pesos 2001 (4) (8 items) Est. $75 World minors in old Renniks coin album, mainly Unc-choice Unc (336 coins) Est. $75 Crown sized issues compr Hungary Five Pengo 1939, Italy Five Lire 1875, Mexico Eight Reales 1895R and Peso 1966, Netherlands 2½ Gulden 1939, New Zealand Crown 1949, Russia Rouble 1899R, Spain Five Pesetas 1892; plus Indian States temple token, Finechoice Unc (9 items) Est. $150 Crown-size replicas and cast copies of rare issues compr two early 20th Century Chinese Dollars; USA Trade Dollar 1873, Flowing Hair Dollar 1795 and Dollar 1845; Bolivia Eight Sols 1835 (2); muled Germany Five Mark 1903 with Panama 1904 obverse; plus cast France Ten Francs 1967 and polished genuine Roman Trajan 95AD Denarius, most appear to be in low grade silver (10 coins) Est. $75 Proof sets Belize 1975; Cook Islands 1975, 1978; Guyana 1976, 1979; Jamaica 1979; PNG 1976; Solomon Islands 1978; Trinidad & Tobago 1976, 1979 (and bonus gloves!), many silver (10 sets) Est. $150 Interesting group of copper and base metal coins 1798-1975 incl B/Unc British West Africa Tenth Pennies, Ceylon Stiver 1815, Unc Australian Penny 1938; and others from Macau, Straits Settlements, Mauritius etc, Fine-choice Unc (51 coins) Est. $75 Accumulation ex church collection plates with many in silver and a good mix of countries (3kg approx) Mixed Condition (100s) Est. $200 Accumulation of fantasies, forgeries (noticed a couple of cast Australian Florins), misc world coins and medallic items (1kg approx) Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $75 Accumulation of world and Australian coins with some in silver (1.2kg approx) also noted some misc medallions and medalets, Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $75 Accumulation 1700s to mid 1900s with many in silver (total weight 675gms approx) Mixed Condition but a good range of issues and a most useful lot Est. $100

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2668 2669 2670 2671

2672

2673 2674 2675 2676

2677

2678

2679

2680

2681

2682

Accumulation 1797-1900s incl a few token issues, twelve in silver, Mixed Condition (73 items) Est. $75 Accumulation 1800s-1900s incl some predecimal Australian, many in silver (1.2kg approx) Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $100 Accumulation incl some Australian types 1800s-1960s (1.5kg approx) many in silver, Mixed Condition (100s) Est. $100 Accumulation of world issues incl Australian Florins, Crown 1937 and others housed in biscuit tin (3kg approx) the lot also includes eight misc well worn world notes, Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $150 Accumulation in priced 2x2s (80), loose (approx 60); together with misc world coin sets (4), album of world minors (approx 190) and a tin of Australian Halfpennies and Pennies etc (many with full lustre), Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $75 Album of minors 1880s-1970s (250 approx) incl some in silver, a generally higher grade group (lot) Est. $100 Collection in old album incl some Australian issues, many in silver, Mixed Condition (approx 200 coins) Est. $75 Misc minors 1800s-1900s on plastic pages and loose in box and tin, a few silver issues, Mixed Condition (100s) Est. $75 Misc minors c.early to mid 1900s in 2x2s (150); plus misc cased Crowns and world Mint sets, a few in silver, Mixed Condition (100s) Est. $90 Mixture incl Britain, USA coins and misc Australian silver; plus some misc tokens and medalets (2.5kg approx) Mixed Condition (100s) Est. $75 Selection of silver issues compr Canada Five Cents 1919, One Dollar 1963; Cyprus Nine Piastres 1940; Fiji Shilling 1936; Germany Half Mark 1905A and 1916D, One Mark 1886EEGreat Britain Sixpences 1844 and 1887; India Half Rupee 1945, Rupee 1862; Netherlands 2½ Gulden 1960; New Hebrides One Hundred Francs 1966; New Guinea Shilling 1935; South Africa Threepence 1924, Shillings 1897 and 1927, Halfcrown 1892 holed; Switzerland Five Francs 1954B, 1965B; USA Fifty Cents 1943, 1964, 1965; plus misc issues of Australia, Egypt, Hong Kong, Japan, Sweden (12 coins) Fine-Unc (36 coins) Est. $200

Selection of engraved coins/love tokens etc incl George IV ‘double headed’ Halfcrown, Australian George VI Shilling, French Ten Centimes 1854 with hinged compartment; plus part of a WWII Australian trench art bracelet (Mixed Condition (20 items) Est. $100 Selection of issues (1.5kg approx) that mainly comprises USA Cents but noted Hodgson Penny token, Sth Aust Cricket Assn member badge 1920-21 amongst world items, Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $75 Small accumulation of base metal coins and medalets (500gms approx); plus Australian mainly George V Halfpennies (4) and Pennies (40) Avge Circ-EF (lot) Est. $75 Small accumulation of mixed minors that includes a few misc banknotes and a Westpac Endangered Species medallion set (1.9kg approx) Mixed Condition (lot) Est. $75

WORLD MEDALLIONS

2683

Gilbert & Ellice Islands For King & Empire 1916 patriotic medalet 25mm in brass; plus unholed Fiji World Peace 1919 commem medallion 27mm in gilt bronze by Prouds of Melbourne, the first gVF and scarce, the second gFine (2 medallions) Est. $100

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Auction 314 - Session 6