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Coin, medal and banknote auction - 23 October 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 23 October 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 37 - Foreign Coins
Lot Thumbnail Description of lot Estimate Realised
 • AUSTRALIA
1376
Australia 1866 sovereign, obverse Victoria, braided bust, reverse SYDNEY MINT, AUSTRALIA crowned, ONE SOVEREIGN, GVF. £225 to 275 £340.00
1377
Australia 1870 sovereign, VF, lightly cleaned, scarce. £275 to 350 £275.00
1378
Australia 1912H penny, almost BU, 90% lustre, very rare in this grade. £375 to 500 N/S
1379
Australia 1927 Parliament florin x3, AEF, VF & GF. (3) £18 to 25 £18.00
 • AUSTRIA
1380
Austria Ferdinand IV (1653-54), Schautaler 1653, crown above legend in six lines, re. PRO DEO ET POPVLO, eye of Providence above sceptre & palms (Vog. 214) usual trace of mount at 12 o'clock, good very fine, toned. £80 to 120 £82.00
 • CHINA
1381
China 1994 (2), 1996 & 2010 1oz Silver Pandas, UNC in plastic capsules. £50 to 60 £94.00
 • FRANCE
1382
France: 1786 silver ECU (crown) MM Cow (Pau) VF, cleaned. £50 to 75 £52.00
1383
France 1788L (Bayonne Mint) silver ECU, (crown) VF with a deep tone. £50 to 75 £62.00
 • German States
1384
German States Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel 4 Mariengroschen, KM 809/1732 IAB, Wildman type, nice VF, toned, plus a 2 Mariengroschen, Wildman type, 1789C, KM 1005, VF (2). £50 to 75 N/S
1385
German States 1757 Prussia Medallic Thaler, obv. Armoured bust of Frederick the Great, legend: FREDERICUS MAGNUS BOR.REX (Borrussorum) rev. Victory & suit of armour, legend: TE DVCE FREDERICE SEQUOR. Exergue: GALLIS ET AVSTRIACIS DEVICTIS MDCCLVIUI - the defeat of France & Austria at Rosbach, 1757, prooflike, UNC. £150 to 250 £150.00
 • GERMANY
1386
Germany Hindenburg 5 marks 1936 x8, plus another, 1935, plus 2 marks 1936, 1938 and 1939 x 2 plus various base-metal mostly German zinc incl. 2 x 10 pfennig stadt Duren 1918, the silver better than VF, the rest average (40). £50 to 75 £76.00
 • HONG KONG
1387
Hong Kong 1980 Lunear Year Gold $1000 coin, Year of the Monkey, proof in Royal Mint box with cert. £350 to 400 £310.00
 • INDIA
1388
India (Native States) 3x rupees (one ex-mount), 5x copper paisas & 3x copper ½ paisas, generally fine to VF. (11) £20 to 30 £26.00
 • IRELAND
1389
Ireland 1689 (March) halfcrown, GEF and virtually 'as struck' with a lovely 'dark chocolate' patina. £250 to 350 £225.00
1390
Ireland 1690 (April) gunmoney halfcrown, AVF with an even brown patina. £30 to 50 £52.00
1391
Ireland: 1805 Ten Pence Bank Token x 2, AVF & Fair, 1813 similar, VF, 1928 shilling GF, 1805 penny AVF, 1692 halfpenny GF (a decent coin), 1760 farthing GF and halfpenny token 'Vincit Amor Patria' fair/fine (9) £50 to 75 £52.00
1392
Ireland 1822 penny, UNC with peripheral lustre, the reverse choice. £180 to 220 N/S
1393
Ireland 1934 florin, ANACS - slabbed, VF 35. Actually a good fine, rare date. £10 to 20 £12.00
1394
Ireland 1941 florin, brilliant UNC. £40 to 60 £62.00
 • ITALY
1395
Italy 1969 Specimen 9 coin set (in sealed plastic) KM MS2. £40 to 55 N/S
 • JAPAN
1396
Japan 1868-69 2 bu, Meji period (.223 gold), 3 grams, VF. £20 to 30 £34.00
 • NEW ZEALAND
1397
New Zealand 1936 florin, ANACS - slabbed 'AU details' NET EF 40, cleaned. A good VF, nicely re-toning. Rare. £30 to 50 £30.00
 • RUSSIA
1398
Russia Ivan The Terrible Grand Prince (1533-42) 'Horseman' denga, GF plus two Nicholas Ii 5 kopeks, 1912 & 1913, both about EF. All with old tickets. (3) £15 to 30 £32.00
1399
Russia: 1793 5 Kopeks copper EF (scarce in this grade), 5 kopeks 1855 EM, copper, VF, EK, 10 kopeks, copper, 1833 E.M, VF and 2 x Brazil 40 Reis, 1827, fine & VF (5) £70 to 100 £120.00
 • SOUTH AFRICA
1400
South Africa 1892 crown, double shaft, fine, scarce. £120 to 150 £135.00
1401
South Africa 1892 florin EF with a pleasing steel-blue tone. £60 to 90 N/S
1402
South Africa 1896 & 1897 florins, AEF, the latter with lovely toning. (2) £50 to 70 N/S
1403
South Africa 1896 florin and 1897 sixpence, both EF with a choice old tone. (2) £30 to 60 £36.00
1404
South Africa 1896 sixpence, UNC & slightly prooflike with a choice tone, all Kruger silver rare in this condition. £70 to 95 N/S
1405
South Africa 1897 halfcrown A/UNC with a choice tone & 1896 sixpence nice EF. (2) £90 to 150 N/S
 • ST. HELENA
1406
St. Helena & Ascension silver proof piedfort 50p cois to aommemorate the Royal Visit, each 56.56g of silver in Royal Mint box with cert. £40 to 60 N/S
 • SWEDEN
1407
Sweden: half skilling, copper, x 7 coins, 1820, 1821, 1827, 1828 (3) and 1829, mostly fine to VF, a couple slightly buckled, plus a quarter skilling 1819, buckled fine (8) £15 to 25 £16.00
1408
Sweden: one skilling, copper, 1819 fine, EK & 2 x 1827, VF & GF (3). £15 to 25 N/S
 • SWITZERLAND
1409
Switzerland 4 franks, Canton Lucern, almost UNC with a pleasing light grey/olive tone. Rare in this condition. £450 to 600 £580.00
 • THAILAND
1410
Thailand: silver bullet money, Rama IV (1851-68), eight pieces incl. one very large, one large and one medium, the rest small, four of which have mounts attached (8). £70 to 90 £105.00
 • TRISTAN DA CUNHA
1411
Tristan Da Cunha 2011 Diamond Jubilee £5 Silver Proof Piedfort in Royal Mint box of issue (no cert) £30 to 40 N/S
 • UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
1412
USA 1818 half dollar, VF (USA XF40) £100 to 125 £105.00
1413
USA 1835 quarter dollar (25 cents) EF toned (US grade at least 'AU 50' Cat. $750) £300 to 400 £300.00
1414
USA gold dollar, GVF but trace of mount removed at top. £100 to 150 N/S
1415
USA 1861 half dollar, EF. £80 to 100 £100.00
1416
USA 1881 ten dollars, AEF, reflective surfaces. £450 to 500 £460.00
1417
USA 1899S ten dollars, GVF, tiny dig behind bust. £400 to 500 £350.00
1418
USA 1909 ten dollars, Indian head type, VF. £450 to 550 £350.00
1419
USA 1909D five dollars, Indian head, NEF, contact-marks to reverse. £200 to 250 £170.00
1420
USA 1910 2½ dollars, Indian head, GVF. £100 to 125 £145.00
1421
USA dimes: 1943 (choice), 1945, 1946 (5) & 1947 (2) - All nice UNC & original lot, we say from MS 62-65. (9) £35 to 50 N/S
1422
USA 1945 half dollar (2), UNC and quite choice, we think around MS 63. (2). £40 to 60 N/S
1423
USA 1946 quarter dollars (3), all choice UNC with beautiful tone - we say around MS 64-65. (3) £40 to 60 N/S
1424
USA 1947 half dollars (3), all 'smoky' UNCs - we reckon around MS 63. (3) £25 to 40 £28.00
1425
USA 1986-2004 Silver Eagles (13 different dates), UNC in album. £150 to 200 £230.00
 
   
       
   
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