World Banknotes at NY INC , Grand Hyatt

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Date of the auction: 17.01.2020

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Da Afghanistan Bank a set of the specimen from the 1961-1963 issues, including 10 afghanis, SH1340, brown, 20 afghanis, SH1340, blue, 100 afghanis, SH1340, red, 500 afghanis (2), SH1340, SH1342, orange, olive green, 1000 afghanis (2), SH1340, SH1342, gray-blue, all with King Muhammad Zahir at left

Lot #: 1

Reserve: US$700 - US$900

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Da Afghanistan Bank, a set of specimen from the 1967 issues, including 50 afghanis, green, 100 afghanis, lilac, 500 afghanis, blue/gren, 1000 afghanis, brown and red, all with King Muhammad Zahir at left, (Pick 43s, 44s, 45s, 46s, TBB B326s, B327s, B328s, B329s), perforated, red SPECIMEN overprint

Lot #: 2

Reserve: US$300 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Albania regional issues - Korce, Series C, 1/2 franc, 10 October 1917, serial number 07428, brown on green underprint, 1 franc (3), 10 October 1917, serial numbers 11909, 12393 and 13879, black on brown underprint, all with double headed eagle at centre, flanked by denominations (Pick S145, S146

Lot #: 3

Reserve: US$450 - US$500

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Albania regional issues - Korce, Series A, 1/2 franc, 1 March 1917, serial number 02169, brown on green underprint, 1 franc, 1 March 1917, serial number 00483, black on red-brown underprint, series B, 1/2 franc, 25 March 1916, brown on green underprint, 1 franc, 25 March 1917, serial number 03920

Lot #: 4

Reserve: US$450 - US$550

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Banco de Provincia de Buenos Aires, black & white proof for a 1 Peso, 1 January 1883, no serial number, black on white with portrait of General Rodriguez at left and General Pinto at right, farm tools at centre and reverse plain, also an issued 1 peso, 8 November 1881, serial number 167020

Lot #: 5

Reserve: US$220 - US$250

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Commonwealth of Australia, 10 shillings, ND (1938-40), serial number F23 929073, £1, ND (1938), serial number P74 484657, orange and green respectively, both with George VI at right, signatures Sheehan and McFarlane, (Pick 25a, 26a), first note very fine, second note about very fine (2

Lot #: 6

Reserve: US$350 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £5, ND (1939), serial number R 90 701491, blue, George VI at left, signature Sheehan and McFarlane, reverse, workers at left, (Pick 27a, Renniks 45), about very fine, rare early date

Lot #: 7

Reserve: US$300 - US$350

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £5, ND (1942), serial number R 54 308921, blue, George VI at left, signature Armitage and McFarlane, reverse, workers at left, (Pick 27b, Renniks 46), original paper, good extremely fine

Lot #: 8

Reserve: US$325 - US$375

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £10, ND (1952), serial number V 23 165029, red, George VI at centre, signature Coombs and Wilson, reverse, farmers at top right, (Pick 28d, Renniks 61), about very fine, rare last prefix

Lot #: 9

Reserve: US$450 - US$550

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Commonwealth of Australia, £1, ND (1953-60), prefix HE29, Reserve Bank of Australia, 10 shillings, £5, £10, ND (1960-65), all signature Coombs and Wilson, (Pick 30, 33a, 35a, 36, Renniks R17, R33, R50, R63), al in PMG holders 58, 30, 30, 35 respectively (4

Lot #: 10

Reserve: US$200 - US$250

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Reserve Bank of Australia, 10 shillings, £1, ND (1960-61), prefix AG, HK, signatures Coombs and Wilson, also 1 and 5 dollars, ND (1966-67, prefix ANN, NDV, signature Phillips and Randall, (Pick 33, 34, 37c, 39b), 10 shillings and $1 about uncirculated, remaining notes very fine (4

Lot #: 11

Reserve: US$200 - US$250

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Bahamas Monetary Authority, specimen $50, 1968, serial number A 000000, brown, Queen Elizabeth II at left, reverse, dockside produce market scene with crates and fruits and man with bananas, signature Hammond and Donaldson, (Pick 32s, TBB B207s), in PMG holder, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated

Lot #: 12

Reserve: US$200 - US$250

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Government of Bangladesh, specimen 1 taka (2), ND (1973), ), purple and gold, hand holding stalks of rice at left, signature Islam, Mahamood respectively, (Pick 5as, 5bs, TBB B202as2, B202bs2), both in PMG holders 67 EPQ superb gem unc (2

Lot #: 13

Reserve: US$400 - US$500

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Bangladesh Bank, a set of specimen from the 1972-75 issues, including 5 taka, 10 taka and 100 taka, signature Hamidullah, (Pick 10s, 11s, 12s, TBB B304as2, B305as2, B306as1), in PMG holders 58 EPQ choice about unc, 64 EPQ choice uncirculated, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated (3

Lot #: 14

Reserve: US$400 - US$600

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Central Bank of Barbados, a group of specimen from the 1973-93 issues, including $1, prefix A6, red, Samuel Jackman Prescod at right, $5 (2), prefix B1, G4, green, first note with Samuel Jackman Prescod at right, second with Frank Worrell at right, $10, prefix C1, brown, Charles Duncan O'Neal at

Lot #: 15

Reserve: US$300 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banque Centrale du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, a partially hand executed composite essay on board for 50 francs, 10 September 1950, serial number B 000000, red, pale green and orange, hut, palm trees, railway line right centre, value low right, star at each corner, two printed signatures top

Lot #: 16

Reserve: US$1,000 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Government of Belize, colour trial specimen $1, ND (1974-76), blue and green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, arms at left, (Pick 33cts, TBB B101cts), red 'SPECIMEN' overprint, perforated, in PMG holder 68 EPQ superb gem unc, one of the two highest graded note of its type on PMG Population Report

Lot #: 17

Reserve: US$120 - US$180

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Bermuda Government, £1, Hamilton, 1 May 1957, serial number Z/1 355474, blue on yellow/green underprint, Queen Elizabeth II at right, Somerset Bridge at left, reverse, arms at centre, no security strip, (Pick 20b, TBB B121), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc, exceptional grade

Lot #: 18

Reserve: US$375 - US$450

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Bermuda Government, £10, Hamilton, 28 July 1964, serial number B/1 100966, purple and green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, map at lower left corner, reverse arms at centre, (Pick 22, TBB B123), in PMG holder 35 choice very fine

Lot #: 19

Reserve: US$750 - US$950

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banco Central de Bolivia, colour trial 100 Bolivianos, 1928, brown on green and pink, view of Potosi at left, portrait of Simón Bolivar, reverse, blue, arms at centre, (Pick 133ct), in PMG holder 64 Choice UNC, perforated, red 'SPECIMEN WATERLOW & SONS LTD' in field, rare

Lot #: 20

Reserve: US$300 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brazil, 500 reis, 1893, serial number 81498, black on yellow underprint, women with sheep at left, value at centre, portrait of women at right, reverse brown, denomination in guilloche pattern (Pick 1), pinholes at left otherwise original good very fine

Lot #: 21

Reserve: US$120 - US$150

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, colour trial 200 Mil Reis, ND (1936), no serial numbers, pink-brown and multicoloured, Saldanha Marinho at right, reverse brown, a view of a coastline and city at centre (Pick 82ct), perforated, red 'SPECIMEN WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED'' in field, in PMG holder

Lot #: 22

Reserve: US$400 - US$500

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, a uniface hand painted design for a proposed 100 cruzeiros, ND (1940s), serial number 000000, brown, orange, blue and green, Dom Pedro II at left, (Pick unlisted), Hand-painted by Leonard Douglas Fryer (1891-1965) during his time at Waterlow and Sons. The

Lot #: 23

Reserve: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, an obverse and reverse composite essay for a proposed issue of 1 cruzeiro, Estampa 2A, Serie 600A, blue and green, the Marquis de Tamandare at centre, value at left and right, reverse blue, the Naval School at centre (Pick 132 for type), Pick only lists the

Lot #: 24

Reserve: US$1,000 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, a set of specimen from the Estampa 2A series, ND (1953-60), including 5 cruzeiros, dark olive, Branco at centre, 10 cruzeiros, green, G. Vargas at centre, 20 cruzeiros, brown, D. da Fonseca at centre, 50 cruzeiros, purple, Princesa Isabel at centre, 100

Lot #: 25

Reserve: US$500 - US$700

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Republica dos Estados Unidos do Brasil, specimen 5000 cruzeiros, ND (1963-64), serie 400A, 1404A, 1701A, red on multicolour underprints, Tiradentes at right, signature (Pick 182a, 182c, 182A), first two notes with mounting remnants at reverse, first and third note about uncirculated, second note

Lot #: 26

Reserve: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) British Caribbean Territories, $2, 1 January 1962, serial number T2-443771, blue, map of Caribbean Sea at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature D'Andrade, Reece and Burrowes, (Pick 8c, TBB B108j), minor tape repair at low margin, pressed, about very fine

Lot #: 27

Reserve: US$100 - US$150

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) British Caribbean Territories, $10, 2 January 1964, serial number J2-636236, brown, map of Caribbean Sea at left corner, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature D'Andrade, Reece and Burrowes, (Pick 10c, TBB B110i), pressed, very fine, rare

Lot #: 28

Reserve: US$750 - US$950

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Government of British Honduras, $10, Belize, 1 June 1951, serial number D/2 037501, blue-gray and orange, arms at left, King George VI at right, signature, Hone, Stone and Melhado, (Pick 27c, TBB B126c), lightly pressed, very fine, scarce

Lot #: 29

Reserve: US$500 - US$600

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Government of British Honduras, $2, Belize, 1 January 1973, serial number H/2 029153, purple and orange, arms at left, Queen Elizabeth II at right, signature Cain, Fonseca and Cattouse, (Pick 29c, TBB B128), uncirculated

Lot #: 30

Reserve: US$200 - US$250

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Government of British Honduras, 20 dollars, Belize, 1 January 1971, serial number E/1 280411, brown and green, Queen Elizabeth II at right, arms at left, (Pick 32c, TBB B131), in PMG holder 58 choice about unc, a lovely example of the high denomination issue

Lot #: 31

Reserve: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Union Bank of Burma, colour trial 1 kyat and 5 kyats, ND (1958), orange and green respectively, General Aung San at right, 1 kyat reverse, boat, 5 kyats reverse, woman with loom, (Pick 46cts, 47cts, TBB B809ct2, B810ct), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc, 66 EPQ gem uncirculated respectively (2

Lot #: 32

Reserve: US$500 - US$600

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Union Bank of Burma, colour trial 10 kyats, ND (1958), dark olive green, General Aung San at right, reverse, mahout with elephant, (Pick 48cts, TBB B811ct), in PMG holder 67 EPQ superb gem unc

Lot #: 33

Reserve: US$300 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banque Nationale Cambodge, specimen 100 riels, 500 riels, 5000 riels, ND (1973-75), 100 riels, purple and violet, woman weaving on loom, reverse, Bayon temple, 500 riels, green, woman with jug on head, reverse, rice fields, 5000 riels, red, Krom Ngoy at right, reverse, bank headquarters, (Pick 15as

Lot #: 34

Reserve: US$300 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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The Zimmerman Bank, Elgin, $1, $3, $5, uncut sheet of remainders, 185_(1854-59), black and white with values in red, $1 with Roebling Suspension Bridge at Niagara top centre flanked by value, Clifton House Hotel lower left , allegorical female figure lower right, 3$ same but with Chalon portrait of

Lot #: 35

Reserve: US$500 - US$600

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) A group of Canadian notes, including a Dominion of Canada, $2, 1923, 'Blue Seal', group 2, also Dominion of Canada, 25 cents (2), 1900, 1923, Bank of Canada, $1, 1937, prefix U/N, Coyne and Towers signatures, $1, 1954, prefix L/N, $1 (2), 1973, $5, 1979, (Pick 9b, 11c, 34h, 58e, 74b, 85b, 92a

Lot #: 36

Reserve: US$250 - US$300

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Bank of Canada, $2, Ottawa, 2 January 1937, serial number L/R 1490305, black on orange, King George VI at centre, signature Coyne and Towers, (Pick 59c, TBB B322c, Charlton BC-22c), in PMG holder 63 Choice Uncirculated

Lot #: 37

Reserve: US$120 - US$180

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Bank of Canada, consecutive $1000 (2), Ottawa, 1954, serial numbers A/K 0631590/591 black on pink, Elizabeth II at right, signature Lawson and Bouey, reverse, natural scenery in Quebec, (Pick 83d, TBB B346a, Charlton BC-44d), in PMG holders 63 EPQ choice uncirculated, 65 EPQ gem uncirculated

Lot #: 38

Reserve: US$1,700 - US$2,000

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Bank of Canada, $1000, Ottawa, 1954, serial numbers A/K 0631599, black on pink, Elizabeth II at right, reverse, natural scenery in Quebec, (Pick 83d, TBB B346a), in PMG holder, 64 EPQ Gem Uncirculated

Lot #: 39

Reserve: US$900 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) Bank of Canada, $1000, Ottawa, 1954, serial numbers A/K 0631605, black on pink, Elizabeth II at right, reverse, natural scenery in Quebec, (Pick 83d, TBB B346a), in PMG holder, 65 EPQ Gem Uncirculated

Lot #: 40

Reserve: US$900 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banque des États de l’Afrique Centrale, Central African Republic, specimen 1000 francs, 1985, zero serial numbers, blue and violet, wooden animal figures at left, map at centre, André Kolingba at right, reverse, elephant, antelope and giraffe, wooden figure at right, (Pick 15s, TBB B111s), in PMG

Lot #: 41

Reserve: US$180 - US$220

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Ceylon, Government issue, an archival printers hand executed composite model/essay for the obverse and reverse on board for a proposed issue of 10 rupees, Colombo, 1 January 1928, red zero serial numbers, green and orange, a rock and coastline in field, column at left and right, reverse green, huts

Lot #: 42

Reserve: US$6,000 - US$7,000

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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(x) El Banco de Santiago, Chile, specimen 100 pesos, November 1886, design right and counterfoil left, design black on green underprint with allegorical figures and children, red 'SPECIMEN' overprint on design (Pick S417s), in PMG holder, 63 EPQ Choice Uncirculated, 'Note unaffected by issues in

Lot #: 43

Reserve: US$700 - US$800

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banco de la Republica, Colombia, group of DLR specimens, 50 (2), 100 (3) & 200 (3) pesos oro, 50 pesos oro lilac with Camillo Torres at right and flowers at reverse, 100 pesos oro blue with Gen. Francisco de Paula Santander at right and Bogota Capital building at reverse, 200 pesos oro green with

Lot #: 44

Reserve: US$250 - US$350

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banco de Costa Rica, 1 peso (2), 1 January 1895, series A, B, black on blue and orange underprint, woman holding basket with cow at right, portrait of woman at centre, workers at right, (Pick S151), foxing, hole at lower left, pinholes, both about very good, rare nevertheless (2

Lot #: 45

Reserve: US$300 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banco de Costa Rica, 1 peso, 2 pesos, 1 January 1895, series A, (Pick S151, S152), 1 peso with some tears at left, some foxing at left, very good, 2 pesos about good, both rare nevertheless (2

Lot #: 46

Reserve: US$300 - US$400

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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Banco Central de Costa Rica, a printer's obverse composite essay on card for a 1000 colones, ND (1974), prefix C, red on multicolour underprint, Guell at left, (Pick 250 for type), uncirculated, interesting and rare

Lot #: 47

Reserve: US$250 - US$300

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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El Banco Espanol de la Isla de Cuba, 50 pesos, 16 May 1896, serial number 46238, black on red and green underprint, arms at top right, allegorical maiden with lamb and lion at left, value at top centre and right, three handstamped signatures below, reverse green and red, head of Columbus at centre

Lot #: 48

Reserve: US$180 - US$220

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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El Banco Espanol de la Isla de Cuba, 50 pesos, 16 May 1896, serial number 586794, black on red and green underprint, arms at top right, allegorical maiden with lamb and lion at left, value at top centre and right, three handstamped signatures below, reverse green and red, head of Columbus at centre

Lot #: 49

Reserve: US$180 - US$220

Date: 17 Jan 2020

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De Curacaosche Bank, specimen 500 gulden, 25 November 1954, serial number 012345 067890, red, oil refinery at centre, woman seated at left, value at right, reverse with arms at centre flanked by value, (Pick 44s), in PMG holders 66 EPQ Gem Uncirculated, an attractive high grade example

Lot #: 50

Reserve: US$450 - US$650

Date: 17 Jan 2020