Important British and World Paper Money (30 September 2010) - Auction Report


Gross Total £345,050 (£414,060 including buyers’ premium)
Number of lots 1,008
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.57 and €1.15

Principal Lots
Lot no.

2976-3132 The late Edward Barnby Collection of Chinese Banknotes, £56,420 (£67,704)
2649-2841 The Peter Stanton Collection of Paper Money of Guernsey (Part II), £46,815 (£56,178)
3364 India, Government, 5 Rupees, March 1858, £42,000 (£50,400)
3133-3233 The André Chin Collection of Jamaican Paper Money, £36,375 (£43,650)
2842-2941 The Collection of Irish Banknotes formed by the late Bob Blake (Part IV), £35,750 (£42,900)
3452 USA, Montgomery, $1,000, June 1861, £9,800 (£11,760)
2981 China, Ta-Ching Government Bank, One Dollar, September 1906, £9,000 (£10,800)
3380 Japan, Central Bank of Western India, 5 Dollars, Yokohama, £8,200 (£9,840)
2866 Bank of Ireland £5, January 1919, £7,800 (£9,360)
3377 Jamaica, Government, 5 Shillings, 1904-18, £7,500 (£9,000)
2650 Guernsey Banking Co, £1, September 1903, £6,200 (£7,440)
3234-3275 The Bob Armstrong Collection of World Paper Money, £6,196 (£7,436)
3299 British Guiana, 2 Dollars, January 1929, £5,800 (£6,960)
2653 Guernsey, States, £1, August 1914, £5,200 (£6,240)
2651 Guernsey, States, 5 Shillings, August 1914, £4,700 (£5,640)
3154 Jamaica, Canadian Bank of Commerce, £1, March 1921, £4,200 (£5,040)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the catalogue descriptions
Lot no.
None

The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
2547, 3058 and 3269