Militaria, Coins & Medals
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Thursday 16th November 2017
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13 Nov 2017 09:00 - 16:30
14 Nov 2017 09:00 - 19:00
15 Nov 2017 09:00 - 16:30
16 Nov 2017 08:30 - 10:00
Lots: 843-892 of 937
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Lot 843
CROWN PIECES etc.
Including Victorian Crown pieces dated 1887 x 2, 1845. 1818 and 1888 Halfcrowns and Florins, Shillings, Sixpence & Threepenny pieces, etc
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 844
FOREIGN COINAGE & BANKNOTES.
Banknotes include the 1923 100 UKS Kroon note of Estonia. Coins include a Maria Theresa Thaler, etc.
Sold for:   £250
Lot 845
SILVER CROWNS etc
Including George 111 1919, 1887-1889-1890-1895-1899 and 1935. A double Florin of 1889, etc
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 846
A BELFAST BANKING COMPANY FIVE POUND NOTE.
A 1942 dated Five Pound note numbered D over V 8767, issued on the 2nd October 1942. Hand-signed in grey and red highlights on white background. Some creases evident, in almost unused condition.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 847
TWO GORDON HIGHLANDERS CAP BADGES.
Two silver coloured metal officers Gordon Highlanders badges, both with pinback reverses. One with Kirkwood of Edinburgh on the reverse of the Stags neck. The second bears no makers mark and is missing part of the left antler and its pin clip.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 848
A SCOTTISH SILVER PRIZE MEDAL FOR FARMING.
A 51mm diameter hallmarked Birmingham 1913 silver prize medal, weight 1.7 oz. Presented for best 2 yr old Heifer by J A Loggie, Lerwick 1913, won by Mrs Bruce of Sumburgh
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 849
PRUSSIAN 5 MARK 200 ANNIVERSARY PIECE etc
A Prussian Funf (5) Mark piece dated 1701-1901, celebrating 200 years of the Kingdom of Prussia. (460) were minted in 1901. Two 1910 2 Mark pieces, also a 1935 dated 5 Reichsmark piece. (4)
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 850
SILVER RUPEES etc
Two silver Rupee coins from the Indian States coinage, both with milled edges and weights of 11.6gms and 12.4gms respectively . A smaller silver Rose Mint (Calcutta) 1/4 Rupee. (3)
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 851
A DUTCH GUILDER 1698, etc.
A silver One Guilder piece dated 1698 weight 10.4 gms, a Papal 25 Baiocchi piece dated 1796 weight 6.9 gms, Venti Cinove reverse, Maximus Anno XX11 obverse. A US half Dollar piece dated 1858, Oregon mint. A ZAR 2.1/2 Shillings piece, dated 1893, etc. (8)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £400
Lot 852
HALFCROWN & SHILLING PIECES.
A George 111 Shilling dated 1817, a Victorian Shilling dated 1857. Three George V1 Halfcrowns and three Shilling pieces, the former dated 1943/44/46 the latter dated 1937 x 2 and 1946.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 853
SPANISH PILLAR DOLLAR 1783, etc
A Carolus 111 Pillar Dollar from the Mexico Mint, marked 8 (reales) on the reverse with o over M. A 2 Reales piece of Charles 111 with illegible date and another of Charles 1111 dated 1802. (3)
Estimate:  £100 - 130 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 854
GB & WORLD COINAGE.
Including an Australian 1911 Florin, Canada 1943 50C piece, One rupee Anwar State (Victoria). Funf mark 1895, One Mark 1904, etc. (15 in total)
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 855
CROWNS & SHILLING PIECES etc
George 111 and Victorian Crown pieces, the latter showing brooch mopunts, 1887 Shillings x 2 and one 1897 shilling, An 1887 sixpence and other drilled mounted coinage, etc.
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 856
TWO OLD COPY HISTORICAL COINS, TOKENS, etc.
Including a Gold coloured double-stater of Alexander 111 of Macedon (Great) Head of Pallas obverse with Nike holding wreath and trophies. Another Tetradracham of the Tyrant Neiro 11 of Sicily, obverse his Queen Philistis and reverse Nike driving a chariot and four. A Sestertius of Faustina Junior. Other copper coinage of GB and European origins. Tokens include Shakespeare Halfpenny 1790. John o Gaunt Lancashire Halfpenny 1794, Southampton Halfpenny1791. P O Wales Halfpenny 1794. Chichester & Portsmouth Halfpenny 1794 (John Howard). Poole Halfpenny 1794, etc
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 857
EDWARD V11 1902 COINAGE.
Including a 1902 Crown, Halfcrown, Florin, Shilling. (4)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 858
A VICTORIAN CROWN etc.
A Victorian Crown dated 1893, GV1 Crown 1937, George 111 Sixpence 1787, other worn silver coinage. QE11 coinage, Cupro-Nickle and copper examples.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 859
A TRIO TO A 4th WORCESTER REGT MILITARY CROSS RECIPIENT.
A copy Military Cross, a 1914/15 Star named to 6515 C S Maj J Lunn. Worc:R. British War & VIctory Medals named to 2/Lt J Lunn.
John Lunn was commissioned into the 4th Battalion of the Worcester Regt, from the ranks. He had served in 2b Theatre of War (Balkans) from April 1915. He is mentioned several times in the Worcester Regiment History of the Gt War.
It was whilst he was serving as a 2/Lieutenant acting Staff Captain, that he was awarded the Military Cross for his good work for 3 days, during the Battle of Cambrai
London Gazette 16/9/1918 Issue 10935.
'His Majesty the King has been graciously pleased to approve the following award to the under-mentioned, in recognition of their gallantry and devotion to duty in the field.'
Awarded the Military Cross for conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty as adjutant to his battalion. At a critical moment he collected a party of men who had lost their officers and were much disheartened, leading them forward through intense Machine-gun fire he re-established the line at a very important position.
His medal address in August 1920 was given as John Lunn MC, Hildene, Tower Rd, Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield.
Also an unnamed group to his son by provenance, 1939/45 , Africa with bar 8th Army & Italy Stars, Defence & War Medals. The group bar mounted for wear.
See Illustration
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £480
Lot 860
MILITARY BADGES & SWEETHEARTS BROOCHES etc.
Officers cap and collar badges of the Fife & Forfarshire Yeomanry. Silver Scots guards and Hampshire regiment sweetheart brooches. A silver ARP badge, also RAROO badge, RMC badge on bacolite reverse etc`

Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 861
A 1937 SPECIMEN SET.
A 1937 Coronation of George V1 Specimen set of 15 coins, ranging fro a Crown to a Farthing. In its original Royal Mint case of issue, including the 1937 Maundy Set.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 862
A SOVEREIGN.
A Victorian 'Younghead' Sovereign dated 1876.
Estimate:  £200 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 863
A GEORGE 111 HALF GUINEA PIECE.
A George 111 1786 dated Half Guinea Piece with shield reverse. 4.2 grms.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 864
A 1953 COIN SET AND 1935 CROWN PIECE.
A cased 1953 Crown to Farthing coin set, also a 1935 George V Jubilee Crown piece.

Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 865
A SOVEREIGN
A George V Sovereign dated 1912
Estimate:  £180 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £185
Lot 866
A HALF SOVEREIGN.
An Edward V11 Half Sovereign dated 1909.
Estimate:  £85 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 867
A HALF SOVEREIGN
An Edward V11 Half Sovereign dated 1909.
Estimate:  £85 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 868
A QUEEN ANNE HALFCROWN PIECE.
A 1707 dated Queen Anne Halfcrown piece with E below bust, and Sextio in the edge lettering.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 869
A GEORGE 111 SHILLING PIECE.
A 1787 dated George 111 Shilling piece.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 870
A COIN SET PHILLIPINES CENTRAL BANK 1977
A cased set of (8) Phillipine Coins including 50-25-5 Piso pieces down to 1 Sentimo. With certificate included with the set originally being present.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 871
SILVER & PART SILVER GB COINAGE 27.00 F/V.
Pre 1918 and pre 1946 Silver and part Silver Halfcrowns, Florins, Shillings and Sixpences. With a face value totalling in excess of 27.00.

Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 872
CASED PROOF GB YEAR SETS.
(11) Cased GB Year Sets dated 1986-1987-1992-1993- 1996- 1997, De-luxe Year sets dated 1998 x 2. 1999-2001 and 2004, with some certificates present.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 873
AN ALBUM OF COINAGE.
GB Coinage including part silver 2/- and 6d pieces, also copper and brass examples contained in a Coin Album.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 874
CASED SILVER PROOF CROWNS.
(7) Cased and complete with certificates of issue, 1918 Royal Wedding Crown pieces all silver proof examples.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 875
PIEDFORT COINAGE etc.
A silver proof Piedfort 2 piece dated 1998, complete with certificate and case of issue. A cased Piedfort 1 silver proof piece dated 2000, with certificate of issue. A silver proof cased 1 piece, dated 1984. (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 876
CASED SILVER PROOF COINAGE.
1973 dated St Helena Crowns x 3, 1990 dated silver proof two coin 5 pence pieces x 2. Millenium 5 piece, 1982 20p piece, Queen Mother Crown 1980, all cased and with their certificates.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 877
YEAR SETS etc.
Proof sets dated 1983, 2000, 2003 and 2004. Uncirculated coin sets dated 1981 x 2 also 1982, etc.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 878
A QUANTITY OF COINAGE.
Including GB Crowns, large quantity of Cupro-Nickel shillings, brass and copper GB issues, also 20thC foreign coinage.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 879
FOREIGN COINAGE.
A quantity of mainly 20thC Foreign coinage including some Canadian Canoe Dollars and smaller denominations. Belgium, France, Austria etc, coinage examples.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 880
MILITARY BADGES etc.
Including a pin-back Royal Scots officers badge, Army Chaplains Badges and collars. R D Yeomanry , Cornwall, also shoulder titles. Various officers pips and crowns etc.

Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 881
A GROUP OF MINIATURE MEDALS MOUNTED FOR WEAR (12)
A CBE (Military)-CB (Civil) -DSO- Military Cross-Bwm & Vic Medals (MID Emblem). Territorial Force War Medal-Defence & 1939-45 War Medal. 1935 Jubilee, 1937 & 1953 Coronation Medals. George V Territorial Officers Decoration and Queen Elizabeth 11 Efficiency Decoration with top bar Territorial also three further bars.

Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £290
Lot 882
A QTY OF FOREIGN COINAGE.
A quantity of 20thC Coinage from, Australia, France, Kenya, Italy, Barbados, Netherlands, Denmark, Helvitia, etc.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 883
FOREIGN COINAGE.
A quantity of Foreign Coinage from the 20thC , including France, Portugal, Germany, East Caribbean States, Italy, Trinidad, Spain, etc
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 884
SILVER COINAGE etc
Silver Crowns dated 1819, 1891 & 1893. A brooch mounted 1821 Crown piece. A double Florin dated 1890, later Crowns dated 1935 x 3. A New Zealand Crown dated 1949. Halfcrown's dated 1891,1899 & 1900. A hammered Groat etc.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 885
A HALF SOVEREIGN
A cased proof Half Sovereign dated 2003, with certificate
Estimate:  £90 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 886
A HALF SOVEREIGN
A cased Half Sovereign dated 2005, with certificate.
Estimate:  £90 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 887
A PROOF SOVEREIGN
A cased proof Sovereign dated 2012, with certificate.
Estimate:  £200 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £620
Lot 888
A PROOF SOVEREIGN.
A cased proof Sovereign dated 2005, with certificate.
Estimate:  £200 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £300
Lot 889
A PROOF SOVEREIGN.
A cased proof Sovereign dated 2006, with certificate.
Estimate:  £200 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 890
A PROOF HALF SOVEREIGN.
A cased proof Half Sovereign dated 2006, with certificate.
Estimate:  £90 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 891
A 1/10th BRITANNIA PIECE.
A cased 1/10th Britannia proof gold piece, with certificate.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 892
A PROOF HALF SOVEREIGN.
A cased proof Half Sovereign dated 2005, no certificate.
Estimate:  £90 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
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