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Auction Name
World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 12/10
Auction Date
12/17/2019 - 12/17/2019
Sale Number
#281951
Total Lots
208
Sold Lots
208
Lots Sold
100.00%
Unsold Lots
0
Total Sales (USD)
29,953.80
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
Inf%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
88118

India Princely States Hyderabad 1 Rupee ND (1946-47) Pick S272c PMG About Uncirculated 55.

ND(1946-47) Not Available USD 960.00
88186

Saint Pierre and Miquelon Caisse Centrale de la France d'Outre Mer 50 Francs ND (1950-60) Pick 25 PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND(1950-60) Not Available USD 870.00
88204

Venezuela Banco Central De Venezuela 500 Bolivares 8.11.1956 Pick 37b PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

1956 Not Available USD 528.00
88035

Cayman Islands Currency Board 100 Dollars 1974 (ND 1982) Pick 11 PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1974 Not Available USD 516.00
88192

South Africa Government Noot 50 Pounds ND (1901) Pick 64r Remainder PMG About Uncirculated 55.

ND(1901) Not Available USD 480.00
88139

Keeling Cocos Islands G. Clunies-Ross 1/10; 1/4; 1/2; 1; 2; 5 Rupees 1902 Pick S123; S124; S125; S126; S127; S128 Crisp Uncirculated or Better.

1902 Not Available USD 456.00
88194

South Korea Bank of Korea 50 Hwan 1958 / 4291 Pick 23 PMG Choice About Unc 58 EPQ.

1958 Not Available USD 456.00
88055

Cuba Banco Nacional de Cuba 5 Pesos 1949 Pick 78a (5); 1950 Pick 78b (19) Crisp Uncirculated or Better.

1949 Not Available USD 408.00
88060

Cuba Banco Nacional de Cuba 1000 Pesos 1950 Pick 84a, Twenty Examples Very Fine or Better.

1950 Not Available USD 384.00
88070

Cuba Banco Nacional de Cuba 20 Pesos 1961 Pick 97x C.I.A. Counterfeit PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1961 Not Available USD 384.00
88146

Lebanon Banque de Syrie et du Liban 5 Livres 1952-64 Pick 56b PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1952-64 Not Available USD 384.00
88173

New Zealand Reserve Bank of New Zealand 50 Dollars ND (1981-85) Pick 174a PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1981-85) Not Available USD 384.00
88078

Ecuador Banco del Pichincha 1 Sucre 17.11.1923 Pick S222b PMG Choice Very Fine 35.

1923 Not Available USD 372.00
88135

Jamaica Government of Jamaica 5; 10 Shillings 15.6.1950; 1.3.1953 Pick 37a; 39 PMG About Uncirculated 55 EPQ; About Uncirculated 50.

1950 Not Available USD 372.00
88144

Kuwait Central Bank of Kuwait 5; 10 Dinars L. 1968 (1994) Pick 26a; 27a Choice Crisp Uncirculated.

1968 Not Available USD 360.00
88153

Mauritius Bank of Mauritius 5; 10; 10; 25 Rupees ND (1967) Pick 30c; 31a; 31c; 32b Crisp Uncirculated.

ND(1967) Not Available USD 360.00
88191

Somalia Banca Nazionale Somala 5 Scellini = 5 Shillings 1966 Pick 5a PMG Superb Gem Unc 68 EPQ.

1966 Not Available USD 360.00
88125

Iran Bank Markazi 200 Rials ND (1974-79) Pick 103s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

200 Not Available USD 336.00
88193

A Quartet of Africa Notes Including Examples from Morocco, South Africa, and Togo. Crisp Uncirculated.

Not Available USD 330.00
88038

Cayman Islands Monetary Authority 50 Dollars 2001 Pick 29a* Replacement Two Consecutive Examples PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

2001 Not Available USD 324.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Francis Scott Key, <i>Star Spangled Banner,</i> first printing, c. 1814-16. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> William Sydney Porter, a.k.a. “O. Henry,” archive of drawings made to illustrate a lost mining memoir, c. 1883-84. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> [Bay Psalm Book], printed for Hezekiah Usher of Boston, Cambridge, c. 1648-65. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Noticia estraordinario,</i> probable first announcement in Mexico City of the fall of the Alamo, 1836. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Patrick Gass, first edition of earliest first-hand account of the Lewis and Clarke expedition, Pittsburgh, 1807. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Diploma from the Princeton Class of 1783, commencement attended by Washington & Continental Congress. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Sprague Light Cavalry!</i> color-printed broadside, NY, 1863. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>The Lincoln & Johnson Union Campaign Songster,</i> Philadelphia, 1864. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Lucy Parsons, labor organizer, albumen cabinet card, New York, 1886. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Daniel L.F. Swift, journal as third mate on a Pacific Whaling voyage, 1848-1850. $3,000 to $4,0000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Two photos of Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon, silver prints, 1901. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
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