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Auction Name
World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 9/8
Auction Date
09/15/2020 - 09/15/2020
Sale Number
#282037
Total Lots
161
Sold Lots
160
Lots Sold
99.38%
Unsold Lots
1
Total Sales (USD)
34,204.20
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
23,544.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
35,316.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
24,024.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
36,036.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
94.92%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
88142

Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency 5 Riyals ND (1961) / AH1379 Pick 7b PMG About Uncirculated 55.

ND(1961) USD 480.00 - 720.00 USD 2,400.00
88094

Indonesia Bank Indonesia 5000 Rupiah 1968 Pick 111a PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1968 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 1,020.00
88043

Canada Bank of Canada $50 2.1.1937 Pick 63b BC-26b PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.

1937 USD 460.00 - 690.00 USD 870.00
88096

Iran Bank Melli 20 Rials ND (1932 / AH1311) Pick 20s Specimen PMG Choice About Unc 58 EPQ.

ND(1932 USD 480.00 - 720.00 USD 720.00
88085

Hong Kong Government of Hong Kong 1 Dollar ND (1935) Pick 311 KNB1a PMG About Uncirculated 55.

ND(1935) USD 640.00 - 960.00 USD 690.00
88005

Afghanistan Ministry of Finance 100 Afghanis ND (1936) / SH1315 Pick 20As Specimen PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND(1936) USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 660.00
88014

Bahrain Currency Board 1 Dinar 1964 Pick 4a PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

1964 USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 660.00
88004

Afghanistan Ministry of Finance 50 Afghanis ND (1936) / ND (SH1315) Pick 19As Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1936) USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 576.00
88027

Bermuda Bermuda Government 5 Pounds 1.10.1966 Pick 21d PMG Choice Very Fine 35 EPQ.

1966 USD 280.00 - 420.00 USD 528.00
88146

Slovakia Slovak National Bank 5000 Korun 18.12.1944 Pick 14s Five Specimen About Uncirculated.

1944 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 528.00
88060

Costa Rica Banco Internacional de Costa Rica 10 Colones ND (1919-30) Pick 175s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1919-30) USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 468.00
88016

Bangladesh Bangladesh Bank 5 Taka ND (1972) Pick 7 PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

ND(1972) USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 420.00
88018

World (Belgium, Luxemburg, Switzerland) Group Lot of 16 Examples About Uncirculated-Crisp Uncirculated.

USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 408.00
88076

French Equatorial Africa Institut d''Emission de l''Afrique Equatoriale Francaise et du Cameroun 50 Francs ND (1957) Pick 31 PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.

ND(1957) USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 408.00
88155

Venezuela Banco Mercantil y Agrícola 20 Bolívares ND (1927) Pick S232s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1927) USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 408.00
88069

Danzig Senate of the Municipality - Free City 100 Mark 31.10.1922 Pick 13 PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1922 USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 396.00
88045

Canada Bank of Canada $5 1954 Pick 68b BC-31b "Devil's Face" PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1954 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 390.00
88120

Netherlands Indies Javasche Bank 1/2; 1; 2 1/2 Gulden 1948 Pick 97; 98; 99 Three Examples Crisp Uncirculated.

1948 USD 80.00 - 120.00 USD 384.00
88003

Afghanistan Ministry of Finance 20 Afghanis ND (1936) / ND (SH1315) Pick 18As Specimen PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND(1936) USD 360.00 - 540.00 USD 384.00
88117

Netherlands Netherlands Bank 10 Gulden 25.4.1968 Pick 91b PMG Seventy Gem UNC 70 EPQ S.

1968 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 372.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
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