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Auction Name
World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 6/29
Auction Date
07/06/2021 - 07/06/2021
Sale Number
#282127
Total Lots
197
Sold Lots
197
Lots Sold
100.00%
Unsold Lots
0
Total Sales (USD)
60,272.60
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
32,420.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
48,630.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
32,420.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
48,630.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
123.94%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
86022

Canada Bank of Canada Group Lot of 10 Photographic Proofs with Archival Album Pages Crisp Uncirculated.

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 7,800.00
86183

Straits Settlements Government of the Straits Settlements 10 Cents 14.10.1919 Pick 8a KNB16b PMG About Uncirculated 55.

1919 USD 480.00 - 720.00 USD 1,440.00
86073

France Tresor Francais 1000 Francs ND (1947) Pick M10 PMG Choice Uncirculated 63.

ND (1947) USD 280.00 - 420.00 USD 1,110.00
86020

Canada Dominion of Canada $2 23.6.1922 Pick UNL (DC-26) Front and Back Proofs Crisp Uncirculated.

1922 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 1,080.00
86177

Scotland National Bank of Scotland Limited 20 Pounds 1.11.1957 Pick 263s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1957 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 1,050.00
86088

Hong Kong Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corp. 1 Dollar 1.6.1935 Pick 172c Two Examples PMG Choice About Unc 58 EPQ (2).

1935 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 930.00
86137

Mauritius Government of Mauritius 5 Rupees ND (1954) Pick 27cts Color Trial Specimen PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND (1954) USD 640.00 - 960.00 USD 870.00
86089

Hong Kong Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corp. 5 Dollars 20.2.1956 Pick 180a KNB61 Two Examples PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ (2).

1956 USD 640.00 - 960.00 USD 840.00
86092

Hong Kong Government of Hong Kong 1 Dollar ND (1940-41) Pick 316 KNB13a PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND (1940-41) USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 780.00
86104

India Reserve Bank of India 1000 Rupees ND (1975-77) Pick 65b Jhun6.9.4.2 PMG Choice About Unc 58.

ND (1975-77) USD 480.00 - 720.00 USD 780.00
86192

West African States Banque Centrale des Etats de L'Afrique de L'Ouest - Benin 10,000 Francs ND (1977-92) Pick 209Bs Specimen PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND (1977-92) USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 750.00
86003

Angola Republica Portuguesa 10 Angolares 14.8.1926 Pick 67 PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45 Net.

1926 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 720.00
86090

Hong Kong Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corp. Ltd. 50 Dollars 1.1.2008; 1.7.2003 (2) Pick 208e*; 292* (2) Three Replacement Examples PMG Superb Gem Unc 68 EPQ; Superb Gem Unc 68 EPQ S; Superb Gem Unc 69 EPQ.

2008; 2003 USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 660.00
86094

India Government of India 10 Rupees ND (1928-35) Pick 16b Jhun3.8.2 PMG About Uncirculated 55.

ND (1928-35) USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 660.00
86053

Cuba El Tesoro De La Isla De Cuba 200 Pesos 12.8.1891 Pick 44r Remainder PMG Extremely Fine 40.

200 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 660.00
86061

Fiji 1974 Specimen Set of 5 Examples About Uncirculated-Crisp Uncirculated.

1974 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 660.00
86001

Afghanistan Bank of Afghanistan 1000 Afghanis ND (1967) / SH1346 Pick 46 PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

ND (1967) USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 630.00
86016

Brunei Government of Brunei 100 Ringgit ND (1972-88) Pick 10s KNB10S Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND (1972-88) USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 630.00
86128

Macau Banco Nacional Ultramarino 500 Patacas 8.8.1981 Pick 62a KNB56 PCGS Gem UNc 65 OPQ.

1981 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 576.00
86095

India Government of India 10 Rupees ND (1928-35) Pick 16b Jhun3.8.2 PMG About Uncirculated 53 EPQ.

ND (1928-35) USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 552.00
  • <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies.</i> London, Tho Cotes, for Robert Allot, 1632.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> STAHL, Augusto. <i>Panorama of Rio de Janiero.</i> c.1859. 3-part albumen print panorama (266 x 1186mm.).
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> WILDE, Oscar. <i>Lady Windermere's Fan</i>. London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1893. Presentation copy.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> DE TOCQUEVILLE, Alexis. <i>De la Democratie en Amerique.</i> Paris: Pagnerre, 1850. Thirteenth Edition. Presentation copy.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> CHAUDRON, A[delaide] de V[endel]. <i>Chaudron’s Spelling Book.</i> Mobile (AL): S.H. Goetzel, 1865.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SAINT CHER, Hugh of. <i>Commentary on Peter Lombard’s Sentences, with the Abridgement of the Sentences.</i> Eastern France, illuminated manuscript., first half of the fifteenth century.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> LANE, Thomas. <i>The Crystal Palace.</i> London, 1851.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> B[ULWER], J[ohn]. <i>Anthropometamorphosis: man transform’d: or, the artificiall changling historically presented…</i> London: William Hunt, 1653.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> VOLTAIRE, François-Marie Arouet de. <i>Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.</i> Dresden, George-Conrad Walther (i.e. Leipzig, Breitkopf), 1748-1750.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> HAWKING, Stephen & Leonard Mlodinow. <i>The Grand Design.</i> London: Bantam Books, 2011.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> FIELDS, James T. <i>Yesterdays with Authors.</i> With fine manuscript letter by Charles Dickens, and autograph letters from Forster, Landor, Mitford and others.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> <i>Kit, the Arkansas Traveller Broadside.</i> Chromolithograph.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cleveley, Jukes, & Cook - View of Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Peron - Platypus. $300 to $600.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Loon & Pitt - Map of the World published 1680 - <I>Orbis Terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula.</i> $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Dame aux Camelias. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cause - Peony, Crocus, Dog's Tooth Violet. $400 to $800.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Redoute, Folio - Lemmonnier's Iris - Iris Monnieri. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Audubon, Imperial Folio - Common American Deer. $6,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Gould - Cuvier's Toucan (Ramphastos Cuvieri). $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935
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