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Auction Name
World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 8/3
Auction Date
08/10/2021 - 08/10/2021
Sale Number
#282132
Total Lots
140
Sold Lots
140
Lots Sold
100.00%
Unsold Lots
0
Total Sales (USD)
48,903.20
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
24,160.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
36,240.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
24,160.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
36,240.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
134.94%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
87073

Great Britain Bank of England 50 Pounds 15.5.1935 Pick 338a PMG About Uncirculated 55 EPQ.

1935 USD 640.00 - 960.00 USD 2,520.00
87029

China Provincial Army of Shantung; Ta Han Szechuan 1 Yuan ND; ND (1912) Pick S44; S3948x Two Examples PMG Very Fine 25; Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ; Hong Kong Government of Hong Kong 1 Dollar ND (1935) Pick 311 KNB1a PMG Fine 12 Net.

ND(1912) USD 140.00 - 210.00 USD 1,920.00
87054

European Union Central Bank, Germany 500 Euro 2002 Pick 14x PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

2002 USD 560.00 - 840.00 USD 1,500.00
87080

India Government of India 1 Rupee 1917 Pick 1g Jhun3.1.1A-B PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45.

1917 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 1,140.00
87135

Vietnam Giay Bac Viet Nam 20 Dong ND (1953) Pick 41a PMG Uncirculated 62.

ND(1953) USD 100.00 - 150.00 USD 1,080.00
87025

Brazil Banco do Brasil 500 Cruzeiros on 500 Mil Reis ND (1942) Pick 131b PCGS Banknote Choice AU 58.

ND(1942) USD 560.00 - 840.00 USD 960.00
87090

Ireland - Northern Ulster Bank Limited 100 Pounds 1.10.1982 Pick 330b PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1982 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 720.00
87138

Vietnam, Tin Phieu District Group Lot of 20 Examples Very Good-Crisp Uncirculated.

20 USD 160.00 - 240.00 USD 720.00
87053

European Union Central Bank, Germany 200 Euro 2002 Pick 13x PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

2002 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 690.00
87086

India Princely States, Hyderabad 100 Rupees ND (1941-45) Pick S275c Jhunjhunwalla-Razack 7.11.3 PMG Choice Fine 15.

ND(1941-45) USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 690.00
87041

Ecuador Ambato; Tacunga 5 Pesos, 7 Reals Hand Signed 1798; 1784 Pick UNL5a; UNL5b Two Examples PMG Uncirculated 62; Choice Uncirculated 64.

USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 660.00
87039

East Caribbean States Central Bank 100 Dollars ND (1986-88) Pick 20s Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1986-88) USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 630.00
87078

India Government of India 10 Rupees 1.12.1919 Pick A10v Jhun2A.2.4.1 PMG Very Fine 20.

1919 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 630.00
87034

Cuba Group Lot of 58 Examples Crisp Uncirculated.

USD 80.00 - 120.00 USD 600.00
87049

European Union Central Bank, Finland 100 Euro 2002 Pick 5l PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

2002 USD 140.00 - 210.00 USD 588.00
87079

India Government of India 1 Rupee 1917 Pick 1e Jhun3.1.2A PMG Choice Very Fine 35.

1917 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 576.00
87030

China Group Lot of 4 Examples Fine-About Uncirculated.

USD 120.00 - 180.00 USD 552.00
87059

France Banque de France 10 Nouveaux Francs on 1000 Francs 7.3.1957 Pick 138 PMG About Uncirculated 50.

1957 USD 220.00 - 330.00 USD 552.00
87104

New Zealand Reserve Bank of New Zealand 100 Dollars ND (1985-89) Pick 175bs Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1985-89) USD 480.00 - 720.00 USD 552.00
87133

Vietnam Giay Bac Viet Nam 10 Dong ND (1948) Pick 23; 20r Issued/Remainder PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 (2).

ND(1948) USD 120.00 - 180.00 USD 552.00
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> China.- Thomson (John). <i>Illustrations of China and Its People,</i> 4 vol., first edition, 96 photographic plates, 1873-74. £15,000 to £20,000.
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>September 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 20. ADAMS, JOHN QUINCY. Letter to the editors of the Boston Atlas on slavery and its political ramifications, 1842. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 208. HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>A Farewell To Arms.</i> New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First edition. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 237. ADDAMS, CHARLES. Original drawing "Now Remember-act casual." $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>September 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 4. SMITH, ADAM. <i>An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.</i> Philadelphia, 1789. The first American edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 131. BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VON. <i>Cinquieme Sinfonie en ut mineur: C Moll de Louis Van Beethoven. Oeuvre 67.</i> First edition of the complete score. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 73. Chinese Export Painting. Album of twenty-three original Chinese natural history studies of flowers and insects. Likely Canton: circa 1850. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>September 23, 2021</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 241. GOREY, EDWARD. Original drawing "Cat Drawing Wallpaper." Signed in Pencil in lower right margin. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 36. LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Autograph note signed instructing Edwin Stanton to meet with the important African American abolitionist and officer Martin Delany. [Washington:] 21 February 1865. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 112. JONSON, BEN. <i>Workes</i>. London: William Stansby, 1616; Together with <i>Workes.</i> London: Richard Meighen,1640-41. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 161. STURGIS, LEE. <i>Salmon Fishing on Cain River, New Brunswick.</i> (Chicago:) Privately printed (for the author by Ralph Fletcher Seymour), 1919. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
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