Collectors Sale on
Wednesday 10th May 2017
Lots: 600-649 of 917
Buyer's Premium at our standard rate(s) plus VAT is payable on all purchases.
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Lot 600
A quantity of assorted GB pennies Victoria - Elizabeth II; some decimal 1p's; brass 3d's and others
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 601
A quantity of modern commemorative crowns; Festival of Britain crown in box and First Decimal coin wallets
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 602
Bank of England - 1 notes signed Somerset (2) and 10/- note signed O'Brien (3 in total)
Estimate:  £10 - 15 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 603
VICTORIA MAUNDY MONEY - 1884 complete set in original leather covered case, ef
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 604
A Sterling silver Duckhams Silver Jubilee medallion in box with card; a 1951 Festival of Britain crown in green box and a silver ingot in packaging
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 605
Polish State Loan Bank - thirty 1000 Marek banknotes 1919 together with two Reichsbanknote 1000 Mark notes 1910 and a 10000 Mark note 1922 (33 notes in total)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 606
Error note - Bank of England 10 note no.BE43 835423, Charles Darwin, mis-cut
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 607
A quantity of assorted GB coins including modern commemorative; George V and Elizabeth II 1d's; George V half silver half crowns and others
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 608
VICTORIA - Crown 1890 and another 1891(both polished)
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 609
VICTORIA - Sovereign 1888, Melbourne mint, Jubilee bust, f/vf
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 610
VICTORIA - Sovereign 1898, Sydney mint, ef
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 611
VICTORIA - Sovereign 1901, Sydney mint, vf/ef
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 612
EDWARD VII - Half Sovereign 1910, vf/ef
Estimate:  £90 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 613
VICTORIA - Crown 1891, f; together with a small quantity of other coins
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 614
A small quantity of modern commemorative coins together with two first Decimal Coin wallets
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 615
Chinese knife money - single ancient bronze blade shaped piece together with some Roman clasps
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 616
SASAMIAN (Persian) EMPIRE - Khusru II 590-628, large silver Drachm, Balkh mint, year 20 (circa 610AD) Fire Actar with attendants, vf/ef
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 617
ABBASID CALIPHATE - Al Mansur 754-775AD, silver Dirham, Baghdad mint, vf
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 618
GORDIAN III 238-244AD - 31mm "Sestertius" of Viminacium in Moesia. Moesia standing left between lion and bull (the emblems of the 4th and 7th Legions) quartered in The Province, ef/vf
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 619
ALLECTUS (British Usurper) 293 - 296AD, Billon Quinarius Galley QC below = Colchester mint 294-296AD, S.13866, vf
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 620
An open face pocket watch the back with War Dept arrow and GSTP; a brass Worcestershire cap badge; other badges; a George III 1772 halfpenny, f/worn and other items
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 621
A Royal Navy officers double breasted jacket together with a Royal Naval Reserve jacket with "Wavy Navy" braid stripes (2)
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 622
Two New Zealand Shipping Co officers jackets with brass buttons and gilt bullion (2)
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 623
A French Chassepot bayonet with yataghan blade and brass grip overall length 70cms
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 624
A 19th Century percussion Tower rifle with full length stock, overall 124cms long
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 625
A ARP whistle by J Hudson, nickel plated brass, on cord lanyard
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 626
A WWI brass sighting telescope by W G Pye & Co, Cambridge, No.4 MkIII no.9695 and dated 1917, 43.5cms long
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 627
A WWII metal helmet; a pair of binoculars and two metal ammunition boxes
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 628
A WWI brass death plaque named for Arthur Devenish
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 629
A 19th Century percussion pistol, full stock with associated ram rod, crown mark and dated 1885 to lock plate, brass trigger guard and flat butt end with suspension loop, barrel 20.25cms overall 37.5cms
Estimate:  £100 - 130 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 630
A 19th Century flintlock pistol, full stock with rounded barrel, brass trigger guard and rounded butt with metal suspension loop, barrel 20.5cms long, overall 37cms
Estimate:  £130 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 631
A ships compass, gimbal mounted in brass case mounted on original wood, and with burner compartment to one side containing original burner, case 23cms high
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 632
A plain wood truncheon with turned grip and remains of leather strap, 38cms long, 20th Century
Estimate:  £12 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 633
A German WWII type dagger having black chequered grip, straight single edge blade marked "WKC" and with centurions head to one side and in black metal scabbard, blade 20cms

Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 634
A quantity of WWII newspaper clippings relating to reports and images of Royal Navy ships, submarines, personnel; many different stories including Narvik, HMS Rodney, HMS Exeter and many others contained in two old exercise books, c.1940 (2)
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 635
A WWI Mills bomb hand grenade no.5 Mk1, de-activated
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 636
A James Cycle Co WWI hand grenade, 23 Mk1 8/15 in de-activated condition
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 637
Two WWII metal helmets, each having original linings and webbing chin straps (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 638
Two WWII period metal helmets with original linings and webbing chin straps (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 639
A collection of WWII period newspapers contained in a modern file, includes Daily Telegraph, Daily Mirror and Evening Standard c.1938 - 1945
Estimate:  £12 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £8
Lot 640
A Victorian infantry officers sword having wire bound shagreen grip, pierced and engraved hilt with "VR" cypher and with etched blade and in metal scabbard, blade 83cms
Estimate:  £150 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 641
A 19th Century percussion gun with metal ram rod, bullet compartment in stock, overall 137.5cms long
Estimate:  £100 - 130 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 642
An interesting collection of WWII period photographs of aircraft carriers and aircraft operating in the Mediterranean including HMS Unicorn, HMS Kenya, HMS Nelson, a Fairey Fulman on reconnaisance; Seafire, Swordfish; aicraft landing and taking off from carrier, scene of aircraft accident on carrier and others.

Provenance: the vendors father was stationed in Gibraltar 1943/45
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 643
A WWII period white metal cigarette/tobacco box the hinged lid engraved with RAF crest of crown over eagle with "E" beneath and together with two small printed white cotton Union Jack flags
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 644
A Cambridgeshire Regiment swagger stick, the bamboo stick with metal top embossed with regimental badge, 65.5cms long
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 645
A wood truncheon with turned grip and original leather wrist loop, 38cms long
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 646
A War Department Miller lamp with clear glass front and red glass back panel, the top with "WD" and arrow mark, 23cms high including handle
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 647
A Creagh Osborne compass in black lacquered brass case with folding sight and lens, stamped "H Hughes & Son Ltd London" and named to the side "H E E Pankhurst" in original leather case
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 648
An infantry sword having steel basket hilt stamped "10" with wood grip, pipe back straight single edge blade (un marked) and in steel scabbard, blade 84cms long
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 649
Two framed embroidered military badges for Queens Westminsters together with a printed cotton Union Jack flag
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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