Important Australian & World Coins, Medals, Tokens & Banknotes

Sale 117   17–20 April 2018   Gallery Room, State Library of NSW   Sydney

Auction highlights

Specimen Five Shillings, Cerutty/Collins (1916)

Realised $77,513

  • Dates & Venue
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    17, 18, 19, 20 April 2018

    Gallery Room, State Library of NSW
    Macquarie Street,
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  • Publications
  • Viewing
  • Bidding
  • Sale Enquiries

Sale 116 Realises $3.25 Million

Wednesday, 01 November 2017

This twenty session four day and night sale of 5,570 lots was very successful with its total realised being $3.25 million at 112 percent of estimate for lots sold and a clearance rate of 85 percent of all lots. The highest priced lot went to the five shillings note illustrated on the back cover at $77,513 (lot 2686; est $70,000).

Sale 115 Prices Realised

Friday, 11 August 2017

The sale, held at the State Library of NSW on Tuesday 25th until Friday 28th July 2017, was successful with some sections attracting strong and widespread bidding. Sale 115 realised $3.2 million.

Sale 116 Preface

Monday, 30 October 2017

Welcome to Sale 116 with a large offering of 5,570 lots in twenty sessions estimated at over $3 million. Such a wide range of material is due to several large consignments led by coins from the late Dr. V.J.A. Flynn Collection. Two catalogues were necessary with catalogue 116B being devoted to Orders, Decorations and Medals and Militaria.

Sale 115 Preview

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

This auction of 5,138 lots valued at over $4 million will be held over four days from Tuesday 25th July to Friday 28th July. A wide range of material will be covered in nineteen sessions, including ancient coins, world coins and banknotes, decorations and campaign medals, commemorative medals, stamps, and tokens.

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Important dates

  • Sale 117 auction

    17, 18, 19, 20 April 2018
    Gallery Room, State Library of NSW
    Macquarie Street,

  • Sale 117 viewing

    11, 12, 13, 16 April 2018
    Noble Numismatics
    Ground Floor, 169 Macquarie Street
    Sydney NSW 2000

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