Important Australian & World Coins, Medals, Tokens & Banknotes

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

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George V, 1920 Sydney Sovereign, previously unknown rarity

Estimate $600,000

  • 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
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Sale 117 Preface

Monday, 26 March 2018

Welcome to auction sale 117, a wide ranging sale with multitudes of attractive coins, medals, and banknotes. This catalogue, 117A, contains fifteen sessions of the twenty-session sale, being held over four days and nights for the 5,851 lots.

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 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.

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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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