Important Australian, British, World, and Ancient Coins, Banknotes, and Medals

Sale 121   30 July – 2 August 2019   Dixson Room, State Library of NSW   Sydney   Catalogue   Prices Realised

Notice  The buyer's premium, previously 17.5%, has been increased to 20% (22% including GST) of the hammer price.

Auction highlights

Adelaide pound, first type, 1852, good very fine/nearly extremely fine and very rare, especially in this condition.

Realised $40,545

  • Dates & Venue
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    30, 31 July, 1, 2 August 2019

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

Sale 121 Realises $5.125 Million

Wednesday, 14 August 2019

This public auction was a great success with 87 percent of the lots sold at 107 percent of estimate overall.

Sale 121 Preface

Sunday, 30 June 2019

This auction offers a wide variety of coins, medals, banknotes, miscellaneous items and stamps in 5,153 lots over four days in eighteen sessions.

Sale 121 Biographies

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

Contains the biographies of John Wilson, Ian Laing, Bill Woolmore, and Christopher Haymes. Their various collections will be featured in the upcoming sale.

Sale 120 Realises $3.8 Million

Monday, 22 April 2019

This auction was well supported by live in the room bidders as well as online bidders. The total clearance of lots was nearly 90 percent by volume at 117 percent of estimate. There were 600 different buyers out of over 3,000 who registered to bid. Highest price for the sale went to the US Chain America cent.

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Important dates

  • Sale 121 auction

    30, 31 July, 1, 2 August 2019
    Dixson Room, State Library of NSW
    Macquarie Street
    Sydney, NSW

  • Sale 121 viewing

    24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 July 2019
    Noble Numismatics
    Ground Floor, 169 Macquarie Street
    Sydney, NSW 2000

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