Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

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Jun 01, 2018 Australia/Sydney

Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Friday Jun 01, 2018 12:00 Australia/Sydney

Status International - Sale 342 - June 1st, 2018.

 

Auction 342 has 3748 lots catering for all types of collectors with varying types of interests and budgets. There are many desirable single items as well as collections and mixed lots. Items range from $30 to $50,000 so there's something for everybody.

 

This catalogue contains a great selection of Australian coins including Australian Shipwrecks, Proclamation coins, Gold Sovereigns and Half-Sovereigns, pre-decimal coins and Proofs, Error Coins, RAM , Perth Mint and NPA products. There are many highlights in the Australian Coins including Two Australian 1930 Pennies. One is graded in aF/VF and the other is fine and are Reserved at $18,000 and 10,000 respectively (Lots 5591 and 5592). This auction also includes a VERY RARE 1920 Dot above top scroll - Chocolate, practically UNC/UNC, tiny contact mk near King's ear. Without doubt one of the finest known. McD cat aU $10,500 UNC UNPRICED. Reserve $8,000 (Lot 5565).

 

In the Australian Banknotes section includes Pre-Federation, Pre-decimal, Specimens, Decimal, Starnotes and Varieties . This sale includes a rare £50 Cerutty-Collins (1918) medium type prefix Y. Note has been expertly cleaned to remove ugly bank stamp & has had a central hole repaired. VF appearance & most collectable. McD cat VF $55,000. Without a doubt the cheapest example of this quality on the market. R-67c Reserve $22,000 (Lot 6400). Also in the Australian issues - WWII Hay Internment Camp 1/- banknote uncut pr of printer's proof/colour trials printed with obv & rev tete beche in 2 diff colours greens, without black printing, no denomination, date & number etc. Unsigned. Has been folded between the 2 notes, practically UNC. Exceedingly rare if not unique. Renniks type 2P. Reserve $18,000 (Lot 6263)

 

World coins and banknotes, including Gold, silver and copper coins, medals and World Banknotes In the World Coins is a China 1979 400 Yuan Proof set of 4, 30th Anniversary of People's Republic 1949-1979. Tiananmen, Peoples Heroes Monument, Chairman Mao Memorial Hall & Great Hall of the People. KM-PS1 in its hand crafted original box with certificate & outer sleeve Reserve $5,000 (Lot 6531). Also in the world banknote section is a New Zealand 1967 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Wellington presentation book of the first issue of New Zealand decimal notes $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $100 sig Fleming first prefix opt SPECIMEN & punch hole cancel through signature, serials all 000000. Two of each note to show front & back. Book is signed by Governor G Wilson plus overleaf by RM Smith, AH McClintock & SR Maclennan who were part of the design committee. P-163s to 168s (12 notes). Very rare.( Lot 7338).

 

Also included in this Auction sale are many Australian and Overseas Medals and Militaria lots from various vendors. (Lots 4001-4116)

 

Also a nice range of Ancient coins, Medals and Militaria and Jewellery including Opals.

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Lot 4001 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4001 - militaria General

1913-14 Victorian Naval China Contingent past presidents gold 9ct & blue enamel presentation fob 5.36g. Named to 'W Cole'. Walter Cole, able seaman born 15/5/64 in England. Died & buried in Williamstown. Enamel well preserved. aEF. Very rare, no others known to cataloguer. (P)

Lot 4002 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4002 - militaria General

WWI Commemorative Whiskey Jug ca 1920 cartouche illustrations in sepia of HMS Sydney, Sir John Jellicoe & HMS New Zealand. James Watson & Co Ltd, 235mm high (no stopper). VGC. (P)

Lot 4003 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4003 - militaria General

Badge: 1914-18 1st War Red Cross Badge by Stokes & Sons. Approx 30x35mm. Brooch mount, uniface. Brass with three enamel colours: red, white & blue. 'Red Cross Volunteer Motor Corps.' Depiction of a 1st War vehicle to right. White enamel repair above bonnet. gVF. Rare, with two auction results above $400 & $900.

Lot 4004 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4004 - militaria General

Badge: WWII Commonwealth of Australia Munitions Establishment no 1571, white enamel. Rare. (P)

Lot 4005 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4005 - militaria General

Boots: WWII Motor Cycle Dispatch riders boots long leather with hob nail soles, 2 hob mails missing, leather dry, no laces. GB post WWII Army Regimental dress cap. USA Newspapers from 1939, 1945 (5). Large Maps cWWII (4) Wallet & old leather bound Photo album pages gilt edge with brass closer. Photos are mostly pre-WWII inc couple of military. (Lot).

Lot 4006 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4006 - militaria General

Box Lot: Army Slouch hat dated 1954 6 5/8 fur felt by Northcote Hates P/L has a pugaree, no unit badge or chinstrap, shows service wear. Korean War attributed 2RAR kit bag, canvas with large hand painted name "3/3240 Roberts RH 2 BN RAR". 33240 Pte Raymond Harold Roberts from Ballarat Victoria served in the Korean War with the 2nd Battalion Royal Australian Regiment 1953-54. c1940s-50s Suspender braces Army, Police & Fireman's pattern....

Lot 4007 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4007 - militaria General

Documents & Ephemera: Corporal Arthur Drummond DCM, ED. Medal entitlement DCM, WWI Trio with MD. Africa/Pacific group of 6 plus ED. A variety of paper work mostly from WWII inc diary (2), Christmas Cards, letters, General Staff Instruction. 18th Aust Inf Tng Bn Sergeants Mess 250 Mils chit booklet (cover only). Battalion Menus/Reunion & 2 WWI Maps of Turkey inc Salonika. Average - VF.

Lot 4008 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4008 - militaria General

Headgear: Australia/GB: ca WWI Army Staff Officer's peak cap. Dark blue wool with red piping. King's Crown hat badge & black leather peak with single row of gilt bullion oak leaves. Black leather chinstrap with brass King's crown artillery side buttons. Sweat band wear, oak leaves tarnished, o/w VGC. (P)

Lot #4009 - militaria General

Uniform: Royal Military College Duntroon Cadet Uniform striped blazer with RMC Kings crown buttons, red satin lined with RMC patch on front pocket, shirt & trousers. Blazer size 40 short, Shirt by V&F Tailoring Sydney 1991, Trousers by Venio Tailoring, 80 long. Has been dry cleaned. Excellent condition.

Lot #4010 - militaria General

Uniform: Royal Military College Duntroon Cadet Uniform striped blazer with RMC Kings crown buttons, red satin lined with RMC patch on front pocket, shirt & trousers. Blazer size 40 short, Shirt by AGFC VIC 1986 size 110s, Trousers by AGCF 1985 size 81R. Has been dry cleaned. Excellent condition.

Lot 4011 - militaria General -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4011 - militaria General

cWWI Prussian commemorative fob chain medal depicting Prussian soldiers in the trenches with a nickel bullet suspended below. The chain incorporates miniature representations of 2 German Mauser rifles. Impressive. (P)

Lot 4012 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4012 - militaria germany

cWWI 77mm Artillery brass shell 1907 dated, head stamped "PA" Frid.Krupp AG. Inert. WWII Safe Conduct Pass, type issued to surrendering German Soldiers with German and English text. Interesting German Red Cross document. Oerlikon grips (2) Plus piece of fabric purported to be from Baron von Richthofen's plane. (7)

Lot 4013 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4013 - militaria germany

WWI MG08 ammunition tin. Clear evidence of once having a triple colour camouflage painted finish with approx 30% remaining. Some light surface rust o/w nice example. (P)

Lot 4014 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4014 - militaria germany

WWI watch fob chain given to patriotic German citizens who gave their gold jewellery to the fatherland to help with the war effort. Iron links separated in 3 places with oval links with text. 'In Eiserne zeit' (Iron times) & 'Gold Zur Wehr 1916/Eisen Zur EHR". Nickel watch chain clip one end & button hole hook on other end. Scarce.

Lot 4015 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4015 - militaria germany

Medal: 1900 Torpedo-Boat Division medal. Double Eagle holding sword & sceptre with arms of Cologne on its breast, crown above, rev. View of city of Cologne & cathedral with shipping on Rhine in foreground. Legend SM Torpedo boats Division 1900. The medal has been made into a brooch with the sky above Cologne fret worked out. Nice trench art piece. (P)

Lot 4016 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4016 - militaria germany

Medal WWII Order of the German Eagle Third Class without Swords (1943-45). A truly spectacular Third Reich award! White enamel & silver construction. Maltese pattern Cross with ea of the 4 arms of the Cross in white enamel with a fine silver border. German Eagles at ea cnr of the Cross carrying a swastika in a wreath, with a white enamel background. Age related patina to the silver components of the cross. To the top arm of the Cross is a...

Lot 4017 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4017 - militaria germany

Medals: WWII Commemorative medal for the Austrian Anschluss, 13 March 1938. Commemorative medal for the Annexation of the Sudetenland 1 October 1938. 1939 War Merit Cross with swords 2nd Class with ribbon, War Merit Cross 2nd Class without swords (no ribbon). War Merit medal without ribbon. Plus 120mm length of ribbon for the Blue Division medal. In our opinion all genuine. (6)

Lot #4018 - militaria germany

Medals WWII: 1939-44 West Wall Medal (German Defences Medal) in original envelope of issue. 1940 War Merit Medal. 1939 Wound badge 2nd class. gVF - UNC. (3)

Lot 4019 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4019 - militaria germany

Medal WWII German-Italian Africa Campaign medal (Italienisch-Deutscher Feldzug in Afrika) by Lorioli Milano. Reverse design partially erased ribbon tatty. Genuine.

Lot 4020 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4020 - militaria germany

Medal WWII original SS 7 Year Long Service with original pin to rear & tear drop suspension ring. (P)

Lot 4021 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4021 - militaria germany

Medal: WWII 1939 War Merit Cross with Swords.

Lot 4022 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4022 - militaria germany

Medals WWII: 1939-44 West Wall Medal (German Defences Medal) in original envelope of issue. 1940 War Merit Medal. 1939 Wound badge 2nd class. gVF - UNC. (3)

Lot 4023 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4023 - militaria germany

Medals & Badges: WWII 1939 War merit Cross 1st class with swords, a very convincing example of the Otto Schickle pattern. 1939 War Merit Cross 1st Class without swords. A very convincing example of the Otto Schickle pattern. Both with Coke bottle pin on reverse. NSDAP Golden party badge, gilt & enamel. Good museum quality copy with Seschler makers mark. Waffen SS cap eagle & death head badges. Officers single blank collar tab....

Lot 4024 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4024 - militaria germany

Afrikakorps WWII Tropical M31 water bottle. Aluminium bottle with bakelite screw cap & field grey felt cover. Complete with tropical web carrier & bakelite cup. WWII original Afrikakorps aluminium helmet shields for the tropical pith helmet Eagle shield & tri-colour shield both with 3 prong reverse. The Eagle shield maker marked. Italy WWII Army issue water bottle. Has blanket material cover which is missing base & mothed....

Lot 4025 - militaria germany -  Status International Coins & Banknotes Public Auction 342

Lot #4025 - militaria germany

Armband: WWII DRK (German Red Cross) machine woven armband. Standard pattern with central red cross & encircled wording 'Deutsches Rotes Kreuz' Unjoined ends, light soiling to white background. Grade II.

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