RCNA Sale Ottawa

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We are thrilled to have been awarded the RCNA auction, the second of our “triplet” sales for 2016. Ottawa is full of history and we have attempted to make this offering an historic event to suit the venue. There are numismatic treasures not seen for generations and you are invited to participate. We thank our many consignors who have placed their trust in us once again.


Buyer’s Premiums will be added on all items as per the Terms & Conditions of the sale. Invoices will be emailed out following the RCNA Convention. Visit gbellauctions.com to view a digital copy of the catalogue for this sale.
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1757 A. (Paris).121 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1757 A. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1757 A. (Paris). - Vlack 37. 2nd semester. VF. Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper Collection.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1758 A. (Paris).122 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1758 A. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1758 A. (Paris). - Vlack 39. R-5. F-VF. Ex:Henderson. Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper Collec
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1758/4. (Paris).123 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1758/4. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1758/4. (Paris). - Vlack 39. 1st semester. R-5. VF-EF. Ex:Henderson. Note: this lot is part of The Richa
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1759/8/4. (Paris).124 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1759/8/4. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1759/8/4. (Paris). - Vlack 40. R-8. F-VF, striking weakness. Ex:Henderson. Note: this lot is part of The R
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 400.00
Sold for (175.00) x 1 = 175.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1760 A. (Paris).125 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1760 A. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1760 A. (Paris). - Contemporary counterfeit, Copper. With inverted A mintmark. Vlack 354. VF. Note: this
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1761 A. (Paris).126 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1761 A. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1761 A. (Paris). - Vlack 45. 2nd semester. R-6. Good EF. Ex:Henderson. Note: this lot is part of The Richa
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (180.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 216.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1761 A. (Paris).127 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1761 A. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1761 A. (Paris). - Vlack 45. R-? Fine, but not struck up in all areas; the semester is therefore indetermina
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1762 A. (Paris).128 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1762 A. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1762 A. (Paris). - Vlack 46. EF, but planchet flaw on rev. Ex:Lepczyk, Henderson. Note: this lot is part
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1764 A. (Paris).129 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1764 A. (Paris).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1764 A. (Paris). - Clean Fine. Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper Collection.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 B. (Rouen).130 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 B. (Rouen).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 B. (Rouen). - Vlack 50. 3 Pieces in VF and Good(2). 3 Pcs. Note: this lot is part of The Richard Coo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 B. (Rouen).131 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 B. (Rouen).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 B. (Rouen). - Vlack 50a. REX like RBX. R-8. AU. Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper Collect
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 400.00
Sold for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1740 B. (Rouen).132 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1740 B. (Rouen).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1740 B. (Rouen). - Vlack 51. 3 Pieces in VG. One appears double-struck at bottom of rev., distorting the min
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (85.00) x 1 = 85.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 C. (Caen).133 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 C. (Caen).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 C. (Caen). - Vlack 56. 2 pieces in Fine, and Good. 2 Pcs. Note: this lot is part of The Richard Coop
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1745 C. (Caen).134 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1745 C. (Caen).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1745 C. (Caen). - Vlack 62, but he lists only the variety with stop after SIT; this piece has no stop. The v
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 400.00
Sold for (455.00 + 91.00) x 1 = 546.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1746 C. (Caen).135 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1746 C. (Caen).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1746 C. (Caen). - Vlack 63. R-7. VF, though some weakness in striking. Pierced. Ex:Henderson. Note: this
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 D. (Lyon)136 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 D. (Lyon)
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 D. (Lyon) - Vlack 71. VF-EF. Strong strike, but no silver left. Note: this lot is part of The Richar
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 150.00
Sold for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 D. (Lyons).137 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 D. (Lyons).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 D. (Lyons). - 4 pieces in Good to Fine. 4 Pcs. Note: this lot is part of The Richard Cooper Collecti
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1740 D. (Lyons).138 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1740 D. (Lyons).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1740 D. (Lyons). - Vlack 72. R-4. 4 pieces, 2 in VG, 2 in Fine. Much scarcer than the common 1739 D. 4 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 300.00
Sold for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1741 D. (Lyons).139 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1741 D. (Lyons).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1741 D. (Lyons). - Vlack 73. Original, not the contemporary counterfeit. VF. Nadin-Davis Auction 7, lot 127,
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 150.00
Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 E. (Tours).140 - Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 E. (Tours).
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Br 508. Billon Double Sol of 24 Deniers. 1739 E. (Tours). - Vlack 77. R-1, but Walter Breen (Studies on Money in Early America), noted in the case o
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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