Singapore Repeaters Among Over 500 Notes in Crown Currency Sale
Posted on 5/23/2023
An exciting pair of Singapore notes with fancy serial numbers are among over 500 notes featured in a Crown Currency auction that is entirely certified by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®). With notes from nearly 150 countries, Live Auction 18 will be held June 13, 2023.
The auction includes several notes with fancy serial numbers, including a pair of Singapore ND (2020) 2 Dollar notes, each with a Repeater Serial Number and each graded PMG 65 Gem Uncirculated EPQ (lot 396). Repeater numbers are ones in which a sequence of numbers is repeated in the serial number. In these two notes, the serial numbers differ only in one of their prefix characters: 7BL256256 and 7BM256256.
|Two Singapore ND (2020) 2 Dollar notes, each with a Repeater Serial Number and each graded PMG 65 Gem Uncirculated EPQClick images to enlarge.|
Other fancy serial numbers in the auction include:
- an Egypt, Central Bank 2017 50 Piastres with a Radar Serial Number graded PMG 65 Gem Uncirculated EPQ (lot 121)
- an Indonesia, Bank Indonesia 2016/2020 50,000 Rupiah with a Solid-5 Serial Number graded PMG 66 Gem Uncirculated EPQ (lot 195)
- a Maldives 2017/AH1438 5 Rufiyaa - Replacement/Star graded PMG 65 Gem Uncirculated EPQ (lot 248)
- a Philippines, Bangko Sentral 2010-16L 100 Piso with a Serial Number 4 graded PMG 67 Superb Gem Unc EPQ (lot 354)
- a Singapore, Board of Commissioners of Currency ND (1999) 2 Dollars with a Solid-3 Serial Number graded PMG 67 Superb Gem Unc EPQ (lot 390)
- a Singapore 2015 10 Dollars Commemorative with a Super Radar Serial Number graded PMG 66 Gem Uncirculated EPQ (lot 402)
- a Turkey, Central Bank 2009 (ND 2013) 5 Lirasi graded PMG 65 Gem Uncirculated EPQ (lot 461)
The auction also includes dozens of "Top Pop" notes, ones that are unsurpassed in the PMG Population Report. Among them are 34 that earned PMG's highest grade (PMG 70★ Gem Uncirculated EPQ), including a Singapore 2015 50 Dollars - Limited Edition Commemorative encapsulated with PMG's SG50 special label (lot 405).
|Singapore 2015 50 Dollars - Limited Edition Commemorative graded PMG 70★ Gem Uncirculated EPQClick images to enlarge.|
Additional notes with PMG's highest grade in this auction include:
- an Armenia 2018 2,000 Dram (lot 9)
- Faeroe Islands 2011 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000 Kronur notes (lots 131 to 135)
- a Hong Kong, China HSBC Ltd. 2018 20 Dollars (lot 174)
- a New Zealand, Reserve Bank 2015-16 20 Dollars (lot 310)
- a Suriname, Centrale Bank 2019 10 Dollars (lot 438)
- an Uzbekistan Central Bank 2021 2,000 Som (lot 481)
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