The October Torex Auction

Auction Details

Five specialty collections highlight the October 27-29, 2011 MOORE’S auction sale, held in conjunction with TOREX coin show in Toronto, Ontario. On Thursday, Oct. 27th. The Morris Norman collection of medals, tokens and scrip relating to the Hudson’s Bay Company and the North American Indian trade will be sold. Listed as lots 1210 through 1398, the collection is the most complete and extensive Hudson’s Bay Company collection to be offered for sale in two decades. Also, on October 27th, the most complete collection of bank notes ever assembled from The International Bank of Canada, listed as lots 1425 through 1540, will also be sold as part of the banknote portion of the auction sale. Three very rare serial number one notes from the Dominion of Canada will also be auctioned. The third specialty collection to be auctioned in Session One on Thursday is a collection of tokens attributed to Thomas Church of Ottawa, lots 1125 through 1206. The collection is one of the most extensive to ever be auctioned in Canada.
A final specialty collection of War Savings Certificates will also be sold on Thursday in lot number 1772 through 1785, including an example that is unique to the collecting public. Session three on Saturday, October 29th featured the Ronald Greene collection of Canadian Savings Banks, sold in lot number 3301 through 3594. Built over five decades, it is the largest and most extensive collection of its kind to ever be auctioned in North America. MOORE’s also offers in the TOREX auction over 2000 additional lots of primarily Canadian and Newfoundland coins, paper money, tokens and medals, as well as collections of world and ancient coins.
Large Cent Sets. 1858-1920, complete, with most ‘key’ dates. Average grade of VG or better. Housed i2101Large Cent Sets. 1858-1920, complete, with most ‘key’ dates. Average grade of VG or better. Housed i
Large Cent Sets. 1858-1920, complete, with most ‘key’ dates. Average grade of VG or better. Housed in a blue Whitman folder and album.
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (280.00 + 50.40) x 1 = 330.40
Large Cent Set. 1858-1920, missing most ‘key’ dates. The 1858 grades VG-8, the 1907-H grades Fine-122102Large Cent Set. 1858-1920, missing most ‘key’ dates. The 1858 grades VG-8, the 1907-H grades Fine-12
Large Cent Set. 1858-1920, missing most ‘key’ dates. The 1858 grades VG-8, the 1907-H grades Fine-12. Total of forty-three (43) coins, with grades fro
Start Price : 45.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 150.00
Sold for (210.00 + 37.80) x 1 = 247.80
1858. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Red-Brown. 40% evenly distributed luster remains.21031858. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Red-Brown. 40% evenly distributed luster remains.
1858. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Red-Brown. 40% evenly distributed luster remains.
Start Price : 630.00 | Estimates : 2,100.00 - 2,100.00
Sold for (1,050.00 + 189.00) x 1 = 1,239.00
1858. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Red-Brown. 65% or more remaining red luster. A choice ‘key’ date la21041858. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Red-Brown. 65% or more remaining red luster. A choice ‘key’ date la
1858. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Red-Brown. 65% or more remaining red luster. A choice ‘key’ date large cent.
Start Price : 630.00 | Estimates : 2,100.00 - 2,100.00
Sold for (2,100.00 + 378.00) x 1 = 2,478.00
1858. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 80% red luster. Lacquered lightly to preserve the luster.21051858. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 80% red luster. Lacquered lightly to preserve the luster.
1858. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 80% red luster. Lacquered lightly to preserve the luster.
Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold for (1,450.00 + 261.00) x 1 = 1,711.00
1858. ICCS Mint State-62. Trace Red. 10% red luster remaining.21061858. ICCS Mint State-62. Trace Red. 10% red luster remaining.
1858. ICCS Mint State-62. Trace Red. 10% red luster remaining.
Start Price : 240.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 800.00
Sold for (450.00 + 81.00) x 1 = 531.00
1858. PCGS graded Mint State-61. Red-Brown. 25% red luster.21071858. PCGS graded Mint State-61. Red-Brown. 25% red luster.
1858. PCGS graded Mint State-61. Red-Brown. 25% red luster.
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 750.00 - 750.00
Sold for (375.00 + 67.50) x 1 = 442.50
1858. ICCS Mint State-60. Trace Red. With light corrosion.21081858. ICCS Mint State-60. Trace Red. With light corrosion.
1858. ICCS Mint State-60. Trace Red. With light corrosion.
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 500.00
Sold for (375.00 + 67.50) x 1 = 442.50
1858. ICCS AU-50.21091858. ICCS AU-50.
1858. ICCS AU-50.
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (170.00 + 30.60) x 1 = 200.60
1858. ICCS Very Fine-30.21101858. ICCS Very Fine-30.
1858. ICCS Very Fine-30.
Start Price : 54.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 180.00
Sold for (90.00 + 16.20) x 1 = 106.20
1858, 1890-H, 1907-H, 1923. All ICCS Very Fine-20. Lot of four (4) coins.21111858, 1890-H, 1907-H, 1923. All ICCS Very Fine-20. Lot of four (4) coins.
1858, 1890-H, 1907-H, 1923. All ICCS Very Fine-20. Lot of four (4) coins.
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 250.00
Sold for (160.00 + 28.80) x 1 = 188.80
1858. 1922. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.21121858. 1922. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.
1858. 1922. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.
Start Price : 40.50 | Estimates : 135.00 - 135.00
Sold for (100.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 118.00
1858. ICCS Fine-15; 1859. Wide 9/8. ICCS Very Fine-30. Substantial corrosion.21131858. ICCS Fine-15; 1859. Wide 9/8. ICCS Very Fine-30. Substantial corrosion.
1858. ICCS Fine-15; 1859. Wide 9/8. ICCS Very Fine-30. Substantial corrosion.
Start Price : 58.50 | Estimates : 195.00 - 195.00
Sold for (155.00 + 27.90) x 1 = 182.90
1858, 1891, S.D., S.L., Obv. port. #3. 1925. All three coins are ICCS Fine-12.21141858, 1891, S.D., S.L., Obv. port. #3. 1925. All three coins are ICCS Fine-12.
1858, 1891, S.D., S.L., Obv. port. #3. 1925. All three coins are ICCS Fine-12.
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (140.00 + 25.20) x 1 = 165.20
Key Date Lot. 1858. Fine-12, (2 pcs.); 1891, S.D., S.L. Fine-12; 1891, S.D., L.L. Fine-12. 1907-H. L2115Key Date Lot. 1858. Fine-12, (2 pcs.); 1891, S.D., S.L. Fine-12; 1891, S.D., L.L. Fine-12. 1907-H. L
Key Date Lot. 1858. Fine-12, (2 pcs.); 1891, S.D., S.L. Fine-12; 1891, S.D., L.L. Fine-12. 1907-H. Lustrous EF-45. Lot of five (5) cents.
Start Price : 127.50 | Estimates : 425.00 - 425.00
Sold for (350.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 413.00
1858. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-65. Brown. A glossy brown Gem.21161858. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-65. Brown. A glossy brown Gem.
1858. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-65. Brown. A glossy brown Gem.
Start Price : 1,200.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold for (3,200.00 + 576.00) x 1 = 3,776.00
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1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 80%/70% red luster.21181859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 80%/70% red luster.
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 80%/70% red luster.
Start Price : 165.00 | Estimates : 550.00 - 550.00
Sold for (425.00 + 76.50) x 1 = 501.50
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 60% red luster.21191859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 60% red luster.
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 60% red luster.
Start Price : 165.00 | Estimates : 550.00 - 550.00
Sold for (375.00 + 67.50) x 1 = 442.50
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 60% red luster.21201859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 60% red luster.
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 60% red luster.
Start Price : 165.00 | Estimates : 550.00 - 550.00
Sold for (300.00 + 54.00) x 1 = 354.00
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 70% red luster.21211859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 70% red luster.
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 70% red luster.
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (115.00 + 20.70) x 1 = 135.70
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-63. Red-Brown. 40% red luster.21221859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-63. Red-Brown. 40% red luster.
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Mint State-63. Red-Brown. 40% red luster.
Start Price : 45.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 150.00
Sold for (200.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 236.00
1859, Narrow 9, 1876-H, 1906. All three (3) cents are ICCS Mint State-60.21231859, Narrow 9, 1876-H, 1906. All three (3) cents are ICCS Mint State-60.
1859, Narrow 9, 1876-H, 1906. All three (3) cents are ICCS Mint State-60.
Start Price : 57.00 | Estimates : 190.00 - 190.00
Sold for (95.00 + 17.10) x 1 = 112.10
1859, Narrow 9, 1894, 1895. All three (3) cents are ICCS Mint State-60.21241859, Narrow 9, 1894, 1895. All three (3) cents are ICCS Mint State-60.
1859, Narrow 9, 1894, 1895. All three (3) cents are ICCS Mint State-60.
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (165.00 + 29.70) x 1 = 194.70
1859, Narrow 9, 1887, 1942. Lot of three (3) coppers, all ICCS- 60.21251859, Narrow 9, 1887, 1942. Lot of three (3) coppers, all ICCS- 60.
1859, Narrow 9, 1887, 1942. Lot of three (3) coppers, all ICCS- 60.
Start Price : 55.50 | Estimates : 185.00 - 185.00
Sold for (110.00 + 19.80) x 1 = 129.80
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Fine-12. Designated ‘BRASS’ by ICCS. Some minor spots of corrosion. The rare va21261859, Narrow 9. ICCS Fine-12. Designated ‘BRASS’ by ICCS. Some minor spots of corrosion. The rare va
1859, Narrow 9. ICCS Fine-12. Designated ‘BRASS’ by ICCS. Some minor spots of corrosion. The rare variety.
Start Price : 5,250.00 | Estimates : 17,500.00 - 17,500.00
Sold for (18,000.00 + 3,240.00) x 1 = 21,240.00
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #1. ICCS Extra Fine-45. Traces of luster.21271859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #1. ICCS Extra Fine-45. Traces of luster.
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #1. ICCS Extra Fine-45. Traces of luster.
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (500.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 590.00
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #1. ICCS Very Fine-30.21281859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #1. ICCS Very Fine-30.
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #1. ICCS Very Fine-30.
Start Price : 202.50 | Estimates : 675.00 - 675.00
Sold for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Variation. ICCS Very Fine-30.21291859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Variation. ICCS Very Fine-30.
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Variation. ICCS Very Fine-30.
Start Price : 67.50 | Estimates : 225.00 - 225.00
Sold for (125.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 147.50
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Some light corrosion; 1891. L.D., L.L., Obvers21301859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Some light corrosion; 1891. L.D., L.L., Obvers
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Some light corrosion; 1891. L.D., L.L., Obverse port #2. ICCS Extra Fine-40; 1895. ICCS AU-55; 1
Start Price : 97.50 | Estimates : 325.00 - 325.00
Sold for (130.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 153.40
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. 1894. ICCS Fine-15. Lot of two (2) coins.21311859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. 1894. ICCS Fine-15. Lot of two (2) coins.
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. 1894. ICCS Fine-15. Lot of two (2) coins.
Start Price : 52.50 | Estimates : 175.00 - 175.00
Sold for (85.00 + 15.30) x 1 = 100.30
1859. Narrow 9. Repunched ‘5’; 1859. N.9, 1881-H, 1882-H, Obv. port. #2, 1887, 1890-H, 1894, Lg. 4, 21321859. Narrow 9. Repunched ‘5’; 1859. N.9, 1881-H, 1882-H, Obv. port. #2, 1887, 1890-H, 1894, Lg. 4,
1859. Narrow 9. Repunched ‘5’; 1859. N.9, 1881-H, 1882-H, Obv. port. #2, 1887, 1890-H, 1894, Lg. 4, 1924, 1925. All nine (9) coins grade ICCS VF-30.
Start Price : 67.50 | Estimates : 225.00 - 225.00
Sold for (175.00 + 31.50) x 1 = 206.50
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Also identified as the ‘9 over 9’ variety. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-621331859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Also identified as the ‘9 over 9’ variety. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-6
1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Also identified as the ‘9 over 9’ variety. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-65. Red-Brown. 20% red luster. Ex. Belzberg collect
Start Price : 1,050.00 | Estimates : 3,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold for (1,650.00 + 297.00) x 1 = 1,947.00
1859, Wide 9/8. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Red-Brown. 30% red luster. Another example of a ‘key’ dat21341859, Wide 9/8. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Red-Brown. 30% red luster. Another example of a ‘key’ dat
1859, Wide 9/8. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Red-Brown. 30% red luster. Another example of a ‘key’ date.
Start Price : 330.00 | Estimates : 1,100.00 - 1,100.00
Sold for (525.00 + 94.50) x 1 = 619.50
1859, Wide-9/8. Medal alignment. ICCS Mint State-62. Red-Brown. 40% red luster. A very attractive ex21351859, Wide-9/8. Medal alignment. ICCS Mint State-62. Red-Brown. 40% red luster. A very attractive ex
1859, Wide-9/8. Medal alignment. ICCS Mint State-62. Red-Brown. 40% red luster. A very attractive example of one of the ‘key’ dates of the Victorian s
Start Price : 330.00 | Estimates : 1,100.00 - 1,100.00
Sold for (550.00 + 99.00) x 1 = 649.00
1859, Wide 9/8. ICCS Mint State-62. (cleaned). 60% luster.21361859, Wide 9/8. ICCS Mint State-62. (cleaned). 60% luster.
1859, Wide 9/8. ICCS Mint State-62. (cleaned). 60% luster.
Start Price : 180.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 600.00
Sold for (240.00 + 43.20) x 1 = 283.20
1859, Wide 9/8. ICCS Extra Fine-40; 1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Lot of two21371859, Wide 9/8. ICCS Extra Fine-40; 1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Lot of two
1859, Wide 9/8. ICCS Extra Fine-40; 1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Lot of two (2) key dates.
Start Price : 112.50 | Estimates : 375.00 - 375.00
Sold for (235.00 + 42.30) x 1 = 277.30
1859, Wide 9/8. 1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-30.21381859, Wide 9/8. 1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-30.
1859, Wide 9/8. 1859. Double-Punched, Narrow 9 #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-30.
Start Price : 109.50 | Estimates : 365.00 - 365.00
Sold for (210.00 + 37.80) x 1 = 247.80
1859, Wide 9/8. 1891. S.D., S.L. Obverse port. #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-30.21391859, Wide 9/8. 1891. S.D., S.L. Obverse port. #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-30.
1859, Wide 9/8. 1891. S.D., S.L. Obverse port. #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-30.
Start Price : 138.00 | Estimates : 460.00 - 460.00
Sold for (220.00 + 39.60) x 1 = 259.60
1859, Wide 9/8. 1892. Obverse port. #4. 1890-H. All three (3) are ICCS Very Fine-30.21401859, Wide 9/8. 1892. Obverse port. #4. 1890-H. All three (3) are ICCS Very Fine-30.
1859, Wide 9/8. 1892. Obverse port. #4. 1890-H. All three (3) are ICCS Very Fine-30.
Start Price : 58.50 | Estimates : 195.00 - 195.00
Sold for (100.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 118.00
1859, Wide 9/8. 1891. S.D., S.L. Obverse port. #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.21411859, Wide 9/8. 1891. S.D., S.L. Obverse port. #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.
1859, Wide 9/8. 1891. S.D., S.L. Obverse port. #2. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.
Start Price : 105.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 350.00
Sold for (175.00 + 31.50) x 1 = 206.50
1859, Wide 9/8. 1955, NSF. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.21421859, Wide 9/8. 1955, NSF. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.
1859, Wide 9/8. 1955, NSF. Both ICCS Very Fine-20.
Start Price : 97.50 | Estimates : 325.00 - 325.00
Sold for (170.00 + 30.60) x 1 = 200.60
1859, Wide 9/8. (2 pcs.); 1922, 1923, 1925. All five (5) are ICCS Fine-12.21431859, Wide 9/8. (2 pcs.); 1922, 1923, 1925. All five (5) are ICCS Fine-12.
1859, Wide 9/8. (2 pcs.); 1922, 1923, 1925. All five (5) are ICCS Fine-12.
Start Price : 70.50 | Estimates : 235.00 - 235.00
Sold for (125.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 147.50
1876-H. ICG graded Mint State-65. Red-Brown. 40% remaining red luster.21441876-H. ICG graded Mint State-65. Red-Brown. 40% remaining red luster.
1876-H. ICG graded Mint State-65. Red-Brown. 40% remaining red luster.
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (235.00 + 42.30) x 1 = 277.30
1876-H. ICCS Mint State-64. 90% red luster. (minor edge flaw).21451876-H. ICCS Mint State-64. 90% red luster. (minor edge flaw).
1876-H. ICCS Mint State-64. 90% red luster. (minor edge flaw).
Start Price : 127.50 | Estimates : 425.00 - 425.00
Sold for (210.00 + 37.80) x 1 = 247.80
1876-H. 1893. 1897. All three (3) are ICCS Mint State-60. The first two examples are brown. The last21461876-H. 1893. 1897. All three (3) are ICCS Mint State-60. The first two examples are brown. The last
1876-H. 1893. 1897. All three (3) are ICCS Mint State-60. The first two examples are brown. The last cleaned, with 80% artif. Luster.
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 200.00
Sold for (70.00 + 12.60) x 1 = 82.60
1876-H. 1901. 1907. 1908. All four (4) are ICCS Mint State-60. Brown. All with a trace of luster.21471876-H. 1901. 1907. 1908. All four (4) are ICCS Mint State-60. Brown. All with a trace of luster.
1876-H. 1901. 1907. 1908. All four (4) are ICCS Mint State-60. Brown. All with a trace of luster.
Start Price : 64.50 | Estimates : 215.00 - 215.00
Sold for (85.00 + 15.30) x 1 = 100.30
1876-H, 1881-H, 1884, 1888, 1891, L.D., Obv. port. #2; 1891, L.D., Obv. port. #3; 1895, 1896, 1897, 21481876-H, 1881-H, 1884, 1888, 1891, L.D., Obv. port. #2; 1891, L.D., Obv. port. #3; 1895, 1896, 1897,
1876-H, 1881-H, 1884, 1888, 1891, L.D., Obv. port. #2; 1891, L.D., Obv. port. #3; 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898-H, 1899, 1900, 1900-H, 1901. Lot of thirteen
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 200.00
Sold for (130.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 153.40
1876 (No H). Both ICCS and PCGS graded SPECIMEN-64. 40% remaining, evenly distributed luster. A rare21491876 (No H). Both ICCS and PCGS graded SPECIMEN-64. 40% remaining, evenly distributed luster. A rare
1876 (No H). Both ICCS and PCGS graded SPECIMEN-64. 40% remaining, evenly distributed luster. A rare Pattern.
Start Price : 1,350.00 | Estimates : 4,500.00 - 4,500.00
Sold for (4,250.00 + 765.00) x 1 = 5,015.00
1881-H. ICCS Mint State-65. Red. 70% evenly distributed luster. An attractive Gem.21501881-H. ICCS Mint State-65. Red. 70% evenly distributed luster. An attractive Gem.
1881-H. ICCS Mint State-65. Red. 70% evenly distributed luster. An attractive Gem.
Start Price : 982.50 | Estimates : 3,275.00 - 3,275.00
Sold for (1,700.00 + 306.00) x 1 = 2,006.00