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.
1935. ICCS Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem.30011935. ICCS Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. ICCS Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem.
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (725.00 + 130.50) x 1 = 855.50
1935. PCGS graded Mint State-66. An absolute Gem, with full luster and a hint of premium quality ton30021935. PCGS graded Mint State-66. An absolute Gem, with full luster and a hint of premium quality ton
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. PCGS graded Mint State-66. An absolute Gem, with full luster and a hint of premium quality toning.
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (675.00 + 121.50) x 1 = 796.50
1935. ICCS Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem.30031935. ICCS Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. ICCS Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem.
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (750.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 885.00
1935. ICCS Mint State-65. Brilliant and lustrous.30041935. ICCS Mint State-65. Brilliant and lustrous.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. ICCS Mint State-65. Brilliant and lustrous.
Estimates : 375.00 - 375.00
Sold for (325.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 383.50
1935. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous.30051935. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous.
Estimates : 125.00 - 125.00
Sold for (90.00 + 16.20) x 1 = 106.20
1935. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous. 1936. ICCS Mint State-62. Brilliant, with hints of30061935. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous. 1936. ICCS Mint State-62. Brilliant, with hints of
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous. 1936. ICCS Mint State-62. Brilliant, with hints of gold toning at the edges; 1949. ICCS Mint State-6
Estimates : 125.00 - 125.00
Sold for (240.00 + 43.20) x 1 = 283.20
1935. ICCS Mint State-63. Light golden toning; 1936. Mint State-62. Medium heavy toning; 1939. ICCS 30071935. ICCS Mint State-63. Light golden toning; 1936. Mint State-62. Medium heavy toning; 1939. ICCS
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. ICCS Mint State-63. Light golden toning; 1936. Mint State-62. Medium heavy toning; 1939. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant; 1949. Proof-Like-64. Bri
Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (120.00 + 21.60) x 1 = 141.60
1935. 1937. 1939. 1955. Lot of four (4) coins, all ICCS Mint State-63.30081935. 1937. 1939. 1955. Lot of four (4) coins, all ICCS Mint State-63.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. 1937. 1939. 1955. Lot of four (4) coins, all ICCS Mint State-63.
Estimates : 270.00 - 270.00
Sold for (170.00 + 30.60) x 1 = 200.60
1935. 1950, Arnprior. 1950. 1952, NWL. 1957, 1 W.L. Lot of five (5) dollars, all ICCS Mint State-62.30091935. 1950, Arnprior. 1950. 1952, NWL. 1957, 1 W.L. Lot of five (5) dollars, all ICCS Mint State-62.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. 1950, Arnprior. 1950. 1952, NWL. 1957, 1 W.L. Lot of five (5) dollars, all ICCS Mint State-62. All brilliant.
Estimates : 255.00 - 255.00
Sold for (160.00 + 28.80) x 1 = 188.80
1935. 1939. 1949. 1951. 1952, W.L. All Mint State-63 or better. 1936. 1937. 1950. 1952, NWL. All Min30101935. 1939. 1949. 1951. 1952, W.L. All Mint State-63 or better. 1936. 1937. 1950. 1952, NWL. All Min
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. 1939. 1949. 1951. 1952, W.L. All Mint State-63 or better. 1936. 1937. 1950. 1952, NWL. All Mint State-62 or better. Total of nine (9) brilliant
Estimates : 425.00 - 425.00
Sold for (500.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 590.00
1935. 1936. 1937. 1939. 1950, Arnprior. 1955, Arnprior. No ‘Die Break’. All AU-55 to MS-62, average 30111935. 1936. 1937. 1939. 1950, Arnprior. 1955, Arnprior. No ‘Die Break’. All AU-55 to MS-62, average
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. 1936. 1937. 1939. 1950, Arnprior. 1955, Arnprior. No ‘Die Break’. All AU-55 to MS-62, average MS-60. All six (6) dollars are brilliant.
Estimates : 350.00 - 350.00
Sold for (315.00 + 56.70) x 1 = 371.70
1935. AU-50; 1936. 1937. 1938. All AU-55 or better. 1949. MS-60. Lot of five (5) lightly toned dolla30121935. AU-50; 1936. 1937. 1938. All AU-55 or better. 1949. MS-60. Lot of five (5) lightly toned dolla
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. AU-50; 1936. 1937. 1938. All AU-55 or better. 1949. MS-60. Lot of five (5) lightly toned dollars.
Estimates : 250.00 - 250.00
Sold for (215.00 + 38.70) x 1 = 253.70
1935. ICCS EF-40 & ICCS AU-55; 1936. ICCS EF-45; ICCS AU-50 & ICCS AU-55; 1949. ICCS MS-65, (2 pcs.)30131935. ICCS EF-40 & ICCS AU-55; 1936. ICCS EF-45; ICCS AU-50 & ICCS AU-55; 1949. ICCS MS-65, (2 pcs.)
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. ICCS EF-40 & ICCS AU-55; 1936. ICCS EF-45; ICCS AU-50 & ICCS AU-55; 1949. ICCS MS-65, (2 pcs.). Total of seven (7) brilliant certified...
Estimates : 350.00 - 350.00
Sold for (300.00 + 54.00) x 1 = 354.00
1935. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-66. Medium rich blue and purple toning with amber highlights and traces o30141935. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-66. Medium rich blue and purple toning with amber highlights and traces o
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1935. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-66. Medium rich blue and purple toning with amber highlights and traces of green and pearl. A rare Specimen issue.
Estimates : 11,000.00 - 11,000.00
Sold for (7,250.00 + 1,305.00) x 1 = 8,555.00
1936. ICCS Mint State-66. Brilliant and lustrous.30151936. ICCS Mint State-66. Brilliant and lustrous.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. ICCS Mint State-66. Brilliant and lustrous.
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 2,000.00
1936. ICCS Mint State-65. Medium to heavy iridescent toning.30161936. ICCS Mint State-65. Medium to heavy iridescent toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. ICCS Mint State-65. Medium to heavy iridescent toning.
Estimates : 850.00 - 850.00
Sold for (490.00 + 88.20) x 1 = 578.20
1936. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Superb light toning.30171936. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Superb light toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Superb light toning.
Estimates : 225.00 - 225.00
Sold for (135.00 + 24.30) x 1 = 159.30
1936. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous.30181936. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous.
Estimates : 225.00 - 225.00
Sold for (140.00 + 25.20) x 1 = 165.20
1936. ICCS Mint State-64; 1936. ICCS Mint State-63. Both with very light toning.30191936. ICCS Mint State-64; 1936. ICCS Mint State-63. Both with very light toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. ICCS Mint State-64; 1936. ICCS Mint State-63. Both with very light toning.
Estimates : 370.00 - 370.00
Sold for (210.00 + 37.80) x 1 = 247.80
1936. ICCS Mint State-63. Very light toning; 1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant. Lot of two (2) dol30201936. ICCS Mint State-63. Very light toning; 1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant. Lot of two (2) dol
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. ICCS Mint State-63. Very light toning; 1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant. Lot of two (2) dollars.
Estimates : 425.00 - 425.00
Sold for (250.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 295.00
1936. 1939. 1950, Arnprior. All three (3) are ICCS Mint State-63 and are brilliant.30211936. 1939. 1950, Arnprior. All three (3) are ICCS Mint State-63 and are brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. 1939. 1950, Arnprior. All three (3) are ICCS Mint State-63 and are brilliant.
Estimates : 325.00 - 325.00
Sold for (160.00 + 28.80) x 1 = 188.80
1936. 1937. 1939. 1953, S.F., Cameo, with Rotated dies; 1950, SWL, 1956, 1965, Type 5. Heavy Cameo. 30221936. 1937. 1939. 1953, S.F., Cameo, with Rotated dies; 1950, SWL, 1956, 1965, Type 5. Heavy Cameo.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. 1937. 1939. 1953, S.F., Cameo, with Rotated dies; 1950, SWL, 1956, 1965, Type 5. Heavy Cameo. Lot of seven (7) coins, all ICCS Mint State-62.
Estimates : 400.00 - 400.00
Sold for (250.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 295.00
1936. 1951, Arn., 1965, Type V, (Cameo). Lot of three (3) dollars, al ICCS Mint State-60.30231936. 1951, Arn., 1965, Type V, (Cameo). Lot of three (3) dollars, al ICCS Mint State-60.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. 1951, Arn., 1965, Type V, (Cameo). Lot of three (3) dollars, al ICCS Mint State-60.
Estimates : 360.00 - 360.00
Sold for (205.00 + 36.90) x 1 = 241.90
1936. 1951 SWL, 1951, Arn., 1955, Arn. Lot of four (4) coins, all ICCS AU-55.30241936. 1951 SWL, 1951, Arn., 1955, Arn. Lot of four (4) coins, all ICCS AU-55.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1936. 1951 SWL, 1951, Arn., 1955, Arn. Lot of four (4) coins, all ICCS AU-55.
Estimates : 375.00 - 375.00
Sold for (215.00 + 38.70) x 1 = 253.70
1937. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant.30251937. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1937. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant.
Estimates : 275.00 - 275.00
Sold for (180.00 + 32.40) x 1 = 212.40
1937. 1950, SWL. Both ICCS Mint State-63.30261937. 1950, SWL. Both ICCS Mint State-63.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1937. 1950, SWL. Both ICCS Mint State-63.
Estimates : 160.00 - 160.00
Sold for (95.00 + 17.10) x 1 = 112.10
1938. ICCS Mint State-65. Medium heavy outstanding toning.30271938. ICCS Mint State-65. Medium heavy outstanding toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. ICCS Mint State-65. Medium heavy outstanding toning.
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (2,800.00 + 504.00) x 1 = 3,304.00
1938. ICCS Mint State-64. Light to medium heavy toning.30281938. ICCS Mint State-64. Light to medium heavy toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. ICCS Mint State-64. Light to medium heavy toning.
Estimates : 750.00 - 750.00
Sold for (450.00 + 81.00) x 1 = 531.00
1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Fully brilliant and lustrous.30291938. ICCS Mint State-63. Fully brilliant and lustrous.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Fully brilliant and lustrous.
Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (160.00 + 28.80) x 1 = 188.80
1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant.30301938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant.
Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (180.00 + 32.40) x 1 = 212.40
1938. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Light golden toning.30311938. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Light golden toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Light golden toning.
Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (170.00 + 30.60) x 1 = 200.60
1938. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant, traces of toning.30321938. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant, traces of toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant, traces of toning.
Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (180.00 + 32.40) x 1 = 212.40
1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant.30331938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. ICCS Mint State-63. Brilliant.
Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (170.00 + 30.60) x 1 = 200.60
1938. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Lightly toned.30341938. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Lightly toned.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Lightly toned.
Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (170.00 + 30.60) x 1 = 200.60
1938. 1946. Both ICCS Mint State-62. Both with medium toning.30351938. 1946. Both ICCS Mint State-62. Both with medium toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. 1946. Both ICCS Mint State-62. Both with medium toning.
Estimates : 380.00 - 380.00
Sold for (225.00 + 40.50) x 1 = 265.50
1938. Choice AU-55; 1946. EF-40; 1949. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Lightly toned. Total of three (3) 30361938. Choice AU-55; 1946. EF-40; 1949. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Lightly toned. Total of three (3)
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. Choice AU-55; 1946. EF-40; 1949. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Lightly toned. Total of three (3) dollars.
Estimates : 250.00 - 250.00
Sold for (160.00 + 28.80) x 1 = 188.80
1938. ICCS AU-55; 1939. ICCS Mint State-63, (2 pcs.); 1951. 1952. 1953, SF., 1954. 1956. 1965, Type 30371938. ICCS AU-55; 1939. ICCS Mint State-63, (2 pcs.); 1951. 1952. 1953, SF., 1954. 1956. 1965, Type
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1938. ICCS AU-55; 1939. ICCS Mint State-63, (2 pcs.); 1951. 1952. 1953, SF., 1954. 1956. 1965, Type V. All ICCS Mint State-63; 1953, NSF. ICCS Mint St
Estimates : 600.00 - 600.00
Sold for (550.00 + 99.00) x 1 = 649.00
1939. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Deep and attractive purple toning, with blue and red highlights. A 30381939. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Deep and attractive purple toning, with blue and red highlights. A
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1939. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Deep and attractive purple toning, with blue and red highlights. A Gem example.
Estimates : 600.00 - 600.00
Sold for (450.00 + 81.00) x 1 = 531.00
1939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-67. Light violet and amber toning. The obverse with satiny matte fi30391939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-67. Light violet and amber toning. The obverse with satiny matte fi
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-67. Light violet and amber toning. The obverse with satiny matte fields, the reverse with near flawless mirror fields
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (2,400.00 + 432.00) x 1 = 2,832.00
1939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-67. Light violet and amber toning. The obverse with satiny matte fi30401939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-67. Light violet and amber toning. The obverse with satiny matte fi
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-67. Light violet and amber toning. The obverse with satiny matte fields, the reverse with near flawless mirror fields
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (2,350.00 + 423.00) x 1 = 2,773.00
1939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-66. Superb and intense violet toning. Satiny matte obverse, with a 30411939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-66. Superb and intense violet toning. Satiny matte obverse, with a
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1939. PCGS graded Matte SPECIMEN-66. Superb and intense violet toning. Satiny matte obverse, with a mirror reverse.
Estimates : 3,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
1945. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant.30421945. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. ICCS Mint State-64. Brilliant.
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (1,400.00 + 252.00) x 1 = 1,652.00
1945. PCGS graded Mint State-63. A brilliant and lustrous example.30431945. PCGS graded Mint State-63. A brilliant and lustrous example.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. PCGS graded Mint State-63. A brilliant and lustrous example.
Estimates : 900.00 - 900.00
Sold for (450.00 + 81.00) x 1 = 531.00
1945. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant and lustrous.30441945. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant and lustrous.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant and lustrous.
Estimates : 900.00 - 900.00
Sold for (715.00 + 128.70) x 1 = 843.70
1945. ICCS Mint State-62. Brilliant.30451945. ICCS Mint State-62. Brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. ICCS Mint State-62. Brilliant.
Estimates : 550.00 - 550.00
Sold for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
1945. ICCS Mint State-60. Brilliant.30461945. ICCS Mint State-60. Brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. ICCS Mint State-60. Brilliant.
Estimates : 400.00 - 400.00
Sold for (300.00 + 54.00) x 1 = 354.00
1945. ICCS Mint State-60. Brilliant.30471945. ICCS Mint State-60. Brilliant.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. ICCS Mint State-60. Brilliant.
Estimates : 400.00 - 400.00
Sold for (300.00 + 54.00) x 1 = 354.00
1945. ICCS Mint State-60. Rim nick.30481945. ICCS Mint State-60. Rim nick.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. ICCS Mint State-60. Rim nick.
Estimates : 350.00 - 350.00
Sold for (240.00 + 43.20) x 1 = 283.20
1945. AU-50; 1947, Maple Leaf. EF-40. Lot of two (2) lightly toned ‘key’ dates.30491945. AU-50; 1947, Maple Leaf. EF-40. Lot of two (2) lightly toned ‘key’ dates.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1945. AU-50; 1947, Maple Leaf. EF-40. Lot of two (2) lightly toned ‘key’ dates.
Estimates : 625.00 - 625.00
Sold for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
1946. ICCS Mint State-63. Medium to heavy toning.30501946. ICCS Mint State-63. Medium to heavy toning.
Charles Moore / Canadian Coin & Currency
1946. ICCS Mint State-63. Medium to heavy toning.
Estimates : 600.00 - 600.00
Sold for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00