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.
1940. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 40% remaining luster.36251940. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 40% remaining luster.
1940. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 40% remaining luster.
Start Price : 180.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 600.00
Sold for (170.00 + 30.60) x 1 = 200.60
1940. ICCS Mint State-62. Red and Brown. 30% red and brown luster.36261940. ICCS Mint State-62. Red and Brown. 30% red and brown luster.
1940. ICCS Mint State-62. Red and Brown. 30% red and brown luster.
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 200.00
Sold for (100.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 118.00
1941-C. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 90% red luster.36271941-C. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 90% red luster.
1941-C. ICCS Mint State-64. Red. 90% red luster.
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 750.00 - 750.00
Sold for (200.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 236.00
1941-C. Mint State-64. Red. 85% remaining red luster.36281941-C. Mint State-64. Red. 85% remaining red luster.
1941-C. Mint State-64. Red. 85% remaining red luster.
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 750.00 - 750.00
Sold for (260.00 + 46.80) x 1 = 306.80
1941-C. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 40% luster.36291941-C. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 40% luster.
1941-C. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 40% luster.
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 200.00
Sold for (60.00 + 10.80) x 1 = 70.80
1941-C. Double 4 variety. ICCS Very Fine-20; 1944-C, 1947-C. Both ICCS AU-55. Lot of three (3) small36301941-C. Double 4 variety. ICCS Very Fine-20; 1944-C, 1947-C. Both ICCS AU-55. Lot of three (3) small
1941-C. Double 4 variety. ICCS Very Fine-20; 1944-C, 1947-C. Both ICCS AU-55. Lot of three (3) small cents.
Start Price : 79.50 | Estimates : 265.00 - 265.00
Sold for (80.00 + 14.40) x 1 = 94.40
1942. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 60% red luster.36311942. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 60% red luster.
1942. ICCS Mint State-63. Red. 60% red luster.
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (80.00 + 14.40) x 1 = 94.40
1944-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brown. Iridescent bloom under even brown fields.36321944-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brown. Iridescent bloom under even brown fields.
1944-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brown. Iridescent bloom under even brown fields.
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (475.00 + 85.50) x 1 = 560.50
1865, 1888, 1896. All three (3) coins are Very Fine-20 or better. All lightly toned.36341865, 1888, 1896. All three (3) coins are Very Fine-20 or better. All lightly toned.
1865, 1888, 1896. All three (3) coins are Very Fine-20 or better. All lightly toned.
Start Price : 165.00 | Estimates : 550.00 - 550.00
Sold for (265.00 + 47.70) x 1 = 312.70
1870, 1872-H, 1882-H. All Fine-12 or better; 1880, 1881. Both VF-20. All five (5) have been lightly 36351870, 1872-H, 1882-H. All Fine-12 or better; 1880, 1881. Both VF-20. All five (5) have been lightly
1870, 1872-H, 1882-H. All Fine-12 or better; 1880, 1881. Both VF-20. All five (5) have been lightly cleaned.
Start Price : 187.50 | Estimates : 625.00 - 625.00
Sold for (350.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 413.00
1872-H. ICCS Fine-12. Heavy toning; 1881. ICCS Fine-15. Medium toning. Lot of two (2) coins.36361872-H. ICCS Fine-12. Heavy toning; 1881. ICCS Fine-15. Medium toning. Lot of two (2) coins.
1872-H. ICCS Fine-12. Heavy toning; 1881. ICCS Fine-15. Medium toning. Lot of two (2) coins.
Start Price : 82.50 | Estimates : 275.00 - 275.00
Sold for (100.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 118.00
1872-H. PCGS graded Very Good-10; 1885. PCGS graded Good-4; TEN CENTS. 1896. PCGS graded Very Fine-336371872-H. PCGS graded Very Good-10; 1885. PCGS graded Good-4; TEN CENTS. 1896. PCGS graded Very Fine-3
1872-H. PCGS graded Very Good-10; 1885. PCGS graded Good-4; TEN CENTS. 1896. PCGS graded Very Fine-35. Lightly toned. Lot of three (3) coins.
Start Price : 82.50 | Estimates : 275.00 - 275.00
Sold for (80.00 + 14.40) x 1 = 94.40
1873. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Fine-15. Lightly toned.36381873. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Fine-15. Lightly toned.
1873. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Fine-15. Lightly toned.
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 500.00
Sold for (475.00 + 85.50) x 1 = 560.50
1873-H. ICCS Very Good-8. The ‘key’ date. Medium toning.36391873-H. ICCS Very Good-8. The ‘key’ date. Medium toning.
1873-H. ICCS Very Good-8. The ‘key’ date. Medium toning.
Start Price : 450.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (850.00 + 153.00) x 1 = 1,003.00
1876-H. ICCS Very Fine-20. Medium heavy toning.36401876-H. ICCS Very Fine-20. Medium heavy toning.
1876-H. ICCS Very Fine-20. Medium heavy toning.
Start Price : 180.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 600.00
Sold for (275.00 + 49.50) x 1 = 324.50
1880. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Light delicate, multi-hued toning, with a ‘cameo’ bust. A Gem, and 36411880. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Light delicate, multi-hued toning, with a ‘cameo’ bust. A Gem, and
1880. PCGS graded Mint State-65. Light delicate, multi-hued toning, with a ‘cameo’ bust. A Gem, and the solo third ‘finest’ graded by PCGS.
Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 10,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold for (4,250.00 + 765.00) x 1 = 5,015.00
1880. ICCS Mint State-60. (cleaned) lightly. Brilliant.36421880. ICCS Mint State-60. (cleaned) lightly. Brilliant.
1880. ICCS Mint State-60. (cleaned) lightly. Brilliant.
Start Price : 450.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (800.00 + 144.00) x 1 = 944.00
1881. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-66. Cameo bust and deep mirror fields. A gem of the highest rarity. Unlis36431881. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-66. Cameo bust and deep mirror fields. A gem of the highest rarity. Unlis
1881. PCGS graded SPECIMEN-66. Cameo bust and deep mirror fields. A gem of the highest rarity. Unlisted in Charlton, but known. Believed to be one of
Start Price : 6,000.00 | Estimates : 20,000.00 - 20,000.00
Sold for (10,500.00 + 1,890.00) x 1 = 12,390.00
1881. PCGS graded Mint State-65. A Gem, with attractive medium heavy, multi-hued toning. Very good ‘36441881. PCGS graded Mint State-65. A Gem, with attractive medium heavy, multi-hued toning. Very good ‘
1881. PCGS graded Mint State-65. A Gem, with attractive medium heavy, multi-hued toning. Very good ‘eye appeal’.
Start Price : 3,300.00 | Estimates : 11,000.00 - 11,000.00
Sold for (4,750.00 + 855.00) x 1 = 5,605.00
1882-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A superb example, with light gray-blue toning and great ‘eye appe36451882-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A superb example, with light gray-blue toning and great ‘eye appe
1882-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A superb example, with light gray-blue toning and great ‘eye appeal’. An absolute Gem.
Start Price : 3,750.00 | Estimates : 12,500.00 - 12,500.00
Sold for (6,250.00 + 1,125.00) x 1 = 7,375.00
1885. Very Good-8; 1890. Extra Fine-40; 1894. Fine-12. Lot of three (3) coins).36461885. Very Good-8; 1890. Extra Fine-40; 1894. Fine-12. Lot of three (3) coins).
1885. Very Good-8; 1890. Extra Fine-40; 1894. Fine-12. Lot of three (3) coins).
Start Price : 135.00 | Estimates : 450.00 - 450.00
Sold for (220.00 + 39.60) x 1 = 259.60
1896. ICCS Very Fine-30; 1908. ICCS Very Fine-30. Both (polished) and now re-toned. FIFTY CENTS. 18936471896. ICCS Very Fine-30; 1908. ICCS Very Fine-30. Both (polished) and now re-toned. FIFTY CENTS. 189
1896. ICCS Very Fine-30; 1908. ICCS Very Fine-30. Both (polished) and now re-toned. FIFTY CENTS. 1896. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-30. (harshly c
Start Price : 42.00 | Estimates : 140.00 - 140.00
Sold for (120.00 + 21.60) x 1 = 141.60
1903. PCGS graded AU-58. Lustrous, with a touch of light blue toning.36481903. PCGS graded AU-58. Lustrous, with a touch of light blue toning.
1903. PCGS graded AU-58. Lustrous, with a touch of light blue toning.
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 400.00
Sold for (120.00 + 21.60) x 1 = 141.60
1903, 1908, 1919-C, 1947-C. All Very Fine-20; 1904-H, 1917-C, 1938, 1940-C, 1942-C, 1944-C. All Extr36491903, 1908, 1919-C, 1947-C. All Very Fine-20; 1904-H, 1917-C, 1938, 1940-C, 1942-C, 1944-C. All Extr
1903, 1908, 1919-C, 1947-C. All Very Fine-20; 1904-H, 1917-C, 1938, 1940-C, 1942-C, 1944-C. All Extra Fine-40 or better; 1943-C. AU-50; 1941-C. Mint S
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 250.00
Sold for (190.00 + 34.20) x 1 = 224.20
1904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem mint state coin.36501904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem mint state coin.
1904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem mint state coin.
Start Price : 450.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (525.00 + 94.50) x 1 = 619.50
1904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem mint state coin.36511904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem mint state coin.
1904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous Gem mint state coin.
Start Price : 450.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (525.00 + 94.50) x 1 = 619.50
1904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous.36521904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous.
1904-H. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant and lustrous.
Start Price : 450.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (800.00 + 144.00) x 1 = 944.00
1904-H. ICCS Mint State-63. Light golden toning.36531904-H. ICCS Mint State-63. Light golden toning.
1904-H. ICCS Mint State-63. Light golden toning.
Start Price : 142.50 | Estimates : 475.00 - 475.00
Sold for (140.00 + 25.20) x 1 = 165.20
1908. ICCS Mint State-63. Medium heavy blue and purple toning. Somewhat streaky.36541908. ICCS Mint State-63. Medium heavy blue and purple toning. Somewhat streaky.
1908. ICCS Mint State-63. Medium heavy blue and purple toning. Somewhat streaky.
Start Price : 360.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (350.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 413.00
1912. ICCS Mint State-66. Light to medium heavy, multi-hued rainbow toning.36551912. ICCS Mint State-66. Light to medium heavy, multi-hued rainbow toning.
1912. ICCS Mint State-66. Light to medium heavy, multi-hued rainbow toning.
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (350.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 413.00
1919-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous. Tied for the third ‘Finest’ graded by PCG36561919-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous. Tied for the third ‘Finest’ graded by PCG
1919-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant and lustrous. Tied for the third ‘Finest’ graded by PCGS. Ex. Belzberg collection.
Start Price : 1,950.00 | Estimates : 6,500.00 - 6,500.00
Sold for (2,750.00 + 495.00) x 1 = 3,245.00
1929. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-65. A lustrous and very lightly toned Gem, with excellent36571929. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-65. A lustrous and very lightly toned Gem, with excellent
1929. Both ICCS and PCGS graded Mint State-65. A lustrous and very lightly toned Gem, with excellent ‘eye appeal’.
Start Price : 375.00 | Estimates : 1,250.00 - 1,250.00
Sold for (700.00 + 126.00) x 1 = 826.00
1929. ICCS AU-50. Brilliant.36581929. ICCS AU-50. Brilliant.
1929. ICCS AU-50. Brilliant.
Start Price : 22.50 | Estimates : 75.00 - 75.00
Sold for (60.00 + 10.80) x 1 = 70.80
1938. PCGS graded AU-55. Brilliant; 1941-C. ICCS Mint State-64. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant36591938. PCGS graded AU-55. Brilliant; 1941-C. ICCS Mint State-64. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant
1938. PCGS graded AU-55. Brilliant; 1941-C. ICCS Mint State-64. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant; 1942-C. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Brilliant. Lo
Start Price : 46.50 | Estimates : 155.00 - 155.00
Sold for (80.00 + 14.40) x 1 = 94.40
1941-C. ICCS Mint State-65. Light ‘P.Q.’ rainbow toning. A Gem.36601941-C. ICCS Mint State-65. Light ‘P.Q.’ rainbow toning. A Gem.
1941-C. ICCS Mint State-65. Light ‘P.Q.’ rainbow toning. A Gem.
Start Price : 135.00 | Estimates : 450.00 - 450.00
Sold for (350.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 413.00
1943-C. NGC graded Mint State-63; 1944-C. ICG graded AU-58. Both brilliant; TEN CENTS. 1938. PCGS gr36611943-C. NGC graded Mint State-63; 1944-C. ICG graded AU-58. Both brilliant; TEN CENTS. 1938. PCGS gr
1943-C. NGC graded Mint State-63; 1944-C. ICG graded AU-58. Both brilliant; TEN CENTS. 1938. PCGS graded Very Fine-20; 1940. PCGS graded Extra Fine-45
Start Price : 52.50 | Estimates : 175.00 - 175.00
Sold for (80.00 + 14.40) x 1 = 94.40
1944-C. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Medium heavy toning over full underlying luster.36621944-C. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Medium heavy toning over full underlying luster.
1944-C. PCGS graded Mint State-63. Medium heavy toning over full underlying luster.
Start Price : 52.50 | Estimates : 175.00 - 175.00
Sold for (90.00 + 16.20) x 1 = 106.20
1945-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. Brilliant, with mirror fields and a ‘Heavy Cameo’ bust. A Gem.36631945-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. Brilliant, with mirror fields and a ‘Heavy Cameo’ bust. A Gem.
1945-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. Brilliant, with mirror fields and a ‘Heavy Cameo’ bust. A Gem.
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 750.00 - 750.00
Sold for (240.00 + 43.20) x 1 = 283.20
1945-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant, with faint hints of golden toning.36641945-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant, with faint hints of golden toning.
1945-C. PCGS graded Mint State-64. Brilliant, with faint hints of golden toning.
Start Price : 37.50 | Estimates : 125.00 - 125.00
Sold for (70.00 + 12.60) x 1 = 82.60
1946-C. ICCS Very Fine-30. The ‘key’ of the George VI series. Lightly toned.36651946-C. ICCS Very Fine-30. The ‘key’ of the George VI series. Lightly toned.
1946-C. ICCS Very Fine-30. The ‘key’ of the George VI series. Lightly toned.
Start Price : 255.00 | Estimates : 850.00 - 850.00
Sold for (750.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 885.00
1947-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. Brilliant, with hints of light golden toning and a ‘cameo’ bust. 36661947-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. Brilliant, with hints of light golden toning and a ‘cameo’ bust.
1947-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. Brilliant, with hints of light golden toning and a ‘cameo’ bust. A Gem. Only one example graded finer by PCGS.
Start Price : 375.00 | Estimates : 1,250.00 - 1,250.00
Sold for (625.00 + 112.50) x 1 = 737.50
1947-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant Gem. Only one example graded finer by PCGS. Ex.36671947-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant Gem. Only one example graded finer by PCGS. Ex.
1947-C. PCGS graded Mint State-66. A fully brilliant Gem. Only one example graded finer by PCGS. Ex. Lot #1164. C.N.A. Auction, July 2002.
Start Price : 375.00 | Estimates : 1,250.00 - 1,250.00
Sold for (450.00 + 81.00) x 1 = 531.00
1865. ICCS AU-55. Lightly toned.36681865. ICCS AU-55. Lightly toned.
1865. ICCS AU-55. Lightly toned.
Start Price : 390.00 | Estimates : 1,300.00 - 1,300.00
Sold for (700.00 + 126.00) x 1 = 826.00
1870. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-30. Medium heavy toning. A fully struck example.36691870. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-30. Medium heavy toning. A fully struck example.
1870. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-30. Medium heavy toning. A fully struck example.
Start Price : 285.00 | Estimates : 950.00 - 950.00
Sold for (476.00 + 85.68) x 1 = 561.68
1870. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Fine-12. (mark on obverse).36701870. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Fine-12. (mark on obverse).
1870. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Fine-12. (mark on obverse).
Start Price : 142.50 | Estimates : 475.00 - 475.00
Sold for (140.00 + 25.20) x 1 = 165.20
1870. Obverse port. #2. PCGS graded Very Good-10. Medium heavy toning.36711870. Obverse port. #2. PCGS graded Very Good-10. Medium heavy toning.
1870. Obverse port. #2. PCGS graded Very Good-10. Medium heavy toning.
Start Price : 112.50 | Estimates : 375.00 - 375.00
Sold for (130.00 + 23.40) x 1 = 153.40
1872-H. PCGS graded Extra Fine-40. Lightly toned.36721872-H. PCGS graded Extra Fine-40. Lightly toned.
1872-H. PCGS graded Extra Fine-40. Lightly toned.
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (110.00 + 19.80) x 1 = 129.80
TEN CENTS. 1872-H; FIFTY CENTS. 1880, 1881. All Good-4; TEN CENTS. 1890. 1896. TWENTY CENTS. 1865, 13673TEN CENTS. 1872-H; FIFTY CENTS. 1880, 1881. All Good-4; TEN CENTS. 1890. 1896. TWENTY CENTS. 1865, 1
TEN CENTS. 1872-H; FIFTY CENTS. 1880, 1881. All Good-4; TEN CENTS. 1890. 1896. TWENTY CENTS. 1865, 1872-H, 1885, 1888, 1896, 1904-H. FIFTY CENTS. 1899
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 300.00
Sold for (175.00 + 31.50) x 1 = 206.50
1873. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Silver wash.36741873. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Silver wash.
1873. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Silver wash.
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 400.00
Sold for (110.00 + 19.80) x 1 = 129.80
1885. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Medium to heavy toning.36751885. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Medium to heavy toning.
1885. Obverse port. #2. ICCS Very Fine-20. Medium to heavy toning.
Start Price : 195.00 | Estimates : 650.00 - 650.00
Sold for (355.00 + 63.90) x 1 = 418.90