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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1995

    k deserves to be placed on record One day in 1953 when 1 was talking with Mr Douglas Liddell at Spink s a large man with a white beard arrived who wanted to sell him a silver penny of Carlisle in the name of Stephen Since this was a rare item that l knew only from illustrations I asked to see it and a conversation about Scottish coins developed The customer turned out to be called Philip thorburn son of the ornithological artist Archibald Thorburn and a well informed collector of Scottish coins who was then switching his interest to the Islamic series In the course of our conversation he asked me where 1 was at school and what coins I collected Soon after I returned to Haileybury the following term 1 received a price list of Thorburn s Scottish coins from which he invited me to selec


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1995

    k deserves to be placed on record One day in 1953 when 1 was talking with Mr Douglas Liddell at Spink s a large man with a white beard arrived who wanted to sell him a silver penny of Carlisle in the name of Stephen Since this was a rare item that l knew only from illustrations I asked to see it and a conversation about Scottish coins developed The customer turned out to be called Philip thorburn son of the ornithological artist Archibald Thorburn and a well informed collector of Scottish coins who was then switching his interest to the Islamic series In the course of our conversation he asked me where 1 was at school and what coins I collected Soon after I returned to Haileybury the following term 1 received a price list of Thorburn s Scottish coins from which he invited me to selec


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2011

    a blue background Fig 5 shows a coin from Humphreys first plate Fig 5a alongside the same coin illustrated by Ruding Fig 5b 23 Fig 4 Polychrome plate from Humphreys 1846 Popular illustrations Numismatically the chro mo lithographic technique used for popular works such as those by Humphreys offered no advantages over the less exotic engraved image Another such work was Lt Colonel thorburn s A Guide to the Coins of Great Britain and Ireland first published in 1884 24 Extraordinarily it contained examples of three types of plate shallowly embossed images impressed upon pre printed metallic coloured discs of the appropriate size Fig 6a 25 line engravings printed over such discs Fig 6b 26 and conventional engravings Fig 6c 27 Despite the effort involved the embossed im


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    Catalogue of the Late Mr. John Allan, of Choice, Scarce, Curious, and Unique Books

    copies only printed J T5 2971 THOMSON Richd An Historical Essay on the Magna Charta of King John to which are added the Great Charta in Latin and English the Charters of Liberties and Con firmations the original Charter of the Forests etc 8vo half russia Lond 1829 Each page of this work has Wood cut Borders J N 2972 THOMSON Sami Poems No title 12mo calf 6 No 2973 thorburn Grant Forty Years Residence in Arne N nOeA rica or the Doctrine of a Particular Providence Exempli fied in the Life of Grant Thorburn 12mo Boston 1834 No 2974 THORBURN Grant Men and Manners in Britain or a pro Bone to Gnaw for the Trollopes Fidlers etc being Notes from a Journal on Sea and Land in 1833 4 12mo cloth N Y 1834 NO 2975 THORNTON R J The Temple of Flora


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    Catalogue of the Late Mr. John Allan, of Choice, Scarce, Curious, and Unique Books

    copies only printed J T5 2971 THOMSON Richd An Historical Essay on the Magna Charta of King John to which are added the Great Charta in Latin and English the Charters of Liberties and Con firmations the original Charter of the Forests etc 8vo half russia Lond 1829 Each page of this work has Wood cut Borders J N 2972 THOMSON Sami Poems No title 12mo calf 6 No 2973 thorburn Grant Forty Years Residence in Arne N nOeA rica or the Doctrine of a Particular Providence Exempli fied in the Life of Grant Thorburn 12mo Boston 1834 No 2974 THORBURN Grant Men and Manners in Britain or a pro Bone to Gnaw for the Trollopes Fidlers etc being Notes from a Journal on Sea and Land in 1833 4 12mo cloth N Y 1834 NO 2975 THORNTON R J The Temple of Flora


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    Harper's Weekly

    7/1/1897

    an 170 feet on the water line nnd who is not connected by marriage or in tense sympnthy with the British peerage Still it wns the best society the times afforded and certainly in its humble way it was good The students of Stanford University muBt enjoy popular government in an unusual and interesting degree Word comes of a letter that was issued a fortnight ago by Pres ident Jordau to a Mr thorburn described as a Senior and chairman of the student body that is intrusted with the regulation of undergraduate affairs Dr Jordan informs Mr Thorburn that there are more applications to enter the university than can be granted and that the faculty can waste no effort on the idle the dissipated and the undeserving Then reminding him that it is part of the duty of your committee to elimin


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    Numismatic Notes and Monographs, nos. 116-121

    1/1/1951

    very curious and I submit JHLJR with much reserve At gcm Bombay 1946 32mm 3 9igrm Plate I The legend in the first quarter of the margin of these coins 5 appears to me to be MZD Pahlevi mizd Lohn Persian a ja mizd muzd reward premium salary wages hire probably in the sense of valid currency On Nos 5 and 6 the final letter is more clearly written than on No 4 and the thorburn specimen of the year 45 7 Year 48 Bishapur Similar to BM No 25 p 19 but no countermark obverse mar gin correcdy written and slight variation in the epigraphy of the date a ans ex Newell Coll 32mm 3 47grm Plate I 8 Year 48 Bishapur Similar to above but countermark similar to BM counter mark No 11 in second quarter of obverse over beginning of Arabic legend At ans e


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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 31, No.2

    2/1/1996

    urces the following abbreviations are used G Glendining Co sale catalogue of the Mack collection Part I Nov 1975 G 19 Lot 19 etc B G C Brooke English Coins B ni l Brooke plate HI no 1 etc S Seaby s Standard Catalogue of British Coins 1973 edition S 125 Seaby no 125 Suth C H V Sutherland English Coinage Suth 109 no 109 in Sutherland s plates T W S thorburn Guide to the History and Valuation of the Coins of Great Britain and Ireland 4th edition 1905 T 249 Thorburn Fig 249 etc 2 Die now breaking up Some specimens in silver 3 The 4 struck comprise of 3 in gold plus 1 silver test piece Dies no longer exist 4 Obverse die re cut in 1993 5 About half a dozen mules have been struck using the obverse of S 355 and the reverse of S 353


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    Coin Collector's Journal, vol. 12

    1/1/1887

    from absolute trust worthiness they afford no ground for apprehension as to the effect of an inadequate circulating medium And it must be remembered that if the modern economy in the actual use of money be taken into consi deration the supply of currency is in effect many times greater than it was fifty years since in proportion to the service required of it Times The Major W Stewart thorburn Sale Mr T G Plumber a well known numismatist of London England in a recent letter to the editor of the Coin Collectors Journal fur nishes the subjoined interesting notice of the Major W Stewart Thorburn sale in that city held during the week ending July 9th I might tell you that a very fine collection of Anglo Saxon and English coins formerly the property of Major W Stewart Thor


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    Coin Collector's Journal, vol. 12

    1/1/1887

    from absolute trust worthiness they afford no ground for apprehension as to the effect of an inadequate circulating medium And it must be remembered that if the modern economy in the actual use of money be taken into consi deration the supply of currency is in effect many times greater than it was fifty years since in proportion to the service required of it Times The Major W Stewart thorburn Sale Mr T G Plumber a well known numismatist of London England in a recent letter to the editor of the Coin Collectors Journal fur nishes the subjoined interesting notice of the Major W Stewart Thorburn sale in that city held during the week ending July 9th I might tell you that a very fine collection of Anglo Saxon and English coins formerly the property of Major W Stewart Thor


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    Numismatic Notes and Monographs, nos. 116-121

    1/1/1951

    very curious and I submit JHLJR with much reserve At gcm Bombay 1946 32mm 3 9igrm Plate I The legend in the first quarter of the margin of these coins 5 appears to me to be MZD Pahlevi mizd Lohn Persian a ja mizd muzd reward premium salary wages hire probably in the sense of valid currency On Nos 5 and 6 the final letter is more clearly written than on No 4 and the thorburn specimen of the year 45 7 Year 48 Bishapur Similar to BM No 25 p 19 but no countermark obverse mar gin correcdy written and slight variation in the epigraphy of the date a ans ex Newell Coll 32mm 3 47grm Plate I 8 Year 48 Bishapur Similar to above but countermark similar to BM counter mark No 11 in second quarter of obverse over beginning of Arabic legend At ans e


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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 31, No.2

    2/1/1996

    urces the following abbreviations are used G Glendining Co sale catalogue of the Mack collection Part I Nov 1975 G 19 Lot 19 etc B G C Brooke English Coins B ni l Brooke plate HI no 1 etc S Seaby s Standard Catalogue of British Coins 1973 edition S 125 Seaby no 125 Suth C H V Sutherland English Coinage Suth 109 no 109 in Sutherland s plates T W S thorburn Guide to the History and Valuation of the Coins of Great Britain and Ireland 4th edition 1905 T 249 Thorburn Fig 249 etc 2 Die now breaking up Some specimens in silver 3 The 4 struck comprise of 3 in gold plus 1 silver test piece Dies no longer exist 4 Obverse die re cut in 1993 5 About half a dozen mules have been struck using the obverse of S 355 and the reverse of S 353


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2003

    2 Editor BNJ vol 26 pis ii iii Thompson Peler Robin h 1944 25 Feb 1975 Thompson Rober Hugh FSA MCL P b 1943 25 Feb 1964 j Lib 1966 Mar 8 1 Council 1985 8 Du 1989 90 Council 1991 3 2000 2 Thompson Hill Peter 64943 USA 26 Feb 2002 Thomson C Dabney USA 23 Feb I960 1969 Thomson lain Charles b 1 947 25 Jun 1963 j Thomson Mary E J 26 Sep 1 995 amoved AM 1 998 thorburn Henry William 1846 1918 orig 3P d I9l8 mil ann until AM 1919 Thorburn Philip FSA Scot 1900 1964 30 Nov 19 18 1922 Thorne Everard Godwin 1860 1924 1 2 Oct 1 904 res AM 1907 Thorns Leslie 25 Mar 1914 11913 Thoi pe Wilfred Bertram MIMechE MIEE 1875 1958 19 Mar 1913 1925 Threlfall Henry Singleton JP 1854 1908 8 Jun 1904 d ann AM 1908 Thresher James Edwin 27 Oet 1954 a


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1987

    THE HALF HARPS OF HENRY Vlll 37 constituent piece The whole of this hoard is now housed in the National Museum of Ireland thorburn and Grueber illustrated the HA half groat no 293 from the same engraving as used by Aquilla Smith plate VII no 2 UMB 2 pi 1 8 and they also recorded auction sales and prices paid for the coins during the second half of the nineteenth century Quoting Lindsay they claimed that all three initialled half groats were very rare but it is to be noted that the original 1839 valuations of


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2003

    2 Editor BNJ vol 26 pis ii iii Thompson Peler Robin h 1944 25 Feb 1975 Thompson Rober Hugh FSA MCL P b 1943 25 Feb 1964 j Lib 1966 Mar 8 1 Council 1985 8 Du 1989 90 Council 1991 3 2000 2 Thompson Hill Peter 64943 USA 26 Feb 2002 Thomson C Dabney USA 23 Feb I960 1969 Thomson lain Charles b 1 947 25 Jun 1963 j Thomson Mary E J 26 Sep 1 995 amoved AM 1 998 thorburn Henry William 1846 1918 orig 3P d I9l8 mil ann until AM 1919 Thorburn Philip FSA Scot 1900 1964 30 Nov 19 18 1922 Thorne Everard Godwin 1860 1924 1 2 Oct 1 904 res AM 1907 Thorns Leslie 25 Mar 1914 11913 Thoi pe Wilfred Bertram MIMechE MIEE 1875 1958 19 Mar 1913 1925 Threlfall Henry Singleton JP 1854 1908 8 Jun 1904 d ann AM 1908 Thresher James Edwin 27 Oet 1954 a


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1917

    903 Taffs Herbert William Esq 35 Greenholm Road Eltham Kent 1912 Tarver Alfred Esq c o Messrs Coates Son and Co 99 Gresham Street London E C 2 1903 Thairlwall F J Esq 12 Upper Park Road London N W 3 1904 Theobald John Medows Esq F S I no Great Russell Street London W C r 1907 Thompson Edward Philips Esq J P Pauls moss Whitchurch Salop 1903 thorburn Henry William Esq Cradock Villa Bishop Auckland Durham 1918 Thorburn Philip Esq Hascombe Godaiming 1913 Thorpe W B Esq Tors 32 Herondale Avenue London S W 18 1913 Tombs Major Samuel John The Hollies Droitwich 1904 Toplis Frederick Esq C E Assoc M Inst C E 60 Crouch Hill London N 4 Digitized by Go gle Original from THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1918

    903 Taffs Herbert William Esq 35 Greenholm Road Eltham Kent 1912 Tarver Alfred Esq c o Messrs Coates Son and Co 99 Gresham Street London E C 2 1903 Thairlwall F J Esq 12 Upper Park Road London N W 3 1904 Theobald John Medows Esq F S I no Great Russell Street London W C 1 1907 Thompson Edward Philips Esq J P Pauls moss Whitchurch Salop 1903 thorburn Henry William Esq Cradock Villa Bishop Auckland Durham 1918 Thorburn Philip Esq Hascombe Godaiming 1913 Thorpe W B Esq Tors 32 Herondale Avenue London S W 18 1913 Tombs Major Samuel John The Hollies Droitwich 1904 Toplis Frederick Esq C E Assoc M Inst C E 60 Crouch Hill London N 4 Original from UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1966

    I Stewart ex R Carlyon Bri tton thorburn Brium 239 esc Rashleigh 1092 Martin 414 m ox Ryan 948 ji ox Roth II 327 Longstaffc 340 0 Mack ex Youde ITanham ox Drabble 1002 9 Edinburgh ox Coats Collection Edinburgh ex Richardson 8 Longstaffe 1 1 Blair Found at Morpeth 2 11 ex Murdoch 4 Pollcxfon Murchison 2 a Edinburgh ex Thorburn R Carlyon Britton Found at Dunwich w Pakenham 4 x Sta


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1973

    that the fact of a coinage at 53 10s and no 218 Jan 1911 column 12536 of gold having been issued in Ireland has only been no 82329 at 60 eslablishcd within the last few years by the discovery 4 J Lindsay Coinage of Scotland 1845 p viii of two or three of these pieces Probably this informa acknowledges help from many contemporary collec tion was taken from Lt Col Stewart thorburn The tors including Sir Montague Chapman Bart as Coins of Great Britain 2ndedn 1888 the sale record also did Richard Sainthill in Olio Podrida ii 1853 is given in Thorburn s fourth edition 1905 p 215 p ix In other words the older baronet was well known 3 Also illustrated and described by Philip Nelson to the numismatic fraternity by the mid century BNJ ii 1905 pp 333 4


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1973

    ent significance but are included here for the sake of completeness 1 Holograph letter from Carruthers to Dawson 1839 p 80 n 4 also p 82 2 J Carruthers UJA i 1853 p 164 p 82 n 2 and p 85 3 Carruthers Sale Catalogue 1857 see p 81 4 Aquilla Smith in JRSAl 1860 pp 16 and 143 4 p 82 n 1 and n 5 etc Note here a gap of some 34 years but see under Stewart and thorburn 5 Chapman sale catalogue 1 894 see p 84 6 G Coffey Guide to Coins in R I A etc 1895 p 91 also 2nd edn 1911 p 79 p 83 n 4 7 H A Grueber Handbook of the Coins of Great Britain and Ireland in the British Museum 1899 p 235 but no illustration is shown in the plates 8 Murdoch Sale Catalogue 1904 see p 84 9 Stewart and Thorburn The Coins of Great Britain a


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1987

    THE HALF HARPS OF HENRY Vlll 37 constituent piece The whole of this hoard is now housed in the National Museum of Ireland thorburn and Grueber illustrated the HA half groat no 293 from the same engraving as used by Aquilla Smith plate VII no 2 UMB 2 pi 1 8 and they also recorded auction sales and prices paid for the coins during the second half of the nineteenth century Quoting Lindsay they claimed that all three initialled half groats were very rare but it is to be noted that the original 1839 valuations of


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2003

    2 Editor BNJ vol 26 pis ii iii Thompson Peler Robin h 1944 25 Feb 1975 Thompson Rober Hugh FSA MCL P b 1943 25 Feb 1964 j Lib 1966 Mar 8 1 Council 1985 8 Du 1989 90 Council 1991 3 2000 2 Thompson Hill Peter 64943 USA 26 Feb 2002 Thomson C Dabney USA 23 Feb I960 1969 Thomson lain Charles b 1 947 25 Jun 1963 j Thomson Mary E J 26 Sep 1 995 amoved AM 1 998 thorburn Henry William 1846 1918 orig 3P d I9l8 mil ann until AM 1919 Thorburn Philip FSA Scot 1900 1964 30 Nov 19 18 1922 Thorne Everard Godwin 1860 1924 1 2 Oct 1 904 res AM 1907 Thorns Leslie 25 Mar 1914 11913 Thoi pe Wilfred Bertram MIMechE MIEE 1875 1958 19 Mar 1913 1925 Threlfall Henry Singleton JP 1854 1908 8 Jun 1904 d ann AM 1908 Thresher James Edwin 27 Oet 1954 a


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    Catalogue of Canadian coins and tokens collected by and the property of Mr. D. A. Woods ... [12/12/1913]

    U S Mint Phila 8vo pp 120 Profusely illustrated cloth boards Phila 1883 Spink Son Some rare coins and medals illustrating several centuries of English history Polio 12 plates in modern effects Paper London 1910 Sainsfield C W Descriptive cat of Australian Tradesmen s Tokens 8vo pp iii 74 and vi illustrations in the text cloth London 1883 Front cover spotted thorburn Col W Stewart Guide to the coins of Great Britain and Ireland with their value 2nd Ed 8vo pp viii 164 with 29 plates 27 in colors and portraits Cloth London n d Thorburn Lieut Col W S History and valuation of the coins of Great Britain and Ireland Third Ed revised and enlarged by H A Grueber 8vo pp ix 26 8 illustrated with plates V 2 cloth London 189 8 Whi


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    Public Auction 8

    ive Table of Hijri Christen Eras Inscribed by author publisher 30 00 7 X 9 1 2 THOMPSON ROBERT D Hong Kong 897 Coinage of Kwangtung China 1971 47 pp Photo illustrated Very fine pictorial brown card cover History of the Mint obverse reverse descriptions from the collection in the City Museum Art Gallery Text in English Chinese 1 5 00 5 x 7 1 2 Clain Stefanelli 8672 thorburn W STEWART From a very early age Colonel Thorburn had devoted much of his leisure to the study of numismatics having formed the nucleus of his fine collection while still a boy at school An old friend had given him some ancient Scottish coins which had long been treasured in the family and this led the lad to inquire into the subject in which he soon became deeply interested an interest w


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    Catalogue of Canadian coins and tokens collected by and the property of Mr. D. A. Woods ... [12/12/1913]

    U S Mint Phila 8vo pp 120 Profusely illustrated cloth boards Phila 1883 Spink Son Some rare coins and medals illustrating several centuries of English history Polio 12 plates in modern effects Paper London 1910 Sainsfield C W Descriptive cat of Australian Tradesmen s Tokens 8vo pp iii 74 and vi illustrations in the text cloth London 1883 Front cover spotted thorburn Col W Stewart Guide to the coins of Great Britain and Ireland with their value 2nd Ed 8vo pp viii 164 with 29 plates 27 in colors and portraits Cloth London n d Thorburn Lieut Col W S History and valuation of the coins of Great Britain and Ireland Third Ed revised and enlarged by H A Grueber 8vo pp ix 26 8 illustrated with plates V 2 cloth London 189 8 Whi


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    Public Auction 8

    ive Table of Hijri Christen Eras Inscribed by author publisher 30 00 7 X 9 1 2 THOMPSON ROBERT D Hong Kong 897 Coinage of Kwangtung China 1971 47 pp Photo illustrated Very fine pictorial brown card cover History of the Mint obverse reverse descriptions from the collection in the City Museum Art Gallery Text in English Chinese 1 5 00 5 x 7 1 2 Clain Stefanelli 8672 thorburn W STEWART From a very early age Colonel Thorburn had devoted much of his leisure to the study of numismatics having formed the nucleus of his fine collection while still a boy at school An old friend had given him some ancient Scottish coins which had long been treasured in the family and this led the lad to inquire into the subject in which he soon became deeply interested an interest w


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    Catalogue of the Private Library of W. Elliot Woodward

    planation to be published hereafter of the Sys tem of Practice discovered by the Author which has been secured to him by Patent 12mo pp 36 Rare Boston 1821 Thomson Learned Quackery Exposed In the same Vol The Hoop Pole Band a Satirical Anti Masonic Poem relating to Morgan Svo half morocco s l 1834 A queer lot of Doggerel by the author of a new system of Medical Practice thorburn Grant Sketches from the Note Book of Laurie Todd Port 8vo pp 30 New A ork 1847 Thorburn Notes on Virginia with a Chapter on Pu ritans Witches and Friends Svo pp 36 New A ork 1848 Thoreau Henry D Walden or Life in the Woods 16mo c oi t Boston 1854 Thornton Henry An Inquiry into the Nature and Ef fects of the Paper Credit of Great Britain Svo calf Philadelpliia


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    Coin Collector's Journal, vol. 12

    1/1/1887

    from absolute trust worthiness they afford no ground for apprehension as to the effect of an inadequate circulating medium And it must be remembered that if the modern economy in the actual use of money be taken into consi deration the supply of currency is in effect many times greater than it was fifty years since in proportion to the service required of it Times The Major W Stewart thorburn Sale Mr T G Plumber a well known numismatist of London England in a recent letter to the editor of the Coin Collectors Journal fur nishes the subjoined interesting notice of the Major W Stewart Thorburn sale in that city held during the week ending July 9th I might tell you that a very fine collection of Anglo Saxon and English coins formerly the property of Major W Stewart Thor


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    Catalogue of Canadian coins and tokens collected by and the property of Mr. D. A. Woods ... [12/12/1913]

    U S Mint Phila 8vo pp 120 Profusely illustrated cloth boards Phila 1883 Spink Son Some rare coins and medals illustrating several centuries of English history Polio 12 plates in modern effects Paper London 1910 Sainsfield C W Descriptive cat of Australian Tradesmen s Tokens 8vo pp iii 74 and vi illustrations in the text cloth London 1883 Front cover spotted thorburn Col W Stewart Guide to the coins of Great Britain and Ireland with their value 2nd Ed 8vo pp viii 164 with 29 plates 27 in colors and portraits Cloth London n d Thorburn Lieut Col W S History and valuation of the coins of Great Britain and Ireland Third Ed revised and enlarged by H A Grueber 8vo pp ix 26 8 illustrated with plates V 2 cloth London 189 8 Whi


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    Public Auction 8

    ive Table of Hijri Christen Eras Inscribed by author publisher 30 00 7 X 9 1 2 THOMPSON ROBERT D Hong Kong 897 Coinage of Kwangtung China 1971 47 pp Photo illustrated Very fine pictorial brown card cover History of the Mint obverse reverse descriptions from the collection in the City Museum Art Gallery Text in English Chinese 1 5 00 5 x 7 1 2 Clain Stefanelli 8672 thorburn W STEWART From a very early age Colonel Thorburn had devoted much of his leisure to the study of numismatics having formed the nucleus of his fine collection while still a boy at school An old friend had given him some ancient Scottish coins which had long been treasured in the family and this led the lad to inquire into the subject in which he soon became deeply interested an interest w


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    Catalogue of the Private Library of W. Elliot Woodward

    planation to be published hereafter of the Sys tem of Practice discovered by the Author which has been secured to him by Patent 12mo pp 36 Rare Boston 1821 Thomson Learned Quackery Exposed In the same Vol The Hoop Pole Band a Satirical Anti Masonic Poem relating to Morgan Svo half morocco s l 1834 A queer lot of Doggerel by the author of a new system of Medical Practice thorburn Grant Sketches from the Note Book of Laurie Todd Port 8vo pp 30 New A ork 1847 Thorburn Notes on Virginia with a Chapter on Pu ritans Witches and Friends Svo pp 36 New A ork 1848 Thoreau Henry D Walden or Life in the Woods 16mo c oi t Boston 1854 Thornton Henry An Inquiry into the Nature and Ef fects of the Paper Credit of Great Britain Svo calf Philadelpliia


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    Numismatic Notes and Monographs, nos. 116-121

    1/1/1951

    very curious and I submit JHLJR with much reserve At gcm Bombay 1946 32mm 3 9igrm Plate I The legend in the first quarter of the margin of these coins 5 appears to me to be MZD Pahlevi mizd Lohn Persian a ja mizd muzd reward premium salary wages hire probably in the sense of valid currency On Nos 5 and 6 the final letter is more clearly written than on No 4 and the thorburn specimen of the year 45 7 Year 48 Bishapur Similar to BM No 25 p 19 but no countermark obverse mar gin correcdy written and slight variation in the epigraphy of the date a ans ex Newell Coll 32mm 3 47grm Plate I 8 Year 48 Bishapur Similar to above but countermark similar to BM counter mark No 11 in second quarter of obverse over beginning of Arabic legend At ans e


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    ANS Museum Notes, vols. 9-11

    /1960

    iii i 14b Lead seal Muhammad b Dushmanzar Isbahan 430 H 1038 9 a d Khalil Edhem Qurshiin MiihiirQataldghi Constantinople 1321 no 20 The titles are y Ju 14c Lead seal Muhammad b Dushmanzar Isbahan Date effaced Casanova op cit p 118 no 24 Same titles as on no 14a 21a Billon dirhem Toghril Beg and Faramarz Isbahan Date effaced Collection of Mr Philip thorburn 3 Faramarz bears the simple title j y al amir 41a Billon dirhem Muhammad b Dushmanzar Al Muhammad tyah 409 H 1018 19 A D Adolph Weyl Auction Catalogue no 50 Berlin 1885 Gagarine Coll no 937 No description 43 Dirhem Muhammad b Dushmanzar Al Muhammadlyah 421 H 1030 A D In my corpus I referred to Siouffi Tables Janvier 1880 on the authority of Zamba


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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 31, No.2

    2/1/1996

    urces the following abbreviations are used G Glendining Co sale catalogue of the Mack collection Part I Nov 1975 G 19 Lot 19 etc B G C Brooke English Coins B ni l Brooke plate HI no 1 etc S Seaby s Standard Catalogue of British Coins 1973 edition S 125 Seaby no 125 Suth C H V Sutherland English Coinage Suth 109 no 109 in Sutherland s plates T W S thorburn Guide to the History and Valuation of the Coins of Great Britain and Ireland 4th edition 1905 T 249 Thorburn Fig 249 etc 2 Die now breaking up Some specimens in silver 3 The 4 struck comprise of 3 in gold plus 1 silver test piece Dies no longer exist 4 Obverse die re cut in 1993 5 About half a dozen mules have been struck using the obverse of S 355 and the reverse of S 353


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    Auctions-Catalog einer hochbedeutenden sammlung Griechischer

    REG 1703 Rose in der Mine von vier kreuzformig gestellten gekr Wappen in den vier Winkeln je ein Sceptei Mk Rdschr DECVS ET TVTAMEN ANNO REGNI SECVNDO Rud T XVI 17 vorziiglich und sehr selten Abgebildet Tafel XXI 667 Georg I 1714 27 X Guinea 1714 Belorb Kopf r Rv Die vier gekr Wappen ins Kreuz gestellt und vier Scepter in den Winkeln Stgl Aua Sammlungen thorburn und Murdoch 668 Georg II 1727 60 JR Schilling 1727 Belorb und geharn Brustb 1 Rv Die vier gekr Wappen ins Kreuz gestellt und vier Federn in den Winkeln vorzuglich 669 JR Probe Sixpence 1728 Belorb und geharn Brustb 1 Rv Die vier gekr Wappen ins Kreuz gestellt Glatter Rand Stgl 670 JR Probe Sixpence 1725 Belorb und geharn Brustb 1 Rv Die vier gekr Wappen ins Kre


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    Harper's Weekly

    /1864

    ria even of the externals of a gentleman The smallest foot and the smallest hand the best shod and the most tastefully gloved I ever saw in my life belonged to a professional gambler Don t mistake me I was never in a gaming house in my life I can not even play a game of whist that most innocent of pastimes nor do I re ally know one card from another But speaking of feet old Grant thorburn had an almighty big foot for so small short toddling and twaddling a bipod as he was The last time I saw him was at Harper Broth ers the great American publishers in Franklin Square soon after he was wedded to his last wife She was much taller than ho was and fetched him iu Immediately the old Mayor began chaffing him In reply to an inquiry after his health Grant said I ve b


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1917

    903 Taffs Herbert William Esq 35 Greenholm Road Eltham Kent 1912 Tarver Alfred Esq c o Messrs Coates Son and Co 99 Gresham Street London E C 2 1903 Thairlwall F J Esq 12 Upper Park Road London N W 3 1904 Theobald John Medows Esq F S I no Great Russell Street London W C r 1907 Thompson Edward Philips Esq J P Pauls moss Whitchurch Salop 1903 thorburn Henry William Esq Cradock Villa Bishop Auckland Durham 1918 Thorburn Philip Esq Hascombe Godaiming 1913 Thorpe W B Esq Tors 32 Herondale Avenue London S W 18 1913 Tombs Major Samuel John The Hollies Droitwich 1904 Toplis Frederick Esq C E Assoc M Inst C E 60 Crouch Hill London N 4 Digitized by Go gle Original from THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1918

    903 Taffs Herbert William Esq 35 Greenholm Road Eltham Kent 1912 Tarver Alfred Esq c o Messrs Coates Son and Co 99 Gresham Street London E C 2 1903 Thairlwall F J Esq 12 Upper Park Road London N W 3 1904 Theobald John Medows Esq F S I no Great Russell Street London W C 1 1907 Thompson Edward Philips Esq J P Pauls moss Whitchurch Salop 1903 thorburn Henry William Esq Cradock Villa Bishop Auckland Durham 1918 Thorburn Philip Esq Hascombe Godaiming 1913 Thorpe W B Esq Tors 32 Herondale Avenue London S W 18 1913 Tombs Major Samuel John The Hollies Droitwich 1904 Toplis Frederick Esq C E Assoc M Inst C E 60 Crouch Hill London N 4 Original from UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1966

    I Stewart ex R Carlyon Bri tton thorburn Brium 239 esc Rashleigh 1092 Martin 414 m ox Ryan 948 ji ox Roth II 327 Longstaffc 340 0 Mack ex Youde ITanham ox Drabble 1002 9 Edinburgh ox Coats Collection Edinburgh ex Richardson 8 Longstaffe 1 1 Blair Found at Morpeth 2 11 ex Murdoch 4 Pollcxfon Murchison 2 a Edinburgh ex Thorburn R Carlyon Britton Found at Dunwich w Pakenham 4 x Sta


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1973

    that the fact of a coinage at 53 10s and no 218 Jan 1911 column 12536 of gold having been issued in Ireland has only been no 82329 at 60 eslablishcd within the last few years by the discovery 4 J Lindsay Coinage of Scotland 1845 p viii of two or three of these pieces Probably this informa acknowledges help from many contemporary collec tion was taken from Lt Col Stewart thorburn The tors including Sir Montague Chapman Bart as Coins of Great Britain 2ndedn 1888 the sale record also did Richard Sainthill in Olio Podrida ii 1853 is given in Thorburn s fourth edition 1905 p 215 p ix In other words the older baronet was well known 3 Also illustrated and described by Philip Nelson to the numismatic fraternity by the mid century BNJ ii 1905 pp 333 4


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /1973

    ent significance but are included here for the sake of completeness 1 Holograph letter from Carruthers to Dawson 1839 p 80 n 4 also p 82 2 J Carruthers UJA i 1853 p 164 p 82 n 2 and p 85 3 Carruthers Sale Catalogue 1857 see p 81 4 Aquilla Smith in JRSAl 1860 pp 16 and 143 4 p 82 n 1 and n 5 etc Note here a gap of some 34 years but see under Stewart and thorburn 5 Chapman sale catalogue 1 894 see p 84 6 G Coffey Guide to Coins in R I A etc 1895 p 91 also 2nd edn 1911 p 79 p 83 n 4 7 H A Grueber Handbook of the Coins of Great Britain and Ireland in the British Museum 1899 p 235 but no illustration is shown in the plates 8 Murdoch Sale Catalogue 1904 see p 84 9 Stewart and Thorburn The Coins of Great Britain a


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    /1987

    THE HALF HARPS OF HENRY Vlll 37 constituent piece The whole of this hoard is now housed in the National Museum of Ireland thorburn and Grueber illustrated the HA half groat no 293 from the same engraving as used by Aquilla Smith plate VII no 2 UMB 2 pi 1 8 and they also recorded auction sales and prices paid for the coins during the second half of the nineteenth century Quoting Lindsay they claimed that all three initialled half groats were very rare but it is to be noted that the original 1839 valuations of


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2003

    2 Editor BNJ vol 26 pis ii iii Thompson Peler Robin h 1944 25 Feb 1975 Thompson Rober Hugh FSA MCL P b 1943 25 Feb 1964 j Lib 1966 Mar 8 1 Council 1985 8 Du 1989 90 Council 1991 3 2000 2 Thompson Hill Peter 64943 USA 26 Feb 2002 Thomson C Dabney USA 23 Feb I960 1969 Thomson lain Charles b 1 947 25 Jun 1963 j Thomson Mary E J 26 Sep 1 995 amoved AM 1 998 thorburn Henry William 1846 1918 orig 3P d I9l8 mil ann until AM 1919 Thorburn Philip FSA Scot 1900 1964 30 Nov 19 18 1922 Thorne Everard Godwin 1860 1924 1 2 Oct 1 904 res AM 1907 Thorns Leslie 25 Mar 1914 11913 Thoi pe Wilfred Bertram MIMechE MIEE 1875 1958 19 Mar 1913 1925 Threlfall Henry Singleton JP 1854 1908 8 Jun 1904 d ann AM 1908 Thresher James Edwin 27 Oet 1954 a


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    The British Numismatic Journal and Proceedings of the British Numismatic Society

    /2011

    2003 Baldwin Fred Baldwin of A H Baldwin and Sons Ltd London Bamford Laurie Bamford Collection of Victorian Bronze Pennies Dix Noonan Webb sale 70 20 June 2006 Cheshire Colin Clarke Thornhill Cooke Deane Egmont Schmidt Finnley Foster Freeman Harris Heritage Larsen Lawrence Lincoln Lorich May Morris Murdoch col Murdoch Nicholson Nobleman O Hagan Peck Plymouth RJP Roberts Tan Tansley Terner thorburn Verity Watters Wayne Weight Cheshire Collection sold by Ira and Larry Goldberg Auctioneers Beverley Hills USA 30 May 1 June 2005 T B Clarke Thornhill bequest to the British Museum 1934 Colin Cooke Collection sold post mortem through Colin Cooke Coins from June 2006 onwards Patrick Deane a UK dealer Dr G W Egmont Schmidt collection purchased by Spink 1955 M Finnley private collector Ma


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