The Parisian numismatic company has just put online the catalog for the next “Live Auction Banknotes” which will take place in April 2020. This spring sale is very special because it is by far the very first of its kind to offer as many quality specimens in the same catalog. Many countries are represented including Lebanon, Australia, Indonesia, Austria, Vietnam ... and of course France with no less than 11 banknotes hard to find ...

Live Auction avril 2020, cgb.fr

In total, more than 455 lots are waiting for your offers, including 436 specimens if we counted correctly. One of the major assets of these specimens notes is that most of them have never been used! This is an opportunity to collect perfect banknotes that you may never have the chance to find in similar quality with an issued note.

There will also be for all purses since the prices of a large number of these specimens start from ... € 5! For very advanced collectors, they will be able to consider acquiring one of the four known specimens of the magnificent 250 Livres Type 1919 banknote from Lebanon (Ref. Pick: # P021s) in XF+ grade and estimated at € 40,000 for a price of departure at € 20,000 (lot # 4370265).


"This set of specimens is the most beautiful and the most varied we have offered for sale. ”

Jean-Marc Dessal, Head of the Banknotes Department at cgb.fr.

Live Auction Banknotes April 2020

France and World Banknotes. 455 lots. Closing Date: Tuesday 07 April 2020 from 2 p.m.