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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#61 » Sun Nov 12, 2017 1:40 am

I think they normally go for somewhere around the €30-€35 mark... I have one myself and the artwork is quite appealing (I love Jim Fitzpatrick's stuff anyway, so a bit of a double whammy for me! :))

It's adapted from this piece of his I believe:
http://www.renegadetribune.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Medb-Queen-of-Connacht-2001-by-Jim-FitzPatrick.jpg
(image copyright of Jim Fitzpatrick)



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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#62 » Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:29 pm

I have one too. They are quite pretty. I paid around $25 for it in a small numismatic auction a few years ago.



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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#63 » Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:12 am

Mac, when I make future valuation requests, can you please quote the price in Sterling? I am based in Canada, and it is MUCH easier to convert Sterling into Canadian dollars off the top of my head because the euro is so volatile nowadays. Sorry about this. I am just so sick of plugging numbers into a currency converter after valuations.



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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#64 » Mon Nov 13, 2017 4:19 pm

Series B notes wrote:Mac, when I make future valuation requests, can you please quote the price in Sterling?
Nope. The currency of the forum is that of Ireland, currently the Euro. Most people asking will be from Ireland, and most old Irish notes turn up in Ireland. Besides, it has never been easier to obtian an accurate up to date exchange rate on the, uh, internet.



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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#65 » Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:00 pm

ThePloughman wrote:I have one too. They are quite pretty. I paid around $25 for it in a small numismatic auction a few years ago.

Nicely done, you did alright there ...



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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#66 » Thu Nov 30, 2017 12:38 am

This 10 pound note is listed on eBay for 47 euros. How much should I expect to pay for it? NOTE: Pics were too large, so I had to crop, couldn't resize. Hope you can see them okay.
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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#67 » Thu Nov 30, 2017 4:44 pm

There is a reason for the limit on picture sizes in posts, so the forum database doesn't get clogged with heavy images—chopping them up doesn't fool the moddies!
There are free image editors available on the web, GIMP for example. Use it to modify the image down to around 50k for a speedy load time :)



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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#68 » Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:42 pm

This 5 pound note is listed on eBay for 18 euros. Does that sound like a fair price to pay for it?
Also, here is a proper picture of the 10 pound note.
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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#69 » Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:58 pm

18 Euros is about $22. that sounds ok if it has no creases (looks ok in the pic) watch out for the postage costs if it is coming from Europe.



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Post#70 » Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:34 pm

How much would you value the 1st error note at? I want to buy it, and seller says he can do 250€.

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Re: Banknote Valuations requests thread

Post#71 » Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:32 pm

@Series B notes
Generally, Irish error notes sell for 200-300 Euro, depending on the nature of the error.
It is a specialised collector niche.
The note you refer to, pictured below, would fall into this category. It is up to you to decide what it is worth to you.

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