If you have material to sell we offer a straightforward and easy to follow service which gives you the option of consigning your material to auction, or selling it to us direct for cash. or Best Offer + EUR 9.21 postage. Lundy coins or tokens? grab a bargain from 45.. happy bidding! gold puffin dated 1965 – mintage: 50 (proof only) – $2,000 – $2,500. Continuing to use this website gives consent to cookies being used. With London Coins selling your material could not be easier. C $59.71. The nesting period for puffins on Lundy is between April and July, although sightings outside of this time are not uncommon. Stiphout writes:  Recently we have bought a copper coin from LUNDY Island, value is “one puffin” and the year is 1929. About Lundy Island tour History Before 1836 1836-1925 1925-1969 Since 1969 Wildlife on the island Birds Mammals Butterflies and Moths ... Alongside the stamps, Harman had coinage minted for his kingdom in 1929 – one puffin and half-puffin coins, the same size and weight as the old pennies and ha'pennies. bronze 1/2 puffin dated 1965 (proof only) Value range: less than $10. P&P: + £3.49 P&P . The tokens consist of the following: (prices are for uncirculated pieces). Log In or Register. Lundy stamps and coins are available to order by post from The Lundy Postal Service, Lundy, Bristol Channel, EX39 2LY, by phone on 01237 431831 ext 226 or by email lundypostalservice@lundyisland.co.uk. From United States. (Lund = puffin, ey = island.) Great gift for you/your favorite coin collector. is considered one of the best bets for investors and this coin has been proven to perform well even during precious. It has an area of 4.22 square km and a population less than 50. Lundy 1/2 Puffin X# Tn1 1929 . To receive the next London Coins auction catalogue join our mailing list. Born in Steyning in Sussex and educated at Whitgift School in Croydon, Harman had six brothers and five sisters. Don't know if anyone's interested or not but I have a nice grade half-puffin from Lundy Island 1929. Shop with confidence. gold 1/2 puffin dated 1965 -mintage:50 (proof only) $1,000 – $1,500. At least, Dave Hill didn't put his own effigy on the coin, as Harman did. 1929 LUNDY ISLAND HALF PUFFIN COIN. Last updated: 4 July, 2020 For a Lundy Island Stamp Checklist, click here Jump to: 1920s - 1930s - 1940s - 1950s - 1960s - 1970s - 1980s - 1990s - 2000s - 2010s. Shop with confidence. EUR 74.49. At the age of 16, he left school to work for Lazard, … Coins from Lundy Lundy is a micro-nation created on Lundy Island, situated off the coast of Great Britain by Martin Coles Harman in the 1920s. Lundy Island, One & 1/2 Puffin Token Coins 1977, N The item you will receive are the exact one(s) island to island with a lundy tease of cancels. In fact, Lundy Island, where they have made their home for generations, means Puffin Island in Norse! 1929 Lundy Puffin. Detailed information about the coin 1 Puffin, Martin Coles Harman, Lundy, with pictures and collection and swap management : mintage, descriptions, metal, weight, size, value and other numismatic data S p o n I T s F o r 3 1 5 5 G X E e d. 1965, Lundy (Island), Martin Coles Harman. There are two lighthouses and a bird sanctuary on the island. Was: Previous Price C $210.33. Opens image gallery. At that time the Government took umbrage and the man who made them had to go to court. Lundy Puffin Half Puffin : World Coins. Though the courts ruled the coinage illegal, there is a great deal of sentimental value associated with this private issue. Despite having no official recognition, it remained an unofficially semi-autonomous fiefdom of Devonshire. C $189.30. London Coins holds auctions every three months in Bracknell, Berkshire with a dedicated section for World Coins. Lundy 1925-1965 Set of 4 Coins,1/2,1Puf fins,Rare. U.S. Silver Coins: When They Ended and What They’re Worth, U.S. Classic Commemoratives & Government Sets, 1928 $5 Federal Reserve Note payable in gold. On being prosecuted for the contravention of the 1870 Coinage Act Mr Harman Wikidata: Q324812 Powered by NumisMaster. £14.99 + P&P 0 bids . This section covers all world issues offered as individual items or small groups, including non English hammered and medieval issues, Scottish and Irish issues will be listed here also. You now have the rare opportunity to own a coin that was made illegal within a year of its production – The Lundy Half Puffin. Lundy Puffin 1929 Martin Coles Harman KM# (T37) £29.99 + P&P . Lundy is an island near Devonshire England. The tiny island caught up in a High Court Case In 1925, a businessman named Martin Coles Harman purchased a small island in the Bristol Channel. ... « on: March 31, 2007, 11:11:12 PM » You found a follower of Martin Coles Harman, owner of the island of Lundy. Lundy Island. Lundy lies off the coast of North Devon, where the Atlantic ocean meets the Bristol Channel with nothing between it and America, a granite outcrop, three miles long and half a mile wide. Picture Information. New World Price Guide Search. eBay (bila.dmitr) Add to watchlist. ISLAND OF LUNDY -2011 5 COIN SET -MARTIN HARMAN … Lundy Island in the United Kingdom has a claim to significance in numismatic circles in that the owner issued coins in 1929 that were for a while genuinely used in purchases and were returned by the bank in Ilfracombe to the island if they were used in the town by returning visitors. Martin Coles Harman (1885 – 5 December 1954) was an English businessman who, in 1925, bought the island of Lundy and proclaimed himself King. This website uses cookies. LUNDY ISLAND 4 PIECE COIN SET, NO CASE 1965. or Best Offer. Details: coins, lundy, island, puffin, token, receive, exact, ones, shown, silver aUNC Lemberg-Zp. nickel-brass puffin dated 1965 – mintage: 3,000 (proof only) – less than $10. Specifications ; Composition: Bronze. Should I get my coin collection appraised? Change Currency: GBP. Martin Coles Harman bought the island in 1925 for £16,000 and about four years later struck a token coinage called “puffins” after the birds that lived there. eBay (lemberg-zp) Add to watchlist. bronze puffin dated 1965 – mintage: 3,000 (proof only) -less than $10. Lundy Coin Price Guide. What does the Latin motto VTRA QUE VNUM mean? Lundy Islands Half Puffin pair 1965 toned Proof. LUNDY 1/2 PUFFIN 1929 1 YEAR TYPE UNC $25.00 + shipping . Please note that during the current Covid-19 situation, Lundy is not open for visitors. Lundy, an impregnable cliff-girt island in the Bristol Channel, has had some celebrated owners, the most recent being Martin Coles Harman, who issued his own stamps & coins in 1929. Canada Halfpenny Token 1838 Bank of Montreal type as KM#Tn15, Chaloner type 30, Obverse Front and side view of a... English Coins Large Coins and Accumulations, World Coins Large Coins and Accumulations. Free international postage. LUNDY - 1929 MARTIN COLES HARMAN HALF PUFFIN COIN. Find great deals on eBay for lundy puffin coins. $29.99 1 bid + $6.99 shipping . Fantasy coins have been produced dated 1965, 1977, etc. half puffin.jpg (15 kB, 448x204 - viewed 861 times.) KB Coins - Numismatists. Diameter: 23mm. Or browse our previous auctions using our text-based directory. … Similar to KM#Tn3. Numismatic specification data and valuation estimates provided by Active Interest Media’s NumisMaster. Many of our collectors want the coin-tokens… A one Puffin coin of 1929, bearing the portrait of Martin Coles Harman. Buy: $179.00. and puffins are among its most famous avian inhabitants. Where can we find more about LUNDY coins??? The island is a popular place for day trips (though you can also stay there!) From Iceland. We offer free appraisals, house visits, free collection of bulky material from your home, immediate cash offers and an auctioneering service. India - set 4 coins 5 Rupees 2011 - 2014 comm. KM#Tn1. Proof Bronze 1 Puffin Coin. EUR 33.48. This section covers all world issues offered as individual items or small groups, including non English hammered and medieval issues, Scottish and Irish issues will be listed here also. Nickel-brass 1/2 puffin dated 1965 -mintage: 3,000 (proof only) $10 or less. 1929 LUNDY ISLAND HALF PUFFIN COIN. For further details please see our How To Sell Your Coins page and request our information pack. EUR 102.10 . bart. Good condition, from smoke-free home. AN ILLUSTRATED LUNDY ISLAND STAMP WEBSITE The Stamp Numbering is based on Jon Aitchison's 2019 Sixth Edition of "Stamps and Postal History of Lundy Island". Change Language: Advanced Search. eBay (escoumins) Add to watchlist. Wealthy businessman Jack Haywood purchased Lundy in 1965 for £150,000 and gave it to the British people. £15.99. £27.50. This is a slightly exotic coin of the British Isles produced by the self-proclaimed 'King of Lundy', Martin Coles Harman but declared illegal shortly after as the British Government was trying to halt to spread of independent coin/token issues. Rare Coins and Tokens Lundy Island Half Puffin 1929 - Lundy Island, Martin Coles Harman, Half Puffin 1929: Lundy, an impregnable cliff-girt island in the Bristol Channel, has had some celebrated owners, the most recent being Martin Coles Harman, who issued his own stamps & coins in 1929. Click here for more info. Buy: $4.99. Date Sold Category Lot Description … £19.95 + P&P 0 bids . It has an area of 4.22 square km and a population less than 50. 1929 Lundy Island coin setâ (2) Coins: (1) â Puffinâ and (1) â 1/2 Puffinâ â uncirculated, mounted in plastic case. There also exists an 1929 Puffin pattern in bronze with a plain edge on a large flan. indents & dirt mark to top left corner. Rare Coins and Tokens Lundy Island 1929 half puffin - Lundy Island, Martin Coles Harman, Half Puffin 1929: Lundy, an impregnable cliff-girt island in the Bristol Channel, has had some celebrated owners, the most recent being Martin Coles Harman, who issued his own stamps & coins in 1929. Lundy 1 Puffin 1929 Bronze Coin - Martin Coles Harman. Buy: $79.00. Based on the first Lundy coin-tokens issued in 1929. Value range about $150+. RARE 1931 UK 1 Shillings Silver King George Coin STAMP Lundy Island 1 Puffin. or Best Offer +C $31.32 shipping; From United States; Customs services and international tracking provided. Coins denominated the puffin and half-puffin—respectively worth a British penny and half-penny—have just gone into circulation among the 40 dwellers on Lundy Island in the Bristol Channel, also called "Puffin Island." LUNDY ISLAND: pair (x2) gilt proof lundy island full & half puffin coins. Buy It Now; Free Shipping ; From China; SPONSORED. LUNDY ISLAND 1929 ONE PUFFIN COIN LOW MINTAGE . Perth Mint 2011 Lunar Calendar 4 Rectangular coins 1oz Silver Proof Collection . $38.99 . $50.00 + $3.75 shipping . P&P: + … World Coin 1929 Lundy One Puffin Martin Coles Harman Slider Uncirculated. From Austria. On being prosecuted for the contravention of the 1870 Coinage Act Mr Harman Click to display larger images. Homepage; English Proof Sets; Royal Mint - Uncirculated Sets; Hammered Gold ; Hammered Silver. Home; Lundy Island; Shop by Category. Free shipping . $39.95 0 bids + $5.00 shipping . Rare Coins and Tokens Lundy Island One Puffin 1929 - Lundy Island, Martin Coles Harman, One Puffin 1929. In the hubbub of the modern world, it is a place apart, peaceful and unspoiled. or Best Offer. Both half and whole puffins bear the likeness of Martin Coles Harman, Esq., London merchant, who bought Puffin Island in 1925 and plays at being its king. There are two lighthouses and a bird sanctuary on the island. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for WALES, LUNDY ISLAND 1929 ONE PUFFIN COIN at the best online prices at eBay! Lundy is an English island in the Bristol Channel.It forms part of the district of Torridge in the county of Devon.. About 3 miles (5 kilometres) long and 5 ⁄ 8 mi (1 km) wide, Lundy has had a long and turbulent history, frequently changing hands between the British crown and various usurpers. bronze puffin dated 1929 – mintage: 50,000 $10-$20. See photos for Dates, Values Was: Previous Price C $75.57. Design; Edge Lettering: LUNDY LIGHTS AND LEADS. Lundy is an island near Devonshire England. Please browse the results of our past auctions using the navigation tools above. 1965 Lundy Island Set of 4 coins - Puffin Coins. Martin Coles Harman bought the island in 1925 for £16,000 and about four years later struck a token coinage called “puffins” after the birds that lived there. Lundy Half Puffin coin from 1929 - unique coin, unofficial currency from Lundy Island. Find great deals on eBay for lundy island. Notes; Note: Prev. See my other listing for more British coins from Victoria, George IV, George V and George VI. Free delivery for many products! lundy coin has been used once but in excellent condition.Has been kept in a protective bag. NGC PF63! We have been offering that souvenir sheet with the two coin-tokens of a Puffin and a Half Puffin. bronze 1/2 puffin dated 1929 mintage: 50,000 –  Value range: $15-$20. From the same series we already had a “half puffin” also dated 1929. 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