Picture Information. Rare Coins and Tokens Lundy Island One Puffin 1929 - Lundy Island, Martin Coles Harman, One Puffin 1929. C $59.71. bronze puffin dated 1965 – mintage: 3,000 (proof only) -less than $10. LUNDY 1/2 PUFFIN 1929 1 YEAR TYPE UNC $25.00 + shipping . Don't know if anyone's interested or not but I have a nice grade half-puffin from Lundy Island 1929. New World Price Guide Search. 1929 Lundy Island coin setâ (2) Coins: (1) â Puffinâ and (1) â 1/2 Puffinâ â uncirculated, mounted in plastic case. From Iceland. It has an area of 4.22 square km and a population less than 50. Date Sold Category Lot Description … See my other listing for more British coins from Victoria, George IV, George V and George VI. Shop with confidence. Click here for more info. There are two lighthouses and a bird sanctuary on the island. Nickel-brass 1/2 puffin dated 1965 -mintage: 3,000 (proof only) $10 or less. NGC PF63! bronze 1/2 puffin dated 1965 (proof only) Value range: less than $10. At that time the Government took umbrage and the man who made them had to go to court. 1929 - First Puffin Definitives … $50.00 + $3.75 shipping . 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. 1929 Lundy Puffin. or Best Offer +C $31.32 shipping; From United States; Customs services and international tracking provided. ISLAND OF LUNDY -2011 5 COIN SET -MARTIN HARMAN … KM#Tn1. Please browse the results of our past auctions using the navigation tools above. We offer free appraisals, house visits, free collection of bulky material from your home, immediate cash offers and an auctioneering service. 1965 Lundy Island Set of 4 coins - Puffin Coins. Where can we find more about LUNDY coins??? Diameter: 23mm. Lundy Puffin Half Puffin : World Coins. P&P: + £3.49 P&P . 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". Free shipping . Stiphout writes:  Recently we have bought a copper coin from LUNDY Island, value is “one puffin” and the year is 1929. Buy: $4.99. On being prosecuted for the contravention of the 1870 Coinage Act Mr … nickel-brass puffin dated 1965 – mintage: 3,000 (proof only) – less than $10. Proof Bronze 1 Puffin Coin. Find great deals on eBay for lundy puffin coins. 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. There also exists an 1929 Puffin pattern in bronze with a plain edge on a large flan. Notes; Note: Prev. 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. £19.95 + P&P 0 bids . On being prosecuted for the contravention of the 1870 Coinage Act Mr Harman Was: Previous Price C $210.33. eBay (bila.dmitr) Add to watchlist. 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. Despite having no official recognition, it remained an unofficially semi-autonomous fiefdom of Devonshire. Specifications ; Composition: Bronze. LUNDY ISLAND 4 PIECE COIN SET, NO CASE 1965. 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. « Last Edit: June 23, 2007, 05:16:28 PM by Figleaf » Logged Figleaf. $38.99 . Powered by NumisMaster. Continuing to use this website gives consent to cookies being used. Lundy Half Puffin coin from 1929 - unique coin, unofficial currency from Lundy Island. Buy: $179.00. 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! or Best Offer + EUR 9.21 postage. half puffin.jpg (15 kB, 448x204 - viewed 861 times.) lundy coin has been used once but in excellent condition.Has been kept in a protective bag. Log In or Register. Free international postage. Or browse our previous auctions using our text-based directory. Buy: $79.00. 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. is considered one of the best bets for investors and this coin has been proven to perform well even during precious. £15.99. Wealthy businessman Jack Haywood purchased Lundy in 1965 for £150,000 and gave it to the British people. or Best Offer. Find great deals on eBay for lundy island. On being prosecuted for the contravention of the 1870 Coinage Act Mr Harman With London Coins selling your material could not be easier. 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. $29.99 1 bid + $6.99 shipping . 1929 LUNDY ISLAND HALF PUFFIN COIN. gold 1/2 puffin dated 1965 -mintage:50 (proof only) $1,000 – $1,500. 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. Fantasy coins have been produced dated 1965, 1977, etc. Change Language: Advanced Search. Perth Mint 2011 Lunar Calendar 4 Rectangular coins 1oz Silver Proof Collection . It has an area of 4.22 square km and a population less than 50. Lundy Puffin 1929 Martin Coles Harman KM# (T37) £29.99 + P&P . Lundy Coin Price Guide. aUNC Lemberg-Zp. C $189.30. 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. Similar to KM#Tn3. You now have the rare opportunity to own a coin that was made illegal within a year of its production – The Lundy Half Puffin. ... « on: March 31, 2007, 11:11:12 PM » You found a follower of Martin Coles Harman, owner of the island of Lundy. Free delivery for many products! Please note that during the current Covid-19 situation, Lundy is not open for visitors. Great gift for you/your favorite coin collector. Design; Edge Lettering: LUNDY LIGHTS AND LEADS. These birds have a history with the island, as shown by the island’s name “Lundy” is derived from the Norse meaning Puffin (Lund) Island (-ey). From United States. Though the courts ruled the coinage illegal, there is a great deal of sentimental value associated with this private issue. 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 1925-1965 Set of 4 Coins,1/2,1Puf fins,Rare. Based on the first Lundy coin-tokens issued in 1929. 1929 LUNDY ISLAND HALF PUFFIN COIN. Lundy 1/2 Puffin X# Tn1 1929 . bronze puffin dated 1929 – mintage: 50,000 $10-$20. The tokens consist of the following: (prices are for uncirculated pieces). We have been offering that souvenir sheet with the two coin-tokens of a Puffin and a Half Puffin. P&P: + … Details: coins, lundy, island, puffin, token, receive, exact, ones, shown, silver Lundy is an island near Devonshire England. 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. Many of our collectors want the coin-tokens… eBay (lemberg-zp) Add to watchlist. 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. eBay (escoumins) Add to watchlist. Value range about $150+. 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. LUNDY ISLAND: pair (x2) gilt proof lundy island full & half puffin coins. EUR 102.10 . Lundy coins or tokens? EUR 33.48. (Lund = puffin, ey = island.) Lundy 1977 Coin Set - One Half Puffin - Royal Visit First Day Cover Stamps Rare. gold puffin dated 1965 – mintage: 50 (proof only) – $2,000 – $2,500. In the hubbub of the modern world, it is a place apart, peaceful and unspoiled. What does the Latin motto VTRA QUE VNUM mean? To receive the next London Coins auction catalogue join our mailing list. LUNDY - 1929 MARTIN COLES HARMAN HALF PUFFIN COIN. India - set 4 coins 5 Rupees 2011 - 2014 comm. Shop with confidence. 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. Homepage; English Proof Sets; Royal Mint - Uncirculated Sets; Hammered Gold ; Hammered Silver. Was: Previous Price C $75.57. See photos for Dates, Values From the same series we already had a “half puffin” also dated 1929. A one Puffin coin of 1929, bearing the portrait of Martin Coles Harman. 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. Numismatic specification data and valuation estimates provided by Active Interest Media’s NumisMaster. LUNDY ISLAND 1929 ONE PUFFIN COIN LOW MINTAGE . There are two lighthouses and a bird sanctuary on the island. 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 1929 mintage: 50,000 –  Value range: $15-$20. EUR 74.49. This website uses cookies. Change Currency: GBP. £14.99 + P&P 0 bids . The nesting period for puffins on Lundy is between April and July, although sightings outside of this time are not uncommon. 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. indents & dirt mark to top left corner. KB Coins - Numismatists. Home; Lundy Island; Shop by Category. Born in Steyning in Sussex and educated at Whitgift School in Croydon, Harman had six brothers and five sisters. RARE 1931 UK 1 Shillings Silver King George Coin STAMP Lundy Island 1 Puffin. Good condition, from smoke-free home. and puffins are among its most famous avian inhabitants. Lundy Islands Half Puffin pair 1965 toned Proof. $39.95 0 bids + $5.00 shipping . At the age of 16, he left school to work for Lazard, … 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. Click to display larger images. 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. Opens image gallery. 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. £27.50. Buy It Now; Free Shipping ; From China; SPONSORED. At least, Dave Hill didn't put his own effigy on the coin, as Harman did. 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 Martin Coles Harman (1885 – 5 December 1954) was an English businessman who, in 1925, bought the island of Lundy and proclaimed himself King. Should I get my coin collection appraised? bart. Wikidata: Q324812 From Austria. 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