Philippe Simon's Collection


New Zealand 1 £ 01/08/1934 series: 8C 277857 grade: VG cat: 155 comment: Reserve Bank of New Zealand OBSERVE : KIWI & arms - Portrait of Tāwhiao (Tūkāroto Matutaera Pōtatau Te Wherowhero Tāwhiao (1822 - 26 August 1894) was leader of the Waikato tribes, the second Māori King and a religious visionary. He was a member of the Ngāti Mahuta iwi (tribe) of Waikato. REVERSE : Mitre Peak (Māori Rahotu) is an iconic mountain in the South Island of New Zealand, located on the shore of Milford Sound. It is one of the most photographed peaks in the country. added: 7 months ago
New Zealand 1 £ ND/1956/1960 series: O54 248445 grade: VF+ cat: 159c comment: Front:Captain James Cook (7 November 1728 – 14 February 1779) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy. First recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand. Back: Sailling ship on the sea. added: 69 months ago
New Zealand 1 $ ND / 1989/1992 ANS 960015 grade: UNC cat: 169c comment: Front : QEII Back : Back: Clematis plant; Fantail bird. added: 59 months ago
New Zealand 5 $ ND / 1992/1993 AK909571 grade: XF cat: 177a comment: Front : Sir Edmund Percival Hillary (20 July 1919 – 11 January 2008) was a New Zealand mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist., in the background Everest Montain - On 29 May 1953, Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Back : Penguin. added: 59 months ago
New Zealand 10 $ ND / 2000 CE00035345 grade: UNC cat: 190a comment: polymère note. Front : Maori canoe - map of new zealand. Back : sports scenes. added: 59 months ago
Chatham Islands 3 $ ND/2000 K9004264A grade: UNC cat: No Pick comment: First to see the sun. The Chatham Islands form an archipelago in the Pacific Ocean about 680 kilometres (420 mi) southeast of mainland New Zealand. added: 69 months ago
Chatham Islands 1 TAHI KOHA ND / 2014 A0113 grade: UNC cat: NZL_931 comment: The island is called Rekohu ("misty skies") in Moriori, and Wharekauri in Maori. Front : The weka is a species of New Zealand bird. Back : The picture with the title Kaingaroa Wharf by Tony Reid. added: 59 months ago
Cook Islands 3 $ ND / 1992 AAA 145221 grade: UNC cat: 7 comment: The Cook Islands dollar is pegged at par to the New Zealand dollar. Front : popular scene - return Sunday Mass Back : Aitutaki, also traditionally known as Araura, Ararau and Utataki, is one of the Cook Islands, north of Rarotonga added: 59 months ago