Lot 423: Ta-ChÕing Government Bank, 1909 General Issue & Bank of China, 1912 Proof Vignette Used on $10 Notes.
October 25, 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Proof vignette of Tea House used on the $10, 1909, P-A78 and Bank of China Issue, $10, P-27, Banknote. This portrait was used on the face of the note. Printed in black on india paper, 2.8 x 3.5 inches, with ornate oval border, imprint on bottom states ÒThe Ta-ChÕing Government Bank - Special - C- 1135 - American Bank Note. Co., N.Y.Ó, CU to Gem condition. Extremely rare production proof from ABN Archives. ABNC.