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Auction Description for Archives International Auctions, LLC: AIA Sale 37- Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily & Coins
Auction Description:
RCHIVES INTERNATIONAL AUCTIONS  Sale 37 Featuring Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily & Coins   TO BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION: In Fort Lee, New Jersey Session 1: U.S. & Worldwide Scripophily.  Tuesday December 6th, 2016 beginning at 10:30 AM Local Time (Lots 1 to 484). NO CATALOG ON INVALUABLE - ONLY ON OUR WEBSITE WWW.ARCHIVESINTERNATIONAL.COM CALL 201-944-4800 FOR MORE INFORMATION   Session 2: Chinese, Asian & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily and Coins Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 beginning at 10:30 AM Local Time (Lots 1001 to 1674) online on Invauable Auctions Website  

AIA Sale 37- Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily & Coins (673 Lots)

by Archives International Auctions, LLC


673 lots with images

December 13, 2016

Live Auction

Fort Lee, NJ, USA

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Imperial Bank of China, 1898 “Peking” Branch Issue.

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Description: China, 5 Mace, P-A39a (S/M#C293-1b), Issued banknote, Dark blue, brown and red on orange underprint, Dragons supporting shield at top center, S/N 19821, PMG graded Fine 12 NET with notation of fold split repairs and pin holes which are difficult to view. Rare note in any condition and this example appears with bright colors and large margins. BFL, printer. Only four examples graded in the PMG census.

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Kuang Hsu, Yi Tung Tai Chi, ca.1883 Private Banknote.

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Description: Kuang Hsu, China. 1883. 1000 Cash. Issued banknote. Numerous notations written on note that is 108 by 253 mm's. Blue and red on light tan paper. The note is intact with internal faults that are difficult to see except for splitting on the bottom of the note and appears Good+ to VG. Rare and early Chinese Private bank note.

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Ta-Ch’ing Government Bank, 1907 “Hankow” Issue.

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Description: China, $1, p-A66r (S/M#T10-10a), Remainder banknote, green on lilac and light brown, back blue and tan with supported arms at center, PMG graded Fine 12, Attractive and rare note, Printer: CMPA.

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Commercial Bank of China, 1920

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Description: Shanghai, China. 1920, $5, P-3s (S/M #293-42), Specimen banknote, Worthy standing at center, Purple on m/c, back purple, Red specimen overprint, POC and "000000" serial numbers. Choice to Gem Uncirculated Condition. ABNC. Rarely seen this nice.

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Commercial Bank of China, 1920 Issued Banknote.

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Description: Shanghai, China, $10, P-6b, S/M#C293-45, Issued banknote, red on m/c, back brown, VG to Choice VG condition with normal wear for issue, small chips out of bottom and top edges, Worthy at center, ABNC.

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Bank of China and Farmers Bank of China. 1930-41 Issues.

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Description: China. 5 Dollars, 500 Yuan. P-68, 478a. S/M C294-171; C290-84b. Amoy. Temple on first, city canal view on second. Extremely Fine and Choice Very Fine. 2 pieces.

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Bank of China, 1913

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Description: China. $1, P-30a, S/M#C294-42a, Issued banknote, Olive and red with portrait of Huang-ti at left and hillside village at right, back orange with waterfront park, VF condition with sharp corners, bright colors and firm paper quality with a little toning on the top left corner and minor graffiti marks on back, S/N M021548, Rare note in any condition and rarely seen this nice. ABNC.

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Bank of China, 1914

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Description: Manchuria, China. 20 cents, P-36c, S/M#C294-60, Issued, Black on light green on face, back orange-red, Choice VG to Fine. BEPP.

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Bank of China, 1941 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China. 10 Yuan. P-95. S/M 294-263. SYS on face, Temple of Heaven at center back. Nice Choice Very Fine with very light folds and crisp paper. Scarce note in any condition. DTBC.

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Bank of China. 1918-40 Issue Assortment.

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Description: China. Lot of 23 notes. Highlights include 1918, 1 Yuan, Tientsin Branch, P-51q, VF; 1 Yuan, P-71a, Choice VF; 1940, 25 Yuan, P-86, VF; 100 Yuan, P-88b, AU. Also included are the following notes in VF to CU condition, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100 Yuan. Includes issues from Chungking, Shanghai, Tientsin, Shantung. 66a; 70b; 76a; 77a, b; 78; 79, 80, 81; 848; 85; 87c, d. S/M C294-100r; 160c; 180; 201; 202; 203; 210; 220 (2); 221 (2); 222 (2); 240 (2); 241a, b (2); 242; 243a, b; 244a. One with paper clip rust. Generally Very Fine with several better. 23 pieces

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Bank of China. Counterfeit. 5 Yuan. 1926 Issue.

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Description: China. 5 Yuan. 1926. P-66a; S/M C294-160a. Counterfeit. Good, some paper loss at folds.

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Bank of Communications, 1913

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Description: Hunan, China. $5, P-111c S/M#C126-32a, Issued note, Green on m/c with locomotive through gorge at left, back green with locomotive at center, S/N A871728, PMG graded Very Good 10 NET with note of Tape Repair, Edge & Internal Damage. This note was only known as a Specimen or proof, no reported issued examples are known. Very possibly the finest known as well as the only issued example available.

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Bank of Communications, 1914

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Description: China, Lot of 2 notes, Includes Harbin issues, 1 Choh (Chiao), P-113a, S/M#C126-50a, VG to VG+; 2 Choh (Chiao), P-114a, S/M#C126-52c, VG to Fine, The 2 Chiao is only listed as a specimen, this is a rare previously unlisted issued example. Rare notes that are under appreciated.

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Bank of Communications. 1914

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Description: China. 5 Yuan. Foochow / Amoy. P-117f S/M#C126-81, Borwn on m/c, locomotive straight on in middle, Foo Chow and Amoy overprinted in black Chinese characters on face and Amoy in English on back and Foochow in Chinese on upper left and right, Good to VF with wear, toning but basically intact with minimal edge faults with extra graffiti. Rare banknote in any condition listed at $1400 in Fine condition in SCWPM. ABNC.

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Bank of Communications. 1914 Issues.

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Description: China. 10 Yuan. Tientsin and Shanghai Branches. P-118q; t1; t2 (3). Shanghai note is Choice Uncirculated; Tientsin are Fine or better. 5 pieces.

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Bank of Communications. 1914-27 Issues.

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Description: China. Lot of 10 notes. Highlights include Shanghai Issues, 1927, 1 Yuan, P-145Ac, VF; 1914, 1 Yuan, P-116m, Uncirculated; 50 Yuan, P-119c, VF and 100 Yuan, P-120, Choice VF. Also includes additional attractive issues 1, 5, 10 and 50 Yuan with various dates. All are ABN issues.

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Central Bank of China, 1930 (1947)

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Description: China, Lot of 17 notes, all are from the 1930 ABN issue. Includes 10 cents to 500 Yuan denominations, P-323 to 332. Highlights includes 10cts, Fine; 20cts, XF-AU and fine and others. ABNC. Please inspect. Sold "As is", no returns accepted.

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Central Bank of China, 1930 Issue Banknote Group of Mostly Sequential Notes.

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Description: China, Lot of 22 notes, ALL are 100 CGU, P-330a, Issued notes, all vertical, Choice AU to CU condition. Fresh and attractive assortment. ABNC.

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Central Bank of China, 1936 to 1947 De La Rue and Waterlow Assortment.

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Description: China, Lot of 34 notes, all are Waterlow or TDLR issued notes, Includes 1936 issues, P-212 to 220, 1 Yuan to 100 Yuans and additional issues from 1944 ad 1947. Highlights include 1944, 500 Yuan Issues, P-264 and P-265, both Choice AU to Uncirculated condition with many other attractive notes included. Condition varies between VG to Uncirculated condition. Please inspect. Sold "As is", no returns accepted.

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Central Bank of China, 1944 Issue Banknote Assortment.

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Description: China, Lot of 7 notes, All are 1944 issues, 200 Yuan to 1000 Yuan, Highlights include 400 Yuan, P-263, Choice VG to Fine with edge faults; 500 Yuan, P-266, VF; and 1000 Yuan, -269, VF and others in various condition. Please inspect. Sold "As is", no returns accepted.

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Central Bank of China, 1945 and 1947 High Grade Banknote Trio of Scarcer Notes.

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Description: China, Lot of 3 notes, Incudes 1945, 1000 Yuan, P-287, Choice XF to AU; 1947 issues, both 10,000 Yuan each, P-321 and 322, XF-AU and Choice AU-Uncirculated, all with SYS at left in red or brown. Attractive trio of scarcer notes.

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Central Bank of China, 1945 Issue Banknote Assortment.

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Description: China, Lot of 29 notes, all are 1945 horizontal issues by various printers. All are 200 to 5,000 Yuan denominations in various quantities and condition from P-279 to 306, Highlights includes 2000 Yuan denominations, P-299 Fine with small edge faults; P301a, AU-Unc.; and P-302, VF; 2500 Yuan, P-303 and many others with numerous notes in VF to AU condition. Please inspect. Sold "As is", no returns accepted.

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Central Bank of China, 1945 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China, 2500 Yuan, P-303, Issued banknote, light blue with very light yellow undertint, SYS at left, back blue-green, Uncirculated condition. Scarce note in high grade.

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Central Bank of China, 1947 and 1948 Issue Banknote Assortment.

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Description: China, Lot of 36 notes, all are 1947 and 1948 issues. All are 5,000 and 10,000 Yuan denominations in various quantities and condition from P-347 to 364, Highlights includes 5000 Yuan, P-352, P-360, P-363 and others, condition varies between Choice VG to Choice Uncirculated condition. All vertical notes Various printers. Please inspect. Sold "As is", no returns accepted.

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Central Bank of China, 1947 Issue Banknote Assortment.

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Description: China, Lot of 37 notes, all are 1947 issues. All are 5,000 and 10,000 Yuan denominations in various quantities, P-311 to 320. Highlights includes P-317 and 318, both with 2 uncirculated notes each plus may others in Choice Fine to Uncirculated. Attractive assortment in mostly higher grade. Various printers. Please inspect. Sold "As is", no returns accepted.

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Central Bank of China, 1947 Issue Banknote Assortment.

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Description: Canton, China, Lot of 35 notes, All are 500 to 2,000 Yuan denominations in various quantities and condition from P-335 to 344, Highlights include 2000 Yuan, P-342 and 343. All are vertical notes. Mostly XF to AU with some Uncirculated. Please inspect. Sold "As is", no returns accepted.

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Central Bank of China, 1947 Issue Banknote Trio.

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Description: China, Lot of 3 notes, all 2500 CGU's, Includes P-345, Choice VF-XF and P-346 (2), XF-AU and CU.

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Central Bank of China, 1947 Issue Banknote With Matching Contemporary Counterfeit.

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Description: China, Lot of 2 notes, Includes authentic issued 5000 Yuan, P-312 in VF and a relatively good contemporary counterfeit with slightly ore primitive engraving. 8 Chinese Character imprint at bottom.

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Central Bank of China, 1947 Issue with Serial Number

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Description: China, 5000 Yuan, P0351, Red on m/c, SYS top center, back red, Choice XF to AU, Solid serial number "LR 444444".

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Central Bank of China, 1948 Group of 10 Notes, Some Sequential.

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Description: China, 10,000 CGU's, P-363, Issued. Blue, SYS at top center, Condition varies between AU to Uncirculated, The paper is wavy on some parts,

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Central Bank of China, 1948 Issue Color Trial Proof Face.

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Description: China, 1948), 5000 CGU, P-360 Unlisted Color Trial Proof of face, Printed in black instead of issued blue, SYS at top center, Choice AU to Unc. With light glue stains from previous mounting, Large margins. Rare if not unique as color trial proof. Printed on white paper. SBNC.

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Central Bank of China, 1949 Essay Specimen Banknote Face & Back.

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Description: China, 1949. 500,000 Gold Yuan. Series 00-A. P-Unlisted, S/M#C302-, Uniface front and back specimen banknotes in green. Red specimen overprint, "00000" serial numbers and POC. Backs have red specimen overprint and serial numbers P082018*L and P0820085 *L, Both are PMG graded Superb Gem Uncirculated 67 EPQ (Exceptional Paper Quality). SBNC. Very possibly one of the finest known matched pairs for this issue.

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Central Bank of China, Unlisted Essay Banknote, 1949 Gold Chin Yuan Issue Uniface Front and Back Specimens.

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Description: 1949. 5,000 Gold Yuan. Series 00A. (PMG designated P-UNL5000pe) P-Unlisted. S/M#C302-, Uniface front and back specimen banknotes in green. CKS in center. Red Chinese specimen overprint, “00000” serial numbers and POC with back of each with blank “Approved for Production”. Face is PMG graded Superb Gem Uncirculated 67 EPQ (Exceptional Paper Quality) and back is graded Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ (Exceptional Paper Quality). Horizontal note.

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Central Bank of China, Unlisted Essay Specimen Banknote, 1949 Gold Yuan Issue.

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Description: China, 1949. 5,000 Gold Yuan. Series 1A. P-Unlisted, S/M#C302, Uniface front and back specimen banknotes in green. CKS in center. Face with Red Chinese specimen overprint, "00000" serial numbers and POC with back of each note with "Approved for Production" and blank space. The face was PMG graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ and the back Choice Uncirculated 64. SBNC.

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China & South Sea Bank, Ltd. Waterlow Specimen Check or Exchange Pair.

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Description: Hong Kong Branch and Shanghai, China, ca.1910-20, one on Hong Kong the other Shanghai. Both with Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen imprint on back. Tape on back on tab perforations. Mounting remnant at tab end. Extremely Fine. 2 pieces.

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Chinese and Viet Nam Banknote Assortment.

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Description: China and Viet Nam, Lot of 9 notes, includes Bank of Communications, 1914 Shanghai Branch, Fine with rust stains; 1945-1948 "9 Northeastern Provinces" Branch Issues assortment, 100; 500; 5000; 10,000 Yuan notes, Fine to AU; 1948, 5000 CGU, VF; Federal Reserve Bank of China, 5 Yuan, P-J73, VG with stains and missing the lower left corner; and Viet Nam, 100 Dong note and Ho Chi Minh Funeral note.

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Fixed Term, Interest- Bearing Treasury Notes, 1919-1920 Banknote Pair.

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Description: China, Lot of 2 notes, both Uncirculated to CU condition, Includes 1/2 Yuan, P-626, Olive green; and 5 Yuan, P-628, Blue. Attractive notes.

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Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotels, Ltd and others. Waterlow Specimen Trio.

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Description: Shanghai. China, ca.1910-20, Checks from Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotels, Ltd, Shanghai; Chekiang Industrial Bank Ltd, Shanghai; Chung Foo Union Bank. All with Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen imprint on back. Tape on back on tab perforations. Mounting remnant at tab end. Extremely Fine, the second with slights water damage to right end. 3 pieces.

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Ministry of Finance Market Stabilization Currency Bureau. 1915-23 Issues.

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Description: China. 10, 20, 50 Coppers. P-599b; 600a; 602b, k; 612a; 614a. S/M T193-1c; 183-2a; 183-4a; 183-4k; 183-50a; 183-52a. Temple of Heaven at right. All Choice to Gem Uncirculated but for the last which is Choice Very Fine or better. 6 pieces.

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National Industrial Bank of China, 1924 Shanghai Issue Trio.

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Description: Shanghai, China, Lot of 3 notes, All 1924 dated, Includes 1 Yuan, P-525a S/M#C291-1c, Choice VG-Almost Fine; 5 Yuan, P-526b S/M# C291-2a, Choice Fine to VF; and 10 Yuan, P-527a S/M# C291-3a, Fine to Choice Fine, all with bright colors, attractive and rare issue, ABNC.

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Ningpo Commercial Bank, 1925

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Description: Shanghai, China, 1925, $1 Local Currency, P-546a, Issued banknote, brown, mountain landscape at center, back red and m/c, S/N 062835G, Choice VF to almost XF condition with bright colors, sharp corners and large even margins. Rare note in any condition and rarely seen this nice

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Ningpo Commercial Bank 1925 Issue Banknote.

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Description: Shanghai, China. $10, P-548 S/M# S107-32, black on m/c, mountain in middle, VG to Fine with a rough lower margin, still a rare note. G&D.

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China, 5 Yuan, P-813, S/M#C282-21, Issued banknote, Roman Numeral (1-2-3) S/N 43413825, Fine description.

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China, 1949, 10 Yuan, P-815b (S/M#C282-25), Block 6 8 10 (VI VIII X), S/N 788323, Issued banknote, red and black, Uncirculated to CU condition, attractive with large margins.

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China. 10 Yuan, P-816, S/M#C282-23, Issued banknote, Gray-blue on light green underprint, workers on left, back blue, Roman Numeral Block 1-2-3, S/N 64036253, Choice XF to AU, bright colors with large margins.

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China. 20 Yuan, P-824a, S/M#C282-33, Issued banknote, Bluish purple on light green underprint, workers pushing ore car at center, back olive-green, Roman Numeral Block 1-2-3, S/N 8960441, PMG graded Choice Very Fine 35 with the appearance of an XF note. Very attractive with large even margins. (The Silicon Valley Collection)

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: 500 Yuan, P-842a (S/M#C282-56), Issued banknote, Block 423, S/N 7762995, VG condition. Rough edges, otherwise scarce note.

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China. 5000 Yuan, P-852a, S/M#C282-64, Issued banknote, Dark Olive Green on light gray green, tractors plowing on left, factory on right, back black on ochre, Roman Numeral Block 3-1-2, S/N 61811063, PMG graded About Uncirculated 55 condition. Very attractive note with large even margins and bright colors. (The Silicon Valley Collection)

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China. 10,000 Yuan, P-854, S/M#C282-66, Issued banknote, Green on m/c, warship at center, back brown, Roman Numeral Block 3-1-2, S/N 53154350, Choice XF to AU condition.

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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.

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Description: China, Lot of 2 notes, 1 Yuan, P-866, S/M#C283-10, Issued banknote, Roman Numeral Block 4-2-6, S/N 1357733, Choice Fine to VF; and 3 Yuan, P-868, Issued, Roman Numeral Block 5-4-1, S/N 10609535, VF. Attractive banknote pair.

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