Archives International Auctions Sale 53 U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera June 20, 2019

Archives International Auctions - Sale 53 22 June 20,2019 Archives International Auctions 156 156 Kwangsi Military (Provisional), 1922 High Grade Banknote Rarity. Kwangsi, China.... 1 Yuan, P-S3900L S/M#K31.5-12, Issued banknote, Green on light yellowwith steam locomotive at right, waterfront village at left, back with purple border and light green underprint, S/N 234422, the note appears in Choice AU condition with large even margins, bright colors and sharp corners. Only 3 previous notes were auctioned since 2014, with one auctioned by our firm in Choice Fine and none in higher grade than VF-20, this example is significantly nicer and possibly one of the finest known for the issue.���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $600-1000 157 157 Provincial Army of Shantung, 1926 Issued Banknote. China, 1 Chiao = 10 Cents, P-S3936 S/M#S44-10, Blue face, fortress on Great Wall at center, back blue, Only 4 previous examples were offered at auction over the last 10 years. S/N 0470248, PMG graded Very Fine 25. Scarce note. BEPP. This is the finest offered out of the 5 known. �������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $250-375 158 158 China, National Army, 1927 Issued Banknote. China, 1927, 1 Yuan, S/M#K102-10, Issued, Value with black text and red overprints, pagoda at center, back blue, Possibly one of the finest examples known for this rare note. ���������������������� Est. $250-500 159 159 Shantung, 17th Military District Cheque Banknote. Shantung, China, 1945, June 23rd. Shantung 17th military District remittance cheque face value cash $5,000 with official signature. “Wang Yu”, On reverse printed by black wood block with fancy border and issuing authority inscriptions. Toning on top margin, otherwise appears VF, Scarce military related note.�������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $40-75 160 160 Yuzhang Mountains Appeasing Bank 1949, 5 Jiao Private Banknote. China. Army note issued by the KMT troop in 1949 in Yuzhang Mountains, Jiangxi Province in 1949. Block 1-J, Serial number 996515. 民國三十八年 (1949)豫章山區綏靖銀行銀圓券伍角。此為國民黨軍隊敗退時發行之戰時 紙幣。 �������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $200-400 China - Military Related Scrip Note 161 161 China Volunteering Army, Food Coupon good for 1 day, Dated 1952 China. 1-day food coupon issued by the China Volunteering Army during the Korean War era, with a serial number AC. The back side shows instructions and regulations. 朝鮮戰爭時期中國人民志願軍後勤司令部飯票一天。號碼AC。此 為研究朝鮮戰爭之珍貴資料。 ��������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $140-280 China - Private & Local Banks 162 162 Da Dong Bank Saving Bond 9th Series, 1924 Interest 4% per Annum with premium China, $1, P-Unlisted, Issued circulating bond, blue on orange and gray underprint, back red with text, S/N 01562, Rare and attractive note. ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $300-500 163 163 Farmers & industrialists Bank of Honan, 1937 Issued Private Banknote. China, 50 cts, S/M#H57-22, issued banknote, Red, SYS on upper right, building with flag in middle, back brown, blue and green, S/N 1816424, PCGS graded Gem Unc 65PPQ, first time seen by us, amazing note with large even margins, bright colors and sharp corners. ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $300-600