Archives International Auctions Sale 59 U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera and Historic Ephemera May 7, 2020

Archives International Auctions - Sale 59 22 May 7,2020 Archives International Auctions 125 125 Bank of Greece, 1954 Issue Banknote. Greece…..1954, 20 Drachmai, P-187a, Issued banknote, Blue and m/c, Athena at left, back with Medusa at top center, chicken at bottom center, S/N A 01 350 402, Choice VF condition with wrinkled paper due to water damage but still very attractive. �������������������������������������������������������� Est. $200-300 126 126 Bank of Greece, 1956 Issue Banknote. Greece…..1956, 1000 Drachmai, P-194a, Issued banknote, Brown and m/c, Alexander at left, frieze at bottom and undertint of soldiers fighting, back with Alexander in battle, S/N H.05 330 398, Choice VF to XF condition with wrinkled paper due to water damage handling but still attractive and fresh. �������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $90-160 Haiti Extremely rare uncut sheet of 3 early Haiti notes 127 127 Republique d’Haiti, 1827 First Issue, 10 Gourdes Uncut Sheet of 3 Notes. Haiti, 1827, Uncut sheet of 3 notes, 10 Gourdes, Thick Paper, P-4b, Issued, black on light brown paper, S/N Unknown, With Arms, PMG graded Extremely Fine 40 NET with notation of backed (Professionally with what appears to be silk paper) and statement of “Reconstructed Sheet”, Due to ink burn and the fragile nature of the paper, there are pieces missing in the middle of each note, extremely rare in this format. The sheet appears to have been separated 4 pieces were kept together and rejoined. Please inspect, this is being sold “As is” no returns accepted. It is authentic and this is the first time seen as an uncut sheet by the describer. ������������������������������������������������� Est. $300-500 128 128 Republique d’ Haiti, 1919 Provisional Issue Uncut Specimen Banknote Pair with top Margin with Archival Markings. Haiti. Uncut horizontal sheet of 2 Specimen notes, 2 Gourdes, P-141s, Specimen uncut pair, Black border and text with light green underprint, Portrait of J.J. Dessalines at left, Back red, Red specimen overprints, POC’s, Series KK, Top excess margin has “Return to Record & Specimen Dept.” in red, Dated “Sep 5 1919” with printers guide marks, Both appear Choice Uncirculated or better. Attractive pair of notes. ABNC.���������������������������� Est. $600-900 Hong Kong 129 129 Government of Hong Kong. 1941-1949. Lot of 14 Issued Notes. Hong Kong. Lot includes 5 Cents, 10 Cents, & 1 Dollar. P-314 (2); 315 (10); 324 (2). VG to Fine. (14) ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $75-150 Ireland 130 130 Central Bank of Ireland. 1984-1989. Quartet of Issued Banknotes. Ireland... Lot includes four issued 1 Pound notes, including two dated 17-07-1989, P-70d; and two dated 22-03-1984, P-70c. All Choice to Gem Unc.�������������������������������������� Est. $75-150 Israel/Palestine 131 131 Kupat Ashrai Eretz Israel, Credit Bank, LTD., 1931-1935 Issued Stock Certificate Pair. Israel. Lot of 2 Certificates of Egyptian Pounds, Red print on blue border and green under tint printed in English and Hebrew. Both pieces are in VF condition.������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $50-100