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 5 May 7,2020 Archives International Auctions Chile - Commercial Banks 26 26 Banco De Santiago, 1886 Issued Obsolete Banknote. Santiago, Chile, 25th February, 1886, 20 Pesos, P-S415b, Issued obsolete banknote, Black on blue underprint on face with young child in middle under title on vertical format notes; back blue but printed in horizontal format, S/N 91533, PMG graded Extremely Fine 40 NET with note of small corner tip missing, Amazing note and first time seen as an issued note by the cataloger, ABNC. This is the only example and also highest issued and graded one in the PMG census. ��������������������������������������������������������������������������Est. $1000-1500 Scripophily - Foreign China - Republic 27 Bank of Communications, 1914Tientsin Branch Issue Tientsin, China. Lot of 3 notes, All are 1914, 5 Yuan, P-117s1, Issued notes, Red, 2 Fine, toned and 1 in Choice VF-XF. ABNC (3)��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $50-80 Foreign Banknotes 28 28 Bank of Communications, 1941 Proof Vignette “Power Transmission” Used on 25 Yuan Note. China, Proof vignette of Zeppelin, Power generator, train, ship, Intaglio printed on india paper, used on the face of 25 Yuan, P-160, 5 x 3.75 inches, slight bends on the lower left and right corners where previously mounted. XF-AU condition. ABNC. Rare as a vignette. ���������������������������������������� Est. $180-280 29 29 Central Bank of China, 1940 Original Pack of 100 Notes. China, 1940, 20 Cents, P-227, Original pack of 100 notes, Black on dark blue frame with light blue underprint, SYS at right, back same colors, S/N A692601 X to A692700 X, All appear to have excellent to superb centering with large even margins and appear Gem to Superb Gem condition, bright colors and extremely fresh appearance. It appears to have the original band on it. Chung Hwa Book Co., Ltd. (100) ������������������������������������������� Est. $450-750 30 30 Central Bank of China, 1945 (Issued in 1948) “Gold Chin Yuan” Contemporary Lithographic Counterfeit. China, 20 Yuan, Similar to 1 Yuan, P-387 but this note has a raised 20 Yuan denomination that is unlisted for this design with CKS. Extremely high quality face and back printing but this was printed in Lithography and the original version was intaglio printed. CU to Gem Uncirculated. Excellent reference counterfeit note. ����������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $50-100