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 9 May 7,2020 Archives International Auctions 50 50 Szechuen Province, Exchange Certificate 1921, 1 Yuan Issued Scrip Note. 民國十年(1921)四川兌換券壹圓 China. An exchange certificate issued by Sichuan Province in 1921. The front side depicts a pavilion and a tower. The serial number is A1987208 and the red imprints on sides are Chongqing. The red seals on the bottom are of the managers. The back side shows an oriental garden view with English descriptions of the note. The red imprints on the right side describes the process to cash this note by drawing lotteries. 四川省政府於1921年發行之兌換 券壹圓。正面為亭子與寶塔圖,有流水號A1987208.兩側加蓋重慶。底部印 章為銀行經理印。背面為園林圖,四周有英文行名。上方有“此票由重慶官 銀號兌現”。右側紅色加蓋為抽籤兌現方式之描述。 ��������������������������������� Est. $120-200 51 51 Temporary banknote issued by Yueshanxia Private Bank. Ca. 1920-30’s. 月山下錢莊票一張 China. A temporary banknote issued by the private Yueshanxia Bank in order to release the currency shortage on the market. XF- AU condition. 月山下錢莊發行之臨時錢莊票,以緩解市面現金緊張局面。 Est. $75-150 Scripophily - Foreign China - Empire 52 52 Chinese Imperial Government 50 pounds, 4 1/2% Gold Loan of 1898. China, (Berlin) 1898, 50 Pounds Sterling, Ser. B. I/U, coupons attached, Orange border and light green under print with ornate title on top, printed in English and German, Fine to Fine+ condition. Issued by Deutsche-Asiatische Bank. Attractive and scarce bond. W&S.���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $75-130 China- Imperial 53 53 Chinese Imperial Government Anglo-German Kaiserlich Chinesische Staatsanleihi, 1898 Bond China. £100 Sterling Issued 4 1/2% Gold Bond, Black print on ornate brown border and red/orange under tint, Printed in English and German, Fine-VF condition with damage to margins.������������������������� Est. $75-130 China - Imperial 54 54 Kaiserlich Chinesische Tientsin-Pukow-Staatseisenbahn-Anleihe, 1908 £20, I/U Bond China, £20 I/U, 5% Coupon Bond, Black print on green border and green under tint, Large format. Very Fine.������������������������������������������������������� Est. $70-120