Archives International Auctions Sale 60 U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins, Historic Ephemera, Security Printing Ephemera, Stamps & Postal History July 7 & 8, 2020

Archives International Auctions - Sale 60 13 July 7-8,2020 Archives International Auctions China - Republic 80 80 Agricultural & Industrial Bank of China (Hankow Branch). 1932. Issued Banknote. Hankow, China. Issued 5 Yuan, 1932, P-A110a S/M#C287-42a. Green on m/c, farmer plowing rice paddy at left, back green, PMG graded Very Good 10 (Cert # 1956599-027). ABNC. ���������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $200-300 81 81 Bank of China. 1918. “Shanghai / Harbin” Issue Banknote. China. Issued 10 Cents = 1 Chiao, 1918, P-48b S/M#C294-93b. Black on m/c, pagoda on right, Shanghai overprinted on Harbin note, PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 63 with comment “EPQ” (Cert # 1956595-114). ABNC. ���������������������������������������������������� Est. $150-300 82 82 Peh-Hai, Peking Proof Portrait by ABNC Prepared for Banknotes. Peking, China, 1910-30, Proof portrait engraving of Pei-Hai, Peking, a tall building or temple in background, printed in black on light olive-gray underprint on india paper, 2.25 by 3 inches, bottom imprint has Pei-Hai, Peking - Special - V-43237 - American Bank Note Company. Choice Uncirculated condition. Rare proof vignette and amazing miniature work of art from the American Bank Note Production department. Possibly prepared for the 1912-1913 Bank of China issues. ABNC.�������������������������������������� Est. $200-400 83 83 Bank of China, 1918 “Shanghai” Branch Issue Undertint Proof Rarity. Shanghai, China. 10 Yuan, P-53m (S/M#C294-102k), Production proof of the undertint and guilloches printed on india paper in blue, orange and green, with imprint on top “Bank of China 10 Yuan Shanghai Face Tint for Litho -C-14860” and guidelines on sides, AU condition with mounting remnants on back right margin where previously mounted, This undertint proof is from one of the scarcest Branch varieties of this issue that is missing from most collections in any format or condition. ABNC.������������ Est. $200-400 84 84 Bank of China, 1941 Specimen Banknotes. China, 5 Yuan, P-92s, S/M#C294-261, Specimen banknote, Red on m/c, SYS on top middle, back red with pagoda in middle, Specimen overprints, POC’s S/N “00000”, PMG graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ. ABNC. �������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $300-500 85 85 Bank of China. 1941. Issued Banknote. China. Issued 10 Yuan, 1941, P-95 S/M#C294-263. Red on m/c SYS in middle, back red. PMG graded Choice Very Fine 35 (Cert # 1956595-091). DTBC.����������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $80-160