Archives International Auctions Sale 61 U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera and Historic Ephemera October 4 & 5, 2020

Archives International Auctions - Sale 61 24 October 4-5,2020 Archives International Auctions 162 162 Banco de la Republica. 1923. Front Proof Banknote. Colombia. Front Proof 2 Pesos Oro, 1923, P-362p1. PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 63 with comment “Printer’s Annotation” (Cert # 8060193-024). ABNC. Rare early series.��������������� Est. $350-700 163 163 Banco de la Republica, 1929, Unique Alteration Proof 1 Peso Oro Specimen Banknote andApproval ProofVignette. Bogota, Colombia... Lot of 2 pieces, includes 1929, 1 Peso Large Die Proof used a model for alteration changes to be marked, P-380 Unlisted Progress Proof printed in blue without undertint, General Santander at left, Bolivar at right, blank back, Plate # 65791, bottom marked “Alter as marked + modelled on yellow, 4/25/(19)40 G.S.”, and 1929 date crossed out and 1940 written; and Unique Large Die Proof of portrait of General Santander, approval signatures and production department notations, back has hand written “June 19, (19)29, Engraved by Edwin Gunn from original photo for Banco de Republica Colombia” with 2 different purple time hand stamps on back dated June 20 & 21, 1929, Choice to Gem Uncirculated condition. ABNC. (2) ���������������������������������������������� Est. $300-500 164 164 Banco de la Republica. 1947 Specimen Banknote. Colombia. 1947 Specimen 20 Pesos, P-392cs. Both graded PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 64. ABNC. �������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $130-260 165 165 Banco de Oriente, 1900, Issued Note. Colombia.... Issued 1 Peso, 2.1.1900, P-S697, Series E, black handstamp on reverse, About Fine.������������������������������������� Est. $75-150 166 166 Banco de Oriente, 1887, Issued Note. Colombia.... Issued 10 Peso, 25.2.1887, P-S699, Series O, faded handstamp on reverse, Choice VG to Fine.����� Est. $110-220 167 167 Banco de Oriente, 1900, Issued Note. Colombia…. Issued 100 Peso, 5.3.1900, P-S701, Series U, partial handstamps on reverse, Choice VG to Fine. ���� Est. $140-280 168 168 Banco Hipotecario. 1881 (1883). Unique Approval Face Proof Pair & Back Proof. Colombia. Lot of 2 proofs, includes an uncut pair of obverse proofs, and a single reverse proof, both for the 10 Pesos, 1881, P-S512p, with wide margins and various printer annotations and approval signatures. The obverse proof pair is printed on india paper that is unmounted and a single example of the proof back printed on india paper on thin card with large margins. The obverse pair is AU to Unc. with an internal tear that is archivally repaired and not visible and the back proof is Uncirculated or better. Extremely attractive green colored note rare in this format. ABNC (2)Est. $500-750