Archives International Auctions Sale 63 U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera and Historic Ephemera December 9th & 10th 2020

Archives International Auctions - Sale 63 14 December 9-10,2020 Archives International Auctions 82 82 Central Bank of China, 1948 Essay Specimen Banknote. China, 1948. 250,000 C.G.U. Series 00-A. P-Unlisted (PMG designated P-374pd1 and pd2) or “Front and Back Printer’s Design” which is similar to “Essay Design”. This note has the vertical Chinese characters on face below portrait with each letter surrounded by white area. Uniface front and back specimen banknotes in brown-orange. SYS in center top on face and bank building on back. Red Chinese specimen overprint, “00000” serial numbers and POC on face and “Specimen” overprint on back. Top of note has “8-19-48” and “L-302-F” for the face and “L-302-B” for the back”. The face and back are both PMG graded Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ. SBNC. Rare essay banknote. (2)������������������Est. $1000-2000 83 83 Bank of China. 1979. Lot of 5 Issued Notes. China…. Lot includes a set of foreign exchange certificates in denominations of 0.10, 0.50, 1, 5, and 10 Yuan, colorful scenic views at front, English and Chinese text at back. P-FX1; FX2; FX3; FX4; FX5. Fine to VF. (5)���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $30-50 84 84 Various Issuers in China. ND (ca. 1940s-1960s). Lot of 21 Issued Notes. China.... Lot includes a diverse assortment of issues by the Japanese Military in China (8); bonds, lottery tickets, & savings certificates (6); and Hell Bank Notes, including one featuring President Lyndon Johnson (7). P-M8; M10; M12; M16; M21; M30; J12; J24 and others. VF to Unc. 921) ���������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $60-120 China - Japanese Influence 85 85 Federal Reserve Bank of China, ND (1945) Issue Banknote. China, 1000 Yuan, P-J91c, S/M#C286-94, Green, Great Wall of China, back green, Block <20> S/N 0970535, Choice VF to XF with bright colors, sharp corners and large even margins. ����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $80-160 China - Taiwan 86 86 China. Bank of Taiwan, ND (1904) Issue Banknote Pair Taiwan….. Lot of 2 Issued notes, Both are 1 Yen, P-1911, S/M#70-10, issued banknotes, black on light yellow-orange underprint, facing dragons bottom and cockerels at top, both in Choice Fine to VF condition. Attractive pair (2)����������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $200-400 87 87 Bank of Taiwan Limited. ND (1932). Lot of 3 Issued Notes. China….. Lot includes a trio of 10 Yen banknotes. P-1927. VF. (3) ���������������������������������������� Est. $130-200 88 88 Bank of Taiwan Limited. 1933-1944. Lot of 5 Issued Notes. China…. Lot includes a quintet of 1 Yen banknotes, three with serial and block numbers, two with only block numbers. P-1925a (3); 1925b (2). VF or better. (5) ���������������������������������� Est. $70-140 89 89 Bank of Taiwan, 1944 Issued Banknote Assortment Taiwan, China... Lot of 7 issued notes, all 1 Yen, P-1925b, issued notes with black, green, and orange on front, green and orange on back. All are in Fine to VF+ condition. 7 pieces. ����������� Est. $35-60