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 26 December 9-10,2020 Archives International Auctions 155 155 Banque de France. 1918-1930. Lot of 6 Issued Notes. France. Lot includes six, 5 Franc notes with different dates (1918, 1927, 1928, 1930). P-72a; 72d (4). VF to Choice VF. (6)�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $60-120 156 156 Banque de France. 13-7-1939. Issued Notgeld Note. France. July 13, 1939, Issued 50 Francs. P-85b. Ceres and Park of Versailles at left, Crisp Choice VF condition. Scarce note in high condition. ����������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $70-160 157 157 Banque de France. 1980-1995. Lot of 4 Issued Notes. France... Lot includes a quartet of 20 Francs notes. P-151a (3); P-151h. one AU, the rest F-VF. (4) Est. $30-60 France 158 158 Bon De La Defense Nationale, 1918 I/C Circulating Bond France, 1918. French National Defense 100 Francs Issued Bond for National Defense in French, Brown text with brown border printed on tan paper. Stamp at bottom right, writing in blue at bottom margin. Fine condition with some splitting along fold lines. This 1918 bond was issued during the First World War to help finance the war effort, as it was lasting longer than anticipated. This national loan, also called the “liberator” loan, raised 55 billion francs through multiple propaganda posters. �������������������������������������������� Est. $40-70 French Pacific Territories 159 159 French Administration, Institut D’Emission D’Outre-Mer, ND ca.1996 Proof Back Essay Banknote. French Pacific Territories, 1996, 5000 Francs, P-3 Unlisted Progress Back Proof printed in black on light blue paper, no signatures or color underprint, Intaglio printed, large margins, Choice to Gem Uncirculated. Extremely rare in this format. ��������������������������������������������������������� Est. $140-250 Germany 160 160 Actiengesellschaft Norddeutsche Steingutfabrik. ND (ca. 1914). Lot of 4 Issued Notgeld Emergency Notes. Germany. 1914. Lot includes a quartet of 3, 4, 5, and 10 Mark Notgeld, all hand numbered, with signature validations, corner cut-canceled, the 10 Mark also with POC, uniface. VF-XF, some staining. The North German faience AG is one of the two oldest manufacturer of ceramic tiles in Germany. (4)�������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $75-110 161 161 Annen. Die Sparkasse in Annen, 1914. Lot of 3 Issued Notgeld Notes. Germany. 1914. The Savings Bank in Annen. Lot includes a trio of uniface 50 Pfennig, 2 Mark, and 3 Mark Notgeld, all with handstamp and signature validations, but also later hand stamped “Cassiert.” (cashed) with 3 POCs on each note. The 3 Mark low s/n .8. Fine to Choice VF. (3) ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ Est. $90-130 162 162 Biebrich am Rhein, Segeberg, & Sorau. 1918. Lot of 7 Issued Emergency Notgeld Banknotes. Germany. Lot of 7 notes, includes notes from Biebrich am Rhein a trio of 5, 10 and 20 Mark Notgeld, all with POCs, issued by KALLE & Co; from Segeberg a pair of 20 and 50 Mark; and from Sorau a pair of 5 and 20 Mark Notgeld, uniface other than round validation handstamp on back. VF to AU. (7) ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������Est. $100c-160