Archives International Auctions Sale 66 April 23, 2021 U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Historic Financial Ephemera and Security Printing Ephemera

Archives International Auctions - Sale 66 17 April 23, 2021 Archives International Auctions 116 116 Provincial Bank of Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Issue Banknote. Three Eastern Provinces, China, 1929. $1, P-S2962a (S/M#T214-190c), Issued banknote, Black on m/c, PMG graded Extremely Fine 40. scarce in this high of grade. Red serial numbers, ABNC. Only 2 examples were found in the PMG census, with this being the highest graded. (From the Allen Berk Collection) �������������������������������������������������� Est. $300-500 117 117 Provincial Bank of the Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Issue Specimen. Three Eastern Provinces, China. November 1929. 10 Yuan, P-S2964s1, (S/M #T214-192a). Specimen banknote, Green and m/c face with pavilion by pool in center and green back. Red specimen overprint, “00000” serial numbers and POC’s. PMG graded Choice About Uncirculated 58 EPQ with large even margin, sharp corner and bright colors. ABNC. ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $450-750 118 118 New Fu-Tien Bank. 1929 Issue Banknote. China. 1929. 5 Dollars, P-S2997a, S/M#Y67-2, issued banknote, PMG Graded About Uncirculated 50 with comment “Minor Stains”, ABNC. This is the highest graded out of 9 notes by far. The next highest is in VF condition. First time offered at auction. ���������������������������������������������������� Est. $500-750 119 119 New Fu-Tien Bank, 1929 Issue Banknote. China, 1929, $50, P-S2999a (S/M#Y67-4), Issued banknote, Green and m/c, S/N C039483, PMG graded Choice Fine 15 NET with note of rust and foreign substance in small spot on back. Scarce high value. ABNC. (From the Allen Berk Collection) ���������������������������������������������������� Est. $180-280 120 120 Yunnan Provincial Bank, 1949 Issue Banknote China, 1949, 1 Silver Yuan, P-S3024b, Red on light blue, with hand stamped Seal and Additional Overprint. PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 64. HKPA �������������������������������������������������������� Est. $180-280 CHINA - Communist Banks 121 121 Bank of Shansi Chahar & Hopei, 1946 Issue Banknote China. 1946, 100 Yuan, P-S3192, S/M#C168-92, Issued banknote, Red on yellow underprint, back brown, S/N I764485, PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 63. ��������������������������������������������� Est. $240-375 122 122 Pei Hai Bank of China, 1942 “Chiaotung” Issue Banknote. China. 1942, 1 Yuan, P-S3552A, S/M#P21-5, Issued banknote, green with red overprints, back blue, S/N 0245258, PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 63. this is the third highest out of 8 graded in the PMG Census. Only 2 previous auction appearance according to Track and Price over the last 10 years. Another scarce Chinese banknote. ���������������������� Est. $300-500 123 123 Tung Pei Bank of China, 1948 Issue Banknote. China. 1948, 50,000 Yuan, P-S3763 (S/M#T213-57), Issued banknote, Gray-black on Blue underprint, Block DT, PMG graded Very Fine 25 with the appearance of a Choice VF note, attractive note. (From the Allen Berk Collection) ���������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $230-350