Archives International Auctions Auction 78 July 27, 2022 U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Colonial Banknotes, Colonial Fiscal Documents, Historic Ephemera and Security Printing Ephemera

Archives International Auctions - Sale 78 47 July 27, 2022 Archives International Auctions Guyana 256 256 Bank of Guyana, ND (1989) Lot of 4 Specimen Banknotes Guyana, ND (1989). Lot of 4 Specimen Banknotes, Includes: $1, P-21fs, PMG Uncirculated 62 with “printer’s annotations and previously mounted”, Signature #7; $5, P-22es, PMG About Uncirculated 50 with “previously mounted”, Signature #7; $10, P-23ds, PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 with “printer’s annotations and previously mounted”, Signature #7; and, $100, P_28s, PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 with “printer’s annotations and previously mounted.” Sold “AS IS” no returns accepted.” (4). ������������������������������� Est. $250-400 Haiti 257 257 Banque Nationale de la Republique d’Haiti. 1919 “Top Pop” Specimen Banknote Haiti, 1919. 50 Gourdes, P-204s, Specimen Banknote. Dark gray on m/c underprint with portrait of Lysius Felicite Salomon Jeune at center, back dark olive green printing with Haiti Arms at center and 4 lines of text at bottom. S/N 000000 Printer: ABNC. PMG graded Superb Gem Uncirculated 68 EPQ with comment “ printer’s annotations”. This is the highest graded note out of 21 graded notes in the PMG census. ����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $300-600 Hawaii 259 259 Hawaiian Government, ND (ca.1880s), Specimen Bond Coupon Hawaii, ND (ca.1880s). $3 Specimen Bond Coupon, Black on brown underprint with red specimen overprints and POC’s, S/N 26/0000, Printer: ABNC, PMG graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ. ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $120-240 Honduras 260 260 Banco Central de Honduras, 1951-57 “Top Pop” Issue Banknote Honduras. 1951-57. 100 Lempiras, P-49a, Issued banknote, Yellow on face, S/N A111329 - Without Security Thread, PMG graded Very Fine 25. Printer: W&S. Tied with 2 others as highest graded out of 4 graded in the PMG census. ������������������������������������������ Est. $250-450 Hawaiian Government 258 258 HawaiianGovernment Stock 0 1882 Specimen Bond Rarity Hawaii, 1882. $100 Specimen 6% Coupon Bond, Black text with ornate brown border and undertint, Coat of arms of the Kingdom of Hawaii depicted at top center, King Kalakaua at left. Red specimen overprints, 0000 serial numbers, and POCs. VF condition with archival reinforced folds. Coupons feature a depiction of Kapi’olani. VF condition, ABNC. Extremely scarce bond which pre-dates the 1887 Constitution of the Kingdom of Hawaii, which sought to strip the Hawaiian monarchy of much of its authority, initiating a transfer of power to American, European and native Hawaiian elites. It became known as the Bayonet Constitution for the use of intimidation by the armed militia which forced King Kalākaua to sign it or be deposed. ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $3500-5000