Archives International Auctions Auction 81 December 15th & 16th 2022

Archives International Auctions - Sale 81 39 December 15, 2022 Archives International Auctions 185 185 Republic of Ireland, 1866-1867 Fenian Brotherhood Unissued $20 Bond Ireland. 1866-1867, $20, Partially issued with large margins, Black on green underprint, portrait of “Barry” at lower left and “Montgomery” at lower right with dramatic eagle on mountain in middle, small red seal at left with clover leaf, S/N 43505- 4505, back green, printed by Continental Bank Note Co., Choice to Gem Uncirculated or better with bright colors, crisp paper, and sharp corners. The Fenian Brotherhood were a committed group of Irish nationalists who attempted an unsuccessful rebellion in the 1860s. Their leaders continued to harass the British for years and help inspire and participate in the eventual successful rebellion against Britain in the early 20th century. ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $900-1800 Israel 186 186 Government of Israel, ND (1952), Issued Banknote Israel, ND (1952). 50 Pruta, P-10c, Issued Banknote, Red on orange underprint, S/N 469374 0109/G, PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ ���������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $100-200 187 187 Bank of Israel, 1958/5718 High Grade Issued Banknote Pair Israel, 1958/5718. lot of 2 Issued banknotes, Includes: 1 Lira, P-30b, Blue on multicolor underprint, S/N 525879 B/6, Red S/N, With Security Thread, PMG graded Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ, Printer: JEZ; and 10 Lirot, P-32b, Purple on multicolor underprint, S/N 286574 N/4, Watermark: Scientist, Red S/N, PMG graded Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ, Printer: TDLR. (2) ����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $160-280 188 188 Bank of Israel, 1960 / 5720 “Top Pop” Issue Banknote Israel. 1960 / 5720. 50 Lirot, P-33d, Issued banknote, Brown and multicolor, S/N 823307 D/2, Green S/N, Watermark: Boy & Girl, PMG graded Superb Gem Uncirculated 67 EPQ. Printer: JEZ. This note is tied for highest graded out of 289 notes listed in the PMG census. Est. $450-750 189 189 Bank of Israel. 1968/5728. 5 Lirot “Top Pop” Issue Banknote Israel, 1968/5728. 5 Lirot, P-34a, Issued Banknote. Gray-green and blue on m/c underprint with Albert Einstein at right. S/N 85129475 A/0 with watermark of Einstein. Printer: JEZ. PMG graded Superb Gem Uncirculated 68 EPQ. Tied with 16 other notes out of 253 graded in the PMG census as highest graded. �������������������������������������������������� Est. $300-600 Italy 190 190 Banca D’Italia, Group of 31 Issued Banknotes from Italy, ca. 1930- 80s Italy, ca. 1930-80s. Lot includes 31 Issued banknotes from Italian banks, highlights include Regno d’Italia Biglietto di Stato: 10 Lire, P-25 (2); Repubblica Italiana - Biglietto di Stato: 50 Lire, P-91; Banca d’Italia: 50 Lire, P-64; and 1000 Lire, P-109a (2). All are in Fine to CU condition. (31) ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Est. $75-150