AIA Sale 66 U.S., Chinese & WW Banknotes, Scripophily & Ephemera

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ARCHIVES INTERNATIONAL AUCTIONS – Sale 66
U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Historic Financial Ephemera and Security Printing Ephemera
Featuring Part 1 of the Allen Berk Collection and Additional Consignments and Estate Collections


TO BE SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION
FRIDAY, APRIL 23rd, 2021: Lots 1 to 1168 in 3 Sessions
Session 1 – Lots 1 to 390 beginning at 11:00 AM EST
Chinese & Asian Banknotes from China to Thailand and World Banknotes from Algeria to French West Africa

Session 2 – Lots 391 to 750 beginning no earlier than 3:00 PM EST after Session 1 is Complete
World Banknotes from German East Africa to Zambia; U.S. Colonial, Obsolete, Confederate, Large Size, Small Size, National Banknotes, Depression Scrip, and U.S. Federal Bonds & Documents

Session 3 – Lots 751 to 1168 beginning no earlier than 6:00 PM EST
after Session 2 is Complete
Security Printing Ephemera, Historic Financial Ephemera and U.S. & World Scripophily

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Bank of China, 1934 –Tientsin” Issue Banknote Pair.1 - Bank of China, 1934 –Tientsin” Issue Banknote Pair.
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Tientsin, China. 1934, Lot of 2 notes, Both are 10 Yuan, P-73a (S/M#C294-194), Both issued, Both PMG graded, Very Fine 30 NET with note of internal t
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Estimate : 120.00 - 240.00
 
 
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Bank of China. 1940 "Chungking" Issue Banknote.2 - Bank of China. 1940 "Chungking" Issue Banknote.
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China. 1940. 50 Yuan, P-87c, S/M#C294-243b, issued banknote, brown on m/c, SYS at left, back brown, Chungking, s/n on front, S/N L448235A, PMG Graded
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Start Price : 110.00 | Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1914 Issue Banknote.3 - Bank of Communications. 1914 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1914. 50 Yuan, P-116m S/M#C126-73, issued banknote, Purple on m/c, Train going through Shanghai, PMG Graded Choice Uncirculated 64 , ABNC.
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Estimate : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1914 "Shanghai" Issue High Grade Sequential Banknote Pair.4 - Bank of Communications. 1914 "Shanghai" Issue High Grade Sequential Banknote Pair.
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China. Lot of 2 sequential notes, Both are 1914. 5 Yuan, P-117n, S/M#C126-93a, issued banknotes, Shanghai, black signature and Overprints, Brown on m/
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Start Price : 140.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 325.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1914 "Tientsin Branch" 5 Yuan Issue Banknote.5 - Bank of Communications. 1914 "Tientsin Branch" 5 Yuan Issue Banknote.
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China. 1914. 5 Yuan, P-117s1, S/M#C126-96, issued banknote, Tientsin, red sign. Seals, S/N P533763, PMG Graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ, ABNC. Scarce n
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Start Price : 425.00 | Estimate : 600.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1914 Issue Banknote.6 - Bank of Communications. 1914 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1914. 5 Yuan, P-117n, S/M#C126-93a, issued banknote, Shanghai, black sign. & ovpt., PMG Graded Gem Unc 66 EPQ, ABNC.
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Estimate : 130.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications, 1914 5 Yuan Group.7 - Bank of Communications, 1914 5 Yuan Group.
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China. 1914, Lot of 6 notes, all are 1914, 5 Yuan notes, Includes Chungking, P-117e, Fine; Shanghai, 117n (2), CU condition; Shanghai, P-117o (2), blu
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Estimate : 160.00 - 280.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1914 "Shanghai" Issue High Grade Sequential Banknote Pair.8 - Bank of Communications. 1914 "Shanghai" Issue High Grade Sequential Banknote Pair.
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China. Lot of 2 sequential notes: Both are 1914. 10 Yuan, P-118q, S/M#C126-115b, issued banknotes, Shanghai, blue-black signatures and overprints, Red
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Start Price : 160.00 | Estimate : 230.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1914 "Shanghai" Issue Banknote.9 - Bank of Communications. 1914 "Shanghai" Issue Banknote.
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China. 1914. 100 Yuan, P-120c, S/M#C126-126, issued banknote, Shanghai, Train over bridge in middle, back purple with locomotive facing 3/4 forward, P
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimate : 90.00 - 140.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications, 1927 –Shanghai” Issue Banknote Pair.10 - Bank of Communications, 1927 –Shanghai” Issue Banknote Pair.
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Shanghai, China. 1927. Lot of 2 notes, Includes China, 1 Yuan, P-145Ac (S/M#C126-193), Issued banknote, blue on m/c with train, back blue, PMG graded
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1935 Issue Banknote.11 - Bank of Communications. 1935 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1935. 1 Yuan, P-153, S/M#C126-241, issued banknote, PMG Graded Gem Unc 66 EPQ, TDLR.
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Start Price : 140.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1935 Issue Banknote.12 - Bank of Communications. 1935 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1935. 5 Yuan, P-154a, S/M#C126-242, issued banknote, Dark green on m/c, junk in middle, back dark green with hillside pagoda, S/N D340119P, PMG
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Estimate : 80.00 - 140.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1935 Issue Banknote.13 - Bank of Communications. 1935 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1935. 10 Yuan, P-155, S/M#C126-243, issued banknote, PMG Graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ, TDLR.
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 80.00 - 140.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1941 Issue Banknote.14 - Bank of Communications. 1941 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1941. 5 Yuan, P-157, S/M#C126-251, issued banknote, PMG Graded Gem Unc 66 EPQ, CMPA.
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Bank of Communications. 1941 Issue Banknote.15 - Bank of Communications. 1941 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1941. 10 Yuan, P-159a, S/M#C126-254, issued banknote, s/n on front and back, PMG Graded Choice Uncirculated 64 , DTBC.
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Estimate : 70.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China. 1928 Issue Banknote.16 - Central Bank of China. 1928 Issue Banknote.
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Shanghai, China. 1928. 100 Dollars, P-199f, S/M#C300-44a, issued banknote, Shanghai, sign. #7 in purple, S/N SC697064Z, PMG Graded Choice Uncirculated
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 140.00 - 250.00
 
 
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"Safe Conduct Pass" Appearing as Central Bank of China 1936 Issue on Face.17 - "Safe Conduct Pass" Appearing as Central Bank of China 1936 Issue on Face.
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China, (1936 on face), 1 Yuan, P-212A Unlisted color, (S/M#C300-93X), Issued "Pass for Nanking Military Government", SYS at right with ora...
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Start Price : 325.00 | Estimate : 500.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China. 1936 "Top Pop" Issue Banknote.18 - Central Bank of China. 1936 "Top Pop" Issue Banknote.
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China. 1936. 50 Yuan, P-219a, S/M#C300-103a, issued banknote, sign. #11, Brown and blue on m/c, SYS at left, red on light blue underprint, PMG Graded
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Start Price : 240.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China. 1936 Issue Banknote.19 - Central Bank of China. 1936 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1936. 100 Yuan, P-220a, S/M#C300-104a, issued banknote, sign. #11 in purple, PMG Graded Gem Unc 66 EPQ, W&S.
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 140.00 - 260.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China. 1941 Issue Banknote.20 - Central Bank of China. 1941 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1941. 50 Yuan, P-242a, S/M#C300-166, issued banknote, Green with temple on right, back brown, S/N C/A 549045, PMG Graded Choice Uncirculated 64
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Start Price : 350.00 | Estimate : 450.00 - 750.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China, 1944-45 Issue Banknote Trio.21 - Central Bank of China, 1944-45 Issue Banknote Trio.
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China. 1944-45, Lot of 3 notes, Includes 1944, 500 Yuan, P-265, 2 examples of 1945, 500 Yuan, P-284, PMG graded Choice VF35 NET and Choice XF 45. Attr
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China. 1945 Issue Banknote.22 - Central Bank of China. 1945 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1945. 2500 Yuan, P-304, S/M#C300-274, issued banknote, Blue on light green, SYS at left, back blue-green, S/N AL646441, PMG Graded About Uncirc
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Start Price : 375.00 | Estimate : 500.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China, 1947 Issue Banknote.23 - Central Bank of China, 1947 Issue Banknote.
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China, 1947, 10,000 Yuan, P-322 (S/M#300-311), Issued banknote, Lilac-brown on m/c with SYS at left, back brown, PMG graded Choice About Uncirculated
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Estimate : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China, 1948 "CGU" Issue Color Trial Specimen.24 - Central Bank of China, 1948 "CGU" Issue Color Trial Specimen.
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China, 1948. 10,000 CGU's, P-363s1 and P-363s2 Unlisted Color Trials (Not listed on PMG holders). Uniface Front and Back "Specimens", ...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimate : 600.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China. 1948. Uniface Front and Back Proof Notes Printed on Planchetted Security Bank25 - Central Bank of China. 1948. Uniface Front and Back Proof Notes Printed on Planchetted Security Bank
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China. 1948. 5000 Customs Gold Units, P-360p1 and p2, uniface proof banknote pair, Blue without underprint, SYS on top middle and bank building on bac
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Estimate : 230.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China. 1948 Issue Banknote.26 - Central Bank of China. 1948 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1948. 25000 Customs Gold Units, P-366, S/M#C301-72, issued banknote, PMG Graded Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ, CPF.
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Start Price : 130.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China, 1948 Unreleased Design Uniface Proof Front.27 - Central Bank of China, 1948 Unreleased Design Uniface Proof Front.
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China, 1948, 50,000 CGU, P-369A, Proof banknote, Purple, SYS center, back blank, Printed on banknote paper, This note design and type was printed but
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Estimate : 250.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China, 1948 Essay Uniface Front and Back Specimen Banknote Pair Long Letters Variety28 - Central Bank of China, 1948 Essay Uniface Front and Back Specimen Banknote Pair Long Letters Variety
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China, 1948. 250,000 C.G.U. Series 00-A. P-Unlisted S/M#C301-86. "Front and Back Printer's Design". This note has the vertical Chinese...
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Estimate : 1,200.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China, Unlisted Essay Banknote, 1949 Gold Yuan Issue.29 - Central Bank of China, Unlisted Essay Banknote, 1949 Gold Yuan Issue.
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China. 1949. 50,000 Gold Yuan. Series 1A. P-Unlisted (PMG gave it the designation of S/M#C302). Uniface front and back specimen banknotes in green. CK
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Start Price : 1,200.00 | Estimate : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
 
 
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Central Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.30 - Central Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.
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China, 1949, 500,000 Yuan, P-423 (S/M#302-73), Block 1-Z, Issued banknote, Greenish-black on m/c with CKS at right, PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 64
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Estimate : 120.00 - 240.00
 
 
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Farmers Bank of China. 1935 Issue Banknote.31 - Farmers Bank of China. 1935 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1935. 10 Yuan, P-459a, S/M#C290-32, issued banknote, PMG Graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ, TDLR.
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Estimate : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Farmers Bank of China. 1936 Issue Banknote.32 - Farmers Bank of China. 1936 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1936. 50 Cents, P-460, S/M#C290-40, issued banknote, PMG Graded Choice Uncirculated 64 , TDLR.
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Estimate : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Farmers Bank of China. 1937 Issue Banknote.33 - Farmers Bank of China. 1937 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1937. 10 Cents, P-461, S/M#C290-50, issued banknote, PMG Graded Gem Unc 66 EPQ, TYPC.
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Start Price : 85.00 | Estimate : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Industrial Development Bank of China. 1928 "Tientsin Branch" Issue Banknote.34 - Industrial Development Bank of China. 1928 "Tientsin Branch" Issue Banknote.
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China. 1928. 20 Cents, P-500b, S/M#C235-21b, issued banknote, Tientsin, PMG Graded Choice Very Fine 35 with comment "Pieces Missing, Stained&qu...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 180.00 - 280.00
 
 
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Industrial Development Bank of China, 1928 "Tientsin" Branch Issue.35 - Industrial Development Bank of China, 1928 "Tientsin" Branch Issue.
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Tientsin, China. 1928. 20 Cents, P-500b, (S/M#C245-21c), Issued banknote, Purple, Temple of Heaven at center on back, S/N T234173, BEPP, PMG Graded Ch
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Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Bank of Territorial Development, 1916 "Changchun" Issue Banknote.36 - Bank of Territorial Development, 1916 "Changchun" Issue Banknote.
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China. 1916, 10 Cents, P-578a, S/M#C156-40b, Issue Banknote, Brown with sheep at left, back blue, S/N 238640 Block B, PMG graded Choice AU 58. (From t
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Estimate : 250.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Ching Chao / Kiangsi" Issue Banknote.37 - Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Ching Chao / Kiangsi" Issue Banknote.
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Ching Chao / Kiangsi, China, 1915, 50 Coppers, P-602e, (S/M#T183-4h), Issued banknote, Light Blue on orange-red border, Temple at left, Temple of Heav
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Start Price : 160.00 | Estimate : 230.00 - 375.00
 
 
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Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Ching Chao / Kiangsi" Issue.38 - Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Ching Chao / Kiangsi" Issue.
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Ching Chao / Kiangsi, China, 1915, 50 Coppers, P-602e, (S/M#T183-4h), Issued banknote, Red on blue underprint, Temple at left, Temple of Heaven at rig
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Estimate : 130.00 - 260.00
 
 
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Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Peking" Issue.39 - Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Peking" Issue.
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Peking, China, 1915, 50 Coppers, P-602k, (S/M#T183-4K), Issued banknote, Red on blue underprint, Temple at left, Temple of Heaven at right, S/N A78517
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Estimate : 90.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Honan" Issue.40 - Market Stabilization Currency Bureau, 1915 "Honan" Issue.
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Honan, China, 1915, 100 Coppers, P-603e, (S/M#T183-5e), Issued banknote, Dark green on orange underprint, Temple at left, Temple of Heaven at right, S
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimate : 500.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Market Stabilization Currency Bureau. 1922 Issue Banknote.41 - Market Stabilization Currency Bureau. 1922 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1922. 10 Coppers, P-609, S/M#T183-40, issued banknote, Ching Chao, PMG Graded Choice About Unc 58 EPQ with comment "As Made Ink", B...
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Estimate : 130.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Interest Bearing Treasury Note. 1919 Issue Banknote.42 - Interest Bearing Treasury Note. 1919 Issue Banknote.
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China. 1919. 1/2 Yuan, P-626a, S/M#T185-1a, issued banknote, PMG Graded Choice Uncirculated 64 , BEPP. The highest graded example previous to this one
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Start Price : 230.00 | Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Peoples Bank of China, 1948 Issue Banknote Rarity.43 - Peoples Bank of China, 1948 Issue Banknote Rarity.
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China, 1948, 1000 Yuan, P-810a1 S/M#C282-14, Issued banknote, Gray violet, Farmer plowing with horses at left, back, brown, Temple of Heaven in middle
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Estimate : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
 
 
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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.44 - Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.
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China, 1949, 500 Yuan, P-846a, (S/M#C282-54), Issued banknote, Green on light green underprint, Tractor plowing field at left, Block 123, S/N 9669713
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Estimate : 450.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.45 - Peoples Bank of China, 1949 Issue Banknote.
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China. 10,000 Yuan, P-854c, S/M#C282-66, Issued banknote, Dark green on light green and light yellow, Roman Numeral Block 234, S/N 18453270, PMG grad
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Estimate : 350.00 - 550.00
 
 
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Peoples Bank of China, 1956 "Open Star" Watermark Banknote.46 - Peoples Bank of China, 1956 "Open Star" Watermark Banknote.
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China, 1956, 1 Yuan, P-871, S/M#C283-40, Issued banknote, "Open Star" Watermark, Block 418, S/N 8755168, PMG graded Choice Extremely Fine ...
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Start Price : 180.00 | Estimate : 280.00 - 450.00
 
 
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Peoples Bank, 1960 1 Yuan Issue Banknote.47 - Peoples Bank, 1960 1 Yuan Issue Banknote.
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China, 1960, 1 Yuan, P-874c, S/N 65580094 Block 47, PMG graded Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ, Attractive note.
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Estimate : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Peoples Bank, 1960 2 Yuan Issued Banknote.48 - Peoples Bank, 1960 2 Yuan Issued Banknote.
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China, 1960, 2 Yuan, P-875a, issued banknote, Black on dark green and m/c, Man working on lathe, S/N 6883959 Block 491, Wmk: Stars, PMG graded Choice
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Start Price : 280.00 | Estimate : 350.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Peoples Bank, 1960 2 Yuan Issued Banknote.49 - Peoples Bank, 1960 2 Yuan Issued Banknote.
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China, 1960, 2 Yuan, P-875a, issued banknote, Black on dark green and m/c, Man working on lathe, S/N 6898550 Block 491, Wmk: Stars, PMG graded Choice
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Estimate : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Bank of Taiwan. ND (1904) Issue Banknote.50 - Bank of Taiwan. ND (1904) Issue Banknote.
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China. ND (1904). 1 Yen, P-1911, S/M#T70-10, issued banknote, PMG Graded .
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Estimate : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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