Archives International Auctions (AIA) is about to hold a Public Auction of Chinese, U.S. and Worldwide Banknotes, Coins and Scripophily in 2 sessions on April 11, 2017:
- SESSION 1 (Lots 1 to 688): Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes & Coins – Beginning at 10:30 A.M.
- SESSION 2 (Lots 689 to 994): U.S. Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins, Security Printing Ephemera & Historic Ephemera beginning no earlier than 6:00 PM Local Time after the completion of Session 1.
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On behalf of the entire Archives International Auctions team, welcome to the 40th auction we have held over the last 10 years. We are excited to offer close to 1,000 lots of numismatic material featuring additional gems from the Alexander I. Pogrebetsky Family Archives of rare Chinese banknotes as well as an impressive variety of U.S. and Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, and Scripophily.
Some of the many foreign highlights of the auction include over 200 lots of Chinese banknotes and coins; a $1 Deutsch-Asiatische Bank, 1907 “Peking” Branch rarity; a 1913-17, 2 Gold Fen, Russo-Asiatic Bank in Kuld’sha Chugchak & Kashgar issued rarity; a $50 Russo-Chinese Bank, 1909 “Shanghai” Branch Color Trial Specimen Banknote rarity – as well as numerous other Chinese banknote rarities.
Japan is represented by 25 coins from an old-time collection; A large group of Thomas De La Rue modern specimens are being offered with many never seen before in this format as well as essay varieties.
Additional Foreign coins include many Middle East coins from an advanced collector including rare varieties from Egypt; Iraq; Jordan; Kuwait; Palestine; Qatar as well as numerous worldwide coins.
Worldwide banknotes include desirable items from Canada; Danish West Indies; Bhutan; Malaysia and literally hundreds of rare and desirable notes rarely seen at auction.
Sale 40 Auction Highlights
Lot 102: Russo-Asiatic Bank in Kuld’sha Chugchak & Kashgar, 1913-1917, Issued Banknote
Lot 653: Jordan, Hussein bin Talal, 1952-1999 Pattern 1/2 Dinar
Lot 758: American Bank Note Company, 1871 Stock Certificate Rarity
Lot 848: Patriotic Bank of Washington, 18xx (ca. 1830s) Proof Obsolete Banknote
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We are constantly seeking consignments of U.S., Chinese and Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, Scripophily, Security Printing Ephemera, Historic Documents and Ephemera and Philatelic material including Postal History for our upcoming 2017 auctions. Please contact us to discuss your participation in our future sale.
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