AIA Sale #47 March 13th, 2018 - U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily and Coins

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Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 in 2 Sessions
U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily and Coins
Lots 1 to 973
SESSION 1 – Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Coins & Scripophily
Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 (Lots 1 to 576) beginning at 10:30 AM Local Time

SESSION 2 – U.S. Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins, Security Printing Ephemera & Historic Ephemera
Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 (Lots 577 to 973) beginning no earlier than 4:00 PM Local Time

On behalf of the entire Archives International Auctions team, I would like to personally welcome you to our 47th auction we have held over the last ten years. We are excited to offer over 950 lots of rare and desirable U.S. & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily and Coins in our first auction of 2018.

Included in the sale are consignments from numerous estates and longtime collections with many items having never been offered previously at auction. Included in the sale is a desirable selection of U.S., Chinese and Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins, and Security Printing Ephemera.

We are offering over 130 lots of Chinese Banknotes and Scripophily. Some of the highlights of the Chinese section include a 1912, Bank of China “Peking” Branch issue rarity, possibly the finest known; 4 attractive examples of the Kiangse Government Bank, 1907 Dollar Issue; and an outstanding Peiyang Tientsin Bank, ND (ca.1910) 5 Tael Issue and dozens of other rare and desirable notes. Chile is highlighted by 2 Specimen examples of the extremely rare bank, Banco Agricola, ca.1870, 1 and 5 Pesos notes that are only known in Proof form with no issued examples known and is unpriced in the SCWPM; A very attractive offering of 30 different Colombia Proof banknotes, ca.1886 to 1951, are offered, most in Gem Uncirculated condition; a lovely 1905 Danish West Indies, 10 Francs face proof is offered and the French banknote offering includes an exceptional assortment of Siege Notes.

An exceptional offering of Iran, Bank Markazi specimens, ca.1971 to 1982 issues, of over 30 different varieties, many unlisted in Specimen format will highlight the sale. Hundreds of additional worldwide notes are sure to attract attention of the beginning to serious collector as well as dealers with many single notes to large group lots that are fresh to the marketplace and have never been offered in auction previously. Another major highlight of the auction is a presentation specimen booklet of the 1982 to 1989, U.A.E. Currency Board set of 6 different Specimen notes from BW&C, many in choice to Gem condition and rare in this format. Philippines includes an exceptional aBangko Sentral ng Philippines, 1998 Commemorative 100,000 Piso Banknote as well as numerous early issues. The first session ends with 45 lots of Ancient and World Coins with many desirable coins included.

The second session includes U.S. coins, Banknotes, Scripophily and Security Printing Ephemera. Highlights include many proof obsolete notes from the Silver City Collection we offered in 2010-2011 with many rare notes never seen before that sale. The Scripophily section is highlighted by an Alaska Gold and Silver Mining Company, 1878 Stock Certificate, issued only 12 years after Seward’s Folly of his purchasing Alaska from the Russians in 1867; an extremely early and rare 1904 Ford Motor Company of Canada is offered as well as over 110 lots of issued and specimen railroad stocks and bonds; the Scripophily section includes over 350 lots of rare and interesting bonds and shares with numerous topics that are represented.

We are now working on our Winter and Spring 2018 auctions and are seeking consignments for our upcoming sales. Please contact us to discuss how you may participate in our future auctions. I would like to thank everyone who has participated in our previous sales and has helped make this auction series a resounding success. We are looking forward to another exciting auction and hope you enjoy our current offerings.
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The auction will take place on March 13th, 2018 at AIA's office located at 1580 Lemoine Ave., Suite #7, Fort Lee, NJ 07024 beginning at 10:30 AM for both sessions.
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City of Baltimore, 1819 Cancelled Bond951 - City of Baltimore, 1819 Cancelled Bond
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Baltimore, Maryland. $400 Issued and Cancelled 6% Bond, Black print on simple black border, Company title at top, Fine condition with damage to margin
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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State of Mississippi, 1838 Issued Bond952 - State of Mississippi, 1838 Issued Bond
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Mississippi. $2000 Issued 5% Coupon Bond, Black print on black border, Allegorical figures together under company title with images of Bald Eagles at
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Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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State of Missouri, 1872 Cancelled Bond953 - State of Missouri, 1872 Cancelled Bond
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Missouri. $1000 Issued and Cancelled 6% University Bond, Black print on brown border, Seal of Missouri at top flanked by men mining under company titl
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Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 110.00 - 180.00
 
 
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City of Cincinnati Municipal Bond, 1905 Specimen Bond954 - City of Cincinnati Municipal Bond, 1905 Specimen Bond
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Cincinnati, Ohio. $1,000 Specimen 3 1/2% Specimen Bond "issued for terminal facilities and permanent betterments for the line of railway of Cin...
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Estimates : 450.00 - 750.00
Sold to f***r for (270.00) x 1 = 270.00
 
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Commonwealth of Virginia, 1871 Issued Bond955 - Commonwealth of Virginia, 1871 Issued Bond
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Richmond, Virginia. $66.67 Issued 6% Bond, Blue print on blue border with portraits of men under company title, Fine-VF condition with toning and stai
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Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 110.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Amalgamated Sugar Co., ca.1900-1910 Specimen Stock Certificate.956 - Amalgamated Sugar Co., ca.1900-1910 Specimen Stock Certificate.
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Utah, 19xx (ca.1900-1910), Specimen Stock, Odd Shares, Black on brown border and underprint, Portrait at top center of David Eccles, POC's, SBNC...
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Start Price : 375.00 | Estimates : 450.00 - 750.00
 
 
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Metropolitan Errand & Carrier Express Co., 1856, 100 Shares I/U Stock Certificate, Issued Private Ca957 - Metropolitan Errand & Carrier Express Co., 1856, 100 Shares I/U Stock Certificate, Issued Private Ca
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NY, 100 Shares, I/U, 7.75 x 3.6 inches, Speeding horse drawn wagon top left, Issued stock certificate, Issued to Sam L. Past Jr., AU condition, S/N 16
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Start Price : 475.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Burlington and Mount Pleasant Plank Road Co., 1850 Issued Stock Certificate958 - Burlington and Mount Pleasant Plank Road Co., 1850 Issued Stock Certificate
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Iowa. 1 Share Stock Certificate, Black print on black border on tan paper, Company title at top, Minor toning and splits along fold lines, VG to Fine
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Estimates : 140.00 - 230.00
Sold to e******2 for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Mt. Pleasant, Trenton, Deedsville and Brighton Plank Road & Bridge Co. 1851 Issued Stock Certificate959 - Mt. Pleasant, Trenton, Deedsville and Brighton Plank Road & Bridge Co. 1851 Issued Stock Certificate
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Trenton, Iowa. 1 Share Capital Stock Issued Certificate, Red print on red border on blue paper, Company title at top, Fine-VF condition.
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Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Westminster, Taney-Town, and Emmitsburg Turnpike Road, 1816 Issued Stock Certificate960 - Westminster, Taney-Town, and Emmitsburg Turnpike Road, 1816 Issued Stock Certificate
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Maryland. 1 Share Capital or Joint-Stock of the Presidents, Managers and Company of the Westminster, Taney-Town, and Emmitsburg Turnpike Road, Black p
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Estimates : 110.00 - 200.00
Sold to O******3 for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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Glasgow and Huntsville Plank Road Co., 1855 Issued Stock Certificate961 - Glasgow and Huntsville Plank Road Co., 1855 Issued Stock Certificate
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Missouri. 4 Shares Stock Issued Certificate, Black print on black border printed on blue paper, Large margins, VF-XF condition.
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Start Price : 95.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Bath & Prattsburgh Plank-Road Co., 1852 Issued Stock Certificate962 - Bath & Prattsburgh Plank-Road Co., 1852 Issued Stock Certificate
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New York. 20 Shares Capital Stock Issued Stock Certificate, Black print on black border in small sized certificate, Fine-VF condition.
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Burlington and Utica Plank Road Co., 1850 Issued Stock Certificate963 - Burlington and Utica Plank Road Co., 1850 Issued Stock Certificate
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New York. 5 Shares Capital Stock Issued Stock Certificate, Black print on black border in small sized format, Company title at top, Fine-VF condition.
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Gouverneur, Somerville and Antwerp Plank Road Co., 1852 Issued Stock Certificate964 - Gouverneur, Somerville and Antwerp Plank Road Co., 1852 Issued Stock Certificate
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New York. 1 Share Capital Stock Issued Stock Certificate, Black print on black border printed on blue paper as small sized certificate, Company title
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Trenton and Prospect Plank Road Co. 1852 Issued Stock Certificate965 - Trenton and Prospect Plank Road Co. 1852 Issued Stock Certificate
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New York. 1 Share Capital Stock Issued Stock Certificate, Black print on black border printed on blue paper as small sized certificate, Company title
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Watertown & Sackets Harbor Plank Road Co., 1848 Issued Stock Certificate966 - Watertown & Sackets Harbor Plank Road Co., 1848 Issued Stock Certificate
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New York. 1 Share Capital Stock Issued Stock Certificate, Black print on black border printed on blue paper, Company title at top, Fine-VF condition.
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Start Price : 85.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 180.00
 
 
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Lake and Trumball County Plank Road Co., 1854 Issued Stock Certificate967 - Lake and Trumball County Plank Road Co., 1854 Issued Stock Certificate
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Ohio. 1 Share Capital Stock Issued Stock Certificate, Black print on black border printed on blue paper, Company title at top, Fine-VF condition with
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Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 160.00 - 250.00
 
 
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Newtown & North Hempstead Plank Road Co. 1854 Issued Stock Certificate968 - Newtown & North Hempstead Plank Road Co. 1854 Issued Stock Certificate
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Pennsylvania. 2 Shares Capital Stock Issued Certificate, Black print on black border printed on blue paper, Company title at top, Fine-VF condition wi
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Start Price : 85.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Somerset and Johnstown Plank Road Co., 1852 Stock Certificate.969 - Somerset and Johnstown Plank Road Co., 1852 Stock Certificate.
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Pennsylvania, 1 Share = $25. I/U, black on thick paper, S/N 132, VF condition. Rare Turnpike Certificate.
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Start Price : 85.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Hawaiian Electric Co. Ltd. Specimen Bond.970 - Hawaiian Electric Co. Ltd. Specimen Bond.
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Hawaii, 1924, $1000, 6 % Refunding and Improvement Mortgage Specimen Bond, Coupons attached, Black on blue border and underprint, Vignette of two recl
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Estimates : 375.00 - 550.00
Sold to f***r for (300.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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Northern Texas Electric Co., 1913 Issued Stock Certificate971 - Northern Texas Electric Co., 1913 Issued Stock Certificate
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Texas (Inc. in Maine). 1 Share Common Stock I/U Stock Certificate, Black print on olive green border and under tint, Company title at top with allegor
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Estimates : 60.00 - 110.00
Sold to f***r for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Baxter Electric Light Co., 1884 I/U Stock Certificate.972 - Baxter Electric Light Co., 1884 I/U Stock Certificate.
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New York, NY. 20 Shares, I/U, Green on light beige underprint, early electric light bulb in center, S/N 161, Fine/VF condition with 4 small pin holes
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Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 280.00
 
 
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Scripophily Group of 43 Specimen Electric and Public Utilities Stock and Bond Certificates, ca.1960-973 - Scripophily Group of 43 Specimen Electric and Public Utilities Stock and Bond Certificates, ca.1960-
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Lot of 43 Specimen Electric and Public Utilities stock and bond certificates. Highlights include certificates from Wisconsin Public Service; Pennsylv
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to f***r for (180.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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