AIA XXXI February 2016 Auction

Auction Details

Rare U.S. & Worldwide Banknotes, Scripophily & Security Printing Ephemera - February 23rd, 2016 in Fort Lee, NJ at 10:30 AM
The auction will include over 1100 lots with many highlights. Please view our website for auction updates and highlights.

We are proud to be offering the second session from the John E. Herzog Collection of U.S. & Worldwide Scripophily, Autographs and Ephemera

Highlights include:
• A Daniel Drew Signed Buffalo & Stateline RR Stock Certificate
• Early U.S. historic certificates including mining, railroads & industrial certificates and hundreds of interesting banknotes, stocks, bonds, ephemera, documents and miscellaneous historic and collectible items.
Banco Nacional. 1888 Specimen Issue.1Banco Nacional. 1888 Specimen Issue.
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Argentina. P-S1093as. Uniface face specimen, unlisted in this form. Sarsfield and female allegory at left end. Perforated SPECIMEN. With pencil R nota
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Banco Provincial de Cordoba. 1889 Issue Uncut Specimen Sheet of 4 Notes..2Banco Provincial de Cordoba. 1889 Issue Uncut Specimen Sheet of 4 Notes..
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Argentina. 10 Pesos. P-S743. Uncut sheet of the complete back printing with just two colors of the underprint on the face side with no vignette or tex
Start Price : 375.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Canadian Cigar Tax label and banknotes in scrapbook page.3Canadian Cigar Tax label and banknotes in scrapbook page.
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Canada. 50 Cigars label, Series of 1883. Handstamped 1898. 16-1/2 inches long. Also includes Argentina, Province of Corrientes, 5 Peso note fragments
Estimates : 95.00 - 190.00
Sold for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
National Bank of Australasia Limited Specimen Bill of Exchange ca. 1900.4National Bank of Australasia Limited Specimen Bill of Exchange ca. 1900.
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Melbourne, Australia. Bright rose, three allegorical figures and a lion, "SPECIMEN" stamped in purple, and pin cancelled. Small piece out ...
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Commonwealth of Australia, 1938-40 Issue Short Snorter From Guadalcanal.5Commonwealth of Australia, 1938-40 Issue Short Snorter From Guadalcanal.
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Australia, ND (1942). 10 Shillings, P-25b, Issued banknote, Orange with King George VI on right, back orange. S/N F/32 027973, Armitage | McFarlane si
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Commonwealth of Australia. 1938-40, 1953-54 Issues.6Commonwealth of Australia. 1938-40, 1953-54 Issues.
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Australia. George VI. 1 Pound. P-26b (3). Nice Fine to Very Fine; 1/2 Pound. P-29a. Flinders at right. Very Good-Fine. 4 pieces.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
Reserve Bank of Australia. 1974-1988 Issues.7Reserve Bank of Australia. 1974-1988 Issues.
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Australia. 1, 2, 5, 10 Dollars. P-42c, d (6), 43d (2), e, 44g, 45f, 49b (first polymer. Serial # prefix AB 2). All Very Choice Uncirculated. 14 piece
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
Oesterreichisch-Ungarische Bank, Oesterreichische Nationalbank and others selection.8Oesterreichisch-Ungarische Bank, Oesterreichische Nationalbank and others selection.
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Austria. 1, 2, 10, 20, 1000 Kronen. Some with red "Deutschosterreich" overprint. Some very large format notes in very nice condition. Some...
Estimates : 140.00 - 220.00
Sold for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
Austrian Notgeld, Heller denominations, mostly 1920.9Austrian Notgeld, Heller denominations, mostly 1920.
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Austria - Notgeld. 10 Heller thru 1 Krone, 1920. Includes short sets from: Hinterbruhl, Kirchschlag, Korneuburg, Krems, Kurnberg, Laimbach, Langenlois
Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 180.00 - 280.00
Austrian Notgeld, Heller denominations, mostly 1920.10Austrian Notgeld, Heller denominations, mostly 1920.
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Austria - Notgeld. 10 Heller thru 1 Krone. Includes short sets from Hallstatt, Hartheimer, Haslach, Hohenzell, Innerschwand, Innerstein, Inzersdorf, K
Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Selection of colorful and nice Notgeld issues. Heller denominated.11Selection of colorful and nice Notgeld issues. Heller denominated.
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Austria, Notgeld selection. Many city issues including: Frankenmarkt, Freinberg, Campern, Gmunden, Grunau, Grunbach, Grunburg, Gunskirchen, Gutenbrunn
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Company or Military Issue Notes or Chits.12Company or Military Issue Notes or Chits.
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Austria, WWI Camp Money. Aschach ad Donau. 1, 2, 10, 20, 50 Heller, 1, 2 Kronen. Card stock. Nice EF+, pencil notation on some, old hinges on others.
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (325.00) x 1 = 325.00
Bahamas Government, Central Bank and Monetary Authority issues.13Bahamas Government, Central Bank and Monetary Authority issues.
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Bahamas. 10 Shillings; 1/2, 1 Dollar. P-14d, 26a, 35a. All with Elizabeth II. Fine to VF with ink graffiti; Choice to Gem Uncirculated and XF-AU. 3 pi
Estimates : 85.00 - 140.00
Sold for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
Central Bank of Barbados. 1973 Issue.14Central Bank of Barbados. 1973 Issue.
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Barbados. 1 , 5, 10 Dollars. P-29a (3), 31a, 32a. First with Lower serial # A1 000532; A1 000610; A2 004858. Last with Lower serial # C1 000907. All V
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 225.00
Central Bank of Barbados. 2000 ND Issue.15Central Bank of Barbados. 2000 ND Issue.
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Barbados. 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 Dollars. P-60, 61, 62, 63A (embedded security thread), 63B (segmented security thread), 64, 65. Bold portraits at righ
Start Price : 240.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 550.00
Central Bank of Barbados. 2002 Commemorative Issue.16Central Bank of Barbados. 2002 Commemorative Issue.
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Barbados. 5 Dollars. P-65A. 30th Anniversary of the Central Bank. Large overprint. Spot mounted in bi-fold card folder. Serial # 31000416 of 1000. The
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Banque Nationale de Belgique. 1961-71 Issue.17Banque Nationale de Belgique. 1961-71 Issue.
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Belgium. 100, 500, 1000 Francs. P-134b, 135a, 136b. Nice portraits of Lombard, van Orley and Mercator. First and last are Very Choice Uncirculated, th
Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Banque Nationale de Belgique. 1961-71 Issue.18Banque Nationale de Belgique. 1961-71 Issue.
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Belgium. 5000 Francs. 06.09.77. p-137. Vesale at center, St. Michael at left. EF due to a vertical bend. (Arthur C. Matz Collection)
Start Price : 210.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
National Bank van Belgie. 1978-80 ND Issue.19National Bank van Belgie. 1978-80 ND Issue.
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Belgium. 100, 500 Francs. P-140a (signature 3/9); 141a (3/9); 142a (2/10 and 5/14); 143a (4/13 and 5/15). The 100s are Very Choice Uncirculated, the 5
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 175.00 - 250.00
National Bank van Belgie. 1978-80 ND Issue.20National Bank van Belgie. 1978-80 ND Issue.
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Belgium. 5000 Francs. P-145a. Gezelle at left center. Signature 4/13. Nice large format note. Very Choice Uncirculated. (Arthur C. Matz Collection)
Start Price : 210.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
National Bank van Belgie. 1992 ND Issue.21National Bank van Belgie. 1992 ND Issue.
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Belgium. 10,000 Francs. P-146. Baudouin I and Fabiola at left end. Signature 5/15. Nice large format note. Very Choice Uncirculated, the slightest cut
Start Price : 525.00 | Estimates : 750.00 - 900.00
National Bank van Belgie. 1995-2001 ND Issue. Last Franc Issue with all signature varieties.22National Bank van Belgie. 1995-2001 ND Issue. Last Franc Issue with all signature varieties.
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Belgium. 100, 200, 500, 1000 Francs. P-147 (2), 148, 149, 150. Bold designs featuring Ensor, Sax, Magritte, and Permeke. The 200 EF due to a slight be
Start Price : 85.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 175.00
National Bank van Belgie. 1995-2001 ND Issue. Last Franc Issue.23National Bank van Belgie. 1995-2001 ND Issue. Last Franc Issue.
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Belgium. 10,000 Francs. P-152. Baudouin I and Fabiola at left end. Signature 5/15. Nice large format note. Bold embossing. Very Choice Uncirculated. (
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 450.00 - 600.00
National Bank van Belgie. 1995-2001 ND Issue. Last Franc Issue.24National Bank van Belgie. 1995-2001 ND Issue. Last Franc Issue.
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Belgium. 2000 Francs. P-151. Horta at left. Bold intaglio embossing. Very Choice Uncirculated. (Arthur C. Matz Collection)
Estimates : 90.00 - 125.00
Sold for (55.00) x 1 = 55.00
Central Bank of Belize. 1990 Issue.25Central Bank of Belize. 1990 Issue.
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Belize. 1, 2, 5, 10 Dollars. P-51, 52a, 53a, 54a. Elizabeth II at right center. All Very Choice Uncirculated. 4 pieces.
Start Price : 85.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Government of Belize and Central Bank of Belize issues.26Government of Belize and Central Bank of Belize issues.
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Belize. Government of Belize. 1 Dollar. P-33c (2). Elizabeth II at right. Last date of type. Fine to Very Fine; Monetary Authority of Belize. 1 Dollar
Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Bank of Biafra. 1967 and 1968 ND Issues.27Bank of Biafra. 1967 and 1968 ND Issues.
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Biafra. 5 Shillings, 1 Pound. P-1 (21), 2 (10) Generally Fine, some with stains. Palm tree and sunrise at left; 5, 10 Shillings. P-3a (8), 4 (4) Fine
Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
El Banco Nacional De Bolivia, 1892 Issue Proof.28El Banco Nacional De Bolivia, 1892 Issue Proof.
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Sucre, Bolivia, 1892. 1 Boliviano,P-S211p, Proof face and back banknote, Black on yellow and orange underprint, miners on left and helmeted woman in m
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold for (160.00) x 1 = 160.00
Estado de Sergipe. 1897 Emergency Scrip Issue.29Estado de Sergipe. 1897 Emergency Scrip Issue.
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Brazil. 5000 Reis series 4 Circulating Coupon Bond. P-S515. Balloon and Indian at left end. Choice uncirculated.
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold for (500.00) x 1 = 500.00
Banco Central do Brasil. 1956 ND Issue. Sealed brick of 500 notes.30Banco Central do Brasil. 1956 ND Issue. Sealed brick of 500 notes.
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Brazil. 2 Cruzeiros. P-157Ab. Label identifies the notes as Estampa 2A, Serie 727A #004001-004500. Sealed by flat ribbon, tied thru top cover and wax
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold for (675.00) x 1 = 675.00
Bulgarian National Bank. 1922 Specimen Issue.31Bulgarian National Bank. 1922 Specimen Issue.
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Bulgaria. 5 Leva. P-34s1. Arms at top center, colorful design. Red Specimen overprint, POCs. With additional paper margin at top which includes press
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Bulgarian National Bank. 1922 Specimen Issue.32Bulgarian National Bank. 1922 Specimen Issue.
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Bulgaria. 20 Leva. P-36s1. Arms at top center, color design. Red Specimen overprint, POCs. Slight extra wide left margin. Extremely Fine.
Start Price : 270.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Banque de la Republique, 1997 Issue Banknote.33Banque de la Republique, 1997 Issue Banknote.
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Burundi, 5000 Francs, P-40, Issued banknote, PMG graded Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ. Rare in this high of grade.
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Banque Nationale du Cambodge. 1956 Issue.34Banque Nationale du Cambodge. 1956 Issue.
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Cambodia. 50 Riels. P-7. Formerly sealed pack, ribbon ties now cut, notes begin with 321001 and end with 321521 with one out of sequence much higher,
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Territoire du Cameroun. 1918 ND Issue.35Territoire du Cameroun. 1918 ND Issue.
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Cameroun. 50 Centimes. P-4. Value at sides. Good-Very Good, strong center fold.
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold for (375.00) x 1 = 375.00
Territoire du Cameroun. 1918 ND Issue.36Territoire du Cameroun. 1918 ND Issue.
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Cameroun. 1 Franc. P-5. Value at sides. Very Good, light stains.
Estimates : 300.00 - 450.00
Sold for (475.00) x 1 = 475.00
Bank of British North America, 18xx (ca.1840-60's) Proof Exchanges and Checks.37Bank of British North America, 18xx (ca.1840-60's) Proof Exchanges and Checks.
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Canada. Montreal Branch. Three Proof check forms or exchanges on one page. Formerly folded, and the last mounted into a book, now with two circular pa
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
The Banks of the St.Lawrence Victoria Bridge 1857 Advertising Banknote.38The Banks of the St.Lawrence Victoria Bridge 1857 Advertising Banknote.
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Canada, 1857, Obsolete look-alike Advertising Note with long bridge in middle with train coming out on right, Queen Victoria on right and Mr. Silver n
Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Sold for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
Canadian Bank of Commerce, 1892 Specimen Banknote.39Canadian Bank of Commerce, 1892 Specimen Banknote.
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Toronto, Canada, 2nd January, 1892, $10, P-S961b Unlisted Specimen, Black on red, orange and yellow, Specimen overprints, POC's, Au to Choice AU...
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (750.00) x 1 = 750.00
Canadian Bank of Commerce, 1917 Proof Face Banknote.40Canadian Bank of Commerce, 1917 Proof Face Banknote.
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Toronto, Canada, 2nd January, 1917, $20, 75160208P, Proof banknote, Black on light lime green, PMG graded Choice About Unc. 58 EPQ. ABNC.
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Canadian Bank of Commerce. 1917 Issue.41Canadian Bank of Commerce. 1917 Issue.
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Canada. 10 Dollars. P-S966 Uniface Proof, unlisted in this form. Three females and prairie scene. POC, extra wide bottom and right margins, with notat
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
La Banque Nationale, 1922 Issue Specimen Set of 5 notes42La Banque Nationale, 1922 Issue Specimen Set of 5 notes
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Quebec, Canada. Lot of 5 1922 Specimen banknotes, all PMG graded, All have portrait of G.E. Amyot at right or at center, backs are green with bank arm
Start Price : 2,200.00 | Estimates : 2,700.00 - 3,500.00
Banque du Canada. 1935 French Issue.43Banque du Canada. 1935 French Issue.
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Canada. 5 Dollars. P-43. Edward, Prince of Wales at left end, electric power at center on back. BABNC. Very Good to Fine.
Start Price : 240.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Canada. Portrait of Edward VII.44Canada. Portrait of Edward VII.
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Canada. American Bank Note Co. Edward VII portrait in military uniform. Titled as" Laydown from Canada A-4. V-58486". Similar to vignette ...
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
Canada. Queen Mary portrait proof as used on the Dominion of Canada 1924 $5. and 1925 $1000.45Canada. Queen Mary portrait proof as used on the Dominion of Canada 1924 $5. and 1925 $1000.
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Canada. Canadian Bank Note Co. Queen Mary portrait. Named to Bank of Canada. As made.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
Bank of Canada. 1970s Denomination Set.46Bank of Canada. 1970s Denomination Set.
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Canada. 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 Dollars. P-85a, 86a, 88c, 89b, 90a, 91a, 92a, 93a. Elizabeth II at right. Larson-Bouey signatures. The 10 is EF, othe
Estimates : 270.00 - 350.00
Sold for (230.00) x 1 = 230.00
Bank of Canada. 1973 Issue.47Bank of Canada. 1973 Issue.
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Canada. 1 Dollar. Elizabeth II at right, Parliament Building on back. P-85c. Crow-Bouey signatures. 100 pcs in serial # order. About Uncirculated or b
Estimates : 170.00 - 275.00
Sold for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
Bank of Canada. First dates of last paper issue.48Bank of Canada. First dates of last paper issue.
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Canada. 5, 10, 20, 50 100 Dollars. P-101a, 102a, 103a, 104a, 105a. Distinctive Canadian Journey series with tactile features. All a well matched Very
Estimates : 225.00 - 325.00
Sold for (160.00) x 1 = 160.00
Banco Nacional Ultramarino Cabo Verde. 1958, 1972 Issues.49Banco Nacional Ultramarino Cabo Verde. 1958, 1972 Issues.
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Cape Verde. 20, 100 Escudos. P-49s, 52s. Serpa Pinto at right on both. Red ESPECIME overprint and POCs on both. Both have Handstamped control numbers
Start Price : 375.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Province of Valdivia Treasury and Customs, 1840s Issue Rarity.50Province of Valdivia Treasury and Customs, 1840s Issue Rarity.
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Chile. Tesoreria y Aduana Unidas Valdivia, 8 Reals. P-S102. Date and value printed at center. Various hand stamps signatures and denomination validati
Start Price : 2,750.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00