American Bank Note Archives Auctions, Part V

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U.S. & Worldwide Banknotes, Bonds, Shares and Security Printing Ephemera from the Archives of American Bank Note Company and many other Security Printers. Also including additional select properties and collections of rare issued banknotes, bonds and shares.
Government of Brunei, 1967 Issue Color Trial.914Government of Brunei, 1967 Issue Color Trial.
Archives International Auctions
ND (1967). 5 Ringgit, P-2 Unlisted Color Trial Specimen, red on blue and m/c underprint instead of issued dark green on m/c underprint. black specimen
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Government of Brunei, 1972-79 Issue Color Trial.915Government of Brunei, 1972-79 Issue Color Trial.
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ND (1972-88). 1 Ringgit, P-6 Unlisted Color Trial Specimen, brown on pink and m/c underprint instead of issued blue on m/c underprint. Red specimen ov
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Central Bank of Ceylon, 1941 Second Issue.916Central Bank of Ceylon, 1941 Second Issue.
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12th July, 1944. 10 Rupees, P-36A, Issued banknote. Gray-blue and m/c with portrait of King George VI on left, back blue. Note appears VF+ with crisp
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Banque Russo-Chinoise Draft or Check.917Banque Russo-Chinoise Draft or Check.
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19xx (ca.1900-1920). - Rubles. P-Unlisted. Unissued check or draft from this rare bank. Includes counterfoil on left. Yellow and black. Chinese and Ru
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Bank of Manchuria, 1921 Issue.918Bank of Manchuria, 1921 Issue.
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Harbin. 1921. 5 Yuan, P-S2928a, (S/M #T214-121c). Issued banknote, olive, red and m/c face with tower in center, back green with English and Russian t
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Frontier Bank, 1925 Issue, Harbon Branch Specimen.   919Frontier Bank, 1925 Issue, Harbon Branch Specimen.
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Harbin. 1925. 5 Yuan. P-S2570s1. Uniface Specimen banknote face and back. Specimen overprint, "00000" serial numbers and POC's. Face ...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Frontier Bank, 1925 Issue, Harbon Branch Specimen.   920Frontier Bank, 1925 Issue, Harbon Branch Specimen.
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Harbin. 1925. 10 Yuan. P-S2572c. (SM #P42-64c). Issued banknote with additional Chinese 4 character red overprint on face. VG+ to Fine condition. Rar
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Frontier Bank, 1925 Issue.921Frontier Bank, 1925 Issue.
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1925. $100. P-S2575. (S/M #P42-67). Specimen note, Violet and m/c with building and stairs in middle, back violet. Specimen overprint, "00000&q...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Frontier Bank, 1929 Issue Rarity.922Frontier Bank, 1929 Issue Rarity.
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Mukden, 1929, 10 cents, P-S2577, Issued banknote, VF to VF+ condition, orange face and back, workers in rice paddy. Rare note in any form and especial
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Fu Ching Bank of Shensi, 1922 Yuan Issue Banknote.923Fu Ching Bank of Shensi, 1922 Yuan Issue Banknote.
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1922, 1 Yuan, P-S2600, (S/M S20-1), Issued banknote, Green, back violet and m/c. Walled city on face. VF to VF+ with firm paper but there is light ton
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Hopei Province Banknote Assortment.924Hopei Province Banknote Assortment.
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Lot of 4 notes. Includes 3 different Bank of Hopei and a single Provincial Bank of Hopei. Lot includes 1929, 10 Cents, P-S1711 (S/M #H64-1), Fine to V
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Hunan Bank, 1917 Copper Coin Issue.925Hunan Bank, 1917 Copper Coin Issue.
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Changsha. 1917. 100 Copper Coins Local Currency, P-S2060. (S/M #H167-54). Brown and blue, Bank on back. 1 vertical fold from nice AU banknote. Attract
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Industrial and Commercial Bank of Sinkiang, Ili Branch, 1948 Issue.926Industrial and Commercial Bank of Sinkiang, Ili Branch, 1948 Issue.
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$1000, P-S1778H Unlisted variety without building on face with red ink. Back has black printing. No Chinese text, only Arabic and what appears to be R
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Kiangsu Finance Department, 1939 Copper Coin Issue.927Kiangsu Finance Department, 1939 Copper Coin Issue.
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1939. 15 Coppers. P-S1223 (S/M #C120-4). Issued banknote. Brown with house on left. VF to VF+. Rare note in high grade.
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, 1917-18 Issue.928Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, 1917-18 Issue.
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1917-18, 1 Tiao, P-S982, (S/M #C76-30), Issued banknote, Black with red seals on face with dragons meeting at top, back red with large red chops. VG+
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, 1928 Regular Tiao Issue.929Kirin Yung Heng Provincial Bank, 1928 Regular Tiao Issue.
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Lot of 3 notes. 1928. 1 Tiao, black, back red, P-S1075, Uncirculated; 5 Tiao, dark green, back orange, P-S1079, AU-Uncirculated; 50 Tiao, red, back bl
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Kwangsi Bank, 1912 and 1921 Military Issue Assortment.930Kwangsi Bank, 1912 and 1921 Military Issue Assortment.
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Lot of 3 notes. Lot includes 1912, $1, P-S2351e (S/M #K36-10e), Fine+ to VF with a small nick out of the bottom margin; 1921, 50 Cents, P-S2365 (S/M #
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Kwangtung Provincial Bank, 1935 Local Currency Varieties.931Kwangtung Provincial Bank, 1935 Local Currency Varieties.
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Lot of 4 notes. All are 1935 Issues. Includes Swatow Branch, 10 cents and 20 cents, P-S2436s3 and P-S2437s4; Pak Hoi Branch, 10 cents and 20 cents, P-
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Mukden Bank of Industrial Development, 1918; 1919 Bond Issue Color Trial Specimen.932Mukden Bank of Industrial Development, 1918; 1919 Bond Issue Color Trial Specimen.
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ND (ca.1918-1919). $10 Bond, P-S1325s2, (S/M #F7-42). Specimen banknote, green face with purple and m/c back, building on right, red specimen overprin
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Official Mint Hunan  - Hunan Government Bank, 1906 Issue.933Official Mint Hunan - Hunan Government Bank, 1906 Issue.
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1906. 1 Tael. P-S1913. Issued and uncancelled banknote. Vertical format. Facing dragon, waves on bottom over light green overprint, back orange-yellow
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Provincial Bank of Chihli, Specimen Banknote With Matching Proof Vignettes.934Provincial Bank of Chihli, Specimen Banknote With Matching Proof Vignettes.
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Lot of 3 items. Tientsin, 1920, $1, P-S1263 Unlisted Specimen banknote. Black on blue and m/c underprint with Pavilion in middle. Also included are 2
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Provincial Bank of Kwangsi, 1926 Issue. 935Provincial Bank of Kwangsi, 1926 Issue.
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Nanning. 1926. $5, P-S2326e. (S/M #K35-2e), with olive-green "Nanning" engraved on note on back, front is blue and black on light red over...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Provincial Bank of Kwangtung Province, 1913 Exchange Notes Issue.936Provincial Bank of Kwangtung Province, 1913 Exchange Notes Issue.
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1913. $5. P-2398p. (S/M #K55-12) Proof Banknote face with no place name. Face proof only, printed on india paper on thin card in green and m/c. Vignet
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Provincial Bank of the Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Tientsin Issue Specimen.937Provincial Bank of the Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Tientsin Issue Specimen.
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Tientsin. November 1929. 1 Yuan, P-S2962s2, (S/M #T214-190?). Specimen banknote, black and m/c face with pavilion in center and black back. Red specim
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Provincial Bank of the Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Tientsin Issue Specimen.938Provincial Bank of the Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Tientsin Issue Specimen.
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Tientsin. November 1929. 5 Yuan, P-S2963s2, (S/M #T214-191?). Specimen banknote, brown and m/c face with pavilion in center and brown back. Red specim
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Provincial Bank of the Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Tientsin Issue Specimen.939Provincial Bank of the Three Eastern Provinces, 1929 Tientsin Issue Specimen.
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Tientsin. November 1929. 10 Yuan, P-S2964s2, (S/M #T214-192?). Specimen banknote, green and m/c face with pavilion in center and green back. Red speci
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Provincial Bank of Three Eastern Provinces, 1924 Issue.940Provincial Bank of Three Eastern Provinces, 1924 Issue.
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1924. $10. P-S2953. (S/M #T214-175) Issued banknote. Tower on olive green and m/c on face, back is red. Fine to VF condition. ABNC. Scarce note.
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Reconstruction Bank of Kiangsi, 1932 Issue.941Reconstruction Bank of Kiangsi, 1932 Issue.
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1932. 10 Coppers. P-S1082Aa. (S/M #C90-0.1). Issued banknote with no branch overprint. Red on green underprint with fortress in center, back blue with
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Shanse Provincial Bank, 1924 Issue.942Shanse Provincial Bank, 1924 Issue.
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lot of 2 notes. Both ND (1924) issues and both with "Tai Yuan" on face. 1). 10 Coppers, P-S2633d, (S/M #S23-20d) Issued banknote, brown on...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Shansi Provincial Bank, 1928 Issue Banknote.943Shansi Provincial Bank, 1928 Issue Banknote.
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Taiyuan, 1928, $1, P-S2651, (S/M S23-53), Issued banknote, Brown face with hillside building, back green. VF condition with crisp paper but toning and
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Shansi Provincial Bank, 1936 Issue.944Shansi Provincial Bank, 1936 Issue.
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1936. 1 Yuan. P-S2677. Issued banknote. Green face with pagoda and blue back. AU condition. Scarce in this high grade.
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sinkiang Provincial Government Finance - Department Treasury. 945Sinkiang Provincial Government Finance - Department Treasury.
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Yr.20 (1931). 400 Cash, P-S1850, Issued and uncancelled banknote. Black text with red underprint, back blue. AU to AU+ with usual spindle hole on top
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
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Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Szechuan Official Bank, 1923 Dollar Issue.947Szechuan Official Bank, 1923 Dollar Issue.
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1923. $1. P-S2811. Issued banknote. Note appears AU to AU+. Blue face, back has painting with child up tree. Rare in this high grade.
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Szechuan Official Bank, ND Issue.948Szechuan Official Bank, ND Issue.
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1923. $1. P-S2811. Issued banknote. Note appears AU to AU+. Blue face, back has painting with child up tree. Rare in this high grade.
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Yu Ming Bank of Kiangsi, 1933 Dollar Issue.949Yu Ming Bank of Kiangsi, 1933 Dollar Issue.
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1933. $5, P-S1136 (S/M #C103-31). Issued banknote. Green face, orange back, pagoda on shoreline. VG+ to almost fine with small toning spot on right ma
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Yu Sien Bank, 1918 Silver Dollar Issue.950Yu Sien Bank, 1918 Silver Dollar Issue.
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1918. 10 Silver Dollars. P-S2995A (S/M #Y24-12) Unlisted Specimen banknote and unpriced in SCWPM. Dark Brown on face and back. Red specimen overprint
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Yunnan Provincial Bank, 1949 Cashier's Checks (O Pen P'iao) Issue.951Yunnan Provincial Bank, 1949 Cashier's Checks (O Pen P'iao) Issue.
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1949. 10 Silver Yuan. P-S3029. (S/M #71-11). Issued banknote. Red with black text. Embossed bank seal on top. Serial # KA12429. Back has Chinese text
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Yunnan Provincial Bank, 1949 Cashier's Checks (O Pen P'iao) Issue.952Yunnan Provincial Bank, 1949 Cashier's Checks (O Pen P'iao) Issue.
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1949. 20 Silver Yuan. P-S3029A. (S/M #71-12). Issued banknote. Green with black text. Embossed bank seal on top. Serial # KB10879. Back has Chinese te
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Farmers Bank of Chung -Chou, 1946 Issue.953Farmers Bank of Chung -Chou, 1946 Issue.
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1946, 50 Yuan, P-S3233 (S/M #C252-13). Issued banknote. Green on pink, temple at left, back violet. Note appears XF to AU with one very light vertical
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Provincial Treasury of Hupeh, Bank of Central China, 1948 Issues.954Provincial Treasury of Hupeh, Bank of Central China, 1948 Issues.
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Lot of 3 notes, all 1948 Issues. Includes 500 Yuan, P-S3406 (S/M #H180-73), issued banknote, Fine condition; 1000 Yuan, P-S3408 (S/M #H180-75), issued
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Bank of Inner Mongolia, 1947 Issue.955Bank of Inner Mongolia, 1947 Issue.
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1947. 200 Yuan, P-S3507. (S/M #N12.5-6). Issued banknote. Red on yellow underprint on face with building on right, back is blue-black. Serial # 505487
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Hunan-Hupei-Kiangsi Workers and Farmers Bank Issued Banknote.956Hunan-Hupei-Kiangsi Workers and Farmers Bank Issued Banknote.
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1932. 3 Chiao. P-S3341a (S/M #H101-4). Issued banknote. VG to Fine condition with a couple of very small nicks out of the top and bottom margins away
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Tung Pei Bank of China, 1947 Issue.957Tung Pei Bank of China, 1947 Issue.
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1947. 100 Yuan. P-S3750. (S/M #T213-40). Issued banknote. Red and yellow on front, brown back. AU+ to Uncirculated with 2 extremely small rounded corn
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Tung Pei Bank of China, 1947 Issue.958Tung Pei Bank of China, 1947 Issue.
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1947. 500 Yuan. P-S3754. (S/M #T213-43). Issued banknote. Blue on light orange undertint on front, orange-red back. Extremely low serial number &quo...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
American-Oriental Bank of Szechuan 1924 Chungking Branch Issue.959American-Oriental Bank of Szechuan 1924 Chungking Branch Issue.
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Chungking. 1922. $1. P-S110s. (S/M #S101-1). Specimen banknote. Gray-blue on m/c underprint with steamship vignette. Red specimen overprint, "...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
American-Oriental Bank of Szechuan 1924 Chungking Branch Issue.960American-Oriental Bank of Szechuan 1924 Chungking Branch Issue.
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Chungking. 1922. $10. P-S110Bs. (S/M #S101-3). Specimen banknote. Blue on m/c underprint with steamship vignette. Red specimen overprint, "000...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
American-Oriental Banking Corporation, 1919 Shanghai Issue.961American-Oriental Banking Corporation, 1919 Shanghai Issue.
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Shanghai. 1919. $5. P-S97s. (S/M #S53-0.3). Specimen banknote. Green on light green with steamship vignette. Red specimen overprint, "00000&qu...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
American-Oriental Banking Corporation, 1919 Shanghai Issue.962American-Oriental Banking Corporation, 1919 Shanghai Issue.
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Shanghai. 1919. $10. P-S98s. (S/M #S53-0.3). Specimen banknote. Blue on light brown with steamship vignette. Red specimen overprint, "00000&qu...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 1,400.00
American-Oriental Banking Corporation, 1924 Shanghai Issue.963American-Oriental Banking Corporation, 1924 Shanghai Issue.
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Shanghai. 1924. $5. P-S102s. (S/M #S53-2). Specimen banknote. Green on light green with steamship vignette. Red specimen overprint, "00000&quo...
Start Price : 0.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00