Tag Archives: Archives International Auctions

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Republic of Mexico bond, $8,555, Archives International

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall An 1865 bond of the Republic of Mexico, signed by General Gaspar Sanchez Ochoa, who was dispatched to the U.S. by Mexico as a secret agent after that country’s invasion by France in the 1860s, sold for $8,555 at a two-day, two-session auction held […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: 1942 Chinese banknotes, $20,060, Archives Int'l

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall A 1942 Farmers Bank of China banknote trio sold for $20,060 at a two-day, three-session sale held Dec. 11 and 14 by Archives International Auctions in Fort Lee, N.J. Also, an 1898 Imperial Bank of China 10-Taels Peking issue note brought $17,700; a Harbin […]

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Chefoo Bank $2 banknote, $8,430, Archives International

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Chefoo Bank $2 banknote, $8,430, Archives International

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A circa 1900 Chefoo Bank $2 issued private banknote sold for $8,430 at an auction held May 24 by Archives International Auctions in Hong Kong, China. Also, a 1910 Russo-Asiatic Bank Harbin Branch provisional issue $100 banknote hammered for $6,896; an Imperial Bank of […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Palestine banknotes, $66,080, Archives Int'l

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Palestine banknotes, $66,080, Archives Int'l

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Palestine banknotes, $66,080, Archives Int’l Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A pair of rare and high-grade 1939 sequential banknotes from the Palestine Currency Board, each in the amount of 10 Palestine Pounds, sold for a combined $66,080 (34,220 and $31,860, one shown) at a two-day, three-session auction […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Set of five UAE banknotes, $16,520, Archives International

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Set of five UAE banknotes, $16,520, Archives International

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Set of five UAE banknotes, $16,520, Archives International Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A specimen set of five non-denominational banknotes from the United Arab Emirates, a 1973-1976 issue, sold for $16,520 at an auction of U.S. and worldwide banknotes, scripophily and security printing ephemera held May 20 […]

South African banknote, $10,620, Archives Int'l

South African banknote, $10,620, Archives Int'l

South African banknote, $10,620, Archives Int’l Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An early 20th century South African color trial specimen banknote in a 20-pound denomination, printed in blue with gold underprint and in Choice AU condition, sold for $10,620 at an auction held Apr. 16 by Archives […]

Chinese Hunan banknote, $15,220, Archives Int’l

Chinese Hunan banknote, $15,220, Archives Int’l

Chinese Hunan banknote, $15,220, Archives Int’l Gavels ’n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results from Near and Far By Ken Hall A high-grade 1908 Chinese Hunan government banknote for 100 coppers sold for $15,220 at an auction conducted January 26 in Hong Kong, China by Archives International Auctions, based in Fort Lee, New Jersey. Also, a Yu […]

Copy of Declaration, $10,620; Archives Int'l

Copy of Declaration, $10,620; Archives Int’l Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far A circa-1840s Peter Force copy of the Declaration of Independence sold for $10,620 at an auction held Oct. 20-21 and Oct. 23 by Archives International Auctions in New York City (at the Museum of American Finance) and Fort Lee, […]