Tag Archives: Hong Kong

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: Netherlands trial specimen, $9,195, Archives International

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Netherlands trial specimen, $9,195, Archives International

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Netherlands trial specimen, $9,195, Archives International Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A beautiful Netherlands Trading Society $5 color trial specimen sold for $9,195 at an auction held Sept. 27 in Hong Kong, China by Archives International Auctions, LLC, based in Fort Lee, N.J. Also, a 36th year […]

Ken’s Korner: Chinese lotus bowl sells for $9.5 million

Ken’s Korner: Chinese lotus bowl sells for $9.5 million

Ken’s Korner: Chinese lotus bowl sells for $9.5 million News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall A Chinese “lotus bowl” made between 1662 and 1722  and measuring just 3 inches in diameter by about an inch and a half tall, sold for $9.5 million at an auction held Apr. […]