Archives International Auctions: U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, Scripophily, and Security Printing Ephemera, 46, FORT LEE,

Auction Details

Auction Date
12/14/2017 - 12/14/2017
Page Size: 531 items in 22 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

Mexico Banco Minero Chihuahuense, 1880, Specimen Note With Outstanding “11111” Serial Number.

1880USD 600.00 - 800.00Unknown

Banco de Londres Mexico y Sud America Proof Front and Back Proofs.

ca. 1874-81USD 1,600.00 - 2,500.00Unknown

Banco De Mexico, ND (1925-34) Issued Banknote, Highest Graded in PMG Census.

1925-34USD 600.00 - 900.00Unknown

Bono De Caja, El Banco Mexicano De Comercio E Industria, ND (ca.1890-1910) Specimen Banknote.

ca.1890-1910USD 500.00 - 800.00Unknown

U.S. & Foreign Banknote Melange, ca.1940 to 1980’s

ca.1940 to 1980’sUSD 25.00 - 50.00Unknown

Services Nationaux Francais Des Nouvelles, ND (1943) Emergency WW II Issue.

1943USD 140.00 - 200.00Unknown

Banco Nacional De Nicaragua-National Bank of Nicaragua, 1912 Color Trial Banknote Proof.

1912USD 550.00 - 750.00Unknown

El Banco Del Paraguay, 1882 Issue Approval Proof Model.

1882USD 600.00 - 1,000.00Unknown

Billete Provisional 1881 issue Banknote.

1881USD 110.00 - 160.00Unknown

Japanese Government Banknote Assortment ca.1940’s.

ca.1940’s. USD 30.00 - 50.00Unknown

Vladikavkaz Railroad Co., 1918 issued Banknote.

1918USD 140.00 - 250.00Unknown

All Russian Central Union of Consumer Societies, 1920 Issued Banknote.

1920USD 450.00 - 750.00Unknown

Belgian Society of the Rostov-on-Don Tram, Trio of Issued Notes Russia, set of 3 local issue notes, includes “1 Kopek of change”, “2 Kopeks of change”, and “2 Kopeks of change” that is overprinted “5 Kopeks”.

USD 200.00 - 325.00Unknown

Charkov Saving and Loan Partnership “Autocredit” Scrip Note Pair.

1918USD 140.00 - 200.00Unknown

Government of St. Helena, ND (1979) Issued Banknote.

1979USD 80.00 - 130.00Unknown

Union Bank of Scotland, Ltd, Archival Specimen, 1941 Issue.

1941USD 300.00 - 400.00Unknown

Union Bank of Scotland, Ltd, Archival Specimen, 1942 Issue.

1942USD 300.00 - 400.00Unknown

Bank of Sierra Leone, 1981 Specimen Banknote.

1981USD 160.00 - 250.00Unknown

National Bank of South Africa, Limited (ca.1900’s) Specimen Circulating Sola of Exchange.

ca.1900’sUSD 300.00 - 500.00Unknown

African Banking Corporation Limited, 1910 Specimen Circular Letter of Credit (An early form of Traveler’s Check).

1910USD 200.00 - 300.00Unknown

Bank of Korea, 1953 / 4286, 10 Hwan Issued Banknote.

1953USD 130.00 - 200.00Unknown

Government of St. Helena, ND (1986) Issued Banknote.

1986USD 180.00 - 250.00Unknown

Swiss Bank Corporation, 1920-1929 Specimen Traveler’s Check Trio.

1920-1929 USD 450.00 - 600.00Unknown

Banque De L’Indochine, ND (1954-58) Issued banknote.

1954-58USD 90.00 - 150.00Unknown

State Notes of the Ministry of Finance.

1918USD 120.00 - 180.00Unknown
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
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