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    Excessively Rare Siamese Issued 5 Ticals Note

    (Thailand) Siam Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation 5 Ticals 1.8.1891 Pick S122.
    An excessively rare issued note with two penned signatures. Issued notes for this number are not listed in the Krause reference as only remainders are described under S122. Also, the date for this piece is not listed for this denomination, but "1.8.1891" is listed for 1 Tical notes of the issue. HSBC was the first of three foreign commercial banks that was authorized to operate and issue paper money in Siam. At this time the country had a great need for currency for the both the local economy and also world trade. In Siam, the "tical" was equal to 60 cents of a "Mexican" dollar. PCGS Fine 15, with minor stains and small splits.


    珍貴呈現香港上海滙豐銀行暹銀伍銖

    1891年香港上海滙豐銀行暹銀伍銖。
    非常罕見的發行鈔,雙簽名。此款的發行鈔並未列入"克勞斯"(Krause)的參考目錄中,而庫存票則列入Pick S122中描述。另外,此鈔的日期同樣並沒有列在這個面值中,但"1.8.1891"則有列於壹銖的紙鈔上。匯豐銀行是被授權在暹羅經營和發行紙幣的三家外資商業銀行中的第一家。當時,國家需要貨幣以發展及維持經濟和世界貿易。在暹羅,1銖相等於墨西哥元的60美分。輕微污漬和小撕裂。PCGS Fine 15。


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