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    China Chartered Bank of India, Australia & China, Shanghai 50 Dollars 26.6.1916 Pick S186a S/M#Y11-32c PMG Fine 12.
    At the time of cataloging, this is the first and only example of this type graded in the PMG Population Report. We have not offered this type in the past. A cursory search yields no sales results for the this type in the last 15 years. The $50 denomination is notoriously challenging to obtain in many Chinese banknote series. A small serial number is seen on this amazing and very rare offering. Some ink and annotations are seen on the back and a piece of the side margin is missing. Nevertheless, all remaining details are still visible. Of the highest degree of rarity for an issued banknote, this is an exciting initial offering.


    NOTE: This lot was manufactured in China and was sourced from outside the United States for this auction after September 1, 2019. Under the new US tariffs on Chinese goods, collector's items from China will be subject to a 7.5% import tariff. Any clients who wish to take delivery of this item in the United States should be aware of this added charge, and consult their tax adviser with any questions.

    1916年印度新金山中國匯理銀行伍拾圓,上海地名。PMG Fine 12。
    截至編目時,此鈔是PMG數量報告中的唯一例子。敝司過往未曾經手拍賣此品種,在過往十五年內亦沒有相關的銷售記錄。此伍拾圓面額在中國錢幣收藏界以難得一遇而著稱。而此鈔更帶有令人驚歎的小序號。鈔票背面的部分墨印和批注,以及邊緣的一小部分有所缺失。然而,鈔票上的所有細節依然清晰可見。作為流通鈔票中的大名譽品,是次入手機會令人雀躍不已。


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2021
    11th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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