FORT LEE, N.J.
Jan. 2, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Archives International Auctions, in association with Dynasty Auctions Company, Ltd., will offer the
collection of rare
Chinese and Asian banknotes
at the Harbor Plaza North Point Hotel in
There will be over 1,000 lots of rare Chinese, Asian and
, coins and scripophily offered with many rarities and discovery notes.
One of the major highlights of the auction from the Berk collection is a 1904
Hupeh Government Cash Bank
, high-grade rarity. "We are proud to offer the
portion of the
Collection and also The Hamtramck Collection, both never offered before at auction and almost all of the banknotes having been off the market between 20 to 50 years," said Dr.
, President of Archives International Auctions.
The lots will be available for viewing at the NY International Numismatic Convention,
January 10-13, 2013
at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in
and at Dynasty Auctions Company, Ltd.,
The auction features hundreds of rare items including many
Hong Kong banknotes
highlighted by the Mercantile Bank of
Issue. One of the many worldwide banknote highlights, a 1666 Swedish banknote rarity – a Stockholms Banco, Daler Sylvermynt issue banknote. This note represents one of the first paper money issues in the western world.
The Harbour Plaza North Point Hotel, located at 665 King's Road, Northpoint in
. The auction will have a start time of
Collectors unable to attend in person may participate live and online, through the Archives International Auctions website, at
. The website also provides a link to a virtual catalog of all the lots as well as information on absentee bidding.
To consign one item or an entire collection, they can be reached at (201) 944-4800 or you can e-mail them at
For more information about Archives International Auctions and the upcoming
auction, please visit their website at
SOURCE Archives International Auctions LLC