Auction: CSS36 - Banknotes, Bonds & Shares and Coins of China and Hong Kong
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, $50, 1.10.1927, serial number B188068, green on multicoloured underprint, Communication at left, arms top centre, value at centre and each corner, manuscript signatures at bottom, reverse green, bank building at centre, angel above, serial number at four corners,
(Pick 175a), PMG 45EPQ Choice Extremely Fine. The rare first date of issue in superb condition with sharp corners, fresh colours and a strong handsigned signature. The highest graded note is the PMG population report with the second highest grade being a distant 35. A must have note for the collector of choice vintage notes.