Auction: CSS69B - The Numismatic Collectors' Series sale
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, $5, 4.2.1959, serial number P/H 600000, brown and multicoloured, reclining maiden at right, coat of arms at centre and watermark of Minerva at left, reverse brown, old HSBC building at centre,
(Pick 180e), PMG 66EPQ Gem Uncirculated. The final note of the large size $5 issue. Exceedingly rare especially when offered in conjunction with the second issued note of the next series of smaller sized $5. The buyer who spends the highest amount on this section will receive as a gift 4x Bank of England notes as well as an original HSBC envelope used at the time bearing the Bank's chop.
1959年匯豐銀行5元，編號P/H 600000，PMG 66EPQ，首枚大型5元行鈔，極罕見版別，下一個版別已為較小型的5元鈔票 於本環節投標金額最高的買家將獲贈4枚英倫銀行鈔票，及一枚蓋有當年銀行戳印的原裝匯豐銀行信封