Lot:1707  袁世凯像洪宪纪元飞龙纪念普通 PCGS AU 58


拍品分类 机制银币>纪念币>袁世凯像>洪宪纪元>飞龙纪念>普通 品相 PCGS AU58
拍品估价 USD 5000-6000 成交价 USD 23800
拍卖专场 SA2019年9月加州(#35) 拍卖公司 SA
开拍日期 2019-09-13 00:00:00 结标日期 2019-09-15 12:00:00 拍卖状态 成交
拍品描述 CHINA: Hung Hsien, 1915-1916, AR dollar, ND [1916], Y-332, L&M-942, Kann-663, struck for the intended inauguration of Yüan Shih-kai as Emperor Hung Hsien, facing bust of Yûan Shih-kai in military attire and tall, plumed hat // dragon flying left, lovely old toning, PCGS graded AU58.

On 12 December 1915, Yüan proclaimed himself Emperor of the Chinese Empire under the era name of Hongxian (Constitutional Abundance). The new Empire of China was to formally begin on 1 January 1916, when Yüan Shih-kai, the Hongxian Emperor, intended to conduct the accession rites. Funding for the Hongxian Emperor s accession ceremony was cut on 1 March 1916, and Yüan Shih-kai formally abandoned the empire on 22 March 1916 after a reign of only 83 days.