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2016 Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit
« on: December 08, 2016, 10:51:50 PM »
Howard Franklin Bowker Macau Special Exhibit will open 12/1 at 12pm and to 12/4 5pm.
The opening ceremony will be held at 5pm on 11/30 at the Kam Pek Community Centre.
The Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit Commemorative Medal was also release in Macau.
It reveived great praise and warm response from purchasers and visitors. The sale for this medal  will continue at HKINC.
Usd 288 one per person limited supply and HK show special hkd 1,888 one medal per person only 10 medal available per day at table A32, 9th-10th December, welcome to our table.

The exhibit is a joint event of the Macau Numismatic Society and Champion Auctions.

A set of the Very Rare Taiwan Silver cakes will be on display 1837 Old Man dollar , 1857 Lotus dollar, 1862 Bi Pao dollar. A set of Ferracute archive Szechuan 1902 Pattern dollar, 50 ,20,10,5 cents struck in gilt brass proof by the Philadelphia Mint and design US Head Designer Charles Barber will be also on display. This set was part of the Ferracute archive collection and was given to Bowker during a visit to the company by its president. Two other Ferracute based patterns from Hupeh and Szechuan 1 cash patterns will also be on display. China’a largest Copper coin ever issue the 1927 Honan 500 cash in nickel plate with a mintage of only 12 examples is another highlight of the exhibit. A Rare 1936 Kwangtung 1936 Five Goats One Cent copper pattern from nearby Kwantung province city of Canton is also included. An extremely rare 1874 (7th year of Meiji) Japan 50 Sen in proof with only a few example and rarely seen outside of Japan will give the visitor a chance to view this rarity in Macau.  


Bowker donations list and schedule:
First Donation:
In April 2010, the Bowker family authorized iAsure Group to donate 139 priceless Chinese coins from their forefather – the esteemed American collector Howard Franklin Bowker – to the Shanghai Mint Museum.

Second Donation:
The CBPMC donation features 212 banknotes that range from the Ching dynasty to the first set of RMB.

Third Donation:
On May 13, 2011, Bowker Family donated Coins 84 coins to the Shenyang Mint.


Fourth Donation
23 March 2015, the Bowker family donated 37 coins minted in areas and regions near Shanghai including Kiangsu, Chehkiang, and Anhui provinces to the Shanghai Mint Museum.


Fifth Donation:
In May 2016, part of the Bowker’s Collection was donated to the Art Museum of Moritzburg Halle (Saale) in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. The Bowker Family has donated more than 6,000 Chinese cash coins and machine-made coins to the museum, which is the largest ever donation of Chinese coins in Germany.

Sixth Donation:
On June 15, 2016, the Bowker family donated part of Bowker’s coin collection to the Shanghai Mint , a total of 24 rare machine-made coins and medals which were issued at the beginning of the Republic of China.

Seventh Donation:
In 2017, part of the Bowker collection will be donated to the National Numismatic Collection Vaults of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington D.C. With over 1.7 million coins. The Bowker coins are expected to be on display in the fall of 2017, at the National Museum of American History which has over four million annual visitors.

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Re: 2016 Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit
« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2016, 11:00:17 PM »
Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit Commemorative Medal, with a limited mintage of 200pcs

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Re: 2016 Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit
« Reply #2 on: December 09, 2016, 12:30:45 AM »
exhibit ceremony

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Re: 2016 Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit
« Reply #3 on: December 09, 2016, 12:41:40 AM »
Exihibit

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Re: 2016 Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit
« Reply #4 on: December 09, 2016, 12:45:00 AM »
many people come to visit the bowker collection display

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Re: 2016 Bowker East Asia Collection Macau Special Exhibit
« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2016, 12:46:46 AM »
people waiting in line to buy bowker medal