Not surprisingly, there is a dispute concerning the validity of the claim for the deposit. It may help to resolve the dispute if someone can decipher the cryptograms on the bars. Nobody has yet put for the a theory as to their meaning. I am also unable to recognize the script writing. The Chinese writing has been translated, and discusses a transaction in excess of $300,000,000. It also refers to these gold bars which weigh a total of 1.8 kilograms.
To assist in your investigation, I have compiled the cryptograms and their arrangements. Below are images of the bars, available in two sizes. The ones shown here are about 20K each, and clicking on any of them will download a larger version (about 200K). The gold bars were photographed against a blue or green background that appears around some edges.
Unfortunately, neither I nor IACR can provide any further information regarding this. If you are seriously interested in trying to solve the mystery, I advise you to contact one of the following individuals: