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Stack’s Bowers Galleries March Baltimore Currency Auction Internet-Only Session Goes Live Monday

Stack’s Bowers Galleries March Baltimore Currency Auction Internet-Only Session Goes Live Monday

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

The Internet-only session of the Stack’s Bowers Galleries March Baltimore Currency Auction begins with live Internet bidding on Monday, March 30 at 9AM Pacific Time. Over 1,400 lots will be offered in this session that includes Colonial and Continental Currency, Obsoletes, Confederate Currency, Fractional Currency, Large and Small Type Notes, National Currency and more. 

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Stunning Mount Vernon Bank $3 Color Proof

Stunning Mount Vernon Bank $3 Color Proof

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

One of the many standout notes from our upcoming Stack’s Bowers Galleries March Baltimore Currency Auction is lot #3123, a stunning $3 Color Proof from the Mount Vernon Bank of Boston, Massachusetts from The Peter Mayer Collection Part III.  The Mount Vernon Bank, named for the Virginia home of President George Washington, issued notes from 1860 to 1864. The bank later became the Mount Vernon National Bank of Boston, Charter #716.

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Better Know Your Notes. Salmon P. Chase on $10,000 Federal Reserve Notes

Better Know Your Notes. Salmon P. Chase on $10,000 Federal Reserve Notes

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

Our upcoming Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ Official Currency Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring Expo will feature a trio of notes representing America’s highest circulating currency denomination, the $10,000 bill. Illustrated prominently on these $10,000 Federal Reserve Notes is Salmon P. Chase, the subject of our latest edition of Better Know Your Notes. 

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Stack’s Bowers March Baltimore Currency Auction Now Online for Bidding

Stack’s Bowers March Baltimore Currency Auction Now Online for Bidding

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Currency Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring Expo in Baltimore is now posted online and open for bidding. At nearly 2,900 lots, this is our largest currency auction to date!

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Private Samuel Frank Dadmun’s $3 Fitchburg Bank Obsolete

Private Samuel Frank Dadmun’s $3 Fitchburg Bank Obsolete

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

A rare and intriguing $3 obsolete banknote from the Fitchburg Bank of Fitchburg, Massachusetts will be featured in our upcoming Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring Expo in Baltimore. The Fitchburg Bank issued obsolete bank notes from 1832 to 1865 when it became the Fitchburg National Bank, Charter #1077. 
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Important Currency Collections to be Featured in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Spring Expo

Important Currency Collections to be Featured in the Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Spring Expo

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring Expo, held March 26-29 in Baltimore, Maryland, will present three important collections from separate niches of American currency collecting. 

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Impressive Bank of America $5000 Color Face Proof

Impressive Bank of America $5000 Color Face Proof

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

An interesting $5000 color face proof of a Certificate of Deposit drawn on the Bank of America will be featured in our upcoming Stack’s Bowers Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring Expo. 

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PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ Boston 1934 $10,000 in Stack’s Bowers Upcoming March Baltimore Auction

PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ Boston 1934 $10,000 in Stack’s Bowers Upcoming March Baltimore Auction

By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist

In honor of Peter and Matt’s beloved New England Patriot’s victory in Super Bowl XLIX, our Stack’s Bowers Note of the Week is this Boston District Fr. 2231-A 1934 $10,000 Federal Reserve Note graded PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ. This note, from the Holecek Family Foundation Collection is tied with one other note for the finest graded Fr. 2231-A by PMG and will be offered in our Official Currency Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Baltimore Expo this March. 

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