Skip to main content


    New York April 20, 1756 £5 PCGS Very Fine 30.
    Save for the lovely and famous 1709 notes, which exist in uncirculated condition, this is the highest grade early New York note that we have handled. The Newman example was a 15 apparent and carried the following description, "From a rare series of notes printed by James Parker with coarse paper backs. The New York Arms occupies most of the right side. With its deep printing, the note is appealing from the face. Noted only with 'Edge Splits.' In above average condition for this series." That note realized $376. This note is world's better and remarkably totally free of repairs or restorations. It has been graded as a VF30 by PCGS. That service has graded only 10 New York notes between 1739 and 1760, encompassing 57 different denominations and issues, without the apparent modifier. Even in the current quiet market, we would expect a realization for this New York trophy note in the area of...

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2018
    3rd-9th Wednesday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 60

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 June 27 - 29 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I think heritage is the best auction house and has the best service - that’s why I use you. 
    Sara B.,
    Dubai, UAE
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 January 4 - 8 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Tampa
    2018 January 4 - 8 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Tampa
    REALIZED $1,634,873