Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Buffalo, KY - $10 1902 Plain Back Fr. 633 The First NB Ch. # 11538
    Of the many trophy notes the Gale holdings contain, few can be more desirable than this prize, which comes from the only bank in this Larue County hamlet. Just 667 sheets of large notes were issued, and by 1935 the amount outstanding from here had already dropped to a meager $300. Three large examples have survived, one an absolute pig, one a decent Fine-Very Fine, and the Gale example, grading a sharp Very Fine-Extremely Fine, and boasting brilliantly colored blue signatures of Walter L. Ferrill and E.S. Ferrill. The Martin example realized $5175, and, in a market that values rarity, condition and desirability to an even greater degree than it did four years ago, it's a good bet this monster note will fare even better this evening.


    View all of [The Bill Gale Collection of Kentucky Nationals ]

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2006
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 373

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

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

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    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
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 29 days left to consign to the 2019 August 13 - 19 ANA World's Fair of Money Currency Signature Auction - Chicago!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thank you for your quick response. I am a member of Heritage Auctions and I am happy to say that it is truly a great platform.
    Mohammed J.,
    Durban, KZ
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
    2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $1,990,180