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    Second Offering in Twenty Six Years

    Richmond, KY - $5 Original Fr. 399 The First NB Ch. # 1728
    This is one of the nicer items in the collection and a rare one at that, coming from a bank which issued First Charters only until the expiration of its charter in 1890. This piece offers an interesting and instructive lesson for National Bank Note collectors, as the census here shows four examples extant. Our offering data, however, reveals that only once in the past twenty six years have collectors had the opportunity to actually purchase any note from this institution at public sale, with that lone offering coming when this very note was obtained by Bill Gale when the Martin collection was auctioned. Bright Very Fine+.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2006
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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