Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Lovely Serial Number 1 McKeesport Brown Back

    McKeesport, PA - $5 1882 Brown Back Fr. 472 The NB of McKeesport Ch. # 4625
    While listed in the census for many years, this serial number 1 Brown Back is recorded without a grade, indicating that it has been of the market for many years. Luckily for collectors, it has been preserved quite nicely since it was saved over 115 years ago, with just the slightest evidence of handling present. As the "A" position note on the sheet, this truly is the "first" note issued to this bank, and is, as well, the only large size number one of any type or denomination reported from here. Pen signed Choice Crisp Uncirculated, a note which will add luster to any collection, no matter how advanced.


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2007
    4th-6th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 125

    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
    Consign to the 2019 April 24 - 29 Central States 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

    2018 December 5 - 7 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    2018 December 5 - 7 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    REALIZED $1,817,823