Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice
Heritage is in the process of relocating its world headquarters to a new Dallas area location, which will be announced soon. Please call 214-528-3500 to confirm all Heritage appointments, events or deliveries in Dallas, as our departments and staff are moving at different times from separate locations.
IMPORTANT: In-person floor bidding is temporarily suspended and our offices are closed, except for scheduled appointments. See details including all options for bidding remotely.


    Boston, MA- Hide & Leather Bank, Boston $5 Oct. 1, 1857 as G8a Proof PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.
    The bank opened in 1857 and became the National Hide & Leather Bank of Boston (Ch. 460) in 1864. This simply stunning red and black beauty has a large vignette of men working in a tannery which may well have been a custom design given the bank's name. Several large denominational counters and a red and white FIVE protector panel complete the design. Four examples of this design appeared in a single uncut sheet as Lot 690 in the 1990 ABNCo Archives sale. This sheet was subsequently cut sometime after 2005 with the card separating from the sheet. This Plate B note, printed on India paper with the usual POCs in the signature lines, comes with the heavily embossed card for the Plate A note (the POC holes do not match up). A wonderful addition to any obsolete bank note collection.
    From the Charles R. Pease, Jr. Collection, Part II (Total: 2 notes)

    View all of [The Charles R. Pease, Jr. Collection, Part II ]

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2020
    22nd-27th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 112

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

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

    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
    Only 20 days left to consign to the 2020 August 4 - 10 ANA Worlds' Fair of Money World Paper Money Signature Auction - Pittsburgh!

    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