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    New York, NY- Astor Bank $1 18__ G2 Proof PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.
    The Astor Bank, which many would assume had the resources to be successful, was decidedly not. After opened in 1852 it was suspended in May, 1853. This note features an oval vignette of Ceres, a vignette of the Astor Library, and a portrait of John Jacob Astor (1763-1848), in addition to the state bank department die. It is printed on India paper mounted on original cardstock without the usual POCs. Sources indicate a surviving population of approximately eight examples of this popular design.

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