Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Original Packaging for J.H. Piatt & Co. note shipment

    Cincinnati, OH- (John H. Piatt & Co.) $5-$3-$2-$1 Wolka 0653-04-03-02-01 Uncut Sheet and shipping materials
    The value of this lot is not in the sheet but rather in the accompanying shipping materials which finally solve the mystery of who issued these sheets (assuming that the sheet and the shipping materials have always been together). The sheet grades Superb Gem Uncirculated 67 by PMG and has been, and continues to be, readily available. The shipping materials provide the "smoking gun" evidence as they indicate that the package of which they were once a part contained "1000 impressions 1, 2 3 & 5 / J H Piatt & Co." Faint impressions of the notes can also be seen on the surface of the binder next to the original twine. After nearly two hundred years we are now reasonably sure who actually issued these notes. (Total: 3 items)

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2016
    27th-2nd Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 175

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    17.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on May 2, 2016 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 22 days left to consign to the 2022 January 5 - 10 FUN World Paper Money Signature® Auction - Orlando FUN!

    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