Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Cherub Riding on a Dragon Vignette

    Cincinnati, OH- The Bank of Cincinnati $5 ??, 181? G80 Wolka 0375-11
    The note sports an unusual and whimsical vignette of a cherub riding on a dragon, holding a banner emblazoned with "CINCINNATI." The note grades Very Good-Fine with two corner tips missing but otherwise completely intact with no repairs noted. While Haxby lists this design as a proof, it is not listed as an issued design. There are two examples of this post note presently known; this $5 note and another example, which is filled in for $1,000, residing in the Cincinnati Historical Society collection.
    From The Wendell Wolka Collection


    View all of [The Wendell Wolka Collection ]

    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
    September, 2014
    3rd-8th Wednesday-Monday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 189

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    17.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) 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
    Only 21 days left to consign to the 2018 December 5 - 7 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong!

    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 September 6 - 10 Long Beach Expo World Currency Signature Auction - Long Beach
    2018 September 6 - 10 Long Beach Expo World Currency Signature Auction - Long Beach
    REALIZED $2,743,809