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    Cincinnati, OH- The Savings Bank of Cincinnati $1 June 1, 1857 G4a Wolka 0617-02
    The Savings Bank of Cincinnati opened in 1851 and became insolvent in late 1860. It left behind a scant $2,000 in outstanding circulation and was redeeming notes at par. A stunning full length vignette makes this $1 stand out as a classic example of the engraver's art in antebellum America. PCGS grades this example Apparent Very Fine 30 due to a minute edge split at bottom center. Formerly in the massive Schingoethe holdings, this note is the only known issued $1 on the bank.
    From The Wendell Wolka Collection


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