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NY. Astor Bank, $1, 18xx (ca. 1850's) Proof Obsolete Banknote -Ex Ford.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Paper Money - United States Start Price:530.00 USD Estimated At:750.00 - 1,500.00 USD
NY. Astor Bank, $1, 18xx (ca. 1850's) Proof Obsolete Banknote -Ex Ford.
SOLD
700.00USD+ (126.00) buyer's premium + taxes, fees, etc...
This item SOLD at 2013 Oct 22 @ 14:28UTC-4 : AST/EDT
New York, NY. (NY-1450-G2) Proof only issue, Astor Library on top middle with John Jacob Astor III on lower right and unique to this issue, black on thin india paper on white card, CU to Gem condition. BA&C, Only one sheet of 3 was in the Christie's ABN sale in 1990 and 4 other examples known. (ex. Nasca. 1977, Jack Guevrekian Collection, Lot 336; Ex-John Ford Part 10, May 26, 2005, Lot 4074, Sold $833)