Lot 693: Bank of New York, 1860 Proof Obsolete Banknote.
October 25, 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: New York, New York. $2, Haxby NY-1790 G250a. India paper only, ABNC imprints. A continuation of the series from the previous lot with this ornate Two Dollar design showing Liberty at center and state die at left. Attractive green tint and just a small notch in the margin at the top left. An example sold in a 2015 public auction which brought $1,292 in a PCGS Currency 58 Apparent holder. This note appears Uncirculated with ample even margins, sharp corners and bright colors, the only detracting fault is a small 2mm by 1.5mm chip out of the top right margin. Rare note in any form and condition. ABNC