Lot 785: Weybosset Bank, 1856 Proof Obsolete Banknote.
25 October 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Providence, Rhode Island. $5, Haxby RI-410 G22a. Toppan, Carpenter & Company. Without tint. Printed on card. Without complete design features, missing lower left vignette. Some foxing is present but mostly uniform. A rare proof in any form with a recent offering bringing just over $1,400 in a September 2015 sale for an example with a completed design. A piece that would certainly enhance any collection. About Uncirculated. TCC.