|Banknotes - Currency|
Archives International Auctions / AIA Sale 56 - U.S., Chinese & Worldwide Banknotes, Coins, Scripophily and Security Printing Ephemera - 21/11/2019 / Coins & Paper Money / Paper Money - United States / Lot 824
Waterloo, Mercantile Bank, 1850-60's (Reprinted in 1996) $1-2-3-5 ABN Unfinished Reprint Proof Sheet - Waterloo, IL. This stunning red, black and white Proprietary Proof sheet, from a bank not listed in Haxby, features the highest quality ABN printing and engraving. Reprinted for the ANA 1996 Denver, Colorado, 105th Anniversary Convention, All have All of the notes show the Auditor's Office seal. The $1 with a large red ONE flanked by portraits of women. The $2 has a screaming eagle, center, a milkmaid on the left that appears on CSA, T-39 and 40 notes. The $3 features two young girls flanking a seated allegorical woman, and the $5 has a waterfall at the center and young woman at lower right. The sheet is Choice Uncirculated, with registration notched in the top and bottom margins. Printed as a Proof for a limited edition of 300 to be distributed at the ANA 105th Convention , August 1996, Denver, Colorado. Signed on the back by the printed but not numbered. The sheet was not issued in this format with the margins having not been trimmed, The limited edition was trimmed to banknote size. Rare in this format. ABNC.