|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 1034
Commercial Bank. 1856. Obsolete Whaling Vignette Banknote. - Bristol, RI. 5, Sep. 1, 1856, Haxby RI-30-A60, SENC. Commercial Bank was incorporated in 1809. It operated through the Civil War years and failed in 1869. Altered $5 note from a $5 of the Commercial Bank of New Jersey, Perth Amboy, NJ-445-G44 series. Features attractive whaling vignette.