Stack’s Bowers Galleries outstanding providing of the D. Brent Pogue Assortment Half VI – Masterpieces of United States Paper Cash realized over $9.2 million USD through the agency’s March 2020 Public sale, held at their Santa Ana, California headquarters Thursday, March 19. The costs realized for the 230 heaps averaged greater than $40,000 every and 27 notes introduced six-figure outcomes. For full outcomes, go to the Auction Archive at StacksBowers.com. (All costs embody the client’s price).
The marvelous Pogue assortment of United States paper cash was assembled over a few years and featured quite a lot of notes which are the best examples graded for his or her kind. Specific emphasis was additionally positioned on extremely fascinating serial #1 notes and uncommon “Star” alternative notes.
Lot 6063 introduced an unimaginable Fr.167a 1863 $100 Authorized Tender Be aware graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ that introduced the best worth of the sale, realizing $432,000. It’s the best identified instance of the ever-popular “Unfold Eagle” design, which was the nation’s first $100 Authorized Tender design kind.
Two famed Sequence of 1869 “Rainbow” notes introduced costs effectively into the six-figure vary. A Fr.151 $50 Authorized Tender Be aware graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ in lot 6058 garnered $300,000, whereas lot 6064, a Fr.168 $100 Authorized Tender Be aware, additionally graded Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ, bought for $312,000.
Headlining the outstanding providing of serial #1 notes within the assortment was a Fr.1074a 1914 $100 Purple Seal Federal Reserve Be aware from the Philadelphia district graded Alternative Uncirculated 64 by PMG. The be aware, supplied in lot 6131, is certainly one of solely 5 serial #1 examples identified for the sort and realized $156,000 in Thursday night time’s session.
The best identified Fr.282★ 1923 $5 “Porthole” Silver Certificates Star Be aware, graded Very good Gem Uncirculated 68 EPQ by PMG, was bought for $43,200 (lot 6087) and was the best grossing alternative be aware within the public sale.
The Stack’s Bowers Galleries March 2020 Public sale will conclude with Internet-Only periods of U.S. cash and paper cash March 23-25. For extra info go to StacksBowers.com or contact the agency at 800-566-2580 or Info@StacksBowers.com.