1862 $10 legal tender note, F-94 (as cataloged in Paper Money of
the United States by Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg), one of the
scarcest of early $10 notes, sold for $4,914 Aug. 31 in a Bonhams auction.
has the green face print missing. It was graded Fine 15 by PCGS
Currency. The catalog description indicates the note has “a few minor
edge splits and a missing lower left corner.”
to the Bonhams catalog, “only about 30 examples are known in all
grades combined.” It had a pre-sale estimate of $5,000 to $7,000.
more information about the auction visit the Bonhams website at www.bonhams.com.