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World and US Paper Money Highlights in February Stack’s Bowers CCO Auctions

By Christopher DahnckeCurrency Auction Associate, Stack’s Bowers Galleries ……

1923 $5 Lincoln Porthole Silver Certificate

1923 $5 Lincoln Porthole Silver Certificate

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries February 2022 U.S. Currency Collectors Choice Online (CCO) Auction will be posted to our website soon for viewing and bidding. The sale features the Laguna Coast Collection Part 4 as well as other areas of interest, including Large Size notes.

Offered among the Silver Certificates is Fr. 282 1934 $5 in PCGS Currency Choice About New 58 PPQ. This is one of the more popular designs found on Silver Certificates and is seldom offered in this grade. This note bears PCGS Currency’s all-important PPQ qualifier for fully original paper.

Finland 1882 100 Markkaa Note

Finland 1882 100 Markkaa Note

Our February World Paper Money CCO will be posted to our website for viewing and bidding at the beginning of next week. We are offering quite an array of countries this sale, so we encourage you to browse through the entire online catalog.

One treasure we are pleased to offer is Finland P-A48a 1882 100 Markkaa Finlands Bank in PMG Very Fine 25. This note was printed in Copenhagen. It is one of just three examples graded by PMG, with the other two also in Very Fine 25 holders. These early types are extremely scarce, and seldom trade hands at public auction. PMG comments “Tears, Pinholes.”

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We are currently taking consignments for our Spring Baltimore Auction, April 2022 Hong Kong sale, and our April Valkenburg Auction. To consign your U.S. paper money and world paper money to one of our sales, contact a consignment specialist at 800-458-4646 or visit For more information on viewing lots or for assistance in registering to bid, email your inquiry to: [email protected].

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