||Lot of 4 Proof Plates from W. L. Ormsby's "Bank-Note Engraving." Quartet of proof plates from Ormsby's impressive folio reference work. Includes Plate 4, Plate 5 (three-color featuring dies), Plate 6, and Plate 10 (with whaling vignette used on New Jersey Oil Company share certificates). All plates are trimmed somewhat and have some edge foxing. Average Fine. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (1/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $399.50.