||Stamford, CT - Stamford Bank $20 18__ CT-405 G26 SENC. Proof. PCGS Very Choice New 64PPQ. Another very boldly executed India paper proof die-sunk to its original card. The card style indicates this proof was originally from the same archive source as the prior East Haddam Bank $20 proof engraved by Casiliear, Durand, Burton & Edmonds, N. York offered here. At top center, seated Agriculture is shown with a shield. At the left end is a framed Washington portrait; at the right end, a cow with a trio of sheep. Nearly as made: exceptional. Hole Punch Cancelled in the India paper only and so noted. Again, quite rare and from a desirable Connecticut town and county. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1,645.00. Newman VI (Heritage Auctions, 4/2015), lot 19024. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.