||La Salle, IL - Bank of La Salle $2 18__ IL-445 G4 SENC. Remainder. PCGS Fine 45 Apparent. A customs building vignette with superb details is featured at the center of this American Banknote Company imprint rarity. The Bank of La Salle is a very rare bank, also all SENC in Haxby, and a distinctive type. At lower left, two girls with sheaves of hay; at lower right, a train passing over a stone railroad bridge. Apparent, noted are "Falsely Filled in; Minor Stains." This is an extremely rare note. We know of only one other example; that was once cut off a bank archive remainder sheet many years ago. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1,645.00. Newman VI (Heritage Auctions, 4/2015), lot 19048. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.