||Gettysburg, PA - Bank of Gettysburg $20 18__ PA-155 G60 Hoober 136-10. PCGS Choice About New 58. Gettysburg Obsolete notes have always been popular with collectors due to the historic location. This is a rare series and proof engraved and printed by Underwood, Bald, Spencer & Hufty and printed on India paper only. At the top center is a framed cameo head with cherubs on each side; they are flanked by cameo heads as well. Identical ends each have cameo heads in the center and "20" numerals in the corners. Hole Punch Cancelled as prepared at UBSH with only some light handling seen. There was one example only in the 1990 American Banknote Company Archive sale, Lot 1552. This is very rare and attractively rendered. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1,762.50. Newman VI (Heritage Auctions, 4/2015), lot 19302. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.