||Janesville, WI - Central Bank of Wisconsin $3 18__ WI-280 G6. Proof. PCGS Gem New 65PPQ. The notes from this bank are complex because they increased their capitalization from $25,000 to $125,000 over the tenure of the bank. This is a gorgeous $3 proof on India paper by Toppan, Carpenter, Casilear & Co, New York & Philadelphia. In the center is a train heading east. At the right is a portrait of Washington nestled between dies. At the top is "Capital Stock $100,000." Hole Punch Cancelled through the India paper. This is another very high quality proof from the Newman Collection and it has a particularly alluring TCC layout. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $2,115.00. Newman VI (Heritage Auctions, 4/2015), lot 19400. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.