||Wilmington, DE - Lot of 2 Farmers Bank of the State of Delaware Branch Bank Contemporary Counterfeit Notes. A pair of early dated notes, without imprint, printed from false plates. The pair is well matched in eye appeal. $3 Sept. 10, 1815 DE-15 C326. PCGS Very Fine 20 Apparent. An oval vignette of a farmer is at the upper left. Perpendicular DELAWARE is in the far left end panel. Noted with "Hinge Repaired Edge Split at Bottom Right; Missing UR Corner Tip." $5 July 2, 1813 DE-15 C334. PCGS Fine 15 Apparent. A vignette of a plow in an agricultural wreath is at top center. The left end panel shows the state name. Noted with "Edge and Internal Splits and Tears." Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $141.00.