||Alexandria, DC - Merchants Bank of Alexandria $5 May 27, 1815 DC-25 G18. PCGS Very Fine 25PPQ. This is an available issue and denomination, but in top grade. Engraved and printed by W. Harrison with a distinctive look from the War of 1812 period. At top center, a man loads barrels onto a wagon at wharf side. With denomination end panels. The nearly complete margins are way above average for a note often poorly cut. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $99.00.