||Peru, IN - State of Indiana, Canal Land Certificate $5 June 23, 1843 Wolka 658-1. PCGS Fine 15. An interest bearing loan for the Wabash & Erie Canal Lands, disguised as a circulating note. A right-facing cameo-head profile in an oval is at top center. A building is to the left, and a canal scene is to the right. Engraved by Durand & Compy., Cincinnati. A Rarity-7 assigned by Wolka in 1978. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $104.00.