||Rensselaer, IN - Farmers and Mechanics Bank $2 Mar. 1, 1854 IN-245 G24a, WVS 697-2. PCGS Very Fine 25 Apparent. This is a tough to find bank, and most notes known are low grade. As on the Logansport Insurance Company $2 above, men are at the harvest using grain cradles at the center, and a detail from Pat Lyon at the Forge is at the left. The imprint of Danforth, Wright & Co. is at the bottom. "Rust Stains at Left" are noted by grading. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $74.00.