Our September CCO U.S. Currency Auction will feature the Republic of Texas Collection, consisting of 55 obsolete notes from the Lone Star State. This is one of the most extensive collections we have had the pleasure of presenting, offering obsolete collectors a fantastic opportunity to acquire these elusive treasures. One such note we are offering from the collection is lot 90035, a Houston, Republic of Texas 1830s $2 in PMG Choice Fine 15. (TXCRH25). No. 887, Plate A. Rarity 9. Imprint of Childs, Clark & Co. N. Orleans.
This is an elusive Republic of Texas Deuce, offered here in Choice Fine grade. A cotton ball is found at right with a steamship at left. Allegorical scene at top center with eagle at bottom center. PMG comments “Cut Cancelled, Small Holes.”
The entire Stack’s Bowers Galleries September CCO auction is available for viewing and bidding at StacksBowers.com. We are currently taking consignments for our November Auction. To consign your U.S. paper money and world paper money to a future sale, contact a consignment specialist by phone at 800-458-4646, by email at Consign@StacksBowers.com or visit our website at StacksBowers.com. For more information on viewing lots or for assistance in registering to bid, email your inquiry to: Info@stacksbowers.com .