Sale 19PA01 | Lot 168

[BANK NOTE SPECIMEN] Bank note company engraving proof sample sheet for C. Toppan & Co. Engravers.

Catalogue: The Angling, Decoy & Americana Collection of John Parmly, Rumson, New Jersey

Lot Details

Lot 168
[BANK NOTE SPECIMEN] Bank note company engraving proof sample sheet for C. Toppan & Co. Engravers.
Philadelphia: C. Toppan & Co. Engravers, [undated, but circa 1930s]. 12 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches; Single sheet printed on India paper and mounted. One or two pale spots, backing a bit foxed with some tears (not affecting proof sheet), but a wide-margined and attractive example; Together with engraved pastoral vignette, possibly also bank note, mounted. 2 1/2 x 4 1/8 inches. Light foxing.
With classic Toppan vignettes, dies, and lathe-work vignettes.


Estimate: $40 - $60
Sold for $150 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $40 - $60
Sold for $150 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Angling, Decoy & Americana Collection of John Parmly, Rumson, New Jersey

Wed, Dec 04, 2019 at 10am EST