We Buy Rare Currency From Sellers Across the Country


We Paid $7,000!
We Accept Consignments For Stacks Bowers Auctions
Email Us: Info@RareCurrency.com or Call or Text: (864) 430-4020
  • Send Us A Message:

Thank you! -RareCurrency.com Team


We Paid $11,000!

Rare $10 1882 Blue Seal Bill from The First National Bank of Covina, CA

Bank Name:  The First National Bank of Covina

State:  CA – California

Charter Number:  5830

Lifetime:  Operated 1901 to 1935 | Total Issue – $608,260

Series:  $10 – 1882 Blue Seal National Banknote

Sheets Printed:  2,685

Value:  Call, Text, or Email For A Quote | Info@RareCurrency.com | 864-430-4020

Basic Design:

Rarity and Value:  Most of these notes are fairly scarce. We generally see them sell for between $300 and $1,200. There is room for that price range to go higher. However, more valuable notes have to be in excellent condition or they need to be from rare banks. Please contact us if you would like to know the exact value of your note. Don’t forget to check the serial number. Number 1 notes always sell for nice premiums.

Current Market Analysis:  In the early part of the 21st century notes from California were especially hot. The reality is that most collectors who follow the state have been collecting for decades. So you have to have something really special to achieve the prices we were seeing ten years ago, because most collectors have very few holes in their collections left to fill. There were lots of blue seal banks in California that seem rare, but they don’t always bring values commiserate with their perceived rarity. The location of the bank also matters. Traditionally notes from the bay area and San Diego have been especially popular. It should go without saying that national gold bank notes from California have a special place in most currency collections.

We Are Buyers!!!

We buy all antique paper money issued by The First National Bank of Covina, CA. We can tell you how much your $10 bill is worth. We aren’t just dealers. We are also collectors, experts, and appraisers. We have contributed to numerous price guides and are considered specialists in the field of national currency. Contact us via phone or email to get your free appraisal today.

Info@RareCurrency.com – 864-430-4020

Contact Us

Email: Info@RareCurrency.com
Phone: (864) 430-4020
NYC Coin Dealer

Newletter Signup