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Rare $100 1875 Bill from The First National Bank of Newport, RI

Bank Name:  The First National Bank of Newport

State:  RI – Rhode Island

Charter Number:  1021

Lifetime:  Operated 1865 to 1905 | Total Issue – $1,276,020

Series:  $100 – 1875 National Banknote

Sheets Printed:  100

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

Basic Design:

Rarity and Value:  These are rare and beautiful bank notes. At least 55 are known to exist today. That number usually creeps up by one or two examples every few years. So these are getting slightly more common as time passes. However, they will always be relatively rare. Very few banks issued such a high denomination during this time period. Values start at around $10,000 and go up quickly from there. Contact us for details. Don’t forget to check the serial number. Number 1 notes always sell for nice premiums.

Current Market Analysis:  The market for national bank notes from Rhode Island is about the same as every other New England state. There really aren’t any rare towns. However, there are rare banks and rare types are always in demand. First charter $2s, $20s, $50s, and $100s always sell for good money. Most collectors also like high grade notes no matter the type. You are going to see lots of notes from Providence. In fact only twenty-two other towns even had a national bank that issued currency. Rhode Island also has a rich history of banking during the obsolete era. Many people who collect national bank notes also like obsolete bank notes and colonial currency. Rhode Island definitely has a rich numismatic history.

We Are Buyers!!!

We buy all antique paper money issued by The First National Bank of Newport, RI. We can tell you how much your $100 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.

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