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Categories  •  Stack's June 2005 The John J. Ford, Jr. Collection Part XI Regular Issue Fractional Currency First Issue
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Lot # Description GradeView our Explanation of Comparative Grading Hammer Price
1 5¢. Fr.1228 CH CU $350.00
5¢. Fr.1228. Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated....
Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. A beautiful side margin example that has full perforations and wonderful paper quality. Well above average for what is normally seen.
2 5¢. Fr.1228 CU $280.00

Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. Average centering which cuts into the design. The number ''1A'' in pencil on the back; 5¢. Fr.1229. Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. The note is centered right into the design at the left. The number ''9A'' in pencil on the back. 2 pieces.
3 5¢. Fr.1229 CU $200.00
5¢. Fr.1229. Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated,...
Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated, perhaps a bit better but the centering is close at the right side. The back is centered a bit toward the bottom. There are also a few short perforations at the lower right corner. The paper quality and color give this note good eye appeal.
4 5¢. Fr.1230 CU $130.00
5¢. Fr.1230. Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. The...
Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. The right margin is very close, the others quite good. The paper quality and color are above average for the grade; 5¢. Fr.1231. Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. The note is centered toward the bottom but does not touch. Good paper and rich color give this note added...  more
5 5¢. Fr.1230 CU $140.00

Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. A decent note with good crispness and color. The number 5E in pencil on the back; 5¢. Fr.1231. Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. The note is centered toward the top without affecting the design. Decent color and good crispness. 2 pieces.
6 10¢. Fr.1240 CH CU $220.00
10¢. Fr.1240. Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated...
Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated or better for the type which is usually badly centered and with ragged perforations. This exception to the rule has good but tight margins left to right and large margins top to bottom. The number ''2'' is pencilled on the back. The color is good, which adds further to the lovely eye appeal of this scarce...  more
7 10¢. Fr.1240 CU $300.00
10¢. Fr.1240. Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. A...
Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. A decent note clears the design on all sides but is close at the bottom. Vibrant green color. The number ''21'' in pencil on the back; 10¢. Fr.1241. Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated but the design is close at the left and the bottom. The left side perforations are...  more
8 10¢. Fr.1241 CU $220.00
10¢. Fr.1241. Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated,...
Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated, nearly Choice. Some short perforations and the centering being a little close at the left are this note's main detractions. The color is bright and the paper is quite crisp.
9 10¢. Fr.1242 CH CU $300.00
10¢. Fr.1242. Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated,...
Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated, nearly of Gem quality. A tiny pencil marking on the back. A very crisp and richly colored note that is sure to please; 10¢. Fr.1243. Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. A well centered note with excellent color and good eye appeal.
10 10¢. Fr.1242 CU $220.00

Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. A decent example that has three small margins and one very large one; 10¢. Fr.1243. Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. Close at the left and the bottom but with great color. 2 pieces.
11 25¢. Fr.1279 CH CU $300.00
25¢. Fr.1279. Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated,...
Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated, perhaps a bit better. A bottom right corner note that has the selvage remaining and connected to the perforations at the bottom and right. Rich, deep color and excellent crispness give this note wonderful eye appeal.
12 25¢. Fr.1280 CH CU $275.00
25¢. Fr.1280. Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated....
Postage Currency. Perforated edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Would be Gem if the centering were a bit better. Great color and paper crispness make up for that minor deficiency.
13 25¢. Fr.1281 CU $200.00
25¢. Fr.1281. Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated with...
Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated with claims to Choice. Three good margins and close at the left. Good color and paper quality provide the eye appeal of this note.
14 25¢. Fr.1282 CU $350.00
25¢. Fr.1282. Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated with...
Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated with the eye appeal of a Choice note. Cut closely at the top but without intruding into the designs. A decent example of this very scarce note.
15 50¢. Fr.1310 CU $375.00
50¢. Fr.1310. Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated with...
Postage Currency. Perforated edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Crisp Uncirculated with the strong appeal of a Choice note. Excellent color and good perforations add to the eye appeal of this note. The number ''4A'' is penciled in on the back. The note is centered a bit to the upper right but still has ample margins all around.
16 50¢. Fr.1311 CU $325.00
50¢. Fr.1311. Postage Currency. Perforated edges without monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. A fresh...
Postage Currency. Perforated edges without monogram. Crisp Uncirculated. A fresh note that has good color and crispness but is centered toward the left and barely does not touch. The number ''12A'' penciled in on the back. Good perforations add to the desirability of this high grade note.
17 50¢. Fr.1312 GEM CU $375.00
50¢. Fr.1312. Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Gem Crisp Uncirculated....
Postage Currency. Straight edges with ''ABC'' monogram. Gem Crisp Uncirculated. A simply marvelous note that has great centering and rich green color. A microscopic pencil mark on the back. The paper quality is top notch, giving this note wonderful eye appeal.
18 50¢. Fr.1313 CH CU $325.00
50¢. Fr.1313. Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated....
Postage Currency. Straight edges without ''ABC'' monogram. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Decent centering and good color give this note warm appeal. A fingerprint and the number ''16A'' in pencil are found on the back.
19 Postage Currency Presentation Set of Four Notes with ''Superfine'' Perforations AU to CU $5,250.00
Postage Currency Presentation Set of Four Notes with ''Superfine'' Perforations. An amazing set of...
An amazing set of First Issue specially perforated notes. Includes 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, and 50¢ denominations. All with the ABN Monogram. The perforations on each are ultra-fine and make the Fr.1310a perforated 14 seem coarse. Not in Milton and the only other examples we know of are in the O'Mara Collection Sale. In that sale, they are referred to as ''Perforated 16'' variety. However, the O'Mara Sale...  more
20 Postage Currency Set of Four Notes with Very Coarse Perforations EF to CU $850.00
Postage Currency Set of Four Notes with Very Coarse Perforations. Another fantastic set of First Issue...
Another fantastic set of First Issue perforated notes. Complete 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, and 50¢ Denomination Set. The first two with 'ABC' monogram and the last two without. The perforations are wider and coarser than on the issued perforated notes. Not in Milton. Not seen at public auction since the February, 1914 Price Sale by Henry Chapman (lot 218, envelope enclosed). Very distinctive and perhaps...  more
Categories  •  Stack's June 2005 The John J. Ford, Jr. Collection Part XI Regular Issue Fractional Currency Second Issue
Lot # Description GradeView our Explanation of Comparative Grading Hammer Price
21 5¢. Fr.1232 CH CU $155.00
5¢. Fr.1232. Without back surcharges. Crisp Uncirculated with strong claims to the Choice category....
Without back surcharges. Crisp Uncirculated with strong claims to the Choice category. Sparkling bronzing on both sides adds to the appeal of this note. Close at the top right margin; 5¢. 1233. Back surcharged 18-63. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Good bronzing with the surcharges quite readable. Cut closely at the bottom and exhibiting the number ''21Ad'' penciled on the back; 5¢. 1234. Back surcharged...  more
22 5¢. Fr.1235 GEM CU $950.00
5¢. Fr.1235. Back surcharged R-1-18-63. Printed on fiber paper. Gem Crisp Uncirculated. Tremendous...
Back surcharged R-1-18-63. Printed on fiber paper. Gem Crisp Uncirculated. Tremendous centering along with heavy bronzing gives this note great appeal. The paper is very crisp for the type, adding to the already fervent desirability of this note. A few minor pencil notations on the back do not detract from this note that is very scarce, especially so in this condition.
23 10¢. Fr.1244 VERY CH CU $475.00
10¢. Fr.1244. Without back surcharges. Gem Crisp Uncirculated in every respect with great centering,...
Without back surcharges. Gem Crisp Uncirculated in every respect with great centering, deep rich color and bronzing, and excellent paper quality; 10¢. Fr.1245. Back surcharged 18-63. Very Choice Crisp Uncirculated. A bit unevenly cut, otherwise this note would be a full Gem. a small pencil notation on the back; 10¢. Fr.1247. Back surcharged 1-18-63. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Lovely...  more
24 10¢. Fr.1246 CH CU $300.00
10¢. Fr.1246. Back surcharged S-18-63. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. A lovely note with jumbo margins...
Back surcharged S-18-63. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. A lovely note with jumbo margins all around. The outer edges of the back are slightly toned due to mounting. The margins are so huge that there is a full extra ''63'' which came from the note directly to the left of the present example! The bronzing is good and the paper crispness is excellent. Truly a wonder note that needs to be seen...  more
25 10¢. Fr.1248 UNC $2,100.00
10¢. Fr.1248. Back surcharged O-63. This is quite a rare Friedberg number surcharge variety on...
Back surcharged O-63. This is quite a rare Friedberg number surcharge variety on the Second Issue. Rob Kravitz and other researchers consider the known population to be around thirty examples in all grades. Not many are known in very high grade. Crisp Almost Uncirculated, vertical bend and left end bend. The handling is on the heavy side. The note never saw actual circulation in our opinion. The back...  more
26 10¢. Fr.1249 CH CU $575.00
10¢. Fr.1249. Back surcharged T-1-18-63. Printed on fiber paper. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Decently...
Back surcharged T-1-18-63. Printed on fiber paper. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Decently centered with attractive bronzing. The surcharges are quite easily readable, adding to the appeal of this note. A small number ''35'' penciled on the back. The color and paper quality are quite sharp. This note should please even the most finicky collector. Very scarce.
27 25¢. Fr.1283 VERY CH CU $525.00
25¢. Fr.1283. Without back surcharges. Gem Crisp Uncirculated. Marvelously centered with good...
Without back surcharges. Gem Crisp Uncirculated. Marvelously centered with good color and bronzing. The front has a partial plate number at the upper left; 25¢. Fr.1284. Back surcharged 18-63. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Good color and bronzing gives this note welcoming eye appeal. The number ''23'' in pencil on the back; 25¢. Fr.1285. Back surcharged A-18-63. Choice Crisp Uncirculated. Bright bronzing,...  more
28 25¢. Fr.1284 UNC $925.00
25¢. Fr.1284. Back surcharged 18-63. Deep gray or ''Slate Back'' from back plate '77', partial...
Back surcharged 18-63. Deep gray or ''Slate Back'' from back plate '77', partial number visible at the back lower right corner. A very distinct back color and with no characteristics of being an alteration. Sadly, alterers attacked Fractional to create rarities. However, this Ford-Boyd note is the real deal. Choice Almost Uncirculated. The handling is a bit heavy, but not folded. Bright...  more
29 25¢. Fr.1288 GEM CU $400.00
25¢. Fr.1288. Back surcharged 2-18-63. Gem Crisp Uncirculated. Three ample to large margins,...
Back surcharged 2-18-63. Gem Crisp Uncirculated. Three ample to large margins, the bottom one decent for the type. Good color and paper quality give this note top drawer appeal. In this grade, quite scarce and underrated.
30 25¢. Fr.1290 CU $220.00
25¢. Fr.1290. Back surcharged T-2-18-63. Printed on fiber paper. Crisp Uncirculated with the...
Back surcharged T-2-18-63. Printed on fiber paper. Crisp Uncirculated with the eye appeal of a Choice example. The margins are close but clear on all sides. The color is good and the paper is pretty crisp for this type. An excellent example of this difficult fiber paper type.
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