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Small Size-Federal Reserve Bank Notes

Small size Federal Reserve Bank Notes (FRBNs) of 1929 was a one-year emergency issue. Issued in 1933 in denominations of $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100 denomoations, they all featured a distinct Brown Seal. Not all banks issued all denominations. Although they are all obsolete, most are still readily available for collectors. FRBN stars notes are highly sought after and are very rare in certain denominations. According to the Jhon E Cash Census, there are an estimated 1,215 star notes known. They differed from Federal Reserve Notes in that they could be redeemed only at the Federal Reserve bank that issued them.

They were issued only as an emergency issue in 1933 using the same paper stock used for National Bank Notes. This emergency issue was prompted by the public hoarding of cash because of the many bank failures happening at the time. This also limited the ability of the ,National Banks to issue notes of their own. They were phased out within 2 years, but served their purpose dutifully. As small size notes, they have brown seals and serial numbers, the same as National Bank Notes of the era.

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28 Notes Found

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Fr.-1850* 1929 $5 Boston star (Unique) Ser. # A00000001* PMG-64EPQ
Here is the "Holy Grail" of all US Small size currency notes for your viewing pleasure. This is THE VERY FIRST 1929 $5 Federal Reserve Bank Note ever ...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 5376 Price: $175,000.00

Fr.-1850K 1929 $5 Dallas FRBN Ser. # K00790571A PMG-66EPQ
Dallas Rocks! Check out this stunning 1929 $5 FRBN from the ever tough Dallas district. You will love this one with the boardwalk margins and near per...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 4393 Price: $850.00

Fr-1850D* 1929 $5 Cleveland PMG VF-30EPQ Serial # D00011417*
A cool 1929 $5 Cleveland FRBN Star. This EX-Dean Oakes and Jhon E Cash pedigreed note has the serial # of D00011417*. It is graded as a PMG VF-30EPQ. ...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 3959 Price: $473.00

Fr.-1860C* 1929 $10 Philadelphia Star PMG VF-20 Serial # C00007715*
This is a nice problem free 1929 $10 Philadelphia FRBN Star note with the serial number of C00007715* and is in a PMG VF-25 holder. Of the 19 known, 6...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 1156 Price: $2,375.00

Fr.-1860E* 1929 $10 Star Richmond PMG VF-20 Serial # E00018218*
This 1929 $10 Richmond FRBN Star has a printing of 24,000 with only 23 known to have survived. There is one AU note with the rest being in VF or lower...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 3928 Price: $387.00

Fr.-1860G* 1929 $10 Star Chicago PMG VF-20 Serial # G00004852*
This is an Ex Cookson note that I purchased in November of 2003. There are only 19 $10 Chicago stars known. Most are in low grade with issues. This is...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 780 Price: $995.00

Fr.-1860H* 1929 $10 St Louis Star PMG VF-30EPQ Serial # H00026751*
This is a 1929 $20 St Louis FRBN star with the serial number of H00026751* It has been graded as a PMG VF-30EPQ. Of the 74 known, less than 10 have th...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 3911 Price: $280.00

Fr.-1860H* 1929 $10 St Louis Star PMG VF-30 Serial # H00026967*
This is 1929 $10 St Louis FRBN star with the serial number of H00026967* It has been graded as a PMG VF-30. Of the 74 known, most have been worked on....
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 7161 Price: $775.00

Fr.-1870E* 1929 $20 Richmond Star Ser. # E00003971* VF
This is a key district for the 1929 $20 FRBN star district set. This is a 1929 $20 FRBN from the Richmond district with the serial number of E00003971...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 1272 Price: $795.00

Fr-1870A* 1929 $20 Boston Star PMG VF-30EPQ Serial # A00004562*
Check out this 1929 $20 FRBN Star note from the very rare Boston district. Of the 24,000 printed only 14 have survived. Four of the 14 notes are destr...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 3913 Price: $1,505.00

Fr-1870A* 1929 $20 Boston Star PMG VF-30EPQ Serial # A00005439*
POP 1/0 Finer. Here is another 1929 $20 FRBN Star note from the very rare Boston district. Of the 24,000 printed only 14 have survived and 4 of those ...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 6879 Price: $3,450.00

Fr-1870I* 1929 $20 Minn.( Finest Known) PMG VF-40 Serial # I00000029*
POP1/0 Finer...Here is a 1929 $20 Minneapolis FRBN 2-digit star note with the serial number of I00000029*. It has been graded as a PMG VF-40. Of the 1...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 710 Price: $3,550.00

Fr-1870J* 1929 $20 Kansas City Star PMG VF-20 Serial # J00004888*
This is a 1929 $20 FRBN star from the Kansas City district. Of the 24,000 printed only 24 have survived. PMG has graded only one note higher than this...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 7119 Price: $2,150.00

Fr.-1880 1929 $50 Chicago FRBN Ser. G00158525A Raw
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Added: 7/19/2010 Views: 939 Price: $125.00

Fr.-1880 1929 $50 Cleveland FRBN Ser. D00425469A Raw
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Added: 7/19/2010 Views: 513 Price: $75.00

Fr.-1880 1929 $50 Kansas City FRBN Ser. J00238145A Raw
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Added: 7/19/2010 Views: 537 Price: $80.00

Fr.-1880 1929 $50 Minneapolis FRBN Ser. I00083247A PMG-66 EPQ
Here is the Finest known 1929 $50 FRBN from the rare and tough district of Minneapolis that exist in a PMG holder as of Sept 2010. It is a 1929 $50 Mi...
Added: 9/1/2010 Views: 574 Price: $750.00

Fr.-1880 1929 $50 New York FRBN Ser. B00434897A Raw
This is a nice 1929 $50 FRBN from the New York district. The serial number is B00434897A. Nice color and margins. No problems here....
Added: 7/19/2010 Views: 7120 Price: $125.00

Fr.-1880 1929 $50 San Francisco FRBN Ser. L00315597A Raw
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Added: 7/19/2010 Views: 987 Price: $200.00

28 Notes Found

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