A Lyn Knight paper money auction will headline the 18th annual Chicago Paper Money Expo slated for March 8-11 at the Crowne Plaza O’Hare in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, Ill.
Lot viewing begins at 9 a.m. March 7, with the first session, which will feature world bank notes, set for 5 p.m. March 8. United States paper money go on the block at 6 p.m. March 9 and 10.
CPMX opens for dealer setup at 10 a.m. March 8, and to the public for professional preview viewing at 2 p.m. (admission $50). General admission is $5 10 a.m.-6 p.m. March 9-10, and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 11.
Krause Publications’ paper money editors and experts will be in attendance, including Bank Note Reporter editor Bob Van Ryzin, Standard Catalog of World Paper Money editor George Cuhaj and U.S. paper money market analyst Bill Brandimore. Door prizes will also be given out periodically throughout the show.
To reserve a hotel room call (888) 233-9527 and mention rate code “Chicago Paper Money 2011” to receive the show rate.