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    DC-11-i $2 1887
    The decision to issue the 1887 $2 notes was likely motivated by the extensive counterfeiting of the Series 1878 issue. While the first 4,000,000 notes lacked a series designation, the final 600,000 were designated as Series A, creating a note which is rare today in all grades. According to a Canadian Paper Money Society survey in 2002, only fifteen notes were recorded in the A series, six of them Very Good and below. This piece has been encapsulated by PMG and carries a grade of Fine 12, with no adverse comments whatever. Expect the hammer to fall in the vicinity of the Charlton catalogue value of $6500 Canadian.


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    January, 2010
    7th-11th Thursday-Monday
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