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    Scarce 1897 $2 Red-Brown Back

    DC-14a $2 1897
    Edward, the Prince of Wales who would later reign as King Edward VII, is depicted at left. Scarce in all grades, only the first 700,000 notes were printed with a red-brown back before the color scheme was changed. It has been nine years since we last had an opportunity to auction an example of a note of this type. PCGS Fine 15 PPQ.


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    September, 2015
    17th-21st Thursday-Monday
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