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    Continental Currency May 20, 1777 $5 PMG Fine 12. Interestingly, this is the only denomination of this issue to carry the engraving error in the motto in which "H" was erroneously engraved instead of "B" in the last word of the motto SUSTINE VEL ABSTINE (either survive or give up). The emblem is a hand that is bleeding due to being pricked by thorns while gathering food. This example is very attractive for the grade and will make a nice addition to the collection of the winning bidder.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2009
    17th Tuesday
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