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    Continental Currency May 20, 1777 $6 Contemporary Counterfeit PCGS Choice About New 58.
    Only a single counterfeit is described in Newman for this issue and denomination, and this is the nicest example of that counterfeit that we have seen. Unlike our later federal notes, counterfeit Continentals are perfectly legal to buy, sell and collect. All are scarce, and most are quite rare. Although this issue was extensively counterfeited, for some reason the notes are remarkably scarce. This is a great looking example with bright forged signatures and all of the tell-tale characteristics that Newman mentions.
    From The Collection of a Patriotic American


    Estimate: $600 - up.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2010
    11th-16th Wednesday-Monday
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