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    Continental Currency May 20, 1777 $8 Contemporary Counterfeit PCGS Apparent Very Fine 30. These notes were counterfeited extensively by the British and were therefore called for exchange. This note exhibits the identifying characteristics mentioned in the Fifth Edition of Eric P. Newman's The Early Paper Money of America. An "X" has been drawn across the face and "W. Lyon" is seen on the back. PCGS included comments concerning a small hole at upper left and that the note is a contemporary counterfeit.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2009
    7th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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