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    Continental Currency September 26, 1778 $60 Contemporary Counterfeit PCGS New 62PPQ.
    The first of the counterfeits (there are three different) listed for this issue and denomination in Newman. This one is referred to as deceptive, and it is indeed. The easiest diagnostic is the dot over the 'i' in 'receive'; which on this counterfeit is to the left of the dot over the 'i' in 'milled' on the line below it--on a genuine note, it is slightly to the right. Counterfeits are rarely encountered in this high a grade, and the grade allows the observer to appreciate the high level that some of these counterfeits have reached.
    From The Collection of a Patriotic American


    Estimate: $500 - up.

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    August, 2010
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