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    Contemporarily Sewn Franklin & Hall Note

    Colony of Delaware May 1, 1758 20 Shillings Fr. DE-60. PCGS Very Good 8 Apparent.
    Though not especially rare, the Franklin and Hall imprinted notes have long been collectors' favorites. This B. FRANKLIN and D. HALL printed note split apart and was sewn back together contemporarily. Grading notes: Severed and Sewn Together; Minor Edge Damage." The nature prints, but not the vignettes, were changed from the last issue, and the back shows the lion and assorted leaves designated for the denomination. A very interesting, contemporary "sewn" example illustrating the means necessary to extend circulation of these vital financial instruments.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society


    Estimate: $300 - $600.

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    Truth Seeker: The Life of Eric P. Newman (softcover)
    A powerful and intimidating dealer of the 1960s, backed by important colleagues, was accused of selling fraudulent gold coins and ingots to unsuspecting numismatists. Who would go up against a man like that and, over the course of decades, prove the fraud? Who would expose a widely respected scholar as a thief, then doggedly pursue recovery of coins that the scholar had stolen from an embarrassed numismatic organization, all over the objections of influential collectors who had bought coins with clouded titles? Eric P. Newman would - and did. Reserve your copy today.
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