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    Massachusetts May 25, 1775 20s PCGS Apparent Very Fine 35.
    This is a rare note from a rare issue and the very first 20s example we have handled. This note was engraved by Colonial patriot and silversmith Paul Revere. The indent at the left shows a codfish in the midst of vine designs and it has the words "American Paper" printed at the bottom. This particular example has a decent piece of the indent remaining as it shows the last three letters of the word "American" and the full word of "Paper." PCGS has assigned the Apparent grade for "Hole Punch Cancelled; Splits, Tears, and Repairs; Backed." Nonetheless, this is still a very historical piece of American paper money for the collectors of today. Newman prices this note at $7500 in VF in the most recent fifth edition. PCGS has seen this and one other, both cancelled and both Apparent. PMG has yet to grade a 20s of this issue.

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    April, 2015
    22nd-28th Wednesday-Tuesday
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