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    Massachusetts 1779 2s 6d PCGS Apparent Very Fine 30.
    A beautifully printed example of this very scarce Rising Sun issue. The faces were printed in Paul Revere's shop from plates that he had engraved. The backs were made up of type and cuts previously used on the two Small Change Codfish issues. For this issue, the backs were printed by Thomas Fleet. The Apparent grade has been assigned for "Severed and Repaired; Corners Repaired," all of which sounds far worse than the note looks.


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    January, 2014
    8th-13th Wednesday-Monday
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