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    August 18, 1775 4 Shillings "Sword in Hand" Note

    Massachusetts Bay August 18, 1775 4 Shillings Fr. MA-161. PCGS Very Fine 20 Apparent.
    This is another denomination from the first series of Revere "Swords." Genuine and with excellent paper body. The face printing clarity is excellent, the back a little lighter. "Edge Splits and Tears; Stains" are noted, but nothing is damaging. This will make an excellent type note.

    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    22nd-28th Wednesday-Tuesday
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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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