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    New Jersey March 25, 1776 A beautiful example of this extremely popular tricolor issue. All the margins are clear of the design on the face, but are a hair too tight for the Gem grade. The back centering is perfect. David Rittenhouse, who was to become the first Director of the United States Mint in 1792, did some of the engraving work for the plate of this £6 note. His name is worked into the red border design in extremely small letters that on this example can be clearly seen. This is number 940 out of an original printing of only 3125.
    From The Collection of Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr.


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    January, 2007
    4th-6th Thursday-Saturday
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