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    Contemporary Counterfeit 1771 3 Pounds Note-Newman Plate Note

    Colony of New York February 16, 1771 3 Pounds Contemporary Counterfeit Fr. NY-165CF. PCGS Very Fine 35 Apparent.
    This example provides an interesting comparison with its companion genuine note. Printed from an interesting, crudely styled plate. The counterfeit nature of this note is readily apparent, particularly in the unsophisticated, sometimes fuzzy lettering. "Edge Splits, Tears, and Minor Damage; Stains" are noted. This is the Newman plate note illustrated in the counterfeits appendix on page 472 of the 5th edition. A fascinating note.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society


    Estimate: $250 - $500.

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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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