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    North Carolina April 2, 1776 $1/4 Halibut Fr. NC-155h PCGS Very Fine 20 Apparent.
    This is a handsome and rare $1/4 note showing another creature from the sea. Well margined with a bold signature of Williams on the face. Noted with "Edge Splits and Tears," which are very petty faults. The note has a natural appearance, strong paper, and fresh look. Superior to the Kings Mountain Collection example we sold in the 2011 Long Beach sale graded PCGS Very Fine 25 Apparent for $1,035. Perfect for a 56-member typeset from this illustrious series, and nearly impossible to obtain finer.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    3rd Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
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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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