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    North Carolina April 2, 1776 $8 Rooster PCGS Choice About New 55.
    One of the scarcest of the high denomination notes from the April 2, 1776 issue. This is the highest graded by PCGS and PMG has not examined any examples. The $8 denomination comes in two varieties, a leopard and this rooster, both of which are scarce. This note has outsized margins on three of the four edges and though we are unaware of the format of these plates, it appears as though they were single column as the indentation of the plate edge is easily seen on the back of this sharply printed beauty. The rooster itself is clear in every detail, the signatures are strong, and the note appears problem free. PCGS having had the advantage of seeing the note outside of the holder, has spotted a laundry list of minor defects, none of which amount to much.
    From the Thomas A. Gray Collection of North Carolina Colonial Currency


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