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    North Carolina May 17, 1783 20s Crown and Book Contemporary Counterfeit PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45 Net.
    The second of the two varieties of the twenty shillings notes, this is the type with the Crown & Book vignette. Bills from this issue were payable in Spanish Dollars. Newman lists the diagnostics for contemporary counterfeits of the Crown variety as follows, "Top of large Y in first TWENTY higher than crossbar of adjacent T." A corner piece has been replaced on this lightly circulated example.
    From the Colonial Valley Collection


    Estimate: $1,000 - up.

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    August
    1st Sunday 5:50 pm CT
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    August
    1st Sunday
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    This lot is in: 1 - The Colonial Valley Collection Part III Session
    (Lots 95001-95489) - 6:00 PM Central Time, Sunday, August 1, 2021.
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