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    Nature Printed Back "Bettering House Money" 5 Shillings Note

    Pennsylvania March 10, 1769 5 Shillings Fr. PA-142. PCGS About New 53 Apparent.
    A beautiful "Bettering House Money" Crown note with the Hall and Sellers nature print back. Horizontal format with the Penn family arms at upper left. The paper is fresh and original. Noted are "Minor Mounting Remnants on Back," and these are difficult to see. Well margined and even, it is appealing on both sides. In high grade this is extremely rare. A top notch type note from this series.

    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    22nd-28th Wednesday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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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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