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    South Carolina February 8, 1779 $70 Choice About New. The margins are tight all the way around, but they clear the frame line. The back design is untouched by any edge and very boldly printed. A lovely example of one of the better-executed Colonial Currency designs. High-grade examples from this issue always attract considerable bidder attention, and this is one of the nicest Seventies we've had in a while. The back design, engraved by Thomas Coram of Charleston, bears a detailed vignette illustrating the myth of Prometheus, chained to the rock, having his liver perpetually devoured by an eagle.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2004
    6th-8th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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