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    The Paper Clip Note

    Fr. 1973-L $5 1974 Federal Reserve Note. PCGS Gem New 65PPQ.
    An amazing obstructed printing error with an impression of a paper clip. It happened when a paper clip became wedged between the printing plate and the sheet. It likely occurred during the application of the second printing as a portion of the "FIVE" beneath the Treasury Seal is missing. The spot where the paper clip rested on the back is fully indented from the pressure exerted during this process. Certainly it is a trophy note destined for the finest of error collections.


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