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    The Paper Clip Note

    Fr. 1973-L $5 1974 Federal Reserve Note. PCGS Very Choice New 64PPQ.
    An amazing error the likes of which have not been seen since the famed "Del Monte" note was sold by us many years ago. This neat obstructed print error happened when a paper clip became wedged between the printing plate and 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 the process. Certainly a trophy note destined for the finest of error collections as this unique error note is irreplaceable and likely will never be duplicated by the BEP again.


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