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    Failed Splice Error

    Fr. 2073-L $20 1981 Federal Reserve Note. PCGS Choice About New 58PPQ.
    End of the roll paper splices are supposed to be cut out of the rolls of paper when they are cut into sheets. End of the rolls are also marked with a dyed strip (red, purple, or green) that runs the entire width of the roll that is supposed to be cut out of the paper. When these quality control measures go awry, you get a paper splice error that makes it into circulation. This is an extra special example of this class of error as the glued splice has failed.


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    January, 2010
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