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    Inexplicable Same Serial Number Pair

    Fr.1911-L $1 1981 Federal Reserve Notes, Crisp Uncirculated. Formerly Lot #1066 from our January, 1996 Orlando Sale, where the description read: "This is a pair of notes which should not exist. They are each from the same series and plate position, and each bear the same serial number. The plate numbers on the right are different. There is no question of the authenticity of these notes and no trace whatever of any tampering with the serial numbers. Every expert who has examined the pair has come away without an explanation as to how this has occurred. Because of the nature of this error, and because we have no price reference by which to set an estimate, we offer this lot without estimate. We would also welcome any suggestions from our clients as to how these notes came to share an identical serial number."

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2003
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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