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    Milton 2E25R.1 25¢ Second Issue Negative Essay Extremely Fine. This unique piece, which is plated on page 66 of Milt's Encyclopedia, is printed in deep maroon (nearly slate) ink on India paper mounted to a card. It's not punched or stamped, and the reversed image is particularly bold due to the dark ink. There are some minor creases and paper disturbances, making the Extremely Fine grade a net grade for this otherwise new note. Negative Essays are very rare to begin with, but one that is lacking a bronze overprint and without a cancel or the "SPECIMEN" stamp is almost never seen.

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    May, 2005
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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