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    "CSA" Watermarked Paper - Single Block PCGS Choice About New 55PPQ.
    On April 27, 1862 the Confederate blockade runner Bermuda was captured by the USS Mercedita and taken to Philadelphia. Her cargo, which included a shipment of banknote paper bound for the Confederacy, was ordered sold by the Federal Courts. The Treasury Department purchased most of the "CSA" watermarked banknote paper and used it for a number of purposes, including Fractional Currency Specimen Notes of the second and third issues. A fully wide block, with two sides showing the deckled edge of the sheet.


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    August, 2015
    11th Tuesday
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