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    Fr. 1229 5¢ First Issue PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ. Previously Lot 12576 from our September 2007 sale of the Fred Mayer Collection, where it was described, "From CAA's January 1997 sale of the Milt Friedberg collection. It was described there as, 'A fresh, original, pristine strip that is perforated horizontally only. Both sides of each of the four notes are perfectly straight edged. It appears from the width of the side margins that the vertical perforations never did exist, although this cannot be proven. It's possible, though unlikely, that the notes were straight-cut just inside the perforations. For this to have happened, the perforations on each side would have had to be a bit farther out than normal. In any event, this is a spectacular and very rare perforated multiple.' Mr. Mayer paid $750 for this strip in 1997, when it was also graded Gem New." From the Currency Auctions of America January 10, 1997 Milt Friedberg Sale Lot 479. Previously from NASCA's January 15, 1977 auction Lot 3277. From The Frederick Mayer Collection
    From the Cocoa Beach Collection


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