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    Fr. 1229 5c First Issue Horizontal Block of Eight PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ. From our sale of the Friedberg Collection in 1997. It was described there, "An incredible block of perforated no-monogram notes. This block was lot 912 of the Chapman Bros. June 3, 1903 sale of the Friedman Collection. After that sale, its whereabouts were unknown for about 85 years. Each of the eight notes would individually grade Gem New, as each is well centered, fully perforated, and simply flawless. As a block of perforated notes, this magnificent piece is unequalled." It realized $2530 at that decade-ago sale. On the current market, the individual notes could easily realize a total of $10,000 or more. The block is a one-of-a-kind item that should bring...

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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2009
    29th-3rd Wednesday-Sunday
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