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    25¢ Second Issue Blue Negative Essay

    Milton 2E25R.1b 25¢ Second Issue Negative Essay PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ. This is a former Ford-Boyd blue negative essay experimental as it was part of lot 265 of Ford's October 2007 auction. It is uniface and it is stamped diagonally in violet ink, "SPECIMEN," plus two half-moon cancels have also been applied. Only a couple of four note denomination sets of these blue negative essay notes are known, with now one set being parceled out. These sets have always been a highlight of any auction they have been in and the same should hold true for the individual pieces. This is a beautiful example with a sharp impression, deep embossing, and great color. It is truly a great experimental.
    From the Cocoa Beach Collection


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2010
    7th-11th Thursday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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