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    Finest PMG Graded 1882 $20 Gold Certificate

    Fr. 1178 $20 1882 Gold Certificate PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.
    Lyons-Roberts signed 1882 $20 Gold Certificates were printed between 1898 and 1905, just before the redesign to the "Technicolor" $20. The design elements of the 1882 Gold Certificates perfectly captured their redeemable in gold status; on front is a wheaten gold underprint of the word GOLD, while the golden-orange back design features a powerful, heraldic eagle vignette. Six different Friedberg numbers are listed for the signature and seal types of 1882 $20s. This lone note is the only Superb Gem graded by PMG for the entire series. PMG does not spare any accolades in describing this piece, including "Exceptional Paper Quality, Great Embossing, [and] Great Margins," on the back of the holder. It is a stunning piece that also boasts exceptional color, adjectives that simply would not fit in their already long list. As an incredibly important Top Pop in Large Size Gold Certificates, expect a realization here this evening of...

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    August, 2017
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