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    Five Dollar Boston Demand Note, One of the Finest Known.

    Fr. 3 $5 1861 Demand Note Extremely Fine. This Boston Demand Note is one of the finest examples of its number in existence. There are about 90 known, and fewer than a half-dozen of them are graded this high - and none are About New or better. The note has a few light vertical folds, but they're only visible on close examination. The colors are perfect, and the surfaces, unlike those of almost all Demand Notes, are unmolested and strictly original. We have always felt that Demand Notes were among the most underrated of all types of Federal Currency. That is even truer of these excessively rare, higher-grade pieces (the huge majority of Demand Notes grade Fine and lower, and we are not convinced that a single uncirculated example exists.) Est. 10,000up

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2001
    21st-22nd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
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