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    Fr. 3 $5 Demand Note PMG 30

    Fr. 3 $5 1861 Demand Note PMG Very Fine 30.
    The first auction appearance for this note was when we auctioned it in May 2001. At that time it was not slabbed and we said it was one of the prettiest Demand Notes that we had offered in quite some time. We also went on to say, "It's absolutely original, with unmolested surfaces, terrific color, margins that are simply unbelievable for the type, and strong pen signatures. Demand Notes, in our opinion, are extremely underrated, particularly so in high grade, as is this piece. A lovely example of our earliest Five." We have the same opinion 17 years later. This is also the third highest PMG graded example and those other two are only graded five points higher. Look for the bidding on this $5 to reach or exceed...
    From the C.R. Chambliss Collection


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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2018
    25th-1st Wednesday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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