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    Lone Finest Graded $10 Demand Note

    Fr. 6 $10 1861 Demand Note PCGS Very Fine 35.
    Demand Notes were important financial instruments in financing the Union's Civil War budget. A shortage of coinage during war time put further strains on circulating paper currency, and these notes circulated heavily until Legal Tenders could help alleviate currency needs. As a result, few Demand Notes are known in grades above Very Fine, most of them $5s. Surprisingly, this note hails as the lone highest graded $10 for all ten of the catalog numbers that comprise the $10 Demand Note run in Friedberg. The notes is surprisingly bright and attractive. The paper is problem free with perfectly penned signatures and a bold green back. Any estimate here is a guess as we have seen nothing that could compete with the grade and originality offered at auction.


    Estimate: $35,000 - up.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    April
    26th Friday 5:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    April
    24th-29th Wednesday-Monday
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    This lot is in: 4 - Heritage Signature® Auctions Floor Session Platinum Night (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 21001-21122) - 6:00 PM Central Time, Friday, April 26, 2019.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel
    1551 North Thoreau Drive
    Schaumburg, IL 60173

    Current Bid:
    $19,000
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