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    $5 1864 Legal Tender Proof

    Hessler USE11 $5 1864 Legal Tender Face Essay Proof PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45.
    A great face proof on India paper that uses William H. Powell's Discovering of the Mississippi by De Soto to its fullest. This basic design was used for the back of $10 First Charter Nationals. The quality of this proof is superb as the individual faces are fully detailed. This is also the Hessler plate note. On the back is the pencilled name of "H.A. Gugler." He was the engraver who brought Powell's painting to life.


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    January, 2011
    6th-10th Thursday-Monday
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