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    Brilliantly Colored 1922 $500 Gold Certificate in a Comment-Free PMG VF Holder

    Fr. 1217 $500 1922 Gold Certificate PMG Very Fine 25.
    According to Track & Price, only 62 Friedberg 1217s are enumerated in the census. No uncirculated example has ever reached auction and three AUs have all realized prices in excess of $100,000. This piece is quite far from uncirculated, but is a very nice problem-free VF with decent margins and excellent colors. The face colors are virtually perfect, which is relatively common, but the gold-orange back has also retained its full brilliant color, which is the case for only a small percentage of the known notes. We auctioned this note in this holder seven years ago and it realized just a shade under $20,000. That price is certainly in reach this evening.
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    January, 2020
    8th-14th Wednesday-Tuesday
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