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    Rare Fr. 139 $20 1880 Legal

    Fr. 139 $20 1880 Legal Tender PMG Very Fine 30.
    This is the second rarest Friedberg number in the Alexander Hamilton portrait design $20 Legal Tenders (Fr. 127-147m). There are 20 confirmed examples known, and none are Uncirculated. The large spiked brown seal at the right end makes this a very distinctive type. Margins are ample, centering is nice, and the seal is rich brown. Ex: our Currency Auctions of America, November 1990 sale, lot 1124 (realized $2,200). Similar to the other Mike Coltrane Fr. 139 we sold in November 2020 for $3,120.
    From The Mike Coltrane Collection.


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