Rare Fr. 146* $20 Legal Tender Star Note - One of Four Known

    Fr. 146* $20 1880 Legal Tender PMG Very Fine 30.
    This extremely rare star is one of the crown jewels of the Doug Murray collection. It is one of four Fr. 146 stars known, one of which is ensconced in the ANA Museum, and clearly no longer available to collectors. This pretty example, which has been part of Doug's holdings since he acquired it from paper money dealer Frank Trask in 1980 for the "strong" price of $625, is making its first public appearance and provides a great opportunity for a new generation of collectors. It is an evenly circulated and well margined specimen and retains bright paper and excellent color for the grade. In our August 2014 ANA auction, we sold one of the other known notes, graded PCGS Very Fine 25, for $16,450. This clearly superior piece, which is fit for finest of Large Size Star collections, should easily exceed that number.
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