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    Rare Fr. 169-One of Only Thirteen Known

    Fr. 169 $100 1875 Legal Tender PCGS Apparent Fine 15.
    Only thirteen examples are known of this number in all grades combined, a number which has not changed in more than a decade. The price record is held by a PCGS 35, which we sold in September of 2006 for just over $47,000. This piece, which is listed in the census but has been off the market for more than twenty years, has been Net graded Apparent Fine 15 due only to a few edge restorations, none of which are particularly distracting, and the note has the visual appearance of a very solid Fine-Very Fine, with good color and an especially well printed seal. No Fr. 169 has been on the market since 2010, when a Fine 15 sold for $25,300. While this piece will not challenge the record price for this number, it should certainly realize a solid...


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