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    Fr. 179 $100 1880 Legal Tender Note CGA Very Fine 20. This attractive circulated example is from the famed Harry W. Bass, Jr., collection, and was sold in May, 1999 by Bowers & Merena, who described it as follows: "Perfectly centered with decent color remaining. Moderately circulated but still retaining some body, commensurate with the grade assigned. Probably just about average grade for those known; arguably insignificant considering the number of known pieces." We would now add that since this note was sold in the Bass sale, not a single new note has been reported to the census, and the number of known pieces for this Friedberg number still stands at 23. This is an excellent opportunity for the collector to obtain an example of this type or number.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2002
    10th-12th Thursday-Saturday
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