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    Classic $2 Legal Tender Rarity

    Fr. 49 $2 1878 Legal Tender PMG Very Fine 30.
    The Series 1878 $2 with the Scofield-Gilfillan signature combination is one of the longest established rarities in Large Size collecting. To date about sixteen notes have been reported by census keepers. The paper shows just a few folds and appears Extremely Fine or very nearly so. According to PMG and PCGS, just one finer example has been graded out of thirteen notes seen by the services combined, a lone PMG Very Fine 35. The thirteen notes graded may be misleading as some notes may have been graded by both services. Our records show no other auction appearances since this note and a PMG Very Fine 25 sold for $38,352 and $32,200 in 2007 and 2008 respectively. With rarity and condition on its side, we can easily see another realizing in the range of...
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