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    Fr. 70 $5 1880 Legal Tender Fine-Very Fine. This has always been regarded as one of the key numbers to completing a Friedberg set of the $5 denomination, with the census standing at only about two dozen recorded examples in all grades. In recent years a number of Uncirculated specimens were sold by a telemarketer, reportedly at obscenely high prices, but those examples, with only one or two exceptions, have yet to make their way onto the numismatic marketplace. We sold this attractive mid-grade circulated example back in 1998, when it realized $4180. Even with the new entrants to the census, it should still be worth...

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