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    Fr. 99 $10 1878 Legal Tender Very Choice New. Only about 70 examples are known of this one-number type, and this is likely in the top ten for quality. The bottom margin is a tad close, which is all that prevents the Gem grade. The original embossing is present, and the red overprint, while not incredibly bright, is stronger than what is generally seen. Over the years, we've handled three real Gems of this number, all of which have sailed well past the $10,000 mark. This note, from the Frank Fredericks Collection, is not in that class, but it's certainly nice enough to realize . . .

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2005
    13th-15th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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