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    One of Less Than Ten Known Gem Fr. 229a's

    Fr. 229a $1 1899 Silver Certificate PCGS Gem New 65PPQ.
    The rarest of the Black Eagles with less than 300 examples known, the huge majority of which grade under XF 40. There are only a handful of truly nice pieces graded. PCGS Currency has graded this note and three others at the 65PPQ level, without a single piece above them. This is the first Gem PCGS Currency graded Fr. 229a that we have handled. We have sold several PMG graded examples, including a 65 EPQ which realized over $20,000 ten years ago. On the current market, this note will not reach that level, but with its perfect colors, incredible embossing and great margins, it could certainly hit five figures.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2018
    3rd-9th Wednesday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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