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    Fr. 248 $2 1896 Silver Certificate Superb Gem New. An impeccable example, with pristine, untouched surfaces, deep, original embossing and picture-frame margins all around on both sides. The Two Dollar Educational Note features a large central vignette of Science presenting Steam and Electricity to Commerce and Manufacture. An interesting aside that few people ever notice is an engraving error on this note. The young boy representing Electricity has six fingers on his left hand. This is the ultimate Two Dollar Educational, as nice as any example we've ever handled. A note that is truly rare as a perfect piece, in spite of its availability in Choice grade.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2005
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
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