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    Finest Graded Fr. 257 Mule $2 Silver

    Fr. 257 $2 1899 Mule Silver Certificate PCGS Gem New 65PPQ.
    Solid embossing and original paper wave are seen through the third party holder. Track & Price records indicate this Elliott-Burke signature combination is the second rarest of the entire 1899 $2 Series. The number of Mule examples is paltry, and a few more will be discovered over time, though we know the rarity of the signature combination overall. PCGS records only three regular issue Uncirculated examples, with just three more Unc's in the PMG population report. The finest of these, a PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ sold about 6 years ago for more than $20,000. As the second finest graded for all 257s and 257 Mules combined (the finest Mule thus graded), we would expect a realization of...

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