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    Gorgeous Superb Gem $5 Educational

    Fr. 268 $5 1896 Silver Certificate PCGS Superb Gem New 67PPQ.
    The allegorical theme on the $5 Educational is Electricity Presenting Light to the World, also known as Electricity as the Dominant Force in the World. The design, featuring Electricity personified at center holding a lighted bulb illuminating several other allegorical figures, was adapted from a painting by Walter Shirlaw. Gorgeous detail graces this nicely printed, well-margined example displaying great color. Not common in this state of preservation, as witnessed by the number of appearances at auction at this lofty grade level.


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    January, 2016
    6th-12th Wednesday-Tuesday
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