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    Well Preserved 1880 $20 Silver Certificate

    Fr. 311 $20 1880 Silver Certificate PMG Choice Very Fine 35.
    Attrition took a heavy toll on the Series 1880 Silver Certificates. Fewer than 2 million of the Fr. 311s were printed with the Large Brown seal and Bruce-Wyman signature combination. The lacey-brown Roman Numeral at bottom, "XX," is a design element that was rarely used on Federal Currency. Each of the design elements, including Decatur's portrait at right, are unhindered by any of the folds accounting for the grade. An EF hasn't been offered at auction since 2011, and nothing finer for another three years before that. With rarity and eye appeal on its side, this note ranks well above the median for surviving condition and should easily exceed...


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    August, 2015
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