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    $20 Small Red Seal Stephen Decatur 1880 Silver Certificate

    Fr. 312 $20 1880 Silver Certificate PMG Very Fine 25.
    A sharply printed example of the always popular Stephen Decatur $20 1880 Silver Certificate. Decatur was a naval commander and a hero of both the Tripoli campaign against the Barbary pirates and the War of 1812. He is perhaps best remembered for his after dinner toast, "Our Country! In her intercourse with foreign nations may she always be in the right; but right or wrong, our country!" The note itself is quite rare, with only 35 examples listed in the Track & Price census. The note is in a comment-free PMG Very Fine 25 holder and close inspection brings us to the same conclusion. The color is strong for the grade and the note would satisfy any collector of problem-free, circulated type notes.

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    January, 2018
    3rd-9th Wednesday-Tuesday
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