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    Attractive $20 Original National Gold Bank Note - First Public Offering

    Oakland, CA - $20 Original Fr. 1158 The First National Gold Bank Ch. # 2248 PMG Very Fine 25.
    One of the very scarcest of the National Gold Banks, with about a dozen and a half examples in the census. All of the known notes represent the scarcer $10 and $20 denominations, with about an equal number of each recorded. This offering, which is crossing the auction block for the first time, is one of the pieces reported and, fortuitously for collectors, it is a lovely note for the grade as its colors, signatures, and borders are all far above average for this very scarce denomination, and the gold coin vignette on the reverse is well printed and fully defined. PMG notes some minor repairs, but they are so insignificant that they chose not to assign a net grade. The collector fortunate enough to return home with this note will bring home an item he can display with pride for many years to come.




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    Auction Dates
    April, 2019
    24th-29th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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