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    One of Five Known

    San Francisco, CA - $20 1875 Fr. 436 The First NB Ch. # 1741
    An exceptionally rare note which is the only First Charter $20 example known from this bank (as opposed to more than 40 National Gold Bank Note $20 notes) and one of a mere five specimens recorded from all California banks combined. It traces its pedigree to the Philip Krakover sale of March, 1990, where it was one of the highlights of his collection, and has not been publicly offered since that time. Fortunately for collectors, it is an attractive as well as rare note, with very bright colors, sharp pen signatures, and loads of eye appeal for the grade. Pleasing Fine, a great California rarity likely to see bidding easily reach and perhaps well exceed...


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2009
    9th-13th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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