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    Serial Number 1 $5 Brown Back

    Middleborough, MA - $5 1882 Brown Back Fr. 470 The Middleborough NB Ch. # 3994
    Some two years ago, we sold what was then the only known serial number 1 $5 Brown Back from this excessively rare Massachusetts bank. Then, a year later, this second number 1 surfaced - this one from the "C" plate position, and we are pleased to present it to the collecting fraternity tonight. It has sustained some circulation and was likely carried for the years in the wallet of a proud bank officer. However, it is solid for the grade and maintains a pleasing appearance with good remaining color and signatures. While not in the class of the "B" position note that realized $8225 in our 2013 Long Beach Auction, it is nonetheless a very rare piece of paper and a serial number 1 to boot. PMG Choice Fine 15, and likely to realize....

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2016
    6th-12th Wednesday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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