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    Gem Serial Number 1 $5 West Virginia Brown Back

    Clarksburg, WV - $5 1882 Brown Back Fr. 472 The Traders NB Ch. # 4569
    A simply gorgeous note which has been off the market since its last appearance as lot 560 in the Herman Halpern collection sale of March, 1993, where it was described as "Superb....A pristine original note with not even [a] minor problem of any kind. Clean and crackling fresh, with good signatures." This is one of only four serial number 1 Brown Backs known on the entire state of West Virginia, and one of only two $5 examples. Gem Crisp Uncirculated, a wonderful item destined for the finest of collections.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2004
    6th-8th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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