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    Newport, RI- Merchants Bank $20 18__ as G50 as Durand 599 Proprietary Proof PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ 8 POCs.
    The bank was incorporated in 1817 and remained a state bank until 1902 when it failed. The $20 design has the denomination on a long lathework counter flanked by vignettes of two Native American men and Ceres kneeling by a Native American woman. The note has the usual POCs in the signature lines. This example is a Proprietary Proof, printed from the original plate by ABNCo during the 20th century.

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    November, 2021
    14th Sunday
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