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    Different Style McDowell 54th U.S.C.I. 25 Cents

    (Bentonville), AR - C.N. McDowell, Sutler 54th U.S.C.I. 25 Cents Undated Rothert 631-3. PCGS Gem New 66PPQ.
    This denomination shows a different style than the 5 Cents and 10 Cents from McDowell. The blank back has penned "54th U.S. C.[olored] I.[nfantry]. A very large "25" is seen at left on this bright, small orange cardboard. A simple linear border is all around. The sutler has signed on the dotted line. The third Rothert plate note, and an exceptional piece. A remarkable sutler cardboard scrip.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    21st-24th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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