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    Issued Boston Bank $10 Rarity

    Boston, MA - Boston Bank $10 Feb. 1, 1841 MA-115 G90 SENC. PCGS Fine 12.
    The first issued note we have seen of this very rare type. It was finely printed from the engraved plate by New England Bank Note Co., Boston. The crouching allegorical female at left smiles as she unveils a large shield showing the Roman numeral "X." Numeric counters are at the bottom left corner and the center of the right end panel. A large "X" protector dominates the right side engraved with extremely fine lathe work. The note is a perfect Fine with sharply drawn signatures.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    21st-24th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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    Truth Seeker: The Life of Eric P. Newman (softcover)
    A powerful and intimidating dealer of the 1960s, backed by important colleagues, was accused of selling fraudulent gold coins and ingots to unsuspecting numismatists. Who would go up against a man like that and, over the course of decades, prove the fraud? Who would expose a widely respected scholar as a thief, then doggedly pursue recovery of coins that the scholar had stolen from an embarrassed numismatic organization, all over the objections of influential collectors who had bought coins with clouded titles? Eric P. Newman would - and did. Reserve your copy today.
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