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    Attractive English Text $25

    BC-11 $25 1935
    The dates 1910-1935 located at the top of this commemorative are designed to celebrate the 25th anniversary of King George V's reign which began in 1910. His portrait, and that of Queen Mary, are seen at center. A total of 140,000 of these notes were issued with the English text versus 20,000 in French. Both numbers are misleading as the notes were withdrawn from circulation within two years of their issue, and, at last count in 1942, only around 2,000 examples remained outstanding. Strictly Uncirculated examples are very scarce, with just three such examples offered in our auctions. This piece is a beautiful note with all the eye appeal of a Choice Uncirculated example. The paper is bright with solid margins all around. PMG Choice About Uncirculated 58. With realizations nearly $20,000 for full Gems, expect a realization here of...


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2012
    6th-10th Thursday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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