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Lot 89301

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Type Currency
Title Lot 89301
Date May 3, 1779
Country United States
Denomination $15
Description Virginia October 5, 1778 $50 Fr. VA-162. PCGS Very Fine 25 Apparent. The two highest denominations from this issue, $50 and $100, were typeset rather than engraved, in a much larger format than the lesser notes, and with an indented border at the left. The size and fragile laid paper makes these two high denominations difficult to obtain in high grades. Noted with "Edge and Internal Splits." This example is bright and well printed, with embossing seen to the blank back. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017). (Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, Realized $199.75.

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