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    Plaster of George Washington Made From Macerated Currency. A 95 mm. plaque with a three-quarter image of George Washington framed by a scroll on each side reading: FIRST IN WAR, FIRST IN PEACE AND FIRST/IN THE HEARTS OF HIS COUNTRYMEN. On the reverse are the following explanatory notes pressed into that side: NATIONAL CURRENCY SOUVENIR CO. 1238 NEW JERSEY AVENUE WASHINGTON D.C./MADE OF MONEY DESTROYED BY U.S. TREASURY ESTIMATED AT $3,000. An interesting piece for the currency collector with dozens of tiny snippets from macerated Nationals.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 1500001)


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    Auction Dates
    March, 1999
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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    Sold on Mar 16, 1999 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
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