Sheik Gold Type Set
1913 $50 Gold Certificate Fr. 1198-1199

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Note Details

Set Details

Note Description: Gold Certificate
$50 1913 Large Size
Grade: VF 30
Country: US
Note Number: 1198
Seal Type: Gold
Signatures/
Vignettes:
Parker
Burke
Certification #: 1620886-009  
Owner: Sheik Sheck
Sets Competing: Sheik Gold Certificates Large Complete  Score: 2124
Sheik Gold Type Set  Score: 2124
Sheik Gold $50  Score: 2124
Date Added: 6/8/2016
Research: See PMG's Census Report for this Note

Owner's Description

I find it interesting that Fr-1200, the common Speelman-White 1922 $50 Gold Certificate has 648 graded by PMG (as of 6/1/2018) whereas the Fr-1198 Parker/Burke signature combo from 1913 has only 26 graded. Only 6 notes have graded higher than this note. In addition this note is comment free with excellent colors. The Fr-1198 is 25 times less common than the Fr-1200 but the price differences don't reflect that? I believe those that collect the more rare versions of the notes that have the same design will be rewarded one day.

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