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Topic: Coolest Error I have seen on the new $20!  (Read 8011 times)
Archey80
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« on: January 05, 2007, 03:25:28 am »

 :o :o :o

Crazy

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« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2007, 04:00:32 am »

Seems that the note/sheet was fed upside down.  As a result, the hologram strip printed on the right hand side of the note with the hologram 20s upside down.  Interesting indeed.  

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« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2007, 05:11:10 am »

 :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o

That's a sick a@# note!!!

Too bad it's not Gem. :'(
« Last Edit: January 05, 2007, 05:12:13 am by Manada »

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« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2007, 07:43:20 am »

I wonder how Chalrton is going to price this error type.  Probably in the same category as the misplaced OSD on the Birds notes - but this error is more dramatic and the holograph is not only misplaced, it is upside down.

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« Reply #4 on: January 05, 2007, 09:16:19 am »

That's an awsome note!
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« Reply #5 on: January 05, 2007, 02:42:14 pm »

That's a beauty and should book more than the misplaced OSD which are somewhat suspicious in the first place. That error is dramatic and couldn't possibly be contrived. Good find Arthur!

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« Reply #6 on: January 05, 2007, 04:39:21 pm »

This note is on ebay and the seller has a starting bid of $8,000.00 US!!!
Its one sweet note but I dont think anyone would pay half of that!
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« Reply #7 on: January 05, 2007, 04:45:45 pm »

In that condition it would be closer to 1/10th of the starting bid. Still an amazing note.
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« Reply #8 on: January 05, 2007, 04:56:01 pm »

$950 in the grade  :-? I dont think so I was thinking about $1000 in unc in that grade 750 ish that what I would pay...

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« Reply #9 on: January 05, 2007, 06:19:09 pm »

Couldn't find it, can someone send me a link please?
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« Reply #10 on: January 05, 2007, 08:20:09 pm »

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This note is on ebay and the seller has a starting bid of $8,000.00 US!!!


Wow what a turn off! ::) They must not be too serious about selling...and are only phishing....

Even $750 seems steep considering its condition-- esp in light of the fact that you can get a decent 75% offset printing error on an UNC (which is a much more dramatic error) for around $500 - $700.

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« Reply #11 on: January 05, 2007, 09:19:24 pm »

Considering the grade it looks like it unknowinly passed through a number of hands already. The mystery is more how could anyone miss such an obvious error?

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« Reply #12 on: January 05, 2007, 09:44:27 pm »

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The mystery is more how could anyone miss such an obvious error?

Tons of people... If they were to get this note, they would just treet it like any other 20 dollar bill and go buy a coffee or lotto ticket.
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« Reply #13 on: January 05, 2007, 10:08:58 pm »

You got a point there. But I don't know very many legally blind coffee addicted gamblers.  ;)

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« Reply #14 on: January 05, 2007, 10:11:04 pm »

Most non collectors would spend an error like this thinking that it may be a counterfit.
 

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