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$1 1985= INK SMEAR=HUGE GREEN SMEAR on BACK=DRAMATIC=VF
 
$1 1985= INK SMEAR=HUGE GREEN SMEAR on BACK=DRAMATIC=VF
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$525.00
$395.00
 
 
Description:

United  States  Error Notes

 

are among the

 

HOTTEST SEGMENTS of the CURRENCY MARKET

as recent auctions have proven!

 

this is an

INCREDIBLE EXAMPLE

at an

AFFORDABLE PRICE

 

INK SMEAR

“Ink smears result from inadequately cleaned printing plates. The amount of residual ink left on the surface of the plate determines the size and shape of the smear.  The extra ink either obliterates a portion of the intended design or covers areas normally left blank.”

 

*excerpt taken from United States Paper Money Errors by Dr. Frederick J. Bart


Mistake as explained on pages 27-29 of United States Paper Money
Errors
by Dr. Frederick J. Bart, 3rd Edition, Krause Publications; this book is available on eBay:

 

 

http://www.ebay.com/itm/FREE-BOOK-U-S-PAPER-MONEY-ERRORS-current-edition-NEW-COPY-FRED-BART-/120958191271?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1c29ab86a7

 

 

Two-thirds of the note has been smeared with the dark green ink. A faint vertical wiper pattern can be detected from each side if you look closely! Even your non-collecting friends will appreciate this!

 

note grades:

 

VERY FINE

 

please study the hi-resolution image yourself

REFER to the SCAN to EVALUATE the CENTERING, EMBOSSING, INKS, ALIGNMENT,

to formulate an independent opinion as to the quality and suitability of the piece,

then use your own impression to decide the amount to bid

 

the note illustrated is the exact one you will receive

 

 
         
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