This item is an INTAGLIO. It is not an original banknote. An intaglio is NOT a reproduction but rather, an official reprint of a banknote or treasury note.These are reprinted by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, or the American Banknote Company (depending upon the date of issuance) and are completely legal to possess. No one else could make a reprint, as it would be an illegal counterfeit. C can legally make reprints. They are not legal tender and do not contain a serial number. The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) and American Banknote Company (ABC) used the original press plates to make the intaglios.
Intaglios typically have very high standards for print quality. Many times they are better quality than the original notes! The collecting of intaglios has become a popular hobby within the numismatic community. Some intaglios in our listings are reprints of original notes that sell at the same grade for thousands (or even tens of thousands) of dollars.You can have a legal reprint for a fraction of the cost. Hundreds of thousands of people have collected these. There are entire clubs devoted to collecting intaglios. Books have been written about them. This makes a FUN hobby! Many intaglios are printed on one side only. Please review the photos in this listing for details.
Intaglios are highly prized and collected by numismatists worldwide. They have become scarce and few are available.Demand has gone through the roof! Graded ones are even more rare. Some collections can be worth tens of thousands of dollars. Intaglios have many names: intaglios, reprints, souvenir cards, proofs and new strikes.
What they are called depends on whom you ask. These intaglios are professionally graded by PCGS and are sealed inside anti-counterfeiting sleeves. We specialize and are experts in intaglios. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Paper Money: US\Other US Paper Money".
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