Coin and Paper Money Collecting/$5 bill 1985



Here is a picture of that $5 bill-
Thank you

Hi Marie,

That's an interesting partial offset printing error.

What happened is that a previous blank sheet either got folded over or misaligned when it entered the press.  This left an area that did not have any paper, so some of the ink from the inked plates transferred their image to the impression cylinder.  Then the next 6 or 7 sheets got printed with the normal image from the inked plates on one side and the backwards transferred impression from the cylinder on the other side.  One of these sheets is where your note came from.  Approximate value is $150-$200.

I hope this helps,


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