PMG Registry Featured Set: US Star Block Set

Posted on 2/16/2021

This month’s featured set belongs to STEVE R.

Are you a fan of stars, serial radars and repeaters, or blocks? Whatever the favorite form of collecting one may have, one has to appreciate the thoughtful presentation behind this impressive 1963-2006 $1 Federal Reserve Star Note Block Set, found here.

This extensive set type is one of the favorites out of all PMG Registry Block Sets, and each collector faces the challenge of finding all Star Block notes for over a 40+ year period. This competition has collectors poring over their dollars, all looking for that perfect combination of letters and stars. With careful planning and undaunted determination, STEVE R has proven 100% can be achieved. He boasts an astonishing 218 high-grade PMG notes accompanied by comments and images for almost all! Check out his gallery here.

$1 1988 Federal Reserve Note Atlanta, Fr#1914-F*
Graded PMG 66 Gem Uncirculated EPQ★
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$1 2003 Federal Reserve Note Cleveland, Fr#1928-D*
Graded PMG 66 Gem Uncirculated EPQ
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Started in 2019, this set currently holds the highest status as being the only complete Star Block set in the PMG Registry. Yet, STEVE R has proven his efforts aren’t over. He explains he will continue to hunt for even higher examples of his notes, revealing 100% completion is just not enough for him. Thank you for sharing your stars, STEVE R, and keep on reaching for more. We look forward to seeing what updates come next!

Would you like your set to be chosen for a future article? 100% completion in a set is not always feasible. Our team features sets with thoughtful comments and images for their set descriptions and notes. It may be your set! Stay tuned.

The PMG Registry is a free online platform where collectors register and display their certified notes and compete against other collectors around the world for recognition and prizes. This popular resource now boasts nearly 15,000 registered sets and over 75,000 registered notes. Each year, Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) recognizes the best sets in the PMG Registry, and winners receive a personalized plaque, an icon of recognition next to their PMG Registry set and a $500 PMG grading credit! To see the 2020 winners, click here.

Questions or comments? The PMG Registry team is here to help. To learn more about the PMG Registry, click here.

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