Lot 163: Colonial Currency, Pennsylvania. April 10, 1777. Four Pounds. PCGS About New-50
Historic Autographs, Civil War Encased Postage Stamps, Colonial, Revolutionary War, Federal Era, Coins, Currency, Medals
December 10, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Rare Quality April 10, 1777 Four Pounds Denomination
Pennsylvania. April 10, 1777. Four Pounds. Black Print. PCGS graded About New-50.
Fr. PA-224a. This 1777 Revolutionary War date note is extremely rare PCGS graded About New-50. As a 4 denomination is very difficult to locate, and is missing in most collections. The paper appears extremely crisp having significant traces of original press text embossing retained within the paper. It is noted as: Apparent, lower right corner tip replaced, design redrawn, small edge tear at top left. The centering is above average with four full margins both face and back. Nice red and dark brown signatures add to its eye appeal.