Lot 175: Colonial Currency, SC. December 23, 1776. Three Dollars. Oracle. Ch UNC
Historic Autographs, Civil War Encased Postage Stamps, Colonial, Revolutionary War, Federal Era, Coins, Currency, Medals
December 10, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
South Carolina Currency
Gem CU December 23, 1776 South Carolina Three Dollars
South Carolina. December 23, 1776. Three Dollars. "Oracle" vignette. Remainder. Hebrew Text Letters. Gem Crisp Uncirculated.
Fr. SC-137. This "1776" dated Revolutionary War issue note is boldly printed on bright fresh crisp period laid paper which retains significant traces of its original press text embossing. The is one vivid brown signature of J. Wakefield and has a couple of natural internal paper wrinkles as made. A lovely, extremely crisp original South Carolina Colonial note with four Hebrew text letters on the central reverse used a both decoration and anti-counterfeiting devices.