Lot 151: Colonial Currency Note, 1776. New York Water Works. Two Shillings. Uncirculated
Historic Autographs, Civil War Encased Postage Stamps, Colonial, Revolutionary War, Federal Era, Coins, Currency, Medals
December 10, 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
New York Currency
Gem Uncirculated 1776 New York Water Works 2s Note
Colony of New York. January 6, 1776. New York Water-Works. Two Shillings. Gem Crisp Uncirculated.
Fr. NY-182. This gorgeous 1776 dated Revolutionary War note is sharply printed in red and black on very crisp fresh period paper that retains significant traces of original press text embossing. It has excellent centering, signatures and overall eye appeal. A vivid Gem note.