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Lot 89369

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Type Currency
Title Lot 89369
Date 1781
Country United States
Denomination $16
Description State of Massachusetts Bay - (Act of December 6, 1776) Bounty Note Ten Pounds Feb. 22, 1777 Anderson-Smythe MA-6. PCGS Very Fine 35 Apparent. A second MA-6 "Ten Pounds" denomination Bounty Note. Printed on laid paper. 17.0 cm by 20.5 cm. The diagnostics are as previous. No. 17281. Issued and signed by Cooper, Appleton, and Gardner (pen cancelled). Payable December 6, 1780. Endorsed by Henry Gardner on the back as reissued in 1777. The serial number position is centered and in the assigned number range by Anderson (3,000-20,000). Another very clean example and well above average. A broad, very wavy indent cut is at the left. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017). (Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, Realized $235.00.

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