|Date||December 16, 1790|
Newark, (New Jersey) - First Presbyterian Church in Newark Undated (December 16, 1790) 1 Penny Newman page 266, Wait 1407. PCGS Fine 12. A church change bill series with similar style to the Borough of Elizabeth notes, also printed by S. Kollock. This denomination is undated. Typeset with ornamental border. The denomination is across the back with title above and location below. Signed by Elias Boudinot, who eventually became the third Director of the United States Mint. The trimming is slightly uneven on the top and bottom, but it is a solid example. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2016), lot 86144. (Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $258.50
Early Paper Money of America description:
First Presbyterian Church at Newark / December 16, 1790
Church Money issued by the First Presbyterian Church at Newark and signed by Elias Boudinot, its president. He later became the third Director of the United States Mint. Printed by S. Kollock of Elizabeth Town.
Denominations: 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d, 5d, 6d
|Image Collection||Early Paper Money of America / New Jersey / 1790 December 16 First Presbyterian Church at Newark|