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Type Currency
Title 5s
Date June 18, 1776
Country United States
Grade Choice About New 55
Service PCGS
Denomination 5s
Description Massachusetts June 18, 1776 5 Shillings Contemporary Counterfeit Fr MA-204. PCGS Choice About New 55. This is a rare, small format, contemporary counterfeit type note. It is made from a fairly well engraved plate. It is probably one of the higher-grade examples known, and will work well for a contemporary counterfeit type set. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society Realized $446.50. Newman VII (Heritage Auctions, 10/2015), lot 18093. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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Image Collection Early Paper Money of America / Massachusetts / 1776 June 18
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