||Massachusetts October 16, 1778 3 Shillings Fr. MA-263. PCGS Very Choice New 64PPQ. This is a splendid Revere-Fleet 1778 Codfish type note and on the cusp of Gem. Beautifully inked and printed. Broad margins for the type, with excellent centering. A premium example at this grade level. Many higher grade certified notes sold in years past did not have the appeal this example projects. This is ideal for any collection of historical American currency designs. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $2,232.50. Newman VI (Heritage Auctions, 4/2015), lot 19494. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.