||Pennsylvania March 20, 1771 5 Shillings Fr. PA-146 PCGS About New 53. This is a high-grade red and black March 20, 1771 type with a single red crown in the center to note the denomination and act as a deterrent to note raising. The note is nearly square in format with red Arms and right border cut. Bold color and wide margins on three sides make this a superior type note for the issue date. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society
Realized $593.38. Newman VII (Heritage Auctions, 10/2015), lot 18991. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.