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Type Currency
Title 5s
Date October 1, 1773
Country United States
Grade Choice New 63PPQ
Service PCGS
Denomination 5s

Pennsylvania October 1, 1773 5 Shillings Fr. PA-166. PCGS Choice New 63PPQ. This is a well-known, two-color series printed by Hall and Sellers. High-grade notes are deceptively scarce and this horizontal format "Crown" note boasts strong face color at the right and a deeply printed back. Underrated in this grade. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society

From Newman VIII (Heritage Auctions, 11/2017), lot 28123, realized $528. Image and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions,

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