|Date||October 1, 1773|
|Grade||Choice New 63PPQ|
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, https://ha.com.
|Image Collection||Early Paper Money of America / Pennsylvania / 1773 October 1|