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Two Pieces of Colonial Paper Currency

Auction:
2482
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Two Pieces of Colonial Paper Currency, one a 1780 Massachusetts Bay Eight Dollar bill with three signatures, the other a c. 1741 Provence of Massachusetts Bay, Fifteen Shillings Three Pounds Old Tenor bill, framed.
Estimate $400-600

The fifteen shilling note is inscribed "Copy from the plate."

Keywords

Massachusetts Bay, British shilling coin, Money, Pound sterling, Shilling

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