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August 17, 2017 10:00AM - August 25, 2017 2:00PMCalender
1921

1777 State of Massachusetts Bay Treasury Loan Certificate

$369$300
Auction: Discovery - 3026T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

1777 State of Massachusetts Bay Treasury Loan Certificate, for Richard Devans (Devens) in the amount of eighty-eight pounds to be paid out at six percent interest on March 1, 1782. Committee signatures of Scollay, Price, and Boyer, treasurer signature of H. Gardner, and bearing cancellation 'X' marks. Richard Devans was a commissary general during the Revolutionary War and Chairman of the Cambridge Committee.
Estimate $100-200


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Keywords

Richard Devans (Devens), Boyer