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Authentic 1776 Continental Currency $8 Bill With Colonial Harmony Image
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This is an authentic piece of Colonial American Currency. It is issued for the sum of eight dollars. The front of the bill has the wonderful wording of "The United Colonies" around the bottom and sides. Also on the front of the note is the issuance date of June 22nd 1776. This is one of the first notes that was made and issued under the fledgling United States Government. The early colonial currency is a wonderful thing to collect. Each note was hand designed with meaning to each image. This one has the image on the front of the note that shows a harp with 13 strings with one representing each colony. It has the motto in Latin that reads "MAJORA MINORIBUS CONSONANT" which translates as "The large colonies and the small colonies are in harmony." On the front of the note it has the correct hand signed ink signatures and the hand numbered serial numbers. On the edge of the note it has "CONTINENTAL CURRENCY" and across the top it reads "THE UNITED COLONIES". On the back of the note it has the design of a willow leaf and poison hemlock in the center. Below that are the printer's mark and the date of 1776. The note was printed by Hall & Sellers of Philadelphia. Before this partnership Hall printed currency with Benjamin Franklin. The note measures approximately 3 inches by 3.75 inches in overall size and is in attractive displaying circulated condition. It comes in an acid free holder for display and preservation. This is a nice authentic early United States piece of paper money.

Item #: B208
Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb
Your Price:$350.00 USD
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