Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Treasury Tax Collector's Certificates. Fourteen Examples dated between November 1782 and January 1783. Anderson MA 38. Fine-Very Fine or Better. The serial numbers on these fourteen examples range from 98 to 580. All of the certificates were signed by Thomas Ivers as treasurer. All are cancelled either with penned "X"s over his signature or with large ink smears covering his signature. Many of these examples are very boldly embossed. Several of these notes are endorsed on the back. Anderson mentions that minor printing variations exist and a quick perusal reveals "Treasury=Office" on some of the earlier examples and "Treasurer's=Office" on later numbered pieces within this lot. These are listed as R5 in The Price of Liberty, 31 to 75 known. That census estimate would appear to be on the low side given the number of examples offered tonight. (Total: 14 notes)

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2009
    9th-13th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 203

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 December 4 - 6 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I think heritage is the best auction house and has the best service - that’s why I use you. 
    Sara B.,
    Dubai, UAE
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 June 26-28 HKINF World Paper Money Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    2019 June 26-28 HKINF World Paper Money Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    REALIZED $2,686,315