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    Francis Hopkinson Signed Bill of Exchange

    Continental Loan Office $120 / 600 Livres Tournois Third and Fourth Bills of Exchange 1779 Anderson 100 Uncut Pair Very Fine. These bills of exchange were used to transfer funds to Paris by the fledgling American government. Bills of exchange are often collected by state of issue and signature combination. This pair has been signed by the Connecticut Treasurer John Lawrence and the Treasurer of the Continental Loan Office F(rancis) Hopkinson, who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence as a New Jersey delegate. These are endorsed on the back and a small ink erosion hole is noticed.

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    Apr-May, 2009
    29th-3rd Wednesday-Sunday
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