Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Massachusetts December 7, 1775 Contemporary Counterfeit 36s PMG About Uncirculated 53.
    One of the more deceptive contemporary counterfeits. It definetly has the look of a Paul Revere "Sword in Hand" printed genuine note. The counterfeits are distinguished from the genuine only by minute differences in the engraving. The easiest difference to spot on the counterfeits is the straight vertical main masts on the ship vignette, as the masts slant to the right on the genuine pieces. This is a counterfeit that is highly desired with this piece only surpassed in grade in our auctions by the Newman example that we offered last October.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    7th-12th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 281

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    17.5% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

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

    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 2021 April 21 - 27 Central States World Paper Money Signature Auction - Chicago.

    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