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    Massachusetts Treasury Certificate January 1, 1780 Anderson MA-22 PCGS Very Fine 30.
    This is the only third party graded MA-22 that we have auctioned that does note have an Apparent or Net grade modifier. These are also known as Continental Army Commodity Bonds. They were issued to soldiers to cover the depreciation of their pay that occurred during their time of service. The certificates were tied to the value of the actual commodities, i.e. five bushels of corn, 68 4/7 lbs. of beef, 16 lbs. of sole leather, etc. This example was once part of the John J. Ford, Jr. Collection.


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    September, 2015
    16th-22nd Wednesday-Tuesday
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