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    State of Massachusetts Bay - "Comm'tie WAR" 6% Interest Payable Annually 40 Pounds February 24, 1777 Anderson-Smythe MA-4. PCGS Very Fine 35.
    An available Massachusetts War funding certificate in excellent condition. Printed on laid paper. 15.0 cm by 16.5 cm. A partly printed form, with a few spaces for filling in. Ornamental bordering is all around, and the left end has wavy indented cutting as issued. No. 1710. Fully issued and signed by Jeffries, Hill and Gardner (pen cancelled). There is one back endorsement. Though Rarity-4 (76-100 known), the quality is outstanding. A premium example and worthy of liberal bidding.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    3rd Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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    Truth Seeker: The Life of Eric P. Newman (softcover)
    A powerful and intimidating dealer of the 1960s, backed by important colleagues, was accused of selling fraudulent gold coins and ingots to unsuspecting numismatists. Who would go up against a man like that and, over the course of decades, prove the fraud? Who would expose a widely respected scholar as a thief, then doggedly pursue recovery of coins that the scholar had stolen from an embarrassed numismatic organization, all over the objections of influential collectors who had bought coins with clouded titles? Eric P. Newman would - and did. Reserve your copy today.
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