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    North Carolina December, 1771 £2 PCGS Extremely Fine 45PPQ. This note numbered 229 includes a vignette of a bird carrying an olive branch and the motto Pax reddita (peace restored). Only 5000 of these notes were printed and all four signatures are visible on this example although they have faded quite a bit. Montfort's signature is seen on the back of this £2 note. Joseph Montfort of Halifax was born in England in 1724 and was elected treasurer of the northern counties of the Province of North Carolina in 1764.

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