Colonial Notes

Colonial currency is paper money that was issued in North America, prior to the Revolutionary War, while the colonies were still under Great Britain’s rule. Colonial money was first issued in 1690 by the original 13 colonies and the state of Vermont, and printed through the late 1700’s.

A problem free XF example printed in Burlington, New Jersey, dated March 25, 1776.  Lovely red seal and denomination printed on front.  Serial No. 11104 handwritten.

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DenomStateDateState NoGradePrice
6 ShillingsNew Jersey3/25/1776178XF$275
178 $6 Shillings New Jersey colonials

A problem free XF example printed in Burlington, New Jersey, dated March 25, 1776.  Lovely red seal and denomination printed […]

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1/3 DollarMaryland8/14/177693Fine$125
93 $1/3 Dollar Maryland colonials
1Maryland4/10/177466VF$115
66 $1 Maryland colonials
1 PoundNorth Carolina12/1771139Gem $345
139 $1 Pound North Carolina colonials

As lovely a Colonial as one can find.  A bright North Carolina One  Pound example with four bold signatures, clear […]

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2 Shillings, 6 PenceGeorgiaOctober 16, 1786128PMG 40$4850
128 $2 Shillings, 6 Pence Georgia colonials

A beautifully signed and vividly inked piece with all the eye appeal of a Gem note. A genuinely scarce Georgia […]

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1Georgia177671PMG 50NET$3300
71 $1 Georgia colonials

A well-margined, bright piece with a deeply struck orange seal and bold signatures. A gorgeous Georgia piece.

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One Sixth of a Dollar MarylandApril 10, 177461Fine$275
61 $One Sixth of a Dollar  Maryland colonials