Colonial currency from Delaware

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Titles Colonial currency from Delaware
Description Colonial paper currency issued in Delaware on May 1, 1758. Denomination of twenty (20) shillings. It reads, in part, "THIS Indented BILL shall pass current for Twenty Shillings within the Government of the Counties of New Castle, Kent, and Sussex, on Delaware, according to an Act of Assembly of the said Government. made in the 31st Year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord King George II". Undersigned by William Armstrong, Thomas Clark and David Hall. The text on the back includes "To Counterfeit is DEATH".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 3/8 inches width
4 3/8 inches height
Nomenclature paper money
Materials paper
Creation Made in: Delaware, United States
Subjects Used in: Delaware, United States
Revolutionary War
Numismatics & Philatelics. Currency
Dates Creation: Exactly 05/01/1758 (Date issued)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 4NU.69.3 (inventory Number)

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