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Continental Bill of Credit

American Confederation Period
January 14, 1779
Printed by Hall and Sellers (American, 1766–1804)


Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Friedberg CC-98

Accession Number

2004.1893

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paper currency

Signed

J[ohn] Leacock / N[athaniel] Donnell

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse