January 1, 1782 Dated. MA, Interest-bearing Certificate, Choice Extremely Fine.
1782 Commonwealth of Massachusetts 6% Bond. January 1, 1782 Dated. Revolutionary War. Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Interest-bearing Certificate, Anderson MA-31, Choice Extremely Fine.. Serial No. 1349, with a small hole-cancel. 7” x 7”. A subtle piece with ornate indented border at the left side. Three interest endorsements along the left side. Face value of One hundred nineteen Pounds, eight Shillings, and 5 Pence, plus interest at 6% per annum. Both the principal and the interest were “...to be paid in the several Species of Coined SILVER and GOLD...” Scarce... this is only the fifth example we’ve offered in over seven years..