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Object Name Money, Paper
Scope & Content One sheet of uncut currency. Includes four different amounts of currency; ten shillings, six shillings, three shillings and five shillings, all of which are "No. 8934" issued by the "STATE OF RHODE ISLAND". At proper center right of each is a circle inside of which is an anchor. Each piece has a border of scrolls along three fourths of the paper, with two birds along the top border. Each is signed. Reverse side has the amount and the printers information in addition to decorative scrollwork and flowers.
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Exchange Medium
Catalog Number 2007.0871
Source unknown
Date 1786