Result list 4 April 2020

The results of our April 4 sale is now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 3 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 1635
MASSACHUSETTS. SALEM. 1 Share. black. No 6. Embossed seal. Imprinted Revenue RM113. Essex is a small town 42km north of Boston. The first European settlers arrived in 1634 but it remained a part of the town of Ipswich until 1819. For much of that time, it was known as Chebacco Parish (named afterthe nearby Chebacco Lake). Aroudn 1800, it counted a little over 1,000 inhabitants. They lived to a large extend from the local shipbuilding industry. Indeed, the town was a leading supplier of schooners for Gloucester and other Atlantic fishing communities. Hence the need for this bank founded at the very end of the 18th century.
Date: 1 January 1800
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 600