Smithsonian

Banknote: New York, March 5, 1776, State Crest

This New York banknote features three engraved border cuts and the seal of the City of New York on the front. The bill is 65 mm high and 105 mm wide (2.5” by 4.1”). It was printed by Samuel Loudon on thick paper.

Credit: New York, March 5, 1776, State Crest, National Numismatic Collection, National Museum of American History.