April 04, 2019 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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[Americana - Manuscript - Am. Revolution] Revolutionary War Receipt for Payment Issued in 1781, State of Connecticut Pay Table Office

Manuscript receipt, 7 x 6.5 in. (sight), framed to 13.375 x 13.375 in. Connecticut, January 25, 1781. Payable unto Ralph Pomeroy in the amount of "four Pounds in Bills of this State." Signed by "Ebenezer Nichols" and "John Lawrence Esq. / Treasurer." Pomeroy (1737-1819) was a prominent lawyer from Connecticut who served as paymaster in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War and later acted as State Controller. 

 

Condition:

Matted and in a gilt frame. 

Estimate: $100 - $150
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$60
04/04/2019

 

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