||Continental Currency January 14, 1779 $40 Fr. CC-95. PCGS Gem New 65PPQ. The last Continental Currency resolution has the most denominations, was printed on watermarked paper, and featured orange color border and emblem devices. A handsome and colorful type note with sharp color and wide margins. This is the finest graded at PCGS among seven uncirculated notes between both services. A perfect representative of this major Continental type. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
From Newman VI (Heritage Auctions, 4/2015, lot 19588), realized $4,230.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.