⅙ Dollar "Continental Currency" - United Colonies

⅙ Dollar ("Continental Currency" - United Colonies) -  obverse⅙ Dollar ("Continental Currency" - United Colonies) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer United States - Pre-Federal
Type Standard banknote
Year 1776
Value ⅙ Dollar
Composition Paper
Size 79 × 60 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 221368
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# CC 19
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Sundial at right

Lettering:
No. ------------
One Sixth of a Dollar
According
to a Resolu
tion of Con
gress, paj-
fed at Phi
ladelphia,
February 17, 1776
(signature)
One Sixth
One Sixth of a Dollar

Engravers: Hall, Sellers

Reverse

Lettering:
One Sixth of a DOLLAR

Printed by Hall & Sellers,
in Philadelphia. 1776.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1776-Feb-17 

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