Auction Closing: July 24, 2021 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Lot Number: 183
Estimate Range: $450 - $650
“1776” Fully Issued Continental Congress Lottery Ticket

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November 18, 1776-Dated Revolutionary War Period, United States Lottery Ticket, Class The Fourth, Issued by the Continental Congress, Philadelphia, Choice About Uncirculated.

A crisp well printed Continental Congress Lottery Ticket issued at Philadelphia in November 18th, 1776. This historic Lottery was held in order to raise funds for Congress and military expenditures due to the American Revolutionary War. Small round ink erosion hole within the serial number “79”, overall full and complete with a large left indent margin present on clean laid period paper. Boldly signed in deep brown ink by “J Bullock” for the Continental Congress. A classic, historic Lottery for funding the Revolutionary War and George Washington’s Continental Army.