Pine Tree CoinageStruck 1667 to 1682

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1652 Massachusetts Bay Colony
Pine Tree Threepence
Noe-36, Cr.2a-B. URS-9. 15.8 grains
Extremely Fine.

Unusually large full planchet.

Provenance: Ex: Detroit Money Museum; Alan Weinberg; present owner

[photo: Willow Tree Shilling]

1652 Massachusetts Bay Colony
Pine Tree Sixpence
Noe-33, Cr.1-A. URS-10. 33.6 grains
About Uncirculated.

Provenance: Ex: Anthony Terranova; present owner

[photo: Willow Tree Shilling]

1652 Massachusetts Bay Colony
Pine Tree Shilling
Noe-1, Cr.12-1. URS-11. 74.0 grains
Choice Uncirculated.

Large Planchet. This Noe-1 variety is considered the quintessential Large Planchet Pine Tree Shilling.

Provenance: Ex: Virgil Brand, Stack's 1973 #777; Laird U. Park, Stack's 1976 #9; a New England collector; present owner