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    Three Lottery Tickets from Colonial New Jersey. Includes:
    Perth-Amboy Lottery Ticket. 3.5" x 1.75". 1761. Ticket number 2351. Signed "John Smyth."
    Delaware Lottery Ticket. 3" x 1.5". Issued in 1772 to raise funds "for the Use of New-Jersey College, the Presbyterian Church at Princeton, and the United Presbyterian Congregations of New-Castle and Christiana-Bridge." Ticket number 14743. Signed by Samuel Patterson.
    Paterson Lottery Ticket. 4.5" x 2". For the benefit of the "Society for Establishing Useful Manufacturers." Ticket number 6404, signed by J. Rhea.
    From the Estate of Malcolm S. Forbes.
    Condition: All three tickets have light toning, and appear to be affixed with the use of archival tissue. Matted and framed to an overall size of 8.5" x 11.5".


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