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Confederate States Treasury Note (C. G. Memminger and State Capitol in Richmond)

counterstamped APRIL, 1863

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse

Confederate States Issue, April 6, 1863

Object Place

Richmond, Virginia, Confederate States of America

Catalogue Raisonné

Friedberg CS-60

Accession Number

2004.1914

Medium or Technique

Printed on thin paper with black ink, numbered with red ink and signed with brown, date counterstamped with in red, and back printed with blue ink

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Paper Currency