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Confederate States Treasury Note (R. M. T. Hunter and State Capitol at Columbia)

counterstamped JUNE, 1863.


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-59

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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




Numismatics, Paper Currency