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Fractional Currency Note (Thomas Jefferson)

first issue, plain edge, ABC mongram on back


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

August 21, 1862–May 27, 1863

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Friedberg 1230

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Numismatics, Paper Currency