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Fractional Currency Note (George Washington)

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third issue, light background

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

December 5, 1864–August 16, 1869

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Friedberg 1226

Accession Number

2004.1929

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Paper Currency