10 Dollars, Bank of the Commonwealth, Virginia, United States, 1858

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 dollar note

Description (Brief)

Virginia, United States, 1858

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Portrait of James Madison at left. In center, two men in front of George Washington's profile with dog and ships in background. Warrior for pledge of security at right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 10 / STATE OF VIRGINIA / THE BANK OF THE COMMONWEALTH WILL PAY TO BEARER TEN DOLLARS ON DEMAND / NO. 1217 / B / RICHMOND, SEPT 4 1858 / CASHR. / PREST. / BALD, COUSLAND & CO. PHILADA & NEW YORK / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Date Made: 1858

Maker: Bald, Cousland & Co.American Bank Note Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Of Issue: United States: Virginia, Richmond

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Related Publication: Doty, Richard. Pictures from a Distant Country

Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. Woodbury S. Ober

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.73.11.1067Catalog Number: 73.11.1067Accession Number: 305034Serial Number: 1217

Object Name: paper moneyobsolete bank notenote

Physical Description: paper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6a1b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1201035

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