10 Dollars, Ship Builders Bank, Maine, United States, 1853

Description (Brief):

One (1) 10 dollar note

Description (Brief)

Maine, United States, 1853

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Seated woman holding a caduceus. Barrels, bundles, and an anchor around her, ships in background. Leda with Zeus disguised as swan at right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: X / 10 / THE PRESIDENT, DIRECTORS & CO. OF THE SHIP BUILDERS BANK WILL PAY TEN DOLLARS ON DEMAND TO THE BEARER. / ROCKLAND, MAINE. / NOV 26 1853 / NO. 3528 / A

Date Made: 1853

Maker: Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Edson

Place Of Issue: United States: Maine, Rockland

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

Credit Line: Estate of Victor H. Huberich

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.170666.0071Accession Number: 170666Serial Number: 3528

Object Name: paper moneynote

Physical Description: paper (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-605c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1203589

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