5 Dollars, Bank of the Republic, District of Columbia, United States, 1852

5 Dollars, Bank of the Republic, District of Columbia, United States, 1852

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 dollar note
District of Columbia, United States, 1852
Obverse Image: Eagle with wings spread holding a banner, shield next to it. Portrait of a man. Portrait of a young woman within a wreath of corn and wheat.
Obverse Text: 5 / A / NO. _ / BANK OF THE REPUBLIC WILL PAY FIVE DOLLARS TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND. / WASHINGTON, D.C. / SEPTEMBER 1ST 1852
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
obsolete paper money
paper money
note
Date made
ca 1852
date made
1852-09-01
maker
Danforth, Bald & Co.
place of issue
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 76 mm x 179 mm; 3 in x 7 1/16 in
ID Number
1991.0397.0019
catalog number
1991.0397.0019
accession number
1991.0397
catalog number
91.397.19
Credit Line
Ellis Edlow
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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