20 Dollars, Ocmulgee Bank, Georgia, United States, 1840

20 Dollars, Ocmulgee Bank, Georgia, United States, 1840

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One (1) 20 dollar note
Georgia, United States, 1840
Obverse Image: At left, nude women surrounded by clouds; sea creatures are shown beside the main figure. At center, a horse-drawn cart and a steamboat. Train at right.
Obverse Text: XX / 20 / NO. 92 / A / THE OCMULGEE BANK OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA. PROMISES TO PAY [signed] OR BEARER TWENTY DOLLARS ON DEMAND. / MACON / FEBY. 6, 1840 / RAWDON, WRIGHT & HATCH, NEW-YORK
Object Name
paper money
obsolete bank note
note
Date made
1840
date made
02/06/1840
1840-02-06
maker
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Co.
place of issue
United States: Georgia, Macon
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 80 mm x 187 mm; 3 5/32 in x 7 3/8 in
ID Number
NU.170666.0083
accession number
170666
serial number
92
catalog number
170666.0083
Credit Line
Estate of Victor H. Huberich
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