2 Dollars, Washington Banking Company, New Jersey, United States, 1833

2 Dollars, Washington Banking Company, New Jersey, United States, 1833

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 dollar note
New Jersey, United States, 1833
Obverse Image: At left, portrait of George Washington within a medallion. At top center, scene of Samson wrestling a lion. At bottom center, an eagle standing with spread wings.
Obverse Text: 2 / NEW JERSEY / C / NO. 594 / THE WASHINGTON BANKING CO. PROMISES TO PAY TWO DOLLARS ON DEMAND TO JOHN ENGLE OR BEARER / HACKENSACK NJ / 5 APRIL 1833
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
paper money
note
Date made
1833
maker
Washington Banking Company
place of issue
United States: New Jersey, Hackensack
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 73 mm x 177 mm; 2 7/8 in x 6 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.170666.0067
serial number
594
accession number
170666
Credit Line
Estate of Victor H. Huberich
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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