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5 Dollars, Confederate States of America, 1862

5 Dollars, Confederate States of America, 1862

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Currently not on view
Object Name
paper money, cancelled
Currency, Confederate
note
Date made
Dec. 2, 1862
date made
1862
place made
United States: Virginia, Richmond
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
blue (back color)
Measurements
overall: 7 in x 3 in; 17.78 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
1998.0063.0068
catalog number
1998.0063.0068
accession number
1998.0063
Credit Line
U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (through John W. Carlin)
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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