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500 Dollar Confederate Chemicograph Plate, Confederate States of America, 1864

500 Dollar Confederate Chemicograph Plate, Confederate States of America, 1864

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Currently not on view
Object Name
plate
date made
1864
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
place used
United States: Confederate States of America
Physical Description
electrotype (overall production method/technique)
lead; nickel (plate material)
wood (backing material)
Measurements
overall: 7.6 cm x 17.3 cm x 2.3 cm; 3 in x 6 13/16 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU59137
catalog number
NU59137
accession number
215062
Credit Line
Philip H. Chase
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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