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Mississippi Confederate Money CR23 3.00 Treasury F-VF

Your Price: $185.00
Item Number: MS 3 dollars 46205
Manufacturer: CSA - Confederacy Capital - Montgomery AL, Richmond VA
Mississippi Confederate Money 3.00 Cotton Pledged 1862 F-VF
Mississippi Confederate Money 3.00 Cotton Pledged 1862 F-VF

MS Obsolete Civil War Currency 3.00


Type of Confederate Money - Mississippi Cotton Pledged 3.00 State Treasury Note.
Nickname or Vignettes - The left end is an oval with ships enclosed, in the center at the top is a small passenger train at the bottom center is a dog's head and on the right is young sailor boy with a boat oar. Across the Note printed in blue is Cotton Pledged and a large 3.
Date & Place of Issue - Issued during the second year of the Civil War on May 1st, 1862 from Jackson Mississippi.
Serial Number & Plate Letter - 46205 printed by hand in brown ink.
Condition - Fine - Very Fine with some pinholes.
Back - The backs of this Mississippi confederate money was plain. This one is as per grade. An old time collector has written C-23 lightly in pencil in the lower right hand corner.
Criswell & Fricke Numbers - Criswell Number 23, which means this cotton pledged note has the May 1st, 1862 date, and has the blue underprinting. The 3.00 notes with blue underprint are somewhat scarcer than the ones printed with the green ink.
Number Issued & Printers - There was a total of 5 Million dollars printed in the Cotton pledged issues of 1862, this was for all denominations. The state of Mississippi issued these notes backed by the planter's stored cotton.
Type of Bank Paper Used -Average quality
Payable In - On demand after Proclamation to present, the State of Mississippi will pay to bearer the sum of Two Dollars and fifty cents out of proceeds of cotton pledged for redemption of this note at the Treasurer's Office in Jackson Mississippi.
Notes - The picture shows the actual Mississippi confederate money that is for sale, in addition, the back of this obsolete Civil War Currency can be seen in the photograph gallery.

CSA MS 3.00 Cotton Pledged Note issued 1862 in fine - very fine conditon