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Missouri Defence Bonds CR15 Confederate Money 4.50 AU

Your Price: $315.00
Item Number: MO Defence 4.50 dollar 1255
Manufacturer: CSA - Confederacy Capital - Montgomery AL, Richmond VA
Missouri confederate money 4.50 defence bond grading almost uncirculated
Type of Confederate Money - Four and a half dollars Defence Bond from the State of Missouri that was issued by the CSA secessionist government while in exile. This bill also has appeal to collectors of odd denomination notes, as 4.50 is not a common denomination for any currency.
Nickname or Vignettes - Three maidens are at the left portraying Commerce, Prosperity and Navigation and at the right is the state seal of Missouri. In the center is a red oval with 4 1/2 enclosed in it.
Date & Place of Issue - It is believed that possibly none of this series of notes were ever issued.
Serial Number & Plate Letter - none
Condition - almost uncirculated, at the top is a slightly rough border and at the bottom is a light fold and some more minor roughness.
Back - plain and as per grade. Pieces of the watermark show.
Criswell & Fricke Numbers - Criswell number 15, the 4 1/2 dollar note was the rarest of the Second series of the Missouri defence bonds.
Number Issued & Printers - Keatinge and Ball were the printers and the secessionist government printed a total of 10 million dollars worth of currency during the entire Civil War.
Type of Bank Paper Used - Good quality coarse paper with watermark
Payable In - Three years after date the state of Missouri will pay four dollars and fifty cents to bearer. Secured by pledge of all the state revenues. Under the act of November 5th, 1861 to provide for the defence of the state of Missouri.
Notes - The picture shows the actual Missouri CSA Confederate Money that is for sale.