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Missouri Defence Bonds CR16 Confederate Money 4.00 VF

Your Price: $195.00
Item Number: MO Confederacy 4.00 VF
Manufacturer: CSA - Confederacy Capital - Montgomery AL, Richmond VA
Missouri Defence Bond 4.00 Confederate Money very fine
Missouri Defence Bond 4.00 Confederate Money very fine

MO Obsolete Civil War Currency 4.00


Type of Confederate Money - Missouri Defence Bond 4.00 denomination from the MO Government that was sympathetic to the Confederacy. This 4.00 Civil War Currency was from the second series of the Missouri Defence Bonds.
Nickname or Vignettes - On the left is a very large vignette featuring two steamboats bellowing smoke on the river and with the view of a city in the background. Below the steamships is the state seal of Missouri.
Date & Place of Issue - This note was never issued, as is the case with most of the currency issued by the Missouri government, which sympathazied with the Confederate States of America.
Serial Number & Plate Letter - Remainder
Condition - Very Fine, this confederate money is still very crisp, however it was folded a couple times and the marks are visible.
Back - The backs of the 4.00 Missouri Defence bonds were plain, this one shows the fold marks and is as per grade. Two watermarks, "& CO" are very visible on this note, they were printed vertically.
Criswell & Fricke Numbers - Criswell number 16
Number Issued & Printers - Keatinge and Ball of Columbia South Carolina
Type of Bank Paper Used - Good Quality
Payable In - Secured by Pledge of all the state revenues, these were printed for the defence of the State of Missouri from the Union.
Notes - Even though this CSA Defence note is only graded very fine, it still has a very nice appearance. The picture shows the actual Missouri Confederate money that is for sale, in addition the back of this Defence Bond can be viewed in the photo gallery.