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Postage currency

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Description United States postage currency note. Denomination of five (5) cents. It reads, in part, "RECEIVABLE FOR POSTAGE STAMPS / AT ANY US POST OFFICE" and "Exchangeable for United States Notes / by any [Assistant] Treasurer / or designated U.S. Depositary / in sums not less than / FIVE DOLLARS".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 5/8 inches width
1 3/4 inches height
Nomenclature Paper money
Creation Issued by: National Bank Note Company
Made in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Subjects Made in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Used during Civil War
Numismatics & Philatelics. Currency
Dates Creation: 07/17/1862 Date issued
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 5080
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