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United States fractional currency
Description Four United States paper notes issued in Washington, D.C. Denominations of five (5), ten (10) and fifteen (15) cents. They read, in part, "Fractional Currency / Receivable for all United States Stamps". Three notes feature an image of George Washington
Quantity 4 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 5/8 inches width (.1)
1 7/8 inches height (.1)
2 1/2 inches width (.2)
1 3/4 inches height (.2)
2 9/16 inches width (.3)
1 7/8 inches height (.3)
3 1/2 inches width (.4)
1 13/16 inches height (.4)
Nomenclature Paper money
Creation Made in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Subjects Image of: Washington, President George
Made in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Used in United States
Used during Civil War
Numismatics & Philatelics. Currency
Dates Creation: 03/03/1863 - 1863
Date act approved (.1,.3, .4)
Creation: 07/07/1862 - 1862
Date act approved (.2)
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6301.54.1-4