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Republic of Liberia fractional currency

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Description Currency issued by the Republic of Liberia in Monrovia, Liberia. Denomination of fifty (50) cents. The note features an image of a sailing ship, plow and palm tree. It reads, in part, "On Demand at the Treasury Department, / the Treasurer of the REPUBLIC OF LIBERIA / will pay to Bearer, in Gold or Silver Coin, / FIFTY CENTS." Undersigned by Ben Anderson, Secretary of the Treasury and Stephen A Benson, President of Liberia.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 1/4 inches width
2 5/16 inches height
Nomenclature Paper money
Creation Issued in Monrovia, Montserrado County, Liberia
Subjects Issued in Monrovia, Montserrado County, Liberia
Used in Liberia
Numismatics & Philatelics. Currency
Dates Creation: Exactly 08/24/1863 - 1863
Date issued
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 5263
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