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Title: US $ 3.00
Date: 1862-05-08
Object Name: paper money
Classification: North American
Issuing Authorities:
Washington County Script, Brenham
Culture(s):
American
Mint: North America, United States, Brenham
Medium: paper
Dimensions: Coin: 12 O'Clock (12 O'Clock) Overall: 7.2 x 17.3 cm (2 13/16 x 6 13/16 in.)
Subject/Image: Reverse: THREE
Subject/Image: Obverse: Male figure, slave, standing holding basket of cotton
Inscription: Reverse: "TEXAS" in green
Inscription: Obverse: Washington County Script, No. 128 K Brenham May 6 1862 This certifies, That the Bearer is entitled to THREE DOLLARS from the County Treasurer of Washington County, Issued by order of the County Court, and Receivable for all County Taxes and dues Signat
Description: Male slave standing facing, head left, wearing hat and carrying with both hands a basket of cotton. He stands between cotton plants. In the distance behind a steamboat. THREE above. Serial number, date and signature handwritten in ink.
Accession Number: NG.1979.5.18