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Title: US $ 3.00
Date: 1841-06-01
Object Name: paper money
Classification: North American
Issuing Authorities:
Morris Canal & Banking Co., Jersey City
Culture(s):
American
Mint: North America, United States, Jersey City
Medium: paper
Subject/Image: Obverse: Central vignette: Liberty and Prosperity flanking shield with plows, surmounted by head of horse: Left vignette, Mercury and Ceres giving coins to female seated left; right and lower central vignettes: canal scenes
Inscription: Reverse: Blank
Inscription: Obverse: No. 2534 A
Description: Central vignette: Liberty and Prosperity flanking shield with plows, surmounted by head of horse. Liberty seated right holding sceptre with cap of Liberty, Prosperity on right holding cornucopia in left: Left vignette, Mercury and Ceres giving coins to female seated left, head right, holding key in right and extending right hand towards Mercury. Wings of griffin by her right shoulder, caduceus with coins and compass and cornucopia by her left leg; right and lower central vignettes: canal scenes
Accession Number: NG.1979.5.16