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Title: US $ 3.00
Date: date unknown
Object Name: paper money
Classification: North American
Issuing Authorities:
West River Bank, Jamaica, Vermont.
Culture(s):
American
Mint: North America, United States, Jamaica
Technique: printed
Medium: paper
Dimensions: Overall: 7.5 x 18.1 cm (2 15/16 x 7 1/8 in.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Three children on three one dollar coins with instruments representing painting, sculpture? and research? Female seated leeft holding scales. Coat of arms of Vermont with cow. Man ploughing with two horses right
Inscription: Obverse: STATE OF VERMONT A No. The West River Bank Will pay THREE DOLLARS on demand to the bearer. Jamaica, July 1st 18 - ABNCo (monogram)
Description: Central vignette: three infants seated on three large one dollar coins. In background classical temple. Infant on left kneels left, head back with left arm touching paper on ground, holding quill pen in right and resting right elbow on globe. To left of globe books and manuscripts. Central infant seated facing holding brush in right and brush and palette in left. Infant on right holds hammer in raised right and chisel in left. Vignette on left: female seated left on sheaf of grain, head right, holding scales in lowered right. Coat of arms of Vermont in lower right with cow standing right, pine tree central and sheaths of grain in right. Buck's head right above. Banner below on which FREEDOM VERMONT & UNITY. THREE red below bank's name Unsigned, undated, unnumbered.
Accession Number: NG.1979.5.26