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Title: US $ 3.00
Date: 1862-11-01
Object Name: paper money
Classification: North American
Issuing Authorities:
Somerset and Worcester Savings Bank
Culture(s):
American
Mint: North America, United States, Salisbury
Technique: printed
Medium: paper
Dimensions: Overall: 7.6 x 17.5 cm (3 x 6 7/8 in.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Seated woman, two men in Smithy. Bust of girl with wreath. Veiled bust of young woman left smelling flower.
Inscription: Reverse: A 1237
Description: Central vignette of woman seated left, with hat tied on neck, holding sheaf of grain on knee. Man in apron standing with right arm akimbo. Man working on wheel. In background blacksmith shop with anvil. Upper left vignette of head of young girl with vines and grapes wreath three quarters right. Lower right vignette of young woman, veiled, holding flower in raised right which she is smelling (or a dandelion which she is blowing), in her left she holds two other flowers. Three ornate medallions with "3" in center. A to left of central vignette. THREE printed in red below. The numeral 2 in the date altered to 4 with red ink, and M above the 1537 serial number.
Accession Number: NG.1979.5.32