This note has a "2" at center and an oval portrait at right of Judah Benjamin, who served as Confederate Secretary of War and of State.
- From the series of notes to be issued by the Confederate States in 1863 during the Civil War.
- Housed in an archival quality currency sleeve.
- A nice Fine example that has some stains and pinholes.
- Face: A "2" at center and an oval portrait at right of Judah Benjamin, who served as Confederate Secretary of War and of State.
- Back: Intentionally left blank.
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Catalogued as T-61.
This note has wear, but is intact without the usual damages typical of these CSA paper money issues due to the quality of paper being used. This note is a decent and affordable example of CSA paper money used during the Civil War.
The necessity of financing military operations during the Civil War forced the Confederate government to print paper money, just as the U.S. government did for the first time.