A very popular note with two Silver dollars on the face.
- This is from a group of notes printed in the mid 1800s for the West River Bank of Jamaica, Vermont.
- Housed in an archival quality sleeve.
- A sharp Crisp Uncirculated example.
- Face: Fantastic engraving of 2 cherubs with two Liberty Seated Silver Dollars. Great tie-in to the Silver coins of that era. Superb red overprinting of "TWO".
- Back: Intentionally left blank.
- Printed by the New England Banknote Company.
These Obsolete issues (a.k.a. Broken Bank Notes) were once scorned by collectors, but are now in demand and rising in value. They have become a favorite with collectors due to the different issues and variety of designs. Add one of these classic collectibles to your cart today!
Catalogued as VT-115 and in Haxby #G4b.
Beginning in the late 18th century, a need for currency as a medium of exchange forced cities, states, banks and even private businesses to print paper money, just as the U.S. government did during the Civil War.