Confederate States of America (CSA) T-64 $500 bill and framed collection of T-41 $100 bills and stamps, 2 items total. 1st item: T-64 $500 five hundred dollar bill, issued in Richmond, VA, February 17, 1864. Vignette bust portrait of General Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson, lower right, vignette of the Confederate flag and seal, left. Engraved by Keatinge and Ball, Columbia, SC. Serial number 6089. For Register/For Treasurer signatures. Ink inscription reading "A relic of the late war, given to me by a soldier who went through the whole four years…H P Fount (?) N.C. Mattie H King June 27, 1865, Petersburg, Va" en verso. 2nd item: Framed collection of CSA items, including four (4) T-41 $100 one hundred dollar bills, issued in Richmond, VA, dated September 27, 1862, with sequential serial numbers. Vignette of two African Americans working a cotton field, top center, vignette of the goddess Columbia, lower right, bust portrait vignette of John C. Calhoun, senator from South Carolina and one-time vice-president to President Andrew Jackson, lower left. Engraved by Keatinge and Ball, Columbia, SC. Serial numbers 21260-21263. All with For Registrar/For Treasurer signatures; five (5) CSA stamps, including one (1) red Andrew Jackson two cent stamp, two (2) blue Jefferson Davis five cent stamps, one (1) green George Washington twenty cents stamps, and one (1) blue Jefferson Davis ten cents stamp; and one (1) envelope addressed to Cashien J. Piruk, of Tennessee, Athens, GA, with two (2) blue Jefferson Davis five cent stamps, postmarked Columbia TN. Handwritten inventory list affixed en verso. All items pasted or hinge mounted to mat and housed under glass in a wooden frame. Sight – 18 5/8" H x 10 1/4" W. Framed – 20 1/2" H x 12" W. Provenance: private Nashville collection. CONDITION: All items in overall good condition. 2nd item: Areas of loss, largest 2 3/4", to frame.
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