10 Dollars Mechanics Bank

10 Dollars (Mechanics Bank) - obverse10 Dollars (Mechanics Bank) - reverse

© Owen Bradley

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Local banknote
Year 1854 (1854-1859)
Value 10 Dollars (10 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Size 177 × 75 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 205645
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)

Obverse

Three different images on the bottom depict men working different factory positions. A large green X separates the images.

Lettering:
10 10
The Mechanics Bank
Of Memphis
Will Pay Ten Dollars to the bearer
on demand Memphis
No. ##
State of
Tennessee

Reverse

The back is blank aside from the reverse of the signature on the front

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1854 
ND (1854-1859)  Incomplete date; remainder

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