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Title: Marine Bank (NY) bank note

Accession Number: 1999.128.3
Type: bank note proof
Maker: American Banknote Co.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: Circa 1890
Materials: paper
Description: Bank note proof; New York, NY, The Marine Bank, $1, Gem India Paper Proof on Card; a gem card proof from the Baldwin, Adams & Co. firm with styled paddle wheeler on the high seas and a portrait of Walter R. Jones at the lower left; The 'D' or bottom position of the four note proof sheet in which it once was part of; stamped by the American Banknote Company and has the usual four signature punch holes; text reads "Register/ THE MARINE BANK Will pay/ to the bearer One Dollar on demand/ NEW YORK".

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