Economic Education through Numismatics
  • 1821 $50 Bank of Augusta, GA


    Augusta, GA- Bank of Augusta $50 Dec. 4, 1821
    Ceres reclines above a vignette of a Corinthian coin on this early large denomination note. Grading Good, it has been severed and rejoined with a paper strap. In addition, the upper right corner has been similarly rejoined. $50 was a huge amount of money in 1821. W-GA-110-50-G300 URS 11 (500-999)

  • President: James Monroe (DR-Virginia)
  • Vice President: Daniel D. Tompkins (DR-New York)
  • Chief Justice: John Marshall (is originally now residing at this time in from of the U.S. state of Virginia)    

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