September 2nd, 1861 Richmond $50 Confederate Train Bill Value
Description: The $50 confederate notes from September 2nd 1861 are unique because of the red/orange overprint at the bottom of every bill. If you have one of these notes and it doesn’t look like the picture above, it could be fake. These fifty dollar bills all have a beautiful steam engine train banking a bend at the top center. On either side you’ll see women standing, to the right is a woman half-clothed holding a balance scale while leaning on a sword. To the left is a woman holding an anchor. We’re strong buyers of this type of confederate paper money, contact us today.
Value: The value of most fifty dollar confederate bills is based upon serial number and condition. Unless in very high grade, these bills won’t be worth very much money. Most will be worth $1,250 but we’ve paid over $2,500 for pristine notes.
Text: $50 – Fundable in eight percent stock or bonds of Confederate States of America – Six months after ratification of a treaty of peace between the Confederate states and the United States the Confederate states of America will pay Fifty Dollars to bearer – Orange Ink – Richmond September 2nd 1861 – Receivable in payment of all dues except export duties – Fundable in eight per cent stock or bonds of Confederate States of America – Southern bank note company – for Register – for Treasurer – 50 – Fifty