CT-52.

$3

Stonington Bank

July 4, 1857

Unique
PMG Fine 12
This whaling vignetted type is unique and is the only example out there. Top center within frame lines, over Gothic title and obligations, scene of early shore whaling with six men in whaleboat, spouting whale to the right, and ship. Flanking oval counters with 3s. Ornate end panels. Left end, CONNECTICUT with corner counter 3s. Right end, three oval counters with 3s in corners, center THREE. Fully signed and issued.
From The LII Collection