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Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session II

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 10:00AM EST
  • Collection of Esther Shaver, Beaufort, SC
Lot 733

1872 Framed Confederate Money Titled 'Lost Cause'

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
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$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from the Collection of Esther Shaver, Beaufort, SC


1872 Framed Confederate Money Titled 'Lost Cause', titled at center with poem, including portraits of Lee, Davis, Jackson, Johnson and Beauregard,, with eight Confederate bills including 100, 20, 5, 1, 2, 10, 50 and 500, with Confederate crest and flag in color at center, with scrollwork and vignettes around border and in corners, matted and framed. Frame size: 29 1/4 in. x 35 1/4 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight, 19 1/2 in. x Width: 25 3/4 in.


Fair condition, multiple creases some with small associated tears, browning to upper right corner, damp-staining to center at top and bottom, bills stained, toning, not viewed out of frame.

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