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Kissi iron currency

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (26 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
ca. 1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.10.6.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd556348288-b368-454d-bac7-443a22b948ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.10.6.1

Kissi iron currency

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 x 1 3/4 in. (30.5 x 4.4 cm)
Type:
money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
ca. 1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.10.6.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd562ebdafb-13de-45d9-884b-5a7920fcb1b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.10.6.2

Kissi iron currency

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 1 1/4 in. (27.9 x 3.2 cm)
Type:
money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
ca. 1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.10.6.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a8c54317-1b73-4ee0-a611-f9300d4e7dce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.10.6.3

Kissi iron currency

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W: 16 x 1 1/2 in. (40.6 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
ca. 1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.10.6.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56f76210b-702d-42fa-a04b-63b719d5b9b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.10.6.4

Kissi iron currency

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 x 1 1/2 in. (30.5 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
ca. 1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.10.6.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a1c864bd-61a8-4ff6-9144-6a5a951f0532
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.10.6.5

Confederate States of America twenty dollar bill

Subject of:
Alexander H. Stephens, American, 1812 - 1883  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/16 × 7 3/16 in. (8.1 × 18.3 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53286b734-fa34-4f43-be17-9b13e0dc0752
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.11

Confederate States of America five dollar bill

Subject of:
Christopher G. Memminger, German American, 1803 - 1888  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (7.8 × 17.9 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55f4bedab-d9fd-490d-b528-8414088bcb50
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.14

Confederate States of America twenty dollar bill

Subject of:
Alexander H. Stephens, American, 1812 - 1883  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/4 × 7 1/4 in. (8.3 × 18.4 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5767ce59e-c79a-4474-85e2-e738099ff2c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.16

Confederate States of America five dollar bill

Subject of:
Christopher G. Memminger, German American, 1803 - 1888  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 × 7 in. (7.6 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd503c4418c-a8f4-4cf5-9b51-27333953670d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.24

Confederate States of America twenty dollar bill

Subject of:
Alexander H. Stephens, American, 1812 - 1883  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/8 × 7 1/16 in. (7.9 × 17.9 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.26
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5064d9474-106f-48bd-8c76-a1b5c3e0a38e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.26

Confederate States of America five dollar bill

Subject of:
Christopher G. Memminger, German American, 1803 - 1888  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 × 7 3/16 in. (7.8 × 18.3 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place depicted:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd556b21131-3966-4869-a226-007e6b7c4c04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.4

Confederate States of America five dollar bill

Subject of:
Christopher G. Memminger, German American, 1803 - 1888  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 × 7 5/16 in. (7.8 × 18.6 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5247d111e-1077-4c86-838a-d1c4584641b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.5

Confederate States of America five dollar bill

Subject of:
Christopher G. Memminger, German American, 1803 - 1888  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/8 × 7 3/16 in. (8 × 18.3 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd513c2a382-6a3f-454c-a584-71c203497833
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.6

Confederate States of America five dollar bill

Subject of:
Christopher G. Memminger, German American, 1803 - 1888  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/8 × 7 1/8 in. (7.9 × 18.1 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.9.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57c424881-aec6-4bc9-b913-91ad2c214c0d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.9

Barbados Pineapple Penny

Commissioned by:
Sir Philip Gibbes, British, 1731 - 1815  Search this
Designed by:
John Milton, British, 1759 - 1805  Search this
Owned by:
Avis Collins Robinson, American, born 1954  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 1/4 × 1/16 in. (3.2 × 0.2 cm)
Type:
money
coins
Place used:
Barbados, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
1788
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.17.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d6259747-426f-4117-be43-acf736037e3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.17.13
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String of beads

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
clay (ceramic) on string (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15 3/4 × 4 × 1/2 in. (40 × 10.2 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
beads
money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
1800-1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of William & Mattye Reed
Object number:
2014.182.60
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
William & Mattye Reed Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Adornment
Coins and Currency
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f53c3f9b-2e50-4795-962b-ae31320766ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.182.60

Collection of small amber beads

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
amber (fossil resin) , string (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3/4 × 5/8 × 5/8 in. (1.9 × 1.6 × 1.6 cm) individual beads
Type:
beads
money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
1800-1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of William & Mattye Reed
Object number:
2014.182.74
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
William & Mattye Reed Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Adornment
Coins and Currency
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d60a29d0-519c-4f20-9562-28fd7e3f2094
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.182.74

Manilla

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 3 1/4 × 1 in. (7.6 × 8.3 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
money
manillas
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number:
2014.312.40
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b1fcdfb9-a46e-4a68-be67-6d832c8722bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.40
Online Media:

Manilla

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
3 1/8 × 3 × 1 in. (7.9 × 7.6 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
money
manillas
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
ca. 18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number:
2014.312.41
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57e04d56f-768a-4077-8db6-846c8a338a56
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.41
Online Media:

Manilla

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
3 1/4 × 3 1/8 × 1 1/4 in. (8.3 × 7.9 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
money
manillas
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
ca. 18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number:
2014.312.42
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57021b88a-eaca-4017-8b2a-a763f91766d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.42
Online Media:

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