Farmers Bank of North Carolina $8.00 Note

Price: $750.00
Mount Vernon Member Price:$675.00
SKU 24583

This unusual bank note was issued in 1853 in the old coastal town of Elizabeth City, North Carolina. The note contains images of George Washington, a sailor, an Indian, and a startlingly realistic portrait of a child and dog. The perforations in the note were added to officially withdraw the money from circulation.

The Farmer's Bank Note is the first $8.00 bill offered for sale at Mount Vernon.
Only one available.

  • Approximately 7" x 3"
  • Comes in sturdy clear plastic sleeve
  • This is an original note, not a reproduction
  • Antique money is NON-RETURNABLE