1863 CSA Bond - passed down by family
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Today I aquired a framed 1863 CSA $1000 6% bond w/ 7 coupons attached out of 8. A distant family member on my mother's side must have used the first coupon (10/1/64) before things came to an end for the CSA in 1865. The bond is #2233 and signed by the Register for the Treasury and two others.

 

 

Can anyone tell me anything more about this? Grading? Value? Poor framing on the framer about 30 years ago - it looks like they mounted it in the four corners. I would like to get it out of the frame and in to some sort of sealed protection for years to come.

 

 

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Well there is a Feb 17th 1864 $1000 bond with all the coupons on eBay right now with a Buy it Now of $249.

http://cgi.ebay.com/RARE-Full-sheet-Feb-17-1964-Confederate-6-bonds_W0QQitemZ260357815111

 

There is a lot of 12 consecutive $1000 bonds for $2,995, that's $250 each. all coupons attached

 

There is another type of $1000 bond from 1863 at $295 All coupons attached

 

There is yet another type of 1863 $1000 bond with one coupon missing currently bid to $64

 

Another type $1000 bond with 4 of 24 coupons missing currently bid at $28

 

Found four consecutive numbered bonds of the same type as yours each missing one coupon Buy it Now for the four bonds is $995, once again $250 each.

 

There are several others.

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Thanks a bunch!

 

I need to check with PMG to see if they can seal it. The website says CSA notes -I guess that does not include bonds. It's worth a call even if doubtful - I just want to get the bond out of the frame. It's not something I want to put the wall.

 

 

 

 

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