“Tobacco No. 1” Vignette Proof on india paper, American Bank Note Co.
“Tobacco No. 1” engraving proof on india paper dating back into the 1860s. Unkown artist and engraver. This vignette was originally produced for Bald, Cousland & Co. It saw use originally on the $5 Bank of the Commonwealth (Virginia) obsolete bank note. It was later used on US tax-paid revenues.
Note: this is an ORIGINAL nineteenth century proof; not a reproduction or contemporary print. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.