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A simple message from the North indicating that the war should be ended so that trade with the South could be re-established. The Union was blockading most major ports in the South. The issue of slavery was a side note to most of the merchants that were losing money on a grand scale due to the war efforts.

Die F-259

Sailing Ship Design

Sinker : Unknown

Identifiers:

  • TRADE AND COMMERCE is legend
  • 3-masted sailing ship is device
  • 3 stars on either side of the ship
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
445  a R2 445 j R9

 

Die F-446

Sailing Ship Design

Sinker : Emil Sigel

Identifiers:

  • TRADE AND COMMERCE is legend
  • 3-masted sailing ship is device
  • 3 stars on either side of the ship
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 258  a1 R3  258  bo4  R9  258  e  R8
 258  a2 R9  258  bo5  R10  258  f  R8
 258  a3 R5  258  d6  R9  258  fo7  R8
 258  b2 R10  258  do  R9  258  fo8  R8

1 : 23mm planchet
2 : 19mm planchet
3 : 26mm planchet
4 : Over Miller NY 1065
5 : Over Miller PA 196
6 : 20mm planchet
7 : Over US quarter
8 : Over English shilling

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