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Private Bank Check

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: woodcut
Maker: Place made: United States, Massachusetts, New Bedford
Date made: 1850-1859
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 2 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in
Nomenclature: business
Classification: whales

Single blank check from the Cashier of the Marine Bank, New Bedford, MA. Text reads: " [blank] Dolls. [blank] Cts. New Bedford, [blank] 185[blank for year]" "CASHIER OF THE MARINE BANK," "Pay to [blank] or Bearer, [blank] Dollars." "No. [blank]" Whaling scene on left-hand margin.