||Little Rock, AR - Cincinnati & Little Rock Slate Co. $3 Dec. 1, 1854 Rothert 409-6. PCGS Extremely Fine 40 Apparent. This is a popular series and printed from fully engraved plates by Danforth, Wright & Co. A later series note from the issuer with a red target style back with a script THREE across. These notes could be paid on demand including at the "Office in New York." The central vignette shows cherubs hard at work with three of the basic machines: a lever, a wedge, and screw. Miners ply their trade at lower left, and a Native American mother holds her child at lower right. Grading notes "Minor Rust Stains," which are basically confined to the edges. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society, Heritage Auctions Internet Sale (5/2017).
(Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.) Realized $67.00.