2 Dollars, Treasury Note, United States, 1890

Description (Brief):

One (1) 2 dollar note

Description (Brief)

United States, 1890

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Bust of General James McPherson.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: TWO / TREASURY NOTE / A806927* / 2 / THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WILL PAY TO BEARER TWO DOLLARS IN COIN. / C 1 / SERIES OF 1890 / WASHINGTON, D.C. / THESAUR * AMER * SEPTENT * SIGIL. / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / LEGAL TENDER ACT OF JULY 14, 1890. / BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING. / MCPHERSON

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Ornate designs in green ink.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 2 / TWO DOLLARS / THIS NOTE IS A LEGAL TENDER AT ITS FACE VALUE IN PAYMENT OF ALL DEBTS, PUBLIC AND PRIVATE, EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY STIPULATED IN THE CONTRACT. / BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING.

Date Made: 1890

Depicted: McPherson, James BirdseyeMaker: Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesAssociated Place: United States

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Credit Line: U.S. Department of the Treasury

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.78.5.024Catalog Number: 78.5.024Accession Number: 1978.0941Serial Number: A806927*

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.9 cm x 19 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/8 in x 7 15/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-097d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1839362

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