1 Dollar, Silver Certificate, United States, 1886

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar note

Description (Brief)

United States, 1886

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Portrait of Martha Washington at left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 1 / ONE / SILVER CERTIFICATE / ENGRAVED AND PRINTED AT THE BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING. / THIS CERTIFIES THAT THERE HAS BEEN DEPOSITED IN THE TREASURY OF THE UNITED STATES ONE SILVER DOLLAR PAYABLE TO BEARER ON DEMAND. / WASHINGTON, D.C. / B55745598 / B / ACT OF AUGUST 4, 1886. DEPARTMENT SERIES 1886.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Ornate design.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 1 / ONE / UNITED STATES SILVER CERTIFICATE / THIS CERTIFICATE IS RECEIVABLE FOR CUSTOMS, TAXES AND ALL PUBLIC DUES, AND WHEN SO RECEIVED MAY BE REISSUED. / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING, WASHINGTON, D.C.

Date Made: 1886

Depicted: Washington, MarthaMaker: 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.78.5.549Catalog Number: 78.5.549Accession Number: 1978.0941Serial Number: B55745598

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 cm x 18.9 cm x .01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 7 7/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ba1e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1839797

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