1 Dollar, Silver Certificate, United States, 1899

Description (Brief):

One (1) dollar note

Description (Brief)

United States, 1899

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Eagle with wings outstretched, holding an American flag. Small portraits of Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: THIS CERTIFIES THAT THERE HAS BEEN DEPOSITED IN THE TREASURY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ONE SILVER DOLLAR PAYABLE TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND / SILVER CERTIFICATE / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / THESAUR AMER SEPTENT SIGIL / ONE / 1 / LINCOLN / GRANT / SERIES OF 1899. / N21N / A926 / ACT OF AUG. 4, 1886.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Design in green ink.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: SILVER CERTIFICATE / ONE DOLLAR / ONE / 1 / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / THIS CERTIFICATE IS RECEIVABLE FOR CUSTOMS, TAXES, AND ALL PUBLIC DUES, AND WHEN SO RECEIVED MAY BE REISSUED.

Date Made: 1899

Maker: 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.78.5.560Catalog Number: 78.5.560Accession Number: 1978.0941Serial Number: N21N

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 cm x 19 cm x .01 cm; 3 5/32 in x 7 15/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-426c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1839807

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