2 Dollars, Silver Certificate, United States, 1891

Description (Brief):

One (1) 2 dollar note

Description (Brief)

United States, 1891

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Portrait of William Windom.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 2 / TWO DOLLARS / SILVER CERTIFICATE / ACT OF AUGUST 4, 1886. / SERIES, 1891. / THIS CERTIFIES THAT THERE HAVE BEEN DEPOSITED IN THE TREASURY OF THE UNITED STATES TWO SILVER DOLLARS PAYABLE TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND / WASHINGTON, D.C. / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / E40 / D1 / THESAUR AMER SEPTENT SIGIL / BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING. / WILLIAM WINDOM.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Intricate designs.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 2 / TWO DOLLARS / UNITED STATES / SILVER CERTIFICATE / THIS CERTIFICATE IS RECEIVABLE FOR CUSTOMS, TAXES, AND ALL PUBLIC DUES, AND WHEN SO RECEIVED MAY BE REISSUED / BUREAU ENGRAVING & PRINTING

Date Made: 1891

Depicted: Windom, WilliamMaker: 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.78.5.571Catalog Number: 78.5.571Accession Number: 1978.0941Serial Number: E40

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/ng49ca746b3-430a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1839818

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