5 Dollars, Silver Certificate, United States, 1886

5 Dollars, Silver Certificate, United States, 1886

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One (1) 5 dollar note
United States, 1886
Obverse Image: Portrait of Ulysses S. Grant.
Obverse Text: THIS CERTIFIES THAT THERE HAVE BEEN DEPOSITED IN THE TREASURY OF THE UNITED STATES / FIVE SILVER DOLLARS / PAYABLE TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND / SILVER CERTIFICATE / ACT OF AUG. 4, 1886. / V / DEPARTMENT SERIES 1886. / WASHINGTON, D.C. / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / B31807386
Reverse Image: Five (5) dollar coins, one (1) showing the obverse with Liberty and four (4) showing the reverse with a heraldic eagle.
Reverse Text: FIVE DOLLARS / SILVER CERTIFICATE / UNITED STATES / E PLURIBUS UNUM / 1886 / LIBERTY / THIS CERTIFICATE IS RECEIVABLE FOR CUSTOMS TAXES AND ALL PUBLIC DUES, AND WHEN SO RECEIVED MAY BE REISSUED. / ENGRAVED AND PRINTED AT THE BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1886
maker
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.85 cm x 19.05 cm x.01 cm; 3 3/32 in x 7 1/2 in x in
ID Number
NU.78.5.585
catalog number
1978.0941.0585
accession number
1978.0941
serial number
B31807386
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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National Museum of American History
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