20 Dollars, Treasury Note, United States, 1890

20 Dollars, Treasury Note, United States, 1890

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One (1) 20 dollar note
United States, 1890
Obverse Image: Bust of John Marshall.
Obverse Text : 20 / LEGAL TENDER ACT JULY 14, 1890. / A571191* / SERIES OF 1890. / THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WILL PAY TWENTY DOLLARS IN COIN. / WASHINGTON, D.C. / THESAUR* / AMER* / SEPTENT* / SIGIL. / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / TREASURY NOTE / MARSHALL / BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING.
Reverse Image: Ornate designs in green ink.
Reverse Text: 20 / XX / TWENTY / US / DOLLARS / BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING. / 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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1890
depicted
Marshall, John
maker
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States
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
ID Number
NU.78.5.046
catalog number
78.5.046
accession number
1978.0941
serial number
A571191*
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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