1 Dollar, Silver Certificate, United States, 1886

1 Dollar, Silver Certificate, United States, 1886

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One (1) dollar note
United States, 1886
Obverse Image: Portrait of Martha Washington at left.
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.
Reverse Image: Ornate design.
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1886
depicted
Washington, Martha
maker
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States
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
ID Number
NU.78.5.549
catalog number
78.5.549
accession number
1978.0941
serial number
B55745598
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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Data Source
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