2 Dollars, Silver Certificate, United States, 1899

2 Dollars, Silver Certificate, United States, 1899

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One (1) 2 dollar note
United States, 1899
Obverse Image: Portrait of George Washington flanked by figures of Mechanics and Agriculture.
Obverse Text: 2 / SILVER CERTIFICATE / THIS CERTIFIES THAT THERE HAVE BEEN DEPOSITED IN THE TREASURY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TWO SILVER DOLLARS PAYABLE TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND. / WASHINGTON, D.C. / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / D45684458 / SERIES OF 1899. / ACT OF AUG. 4, 1886. / B 1073 / THESAUR AMER SEPTENT SIGIL
Reverse Image: Decorative border.
Reverse Text: 2 / SILVER CERTIFICATE / TWO DOLLARS / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / THIS CERTIFICATE IS RECEIVABLE FOR CUSTOMS, TAXES AND ALL PUBLIC DUES, AND WHEN SO RECEIVED MAY BE REISSUED.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1899
depicted
Washington, George
maker
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States
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
ID Number
NU.78.5.580
catalog number
78.5.580
accession number
1978.0941
serial number
D45684458
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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