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: 5 / SILVER CERTIFICATE / THIS CERTIFIES THAT THERE HAVE BEEN DEPOSITED IN THE TREASURY OF THE UNITED STATES FIVE SILVER DOLLARS PAYABLE TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND / ACT OF AUG. 4, 1886. / V / DEPARTMENT SERIES 1886. / WASHINGTON, D.C. / REGISTER OF THE TREASURY / TREASURER OF THE UNITED STATES / B311988734 / B 1968
Reverse Image: Five silver dollar coins and decorative border.
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
depicted
Grant, Ulysses S.
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.78.5.584
catalog number
78.5.584
accession number
1978.0941
serial number
B11988734
Credit Line
U. S. Department of the Treasury
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Data Source
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