SPECIAL SERIES FIVE THOUSAND
LIMITED EDITION OF ONLY 5
Printed by the United States Treasury, Bureau of Engraving and printing, from the actual dies and plates, this rare collection of intaglio bank notes (printed on one side only, not legal tender) includes the following:
The back of a 1918 $5,000 Federal Reserve note, from the American Heritage Collection.
The back of an 1878 $500 Silver Certificate, issued in 1878 and 1880. Only 14 notes of this design No. 83 are known to exist. The miscellaneous die #2539 for this back was completed in March 1878.
The front of an 1878 $500 Silver Certificate, bearing the portrait of Charles Sumner, a fiery abolitionist and United States senator from Massachusetts in the mid – 19th century. This note carries the signatures of Scofield and Gilfillan.
The front of a 1907 $1,000 Gold Certificate, featuring a portrait of Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary War leader and first Secretary of the Treasury.
The back of a 1986 $10 United States Note. The central design features the allegorical vignette of “Progress” in the form of a woman, positioned between two columns forming an arch over her head.
The face of a 1901 $10 United States Note, known as the “Buffalo Bill,” with portraits of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, and the bison in the central design.
This rare collection is signed and numbered by Rare World Treasures (RWT).