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1928 $2 Legal Tender Notes (Very Fine+)

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The United States Note is one of the most prominent forms of historic US paper money. Introduced in 1862, the US Note is one of the oldest forms of paper money in US history and also the longest-used form as of 2021. The United States Note was initially released in a large-sized format from 1862 to 1927, and in a modern small-sized format from 1928 to 1971. Today, 1928 $2 Legal Tender Notes are available to you online at Silver.com.

Note Highlights:

  • Available to ship to you inside plastic currency sleeves!
  • First release of small-sized United States Notes!
  • First redesign of the US Note in decades!
  • Very Fine+ notes!
  • The face value of $2 (USD) is fully backed by the US government.
  • On the obverse of the note is President Thomas Jefferson.
  • The reverse side of the note features the exterior façade of Monticello.
  • Please keep in mind the series subset and signature combinations on the notes can match when you buy multiples.

The first major form of paper currency issued by the federal government was the Demand Note of 1861. The notes were issued by the federal government to help fund the Union Army at the outset of the US Civil War. In 1862, the United States Note made its debut as the second-ever form of major paper currency. As of 2021, the 109-year history of circulation for the US Note remains the longest in American history. The modern Federal Reserve Note will not surpass the US Note in circulation until 2024.

All of these 1928 $2 Legal Tender Notes are available to you with plastic currency sleeves. The notes listed here are Very Fine+ notes. A note in this condition has only light signs of handling in circulation with the potential for light soiling. Most notes in this condition have between seven and 10 fold lines.

Series of 1928 Legal Tender Notes were issued with eight varieties. This included the first Series of 1928 note, as well as those with the letters A, B, C, D, E, F, and G attached to the date. You can find this information on the obverse of the note in the lower-left. There is a printed notation of SERIES OF 1928, with the appropriate letters attached to identify a specific series. Additionally, these notes have the signatures of the Treasurer of the United States and the Secretary of the Treasury. Please keep in mind that buying multiples can result in receiving notes with the same series subset and signature combinations.

On the obverse of 1928 $2 Legal Tender Notes is a portrait of President Thomas Jefferson. The 3rd President of the United States of America, Jefferson was responsible for doubling the size of the nation with the Louisiana Purchase. The reverse side of the 1928 $2 Legal Tender Note features a depiction of his home at Monticello.

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Additional information

Weight 1.00000 oz

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Mint Mark:  Not Shown

Condition:  Very Fine+

Face Value:  $2 USD

Country:  United States

Edge Design:  Smooth

Packaging Type: Archival Quality Currency Sleeve

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