Series 1891 $1000 Treasury Note

Value of One Thousand Dollar Treasury Note From Series of 1891


Year:  1891 Type:  Treasury Note / Coin Note Denomination:  One Thousand Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of $1000 1891 treasury notes is based on their condition
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Description:  This denomination of 1891 treasury note is a bit of an anomaly.  1890 and 1891 treasury notes were printed for most denominations.  Generally speaking the 1890 examples are much rarer than the 1891s.  However, that is not true here.  1891 $1000 treasury notes are about four times tougher rarer than the 1890s.  In fact it is rumored that the 1891 $1000 treasury note set the record (privately) for the highest price paid for a piece of United States currency, at 2.3 million dollars.

George Meade is shown on the left hand side the note.  There is a red seal and identical red serial numbers.  If you are lucky enough to own an 1891 $1000 treasury note.  Please tell us about it, we are buyers.



Variations:  1891 $1000 notes can be signed by Tillman and Morgan or Rosecrans and Nebeker.
Inscriptions:  Series of 1891  –  Legal Tender Act July 14 1890  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  Treasury Note  –  The United States Of America Will Pay To Bearer One Thousand Dollars In Coin Washington, D.C.  –  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  –  Meade  –  This Note Is A Legal Tender At Its Face Value In Payment of All Debts, Public and Private, Except When Otherwise Expressly Stipulated In The Contract.