August 15th 1864 $500 Bill Value

Value of Five Hundred Dollar Interest Bearing Treasury Note from 1864


Year:  1864 & 1865 Type:  Interest Bearing Treasury Note Denomination:  Five Hundred Dollar Bill
Value:  All interest bearing notes are rare.  The exact value is just based on the condition of each bill
We purchase all $500 interest bearing notes.  Send us an email to tell us what you have  We will respond quickly with our opinion and offer.
Description:  The $500 interest bearing note, as seen below, is extremely rare.  The were printed with dates of August 15th 1864 and July 15th 1865.  The 1864 issue is completely unique, and the only example from 1865 is a cancelled issue.  Amazingly, the 1864 example is actually in private hands.

The note itself shows a portrait of Alexander Hamilton.  George Washington is shown on the lower right hand side of the bill.  The left side has a vignette of a mortar.  If you have one of these notes, please contact us and tell us about it.  We are certainly interested buyers.

Varieties:  There are no varieties within each year issue.  However, the 1864 and 1865 do have a slightly different color scheme.
Some Inscriptions:  Treasury Department  –  Interest Ten Cents Per Day  –  Washington  –  August 15th 1864 / June 15th 1865  –  Three Years After Date The United States Promise To Pay To The Order Of Five Hundred Dollars  Payable Semi-Annually In Lawful Money  –  Register of the Treasury  –  Treasurer of The United States  –  Act of June 30th 1864