Value of 1878 Two Dollar Bill

Value of Two Dollar Bill From Series of 1878


Year:  1878 Type:  Legal Tender / United States Note Denomination:  Two Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of two dollar bills from 1878 is based on their condition and serial number.
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Description:  The series of 1878 is just another two dollar legal tender note from the 1869 to 1917 period that get that gets very little attention.  Yes, these notes are common.  And yes, once again, 1878 twos do have a portrait of Thomas Jefferson.  However, there is a rare variety to this series, as described in the variety section.

(1878 two dollar bills always have red seals and serial numbers)

Variations:  If there was a cherry pickers guide for currency, this issue would be in it.  The series of 1878 two dollar bill is the only denomination from the 1878 series for which there are two different signature combinations.  Both notes have the same design.  However, some were signed by Allison and Gilfillian and some were signed by Scofield and Gilfillian.  The Scofield and Gilfillian signature combination is rare.

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Inscriptions:  Act of March 3rd 1863  –  Engraved & Printed at the Bureau Engraving & Printing  –  Patented July 24th 1866  –  C.W. Casilear’s Patent Nov. 24 1868  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  This Note Is A Legal Tender For Two Dollars  –  Series of 1878  –  The United States Will Pay To Bearer Two Dollars Washington D.C.  –  United States Note  –  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  –  Columbian Bank Note Co.  –  Printed at the Bureau, Engraving & Printing, Treasury Dep!  –  United States of America  –  This Note is a Legal Tender at its face value for all debts public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt.  Counterfeiting or altering this note or passing any counterfeit or alteration of it, or having in possession any false or counterfeit plate or impression of it, or any paper made in imitation of the paper on which it is printed is felony, and is punishable by $5,000 fine, or 15 years imprisonment at hard labor or both.