Value of Series of 1882 Five Dollar Bill

Value of Five Dollar Bills from the Series of 1882


Year:  1882 (1882-1901) Type:  National Currency Denomination:  Five Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of 1882 $5 bills is based on their condition, serial number, and bank of issue.
We purchase all series of 1882 $5 bills.  Send us an email to tell us what you have  We will respond quickly with our opinion and offer.
Description:  There are a few consistencies with series of 1882 five dollar bills.  All of the bills features a portrait of a bearded James Garfield.  All notes have a brown seal.  All 1882 $5 bills also have a brown back with a number.

The things that change between bills are the bank of issue, the charter number, the serial number below James Garfield, and the condition of each bill is different.

Series of 1882 five dollar bills are very easy for us to evaluate, but they are almost impossible to help a reader evaluate.  You really just have to contact us about what you have.  Your 1882 $5 could be worth $200 or it could be worth thousands of dollars, it is all about the bank of issue, serial number, and condition.

Variations:  There are thousands of different varieties of 1882 five dollar bills if you factor in bank differences.  However, a very small percentage of people collect 1882 five dollar bills by signature combination.  All you need to know is that anything signed by Treat is rare.  Otherwise the government signatures do not matter at all.

It is still all about bank rarity.  Just because your note isn’t signed by Treat, does not mean that what you have is common.  Your note could still be very rare.  So please tell us what you have before you discount it.

Inscriptions:  National Currency  –  Secured By United States Bonds Deposited With The Treasurer of the United States  –  Series of 1882  –  Will Pay The Bearer on Demand Five Dollars  –  Register of the Treasury  –  Treasurer of the United States  –  This Note is receivable at par in all parts of the United States in payment of all taxes and excises and all other dues to the United States except duties on imports and also for all salaries and other debts and demands owing by the United States to Individuals Corporations & associations within the United States except Interest on Public Debt  –  Every person making or engraving or aiding to make or engrave, or passing or attempting to pass any imitation or alteration of this note and every person having in possession a plate of impression made in imitation of it or any paper made in imitation of that on which this note is printed is by Act of Congress approved June 3rd 1864 guilty of felony and subject to a fine not exceeding one thousand dollars, or imprisonment not exceeding fifteen years or both.