We are pleased to offer for sale this Ten Dollar Bill Silver
Certificate Series 1934 US Currency Good or Better.
Silver Certificates are
nice original bills which grade good or
better. These $10
were redeemable for silver dollars or silver bullion up until 1964.
These notes are Series 1934 (random pick our
choice 1934, 1934 A through D). Each
bill comes in a currency sleeve for protection.
make a nice addition to any currency collection!
Information on these Silver
Series 1934 Ten Dollar Bills:
In 1929 all US Currency was
changed to its current modern size. Series 1934 $10 Silver Certificates
were the first small size $10
Silver Certificates issued in large quantities (21,860,000
printed). There was a series 1933, however, it was a small
printing (552,000 printed for 1933 and 1933 A) and the bills are very
rare and not many survived. The obverse
cropped version of Alexander Hamilton's portrait. Hamilton
was the first U.S. Secretary of Treasury and one of two non-presidents
still featured on U.S. Currency today (Benjamin Franklin is the other).
of the bill features the US Treasury with a car parked out front
resembling a Model-T. The series 1934
bill can be differentiated
from future series by the blue numeral "10" on the left side of the
obverse. Future series changed the numeral "10" to a gray
is a Silver Certificate?
Certificates were United States Currency authorized in the Act
of Congress of February 28, 1878 and issued through 1964.
Large size Silver
issued through 1923 and then the currency
changed to the small or modern size we use today.
Certificates all have distinguishing blue seals. Silver Certificates could
be exchanged for silver dollars or silver bullion. The
Silver Law of 1963 changed this, discontinuing redemption for silver
dollars in 1964; then silver bullion in 1968 (based on silver price of
$1.29 per ounce). Small size
Silver Certificates have
been issued in $1, $5, and $10 denominations.
Small size $1 Silver
Certificates were printed in multiple series: 1928, 1928 A
through E, 1934, 1935, 1935 A through H, 1957, 1957 A and B.
also printed in multiple series: 1934, 1934 A through D, 1953, 1953 A
through C. $10 Silver
Certificates were printed in multiple series as well:
1933, 1933 A, 1934, 1934 A through D, 1953, 1953 A and B.
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