We are pleased to offer for sale this Two Dollar Bill Red Seal Series
1928 US Currency Good or Better. These Red Seal Two Dollar Bills are
nice original bills which grade good or
better. These Red Seal Two Dollar Bills
are US Legal Tender Notes that circulated at the same time as Silver
Certificates. These notes are Series 1928 (random pick our
choice 1928, 1928-A through G). Each
bill comes in a currency sleeve for protection. These Red Seal Two Dollar Bills will
make a nice addition to any currency collection!
Information on these Red
Seal Series 1928 Two
In 1929 all US Currency was
changed to its current modern size. The $2 bill was kept only
as a United States Legal Tender Note. The obverse features a
cropped version of Thomas Jefferson's portrait that was previously
featured on $2 bills. The reverse of the bill depicts
Monticello, the Jefferson's home. The note's seal and serial numbers
printed in red. The series 1928 bill can be differentiated
from future series by the placement of the treasury seal on the left of
the obverse of the note, super-imposed by the legal tender obligation.
Also, on the right of the obverse "TWO" is printed
in large gray letters. (In future series the seal is
super-imposed over "TWO" on the right side of the note.)
is a Red Seal Note?
Red Seal Notes
are United States Currency known as either United States
Notes or Legal Tender Notes. Legal Tender Notes
are the longest lived of all U.S. Currency, first authorized
in the Act of Congress of May 3, 1878 and issued through 1971.
Large-size Legal Tender Notes were
issued only through 1929, after which the currency changed to the
size" notes still used today.
All Small-size Legal Tender Notes have red seals, and
they are referred to as Red
Seal Notes or
Red Seal Bills. Red Seal
been issued in $1, $2, $5, and $100 denominations. The Mint
also printed but
did not issue $10 and $20 denominations.
Only one issue of the $1 Red
Seal Note was printed, the series 1928. The $2 Red Seal Notes were
printed in multiple series: 1928, 1928 A through G, 1953,
1953 A through C, 1963, and 1963 A. $5 Red Seal Notes were
also printed in multiple series: 1928, 1928 A through F, 1953, 1953 A
through C, and 1963. The $100 Red
Seal Notes were
printed in series 1966 and 1966 A.
out all of our Red