Gold Certificates (Large Size)
The United States Gold Certificate Notes are an extremely colorful and attractive series. While the front of these notes generally bears a portrait, the denomination and the Treasury Seals are printed in a nice gold color. The backs of these notes are printed in a brilliant and attractive golden orange color which was meant to symbolize the value of these gold coins backing these notes. These notes were issued between 1863 and 1922. These notes will add some great color to your Large Size paper money collection.
For your convenience, all notes are listed in Friedberg number order.
These Gold Certificates are not fiat currency like the paper money we use today. These notes were actually backed by gold coin, not just the government's pledge to redeem it. Gold Certificate.... Read More