Just 14 examples of this Friedberg number are known with three of those held in institutional collections. The portrait of Silas Wright is featured at left while a large die counter 50 is at right.Bold gold underprints compliment the uniquely styled brown serial numbers and brown scalloped Treasury Seal at bottom center. The design elements remain boldly inked and well detailed given the level of circulation.
PMG comments "Restoration" on the back of the holder. Stacks Bowers Galleries has been conducting live, Internet and specialized auctions of rare U.World, and Ancient Coins and Currency since 1933. Stack's Bowers Galleries is an Official Auctioneer for several important numismatic conventions, including American Numismatic Association events, the New York International Numismatic Convention, the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring, Summer and Winter Expos, and its April and August Hong Kong Auctions. 1189a 1882 $50 Gold Certificate PMG Choice Fine 15" is in sale since Monday, May 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Paper Money\ US\Large Size Notes\Gold Certificates". The seller is "stacksbowers" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.