Large Size Legal Tenders $2 Fr-41 to Fr-60

United States Legal Tender (United States Notes) notes consisted of five issues:

  • The first issue of March 10, 1862, was issued in denominations of $5, $10, $20, $50, $100, $500 and $1,000. There are two seperate obligationson the reverse side of these notes.
  • The second issue, dated August 1, 1862, was confined to $1 and $2 notes, although the face design does indicate that a $3 denomination was planned, but not released.
  • The third issue, dated March 10, 1863, was printed in the same denominations as the first issue, but changes were made to the back design.
  • The fourth issue was printed under authority of the Congressional Act of March 3rd, 1863. These notes were issued from $1 to $10,000 denominations and included the of Series 1869, 1874, 1878, 1880, 1907, 1917 and 1923, with all except the 1869 notes carrying the designation "United States Note." The 1869 series was designated as "Treasury Note." The United States introduced paper with silk threads as a deterrent to counterfeiting with the Series 1869 notes.
  • The fifth issue was limited to the $10 denomination series of 1901. (The Bison Note). These notes were issued under the authority of the Legal Tender Acts of 1862 and 1863.

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Fr.-41 1862 $1 Legal Tender Ser. 4134542 PMG VF-20
This is a really cool no problem mid grade 1862 $2 Legal Tender with solid paper and a bold overprint. The red seal show plenty of color for the grade...
Added: 1/13/2011 Views: 3984 Price: SOLD

Fr.-41 1862 $2 Legal Tender Ser. 26084 PMG 45 EPQ
This is a real nice 1862 $2 Legal Tender in a PMG-45EPQ holder. The serial number is 26084 and it is totally original never doctored or cleaned or pre...
Added: 4/3/2015 Views: 3900 Price: SOLD

Fr.-41a 1862 $2 Legal Tender Ser. 51685 PMG AU-58
Here is a real super deal on a 1862 $2 Legal Tender or sometimes refered to as a FR.-41a. The serial number is 51685 and is in a PMG-58 holder. The le...
Added: 1/15/2011 Views: 3906 Price: SOLD

Fr.-41a 1862 $2 Legal Tender Ser. 56153 PMG-30 EPQ
This is a very nice and original 1862 $2 Legal Tender. The serial number is 56153 and it is in a PMG-VF30EPQ holder. It is very unusual for PMG to use...
Added: 4/3/2015 Views: 3901 Price: SOLD

Fr.-42 1869 $2 Legal Tender Rainbow Ser. U8267448 PCGS VF30 PPQ
I just picked up this nice PCGS-30PPQ 1869 $2 Legal Tender, commonly referred to as the Rainbow note because of its vivid colors. I like this note bec...
Added: 6/12/2013 Views: 3922 Price: SOLD

Fr.-42 1869 $2 Rainbow LT Rainbow Note. ser# U631242 PCGS-40 PPQ
This is one beautiful 1869 $2 Legal Tender. It is commonly referred to as the Rainbow note because of the beautiful multicolored spectrum of rainbow c...
Added: 5/9/2015 Views: 5309 Price: SOLD

Fr.-57 1917 $2 Legal Tender Ser (Inverted face error).Fine Plus
This is a very rare 1917 $2 Legal Tender (FR-57) with an Inverted Face. Any error on a large size $2 bill is very rare. Although circulated I do not s...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 3995 Price: SOLD

Fr.-58 1917 $2 Legal Tender PCGS-55 Serial # B5A
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 3920 Price: SOLD

Fr.-58* 1917 $2 Legal Tender Star Ser. # *1977750B
Here is a Fr.-58* or a 1917 $2 Legal Tender Star Note or commonly refered to as a Bracelet Note because of its back design. Thers are several pinhole...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 4106 Price: SOLD

Fr.-59* 1917 $2 Legal Tender Star Ser. # *2477106B F/VF
Here is a very collectible Fr-59* or a 1917 $2 Legal Tender star. It is commonly referred to as the bracelet note because of its back design. It is a ...
Added: 5/18/2010 Views: 4069 Price: SOLD

Fr.-60* $2 Legal Tender Star Ser. # *3552217B Raw
Here is a well circulated 1917 $2 Legal Tender star note. There are several pinholes and it is priced accordingly. Make me an offer I can not refuse. ...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 4050 Price: SOLD

Fr.-60* 1917 $2 Legal Tender Star Ser. # *3915968B Raw
This is a nice Fr.-60* or commomly refered as the Bracelet Note because of its back design. You don not find many two dollar large size star notes off...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 4053 Price: SOLD

Fr.-60* 1917 $2 Legal Tender Star Ser. # *3959870B VF-Raw
Here is a circulated example of the 1917 $2 legal tender that has not been graded. Although circulated I don't see any rips, tears or pinholes. The se...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 4043 Price: SOLD

Fr.-60* 1917 $2 Legal Tender Star Ser. # *3977221B Fine +
Here is a nice Fine plus $2 Legal Tender star commonly refered to as the bracelet note because of its back design. the serial number is *3977221B...
Added: 1/1/2010 Views: 4062 Price: SOLD

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