$500 Notes

1928 and 1934 $500 and $1,000 FRN star notes were replacement notes that the BEP used to replace defective $500 and $1,000 Federal Reserve Notes. These star notes will have a star (*) at the end of the 8-digit serial number instead of a letter. The $500 and $1,000 bills were printed in series 1928, 1934 and 1934A. Star notes in this series are extremely rare and in some cases unique. As of Aug 2013, there are 186 $500 stars and 144 $1,000 stars known. Most collectors collect these types of star notes by series and districts. Jhon E Cash has the most extensive census ever assembled on these rare star notes. You will soon be able to download the census on this website. Jhon E Cash has a new book due out this year called, "The History and Census of the US $500 and $1,000 Star Notes". You will also be able to download the book ,from this site when completed.

1934 $500 stars with a 1 to 4 back plate number is a non star and plate numbers 5-12 are mule notes. On the 1934A $500 stars all of the are mules notes.

On the 1934 $1,000 stars 0 to 4 are non Mules with a 1934 front and a 1934 back plate. If the 1934 $1,000 star has a back plate number of 5 to 8 it is a mule with a 1934 front plate and a 1934A back plate.

On the 1934A $1,000 star it is the opposite. If the back plate is 1 to 4 it is a mule with a 1934A front plate and a 1934 plain back plate. If the back plate number is 5 to 8 then it is a non mule with a 1934A front and back plate.

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39 Notes Found

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Fr.-1132 1918 $500 FRN Kansas City (7 avail) Ser. # J4541A PMG VF-30
Talk about rare notes. This 1918 $500 Kansas City FRN has only 14 examples known to exist and there a total of only 7 available for collectors. THI...
Added: 3/30/2010 Views: 7636 Price: SOLD

Fr.-1217 1922 $500 Gold Certificate PMG F-15/PCGS-20 Serial # E54387
This is the famous and last year of the large size $500 Gold Certificates. The next series printed was the 1928 small size series. The one you are vie...
Added: 4/6/2010 Views: 768 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2200 1928 $500 Atlanta FRN Ser. F00018197A PMG-53 EPQ
This is a very nice 1928 Atlanta $500 FRN with the serial number of F00018197A and is in a PMG-AU 53EPQ holder. Atlanta is a very hard district for an...
Added: 4/3/2015 Views: 2429 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2200 1928 $500 Chicago FRN Ser. G00098624A XF
This is a very nice and problem free 1928 $500 FRN from the Chicago District. The serial number is G00098624A. As you view the large scans you will no...
Added: 10/4/2012 Views: 804 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201 1934 $500 Chicago FRN Ser. G00039829A PMG AU-53
This is a very nice 1934 $500 Chicago FRN with Serial number G00039829A and resides in a PMG AU-53holder. There are no rips, tears, pinholes or bank m...
Added: 4/30/2014 Views: 814 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201 1934 $500 Chicago FRN Ser. # G00051804A PCGS-64PPQ
This is a very special note. It is a Fr.-2201a-G or a 1934 $500 Chicago FRN in a PCGS-64PPQ holder. The serial number is G00051804A and has a light gr...
Added: 2/20/2016 Views: 316 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201 1934 $500 New York FRN (Dark Green Seal) Ser. B00246399A PMG-40EPQ
This is a very nice and original Fr.-2201 or a 1934 $500 FRN Dark Green Seal from the New York district, and the ser. is B00246399A. It resides in a P...
Added: 8/15/2014 Views: 1524 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201 1934 $500 New York FRN Ser. B00252409A EF+
This is a very nice 1934 $500 FRN from the New York district. The serial number is B00252409A. This is a sold VF note with no rips, tears, pinholes, b...
Added: 10/4/2012 Views: 652 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201a 1934 $500 Chicago FRN Ser. G00124122A PCGS-53 PPQ
This is a very nice example of a Fr.-2201a, a 1934 $500 Chicago FRN with Ser. G00124122A. It is in a PCGS AU-53 PPQ holder. This is one of the few PPQ...
Added: 8/15/2014 Views: 1555 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201B 1934 $500 FRN (LGS) New York Ser. # B00001111A EF
Check out this 1934 very unique 1934 $500 FRN from New York with a serial number of B00001111A. It is also Light Green Seal variety. If you like fancy...
Added: 4/1/2010 Views: 3671 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201B* 1934 $500 Star New York PMG VF-25 Serial # B00003412*
This 1934 $500 FRN Star is from the New York district. Of the 15 known, PMG has graded most of them in a VF or less grade. The serial number is B00003...
Added: 4/1/2010 Views: 894 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201C* 1934 $500 Star Philadelphia PMG AU-50 Serial # C00002556*
PMG POP 2/1 finer. This is the 2nd finest known of the 13 known 1934 $500 Philadelphia FRN Stars. The serial number is C00002556* and is graded as a P...
Added: 4/1/2010 Views: 517 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201F* 1934 $500 Star Atlanta PMG EF-40 FR # 2201 Serial # F00002405*
PMG POP 2/1 finer. This 1934 $500 FRN star is from the tougher Atlanta district. Of the 12 known, PMG has graded only one other in a higher grade. The...
Added: 5/18/2010 Views: 475 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2201G* 1934 $500 Star Chicago PMG EF-40 Serial # G00003791*
I bought this 1934 $500 Chicago star note in 2004. The serial number is G00003791* and is graded as a PMG VF-40. It is one of the best looking PMG EF-...
Added: 4/1/2010 Views: 677 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2202 1928 $500 San Francisco FRN Ser. L00034079A VF++
This is a very nice and problem free 1928 $500 FRN from the San Francisco District. The serial number is L00034079A. As you view the large scans you w...
Added: 10/4/2012 Views: 791 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2202 1934 $500 New York FRN Ser. B00333752A PMG 66EPQ
One of the finest known!!!!This fully margined and perfectly printed 1934A $500 FRN is the second of two in a consecutive pair of notes that are equal...
Added: 1/13/2011 Views: 6934 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2202 1934A $500 Chicago FRN Ser. G00242610A EF
This is a very nice and problem free 1934A $500 FRN from the Chicago District. The serial number is G00242610A. As you view the large scans you will n...
Added: 10/4/2012 Views: 694 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2202 1934A $500 Chicago FRN Ser. G00352512A PMG 65 EPQ
This is a very nice 1934A Chicago $500 FRN. The serial number is G00352512A and resides in a PMG GEM-65EPQ holder. 1934A $500 bills are more scarce th...
Added: 9/22/2014 Views: 3849 Price: SOLD

Fr.-2202 1934A $500 Chicago Ser. G00338365A PMG VF-35EPQ
Here is a very nice totally problem free 1934A $500 bill from the Chicago district. It has never been pressed or cleaned. It is housed in a PMG VF-35E...
Added: 5/19/2010 Views: 674 Price: SOLD

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