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Coin and Paper Money Collecting/Questions Answered by Expert Greg Davis

SubjectDate Asked
Miscut $1 Bill12/3/2016
  Q: Was this likely a miscut made by an individual who purchased an entire sheet for use in magic tricks ...
  A: This note came from a sheet that was sold at the BEP. It's a fake error... they cut it to make it ...
Number of $1.00 bills7/31/2016
  Q: Mr. Davis Thank you for your time this website is great. I have several A$1.00 U.S. bills with ...
  A: This note is worth about 200. It's called an inverted third printing (Serials and Seal) Please let ...
Japanese internment camp money5/6/2016
  Q: I have some paper money a WWII vet gave me that he said was printed by the U.S. govt for use in the ...
  A: Well, the history is just that... the Japanese gov't printed this money to circulate in prison camps ...
Error notes1/10/2016
  Q: I have 2 error notes that I am trying to identify value for, and would appreciate your expertise. ...
  A: I only got pictures for the $5.00 note. Can you resend the pictures for the $50? Errors are visual ...
blue serial number 1935 and 1954 dollar11/28/2015
  Q: What is the value of a one dollar bill with blue serial numbers and seal, from the year 1935 and ...
  A: 99.99% of the time generic $1.00 notes from 1935 and 1957 are worth about 1.50 to 2.00 in circulated ...
one dollar bill10/11/2015
  Q: Just wanted if my bill is worth anything.. sent attachment.
  A: This is called a Gutter fold error and they have value. I would expect your note to bring 40 to 60 ...
Smear Prinedt Dollor Bill "rear"10/10/2015
  Q: How much would you think this would be worth in value
  A: This is a pretty cool error! The is what they would call a Major Flooded pattern and it's not ...
2006 (five dollar note blue seal and serial numbers)9/28/2015
  Q: I stumbled on a five dollar bill (see attached) that has a blue seal and blue serial numbers. I ...
  A: This note left the BEP colored correctly and has either been chemically altered or left in the sun ...
UNCUT SHEET 32 $1 DOLLAR BILLS9/7/2013
  Q: SERIES 1981 FROM RICHMOND ,VA. THE SEALS ARE GREEN AND THE SERIAL #', ARE :EE...THE SHEET IS ...
  A: There really is no good way to smooth out a sheet. Sometimes people press notes in a book press but ...
bank note7/11/2013
  Q: I have a bank note for five dollars from the first national bank of amherst massachusetts, series ...
  A: Depending on the exact condition the note is worth between $65 and $150. The last example I know of ...
$100 Federal Reserve Notes from the 50's7/10/2013
  Q: I am wanting to sell off most of the paper money I have from my collection that I got over the years ...
  A: It appears the best notes are the ones you pictured. I don't think the other notes would command a ...
1934a $10 light green seal san francisco7/1/2013
  Q: I recently received a 1934a $10 I bought from ebay and it seems a little off. The margins on the ...
  A: Your note is certainly worth the $10.00 face value. The fact that the note seems bigger isn't much ...
1996 100.00 bill6/14/2013
  Q: I have recieved a 100.00 bill from the bank and the front is not aliened correctly. It touches the ...
  A: Your note is border line an error... in order for a note like this to be worth something the design ...
Bank of England bank note5/10/2013
  Q: I just wondered if you would have any idea about this note. It is from Bank of England, 1943 five ...
  A: This is what we would call a Short Snorter in America. They were signed by service men and used in ...
Off-center 20 dollar bill4/27/2013
  Q: I've researched misprints a little bit, and basically for currency to be worth hundreds of dollars ...
  A: In order for the note to have value as an offset the shift has to be pretty dramatic. Minor ...
legality if bringing or mailing into USA/Canada novelty printed banknotes4/18/2013
  Q: In Cambodia, at Khmer New Year, people purchase wads of US 100 fascimile Federal Reserve banknotes ...
  A: The US government doesn't care whether fraud is the intention or not... If you have reasonable ...
i have a 1988 series a dollar bill4/12/2013
  Q: i have a one dollar bill made in 1988 series a i looked it up and it said it was worth 12 grand but ...
  A: The notes from 1988 were called web press notes and some people collect them...but I can't see how ...
US dollar bill hoax or error?4/8/2013
  Q: I have a 1985 US dollar bill with one of the digits in the serial number missing on both lines. I ...
  A: Yes, people can remove letters and they are sometimes sold on eBay as errors but many of them ...
1976 2dollar bicentineal4/2/2013
  Q: I have (3) 2 dollar bicentennial 1976 first day issue, stamped with a 10 cent stamp instead of 13 ...
  A: These notes are called Postal cancels and they do bring a premium over face value. How much depends ...
missprint 100 dollar bill3/29/2013
  Q: I have a bill that is darker inked on the right side.The darker ink has many tiny dots throughout as ...
  A: It's very hard to tell without seeing a picture. Error notes are very visual in nature so I need to ...
how much3/16/2013
  Q: how much is a green stamp $2 worth
  A: Without knowing what year it's hard to say... but it's almost 100% sure that the note is a spender. ...
one dollar bill from dallas fed. bank. after JFK's assination i thought the K FOR DALLAS had some meaning on the bill referring to 10 to 20 facts about the president. I can't seem to find anything about this. Can you shed some lite mon this, or is my memo3/16/2013
  Q: Have you ever heard about this?
  A: The K in Dallas refers to the Federal district. It was the 11th district and was given the letter K ...
Odd bill3/15/2013
  Q: Does my 2001 series 20 dollar bill hold any value or significance I was looking at it and the date ...
  A: I would have to see the note to be sure but what you are describing doesn't sound like an error but ...
another Strange $5.00 bill & Silver Certificates3/12/2013
  Q: What are these (4) $1.00 Silver Certificates ( two of them are 1957 Series,and two of them are 1957 ...
  A: 1957 silver certificate notes are generally worth about 1.50 to 2.00 each. I am not sure what you ...
Error on note2/19/2013
  Q: Does this $20.00 error bill have any value?
  A: I haven't seen an error of this type where the ink appears to be black... but it is possible. If I ...
$10 note1/26/2013
  Q: I have a $10 note from the 1928 series from St. Louis. It has an "8" in the seal instead of a ...
  A: This is a 1928 $10.00. These are collectible because of the numbered seal on the front left. The 8 ...
paper money1/24/2013
  Q: my son found 2 $10.00 dollar bills from 1934 and he wanted to know how much is worth there are in a ...
  A: Circulated Federal Reserve notes from 1934 aren't really worth more than face value unless they are ...
$20 bill 19341/24/2013
  Q: 1934 Ser# K12619901A Secretary Henry Morgenthau, Jr. Treasurer William Alexander Julian 11 in each ...
  A: Sadly, circulated Federal Reserve notes from 1934 aren't really worth more than face value unless ...
Ten dollars in gold coin bill1/14/2013
  Q: Is this worn, 1922 series, K58344087 bill worth more than face value? Please give a brief history ...
  A: Yes, this note is worth more than face value. It's worth between $50 and $500 depending on the ...
U.S. $10.00 bill1/10/2013
  Q: Can you tell me when the first Series 1934A $10.00 Bill was issued. This bill has Julian as the ...
  A: I am not sure when exactly the 1934A notes were first released into circulation but it wasn't long ...
misprinted 1993 1 dollar bill1/7/2013
  Q: i have a 1993 mint one dollar bill with the front of a bill printed on the reverse and was wondering ...
  A: This is call an ink transfer error and it's got a value... I would estimate 30.00 to 50.00. The ...
$2 1963 series a star note12/31/2012
  Q: Can you give me an idea of the value of my $2 1963a star note? It has been circulated but has only ...
  A: It depends on the condition but if it's circulated it's likely less than $10.00. The best place to ...
sequential bills12/16/2012
  Q: I have several $1 and$10 bills in sequential order in mint condition and stored safely to keep them ...
  A: If they are modern, meaning after 1957 there is really no point keeping them. Modern notes are ...
2009 ten dollar bill misscut12/15/2012
  Q: i recieved a2009 ten dollar bill it appears that it might be a misscut on the end part of the margin ...
  A: The best way to know if a note is worth something is to sell it on eBay... if it brings a premium ...
1837 gov of texas 10$ note12/6/2012
  Q: what kind of paper were these printed on ? we had a local show look at it and they said it was fake ...
  A: If the note is on paper that is liek tracing paper and fragile then it's real... if it's on a faux ...
confederate money12/4/2012
  Q: what can you tell me about this? are they worth anything?
  A: The $2.00 note seems to sell for between $30 and $150 at auction. Your note has some condition ...
$20 serial numbers12/3/2012
  Q: I HAVE A $20 BILL WITH ONLY 2 NUMBERS IN SERIAL NUMBER 41411144 IS THIS WORTH MORE?
  A: This kind of note is called a binary by some although purists will say a true binary needs to be 1's ...
1935 treasury note blue seal with a red s11/30/2012
  Q: what is it worth? and how much is $2.00 bills worth what is the criteria for value
  A: You have a 1935 Silver certificate with an S on it... these were experimental notes that were used ...
ink smears on a $100 bill and a $1 bill11/5/2012
  Q: On the $100 bill it appears that the used to much inkthe writting is blotched also smearsand its ...
  A: Sounds like an error note for sure. Because error notes are visual it's hard for me to put a value ...
paper money from 195011/1/2012
  Q: have bunch of 1950 twenties some are series A,B C and D.. have 5 twenties C series, 4 twenties B ...
  A: Circulated Federal Reserve Notes from the 1950 or 1963 series are 99% spenders. That is, they have ...
paper money 1773 to 177710/30/2012
  Q: some are shillings andsome are dollars.printed in new york pennsuvania maryland . what is possible ...
  A: It depends on the note... a major factor is whether they are reproductions or not. Can you send ...
1950 Five dollar bill10/29/2012
  Q: I recently was given a 1950 Five dollar bill, and I was curious about how much you would think the ...
  A: Generally a note from 1950 would have to be uncirculated to have any real value but your note might ...
1934 10 dollar bill10/23/2012
  Q: how much are they worth
  A: Generally notes from 1934 aren't worth anything unless they have a blue or yellow seal color... or ...
One Dollar Silver Certificate10/20/2012
  Q: Attached are a couple images of a silver certificate my father picked up while in the military on ...
  A: Interesting note. It's obviously missing the third printing which would have put serial numbers and ...
1 US Dollar Note 1981-I Error10/15/2012
  Q: Sir, I recently obtained this 1981-I $1 note, which I believe to be genuine, with what I think is ...
  A: This is a nice note... Doubled face printings aren't common to say the least. I would estimate the ...
Value of US bill10/8/2012
  Q: I have a misaligned $100 US bill that is misaligned on the front. What is the blue of this bill if ...
  A: It depends on how sever the misalignment is. It needs to be such that there are no borders before ...
red ink 1953 a series two dollar bill9/28/2012
  Q: :) my mom recently passed away from cancer @ left me her childhood bible. while reading it i found a ...
  A: Sadly, a 1953 $2.00 note isn't worth more than 3.00 in circulated condition. I think you should ...
Bill Printed Wrong9/22/2012
  Q: I have a 20 dollar bill that was printed wrong, it has a partial print of a 50 dollar bill on the ...
  A: Yes, this is an interesting error... but I don't think it's a $50 on that print... I think that is ...
1953 red ink $5 bill9/12/2012
  Q: I have a US series 1953 A red ink $5 bill that is printed off-center both front and back (the front ...
  A: In order for a note to be considered an error for of centeredness it needs to be missing a border on ...
Paper money preservation9/2/2012
  Q: Is it a good idea to laminate paper money in mylar plastic that is not self-adhesive for ...
  A: Please don't laminate any currency... it will destroy the value. There are mylar currency holders ...
1935 silver certificate dollar8/30/2012
  Q: i got a 1935 silver certificate dollar and the date on it is not next to the president like all the ...
  A: This is note a misprint... it's just how the 1935 notes were designed. The design changed after the ...
Misprint on twenty-dollar bill8/27/2012
  Q: Davis, I have a series 2004 A twenty-dollar bill that has been circulated, and has been folded, but ...
  A: This is not a misprint... This is a stamp that someone has applied to the bill after it left the ...
paper half dollar8/27/2012
  Q: I have come across what appears to be a paper half dollar in my Grandfather things that I inherited. ...
  A: Yes, the gov't made fractional currency. Most of it isn't worth a great deal but some can be... it ...
1864 Confederate note 5008/23/2012
  Q: I have a $500 1864 Confederate note. Pretty sure its fake but to be positive. The number is 16760. ...
  A: No, The fakes ones are worthless. The best way to tell they are fake is too carefully look at the ...
1969 Bill signed Treasurer and Secretary8/17/2012
  Q: "I have a 1969 dollar bill, in very good but not immaculate condition (it was folded in half at some ...
  A: I am not an expert in courtesy signatures but they rarely bring much when signed by a secretarty of ...
1950 miscut $20 Bill Value?8/7/2012
  Q: I saw you answer a similar question, but there was not a picture attached, so I have attached a ...
  A: Sadly this isn't considered an error. In order for the note to be an error and have value it would ...
2009 20 dollar star note8/5/2012
  Q: could you tell me if its worth getting looked at or possibly selling for more or just keeping. not a ...
  A: A note from 2009 will not be worth a premium even with a star on it. Modern star notes are printed ...
1800's Marine & Fire Bank Note7/21/2012
  Q: I've never come across one of these before acquiring this one, and in doing my research it appears ...
  A: R. I haven't seen that note before either and neither can I find any reference for it. I will ask ...
error stamped $1.00 bills7/18/2012
  Q: I have three mint condition double stamped $1.00 bills. They are 1995 and in sequence ( 712 ,716,720 ...
  A: These are called partial offset ink transfer errors. They have value but it's on the order of $20 ...
old twenty dollar bills7/18/2012
  Q: My husband came home from the bank yesterday with 10 $20 bills with the date 1974 and 4 $20 with the ...
  A: These generally don't have value apart from the face value. The exception might be if they had ...
1957A $1 Silver Certificates7/15/2012
  Q: I have a (bank) strapped group of 50 $1 Dollar Silver Certificates. The numbers are sequential and ...
  A: Half packs are pretty cool... can you send me images through my web site below. If I can see the ...
$2 series 1963A7/13/2012
  Q: I have uncirculated A16688263A-A16688289A are these still valuable? Heard a few yrs ago someone ...
  A: So you have a run of 25 $2.00 1963 Legal Tender red seals. It's a neat item. I have no way to ...
gutter folds7/12/2012
  Q: I know that gutter folds are common, but I have a $20 bill with a 1/2 inch gutter fold on back. ...
  A: This is worth more than $20.00 for sure. How much more I am not sure without seeing the note. You ...
Misprinted 1981 One Dollar Bill7/2/2012
  Q: What is the value of a misprinted One dollar bill made in 1981. The front of the bill has the bottom ...
  A: This is not a real error. This is a sheet of notes the BEP sold that someone has cut to make it ...
Bank issued commemorative money7/1/2012
  Q: I have bank issued money from national state bank in Elizabeth, NJ. It commemorates the 13 original ...
  A: These items are collectible but the audience is thin. I have seen these popup on ebay from time to ...
ten dollar bill6/18/2012
  Q: I have a ten dollar bill without the face of the president printed. The oval is there as well as all ...
  A: Sounds like a strange error to me... but since errors are visual I would need to see a picture to ...
uncut 1$ bills...6/16/2012
  Q: I recently bought a set of uncut 1$ bills in a very beautiful portfolio from the World Reserve ...
  A: These notes are not likely to appreciate in my opinion because they are not rare notes. They never ...
Silver certs. w/o "In God We Trust"5/31/2012
  Q: i have three fair condition 1935G and one F one dollar certificates with the error on reverse. How ...
  A: The phrase “In God We Trust” was first printed on money in 1956. Due to the way currency was ...
$20 bill with asterisk on back5/26/2012
  Q: I have a 2004 $20 bill with an asterisk on the back (side with the building). The asterisk is on the ...
  A: The asterisk means the note is a replacement note. They would use these notes to replace regular ...
Web press one dollar bills5/25/2012
  Q: Greg, I have the listed web press one dollar bills. Could you tell me their approximate value and ...
  A: I see these notes get sold on eBay but generally in uncirculated condition. You might put them up ...
1950 $100 series B Washington, DC 55/20/2012
  Q: I was wondering the value of this bill. It's had slight circulation, which is how I obtained it 40 ...
  A: Federal Reserve notes from 1950 that have been circulated are actually not worth a premium unless ...
misprint one dollar bill 20035/19/2012
  Q: I have a one dollar bill dated 2003 that is double printed on the back. It has the front stamp and ...
  A: I would be happy to estimate this note for you but I need to see it to know what you have. Error ...
dollar bill5/18/2012
  Q: have bill that is tottaly blank on left side no numbers, stamp or signsture
  A: I would be happy to take a look at the note and give you my opinion but I really need to see a ...
One sided silver note error5/12/2012
  Q: Greetings I have an old 1935A $1 silver note, photo attached. The note is in poor overall ...
  A: It's hard to tell if this is a real error or the back was bleached off... If the note is real it's ...
Miscut dollar bills (Attached)5/8/2012
  Q: Are the attached consecutive miscut dollar bills at all rare or valuable?
  A: Those notes have no extra value because of the bad cut. The reason is that these notes were issued ...
miscut on a dollar5/2/2012
  Q: I have a dollar bill great condition 1995 want to see if it might be worth anything. on left bottom ...
  A: This is called a butterfly tab or attached tab error. They are worth between 75 and 500 or ...
paper money5/1/2012
  Q: i have a $1.00 bill whick on the back side the words"in GOD we trust"is not there. does this have ...
  A: The existence or absence of "In God We Trust" never adds or subtracts value for a note. The motto ...
1993 20 dollar bill with a star in the serial number4/29/2012
  Q: I noticed that I have an old 20 dollar bill where the ending letter in the serial number is replaced ...
  A: Star notes, also known as replacement notes do have value if they are old. Generally 1950's or ...
paper money4/26/2012
  Q: I have come across some bills that caught my attetions. Can you tell me if it is worth ...
  A: One rule of thumb is that any note that has a red or blue seal is worth a premium. So your 1934, ...
1934D $20 bill4/13/2012
  Q: I received this $20 bill in some change Series 1934D federal reserve note bank of Chicago Ill. and I ...
  A: If your note from 1934 has a star next to the serial number then it has value. If the note is just ...
discrepencies on paper money4/11/2012
  Q: I have a 1996 One Hundred Dollar Bill w/serial #AB09722250 * on it. Is there anything significant ...
  A: The star * indicates the note is a replacement. During the course of printing notes, if some notes ...
Misaligned $20 bill4/11/2012
  Q: I found a 2009 $20 bill with the front image of the bill printed almost all the way to the top of ...
  A: In order for the note to be an error it must be missing a border completely on one side.... if there ...
1985 $1 Bill misprint/cut4/9/2012
  Q: Pictures posted online of miscut dollar bills seem to always feature the face. I have a 1985 with ...
  A: If the front of this note is in normal register it's an error note for sure. I think the value won't ...
mixed notes4/4/2012
  Q: hi greg think i only sent you front view of pound note in last email sorry here is a pic of the back ...
  A: I am generally a US currency guy but the pound note with the butterfly error was too cool for me to ...
misprint on $1 bill4/4/2012
  Q: I have I dollar bill from 2009A series that was misprinted, in the seal around the A the words ...
  A: Errors are pretty visual in nature so I can't really be sure if what you have is an error without ...
missprinted £1 note4/2/2012
  Q: thank you diane
  A: I am not expert on world currency but I do have friends who will give me the straight story. Can ...
100 dollar bill4/2/2012
  Q: Do you know the value of a one hundred dollar bill with Dorothy Andrews Elston Treasurer series ...
  A: These notes are pretty to look at but they don't tend to bring a ton of money at auction. 1966a is ...
$20 dollar bill4/2/2012
  Q: I have a circulated $20 dollar bill that is printed off center on the front. I would like to know ...
  A: This note isn't off center enough to be considered an error note. Generally the design in the ...
1934b ten dollar bill misprint3/29/2012
  Q: My father recently gave me a 1934b ten dollar bill that he said he put away along time ago because ...
  A: The best error note reference is called "Paper Money Errors" by Fred Bart. You might not need a ...
Misprinted U.S, $1 Dollar Bill3/24/2012
  Q: I am looking for the value of a misprinted 1928 $1 Dollar Bill. The back of bill looks like monopoly ...
  A: Can you send me images of the note so I can see what you have there? The back of the 1928 series ...
error paper money3/22/2012
  Q: In 1977 I received change back from a store and in the change was a double sided $1 bill, series ...
  A: This is called an ink transfer error and everything you need to know about the note is in the name. ...
1863 confederate bill3/18/2012
  Q: i have a one dollar confederate bill dated 1863 the number on it is 1468 from richmond april 6th ...
  A: Confederate notes are generally worth between $20 and $50 but without seeing the note I can't be ...
Error currency3/17/2012
  Q: i'm curious about a fifty dollar bill i received from a banks ATM. The bill has no border at the ...
  A: Offet errors like this need to be pretty dramatic before they have much value. If there is no ...
dollar bill mis print3/11/2012
  Q: I have a dollar bill that has the mint stamp on the right side by the treasury seal and nothing on ...
  A: You might have an error note there... but I can't really be sure without seeing a scan. Error ...
U.S. Series of 1934 A $100 Bill, G06644015A3/10/2012
  Q: I came across a $100 bill today. It is a U.S.A. Series of 1934 A $100 Bill, serial number G06644015A ...
  A: Your note is from Chicago which is a large and common district. Also, sadly... 1934 Federal Reserve ...
one dollar bills3/7/2012
  Q: i have 3 one dollar bills that if you look at the front its fine but the back of the bills looks ...
  A: Without seeing the notes I can't really be sure what you have there. Error notes are visual in ...
1996 One hundred dollar bill3/6/2012
  Q: It passes all of the counterfeit tests and I don't believe it's fake. I researched it on the ...
  A: I haven't heard of a note like this before... Error notes are visual in nature so I can't be sure ...
paper currency3/1/2012
  Q: I have a 2 20 dollar bills, the first 20 is from 1934 with a green stamp,the serial num is ...
  A: Without stars next to the serial number notes from 1934 and 1950 generally aren't worth more than ...
one dollar bill2/29/2012
  Q: could you tell me if there is any value to this please?
  A: Your note is a Web Press note so there is a slight premium for those... If you search eBay for web ...
Misaligned currency2/26/2012
  Q: When I was in college I worked at the bank. In those days we counted every bill by hand and I noted ...
  A: It sounds like you might have a couple error notes there but I can't be sure without seeing ...
1928 $20 bill2/23/2012
  Q: I'm hoping you could help me get some info on a purchase i aquired about 5yrs ago. I paid $60.00 for ...
  A: Circulated series 1928B notes are generally not worth a more than about double face value and ...
double printed five dollar bill - U.S. currency2/22/2012
  Q: I have a 5 dollar bill that appears to have the back of a bill printed over the top of the bill. ...
  A: It certainly does... How much depends on how dramatic the error is. I believe you have an "ink ...
1976 postmarked 2 dollar bill2/20/2012
  Q: I have a 1976 2 dollar bill postmarked from Hobart IN on Apr 12, 1976. In all my research I can ...
  A: Interesting topic! These notes were generally brought to the post office and cancelled on April ...
1934 A one hundred dollar bill2/19/2012
  Q: We came across a 1934 A one hundred dollar bill. The serial number is B16527074A. It has a B in ...
  A: Sadly most notes from 1934 aren't valuable unless they have a star next to the serial number. ...
100 dollar bill 19292/13/2012
  Q: value of 100 doll bill 1929 The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Ohio signed by the governor it ...
  A: Sounds like an interesting note. I can't really give you the value without seeing a scan however. ...
$20 * 1963 bill2/13/2012
  Q: I have recently found a star $20 bill from 1963. I have read older blogs and noticed they were once ...
  A: There might be a small collector premium on the note but likely not. By the 60's they were printing ...
Mis-printed bill (?) value.2/12/2012
  Q: I have a 1950 twenty dollar bill that is printed off center. It says 'series 1950 D' on it. The left ...
  A: I really need to see the note to be sure because error notes are visual in nature. A rule of thumb ...
American Two Dollar Bill Uncirculated2/12/2012
  Q: Is there any value in a two dollar American bill in uncirculated condition?
  A: I am not sure what note you have there... if you have a red seal from 1928, 1953 or 1963 then yes, ...
1977 $20 bill2/11/2012
  Q: I have a 1977 $20 bill. W H Blumenthal secretary of the treasury. Azie Taylor Morton treasurer of ...
  A: 1977 notes aren't really old enough or rare enough to have a collector premium attached to them ...
error dollar2/10/2012
  Q: I found a dollar with the serial number smeared. Could you please tell me its approximate value? ...
  A: Sadly, I don't think this note rises to the level of an error. Generally the error needs to be more ...
$100?1/30/2012
  Q: I received a $100 bill,1950 series B,K02590944A. I would like to know if it's worth more than it's ...
  A: Sadly, most notes from 1950 have no collector value because they just aren't rare. There are some ...
1976 2 dollar bill with stamp and star. What is the price?1/29/2012
  Q: I have a 1976 great condition 2 dollar bill with apr 15 1976 OH ink stamp and a united states 13c ...
  A: You have what is called a postal cancel. The notese were brought into a post office and canceled by ...
2006 $20 bill IF59601824D1/28/2012
  Q: On the back of this bill, in the lower right corner, there is a small airplane printed left of the ...
  A: These stamps are put on after the note leaves the BEP. Notes are stamped by money changers and ...
Uncut sheets of $2 bills1/28/2012
  Q: Greg, I asked the following question of a listed expert who was authentic enough to admit that he ...
  A: Without seeing the sheet I can only assume they are generic 1976 FRN's. If the sheets have ...
OLD AMERICAN COIN1/26/2012
  Q: Respected Sir, I have an old American coin. It Says LIBERTY on the top with a female face in the ...
  A: Without seeing the coin I can't really be sure what you have. Can you attach pictures so I can see ...
$1.00 ink imprint1/24/2012
  Q: I have a 2009 series $1 dollar bill with an ink transfer on the back of it. I also have the bill ...
  A: It depends on the notes... Error notes are visual in nature so without seeing it I would only be ...
$2.00 currency1/23/2012
  Q: I recently found a $2.00 note dated series 1928 F in good condition. It has red lettering for the ...
  A: $2.00 bills from 1928 aren't worth a whole lot if they are circulated. They tend to sell for about ...
1922 peace dollar1/23/2012
  Q: I have a 1922 silver Peace dollar.It has not been cleaned and there is no mint mark.The obverse has ...
  A: Your 1922 Peace Dollar in circulated condition is basically a bullion coin. Numismatically it's not ...
confederate 500 dollar bill serial number186081/22/2012
  Q: i have a $500 bill form the confederate states of America can u tell me is it real whats its value ...
  A: Well, I don't have that number as a known reproduction but that doesn't mean too much. The best ...
star note 100 dollar bill (1996)1/21/2012
  Q: I have a 1996 hundred dollar bill with a low serial number AA 02358279* A1. I can't seem to find out ...
  A: Your note comes from a run of 2.56 million stars from the Boston Federal Reserve Bank in 1996. ...
yes there is no border on front1/19/2012
  Q: I will send you the image
  A: I got your scan of the note and I certainly can see what you mean... the note is shifted left up to ...
miss print at the mint1/18/2012
  Q: What would a miss printed 1990 series A twenty note be worth in mint condition.The front and back ...
  A: Error notes are visual in nature so I can't really give you a fair value without seeing the front ...
$5.00 silver certificate1/18/2012
  Q: I have a "series of 1934D" $5.00 Silver certificate. I have had it more then 30 years. It feels ...
  A: Without seeing the note I can't really be sure what your note is worth but I can give you some ...
Missing Word on a 1 dollar Bill1/17/2012
  Q: I recently found a 1 dollar bill that is missing the word "bank" in the phrase "Federal Reserve Bank ...
  A: It sounds like you might have an error but error notes are visual in nature so I need to see a scan ...
$10 error note1/15/2012
  Q: Many years ago in a bundle of 50 uncirculated $10 Federal Reserve Notes that I had gotten at the ...
  A: Sounds like an interesting error but I really need a scan to see what you have there. Error notes ...
$100 dollar bill1/12/2012
  Q: can you tell why is there a small tower printed on the back side of this $100 bill? and is it worth ...
  A: What you see there isn't printed on the bill at the BEP (Bureau of Engraving and Printing). I ...
1934 $1001/11/2012
  Q: I have 3 1934 $100 in good condition one. an A2 F5 and H3. I would like to know how much they are ...
  A: It depends quite a bit on the actual notes. Generally notes from 1934 are spenders but if they have ...
paper money1/10/2012
  Q: I would like to know the value of the following silver certificates; series 1957 B one dollar ...
  A: Basically, circulated 1957 silver certificates from all series are common and tend to sell for ...
1985 one dollar note1/10/2012
  Q: Sir I came across a one dollar note back in the late 80's. The note on both sides the top is missing ...
  A: You have a nice error note there. You said the note is misaligned on both sides which makes it a ...
2 dollar bill...(A) series 19761/9/2012
  Q: Mr. Davis, As I go through my dad's coin collection I came across these 2 dollar bills as I have no ...
  A: Legal Tender $2.00 bills from 1976 are not worth much more than face value sadly. They are just too ...
Pennies1/8/2012
  Q: i have a couple of 1974 pennies and a 1966 amercian pennies i was wondering what the price would be ...
  A: These cents are worth face value only. With very few exceptions cents have to be from 1959 or ...
crisp uncirculated $1 bills consecutive1/7/2012
  Q: I have 5 crisp, uncirculated, never been folded $1bills. There are no stars by the serial numbers. ...
  A: Bank notes come in sequential packs from the BEP and the banks distribute from these packs. So ...
1950 ten dollar bill1/5/2012
  Q: do all 1950 d series ten dollar bill look different? the cutting all around it is uneven karen
  A: Series 1950 Federal Reserve Notes all look the same except for the district. From your question it ...

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