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Series of 1933 $10 Silver Certificate. PCGS Banknote 67PPQ. Image: CoinWeek.

Series of 1933 $10 Silver Certificate

Fr. 1700. Dubbed the "King of the Small Size Currency Notes", the Series of 1933 $10 Silver Certificate (Fr. 1700) is very rare. Out...
1864 $20 Compound Interest Treasury Note graded PCGS Extremely Fine 40 and ex: James a. Stack, Sr. This note was sold by Stack’s Bowers on March 22, 2018, for $28,800 USD. Image: Stack’s Bowers.

“God and Our Right” – Paper Money Inscription Explained

“God and Our Right” is a motto found on certain issues of United States paper money, emblazoned on a federal shield located in the...
Hawaii overprint note

Hawaii Overprint Currency Note: A Collectible From World War II

Hawaii Overprint Currency Notes (or Hawaii Wartime Notes; or United States Currency, Hawaiian Series; or Emmons Notes) were an emergency currency issued by the...
James Smillie $2 Bill Design.

James Smillie’s $2 Bill Design is a Masterpiece

By CoinWeek .....   The portrait of Thomas Jefferson on the modern $2 bill has its roots in a 19th-century Legal Tender Note designed by...
$20 bill - Oh, how you've changed! CoinWeek Streaming News and NGC

How the $20 Bill Has Changed Since 1976

  CoinWeek Streaming News is brought to you by NGC. For information about NGC’s current grading specials and services, as well as to look up certs,...
A pack of 1976 $2 Bills.

The Bicentennial $2 Bill – First of a Kind

In the mid-1970s, various patriotic and numismatic items were released as the United States marked the bicentennial of its independence from Great Britain, one...
Benjamin Franklin wearing Coach Prime sunglasses.

BEP Resumes Sales of Paper Money Collectibles to Public

By CoinWeek News Staff .... As of October 1, 2023, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) is once again offering numismatic products for sale...

Noteworthy Notes: 1934-B $20 Federal Reserve Note

By Philip Thomas for PCGS ...... From rarity and remarkability to vibrancy and value, United States small-size banknotes seem to exist in the shadow of...
U.S. Treasury Note by Nicholas Bruyer.

Stack’s Bowers Announces Publication of Bruyer’s United States Treasury Notes 1812-1865: An Illustrated History

For CoinWeek's Review of the Book, Click Here * * * A fresh perspective on the history of United States paper money arrives with Stack’s Bowers...
United States Treasury by Nicholas Bruyer

First Read: U.S. Treasury Notes, 1812-1865: An Illustrated History

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Paper money, that graphically rich form of tender, sits at the periphery of the broader coin-collecting hobby. It's a status...

Doug Winter Numismatics

Bullion Sharks Silver