1 Dollar United States Note; Red Seal left

1 Dollar (United States Note; Red Seal left) - obverse1 Dollar (United States Note; Red Seal left) - reverse

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Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1928
Value 1 Dollar (1 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Paper
Size 156 × 67 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 202363
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 377,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.
Fr US# 1500
Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira S. Friedberg; 2021. Paper money of the United States : a complete illustrated guide with valuations (22nd edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Williston, United States of America.

Obverse

Portrait of George Washington at center.
Treasurer's Signature and Treasury Seal at left.
Secretary's Signature and ONE at right.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
UNITED STATES NOTE
UNITED STATES
THIS NOTE IS LEGAL TENDER AT ITS
FACE VALUE FOR ALL DEBTS PUBLIC AND
PRIVATE EXCEPT DUTIES ON IMPORTS AND
INTEREST ON THE PUBLIC DEBT
NOTE
ONE DOLLAR
WILL PAY TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND
ONE DOLLAR

Reverse

ONE DOLLAR on stylized ONE.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ONE DOLLAR
ONE

Signatures

Walter Orr Woods (WOWᵀ) Treasurer of the United States
William Hartman Woodin (WHW) Secretary of the Treasury

Comments

This type was commonly monikered as the "funny back" because of its reverse design.

These notes were issued primarily in Puerto Rico more than 20 years after they were printed.

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Date Signatures No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1928  WOWᵀ, WHW 1 872 012 $ 40 88%
1928  WOWᵀ, WHW 8 000 6% *Star/replacement note

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