1 Dollar United States Note; "Saw-horse"

1 Dollar (United States Note; "Saw-horse") - obverse1 Dollar (United States Note; "Saw-horse") - reverse

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Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1874-1917
Value 1 Dollar (1 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Paper
Size 187 × 79 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 207333
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 153,
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.
P# 157,
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.
P# 165,
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.
P# 176,
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.
P# 187
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.

Obverse

Portrait of George Washington red seal to left of portrait. Christopher Columbus in sight of land at right.

Scripts: Latin, Latin (cursive)

Lettering:
ACT OF MARCH 3RD, 1863.

THIS NOTE IS A LEGAL TENDER FOR ONE DOLLAR
UNITED STATES
Will pay to Bearer
ONE DOLLAR
Washington, D.C.
UNITED STATES NOTE

Designer: Joseph P. Ourdan

Reverse

This is commonly called a “saw-horse” due to the large "X" on the reverse and is the last note of this design type.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
ONE
ONE DOLLAR
US
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Signatures

John Allison (JA) Register of the Treasury
John C. New (JN) Treasurer of the United States
Albert U. Wyman (AW) Treasurer of the United States
James Gilfillan (JG) Treasurer of the United States
James Fount Tillman (JFT) Register of the Treasury
Daniel Nash Morgan (DNM) Treasurer of the United States
William Starke Rosecrans (WSR) Register of the Treasury
Enos H. Nebeker (EN) Treasurer of the United States
James Nelson Huston (JNH) Treasurer of the United States
Blanche Kelso Bruce (BKB) Register of the Treasury
Glenni W. Scofield (GS) Register of the Treasury
Houston Benge Teehee (HBT) Register of the Treasury
John Burke (JB) Treasurer of the United States
William S. Elliott (WE) Register of the Treasury
Frank White (FW) Treasurer of the United States
Harley V. Speelman (HS) Register of the Treasury

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1874  JA 0%
1875  JA, JN 0%
1875  JA, AW 0%
1878  JA, JG 0%
1880  JFT, DNM 0%
1880  WSR, EN 0%
1880  WSR, JNH 0%
1880  BKB, AW 0%
1880  BKB, AW 0%
1880  BKB, JG 0%
1880  GS, JG 0%
1917  HBT, JB 27% Fr# 36
1917  HBT, JB 0% Fr# 36* Star/replacement
1917  WE, JB 26% Fr# 37
1917  WE, JB 1.4% Fr# 37* Star/replacement
1917  JB, WE 0% Fr# 37a (signatures reversed)
1917  WE, FW 5% Fr# 38
1917  WE, FW 0% Fr# 38* Star/replacement note
1917  WE, FW 0% Fr# 38m Mule
1917  HS, FW 47% Fr# 39
1917  HS, FW 1.4% Fr# 39* Star/replacement

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this banknote. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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