1896 $5 Educational Silver Certificate Fr# 268 PMG 30 Very Fine
The 1896 $5 Educational Silver Certificate Fr# 268, graded by PMG as 30 Very Fine, is a highly esteemed piece in the numismatic world. Its intricate and artistic design is a testament to the remarkable talent of the late 19th-century bureau of engraving and printing.
The certificate features an allegorical representation of ‘Electricity as the Dominant Force in the World’ on the obverse, showcasing the progressive mindset of an era on the cusp of modernity. The reverse prominently displays the portraits of Ulysses S. Grant and Phillip H. Sheridan, further enhancing the historical significance of this piece.
As an owner, you would not only possess a rare currency artifact but a piece of American history, making this an attractive and valuable addition to any collection.