1896 Educational Series Silver Certificates Silver Ingot Set
Silver Certificate were first issued by the U.S. Treasury beginning in 1878. They were a paper currency which could be exchanged for an equivalent amount of silver dollar coins. These large banknoteswere paper currency of unparalleled beauty and often featured intricately detailed engravings of allegorical themes and historical figures. The 1896 series, now known as the Educational Series, was exceptionally exquisite and depicted technology new to the 19th century.
The one-dollar certificate entitled "History Instructing Youth features a female personification of History directing the eyes of a young man across the Potomac River to Washington D.C. with the Washington Monument and the Capitol Building in the background. Known as "Science Presenting Steam and Electricity to Commerce andManufacture, the two-dollar certificate depicts an elder figure representing Science introducing two children - Steam and Electricity - to more mature figures of Commerce and Manufacture. The five-dollar certificate is titled "Electricity Presenting Light to the World and features the winged female figure of Electricity holding an electric lamp high above her head. She is surrounded by Fame heralding her achievement, Jupiter holding lightning to power the lamp, and Peace rising above the U. S. Capitol.
Available exclusively from American Mint, this exquisite set features solid silver ingot reproductions of Silver Certificates from the 1896 Educational Series. Each ingot is minted to the highest quality "Proof standard in .999 pure silver. Handsomely presented in a customdesigned wooden box, the set features reproductions of the $1 "History Instructing Youth note, the $2 "Science Presenting Steam and Electricity to Commerce and Manufacture note, and the $5 "Electricity Presenting Light to the World note.
01805-312-512**14 Cent/Min. a.d. Festnetz; max. 42 Cent/Min. a.d. Mobilfunk>Jetzt anrufen oder Kontaktanfrage senden
Personal customer service – we´re happy to be here for you!
Do you have any questions or concerns? Toll-free Customer Service Number:
1-877-807-MINT Fax: (717)-458-9217 Hours of operation: 8am to 8pm Eastern Time Monday through Friday
OUR AMERICAN MINT ADVANTAGES
TRUSTED PARTNER OF AMERICAN COLLECTORS
You will benefit from our experienced staff and international trade partners: we can offer you select rarities at especially fair prices. Look forward to interesting news and special offers, and use our personal discounts to discover new collection topics and fine rarities.
BUY WITH CONFIDENCE 21-DAY RETURN POLICY
Your satisfaction is guaranteed. If you're not pleased with an item you receive, you may return it within 21 days for a full refund of the purchase price.
FREE S&H for orders over $150
Save on delivery. When you spend $150 or more, shipping and handling is on us.
Interest-free installment payments available
Convenience is key. If your purchase is more than $100, you can choose to pay in full, or in easy interest-free monthly installments.