Description: Fifty dollar silver certificates from 1878 are very rare and are seldom encountered in the market. If you thought 1878 $10 and $20s were rare, the value of the $50 silver certificate from 1878 is easily worth twice as much. This bill looks almost identical to the later dated 1880 $50 silver certificate; we wrote a price guide you can see if you want more information. We would love to see what you have, please contact us by email or phone today.
As seen below, these bills have blue serial number ink and a red seal at the center of the note. The back of all 1878 fifty dollar silver certificates have the word SILVER printed in large bold letters.
Value: The value of 1878 fifty dollar silver certificates is based upon condition. There are five different signature combination varieties, all of which are rare. These bills are often worth over $20,000. If you need help determining what type of silver certificate you have, we would be glad to help you today.
It is rare for these fifty dollar silver certificates to become available in the market. If you are fortunate to own a piece of history like this, we want to hear about it and help you with your decision about this bill. If you want to talk to us about it, or are interested in selling the bill, please contact us today.