Value of 1891 $50 Silver Certificates
Description: Fifty dollar silver certificates from 1891 are common in low grade and very difficult in high grade. 1891 is the third year the United States printed $50 silver certificates. This bill looks very similar to the 1878 & 1880 fifty dollar silver certificates; you can click the links if you want more information. We would love to see what you have, please contact us by email or phone today.
The 1891 $50 silver certificates have Edward Everett on the right-hand side of the bill. As seen below, these bills have blue serial number ink and a red seal at the center of the note. These bills sometimes come with a blue ink seal.
Value: The value of 1891 fifty dollar silver certificates is based upon condition, seal type, and signature type. If you’re not sure which type you have, we would be glad to help. These bills are often worth $1,000. However, we have paid over $3,000 for higher-grade examples.
While 1891 $50 silver certificates are more common in low grade, it is still rare for these bills 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.