Description: The second five dollar silver certificate was printed by the United States in 1891. This bill looks almost identical to the earlier date 1886 $5 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.
The 1891 $5 silver certificates picture Ulysses S. Grant on the right-hand side of the bill. As seen below, these bills have blue serial number ink and a red seal at the right side of the note. These five dollar silver certificate notes have two different varieties depending on the signature combinations.
Value: The value of 1891 five dollar silver certificates is based upon condition and signature combination. If you’re not sure which type you have, we would be glad to help. These bills are often worth $200. However, we have paid over $5,000 for higher-grade examples.
While 1891 $5 silver certificates are more common, there are better condition examples continually becoming available. 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.