About #135 - 500 dollars Type 1862-1863
United States. United States Treasury. Large Size Legal Tender Notes. 1862-1863 Issues. Watermark: no. Material: paper. No security thread. Printer: American Bank Note Company, New York. Front printing in green and black. Description of the front: In the center, a portrait of the American politician, diplomat, ethnologist and linguist Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin (1761-1849). The Act of February 25, 1862 or March 10, 1863 is located vertically on the right edge. Seal and numbering in red. The frame has small repeating rosettes and the number "500" repeated three times in the corners. Two large black rosettes with the number "500" in the center. The company issuing the banknotes is indicated below the portrait. Signature combinations: Chittenden (Register of the Treasury) and Spinner (Treasurer of the United States). Description of the back: security background made up of multiple rosettes with the value "500" on the sides. In the center in an oval, the text “This Note is a Legal Tender…”. There are two versions of the law! First Obligation text: "... and is exchangeable for U.S. Six percent TWENTY YEARS BONDS, redeemable ...". Second Obligation text: “… and is receivable in payment of all LOANS…”. The back is printed in green called "Greenback (money)". Banknote very very rare.