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Value of One Dollar 1886 Silver Certificates

Price Guide for 1886 One Dollar Banknotes

Year:  1886

Denomination:  One Dollar Bank Note

Type:  Silver Certificate

$1 Bill Front Picture:

Description:   This is the first one dollar silver certificate issued by The United States.

Seal Type:  These notes can have either a red or brown seal. The red seal comes in three different varieties.

Varieties:   1886 $1 silver certificates can be one of seven different varieties. The varieties are based on the seal type and signature combination. Please contact us for details.

Portrait:  Martha Washington

Value:  Circulated 1886 $1 silver certificates sell for $100 on the low end and about $600 on the high end. Uncirculated notes are much more valuable, with prices starting at about $1,000. Please contact us for exact pricing details.


We buy all of these 1886 $1 bank notes from The United States. The seal type, signature combination, serial number, and condition are very important. We have to see pictures in order to provide any value information. You can text pictures to 864-430-4020. You can also attach pictures to an email message. Please give us a chance to make an offer. The value might surprise you in a good way.