What are silver certificates?

Answer Silver certificates are paper currency issued by the U.S. Treasury until 1963. They were redeemable for silver dollars until March 25, 1964, and redeemable for silver bullion until June 24, 1968. T... Read More »

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Are silver certificates worth money?

Silver certificates are old paper money that were redeemable for actual silver. They are worth no less than their face value, and depending on their condition, they can be worth several times that ... Read More »

Are silver certificates worth their face value?

Silver certificates as currency are worth their face value of $1. The United States no longer prints silver certificates, so some people may be willing to buy them for more than their face value as... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between a Silver Shadow & Silver Wraith?

The Rolls-Royce marque is synonymous with traditional elegance and quality. The Silver Wraith and Silver Shadow models are frequent entrants in today's classic-car shows. Stylistic differences betw... Read More »

What is worth more: 1898 silver dollars or 1897 silver dollars?

This is a brain teaser disguised as a question about numismatics, or the study of coins. The reader may assume that the question refers to two silver dollars--one minted in the year 1897 and the ot... Read More »