The authority of the Federal Reserve Banks to issue notes comes from the Federal Reserve Act of 1913. In 1914, a series of the very first Federal Reserve Banknotes were released.
The first $100 Federal Reserve Note was issued with a portrait of Benjamin Franklin and allegorical figures representing labor, plenty, America, peace, and commerce.
This modern $2 Bill you received is Genuine Legal Tender United States Currency. The artists of the Merrick Mint have used an advanced technology over this modern uncirculated United States two-dollar bill, enhancing it with historical images from the 1914 series of Federal Reserve banknotes, to create this collectible work of art. Your bill is guaranteed authentic.
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