May 5, 1987, Disney dollars were released in Disneyland theme park, in one dollar and five dollar denominations. They were followed later that year with the Walt Disney World theme park releases.
Disney dollars can be purchased within the Disney theme parks and used to purchase Disney merchandise or kept as a Disney collectable.
The Walt Disney Company continues to produce these very popular Disney dollars every year since the 1987 releases, except for 1992, 2004, 2006 and 2010,2012.
In 1990 Walt Disney Company introduced the new $10 Disney dollar bill featuring Minnie.
In 2005 the special 50th anniversary of Disneyland $50 bill and a new T series was created for The Disney Stores.
2013 brought the new Villains and Heroes series and the “101 Dalmations” error note.
The Disney Five dollar note, when first released into the Disneyland theme park, featured the very popular Disney character, Goofy, on the front and the back side of the Disney dollar featured a very detailed Riverboat from the Mark Twain attraction.
Additional Disney characters that Walt Disney Company have featured on the Disney five dollar note have been Goofy, Backpack Mickey, Snow White, Aurora-Sleeping Beauty, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck and Minnie Mouse.
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Disney Dollar Security Features
** All Disney dollars have security features added to them.
Disney dollars are created with anti-counterfeiting features such as micro printing, and hard to scan/copy reflective ink and imprinting on the front and back of the bill.
In addition, the Disney dollar notes are printed with unique serial numbers and series letters which are unique to each Disney dollar and theme park.These numbers and letters are specific and individual to each bill in order of when they are printed, from 00000001 to 99999999. However each set of bills has a limited quantity, some may be a small printed amount, such as for the limited edition $50, or large quantities for the $1.
The Disney note will have a Scrooge McDuck signature on every bill. Scrooge McDuck is the signing treasurer.
Tinker Bell has always graced the Disney dollar being a key element found on each side since the first 1987.
Disney dollars have small bits of glitter scattered on them on later series and this is referred to as Pixie Dust.
All Disney dollars, except for Proof or Specimens have a unique serial number assigned to it and the series year.
As of 2012, there are 50 $5 Disney dollars needed to complete a Disney $5 Disney Registry Set.
The Disney dollars must be in a PCGS graded Mylar-D container and be registered to you.
Read more about PCGS professional grading services and the new Disney dollar registry Set.
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