US 2 dollars banknote - types and security features
Two Dollars Federal Reserve Note series 1976, 1995
Main security features of the banknote
Light-colored parts of the laser work on the face and on the back contain black or dark-green small stretched pointed elements, repeated in other places of the frame: on the face in lower parts, on the back — in side parts.
In counterfeits, these small elements have rounded tips, uneven contours, different forms and disposition.
The paper contains imbedded in a chaotic manner red and blue security fibers.
The black ink used for intaglio printing on the face contains ferro-magnetic component.
Paper: light yellow, with security fibers.
Printing methods: intaglio:
On the face — all pictures, except serial numbers, U.S., Treasury Seal, year of issue and facsimile of official signatures;
On the back — all pictures;
On the face — serial numbers, U.S. Treasury Seal, year of issue and facsimile of official signatures.