1880 $20 Silver Certificate Value

Value of Twenty Dollar Silver Certificate from Series of 1880


Year:  1880 Type:  Silver Certificate Denomination:  Twenty Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of $20 1880 silver certificates is mostly based on their condition.
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Description:  Series of 1880 $20 silver certificates are exotic issues that are not often encountered.  Circulated examples are affordable and available to the average collector.  Uncirculated examples are rare and worth five figures.

Stephen Decatur is shown on the right hand side of the bill in his full uniform.  Decatur is a hero from the War of 1812 and he was only pictured on 1878 and 1880 twenty dollar silver certificates.  A distinctive feature of 1880 $20 silver certificates is their two brown Xs printed on the face of each note.  These notes also have a unique looking black back.

Variations:  There are five different varieties of 1880 $20 silver certificates.

Countersigned by T. Hillhouse and payable at New York
Scofield – Gilfillan (large brown seal)
Bruce – Gilfillan (large brown seal)
Bruce – Wyman (large brown seal)
Bruce – Wyman (small red seal)

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Inscriptions:  Series of 1880  –  Certificate of Deposit  –  Act of February 28th 1878  –  Engraved & Printed at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  Assistant Treasurer U.S.  –  This Certifies That There Have Been Deposited With The (Assistant) Treasurer Of U.S. At Payable At His Office To The Bearer On Demand Twenty Silver Dollars  –  United States Silver Certificate  –  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  –  This Certificate Is Receivable For Customs, Taxes and All Public Dues, And When So Received May Be Reissued