1880 $500 Legal Tender Value

Value of Five Hundred Dollar Bill From Series of 1874, 1875, 1878, and 1880


Year:  1874-1880 Type:  Legal Tender / United States Note Denomination:  Five Hundred Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of $500 legal tender notes is based on their year of issue, condition, seal color, and signatures
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Description:  1874, 1875, 1878, and 1880 $500 legal tender notes all have the same design.  This page should act as a reference for all issues.  Right now there are only about 40 $500 of these notes known to exist (total for all years).  These are rare.  General Joseph King Mansfield is pictured on the right hand side of the bill.  The woman on the left hand side of the bill is supposed to represent Victory.
Variations:  Due to the fact that we are covering several issues, there are certainly many varieties.  Contact us with an image of what you have and we can advise as to its value.
Inscriptions:  Act of March 3rd 1863  –  Engraved & Printed at the Bureau, Engraving & Printing  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  This Note Is A Legal Tender For Five Hundred Dollars  –  The United States Will Pay To Bearer Five Hundred Dollars Washington D.C.  –  United States Note  –  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  –  Printed at the Bureau, Engraving & Printing Treasury, Dep!  –  United States of America  –  This Note is a Legal Tender at its face value for all debts public and private, except duties on imports and interest on the public debt.  Counterfeiting or altering this note or passing any counterfeit or alteration of it, or having in possession any false or counterfeit plate or impression of it, or any paper made in imitation of the paper on which it is printed is felony, and is punishable by $5,000 fine, or fifteen (15) years imprisonment at hard labor or both.