Series of 1891 $20 Silver Certificate Value

Value of Twenty Dollar Silver Certificate from Series of 1891


Year:  1891 Type:  Silver Certificate Denomination:  Twenty Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of twenty dollar 1891 silver certificates is based on their condition and serial number.
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Description:  Series 1891 twenty dollar silver certificates are fairly popular in today’s market.  They aren’t super rare, but they do present an opportunity to acquire a 19th century silver certificate on a higher denomination.

The mustached man in the center of the bill is Daniel Manning.  Manning was the secretary of the treasury from 1885 to 1887.  Collectors typically call these “Manning Notes.”  Two young men are shown beside Manning.  They are supposed to represent Agriculture and Industry.

Surprisingly, star notes were also issued for twenty dollar notes from the series of 1891.  You can learn more about 1891 $20 star notes here.

Variations:  There are six different signature combinations for 1891 $20 silver certificates.

Rosecrans – Nebeker (red seal)
Tillman – Morgan (red seal)
Bruce – Roberts (red seal)
Lyons – Roberts (red seal)
Parker – Burke (blue seal)
Teehee – Burke (blue seal)

There are slight price differences between each signature combination.  Contact us for exact pricing.

Inscriptions:  Silver Certificate  –  Series 1891  –  Act of February 28th 1878  –  Bureau of Engraving and Printing  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  This Certifies That There Have Been Deposited In The Treasury Of The United States Twenty Silver Dollars Payable To Bearer On Demand Washington, D.C.  –  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