Series of 1914 $20 Federal Reserve Note Blue Seal Value

Value of December 23 1913 Twenty Dollar Blue Seal Federal Reserve Note


Year:  1914 (December 23 1913) Type:  Federal Reserve Note Denomination:  Twenty Dollar Bill
Value:  The value of $20 1914 federal reserve notes is based on condition, serial number, and bank of issue.
We purchase $20 bills from from 1914.  Send us an email to tell us what you have  We will respond quickly with our opinion and offer.
Description:  Don’t let this issue fool you.  There are two dates written on it.  The 1913 date relates to the legislation that allowed the issuance of 1914 notes.  Collectors call these 1914 blue seals.


*** 1914 $20 blue seals are the most common large size twenty dollar bill available.  They usually sell for about $60 in average condition.  Star notes and notes in perfect condition can be worth more. ***

Do not confuse 1914 blue seals with the earlier 1914 red seals.  Red seals are worth more.  Both notes have a portrait of Grover Cleveland as the central figure.  1914 $20 blue seals also have blue serial numbers.  The backs of these note show a train and a steamship.

If your series of 1914 $20 bill has a star symbol at the end of the serial number, it will command a premium.  You can learn more about 1914 $20 star notes here.

Variations:  There are dozens of different varieties of 1914 $20 bills.  These varieties are a direct result of there being twelve issuing districts and many different signature combinations.

Most 1914 $20 bills are very common and worth around $60.  You are welcome to send us pictures of your note and we can check it for varieties.

Inscriptions:  Federal Reserve Note  –  Series of 1914  –  Authorized by Federal Reserve Act of December 23, 1913  –  The United States Will Pay To The Bearer On Demand Twenty Dollars  –  Washington D.C.  –  Register Of The Treasury  –  Treasurer Of The United States  –  Amer Septent Sigil Thesaur  –  This note is receivable by all national and member banks and federal reserve banks for all taxes, customs and other public dues, it is redeemable in gold on demand at the treasury department of the United States in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, or in gold or lawful money at any federal reserve bank.