The 1914 twenty dollar bills are collectible notes that can be valuable. Rare varieties exist and they are more valuable. Continue reading to learn more about these bills.

1914 20 Dollar Bill

1914 20 Dollar Bill Reverse

Specifications

Denomination: $20.00 USD
Type: Federal Reserve Note
Portrait: Grover Cleveland
Series: Series of 1914, Blue Seal

Value

The majority of these bills in circulated condition will be worth more than their face value of $20. Bills in high condition grades will sell for a lot more money.

Most 1914 series $20 blue seal bills are worth around $75 in very good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $165. In extremely fine condition the value is around $300-325. Uncirculated bills with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $950.

Rare Varieties

There are a few rare varieties that you should look for. These rare varieties sell for more money.

Bill no. F-991C is worth around $200 in very good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $750. In extremely fine condition the value is around $1,500.

Bill no. F-993 is worth around $100 in very good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $200. In extremely fine condition the value is around $1,250.

Lastly bill no. F-997 is worth around $190 in very good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $1,150. In extremely fine condition the value is around $2,500.

Grading System

Very good- A circulated note that has considerable wear to it. There might be one or two tears on the edge of the note. The note may be discolored, dark in appearance, or limp.

Very fine- A note that has been in circulation but not for a long time. The note is still relatively crisp. There may be some creases, folds, or light smudges.

Extremely fine- A note that shows small signs of having been in circulation. The note will be bright and it will have almost all of its original crispness. There might be one or two minor creases or folds but there are no stains, discolorations, or tears.

MS 63 choice uncirculated- A note that shows no signs of ever having been in circulation. The note still has its original crispness. The note is also well-centered.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1928 20 Dollar Bill