Description: Twenty dollar silver certificates from 1886 are common in the market but can still be expensive. The 1886 $20 silver certificate is often called Manning notes or Diamondback bills. The nicknames come from Daniel Manning being on the bill, and the fact these bills have a diamond-looking design on the back of the bills.
This bill looks almost identical to the later date 1891 $20 silver certificate; we wrote a price guide you can see if you want more information. We would love to see what you have, please contact us by email or phone today.
The 1886 $20 silver certificates picture Daniel Manning at the center of each bill. As seen below, these bills come with blue serial number ink and red seals. Sometimes they come with brown seal ink with different sizes and styles. These twenty dollar silver certificate notes have four different varieties depending on the signature combinations and seal types.
Value: The value of 1886 twenty dollar silver certificates is based upon condition, signature combination, and seal type. If you’re not sure which type you have, we would be glad to help. These bills are often worth $1,000. However, we have paid over $5,000 for higher-grade examples.
While 1886 $20 silver certificates are more common, there are better condition examples continually becoming available. If you are fortunate to own a piece of history like this, we want to hear about it and help you with your decision about this bill. If you want to talk to us about it, or are interested in selling the bill, please contact us today.