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Portuguese Guinea 50 Escudos 1971

Item Code: PTG-44

Front: Effigy of the Portuguese XV century explorer and slave trader Nuno Tristão. Portuguese coat of arms (Armillary sphere + the quinas + the castles). Lintels with ornamental designs. Back: Seal of the Banco Nacional Ultramarino. Young woman in harbour. Sailing ship. Steam passenger ship. Caravel and other smaller sailing vessels, one of them that looks like a Roman warship with oars. Watermark: Enframed in a cameo: Nuno Tristão. Security features: Running black horizontal serial numbers on the obverse. Watermarked paper. Vertical, solid, fully embedded 0.5 mm wide security strip. Main colour: Olive-green. Artist: Unknown. Signatures: (as depicted) Francisco José Vieira Machado (Governador); Pedro de Mascarenhas Gaivão (Administrador). Issuer: Banco Nacional Ultramarino (Overseas National Bank). Date of Issue: 17 December 1971. Date of withdrawal: 1974-1975. Legal tender: No. Material: Cotton paper. Printing method: Intaglio. Printer: Unknown.

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Dimensions: 162 x 80 mm

Texts: Banco Nacional Ultramarino. Guiné. Decretos-Leis 39221 e 44891. Cinquenta Escudos. Fifty Escudos. Lisboa, 17 de Dezembro de 1971. Pagável na Guiné. BNU - Lisboa - 1864.

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