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Spain 1000 Pesetas 12.10.1992 (2F1704893) AU

Spain 1000 Pesetas 12.10.1992 (2F1704893) AU
Product Code:
15.00 ($ 16.35)
Denomination and date: 1000 Pesetas 12 October 1992

Front: Effigy of Hernán Cortés (1485–1547) a Spanish conqueror of Aztec empire. Earth globe. Stylized compass as a registration device. Aztec ball player.

Back: Portrait of Francisco Pizarro (1478–1541) conquistador of Inca empire. Basilica Cathedral of Lima, conceived, designed and built by Francisco Pizarro. Crowned Royal Spanish coat of arms – Escudo de España (Adopted: 5 October 1981). Astrolabe. Helmet and sword.

Watermark: Portrait of Montezuma II (Moctezuma); Electrotype '500' (with two globes).

Signatures: Luis Ángel Rojo Duque (El Gobernador – Governor, 25 July 1992 – 12 July 2000); Esteban Róspide Echeto (El Interventor – Auditor Comptroller General); Jesús Urdiola Salvador (El Cajero – Cashier).

Main colours: Green and purple.

Issuer: Banco de España – Bank of Spain.

Date of Issue: 27 September 1994.

Occasion: Issued for the Five Hundredth Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Spain.

Artists: Reinhold Gerstetter; Juan Carlos Heras (Engravers of the obverse); Reinhold Gerstetter; Alfredo Adán (Engravers of the reverse).

Legal tender: No, since 1 March 2002. Redeemable until 30 June 2021.

Material: Cotton fiber paper.

Printing method: Intaglio (raised print).

Printer: Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre (FNMT).

Total emission: No info.

Serial # 2F1704893

Dimensions: 131 x 64 mm

Catalogue Number: P-163

Grade/condition: About Uncirculated (AU) (about– new, unused)

Texts: Banco de España. Mil Pesetas. One Thousand Pesetas. Madrid, 12 de Octubre de 1992.