Banknotes from Costa Rica

The southern most state of the Central American Republic, Costa Rica is the most prosperous country of the region. Its name means "wealthy coast".
Wikidata: Q800

See also: Central American Republic

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Peso (decimalized, 1863-1896)

100 Centavos = 1 Peso

5 Pesos
1899

Standard banknote
184 × 82 mm
P# S163, N# 232585
10 Pesos
1899

185 × 83 mm
P# S164, N# 232728
20 Pesos
1899


P# S165, N# 232826

Colón (1896-date)

100 Céntimos = 1 Colón

1 Colón (Silver Certificate)
1910-1914

Standard banknote

P# 143, N# 302998
Available for swap 1 Colon (Banco Anglo Costarricense)
1917

Standard banknote: 1904-1917 Issue
152 × 70 mm
P# S121, N# 214109
2 Colones
1941-1945

Standard banknote
153 × 65 mm
P# 201, N# 259055
2 Colones
1946-1949

Standard banknote: 1939-1946 Series F

P# 203, N# 331533
2 Colones
1967

Standard banknote
155 × 65 mm
P# 235, N# 259023
5 Colones (Banco Anglo Costarricense)
1903-1917

Standard banknote: 1904-1917 Issue
185 × 85 mm
P# S122, N# 220890
5 Colones
1939-1942

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 204, N# 339014
5 Colones (Series B)
1961

Standard banknote

P# 227, N# 202475
Available for swap 5 Colones (Series D)
1968-1992

Standard banknote
155 × 67 mm
P# 236, N# 204555
10 Colones (Banco de Costa Rica)
1901-1908

Standard banknote: 1901 Issue
170 × 75 mm
P# S174, N# 292007
Available for swap 10 Colones (Banco Anglo Costarricense)
1903-1917

Standard banknote: 1904-1917 Issue
185 × 85 mm
P# S123, N# 244606
10 Colones (Series C)
1969-1971

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 230, P# 242, N# 221084
Available for swap 10 Colones (Series D)
1972-1987

Standard banknote
155 × 67 mm
P# 237, N# 204557
Available for swap 20 Colones (Series C)
1962-1983

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 238, N# 214209
20 Colones (Series B)
1964-1970

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 231, N# 220679
20 Colones (Series Z)
1983

Standard banknote
155 × 67 mm
P# 252, N# 259076
50 Colones (Series C)
1972-1977

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 239, N# 219377
50 Colones (Series D)
1978-1986

Commemorative note: 1978 "Centennial Bank of Costa Rica"
156 × 67 mm
P# 251, N# 219375
Available for swap 50 Colones (Series E)
1987-1993

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 253, P# 257, N# 204558
100 Colones (Series C)
1966-1968

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 234, N# 220972
100 Colones (Series D)
1969-1977

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 240, N# 219373
Available for swap 100 Colones
1977-1994

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 248, P# 254, P# 261, P# 258, N# 204561
500 Colones (Series B)
1979-1985

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 249, N# 221069
500 Colones (Series C)
1987-1989

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 255, N# 211736
Available for swap 500 Colones (Series D)
1994

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 262, N# 208991
1000 Colones (Series A)
1952-1974

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 226, P# 246, N# 223589
1000 Colones (Series B)
1975-1985

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 250, N# 220751
1000 Colones (Series C)
1986-1994

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 256, P# 259, N# 211742
Available for swap 1000 Colones (Series D)
1997-2005

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 264, N# 204563
Available for swap 1000 Colones
2009-2013

Standard banknote
125 × 67 mm
P# 274, N# 204569
Available for swap 1000 Colones
2019

Standard banknote
125 × 67 mm
P# 280, N# 308516
Available for swap 2000 Colones
1997-2005

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 265, N# 204567
Available for swap 2000 Colones
2009-2015

Standard banknote
132 × 67 mm
P# 275, N# 205013
Available for swap 2000 Colones
2018

Standard banknote
132 × 67 mm
P# 281, N# 259225
5000 Colones (embedded security thread)
1991-1996

Standard banknote
155 × 66 mm
P# 260, P# 266, N# 208540
Available for swap 5000 Colones (woven security thread)
1999-2005

Standard banknote
157 × 66 mm
P# 268, P# 268A, N# 224560
Available for swap 5000 Colones
2009-2012

Standard banknote
139 × 67 mm
P# 276, N# 205020
Available for swap 5000 Colones
2018

Standard banknote
139 × 67 mm
P# 282, N# 259226
Available for swap 10 000 Colones
1997-2007

Standard banknote
155 × 66 mm
P# 267, N# 224552
Available for swap 10 000 Colones
2009-2014

Standard banknote
146 × 67 mm
P# 277, N# 205027
10 000 Colones
2019

Standard banknote
146 × 67 mm
P# 283, TBB# 567, N# 308581
Available for swap 20 000 Colones
2009-2012

Standard banknote
153 × 67 mm
P# 278, N# 205032
Available for swap 20 000 Colones
2018

Standard banknote
153 × 67 mm
P# 284, N# 254190
50 000 Colones
2009

Standard banknote
161 × 67 mm
P# 279, TBB# 563, N# 215226

The Numista referee for banknotes of this issuer is titus17.

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