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
P# S163

Colón (1896-date)

100 Céntimos = 1 Colón

Available for swap 1 Colon
1917

152 × 70 mm
P# S121
2 Colones
1941-1945

Standard banknote
153 × 65 mm
P# 201
2 Colones
1967

Standard banknote
155 × 65 mm
P# 235
5 Colones
1903-1917

185 × 85 mm
P# S122
5 Colones
1961

Standard banknote
P# 227
Available for swap 5 Colones
1968-1992

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

Standard banknote : 1901 Issue
170 × 75 mm
P# S174
10 Colones
1969-1971

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 230, P# 242
Available for swap 10 Colones (D series)
1977-1987 (1972-1987)

Standard banknote
155 × 67 mm
P# 237
Available for swap 20 Colones
1962-1983

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 238
20 Colones
1964-1970

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 231
Available for swap 20 Colones
1983

Standard banknote
155 × 67 mm
P# 252
50 Colones
1972-1977

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 239
50 Colones (D series)
1978-1986

Commemorative note : 1978 "Centennial Bank of Costa Rica"
156 × 67 mm
P# 251
Available for swap 50 Colones
1987-1993

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 253, P# 257
100 colones
1966-1968

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 234
100 Colones
1969-1977

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

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

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 249
500 Colones
1987-1989

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 255
Available for swap 500 Colones
1994

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 262
1000 Colones
1952-1974

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 226, P# 246
1000 Colones
1975-1985

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 250
1 000 Colones
1986-1994

Standard banknote
155 × 68 mm
P# 256, P# 259
Available for swap 1,000 Colones (D series)
1997-2005

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 264
Available for swap 1,000 Colones
2009-2013

Standard banknote
125 × 67 mm
P# 274
Available for swap 2,000 Colones (A series)
1997-2005

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 265
Available for swap 2 000 Colones
2009-2015

Standard banknote
132 × 67 mm
P# 275
2 000 Colones
2018

Standard banknote
5000 Colones (A Series)
1995

Standard banknote
P# 260
Available for swap 5000 Colones
1996-2005

Standard banknote
155 × 66 mm
P# 266, P# 268
5000 Colones
2004-2005

Standard banknote
66 × 157 mm
P# 268A
Available for swap 5 000 Colones
2009-2012

Standard banknote
139 × 67 mm
P# 276
5 000 Colones
2018

Standard banknote
10000 Colones
1997-2007

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

Standard banknote
146 × 67 mm
P# 277
Available for swap 20 000 Colones
2009-2012

Standard banknote
153 × 67 mm
P# 278
20000 Colones
2018

Standard banknote
153 × 67 mm
50 000 Colones
2009

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

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