5 Centavos


Issuer Cuba
King Alfonso XIII (1886-1931)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1896
Value 5 Centavos (0.05)
Currency Pre-Republic (1870-1898)
Composition Paper
Size 71 × 36 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 202471
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 45
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.

Series: Banco Español de la Isla de Cuba


Arm at left.


Tobacco plants at centre.


American Banknote Corporation (American Bank Note Company), Ottawa,New York, United States (1795-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1896-May-15  95% P# 45a - Issued note without overprint.
1896-May-15  12% P# 45b - Issued note with red overprint: PLATA across face.
1896-May-15  0% P# 45s - Specimen. without overprint

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