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5 Mil Réis Thesouro Nacional; 19th print

5 Mil Réis (Thesouro Nacional; 19th print) -  obverse5 Mil Réis (Thesouro Nacional; 19th print) -  reverse

© Wilson Roberto Vasques Nunes

Features

Country Brazil
Period Republic of the United States of Brazil (1889-1967)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1924-1942
Value 5000 Réis (5000.000)
Currency Real (1799-1942)
Composition Paper
Size 162 × 74 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 10-30-1942
References P# 29
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Blue on polychrome, in calcography and lithography.
In the center, an oval medallion with the effigy of José Maria da Silva Paranhos Júnior, Barão do Rio Branco (1819-1880), flanked by the nominal value 5.
Diagonally crossing the body of the note, anonymous autograph of the official responsible for the conference.

Lettering:
5 5
REPUBLICA DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
NO THESOURO NACIONAL SE PAGARÁ AO PORTADOR DESTA A QUANTIA DE
5 5
CINCO 5 CINCO MIL REIS 5 CINCO
VALOR RECEBIDO
5 5
AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Translation:
Republic of the United States of Brazil
In the National Treasury will be paid to the holder of this amount of
Five Five Thousand Réis Five
Amount Received
American Bank Note Company.

Engraver: Robert Savage

Reverse

Sepia, in calcography.
In the center, a panel with the figure of a child between two seated women (allegory of Industry and Commerce).

Lettering:
5 5 5 5 5
5 5
REPUBLICA
DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO
BRASIL
AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Translation:
Republic of the United States of Brazil
American Bank Note Company.

Comments

Specimens

Specimen note image (P# 29as)


Specimen note image (P# 29bs)

Themes of this banknote
       
(1) José Maria da Silva Paranhos Júnior, Baron of Rio Branco

       
(2) Child between two women (allegory of Industry and Commerce)
       
Notes

Brazil with "Z" and Brasil with "S"


Differences between Prints and Series together and separated


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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1924)  14,300,000 19% P# 29a; Series #1 - 143; Autographed; Brazil with "Z"
ND (1924)  6% P# 29as; Specimen; Brazil with "Z"
ND (1936)  33,000,000 56% P# 29b; Series #144 - 473; Autographed; Stamp, series and number together
ND (1936)  19% P# 29bs; Specimen; Brazil with "S"
ND (1942)  30,000,000 38% P# 29c; Series #474 - 773; Autographed; Stamp, series and number apart

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