5 Escudos


Issuer Chile
Type Standard banknote
Year 1964
Value 5 Escudos
Currency Escudo (1960-1975)
Composition Paper
Size 145 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 202831
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 138
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.


Portrait of Manuel Bulnes Prieto (1799 - 1866), 4th president of Chile.

Banco Central de Chile
Cinco Escudos

Central Bank of Chile
Five Escudos


Painting by Pedro Subercaseaux depicting Bernardo O'Higgins ill-fated charge against the Spanish at the Battle of Rancagua

Banco Central de Chile
Batalla de Rancagua
Cinco Escudos

Central Bank of Chile
Battle of Rancagua
Five Escudos


Reddish brown on multicolor underprint.
Series A-E.
Includes signature varieties.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1964)  14% P# 138a.1; Signatures: Luis Mackenna Shiell, Francisco Ibañez Barceló
ND (1964)  6% P# 138a.2 6- or 7-digit serial #. Signatures: Sergio Molina Silva, Francisco Ibańez Barceló.
ND (1964)  12% P# 138a.3 6-digit serial #. Signatures: Carlos Massad Abud & Francisco Ibańez Barceló.
ND (1964)  19% P# 138a.4 7-digit serial #. Signatures: Carlos Massad Abud & Francisco Ibańez Barceló.
ND (1964)  12% P# 138a.5 6-digit serial #. Signatures: Alfonso Inostroza Cuevas & Jaime Barrios Meza.
ND (1964)  $ 3.53 41% P# 138a.6 7-digit serial #. Signatures: Alfonso Inostroza Cuevas, Jaime Barrios Meza.
ND (1964)  0% P# 138s; specimen

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