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5 Pesos Convertibles de Curso Legal 2nd issue

5 Pesos (Convertibles de Curso Legal 2nd issue) -  obverse5 Pesos (Convertibles de Curso Legal 2nd issue) -  reverse

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Features

Country Argentina
Type Standard banknote
Years 1998-2003
Value 5 Pesos
5 ARS = 0.07 USD
Currency Peso convertible (1992-date)
Composition Paper
Size 155 × 65 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 347
  • 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

Portrait of General José de San Martín
San Martín's death will
Painting Abrazo de Maipú (Hug of Maipu) between José de San Martín and Bernardo O'Higgins by Pedro Subercaseaux

Convertibles de Curso Legal means that its value was fixed to the same amount in US dollars

Lettering:
BANCO CENTRAL DE LA REPUBLICA ARGENTINA
CINCO PESOS
CONVERTIBLES DE CURSO LEGAL

Translation:
Central Bank of the Argentine Republic
Five Pesos
Convertable of Legal Tender

Reverse

Monument to the Army of the Andes in Cerro de la Gloria (Hill of Glory) at Mendoza, Argentina

Lettering:
CINCO PESOS
REPUBLICA ARGENTINA EN UNIÓN Y LIBERTAD
José Francisco de San Martín
(Yapeyú 1776 - Boulogne-sur-Mer 1850)
Padre de la patria, libertador de Argentina, Chile y Perú
CERRO DE LA GLORIA - MENDOZA
CASA DE MONEDA

Translation:
Five Pesos
Argentine Republic in union and freedom
José Francisco de San Martín
(Yapeyú 1776 - Boulogne-sur-Mer 1850)
Father of the country, liberator of Argentina, Chile and Peru
Glory Hill - Mendoza
National Mint

Comments

With text "Convertibles de Curso Legal" next to denomination on obverse side
The similar later banknote (P#353) is without the text "Convertibles de Curso Legal"

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1998-2003)  73% P#347(1) - Series A, B - Signatures: Pou & Ruckauf
ND (1998-2003)  16% P#347(2) - Series B - Signatures: Pou & Losada
ND (1998-2003)  11% P#347(3) - Series B, C - Signatures: Blejer & Maqueda
ND (1998-2003)  7% P#347(4) - Signatures: Pou & Álvarez

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this banknote. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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