0.50 Quetzal

0.50 Quetzal -  obverse0.50 Quetzal -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Guatemala
Type Standard banknote
Years 1983-1989
Value 0.50 Quetzal
0.50 GTQ = USD 0.06
Currency Quetzal (1925-date)
Composition Paper
Size 156 × 68 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 204045
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 65
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Stone image of Tecun Uman on the right, in front of a pyramid temple; on the left, a color image of a quetzal, the national bird of Guatemala and namesake for its currency.

Lettering:
BANCO DE GUATEMALA
GUATEMALA, CENTRO AMERICA
CINCUENTA
CENTAVOS DE QUETZAL
Q0.50

Reverse

Image of the main Temple at Tikal archeological site in northern Guatemala

Lettering:
BANCO DE GUATEMALA
CINCUENTA CENTAVOS
DE QUETZAL

TEMPLO DE TIKAL

Watermark

Head image of Tecun Uman

0.50 Quetzal -  obverse

© RuibaiK (CC BY-NC)

Comments

Printer: Giesecke & Devrient (Munich, Germany) - G&D

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1983  6% P#65a.1 06.01.1983
1983  4% P#65a.2 30.12.1983
1985  6% P#65a.3 09.01.1985
1986  16% P#65a.4 03.01.1986
1987  7% P#65a.5a 07.01.1987
1987  0% P#65a.5b 07.01.1987 (different signature than P#65a.5a)
1988  $ 3.35 35% P#65a.6 06.01.1988
1989  $ 2.57 35% P#65a.7 04.01.1989

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