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10 000 Cruzeiros 1st edition; 1st print

10 000 Cruzeiros (1st edition; 1st print) -  obverse10 000 Cruzeiros (1st edition; 1st print) -  reverse

© Wilson Roberto Vasques Nunes

Features

Country Brazil
Period Republic of the United States of Brazil (1889-1967)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1966
Value 10000 Cruzeiros (10000 BRZ)
Currency Cruzeiro (1942-1967)
Composition Paper
Size 164 × 72 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 02-12-1967
References P# 182B
  • 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

Dark grey on polychrome chalcography and offset.
On the right, the figure of Alberto Santos Dumont (1873-1932).
Above couplet "REPÚBLICA DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL" (Republic of the United States of Brazil).
Below the inscription "DEZ MIL CRUZEIROS / VALOR LEGAL" (Five Thousand Cruzeiros / Legal Amount), topped by the value in figures and the writing "BANCO CENTRAL" (Central Bank).
On the left, serial number (above), the sequence number (center) and signature of Presidente of the Central Bank (below).
On the right, the sequence number (above), serial number (center) and signature of Finance Minister (below).

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
10000 10000
BANCO CENTRAL
10000
10000
10000
DEZ MIL CRUZEIROS
VALOR LEGAL
PRESIDENTE DO BANCO CENTRAL
MINISTRO DA FAZENDA
SANTOS-DUMONT
10000 10000
AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Translation:
Republic of the United States of Brazil
Central Bank
Ten Thousand Cruzeiros
Legal Amount
President of the Central Bank
Finance Minister
Santos-Dumont
American Bank Note Company.

Engraver: American Bank Note Company

Designer: American Bank Note Company

Reverse

Blue in calcography.
Value in figures between decorations, and on the right, panel with a view of the 14 Bis in flight (Paris, 1906) among the "REPÚBLICA DOS / ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL" (Republic of the / United States of Brazil).

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA DOS
10000
10000
10000
14-BIS
ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

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

Engraver: American Bank Note Company

Designer: American Bank Note Company

Signatures

Dênio Chagas Nogueira (DCN) President of the Central Bank of Brazil
Otávio Gouveia de Bulhões (OGBᴾ) President of the National Monetary Council

Comments

Specimens

Specimen note sample (P# 182Bs1)

Themes of this banknote
       
(1) Alberto Santos Dumont (1873-1932)

      
(2) Flight of the 14-Bis on October 23, 1906 in the Bagatelle Gamefield, Paris. See the video

Notes
There is no indication of print


more... Republic of the United States of Brazil and Cruzeiro (Cr$)

Legislation
Decree law 1 of December 1, 1964

See also

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Date Signatures No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1966)  DCN, OGBᴾ 49,300,000 93% P# 182Ba; Series #1 - 493
ND (1966)  DCN, OGBᴾ 3,000,000 29% P# 182Bb; Series #561 - 590; Signatures: Dênio Nogueira & Octávio Gouvêa de Bulhões
ND (1966)  DCN, OGBᴾ 7% P# 182Bs1; Specimen (Modelo)
ND (1966)  DCN, OGBᴾ 0% P# 182Bs2; Specimen

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