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50 Reais 1st family

50 Reais (1st family) -  obverse50 Reais (1st family) -  reverse

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Features

Country Brazil
Period Federative Republic of Brazil (1967-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1994-2009
Value 50 Reais
50.00 BRL = 8.83 USD
Currency Real (1994-date)
Composition Paper
Size 140 × 65 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 246
  • 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

Symbolic effigy of the Republic, interpreted in the form of sculpture.
Left, tactile mark with three zeros, for the visually impaired.

Lettering:
BANCO CENTRAL DO BRASIL 50
00
0
DEUS SEJA LOUVADO
MINISTRO DA FAZENDA
PRESIDENTE DO
BANCO CENTRAL DO BRASIL
50
REAIS

Translation:
Brazilian Central Bank 50
00
0
God be praised
Finance Minister
President of the Brazilian Central Bank
50 Reais

Reverse

Figure of a Jaguar (Panthera onca), known and beautiful big cat, threatened with extinction, but still found mainly in the Amazon and Pantanal Matogrossense.

Lettering:
50
50 ONÇA PINTADA
CINQÜENTA REAIS
CASA DA MOEDA DO BRASIL

Translation:
50
50 Jaguar
Fifty Reais
Brazilian Mint

Watermark

Effigy of the Republic

50 Reais (1st family) -  obverse

© Wilson Roberto Vasques Nunes

Signatures

Fernando Henrique Cardoso (FHC) Finance Minister
Pedro Sampaio Malan (PSMᴾ) President of the Central Bank of Brazil
Rubens Ricupero (RR) Finance Minister
Pedro Sampaio Malan (PSMᴹ) Finance Minister
Pérsio Arida (PA) President of the Central Bank of Brazil
Gustavo Jorge Laboissière Loyola (GJL) President of the Central Bank of Brazil
Gustavo Henrique de Barroso Franco (GBF) President of the Central Bank of Brazil
Armínio Fraga Neto (AFN) President of the Central Bank of Brazil
Antonio Palocci Filho (APF) Finance Minister
Henrique de Campos Meirelles (HCMᴾ) President of the Central Bank of Brazil
Guido Mantega (GM¹) Finance Minister
Guido Mantega (GM²) Finance Minister

Comments

Curiosity
(1) Effigy of the Republic

(2) Jaguar (Panthera onca)
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Mistakes

Blurred numbering, between ✻ (rare)
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1999 - P # 246j - series #5855 and #6563 - 6569 BA: Stamp error (first instead of second).
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Notes

more... Federative Republic of Brazil and Real (R$)
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Clarifications on Print, Series and Sequential Number
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The series P# 246b was printed by François Charles Oberthur (France) FCO
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Tactile mark for the visually impaired
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Specimen note sample

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Date Signatures No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1994)  FHC, PSMᴾ 124,900,000 P# 246a; Series #0001 - 1249 AA; Without "DEUS SEJA LOUVADO"
ND (1994)  FHC, PSMᴾ 100,000 P# 246ar; Series #0211 AA; Replacement (without ✻)
ND (1994)  FHC, PSMᴾ 40,000,000 P# 246b; Series #0001 - 0400 AB; FCO (rare; see comments)
ND (1994)  RR, PSMᴾ 8,900,000 P# 246c; Series #1250 - 1338 AA; Without "DEUS SEJA LOUVADO"
ND (1994)  RR, PSMᴾ 10,000,000 P# 246d; Series #1339 - 1438 AA; With "DEUS SEJA LOUVADO"
ND (1994)  PSMᴹ, PA 19,800,000 P# 246e; Series #1439 - 1636 AA
ND (1994)  PSMᴹ, PA 100,000 P# 246er; Series #1450 AA; Replacement (without ✻)
ND (1994)  FHC, PSMᴾ P# 246s1; Specimen (MODELO / SEM VALOR)
ND (1994)  RR, PSMᴾ P# 246s2; Specimen (MODELO / SEM VALOR); With "DEUS SEJA LOUVADO"
ND (1995)  PSMᴹ, GJL 676,900,000 P# 246f; Series #1637 - 8405 AA
ND (1995)  PSMᴹ, GJL 200,000 P# 246fr; Series #3045 and #5144 and #6621 AA; Replacement (without ✻)
ND (1998)  PSMᴹ, GBF 159,400,000 P# 246g; Series #8406 - 9999 AA
ND (1998)  PSMᴹ, GBF 200,000 P# 246gr; Series #8836 and #9476 AA; Replacement (without ✻)
ND (1998)  PSMᴹ, GBF 100,400,000 P# 246h; Series #0001 - 1004 BA
ND (1998)  PSMᴹ, GBF 100,000 P# 246hr; Series #1081 BA; Replacement (without ✻)
ND (1999)  PSMᴹ, AFN 47,900,000 P# 246i; Series #1005 - 1483 BA
ND (1999)  PSMᴹ, AFN 757,400,000 P# 246j; Series #1484 - 9057 BA
ND (1999)  PSMᴹ, AFN 800,000 P# 246j(*); Series #5855 and #6563 - 6569 BA; Stamp error - first instead of second (error) (see comments)
ND (2003)  APF, HCMᴾ P# 246(*); Blurred numbering, between ✻ (rare) (see comments)
ND (2003)  APF, HCMᴾ 94,200,000 P# 246k; Series #9058 - 9999 BA
ND (2003)  APF, HCMᴾ 834,200,000 P# 246l; Series #0001 - 8342 CA
ND (2006)  GM¹, HCMᴾ 165,700,000 P# 246m; Series #8343 - 9999 CA
ND (2006)  GM¹, HCMᴾ 249,200,000 P# 246n; Series #0001 - 2492 DA
ND (2007)  GM², HCMᴾ 750,700,000 P# 246o; Series #2493 - 9999 DA
ND (2009)  GM², HCMᴾ 710,100,000 P# 246p; Series #0001 - 7101 EA; Signatures: Mantega & Meirelles

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