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10 Cruzeiros 1st edition; 2nd print; Valor Recebido

Features

Country Brazil
Period Republic of the United States of Brazil (1889-1967)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1953-1960
Value 10 Cruzeiros (10.00 BRZ)
Currency Cruzeiro (1942-1967)
Composition Paper
Size 155 × 65 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 02-12-1967
References P# 159
  • 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

In the center, wrapped in a decorated frame, the portrait of Getúlio Dornelles Vargas (President of the Republic 1930 - 1945 / 1951 - 1954), flanked by the numerals 10.
Color: green.

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
SE PAGARÁ AO PORTADOR DESTA A QUANTIA DE
10 NO TESOURO NACIONAL 10
DEZ CRUZEIROS
GETULIO VARGAS
VALOR RECEBIDO
THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON.

Translation:
Republic of United States of Brazil
will be paid to the carrier of this amount of
Ten Cruzeiros
in the National Treasury
10 10
Getulio Vargas
Amount Received
Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited, London.

Reverse

Allegory National unit, representing the steel industry.
Color: green.

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA DOS
10 10
UNIDADE NACIONAL
10 10
ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON.

Translation:
10 10
Republic of United States of Brazil
National Unit
10 10
Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited, London.

Signatures

Claudionor de Souza Lemos (CSL) Director of the Amortization Fund
Horácio Lafer (HL) Finance Minister
Osvaldo Euclides de Sousa Aranha (OES) Finance Minister
José Maria Alkmin (JMA) Finance Minister
Lucas Lopes (LL) Finance Minister
Alfonso Almiro Ribeiro da Costa Júnior (AAR) Director of the Amortization Fund
Carlos Augusto Carrilho (CAC) Director of the Amortization Fund
Sebastião Paes de Almeida (SPA) Finance Minister

Comments

Specimen
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Specimen note image (P# 135s)

Themes of this banknote
       
(1) Getúlio Dornelles Vargas
 
      
(2) National Unit by American Bank Note Company

Notes

more... Federative Republic of Brazil and Cruzeiro (Cr$)

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Date Signatures No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1953)  CSL, HL 30,000,000 38% P# 159a; Series #436 - 735
ND (1954)  CSL, OES 50,000,000 20% P# 159b; Series #736 - 1235
ND (1954)  CSL, OES 3% P# 159s; Specimen
ND (1956)  CSL, JMA 20,000,000 28% P# 159c; Series #1236 - 1435
ND (1958)  CSL, LL 25,000,000 22% P# 159d; Series #1436 - 1685
ND (1959)  AAR, LL 20,000,000 27% P# 159e; Series #1686 - 1885
ND (1960)  CAC, SPA 47,000,000 45% P# 159f; Series #1886 - 2355

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