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20 Colones

Features

Country Costa Rica
Type Standard banknote
Years 1962-1983
Value 20 Colones
20 CRC = 0.033 USD
Currency Colón (1896-date)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
References P# 238
  • 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

C.G. Viquez at left,bidgs and trees at right

Lettering:
VEINTE COLONES
BANCO CENTRAL DE COSTA RICA

Reverse

Allegorical scene on back

Lettering: BANCO CENTRAL DE COSTA RICA

Comments

An error on P-238b.5: the birthplace of Viquez misspelled as "Barba".

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND  P#238s2: Without security strip
1962-Jul-10  P#238a: With security strip
1972-Sep-6  P#238a: With security strip
1972-Nov-13  P#238b: With security strip
1972-Dec-13  P#238b: With security strip
1973-Jul-11  P#238b: With security strip
1974-Jun-12  P#238b: With security strip
1975-Jun-9  P#238b: With security strip
1976-May-4  P#238b: With security strip
1977-Apr-26  P#238b: With security strip
1978-Jun-1  P#238c: With security strip
1978-Jun-1  P#238s1: With security strip
1979-Apr-30  P#238c: With security strip
1979-Aug-30  P#238c: With security strip
1980-Mar-18  P#238c: With security strip
1980-Aug-28  P#238c: With security strip
1981-Apr-2  P#238c: With security strip
1981-Dec-2  P#238c: With security strip
1981-Dec-24  P#238c: With security strip
1982-May-18  P#238c: With security strip
1982-Jul-8  P#238c: With security strip
1982-Nov-4  P#238c: With security strip
1983-Apr-7  P#238c: With security strip

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