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1 Cruzeiro Novo overprint on 1 000 Cruzeiros i.e. P# 173

1 Cruzeiro Novo (overprint on 1 000 Cruzeiros i.e. P# 173) -  obverse1 Cruzeiro Novo (overprint on 1 000 Cruzeiros i.e. P# 173) -  reverse

© Wilson Roberto Vasques Nunes

Features

Country Brazil
Period Republic of the United States of Brazil (1889-1967)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1966-1967
Value 1 Cruzeiro Novo (1.00 BRB)
Currency Cruzeiro novo (1967-1986)
Composition Paper
Size 157 × 67 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 05-14-1970
References P# 187
  • 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

Blue on polychrome chalcography and offset.
In the center, oval medallion with the figure of Pedro Alvares Cabral (1467/68-1520), discoverer of Brazil.
Above couplet "REPÚBLICA DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL" (Republic of the United States of Brazil).
Below the inscription "MIL CRUZEIROS / VALOR LEGAL" (One Thousand Cruzeiros / Legal Amount).
On the left, print number, serial number (above), the sequence number (center) and signature of Director of the Amortization Fund (below).
On the right, the sequence number (above), print number, serial number (center) and signature of Finance Minister (below).
Printed on the banknote, round stamp with the words "- BANCO CENTRAL - / 1 / CRUZEIRO / NOVO".

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
1000 1000
TESOURO NACIONAL
1000 1000 1000 1000
- BANCO CENTRAL -
1
CRUZEIRO
NOVO
DIRETOR
CAIXA DE AMORTIZAÇÃO
MINISTRO DA FAZENDA
PEDRO ALVARES CABRAL
1000 1000
MIL CRUZEIROS
VALOR LEGAL
AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Translation:
Republic of the United States of Brazil
National Treasury
Central Bank 1 Cruzeiro Novo
Director of the Amortization Fund
Finance Minister
Pedro Alvares Cabral
One Thousand Cruzeiros
Legal Amount
American Bank Note Company.

Engraver: American Bank Note Company

Designer: American Bank Note Company

Reverse

Orange in calcography.
Reproduction of the painting "Primeira missa no Brasil" (First mass in Brazil), 1860, by Victor Meirelles (1832-1903) on the caption "PRIMEIRA MISSA" (First mass), between the label "REPUBLICA DOS / ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL" (Republic of the / United States of Brazil).

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA DOS
1000 1000
1000 1000
1000 1000
PRIMEIRA MISSA
ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY.

Translation:
Republic of the
First mass
United States of Brazil
American Bank Note Company.

Engraver: American Bank Note Company

Designer: American Bank Note Company

Signatures

Sérgio Augusto Ribeiro (SAR) Director of the Amortization Fund
Otávio Gouveia de Bulhões (OGBᴾ) President of the National Monetary Council
Dênio Chagas Nogueira (DCN) President of the Central Bank of Brazil

Comments

Specimens

Specimen note sample (P# 187bs)

Themes of this banknote
       
(1) Pedro Álvares Cabral (1467/68-1520), discoverer of Brazil
 
      
(2) Painting "Primeira missa no Brasil" (First mass in Brazil) of 1860, by Victor Meirelles de Lima (1832-1903)

       
(3) Round stamp

Notes
National Treasury banknote harnessed by the Central Bank.

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

Legislation
Decree law 1 of November 13, 1965

See also

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1966)  SAR, OGBᴾ 21% P# 187a; Series #3831 - 3930
ND (1966)  SAR, OGBᴾ 3% P# 187as1; Specimen
ND (1966)  SAR, OGBᴾ 0% P# 187as2; Specimen (without stamp)
ND (1967)  DCN, OGBᴾ 5.62 87% P# 187b; Series #3931 - 4830
ND (1967)  DCN, OGBᴾ 5% P# 187bs; Specimen

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