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50 Cruzeiros 1st edition; 2nd print; Valor Legal

Features

Country Brazil
Period Republic of the United States of Brazil (1889-1967)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1963
Value 50 Cruzeiros (50 BRZ)
Currency Cruzeiro (1942-1967)
Composition Paper
Size 157 × 67 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 02-12-1967
References P# 179
  • 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 Isabel Cristina Leopoldina Augusta Micaela Gabriela Rafaela Gonzaga de Bourbon-Duas Sicílias e Bragança (Princesa Isabel), flanked by the numerals 50.
Color: violet.

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA DOS ESTADOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
CINQÜENTA CRUZEIROS
50 TESOURO NACIONAL 50
PRINCESA ISABEL
DIRETOR
CAIXA DE AMORTIZAÇÃO
MINISTRO DA FAZENDA
VALOR LEGAL
THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON.

Translation:
Republic of United States of Brazil
National Treasury
Princess Isabel
Director of Amortization Fund
Finance Minister
Legal Amount
Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited, London.

Reverse

In the center, the allegorical representation of the Aurea Law, a painting by Cadmo Fausto de Sousa
Color: violet.

Lettering:
50 REPÚBLICA DOS 50
LEI AUREA
50 ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL 50
THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON.

Translation:
Republic of United States of Brazil
Aurea Law
Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited, London.

Signatures

Reginaldo Fernandes Nunes (RFN) Director of the Amortization Fund
Miguel Calmon du Pin e Almeida Sobrinho (MCP) Finance Minister

Comments

Specimen
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Specimen note sample

Themes of this banknote
       
(1) Princess Isabel
 
      
(2) Allegory of the Aurea Law, by Cadmo Fausto de Souza

       
(3) Detail of "Valor Recebido" (Amount Received)

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 (1963)  RFN, MCP 20,000,000 95% P# 179; Series #586 - 785
ND (1963)  RFN, MCP 5% P# 179s; Specimen

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this banknote. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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