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

20 Cruzeiros (1st edition; 2nd print; Valor Recebido) -  obverse20 Cruzeiros (1st edition; 2nd print; Valor Recebido) -  reverse

© Wilson Roberto Vasques Nunes

Features

Country Brazil
Period Republic of the United States of Brazil (1889-1967)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1955-1960
Value 20 Cruzeiros (20.00 BRZ)
Currency Cruzeiro (1942-1967)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 02-12-1967
References P# 160
  • 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 Manoel Deodoro da Fonseca (1st President of the Republic 1889 - 1891), flanked by the numerals 20.
Color: brown.

Lettering:
REPÚBLICA DOS ESTADOS ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL
SE PAGARÁ AO PORTADOR DESTA A QUANTIA DE
20 NO TESOURO NACIONAL 20
MARECHAL DEODORO DA FONSECA
DIRETOR
CAIXA DE AMORTIZAÇÃO
MINISTRO DA FAZENDA
VINTE CRUZEIROS
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 twenty Cruzeiros
in the National Treasury
Marshal Deodoro da Fonseca
Director of Amortization Fund
Finance Minister
Amount Received
Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited, London.

Reverse

In the center, the allegorical and pictorial representation of the Republic, a painting by Cadmo Fausto de Souza.
Color: brown.

Lettering:
20 REPÚBLICA DOS 20
PROCLAMAÇÃO DA REPÚBLICA
20 ESTADOS UNIDOS DO BRASIL 20
THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON.

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

Signatures

Claudionor de Souza Lemos (CSL) Director of the Amortization Fund
Eugênio Gudin Filho (EGF) 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

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Themes of this banknote
       
(1) Manoel Deodoro da Fonseca
 
      
(2) Allegory of the Proclamation of the Republic, by Cadmo Fausto de Souza

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 (1955)  CSL, EGF 50,000,000 50% P# 160a; Series #371 - 870
ND (1955)  CSL, EGF 0% P# 160as; Specimen
ND (1958)  CSL, LL 30,000,000 29% P# 160b; Series #871 - 1175
ND (1959)  AAR, LL 5,000,000 18% P# 160c; Series #1176 - 1225
ND (1959)  AAR, LL 0% P# 160cs; Specimen
ND (1960)  CAC, SPA 35,000,000 71% P# 160d; Series #1226 - 1575
ND (1960)  CAC, SPA 0% P# 160ds; 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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