500 Forint Interest Paying Legal Tender Treasury Bill


Issuer Hungary
Issuing entity Pénzügyminisztérium (Ministry of Finance)
Period War of Independence (1848-1849)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1848
Value 500 Forint
Currency Austro-Hungarian forint (1754-1857)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 217135
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# S103
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.


Printer: Landerer & Heckenast, Pest

Kamatos utalvány (Interest paying legal tender treasury bill)
As the Austrian government refused to send funds to the insurrectionist Hungarian government, Lajos Kossuth as the Minister of Finance arranged for various monetary issues.

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