500 Pesos

Features

Country Cuba
Issuing bank Central Bank of Cuba
Type Standard banknote
Years 2010-2018
Value 500 Pesos
500 CUP = 19 USD
Currency Cuban Peso (moneda nacional, 1914-date)
Composition Paper
Size 150 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 131,
  • 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.
TBB# 917
  • Owen W. Linzmayer; 2014. The Banknote Book / Volume 1. Abyssinia - French Sudan. Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom. ISBN 9781907427404 .
  • Owen W. Linzmayer; 2014. The Banknote Book / Volume 2. Gabon - Nicaragua. Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom. ISBN 9781907427411 .
  • Owen W. Linzmayer; 2014. The Banknote Book / Volume 3. Nigeria - Zimbabwe. Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom. ISBN 9781907427428 .

Obverse

Portrait of Ignacio Agramonte y Loynáz.

Lettering:
BANCO CENTRAL DE CUBA 500
QUINIENTOS
PESOS BCC
500

Translation:
Central Bank of Cuba
Five Hundred Pesos.

Reverse

(Constituent Assembly in Guáimaro, 10 April 1869) with Carlos Manuel de Céspedes and others gathered around a table with flags and portraits.

Lettering:
500 REPUBLICA DE CUBA
ASAMBLEA CONSTITUYENTE DE GUÁIMARO

Translation:
Republic of Cuba
Constituent Assembly of Guáimaro.

Watermark

Celia Sánchez Manduley and electrotype 500.

Comments

Issued by the Banco Central de Cuba (Central Bank of Cuba), and was issued into circulation on February 1, 2015.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2010  100% P-131/TBB 917. Issued note. Signature: Medina.
2018  0% (Not listed on Krause) Signature: Martinez

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