5 Pesos Silver Certificate Issue

Features

Country Cuba
Issuing entity General Treasury of the Republic
Period First Republic (1902-1906, 1909-1959)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1934-1949
Value 5 Pesos (5 CUP)
Currency Cuban Peso (moneda nacional, 1914-date)
Composition Paper
Size 156 × 67 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 03-06-1953
References P# 70
  • 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

Portrait of Máximo Gómez at center.
Color: black, blue and orange.
Serial: red.
on left, red seal of the General Treasury.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE CUBA
CINCO
5 PESOS
MÁXIMO GÓMEZ
ESTE CERTIFICADO, CUYO VALOR EN PLATA ACUÑADA ESTÁ
DEPOSITADO EN LA TESORERÍA GENERAL DE LA REPÚBLICA,
SERÁ ACEPTADO SIN LIMITACIÓN DE PAGO DE LOS
IMPUESTOS DEL ESTADO LA PROVINCIA Y EL MUNICIPIO
CERTIFICADO DE PLATA

Translation:
Republic of Cuba
Five
5 Pesos
Máximo Gómez
This certificate, which value in minted silver is
stored on the General Treasury of the Republic,
will be accepted without limits of payment of the
taxes from the State, the Province and the Municipal.
Silver Ceritficate

Engravers: Bureau of Engraving, Printing (U.S.A.) - BEP

Reverse

Coat of arms at center
Color: orange.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE CUBA
CINCO PESOS
CERTIFICADO DE PLATA
ESTE CERTIFICADO ACREDITA QUE SU IMPORTE ESTÁ DEPOSITADO INTEGRAMENTE
EN MONEDAS DE PLATA DE A PESO, DEL CUÑO NACIONAL, EN LA
TESORERÍA GENERAL DE LA REPÚBLICA
A LA DISPOSICIÓN DEL TENEDOR DEL MISMO Y QUE LE SERÁ ETREGADO A SU DEMANDA.

Translation:
Republic of Cuba
Five Pesos
Silver Certificate
This Certificate provides that its amount is fully deposited
in silver coins of 1 peso, of the national currency, at the
General Treasury of the Republic
at the disposal of the bearer and will be delivered on his demand.

Comments

Printer: USBEP

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1934  P# 70a - Signatures: Manuel Despaigne Riverie & Carlos Mendieta Montefur
1936  P# 70b - Signatures: Ricardo Ponce de la Torre & José A. Barnet Vinageras
1936  P# 70c - (1936A) Signatures: Germán Walter del Rió & Miguel M. Gómez Arias
1938  P# 70d - Signatures: Manuel Giménez Lanier & Federico Laredo Bru
1943  P# 70e - Signatures: Eduardo Montouileu de la Torre & Fulgencio Batista Zaldívár
1945  P# 70f - Signatures: Manuel Fernandez Supervielle & Ramón Grau San Martín
1948  P# 70g - Signatures: Isauro Valdés Moreno & Ramón Grau San Martín
1949  P# 70h - Signatures: Antonio Prió Socarrás & Antonio Prió Socarrás

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