5 Pesos

5 Pesos -  obverse5 Pesos -  reverse

Obverse © Coinman48

Features

Country Province of Cebu
Issuing bank Philippine National Bank, Cebu Branch
Type Local banknote
Year 1941
Value 5 Pesos (5)
Currency Peso (notgeld, 1941-1945)
Composition Paper
Size 154 × 67 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 221500
Numista (https://numista.com)
References P# S216,
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.
P# S219
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.

Obverse

Bank seal at right, with presidential authorization at left

Lettering:
FIVE PESOS
PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK
EMERGCENCY CIRCULATING NOTE OF 1941
THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK WLL PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND
FIVE PESOS
IN LAWFULL CURRENCY
FIVE PESOS

Reverse

Lettering:
FIVE PESOS
PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK
CEBU CITY PHILIPPINES DECEMBER 29, 1941
EMERGENCY CIRCULATING NOTE OF 1941
FIVE PESOS

Watermark

Vertical bars

Comments

P#S216 is an official emergency circulating note. Serial 1 to 180,000
P#S219 is a Cebu guerilla issue. Serial 180,001 to 20,000

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1941-Dec-29  60% P#S216a Without watermark. Serial 1 to 45,000
1941-Dec-29  40% P#S216b Vertical bias bars as watermark. Serial # 45,000 and up
1941-Dec-29  0% P#S219

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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