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5 Pesos Cebu

5 Pesos (Cebu) -  obverse5 Pesos (Cebu) -  reverse

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Features

Country Philippines
Period Commonwealth (1935-1946)
Type Local banknote
Year 1941
Value 5 Pesos (5)
Currency Peso (1857-1967)
Composition Paper
Size 154 × 67 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
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. 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.
P# S219
  • 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

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
1941-Dec-29  P#S216a Without watermark. Serial 1 to 45,000
1941-Dec-29  P#S216b Vertical bias bars as watermark. Serial # 45,000 and up
1941-Dec-29  P#S219

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