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1000 Escudos

1000 Escudos -  obverse1000 Escudos -  reverse

© lgalvezp

Features

Country Chile
Type Standard banknote
Value 1000 Escudos (1000)
Currency Escudo (1960-1975)
Composition Paper
Size 145 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 146
  • 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

José Miguel Carrera (de una litografía por Narcisse Desmadryl), azul violáceo
Purple and violet on multicolor underprint. Jose Miguel Carrera at left. 2 signature varieties. Series A; B

Lettering:
BANCO CENTRAL DE CHILE
MIL ESCUDOS
"HA LLEGADO LA INDEPENDENCIA AMERICANA, NADIE PUEDE EVITARLA" CARRERA.
CASA DE MONEDA DE CHILE

Translation:
CENTRAL BANK OF CHILE
THOUSAND ESCUDOS
"AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE HAS ARRIVED, NO ONE CAN AVOID IT" CARRERA.
CHILE'S COIN HOUSE

Reverse

Patio de casa colonial y poema de Neruda, azul violáceo.
Backyard of the colonial house of the Carrera family at center right.
Neruda's poem at the bottom

Lettering:
BANCO CENTRAL DE CHILE
MIL ESCUDOS
"Dijiste libertad antes que nadie
cuando el susurro iba de piedra en piedra,
escondidos en los patios, humillado" Canto General
CASA DE LOS CARRERA

Translation:
CENTRAL BANK OF CHILE
THOUSAND ESCUDOS
"You said freedom before anyone else
when the whisper went from stone to stone,
hidden in the courtyards, humiliated " Canto General
CARRERA'S HOUSE

Watermark

D. Diego Portales

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND  60% Signature : Matus - Trucco
ND  60% Signatures : Cano - Molina

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