1000 Escudos

1000 Escudos -  obverse1000 Escudos -  reverse

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Features

Country Chile
Period Republic (1818-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1973-1975
Value 1000 Escudos (1000)
Currency Escudo (1960-1975)
Composition Paper
Size 145 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 224943
Numista (https://numista.com)
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.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

José Miguel Carrera

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

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 (1973-1975)  36% Signatures: Matus & Trucco
ND (1973-1975)  72% Signaturess: Cano & Molina

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