5 Escudos

Features

Country Cape Verde
Period Portuguese colony (1462-1951)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1921
Value 5 Escudos (5 CVE)
Currency Escudo (1914-date)
Composition Paper
Size 150 × 91 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 33
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

Francisco de Oliveira Chamiço at left, seal at right, arms at lower centre. Black overprint CINCO ESCUDOS

Lettering:
Banco Nacional Ultramarino
Provincia de Cabo Verde
Cinco Escudos
Pagavel nas dependencias da provincia de Cabo Verde

Reverse

Woman and sailing ship at centre

Lettering:
Pagavel nas dependencias da provincia de Cabo Verde
Banco Nacional Ultramarino
5

Comments

Overprint on Cape Verde P-32

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1921-Jan-1 

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