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5000 Pesos

5000 Pesos -  obverse5000 Pesos -  reverse

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Features

Country Colombia
Type Standard banknote
Years 1994-1995
Value 5000 Pesos (5000 COP)
Currency Peso decimalized (1847-date)
Composition Paper
Size 140 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 440
  • 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

On the left, a large portrait of Rafael Nuñez and next to him a small image of a church (Ermita del Cabrero). On the lower part of the note, below Nunez portrait, the serial number, in red bold numbers.
Lettering is in the middle and on the right side of the note, the watermark, upon which the serial number is printed with (thin) black numbers.

Lettering:
BANCO DE LA REPUBLICA
CINCO MIL PESOS
SANTA FE DE BOGOTA , 3 DE ENERO DE 1994
COLOMBIA

Reverse

Statue of Miguel Antonio Caro with his signature below and, on the left, a list of the states that made up the United States of Colombia.

Lettering:
Estados Unidos
de Colombia
1863 - 1886
Antioquia
Bolívar
Boyacá
Cauca
Cundinamarca
Magdalena
Panamá
Santander
Tolima
CINCO MIL PESOS

Watermark

Portrait of Rafael Núñez

5000 Pesos -  obverse

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Comments

Rafael Núñez (1825 – 1894) was a Colombian author, lawyer, journalist and politician, who was elected president of Colombia in 1880 and in 1884.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rafael_N%C3%BA%C3%B1ez_(politician)

Miguel Antonio Caro (1845 – 1909) was a Colombian scholar, poet, journalist, philosopher, orator, philologist, lawyer, and politician. Elected president of Colombia in 1892.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miguel_Antonio_Caro

The note has 2 security threads.
Printer: IMPRENTA DE BILLETES - SANTA FE DE BOGOTA

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1994-Jan-3 
1994-Jul-4 
1995-Jan-2 

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