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5 Pesos Overprint on 500 Pesos

5 Pesos (Overprint on 500 Pesos) -  obverse5 Pesos (Overprint on 500 Pesos) -  reverse

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Features

Country Argentina
Period Federal Republic (1861-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1969-1971
Value 5 Pesos (5 ARL)
Currency Peso ley (1970-1983)
Composition Paper (Chalcographic)
Size 168 × 85 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 03-29-1978
References P# 283
  • 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

Blue color, portrait of Gen. José de San Martín on the right, over-print over the watermark, lettering in the middle.

Lettering:
5 PESOS LEY 18.188
Banco Central
de la
Republica Argentina
Quinientos Pesos
Moneda Nacional
500
Pesos

Translation:
5 PESOS LAW 18,188
central bank
of the
Argentinian republic
Five hundred pesos
National currency
500
Pesos

Reverse

Image of building on the left and center, watermark on the right.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA ARGENTINA
CASA GRAND BOURG
QUINIENTOS PESOS
500

Translation:
ARGENTINIAN REPUBLIC
Grand Bourg House
FIVE HUNDRED PESOS
500

Watermark

Portrait of Gral. San Martín, covered by the overprint on the obverse side only.

5 Pesos (Overprint on 500 Pesos) -  obverse

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Signatures

Egidio Iannella (EIᴳ) General Manager
Pedro E. Real (PRᴾ) President
Alfredo D. Mastropiero (ADMᴳ) General Manager
Egidio Iannella (EIᴾ) President

Comments

"Without Laws" NATIONAL CURRENCY

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1969)  EIᴳ, PRᴾ 50% Serie A
ND (1969-1971)  ADMᴳ, EIᴾ 75% Serie A

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