50 Pesos

Features

Country Argentina
Period Federal Republic (1861-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1936-1943
Value 50 Pesos (50 ARM)
Currency Peso moneda nacional (1881-1969)
Size 173 × 83 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 07-01-1975
Number N# 262639
Numista (https://numista.com)
References P# 254
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

Effigy of progress (a seated woman representing the republic who rests her right hand on a plate with the Argentine coat of arms while holding a lit torch with her left).

Lettering:
El Banco Central
De La República Argentina
pagará al portador y a la vista
50 PESOS
Moneda Nacional
LEY No. 12155 DEL 28 DE MARZO DE 1935

Translation:
The Central Bank
From the Argentine Republic
will pay the bearer and at sight
50 PESOS
National currency
LAW No. 12155 OF MARCH 28, 1935

Designer: Louis-Eugène Mouchon (attributed)

Reverse

Blue design on greenish paper showing the Argentine coat of arms, texts and a representation of laurels as the predominant theme.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA ARGENTINA
50 PESOS

Translation:
ARGENTINE REPUBLIC
50 PESOS

Signatures

Raúl Prebisch (RPr) General Manager
Ernesto Bosch (EB) President

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1936-1943)  RPr, EB Serie D

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