1 Peso

1 Peso -  obverse1 Peso -  reverse

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Features

Country Argentina
Period Federal Republic (1861-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1908-1935
Value 1 Peso (1 ARM)
Currency Peso moneda nacional (1881-1969)
Composition Paper
Size 130 × 65 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 287188
Numista (https://numista.com)
References P# 243
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

Blue print on pink paper
Statue of Progress with torch in hand and the Argentine coat of arms to her right.
Serial number and series letter appear in red at right.

Series letter appears in black to the right of the rectangular watermark pane and - in some instances - it is repeated below it as well.

Lettering:
Repuplica Argentina
La Nación
Pagará al portador y a la vista
Un Peso
Moneda Nacional

LEY DE 20 DE SEPTIEMBRE DE 1897
CAJA DE CONVERSION

Translation:
The Republic of Argentina
The Nation will pay one peso national currency to the bearer on sight.

Law of the 20th of September 1897.
Conversion Cash (conversion currency)

Reverse

Green print on pink paper.
The "RA" logo (Republica Argentina) appears at left.
The Argentine coat of arms appears to the right of the watermark pane.

Fine-print repeating "REPUBLICA ARGENTINA" within the bordered area.

Lettering:
REPUBLICA ARGENTINA

UN PESO

Translation:
Republic of Argentina

One Peso

Watermark

The note has two watermarks:
RA (Republica Argentina), and
1 PESO

1 Peso -  obverse

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Signatures

José M. Rubio (JR) Secretary
José Maria Rosa (JMR) President
Luis Ortiz Basualdo (LOB)
Pastor Senillosa (PS)
Alberto Meyer Arana (AMA) Secretary
Luis Ortiz Basualdo (LOBᴾ) President
Placido Marín (PMᴾ) President
Ernesto Mallea Gil (EMGi) Secretary
Alberto Castex (AC) President
Nicolas A. Avellaneda (NAA) President
Ernesto Mignaquy (EMi) President
Julio A. Rosa (JAR) President

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1908)  JR, JMR 1 Serie A
ND (1908-1910)  JR, LOB 2 Serie A
ND (1910-1911)  JR, PS 3 Serie A
ND (1912-1920)  AMA, LOBᴾ 4 Series A, B
ND (1920-1924)  AMA, PMᴾ 5 Series B, C
ND (1924-1930)  EMGi, AC 6 Series C, D, E
ND (1931)  EMGi, NAA 7 Serie E
ND (1932-1934)  EMGi, EMi 8 Series E, F
ND (1935)  EMGi, JAR 9 Serie F

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