500 Pesos "Anchos"


Issuer Mexico
Issuing bank Bank of Mexico (Banco de México)
Period United Mexican States/Mexican Republic (1823-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1925-1934
Value 500 Pesos (500 MXP)
Currency Peso (1863-1992)
Composition Paper
Size 180 × 83 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 308412
References P# 26
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.


Black on multicolor underprint. Female figure seated at
center (Allegory of electricity)

Lettering: Banco de Mexico pagará quinientos pesos a la vista al portador en efectivo

Translation: Bank of Mexico will pay five-hundred pesos in cash to the bearer on demand


Predominant Blue. Statue of Victory (Angel de la Independencia)in Mexico City at center.

Lettering: Quinientos Pesos Banco de Mexico

Translation: Five-hundred Pesos Bank of Mexico


No watermark


American Banknote Corporation (American Bank Note Company), Ottawa,New York, United States (1795-date)

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1925-Sep-01  Series A
1931-Aug-01  Series C
1932-Apr-30  Series D
1932-Jun-22  Series E
1933-Jan-18  Series F
1933-Aug-09  Series G
1934-Mar-07  Series H

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