0.50 Pesetas Mont-ros

Features

Issuer Municipality of Mont-ros (Province of Lleida)
Period Second Republic (1936-1939)
Type Local banknote
Year 1937
Value 50 Centimos (0.50 ESP)
Currency Peseta (1936-1939)
Composition Paper (Thick paper or card stock)
Size 74 × 54 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
335909
References Turró# 1606
Antoni Turró i Martínez; 2007. Les Emissions Monetàries oficials de la Guerra Civil (1936-1939) / I: Andorra, Illes Balears i Catalunya (Generalitat I Locals) (1st Edition). Societat Catalana d’Estudis Numismàtics, Barcelona.

Obverse

Lettering and simple perimeter framing in red, coat of arms of Catalonia on the right

Script: Latin

Lettering:
Consell Municipal MONTROS
Val 0'50 Pessetes
De curs legal en aquesta localitat
2ª Emissió 1937.

Translation:
Municipal Council Montros
Voucher 0.50 Pesetas
Of legal course in this location
2nd Issue 1937.

Reverse

Face value in red, horizontal lines above and below, municipal stamp

Script: Latin

Lettering:
Val 0'50 pessetes
CONSELL MUNICIPAL - MONTROS

Translation:
Voucher 0.50 Pesetas
Municipal Council Montros

Printer

Imprenta Josep Güell, La Pobla de Segur, Spain

Comments

Local Spanish Civil War banknotes: Created by municipalities, cooperatives, unions and other organizations due to the scarcity of fiduciary currency in small purchases and exchanges during the Spanish Civil War.

Municipality: Mont-ros (Montros on banknote) - Province: Barcelona - Autonomous community: Catalonia

NOTE: Mont-ros, is a village in the municipality of Torre de Cabdella, in Pallars Jussà (Lleida); he was the head of the old municipality of Mont-ros before 1970.

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1937  500

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