My nearly forgotten portuguese banknote collection, all issued before the removal from circulation and the introduction of the Euro, in 2002.
The portuguese "escudos" were in circulation since 1911.
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Saturday, November 19, 2011
50 Escudos - Queen Santa Isabel - 1964
The uncirculated portuguese Banknote depicted in the image is illustrated withthe portrait of Santa Isabel (Queen of Portugal and the Algarves during 1777-1816), in reddish-brown colors. In the reverse, an old engraving representing the city of Coimbra, with one large ornate circular arms.
Issuing number: 130.383.000
First issue: 1964, February, 28 Second issue: 1965,June, 21 Third and lastissue: 1979, May, 11 Recalled: 1987