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10 Escudos, Portuguese Guinea, 1937

10 Escudos, Portuguese Guinea, 1937

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 10 escudo note
Portuguese Guinea, present day Guinea-Bissau, 1937
Obverse Image: João Teixeira Pinto at left.
Obverse Text: 10 / BANCO NACIONAL ULTRAMARINO / DECRETO NO. 17,154 / GM. 237,049 / GUINE PORTUGUESA / DEZ ESCUDOS / LISBOA, 14 DE SETEMBRO DE 1937. / JOAO TEIXEIRA PINTO / O ADMINISTRADOR / O PRESIDENTE DO CONSELHO ADMINISTRATIVO
Reverse Image: Woman seated on an anchor, ship behind.
Reverse Text: PAGAVEL NA COLONIA DA GUINE / BANCO NACIONAL ULTRAMARINO / 10 / BRADBURY, WILKINSON & CO. LD. GRAVADORES, LONDRES.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1937
place used
Guinea-Bissau
Portuguese Guinea
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.3 cm x 12.4 cm x.01 cm; 2 7/8 in x 4 7/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU60040.07
serial number
237049
catalog number
NU60040.07
accession number
222036
Credit Line
Catherine Bullowa
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Data Source
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