1992 Bank of Spain One Thousand Banknote Pesetas 500th Anniversary of Discovery of America Pick Number 163 Beautiful Crisp Uncirculated
Description: A beautiful crisp uncirculated banknote issued by The Bank of Spain. This is the 12 October 1992 one thousand Pesetas currency note. This banknote was issues to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the discovery of America by Spain. The banknote is dark green, purple, and red-brown on multicolored under print, It depicts the image of Hernan Cortes at the right of the front. It also has the image of an Aztec in brown in the center of the front. The reverse has the vertical format and shows the image of Francisco Pizarro with the image of a building below him. Both the front and back have the words BANCO DE ESPANA along the edge. The front has three signatures, the date, serial number and the denomination, the back shows only the denomination. This particular note has the serial number 6220998, which is shown in black on the front. The banknote has a watermark depicting the image of Pizarro and a segmented security thread left of center. Please carefully review the scan as it is part and parcel of our description.
Date: 12 October 1992.
Size: The banknote measures ~5 1/8" by ~2 9/16".
Pick Number: P 163.
Condition: For international buyers, please note that on January 20, 2018 the new US postal rates for overseas shipping went into effect for first class shipments, which we are unable to change. Additional charges will be incurred depending on the value of the item. I would grade this banknote as a crisp uncirculated note with all the details being very well preserved. The note has no folds, no wrinkling but retains quite a bit of its original crispiness and stiffness. The corners are intact and fully squared. The edges are intact and have no observable roughness. The note is clean, with no pinholes, no graffiti, no stains, and no splits or tears. This is a very attractive note, clean and bright with vivid colors, which would make a great addition to your collection. Please see photos for additional condition information.