Nicaragua - The Land of Lakes and Volcanoes
5 Cordobas Decreto 27.4.1972 P122

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Note Description: Nicaragua, Banco Central
5 Córdobas 1972
Grade: 66 EPQ
Country: NIC
Note Number: NIC122
- Printer: TDLR
Certification #: 1821155-027  
Owner: Love Collection
Sets Competing: Nicaragua - The Land of Lakes and Volcanoes  Score: 76
Nicaragua- Thomas de la Rue Set  Score: 76
Date Added: 4/3/2019
Research: See PMG's Census Report for this Note

Owner's Description

These banknotes of Cinco (5) Córdobas were issued under two separate decrees.
The first the Executive Decree 73-MEIC approved on the 27th of April 1972 authorised the issuance of a new Series C banknotes. For the 5 Córdobas there was 7,000,000 banknotes authorised with a total face value of C$35,000,000

These notes feature a light green background with the effigy of Cacique Nicarao on the obverse and a trabajador (worker) on the reverse. The serial number commence with 0000001 until completion (7000000).

There was a second Executive Decree 76-MEIC approved on the 13th of March 1974 that authorised a further issuance of another 10,000,000 Cinco Córdobas banknotes with a total face value of C$50,000,000

These banknotes will continue from the original first issuance of serial numbers from 7000001 - through to completion (17000000). This has created a variety of both seven & eight digit serial numbers.

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