Philippe Simon's Collection

PORTUGAL, 500 Escudos, 11/09/1997

Banknote details

Denomination 500 Escudos
Date 11/09/1997
Serial number 76A367533
Grade EF+
Catalog number 187b(6)
Comment signatures: António José Fernandes de Sousa & Carlos Alberto de Oliveira Cruz Obverse: João de Barros (1496 – 20 October 1570), called the Portuguese Livy, is one of the first great Portuguese historians, most famous for his Décadas da Ásia ("Decades of Asia"), a history of the Portuguese in India, Asia, and southeast Africa. "Discoveries". Reverse : Allegorical scene (Portuguese discoveries).
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