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Object Name Money, Paper
Common Name Currency
Catalog Number 1960.23
Maker American Bank Note Company
Date ca. 1950
Material(s) Paper/Ink
Dimensions H-2.625 W-6.125 inches
Description This is a Banco de Mexico one peso note, "26-VII-50," "Serie CL". It is printed in dark green ink on white paper with red and blue overprint. The serial number is X946730, and is printed in red ink on both sides of the central image near the top. The central image is the Aztec calendar. The reverse is printed in red and features a monument with an angel on the top. The makers mark "AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY" is printed on both sides.
Collection Ernest Jones Collection
Subjects Money
Bank notes
Bank note vignettes
Search Terms Mexico
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS