Banknote Index


Country Portugal
Authority Banco de Portugal
Currency Escudo
Denomination 20
Issue Start Date 13/09/1978
Issue End Date 04/10/1978
This Notes Issue Date 13/09/1978
Set Details Chapa 9
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 135
Height in mm 66
Signatures Emilio Rui Vilar - Vitor Manuel Ribeiro Constancio
Security Features Security thread
Watermark: Gago Coutinho
Description Front Admiral Gago Coutinho (Portuguese Scientist, Historian, Mathematician, Geographer)
Description Back Inauguration aerial astronomical navigation in 1922 by Gago Coutinho and route undertaken between Lisbon and Rio de Janeiro.
Comments Printed Thomas de la Rue

109,527,000 printed of this type
Source Paul Neumann
BNI Banknote Id 77594

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
20th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0176a Sign.6 $9.00 2014 UNC 
Portugal, 20 Escudo, P176a Sign.6