Colombia new 10,000-peso note (B995a) confirmed


According to a press release, Colombia’s Banco de la Repüblica plans to introduce a new 10,000-peso note on 7 December 2016, thereby completing the new family of notes.


B995 (P460): 10,000 pesos (US$2.90)

Red. Front: Spanish text; denomination in dark red-to-light red OVI; BRC as registration device; Queen Victoria’s water lily (Victoria amazonica) flower as registration device; Rana Arborícola (Hypsiboas granosus) tree frog; anthropologist Virginia Gutiérrez de Pineda standing, holding book; Virginia Gutiérrez de Pineda close-up. Back: Spanish text; leaves; snake; turtle; caiman; Amazon River; fish; man holding pole in canoe; Victoria regia water lily flower; text from Virginia Gutiérrez’s book Familia y cultura en Colombia; Liberty head bank seal. Fuschia-to-green windowed security thread with demetalized BRC and flowers. Watermark: Virginia Gutiérrez and electrotype 10. Printer: IMPRENTA DE BILLETES — BANCO DE LA REPÚBLICA. 138 x 66 mm. Paper.

a. 19 DE AGOSTO DE 2015.
Sig. 22: Uribe/Tolosa. Prefix AA – AC.
Intro: 07.12.2016.

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