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Luiz de Camões, The One-Eyed Poet: 50 Escudos (Angola, 1973)-Reference

Updated: May 11, 2023

This colonial-era Angolan banknote represents the 2nd denomination of the Angolan Escudo (Series 1973). The observe feature a portrait of poet Luiz de Camões (1524-1580). The reverse depicts stylized coffee branches, coffee was a popular colonial cash crop. (Note Size: 137 x 67 mm mm or 5.40 x 2.74 in)




Luiz de Camões appears as a watermark on all banknotes of the Angolan Series 1973.
Luiz de Camões Watermark

1973 Series Gallery

(Gallery will be updated, as new banknotes are databased)

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