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The Author And The Tortoise: 5000 Sucres (Ecuador, 1999)-Reference

Updated: Nov 13, 2021

This Ecuadorian banknote represents the 1st denomination of the Sucre (Series 1991). The observe features a portrait of author Juan Montalvo (1832-1889). Best known for his sequel to Don Quixote. The reverse depict a endangered Galápagos Giant Tortoise and Galapagos Penguin. (Note Size: 156 x 67 mm or 6.14 x 2.64 in)



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