►► you're reading...
bsp, References

500 Peso banknote date 2013 confirmed


500php2013

Image by Pinoy Numismatist Network

Philippine 500 PESO
New Design Series “Seal Type 4” Issue (1987-1994)
New Design Series “Seal Type 5” Issue (1995-present)
1998 ► Introduction of year mark.
1999 ► Names of banknote signatories were added
2001 ► Introduction of  iridescent band & stitched security thread.

Obverse: Bust portrait of Benigno Aquino, Jr., features two popular quotes from Aquino: “Faith in our people and faith in God”, and “The Filipino is worth dying for”, under which is signed his nickname, “Ninoy”. and a typewriter with his initials (“B.S.A.J.”), and a dove of peace.
Reverse:  features a collage of various images in relation to Aquino, showing him, inter alia, as a journalist for the Manila Times, a senator (the pioneer of the Study Now, Pay Later education program), the mayor of his hometown of Concepcion, the governor of Tarlac, and as the main driving force behind the People Power Revolution of 1986.
Length: 160mm
Width: 66mm

Discussion

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Like us! Follow us! Subscribe!

Enter your email address to subscribe and receive the latest & hottest post.

Join 2,420 other followers

Blog Stats

  • 141,840 informed readers

Calendar

April 2013
S M T W T F S
« Feb   May »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930  
read more

Monthly Archive

TOP READS

Bring this page on your mobile!

This is a QR Code containing the address of our mobile site. If your mobile has a barcode reader, simply scan this code to launch the site.
%d bloggers like this: