About #44 - 100 Pesetas Type 1893
Spain. Bank of Spain. 1893 (1894-1896) Issues. Date: 24.07.1893. Dimensions: 175 x 94 mm. Material: paper. Watermark: head of Apollo / B 100 E. No security thread. Quantity of issued notes unknown. Printer: Banco de España. Intro: 00.02.1896. Front and back printing in blue, yellow and brown. Texts in Spanish. Description of the front: small twisted frame with the values "CIENTO" and "100 PESETAS" on the edge. From top to bottom: the red numbering repeated three times, the issuing institute "EL BANCO DE ESPAÑA", the words "Pagará al portador (Bearer pay)", the watermark on the left, the value in letters "CIEN PESETAS" , then the place and date of issue. Three signatures in blue and black. A single combination of signatures with El Gobernador (The Governor), El Interventor (The Comptroller) and El Cajero (The Cashier). On the left in an oval, a portrait of the Spanish statesman and writer, Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos (1744-1811). Counterfoil on the left with “BANCO DE ESPAÑA” in vertical. Description of the back: frame composed of graphic forms in rehearsal. The value "CIEN PESETAS" in vertical on the right. In the center, the watermark surrounded by two medallions with a profile portrait of Apollo. No specimen known or encountered for the Type.