About #69 - 100 Pesetas type 1925
Spain. Bank of Spain. 1925-1930 Issues. Date: 01.07.1925. Dimensions: 141 x 101 mm. Material: paper. Watermark: Juan de Austria. Printer: Bradbury Wilkinson & Company, New Malden, Surrey. No security thread. Put into circulation: 00.06.1927. Polychrome front and back printing, predominantly blue, green, purple and orange. Texts in Spanish. Description of the front: frame composed of repeating floral patterns with the value "100" in the corners. In the center at the top, the issuing institute "EL BANCO DE ESPAÑA". Below, the words "Pagará al portador (will pay to the bearer)", the value in letters "CIEN PESETAS" and the banknote number in red. The place, date of issue and signatures are printed in blue and black in the center. A single combination of signatures with El Gobernador (The Governor), El Interventor (The Comptroller) and El Cajero (The Cashier). On the left, a portrait of King Felipe II of Spain and a view of the monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Back description: Blue and orange. Frame composed of repeating floral patterns. In the center, a painting by Luis Álvarez Catalá, "La Silla de Felipe II en El Escorial". Texts in Spanish. The numbering is repeated in red in the corners. The specimen is known to be perforated "SPECIMEN" horizontally without the signature of the Cashier. Another type of specimen is known to be perforated "CANCELLED" horizontally without the signature of the Cashier.