About #72 - 500 escudos Type 2014
Cape Verde. Banco de Cabo Verde (Bank of Cape Verde). 2014 Issues. Date: 05.07.2014. Dimensions: 131 x 65 mm. Watermark: Jorge Vera-Cruz Barbosa with electrotype typewriter and cornerstones. Material: paper. Holographic open book. Solid security thread w/ demetalized BCV 500. Printer: Thomas De La Rue (TDLR), London. Multicolored front and back printing predominantly green, orange, red and purple. Description: texts in Portuguese. Portrait of the Cape Verdean poet and writer Jorge Vera-Cruz Barbosa (1902-1971). Numbering in black and red. Combinations of signatures with O Administrator and O Governador: Manuel Pinto Frederico / Carlos Augusto de Burgo. Back: texts in Portuguese. Verses from Barbosa's poem "Casebre" (Struggle). Poilão dam in the municipal area of Santa Cruz on the island of Santiago (home of Jorge Barbosa).