About #56 - 1,000 escudos type 1977
Cape Verde. Banco de Cabo Verde (Bank of Cape verde). 1977 “Cabral” Issue. Date: 20.01.1977. Dimensions: 152 x 76 mm. Watermark: Amílcar Cabral. Material: paper. Solid security thread. Printer: Bradbury, Wilkinson & Company, LTD. Multicolored front and back printing, predominantly brown. Description: texts in Portuguese. Portrait of politician Amílcar Cabral (1924-1973) at right. Electric lamp in the shape of a plant on the left. Numbering in black with prefix (A / 1 to D / 4). Coat of arms in the center. Combinations of signatures with O Ministro das Finanças and O Governador: Amaro Alexandre da Luz / Corentino Virgilio Santos. Back: Texts in Portuguese. Decorated frame. View of a group of men in a cornfield hoisting rocks to the top of a wall with ropes and wooden poles. Bananas stalk at right.
1,000 escudos type 1977