About #55 - 500 escudos type 1977
Cape Verde. Banco de Cabo Verde (Bank of Cape verde). 1977 “Cabral” Issue. Date: 20.01.1977. Dimensions: 144 x 71 mm. Watermark: Amílcar Cabral. Material: paper. Solid security thread. Printer: Bradbury, Wilkinson & Company, LTD. Multicolored front and back printing, predominantly blue. Description: texts in Portuguese. Portrait of politician Amílcar Cabral (1924-1973) at right. Shark 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 from boats on the large port (Porto Grande) in Mindelo on Sao Vicente. Fish, lobster, octopus and catfish on the right.