Cuba P-FX3 / 5 Pesos 1985 – UNC




Issued by Banco Nacional de Cuba
Issue ND (1985) “Series A – Fortresses in Cuba” Issue
Size 135 x 62 mm
Printer Státní Tiskárna Cenin, Prague (Ceskoslovenska) – STCP
Purpose Foreign Exchange Certificate
Obverse Arms
Reverse Tres Reyes del Morro, Havana, built on 1630
Comment Exchange Certificates “A” were intended to be used by foreign visitors, naturals of socialist countries, while visiting the country. Could be exchanged from foreign currencies, and traveler’s checks, at exchange rate of 1 Peso = 1 US Dollar = 0.90 Rouble, and were valid for 5 years from issuing date; after that time only could be exchanged for Cuban Pesos.