Cuba P-FX6 / 1 Peso 1985 – UNC

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Description

Issued by Banco Nacional de Cuba
Issue ND (1985) “Series B – Fortresses in Cuba” Issue
Size 135 x 62 mm
Printer Státní Tiskárna Cenin, Prague (Ceskoslovenska) – STCP
Purpose Foreign Exchange Certificate
Obverse Arms
Reverse Fortress San Salvador de la Punta, Havana, built on 1600
Comment Exchange Certificates “B” were intended to be used by foreign visitors, naturals of capitalist countries, or Cuban residing on capitalist countries, while visiting the country. Could be exchanged from foreign currencies, and traveler’s checks, at exchange rate of 1 Peso = 1 US Dollar, and were valid for 5 years from issuing date; after that time only could be exchanged for Cuban Pesos.