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Cuban pesos bills

The bank notes with face value of 1, 5 and 10 pesos issued in a first stage, counted on such security elements as a continuous watermark, micro printed legends and (both visible and fluorescent) colored fibrils, while the security thread with a printed legend and a watermark substituting the continuous inscription were also incorporated to the bank notes with the remaining face values.

As from the year 2004, the same elements of security were incorporated to all the bank notes on our monetary spread:

· Watermark located with the image of Celia Sanchez
· Security thread with the inscription “PATRIA O MUERTE” printed
· Micro printings with the inscription “BANCO CENTRAL DE CUBA__PESOS
· Colored (both visible and fluorescent) fibers.

Bank notes printed in Intaglio are added:

· An underlying image.
· Touch-sensitive marks for the visually impaired.

In the year 1995, the production of our bank notes in Cuba was started, continuing uninterrupted until the present days with significant developments.

 


1 CUP Bill   3 CUP Bill
     
5 CUP Bill   10 CUP Bill
     
20 CUP Bill   50 CUP Bill
     
100 CUP Bill

 

 

Cuban pesos coins

 

Coins in circulation nowadays has a face value of 1, 2, 5, and 20 cents, and 1 and 3 pesos.

The coins of 1, 2 and 5 cents that are legal tender are the ones minted as from 1915, when the first Law ordering the mintage of the national coins.

In 1962, the 20 cents coin in use nowadays started to be minted; in 1983,1 peso coins, and as from 1983, the 3 peso coins.

 


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