Central Bank of Nicaragua
161 x 67 mm
In circulation. Sacuanjoche flower petals in the transparent window.
Hacienda San Jacinto, the site of the Battle of San Jacinto on September 14, 1856 between Nicaraguan army soldiers commanded by Colonel José D. Estrada (1792–1869) and American mercenaries commanded by William Walker ( 1824-1860). The Nicaraguan army won and the date of the battle became a public holiday.
The fortress of the Immaculate Conception located on the bank of the Río San Juan. The fortress is expected to achieve World Heritage Site status with UNESCO. Seal of the Republic of Nicaragua lower left