Sao_Tomé_et_Principe_5STD_2016_AA0595399
Sao_Tomé_et_Principe_5STD_2016_AA0595399

Currency:

Dobra

Value :

5

Year:

2016

Issuer:

Central Bank of São Tomé and Príncipe

Size :

135 x 67 mm

Note:

Commemorative in circulation. This note was issued to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the bank and it celebrates the endemic fauna of the island.

Front:

the butterfly Acraea insularis in the center with the headquarters of the Central Bank in São Tomé. Coat of arms at the top left. Rei Amador, known as King Amador - liberator of all blacks and leader of the famous slave revolt, engraved on a transparent window.

Back:

Bottom left, stylized cocoa pod. Butterflies in the center with map of the island. Musaranho-fingui (Crocidura thomensis) on the right, also known as the São Tomé shrew, is the eighth rarest creature on the planet.

Other:

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