Bank of Guatemala
156 x 67 mm
In circulation. Various Mayan motifs appear in the banknote. A book in the transparent window.
General Justo Rufino Barrios (1835-1885), President of the Republic from 1873 to 1885 and promoter of Central American unity. Barrios put in place a number of reforms, including press freedom. He limited the power of the Catholic Church and confiscated its property.
Teaching is in the spotlight, representing a classroom.
printer: Canadian Banknote Company