5000 Cape Verdean Escudo

  • Country: Cape Verde
  • Currency: 5000 Cape Verdean Escudo
  • Observe: Woman carrying two large rocks
  • Reverse: Fortaleza Real, Cidade Velha (First Portuguese settlement in Africa, Ribeira Grande, São Tiago)
  • ISO-4217 Code: CVE
  • Year of Issue: 2000

1000 Cape Verdean Escudo

  • Country: Cape Verde
  • Currency: 1000 Cape Verdean Escudo
  • Observe: Cape Verde warbler (Acrocephalus brevipennis Keulemans)
  • Reverse: Pierid butterfly, Desert locust (schistocerca gregaria) in stationary and flying position
  • ISO-4217 Code: CVE
  • Year of Issue: 1992, 2002

500 Cape Verdean Escudo

  • Country: Cape Verde
  • Currency: 500 Cape Verdean Escudo
  • Observe:  Dr. Baltasar Lopes da Silva
  • Reverse: Trawlers in Port of Mindelo synchrolift shipyard (São Vicente), Islet dos Passaros in background.
  • ISO-4217 Code: CVE
  • Year of Issue: 1992, 2002

200 Cape Verdean Escudo

  • Country: Cape Verde
  • Currency: 200 Cape Verdean Escudo
  • Observe: 112ft Schooner “Ernestina” (built 1894 as “Effie M. Morrissey”; 1948 sold to Cape Verde; 1982 donated by the government of Cape Verde to the USA as a symbol of cooperation between the two governments.
  • Reverse: De Havilland DHC-6-300 (Callsign D4-CAX; built 1977) of Cabo Verde Airlines on Ilha do Sal (Amilcar Cabral) International Airport
  • ISO-4217 Code: CVE
  • Year of Issue: 1992

5000 Cape Verdean Escudo

 

  • Country: Cape Verde
  • Currency: 5000 Cape Verdean Escudo
  • Observe: Cape Verde Islands outline, house exterior, first president Aristides Maria Pereira
  • Reverse: Map of Boa Vista; landscape of Boa Vista (home of Aristides Maria Pereira)
    fireplace of pottery factory.
  • ISO-4217 Code: CVE
  • Year of Issue: 2014

500 Cape Verdean Escudo

  • Country: Cape Verde
  • Currency: 500 Cape Verdean Escudo
  • Observe:  Jorge Barbosa
  • Reverse: Lines from Barbosa’s poem “Casebre” (struggle)
    Poilão Dam in the Santa Cruz municipal area on Santiago island (home of Jorge Barbosa)
  • ISO-4217 Code: CVE
  • Year of Issue: 2014

200 Cape Verdean Escudo

 

  • Country: Cape Verde
  • Currency: 200 Cape Verdean Escudo
  • Observe: 112ft Schooner “Ernestina” (built 1894 as “Effie M. Morrissey”; 1948 sold to Cape Verde; 1982 donated by the government of Cape Verde to the USA as a symbol of cooperation between the two governments.)
  • Reverse: De Havilland DHC-6-300 (Callsign D4-CAX; built 1977) of Cabo Verde Airlines on Ilha do Sal (Amilcar Cabral) International Airport
  • ISO-4217 Code: CVE
  • Year of Issue: 2005