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1000-peso banknote (F Type)

Background information

  • Advertising campaign (PDF) (available only in Spanish)

 

Design features

Type F
Size 155 x 66 mm
Material Cotton paper
Obverse

The key motif is the image of the first and main head of Mexico 's independence movement, Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla. His image is accompanied by a drawing composed of the Dolores church bell and two towers from the same church. The illustration refers to the cry of Dolores, when Miguel Hidalgo rang the bell to call the people to start the independence movement. Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla.

1000F anv

Reverse

A key visual element is a scenic view of the University of Guanajuato, together with the university's interior window and a relief drawing of one of its doors, as well as a frog that refers to Guanajuato, and a representation of the city's architecture.

1000F rev

The predominant colors on the banknote are pink and violet.
In circulation as of April 7, 2008.

 

Security features

1. Intaglio and embossing perceptible by touch 5. Watermark 9. Linear background
2. Color-shifting element 6. Perfect register  10. Cotton paper
3. 3D-thread 7. Folio numbers  11. Fluorescence
4. Security thread 8. Microprinting