Old Chilean Peso – 10000 Pesos
10000 Pesos Bill
Circulation Date: June 1989
Dimensions: 145 x 70 mms.
Watermark: Portrait of frigate captain Arturo Prat Chacón looking towards the center of the bill.
Security Strip : Vertical spanning the entire height of the bill repeating the words “TEN THOUSAND” (“DIEZ MIL”)
Colors: Blue, green, ocre in distinct ranges on the face and blue, green ocre, reddish coffee and violet on the back.
System of Impression: Offset, Taille Douce and typography.
Face: Portrait of Frigate Captain Arturo Prat Chacón in uniform
Reverse: The main image is of the San Agustin house (la Hacienda San Agustín) where the hero was born.
Source: El Banco Central de Chile