Old 20000 Pesos Banknote – 20000 Pesos
20000 Pesos Bill
Circulation Date: December 1998
Dimensions: 145 x 70 mms.
Watermark: The portrait of Andrés Bello looking towards the center of the bill.
Security Strip: The strip spans the height of the bill and repeats in small letters “TWENTY THOUSAND” (“VEINTE MIL”).
Colors: Green, blue, reddish coffee, ocre and orange in distinct shades.
System of Impression: Offset, Taille Douce and typography.
Face: The main motif is a portait of Andrés Bello. At the center an engraving inspired by a sculpture at the Palace of Tribunal Justice (Palacio de los Tribunales de Justicia) in Santiago.
Reverse: The principal image is that of the Central House of the University of Chile (la Casa Central de la Universidad de Chile).
Source: El Banco Central de Chile