The Central Bank of Cuba has issued a special edition of a new Cuban 500-peso bill on the occasion of the 500th Anniversary of the Foundation of the City of Havana.
The obverse of the bill has the image of the Giraldilla, the words ‘500th Anniversary of the Foundation of the City of Havana, and the date 16-Nov-2019. The color, the logo, and the signature of the banknote are the same as the current bill in circulation.
On the reverse, the central illustration of the Guaimaro Constituent Assembly is replaced by the Template with the caption ‘El Template (1828) – Havana Foundation Site (1519). The new notes will circulate with the existing ones.