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Mexico – 100-peso banknote

Banco de México introduced Yesterday in an online Press Conference the banknote of 100 pesos of the new family.

Design Features
Type – G
Size(mm) – 132 X 65
Material – Polymer
Obverse
The historical process of the colonial period is represented by the figure of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, the most important poet/writer of Novo Hispanic literature.
Her figure is accompanied by a vignette representing a section of the main patio of the Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, located in Mexico City’s Historic Center, and which was a landmark of educational services during New Spain.

Reverse
The temperate forest ecosystem is represented with the pine, oak and oyamel trees of the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve, located in the State of Mexico and the state of Michoacán de Ocampo. The Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve has been recognized as a natural world heritage site by UNESCO.

The predominant color on the banknote is red.
In circulation as of November 12, 2020

Source: Banxico

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