Costa Rica 5000 Colones 2009 Specimen PMG 67 EPQ Pick P-276s. Issued by: Banco Central de Costa Rica. Alfredo González Flores, Banco Internacional de Costa Rica building (San José, Costa Rica). Mangrove swamp, flowers, crab, monkey. A specimen banknote is printed generally in very limited quantities for distribution to central banks to aid in the recognition of banknotes from a country other than their own.
In some cases, specimen banknotes are printed in less limited quantities distributed to commercial banks, or even to commercial enterprises and the public at large in order to familiarize users about new designs. They have also been distributed by banknote printers (such as the American Bank Note Company) as examples of their craftsmanship. Occasionally, specimen banknotes are distributed as gifts to dignitaries or to employees of central banks, often in special presentation albums.The item "Costa Rica 5000 Colones 2009 Specimen PMG 64 EPQ Pick P-276s" is in sale since Saturday, September 22, 2018. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Paper Money\ World\North & Central America\Costa Rica". The seller is "mesonumismatics" and is located in Boca Raton, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.