Current Brazil money - centavo coins
The following are the second series of centavo coins which were
introduced in 1998 and from 2002 - the 50 centavos and R$1 coin.
From 23rd December 2003, the withdrawal from circulation of the
first series of the R$1 coin began.
1, 5, 10, 25 and 50 Centavo Coins
One Real Coin
Current Brazilian money - R$1 real coin
In addition to the current one real coin, there has been three
other special releases of one real coins by the Brazilian Central
Bank, to commemorate three separate special occasions. These are
The first special occasion R$1 release was on 10th December 1998,
to mark the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human
The second special release of the R$1 Brazilian currency was
on 12th September 2002, to mark the 100th birth anniversary of
Brazilian ex-president Juscelino Kubitschek.
The third and final release date of R$1 coin was on 23rd
September 2005, to mark the 40th anniversary of the foundation of
the Brazilian Central Bank..
Current Brasil currency in notes
To mark the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the
Portuguese arrival in Brazil, in April 200, an additional polymer
R$10 (reais) bank note was released by the Brazilian Central Bank.
This special release Brasil money accounted for approximately
half of 10 reais banknotes in circulation at that time and shows
the image of Pedro Alvares Cabral, the Portuguese sea captain.
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