1000 Belgian Francs banknote (Mercator)
The National Bank of Belgium issued Belgian Franc banknotes in 12 different denominations, including this 1000 Belgian Francs banknote (Mercator). They are part of the Belgian Franc banknotes series. The National Bank of Belgium started issuing these 1000 Belgian Franc banknotes in 1961. They were withdrawn from circulation in 1981.
This 1000 Belgian frank bill has a portrait of Gerardus Mercator, the 16th century Flemish cartographer whose 1569 world map used a new cyclindrical projection that remains to this day the standard for nautical maps and navigation. The reverse of the note shows the Titan Atlas carrying a globe. According to Greek mythology, Atlas was condemned by Zeus to hold up the sky for eternity.
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1 BFR = £0.01033
You get: £10.33
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