Currency Wiki
Charles Pillet
Biographical information

Flag of France France


1853, Paris



Occupational information
  • Banco de México
  • Monetǎria Statului
  • Paris Mint
v · d · e

Charles Pillet was a French engraver and sculptor.

Life and career[]

Pillet was born in Paris, France in 1853. In Paris, he attended the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, where he was a student of Jules Clement Chaplain and Henri Chapu.

He has engraved and sculpted in France, but has also designed and engraved coins for Greece (5 lepta 1912), Romania (50 bani, 1 lei, and 2 lei), and Mexico (Caballito peso).


Template:Greek drachma

 v · d · e
Coat of arms of Mexico Mexican peso
Banknotes $1$2$5$10$20$50$100$200$500$1000$2000$5000$10,000$20,000$50,000$100,000
Coins 10¢20¢25¢50¢$1$2$2.5$5$10$20$25$50$100$200$250$500$1000$2000$5000$10,000$50,000$100,000

1/20 ozt.1/15 ozt.1/10 ozt.¼ ozt.½ ozt.1 ozt.2 ozt.5 ozt.1 kg

Miscellaneous American Banknote CompanyBank of MexicoCentenarioMexican Mint
 v · d · e
Romanian leu
Banknotes 10 b25 b50 b1 L2 L5 L10 L25 L50 L100 L200 L500 L1000 L2000 L5000 L10,000 L50,000 L100,000 L500,000 L1,000,000 L5,000,000 L
Coins 1 b2 b3 b5 b10 b15 b20 b25 b50 b1 L2 L3 L 5 L10 L20 L50 L100 L200 L250 L500 L1000 L2000 L5,000 L10,000 L25,000 L100,000 L
Miscellaneous National Bank of RomaniaMonetăria StatuluiRomania and the euro