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10 Dollars

Features

Country Canada
King George VI (1936-1952)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1937
Value 10 Dollars
10 CAD = 7.60 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Paper
Size 152 × 73 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 61
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

English texts on the left and French texts on the right. A black and white frame decorated with abstract forms and rosettes with the values "10" and "TEN / DIX". In the middle in an oval of the banknote is a portrait of King George VI in official attire. The background colour of the banknote is purple.

Lettering:
10 10 10 TEN DOLLARS 10 10 DIX DOLLARS 10 10 10
10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 - 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
10 TEN DOLLARS 10 - 10 DIX DOLLARS 10
10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 - 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
BANK OF CANADA - BANQUE DU CANADA
WILL PAY TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND - PAIERA AU PORTEUR SUR DEMANDE
TEN DOLLARS - DIX DOLLARS
OTTAWA, 2ND JAN. 1937. - OTTAWA, LE 2 JANV. 1937.
DEPUTY GOVERNOR - SOUS-GOUVERNEUR
GOVERNOR - GOUVERNEUR
10 TEN 10 TEN DOLLARS 10 10 10 DIX DOLLARS 10 DIX 10
BRITISH AMERICAIN BANK NOTE COMPANY LIMITED

Reverse

In the middle, an allegory of Commerce with the god Mercury standing before a pedestal with a globe at his feet. In the background, all modern means of transport are represented. All around him, we can see a vast decorative composition. The background colour of the banknote is purple.

Lettering:
10 BANK OF CANADA - BANQUE DU CANADA 10
10 - 10
10 TEN DOLLARS 10 DIX DOLLARS 10
BRITISH AMERICAIN BANK NOTE COMPANY LIMITED

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1937  90,000,000 47% Coyne/Towers - P#61c
1937  2,960,000 3% Coyne/Towers (Prefix: M/T)
1937  9,461,818 3% Coyne/Towers (Prefix: Z/D)
1937  180,000,000 17.88 66% Gordon/Towers - P#61b
1937  491,840 3% Gordon/Towers (Prefix: Z/D)
1937  6,400,000 9% Osborne/Towers - P#61a

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