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50 Dollars Without Devil's face

Features

Country Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1954
Value 50 Dollars
50 CAD = 38 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Paper
Size 152 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 81
  • 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 in which the values "50" and "FIFTY / CINQUANTE" are presented. On the right is a portrait of Elizabeth II, the new Queen of England and the Commonwealth. Background color of the banknote is yellow/orange.

Lettering:
50 50 FIFTY 50 - 50 CINQUANTE 50 50
50 FIFTY DOLLARS - CINQUANTE DOLLARS 50
CANADA
FIFTY DOLLARS - 50 - CINQUANTE DOLLARS
BANK OF CANADA - BANQUE DU CANADA
OTTAWA 1954
WILL PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND - PAIERA AU PORTEUR SUR DEMANDE
DEPUTY GOVERNOR - SOUS-GOUVERNEUR
GOVERNOR - GOUVERNEUR
FIFTY FIFTRY - CINQUANTE CINQUANTE
CANADIAN BANK NOTE COMPANY LIMITED

Reverse

In the middle, waves and breakers at Lockeport, Nova Scotia. The background color of the note is yellow/orange.

Lettering:
50 FIFTY DOLLARS 50 CINQUANTE DOLLARS 50
FIFTY DOLLARS - CINQUANTE DOLLARS
50 BANK OF CANADA - BANQUE DU CANADA 50

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1954  6,978,910 67% Beattie/Coyne (Prefix: A/H) - P#81a
1954  508,000 0% Beattie/Rasminsky (Prefix: A/H) - P#81b
1954  8,072,000 50% Beattie/Rasminsky (Prefix: B/H) - P#81b
1954  1,928,000 11% Lawson/Bouey (Prefix: B/H) - P#81c
1954  2,016,000 0% Lawson/Bouey (Prefixx: C/H) - P#81c

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this banknote. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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