1 Pound

Features

Issuer Ghana
Issuing entity Bank of Ghana
Queen Elizabeth II (1957-1960)
Period Republic (1960-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1958-1962
Value 1 Pound
Currency Pound (1958-1965)
Composition Paper
Size 156 × 77 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 201847
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 2
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Bank of Ghana building at centre

Script: Latin

Lettering:
£1
BANK OF GHANA
THIS NOTE IS ISSUED ON STATUTORY AUTHORITY AND IS LEGAL TENDER IN GHANA FOR THE PAYMENT OF ANY AMOUNT
ONE POUND

Reverse

Harvested cocoa beans

Script: Latin

Lettering: £1

Watermark

GHANA in star

Printer

De La Rue (Thomas de la Rue, Thomas De La Rue & Co., TDLR), London, United Kingdom (1821-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1958-Jul-01  25% P#2a
1958-Jul-01  0% P#2s Specimen
1959-Apr-01  25% P#2b
1961-Jul-01  19% P#2c
1962-Jul-01  44% P#2d

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 1 PoundPicture 1 of a sold 1 Pound
Katz
E-Auction 60
Lot 529
Internet Archive
May 14, 2022 1962-Jul-01 – P#2d UNC USD 108.35
(EUR 112.00)
(+ buyer's premium)

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