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50 Dollars

Features

Country Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1975
Value 50 Dollars
50 CAD = 37 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Paper
Size 152 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 90
  • 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

A red frame decorated with abstract shapes in which the "50" values are presented. Multicolor printing known as "rainbow printing". Each banknote has a seven-digit serial number, accompanied by a 2- or 3-letter prefix. The number on the left is printed in red while the number on the right is printed in blue. On the left is an illustration of the "Coat of Arms of Canada" and on the right is a portrait of William Lyon MacKenzie King, several times Prime Minister of Canada between 1921 and 1948.

Lettering:
50 BANQUE DU CANADA - BANK OF CANADA 50
FIFTY 50 CINQUANTE
DOLLARS
CANADA
OTTAWA
1975
THIS NOTE IS LEGAL TENDER - CE BILLET A COURS LEGAL
SOUS-GOUVERNEUR - DEPUTY GOVERNOR
GOUVERNEUR - GOVERNOR
50 50 - 50 50

Reverse

In the middle, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in circular formation. To the right and left, abstract forms in which the values "50", "FIFTY" and "CINQUANTE" are represented.

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

Comments

Replacement :
→ (*AA0000000) : Banknotes that have been issued to replace banknotes that have been damaged or destroyed before being put into circulation. The symbol * precedes the serial number and is present on the note with a 2-letter prefix.
→ (AAX0000000) : Banknotes that have been issued to replace banknotes that were damaged or destroyed before they were put into circulation. The letter "X" is added as the third letter on banknotes with a 3-letter prefix.

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1975  70,000,000 60% Crow/Bouey - P#90b
1975  6,819,000 0% Crow/Bouey (Prefix: EFA)
1975  3,560,000 0% Crow/Bouey (Prefix: EHF)
1975  899,998 0% Crow/Bouey (Prefix: EHX)
1975  80,000,000 50% Lawson/Bouey - P#90a
1975  233,918 10% Lawson/Bouey (Prefix: *HB)
1975  1,476,954 0% Lawson/Bouey (Prefix: *HC)
1975  6,440,000 0% Lawson/Bouey (Prefix: EHF)
1975  372,226 0% Lawson/Bouey (Prefix: EHX)
1975  6,456,000 0% Lawson/Bouey (Prefix: HD)

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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