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1 Pound Commonwealth Bank

1 Pound (Commonwealth Bank) -  obverse1 Pound (Commonwealth Bank) -  reverse

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Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1953-1960
Value 1 Pound (1)
Currency Pound (1910-1966)
Composition Paper
Size 155 × 81 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 30
  • 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

Elizabeth II at right
Royal Australian Arms at top

Lettering:
Commonwealth of Australia
One Pound
Legal tender in the Commonwealth and in all Territories under the control of the Commonwealth

Reverse

Charles Sturt & Hamilton Hume

Lettering:
ONE POUND CHARLES STURT 1795-1869 HAMILTON HUME 1797-1973 JAMES COOK ENDEAVOUR
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Watermark

Capt. James Cook

Signatures

Herbert Cole Coombs (HCCᴮ) Governor of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Roland Wilson (RW) Secretary to the Treasury

Comments

Signature of the Governor of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1953-1960)  HCCᴮ, RW 100% P#31.a H.C. Coombs, R. Wilson
ND (1953-1960)  HCCᴮ, RW 0% P#31.r H.C. Coombs, R. Wilson Replacement notes
ND (1953-1960)  HCCᴮ, RW 0% P#31.s H.C. Coombs, R. Wilson Specimen notes

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