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5 Pounds Reserve Bank

5 Pounds (Reserve Bank) -  obverse5 Pounds (Reserve Bank) -  reverse

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Features

Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1960-1965
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound (1910-1966)
Composition Paper
Size 168 × 79 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 35
  • 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

Sir John Franklin at right
Royal Australian Arms at top-left

Lettering:
Commonwealth of Australia
Five Pounds
Legal tender in the Commonwealth and in all Territories under the control of the Commonwealth

Reverse

Collaged fruit and grains behind an Aboriginal shield and boomerang, bull, sheep & cow representing Primary Production.

Lettering: Commonwealth of Australia

Watermark

Captain James Cook, also the word FIVE behind each signature.

Signatures

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

Comments

Signature of the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1960-1965)  HCCᴿ, RW 100% P#35.a H.C. Coombs, R. Wilson
ND (1960-1965)  HCCᴿ, RW 0% P#35.r H.C. Coombs, R. Wilson Replacement notes
ND (1960-1965)  HCCᴿ, RW 0% P#35.s H.C. Coombs, R. Wilson Specimen notes

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