10 Shillings English or Dutch


Issuer South Africa
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1921-1922
Value 10 Shillings (1/2)
Currency Pound (1825-1961)
Composition Paper
Size 134 × 77 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 12-12-1923
Number N# 202593
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References P# 74,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.
Hern# 1-6
Brian Hern, John Bothma, Hercie Peterse; 2017. Hern's Handbook on South African Coins and Patterns 2017/18 (9th edition). Gary Levitan, Ferndale, South Africa.




These notes come in two language variants.  First is English alternatively in Dutch, alternating every 100.000 notes.  the serial numbers started with E/1 - 000 001 and the last being E/3 900 000, for both dates.  The notes were withdrawn on 12 December 1923.

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1921  Hern#1; English Specimen, dated but not numbered
1921  Hern#2; Dutch Specimen, dated but not numbered
1921  1 000 000 Hern#3; English
1921  1 000 000 Hern#4; Dutch
1922  500 000 Hern#5; English
1922  500 000 Hern#6; Dutch

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