10 Shillings English - Afrikaans

Features

Country South Africa
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1928-1947
Value 10 Shillings (1/2)
Currency Pound (1825-1961)
Composition Paper
Size 134 × 77 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 82,
  • 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.
Hern# 10-36
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.

Obverse

Denomination in each corner, writing down the middle

Lettering:
10
SHILLINGS
10
SHILLINGS
SOUTH AFRICAN RESERVE BANK
I promise to pay the bearer on demand at Pretoria
Ek beloof op aanvraag te betaal aan toonder te Pretoria
E/38 647,994
TEN-TIEN
SHILLINGS
For the South African Reserve Bank
E/38 647,994
10 September 1938
Signature
Governer
President
10
SHILLINGS
SUIDAFRIKAANSE RESERWEBANK
10
SHILLINGS

Reverse

Coat of Arms centre, writing around

Lettering:
TEN SHILLINGS
SOUTH
AFRICAN
RESERVE
BANK
EX UNITATE VIRES
SUID-
AFRIKAANSE
RESERWE-
BANK
TIEN SHILLINHS

Watermark

Sailing shi left van Riebeeck's head right

Comments

E/12 000 001 to E/12 800 000 were originally dated 2 April 932, but with the retirement of the Governer of the Reserve Bank Mr Clegg, hey were overprinted with 17 November 1931.  The remainer was issued with the right date of 17 November 1931.

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1928  1,000,000 P#82a, Hern#11; Prefix E/7, Signature Clegg
1928  P#82as, Hern#10; Specimen, Not numbered, Signature Clegg
1929  1,000,000 P#82a, Hern#12; Prefix E/8, Signature Clegg
1930  2,000,000 P#82a, Hern#13; Prefix E/9, Signature Clegg
1931  P#82as, Hern#10; Specimen, Not umbered, Signature Clegg
1931  800,000 P#82b, Hern#14; Prefix E/12 - 000 001 to 800 000, overprinted date 17.11.31, Signature Clegg
1931  200,000 P#82c, Hern#15, Prefix E/12 - 800 001 to E/12 999 999, only dated 17.11.3, Signature Clegg
1932  2,000,000 P#82d, Hern#18; E/13-E/14, Signature Postmus
1932  P#82ds, Hern#17; Specimen, Not numbered, Signature Postmus
1933  3,000,000 P#82d, Hern#19; E/15-E/17, Signature Postmus
1934  2,000,000 P#82d, Hern#20; E/18-E/19, Signature Postmus
1935  4,000,000 P#82d, Hern#21; E/20-E/23, Signature Postmus
1936  5,000,000 P#82d, Hern#22; E/24-E/28, Signature Postmus
1937  5,000,000 P#82d, Hern#23; E/29-E/33, Signature Postmus
1938  5,000,000 P#82d, Hern#24; E/34-E/38, Signature Postmus
1939  9,000,000 P#82d, Hern#25; E/39-E/47, Signature Postmus
1940  5,000,000 P#82d, Hern#26; E/48-E/52, Signature Postmus
1941  8,000,000 P#82d, Hern#27; E/53-E/60, Signature Postmus
1941  P#82ds, Hern#17; Specimen, Numbered, Signature Postmus
1941  P#82et, Hern#16; Trial
1942  2,000,000 P#82d, Hern#28; E/61-E/62, Signature Postmus
1943  4,000,000 P#82d, Hern#29; E/63-E/66, Signature Postmus
1944  5,000,000 P#82d, Hern#30; E/67-E/71, Signature Postmus
1945  2,000,000 P#82d, Hern#31; E/72-E7/3, Signature Postmus
1945  6,000,000 P#82e, Hern#34, E/74 to E/79, Signature M.H. de Kock
1945  P#82es, Hern#33; Specimen, Numbered E/74, Signature M.H. de Kock
1946  6,000,000 P#82e, Hern#35, E/80 to E/85, Signature M.H. de Kock
1946  P#82es, Hern#32; Specimen, Prefix E/83, Signature M.H. de Kock
1946-Nov-7  P#82et, Hern#32; Trial, Prefix E/83, Signature M.H. de Kock
1947  10,400,000 P#82e, Hern#36, E/86 to E/96, Signature M.H. de Kock
1947  P#82es, Hern#33; Specimen, Numbered E/74, Signature M.H. de Kock

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