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5 Dollars

Features

Country Singapore
Period Republic (1967-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 2007-2018
Value 5 Dollars
5 SGD = 3.60 USD
Currency Dollar (1967-date)
Composition Polymer
Size 133 × 66 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 47
  • 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

Portrait of Yusof bin Ishak, first president of the Republic of Singapore.
Coat of arms of Singapore in the top left corner.
Green theme.

Lettering:
Singapura 新加坡 சிங்கப்பூர் Singapore
This note is legal tender.
Five dollars.
Chairman.
Monetary authority of Singapore.
Singapore.
Yusof bin Ishak.

Translation:
Singapore (in Malay, Chinese, Tamil and English).
This note is legal tender.
Five dollars.
Chairman.
Monetary authority of Singapore.

Reverse

Picture of the 200-year-old tembutsu tree at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Bin Ishak made a living by selling orchids in Malaysia before doing politics.
Singapore's coat of arms in the top right corner.

Lettering:
Singapore.
Garden city.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2007  56% P#47a; 18.5.2007; Without small symbol on back below word "GARDEN CITY"
2010  21% P#47b; 2010; With small square on back below word "GARDEN CITY" ■
2013  9% P#47c; 2013; With two small triangles on back below word "GARDEN CITY" ▲▲
2014  16% P#47d; 2014; With one small triangle on back below word "GARDEN CITY" ▲
2018  6% P#47f; 2018; With one small diamond on back below word "GARDEN CITY" ♦

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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