5 Dollars Monetary Authority of Singapore; polymer

Features

Issuer Singapore
Period Republic (1967-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 2007-2020
Value 5 Dollars
5 SGD = USD 3.63
Currency Dollar (1967-date)
Composition Polymer
Size 133 × 66 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 203037
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
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.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Portrait of Yusof bin Ishak, first president of the Republic of Singapore.
Coat of arms of Singapore in the top left corner.
Gold-Ringed Cowrie on green-themed background.

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 entering politics.
Singapore's coat of arms in the top right corner.

Lettering:
SINGAPORE
GARDEN CITY

Watermark

Yusof bin Ishak portrait

5 Dollars (Monetary Authority of Singapore; polymer) -  obverse

© Griffin S

Comments

Years of issue are coded with geometrical symbols below word "GARDEN CITY" on reverse of note.
First date of issue was May 18, 2007.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (2007)  $ 3.28 $ 3.28 56% P#47a - Signature: Goh Chok Tong. No symbol.
ND (2010)  $ 2.46 21% P#47b - Signature: Goh Chok Tong. 1 square ■
ND (2013)  8% P#47d - Signature: Tharman Shanmugaratnam. 2 triangles ▲ ▲
ND (2014)  13% P#47c - Signature: Tharman Shanmugaratnam. 1 triangle ▲
ND (2018)  11% P#47f - Signature: Tharman Shanmugaratnam. 1 diamond ♦
ND (2020)  1.3% P#47h - Signature: Tharman Shanmugaratnam. 1 star ★

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