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5 Dollars English

Features

Country Canada
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1935
Value 5 Dollars
5 CAD = 3.80 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Paper
Size 152 × 73 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 42
  • 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

A black and white frame decorated with abstract shapes with the values "5" and "FIVE" values. In the center, in a decorative form, the banknote's face value. In an oval on the left is a portrait of Edward, Prince of Wales, the eldest son of King George V and Queen Mary, and on the right is the official seal of the Bank of Canada in black. The note's serial number is printed in red and repeated twice. The background color of the note is orange.

Lettering:
OTTAWA . ISSUE OF 1935
5 FIVE - FIVE 5
THE BANK OF CANADA
WILL PAY TO THE BEARER ON DEMAND
5 FIVE 5 - 5 FIVE 5
5 FI- 5 -VE 5
5 DOLLARS
BANK OF CANADA
DEPUTY GOVERNOR GOVERNOR
5 FIVE FIVE FIVE FIVE FIVE 5
BRITISH AMERICAN NOTE CO LTD OTTAWA

Reverse

In the middle, an allegory of electrical energy with a seated man wearing the symbols of electricity. All around, a vast decorative composition accompanied by the value of the banknote. Background color of the note is orange.

Lettering:
5555555 5 5 5555555
BANK OF CANADA
55 - 55
5 - 5
55 - 55
5555555 5 - 5 5555555
FIVE DOLLARS
BRITISH AMERICAN NOTE CO LTD OTTAWA

Comments

This is the "ENGLISH" version of the banknote → Series "A" + 6 digits

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1935  6,140,000 Serie "A"

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