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25 Cents "Shinplaster" Dominion of Canada

Features

Country Canada
Queen Victoria (1837-1901)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1900
Value 25 cents (0.25 CAD)
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Paper
Size 114 × 69 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 9
  • 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 with decorative shapes including the value of the banknote: "25" & "TWENTY FIVE CENTS". On the left, the inscription "The Dominion of Canada" accompanied by the value of the note "25" & "TWENTY FIVE CENTS" as well as the date and signature. On the right, an allegory of a seated Britannia holding a shield and a trident with a sailing ship in the background. At the bottom, the printer of the banknote.

Lettering:
25 - 25
AUTHORIZED BY R.S.C. CAP.31.
THE DOMININION OF CANADA
25 - 25 - 25
TWENTY FIVE CENTS - TWENTY FIVE CENTS
WILL PAY - ON DEMAND
TWENTY FIVE CENTS
JANUARY 2ND 1900
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
25
AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, OTTAWA.

Reverse

A composition based on decorative shapes and the value of the banknote : "25 CENTS".

Lettering:
25
CENTS - CENTS
25 25 - 25 25
CENTS - CENTS
25
AMERICAN BANK NOTE - COMPANY, OTTAWA.

Comments

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1900  25% P#9a - Courtney
1900  85% P#9b - Boville
1900  21% P#9c - Saunders

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