20 000 Dollars Emergency Bearer Cheque

20 000 Dollars (Emergency Bearer Cheque) - obverse20 000 Dollars (Emergency Bearer Cheque) - reverse

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Issuer Zimbabwe
Issuing bank Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe
Period Republic (1980-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 2003
Value 20,000 Dollars (20 000 ZWD)
Currency First Dollar (1980-2006)
Composition Paper
Size 147 × 73 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 21 August 2006
Number N# 207551
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 23,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.
TBB# 121
Owen W. Linzmayer; 2014. The Banknote Book / Volume 1. Abyssinia - French Sudan. Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
And 2 more volumes.

Series: 2003 Bearer Cheque Issue


Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe logo, Flame Lily - the national flower of Zimbabwe, and Three Rhinoceroses at lower right

Script: Latin


Pay the bearer on demand
on or before
31st December 2005

for the Reserve Bank of

Issued date: 1st December 2003


Three Rhinoceroses at lower left

Lettering: 50505050

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2003  3% Prefix AA, Redemption date: 31.12.2004
2003  4% Prefix CA, Redemption date: 31.12.2004, Only title under signature
2003  11% Prefix CC, Redemption date: 31.12.2004, Name and title under signature
2003  $ 0.79 $ 1.80 $ 2.20 82% Prefix FA-ME, Redemption date: 31.12.2005
2003  3% Prefix J, Redemption date: 31.01.2004
2003  3% Prefix K-L, Redemption date: 30.06.2004
2003  0% Replacement; Prefixes ZJ, ZK, ZL, ZM

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