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10 Dollar The Chartered Bank

10 Dollar (The Chartered Bank) -  obverse10 Dollar (The Chartered Bank) -  reverse

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Country Hong Kong
Issuing bank Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-1997)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1980-1981
Value 10 Dollars
10 HKD = 1.29 USD
Currency Dollar (1863-date)
Composition Paper
Size 151 × 83 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 77
  • 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.


Green multicoloured underprint with large carp on the right hand side

10 The Chartered Bank Hong Kong
Incorporated by Royal Charter 1853
Promises to pay the bearer
on demand at its office here
Ten Dollars
or the equivalent in the
Currency of the Colony Value received
By order of the court of directors Hong Kong ____(date)_____
Chief Accountant Chief Manager in Hong Kong 10


The Chartered Bank Headquarters on the left with coat of arms in the centre

拾圓 渣打銀行 10
10 The Chartered Bank


Watermark: Helmeted Warrior's head.
Printer: TDLR

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1980  44% KNB52a/b/c/d/e; P# 77a
1981  63% KNBf/g/h; P# 77b

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