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5 Piastres

5 Piastres -  obverse5 Piastres -  reverse

© Maged Habib

Features

Country Egypt (United Arab Republic)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1961 (1961-1970)
Value 5 Piastres
0.05 EGP = 0.0031 USD
Currency Pound (1958-1971)
Composition Paper
Size 96 × 59 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 180
Standard Catalog of World Paper Money
by Tracy L. Schmidt
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Lilac. Queen Nefertiti at right.
Watermark: U A R.

Lettering:
الجمهورية العربية المتحدة
أوراق عملة رسمية
خمسة قروش
صدرت بمقتضى القانون
رقم ٥٠ سنة ١٩٤٠

توقيع: عبد العزيز حجازى
وزير الخزانة

Translation:
United Arab Republic
Official currency notes
Issued under law 50 of the year 1940

Reverse

Lettering:
الجمهورية العربية المتحدة
Issued under law
No. 50/1940

Signed: A. Hegazy
MINISTER OF TREASURY

UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC
CURRENCY NOTE

5 PIASTRES

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Year Signatures No. printed G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1961  24% P# 180a. Signature Baghdady with titles: VICE-PRESIDENT AND MINISTER OF TREASURY. Series 15-16.
ND (1962-1964)  24% P# 180b. Signature Kaissouni with titles: MINISTER OF TREASURY AND PLANNING. Series 16-18.
ND (1964-1968)  41% P# 180c. Signature Daif with titles: MINISTER OF TREASURY. Color lilac to blue. Watermark 3mm tall. Series 18-22.
ND (1964-1968)  18% P# 180d. Signature and titles as c. Watermark 5mm tall. Series 22-26.
ND (1968-1970)  12% P# 180e. Signature Hegazy with titles as d. Series 26-33.

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