5 Pounds


Issuer Guernsey
Issuing entity Treasury and Resources Department
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1996-2008
Value 5 Pounds
5  = USD 6.13
Currency Pound (decimalized, 1971-date)
Composition Paper
Size 135 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 211066
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 56
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.


Elizabeth II at right
Town Church, St. Peter Port at bottom left

Script: Latin

The States of Guernsey
Promise to pay the bearer on demand the sum of
Five Pounds
By authority of the States
Town Church, St. Peter Port


Fort Grey in centre
Hanois Lighthouse at right

Script: Latin

The States of Guernsey
Fort Grey
Hanois Lighthouse 1862


De La Rue (Thomas de la Rue, Thomas De La Rue & Co., TDLR), London, United Kingdom (1821-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1996-2008)  $ 24 24% P#56a, Trestain
ND (1996-2008)  61% P#56b, Clark
ND (1996-2008)  26% P#56c, Clark with windowed thread

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Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PoundsPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pounds
Auction 68
Lot 1847
Internet Archive
Oct 8, 2022 Undetermined USD 42.22
(EUR 40.00)
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