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50 Cents

Features

Country The Bahamas
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1974
Value 50 Cents
0.50 BSD = 0.50 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Paper
Size 156 × 67 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 42
  • 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

Hand crafts, Queen Elizabeth II

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK
OF THE BAHAMAS
THESE NOTES ARE LEGAL TENDER UNDER THE
CENTRAL BANK OF THE BAHAMAS ACT 1974
FOR THE PAYMENT OF ANY AMOUNT
FIFTY CENTS
(sign.)
Governor

Reverse

Sister Sarah in Nassau Market

Lettering:
THE CENTRAL BANK OF THE BAHAMAS
SISTER SARAH
IN NASSAU MARKET
FIFTY CENTS

Watermark

Sailing Ship

Comments

Thomas De La Rue and Company Limited

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1974  5.20 100% Issued in 1984 - P# 42a
1974  0% Replacement Note, Serial # prefix Z - P# 42r
1974  0% Specimen - P# 42s

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