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500 Dollars

Features

Country Canada
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1925
Value 500 Dollars (500 CAD)
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 36
  • 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

A black and white frame with decorative shapes including the value of the banknote "500". In the middle in an oval is a portrait of King George V. Above, the words "The Dominion of Canada" and on either side of the portrait the serial numbers printed in red.

Lettering:
500 500 500 - 500 500 500
OTTAWA, JAN. 2nd 1925.
500 - 500
500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 - 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500
The
Dominion of Canada
WILL PAY TO THE BEARER
500 - 500
COUNTERSIGNED - FOR MINISTER OF FINANCE
500 - 500
FIVE
HUNDRED DOLLARS
500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 - 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500 500
CANADIAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, LIMITED.

Reverse

A blue and white frame with decorative shapes including the value of banknote "500". Text "Dominion of Canada" at bottom center.

Lettering:
500 - 500
500 - 500
500 500 500
500
500 DOMINION OF CANADA 500
CANADIAN BANK NOTE COMPANY, LIMITED

Comments

Sales:
→ "The banknote pictured here was sold in January 2019 for $31,200 by Heritage Auctions at the 14 FUN World Currency Signature Auction (#4008) in Orlando, lot #28085"

Known Examples:
→ A 002530
→ A 013504

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1925  P# 36a - Regular Issue (With serial number)
1925  P# 36s - Specimen Issue

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