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5 Pounds

Features

Country Australia
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1913-1918
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound (1910-1966)
Composition Paper
Size 173 × 109 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 5
  • 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

Coat of arms on scroll in round medallion at left.

Lettering:
5 5
The
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
AUSTRALIAN NOTE
The Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Australia
promises to pay the Bearer FIVE POUNDS in gold coin on Demand
at the Commonwealth Treasury at the Seat of Government.
£ FIVE
5 5

Reverse

River landscape of Hawkesbury in oval medallion in central field. Value above and below in guilloché cartouche. Mosaic underprint with repeated "5".

Lettering:
5
FIVE POUNDS 5 FIVE POUNDS

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1913-1918)  Signature: C. J. Cerutti, J. R. Collins, Suffix: V
ND (1913-1918)  Signature: C. J. Cerutti, J. R. Collins; Serial number with prefix and suffix
ND (1913-1918)  Signature: J. R. Collins, G. T. Allen; Serial number with prefix
ND (1913-1918)  Signature: J. R. Collins, G. T. Allen; Serial number with suffix

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