500 Dollars

Features

Issuer Singapore
Period Republic (1967-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1977
Value 500 Dollars
500 SGD = USD 365
Currency Dollar (1967-date)
Composition Paper
Size 181 × 84 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 228856
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References P# 15
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Black-naped Oriole at left. Serial number top centre above "SINGAPORE", "FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS" superimposed on silhouette of country. City skyline below with serial number and Minister of Finance signature printed over. Watermark space on the right, with coat of arms above and $500 below.
Green-coloured note.

Lettering:
THIS NOTE IS LEGAL
TENDER FOR
SINGAPORE

FIVE
HUNDRED
DOLLARS

BLACK-NAPED ORIOLE
MINISTER FOR FINANCE

SINGAPURA 新加坡 சிங்கப்பூர் SINGAPORE

Reverse

Oil refinery on island.

Lettering:
SINGAPORE
$500
$500
THOMAS DE LA RUE COMPANY LIMITED

Watermark

Lion's head

Printer

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

Comments

Bird Series, the second set of notes issued for circulation in Singapore from 1976 to 1984.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
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