5 Dollars MAS; paper

5 Dollars (MAS; paper) -  obverse5 Dollars (MAS; paper) -  reverse

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Features

Location Singapore
Issuing entity Monetary Authority of Singapore
Period Republic (1967-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 2005
Value 5 Dollars
5 SGD = USD 3.58
Currency Dollar (1967-date)
Composition Paper
Size 133 × 66 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 229009
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 47A
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.

Series: Portrait Series

Obverse

Portrait of Yusof bin Ishak, first president of the Republic of Singapore.
Coat of arms of Singapore in the top left corner.
Gold-ringed cowrie on green-themed background.

Scripts: Chinese, Latin, Tamil

Lettering:
SINGAPURA 新加坡 சிங்கப்பூர் SINGAPORE
THIS NOTE IS LEGAL TENDER
FIVE
DOLLARS
CHAIRMAN
MONETARY AUTHORITY
OF SINGAPORE
SINGAPORE Yusof bin Ishak

Reverse

Picture of the 200-year-old tembutsu tree at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Bin Ishak made a living by selling orchids in Malaysia before entering politics.

Lettering:
SINGAPORE
GARDEN CITY

Watermark

Yusof bin Ishak portrait. Two light rings are seen towards the edge of the note.

5 Dollars (MAS; paper) -  obverse

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Single security thread (wee watermark picture)

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ND (2005) 

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