50 Dollars Board of Commissioners of Currency

Features

Issuer Singapore
Period Republic (1967-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1999
Value 50 Dollars
50 SGD = 37 USD
Currency Dollar (1967-date)
Composition Paper
Size 156 × 74 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 229022
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References P# 41
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

Portrait of Yusof bin Ishak, first president of the Republic of Singapore.
Coat of arms of Singapore in the top left corner.
Cylindrical Cowrie on blue-themed background.

Lettering:
SINGAPURA 新加坡 சிங்கப்பூர் SINGAPORE
THIS NOTE IS LEGAL TENDER
FIFTY
DOLLARS
CHAIRMAN
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
OF CURRENCY
SINGAPORE
SINGAPORE Yusof bin Ishak

Reverse

Four ethnic musical instruments: Chinese Pipa, Malay Kompang, Indian Veena, and Classical Violin. Two local artworks in the Singapore Art Museum, entitled "Gibbon" and "Drying Salted Fish".

Lettering:
SINGAPORE
ARTS

Watermark

Yusof bin Ishak portrait

50 Dollars (Board of Commissioners of Currency) -  obverse

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1999)  70% P#41a - Signature: Hu Tsu Tau
ND (1999)  40% P#41b - Signature: Lee Hsien Loong

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