5 Pounds English - Dutch


Country South Africa
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1921-1922
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound (1825-1961)
Composition Paper
Size 177 × 97 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 231782
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References P# 76,
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.
Hern# 144-146
Brian Hern, John Bothma, Hercie Peterse; 2017. Hern's Handbook on South African Coins and Patterns 2017/18 (9th edition). Gary Levitan, Ferndale, South Africa.


Sailing ship left, English text

Lettering: South African Reserve Bank


Sailing ship right, Dutch text

Lettering: Zuidafrikaanse Reservebank


Portrait of van Riebeeck

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1921  Hern#144, Specimen, Signature W.H. Clegg
1921  1 550 000 Hern#145, Signature W.H. Clegg
1922  1 000 000 Hern#146, Signature W.H. Clegg

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