5 Pounds English - Afrikaans

5 Pounds (English - Afrikaans) -  obverse5 Pounds (English - Afrikaans) -  reverse

© Philip Coetzee

Features

Country South Africa
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1929-1947
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound (1825-1961)
Composition Paper
Size 177 × 97 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 86,
  • 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.
Hern# 151-169
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.

Obverse

Sailing ship left

Reverse

Coat of arms centre

Watermark

Portrait of van Riebeeck

5 Pounds (English - Afrikaans) -  obverse

© Philip Coetzee

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1929  1,000,000 P#86a, Hern#152, Signature W.H. Clegg
1929  P#86as, Hern#151, Specimen, Signature W.H. Clegg
1931  1,000,000 P#86a, Hern#153, Signature W.H. Clegg
1933  1,000,000 P#86b, Hern#155, Signature J. Postmus
1933  P#86bs, Hern#154, Specimen, Signature J. Postmus
1934  1,000,000 P#86b, Hern#156, Signature J. Postmus
1936  2,000,000 P#86b, Hern#157, Signature J. Postmus
1937  2,000,000 P#86b, Hern#158, Signature J. Postmus
1938  1,000,000 P#86b, Hern#159, Signature J. Postmus
1940  1,000,000 P#86b, Hern#160, Signature J. Postmus
1941  3,000,000 P#86b, Hern#161, Signature J. Postmus
1942  2,000,000 P#86b, Hern#162, Signature J. Postmus
1943  2,000,000 P#86b, Hern#163, Signature J. Postmus
1944  2,000,000 P#86b, Hern#164, Signature J. Postmus
1944  P#86bs, Hern#154, Specimen, Signature J. Postmus
1946  3,000,000 P#86c, Hern#167, Signature M.H. de Kock
1946  P#86cs, Hern#166, Specimen, Signature M.H. de Kock
1947  3,000,000 P#86c, Hern#168, Signature M.H. de Kock

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