5 Pounds English - Afrikaans

Features

Country South Africa
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-1960)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1948-1949
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound (1825-1961)
Composition Paper
Size 165 × 91 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 94,
  • 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# 170-175
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

Van Riebeeck left, Englsih over Afrikaans denomination

Lettering:
South African Reserve Bank
Suid-Afrikaanse Reserwebank

Reverse

Sailing ship centre

Watermark

Portrait of van Riebeeck

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1948  Hern#170, Colour trial, No Signature
1948  Hern#171, Specimen, Signature M.H. de Kock
1948  2,000,000 Hern#174, Signature M.H. de Kock
1949  2,500,000 Hern#175, Signature M.H. de Kock

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