5 Pounds Afrikaans - Englsih

Features

Country South Africa
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-1961)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1948-1949
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound (1825-1961)
Composition Paper
Size 165 × 91 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 231793
Numista (https://numista.com)
References P# 95,
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# 170-173
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, Afrikaans over English denomination

Lettering:
Suid-Afrikaanse Reserwebank
South African Reserve Bank

Reverse

Sailing ship centre

Lettering:
Suid-Afrikaanse Reserwebank
South African Reserve Bank

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  2 500 000 Hern#172, Signature M.H. de Kock
1949  2 000 000 Hern#173, Signature M.H. de Kock

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