5 Pounds

Features

Issuer Ghana
Issuing entity Bank of Ghana
Queen Elizabeth II (1957-1960)
Period Republic (1960-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1958-1962
Value 5 Pounds
Currency Pound (1958-1965)
Composition Paper
Size 172 × 98 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 235363
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 3
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

Bank of Ghana building at centre

Script: Latin

Lettering:
£5
BANK OF GHANA
THIS NOTE IS ISSUED ON STATUTORY AUTHORITY AND IS LEGAL TENDER IN GHANA FOR THE PAYMENT OF ANY AMOUNT
FIVE POUNDS

Reverse

Cargo ships and logs

Script: Latin

Lettering: £5

Watermark

GHANA in star

Printer

De La Rue (Thomas de la Rue, Thomas De La Rue & Co., TDLR), London, United Kingdom (1821-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1958-Jul-01  P#3a
1958-Jul-01  P#3s1 Specimen
1959-Apr-01  P#3b
1961-Jul-01  P#3c
1962-Jul-01  P#3d
1962-Jul-01  P#3s2 Specimen. Perforated : CANCELLED

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