20 Dollars - Elizabeth II 70th Birthday

Features

Issuer New Zealand
Issuing bank Reserve Bank of New Zealand
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Commemorative note
Year 1996
Value 20 Dollars
20 NZD = USD 13
Currency Dollar (1967-date)
Composition Paper
Size 145 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 236815
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 184
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Queen Elizabeth 70th Birthday

Obverse

Queen Elizabeth II at centre with Parliament building at left. Commemorative overprint at right

Script: Latin

Lettering:
RESERVE BANK OF NEW ZEALAND
COMMEMORATING HER MAJESTY
70TH BIRTHDAY
21ST APRIL 1996
THIS NOTE IS LEGAL TENDER FOR
TWENTY DOLLARS

Reverse

Karearea (New Zealand falcon) in front of Mount Tapuaenuku at centre. Marlborough Rock daisy at bottom left

Script: Latin

Lettering:
RESERVE BANK OF NEW ZEALAND
TWENTY DOLLARS
KAREAREA

Watermark

Queen Elizabeth II

Signature

Donald Thomas Brash (DTB), Governor, Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Printer

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

Comments

Commemorative overprint on P-183

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Date Signatures VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1996)  DTB

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