1 Pond Orange Free State - Postal Note

1 Pond (Orange Free State - Postal Note) -  obverse1 Pond (Orange Free State - Postal Note) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer South Africa (pre-Union)
Type Local banknote
Value 1 Pond (1.00)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 237335
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References P# S689
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.

Commemorative issue

Postal Note

Obverse

Emblem at top left, denomination top right. Date stamp off centre right, with a stamp of the issued and cashed dates left and right respectively.

Reverse

Uniface

Watermark

'ORANJE VRIJ STAAT'

'POST NOOT'

Comments

Issued at Kroonstad on 20 May 1898. Commission of 3 Pence was levied.  Cashed at Post Wissel Kantoor Bloemfontein (Bloomfontein G.P.O.) on 31 May 1898.

More information can be found under https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Postal_orders_of_the_Orange_Free_State

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