17 Shillings & 6 Pence South African Republic (ZAR) - Postal Order

17 Shillings & 6 Pence (South African Republic (ZAR) - Postal Order) -  obverse17 Shillings & 6 Pence (South African Republic (ZAR) - Postal Order) -  reverse

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Features

Country South Africa - Pre-Union
Period South African Republic (1874-1902)
Type Local banknote
Value 17 Shillings & 6 Pence
Currency Z.A.R. Pond (1874-1902)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# S708
  • 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.

Commemorative issue

Postal Order

Obverse

Emblem at left, denomination top right, date stamp top left

Reverse

Uniface

Watermark

ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK

Emblem

POST ORDER

Comments

South African Republic 1897 17 Shillings & 6 Pence postal order, Issued  on 19 June 1897. A Commission of 3 Pence was levied. Issued at Kaapsche Hoop.

More information can be found here; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Postal_orders_of_the_South_African_Republic

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