50 Shillings


Issuer Uganda
Issuing entity Bank of Uganda
Period Republic (1962-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1973
Value 50 Shillings (50 UGS)
Currency Shilling (1966-1987)
Composition Paper
Size 143 × 76 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 269811
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 8
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.


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Owen Falls and Nalubaale Power station in Jinja.


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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1973)  5% P#8a, GOVERNOR and DIRECTOR
ND (1973)  14% P#8b, GOVERNOR and SECRETARY, Sign.1
ND (1973)  $ 8.99 77% P#8c, GOVERNOR and SECRETARY, Sign.2
ND (1973)  0% P#8s, Specimen

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