5 Kroner 1st version: Serialnumber in bottom

5 Kroner (1st version: Serialnumber in bottom) - obverse5 Kroner (1st version: Serialnumber in bottom) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Denmark
Issuing bank Nationalbank in Copenhagen (Nationalbanken i Kjøbenhavn)
King Christian IX (1863-1906)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1899-1903
Value 5 Kroner (5 DKK)
Currency Krone (1873-date)
Size 124 × 72 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 31 January 1920
Number
N#
352324
References P# 1,
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.
SIEG SD# 92,
Jan Bendix, Flemming Lyngbeck Hansen; 2014. SIEGs Seddelkatalog Danmark 1695-2014. SIEG, Frederikssund, Denmark.
DOP# 98,
Leo Hansen; 1983. Danmarks Officielle Pengesedler. Danish Numismatic Association.
DNF# 2.1.1
Møntkataloget/Seddelkataloget (https://montkataloget.dk/)

Series: Kronesedlerne 2nd issue

Obverse

Light blue and black print on white paper.
Background concisting of stylized 5 and "5 KRONER" written all over the note, together with Christian V's crown.
Value written out and the promis of exchange by law in the middle. Value in all four corners. Serial numbers in bottom of the note.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
5 5
FEM KRONER
VEXLES MED GULDMØNT
EFTER KONGELIGE RESULATION
AF 27. DECEMBER 1897.

NATIONALBANKEN I KJØBENHAVN

5 5

Translation:
Exhange with goldcoin
By royal decree
Of 27th of December 1897.
The Nationalbank in Copenhagen

Designer: Hans Tegner

Reverse

Stylized and intertwined 5s all over the background.

Script: Latin (cursive)

Lettering: C5

Designer: Hans Tegner

Watermark

NATIONALBANKEN/KJØBENHAVN
- Two dolphins facing each other

Comments

The difference between this note and the 2nd version is primarily the serial number in the bottom of the note, vs. in the top of the 2nd version.

Out of the signatures on these notes, one is unchanged. The left one
From 1899 to 1900 the signature is J. C. Jacobsen
From 1902 to 1903 the signature is J. C. L. Jensen

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1899  Signature: J. C. Jacobsen
1900  Signature: J. C. Jacobsen
1902  Signature: J. C. L. Jensen
1903  Signature: J. C. L. Jensen

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