1 Pound, South African Reserve Bank, South Africa, 1941

1 Pound, South African Reserve Bank, South Africa, 1941

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Description (Brief)
One (1) pound note
South Africa, 1941
Obverse Image: Sailing ship at left side. People at work carrying barrels, herding animals, and tending a fire. Industrial scene in background at right side.
Obverse Text: 1 / SOUTH AFRICAN RESERVE BANK / A/III 053350 / I PROMISE TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND AT PRETORIA, / EK BELOOF OP AANVRAAG TE BETAAL AAN TOONDERTE PRETORIA, / ONE POUND - EEN POND / FOR THE SOUTH AFRICAN RESERVE BANK. / VIR DIE SUIDAFRIKAANSE RESERWEBANK. / PRETORIA / GOVERNOR / PRESIDENT / 6 NOVEMBER 1941. / SUIDAFRIKAANSE RESERWEBANK / EEN POND / ONE POUND
Reverse Image: South African coat of arms.
Reverse Text: ONE POUND / EEN POND / SOUTH AFRICAN RESERVE BANK / SUID- AFRIKAANSE RESERWE- BANK / EX UNITATE VIRES
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1941
place used
South Africa
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.4 cm x 15.1 cm; 3 5/16 in x 5 15/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM01195D.2
catalog number
79.112.CM01195D.2
accession number
1979.1263
collector/donor number
CM 01195D
serial number
053350
Credit Line
The Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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