About #53 - 10 gulden type 1940 Emma
Netherlands. 1924-1943 Issues. De Nederlandsche Bank. Printer: Johan Enschedé en Zonen, Haarlem. Designer: Lion Cachet (1864-1945). Dimensions: 144 x 82 mm. Dates: 1.6.1940 to 3.1.1941. No security thread. Material: paper. Texts in Dutch. Description of the front: Front and back printing predominantly brown and dark green. Background with weavy lines and guilloches patterns. Portrait Queen Emma at right with rosettes below. At center, the name of the bank, the value and below the signatures. Watermark at left. Value 10 at the 2 top corners. Signatures: De Secretaris, Westerman Holstijn / De President, Trip. Description of the back: Purple and black. Two large rosettes in background at center with the coat of arms of netherlands. Value 10 at the 3 corners. Series letters and banknote numbers are printed in dark green and repeat three time. At right, the text of Law and the watermark. Below, Amsterdam and date in dark green. The specimen is known overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red diagonally.