Pick: #8 , The Banknote Book: B210 , Other: K210
Bank of Guyana. No date (1927). First issue in 1933. Work of Danger for the front and Georges Duval for the back. Multicolored printing on front and back. Dimensions: 165 x 108 mm. Watermark with portrait of Colbert in profile. Front: the vignette is composed of an ornamental frame with on the left, a bust of a woman holding "the hand of Justice", a scepter symbol of the judicial authority. In the background a commercial boat and right, the watermark in a large oval ornamental frame. Numbering, alphabet and signatures are printed in black. Values, the "Bank of Guyana" and Article 139 of the Penal Code are printed in blue-green. Six Signature Variants with Director, Cashier and Censor. Back: the vignette is composed of lush vegetation that frames a rowing boat symbolizing the Republic and decorated with fruits and flowers. In the background, we guess the bay of Saint-Pierre. Specimen watermarked and numbered 0.0 - 000. Known specimen with blue stamp on issued note (O.12-753, Q.14-845, B.15-593). Proof without watermark, unsigned and numbered 0.0 - 000. Banknotes found: H.4-861, J.4-822, Q.4-813, X.4-646, W.4-488, B.5-406, B.5-751, K.5-200 , N.6-525, Q.8-885, Y.9-960, A.11-447, C.11-597, C.11-598, L.12-982, V.12-578, P.13-928, Q.14-845, C.16-775. The photo note also illustrates the Dr. Kolsky's book: "The D.O.M-T.O.M Banknotes", published in 2006, 280 pages.