About #50 - 25 gulden type 1931 Mees
Netherlands. 1924-1943 Issues. De Nederlandsche Bank. Printer: Johan Enschedé en Zonen, Haarlem. Designer: Lion Cachet (1864-1945). Dimensions: 163 x 77 mm. Dates: 1.6.1931 to 19.3.1941. No security thread. Material: paper. Texts in Dutch. Description of the front: Front and back printing predominantly red and multicolor. Frame and background with guilloches patterns and rosettes in repetition. In field the name of the bank, the value and a red rosette at center with the signatures in red. Portrait of Willem Cornelis Mees (1813-1884) President van de De Nederlandsche Bank at lower right. Value 25 at the 2 corners. Watermark at left. Two combinations of signatures with De Secretaris and De President. Description of the back: Green, brown and multicolor. Large rosette in background at center with the bank monogram (DNB). Below, Amsterdam and the date in black. Series letters and banknote numbers are printed in black and repeat three time. Value 25 at the 4 corners. At right, the text of Law and the watermark. The specimen is known overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red diagonally, numbered "AA 012345" and perforated horizontally "INGETROKKEN 34 5 68".