About #109 - 50 Dollars Type 2012
Canada. Bank of Canada. 2011-2017 Issue. 50 Dollars Type 2012. Date of introduction: 26-03-2012. Dimensions: 152 x 70 mm. Banknote made of "polypropylene" with new security features. Two printers: prefix "F" for the Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited (CBNC) and prefix "A" for the British American Bank Note Company, Limited (BABNC). Front and back: Multicolored print predominantly red. Texts in English and French. Description of the front: security background composed of small repetitive graphics in color gradients. In the center, a portrait of William Lyon MacKenzie King and the legend text below. No more security thread or watermark. These are replaced on the right by a transparent holographic band with changing colors, containing a miniature version of the portrait, the value "50" printed in rehearsal, and below, the central tower of the Parliament of Ottawa. On the sides of this transparent band, a maple leaf border printed in dark red and the curve text of the issuing institute "BANK OF CANADA - BANQUE DU CANADA" highlighted by a line of numbers "50". On the left, the word "CANADA" printed in white. Below, a transparent window in the shape of a frosted maple leaf. At the bottom, the value "50" and the two signatures are printed in red. Two variants of signatures are known with The Deputy Governor and The Governor. Description of the reverse: Research theme in the Arctic and the Canadian Far North with a representation of the icebreaker and research vessel "CCGS Amundsen" sailing in an icy sea. In the background, a map of Canada, a compass and map symbols. At the bottom, the serial number is printed twice in black. The letter for the replacement note has not yet been defined by the Bank of Canada.