About #5 - 10 rufiyaa Type 1947
Maldives. Government of Maldives. 1947-1980 Issues. Date: no date on the note. Dimensions: 156 x 103 mm. Watermark: pattern. Material: paper. No security thread. Printer: Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co LD, New Malden Surrey, England. Multicolored front and back printing, predominantly orange-brown. Description of the front: frame decorated with patterns and background made up of repeating interwoven lines. Texts in Maldivian. Prefix and numbering in black. On the sides in medallions, a fishing boat and a beach with a palm tree. Value "10" in the corners. Two combinations of signatures in black with the Head of the Finance Department or the Minister of Finance. Description of the back: Veyodorhu Ganduvaru Mathige house. Texts in Maldivian. Value "10" in the corners.