Pick: #10 , The Banknote Book: B105
Palestine. Palestine Currency Board. 1927-1945 Issues. 50 pounds Type 1927. Date: Varieties. Dimensions: 191 x 102 mm. Watermark: Olive sprig. Material: Paper. No security thread. Printer: Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited (TDLR), London, England. Front: Polychrome printing predominantly purple and pale green. Description of the front: Border frame with rosettes and guilloche patterns. View of the White Mosque in the city of Ramla also known as the "Tower of the Forty Martyrs". Series and numbering in red. Texts in Arabic, English and Hebrew. Signatures: Varieties (Members of the Palestine Currency Board). Description of the back: Background with rosettes and guilloche patterns. Texts in Arabic, English and Hebrew. Tower of David (Migdal David) citadel in Jerusalem. The photo note was sold $78,000.00 by Heritage Auctions in September 2019, Long Beach #4015 (lot # 28536). Graded PMG 30 Very Fine. Demonetized 16.09.1948. All but 82 of these notes were redeemed by the Bank of England.