About #29 - 50 tālā type 1990
Samoa. Faletupe Tutotonu o Samoa / Central Bank of Samoa. 1985-1990 Issues. 50 tālā Type 1990. No date. Watermark: Malietoa Tanumafili II. Dimensions: 142 x 72 mm. Solid security thread. Material: Paper. Printer: Thomas De La Rue (TDLR), London, England. Green, red and blue underprint. Front: Mention with "Legal Tender in Western Samoa". English and Samoan text. Watermark, flag and a view of former home of Robert Louis Stevenson (current residence of Head of State) in Vailima. Portrait of M. Tanumafili II at right. Value in the corners. Signatures of the Minister of Finance, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi and General Manager, Leasi Papali’i Tommy Scanlan. Back: English and Samoan text. Coat of arms and flag. Man with flaming torch performing Siva Afi (traditional fire dance) at center with female Samoan dance group behind.