About #36 - 50 tālā Type 2005
Samoa. Faletupe Tutotonu o Samoa / Central Bank of Samoa. 2002-2005 "Legal Tender in Samoa" Issues. 50 tālā Type 2005. No date. Watermark: Malietoa Tanumafili II, electrotype CBS and Cornerstones. Dimensions: 144 x 72 mm. Windowed security thread with demetalized CBS. Material: Paper. Printer: Thomas De La Rue (TDLR), London, England. Green, red and blue underprint. Front: Mention with "Legal Tender in 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, Misa Telefoni Retzlaff and Governor, 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.
50 tālā Type 2005