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About #15 - 5 pounds type 1949
South West Africa. Volkskas Beperk (Volkskas Limited). 1949-1959 Issues. 5 pounds type 1949. Date: June 1, 1949. Dimensions: 165 x 88 mm. Watermark: Head of a man wearing Voortrekker bonnet. Material: Paper. No security thread. Printer: Waterlow & Sons Limited, London. Multicolored front and back printing, predominantly dark brown and orange. Description of the front: Frame made up of guilloche shapes with the value in rosettes in the corners. In the center, a view of the Epupa Falls on the Cunene River and located on the border between Angola and Namibia. Prefix and numbering in black. Texts in English, German and Afrikaans. Two combinations of signatures of the Chief Agent (Hoof Agent) and the General Manager (Hoofbestuurder). Description of the back: Guilloche frame. Three oryx gazelles or gemsbok in the savannah of Namibia. In a medallion on the left, the seal of the bank represented by a single shear plow. Of 78,000 notes issued, 58,775 notes were cancelled : also 19,225 notes unredeemed. Rare note, few copies known!