Pick: #33 , The Banknote Book: B132
Tanzania. Bank of Tanzania (Benki Kuu Ya Tanzania). 1997 Issues. 10,000 shillings Type 1997. Date: March 10, 1997. Dimensions: 149 x 75 mm. Watermark: Giraffe head. Material: Paper. Windowed security thread with demetalized BOT 10 000. Printer: Thomas De la Rue (TDLR), London, England. Front and back: polychrome printing predominantly blue and red. Description of the front: Background made up of guilloche and geometric patterns with the value in the angles. Prefix and numbering in black and red. On the right, a Giraffe's head. Lion on the left. Coat of arms of Tanzania in the center. Texts in Swahili. Combination of signatures with the Minister of Finance (or Waziri wa Fedha), Simon Mbilinyi and the Governor (or Gavana), Idris M. Rashidi. Description of the back: Background made up of guilloche and geometric patterns with the value in the corners. Texts in Swahili. View of the Bank of Tanzania buildings in Dar es Salaam and the Zanzibar "House of Wonders" to the right.