About #4 - 5,000 vatu type 1989
Vanuatu. Central Bank of Vanuatu. 1989 Issues. Date: No. Dimensions: 160 x 80 mm. Watermark: Melanesian male head. Material: Paper. Solid security thread. Printer: Thomas De La Rue (TDLR), London, England. Multicolored front and back printing, predominantly brown, green and purple. Description of the front: Background made up of guilloche patterns and geometric patterns. Texts in English and French. Prefix and numbering in black. On the right, the emblem of Vanuatu with a Melanesian warrior holding a spear in front of a mountain, two branches of intertwined cycads or "namele" (Cycas seemannii) and a spiral-shaped pig tooth. At the bottom, the national motto: Long God Yumi Stanap (in english: “God is our Guide”). Combination of signatures in black with President Philip Shing and Minister of Finance Sela Molisa. Description of the back: Background made up of geometric patterns. Texts in Bislama. Cruise ship, cows and jumping scene from Gaul or Naghol at Pentecost. Value "5,000" in the corners.