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Last updated 23 February 2017

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Featured bank notes:

  SCWPM The Banknote Book Prefix / Suffix Denom Unit Year Grade Price
G > GREAT BRITAIN > 2015- Cleland (British paper money)
British bank note - click to enlarge Pnew5   AK40 5 pounds 2016 UNC £ 8.50
5 British Pounds banknote uncirculated (2016)Signature Victoria Cleland. Prefix AK40. Winston Churchill. First Polymer note from Bank of England. Duggleby B414. See through panel. Queen Elizabeth II on face. More details: http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/banknotes/Documents/thenewfiver.pdf

Pnew5 AK40 5 pounds 2016 UNC £ 8.50

British bank note - click to enlarge

Signature Victoria Cleland. Prefix AK40. Winston Churchill. First Polymer note from Bank of England. Duggleby B414. See through panel. Queen Elizabeth II on face. More details: http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/banknotes/Documents/thenewfiver.pdf

S > SINGAPORE (Paper money from Singapore)
Singapore bank note - click to enlarge Pnew50 TBB B217   50 dollars 2015 UNC £ 45.00
50 Singapore Dollars banknote uncirculated (2015)Lee Kuan Yew shouting "Merdekal", four children at left and President Encik Yusof bin Ishak at right. Modern buildings, bridge and soldiers marching during First National Day Parade 1966. Blue vertical serial number at right. Limited edition

Pnew50 TBB B217 50 dollars 2015 UNC £ 45.00

Singapore bank note - click to enlarge

Lee Kuan Yew shouting "Merdekal", four children at left and President Encik Yusof bin Ishak at right. Modern buildings, bridge and soldiers marching during First National Day Parade 1966. Blue vertical serial number at right. Limited edition

C > CHINA > Taiwan (Chinese paper money)
Chinese bank note - click to enlarge P1922     5 yen (1914) G £ 75.00
5 Chinese Yen banknote good (1914)S/M T70-21. Temple and stairs at right. Rare note. Hole & tear at centre. Coastline with lighthouse.

P1922 5 yen (1914) G £ 75.00

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge

S/M T70-21. Temple and stairs at right. Rare note. Hole & tear at centre. Coastline with lighthouse.

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge P1930b     10 yen (1945) VF £ 85.00
10 Chinese Yen banknote very fine (1945)Lanterns on road to Great Shrine of Taiwan. Stained. Block number 18. Coastline with lighthouse, eagle

P1930b 10 yen (1945) VF £ 85.00

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge

Lanterns on road to Great Shrine of Taiwan. Stained. Block number 18. Coastline with lighthouse, eagle

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge P1963     1 cent 1954 UNC £ 8.50
1 Chinese Cent banknote uncirculated (1954)Blue. Map note. Bank of Taiwan building. Printer: CPF. S/M T73-20. AH prefix.

P1963 1 cent 1954 UNC £ 8.50

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge

Blue. Map note. Bank of Taiwan building. Printer: CPF. S/M T73-20. AH prefix.

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge P1973     5 yuan 1961 aUNC £ 15.00
5 Chinese Yuan banknote about uncirculated (1961)SYS at left. Printer CPF. House with a tower at right. Z-P prefix.

P1973 5 yuan 1961 aUNC £ 15.00

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge

SYS at left. Printer CPF. House with a tower at right. Z-P prefix.

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge P1979a     10 yuan 1969 UNC £ 6.00
10 Chinese Yuan banknote uncirculated (1969)Sun Yat-sen at left. Without plate letter. Chungshan building on reverse.

P1979a 10 yuan 1969 UNC £ 6.00

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge

Sun Yat-sen at left. Without plate letter. Chungshan building on reverse.

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge P1983a     100 yuan 1972 UNC £ 8.00
100 Chinese Yuan banknote uncirculated (1972)SYS at left. Printer CPF. Palace on reverse.

P1983a 100 yuan 1972 UNC £ 8.00

Chinese bank note - click to enlarge

SYS at left. Printer CPF. Palace on reverse.

International Bank Note Society (IBNS) Life Membership No. 164
Latin American Banknote Society (LANSA) Membership No. 1464