r38b – Mc59 # 1924 Kell/Collins Five Pound Banknotes

r38b 1924 Kell/Collins Five Pound Banknotes

Obverse Coat of Arms
Reverse Hawkesbury River, N.S.W
Signatories James Kell, Chairman of Directors, Note Issue Department
Commonwealth Bank of Australia
James R. Collins, Secretary to the Treasury
Size 180.34mm [width] 78.74mm [height]
Composition Paper – 75 gsm
Watermark Light basketweave around edges and ’£5’ (twice) in centre
Dark ’Commonwealth’ above and ’Australia’ below centre
Serial NumbersDark Blue Signatures Prefix letter Q over numeral
Q/5 [first number unknown] to Q/7 620870

Notes : The Kell/Collins signature combination was printed in both black and dark blue. Examination by holding the note up to light may be necessary to determine the colour used on a particular note.

Valuation : r38b – Mc59 # Kell/Collins Five Pound Banknotes

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