|Mauritius 5 Rupees (1967)|
Item Code: MU-30A
Portrait, bust and left hand of Queen Elizabeth II
wearing the regalia of the Order of the Garter from a
1956 painting by Pietro Annigoni. Coat of arms depicting Dodo (Raphus cucullatus), Sambar deer (Rusa unicolor),
lymphad, palm trees, sugar cane, key. Blindfolded Justitia, Lady Justice or Themis holding balance scales and
a sword. Bank of Mauritius building. Blooms of Boucle d'Oreille (Trochetia boutoniana). Reverse: Sailing boat,
Lion Mountain or Montagne de Lion and the Monument to the Dutch Sailors' First Landing (year 1598) at Vieux
Grand Port near Mahebourg. Watermark: Dodo bird. Artist: Unknown. Engraver: Unknown. Main colour: Blue.
Security features: Watermark. Running serial numbers. Metallic security strip. Signatures: Aunauth Beejadhur
(Governor of the Bank); Donald George Herbert Cook (Managing Director). Printing method: Intaglio. Issuer: Bank
of Mauritius. Date of Issue: 1967. Withdrawn: ~1985. Legal tender: No. Material: Cotton paper.
Printer: Thomas De La Rue and Company, Limited.
|Dimensions: 138 x 77 mm|
Bank of Mauritius. This note is legal
tender for the payment of the amount stated thereon
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