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East Africa p9: 5 Florin from 1920

Paper money from East Africa
Country and Pick Number:East Africa pick 9
Banknote Series:1920 Second Issue
Bank / Issuer:East African Currency Board
First Year of Issue:1920
Denomination and Currency:5 Florin
Issue Type:Regular Issue
Name of Issuer / Bank:East African Currency Board
Name of Issue:1920 Second Issue
Description of Paper Money / Banknote
1.5.1920. Blue and green. Portrait King George V at right. Back: Blue. Lion at center.
Front of East Africa banknote, 5 Florin, pick 9 from the year 1920
Reverse side of East Africa banknote, 5 Florin, pick 9 from the year 1920
F condition sold for $6,655.00 on 2012-07-25

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Comment by Proteus on 2013-03-10

"The Standard Catalog of World Paper Money says that the animal on the back is a hippo -- must be a hairy sub-species ;)"

Comment by benuminister on 2014-08-17

"Probably a hippo eater as well. "

Comment by Proteus on 2014-08-17

"I think that a hippo might be a little bit too chewy, unless we are talking about eating the paper money itself, in which case its a good quantity of fiber, right?!"

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