Description of Paper Money / Banknote
1896-1921. Blue-gray and deep blue-green. Mercury at left, 3 crowned city arms (Batavia at center, Surabaya at left, Semarang at right.) in wreaths at upper center, Jan Pieterzoon Coen with ruffled collar at right. Back: Blue-gray and brown. Legal text (with varieties) in 4 languages: Dutch, Javanese, Chinese and Arabic. Watermark: "JAV. BANK." Printer: JEZ. Overprint: SPECIMEN.