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Country Portuguese India
Authority Banco Nacional Ultramarino - Goa
Currency Rupee
Denomination 50
Issue Start Date 1945
This Notes Issue Date 29/11/1945
Type Cancelled
Material Paper
Width in mm 155
Height in mm 82
Signatures Francisco Jose Vieira Machado - Antonio dos Santos Viegas
Description Front Afonso de Albuquerque (Portuguese General and 'empire builder')
Description Back Allegorical figure gazing at variety of shipping vessels
Comments Printed BWC

This note has been punch hole cancelled. Hoards of these items from various colonies were obtained by a Portuguese dealer and dispersed into the collector's market beginning in the 1990s.
Source Erwin van den Buys
BNI Banknote Id 60291

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
12th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0038 Sign.2 $450.00 2008 XF 
Portuguese India, 50 Rupee, P38 Sign.2