Banknote Index


Country Canada
Authority Bank of Canada
Currency Dollar
Denomination 2
Issue Start Date 1954
Issue End Date 1956
This Notes Issue Date 1954
Set/Series Name Canada 1954 Devil's Face
Number of Items in Set 15
Item Set Number 03
Set Details Short-lived series due to devil's image seen in queen's hairdo. This led the BOC to request a modified set of plate engravings from 1955 onward.
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 152
Height in mm 70
Signatures J E Coyne & E F Towers
Security Features No Watermark

No security thread
Description Front Coat of Arms under-print

QEII at right (Devil's head in hairdo)
Description Back Rural scene near Richmond Quebec

Incorporating river trees homes and a church
Comments Printer = BABC
Source Bill Vesty
BNI Banknote Id 63378

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
12th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0067a $375.00 2008 UNC 
Canada, 2 Dollar, P67a