Banknote Index


Country Suriname
Authority De Surinaamsche Bank
Currency Gulden
Denomination 25
Issue Start Date 1920
Issue End Date 1925
This Notes Issue Date 1920
Set Details Consisting of following values released over the years: fl 10, 25, 50, 100
Type Color Trial
Material Paper
Width in mm 203
Height in mm 105
Signatures none
Security Features watermark: SURINAAMSCHE BANK
Description Front Drawn A. van der Vossen

Top left: Indian fishing
Top right: Farmer working in rice field
Bottom left: Worker on sugar plantation
Bottom right: Gold diggers working in a gold mine
Description Back Stuck into cardboard frame
Comments This particular color trial is in red color. Notes issued for circulation were issued in green color.

Color Trial Proof of face

No color trials are known or recorded or even referred to in T.F.A. van Elmpt 1997-dated book 'Suriname Paper Currency Volume 1 - 1760 to 1957'

This particular illustrated collection was obtained from a private Sydney collection of the 1990s.

This note is not recorded in Stichting Museum Enschede, ABN/Amro Bank, Royal Dutch Numismatic Museum, Dutch National Bank or any other collection and is presumed unique.
Source Paul Neumann
BNI Banknote Id 82127

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
12th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0075ct    
Suriname, 25 Gulden, P75ct