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Bahamas 50 Dollar Note

Nominated by Richard Perera, IBNS Member 11953-R

BHS-50-Front
BHS-50-Back
 
NoteB354 (PNL): 50 dollars (US$50)
Predominant Colour(s)Light blue, pink, green, orange, and brown
FrontEnglish text; sand dollar as registration device; Parliament House; map; frangipani flower; flying bird in SPARK Orbital OVI; Roland T. Symonette
Back (vertical)English text; coat of arms; Central Bank building headquarters in Nassau with flags and palm trees; sand dollar
WatermarkRoland T. Symonette with electrotype 50
Additional SecurityRapid windowed security thread with demetalized 50 and sand dollar
PrinterCANADIAN BANK NOTE COMPANY LIMITED
Size156 x 67 mm Composite (Durasafe)
Introduced10/03/2019
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book