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Paper Money Series Collection 1937-1991

Item Number:

510-222
Paper Money Series Collection 1937-1991
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Paper Money Series Collection 1937-1991
Paper Money Series Collection 1937-1991

TSC Price: $3,995.00

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Enter Quantity: In Stock
This comprehensive 38 piece collection includes examples of every date and denomination of Canadian bank note, from the $1 note to the $100 note, for each series of bank note issued by the Bank of Canada. All of the series are represented including the 1937 King George VI Allegorical Design series, the rare and highly sought after 1954 devil's face issue, the 1969-1975 Mulitcolour series and the 1986-1991 Birds series. 1967 $1 issues and 1979 $5 and $20 issues are also included. The older notes are in "excellent collectible" mid grade circulated condition, while the later notes are uncirculated.          

1937 Series
Features the face design of King George VI on the $1-$50 notes and the $100 note features a portrait of Sir John A. MacDonald. The 1937 series is the first series of bilingual banknotes in Canada and the last issue to feature allegorical designs. The allegorical vignettes are also regarded as some of the most beautiful artwork ever to appear on Canadian banknotes.

• $1     Agriculture Allegory: Seated female with agricultural products
• $2     Harvest Allegory:  Seated female with fruits of the harvest
• $5     Electric Power Allegory:  Seated male with symbols of electricity
• $10   Transportation Allegory:  Mercury with ships, trains and an airplane
• $20   Fertility Allegory:  Seated female with a sickle
• $50   Modern Inventions Allegory:  Seated female with symbols of radio broadcasting
• $100 Commerce and Industry Allegory:  Seared male showing ship to child, dock and industrial scene in background

1954 Devil's Face and 1954  Modified Series
The original "young portrait" of Queen Elizabeth appears on all the face of all of the banknotes.

• $1      Western Prairie scene
• $2      Landscape from the Upper Melbourne, Richmond, Quebec
• $5      Otter Falls, mile 996, Alaska Highway
• $10    Mount Burgess, B.C.
• $20    Laurentians in winter
• $50    Beach and breakers, Lockeport N.S.
• $100  Mountains, valley and lake

Centennial Issue
Centennial Symbol/Queen Elizabeth II - Centennial symbol is  a stylized Maple Leaf divided into eleven triangles.

• $1 Double Dated Old Parliament buildings
• $1 Serial Number Old Parliament buildings
       
Multicolour Series 1969-1975
The second portrait of Queen Elizabeth appears on the face of the $1, $2, and $20 notes. Sir Wilfred Laurier appears on the front of the $5 note, Sir John A. Macdonald appears on the face of the $10 note, William Lyon MacKenzie King appears on the $50 and Sir Robert Borden is on the $100.

• $1      1973    Parliament Buildings as seen from across the Ottawa River
• $2      1974    Inuit Hunting Scene on Baffin Island
• $5      1972    Salmon Boat, Johnston Straight, Vancouver Island
• $10    1971    Industrial Scene. Sarnia, Ontario
• $20    1969    Moraine Lake, Alberta
• $50    1975    R.C.M.P. Musical Ride - dome formation
• $100  1975    Lunenburg Harbour, N.S.

1979 Issue
$5 Coat of Arms of Canada / Sir Wilfrid Laurier, $20 Coat of Arms of Canada/Queen Elizabeth II
• $5    1979    Salmon, Johnston Strait, Vancouver Island
• $20  1979    Moraine lake, Alberta    

Bird Series 1986-1991
The portrait of Queen Elizabeth appears on the face of the $2, and $20 notes. Sir Wilfred Laurier appears on the front of the $5 note and Sir John A. Macdonald appears on the face of the $10 note, William Lyon MacKenzie King appears on the $50 and Sir Robert Borden is on the $100.

• $2      1986    Robin
• $5      1986    Belted Kingfisher
• $10    1989    Osprey
• $20    1991    Common Loon
• $50    1988    Snowy Owl
• $100   1988    Canada Goose

Includes:
• Paper Money Series Collection 1937-1991 (38 notes in custom album)

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