Several banks have issued banknotes for Hong Kong in the past. This included the Chartered Bank
10 dollars dated 1981 (P77b) They are coloured bright green with a stylised carp on the front. The
Arms of the bank and the Bank Headquarters appears on the back. Crisp EF.
For quite a few years now the banknotes issued by Vietnam have been printed on polymer plastic.
Yet in 2016 a new 100 Dong note was issued, bigger than normal and printed on paper. It was
issued to mark the 55th Anniversary of National Banking in Vietnam 1961-2016. Ho Chi Minh is on
the front and a view of the bank headquarters in Hanoi is on the back. Uncirculated.
A wonderful set of 5 different Uncirculated notes from Indonesia These were first
issued in 2016 Included in the set are the 1000, 2000 ,5000, 10,000 and 20,000
rupiah. It’s a colourful set with portraits of prominent citizens on the front. The backs
all feature different dancers. A great set in uncirculated.
In the countries Japan occupied during the Second World War, a special currency was issued denominated
in the currency of the country before the occupation. In the case of Burma these Japanese
Government headed notes were denominated in rupees. We offer examples of the 10 rupees issued for
Burma (P16) The design was simple with a vignette of temples on the front and a panel of engraving on the back. Available here in F-VF.