Elizabeth II 1960 £5 R50 Coombs/Wilson Reserve Bank Uncirculated

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Elizabeth II 1960 £5 R50 Coombs/Wilson Reserve Bank Uncirculated

Special Price $746.26 Regular Price $995.01
Product Code
AE011
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  • Australia’s very last £5 banknote issue
  • Offered in superior Uncirculated condition
  • Scarce in this superb state of preservation
  • Issued early in the reign of Queen Elizabeth II
  • Bears the Coombs/Wilson signature combination

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The second £5 issue of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, Australia’s final £5 banknote represents an historic signpost on the road to decimalisation. Issued under the authority of the Reserve Bank of Australia from 1960 to 1965, Australia’s very last £5 banknote is very scarce when found in strictly Uncirculated quality, as available here.

In large part, the difficulty in securing this note in the superior quality is the high denomination status of the £5. The £5 simply represented too much spending power for most Australians to casually set aside as a memento, and most notes are therefore generally available only in well circulated condition.

An exception to the rule, we have a small number of this historic ‘last-of-its-kind’ £5 note in superb, flawless Uncirculated condition.

More Information
Reference NumberR50
Banknote TypePaper
Country of IssueAustralia
Denomination£5
GradeUncirculated
Issued ByReserve Bank of Australia
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