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1937 Ten(10) Dollars, Sarawak Bank Note

This is a ten dollar ($10) 1/6/1937 Sarawak big bank note


  • Size is 158mm x 114mm
  • Designed and printed by Bradbury Wilkinson & Co Ltd, London
  • Colours:Red on white paper, with black serial numbers, date and facsimile signature
  • Quantity printed:200,000 notes
  • There are three issuane of ten dollars Sarawak notes dated 1/7/1929 (Treasurer: A.A.Rennie) ;1/6/1937(Treasurer:H.H.Calver) and 1/1/1940 (Treasurer:B.A.Trenchman)

$10 1/6/1937 Sarawak Bank Note

On the front we see:

  • Within a patterned border “THE GOVERNMENT OF/SARAWAK/Promise to Pay the/Bearer on Demand at Kuching/TEN DOLLARS/local currency for value received”. To the left of this, the State Crest on a background of palm trees and on the right is the bust of the Rajah Charles Vyner Brooke facing to the left
  • Signature : treasurer: H.H.Calver

$10 1/6/1937 Sarawak Bank Note

On the back:

  • Within an ornamental panel, a picture of the government buildings, with the figures”10″ on either side of it. Abovethe picture “THE/GOVERNMENT/OF” and below it “SARAWAK”


$10 1/7/1929 Sarawak Bank Note

$5 1/1/1938 Sarawak Bank Note

$1 1/1/1935 Sarawak Bank Note

10 cent Letter “B” 1/8/1940 Bank Note

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