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500 Vatu

Issuing authority: Central Bank of Vanuatu

Original size: 140 x 70 mm

VU - B102

Banknote design copyright by the Central Bank of Vanuatu

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Vorderseite: Landeswappen Vanuatus (vor einem Vulkan stehender melanesischer Häupt­ling mit Speer).
Rückseite: Holzstatuen; Zwei Trommler mit Schlitztrommeln; Schild; Eckzahn eines Keilers.

Front side: Vanuatu's coat of arms (Melanesian chief holding a spear and standing in front of a volcano).
Back side: Wooden statues; Two drummers with slit drums; Shield; Boar's tusk.


Not dated.
Signatures of Philip Shing (as PRESIDENT) and John A. Howard (as GENERAL MANAGER). Melanesian male head as watermark. Solid security thread. Two horizontal 6-digit serial numbers on the front side. Both are printed in black, have a double letter prefix and digits of the same size. Printed by Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co., United Kingdom.


Introduced on 22. March 1982.