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5.000 Vatu

Issuing authority: Reserve Bank of Vanuatu

Original size: 150 x 65 mm

VU - B212

Banknote design copyright by the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu

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Vorderseite: Landeswappen Vanuatus (vor einem Vulkan stehender melanesischer Häupt­ling mit Speer); Land­karte Vanuatus.
Rückseite: Landkarte Vanuatus; Fisch; Palme; Zwei Frauen in einem Auslegerkanu; Lianen­springer.

Front side: Vanuatu's coat of arms (Melanesian chief holding a spear and standing in front of a volcano); Map of Vanuatu.
Back side: Map of Vanuatu; Fish; Palm tree; Two women in an outrigger canoe; Land diver.


Dated 2017The first two digits of the serial number represent the year of printing (e.g. 17 = 2017).
Signatures of Simeon M. Athy (as GOVERNOR) and Gaetan Pikioune (as MINISTER OF FINANCE). No water­mark. Bank logo as shadow image. No security thread. Conch shell as transparent window. Geometrical pattern as registration device. One red horizontal and one black vertical 8-digit serial number on the front side. Both have a double letter prefix and digits of the same size. Printed by Note Printing Australia on polymer substrate.


Culture is the main theme of the note introduced on 28. July 2017.