TT PK 51s 1945-50 LEBANON 25 LIVRES "SPECIMEN" PMG 66 EPQ GEM UNC. 1945-50 25 Livres from Lebanon. Pk 51s and serial number O.
Specimen banknote graded 66 Exceptional Paper Quality Gem Uncirculated by PMG and is Finest Known according to PMG Population Report. Wonderful French printing and polychrome colors are seen on this famous series which also featured the 100 Livres "Magic Carpet" note. Only two dates were issued for this design, 1945 and 1950, as the majority of notes in circulation at the time were those prepared by Bradbury Wilkinson. A light paper wave as expected on this all original example continues to roll across the note. All zero serial numbers and a roulette cancelled SPECIMEN are seen.1.12.1945; 1.8.1950. Lebanon's first banknotes were issued by the Bank of Syria and Greater Lebanon (Banque du Syrie et Grand-Liban) in 1925.
Denominations ran from 25 girsha through to 100 pounds. In 1939, the bank's name was changed to the Bank of Syria and Lebanon. The first 250 pound notes appeared that year. Notes for 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 and 100 pounds were issued. All notes feautires an Arabic side with the value in Arabic script numerals of large size.
The other side is in French with the serial number in both Arabic and Latin script and in bar code below the latter one. Its the early bird who catches this worm and those who invest and acquire the highest grades that they can afford will benefit better then any other rarity that we are aware of!!! Please always look at our Auctions as we will continue to bring you the finest material the World has to offer at todays severely under valued prices. Mark our words as we know what we are talking about! 3-5 Years from now you will only say to yourself, I coulda woulda shoulda bought more than I did.
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