Bank of Canada 1954 $1 BCS Almost UNC 58 Original BC-37b-i Beattie Rasminsky Modified Portrait
Prior to 1954, notes having printing errors by the bank note companies or signing errors by Bank of Canada employees had to be set aside in the Bank's examining room until replacement notes were received from the printer. Due to the delay and the tedious task of supplying a replacement of individually numbered notes to match the error notes, a new system was set in place wherein independently numbered replacement notes were printed with an asterisk preceding the serial number and stocks of these were used to replace defective/error notes.
Presented here is a beautiful choice uncirculated $1 1954 Bank of Canada note having a Modified portrait of Queen Elizabeth II (black with green tint) on the front and a view of the Western prairie and sky (green) on the back, signed by J.R. Beattie (left) and L. Rasminsky (right).
Institute: Bank of Canada
2 Letter Prefix and Serial: H/M73547288
Cat No.: BC-37b-i
Size: 6 X 2 3/4 inches
Front: Queen Elizabeth II
Back: Western prairie and the sky
Printing method: Intaglio steel engraving process
Contractor: British American Bank Note Company (BABN)
Grade: Almost Unc 58 Original
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