Bank of Canada 1973 $1 BCS Choice UNC 64 BC-46Aa Lawson-Bouey Replacem - Lovable Collectibles

Bank of Canada 1973 $1 BCS Choice UNC 64 BC-46Aa Lawson-Bouey Replacement

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Bank of Canada 1973 $1 BCS Choice UNC 64 Original BC-46Aa Lawson-Bouey Replacement Note

Brief History

As a result of rampant counterfeiting during the period from 1969 forth as well exhaustion of the prefix letter combinations, newer multicolour issues having advanced security features were printed which reduced counterfeiting in the years to follow. The traditional promise "will pay to the bearer on demand" was replaced by the words "this note is legal tender" reflecting that government paper currency could no longer be redeemable in gold. Contrary to previous issues, the prefix were no letters we no longer in a fractional form rather the denominational letter appeared first followed by the series letter. All letters except I, O and Q were used as series letters. 

 

Details

Presented here is a beautiful UNC 64 Original $1 1973 Bank of Canada note having a Coat of Arms of Canada and portrait of Queen Elizabeth II (green multicolored tint) on the front and a view of the Parliament Hill across the Ottawa river (green blue tint), signed by R. William Lawson (left) and Gerald K. Bouey (right). 

Institute: Bank of Canada

Denomination: $1

2 Letter Prefix and Serial: *NP6586875

Cat No.: BC-46aA

Year: 1973

Front: Coat of Arms of Canada and Queen Elizabeth II 

Back: View of the Parliament Hill across the Ottawa River

Printing method: Intaglio steel engraving process

Contractor: British American Bank Note Company (based of the prefix)

Grader: BCS

Grade: Choice UNC 64 Original

 

The item you see in the images is the item you will receive. 

Sales tax is applicable to all Canadian Buyers.

US & International buyers are responsible for any import duties or fees incurred.

30 day returns are accepted as long as the item is returned in its original conditions, undamaged and unaltered otherwise no refund is applicable.

 

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