Ghana P-45 / 1 Cedi 2019 – UNC




Issued by Bank of Ghana
Issue 2019 “Smaller Portraits” Issue. 04.03.2019
Size 137 x 65 mm
Printer De La Rue, London (England) – DLR
Watermark Tetteh Quarshie; Cacao pod; Electrotype “1”; Cornerstone
Security features Consecutively running red vertical and black horizontal ascending serial numbers on the front of the banknote. Fluorescing on the obverse under ultraviolet light: the vertical serial number (orange), the ‘1’ denominational block and the coloured filament fibers (hairs). The design segment around the stockpile of the gold bars and the filament fibers (hairs) on the reverse fluoresce in blue and yellow colours while being exposed to ultraviolet light. Solid reverse-embedded yet semi-exposed (segmented, windowed) on the obverse 3 mm wide red Galaxy® security thread that displays opposite reflections when the banknote is turned up or down vertically.
Signature Ernest Addison
Obverse The Independence Square of Accra, Ghana, inscribed with the words “Freedom and Justice, AD 1957”
“Big Six” (six leaders of Ghana: Francis Nwia Kofie Kwame NkrumahEbenezer Ako AdjeiEdward Akufo-AddoJoseph Boakye DanquahEmmanuel Odarkwei Obetsebi-LampteyWilliam Ofori Atta)
Reverse Akosombo dam (Volta Lake)