Liberia P-19 / 5 Dollars 1989 – UNC

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Liberia P-19 / 5 Dollars 1989 – UNC

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Issued by National Bank of Liberia
Issue 1989 & 1991 Issues. 12.04.1989
Size 157 x 67 mm
Printer Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited (England) – TDLR
Obverse First president of Liberia, Joseph Jenkins Roberts
Coat of arms depicting a shield containing a picture of 19th century ship arriving in Liberia. The ship symbolizes the ships which brought the freed slaves from the United States to Liberia. The plough (plow) and the shovel represent the dignity of labor and hard work through which the nation will prosper. The rising sun in the background represents the birth of a nation. The palm tree, the nation’s most versatile source of food, represents prosperity. The white dove with a scroll represents the breath of peace
Reverse National Bank of Liberia building, Monrovia.
Logo of the Central Bank of Liberia depicting “Kissi Money” and a 1969 Liberian 50 Cents coin