2 South African Rand banknote (van Riebeeck large type)

The South African Reserve Bank issued South African Rand banknotes in 9 different denominations, including this 2 South African Rand banknote (van Riebeeck large type). They are part of the withdrawn South African Rand banknotes series. The South African Reserve Bank started issuing these 2 South African Rand banknotes in 1961. They were withdrawn from circulation in 1966.

This old 2 rand note from South Africa is larger than the more current South African banknotes. On the front is the image of Dutch colonial administrator Jan van Riebeeck and three of van Riebeeck’s sailing ships on their way to Capte Town. On the back side is a lion clutching three paper scrolls and the South African old national motto ‘Ex Unitate Vires’.

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