Value of Zanzibar August 1st 1916 5 Rupees Bank Note
Zanzibar August 1st 1916 5 Rupees Bank Note
Denomination: Five Rupees
Comments: These notes are rare, but they are still available for a few thousand dollars in most cases. These could also have a 1st September, 1916 date. Every bank note from Zanzibar has two vignettes on it. The right side shows eight fruit pickers. The left side of the note shows a sailing ship or boat called a dhow.
Text: The Zanzibar Government – Promises to pay the bearer on Demand the sum of Five Rupees – Zanzibar, 1st August, 1916 – For The Government of Zanzibar (the backs of these banknotes are blank)