This interesting note from Bukittinggi was issued in red, green and blue with many serial number varieties. Have a look at what I have collected so far.... Download the full article here. ... Read More
The 1948 issue of the Surakarta notes contained lines to indicate the value of the notes, like five thin lines to represent the value “5” and 2 thick and one thin line to represent the value “2 ½”.
The 1949 issues do not contain this additional value indication. These notes have ... Read More
By Rob Huisman, August 2014.
Recently surfaced extremely rare PoW money from Tamuang (Tamuan), Thailand. c. 1944. Tamuang camp, thirty nine kilometres north of Nong Pladuk (also known as Non Pladuk), eleven kilometres south of Kanchanaburi, or 375 kilometres south of Thanbyuzayat. Tamuang served as a transit camp and hospital for ... Read More
Last week at the Papermoney fair in Valkenburg, a collector came to my table with a 25 Gulden note from the Netherlands Indies with an unidentified stamp on the obverse. The text of the stamp read the two words "YERNIE" and "TIGO". I couldn't give an instant answer about the background ... Read More
During 1947 - 1949, the military authorities of the South Sumatra residency Palembang issued local papermoney. In the attached pdf you will find a detailed overview of all the issues and their varieties that are known to me to date.
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During 1947 - 1948, the government of Labuhan Batu issued local papermoney, printed in the city of Rantau Prapat. In the attached pdf you will find a detailed overview of all the issues and their varieties that are known to me to date.
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Part 7, November 1925 – March 1931, printed by Joh. Enschedé en Zonen.
Please find below what is to become chapter 7 of my Netherlands Indies and Indonesian paper money catalogue. This part is about the Coen II series, called that way because the portrait of the Dutch merchant and statesman ... Read More
By Rob Huisman, March 2013.
I came across this intriguing note in an auction in 2009 and was able to acquire it at a reasonable price. Recently I encountered the note again in my small pile of unidentified notes and notes with unidentified rubber stamp marks. Next, I spend a couple ... Read More
Uang Republik Indonesia Propinsi Sumatra (URIPS) 1948
By Rob Huisman
Emissie Oeang Republik Indonesia (URIPS), Bukittinggi, Sumatra, 17 April 1948, T.N. Hasan
100 (Seratus) Rupiah, 17 April 1948 (KUKI H-532, H-532A, H-532B)
type 1 (KUKI H-532A):
Obverse and reverse printed in black. The serial number consists of 2 characters and 5 numbers. The characters are printed ... Read More