Eswatini new 50-lilangeni commemorative note (B106a) reportedly introduced 10.05.2024

This 50-lilangeni note commemorates the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Monetary Authority of Swaziland, the forerunner of the Central Bank of Eswatini. It is like the preceding issues, but with the a new purple OVI device replacing the green shield and spears at right front, and a different building on the back.

B106 (PNL): 50 emalangeni (US$2.70)

Violet. Front: English and Swazi text; King Mswati III; coat of arms with lion and elephant flanking shield topped with crown of feathers (lidlabe); purple OVI device. Back: English text; unknown building; bank seal. Green-to-pink windowed security thread with demetalized CBE 50. Watermark: King Mswati III and electrotype 50. Printer: GIESECKE + DEVRIENT – GERMANY. 152 x 70 mm. Composite (Hybrid).

a. Date unknown. Sig. 2: Rijkenberg/Mnisi. Prefix AD. Intro: 10.05.2024.

300-dpi scans requested.

Courtesy of Charles Toussaint and Claudio Marana.

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