Wikipedia:Picture of the day/July 2017


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Prince Edward Island dollar
A banknote in the denomination of ten Prince Edward Island dollars. Introduced in 1872 by the Bank of Prince Edward Island, this dollar circulated in the then-British colony of Prince Edward Island. It replaced the pound at a rate of 1 pound to 4.866 dollars. Although Prince Edward Island joined the Canadian Confederation in 1873, its dollar was reissued once before being absorbed into the Canadian dollar.

Other notes: $1, $2, $5, $20Banknote: British American Banknote Company (image courtesy of the National Numismatic Collection, National Museum of American History)

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