625 pieces and counting

there are approximately 850+ pieces of Commemorative banknotes issued, excluding those repeats

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Total commemorative banknotes issued is about 750 pieces (give or take). If you have achieved any figures close to this, then you are doing extremely well, as many of the older commemorative notes are hard to find in any conditions.

24 September 2017

The Gambia - 1 Dalasi 1978 Commemorative Opening Ceremony of Central Bank Building

This is a One Dalasi commemorative note issued in 1978 celebrating the opening ceremony of the new Central Bank of The Gambia HQ building. The note is dated 18th February 1978. The design of this note on the front is the same as the 1 Dalasi first issued in 1972 with the portrait of the then President Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara (b 1924, First President of Republic of The Gambia) and the reverse showing the Central Bank new building. This new building is located at Ecowas Avenue in Banjul, which is also the capital of The Gambia. The Central Bank of The Gambia (CBG) was established in 1971 when it took over the assets of the then Gambia Currency Board which was established on 01.10.1964. The CBG then issued it's first set of Dalasi notes with denominations of 1, 5. 10 and 25 Dalasi in 1972. Prior to that the country's used the Pound currency systems.

One Dalasi
Dated 1978, P8
Reverse

15 September 2017

Swaziland - 100 Emalangeni 2004 Central Bank Commemorative

One Hundred Emalangeni
2004, P33
Reverse
The above note was issued in 2004 to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Central Bank of Swaziland 1974-2004.

09 September 2017

Seychelles - 10 Rupees 40th Anniversary of Independence

A ten rupees (2-uncut sheet) commemorative note celebrating the country's 40th Anniversary of Independence from the British on 29.06.1976. The design of this note (dated 2013) is the same as the 10 rupees first issued in 1998, but with the following text added to the watermark area - 40th ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE. It is believed that this commemorative issue was released in uncut sheet format and then privately cut into 3-Uncut, 2-Uncut and single note by dealers. The note bears the signature of governor Caroline Abel. Caroline Abel was appointed to the central bank governor role on 14.03.2012. She is also the first woman appointed to this role since the country's independence in 1976.

Ten Rupees
Dated 2013
Reverse

03 September 2017

Singapore (and Brunei) - 2017 Currency Interchangeability Agreement (CIA) Commemorative $50 Uncut Sheet of 3

Singapore S$50 uncut sheet of 3. Only 3,000 sets at S$400 per set.

Fifty Dollars
Dated 2017
Reverse