Union and Apartheid-era South African money featuring Jan van Riebeck. He is no longer featured on South African money, which MIGHT have something to do with the fact that he begged the Dutch East India Company to let him enslave the natives.

Union and Apartheid-era South African money featuring Jan van Riebeck. He is no longer featured on South African money, which MIGHT have something to do with the fact that he begged the Dutch East India Company to let him enslave the natives.

South African one rand notes - I keep a few for memories :)

South African one rand notes - I keep a few for memories :)

South Africa 5 Rand (1978-1994)  Obverse: Portrait of Johan Anthoniszoon "Jan" van Riebeeck (21 April 1619 – 18 January 1677); Diamond. Reverse: Industrial processing, mining plant; City skyscraper skyline. Signature: Dr. Christian Lodewyk Stals (Governor President, in office from 8th August 1989 to 7th August 1999). Watermark: Effigy of Jan van Riebeeck.

South Africa 5 Rand (1978-1994) Obverse: Portrait of Johan Anthoniszoon "Jan" van Riebeeck (21 April 1619 – 18 January 1677); Diamond. Reverse: Industrial processing, mining plant; City skyscraper skyline. Signature: Dr. Christian Lodewyk Stals (Governor President, in office from 8th August 1989 to 7th August 1999). Watermark: Effigy of Jan van Riebeeck.

Old South African Rand currency. I remember receiving these for a birthday or Christmas present inside a card. Can't imagine posting money through the post in today's world.

Old South African Rand currency. I remember receiving these for a birthday or Christmas present inside a card. Can't imagine posting money through the post in today's world.

Old SA bank notes - remember when your birthday card contained a blue one & you could actually buy something with it? :-D

Old SA bank notes - remember when your birthday card contained a blue one & you could actually buy something with it? :-D

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