Scotland 5 Pounds (Royal Bank of Scotland)
The pound sterling (Scotland 5 Pounds (Royal Bank of Scotland)) is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, England, the Isle of Man, Gibraltar, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.
The pound was a unit of account in Anglo-Saxon England, and its origins date back to the reign of King Offa of Mercia (757–796).
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The 5 Scottish pounds note front design features the portrait of Anna “Nan” Shepherd (1893 – 1981).
She was a Scottish writer and poet remembered particularly by his seminal mountain memories, The Living Mountain.
On a background with a fragment of The Living Mountain by Nan Shepherd and the Cairngorms (a mountain range in the eastern Highlands of Scotland).
A sketch of a representation of the botanica that is used in the dyeing process. In addition the holographic logo of the Royal Bank of Scotland.
The reverse of the note presents an illustration of two Atlantic mackerels. An excerpt from the poem ‘The Choice’ by Sorley MacLean (Scottish Gaelic poet, 1911 – 1996). A sketch of a representation of the botanica that is used in the dyeing process.
The holographic logo of the Royal Bank of Scotland.
This note is part of the Royal Bank of Scotland 2016 series.
Also its color is blue and yellow on a multicolor underprint.
Text: £5, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc promise to pay the bearer on demand Five Pounds Sterling at their Head Office here in Edinburgh by order of the Board. Chief Executive Officer, Royal Bank of Scotland, Nan Shepherd 1893 – 1981, But the struggle between frost and the force in running water is not quickly over.
The battle fluctuates, and at the point of fluctuation between the motion in the water and the immobility of frost, strange and beautiful forms are evolved. It’s a grand thing to get leave to live, Five Pound Sterling.
The reason why of the Scotland Pound
Three Scottish retail banks issue the Scottish pound notes: Bank of Scotland, Royal Bank of Scotland, and Clydesdale Bank. The Bank of England oversees the monetary policy of the pound sterling and regulates the amount of money in circulation. Official currency symbol: £/p (pre-decimal).