Bank of Mauritius
140 x 68 mm
In circulation. A sleeping bird in the transparent window. The dodo is an extinct and flightless bird native to Mauritius. First seen around 1598 and last seen in 1662.
The coat of arms lower left. Joseph Maurice Paturau (1916-1996). He was an Allied pilot during World War II. He was a businessman and Minister of Industry and Commerce (1962-1966). In the background, the facade of the Bank of Mauritius.
Caudan buildings at the water's edge.