Hong Kong 500 Dollars 2010 Front: Stitt the Lion, the bronze statue at the HSBC Bank main building, which is also depicted. Back: Lion Dance: drummer and people celebrating the Lunar New Year. Watermark: Multi-tonal Bauhinia flower; Electrotype '500'. Artist: Unknown. Engraver: Unknown. Main colour: Olive-brown. Signature: Unknown (Executive Director). Issuer: The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited. Date of First Issue: 1 January 2010.