Banknote Index


Country Nepal
Authority Nepal Rastra Bank
Currency Rupee
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 2004
This Notes Issue Date 10/2004
Set/Series Name Nepal, 2002-2004 Issues
Number of Items in Set 7
Set Details 2x5Rupee, 1x20 Rupee, 1x50Rupee, 1x100Rupee, 1x500Rupee, 1x1000Rupee
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 120
Height in mm 70
Security Features Solid security thread.
Watermark: King gyanendra.
Description Front Red portrait of King Gyanendra in royal dress and plumed crown; Temple of Taleju; obverse of coin
Description Back Bank logo; yaks grazing; Mount Everest; coat of arms
Comments Nepal Rastra Bank signature variety 12.
20-mm serial number.
Printer: TDLR (without imprint).
This note can be distinguished from the 5-rupee banknote, 2005 Issue, by looking for three words (instead of two) just over the signature.
Source Kyle Mathers
BNI Banknote Id 13962

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
20th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0053a $3.00 2014 UNC 
The Banknote Book B254a $1.00 2015 UNC 
Nepal, 5 Rupee, P53a, B254a