Banknote Index


Country Sri Lanka
Authority Central Bank of Ceylon
Currency Rupee
Denomination 2
Issue Start Date 1979
Issue End Date 1979
This Notes Issue Date 26/03/1979
Set/Series Name Sri Lanka Ceylon, 1979 Issues
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 108
Height in mm 60
Security Features Solid security thread.
Watermark: Chinthe.
Description Front Fish
Description Back Butterfly and lizard
Comments Dated '1979-03-26'.
Central Bank of Ceylon signature variety 17.
Prefix range A/1 - A/60.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 45276

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
17th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0083a $4.50 2011 UNC 
The Banknote Book CBC B37a $8.00 2013 UNC 
Sri Lanka, 2 Rupee, P83a, CBC B37a