Banknote Index


Country Nepal
Authority Nepal Rastra Bank
Currency Rupee
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 1986
Issue End Date 2001
This Notes Issue Date January 2000
Set/Series Name Nepal, 1981-2001 Issues
Number of Items in Set 21
Set Details 1x2Rupee, 8x5Rupee, 2x10Rupee, 2x20Rupee, 5x50Rupee, 1x100Rupee, 1x500Rupee, 1x1000Rupee
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 120
Height in mm 70
Security Features Solid security thread.
Watermark: plumed crown.
Description Front King Birendra in royal dress and plumed cap; temple of Taleju; obverse of coin
Description Back Bank logo; yaks grazing; Mount Everest; coat of arms
Comments Nepal Rastra Bank signature variety 10.
Printer: FCOF (without imprint).
24-mm wide serial number.
The left end of the second and third lines of text on front (text at left of temple roof) align vertically.
Can be distinguished from B225e (printed by G&D) using the serial number prefix: Nepali 'g' in B225e, and nepali 'gh' in B225g.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 50829

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
20th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0030a sgn.13 $2.00 2014 UNC 
The Banknote Book B225g $1.00 2015 UNC 
Nepal, 5 Rupee, P30a sgn.13, B225g