Banknote Index


Country Nepal
Authority Nepal Rastra Bank
Currency Rupee
Denomination 20
Issue Start Date 1982
Issue End Date 1985
This Notes Issue Date 08/11/1982
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 139
Height in mm 70
Security Features Solid security thread.
Watermark: plumed crown.
Description Front King Birendra in royal dress and plumed crown; temple of Krishna in Patan; obverse of coin
Description Back Swamp deer, bank logo, and coat of arms
Comments Nepal Rastra Bank signature variety 7.
Printer: BWC (without imprint).
White borders, unlike later issues.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 50830

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
20th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0032a sgn.10 $5.00 2014 UNC 
The Banknote Book B229a $5.50 2015 UNC 
Nepal, 20 Rupee, P32a sgn.10, B229a