Banknote Index


Country Bangladesh
Authority Bangladesh Bank
Currency Taka
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 1981
Issue End Date 1999
Set/Series Name Bangladesh, BB 1981-2000 Issues
Number of Items in Set 40
Set Details 7x5Taka, 6x10Taka, 5x20Taka, 5x50Taka, 12x100Taka, 5x500Taka
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 120
Height in mm 65
Security Features Solid security thread with printing.
Watermark: roaring tiger.
Description Front Terra cotta mihrab of the Kusumba Mosque in Rajshahi
Description Back Bank logo, industrial buildings, and sailing boats
Comments Bangladesh Bank signature variety 3.
Black signature.
3.5-mm tall serial numbers and 1-letter prefix.
Printer: BWC (without imprint).
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 50870

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
14th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0025b v1 $1.00 2008 UNC 
The Banknote Book BB B19b $1.00 March 2012 UNC 
Bangladesh, 5 Taka, P25b v1, BB B19b