Banknote Index


Country India
Authority Reserve Bank of India
Currency Rupee
Denomination 2
Issue Start Date 1947
Issue End Date 1957
This Notes Issue Date No Date
Set/Series Name India, Republic, RBI First Series
Number of Items in Set 46
Set Details 5x2Rupee, 9x5Rupee, 8x10Rupee, 8x100Rupee, 4x1000Rupee, 5x5000Rupee, 7x10000Rupee
Type Normal
Material Paper
Height in mm 114
Signatures 64
Security Features Watermark: Ashoka column
Description Front Ashoka column
Description Back Tiger; 7 value text lines; third line 18mm long
Comments Incorrect Hindi on front middle under Rupees. Also error on back.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 51832

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
17th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0028 $20.00 2011 UNC 
India, 2 Rupee, P28