Banknote Index


Country India
Authority Reserve Bank of India
Currency Rupee
Denomination 5
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
Width in mm 128
Height in mm 74
Signatures B. Rama Rau
Security Features Solid security threat.
Watermark: Ashoka column
Description Front Ashoka column
Description Back Antelopes
Comments English and Hindi value on face.
Error Hindi value.
8 value lines on back, fourth line 21mm long.
Source Victor M. Gonzalez Miguel
BNI Banknote Id 51836

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
17th Ed SCWPM Modern Issues P-0033 $35.00 2011 UNC 
India, 5 Rupee, P33